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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23.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, defended on the backfoot

23.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run

Bangladesh 71/5   Mushfiqur Rahim 0* (2b)

25.1

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, thudded in short outside off, the ball climbs on Rahim, left alone

25.2

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, punched off the backfoot to the off side, they contemplate a single

25.3

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, beaten... pitches outside off and cuts back in, that slices Rahim in half as it goes through to the keeper

25.4

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lands short of a length outside off, beaten

25.5

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lands on a good length outside off, comes in, left alone

25.6

O'Brien to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, gets the ball to move away from the right hander, left alone

Bangladesh 73/5   Mushfiqur Rahim 0* (8b)

27.1

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, starts off with a short and wide one outside off, Rahim rocks back and cuts past point

27.2

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, the arm ball, defended on the front foot

27.3

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, attempts the arm ball again, Rahim gets forward, then moves back and slices it with control past first slip and down to third man

27.4

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, on the middle and leg, drifting into the right hander, Rahim closes the face of the bat and turns it to the fielder at short mid wicket

27.5

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, full on leg stump, defended

27.6

Vettori to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, flighted on middle, defended back to the bowler

Bangladesh 81/5   Mushfiqur Rahim 8* (14b 2x4)

30.1

Martin to Mushfiqur Rahim, OUT, hits a good length on middle and leg, the ball comes in with the angle, Rahuim tries to flick with his wrists to the on side but is too late on the stroke, the ball hits him in front of leg, umpire Parker raises the finger

Mushfiqur Rahim lbw b Martin 8 (26m 15b 2x4 0x6) SR: 53.33

Bangladesh 86/6   Mushfiqur Rahim 8 (15b 2x4)
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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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