Bangladesh tour of New Zealand, 3rd ODI: New Zealand v Bangladesh at Queenstown, Dec 31, 2007
New Zealand won by 10 wickets (with 264 balls remaining)
31 December 2007 (50-over match)

Mills to Junaid Siddique, OUT, short outside off, swinging away tries to cut and gets a bottom edge onto the stumps

Junaid Siddique b Mills 1 (12m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 9.09

Bangladesh 3/1   Tamim Iqbal 2* (7b)   KD Mills 2-1-2-1

Mason to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, gone! A touch wide and he thinks about running it fine but can only find Styris at first slip, a regulation outside edge gets Mason a wicket

Tamim Iqbal c Styris b Mason 13 (63m 56b 0x4 0x6) SR: 23.21

Bangladesh 41/2   Mohammad Ashraful 24* (26b 3x4)   MJ Mason 1.3-0-7-1

Mason to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, short outside off, Ashraful being an instinctive puller goes for it and does not get enough on the ball as it fails to clear Oram at fine leg, who judges well to take the catch. Ashraful's strength proves to be his downfall this time round. It helps to have taller fielders on the ground

Mohammad Ashraful c Oram b Mason 25 (63m 31b 3x4 0x6) SR: 80.64

Bangladesh 44/3   Aftab Ahmed 2* (8b)   MJ Mason 2.4-1-8-2

Oram to Tushar Imran, OUT, pitching on the good length and carries a little more bounce than usual, which forces Tushar to grope in the dark as all he manges to get is an outside edge to the keeper, who accepts it gleefully

Tushar Imran c †McCullum b Oram 1 (5m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 16.66

Bangladesh 46/4   Aftab Ahmed 2* (9b)   JDP Oram 1.5-0-3-1

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, OUT, on the leg stump and turning away. Aftab sweeps it without getting behind the line of the delivery and gets a top edge to short fine leg, where Sinclair takes the catch. Vettori now is joint highest wicket taker for New Zealand in ODI's

Aftab Ahmed c Sinclair b Vettori 19 (58m 35b 3x4 0x6) SR: 54.28

Bangladesh 73/5   Shakib Al Hasan 10* (31b 1x4)   DL Vettori 1.2-0-1-1

Vettori to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, outside off and a touch short in length. Shakib tries to cut and gets a bottom edge onto the stumps.Double strike in the over as Vettori, now has the highest number of wickets in ODI's for New Zealand

Shakib Al Hasan b Vettori 10 (41m 32b 1x4 0x6) SR: 31.25

Bangladesh 74/6   Farhad Reza 1* (2b)   DL Vettori 1.5-0-2-2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, OUT, on the leg stump, Rahim moves across and misses the line and is cleaned up

Mushfiqur Rahim b Vettori 0 (7m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Bangladesh 78/7   Farhad Reza 5* (8b 1x4)   DL Vettori 2.1-0-2-3

Vettori to Farhad Reza, OUT, outside off, Flighted delivery. Reza chances his luck once too often as he comes down the track and is beaten in flight. McCullum stumps him

Farhad Reza st †McCullum b Vettori 12 (18m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Bangladesh 85/8   Abdur Razzak 0* (6b)   DL Vettori 3.5-1-4-4

Vettori to Mashrafe Mortaza, OUT, arm ball on the off stump, Mortaza plays for spin and cuts as he is deceived by the line and is bowled

Mashrafe Mortaza b Vettori 2 (15m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 15.38

Bangladesh 93/9   Abdur Razzak 6* (18b 1x4)   DL Vettori 6-2-7-5

Mills to Abdur Razzak, OUT, outside off and short in length, as Razzak tries to knock the cover off the ball and gets a thick outside edge to third man, where Chris Martin pouches the catch

Abdur Razzak c Martin b Mills 6 (29m 23b 1x4 0x6) SR: 26.08

Bangladesh 93/10   Shahadat Hossain 0* (0b)   KD Mills 8.5-1-27-2





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Hours of play (local time) 11.00 start, First Session 11.00-14.30 Interval 14.30-15.15, Second Session 15.15-18.45

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