ICC World Twenty20 - 5th match, Group D

Bangladesh v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 59 runs

3.3

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, no run, fuller length outside off stump, McCullum drives to cover

3.4

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, no run, McCullum strides forward and blocks towards the bowler

3.5

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, pushed towards mid-on off the front foot where there's a mis-field that allows the single

New Zealand 20/1   BB McCullum 1* (3b)

4.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, no run, good length outside off stump, punched off the front foot to cover

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, FOUR, superb placement and timing, McCullum jumps back to a length ball and punches through the small gap at cover

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, no run, he moves back again and plays the good length ball to cover

4.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, 1 run, pushed past the bowler towards mid-on

New Zealand 29/1   BB McCullum 6* (7b 1x4)

5.1

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullum leans forward and nudges the ball towards mid-on, who is on the edge of the circle

5.3

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullum moves forward to defend but gets an outside edge towards short third man, Franklin calls him through for a quick single

5.5

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, worked off the pads behind square for a single

New Zealand 34/1   BB McCullum 9* (10b 1x4)

6.1

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum strides forward and slaps a length ball from Shafiul over cover. There was lots of width outside off and McCullum freed his arms and whacked it

6.2

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 5 runs, good length angling into the right-hander, McCullum taps it to midwicket and runs a quick single. Mortaza runs in from midwicket, picks up and lets the throw rip at the bowler's end. There's no one backing up so New Zealand get four overthrows. Shafiul has hands on his head

6.5

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 1 run, full and straight, McCullum plays the drive past the bowler towards mid-off

New Zealand 45/1   BB McCullum 19* (13b 2x4)

7.1

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullun gets an inside edge on the leg side for a single

7.5

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, SIX, shot! McCullum charges the bowler and drives the ball with the turn over cover, getting under it and hitting it flat over the boundary. He reached away from his body to make contact

7.6

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, played to deep midwicket for a single

New Zealand 56/1   BB McCullum 27* (16b 2x4 1x6)

8.1

Mahmudullah to BB McCullum, 1 run, played off the back foot through point for a single

8.4

Mahmudullah to BB McCullum, 2 runs, a short ball and McCullum pulls through square leg, Nasir slides and chests the ball down to the fielder running from deep midwicket

8.5

Mahmudullah to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum unfurls the reverse sweep and places it past the fielder at short third man

8.6

Mahmudullah to BB McCullum, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, pushed off the front foot through point

New Zealand 69/1   BB McCullum 35* (20b 3x4 1x6)

9.1

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, no run, defended from the crease on the off side

9.2

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, no run, punched towards the bowler off the back foot.

9.3

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, 1 run, shorter length and McCullum pulls towards deep square leg

New Zealand 70/1   BB McCullum 36* (23b 3x4 1x6)

10.3

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, nudged off the pads to short fine leg and Franklin calls for the quick run, Shafiul fumbles the pick-up

10.5

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, SIX, that's high and far and the ball's landed on the grass banks beyond the midwicket boundary. McCullum charged Shakib and swung hard, making superb contact with the arm ball

10.6

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, no run, Shakib got that ball to turn after pitching on middle but McCullum was good in defence, staying back and playing late

New Zealand 84/1   BB McCullum 43* (26b 3x4 2x6)

11.2

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, FOUR, that's too short and McCullum's smashed the pull off the back foot, hitting it flat for a one-bounce four

11.3

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, 1 run, moves forward this time and sweeps the ball hard and flat to the fielder at deep backward square leg, gets to him on the bounce

New Zealand 90/1   BB McCullum 48* (28b 4x4 2x6)

12.2

Ziaur Rahman to BB McCullum, FOUR, that's just too short and McCullum puts it away to the square leg boundary with a whippy pull, he gets to a rapid fifty, off 29 balls

12.3

Ziaur Rahman to BB McCullum, 1 run, nudged on the leg side for a single

12.5

Ziaur Rahman to BB McCullum, FOUR, rubbish ball, on the pads and nearly outside them, McCullum glances and gets bat on the ball to send it racing to the fine-leg boundary

12.6

Ziaur Rahman to BB McCullum, 1 run, length ball outside off stump, punched off the back foot to long-off

New Zealand 109/1   BB McCullum 58* (32b 6x4 2x6)

13.1

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullum misses the slog sweep but gets an inside edge on to the pad

13.4

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, no run, McCullum steps out of his crease and bottom-edges a flatter ball into the pitch

13.5

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, charges the bowler again but makes less-than-perfect contact, hitting the ball along the ground to long-on

New Zealand 112/1   BB McCullum 60* (35b 6x4 2x6)

14.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, SIX, what sort of shot is that? McCullum charged the bowler, Mortaza dropped it short outside off stump and McCullum played a tennis fore-hand from above his head over the long-off boundary. And it's not a small boundary either

14.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, 2 runs, worked off the pads through midwicket

14.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to BB McCullum, 1 run, hit off the back foot through cover point

New Zealand 123/2   BB McCullum 69* (38b 6x4 3x6)

15.1

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, McCullum drives through cover

15.3

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, bowled outside off stump, McCullum reaches for it and hits to long-on

15.6

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullum charges the bowler and drives hard to the fielder on the edge of the circle at cover, he doesn't make a clean stop

New Zealand 128/2   BB McCullum 72* (41b 6x4 3x6)

16.1

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, no run, Shafiul sees McCullum charge down the pitch and bowls a slower one wide outside off, McCullum lunges to try and reach it but misses

16.2

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, SIX, how has that gone for six? I thought it went straight up in the air! But it had not. McCullum went down the pitch and threw his bat at a slower ball, clearing two fielders on the straight boundary

16.3

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum clears his front foot and slogs at a length ball, getting an inside edge past his leg stump to the fine leg boundary. He has a 100 in his sights ...

16.4

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, FOUR, he is on fire ... McCullum backs away towards leg and slaps a short ball from outside off stump over point, one-bounce four

16.5

Shafiul Islam to BB McCullum, 1 run, McCullum is on the front foot, well out of his crease, as he pulls a short ball to long on

New Zealand 143/2   BB McCullum 87* (46b 8x4 4x6)

17.1

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum moved across his crease and clubbed the ball flat and hard to the straight boundary

17.2

Shakib Al Hasan to BB McCullum, 1 run, short and wide outside off stump, McCullum hits hard from his crease to the fielder on the cover boundary

New Zealand 148/2   BB McCullum 92* (48b 9x4 4x6)

18.1

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, 1 run, he's been dropped at extra cover! McCullum charged down the pitch and hit the ball very hard but straight to Mortaza at a very catchable height

18.3

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, FOUR, a friendly full toss outside off stump, McCullum lines it up and slaps the ball over Mortaza at extra cover for four

18.4

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum gets to his hundred by pulling a short ball to the cow corner boundary, he's shredded Bangladesh today, he takes his helmet off and waves his bat to the crowd. Terrific innings, he's played only 9 dot balls

18.5

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, SIX, what a mismatch this is now, McCullum charges again and carts the ball straight over the bowler's head

18.6

Elias Sunny to BB McCullum, 1 run, the reverse sweep but McCullum can't beat point, he keeps the strike though

New Zealand 175/2   BB McCullum 108* (53b 11x4 5x6)

19.1

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, SIX, fetch it from the grass banks beyond midwicket, go on. McCullum just rocks back and heaves a short ball for his sixth six.

19.2

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 1 run, charges down the pitch and drives the ball to long-on

19.4

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, 2 runs, McCullum steps out again but has to reach wide outside off stump to slice the ball past point

19.5

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, SIX, fetch it again, McCullum moves forward and across, gets down on one knee on the front foot and slog-sweeps on to those grass banks

19.6

Abdur Razzak to BB McCullum, OUT, he's been caught off the final ball, throwing his bat at a wide ball and slicing it to the fielder running in from the cover boundary. He's absolutely battered Bangladesh and they look every bit a team that's had do do some serious leather hunting. McCullum's 123 is the highest T20 international score

BB McCullum c Tamim Iqbal b Abdur Razzak 123 (72m 58b 11x4 7x6) SR: 212.06

New Zealand 191/3   BB McCullum 123 (58b 11x4 7x6)
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Photos

Sep 21, 2012

Kyle Mills celebrates a wicket with Daniel Vettori, Bangladesh v New Zealand, World Twenty20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September 21, 2012

Kyle Mills celebrates a wicket with Daniel Vettori

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Sep 21, 2012

Nasir Hossain plays a cut shot, Bangladesh v New Zealand, World Twenty20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September 21, 2012

Nasir Hossain plays a cut shot

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