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)

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 NJ O'Brien, (no ball) 1 run, he oversteps and the ball gets clipped to short fine leg. Free hit coming up

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

8.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, pitched up and driven down to long-off. Niall jogs the run

8.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, 2 runs, strays onto legstump and Wilson drives the ball to deep mid-wicket. Wilson has been in excellent form in the games so far.

Ireland 74/2   Mashrafe Mortaza 1-0-7-1

10.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to NJ O'Brien, OUT, another wicket for Mortaza, Niall hits the ball high in the air down to long-on and Razzak takes an easy catch. Ireland are in danger of blowing their good start here

NJ O'Brien c Abdur Razzak b Mashrafe Mortaza 22 (29m 24b 2x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

10.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, no run, driven to short extra cover

10.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, no run, pitched up and Wilson gets down the pitch and defends

10.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, no run, on middle stump and Wilson can only defend the ball back to Mortaza. Excellent over so far

10.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, 1 run, clipped off the legs down to short leg. The fielder throws at the stumps but KOB is well home

10.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to KJ O'Brien, OUT, second duck in 3 games for KOB. He looks to play the ball over extra cover and doesnt time the ball. Its straight in the air and Sunny takes a good catch. Golden duck for KOB

KJ O'Brien c Elias Sunny b Mashrafe Mortaza 0 (3m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Ireland 78/4   Mashrafe Mortaza 2-0-8-3

12.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Poynter, no run, guides the ball to point and there is no run

12.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Poynter, OUT, Mortaza gets another! Its a straight ball and Poynter plays all around the ball. It hits him on the pads and they all appeal. Its plumb in front and Umpire Hawthorne gives him out

AD Poynter lbw b Mashrafe Mortaza 1 (5m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

12.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Mooney, no run, driven down to mid-off and they dont run. Missed out on a run there. Could be important later.

12.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Mooney, 1 run, flicked down the legside and they run through. The keeper appeals for lbw but it hit the bat

12.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, no run, leans over the ball and hits the ball to short mid-wicket

12.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Wilson, 1 leg bye, clips off the pads and goes past Mushfiqur's dive. Great over for Mortaza

Ireland 86/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 3-0-9-4

18.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Johnston, 1 run, its outside offstump and lets Johnston cut the ball to the cover sweeper

18.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Murtagh, 1 run, short and on legstump, lets Murtagh turn the ball round the corner

18.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Johnston, FOUR, big swing from Johnston. It straight down the ground and splits the two deep fielders. Not that they bothered running anyway!

18.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Johnston, 1 run, driven to extra cover and they where happy to give Johnston the run

18.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Murtagh, 1 wide, too high and called by Umpire Smith at square leg

18.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Murtagh, 1 run, clipped to square leg and Johnston wisely says no to the second

18.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Johnston, 1 run, hits the ball down to deep square leg and so Johnston keeps the strike

Ireland 133/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 4-0-19-4
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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