Bangladesh tour of New Zealand, 2007/08 / Commentary

Bangladesh in New Zealand ODI Series - 1st ODI

New Zealand v Bangladesh

New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)

32.3

Oram to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, outside off and coming in, defended to backward point for a single

Bangladesh 155/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 1* (1b)

33.1

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the off and coming in. Mashrafe goes back and defends it back to the bowler

33.2

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off, guided to short third man

33.3

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off and coming in, Mashrafe goes back and defends on the back foot

33.4

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, 2 runs, outside off and Mashrafe moves back again and guides to third man for a couple

33.5

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off, tries to cut and misses

33.6

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, fuller outside off, goes for the drive and misses

Bangladesh 157/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 3* (7b)

35.1

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off and coming in, Mashrafe lets it go

35.2

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, (no ball) 1 run, fuller in length outside off as Mashrafe launches it to long off , where the catch is taken and is not out because he over steps

35.6

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, fuller in length outside off, defended on the back foot

Bangladesh 160/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 4* (10b)

36.2

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, on the middle stump, Mashrafe goes back and guides to third man for a single

Bangladesh 162/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 5* (11b)

37.1

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off, short in length. tries to cut and misses

37.2

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the middle and coming in, Mashrafe moves back and the ball follows him as he tries to swerve away

37.3

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off and coming in, defended on the back foot to cover

37.4

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, short on the off and middle, Mashrafe steps down and tries to cut. Misses the ball altogether

37.5

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, outside off, coming in from short of length. Mashrafe guides to third man for a single

Bangladesh 163/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 6* (16b)

38.1

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, FOUR, short in length, goes inside out over cover for a boundary

38.2

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, outside off and coming in, defended on the back foot to point

38.3

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, fuller in length outside off, drives to sweeper on the off side for a single

38.5

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, short and coming in from the off stump. Mashrafe moves back and tries to get cheeky. Misses the ball altogether

38.6

Martin to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, short ball on the middle stump, Mashrafe ducks under it

Bangladesh 169/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 11* (21b 1x4)

39.6

Gillespie to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the leg stump, defended on the front foot to mid wicket

Bangladesh 170/7   Mashrafe Mortaza 11* (22b 1x4)

41.1

Vettori to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the leg stump. Tries to defend and misses and is rapped on the pads

41.2

Vettori to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the leg stump, defends on the leg side

41.3

Vettori to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, on the good length on the middle stump. Drives to long off for a single

41.5

Vettori to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, short outside off and cut to deep extra cover for a single

Bangladesh 173/8   Mashrafe Mortaza 13* (26b 1x4)

42.1

Mills to Mashrafe Mortaza, FOUR, on the leg stump, slogs it over mid wicket for a boundary

42.2

Mills to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, on the off stump, gets an inside edge onto his pads to the keeper

42.3

Mills to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, fuller on the middle stump. Drives back to the bowler

42.4

Mills to Mashrafe Mortaza, OUT, full toss on the middle stump. Mashrafe moves back and helps it on it's way to Oram at long off who takes a simple catch

Mashrafe Mortaza c Oram b Mills 17 (47m 30b 2x4 0x6) SR: 56.66

Bangladesh 177/9   Mashrafe Mortaza 17 (30b 2x4)
Series Results
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Queenstown - Dec 31, 2007
New Zealand won by 10 wickets (with 264 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Napier - Dec 28, 2007
New Zealand won by 102 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Auckland - Dec 26, 2007
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
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Photos

Dec 26, 2007

Bangladesh had little to cheer for as they managed to pick up only four wickets, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st ODI, Auckland, December 26, 2007

Bangladesh had little to cheer for as they managed to pick up only four wickets

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Dec 26, 2007

Scott Styris led New Zealand home with a quickfire 25, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st ODI, Auckland, December 26, 2007

Scott Styris led New Zealand home with a quickfire 25

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