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)

0.6

Steyn to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, Comes down the track, gets a little inside edge and the ball runs away to fine leg.

Bangladesh 6/0   Junaid Siddique 4* (1b 1x4)   DW Steyn 1-0-6-0

1.4

Louw to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, Boundary time. Pulled away mightily over midwicket. Makes astatement with that shot.

Bangladesh 11/0   Tamim Iqbal 5* (9b 1x4)   J Louw 0.4-0-5-0

2.2

Steyn to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, Hit through midwicket. Kleinveldt chases it down but makes a mess with the slide. Boundary time.

Bangladesh 19/0   Tamim Iqbal 12* (13b 2x4)   DW Steyn 1.2-0-10-0

2.5

Steyn to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, Great shot. Gives himself some room to go over the offside field. Cuts it over Point. Very Jayasuriya-like

Bangladesh 25/0   Tamim Iqbal 18* (16b 3x4)   DW Steyn 1.5-0-16-0

3.2

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

Bangladesh 30/1   Mohammad Ashraful 4* (1b 1x4)   RK Kleinveldt 0.2-0-5-1

3.5

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

Bangladesh 41/1   Mohammad Ashraful 9* (3b 2x4)   RK Kleinveldt 0.5-0-16-1

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)   RK Kleinveldt 1-0-20-1

4.2

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

Bangladesh 50/1   Mohammad Ashraful 17* (5b 4x4)   M Morkel 0.2-0-5-0

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.

Bangladesh 54/1   Mohammad Ashraful 21* (7b 5x4)   M Morkel 0.4-0-9-0

5.6

Botha to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, Swept fine and the ball races away to fine leg fence.

Bangladesh 63/2   Tamim Iqbal 25* (21b 4x4)   J Botha 1-0-7-1

6.6

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Another boundary, short and straight from Morkel, hits the helmet and runs away to the fine leg fence.

Bangladesh 69/3   Shakib Al Hasan 4* (2b 1x4)   M Morkel 2-0-15-1

8.1

JA Morkel to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, Edge! But no slip at this time. Runs away to third man fence.

Bangladesh 78/5   Mushfiqur Rahim 5* (2b 1x4)   JA Morkel 0.1-0-4-0

8.3

JA Morkel to Naeem Islam, FOUR, Short and straight. Pulled away mightily over midwicket. Take that Mr. Morkel.

Bangladesh 83/5   Naeem Islam 8* (4b 1x4)   JA Morkel 0.3-0-8-0

10.1

JA Morkel to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, Opens the front leg and smacks it over the top.

Bangladesh 92/5   Mushfiqur Rahim 11* (7b 2x4)   JA Morkel 1.1-0-14-0
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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