Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Ireland T20I Series - 3rd T20I

Ireland v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

0.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 leg bye, hits Ashraful high on the back leg. They all appeal but its too high

0.6

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, chips the ball up in the air and lands just before short mid-wicket

Bangladesh 4/0   Mohammad Ashraful 1* (2b)

1.1

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tuckes the batsman up with a short ball. Ashraful doesnt know where its gone. Lands at his feet

1.2

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, drops the ball into the offside and wants the run. Porterfield runs in quickly to stop it

1.3

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, guides the ball down to third man and there is an easy run

Bangladesh 5/0   Mohammad Ashraful 2* (5b)

2.1

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, looks to play the ball into the legside, it takes the outside edge and flies down to third man. Lucky there

Bangladesh 6/0   Mohammad Ashraful 3* (6b)

3.3

Sorensen to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, pops up off the pitch and Ashraful does well to guide it down to point

Bangladesh 17/0   Mohammad Ashraful 4* (7b)

4.1

Murtagh to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, its outside offstump and its hit to cover. No chance of a run there

4.2

Murtagh to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, drops the ball into the offside and runs. Mooney runs in from extra cover and throws at the stumps. Tamim is just in

4.6

Murtagh to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 leg bye, another run out chance! It hit the pads and goes towards Porterfield at point. He pick up the ball and throws. Tamim is just home

Bangladesh 28/0   Mohammad Ashraful 5* (10b)

5.1

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, its short and Ashraful hooks the ball to the square leg boundary. Great shot

5.2

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, another boundary, hits it through KOB in the covers.

5.3

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, outside offstump and there is a play and miss. Bangladesh are ahead on D/L if we need it

5.4

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, plays across the line and misses the ball. Wilson gathers the ball well

5.5

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, short ball again and its pulled past Poynter at short mid-wicket. No chance to stop that. Great over so far Bangladesh

5.6

Johnston to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, its gets better for bangladesh. Its another short ball and Ashraful lifts it over Wilson. What a great shot

Bangladesh 44/0   Mohammad Ashraful 21* (16b 4x4)

6.3

Murtagh to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, drives the ball again to long-on. Its an easy run

6.6

Murtagh to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, knocked back to the bowler

Bangladesh 51/0   Mohammad Ashraful 22* (18b 4x4)

7.5

Dockrell to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, comes down the wicket but can only hit it back to Dockrell

7.6

Dockrell to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, goes back in the crease and hits it into the legside. There is no run there

Bangladesh 58/0   Mohammad Ashraful 22* (20b 4x4)

8.3

Stirling to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, goes back in the crease and plays the ball square on the offside

8.5

Stirling to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, played round the corner and short leg fields

8.6

Stirling to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, faster ball from Stirling and its clipped to square leg

Bangladesh 62/0   Mohammad Ashraful 24* (23b 4x4)

9.1

Dockrell to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, hit back to the bowler

9.2

Dockrell to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, hit down the throat of Mooney at long-off

Mohammad Ashraful c Mooney b Dockrell 24 (34m 25b 4x4 0x6) SR: 96.00

Bangladesh 62/1   Mohammad Ashraful 24 (25b 4x4)
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 21, 2012

Mashrafe Mortaza collects his Man-of-the-Match award, Ireland v Bangladesh, 3rd Twenty20, Stormont, July 21, 2012

Mashrafe Mortaza collects his Man-of-the-Match award

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Jul 21, 2012

Bangladesh celebrate their Twenty20 whitewash over Ireland, Ireland v Bangladesh, 3rd Twenty20, Stormont, July 21, 2012

Bangladesh celebrate their Twenty20 whitewash over Ireland

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