Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    58.5 Run out! short of length ball on the stumps, Hayden defends on the back-foot to mid-on and takes off for a single, Enamul fields and hits direct at the bowlers end, TV Umpire called for, was very close but Umpire gives it in favour of Bangladesh! 173/2
    25.1 Enamul strikes! flighted ball outside off stump, bowled a bit slow and turning in, Hussey sweeps but gets beaten by the slowness, gets the inside edge and ball rolls into the stumps 64/1
    not out
    65.5 Rafique strikes and three down! flighted and angled in on the leg stump, turning away this time, Martyn tries to defend but not much of foot movement, beaten by the turn and ball strikes into the off stump, that was a beauty! 183/3
    71.4 Four down! fraction short outside off stump, Clarke goes back and tries to cut, ball takes the outside edge and a good catch by Mashud behind the stumps, Clarke's positive play letting him down! 205/4
    77.5 Rafique strikes, what a wicket, good ball tossed up outside the off stump, spins in quickly off the track, Gilchrist on the back foot, tries to play to the on side, misses it completely, the ball knocks the off stump out of the ground. 225/5
    81.2 Rafique gets another one, good strike, good ball tossed up on the leg stump, Warne comes slightly forward and plays down the wrong line, hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud appeal, Dar waits for sometime and then lifts the finger, Warne has to go. 231/6
    99.6 Mortaza strikes, good ball back of a length, slight away movement, Lee looks to drive through the off side, gets the edge to Mashud, who takes the catch. 277/7
    not out
    14 (b 4, lb 7, nb 2, w 1)
    307/7 (107 Overs, RR: 2.86)
    Fall of wickets: 1-64 (MEK Hussey, 25.1 ov), 2-173 (ML Hayden, 58.5 ov), 3-183 (DR Martyn, 65.5 ov), 4-205 (MJ Clarke, 71.4 ov), 5-225 (AC Gilchrist, 77.5 ov), 6-231 (SK Warne, 81.2 ov), 7-277 (B Lee, 99.6 ov)
    Mashrafe Mortaza22.075112.3100
    Shahadat Hossain20.056703.3510
    Mohammad Rafique38.069842.5700
    Enamul Haque jnr27.058012.9602

Close of Play

  • Sun, 9 Apr - day 1 - Bangladesh 1st innings 355/5 (Rajin Saleh 35*, Khaled Mashud 2*, 88 ov)
  • Mon, 10 Apr - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 145/6 (AC Gilchrist 51*, B Lee 13*, 52 ov)
  • Tue, 11 Apr - day 3 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 124/5 (Rajin Saleh 29*, Khaled Mashud 0*, 41 ov)
  • Wed, 12 Apr - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 212/4 (RT Ponting 72*, AC Gilchrist 6*, 74 ov)
  • Thu, 13 Apr - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 307/7 (107 ov) - end of match

Match Notes