ICC World Twenty20 - 11th match, Group A

Australia v Bangladesh

Australia won by 27 runs

12.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Smith, 1 run, pitched up, Smith is down the track and gets to the pitch to drive to wide long on and get off the mark

Australia 66/6   SPD Smith 1* (1b)

13.1

Mohammad Ashraful to Smith, 1 run, pitched up outside off, gets forward and flicks it behind square

13.4

Mohammad Ashraful to Smith, 1 run, swept away square to the deep for a single

Australia 71/6   SPD Smith 3* (3b)

14.5

Abdur Razzak to Smith, no run, tries to sweep a straight ball and misses. The bounce probably saved him, that was a good shout for lbw

14.6

Abdur Razzak to Smith, no run, looks to step out and drive, does not get to the pitch and the attempted drive pops in the air, but lands safely before reaching the bowler

Australia 82/6   SPD Smith 3* (5b)

15.4

Shafiul Islam to Smith, 1 run, short ball, and a shifty Stephen Smith looks to pull from outside off, it goes down to long on

15.6

Shafiul Islam to Smith, 2 runs, nicely played, it was short of a length outside off, Smith unfurled a nice looking square drive, that went to the left of point. It was tagged by third man running across near the ropes

Australia 89/6   SPD Smith 6* (7b)

16.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Smith, 1 run, ah, he misses out with the paddle sweep. Times it well from the leg stump line, but it goes straight to the only fielder in that region, inside the circle

Australia 97/6   SPD Smith 7* (8b)

17.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Smith, FOUR, Shot! Smith is down the track, gets to the pitch and uncorks a perfect extra-coverdrive, high elbow and good follow through, couple of bounces for four

17.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Smith, 1 run, gets this away straight down the ground for a single

17.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Smith, 1 bye, Smith goes for the reverse sweep this time and fails to make connection, that missed the stumps by a thin margin

Australia 118/6   SPD Smith 12* (11b 1x4)

18.1

Abdur Razzak to Smith, SIX, Butchered! Shorter boundary on the leg side, and Smith went for it, with the expansive hoick over midwicket. Times perfectly

18.2

Abdur Razzak to Smith, 1 run, down the track and goes through with the drive to extra cover

18.4

Abdur Razzak to Smith, SIX, Smith smashed that to smithereens! Short of a length this time, he stays back and plays a violent pull, timing it well to send it flying over midwicket. The Smith family will be proud!

18.5

Abdur Razzak to Smith, no run, looks to swing it away again, but cannot get it away this time

18.6

Abdur Razzak to Smith, no run, gets forward and looks to sweep, but misses. It trickles off the pads.

Australia 132/6   SPD Smith 25* (16b 1x4 2x6)

19.2

Shafiul Islam to Smith, 1 run, good ball, follows the batsman as he moves to the leg side, and cramps him for room. Smith gets it down to long on

19.4

Shafiul Islam to Smith, 1 run, another good yorker on leg stump, Smith does what he can and works it away to short fine leg for a single

Australia 136/6   SPD Smith 27* (18b 1x4 2x6)
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Photos

May 5, 2010

Mashrafe Mortaza walks across and loses his off stump to Ryan Harris, Australia v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Barbados, May 5, 2010

Mashrafe Mortaza walks across and loses his off stump to Ryan Harris

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May 5, 2010

Dirk Nannes was in top form with 4 for 18, Australia v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Barbados, May 5, 2010

Dirk Nannes was in top form with 4 for 18

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