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

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, its outside offstump and guided to Porterfield at point

0.2

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, slower ball from the bowler, Tamim hits it back to Johnston

0.3

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, strays onto legstump and the ball is clipped to deep square leg. Mooney fields the ball

0.5

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, gets to the pitch of the ball and drives up to mid-off

Bangladesh 3/0   Tamim Iqbal 2* (4b)

1.4

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, gets on the front foot and drives the ball straight to Poynter at extra cover

1.5

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, looks to hit the ball over the top. He swings and misses, Wilson gathers the ball

1.6

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, Tamim doesnt move his feet and reaches out for the ball. He is lucky not to get the outside edge

Bangladesh 5/0   Tamim Iqbal 2* (7b)

2.2

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, cuts the ball through point and Sorensen dives at the ropes. He can only take it over the boundary

2.3

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, looks to turn the ball into the legside, misses the ball and hits him on the pads. Johnston fields

2.4

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, slower ball and Niall OB watches the ball flash past him at mid-off

2.5

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, no run, slower ball again from Johnston and Tamim cuts the ball to cover.

2.6

Johnston to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, slower ball again and Tamim plays the ball down to Dockrell at short leg

Bangladesh 15/0   Tamim Iqbal 11* (12b 2x4)

3.1

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, outside offstump and left alone by Tamim

3.2

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, hit into the legside and the fielders are on the rope, so its an easy single

3.4

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, gets an inside edge which takes it past the keeper

3.5

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length ball and its hit back to Sorensen. He stops the ball well

3.6

Sorensen to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, big hit from Tamim, hits it over cover. KOB chases the ball back but it beats him to the rope

Bangladesh 25/0   Tamim Iqbal 20* (17b 4x4)

4.3

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, no run, drives the ball back down the pitch and Murtagh sticks out his left hand and stops the ball well

4.4

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, no run, its outside offstump and Tamim misses the ball.

4.5

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, leans into the shot and plays it to deep square leg. KOB fields the ball

Bangladesh 27/0   Tamim Iqbal 21* (20b 4x4)

6.1

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, its outside offstump and Tamim plays at the ball. he gets the faintest edge and takes it very fine

6.2

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, pitched up from Murtagh and its driven down to long-on. The powerplay has finished so more fielders are back

6.4

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pitched up and defended back up the pitch

6.5

Murtagh to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven down to long-on

Bangladesh 51/0   Tamim Iqbal 27* (24b 5x4)

7.1

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, swept round the corner and Johnston does well to stop the boundary

7.2

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defended into the offside

7.3

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, gets down early and plays the reverse sweep. Beats Johnston this time at short third man

7.4

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, goes back in the crease and hits to square leg

Bangladesh 58/0   Tamim Iqbal 34* (28b 6x4)

8.1

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, no run, reaches forward for the ball and only just misses the outside edge

8.2

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven off the pads to KOB at deep mid-wicket

8.4

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, Tamim tucks the ball off his legs and Wilson runs and fields

Bangladesh 61/0   Tamim Iqbal 36* (31b 6x4)

9.3

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, no run, hit back to the bowler

9.4

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven down to long-on

9.6

Dockrell to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven down the ground

Bangladesh 65/1   Tamim Iqbal 38* (34b 6x4)

10.1

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, cut into the legside

10.3

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, no run, knocked back to the bowler

10.4

Stirling to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, hits the ball high into the air. Its a diving catch from Sorensen to dismiss him. What a catch

Tamim Iqbal c Sorensen b Stirling 39 (39m 37b 6x4 0x6) SR: 105.40

Bangladesh 67/2   Tamim Iqbal 39 (37b 6x4)
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 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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