Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Netherlands T20I Series - 1st T20I

Netherlands v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

7.6

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 1 run

Netherlands 53/4   TN de Grooth 1* (1b)

8.1

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, no run, comes forward and defends it back to the bowler

8.2

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, no run, drives it to cover

8.3

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

Netherlands 54/4   TN de Grooth 2* (4b)

9.1

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. He flicks it to deep midwicket for a single

9.5

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 1 run, on the leg stump. He turns it to fine-leg for a single

Netherlands 61/4   TN de Grooth 4* (6b)

10.1

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, 1 run, comes down the track and pushes it to midwicket for a single

10.4

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

10.5

Elias Sunny to de Grooth, 1 run, employing the sweep to good effect as he sweeps it to short fine-leg for a single

Netherlands 68/4   TN de Grooth 6* (9b)

11.1

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, FOUR, moves back and late-cuts it to third-man boundary

11.2

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

11.5

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 2 runs, good length ball on the leg stump. de Grooth pushes it to deep square-leg for a couple

11.6

Abdur Razzak to de Grooth, 1 run, pushes it to point for a single

Netherlands 85/4   TN de Grooth 14* (13b 1x4)

12.1

Ziaur Rahman to de Grooth, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. de Grooth paddles it to short fine-leg for a single

12.4

Ziaur Rahman to de Grooth, 2 runs, lofts it inside-out to sweeper cover for a couple

12.5

Ziaur Rahman to de Grooth, FOUR, fuller ball on the off stump. de Grooth reverse paddles it over short third-man for a boundary. Second boundary for him

12.6

Ziaur Rahman to de Grooth, 1 run, slower ball outside the off stump. de Grooth guides it to short third-man for a single

Netherlands 94/4   TN de Grooth 22* (17b 2x4)

13.1

Mahmudullah to de Grooth, OUT, that's a superb catch by Abdur Razzak! de Groot comes down the track and lofts it to wide long-off. Razzak runs to his left and dives. He manages to wrap his hands and take a superb catch

TN de Grooth c Abdur Razzak b Mahmudullah 22 (21m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 122.22

Netherlands 94/5   TN de Grooth 22 (18b 2x4)
Series Results
Netherlands v Bangladesh at The Hague - Jul 26, 2012
Netherlands won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
Netherlands v Bangladesh at The Hague - Jul 25, 2012
Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
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