Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 1 run

0.1

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, looks to flick the ball off the pads and misses. Wilson gathers well

0.2

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, goes for a big swing outside offstump and misses the ball by a mile

0.3

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, shorter ball from the bowler and it gets hit straight to Cusack at square leg

0.4

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pitched up and hit hard back to the bowler. Sorensen does well to field off his own bowling

0.5

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 leg bye, clipped off the pad and over the top of the slips

0.6

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, first run of the bat, shorter and on legstump, clipped to square leg

Bangladesh 2/0   MC Sorensen 1-0-1-0

2.1

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, first boundary for bangladesh, guided off the face of the bat to the third man boundary

2.2

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, drops the ball in front of square leg and Tamim calls him through

2.3

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 leg bye, hits the pad and it takes it past first slip

2.4

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, gets on top of the ball and cuts it in front of point

2.5

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, clipped off the legs and a diving stop at long leg just prevents the boundary

2.6

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short ball and Ashraful looks to pull the ball, he misses and it goes through to Wilson

Bangladesh 12/0   MC Sorensen 2-0-8-0

16.1

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, there goes another, Ashraful pulls the ball but it flies straight to Poynter at deep square leg.

Mohammad Ashraful c Poynter b Sorensen 38 (67m 46b 2x4 0x6) SR: 82.60

16.2

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, clipped off the legs down to Poynter at square leg

16.3

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, plays the ball into the offside, Porterfield runs in from cover and throws at the non-strikers end. Thats the 100 up

16.4

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, short which lets Nasir pull the ball to the deep square leg boundary

16.5

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, plants the front foot and hits the ball down the ground. One bounce takes it to Joyce at long-off

16.6

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, 1 run, yorker from Sorensen, Dug out into the offside and through the covers

Bangladesh 106/5   MC Sorensen 3-0-16-1

18.1

Sorensen to Ziaur Rahman, OUT, hits the ball a mile in the air and Porterfield circles under it and takes the catch at extra cover. Porterfield has an excellent pair of hands

Ziaur Rahman c Porterfield b Sorensen 14 (10m 7b 1x4 1x6) SR: 200.00

18.2

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 5 wides, slips out of Sorensen's hand and goes down legside. Wilson cant stop it

18.2

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, hits the ball through mid-wicket. The fielder dives and cant stop the ball from hitting the rope

18.3

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, SIX, slower ball from Sorensen. Its hit over the long-off boundary. Johnston had come in off the rope or he would have caught that

18.4

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, pitched up and cut to the cover sweeper, Cusack misfields but they turn down the second run

18.5

Sorensen to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, pitched up and driven to long-off

18.6

Sorensen to Nasir Hossain, 1 run, thats Fifty for Nasir. Its driven down to long-on. He gets to the fifty off 30 balls

Bangladesh 141/6   MC Sorensen 4-0-34-2
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 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