ICC Champions Trophy, 2006/07 / Commentary

ICC Champions Trophy - 5th match, Qualifying Group

Bangladesh v Zimbabwe

Bangladesh won by 101 runs

29.4

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, that's the first run of the tournament for Bashar

Bangladesh 110/3   Habibul Bashar 1* (1b)

30.1

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended on the front foot

30.2

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, easily driven forward without much power

30.5

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, no run, waits for the ball and hits into midwicket off the back foot

30.6

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended forward

Bangladesh 112/3   Habibul Bashar 2* (5b)

31.2

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, nicely bowled, well flighted and that one lands just in front of his toes, where he comes forward to defend

31.3

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, swept just behind square where it's easily gathered and winged back in

31.6

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, lovely shot, swings his arms and launches that over mid-on, good use of his feet

Bangladesh 119/3   Habibul Bashar 7* (8b 1x4)

32.4

Chigumbura to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, cut off the back foot through point, nicely struck

32.5

Chigumbura to Habibul Bashar, no run, driven to cover

32.6

Chigumbura to Habibul Bashar, no run

Bangladesh 128/3   Habibul Bashar 11* (11b 2x4)

33.3

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, big lone shout from the bowler but that pitched outside off and would have missed the sticks comfortably

33.4

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended

33.5

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended once more

33.6

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, cut to the man in at cover and that's a good over from the bowler

Bangladesh 129/3   Habibul Bashar 11* (15b 2x4)

34.2

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, no run, comes down the track and that's driven back slowly to the bowler

34.3

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, came down to meet that again with one step and that's driven to mid-on

Bangladesh 131/3   Habibul Bashar 12* (17b 2x4)

35.1

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, that one was straightish and the batsman got over it to lazily guide it out just wide of mid-on

35.5

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, cut to gully

35.6

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended

Bangladesh 137/3   Habibul Bashar 13* (20b 2x4)

36.5

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, no run, came down the track and tried to drive it but didn't quite hold of it and the bowler picks it up easily

36.6

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, stroked slowly to midwicket

Bangladesh 143/3   Habibul Bashar 14* (22b 2x4)

37.1

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, driven to cover

37.2

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, swept down to just behind square

37.4

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, on the button and that's defended this time

37.5

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, one-bounce drive to the fielder at mid-off

Bangladesh 146/3   Habibul Bashar 16* (26b 2x4)

39.2

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushed on to the back foot and defended

39.3

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, square driven through point

39.5

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, call for the third umpire after the stumps are taken by Taylor from an underarm shy from short midwicket but the batsman snuck home at Taylor's end after a very risky single

Bangladesh 160/3   Habibul Bashar 18* (29b 2x4)

40.3

Utseya to Habibul Bashar, 1 run

Bangladesh 163/3   Habibul Bashar 19* (30b 2x4)

41.1

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, Bahsar joins in the fun swinging to midwicket

41.2

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, no run, attempted cut and misses out

41.3

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, this times makes contact and finds a gap in the covers

41.6

Kamungozi to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, uses feet and chips to mid on

Bangladesh 182/3   Habibul Bashar 25* (34b 3x4)

42.1

Ireland to Habibul Bashar, no run, in the block hole, pace man back and doing the stuff straight away

42.2

Ireland to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, full outside off driven to third man

42.6

Ireland to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, strong hit over mid on and one bounce into the crowd

Bangladesh 188/3   Habibul Bashar 30* (37b 4x4)

43.2

Rainsford to Habibul Bashar, no run, full and in the block hole - clever death bowling

43.3

Rainsford to Habibul Bashar, no run, big drive and the bowler stops it in his follow through

43.4

Rainsford to Habibul Bashar, OUT, full, gives himself room, looks to smash it over cover for a maximum but all his ambitions are shattered by Rainsford's accuracy

Habibul Bashar b Rainsford 30 (50m 40b 4x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

Bangladesh 189/4   Habibul Bashar 30 (40b 4x4)
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Photos

Oct 13, 2006

Saqibul Hasan plucks off a superb catch off his own bowling to dismiss Elton Chigumbura, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, Champions Trophy, Jaipur, October 13, 2006

Saqibul Hasan plucks off a superb catch to dismiss Elton Chigumbura

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Oct 13, 2006

The Bangladesh players walk off after a job well done, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, Champions Trophy, Jaipur, October 13, 2006

The Bangladesh players walk off after a job well done

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