Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    0.2 Lee strikes early! good length ball on the off stump, swinging in a bit, no footwork from Nafees, tries to defend and misses the line completely, ball strikes the pads and caught plumb in front 0/1
    1.1 Two down! good length ball outside off stump, shaping in a bit, Rajin moves forward and tries to drive on the up, ball takes the outside edge and simple catch to Gilchrist, Bangladesh in all sorts of bother! 4/2
    19.6 slower delivery around the off stump, off-break, Omar tries to hit it across the line, slog-sweep and ball takes the leading edge, goes high in the air to mid-on, Lee gets underneath and takes an easy catch 70/4
    3.3 Bracken picks up his second wicket, good length delivery pitched outside the off stump, Tushar Imran drives on the up, gets the inside edge on to the stumps. 8/3
    41.3 fraction short on the stumps, batsman rocks back and pulls high in the air straight to Hussey at deep mid-wicket 156/6
    39.5 Gone! length ball on the leg stump, batsman goes for the reverse sweep and ends up dragging back onto the stumps 145/5
    45.3 Eight down! flighted ball on the stumps, Kapali goes down on one knee and sweeps high in the air but straight to Hussey at deep mid-wicket 167/8
    42.1 Seven down! short ball banged in on the stumps, Rafique moves back but takes his eyes off the ball, ends up fending at it and ball loops back to Lee and a simple catch taken 158/7
    47.2 good length ball on the off stump, batsman swings across trying to clear the field, ball goes high and Clarke gets underneath, takes the skier 181/9
    47.6 All out! good length ball outside off stump, wrong'un, batsman goes down on one knee and swings across the line, beaten and ball crashes into the stumps 182/10
    not out
    12 (b 2, lb 3, nb 2, w 5)
    183 all out (48 Overs, RR: 3.81)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Shahriar Nafees, 0.2 ov), 2-4 (Rajin Saleh, 1.1 ov), 3-8 (Tushar Imran, 3.3 ov), 4-70 (Javed Omar, 19.6 ov), 5-146 (Khaled Mashud, 39.5 ov), 6-157 (Habibul Bashar, 41.3 ov), 7-159 (Mohammad Rafique, 42.1 ov), 8-168 (Alok Kapali, 45.3 ov), 9-182 (Mashrafe Mortaza, 47.2 ov), 10-183 (Abdur Razzak, 47.6 ov)
    B Lee822923.62313010
    NW Bracken611622.66272000
    MG Johnson602404.00242012
    MEK Hussey502214.40203010
    DJ Cullen1003703.70343000
    GB Hogg903433.77270020
    MJ Clarke401624.00110000

Match Notes

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    The recent one-day batting collapses have left both Habibul Bashar and Ricky Ponting searching for answers.

  • Australia saunter to series win

    Andrew Symonds produced a confidence-coated hundred as Australia recovered from a three-wicket burst from Mashrafe Mortaza to get to 250

  • Hogg unfazed by Cullen threat

    Brad Hogg says he has no intention of giving up his mantle as Australia's leading one-day spinner to Dan Cullen, the rookie offspinner, before next year's World Cup

  • Ashraful axed for second ODI

    Mohammad Ashraful, Bangladesh's middle-order batsman, has been dropped from the squad for the second one-day international against Australia at Fatullah tomorrow