ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 6th match, Group B

Bangladesh v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 102 balls remaining)

2.4

Allott to Aminul Islam, 1 run, controlled thick outside edge thru the gully, the 3rd man collects

Bangladesh 8/2   Aminul Islam 1* (1b)

3.1

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, cut shot, swing and miss outside the off stump

3.2

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, upright defence outside the off stump and to the cover point

3.3

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, seaming away, batsman perhaps drew the bat inside the line, perhaps just playing down the utterly wrong line

3.4

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, defending again, off the off stump and onto the on side

3.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, FOUR, silly short ball from nash, cracks a pull shot over the mid wicket, brute of a shot

3.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, FOUR, overpitched, Aminul showing why he's rated the best batsman in the side, classy on drive and the way to the boundary

Bangladesh 16/2   Aminul Islam 9* (7b 2x4)

5.1

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, outside the off, seaming in, but not enough, safely left alone with the bat raised

5.2

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, wide of the off stump, Parore colects

5.3

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, defending on the on side

5.4

Nash to Aminul Islam, 1 no ball, chopped square, well fielded at point

5.4

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, coming into the off stump, good line and length, squeezed into the covers

5.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, lofted drive, oooh, lands very short of Horne at mid off

5.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run

Bangladesh 18/2   Aminul Islam 9* (14b 2x4)

6.6

Allott to Aminul Islam, 1 run, defends a yorker, ball runs away into the slips,2nd slip Astle misfields and the 3rd man has to do the job properly

Bangladesh 24/2   Aminul Islam 10* (15b 2x4)

7.1

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, defending towards the point

7.2

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, works the ball onto the on side, mid wicket fields

7.3

Nash to Aminul Islam, 2 runs, bottom edge pull shot behind the square leg, the fine leg has a bit of a jog around the boundary

7.4

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, straight and wide of the off stump, not punished by the umpire

7.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, turns it off his pads direct to the square leg

7.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, another lame ball outside the off stump, left alone, only 2 off the over, deserved a lot more

Bangladesh 26/2   Aminul Islam 12* (21b 2x4)

8.5

Allott to Aminul Islam, 1 wide, pitches way outside the off stump, seams away even further, should be worth 2 wides

8.5

Allott to Aminul Islam, no run

8.6

Allott to Aminul Islam, 1 run, looked like an attempted on drive, instead gets an inside edge down to the 3rd man

Bangladesh 30/2   Aminul Islam 13* (23b 2x4)

9.1

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, trying a defensive drive on the on side, seaming into the pad, an appeal, probably hit outside the line of the off stump

9.2

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run

9.3

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, defends outside the off stump down to the mid on

9.4

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, defends down the pitch, bowler collects

9.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run, outside the off stump, ball left alone, Parore performs performs his allocated duties

9.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, 1 run, a pull shot, top edged over the slips, seems headingfor 4, but the ball refuses to travel once it lands on earth, fine leg fields, all they get is a measely single

Bangladesh 31/2   Aminul Islam 14* (29b 2x4)

10.1

Cairns to Aminul Islam, 1 wide

10.1

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, good forward technically correct defence, which is mroe than we can saw for a few of the bangla shots

10.2

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run

10.3

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, slashing drive direct to the mid off, woefully timed

10.4

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, inside edge onto the pads, ball trickles down the pitch

10.5

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, slow ball out of the back of the hand, batsman seemed to pick it and tapped it easily to the mid off

10.6

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, defends off the off stump, Allott fields at mid wicket

Bangladesh 32/2   Aminul Islam 14* (35b 2x4)

11.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run

11.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, 1 run

Bangladesh 38/2   Aminul Islam 15* (37b 2x4)

12.1

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, cut shot swing and miss outside the off stump

12.2

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run

12.3

Cairns to Aminul Islam, no run, defensive outside the off stump, bowler fields in front of the nonstriker

12.4

Cairns to Aminul Islam, OUT, lovely ball, hopeless shot, seaming from outside the off stump, Aminul going for an *inappropriate* hoik over the mid wicket, plays outside the line, bang goes the middle stump out of the ground

Aminul Islam b Cairns 15 (43m 41b 2x4 0x6) SR: 36.58

Bangladesh 38/3   Aminul Islam 15 (41b 2x4)
Tournament Results
Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 20, 1999
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 17, 1999
Match tied
New Zealand v Pakistan at Manchester - Jun 16, 1999
Pakistan won by 9 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Leeds - Jun 13, 1999
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Nottingham - Jun 12, 1999
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
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Photos

May 17, 1999

Gavin Larsen took three wickets, Bangladesh v New Zealand, World Cup, Chelmsford, May 17, 1999

Gavin Larsen took three wickets

© PA Photos

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