Bangladesh vs W Indies
West Indies win by 73 runs
West Indies win by 73 runs, a good all-round performance from them. They batted well, slowly but steadily and their bowlers were too good for Bangladesh.
Over 19.1 - Ban 98/10 (Al-Amin 0)
WICKET! Gazi goes out, Russell bowls him and picks up his second wicket. West Indies win by 73 runs, and this win will boost their net run rate.
Over 19 - Ban 98/9 (Al-Amin 0, Gazi 11)
Mortaza outside edges it down the ground for four. Dropped, Samuels drops another one, Mortaza top edges it to fine leg, Samuels has all the time in the world but drops the catch. WICKET! Santokie picks up another wicket, Bravo takes a good low catch at long-on. Bangladesh 9 down, a single to end the over. Al-Amin is the new man in.
Over 18 - Ban 91/8 (Mortaza 14, Gazi 9)
Bravo runs in to bowl the 18th over, Gazi takes a single as he top edges it over the upmire's head. Mortaza edges it through third man for four, it was a thick outside edge. A single as Bravo bowls it on the leg stump and Mortaza hits it on the leg side. 8 runs from the over.
Over 17 - Ban 83/8 (Mortaza 8, Gazi 7)
Russell starts his second over, a couple of singles and then Mortaza hits it through deep square leg for four. Bangladesh 83 for 8.
Over 16 - Ban 77/8 (Mortaza 3, Gazi 6)
Narine comes back to bowl his last over, a couple of dots to start the over. Three singles from the over, Bangladesh need 23.75 per over from here.
Over 15 - Ban 74/8 (Mortaza 1, Gazi 5)
Andre Russell comes into the attack, Gazi takes a single from the first ball. Ziaur Rahman hits it through extra cover for a couple of runs. WICKET! Bowled him, Ziaur is bowled and Andre Russell picks up a wicket in his first over. Gazi is hit on the wrist, he gets some magic spray on it.
Over 14 - Ban 70/7 (Z Rahman 7, Gazi 4)
Four singles from the over, Bravo finishes his second over. Bangladesh need 102 from 36 balls.
Over 13 - Ban 66/7 (Z Rahman 5, Gazi 2)
Santokie comes back into the attack, he has two more overs left. A wide down leg from him to start the over, three singles from the over. Bangladesh 66 for 7.
Over 12 - Ban 63/7 (Z Rahman 4, Gazi 1)
Ziaur Rahman drives Narine for a couple of runs through long-on. A couple more singles from the over. Bangladesh need 109 from 48 balls.
Over 11 - Ban 59/7 (Z Rahman 1)
WICKET! Badree comes back into the attack and strikes with his first ball, Sammy at midwicket takes an easy catch as Sabbir Rahman pulls the ball straight to him. Bangladesh 5 down, make that six down. WICKET! The captain goes out, Rahim hits the wide ball to Bravo at point, Bravo takes a brilliant catch, diving to his right. Superb catch from Bravo, Ziuar Rahman walks out to bat with Mahmudullah. WICKET! That makes it four wickets for Badree, Mahmudullah edges it to the keeper, Bangladesh lose their 7th wicket.
Over 10 - Ban 57/4 (S Rahman 1, Rahim 22)
WICKET! Narine strikes, Mominul top edges it and Santokie takes the catch at short fine leg. Sabbir Rahman in the new man in, Rahim opens the face of the bat and runs it down the third man for four. A single brings Rahman on strike. Six from the over, the required rate is 11.5 now.
Over 9 - Ban 51/3 (M Haque 16, Rahim 17)
Dwayne Bravo comes into the attack, Rahim takes a single. Four, Mominul hits it over the keeper's head for four, a welcome boundary for the hosts. Bravo bowls it down the leg side, a wide. Four more, Mominul hits it over the off side for four, a single follows. 11 runs from the over.
Over 8 - Ban 40/3 (M Haque 7, Rahim 16)
Narine comes into the attack, a single as Rahim turns it away into the leg side. A couple of singles and then a leg bye for Bangladesh, five runs from the over. Bangladesh need 132 from 12 overs.
Over 7 - Ban 35/3 (M Haque 6, Rahim 13)
Sammy comes into the attack, the required rate is 10.21 now. Simmons takes the gloves and Ramdin goes off the field. Rahim hits it through the gap at backward point for four, well controlled shot from him. Six runs from the over.
Over 6 - Ban 29/3 (M Haque 5, Rahim 8)
Samuels comes into the attack to replace Santokie. Three singles from the first three balls and then Rahim hits a six over midwicket. A slog sweep from Rahim and a much needed boundary.
Over 5 - Ban 20/3 (M Haque 3, Rahim 1)
Brilliant over from Badree, just a single from the over.
Over 4 - Ban 19/3 (M Haque 2, Rahim 1)
The keeper is standing up to the stumps, WICKET! Santokie picks up the wicket of Anamul, Ramdin makes a quick stumping as Anamul misses the ball. WICKET! Santokie on a hat-trick here, Shakib comes and goes, Bangladesh lose a big wicket. This one from Santokie was slower and he got some spin from the pitch, Shakib leaves a gap between bat and pad and is bowled. Rahim walks out to bat. Bangladesh 16 for 3, Santokie bowls a wide outside off and Rahim lets it go. Ramdin has done some damage to his hand, he gets some medical attention. He is fine and play resumes, three from the over.
Over 3 - Ban 16/1 (M Haque 1, A Haque 10)
Badree starts his second over, WICKET! Badree strikes, Tamim drives it to mid-off where Bravo takes a good low catch. Bangladesh lose their first wicket, Mominul walks out to bat. Mominul takes a single from the first ball, three runs and a wicket from the over.
Over 2 - Ban 13/0 (Iqbal 5, A Haque 8)
Santokie starts from the other end. A couple of singles and then Tamim hits his first boundary, he comes down the wicket and slices it through point. Just the four from the over, Bangladesh need 8.83 per over.
Over 1 - Ban 9/0 (Iqbal 1, A Haque 8)
West Indies start with Badree, Tamim and Anamul open for Bangladesh. A single to start the over and Anamul comes on strike. A tossed up ball from Badree and Anamul hits it inside out through extra cover for four. Four more, Anamul hits it in the air, it goes just over mid-off for four. 9 runs from the over.
Over 20 - WI 171/7 (Sammy 14)
Al-Amin to bowl the last over. WICKET! Samuels hits it to extra cover and Gazi takes a simple catch, Al-Amin strikes. WICKET! Al-Amin on a hat trick as Russell comes and goes, Shakib takes a good catch at long-off. Sammy swings and misses, gets a bye in the end. WICKET! Another one goes down for West Indies, Tamim takes a stunner at short third man, he plucks it out of thin air with one hand, Bravo has to go. A leg bye, good over so far, good use of leg cutters. WICKET! Another drop from Bangladesh, the outside edge goes to Ziaur and he drops it, the batsmen go for a non-existent third run and are run out. Bonus wicket for Bangladesh but West Indies post 171 for 7 which is a good score.
Over 19 - WI 167/3 (Sammy 12, Samuels 18)
Ziaur Rahman comes into the attack, with just two overs to go. WICKET! Gayle goes out on 48 from 48 balls, a very uncharacteristic knock from him. Gayle hits it in the air and towards long-off and Tamim takes a good catch. A couple of runs to Samuels, this should have been a run out but the fielder missed the stumps at close range, and it was a no ball. Free hit time, Samuels misses the inside out drive, the free hit does not cost Bangladesh. Sammy takes strike after Samuels picks up a single. Four, the captain starts with a four, another poor fielding effort by Bangladesh, Mahmudullah drops an easy catch and the ball runs off to the boundary. Four more, and another drop by Mahmudullah at long-off. Four more, Sammy ends the over with three boundaries.
Over 18 - WI 151/2 (Gayle 48, Samuels 15)
Three singles to start the over as Al-Amin comes back into the attack. Four, a low full toss and on off stump, but Gayle powers it over the umpire for four more. West Indies go past 150.
Over 17 - WI 143/2 (Gayle 42, Samuels 13)
A single and then Shakib bowls a wide, it goes through the keeper for four. Four more, bonus runs for the West Indies as another ball goes through Rahim's legs for four byes. A single and then Gayle hits it straight down the ground for four. This is bigger and better, Gayle hits it out of the park over long-on for a six. 20 runs from the over.
Over 16 - WI 123/2 (Gayle 31, Samuels 12)
Mahmudullah starts the 16th over, a couple of singles to start and then a couple of dots. Gayle hits it to long-on and Bijoy lets it go through his hands for four more, poor fielding again. A single from the last ball makes it 7 runs from the over.
Over 15 - WI 116/2 (Gayle 26, Samuels 11)
Shakib starts his second over, a couple of singles from the first two balls. Four singles from the over.
Over 14 - WI 112/2 (Gayle 24, Samuels 9)
Gayle takes a single, Samuels on strike. Four, Samuels punches it through the covers for four more. Three singles to end the over, 10 runs from it.
Over 13 - WI 103/2 (Gayle 22, Samuels 1)
Shakib comes into the attack, WICKET! Simmons is out, Shakib pushes it down the leg side as Simmons charges out of his crease, Rahim completes the stumping. Samuels hits the first ball to deep square leg for a single. Gayle hits the ball from his pads on the leg side for a couple of runs. Five runs and a wicket from the over.
Over 12 - WI 97/1 (Gayle 19, Simmons 0)
Mahmudullah comes into the attack, Gayle takes a single to give the strike to Smith. Smith sweeps it on the leg side and Gazi allows the ball to slip through his hands for four, poor fielding. Six, this one is top edged over midwicket for a six. WICKET! Bangladesh get their first wicket, Al-Amin takes the catch at short fine leg as Smith top edges it to him. Simmons comes in to bat.
Over 11 - WI 86/0 (Gayle 18, D Smith 62)
Smith hits Sabbir Rahman for a six over deep midwicket. Four more, Smith has score three times as many runs as Gayle has, this time he hits the loose ball through short fine leg for four. A couple of runs to end the over.
Over 10 - WI 74/0 (Gayle 17, D Smith 51)
Start of the 10th over, Gazi to bowl his last over. Smith reverse sweeps and gets it through the deep point boundary for four. Four more, Smith hits it through deep midwicket for four more. And three fours in a row, Smith hits it down the ground for four. Four more, big over for West Indies, Smith sweeps it and gets to his 50.
Over 9 - WI 57/0 (Gayle 17, D Smith 34)
Mortaza runs in to bowl his last over, a couple of singles from the first two balls and then Gayle plays and misses one. Four singles from the over, another good one from Bangladesh.
Over 8 - WI 52/0 (Gayle 14, D Smith 32)
Gazi starts his third over, he has bowled two good ones today. Three dots and then Gayle picks up a couple of runs as he flicks it on the leg side. Six, Gayle hits his first boundary and it is a six over long-on. Eight from the over.
Over 7 - WI 44/0 (Gayle 6, D Smith 32)
Al-Amin comes back into the attack, a couple of singles to start the over. Six, Smith hits it flat and over the deep square leg fielder for a six. Gayle has not scored a boundary yet. Eight from the over.
Over 6 - WI 36/0 (Gayle 5, D Smith 25)
Three dots to start the Gazi over, and then a couple of singles from it. A good over from Gazi.
Over 5 - WI 34/0 (Gayle 4, D Smith 24)
A couple of singles to start the over, Smith is playing aggressively today. Three singles from the over.
Over 4 - WI 31/0 (Gayle 2, D Smith 23)
Sohag Gazi comes into the attack, Smith sweeps the first ball for four through deep square leg for four. Four more, another tossed up delivery and Smith sweeps it again for four more. A couple of singles to end the over, West Indies 10 from this over, go to 31 from 4 overs.
Over 3 - WI 21/0 (Gayle 1, D Smith 14)
Four, Smith hits it through mid-on, he is not in control of the shot but gets four through the leg side. A couple of runs through backward point and Smith takes a single to make it seven from the over.
Over 2 - WI 14/0 (Gayle 1, D Smith 7)
Pace from both ends for Bangladesh, Al-Amin runs in to bowl. A couple of singles to start the over, three singles from the over.
Over 1 - WI 11/0 (Gayle 0, D Smith 5)
A slip in place for Mortaza, he starts for Bangladesh. Smith and Gayle at the crease for the West Indies. Mortaza pushes the first ball down the leg side for five wides. Four, Smith hits it through midwicket for four. A couple more runs from the over.
Bangladesh make four changes, and West Indies go into this game unchanged. Rahim says it will be a difficult pitch to set a target on and he would like to bowl first with a dry ball. Sammy would have bowled first too, he says a score in excess of 155 will be a good one.
Bangladesh have won the toss and they will bowl first.
Hello and welcome to the group 2 match between the West Indies and hosts Bangladesh in Dhaka, where both sides need to get a win on the board in a strong group. This is the Tigers' first game in this stage, while the Windies lost their opener to India.
- 25th Mar 2014
- Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bowl.
- Shere Bangla National Stadium
- R A Kettleborough, N J Llong
- TV Umpire
- R K Illingworth
- Match Referee
- R S Madugalle
- Reserve Umpire
- H D P K Dharmasena
bangladesh BATTING CARD
|T. Iqbal||c Bravo b Badree||5|
|M.A.H. Bijoy||s Ramdin b Santokie||10|
|M. Haque||c Santokie b Narine||16|
|S. Al Hasan||b Santokie||0|
|M. Rahim||c Bravo b Badree||22|
|M.S. Rahman||c Sammy b Badree||1|
|M. Mahmudullah||c Simmons b Badree||1|
|Z. Rahman||b Russell||9|
|S. Gazi||b Russell||11|
|M.B. Mortaza||c Bravo b Santokie||19|
|Total||All Out, 19.1 Overs||98|