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)

0.6

Allott to Mehrab Hossain, 2 runs, pushing thru the covers

Bangladesh 3/1   Mehrab Hossain 2* (1b)

2.1

Allott to Mehrab Hossain, no run, angles the face of th bat to the point fielder

2.2

Allott to Mehrab Hossain, no run, good seam, good bounce, passes over the leg stump, batsman nowhere near playing that

2.3

Allott to Mehrab Hossain, OUT, quick ball, or did the batsman just fall asleep, trying a very late cut, ball hits the pad, aimed at the off stump, the umpire was quick with the finger trigger, possibly before Mehrab even started his shot

Mehrab Hossain lbw b Allott 2 (10m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Bangladesh 7/2   Mehrab Hossain 2 (4b)
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

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