Bangladesh in West Indies Test Series - 1st Test

West Indies v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 95 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, starts off with a short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, Iqbal gets behind the line and defends it down awkwardly

0.2

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, wayward delivery down the leg side, Iqbal leaves it through to the keeper

0.3

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short of a good length and this one is angled across the left-hander. Iqbal shoulders arms

0.4

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, on the middle and off stump line, pacey delivery and Iqbal defends it away towards point

0.5

Best to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, edged and over! pitched up and angling across, Iqbal is sucked in to the drive and the ball flies off the outside edge and over Sammy at second slip.

0.6

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, bouncer on the stumps and Iqbal ducks under it. End of a good first over

Bangladesh 4/0   TL Best 1-0-4-0

2.1

Best to Tamim Iqbal, 1 wide, well wide outside the off stump and umpire Ashoka de Silva is not happy with the line

2.1

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

2.2

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, Iqbal moves across a bit, gets right behind the line and defends it with a straight bat. Solid shot

2.3

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, same line and length and Iqbal defends off the back-foot

2.4

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, bit of width offered outside the off stump, this one stopped a bit after hitting the deck and Iqbal is beaten outside the off stump

2.5

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, pitched outside the off stump and angling away further, Iqbal watchfully leaves it through to the keeper

2.6

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, wayward delivery outside the off stump to end the over

Bangladesh 5/0   TL Best 2-0-5-0

4.1

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, short delivery outside the off stump, too wide to make the batsman play at it

4.2

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, Kayes gets forward and pushes it away towards point

4.3

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, beaten! in the slot outside the off stump and this one swung away a touch, Kayes pushes forward to defend and is beaten all ends up

4.4

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, short rising delivery and Kayes defends it with a straight bat, not in full control though and the ball drops quickly after looping up on the off side

4.5

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, short delivery outside the off stump, Kayes sways back and leaves it through to the keeper

4.6

Best to Imrul Kayes, FOUR, pitched up outside the off stump, this one is in the slot and Kayes hammers it past the fielder at point

Bangladesh 10/0   TL Best 3-0-9-0

6.1

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length delivery on the stumps, defended watchfully

6.2

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short rising delivery on the middle and off stump line, Iqbal stands tall and defends it down on the off side

6.3

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, another rising delivery, Kayes stands tall and defends it down

6.4

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, good length and angling across, Iqbal gets well forward and defends it with a straight bat

6.5

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, Iqbal cuts and cuts hard but fails to make contact

6.6

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, defended outside the off stump

Bangladesh 15/0   TL Best 4-1-9-0

15.1

Best to Imrul Kayes, 1 no ball, the beamer! Slipped out of his hand, over waist height and the batsman did a good job tapping it into the off side though the bat slipped out of his hand upon impact

15.1

Best to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, length ball on the pads, clipped away in front of square for a couple

15.2

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, bouncer banged in on leg stump, Kayes lets it go easily

15.3

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, a short one down the leg side, tries to whip it away off his hips, doesn't connect

15.4

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, fishing for it outside the off stump, the away movement beats the outside edge, not much footwork on that one

15.5

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, it's coming on nicely, banged in on middle, defended confidently into the leg side

15.6

Best to Imrul Kayes, 2 runs, went at it hard, much fuller outside off, tried to cart it over the covers, got a thick outside edge wide of gully just for a couple, the outfield is terribly slow

Bangladesh 42/0   TL Best 5-1-14-0

17.1

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, probing him outside off but Kayes is having nothing of it, leaves it be

17.2

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, short of a good length on the off, drops it towards cover

17.3

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, length ball on middle and off, defended comfortably to mid-off

17.4

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, full outside off, a bit more effort into that one, eased to cover off the front foot

17.5

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, shortish on leg stump, tapped wide of midwicket, calls for a single but is sent back wisely

17.6

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, good length on middle, pushed off the front foot to midwicket

Bangladesh 42/0   TL Best 6-2-14-0

19.1

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, Kayes gets behind the line and defends it down the track

19.2

Best to Imrul Kayes, no run, pitched wide outside the off stump and angling away further, no shot offered

19.3

Best to Imrul Kayes, 3 runs, shot! fuller length delivery outside the off stump and Kayes nicely punches it back past the bowler and well wide of the fielder at mid-off. The outfield seem bit heavy and the ball gets cut off by the fielder

19.4

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, left alone outside the off stump

19.5

Best to Tamim Iqbal, no run, quick yorker. Iqbal picks it up early and digs it out to the cover region

19.6

Best to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, edged and gone! pitched up and angling across, Iqbal is sucked in to the drive - a nothing shot and he ends up with a thick edge which goes straight to Reifer at first slip

Tamim Iqbal c Reifer b Best 14 (83m 66b 1x4 0x6) SR: 21.21

Bangladesh 45/1   TL Best 7-2-17-1

21.1

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, short of a good length delivery, pitched in line with the stumps and angling across the left-hander, batsman has a poke at it and is beaten

21.2

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, bit of width offered outside the off stump, no shot offered

21.3

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, pitched wide outside the off stump and angling away further - Siddique leaves it through to the keeper

21.4

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, short rising delivery, close to the off stump line and Siddique shoulders arms

21.5

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, punched into the gap between point and cover, tight single on offer there but they decide not to go for it

21.6

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, stops a bit after hitting the deck and Siddique awkwardly defends it down on the leg side

Bangladesh 49/1   TL Best 8-3-17-1

23.1

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, worked away off the pads to the square leg region

23.2

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, short of a good length delivery, pitched in the channel outside the off stump and angling across - Siddique leaves it through to the keeper

23.3

Best to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, pitched up outside the off stump, right in the slot and Siddique hammers it past the fielder at mid-off. Good shot to get off the mark

23.4

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, left alone outside the off stump

23.5

Best to Junaid Siddique, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, Siddique leans forward and defends it down on the leg side - one bounce and straight to the fielder placed at short leg

23.6

Best to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, worked away off the pads to deep midwicket

Bangladesh 55/2   TL Best 9-3-23-1

45.1

Best to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, starts off with a wayward delivery down the leg side

45.2

Best to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and cutting in - Ashraful moves forward and across and taps it away towards cover

45.3

Best to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, got'm! good length delivery in the channel outside the off stump, Ashraful goes for the drive and ends up with a thick edge straight to the keeper. Big wicket this

Mohammad Ashraful c †Walton b Best 6 (35m 30b 1x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

45.4

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 leg bye, sharp bouncer first up and Rahim gets hit on the helmet, that should wake him up

45.5

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, pitched up close to the off stump line, Hasan stays back and defends it back down the track

45.6

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Hasan goes back and across and cuts it away through point - no stopping that

45.6

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Hasan goes back and across and cuts it away through point - no stopping that

45.6

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Hasan goes back and across and cuts it away through point - no stopping that

45.6

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Hasan goes back and across and cuts it away through point - no stopping that

Bangladesh 105/5   TL Best 10-3-27-2

47.1

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, good length delivery on the middle stump. Shakib presents the full face of the bat and drives it past the mid-on fielder for a couple

47.2

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, short outside the off stump. Shakib stands tall and pushes it to point

47.3

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side and runs across

47.4

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short outside the off stump. Rahim shuffles across and lets the ball sail to the keeper

47.5

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, fuller ball on the middle and leg. Rahim comes forward and defends it yet again onto the pitch

47.6

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short outside the off stump. Rahim shoulders arms to the delivery

Bangladesh 108/5   TL Best 11-3-30-2

49.1

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, outside the off stump. Rahim comes forward and pushes it to mid-off

49.2

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, short ball, angled in from wide of the crease. Rahim gets behind the line and taps it away on the off side

49.3

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, played away on the off side

49.4

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 leg bye, short ball and Rahim takes his eyes off the ball and gets hit on the helmet

49.5

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, fulltoss outside the off stump and Hasan goes after it, the shot is not timed well enough and the ball rolls away off the inside half of the bat

49.6

Best to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, wide delivery down the leg side, keeper had to dive full length to his left to collect this one

Bangladesh 117/5   TL Best 12-4-30-2

69.1

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, 3 runs, on middle and off, turned away neatly through square leg for three runs

69.2

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, yorker length on middle and leg, tried to dig it out into the leg side, was struck on the pads but it probably would have just slid down, it struck him on the toe and is in a bit of pain

69.3

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, back of a length on middle, turned away to fine leg from the crease, nicely done

69.4

Best to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, Mushfiqur repeats the shot, but with more confidence and poise, did well to keep it down, rolled to fine leg

69.5

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, back of a length on middle, gets back and defends it cautiously onto the pitch

69.6

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, full on the off, drove it with little intent, ended up lobbing it just short of mid-off

Bangladesh 169/7   TL Best 13-4-35-2

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

71.5

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, sliding down leg, tries to clip it fine, makes no contact

71.6

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, slower one this time round, gets a faint tickle as he tries to glide it down but falls well short of the keeper

Bangladesh 185/8   TL Best 14-4-38-2

73.1

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, 3 runs, two slips, gully and leg gully can only stand and watch as Mortaza steps forward to drive forcefully past mid-on. Valuable runs being added here. Bangladesh spinners would appreciate every run being scored here

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

73.3

Best to Mashrafe Mortaza, 1 run, from wide of the crease, drifting into middle and Mortaza plays a lovely looking flick shot. He will just get a single, though.

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   TL Best 15-4-43-2

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   TL Best 16-4-51-2

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

87.5

Best to Rubel Hossain, no run, yorker length on middle, dug out easily towards cover

87.6

Best to Rubel Hossain, no run, banged it short on leg stump, moved further down, went through to the keeper who appeals for a caught behind but the umpire turns it down, an appeal more out of desperation than anything else

Bangladesh 238/9   TL Best 17-4-58-2
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Jul 15, 2009

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

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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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