Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 1st T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 71 runs

4.1

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, pitched up on legstump and hit to mid-wicket. An easy single there

4.2

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pitched up again and he looks to cut the ball. He misses and it flies through to Wilson

4.3

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, the ball gets hit in the air over mid-wicket. The outfield is quite slow so it gets cut off before the rope

4.4

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, gets hit to Joyce at mid-wicket and he cant cut off the run

4.5

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, slower ball from Sorensen and it gets hit hard over point. Great shot

4.6

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, the first wicket goes down! Its an attempted drive from Ashraful and the ball comes in a little. Takes the inside edge and the stumps get knocked over.

Mohammad Ashraful b Sorensen 15 (20m 13b 2x4 0x6) SR: 115.38

Bangladesh 35/1   MC Sorensen 1-0-8-1

6.1

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, short ball and clipped off the legs through square leg

6.2

Sorensen to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, looks to drive the ball through the covers. Misses and goes through to Wilson

6.3

Sorensen to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, drifts onto legstump again and it gets clipped to Rankin at deep square leg

6.4

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, its pitched up and driven just out of extra covers reach

6.5

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, hit straight to Joyce at mid-wicket

6.6

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, slower ball clipped off the legs to deep square leg

Bangladesh 49/1   MC Sorensen 2-0-15-1

16.1

Sorensen to Mahmudullah, SIX

16.2

Sorensen to Mahmudullah, SIX

16.3

Sorensen to Mahmudullah, 1 run

16.4

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 2 leg byes

16.5

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run

16.6

Sorensen to Mahmudullah, OUT

Mahmudullah c Stirling b Sorensen 23 (17m 15b 1x4 2x6) SR: 153.33

Bangladesh 154/5   MC Sorensen 3-0-29-2

18.1

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, hit to deep square leg

18.2

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, driven back past the bowler

18.3

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, SIX, gets down on one knee and hits it hit over long-off

18.4

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, driven back past the bowler

18.5

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 2 runs, clipped off the legs to square leg

18.6

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 2 runs, clipped off the legs again and down to long leg

Bangladesh 179/5   MC Sorensen 4-0-42-2
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