Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 1st T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 71 runs

9.1

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, goes back in the crease and hits the ball to the cover sweeper

9.2

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, gets the outside edge and goes down to third man

9.3

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, gets on the front foot and drives it down to long-off

9.4

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, goes down the pitch and drives over the top of the covers to the ropes

9.5

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 wide, down legside

9.5

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven to long-off, an easy single

9.6

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, comes down the pitch and drives the ball to long-off

Bangladesh 82/1   PR Stirling 1-0-10-0

11.1

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, gets onto the front foot and hits through the covers

11.2

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, great catch from Mooney. Tamim comes down the wicket and hits the ball high to long-on. Mooney gets under the ball and takes a good catch falling backwards. He just stays inside the rope.

Tamim Iqbal c Mooney b Stirling 31 (46m 31b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

11.3

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, hit back to the bowler

11.4

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, comes down the pitch and hits the ball over cover. It races to the ropes

11.5

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, hits the ball into the offside and runs quickly

11.6

Stirling to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, hit straight back to the bowler

Bangladesh 99/2   PR Stirling 2-0-16-1

13.1

Stirling to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, Stirling gets another wicket! Shakib comes down the wicket and looks to hit over the top. The ball turns and comes back in to hit the stumps. Great wicket for Ireland!

Shakib Al Hasan b Stirling 57 (33m 33b 9x4 0x6) SR: 172.72

13.2

Stirling to Mahmudullah, 1 run, played off the legs and down to short leg

13.3

Stirling to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, pitched up and hit through square leg

13.4

Stirling to Mahmudullah, 1 run, shorter ball this time and the batsman gets down on one knee and pulls down to long leg

13.5

Stirling to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, looks to pull the ball, but doesnt time it and goes down in to the legside.

13.6

Stirling to Mahmudullah, 1 run, better timing this time but it still only gets a single. Straight to Cusack at deep square leg

Bangladesh 119/3   PR Stirling 3-0-21-2

15.1

Stirling to Mahmudullah, FOUR

15.2

Stirling to Mahmudullah, no run

15.3

Stirling to Mahmudullah, 1 run

15.4

Stirling to Ziaur Rahman, no run

15.5

Stirling to Ziaur Rahman, SIX

15.6

Stirling to Ziaur Rahman, SIX

Bangladesh 138/4   PR Stirling 4-0-38-2
Series Results
Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast - Jul 21, 2012
Bangladesh won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast - Jul 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 1 run
Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast - Jul 18, 2012
Bangladesh won by 71 runs
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Photos

Jul 18, 2012

Elias Sunny receives his Man of the Match award, Ireland v Bangladesh, 1st T20, Stormont, July, 18, 2012

Elias Sunny receives his Man of the Match award

© Barry Chambers