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Unforgettable Day for Ashraful

Posted by seshdotcom on June 18, 2008

Today( 18.06.2008 ) was an Unforgettable day for Ashraful of Bangladesh.The “The most embarrassing defeat in our sport history” was how Sydney’s Daily Telegraph is the Caption Given in all the Daily’s it was nothing but the Embarrassing defeat of the Aussies against the Bangladesh cougars..The Australians were forced to go Down and Under in Cardiff(Natwest series 2005) by a Splendid Knock from Ashraful who took Bangladesh to the Pinnacle of Glory.

Match Intricacy:The Australians having batted first scored a Decent Total of 249/5 with Gilchrist removed by Mortaza for a Duck and then it was Damien martyn’s Job to steady the Ship he Scored a Patient 77 and Katich made a Quickfire 36 and one has to say that the Bangladesh Cougars reduced them to a Good score that is chaseable by them..And then when the Bangladesh came to bat none of them even Dave Whatmore(their coach) would have not expected them to Put a Splendid display..Kasprowicz and Gillespie bowled a good Spell that removed Belim and Nafess and after that the Captain came to the Crease and he along with Ashraful was able to resurrect and give live to the Innings and he scored a fighting 47 before being run out..And then there was nothing left to the fans other than Ashraful’s Blitz he pulled Mcgrath to a Huge Six towards Deep Fine Leg,Square leg Flicks which fetched him Boundaries.And he got his 100 before being caught by Hogg of Gillespie.Then Aftab’s Bludgeoning came at the right time when Bangladesh needed Seven from the Last Over Bowled by Gillespie he was Smacked for a Huge Six and that completed the proceedings and CRICKET’S GREATEST UPSET SURGERY WAS DONE SUCCESSFULLY and the Doctor AShraful was well rewarded with the Man of the Match

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