Bangladesh in West Indies Test Series - 1st Test

West Indies v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 95 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

71.1

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, short of a good length on the off, defended to cover from the crease

71.2

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, full on the off stump, makes room and drills it into the ground

71.3

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, angling it in from wide of the crease, gets an inside edge onto his pads as he tries to defend

71.4

Best to Shahadat Hossain, 3 runs, good shot, slightly short outside off, makes room and slaps it past mid-off for three more, they are inching towards 200 here

Bangladesh 185/8   Shahadat Hossain 3* (4b)

72.1

Miller to Shahadat Hossain, no run, flighted on the off, defended on the front foot

72.2

Miller to Shahadat Hossain, no run, drifts into the middle, pushed to the on side

72.3

Miller to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, and now on the leg and middle, turning slightly, Shahadat twists his body to jab the ball to square leg

72.5

Miller to Shahadat Hossain, no run, turn and bounce from Miller. Shahadat was caught at the crease and stabbed at it as the ball turned past the outside edge

72.6

Miller to Shahadat Hossain, no run, moves forward to push the ball to the off side of the pitch.

Bangladesh 189/8   Shahadat Hossain 4* (9b)

73.2

Best to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, clears the front leg and has a good-old slog and ends up swatting the short-of-length delivery to the on side for a single. Both batsmen meet in the middle for a chat

73.4

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, yorker on the off stump line, Shahadat jabs it to the off side. 194 for 8.

73.5

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, lands on back of length on the middle and leg and slides down leg, brushing the pad en route to the keeper

73.6

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, wide outside off stump, left alone.

Bangladesh 194/8   Shahadat Hossain 5* (13b)

74.3

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, darting it into the right hander, gets behind it nicely and drops it towards cover

74.4

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, gets to the pitch and presents the full face while driving it straight to cover

74.5

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, in the blockhole outside off, dug out towards a diving gully

74.6

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, held it back this time, Shahadat has no trouble pushing it to mid-off on the back foot

Bangladesh 195/8   Shahadat Hossain 5* (17b)

75.5

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, quickish outside off, opens the face and guides it towards point

75.6

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, and again, it's tossed up but Shahadat is not tempted, defends it into the off side

Bangladesh 196/8   Shahadat Hossain 5* (19b)

76.5

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, back of a length on middle, defended solidly past the bowler

76.6

Bernard to Shahadat Hossain, no run, much fuller but again, well negotiated, got to the pitch and blocked it back to Bernard

Bangladesh 199/8   Shahadat Hossain 5* (21b)

78.1

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, is lucky, gets an inside edge towards the short fine-leg region, just missed leg stump, 200 up, it's been a struggle

Bangladesh 200/8   Shahadat Hossain 6* (22b)

80.1

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, tossed up on the off, pushed back to the bowler

80.2

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, gave it some air, charged forward and miscued an attempt to clear long-on for a single

Bangladesh 208/9   Shahadat Hossain 7* (24b)

81.4

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, is lucky, fullish on middle, drives through the line but gets an inside edge just wide of leg stump to fine leg for a single

Bangladesh 212/9   Shahadat Hossain 8* (25b)

82.1

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, short of a length on middle, defended off the back foot to the bowler

82.2

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, tried to defend it hard, got an inside edge just short of forward short leg

82.3

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, SIX, poor ball, tossed up on the off, lands full, in the slot for the tail-ender who slog-sweeps it over deep midwicket for a six, a valuable one

82.4

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, giving it air but held back the length this time, defended comfortably into the off side

82.5

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, similar delivery but this is harmless bowling, pushed back to the bowler

82.6

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, FOUR, dropped, Best spills a sitter in the deep, the trap was set and Shahadat went for it, heaved it straight to deep square leg where Best dropped it and palmed it to the ropes for a boundary, dreadful fielding, easy runs gifted

Bangladesh 222/9   Shahadat Hossain 18* (31b 1x4 1x6)

83.2

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, no run, backed away to a straight one and defended it back to the bowler

83.3

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, no run, full on the off stump, drilled towards cover off the front foot

83.4

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, no run, short of a good length on the off, moves away and defends it to cover

83.5

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, no run, fullish on the off, plays it with a straight bat to mid-off

83.6

Roach to Shahadat Hossain, no run, length ball on the off, bunted to mid-off, calls for a single but then wisely decides against it

Bangladesh 223/9   Shahadat Hossain 18* (36b 1x4 1x6)

85.1

Best to Shahadat Hossain, FOUR, sliced away, full outside off, made room and smacked it wide of a diving point for a boundary, this stand is now worth 20

85.2

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, good length outside off, makes room and punches it past the bowler to mid-on

85.3

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, dropped it short on middle, goes for a mighty pull over square leg, gets an inside edge onto his ribs

85.4

Best to Shahadat Hossain, FOUR, dropped short of mid-on, and rolled through him to the boundary, short of a good length outside off, mistimed an attempt to clear the in-field but it proved effective in the end, four more, the frustration is writ large on the faces of the West Indians

85.5

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, low full toss on the off stump, pushed to mid-on from the crease

85.6

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, back of a length on the off, slapped straight to mid-on, Best fails to get a breakthrough, remember he spilled a catch just moments earlier

Bangladesh 231/9   Shahadat Hossain 26* (42b 3x4 1x6)

87.1

Best to Shahadat Hossain, FOUR, excellent shot, Best is being targeted here, length ball on middle and off, made room and smashed it straight past the bowler and a diving mid-off for his fourth boundary, driven beautifully

87.2

Best to Shahadat Hossain, 2 runs, clears mid-on, back of a length on middle, slapped it over the bowler's head for a couple more, this is now his highest Test score, well done

87.3

Best to Shahadat Hossain, no run, fullish on middle, defended easily to mid-on, makes room for virtually every ball but he's hung on

87.4

Best to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, swings hard but mistimes it down the ground to long-on for a single

Bangladesh 238/9   Shahadat Hossain 33* (46b 4x4 1x6)

88.1

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, no run, flighted on the off stump, defended to cover

88.2

Austin to Shahadat Hossain, OUT, he's gone, Austin gets his maiden wicket in Tests! Shahadat isn't happy, tossed up outside off, goes for the slog-sweep, a thin edge through to the keeper

Shahadat Hossain c †Walton b Austin 33 (71m 48b 4x4 1x6) SR: 68.75

Bangladesh 238/10   Shahadat Hossain 33 (48b 4x4 1x6)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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Jul 15, 2009

Bangladesh's Test victory over West Indies is front page news, July 15, 2009

Bangladesh's Test victory over West Indies is front page news

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Jul 13, 2009

Jubilant scenes in the Bangladesh dressing room, West Indies v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Kingstown, 5th day, July 13, 2009

Jubilant scenes in the Bangladesh dressing room

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