ICC Cricket World Cup, 2010/11 / Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup - 39th match, Group B

Bangladesh v South Africa

South Africa won by 206 runs

20.4

Mahmudullah to Smith, OUT, stumped, Smith danced down the track, Mahmudullah bowled well there, held back the length, it turned away as Smith tried to reach for it, Mushfiqur took it way to his left and Smith had a chance to get his bat back in. But he didn't ground it and didn't react quickly enough, Mushfiqur took off the bails to catch him short

GC Smith st †Mushfiqur Rahim b Mahmudullah 45 (86m 68b 4x4 0x6) SR: 66.17

South Africa 98/1   HM Amla 50* (56b 6x4)   Mahmudullah 3.4-0-10-1

22.3

Abdur Razzak to Amla, OUT, he's dragged it on! Appeared to be a harmless delivery, slower through the air, dropped it short outside off, went back to play his favourite punch through cover, got an inside edge as it turned away, straight onto the stumps

HM Amla b Abdur Razzak 51 (93m 59b 6x4 0x6) SR: 86.44

South Africa 107/2   JH Kallis 8* (8b 1x4)   Abdur Razzak 5.3-1-18-1

29.6

Rubel Hossain to Duminy, OUT, that's out, Duminy has faltered off what was a poor ball, it's a short ball down the leg side and was there for the taking, was trying to send it down the fine-leg boundary, it caught the glove and Mushfiqur made no mistake behind the stumps

JP Duminy c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Rubel Hossain 17 (26m 22b 1x4 0x6) SR: 77.27

South Africa 141/3   JH Kallis 24* (31b 2x4)   Rubel Hossain 5-0-34-1

44.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kallis, OUT, Kallis falls, short and it took forever to get to him, tried to smack it through extra cover off the back foot, was expecting it to turn away but it went straight on, instead of extra cover it went straight into the palms of Shakib Al Hasan, who took it on the second attempt

JH Kallis c & b Shakib Al Hasan 69 (88m 76b 5x4 1x6) SR: 90.78

South Africa 223/4   F du Plessis 35* (42b 2x4)   Shakib Al Hasan 8.3-0-38-1

46.4

Shakib Al Hasan to van Wyk, OUT, bowled'im, kept low, came forward and then rocked back to a good length delivery, it didn't turn and he didn't really know what to do with it in the end, failed to get his bat down, got an underedge onto the pads and then onto the stumps

MN van Wyk b Shakib Al Hasan 5 (13m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

South Africa 245/5   F du Plessis 52* (50b 4x4 1x6)   Shakib Al Hasan 9.4-0-44-2

47.3

Rubel Hossain to du Plessis, OUT, Are South Africa slipping up here? Full toss and he chips it straight into the hands of Tamim at mid-off, three wickets for not many this Powerplay

F du Plessis c Tamim Iqbal b Rubel Hossain 52 (73m 52b 4x4 1x6) SR: 100.00

South Africa 249/6   J Botha 3* (3b)   Rubel Hossain 6.3-0-36-2

49.1

Rubel Hossain to Peterson, OUT, run-out, in the blockhole outside off, Peterson digs it out, Botha wants the single, Peterson sends him back, Rubel collects and throws down the stumps at his end to catch Botha short

J Botha run out 12 (15m 6b 2x4 0x6) SR: 200.00

South Africa 273/7   RJ Peterson 15* (7b 3x4)   Rubel Hossain 7.1-0-45-2

49.4

Rubel Hossain to Parnell, OUT, bowled first ball, short of a good length on middel, tried to punch it past midwicket, missed, it clipped his pads and then crashed into the stumps, flurry of wickets at the death but also amid a flurry of boundaries

WD Parnell b Rubel Hossain 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

South Africa 280/8   RJ Peterson 22* (9b 4x4)   Rubel Hossain 7.4-0-52-3

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Mar 19, 2011

Faf du Plessis reaches his half-century, Bangladesh v South Africa, Group B, World Cup 2011, Mirpur, March 19, 2011

Faf du Plessis reaches his half-century

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Mar 19, 2011

Bangladesh's players walk off dejected after being dumped out of the World Cup, Bangladesh v South Africa, Group B, World Cup 2011, March 19, 2011

Bangladesh's players walk off dejected after being dumped out of the World Cup

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