ICC World Cup, 1999 / Wicket commentary

ICC World Cup - 29th match, Group B

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Bangladesh won by 62 runs


Saqlain Mushtaq to Mehrab Hossain, 1 wide, OUT, turning down the legs, wide called, and moin removes the bails

Mehrab Hossain st †Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq 9 (79m 42b 0x4 0x6) SR: 21.42

Bangladesh 69/1   Shahriar Hossain 38* (53b 5x4)   Saqlain Mushtaq 0.3-0-11-1


Saqlain Mushtaq to Shahriar Hossain, OUT, turning down the legs, goes for the sweep, on the back foot, half hearted appeal from saqlain and given out

Shahriar Hossain lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq 39 (102m 60b 5x4 0x6) SR: 65.00

Bangladesh 70/2   Akram Khan 0* (7b)   Saqlain Mushtaq 1.4-0-11-2


Shahid Afridi to Aminul Islam, OUT, pitched outside off, goes for a wild swing, inside edge to stumps

Aminul Islam b Shahid Afridi 15 (44m 26b 2x4 0x6) SR: 57.69

Bangladesh 120/3   Akram Khan 27* (52b 4x4)   Shahid Afridi 1.1-0-8-1


Waqar Younis to Akram Khan, OUT, going for the shot too early, tried to play it on the onside, leading edge to akram at mid off

Akram Khan c Wasim Akram b Waqar Younis 42 (88m 66b 6x4 0x6) SR: 63.63

Bangladesh 148/4   Naimur Rahman 13* (16b 2x4)   Waqar Younis 6.3-1-28-1


Waqar Younis to Naimur Rahman, OUT, gem of a ball, swinging in, beating the batsman and uprooting the offstump

Naimur Rahman b Waqar Younis 13 (20m 20b 2x4 0x6) SR: 65.00

Bangladesh 148/5   * (b)   Waqar Younis 6.5-1-28-2


Saqlain Mushtaq to Minhajul Abedin, OUT, straight on, lobs it back to saqlain, pretty simple catch, literally threw away hs wicket, pretty bad shot

Minhajul Abedin c & b Saqlain Mushtaq 14 (27m 14b 2x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Bangladesh 187/6   Khaled Mahmud 23* (24b 3x4)   Saqlain Mushtaq 6.1-1-24-3


Saqlain Mushtaq to Khaled Mahmud, OUT, charges down the wicket, misses it completely, and moin clips the bails

Khaled Mahmud st †Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq 27 (36m 34b 3x4 0x6) SR: 79.41

Bangladesh 195/7   Khaled Mashud 3* (2b)   Saqlain Mushtaq 7.1-1-26-4


Saqlain Mushtaq to Khaled Mashud, no run, pitched in, lofts it over to mid off, and safe in the hands of Akhtar

Khaled Mashud not out 15 (29m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Bangladesh 208/8   Mohammad Rafique 4* (17b)   Saqlain Mushtaq 9.1-1-31-5


Wasim Akram to Niamur Rashid, OUT, swinging in, rapped on the pads, big appeal and given out

Niamur Rashid lbw b Wasim Akram 1 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Bangladesh 212/9   Mohammad Rafique 7* (21b)   Wasim Akram 9.1-0-30-1
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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May 17, 2000

31 May 1999: Shafiuddin Ahmed of Bangladesh celebrates the wicket of Ijaz Ahmed of Pakistan with wicketkeeper Khaled Masud during the match between Pakistan and Bangladesh in Group B of the Cricket World Cup at the County ground, Northampton. Mandatory Credit: Ross Kinnaird/ALLSPORT

The Bangladesh cricket team will be delighted if the other Test-playing nations follow Australia's lead and vote to support their application for Test match status at the next meeting of the International Cricket Council in June. ALLSPORT

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May 31, 1999

Saleem Malik bats, Bangladesh v Pakistan, World Cup, Northampton, 31 May 1999

Saleem Malik bats

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