result
5th ODI, Harare, Aug 6 2006, Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe
(44.4/50 ov, target 198)201/2
Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
118* (148)
shahriar-nafees
Player Of The Series
21 runs • 4 wkts
prosper-utseya
15y
• The Bulletin by Sriram Veera

Nafees ton takes Bangladesh home

On the back of some parsimonious bowling by their spinners and a Shahriar Nafees hundred Bangladesh managed to salvage some pride to defeat Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the fifth ODI at Harare

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Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe197/10(49.3 overs)
Bangladesh201/2(44.4 overs)

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 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 Nafees, (no ball)

oversteps, Nafees drives to the off side

44.3
Mahwire to Nafees, no run

digs it out to the on side

44.2
Mahwire to Nafees, no run

works straight to square leg fielder

44.1
4
Mahwire to Nafees, FOUR runs

driven on the up in the gap to extra-cover fence, good shot that from Nafees

end of over 445 runs
BAN: 192/2CRR: 4.36 RRR: 1.00
Shahriar Nafees110 (143)
Shakib Al Hasan30 (49)
Anthony Ireland 8-1-42-0
Hamilton Masakadza 10-0-44-0

Mahwire comes back

43.6
1
Ireland to 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, 1 run

fuller delivery driven to cover

43.4
Ireland to Shakib, 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 Nafees, 1 run

mistimes the pull behind square leg

43.2
1
Ireland to Shakib, 1 run

good line and back of a length, Hasan defends towards backward-point, quick single taken

43.1
1
Ireland to Nafees, 1 run

leg side delivery, Nafees helps it around to fine leg

end of over 436 runs
BAN: 187/2CRR: 4.34 RRR: 1.57
Shakib Al Hasan28 (46)
Shahriar Nafees107 (140)
Hamilton Masakadza 10-0-44-0
Ed Rainsford 10-1-40-0

Ireland comes back

42.6
4
Masakadza to Shakib, FOUR runs

wide outside the off stump, Hasan cuts off the back foot to cover fence

42.5
Masakadza to Shakib, no run

slower delivery, opens the face off the bat and plays to backward-point

42.4
Masakadza to Shakib, no run

good line but over-pitched, Hasan drives it back to the bowler

42.3
1
Masakadza to 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, 1 run

good length but down leg, Hasan works it through the leg side for a single

42.1
Masakadza to Shakib, no run

good line and length delivery, Hasan drives the ball through the off side to mid off

end of over 4210 runs
BAN: 181/2CRR: 4.30 RRR: 2.12
Shahriar Nafees106 (139)
Shakib Al Hasan23 (41)
Ed Rainsford 10-1-40-0
Hamilton Masakadza 9-0-38-0
41.6
Rainsford to 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 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 Nafees, no run

full delivery, Nafees driving to mid off

Best performances - batters
Shahriyar Nafees portrait
Shahriar Nafees BAN
118 runs (148)
12 fours
0 six
Control81%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
32 runs
4 fours
0 six
2911928151033
Hamilton Masakadza
H Masakadza ZIM
75 runs (101)
2 fours
2 sixes
Control75%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
23 runs
0 four
1 six
0111021914712
Best performances - bowlers
Rajin Saleh portrait
Rajin Saleh BAN
O
4.3
M
0
R
16
W
4
ECO
3.55
Abdur Razzak player portrait
Abdur Razzak BAN
O
10
M
2
R
24
W
2
ECO
2.4
Match details
Harare Sports Club
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesBangladesh tour of Zimbabwe
Season2006
Player Of The Match
Shahriar Nafees
Shahriar Nafees
Player Of The Series
Prosper Utseya
Prosper Utseya
Series resultZimbabwe won the 5-match series 3-2
Match numberODI no. 2398
Hours of play (local time)9.30 start, First Session 9.30am-1pm Interval 1pm-1.45pm, Second Session 1.45pm-5.15pm
Match days6 August 2006 - day (50-over match)
ODI debut
Mushfiqur Rahim
Mushfiqur Rahim
Shakib Al Hasan
Shakib Al Hasan
Umpires
South Africa Image
Ian Howell
Zimbabwe Image
Kevan Barbour
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Russell Tiffin
Reserve Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Jeremiah Matibiri
Match Referee
South Africa Image
Mike Procter