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)

15.1

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, on the leg stump, defended on the backfoot

15.2

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, outside off and left alone to the keeper

15.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the middle stump, turns to mid wicket for a single

15.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 wide, outside the off stump, and called a wide. Vettori is not impressed

15.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, on the middle stump, Tamim pushes to long on for a single

15.5

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the middle stump, flicked to mid wicket for a single

15.6

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the leg stump, turns to mid wicket. No run taken

Bangladesh 69/2   DL Vettori 1-0-4-0

17.1

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the leg stump, Ashraful flicks to square leg for a single

17.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, on the leg stump, drives to long on for a single

17.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, on the off stump, forces of the back foot to cover

17.4

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, fuller outside off, drives to long off for a single

17.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the off stump, drives back to the bowler

17.6

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the middle stump, Tamim unable to get it past the bowler

Bangladesh 75/2   DL Vettori 2-0-7-0

19.1

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, outside off, defended on the back foot

19.2

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, short outside off, cuts fiercely to deep backward point for a boundary

19.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the leg stump, turns to mid wicket for a single

19.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the off stump, defends on the leg side

19.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, fuller on the off stump. Drives back to the bowler

19.6

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, on the middle stump, drives to long on for a single

Bangladesh 88/2   DL Vettori 3-0-13-0

21.1

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, SIX, on the middle stump, Tamim sweeps it over mid wicket for a six

21.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, drives to long on for a single

21.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, moves back and Vettori notices it and fires it in as Ashraful drives it a touch in the air to long off for a single

21.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, outside off, Tamim drives it over cover for a boundary

21.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the middle , defended on the back foot

21.6

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the off stump, punches to cover of the back foot

Bangladesh 107/2   DL Vettori 4-0-25-0

23.1

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, outside off, Ashraful cuts to sweeper on the off side for a single

23.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, outside off, Tamim drives in the air as it just falls short of the long off fielder

23.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the leg stump, flicks to mid wicket for a single

23.4

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, no run, outside off, cut to short third man

23.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, Dropped on the leg stump, swept to deep mid wicket where Martin drops the catch

23.6

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, turned to fine leg for a couple but called one run short

Bangladesh 117/2   DL Vettori 5-0-30-0

25.1

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, drifts onto the leg stump, Ashraful pushes to deep square leg for a single

25.2

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, outside off, drives to deep extra cover for a single

25.3

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, on the middle stump, defended to point

25.4

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, on the middle stump, flicks to square leg for a single

25.5

Vettori to Tamim Iqbal, 1 run, on the leg stump, flicks to deep mid wicket and brings up his fifty

25.6

Vettori to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, outside off and drives to deep extra cover for a single

Bangladesh 130/2   DL Vettori 6-0-35-0

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

41.4

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, outside off , 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

41.6

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, no run, on the middle stump, flicks to square leg

Bangladesh 173/8   DL Vettori 7-0-38-0

43.1

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, on the off stump, defended on the front foot back to the bowler

43.2

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, outside the leg stump and rapped on the pads

43.3

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, arm ball outside off, left alone

43.4

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, on the leg stump, flicks to fine leg for a single

43.5

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, FOUR, fuller outside off, smashes back past the bowler for a boundary

43.6

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, on the leg stump, pushes to mid wicket for a single

Bangladesh 183/9   DL Vettori 8-0-44-0

45.1

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, on the off stump, flicks to fine leg

45.2

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, on the middle stump and defended on the front foot

45.3

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, fuller outside off, drives to long off for a single

45.4

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, 2 runs, on the leg stump, sweeps to deep mid wicket for a couple

45.5

Vettori to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, short on the middle stump, flicks to mid wicket for a single

45.6

Vettori to Shahadat Hossain, no run, on the good length outside off, defended on the front foot

Bangladesh 199/9   DL Vettori 9-0-48-0
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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