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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44.3

Mills to Sajedul Islam, FOUR, what a way to start a Test career..... half volley outside the off stump, Islam leans onto it and drives firmly past mid-off and cover

44.4

Mills to Sajedul Islam, no run, he gets the short stuff this time and there was nothing much he could do apart from duck under it

44.5

Mills to Sajedul Islam, no run, full on middle and Islam punched this one confidently back to Mills

44.6

Mills to Sajedul Islam, no run, good length outside off and the ball just beats the outside edge

Bangladesh 137/9   Sajedul Islam 4* (4b 1x4)

46.1

Mills to Sajedul Islam, OUT, and that's the end.... Mills lands that on a good length on off and middle, the ball holds its line, Islam is rooted to the crease and fishes at it just outside the off stump. The ball brushes the glove and goes through to McCullum

Sajedul Islam c †McCullum b Mills 4 (5m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

Bangladesh 137/10   Sajedul Islam 4 (5b 1x4)
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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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