96/all out
South Africa won by 52 runs
South Africa
Match played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, on 2015-07-05

As it happened: Bangladesh v SA

2015-07-05 08:16
Last Updated at 04:46
05 Jul 12:20
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05 Jul 12:18


Abbot 1/10 (2 overs)

Rabada 2/28 (3 overs)

Parnell 1/12 (2.5 overs)

Wiese 2/12 (3 overs)

Phangiso 1/21 (4 overs)

Duminy 2/11 (4 overs)

05 Jul 12:15


An excellent performance by the Proteas in some trying conditions. Du Plessis and Rossouw batted very well and all the bowlers excelled. 

05 Jul 12:13

WICKET! Great in swinging yorker by Parnell ends the Bangladesh innings.

Mustafizur Rahman b Parnell 1 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 16.66

05 Jul 12:10
Bangladesh 96/9 after 18 overs. 
05 Jul 12:08

WICKET! Wiese has another! It's all coming to an end quickly now. Das tries to launch the ball over midwicket but only manages to sky it for De Villiers to take a good catch over his shoulder. 

A good innings by the debutante. 

Litton Das c de Villiers b Wiese 22 (26b 0x4 1x6) SR: 84.61

05 Jul 12:05

WICKET! A mix up between Das and Gazi as Das plays the ball straight to square leg.  Gazi comes way too far down the pitch and Das sends him back. He cannot make his ground however.

Sohag Gazi run out 3 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

05 Jul 12:03

Tight over from Parnell as he only concedes 4 runs.

Bangladesh 93/7 after 17 overs. 

05 Jul 11:59
Parnell returns. He has only bowled one over so far. 
05 Jul 11:58

This game is well beyond Bangladesh now. Duminy only concedes 2 runs from his next over.

Bangladesh 89/7 after 16 overs

05 Jul 11:57

Bangladesh 87/7 after 15 overs

Required run rate: 13.07

05 Jul 11:54

WICKET! Short again, this time Mortaza can only hit it straight up in the air. Rabada has another wicket!

Mashrafe Mortaza c de Villiers b Rabada 5 (4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 125.00

05 Jul 11:52
FOUR! The bouncer this time, but Mortaza is waiting for it and smashes the ball over midwicket. 
05 Jul 11:51
SIX! Too full from Rabada and Das gets under it, launching the ball over mid on for maximum. 
05 Jul 11:50
Rabada returns. Duminy pulls off a miracle save in the deep as he prevents what looked to be a certain boundary. 
05 Jul 11:48
Mortaza, the Bangladesh captain is the new man in. 
05 Jul 11:46

WICKET! Al Hasan is out, as he scoops Wiese straight into the hand of Parnell at short fine leg. 

Shakib Al Hasan c Parnell b Wiese 26 (30b 1x4 1x6) SR: 86.66

05 Jul 11:45
Wiese returns to the attack, Al Hasan is beaten by a change of pace and can only sky the ball down the ground, unfortunately no South African player can get near it. 
05 Jul 11:44

Only four runs off that over.

Bangladesh 69/5 after 13 overs

They require 80 runs to win. 

05 Jul 11:43
Another massive appeal by Phangiso for LBW, not given. 
05 Jul 11:40

The South African spinners still keeping everything very tight.

Bangladesh 64/5 after 12 overs

Required run rate 10.62

05 Jul 11:36
Das edges Phangiso behind but the ball drops short of De Villiers at slip. 
05 Jul 11:34
Litton Das, on debut, is the new man in. 
05 Jul 11:33

WICKET! Phangiso is in on the act now, Hossain looks to smash him through the covers but can only pick out Rossouw at cover. 

Nasir Hossain c Rossouw b Phangiso 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

05 Jul 11:32

Half way stage reached in this innings.

Bangladesh 57/4 after 10 overs 

Run rate required 9.20

05 Jul 11:30
Lots of turn for both South African spinners so far today. Duminy beating the bat on two occasions so far in this over. 
05 Jul 11:29
That really was an incredible catch by De Kock!
05 Jul 11:29
Nasir Hossain is the new man in for Bangladesh 
05 Jul 11:28

WICKET! Duminy has another and what a catch by De Kock. Rahaman tried a reverse sweep which the wicket-keeper anticipated, moving into the path of the ball and taking a blinder!

Sabbir Rahman c †de Kock b Duminy 4 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

05 Jul 11:23

An excellent over from Duminy as he only concedes three runs and gets the wicket of Mushfiqur.

Bangladesh 51/3 after 8 overs

Required run rate: 8.16

05 Jul 11:21

WICKET! Duminy has struck. Mushfiqur tries to hit him out the ground over midwicket, he is beaten in the flight and can only send the ball into the hands of the fielder in the deep. 

Mushfiqur Rahim c Miller b Duminy 17 (19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 89.47

05 Jul 11:19
JP Duminy into the attack for South Africa. 
05 Jul 11:18

11 runs off that over.

Bangladesh 48/2 after 7 overs. 

Required run rate 7.76

05 Jul 11:17
SIX! Al Hasan now launches Phangiso over midwicket for maximum!
05 Jul 11:17
Massive shout for caught behind, not given! Looks like that might have been a bottom edge. 
05 Jul 11:15
FOUR!  Top shot by Mushfiqur as he drives over cover for a boundary. 
05 Jul 11:14
Spin into the attack as Aaron Phangiso is given the ball. He beats the bat first up, that spun a fair bit. 
05 Jul 11:14

A very tight over from Wiese first up, only conceding 5 runs. 

That's the end of the fielding restrictions.

Bangladesh 37/2 after 6 overs.

05 Jul 11:10

Bangladesh 32 for 2 after 5 overs.

The final over of the powerplay will be bowled by David Wiese who enters the attack. 

05 Jul 11:09
FOUR! Too full from Parnell and Al Hasan drives him down the ground for a superb boundary. 
05 Jul 11:05
Wanye Parnell enters the attack for South Africa. 
05 Jul 11:05

Bangladesh 24/2 after 4 overs

Mushfiqur 6* (5)

Al Hasan 5* (8)

05 Jul 11:04
FOUR! An excellent shot by Mushfiqur as he drives Rabada down the ground. 
05 Jul 11:01

A very tight over from Abbott as he only concedes 3 runs.

Bangladesh 17/2 after 3 overs

Required Run Rate: 7.76

05 Jul 10:57

Mushfiqur is the new man in for the home side.

Bangladesh 14/2 after 2 overs

05 Jul 10:55

WICKET! The young paceman has a wicket! Sarkar looked to launch an excellent bouncer over square leg but he could only send it straight down Duminy's throat on the deep square leg boundary. 

Soumya Sarkar c Duminy b Rabada 7 (7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

05 Jul 10:53
FOUR! Sarkar chooses the aerial route over mid-on, he just clears Wiese!
05 Jul 10:52
Shakib Al Hasan is the new man in while Kagiso Rabada will take the ball from the other end. 
05 Jul 10:51

WICKET! Iqbal is strangled down the leg side! A shortish delivery which he looked to flick behind square, he could only managed to get a thin edge and De Kock did the rest. 

Tamim Iqbal c †de Kock b Abbott 5 (4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 125.00

Bangladesh 7/1 after 1 over. 

05 Jul 10:48
FOUR! Iqbal comes down the wicket and gets a thick edge down to third man for the first boundary of the innings. 
  • South Africa win by 52 runs - South Africa win by 52 runs, Bangladesh sink to their lowest T20 score at home. Good game from South Africa, Faf did well to anchor and then steer the innings. The bowlers defended the total well and kept chipping away at Bangladesh.

  • 19

    Wicket: Parnell into his third over. Four brilliant dots from Parnell and then he gets the final WICKET! Rahman is bowled for 1 and Bangladesh are all out for 96. Bangladesh lose by 52 runs.

  • 18

    Wicket: WICKET! And a run out, Das flicks the ball to square leg, and AB puts in a strong throw, Wiese does the rest and Gazi is short of his ground. A wide and another WICKET! The wheels are coming off, the top edge goes to AB who takes a good catch, he has been everywhere today, Das is out. Sunny and Rahman at the crease.

  • 17

    Four singles from the over, this does not feel like a typical T20. Bangladesh 93 for 7 after 17 overs. 56 needed from 18, steep ask from Bangladesh.

  • 16

    Just a couple of singles from the over, the asking rate reaches 15 per over now.

  • 15

    Wicket: Rabada comes on to bowl. Das flicks the ball in the air over midwicket for a couple of runs. Six, Das clears long-on with ease, the slower ball for a six. A single and then Mortaza drives the ball through midwicket for four. WICKET! Extra bounce for Rabada, Mortaza pulls the ball and the top edge goes to AB in the deep. 14 runs from the over, but Bangladesh lose another wicket.

  • 14

    Wicket: Faf brings in pace in the form of Wiese. Shakib pushes the slower ball down to long-on for a couple of runs. WICKET! Shakib is out, Bangladesh lose hope. Shakib is out for 26, the lap-sweep goes wrong and Parnell takes the catch at short fine leg. 4 runs and a big wicket from the over.

  • 13

    Shakib takes a single from a top-edge and then Litton chips the ball over short cover for a couple. 5 runs from the over, the asking rate is over 11.

  • 12

    Litton Das is the new man in. A couple of singles and then Das cuts the ball finely past the keeper for a couple of runs. 4 runs from the over.

  • 11

    Wicket: WICKET! Nasir Hossain is out and Bangaldesh sink further. Rossouw takes a good catch at short cover and Phangiso gets a wicket after an expensive first over. Three singles from the over, Bangladesh 60 for 5, they need 89 from 54 balls.

  • 10

    Wicket: A single to start the over and then WICKET! De Kock takes the catch and Duminy gets the wicket, Rahman's reverse sweep goes wrong. The asking rate is 9.2 per over.

  • 9

    Rahman top edges the ball in the vacant area behind backward point for a couple of runs. Bangladesh need 8.54 runs per over.

  • 8

    Wicket: Duminy will be used as a spinner. A couple of singles and then WICKET! Rahim comes down the track and tries to hit out, but ends up hitting it straight to Miller. Just three runs from the over. Bangladesh cross 50.

  • 7

    Phangiso comes into the attack. Four, Rahim hits the ball inside out for four more. A single and then Shakib takes the spinner on, and hits the ball over deep midwicket for a six. Good over for Bangladesh.

  • 6

    Wiese comes into the attack, a couple of singles and then Rahim pushes the ball to mid-on for a couple of runs. 5 runs from the over, the asking rate is 8 per over.

  • 5

    Parnell comes into the attack. Parnell bowls a low full toss and Shakib pushes the ball down the ground for a couple of runs. Two singles and then Shakib drives the ball through mid-off for four more. 8 runs from the over.

  • 4

    Three singles and then Rahim comes down the track and drives the ball through mid-off for four. 7 runs from the over.

  • 3

    Good over from Abbott after the wicket, three singles from the over. The asking rate is 7.76 per over now.

  • 2

    Wicket: Kagiso Rabada comes into the attack. Shakib comes in to bat. Four, Wiese jumps but Sarkar clears his reach and hits the ball over mid-on for four. WICKET! Two down, a bouncer rises sharply over Sarkar's shoulder, he pulls it and Duminy takes the catch at deep square leg. A single to end the over, Rahim is the new man in.

  • 1

    Wicket: Tamim and Sarkar come out to bat. Kyle Abbott starts with the ball. A couple of singles and then Tamim comes down the track and slashes at the ball, it goes past slip for four. A wide down the leg side, WICKET! The extra ball gets the wicket, edged and caught behind, Abbott gets the wicket.

  • - There are some dark clouds gathering over Mirpur, this could delay the start of the next innings.

  • 20

    Last over of the innings, a single to start the over and then Rossouw pushes the ball through deep square leg for a couple. 5 runs from the last over, South Africa are 148 for 4. Bangladesh need 149 to win.

  • 19

    A couple of singles and then Faf goes over the top and gets a couple of runs to deep midwicket. Six, Rossouw drives the ball over long-on for a six. 13 runs from the over, South Africa keep ticking along, Faf driving them to a good score.

  • 18

    A couple of runs as Faf drives the ball through extra cover. Six, Rossouw comes out of his crease and clears the ropes for a six. Four more, Rossouw reverse-sweeps the ball more of a reverse-pull through point for four. South Africa 130 for 4.

  • 17

    Rossouw pushes the ball towards mid-off through the covers for a couple of runs. A single and then Faf clears his front leg and swipes the ball for a couple of runs. 8 runs from the over. South Africa are 117 for 4.

  • 16

    Nasir Hossain comes into the attack, starts his third over. A single and then a wide down the leg side. Four runs from the over, South Africa are 109 for 4. 4 overs to go.

  • 15

    100: Mustafir Rahman comes into the attack. Two dots and then Faf pushes the no ball from Rahman to midwicket for a single, free hit coming up, called for height. Another full toss and Rossouw only manages to push it to midwicket for a single. Two singles and then Faf cuts the ball past short third man for four.

  • 14

    Wicket: Shakib back into the attack, WICKET! Miller comes and goes, Shakib bowls him, he becomes Bangladesh's leading wicket taker in T20s. Two singles and then Rossouw drives the ball straight down the ground for four, 7 from the over.

  • 13

    Two dots and then Faf works the ball through midwicket for a couple of runs. Two more runs, Faf drives the ball down the ground to long-on. SA 89 for 3.

  • 12

    Wicket: Sunny comes back into the attack, WICKET! Duminy comes down the track and hits the ball straight to deep midwicket, Nasir takes the catch and a 46-run partnership comes to an end. Miller comes out to bat. Four, Faf drives the ball through deep midwicket for four more. Three singles to end the over, the run rate is 7 per over now, 50 up for Faf.

  • 11

    Duminy slices the ball over mid-off for a couple of runs, the ball was wider than he wanted it. A single brings Faf on strike, he drives the ball through the leg side, Nasir does well on the square leg boundary to keep it down to two runs. The pitch is low and slow, not a typical T20 one.

  • 10

    Gazi starts after the short break, four singles and then Faf carves the ball through square cover for four runs. 8 runs from the over.

  • 9

    Mortaza comes on to bowl, Bangladesh are shuffling their bowlers. Four singles from the first four balls, and then Faf gets inside the line of the ball and hits it inside-out for four. 9 runs from the over.

  • 8

    Gazi comes on to bowl, Faf drives the ball through midwicket for a single. Four, Duminy drives it powerfully through the covers for four more. Three singles to end the over, 8 runs from the over. The run rate is 6.62 per over.

  • 7

    A single to start the over, Duminy comes down the track and drives the ball firmly down the ground and through long-on for four. A single and then Faf flicks the ball through to deep square leg for a couple of runs. 9 runs from the over.

  • 6

    Pace now from Bangladesh, Duminy takes a single from the first ball. Just a couple of singles from the over, South Africa are 37 for 2 after 6 overs.

  • 5

    Shakib comes on to bowl, Bangladesh will count on his experience. A couple of singles, and then Shakib ends a good over, four singles from it. The run rate is 7 per over.

  • 4

    Wicket: A couple of runs to start the over, and then six, De Kock comes down the track and hits the ball over the covers for a six. A wide from Hossain, and then De Kock takes a single to mid-on. Four, Du Plessis drives the ball through extra cover for four more. Big over for SA, expensive stuff from Hossain. WICKET! A wicket comes at the end of the over, De Kock tries to clear point but Litton Das takes the catch, similar dismissal to AB's.

  • 3

    De Kock turns the ball through mid-on for a single. Four, a short ball from Sunny and Faf swivels to place it through the gap at midwicket for four. Four more to end the over, Faf inside edges the ball past the leg stump for four.

  • 2

    Nasir Hossain with the ball from the other end. Faf comes out to bat to join De Kock. A couple of singles and both the batsmen are off the mark. Faf punches the ball square of cover for a couple more runs. 5 runs from the over.

  • 1

    Wicket: De Kock and De Villiers open the innings, Sunny to start with the ball for Bangladesh. AB hits the ball over extra cover for a couple of runs. WICKET! Bangladesh strike in the first over and it is the big fish, AB is out, Mashrafe takes a simple catch at point and Sunny gets the first wicket.

  • Bangladesh XI - Tamim Iqbal, Litton Das(wk), Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain, Sohag Gazi, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mustafizur Rahman, Arafat Sunny

  • South Africa XI - Q de Kock(wk), RR Rossouw, AB de Villiers, F du Plessis(c), DA Miller, JP Duminy, D Wiese, WD Parnell, KJ Abbott, AM Phangiso, K Rabada

  • Toss: South Africa have won the toss and have chosen to bat.

  • Greetings - Hello and welcome from Dhaka where Bangladesh will be hosting South Africa. The format is T20 and Faf will lead the visitors. Bangladesh are in some good form after beating India, but South Africa will still be the favourites for this game.

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Match Info
  • 96/all out
    South Africa, who chose to bat
    Enamul Haque, Sharfuddoula
    Anisur Rahman
    David Boon
  • Batting
    • R
    • B
    • 4s
    • 6s
    AB de Villiers
    c Mashrafe Mortaza b Arafat Sunny
    Quinton de Kock
    c Litton Das b Nasir Hossain
    Faf du Plessis
    not out
    Jean-Paul Duminy
    c Nasir Hossain b Arafat Sunny
    David Miller
    lbw b Shakib Al Hasan
    Rilee Rossouw
    not out
    David Wiese
    Wayne Parnell
    Kyle Abbott
    Aaron Phangiso
    Kagiso Rabada
    • 2
    • 6
    • 0
    • 0
    • 12
    • 8
    • 0
    • 1
    • 79
    • 61
    • 8
    • 0
    • 18
    • 22
    • 1
    • 0
    • 1
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 31
    • 21
    • 2
    • 2
    (lb 2, w 2, nb 1)
    (4 wickets; 20 overs)
  • Bowling
    • O
    • M
    • R
    • W
    Arafat Sunny
    Nasir Hossain
    Shakib Al Hasan
    Mustafizur Rahman
    Sohag Gazi
    Mashrafe Mortaza
    • 3
    • 0
    • 19
    • 2
    • 4
    • 0
    • 37
    • 1
    • 4
    • 0
    • 24
    • 1
    • 4
    • 0
    • 30
    • 0
    • 2
    • 0
    • 16
    • 0
    • 3
    • 0
    • 20
    • 0
  • Fall of Wickets
    • Fall of wickets: 1-2 (de Villiers
    • 0.6 ov)
    • 2-31 (de Kock
    • 3.6 ov)
    • 3-77 (Duminy
    • 11.2 ov)
    • 4-90 (Miller
    • 13.2 ov)

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