Bangladesh in West Indies ODI Series - 3rd ODI

West Indies v Bangladesh

Bangladesh won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

0.1

Mahbubul Alam to Powell, 1 wide, And he starts off with a wayward delivery outside the off stump - bit of nerves?

0.1

Mahbubul Alam to Powell, OUT, Nerves? what nerves! good length delivery, pitched in line with the off stump and this one swung back in sharply - too good a delivery for Powell who is beaten comprehensively and the ball thuds in to the pad and that's plumb.

KOA Powell lbw b Mahbubul Alam 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.2

Mahbubul Alam to Smith, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Smith pushes forward and defends it away towards covers

0.3

Mahbubul Alam to Smith, no run, Alam is talking! good length and this one swung as well, Smith pokes at it and is beaten by a long way

0.4

Mahbubul Alam to Smith, no run, bit wide outside the off stump and this one went straight on - Powell leaves it through to the keeper

0.5

Mahbubul Alam to Smith, no run, fuller length delivery and that's punched down to mid-off. Straight to the fielder and there is no room for a single there

0.6

Mahbubul Alam to Smith, no run, in the slot outside the off stump and Powell drives hard towards cover. Shakib there dives across to his left and cuts off a certain boundary. End of a fine first over from Alam

West Indies 1/1   Mahbubul Alam 1-0-1-1

2.1

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, hint of away swing and Fletcher is made to defend

2.2

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, slower delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Fletcher looks to defend it down on the leg side, ball clips the outer half of the bat and rolls away towards point

2.3

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, again good length and on the middle and off stump line, Fletcher gets right behind this one and defends it with a straight bat

2.4

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, fuller in length, again swinging away a touch - Fletcher gets forward and drives it straight to the fielder at cover

2.5

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, another line and length delivery, defended watchfully

2.6

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, FOUR, take that! good length delivery, pitched close to the off stump line and swinging away a touch. Fletcher gets well forward and hammers it straight back past the bowler and well wide of the fielder at mid-off

West Indies 10/1   Mahbubul Alam 2-0-5-1

4.1

Mahbubul Alam to Dowlin, no run, defended outside the off stump, ball rolls down to silly mid-on

4.2

Mahbubul Alam to Dowlin, 1 run, pushed away towards cover point and they scamper through for a single, throw at the bowler's end misses the target and Dowlin makes it across safely. Direct hit would have been fatal

4.3

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Fletcher stands tall and defends it down on the off side

4.4

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, 1 wide, pitched up and drifting down the leg side

4.4

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, SIX, MAX! pitched up outside the off stump, Fletcher steps forward, gets to the pitch of the delivery and lofts it over the long-off fence. Hit right through the line and the ball just sailed away

4.5

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, cut away well in front of point, straight to the fielder though

4.6

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, SIX, going...going...gone! another pitched up delivery, this time bit straighter and Fletcher dismisses it over the long-on fence. Another clean hit through the line - this is exciting cricket from Fletcher

West Indies 30/2   Mahbubul Alam 3-0-19-1

6.1

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, good length delivery, close to the off stump line and Fletcher taps it away on the off side

6.2

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, defended away towards mid-off again a defensive shot

6.3

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, FOUR, on the middle and leg stump line, full in length. Fletcher just lines it up and drives it through the gap between mid-on and midwicket. Lovely shot

6.4

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, no run, slightly short and outside the off stump, defended standing tall on the back-foot

6.5

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, FOUR, on the middle and leg stump line, Fletcher moves across and clips it away to the fine leg fence, was on one foot as he made contact, bit of old Caribbean flavor in that shot

6.6

Mahbubul Alam to Fletcher, FOUR, four more, again forced away on one foot - was on the pads and he got it past the fielder at midwicket

West Indies 46/2   Mahbubul Alam 4-0-31-1

36.1

Mahbubul Alam to Sammy, no run, short outside the off stump. Sammy looks to cut it away with no feet movement and is beaten

36.2

Mahbubul Alam to Sammy, 1 wide, wide outside the off stump and it's a poor delivery

36.2

Mahbubul Alam to Sammy, no run, fuller and closer to the stumps this time. Sammy looks to guide it away and is beaten

36.3

Mahbubul Alam to Sammy, FOUR, full-toss outside the off stump. Sammy comes forward and places it over extra-cover for a boundary

36.4

Mahbubul Alam to Sammy, 1 run, dropped as Alam pitches it short and Sammy cuts it. The fielder at cover dives and does not get his hands around it

36.5

Mahbubul Alam to Reifer, no run, fuller on the middle stump. Reifer plays it back to the bowler

36.6

Mahbubul Alam to Reifer, OUT, fuller on the middle and leg. Reifer comes forward and clips it to midwicket where Shakib does no mistake and takes the catch. Reifer had a torturous stay at the wicket

FL Reifer c Shakib Al Hasan b Mahbubul Alam 40 (71m 79b 3x4 1x6) SR: 50.63

West Indies 188/6   Mahbubul Alam 5-0-37-2

38.1

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, no run, outside the off stump and coming in. Thomas lets it go to the keeper

38.2

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

38.2

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, no run, outside the off stump. Cut to point off the back foot

38.3

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, 1 run, on the middle stump. Thomas pushes it to long-on and takes a sharp single. Tamim's throw does not find the target

38.4

Mahbubul Alam to Miller, no run, down the leg side but brushes the thigh pad and up goes Rahim in appeal

38.5

Mahbubul Alam to Miller, 1 run, width outside the off stump. Miller cuts it away to deep point for a single

38.6

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, 1 wide, wide down the leg side. Rahim does well to dive across and take the ball

38.6

Mahbubul Alam to Thomas, 1 run, outside the off stump. Thomas opens the face of the bat and gets a single to third-man

West Indies 195/7   Mahbubul Alam 6-0-42-2
Series Results
West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre - Jul 31, 2009
Bangladesh won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
West Indies v Bangladesh at Roseau - Jul 28, 2009
Bangladesh won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
West Indies v Bangladesh at Roseau - Jul 26, 2009
Bangladesh won by 52 runs
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Photos

Aug 1, 2009

A jubilant Bangladesh team after their historic ODI series win in West Indies, Basseterre, July 31, 2009

A jubilant Bangladesh team after their historic ODI series win in West Indies

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Jul 31, 2009

Shakib Al Hasan with the winners' trophy, West Indies v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Basseterre, July 31, 2009

Shakib Al Hasan with the winners' trophy

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