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)

0.1

Nazmul Hossain to Porterfield, no run, hits him high on the pad and they all appeal. Too high and the umpire is unmoved

0.2

Nazmul Hossain to Porterfield, FOUR, cracking shot, Porterfield comes forward and drives the ball through mid-off. The fielder doesnt even bother running

0.3

Nazmul Hossain to Porterfield, 3 runs, drives over the top of extra cover. Razzak is slow of the mark and stops it just before the rope

Ireland 7/0   WTS Porterfield 7* (3b 1x4)

1.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Porterfield, 1 run, gets forward and clips the ball down to deep square leg. Spin early from bangladesh

Ireland 12/0   WTS Porterfield 8* (4b 1x4)

3.1

Mahmudullah to Porterfield, 1 run, reaches forward and plays the ball through square leg, an easy single

Ireland 26/1   WTS Porterfield 9* (5b 1x4)

4.2

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, FOUR, great reverse sweep from Porterfield. He sets himself early and it beats the man at point and races away.

4.3

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, no run, hit in the air just short of mid-on

4.4

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, no run, hits in the air again and just doesnt get to extra cover

4.5

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, 1 wide, down legside

4.5

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, 2 runs, hits the ball sqaure on the offside and there's a shout of run hard from Niall

4.6

Abdur Razzak to Porterfield, 2 runs, hits the ball in the air just past extra cover. That wasnt too far from the fielder

Ireland 43/1   WTS Porterfield 17* (10b 2x4)

6.1

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, no run, looks to cut the ball but it beats him for pace

6.2

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, no run, goes for the reverse sweep but doesnt connect properly and it goes no where

6.3

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, 2 runs, goes back and drives off the back foot to the extra cover boundary

6.4

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, no run, too fast again to cut and Porterfield misses it

6.5

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, SIX, short and pulled again into the media tent. What have we ever done to them! Well over the cow corner boundary

6.6

Elias Sunny to Porterfield, no run, goes back and defends the ball back to the bowler. Another good over for Ireland.

Ireland 57/1   WTS Porterfield 25* (16b 2x4 1x6)

7.2

Mahmudullah to Porterfield, 1 run, shorter ball allows Porterfield to pull it to deep square leg

7.4

Mahmudullah to Porterfield, 1 run, comes down the pitch and hits it to the cover sweeper

Ireland 61/1   WTS Porterfield 27* (18b 2x4 1x6)

8.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, 1 run, hits the ball to deep mid-wicket and Sunny runs in to field it

8.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, 1 wide, too far outside offstump and its still a free hit

8.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, no run, goes for a big hit into the offside and misses the ball. Ireland missed out on that free hit

8.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, no run, outside offstump again and Porterfield doesnt move his feet and misses the ball

8.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Porterfield, OUT, the captain has gone for Ireland. He was looking to hit over the top of cow corner and didnt time it. Sunny ran in and judged the catch well.

WTS Porterfield c Elias Sunny b Mashrafe Mortaza 28 (33m 22b 2x4 1x6) SR: 127.27

Ireland 71/2   WTS Porterfield 28 (22b 2x4 1x6)
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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