Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details


Ireland , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Series result

Bangladesh led the 3-match series 1-0

Match number


Hours of play (local time)

09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15

Match days

18 March 2008 (50-over match)

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Match Notes

  • Nafees and Ashraful seal big win

    Shahriar Nafees struck a fluent unbeaten 90 while Mohammad Ashraful signalled his return to form with 64 not out, as Bangladesh avenged their loss to Ireland in the World Cup with a convincing eight-wicket win in Mirpur

  • Ireland promise to play 'good cricket'

    Ireland arrived for their first tour of Bangladesh promising to play good cricket during the three-ODI series which gets underway on Tuesday

Bangladesh 2nd innings Partnerships

1st25Shahriar NafeesTamim Iqbal
2nd31Aftab AhmedShahriar Nafees
3rd130Mohammad AshrafulShahriar Nafees