World T20 - 6th match, First Round Group A

Bangladesh v Nepal

Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)

6.2

Al-Amin Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka gets on top of the bounce outside off and steers towards third man

Nepal 39/2   P Khadka 1* (1b)

7.5

Farhad Reza to Khadka, FOUR, a fuller delivery outside off, Khadka moves forward and laces the ball through cover with a well-timed drive, well placed too

7.6

Farhad Reza to Khadka, 1 run, shorter length and Khadka swivels to pull in front of square, this was not timed as well

Nepal 48/3   P Khadka 6* (3b 1x4)

8.1

Al-Amin Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, good length on off and middle stump, tapped from the crease towards midwicket

Nepal 49/3   P Khadka 7* (4b 1x4)

9.1

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, no run, good length on off and middle, defended on the off side

9.2

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, good length but a bit too straight, worked off the pads through square

Nepal 54/3   P Khadka 8* (6b 1x4)

10.1

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, 1 run, bowled full into the pads, nudged from the crease towards square leg

10.3

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, 1 run, steps out of the crease to hit down the ground but gets an inside edge through midwicket

10.6

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, no run

Nepal 59/3   P Khadka 10* (9b 1x4)

11.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 run, comes out of his crease again and plays the ball towards long on

11.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka tries to hit hard down the ground but gets an inside edge in front of square leg

Nepal 63/3   P Khadka 12* (11b 1x4)

12.1

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, FOUR, that's too straight and Khadka gets inside the line to flick off his pads firmly enough to beat the fielder on the square leg boundary

12.2

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, no run, he's beaten outside the off stump this time

12.3

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 wide, Nasir strays down leg side, that's a wide

12.3

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, FOUR, third man is in the circle and Khadka opens the face to steer the ball towards him, Al-amin Hossain misfields and allows the boundary

12.4

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, third man has been pushed back and this time he fields the ball as it rolls towards him off the outside edge of the drive

Nepal 73/3   P Khadka 21* (15b 3x4)

13.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, no run, Khadka steps out but is not to the pitch of the ball and he plays it towards midwicket

13.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, no run, pitches outside leg stump and Khadka sweeps, he can't beat short fine leg though

13.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka steps out again and lifts the ball over the infield at midwicket, there's a fielder in the deep though and it gets to him on the first bounce

Nepal 76/3   P Khadka 22* (18b 3x4)

14.1

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 2 runs, Khadka lofts the ball down the ground, he mis-times it though and the ball falls well short of long off, they run a second and Mushfiqur is yelling at the fielder for allowing it

14.2

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 wide, that bounces quite a bit from short of a length but the line is down leg side

14.2

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, no run, Khadka throws his bat at one outside off but misses

14.3

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, once again Khadka mis-times the hit through midwicket

14.6

Nasir Hossain to Khadka, 1 run, in the blockhole but Khadka manages to prise it out on the leg side for a single

Nepal 86/3   P Khadka 26* (22b 3x4)

15.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 leg bye, Khadka tries to reverse sweep but fails to connect properly, there's half an appeal for lbw but it might have pitched outside leg stump from over the wicket

15.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 run, steps out again but isn't to the pitch of the ball, plays it towards mid-on, these two have now added 50 for the fourth wicket

15.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka steps forward and outside leg to hit inside out through extra cover, he mis-times the ball towards long off

Nepal 93/3   P Khadka 28* (25b 3x4)

16.1

Farhad Reza to Khadka, no run, Reza returns and begins with a short of a length ball on a wicket to wicket line, the batsman pulls but can't beat midwicket

16.2

Farhad Reza to Khadka, 1 wide, that's extremely wide outside off stump, the length was full and irrelevant

16.2

Farhad Reza to Khadka, FOUR, shot! Finally Khadka has middled one. He made room by moving outside leg and drove the ball powerfully through extra cover

16.3

Farhad Reza to Khadka, no run, now he tries to move towards the off side and get into position to scoop the ball over the keeper, he fails

16.4

Farhad Reza to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka slogs hard once again, trying to hit the ball over cow corner, he gets a thick outside edge that flies towards third man, the fielder doesn't try and rush in to catch the ball

Nepal 99/3   P Khadka 33* (29b 4x4)

17.1

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, FOUR, Khadka this time! Making room by moving outside leg and drilling the ball hard along the ground through extra cover, superb drive

17.2

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, no run, nearly yorked himself this time and ends up playing it on the off side

17.3

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, 1 run, Khadka steps out to take the ball on the full and drives to long off for a single

17.5

Abdur Razzak to Khadka, 1 run, full ball on off and middle stump, Khadka makes room and drives hard back at the bowler, Razzak can't make a clean stop

Nepal 114/3   P Khadka 39* (33b 5x4)

18.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Khadka, 2 runs, driven straight down the ground but not timed well, Tamim's pick up is clean but his throw is wide and the batsmen complete the second

18.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Khadka, OUT, bowled him! Khadka moved across his stumps to trying and chip over the fielder at short fine leg. The length was too full for it, the line was too straight for it. Leg stump took a beating

P Khadka b Mashrafe Mortaza 41 (59m 35b 5x4 0x6) SR: 117.14

Nepal 124/4   P Khadka 41 (35b 5x4)
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Photos

Mar 18, 2014

Shakib Al Hasan hastened the end with some lusty blows, Bangladesh v Nepal, World T20, Group A, Chittagong, March 18, 2014

Shakib Al Hasan hastened the end with some lusty blows

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Mar 18, 2014

Basant Regmi is congratulated after dismissing Tamim Iqbal, Bangladesh v Nepal, World T20, Group A, Chittagong, March 18, 2014

Basant Regmi is congratulated after dismissing Tamim Iqbal

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