RESULT
1st ODI, Auckland, December 26, 2007, Bangladesh tour of New Zealand
(42.4/50 ov, T:202) 203/4

New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
88 (119)
jamie-how
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Bangladesh 201/10(46.3 overs)
Jacob Oram3/36 (8.3)
New Zealand 203/4(42.4 overs)
Shakib Al Hasan3/56 (9.4)
Farhad Reza1/21 (5)

Bangladesh, who had match in their hands at mid way stage in their innings threw it all away after Ashraful's dismissal.

With a manageable target, New Zealand were quite conservative in their approach and finally win by 6 wickets.

Make sure you join us for the second ODI on Friday, live from Napier. Good night all

42.4
6
Shakib to Styris, SIX runs

outside off , steps down the track and lofts over long on for a six

42.3
Shakib to Styris, no run

outside off, tries to cut and misses

42.2
1
Shakib to Sinclair, 1 run

outside off, drives to long on

42.1
1
Shakib to Styris, 1 run

outside off, drives to sweeper on the off side for a single

end of over 421 run
NZ: 195/4CRR: 4.64 RRR: 0.87
Mathew Sinclair0 (4)
Scott Styris18 (18)
Shahadat Hossain 8-0-29-0
Shakib Al Hasan 9-0-48-3
41.6
Shahadat to Sinclair, no run

outside off and coming in, defended to cover

41.5
Shahadat to Sinclair, no run

on the off stump and defended on the front foot back to the bowler

41.4
Shahadat to Sinclair, no run

outside off and coming in, drives on the back foot to cover

41.3
Shahadat to Sinclair, no run

short outside the off stump, goes back and defends back to the bowler

41.2
1
Shahadat to Styris, 1 run

on the off stump, defended on the back foot to point for a single

41.1
Shahadat to Styris, no run

on the middle stump and defends on the back foot back to the bowler

end of over 4110 runs • 1 wicket
NZ: 194/4CRR: 4.73 RRR: 0.88
Scott Styris17 (16)
Shakib Al Hasan 9-0-48-3
Abdur Razzak 10-0-44-0
40.6
W
Shakib to Taylor, OUT

trying to sweep once too often and misses the line and is in the line of the stumps and is out

Ross Taylor lbw b Shakib Al Hasan 8 (9m 8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 100
40.5
6
Shakib to Taylor, SIX runs

on the leg stump, sweeps it over deep backward square leg for a six

40.4
Shakib to Taylor, no run

outside off and defended on the front foot

40.3
3
Shakib to Styris, 3 runs

outside off and cuts behind square for three runs

40.2
Shakib to Styris, no run

outside off, steps out and forces to mid wicket

40.1
1
Shakib to Taylor, 1 run

on the leg stump, flicked to mid wicket for a single

end of over 403 runs
NZ: 184/3CRR: 4.60 RRR: 1.80
Scott Styris14 (14)
Ross Taylor1 (4)
Abdur Razzak 10-0-44-0
Shakib Al Hasan 8-0-38-2
39.6
Razzak to Styris, no run

outside off and defended on the front foot

39.5
2
Razzak to Styris, 2 runs

outside off and cut to cover for a couple

39.4
1
Razzak to Taylor, 1 run

on the leg stump, flicked to fine leg for a single

39.3
Razzak to Taylor, no run

outside off, defended on the front foot to cover

Best performances - batters
JM How
JM How NZ
88 runs (119)
5 fours1 six
Control
86%
Productive shot
leg glance
28 runs
0 four1 six
18532251529
Mohammad Ashraful
Mohammad Ashraful BAN
70 runs (57)
10 fours1 six
Control
93%
Productive shot
leg glance
22 runs
3 fours0 six
29910123025
Best performances - bowlers
MR Gillespie
MR Gillespie NZ
O
8
M
0
R
27
W
3
ECO
3.37
JDP Oram
JDP Oram NZ
O
8.3
M
1
R
36
W
3
ECO
4.23
Match details
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
Series
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Jamie How
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2658
Hours of play (local time)12.00 start, First Session 12.00-15.30 Interval 15.30-16.15, Second Session 16.15-19.45
Match days26 December 2007 - day (50-over match)
ODI debut
Junaid Siddique
Junaid Siddique
Umpires
New Zealand
Gary Baxter
Australia
Peter Parker
TV Umpire
New Zealand
Evan Watkin
Reserve Umpire
New Zealand
Tony Hill
Match Referee
England
Chris Broad