Ford Ranger Cup

South Australia v Tasmania

Tasmania won by 7 wickets (with 47 balls remaining)

1.1

Geeves to Smith, no run, great start, fullish outside off, prods at it and edges, falling just short of first slip

1.2

Geeves to Smith, no run, length outside off, left alone

1.3

Geeves to Smith, no run, full on middle, driven to mid on

1.4

Geeves to Smith, no run, fullish on off, drives but it's fielded by the bowler

1.5

Geeves to Smith, no run, pushes forward to defend a length ball, inside edge into the pad

1.6

Geeves to Smith, 2 runs, slashes hard after he's given some width, fielded by third man on the deep backward point boundary

South Australia 2/0   B Geeves 1-0-2-0

3.1

Geeves to Harris, no run, full on off, driven to point

3.2

Geeves to Harris, no run, length on off, gets forward to drive to mid off

3.3

Geeves to Harris, FOUR, gets forward to drive delightfully through cover, clean strike

3.4

Geeves to Harris, no run, drives to point

3.5

Geeves to Harris, no run, length outside off, drives to point

3.6

Geeves to Harris, FOUR, just strays onto leg, whipped high over square leg

South Australia 13/0   B Geeves 2-0-10-0

5.1

Geeves to Smith, 1 run, bit of width, cuts late to third man

5.2

Geeves to Harris, no run, pushes to point off the back foot

5.3

Geeves to Harris, 3 runs, full outside off, slashes across the line through mid wicket

5.4

Geeves to Smith, OUT, slower ball just full of a length outside off, the flight deceives him and he lobs it up to mid on

JD Smith c Krejza b Geeves 6 (21m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

5.5

Geeves to Cosgrove, no run, back of a length, defends to gully

5.6

Geeves to Cosgrove, 2 runs, full on middle, steps towards off and flicks through square leg

South Australia 20/1   B Geeves 3-0-16-1

7.1

Geeves to Cosgrove, 2 runs, just full of a length, gets forward to drive over cover, dangerous shot for two

7.2

Geeves to Cosgrove, no run, length on middle, defends to point

7.3

Geeves to Cosgrove, 2 runs, full on off, lofts over the bowler's head

7.4

Geeves to Cosgrove, no run, length on leg, pushes to square leg, Harris sets off and is sent back, fortunate for him he's back despite a direct hit

7.5

Geeves to Cosgrove, 1 wide, short and wide down leg, let go by Cosgrove

7.5

Geeves to Cosgrove, FOUR, lovely shot on the off through cover, just carressed it along the ground

7.6

Geeves to Cosgrove, no run, short at the ribs, pushed to square leg without much drama

South Australia 31/1   B Geeves 4-0-25-1

29.1

Geeves to Harris, 1 run, cuts backward of point

29.2

Geeves to O'Brien, no run, comes forward and plays a dead bat to the offside

29.3

Geeves to O'Brien, no run, sipz through a bit quicker swinging away. O'Brien lets it pass without a shot

29.4

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, short and into the ribs, picks it off to the leg side and they scamper through for a quick single

29.5

Geeves to Harris, 1 run, short of a length and its driven straight down the field

29.6

Geeves to O'Brien, 2 runs, angled into the legs and picked off forward of square

South Australia 123/5   B Geeves 5-0-30-1

31.1

Geeves to Harris, no run

31.2

Geeves to Harris, 2 runs, pitches on off stump and stays straight. Harris gets under it and hits down the ground

31.3

Geeves to Harris, 1 run, turned off the legs through mid wicket

31.4

Geeves to O'Brien, no run, a bit shorter and deflected off the hip

31.5

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, pushes to mid off and they get a well run single

31.6

Geeves to Harris, no run, looks to drive but the pace hurries the shot and Geeves fields

South Australia 130/5   B Geeves 6-0-34-1

33.1

Geeves to Harris, 1 run, works it down behind point with a deft steer

33.2

Geeves to O'Brien, FOUR, gets a bit of width and drives through the covers for a welcome boundary. The first in 13 overs

33.3

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, looks to pull a ball down leg side, but fine leg fields

33.4

Geeves to Harris, FOUR, helps one fine down the leg side

33.5

Geeves to Harris, no run, defends

33.6

Geeves to Harris, 1 run, angles the ball into the covers for a comfortable single

South Australia 148/5   B Geeves 7-0-45-1

42.1

Geeves to Christian, no run, slower off cutter and Christian is lucky not to edge it through to Paine

42.2

Geeves to Christian, 1 run, on the charge early and hits it to mid off

42.3

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, pushed just behind point and they run through

42.4

Geeves to Christian, 2 runs, advances early again and just chips it over cover. A little lucky there

42.5

Geeves to Christian, 1 wide, short and wide down the leg side. Slightly straighter and that would have been a good ball

42.5

Geeves to Christian, 1 bye, shorter ball again and the run through as Paine fumbles

42.6

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, cuts even though he was a little cramped. Deep point sweeps around to field

South Australia 197/6   B Geeves 8-0-51-1

44.1

Geeves to Christian, 1 run, drives straight and Geeves can't get down quick enough to stop the ball

44.2

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, dabs the ball behind point. A misfield makes the single very easy

44.3

Geeves to Christian, 1 run, shapes to cut in the air but gets a bottom edge

44.4

Geeves to O'Brien, no run, slower ball and O'Brien is forced to check the shot and defend

44.5

Geeves to O'Brien, 1 run, bouncer

44.6

Geeves to Christian, FOUR, yorker and Christian charges and manages to edge it to fine leg

South Australia 215/6   B Geeves 9-0-59-1

46.1

Geeves to Christian, 1 wide

46.1

Geeves to Christian, no run, driven straight down the ground and takes middle stump out. Geeves scrambles to run out Tait but fails to remove one of the ramaining stumps from the ground. Third umpire rules not out

46.2

Geeves to Christian, 1 run, looks to charge but hits the ball into the ground

46.3

Geeves to Tait, no run

46.4

Geeves to Tait, no run

46.5

Geeves to Tait, 1 run, edged to third man

46.6

Geeves to Christian, 1 run, played to offside

South Australia 226/7   B Geeves 10-0-63-1
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