Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 1 run

4.1

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, goes for the big hit over the top and misses the ball completely

4.2

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, doesnt move his feet and reaches for the ball. Cusack holds his head that was close to an edge

4.3

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, pulls the ball through square leg and Joyce runs in from the rope to field

4.4

Cusack to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, slower ball guided past Porterfield at point and down to third man

4.5

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short outside offstump and cut past the diving fielder at cover.

4.6

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, goes for the big hit over the top and misses the ball. Completely different start to the previous game.

Bangladesh 22/1   AR Cusack 1-0-6-0

6.1

Cusack to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, another big hit and it goes straight to Johnston at mid-on. He was looking to hit it over the top and didnt get hold of it. Great start for Ireland.

Shakib Al Hasan c Johnston b Cusack 11 (12m 9b 2x4 0x6) SR: 122.22

6.2

Cusack to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, too high a bouncer and its called a wide

6.2

Cusack to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, guided off the face of the bat down to third man. they think of 2 and Dockrell gets the ball in quickly

6.3

Cusack to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, goes back in the crease and almost edges it

6.4

Cusack to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, looks to pull the ball and doesnt quite time it. Lands just before Sorensen at mid-on

6.5

Cusack to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, short ball again from Cusack and it gets pulled to square leg

6.6

Cusack to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, the keeper stood up and it allowed Ashraful to guide it down to third man

Bangladesh 36/2   AR Cusack 2-0-10-1

17.1

Cusack to Ziaur Rahman, SIX, Rahman comes down the wicket and hits the ball high over cow corner

17.2

Cusack to Ziaur Rahman, FOUR, its over pitched and driven over the top of extra cover. It bounces once before the rope

17.3

Cusack to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, slower ball from Cusack and its cut to the cover sweeper.

17.4

Cusack to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, the pace has picked up, pulled over the top of mid-wicket and it races to the ropes

17.5

Cusack to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, slower ball again and its hit to Porterfield at wide mid-off

17.6

Cusack to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, slower ball again from Cusack, gets hit into the legside and Cusack races to field it himself. Great over for Bangladesh 16 off it

Bangladesh 123/5   AR Cusack 3-0-27-1
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
More results »

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