Bangladesh tour of New Zealand, 2007/08 / Commentary

Bangladesh in New Zealand Test Series - 2nd Test

New Zealand v Bangladesh

New Zealand won by an innings and 137 runs

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7.2

Mills to Habibul Bashar, no run, pitches on middle and leg, tries to work it to the on side, pushes it with soft hands

7.3

Mills to Habibul Bashar, no run, pitches on off and middle this time, gets behind the line and defends

7.4

Mills to Habibul Bashar, no run, hits a good length outside off, takes the ball away from the right hander, beats him

7.5

Mills to Habibul Bashar, no run, pitches on off and middle and cuts in a little, pushed to the on side

7.6

Mills to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, drifts down leg and gives Bashar his first scoring opportunity as he glances it to fine leg

Bangladesh 18/1   Habibul Bashar 1* (5b)

8.1

Martin to Habibul Bashar, no run, hits a good length outside off and straightens, Bashar defends but doesn't cover the line well, ends up chopping it down close to the stumps

8.2

Martin to Habibul Bashar, OUT, Martin gets the ball to swing into the right hander, hits a full length outside off, draws Bashatr forward, he gets a thick outside edge through to McCullum. Bashar could have left that alone but he was done in by the swing

Habibul Bashar c †McCullum b Martin 1 (5m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

Bangladesh 18/2   Habibul Bashar 1 (7b)
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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 13, 2008

Tamim Iqbal, nursing a broken thumb, didn't bat on day three, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Wellington, 3rd day, January 14, 2008

Tamim Iqbal, nursing a broken thumb, didn't bat on day three

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Jan 13, 2008

The New Zealanders celebrate another easy wicket, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Wellington, 3rd day, January 14, 2008

The New Zealanders celebrate another easy wicket

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