Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 1 run

1.1

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, too far outside offstump and umpire Hawthrone signals a wide

1.1

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pitched up and Ashraful looks to drive, he only just misses getting an outside edge

1.2

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short ball and its another attemped drive. Misses the ball and it goes through to Wilson

1.3

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length ball from Johnston, just defended forward. A lot tighter start here from Ireland

1.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, again goes for the big hit over the top and misses the ball completely. Having trouble getting the bat on the ball

1.5

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, guides the ball in front of point and Ashraful wants the run. Porterfield fields it well

1.6

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, cuts the ball over the top of point and just drops in front of third man

Bangladesh 4/0   DT Johnston 1-0-2-0

3.1

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, looks to come down the pitch but Johnston sees him coming and pitches the ball short. It goes through to Wilson

3.2

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length ball and Tamim cant get the ball away. Hits it straight to mid-wicket

3.3

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, what a catch from Dockrell. Tamim looks to break the shackles and hits it high over extra cover. Dockrell runs back and takes a diving catch. What a great catch, Tamim gone for a duck

Tamim Iqbal c Dockrell b Johnston 0 (13m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

3.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, clipped through square leg

3.5

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, pulls the ball and it lands just before Sorensen at long leg

3.6

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, clipps it off the legs and down to long leg for an easy single

Bangladesh 16/1   DT Johnston 2-0-6-1

5.1

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, outside offstump and he cuts the ball to point. They take on Porterfield's arm and sneak a single

5.2

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, shorter ball from Johnston and Shakib is onto it in a flash. Pulled over the top of mid-wickets head

5.3

Johnston to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, slower ball and its hit back past the bowler, Dockrell fields at mid-off

5.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, pulls the ball through square leg, it bounces just before Sorensen and he cant stop the ball going over the rope

5.5

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, cuts the ball and it drops just before Kevin OB at cover

5.6

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pulls the ball agin but this time its too near to Cusack and he stops it well.

Bangladesh 32/1   DT Johnston 3-0-16-1

19.1

Johnston to Nasir Hossain, no run, yorker from Johnston and it can only be hit back down the pitch

19.2

Johnston to Nasir Hossain, no run, looks to cut the ball but misjudges the high. It goes through to Wilson behind the stump

19.3

Johnston to Nasir Hossain, 1 leg bye, it clips the pad and goes down legside, whilst Wilson was appealing for a catch they steal a single

19.4

Johnston to Mashrafe Mortaza, 2 runs, hits the ball over the head of mid-off, they chase back well to stop the boundary

19.5

Johnston to Mashrafe Mortaza, 2 runs, slower ball, pulled through square leg and Sorensen runs over to field

19.6

Johnston to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, dot ball to finish, Johnston pitched the ball up and Mortaza misses the ball. Wilson makes sure that they dont get a bye. Great last over from Johnston

Bangladesh 146/6   DT Johnston 4-0-20-1
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