Zimbabwe Twenty20 Triangular Series - 2nd match

Bangladesh XI v South Africa XI

South Africa XI won by 39 runs

1.1

Abdur Razzak to Amla, 1 run, Razzak starts a bit straight, worked away to the on side

South Africa XI 13/0   HM Amla 1* (1b)

2.1

Abul Hasan to Amla, 1 run, early change in bowling, Hassan starts a bit straight, worked on side, good fielding at mid wicket, fumble gets them through

2.4

Abul Hasan to Amla, 1 wide, wide outside off, no need to chase after that, leaves

2.4

Abul Hasan to Amla, FOUR, on the front foot, slashes the drive at it, in the air, but over and wide of point, played so late, quick hands gets that flying away

2.5

Abul Hasan to Amla, 1 run, short again, leg stump line, drags that on the pull to deep midwicket

South Africa XI 40/0   HM Amla 7* (4b 1x4)

3.1

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, Sunny now on, drives firmly to cover, timed to well to get a run

3.2

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, Amla comes down the pitch driving, beaten, bails are off, TV called, but he gets the foot back in time

3.3

Elias Sunny to Amla, 1 run, drives well, fumble gets the through for the one

South Africa XI 41/0   HM Amla 8* (7b 1x4)

4.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, no run, Mortaza back on

4.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, FOUR

4.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, FOUR

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, 2 runs

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, 1 run

South Africa XI 52/0   HM Amla 19* (12b 3x4)

5.1

Elias Sunny to Amla, FOUR, flighted up, comes down, inside out, great timing over cover

5.2

Elias Sunny to Amla, FOUR, and again, stayes in the crease, quick hands again off the front foot, flies away square on the off

5.3

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, defends this down the pitch, encouragement from the keeper

5.4

Elias Sunny to Amla, 1 run, worked off the legs down to fine leg

South Africa XI 65/0   HM Amla 28* (16b 5x4)

6.1

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, 1 run, touch straigh and just short, worked off the stumps into the gap forward of square

6.3

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, 1 run, Amla works that to the on side to bring Colin Ingram to the strike

South Africa XI 71/1   HM Amla 30* (18b 5x4)

7.2

Mahmudullah to Amla, 1 run, worked off the pads to the on side

7.4

Mahmudullah to Amla, 1 run, straight again at Amla, steps inside that and whips it away to the deep square leg

South Africa XI 77/1   HM Amla 32* (20b 5x4)

8.5

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, no run, defends from just on the off,

8.6

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, 1 run, maybe a dropped catch at short cover, Amla standing tall and driving in the air, tough chance, had to get down to it, Mortaza could not hold on

South Africa XI 84/1   HM Amla 33* (22b 5x4)

9.1

Mahmudullah to Amla, 1 run, works that from line to the on side

9.6

Mahmudullah to Amla, 1 run, fullish on the legs, stroked firmly down the ground to the long on

South Africa XI 95/1   HM Amla 35* (24b 5x4)

10.1

Abdur Razzak to Amla, 1 run, Razzak baqck, nearly gets through, Amla looking to the off, gets the inside of the bat, squirts it away to the on side

10.3

Abdur Razzak to Amla, no run, looks to run that past the short third man, ingram sends him back

10.4

Abdur Razzak to Amla, FOUR, down the pitch, inside out, lofted one bounce over cover

10.5

Abdur Razzak to Amla, FOUR, again Amla is waiting, drags the pull away forward of square leg

10.6

Abdur Razzak to Amla, 2 runs, drives well this time, along the ground but placed wide of the long off for an easy two

South Africa XI 107/1   HM Amla 46* (29b 7x4)

11.2

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, SIX, great shot, goes to 50 with the shot of the innings, stands tall and drives that well over the cover boundary

11.3

Ziaur Rahman to Amla, 1 run, drags the shorter ball down to deep backward square leg

South Africa XI 115/1   HM Amla 53* (31b 7x4 1x6)

12.1

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, leg side, looks to work that, thuds into the pads

12.2

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, has a full swing at that, beaten again, just goes over the middle stump

12.3

Elias Sunny to Amla, 2 runs, dabs that into the vacant leg side field, easy two

12.4

Elias Sunny to Amla, SIX, again the kitchen sink goes after it, gets it in the middle of the bat and sends that flying over forward square leg

12.5

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, defends neatly to the off side

12.6

Elias Sunny to Amla, 2 runs, dabs that away on the leg side, placed and paced well to get an easy two from it

South Africa XI 135/1   HM Amla 63* (37b 7x4 2x6)

13.4

Mahmudullah to Amla, 1 run, slower ball, on line, stroked away to the on side

South Africa XI 137/2   HM Amla 64* (38b 7x4 2x6)

14.1

Elias Sunny to Amla, no run, wide outside off, cuts straight at the gully, Amla not happy with that, should have done better

14.2

Elias Sunny to Amla, 1 run, dabs away to the on side, easy single

14.4

Elias Sunny to Amla, 1 run, Amla goes after that, does not get hold of it, one bounce that to deep mid wicket

14.6

Elias Sunny to Amla, FOUR, goes after it again, gets the middle of the bat and races away on the off side

South Africa XI 145/2   HM Amla 70* (42b 8x4 2x6)

15.4

Abul Hasan to Amla, 1 run, open the face on the off side, can not beat the short third man

South Africa XI 149/2   HM Amla 71* (43b 8x4 2x6)

16.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, 1 run, worked to the on side but can not beat the man at deep square leg

16.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, 1 run, short, Amla pulls, not timed and runs away to square leg, good over for Mortaza this

South Africa XI 160/2   HM Amla 73* (45b 8x4 2x6)

17.2

Abul Hasan to Amla, no run, slower ball, Amla is caught out, gets through the shot before it reaches him

17.3

Abul Hasan to Amla, 2 runs, worked into the gap at deep midwicket

17.4

Abul Hasan to Amla, SIX, lodted over extra cover, great wrists, sails over extra cover

17.5

Abul Hasan to Amla, FOUR, goes again, great hand and bat speed, this time one bounce over extra cover

17.6

Abul Hasan to Amla, no run, tries to steer that past the short third man, gets too far inside the line and is beaten

South Africa XI 174/2   HM Amla 85* (50b 9x4 3x6)

18.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, (no ball) 2 runs, fumble in the field and the no-ball brings South Africa closer to the 200

18.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, 1 run, drives down the ground to long off

18.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Amla, no run, swing and a miss outside the off as Mortaza finishes his 4th over

South Africa XI 186/3   HM Amla 88* (53b 9x4 3x6)
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Photos

Jun 17, 2012

Hashim Amla on way to an unbeaten 88, Bangladesh v South Africa, Twenty20 tri-series, Harare, June 19, 2012

Hashim Amla on way to an unbeaten 88

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Jun 17, 2012

Hashim Amla pulls, Bangladesh v South Africa, Twenty20 tri-series, Harare, June 19, 2012

Hashim Amla pulls

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