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

Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh - 3rd match

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 43 balls remaining)

27.5

Mahbubul Alam to Thushara, no run, funny looking shot, he bangs it in short and the ball comes on really quickly to thushara, he shapes to hook and changes his mind, he hangs the periscope out and tamely plays it back to the bowler

27.6

Mahbubul Alam to Thushara, no run, repeats the same ball and he shapes to mow it away across the line but misses

Sri Lanka 131/7   T Thushara 0* (2b)

28.5

Rubel Hossain to Thushara, 5 wides, gets carried away and bangs another one in short, this one really climbs and beats the keeper

28.5

Rubel Hossain to Thushara, 1 no ball, bangs in another bouncer and this one sails over the batsman, Doctrove warns the bowler

28.5

Rubel Hossain to Thushara, no run, persists with the short stuff and this time he fails to execute the pull properly

28.6

Rubel Hossain to Thushara, OUT, the bowler wins this battle, he bangs it in short of a length outside the offstump, he swivels and tries to hook and gets a thick edge to the keeper, seemed like a soft dismissal

T Thushara c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Rubel Hossain 0 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 141/9   T Thushara 0 (5b)
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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Photos

Jan 14, 2009

Shakib Al Hasan with the Man-of-the-Match award, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Bangladesh Tri-Series, Dhaka, January 14, 2009

Shakib Al Hasan with the Man-of-the-Match award

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Jan 14, 2009

Naeem Islam and Shakib Al Hasan are ecstatic after beating Sri Lanka, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Bangladesh Tri-Series, Dhaka, January 14, 2009

Naeem Islam and Shakib Al Hasan are ecstatic after beating Sri Lanka

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