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)

11.1

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, strays wide down the legside, he pulls on the front foot but fails to beat short fine leg

11.2

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, skids on to him, he shuffles and clips an arm ball to short fine-leg

11.3

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, full and wide outside off and he gets on his knee and drives to deep cover

11.4

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, shuffles and works it to the on side

11.5

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, no run, gets sharp turn inwards and he gets hit high on the pads

11.6

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, gets sharp turn inwards and he clips it away to fine leg

Sri Lanka 56/2   Naeem Islam 1-0-5-0

13.1

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, flights it on the pads and he gets behind the line and pushes it down to long-on

13.2

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, shuffles at the crease and clips it away late to the on side

13.3

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, lets the ball come on to him before pushing it to long-on

13.4

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, no run, bowls it quicker, he gets well forward and defends

13.5

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run

13.6

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, no run, gets forward to work it to the on side but he plays too early and nearly chips it on the full to midwicket

Sri Lanka 63/2   Naeem Islam 2-0-9-0

15.1

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 1 run, flights it on the pads, he shuffles and clips it away behind square leg

15.2

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, commits to the front foot early and steers it just wide of point

15.3

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, no run, tries to force it past the bowler but Naeem slides to his right and cuts it off

15.4

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, 2 runs, gives him the charge and lofts him high over midwicket, two fielders converge and the ball just stops a bit before the rope

15.5

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, no run, makes room, waits for the turn and cuts to the offside

15.6

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, no run, angles it on the pads, he nudges it to the on side

Sri Lanka 71/2   Naeem Islam 3-0-13-0

17.1

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, no run, clips him on the pads down the leg side as he tries to whip it away, he appeals

17.2

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, fires a full delivery on the offstump and he digs it out to point

17.3

Naeem Islam to Jayawardene, OUT, slower through the air and he gives it a lot of flight, Jayawardene bends his knee and slogs him with the turn down to Rubel at deep midwicket

DPMD Jayawardene c Rubel Hossain b Naeem Islam 28 (44b 0x4 0x6) SR: 63.63

17.4

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, 1 run, lands it on a good length and gets the ball to skid through, he shows the full face of the bat and forces it to long-on

17.5

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, slides down the legside, he shapes to sweep and misses

17.5

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, misses another sweep, another wide down the leg side

17.5

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 2 runs, cuts it down to the sweeper cover fielder, Mushfiqur yells 'keeper' but the throw is very wide and Jayasuriya nearly collides with him on completing the second run

17.6

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, no run, shuffles and tucks it to the on side

Sri Lanka 80/3   Naeem Islam 4-0-19-1

19.1

Naeem Islam to Jayasuriya, 1 run, makes room and cuts to the offside hut he fails to beat short third man

19.2

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, gets behind the line and defends to the off side

19.3

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, clips it with soft hands to the off side

19.4

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, gets forward and defends back down the pitch

19.5

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, takes a few paces down the pitch and pushes it to the covers

19.6

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, gets his pad across his stumps and pushes it to the on side

Sri Lanka 89/3   Naeem Islam 5-0-20-1

21.1

Naeem Islam to Mubarak, 1 run, lands it on a full length on the offstump and he pushes it through the line to long-off

21.2

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, no run, pitched up outside off and scooped towards short third-man

21.3

Naeem Islam to Kapugedera, 1 run, Dropped he gives him the charge and lofts towards Tamim at long-off who makes a mess of it, the ball nearly dribbles to the rope

21.4

Naeem Islam to Mubarak, no run

21.5

Naeem Islam to Mubarak, 2 runs, floated on the pads and he works it with the turn to the on side

21.6

Naeem Islam to Mubarak, no run, tries to work it to the on side and the leading edge just falls short of cover

Sri Lanka 100/4   Naeem Islam 6-0-24-1
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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