Result
5th ODI, Harare, Aug 6 2006, Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe
197
(44.4/50 ov, target 198)
201/2
Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Bangladesh
BDESH Innings
Full commentary

The Players shake hands, wonderful win for Bangladesh, they win by 8 wickets. Wonderful knock from Nafees, who became the highest scorer in ODI's for Bangladesh. Zimbabwe had already sealed the series in the previous match. They win the series 3-2

44.4
4
Mahwire to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR runs
full outside the off stump, crashed it in the air wide of diving Duffin to extra-cover fence, finishes off in style
44.4
1nb
Mahwire to Shahriar Nafees, 1 no ball
oversteps, Nafees drives to the off side
44.3
Mahwire to Shahriar Nafees, no run
digs it out to the on side
44.2
Mahwire to Shahriar Nafees, no run
works straight to square leg fielder
44.1
4
Mahwire to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR runs
driven on the up in the gap to extra-cover fence, good shot that from Nafees
end of over 445 runs
BDESH: 192/2CRR: 4.36 • RRR: 1.00 • Need 6 runs from 36b
Shahriar Nafees110 (143)
Shakib Al Hasan30 (49)
Anthony Ireland8-1-42-0
Hamilton Masakadza10-0-44-0

Mahwire comes back

43.6
1
Ireland to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run
short ball outside the off stump, opens the face off the bat and runs it down to thirdman for a single

coming round the wicket

43.5
1
Ireland to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run
fuller delivery driven to cover
43.4
Ireland to Shakib Al Hasan, no run
length ball, Hasan drives it away to mid off

Nafees becomes the highest scorer for Bangladesh in ODI's

43.3
1
Ireland to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run
mistimes the pull behind square leg
43.2
1
Ireland to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run
good line and back of a length, Hasan defends towards backward-point, quick single taken
43.1
1
Ireland to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run
leg side delivery, Nafees helps it around to fine leg
end of over 436 runs
BDESH: 187/2CRR: 4.34 • RRR: 1.57 • Need 11 runs from 42b
Shakib Al Hasan28 (46)
Shahriar Nafees107 (140)
Hamilton Masakadza10-0-44-0
Ed Rainsford10-1-40-0

Ireland comes back

42.6
4
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR runs
wide outside the off stump, Hasan cuts off the back foot to cover fence
42.5
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, no run
slower delivery, opens the face off the bat and plays to backward-point
42.4
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, no run
good line but over-pitched, Hasan drives it back to the bowler
42.3
1
Masakadza to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run
down the leg side, Nafees hits it into the leg side behind square leg to the deep
42.2
1
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run
good length but down leg, Hasan works it through the leg side for a single
42.1
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, no run
good line and length delivery, Hasan drives the ball through the off side to mid off
end of over 4210 runs
BDESH: 181/2CRR: 4.3 • RRR: 2.12 • Need 17 runs from 48b
Shahriar Nafees106 (139)
Shakib Al Hasan23 (41)
Ed Rainsford10-1-40-0
Hamilton Masakadza9-0-38-0
41.6
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, no run
good line and length, Nafees plays but misses the ball, through to Taylor

Nafees gets his first hundred

41.5
4
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR runs
good line and length, Nafees opens the face off the bat, very fine to thirdman fence, fielder could not get around it
41.4
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, no run
full delivery, Nafees driving to mid off
41.3
4
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR runs
short and wide outside the off stump, cuts away in the air to backward-point fence, gets his 100, raises his bat, jumps up in the air, gets a hug from Hasan, wonderful knock from Nafees
41.2
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, no run
sends down a short one, Nafees sways away from the line of the delivery

Nafees on 98

41.1
2
Rainsford to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs
over-pitched outside the off stump, driven well to mid off, Ireland does well to prevent the boundary
end of over 414 runs
BDESH: 171/2CRR: 4.17 • RRR: 3.00 • Need 27 runs from 54b
Shakib Al Hasan23 (41)
Shahriar Nafees96 (133)
Hamilton Masakadza9-0-38-0
Ed Rainsford9-1-30-0
40.6
2
Masakadza to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs
down the leg side, Hasan pulls, Chigumbura runs around at deep backward square leg makes a mess of it, they do not go for the extra run