ICC Cricket World Cup, 2010/11 / Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup - 32nd match, Group B

Bangladesh v Netherlands

Bangladesh won by 6 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)

11.1

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, 1 run, punches this one in to the off side off the back foot

11.2

Rubel Hossain to Mudassar Bukhari, no run, goes up in half-appeal as he strikes him high on the pads, would have gone down leg too

11.3

Rubel Hossain to Mudassar Bukhari, no run, goes for the short of a length one in to the pads again, but even this one would have gone down leg, no bat on ball again

11.4

Rubel Hossain to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 leg bye, pacy fuller one that goes on with the angle, the pads are taking a hammering, but going down leg yet again

11.5

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, a touch straighter, around middle and full again, pushed away to mid on

11.6

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, grunts as he bowls one on a length around off stump, pushed away towards extra cover

Netherlands 37/1   Rubel Hossain 1-0-1-0

13.1

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, pacy full delivery close to off stump with that slingy action, blocked away on the off side

13.2

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, length delivery outside off stump now, pushed away to point from the crease

13.3

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, slightly short of a length, and he rocks back to punch it away through covers but cannot time it well

13.4

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, 1 run, gets front pad across and flicks a length ball away to deep square leg

13.5

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, ooh, somehow this one misses off stump, somehow, it was a very full one that swing in the air, and struck him on the pads, only to roll away inches from off stump

13.6

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, on a length outside off now, pushed away off the back foot

Netherlands 38/2   Rubel Hossain 2-0-2-0

15.1

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, comes forward nicely to a full delivery on middle and pushes it with the full face to mid on

15.2

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, 134.5 kph length ball close to off stump, he blocks it solidly

15.3

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, 1 run, uses the angle on this one down the pads to whip it away to deep square leg

15.4

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, looks to force a length ball down the ground, too much bottom hand and he mistimes it to mid on

15.5

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, hits him on the pads with a very full delivery down the leg side as he misses out on the flick

15.6

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, full toss outside off stump, cannot get it away, pushed away towards covers

Netherlands 44/2   Rubel Hossain 3-0-3-0

17.1

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, 1 run, short and wide outside off stump, he uses the bounce to steer it in the air to third man

17.2

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, 2 runs, dropped Rahim has put down a straightforward chance, it was jabbed away to his left, was dying on him, but he was late in dropping to his left, and clanged it

17.3

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, no run, targets the stumps with a much fuller one but it is angled down the pads

17.4

Rubel Hossain to Cooper, 1 run, gets width, goes forward and tries to crash it away through covers, goes off a thick edge to third man

17.5

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, backs away a touch outside leg stump, he cramps him up with a length ball angled on the stumps, pushed away towards extra cover

17.6

Rubel Hossain to Szwarczynski, no run, eases in to a smooth-looking drive to a wide on outside off stump, a diving short extra cover tidies up

Netherlands 50/2   Rubel Hossain 4-0-7-0

30.1

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, no run, 141.1 kph and fired in from that slingy action, cuts back in even as it is pushed away to short extra cover

30.2

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, 1 run, goes for the pull to a pacy shortish delivery, it loops in the air and falls short and wide of mid on

30.3

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 1 run, lets the ball come on to him outside off stump, and cuts it with a flourish wide of point

30.4

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, no run, 113.8 kph lovely slower one, he was already forward and pushes it away to short extra cover

30.5

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, 1 run, they take on Shafiul at mid off, and take the single even as the throw misses at the striker's end

30.6

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, pushed away off the front foot towards point

Netherlands 97/4   Rubel Hossain 5-0-10-0

32.1

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, punched off the back foot to short extra cover

32.2

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 1 run, waits on this length ball to cut back in close to off, and guides it wide of point for a run, he is home even as the throw finds the stumps, they go to the third umpire just to be doubly sure

32.3

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, FOUR, goes for the yorker, but it ends up as a full toss on the stump, he made room outside leg and smashed it in the gap to the left of Shafiul at mid off who gave up the chase close to the ropes

32.4

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, no run, blocked off the front foot in to the off side

32.5

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, FOUR, marginally short, but he latched on to it hungrily, just lifted it in the air with a short-arm jab and it bounced in to the boundary wide of deep midwicket

32.6

Rubel Hossain to Kervezee, no run, gets an inside edge on to pad as he comes forward to a very full one outside off

Netherlands 112/4   Rubel Hossain 6-0-19-0

38.1

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 3 runs, guides this one outside off stump wide of point, and by the time third man lumbers across, they manage the third as well

38.2

Rubel Hossain to Borren, no run, full and strikes him on the pads as he attempts to push forward, Rubel goes up in a stifled appeal, probably because there seemed to be an inside edge, replays do not say so, that was pretty close, was grazing leg stump in fact

38.3

Rubel Hossain to Borren, 1 run, steered away to third man from wide outside off stump

38.4

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, full toss down the leg side, he misses on the flick, and it rolls away off the pads

38.5

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 1 run, played out in front of covers for a quick single

38.6

Rubel Hossain to Borren, no run, fuller around off stump and dead-batted down the track off the front foot

Netherlands 132/7   Rubel Hossain 7-0-24-0

42.1

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, makes no difference, he can't get it away again, pushed away in to the off side off the back foot

42.2

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, played out to point off the back foot

42.3

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, slower one at 111.8 kph, he lunges out and guides it to point, dot deliveries by the dozen

42.4

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 1 run, take it while you can, these are rarities, some width outside off stump, and he gets it down to third man

42.5

Rubel Hossain to Seelaar, no run, the guest appearance is over, back to the dots, another one blocked in to the off side

42.6

Rubel Hossain to Seelaar, OUT, and Rubel ends Seelaar's stone-walling, he got too far across to a fuller one and looked to waft across the line, missed completely, pad got in the way of the ball that was headed for leg stump, and he is sent back on his way

PM Seelaar lbw b Rubel Hossain 0 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Netherlands 141/9   Rubel Hossain 8-0-25-1

44.1

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 2 runs, hammers a full delivery through midwicket, by the time the man on the boundary gets to it, they come back for two

44.2

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 2 runs, another full one lifted down the ground and Tendo takes another couple

44.3

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, no run, comes forward to a length ball outside off stump, and the inside edge trickles on the leg side

44.4

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, SIX, Tendo goes over deep midwicket, lifts a fuller delivery high in the air, one leg in the air as he does that, gets six for all the effort

44.5

Rubel Hossain to ten Doeschate, 1 run, and leaves just one ball for No 11 with a jab to third man

44.6

Rubel Hossain to Adeel Raja, no run, 137.6 kph, full and targetting the stumps, he survives, gets behind the line to defend, well done

Netherlands 155/9   Rubel Hossain 9-0-36-1

Photos

Mar 14, 2011

Mushfiqur Rahim and Imrul Kayes celebrate Bangladesh's six-wicket victory, Bangladesh v Netherlands, Group B, World Cup 2011, Chittagong, March 14, 2011

Mushfiqur Rahim and Imrul Kayes celebrate Bangladesh's six-wicket victory

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Mar 14, 2011

Shahriar Nafees hits a four in his 37, Bangladesh v Netherlands, Group B, World Cup 2011, Chittagong, March 14, 2011

Shahriar Nafees hits a four in his 37

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