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)

9.1

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, on the off stump, good length. Drives back to the bowler

9.2

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, outside off and swinging away, left alone by Aftab

9.3

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, fuller in length outside off, drives off the front foot to extra cover for a boundary

9.4

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, outside off and left alone by Aftab

9.5

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, short on the middle and leg stump. Aftab ducks under comfortably as he lets it go to the keeper

9.6

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, outside off and swinging away, left alone by Aftab

Bangladesh 31/1   Aftab Ahmed 4* (6b 1x4)

11.1

Gillespie to Aftab Ahmed, no run, fuller in length outside off, drives to mid off

11.2

Gillespie to Aftab Ahmed, no run, on the fuller length outside off, Aftab drives back to the bowler

11.3

Gillespie to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, fuller in length on the middle stump, gets under the line of the delivery and lifts it over mid on for a boundary

11.4

Gillespie to Aftab Ahmed, no run, coming in from the off stump, struck on the pads , going above the stumps so cant be given

11.5

Gillespie to Aftab Ahmed, OUT, fuller on the off stump, Aftab moves across and lifts high in the air as he does not get enough timing and ends up holing out to mid wicket where Fulton takes an easy catch

Aftab Ahmed c Fulton b Gillespie 8 (12m 11b 2x4 0x6) SR: 72.72

Bangladesh 39/2   Aftab Ahmed 8 (11b 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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