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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14.5

Martin to Shahriar Nafees, no run, pitches on middle, defended back to the bowler

14.6

Martin to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, adjusts to a fuller length on middle, worked off the pads to the on side

Bangladesh 50/3   Shahriar Nafees 1* (2b)

15.1

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, strays down the leg side, glanced down to fine leg

15.5

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, left alone outside the off stump

15.6

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, beaten.... Nafees gets forward to defend and nearly gets an outside edge

Bangladesh 52/3   Shahriar Nafees 2* (5b)

18.1

Mills to Shahriar Nafees, no run, pitches on middle and leg, defended back to the bowler

18.2

Mills to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, slides towards the pads, shuffles across his stumps and glances it to fine leg

18.5

Mills to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, short of a length on leg, worked off the wrists just wide of square leg

Bangladesh 66/3   Shahriar Nafees 4* (8b)

19.1

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, beaten...that was a peach of a delivery just outside off, Nafees lunges forward and nearly edge it to McCullum

19.2

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, Appeal...pitches around the leg stump and straightens , Nafees gets a half prod forward and gets caught high on the pad, they appeal, replays showed the ball hitting just a touch too high

19.3

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, pitches on middle and off and straightens, well left by Nafees

19.4

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, fullish on middle and leg, swinging in, worked straight to midwicket

19.5

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, pitches on a good length just outside off, pushed to the covers

19.6

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs, drifting on the pads, Nafees works it with the line and inswing and beats midwicket for a couple

Bangladesh 68/3   Shahriar Nafees 6* (14b)

21.1

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, no run, sliding down the leg side, there was a scoring opportunity for Nafees but he was too late on glancing it down to fine leg

21.2

O'Brien to Shahriar Nafees, OUT, O'Brien finally gets his reward.....pitches just short of a good length on middle and off, Nafees could have shouldered arms to that one but instead he pokes at it outside off with an open blade, the ball flies off the face of the bat to Fulton at second slip

Shahriar Nafees c Fulton b O'Brien 6 (27m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 37.50

Bangladesh 68/4   Shahriar Nafees 6 (16b)
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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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