Bangladesh tour of New Zealand, 2007/08 / Commentary

Bangladesh in New Zealand Test Series - 1st Test

New Zealand v Bangladesh

New Zealand won by 9 wickets

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1.1

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, starys just a little wide outside off, Junaid shoulders arms, the ball curves in just a touch before reaching McCullum

1.2

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, brings the length closer to the batsman, Junaid covers the line and defends to the off side

1.3

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, good length outside off, Junaid shoulders arms

1.4

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, Mills gets a bit of inswing this time, pitches outside off, Junaid watches it carefully and shoulders arms

1.5

Mills to Junaid Siddique, no run, good length just outside off, Junaid gets his bat down and defends to the off side

1.6

Mills to Junaid Siddique, 1 run, Junaid gets off the mark in Test cricket with an inside edge down to fine-leg, he didn't quite cover the line as he would have liked

Bangladesh 5/0   Junaid Siddique 1* (6b)

2.1

Martin to Junaid Siddique, no run, Martin sticks to that line outside off but it is a little too wide to trouble Junaid, left alone

2.2

Martin to Junaid Siddique, OUT, Martin shifts his line closer to the batsman and it works immediately... pitches short of a length, the ball continues with the angle, forces Junaid to play at it and the ball gets a thick outside edge through to Fleming at first slip

Junaid Siddique c Fleming b Martin 1 (9m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

Bangladesh 5/1   Junaid Siddique 1 (8b)
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Series Results
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington - Jan 12-14, 2008
New Zealand won by an innings and 137 runs
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Dunedin - Jan 4-6, 2008
New Zealand won by 9 wickets
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Photos

Jan 6, 2008

Shahriar Nafees cuts one away, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Dunedin, 3rd day, January 6, 2008

Shahriar Nafees cuts one away

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Jan 6, 2008

Daniel Vettori belts out another successful appeal, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Dunedin, 3rd day, January 6, 2008

Daniel Vettori belts out another successful appeal

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