Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 1st T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 71 runs

1.1

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, good length ball from Johnston and Ashraful guides it down to third man

1.2

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, fuller ball from Johnston and Ashraful gets forward and plays it into the covers

1.3

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length ball again and the batsman plays inside the line. It goes through to Wilson behind the stumps

1.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, its another good length ball from Johnston and it gets driven to the extra cover fielder

1.5

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, a bit shorter from the bowler and it almost takes the outside edge

1.6

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, Ashraful gets on the front foot and drives the ball. It goes straight to the man at mid-off.

Bangladesh 8/0   DT Johnston 1-0-1-0

3.1

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length ball from johnston, defended into the legside

3.2

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, almost a run out chance here. The ball dropped just before the cover fielder and Tamim called for the run. A mix up in the middle meant they had to run hard

3.3

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, hits the ball in the air but over mid-offs head. they run well in the middle

3.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, pitched up and driven up past the bowler to mid-off

3.5

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, full toss by Johnston but it can only be hit back to him

3.6

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 4 byes, the keeper was standing up and its overpitched from Johnston. Everyone misses it and it flies to the boundary

Bangladesh 27/0   DT Johnston 2-0-5-0

5.1

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, gets on the front foot and drive to cover

5.2

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, slower ball from ther bowler, gets hit to the right of Porterfield at point

5.3

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, gets on the front foot and drives the ball to Sorensen at mid-off.

5.4

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, its wide of offstump and cut down to third man. A misfield by Rankin means it goes for a boundary

5.5

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, pitched up and hit back to the bowler

5.6

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, cuts the ball to point, another misfield by Porterfield this times means they get some runs

Bangladesh 42/1   DT Johnston 3-0-12-0

17.1

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

17.2

Johnston to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, cut square on the offside

17.3

Johnston to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, driven down to long-off

17.4

Johnston to Ziaur Rahman, 2 runs, clipped off the legs to long leg

17.5

Johnston to Ziaur Rahman, SIX, hit high in the air over cow corner. It goes miles

17.6

Johnston to Ziaur Rahman, 1 leg bye, hits the pads and goes into the legside

Bangladesh 166/5   DT Johnston 4-0-23-0
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

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