Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh, 2008/09 / Commentary

Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh - 1st match

Bangladesh v Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe won by 38 runs

12.1

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, Sibanda nearly cleans up the non-striker, he gets forward to a full delivery and whacks it through the line and Matsikenyeri spreads his legs out to evade the ball as it screeches past him

12.2

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, no run

12.3

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and angles it down towards point

12.4

Nazmul Hossain to Sibanda, no run, gets behind the line and steers it to the off side

12.5

Nazmul Hossain to Sibanda, 1 run, gets his bat nicely behind the line and softly taps it just wide of mid-off for a single

12.6

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, no run, gets behind the line to a good length ball and defends

Zimbabwe 53/1   Nazmul Hossain 1-0-6-0

14.1

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, 1 run

14.2

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run

14.3

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run

14.4

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run

14.5

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, 1 run

14.6

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, gives him width outside off to free his arms outside off and he opens out and cracks the ball in the gap between mid-off and extra cover, he bends his knee and hits it off the meat of the bat

Zimbabwe 67/2   Nazmul Hossain 2-0-12-0

16.1

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run, loud appeal! It comes back in off a good length and hits his back bad as he tries to work it away to the on side, it was a good shout though but maybe missing leg

16.2

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, 1 run, this one comes back in and hits him outside the line of the leg stump and the ball rebounds to the off side

16.3

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, 1 wide, strays down the legside and he misses it as he tries to flick it away

16.3

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, gives him some width outside off, he gets his elbows high and punches it wide of cover

16.4

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run, gets behind the line and defends

16.5

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, FOUR, tucks it to the on side

16.6

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run

Zimbabwe 77/2   Nazmul Hossain 3-0-19-0

18.1

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run, nearly slices him in half but he gets behind the line and defends down the track

18.2

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, no run, gets forward and defends

18.3

Nazmul Hossain to Taibu, 1 leg bye, taps it towards mid-on with soft hands and he sets off for a quick single, risky run in the end

18.4

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, no run, walks across his stumps and taps it to the off side

18.5

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, stand and deliver! He pitches it up on the offstump and he scoops it across the line and clears mid-on comfortably

18.6

Nazmul Hossain to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, this one kicks up off a good length outside off, he gets his elbows high and steers it to third man

Zimbabwe 87/2   Nazmul Hossain 4-0-24-0
Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 2 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 14, 2009
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 43 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 12, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 130 runs
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 10, 2009
Zimbabwe won by 38 runs
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Jan 10, 2009

Elton Chigumbura was named the Man of the Match, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Bangladesh tri-series, Mirpur, January 10, 2009

Elton Chigumbura was named the Man of the Match

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Jan 10, 2009

Elton Chigumbura with his Man-of-the-Match award, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Bangladesh tri-series, Mirpur, January 10, 2009

Elton Chigumbura with his Man-of-the-Match award

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