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

0.4

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

0.5

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

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   DT Johnston 1-0-3-0

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

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   DT Johnston 2-0-13-0

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   DT Johnston 3-0-29-0

19.1

Johnston to Abdur Razzak, 1 wide, down legside, not the start that Ireland wanted from Johnston

19.1

Johnston to Abdur Razzak, no run, better ball outside offstump and Razzak plays and misses

19.2

Johnston to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, its it hard down to long-off, the ball comes back in quickly to stop the second

19.3

Johnston to Mushfiqur Rahim, OUT, its not over by a long shot. Johnston pitches the ball up and its missed by the batsman. Its hit him straight in front and he is given out

Mushfiqur Rahim lbw b Johnston 18 (41m 20b 0x4 1x6) SR: 90.00

19.4

Johnston to Elias Sunny, 1 run, hits the ball into the legside and they run straight away. 2 needed off 2. If its a tie it might be a super over here

19.5

Johnston to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, hit past the short mid-wicket and the scores are tied.

19.6

Johnston to Elias Sunny, 1 run, its pitched up from Johnston. It goes past the short mid-wicket and KOB runs in and picks up the ball. He throws at the non-strikers end. He misses, if he had hit Sunny would have been out. What a finish! Second day running!

Bangladesh 141/8   DT Johnston 4-0-34-1
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 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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