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)

1.1

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, great ball to start with, outseamer just misses the defensive bat, passes the outside edge

1.2

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, forward defensive with the bat and pad

1.3

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, defending outside the off stump down the wicket

1.4

Nash to Akram Khan, FOUR, a scrummy yummy full toss on leg stump, easy drive thru the mid wicket, 1st bangladeshi 4 in the world cup

1.5

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, defensive tuck on the off stump

1.6

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, seaming into the pads, there's an appeal, but the newly bespectled Venkat says not out

Bangladesh 7/1   DJ Nash 1-0-4-0

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   DJ Nash 2-0-12-0

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   DJ Nash 3-0-13-0

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   DJ Nash 4-0-15-0

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   DJ Nash 5-0-16-0

11.1

Nash to Akram Khan, no run, defends off the stumps and back to the bowler

11.2

Nash to Akram Khan, FOUR, drives very well off the off stump and thru the mdi wicket

11.3

Nash to Akram Khan, no run

11.4

Nash to Akram Khan, 1 run

11.5

Nash to Aminul Islam, no run

11.6

Nash to Aminul Islam, 1 run

Bangladesh 38/2   DJ Nash 6-0-22-0

28.1

Nash to Naimur Rahman, no run, pushes down the wicket and back to the bowler

28.2

Nash to Naimur Rahman, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper

28.3

Nash to Naimur Rahman, no run

28.4

Nash to Naimur Rahman, no run, nondescript tap down the wicket, the ball is too bored to even roll anywhere

28.5

Nash to Naimur Rahman, no run, defensive into the covers

28.6

Nash to Naimur Rahman, 1 run, on the back foot, handy little late cut to the 3rd man

Bangladesh 83/7   DJ Nash 7-0-23-0

30.1

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run, to the keeper

30.2

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run, into the covers

30.3

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run, to the keeper again

30.4

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run

30.5

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run, pushed away to point

30.6

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run, a little dottie to complete the maiden

Bangladesh 85/8   DJ Nash 8-1-23-0

32.1

Nash to Enamul Haque, FOUR, attempted leg cutter, with the emphasis on attempted, turns into a fruity full toss outside the off stump, which is whacke dthru the covers

32.2

Nash to Enamul Haque, no run

32.3

Nash to Enamul Haque, 1 run

32.4

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run, cramped in defence, defends to the covers

32.5

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run, pushed from outside the off stump to the point

32.6

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, 1 run, shortish ball, no idea how to play it, flaps the bat at it, luckily connects down to the fine leg

Bangladesh 93/8   DJ Nash 9-1-29-0

34.1

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run

34.2

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run, hit hard into the covers, fielded well

34.3

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run, tries the tuck on the on side, nearly pops the catch to the short mid wicket

34.4

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, no run

34.5

Nash to Hasibul Hossain, 1 run, firm flick across the line and thru the square leg

34.6

Nash to Manjural Islam, no run, and that's the quota up for Nash

Bangladesh 97/9   DJ Nash 10-1-30-0
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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