Bangladesh tour of South Africa, 2008/09 / Commentary

Bangladesh in South Africa T20I Match

South Africa v Bangladesh

South Africa won by 12 runs (D/L method)

3.2

Kleinveldt to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, Wicket followed by a wide

3.2

Kleinveldt to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, Pulled away powerfully over deep square leg. Great shot with great timing.

3.3

Kleinveldt to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, Driven off the backfoot to cover and gets a quick single.

3.5

Kleinveldt to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, Edge flies past the single slip and races to the third man fence.

3.6

Kleinveldt to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, Another boundary! Cut away powerfully past point and square of third man.

Bangladesh 45/1   Mohammad Ashraful 13* (4b 3x4)

4.2

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, Short and wide, hammers it past point again. Take that!

4.3

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, Play and miss. A much better length this time. Pitch it up.

4.4

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, Comes down the track. Hits one of the hardest square drives I've ever seen! Hits the boundary boards with a harder sound than this evening's thunder.

4.5

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, Better delivery this time. Play and miss for a good lin and length delivery.

4.6

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 wide, Another wide outside off. South Africa in a slight spot of bother here.

4.6

M Morkel to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 leg bye, Hits the pads and bounces off to the on side. Manages an easy single there.

Bangladesh 56/1   Mohammad Ashraful 21* (9b 5x4)

5.1

Botha to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, The skipper brings himself on to owl. Taking off the pace and works immediately. First ball he bowls Ashraful clean. Important breakthrough that.

Mohammad Ashraful b Botha 21 (12m 10b 5x4 0x6) SR: 210.00

Bangladesh 56/2   Mohammad Ashraful 21 (10b 5x4)
Series Results
South Africa v Bangladesh at Johannesburg - Nov 5, 2008
South Africa won by 12 runs (D/L method)
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Photos

Nov 5, 2008

Naeem Islam lashes the ball down the ground, South Africa v Bangladesh, Twenty20, Johannesburg, November 5, 2008

Naeem Islam lashes the ball down the ground

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Nov 5, 2008

Dale Steyn is pumped up after getting rid of Naeem Islam, South Africa v Bangladesh, Twenty20, Johannesburg, November 5, 2008

Dale Steyn is pumped up after getting rid of Naeem Islam

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