Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 1 run

8.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, short and wide of offstump, gets cut to the left of the cover sweeper. Cusack stops it well

8.2

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, clipped into the legside and straight to square leg

8.3

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, slower ball from KOB, Ashraful drops the ball at his feet. There is no run

8.4

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, too high a bouncer and the square leg umpire calls it a wide

8.4

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, pitched up and driven to long-on, Joyce dives and gathers the ball

8.5

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, OUT, great fielding down at long leg, its clipped off the legs and they think 2 is on. The throw is to the nonstrikers end and he is just out. Great fielding from Mooney

Mushfiqur Rahim run out 14 (13m 8b 1x4 1x6) SR: 175.00

8.6

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, clipped through square leg for a quick single

Bangladesh 56/3   KJ O'Brien 1-0-6-0

10.1

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, drives the ball down to long-on

10.2

O'Brien to Mahmudullah, OUT, another wicket goes down. He goes for the big hit over the top and misses the ball. KOB hits the wicket

Mahmudullah b O'Brien 3 (5m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

10.3

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, no run, looks to cut the ball first ball. Just misses and it goes through to the keeper

10.4

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, no run, short ball again and Nasir cant get the ball away, hits it back down the wicket

10.5

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, short ball again from KOB, pulls the ball well. Goes to deep mid-wicket

10.6

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, another bouncer and he is lucky not to call that a wide.

Bangladesh 62/4   KJ O'Brien 2-0-8-1

12.1

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, slower ball driven to mid-on and KOB has to field the ball himself

12.2

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, shorter ball and Nasir lifts it through the slips and down to third man

12.3

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, overpitched and its clipped off the legs to deep square leg.

12.4

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, slower ball again from KOB, Nasir gets on the front foot and drives it to long-on

12.5

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, clips the ball off the legs through square leg, they think of 2 but Mooney is in quickly to stop the run

12.6

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, goes for the big hit over the stop, Nasir doesnt time it and it goes one bounce to Johnston at long-off

Bangladesh 74/4   KJ O'Brien 3-0-13-1

14.1

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, guided down through third man and it only just beats Dockrell to the rope

14.2

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, its on legstump and clipped to deep square leg. Bangladesh will want to pick up the pace from here

14.3

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, plants the foot down and drives the ball to long-on

14.4

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 2 runs, slower ball drifts down legside and is clipped to long leg. A misfield means they get a second

14.5

O'Brien to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, looks to hit the ball over the top, bounces once before reaching Joyce at long-on

14.6

O'Brien to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, clipped off the legs again down to long leg. KOB finishes his Stint today, 1-22

Bangladesh 89/4   KJ O'Brien 4-0-23-1
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 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain receives the man-of-the-match award, Ireland v Bangladesh, 2nd T20I, Belfast, July 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain receives the man-of-the-match award

© Barry Chambers

Jul 20, 2012

Elias Sunny lets out an appeal, Ireland v Bangladesh, 2nd T20, Belfast, July 20, 2012

Elias Sunny lets out an appeal

© Barry Chambers