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25.5

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, straying into the pads first up whipped down to fine leg

Bangladesh 119/2   Aftab Ahmed 1* (1b)

26.1

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, huge appeal as the ball swings in passed the bat but hits him outside the line of off stump

26.2

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, testing area again to new batsman catches the stickers of the bat as the ball drops into the off side

26.3

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, lovely coverdrive but well fielded using one hand by Vettori

26.4

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, back of a length ball played safely into the ground

26.5

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, short ball well played as the batsman sways out of the line

26.6

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, an absolute peach of a delivery to finish the over as Martin cuts the batsman in half with a fine example of inswing bowling

Bangladesh 119/2   Aftab Ahmed 1* (7b)

28.1

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, shouts of "catch it" but no chance as it's driven in the air through the vacant cover region

28.2

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, no run, nice reply from Marting as the ball goes straight on passed the outside edge

28.3

Martin to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, neatly tucked off the body into the leg side and a quick call to make their ground without hassle

Bangladesh 132/2   Aftab Ahmed 6* (10b 1x4)

29.1

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, no run, shaping away from the right hander who shows no interest

29.2

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, no run, full ball intices the drive straight to point

29.3

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, no run, same line but this time left alone

29.4

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, no run, too wide fails to induce the shot

29.5

Southee to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, straighter this time off the inside edge out to deep square

Bangladesh 133/3   Aftab Ahmed 7* (15b 1x4)

31.1

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, instantly into his work has the batsman pushing forward

31.2

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, straighter this time has the ball dropped into the off side

31.3

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, air given to the ball outside off but can't tempt the shot

31.4

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, sweep shot from outside off almost cut off by McCullum running to the leg side

31.5

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, testing line but no shot offered

31.6

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, can't get to the pitch of the ball that catches the shoulder of the bat ballooning to the off side

Bangladesh 138/3   Aftab Ahmed 11* (21b 2x4)

33.1

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, angling in towards leg stump played safely into the pitch

33.2

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, hint of turn as the batsman presses forward

33.3

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, looks for the lap shot again catches the gloves and balloons up but safe

33.4

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, forward defence looking solid

33.5

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, 2 runs, arm ball angling into the pads safely worked through mid wicket

33.6

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, nicely pushed to deep point of the back foot

Bangladesh 149/3   Aftab Ahmed 14* (27b 2x4)

34.1

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, catches the outside edge in the air for a time but too fine for the man in the gully

34.2

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, no interest from the batsman as Tuffey finds a good line

34.3

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, shaping away from the batsman let go through to the keeper

34.4

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, another leave but this time the ball nips back into the right hander and not far from that off stump

34.5

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, really has settled into a consistent line here Tuffey. Tempting the batsman but left alone

34.6

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, wider ball finishes off a fine over from Tuffey

Bangladesh 153/3   Aftab Ahmed 18* (33b 3x4)

35.6

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, slower ball has Aftab playing the ball from the crease square on the off side

Bangladesh 154/3   Aftab Ahmed 18* (34b 3x4)

36.3

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, very full outside off not controlled as it catches a thick outside edge but in the gap safely

36.4

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, short pull well handled as he ducks under it with ease

36.5

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, very wide of off stump shaping away wisely left alone

36.6

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, full ball swinging away intices the drive but doesn't quite get to the pitch as the ball brushes passed the outside edge

Bangladesh 159/3   Aftab Ahmed 22* (38b 4x4)

37.3

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, held that one back and left alone close to off stump

37.4

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, laps the ball again and McCullum gets a glove to it as he races to th eleg side

Bangladesh 161/3   Aftab Ahmed 23* (40b 4x4)

38.1

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, quick single as the ball is dropped into the leg side

Bangladesh 162/3   Aftab Ahmed 24* (41b 4x4)

39.1

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, 2 runs, neatly played off the back foot behind point

39.2

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, no run, straighter line played off the back foot into the wicket

39.3

Vettori to Aftab Ahmed, 3 runs, drawing the batsman forward but more than up to the challenge as he guides it through the covers

Bangladesh 167/4   Aftab Ahmed 29* (44b 4x4)

40.1

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, beligerantly smashed back passed the bowler. Dominating shot

40.2

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, back of a length in a good channel left alone

40.3

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, an unconvincing flail of the bat wide of off stump as the ball bounces over the bat

40.4

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, bouncer nicely avoided as he ducks underneath with ease

40.5

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, too straight but can't beat the square leg fielder

40.6

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, forcing off the back foot but straight along the ground to one of the two gully fieldsman

Bangladesh 179/4   Aftab Ahmed 33* (50b 5x4)

42.1

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, back on that consistent line and length from Tuffey with a hint of shape back in

42.2

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, big cover drive attempted but shaping away so can't get anything onto it

42.3

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, wisely leaves the ball alone outside off stump

42.4

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, significant movement back into the body of Aftab as he presses forward

42.5

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, no run, demanding line again meets a straight bat as the ball dribbles back down the wicket

42.6

Tuffey to Aftab Ahmed, OUT, hatrick of catches for Taylor as the consistent areas from Tuffey pays off. This time back of a length and pushed at but can only manage the edge to first slip

Aftab Ahmed c Taylor b Tuffey 33 (74m 56b 5x4 0x6) SR: 58.92

Bangladesh 179/5   Aftab Ahmed 33 (55b 5x4)
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Series Results
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Hamilton - Feb 15-19, 2010
New Zealand won by 121 runs
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Jeetan Patel gets New Zealand a vital breakthrough, New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 5th day, February 19, 2010

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