Ford Ranger One Day Cup, South Australia v Tasmania at Adelaide, Feb 13, 2008
Tasmania won by 121 runs
Played at Adelaide Oval
13 February 2008 - day/night match (50-over match)

Toss: Tasmania won the toss and elected to bat.

Hello and welcome to Cricinfo's live coverage of the Ford Ranger Cup Match between Tasmania and South Australia. Tasmania are sitting pretty at the top of the table, if South Australia need to be up in the top two position, they need to win with a bonus point. This might be Mathew Elliot's last game unless they win with a double bonus point.

0.1

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, lovely delivery first up, beats the outside edge.

0.2

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, defended to the onside.

0.3

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, bit wide outside the off stump, left alone through to the keeper.

0.4

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, another leave outside the off stump, bit watchful from Dighton.

0.5

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, moves forward to a good length delivery and defends to the off side.

0.6

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, good delivery to end a very good first over, defended on the track.

It will be Gillespie to share the attack.

End of over 1 (maiden) Tasmania 0/0

    • MG Dighton 0 (6b)
    • TD Paine 0 (0b)
    • RJ Harris 1-1-0-0
1.1

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, worked square of the wicket on the onside.

1.2

Gillespie to Dighton, no run

1.3

Gillespie to Dighton, no run

1.4

Gillespie to Dighton, no run

1.5

Gillespie to Dighton, no run

1.6

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

End of over 2 (1 run) Tasmania 1/0

    • MG Dighton 0 (11b)
    • TD Paine 1 (1b)
    • JN Gillespie 1-0-1-0
2.1

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, lovely delivery outside the off stump, takes the outside edge down to thirdman for a single.

2.2

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, off the pad to the onside.

2.3

RJ Harris to Dighton, 2 runs, plays away from his body wide of thirdman, good running, comes back for the second run.

2.4

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, a good bouncer, tucks up Dighton, who had to get up on his toes and soften his hands on the glove so that the ball dropped safely on the off side.

2.5

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, another sharp rising delivery outside the off stump.

2.6

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, defended to the onside.

End of over 3 (3 runs) Tasmania 4/0

    • MG Dighton 2 (16b)
    • TD Paine 2 (2b)
    • RJ Harris 2-1-3-0
3.1

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, plays with an angled bat to the left of backward point for a single, nice soft hands.

3.2

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, coming in this time from Gillespie, goes square of the wicket on the onside.

3.3

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, almost a run out, driven back and Gillespie get a finger on the ball as it just misses the stumps at his end.

3.4

Gillespie to Dighton, 2 runs, driven on the up to the right of Gillepie down the ground.

3.5

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, slower delivery from Gillespie, watchfully defended to the off side.

3.6

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, digs in a sharp short one right on target, Dighton gets out of the delivery in time.

End of over 4 (3 runs) Tasmania 7/0

    • MG Dighton 4 (21b)
    • TD Paine 3 (3b)
    • JN Gillespie 2-0-4-0
4.1

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 wide, down the leg side and umpire stretches his arms for the first extra of the match.

4.1

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, pushes forward to the left of mid-off for an easy single.

4.2

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, lovely delivery pitches back of a length just outside the off stump and moves away slightly to beat the outside edge as Dighton feels for the delivery.

4.3

RJ Harris to Dighton, FOUR, down the track and Dighton hits in the gap between extra-cover and mid-off, that was not timed well but the ball had the legs to go to the fence.

4.4

RJ Harris to Dighton, 1 run, played to the off side.

4.5

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, lovely delivery pitches just outside the off stump and nips back in sharply, Paine seems to have left it well.

4.6

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, another good delivery outside the off stump.

End of over 5 (7 runs) Tasmania 14/0

    • TD Paine 4 (6b)
    • MG Dighton 9 (24b 1x4)
    • RJ Harris 3-1-10-0
5.1

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, good slower delivery, strikes the pad bit high, appeal turned down.

5.2

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, short ball pulled away in the air to deep-square leg for a single.

5.3

Gillespie to Paine, FOUR, good shot, advances down the track and lofts it high in the air wide of mid-on, one, two bounce into the fence.

Manou standing upto the wicket now.

5.4

Gillespie to Paine, no run, play and miss outside the off stump.

5.5

Gillespie to Paine, no run, defended with an angled bat to backward point.

5.6

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, slower delivery to end the over, opens the face off the bat and plays to the left of backward point for a single.

End of over 6 (6 runs) Tasmania 20/0

    • TD Paine 9 (10b 1x4)
    • MG Dighton 10 (26b 1x4)
    • JN Gillespie 3-0-10-0
6.1

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, another play and miss outside the off stump.

Lot of deliveries have missed the outside edge.

6.2

RJ Harris to Paine, 2 runs, fuller this time from Harris, plays in the gap square of the wicket on the off side.

6.3

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, driven firmly to mid-off, sloppy bit of fielding from the skipper.

6.4

RJ Harris to Paine, FOUR, squeezes it through backward square leg to the fence, was actually looking to play in front of the wicket.

6.5

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, once again squares up as he plays the ball square of the wicket on the off side.

6.6

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, another sharp rising delivery outside the off stump.

End of over 7 (6 runs) Tasmania 26/0

    • TD Paine 15 (16b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 10 (26b 1x4)
    • RJ Harris 4-1-16-0
7.1

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, bit short outside the off stump and Dighton cuts hard to backward point.

7.2

Gillespie to Dighton, 2 runs, very good shot from Dighton, works it through the vacant midwicket to the deep, Harris runs around to field the ball.

7.3

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, driven past Gillespie to mid-off.

7.4

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, slower delivery outside the off stump, not much pace on the ball and Dighton can only play it behind the wicket on the off side.

7.5

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, full toss on the leg stump, played to deep-square leg for a single.

7.6

Gillespie to Paine, no run, defended square of the wicket on the off side.

End of over 8 (3 runs) Tasmania 29/0

    • TD Paine 15 (17b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 13 (31b 1x4)
    • JN Gillespie 4-0-13-0
8.1

RJ Harris to Dighton, FOUR, gives himself some room and Harris follows him but pitches it short and Dighton pulls well to midwicket fence.

8.2

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, once again gives some room but can only chop it hard into the ground to the off side.

8.3

RJ Harris to Dighton, 1 run, moves into line outside the off stump and runs it down to thirdman for a single.

8.4

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, back of a length delivery outside the off stump, gets behind it and defends to the off side.

8.5

RJ Harris to Paine, 2 runs, walks down the wicket and works it to deep-backward square leg for couple of runs.

8.6

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, goes for the pull and gets the shoulder and the ball is taken in the slips, appeal for a catch turned down.

End of over 9 (7 runs) Tasmania 36/0

    • TD Paine 17 (20b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 18 (34b 2x4)
    • RJ Harris 5-1-23-0
9.1

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, oh! that was in the air just wide of short midwicket.

9.2

Gillespie to Paine, no run, defended to the onside.

9.3

Gillespie to Paine, no run, defended to the off side.

9.4

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, pushes to mid-on for an easy single.

9.5

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, short of a length delivery and Dighton looking to work it through the onside, misses it, beats the bat.

9.6

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, short of a length delivery pushed to mid-off.

Powerplay 2 taken.

End of over 10 (2 runs) Tasmania 38/0

    • MG Dighton 19 (37b 2x4)
    • TD Paine 18 (23b 2x4)
    • JN Gillespie 5-0-15-0
10.1

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, played square of the wicket on the off side, backward point dives but fails to save a run.

one of the slip comes out to deep-point.

10.2

RJ Harris to Dighton, 1 run, Oh! a dangerous shot, moves across his stumps to the off side and plays to fine leg.

10.3

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, down the track and looks to launch it over the fence on the onside, but misses it completely and through to Manou.

10.4

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, defended to the off side.

10.5

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and plays to thirdman for a single.

10.6

RJ Harris to Dighton, no run, good bouncer on target, sways from the line of the delivery.

Gillespie to continue.

End of over 11 (3 runs) Tasmania 41/0

    • MG Dighton 20 (39b 2x4)
    • TD Paine 20 (27b 2x4)
    • RJ Harris 6-1-26-0
11.1

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, cut away down to thirdman for a single.

11.2

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 wide, quicker from Gillepie wide outside the off stump, left alone, too wide to attempt any shot.

Gillespie was not happy with the call and has a chat with the umpire.

11.2

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, driven firmly to mid-on, shy at the stumps misses.

11.3

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, pitched up delivery outside the off stump, driven down the ground to long off.

11.4

Gillespie to Paine, 2 wides, down the leg side and Manou fails to gather the ball.

11.4

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, slower delivery from Gillespie, the slow off-cutter, pushes to mid-on, as there is no pace on the delivery, Dighton has to force his shots.

11.5

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, plays it back down the track and Gillespie fields on his follow-through.

False start for Gillespie, has to go back to his mark to try again.

11.6

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, driven to deep-mid on for a single.

Change in the bowling, Mark Cleary replaces Harris.

End of over 12 (6 runs) Tasmania 47/0

    • MG Dighton 22 (44b 2x4)
    • TD Paine 21 (28b 2x4)
    • JN Gillespie 6-0-21-0
12.1

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, short of a length delivery outside the off stump, moves back and pushes with an angled bat to the left of backward point for a single.

12.2

Cleary to Paine, no run, plays and misses outside the off stump, kept a bit low.

12.3

Cleary to Paine, no run, moves forward to the delivery and defends to the off side.

12.4

Cleary to Paine, no run, cuts and misses outside the off stump, through to Manou.

12.5

Cleary to Paine, no run, another good delivery from Cleary, stands in the crease and pushes at it, beats the outside edge.

12.6

Cleary to Paine, no run, moves forward and plays with an angled bat towards backward point.

A steady start from Tasmania, but South Australia have done well too but no wickets to account for the performance.

End of over 13 (1 run) Tasmania 48/0

    • TD Paine 21 (33b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 23 (45b 2x4)
    • MF Cleary 1-0-1-0
13.1

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, back of a length delivery coming in, played to short midwicket.

13.2

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, turned to the onside.

13.3

Gillespie to Dighton, SIX, fantastic shot from Dighton, slower delivery from Gillespie, picks it up nicely and lofts it high and over the midwicket fence for maximum.

13.4

Gillespie to Dighton, 1 run, driven down the long on.

13.5

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, once again driven to long on.

13.6

Gillespie to Dighton, no run, pushes to short midwicket to end the over.

Wickets in hand is crucial for Tasmania, they can attack in the final overs.

End of over 14 (8 runs) Tasmania 56/0

    • MG Dighton 30 (50b 2x4 1x6)
    • TD Paine 22 (34b 2x4)
    • JN Gillespie 7-0-29-0
14.1

Cleary to Paine, no run, good line from Cleary, on the off stump, driven back to him.

14.2

Cleary to Paine, 2 runs, down the track and plays to fine leg, coming back for the second run, the throw is bit slow from the fielder.

14.3

Cleary to Paine, no run, defended to the off side.

14.4

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, down the track and driven to the right of thirdman, thinking of a second run, sent back.

14.5

Cleary to Dighton, 2 runs, works it through midwicket for couple of runs.

14.6

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, whips it to long leg for a single.

Cullen comes into the attack, time for spin.

End of over 15 (6 runs) Tasmania 62/0

    • MG Dighton 33 (52b 2x4 1x6)
    • TD Paine 25 (38b 2x4)
    • MF Cleary 2-0-7-0
15.1

Cullen to Dighton, 1 run, starts of with a full toss, driven down the ground to long off.

15.2

Cullen to Paine, 2 runs, paddle sweeps to fine leg, comes back for the second run.

15.3

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, sweeps from outside the off stump to deep-square leg for a single.

15.4

Cullen to Dighton, no run, nicely tossed up outside the off stump, pushes it back down the track.

15.5

Cullen to Dighton, 1 run, moves forward and drives to deep-mid on for a single.

15.6

Cullen to Paine, no run, spins from the stumps down to the leg side, goes for the leg side shot and misses it, strikes the pad, appeal turned down.

End of over 16 (5 runs) Tasmania 67/0

    • TD Paine 28 (41b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 35 (55b 2x4 1x6)
    • DJ Cullen 1-0-5-0
16.1

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, outside edge down to thirdman, was looking to drive in front of the wicket.

16.2

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, down the track and clubbed through the off side to the sweeper for a single.

16.3

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, short ball pulled in the air to deep-square leg for another single.

16.4

Cleary to Paine, no run, slower low full toss, Paine not getting his timing right, pushes to mid-off.

16.5

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and plays to thirdman, Gillespie quickly in prevents the second run.

16.6

Cleary to Dighton, no run, plays with an angled bat to backward point.

Time for a break, as drinks being called by the umpire. Match State: Drinks

End of over 17 (4 runs) Tasmania 71/0

    • MG Dighton 37 (58b 2x4 1x6)
    • TD Paine 30 (44b 2x4)
    • MF Cleary 3-0-11-0
17.1

Cullen to Paine, no run, sweeps and misses outside the off stump.

17.2

Cullen to Paine, no run, uses his feet and works to the onside.

17.3

Cullen to Paine, no run, spins in, worked to the onside.

17.4

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, sweeps once again, Elliots puts in a dive and saves a run.

17.5

Cullen to Dighton, no run, driven back to the bowler.

17.6

Cullen to Dighton, no run, moves forward and defends to the onside.

End of over 18 (1 run) Tasmania 72/0

    • MG Dighton 37 (60b 2x4 1x6)
    • TD Paine 31 (48b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 2-0-6-0
18.1

Cleary to Paine, no run, slower delivery from Cleary, down the track and checks his shot, plays to backward point, hits the stumps and the ball deflects square of the wicket on the onside, Manou quickly onto it prevents any runs.

18.2

Cleary to Paine, no run, chopped hard into the ground to the off side.

18.3

Cleary to Paine, no run, off the pad to the off side.

18.4

Cleary to Paine, 2 runs, advances down the wicket and gets an inside edge down to fine leg, comes back for the second run.

18.5

Cleary to Paine, 2 runs, slower delivery fuller on the legs, worked in front of square leg, comes quickly back for the second run.

18.6

Cleary to Paine, 2 runs, cuts off the back foot to wide thirdman for couple of runs.

End of over 19 (6 runs) Tasmania 78/0

    • TD Paine 37 (54b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 37 (60b 2x4 1x6)
    • MF Cleary 4-0-17-0
19.1

Cullen to Dighton, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

19.2

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

19.3

Cullen to Dighton, no run, down the track and works to the onside.

19.4

Cullen to Dighton, no run, moves back and looking for the gap, works to short midwicket.

19.5

Cullen to Dighton, no run, waits in the crease and plays it back to the bowler.

19.6

Cullen to Dighton, 1 run, driven to deep-mid on for a single.

End of over 20 (3 runs) Tasmania 81/0

    • MG Dighton 39 (65b 2x4 1x6)
    • TD Paine 38 (55b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 3-0-9-0
20.1

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, back of a length delivery coming in, pushes to the off side for a quick single.

20.2

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, pushes with an angled bat on the front foot to the sweeper for another single.

20.3

Cleary to Dighton, 1 run, works it from the stumps to long leg as Gillespie fields the ball.

20.4

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, makes room and plays it wide of thirdman.

20.6

Cleary to Paine, 2 leg byes, off the pad down to fine leg, comes quickly for the second run.

End of over 21 (7 runs) Tasmania 88/0

    • TD Paine 40 (58b 2x4)
    • MG Dighton 42 (68b 2x4 1x6)
    • MF Cleary 5-0-22-0
21.1

Cullen to Dighton, 2 runs, chips it in the air to deep-square leg, Cleary does well sliding.

21.2

Cullen to Dighton, OUT, down the wicket and hits it high in the air to wide long on, Harris judges it well and takes a good catch.

MG Dighton c RJ Harris b Cullen 44 (86m 70b 2x4 1x6) SR: 62.85

21.3

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, uses his feet well and drives to long on for a single.

It will be Anderson to face Cullen.

21.4

Cullen to Anderson, no run, squares him up, gets a leading edge to the off side.

coming round the wicket.

21.5

Cullen to Anderson, no run, appeal for lbw turned down as the ball strikes the pad outside the line of the off stump.

21.6

Cullen to Anderson, 1 run, gets off the mark, cuts to the sweeper cover for a single.

Adcock comes into the attack. Coming round the wicket.

End of over 22 (3 runs) Tasmania 92/1

    • DJ Anderson 1 (3b)
    • TD Paine 45 (64b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 4-0-13-1
22.1

Adcock to Anderson, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side.

22.2

Adcock to Anderson, 1 run, dropped! Driven back in the air to the right of Adcock, who fails to hold onto to it.

back over the wicket.

22.3

Adcock to Paine, no run, worked to the onside.

22.4

Adcock to Paine, 2 runs, uses his feet and works to wide long on for couple of runs.

22.5

Adcock to Paine, no run, moves forward and defends to the onside.

22.6

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, down the track and drives to deep-mid on for a single.

End of over 23 (4 runs) Tasmania 96/1

    • TD Paine 48 (68b 2x4)
    • DJ Anderson 2 (5b)
    • NT Adcock 1-0-4-0
23.1

Cullen to Paine, no run, floats it up in the air outside the off stump, uses his feet and can only play to short midwicket.

23.2

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, works to the onside for a single.

round the wicket to Anderson.

23.3

Cullen to Anderson, FOUR, uses his feet well and takes it on the full and gets it past mid-on to the fence.

23.4

Cullen to Anderson, no run, worked square of the wicket on the onside, wanting a single but Manou was quickly onto it.

23.5

Cullen to Anderson, no run, appeal for lbw turned down as the ball would have missed the off stump.

23.6

Cullen to Anderson, 2 runs, played behind the wicket on the onside.

End of over 24 (7 runs) Tasmania 103/1

    • DJ Anderson 8 (9b 1x4)
    • TD Paine 49 (70b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 5-0-20-1
24.1

Adcock to Paine, 2 runs, reverse sweeps to thirdman.

24.2

Adcock to Paine, no run, down the track and pushes it back to the bowler.

24.3

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, driven to deep-mid on for a single.

24.4

Adcock to Anderson, no run, moves forward and blocks to the off side, hits high on the gloves.

24.5

Adcock to Anderson, 1 run, down the track and drives well past the bowler and down the ground to long off.

24.6

Adcock to Paine, no run, uses his feet and drives to the off side.

End of over 25 (4 runs) Tasmania 107/1

    • TD Paine 52 (74b 2x4)
    • DJ Anderson 9 (11b 1x4)
    • NT Adcock 2-0-8-0
25.1

Cullen to Anderson, no run

25.2

Cullen to Anderson, no run, chops it hard into the ground.

25.3

Cullen to Anderson, no run, defended square of the wicket on the off side.

25.4

Cullen to Anderson, 1 run, cuts off the back foot to the sweeper cover for a single.

25.5

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, sweeps from outside the off stump to deep-midwicket.

25.6

Cullen to Anderson, no run, moves forward and defends on the track.

End of over 26 (2 runs) Tasmania 109/1

    • DJ Anderson 10 (16b 1x4)
    • TD Paine 49 (75b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 6-0-22-1
26.1

Adcock to Paine, no run

26.2

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, down the track and pushes it past the bowler to mid-on, brings up his 50!, raises his bat to the dressing room.

26.3

Adcock to Anderson, no run, down the wicket and plays it back to the bowler.

26.4

Adcock to Anderson, 1 run, moves back and cuts to deep-cover point for a single.

26.5

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, reverse sweeps to deep-point for a single.

26.6

Adcock to Anderson, FOUR, down the track and lofts it high in the air over cover to the fence.

End of over 27 (7 runs) Tasmania 116/1

    • DJ Anderson 15 (19b 2x4)
    • TD Paine 51 (73b 2x4)
    • NT Adcock 3-0-15-0
27.1

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, driven to the sweeper cover for a single.

27.2

Cullen to Anderson, no run, cut hard to short cover.

27.3

Cullen to Anderson, 1 run, uses his feet and drives down the ground to long off.

27.4

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, moves across his stumps and works through midwicket for a single.

27.5

Cullen to Anderson, no run, moves back and cuts to extra-cover.

27.6

Cullen to Anderson, FOUR, sweeps well behind square leg to the fence.

End of over 28 (7 runs) Tasmania 123/1

    • DJ Anderson 20 (23b 3x4)
    • TD Paine 53 (75b 2x4)
    • DJ Cullen 7-0-29-1
28.1

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, sweeps to deep-square leg.

28.2

Adcock to Anderson, no run, moves forward and defends to the onside.

28.3

Adcock to Anderson, no run, down the wicket and hits it straight down the track.

28.4

Adcock to Anderson, 2 runs, cuts to deep-backward point.

28.5

Adcock to Anderson, OUT, bowling from round the wicket and bit quicker, Anderson misses the cut shot and the ball knocks the top of the off stump.

DJ Anderson b Adcock 22 (24m 27b 3x4 0x6) SR: 81.48

28.6

Adcock to Marsh, no run, defended with an angled bat to the off side.

End of over 29 (3 runs) Tasmania 126/2

    • DJ Marsh 0 (1b)
    • TD Paine 54 (76b 2x4)
    • NT Adcock 4-0-18-1
29.1

Cullen to Paine, no run, moves back and works to the onside.

29.2

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, down the wicket and drives to mid-off.

29.3

Cullen to Marsh, 1 run, moves back and works it front of square leg to the deep.

29.4

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, looking to drive through the off side, gets the inside of the bat and goes to deep-mid on.

29.5

Cullen to Marsh, 1 run, moves forward and works it square of the wicket on the onside.

29.6

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, sweeps from wide outside the off stump to deep-midwicket.

Cleary back into the attack.

End of over 30 (5 runs) Tasmania 131/2

    • TD Paine 57 (80b 2x4)
    • DJ Marsh 2 (3b)
    • DJ Cullen 8-0-34-1
30.1

Cleary to Paine, FOUR, lovely shot from Paine, waits for it and cuts it well to the right of backward point to the fence.

30.2

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, works to the deep on the onside.

30.3

Cleary to Marsh, no run, back of a length delivery worked to square leg.

30.4

Cleary to Marsh, no run, worked behind square leg and Gillespie puts in a dive, that is surprising.

30.5

Cleary to Marsh, 1 run

30.6

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, worked to long leg for a single.

End of over 31 (7 runs) Tasmania 138/2

    • TD Paine 63 (83b 3x4)
    • DJ Marsh 3 (6b)
    • MF Cleary 6-0-29-0
31.1

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, moves back and cuts to deep-point.

31.2

Cullen to Marsh, no run, uses his feet and plays to short midwicket.

31.3

Cullen to Marsh, 1 run, uses his feet and works to the onside and takes off for a quick run.

31.4

Cullen to Paine, no run, moves forward and works to the fielder at short midwicket.

31.5

Cullen to Paine, no run, uses his feet and turns it to the same fielder.

31.6

Cullen to Paine, 1 run, down the track and driven back, Cullen misfields to allow the single.

End of over 32 (3 runs) Tasmania 141/2

    • TD Paine 65 (87b 3x4)
    • DJ Marsh 4 (8b)
    • DJ Cullen 9-0-37-1
32.1

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, moves forward and drives to deep-point.

32.2

Cleary to Marsh, no run, chops it to the left of backward point, fielder quickly onto it prevents the single.

32.3

Cleary to Marsh, FOUR, short slower delivery and Marsh quickly on the front foot and pulls well to square leg fence.

32.4

Cleary to Marsh, 2 runs, works it around to deep-midwicket to pick up couple of runs.

32.5

Cleary to Marsh, no run, mishits on the off side.

32.6

Cleary to Marsh, 1 run, cuts late to thirdman for an easy single.

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End of over 33 (8 runs) Tasmania 149/2

    • DJ Marsh 11 (13b 1x4)
    • TD Paine 66 (88b 3x4)
    • MF Cleary 7-0-37-0
33.1

Cullen to Marsh, 1 run, worked to the onside, brings up the 150! for Tasmania.

33.2

Cullen to Paine, 1 run

33.3

Cullen to Marsh, no run

33.4

Cullen to Marsh, no run

33.5

Cullen to Marsh, no run

33.6

Cullen to Marsh, no run

End of over 34 (2 runs) Tasmania 151/2

    • DJ Marsh 12 (18b 1x4)
    • TD Paine 67 (89b 3x4)
    • DJ Cullen 10-0-39-1
34.1

Adcock to Paine, no run, moves forward and works to the onside.

34.2

Adcock to Paine, no run, driven back down the track to the bowler.

34.3

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, swept to the onside for a single.

34.4

Adcock to Marsh, no run, moves forward and defends to the off side.

34.5

Adcock to Marsh, 1 run, uses his feet and cuts to the sweeper cover.

34.6

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, works to square leg for a single.

Cosgrove comes into the attack.

End of over 35 (3 runs) Tasmania 154/2

    • TD Paine 69 (93b 3x4)
    • DJ Marsh 13 (20b 1x4)
    • NT Adcock 5-0-21-1
35.1

Cosgrove to Paine, 1 run, driven past the diving midwicket to the deep for a single.

35.2

Cosgrove to Marsh, no run, cuts and misses outside the off stump.

35.3

Cosgrove to Marsh, 1 run, full and wide outside the off stump, squeezes to extra-cover.

35.4

Cosgrove to Paine, 1 wide, full and down the leg side, signaled wide.

35.4

Cosgrove to Paine, FOUR, moves forward and drives well in the gap to the left of mid-off, who puts in a dive but cannot stop the ball, once it is past the infield the ball races into the fence.

35.5

Cosgrove to Paine, no run, driven to the onside.

35.6

Cosgrove to Paine, FOUR, well picked up by Paine, lofts it high in the air, one bounce into the midwicket fence.

End of over 36 (11 runs) Tasmania 165/2

    • TD Paine 78 (97b 5x4)
    • DJ Marsh 14 (22b 1x4)
    • MJ Cosgrove 1-0-11-0
36.1

Adcock to Marsh, FOUR, swept well to the fence.

36.2

Adcock to Marsh, 1 run, waits for the turn and plays to short thirdman for a single.

36.3

Adcock to Paine, no run, sweeps from outside the off stump, off the pad to the onside.

36.4

Adcock to Paine, no run, tossed up, driven back to the bowler.

36.5

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, sweeps from outside the off stump to deep-backward square leg.

36.6

Adcock to Marsh, OUT, spins slow of the track and Marsh cuts, gets a bottom edge and the ball knocks back the stumps.

DJ Marsh b Adcock 19 (27m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 76.00

Not much crowd at Adelaide. Match State: Drinks Tasmania is looking good for a big score. Gillespie is back into the attack.

End of over 37 (6 runs) Tasmania 171/3

    • TD Paine 79 (100b 5x4)
    • NT Adcock 6-0-27-2
37.1

Gillespie to Paine, 2 runs, uses his feet well and drives to wide long on.

37.2

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, moves back and works through midwicket.

37.3

Gillespie to Bailey, no run, works to the onside.

37.4

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 leg bye, off the pad to short fine leg.

37.5

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, driven past Gillespie, who gets an hand to it and the ball goes to long on.

37.6

Gillespie to Bailey, no run, moves back and pushes to mid-on, Adcock quickly in prevents the single.

End of over 38 (5 runs) Tasmania 176/3

    • GJ Bailey 0 (3b)
    • TD Paine 83 (103b 5x4)
    • JN Gillespie 8-0-33-0
38.1

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, uses his feet well and drives to deep-mid on.

38.2

Adcock to Bailey, no run, moves forward and defends to the off side.

38.3

Adcock to Bailey, no run, pushes forward to extra-cover.

38.4

Adcock to Bailey, no run, good bowling from Adcock, pushes it back down the track.

38.5

Adcock to Bailey, no run, tossed up wide outside the off stump, left alone.

38.6

Adcock to Bailey, no run, plays it back to the bowler and still cannot get off the mark.

Tasmania opt for the final powerplay, it is slam bang time.

End of over 39 (1 run) Tasmania 177/3

    • GJ Bailey 0 (8b)
    • TD Paine 84 (104b 5x4)
    • NT Adcock 7-0-28-2
39.1

Gillespie to Paine, 3 runs, inside edge of the bat to fine leg, Gillepie unhappy thinking that it was of the pad.

39.2

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 run, full toss driven to the onside.

39.3

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, another low full toss driven to mid-on.

39.4

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 run, slower delivery driven down the ground to long off.

39.5

Gillespie to Paine, no run, good ball in the block-hole, dug out to the onside.

39.6

Gillespie to Paine, 2 runs, well played by Paine, who takes it on the full and laps it around past the short fine leg, who gets an hand to it.

End of over 40 (8 runs) Tasmania 185/3

    • TD Paine 90 (108b 5x4)
    • GJ Bailey 2 (10b)
    • JN Gillespie 9-0-41-0
40.1

Adcock to Bailey, 3 runs, swept to long leg, Cosgrove chases after it and fields the ball.

40.2

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, sweeps from outside the off stump to deep-midwicket.

40.3

Adcock to Bailey, no run, reverse sweeps but cannot find the gap, straight to backward point.

40.4

Adcock to Bailey, 1 run, uses his feet and plays to the right of midwicket for a single.

40.5

Adcock to Paine, 1 run, worked to deep-square leg for a single.

40.6

Adcock to Bailey, 1 run, works to square leg for another single.

End of over 41 (7 runs) Tasmania 192/3

    • GJ Bailey 7 (14b)
    • TD Paine 92 (110b 5x4)
    • NT Adcock 8-0-35-2
41.1

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 run, makes room and looks to go big over cover, gets an inside edge to short fine leg.

41.2

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, pitched up delivery driven to deep-mid on.

41.3

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 run, looking to drive through the off side, gets the inside half of the bat and goes to deep-mid on.

41.4

Gillespie to Paine, 1 run, full toss swung to deep-midwicket.

41.5

Gillespie to Bailey, SIX, this goes all the way, moves across his stumps and the full toss is put away over the backward square leg fence for maximum.

41.6

Gillespie to Bailey, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

End of over 42 (11 runs) Tasmania 203/3

    • GJ Bailey 16 (18b 1x6)
    • TD Paine 94 (112b 5x4)
    • JN Gillespie 10-0-52-0
42.1

Adcock to Bailey, OUT, moves across his stumps and looks to sweep, misses it completely, knocks back the stumps. Adcock picks up his third wicket.

GJ Bailey b Adcock 16 (22m 19b 0x4 1x6) SR: 84.21

Birt is the new batsman. Excellent bowling from Nathan Adcock," says Jenny Thompson who's at the Oval today. "He took apart my club side Port Adelaide with 4 for 6 from 11 overs in his latest match, playing for University as he's been taken out of South Australia's Pura Cup sid. Port Adelaide still won, though, ahem."

42.2

Adcock to Birt, 1 run, sweeps behind square leg.

42.3

Adcock to Paine, no run

42.4

Adcock to Paine, no run

42.5

Adcock to Paine, 2 runs, driven back in the air past Adcock to long off.

42.6

Adcock to Paine, no run, sweeps and misses.

The crowd is gradually filling up but it's not quite the end of the working day, yet. Perhaps more people will wander down from the nearby city in an hour or so to watch what could be the last match for Matthew Elliott. And he's still to bat, of course.

Harris comes back into the attack.

End of over 43 (3 runs) Tasmania 206/4

    • TD Paine 96 (116b 5x4)
    • TR Birt 1 (1b)
    • NT Adcock 9-0-38-3
43.1

RJ Harris to Birt, 2 runs, driven down the ground to long on.

43.2

RJ Harris to Birt, 1 run, drifting on the pads, flicks it in the air to deep-square leg.

43.3

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, inside edge to the onside and they scamper through for a single.

43.4

RJ Harris to Birt, 1 run, looks to give himself some room but Harris follows him, plays to the onside.

43.5

RJ Harris to Paine, FOUR, 100! brings up his second domestic one day hundred, uses his feet and hits it high to wide long on, just out of reach of the fielder to the fence.

43.6

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, worked to the onside for a single.

Adcock into his final over

End of over 44 (10 runs) Tasmania 216/4

    • TD Paine 102 (119b 6x4)
    • TR Birt 5 (4b)
    • RJ Harris 7-1-36-0
44.1

Adcock to Paine, 1 wide, sweeps and misses a delivery down the leg side, signaled wide.

44.1

Adcock to Paine, no run

44.2

Adcock to Paine, 3 runs, uses his feet and looks to go inside out but gets an outside edge down to thirdman.

44.3

Adcock to Birt, 1 run, good turn and gets an edge to short thirdman.

44.4

Adcock to Paine, 1 run

44.5

Adcock to Birt, SIX, good strike from Birt, tossed up outside the off stump and he swings it high and over midwicket fence.

44.6

Adcock to Birt, 2 byes, turns from the rough as Birt looks to go big to the off side, misses it and Manou fails to gather it, they get two byes.

Adcock gets a rousing reception after he completed his spell.

End of over 45 (14 runs) Tasmania 230/4

    • TR Birt 12 (7b 1x6)
    • TD Paine 106 (122b 6x4)
    • NT Adcock 10-0-50-3
45.1

RJ Harris to Paine, no run, swings and misses outside the off stump.

45.2

RJ Harris to Paine, 2 runs, plays behind the wicket on the off side for couple of runs.

45.3

RJ Harris to Paine, 2 runs, looking to paddle it around, gets the bottom of the bat and goes to midwicket, the ball is inside the circle and they complete the second run.

45.4

RJ Harris to Paine, 1 run, worked to the onside for couple more.

45.5

RJ Harris to Birt, 1 run, full toss driven to deep-midwicket.

45.6

RJ Harris to Paine, 2 runs, driven down the ground to long on, comes back quickly for the second run, a good throw but Harris fails to collect it. A run out chance missed.

End of over 46 (8 runs) Tasmania 238/4

    • TD Paine 113 (127b 6x4)
    • TR Birt 13 (8b 1x6)
    • RJ Harris 8-1-44-0
46.1

Cleary to Birt, 1 run, down the track and digs it out to the onside.

46.2

Cleary to Paine, 1 run, driven to the sweeper cover for a single.

46.3

Cleary to Birt, 1 run, driven to mid-off.

The ball slips out of Cleary's hand and Paine comes down the track to hit that, was trying the slower delivery.

46.4

Cleary to Paine, 1 wide

46.4

Cleary to Paine, 1 run

46.5

Cleary to Birt, 1 run

46.6

Cleary to Paine, OUT, a good innings from Paine comes to an end. Hits it high in the air to long on and Ferguson runs across and completes a good catch.

TD Paine c Ferguson b Cleary 115 (183m 130b 6x4 0x6) SR: 88.46

End of over 47 (6 runs) Tasmania 244/5

    • TR Birt 18 (11b 1x6)
    • MF Cleary 8-0-43-1
47.1

RJ Harris to Geeves, 3 runs, full on the legs, worked to deep-backward square leg.

47.2

RJ Harris to Birt, 2 runs, smashes it back in the air, almost knocks out the bowler.

47.3

RJ Harris to Birt, 1 run, driven down the ground.

47.4

RJ Harris to Geeves, 1 run

47.5

RJ Harris to Birt, no run, full on the stumps, looking to work it to the onside, gets the bottom of the bat and the ball rolls along the track.

47.6

RJ Harris to Birt, 2 runs, drops it behind the wicket on the off side, comes back for the second run.

End of over 48 (9 runs) Tasmania 253/5

    • TR Birt 23 (16b 1x6)
    • B Geeves 4 (2b)
    • RJ Harris 9-1-53-0
48.1

Cleary to Geeves, 1 leg bye, good slower delivery, a comfortable full toss and Geeves fails to pick it up

48.2

Cleary to Birt, FOUR, in the zone for Birt, who swings it high and over the bowler to the fence, good strike that.

48.3

Cleary to Birt, 1 run, yorker dug out square of the wicket on the off side.

48.4

Cleary to Geeves, no run, makes room and hits it hard along the ground but finds the fielder at extra-cover.

48.5

Cleary to Geeves, 1 run, good slower delivery, squeezed out to the off side and they scamper through for a single.

48.6

Cleary to Birt, 2 runs, full toss driven down the ground to long on, comes back for the second run.

Final over coming up.

End of over 49 (9 runs) Tasmania 262/5

    • TR Birt 30 (19b 1x4 1x6)
    • B Geeves 5 (5b)
    • MF Cleary 9-0-51-1
49.1

RJ Harris to Geeves, 2 runs, a thick inside edge as he looks to swing it around, goes to deep-midwicket.

49.2

RJ Harris to Geeves, 1 run, full toss worked once again to deep-midwicket.

49.3

RJ Harris to Birt, 1 run, low full toss worked to deep-midwicket, Birt slips as he was looking for the second run.

49.4

RJ Harris to Geeves, FOUR, good shot, pulls well on the front foot in the air, one bounce to midwicket fence.

49.5

RJ Harris to Geeves, SIX, good massive hit from Geeves, swings it high and over long on fence.

49.6

RJ Harris to Geeves, 1 run, mishits to the onside for a single.

Innings break: Tasmania end up on 277 in their 50 overs. Paine played well for his 115, some lusty hitting from Birt and Geeves in the end. Please join us in 35 minutes for the run chase.

End of over 50 (15 runs) Tasmania 277/5

    • B Geeves 19 (10b 1x4 1x6)
    • TR Birt 31 (20b 1x4 1x6)
    • RJ Harris 10-1-68-0
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