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)

29.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, no run, angles it on the pads and he clips it to short fine leg

29.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, no run, he opts to defend, he;s in no hurry

29.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, no run, opens the face of the bat and steers it to short third man

29.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, no run, tries to mow it over the on side but fails to make contact

29.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, FOUR, poor delivery, full and wide outside off and he gets behind the line and crashes it past cover and extra cover

29.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Muralitharan, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and steers it wide of short third man

Sri Lanka 146/9   M Muralitharan 5* (6b 1x4)

30.1

Rubel Hossain to Muralitharan, no run, the slower bouncer, he hooks a little too early and the ball lobs off his shoulder and lobs to the keeper, they appeal for a catch

30.2

Rubel Hossain to Muralitharan, 1 run, full on middle and leg and mowed to long-on

Sri Lanka 147/9   M Muralitharan 6* (8b 1x4)
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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