Bangladesh tour of Ireland and Netherlands, 2012 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Netherlands T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Netherlands v Bangladesh

Netherlands won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)

0.1

Gruijters to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, pushed to midwicket.

Bangladesh 1/0   Tamim Iqbal 1* (1b)

1.1

Swart to Tamim Iqbal, no run, strikes Tamim on the pad, a very hushed appeal.

1.2

Swart to Tamim Iqbal, 3 runs, hit square of the wicket, and excellent running.

Bangladesh 4/1   Tamim Iqbal 4* (3b)

2.1

Gruijters to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, pushed to mid-on for a single.

2.4

Gruijters to Tamim Iqbal, no run

2.5

Gruijters to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven straight, quickly returned to Barresi

Bangladesh 7/2   Tamim Iqbal 6* (6b)

4.1

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, first boundary of the innings, hit square through the off side.

4.2

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run

4.4

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, no run, mistimed drive.

4.5

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, no run, once again mistimes the shot.

4.6

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, played to mid-on for a single.

Bangladesh 15/3   Tamim Iqbal 12* (11b 1x4)

5.1

Swart to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven to mid-off.

Bangladesh 16/3   Tamim Iqbal 13* (12b 1x4)

6.1

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven back past the Dutch captain.

6.3

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, no run, straight back to the bowler.

6.4

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, rather sloppy looking drive through mid-on for a single.

6.6

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, looping leading edge to mid-on, but there's not a dutchman in the vicinity

Bangladesh 35/3   Tamim Iqbal 16* (16b 1x4)

7.1

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven out cooper at long on.

7.3

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, Cooper called into action again.

7.6

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, no run, really goes after it, but only manages a tame slap back to the bowler.

Bangladesh 41/3   Tamim Iqbal 18* (19b 1x4)

8.3

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, no run

8.4

Cooper to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, pushed toward cover for a comfortable single.

Bangladesh 47/3   Tamim Iqbal 19* (21b 1x4)

9.2

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, turned between fine leg and square for two.

9.3

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, round the wicket now, brushed off his pads for one.

9.6

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, no run, rose steeply on the batsman, but blocked safely.

Bangladesh 57/3   Tamim Iqbal 22* (24b 1x4)

10.6

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, perfectly executed late cut, and a zippy outfield takes it to the rope.

Bangladesh 64/3   Tamim Iqbal 26* (25b 2x4)

11.3

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, lofted over the bowler just inches from the leaping Malik's fingers.

11.5

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, punched to mid off.

Bangladesh 71/4   Tamim Iqbal 28* (27b 2x4)

12.2

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, fuller delivery driven along the ground to long off.

12.5

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, no run, well fielded off his own bowling

12.6

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, but it gets past him this time and the batsmen amble a single.

Bangladesh 76/4   Tamim Iqbal 30* (30b 2x4)

13.1

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, no run, slaps the bat down into the block-hole to keep in out.

13.2

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, wide and full, cut to Bukhari at deep square leg, who returns it swiftly.

Bangladesh 77/4   Tamim Iqbal 31* (32b 2x4)

14.5

Borren to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run

Bangladesh 92/4   Tamim Iqbal 32* (33b 2x4)

15.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, works it behind square leg for a couple.

15.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, savage straight drive, well picked up by Seelaar.

15.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run

15.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, hung in the air for an age, but the fielder at long on didn't seem to pick it up.

Bangladesh 104/4   Tamim Iqbal 38* (37b 2x4)

16.2

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, no run, a wild swipe at it, but no contact.

16.3

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, connects this time, races to the man at extra cover as they hurry though for one.

16.5

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, no run

16.6

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, no run

Bangladesh 106/5   Tamim Iqbal 39* (41b 2x4)

17.5

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, SIX, heaved to cow corner, Szwarczinksky watched it drop a yard or three over the boundary.

17.6

Jamil to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, driven hard, but Seelaar comes round to cut it off.

Bangladesh 116/5   Tamim Iqbal 46* (43b 2x4 1x6)

18.1

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, played wide of mid on, a misfield brings two.

18.2

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, 2 runs, similar shot to bring up a well earned 50.

18.3

van der Gugten to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, and gone! chipped to Borren at mid on who takes his fourth catch of the innings.

Tamim Iqbal c Borren b van der Gugten 50 (70m 46b 2x4 1x6) SR: 108.69

Bangladesh 120/6   Tamim Iqbal 50 (46b 2x4 1x6)
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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Photos

Jul 26, 2012

Michael Swart scored 61 in Netherlands' one-run victory, Netherlands v Bangladesh, 2nd Twenty20, The Hague, July 26, 2012

Michael Swart scored 61 in Netherlands' one-run victory

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