Ford Ranger Cup

Victoria v South Australia

Victoria won by 6 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)

Hello and welcome to the MCG for today's Ford Ranger Cup match between the Bushrangers and the Redbacks. Graham Manou has won the toss for the Redbacks and has decided to bat first on a good looking track. In team news Kane Richardson makes his debut for the Redbacks, while Michael Hill debuts for the home team. The Redbacks have not won at the MCG since 1995-96, so history is against them today.

0.1

Harwood to Harris, 1 run, too straight from Harwood and Harris clips him off his hip for a single to fine leg

0.2

Harwood to Klinger, no run, defended to cover

0.3

Harwood to Klinger, no run, sharp rising delivery allowed through to the keeper by Klinger

0.4

Harwood to Klinger, no run, back of a length and Klinger is in behind the line and defending back down the track

0.5

Harwood to Klinger, no run, sharp bouncer and Klinger ducks underneath it

0.6

Harwood to Klinger, no run, another ball in the channel from Harwood and Klinger looks to play then leaves outside off stump, good start from the veteran

End of over 1 (1 run) South Australia 1/0
M Klinger    0* (5b)      SM Harwood    1-0-1-0
DJ Harris    1* (1b)     

1.1

McKay to Harris, no run, good length from McKay and Harris defends into the off side

1.2

McKay to Harris, 1 run, good length from McKay again and Harris pushes forward and defends into the off side and runs a quick single

1.3

McKay to Klinger, no run, McKay forces Klinger back and across and he defends into the off side

1.4

McKay to Klinger, 1 leg bye, a fraction too straight and it takes Klinger on the thigh pad and they take a leg bye

1.5

McKay to Harris, no run, defended to backward point

1.6

McKay to Harris, no run, another good delivery which has Klinger driving and it takes the splice of the blade and goes into the off side

End of over 2 (2 runs) South Australia 3/0
DJ Harris    2* (5b)      CJ McKay    1-0-1-0
M Klinger    0* (7b)     

2.1

Harwood to Klinger, 2 runs, Harwood drops short and Klinger pulls it through mid wicket for a couple, he didn't quite get that one

2.2

Harwood to Klinger, no run, impeccable length from Harwood pushes Klinger back and across

2.3

Harwood to Klinger, 1 run, Klinger goes back and defends into the gully for a single

2.4

Harwood to Harris, 2 runs, guides it backward of point and runs quickly for two to third man

2.5

Harwood to Harris, no run, tries to drive a good delivery, it's not quite there and he pushes it to mid off

2.6

Harwood to Harris, 3 runs, plays late and bisects the two men at point and they collect three more

End of over 3 (8 runs) South Australia 11/0
DJ Harris    7* (8b)      SM Harwood    2-0-9-0
M Klinger    3* (10b)     

3.1

McKay to Harris, no run, pushed to cover point

3.2

McKay to Harris, 2 runs, full and wide and Harris drives off the outside edge over point for a couple

3.3

McKay to Harris, no run

3.4

McKay to Harris, no run, cut to point

3.5

McKay to Harris, no run, driven on the up to cover

3.6

McKay to Harris, FOUR, half volley on leg stump and Harris carresses it through mid on for four!

End of over 4 (6 runs) South Australia 17/0
DJ Harris    13* (14b 1x4)      CJ McKay    2-0-7-0
M Klinger    3* (10b)     

4.1

Harwood to Klinger, OUT, short and wide and Klinger tries to cut but the ball bounces more than he expects and it takes the outside edge and flies to third man where Finch takes a difficult catch on the move

M Klinger c Finch b Harwood 3 (16m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 27.27

4.2

Harwood to Harris, OUT, Harwood is short and fast again and Harris looks to pull from wide outside off. He gets it high on the blade and skies it to McGain at mid off for the simplest of catches

DJ Harris c McGain b Harwood 13 (18m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 86.66

4.3

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, Ferguson is back and across and fending into the gully for a single to third man

4.4

Harwood to Borgas, no run, Borgas is beaten outside off stump by a fired up Harwood

4.5

Harwood to Borgas, no run, Harwood bounces Borgas and it takes him on the grill before playing it safely into the cordon. Borgas takes a minute to collect himself after being shaken up there.

4.6

Harwood to Borgas, no run, beaten again outside off by a rising delivery

End of over 5 (1 run) South Australia 18/2
CJ Borgas    0* (3b)      SM Harwood    3-0-10-2
CJ Ferguson    1* (1b)     

5.1

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, guided to third man for one

5.2

McKay to Borgas, no run, defended into the gully off the outside edge

5.3

McKay to Borgas, no run, back of a length and Borgas defends to point

5.4

McKay to Borgas, OUT, Borgas looks to drive off the back foot through cover but it takes the edge and Crosthwaite takes the catch behind the stumps. The Redbacks in deep trouble here!

CJ Borgas c †Crosthwaite b McKay 0 (5m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

5.5

McKay to Cooper, no run, Cooper leaves outside off

5.6

McKay to Cooper, FOUR, Cooper leans forward and half drives, played a touch too early, but he gets it out of the middle and it races away for four through mid off, great timing!

End of over 6 (5 runs) South Australia 23/3
TLW Cooper    4* (2b 1x4)      CJ McKay    3-0-12-1
CJ Ferguson    2* (2b)     

6.1

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, pushed to cover for one

6.2

Harwood to Cooper, no run, a fierce bouncer from Harwood again and Cooper turns his head as it rises off the track and it takes him on the side of the head, around his ear and he stumbles to the ground. Cooper is receiving some attention from the team Doctor and looks very shaky.

TLW Cooper retired hurt 4 (3b 1x4 0x6)

6.3

Harwood to Manou, 1 bye, Manou is beaten on the inside of his bat and Crosthwaite cannot glove the ball cleanly so they run a bye

6.4

Harwood to Ferguson, no run

6.5

Harwood to Ferguson, no run

6.6

Harwood to Ferguson, no run, defended to cover

End of over 7 (2 runs) South Australia 25/3
CJ Ferguson    3* (6b)      SM Harwood    4-0-11-2
GA Manou    0* (1b)     

7.1

McKay to Manou, no run, pushed into the off side

7.2

McKay to Manou, 1 run, guided off the outside edge to third man for a single

7.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run

7.4

McKay to Ferguson, no run, pushed to backward point

7.5

McKay to Ferguson, no run, Ferguson drives off the back foot but plays a touch too early and it falls just short of point

7.6

McKay to Ferguson, 2 runs, punched off the back foot between the two men at point for a couple

End of over 8 (3 runs) South Australia 28/3
CJ Ferguson    5* (10b)      CJ McKay    4-0-15-1
GA Manou    1* (3b)     

8.1

Harwood to Manou, no run, defended back to the bowler

8.2

Harwood to Manou, no run, beaten outside off stump. Harwood really extracting some bounce out of this track

8.3

Harwood to Manou, FOUR, short and a touch too straight and Manou helps it on its way over square leg for four

8.4

Harwood to Manou, no run, short and Manou weaves inside the line

8.5

Harwood to Manou, OUT, Harwood forces Manou back into a defensive shot and it takes the shoulder of the blade and flies into the air. Harwood covers good ground in his follow through and takes a diving one handed catch just in front of Manou

GA Manou c & b Harwood 5 (10m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

8.6

Harwood to O'Brien, no run, pushed back down the pitch. Harwood bowling the spell of the season here!

End of over 9 (4 runs) South Australia 32/4
AW O'Brien    0* (1b)      SM Harwood    5-0-15-3
CJ Ferguson    5* (10b)     

9.1

McKay to Ferguson, 2 runs, full and wide and Ferguson drives through backward point for a couple

9.2

McKay to Ferguson, no run, Ferguson cuts to point

9.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run, driven sweetly to cover

9.4

McKay to Ferguson, no run

9.5

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, pushed to cover for a single

9.6

McKay to O'Brien, no run

End of over 10 (3 runs) South Australia 35/4
AW O'Brien    0* (2b)      CJ McKay    5-0-18-1
CJ Ferguson    8* (15b)     

10.1

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 wide, short and too wide from Siddle to begin with

10.1

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 wide, short and wide again, Ferguson misses a cut shot and it's surprisingly called wide

10.1

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, defended into the leg side

10.2

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, punched to mid on

10.3

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, driven to extra cover

10.4

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, punched off the back foot to extra cover

10.5

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, defended back down the pitch off the back foot

10.6

Siddle to Ferguson, FOUR, short and wide and Ferguson makes Siddle pay by putting it away for four through point

End of over 11 (6 runs) South Australia 41/4
CJ Ferguson    12* (21b 1x4)      PM Siddle    1-0-6-0
AW O'Brien    0* (2b)     

11.1

McKay to O'Brien, 1 leg bye, bouncer aimed at O'Brien's front shoulder and he plays it awkwardly around the corner for a leg bye

11.2

McKay to Ferguson, no run

11.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run, plays and misses a drive outside off stump

11.4

McKay to Ferguson, no run

11.5

McKay to Ferguson, 1 wide, too wide of off stump

11.5

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, worked into mid wicket off the back foot

11.6

McKay to O'Brien, no run, driven back to the bowler

End of over 12 (3 runs) South Australia 44/4
AW O'Brien    0* (4b)      CJ McKay    6-0-20-1
CJ Ferguson    13* (25b 1x4)     

12.1

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, short ball and Ferguson is defending back down the track

12.2

Siddle to Ferguson, no run

12.3

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 run, guided to third man for a single

12.4

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, driven to backward point

12.5

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, cut to cover point

12.6

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, defended back to the bowler

End of over 13 (1 run) South Australia 45/4
AW O'Brien    0* (7b)      PM Siddle    2-0-7-0
CJ Ferguson    14* (28b 1x4)     

13.1

McKay to Ferguson, no run, beaten outside off stump, good delivery

13.2

McKay to Ferguson, no run, defended to cover point

13.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run, defends strongly to mid off

13.4

McKay to Ferguson, no run, driven on the up to extra cover

13.5

McKay to Ferguson, no run, driven firmly to mid off

13.6

McKay to Ferguson, no run, driven to cover point this time, Ferguson can't find a gap in the over

End of over 14 (maiden) South Australia 45/4
CJ Ferguson    14* (34b 1x4)      CJ McKay    7-1-20-1
AW O'Brien    0* (7b)     

14.1

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, defended into the leg side

14.2

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, pushed off the back foot to mid off

14.3

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, back of a length from Siddle and O'Brien leaves confidently outside off

14.4

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, allowed through to the keeper

14.5

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, guided to backward point

14.6

Siddle to O'Brien, 1 run, Siddle bounces O'Brien but the left hander is up to it and pulls to deep sqaure leg for a single to get off the mark

End of over 15 (1 run) South Australia 46/4
AW O'Brien    1* (13b)      PM Siddle    3-0-8-0
CJ Ferguson    14* (34b 1x4)     

15.1

McGain to O'Brien, FOUR, full and flighted delivery and O'Brien uses his feet and hammers it back straight past the bowler for four!

15.2

McGain to O'Brien, no run

15.3

McGain to O'Brien, no run, defended into the leg side

15.4

McGain to O'Brien, no run, pushed back to the bowler

15.5

McGain to O'Brien, no run, short ball and O'Brien cuts to point

15.6

McGain to O'Brien, no run, defended into the leg side

Match State: Drinks Great start from the Bushrangers, they simply haven't allowed the Redbacks to get away at all. Harwood was special in his opening spell, claiming three for 15 off five overs.

End of over 16 (4 runs) South Australia 50/4
AW O'Brien    5* (19b 1x4)      BE McGain    1-0-4-0
CJ Ferguson    14* (34b 1x4)     

16.1

Siddle to Ferguson, 2 runs, punched through extra cover for a couple

16.2

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, bouncer and Ferguson ducks underneath

16.3

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, pushed to cover

16.4

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, pushed back to the bowler off the back foot

16.5

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, Siddle drifts into Ferguson's pads but he misses out, playing it straight to square leg

16.6

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 run, punched into the covers off the back foot and they take a very smart single

End of over 17 (3 runs) South Australia 53/4
CJ Ferguson    17* (40b 1x4)      PM Siddle    4-0-11-0
AW O'Brien    5* (19b 1x4)     

17.1

McGain to Ferguson, no run, pushed into the off side

17.2

McGain to Ferguson, no run, driven off the outside edge to backward point

17.3

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, pushed nicely into the covers for a sharp single

17.4

McGain to O'Brien, 1 run, short ball and he cuts to deep point

17.5

McGain to Ferguson, no run, defended off the inside edge to mid wicket

17.6

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, uses his feet and drives to long off

End of over 18 (3 runs) South Australia 56/4
CJ Ferguson    19* (45b 1x4)      BE McGain    2-0-7-0
AW O'Brien    6* (20b 1x4)     

18.1

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 leg bye

18.2

Siddle to O'Brien, FOUR, bouncer again from Siddle and O'Brien pulls strongly over square leg for four

18.3

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, driven nicely to mid off

18.4

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, allowed through to the keeper

18.5

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, half volley and O'Brien misses out, drives it straight to cover

18.6

Siddle to O'Brien, no run, pushed to cover

End of over 19 (5 runs) South Australia 61/4
AW O'Brien    10* (25b 2x4)      PM Siddle    5-0-15-0
CJ Ferguson    19* (46b 1x4)     

19.1

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run

19.2

McGain to O'Brien, 1 run, cut to point for a single

19.3

McGain to Ferguson, no run, played with his hands his point

19.4

McGain to Ferguson, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

19.4

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, Ferguson clips it off his pads for a single to short fine leg

19.5

McGain to O'Brien, no run, uses his feet and drives back to the bowler

19.6

McGain to O'Brien, 1 run, low full toss driven to long on

End of over 20 (5 runs) South Australia 66/4
AW O'Brien    12* (28b 2x4)      BE McGain    3-0-12-0
CJ Ferguson    21* (49b 1x4)     

20.1

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, slower ball played to mid wicket

20.2

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, McDonald bowling off cutters and O'Brien plays to point

20.3

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, beats the bat and is taken on the front pad

20.4

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, mis-timed cut shot to cover point

20.5

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, driven to backward point

20.6

McDonald to O'Brien, 1 run, square driven through point to the man on the rope

End of over 21 (1 run) South Australia 67/4
AW O'Brien    13* (34b 2x4)      AB McDonald    1-0-1-0
CJ Ferguson    21* (49b 1x4)     

21.1

McGain to O'Brien, 1 run, pushed into the off side for a sharp single

21.2

McGain to Ferguson, no run, pushed to cover off the back foot

21.3

McGain to Ferguson, no run, worked around the corner to short fine leg

21.4

McGain to Ferguson, 2 runs, clipped through mid wicket for a couple

21.5

McGain to Ferguson, FOUR, low full toss and Ferguson hits iot over mid wicket for four

21.6

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run

End of over 22 (8 runs) South Australia 75/4
CJ Ferguson    28* (54b 2x4)      BE McGain    4-0-20-0
AW O'Brien    14* (35b 2x4)     

22.1

McDonald to Ferguson, no run

22.2

McDonald to Ferguson, FOUR

22.3

McDonald to Ferguson, 1 run

22.4

McDonald to O'Brien, no run

22.5

McDonald to O'Brien, no run

22.6

McDonald to O'Brien, no run

End of over 23 (5 runs) South Australia 80/4
AW O'Brien    14* (38b 2x4)      AB McDonald    2-0-6-0
CJ Ferguson    33* (57b 3x4)     

23.1

White to Ferguson, 1 run

23.2

White to O'Brien, no run

23.3

White to O'Brien, 1 run

23.4

White to Ferguson, 1 run

23.5

White to O'Brien, no run

23.6

White to O'Brien, no run

End of over 24 (3 runs) South Australia 83/4
AW O'Brien    15* (42b 2x4)      CL White    1-0-3-0
CJ Ferguson    35* (59b 3x4)     

24.1

McDonald to Ferguson, 1 run, pushed to mid on and they run a quick single

24.2

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, defended back to the bowler

24.3

McDonald to O'Brien, no run, defended back to the bowler

24.4

McDonald to O'Brien, 1 run, driven on the up to cover for a single

24.5

McDonald to Ferguson, 1 run, pushed to mid on for another single

24.6

McDonald to O'Brien, 2 runs, worked around the corner off his pads for a couple to long leg

End of over 25 (5 runs) South Australia 88/4
AW O'Brien    18* (46b 2x4)      AB McDonald    3-0-11-0
CJ Ferguson    37* (61b 3x4)     

25.1

White to Ferguson, no run, driven to cover

25.2

White to Ferguson, 1 run, low full toss played to long on

25.3

White to O'Brien, no run, played to mid wicket

25.4

White to O'Brien, 1 run, punched to deep cover off the back foot

25.5

White to Ferguson, FOUR, full and wide and Ferguson places it beautifully in the air over cover in the gap for four

25.6

White to Ferguson, 2 runs, driven through cover along the ground this time for a couple to the sweeper

End of over 26 (8 runs) South Australia 96/4
CJ Ferguson    44* (65b 4x4)      CL White    2-0-11-0
AW O'Brien    19* (48b 2x4)     

26.1

McGain to O'Brien, 3 runs, short and wide and O'Brien cuts past point for three to the man in the deep

26.2

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, driven to long off

26.3

McGain to O'Brien, no run, uses his feet and defends to cover

26.4

McGain to O'Brien, no run, uses his feet and drives back to the bowler

26.5

McGain to O'Brien, no run, goes back and looks to plays through the leg side and gets a leading edge which falls safely a meter in front of him

26.6

McGain to O'Brien, no run, left alone outside off

End of over 27 (4 runs) South Australia 100/4
AW O'Brien    22* (53b 2x4)      BE McGain    5-0-24-0
CJ Ferguson    45* (66b 4x4)     

27.1

White to Ferguson, 1 run, driven to long off

27.2

White to O'Brien, no run, pushed into the leg side

27.3

White to O'Brien, 2 wides, down the leg side and they take a bye as Crosthwaite can't hold onto it

27.3

White to Ferguson, no run, defended back down the track

27.4

White to Ferguson, no run, pushed to mid wicket

27.5

White to Ferguson, 1 run

27.6

White to O'Brien, 1 run, played to long on

End of over 28 (5 runs) South Australia 105/4
AW O'Brien    23* (55b 2x4)      CL White    3-0-16-0
CJ Ferguson    47* (70b 4x4)     

28.1

McGain to O'Brien, no run, uses his feet and plays to mid wicket

28.2

McGain to O'Brien, OUT, O'Brien uses his feet and McGain bowls an attempted wrongun which turns into a full toss and O'Brien skies it to mid off where Hill completes the easiest of catches

AW O'Brien c Hill b McGain 23 (74m 57b 2x4 0x6) SR: 40.35

28.3

McGain to Ferguson, no run, defended into the covers

28.4

McGain to Ferguson, no run, played to mid wicket

28.5

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, short ball punched through the covers to the man on the fence

28.6

McGain to Christian, no run, defended back to the bowler

End of over 29 (1 run) South Australia 106/5
DT Christian    0* (1b)      BE McGain    6-0-25-1
CJ Ferguson    48* (73b 4x4)     

29.1

White to Ferguson, no run, driven off the outside edge to backward point

29.2

White to Ferguson, no run, pushed to mid wicket

29.3

White to Ferguson, 1 run, driven into the covers

29.4

White to Christian, no run, driven to mid off

29.5

White to Christian, no run, Christian misses out on a short delivery which takes him on the pads

29.6

White to Christian, 1 run

End of over 30 (2 runs) South Australia 108/5
DT Christian    1* (4b)      CL White    4-0-18-0
CJ Ferguson    49* (76b 4x4)     

30.1

Harwood to Christian, no run, played to backward point

30.2

Harwood to Christian, FOUR, short and wide and Christian cuts hard through point for four, good stroke!

30.3

Harwood to Christian, 1 run, guided to third man for a single

30.4

Harwood to Ferguson, no run, pushed back to the bowler off the back foot

30.5

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, short ball ramped to third man for a single and that's his fifty!

30.6

Harwood to Christian, no run

End of over 31 (6 runs) South Australia 114/5
DT Christian    6* (8b 1x4)      SM Harwood    6-0-21-3
CJ Ferguson    50* (78b 4x4)     

31.1

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, worked off his hip for a single to short fine leg

31.2

McGain to Christian, 1 run, defended into the leg side

31.3

McGain to Ferguson, no run, driven to cover

31.4

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, punched down the ground off the back foot to long on

31.5

McGain to Christian, no run, defended off the inside edge to short fine leg

31.6

McGain to Christian, 1 run, uses his feet and drives to mid on

End of over 32 (4 runs) South Australia 118/5
DT Christian    8* (11b 1x4)      BE McGain    7-0-29-1
CJ Ferguson    52* (81b 4x4)     

32.1

Harwood to Christian, no run, defended off the outside edge to backward point

32.2

Harwood to Christian, no run, full and straight and Christian drives back to the bowler

32.3

Harwood to Christian, no run, clipped to mid wicket off the back foot

32.4

Harwood to Christian, 1 run, worked in to the leg side for a single

32.5

Harwood to Ferguson, no run, pushed to backward point

32.6

Harwood to Ferguson, 2 runs, clipped off his hip for a couple to deep backjward square

End of over 33 (3 runs) South Australia 121/5
CJ Ferguson    54* (83b 4x4)      SM Harwood    7-0-24-3
DT Christian    9* (15b 1x4)     

33.1

McGain to Christian, 1 run, played to deep cover

33.2

McGain to Ferguson, no run, short ball cut to backward point

33.3

McGain to Ferguson, no run, played to mid wicket

33.4

McGain to Ferguson, 3 runs, chipped over mid wicket and they run three to the man in the deep at long on

33.5

McGain to Christian, 1 run, pushed to point

33.6

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, uses his feet and drives to long off

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (6 runs) South Australia 127/5
CJ Ferguson    58* (87b 4x4)      BE McGain    8-0-35-1
DT Christian    11* (17b 1x4)     

34.1

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, clipped off his hip for one

34.2

Harwood to Christian, 1 run, digs out the yorker to mid off

34.3

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, played with soft hands off the back foot into the off side for a quick single

34.4

Harwood to Christian, 1 run, pulled over mid wicket for a single to the man on the fence

34.5

Harwood to Ferguson, 1 run, guided to third man for a single

34.6

Harwood to Christian, no run, played to backward point

End of over 35 (5 runs) South Australia 132/5
DT Christian    13* (20b 1x4)      SM Harwood    8-0-29-3
CJ Ferguson    61* (90b 4x4)     

35.1

McKay to Ferguson, 2 leg byes

35.2

McKay to Ferguson, 2 runs

35.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run

35.4

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, clipped off his pads for a single

35.5

McKay to Christian, OUT, Christian looks to swing it away over long on, doesn't quite get it and it goes high into the air and Siddle takes the catch at mid on just outside the circle

DT Christian c Siddle b McKay 13 (32m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 61.90

35.6

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, cut to deep point

End of over 36 (6 runs) South Australia 138/6
CJ Ferguson    65* (95b 4x4)      CJ McKay    8-1-24-2
MF Cleary    0* (0b)     

36.1

Siddle to Ferguson, 1 run, low full toss driven to long on

36.2

Siddle to Cleary, no run, cut to backward point

36.3

Siddle to Cleary, 1 leg bye, swings back into the left handed Cleary and he's taken on the pad, a loud appeal but given not out and they run a leg bye

36.4

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, cut straight to point

36.5

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, pushed to mid wicket

36.6

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, defended stringly off the back foot to mid on

End of over 37 (2 runs) South Australia 140/6
CJ Ferguson    66* (99b 4x4)      PM Siddle    6-0-16-0
MF Cleary    0* (2b)     

37.1

McKay to Cleary, no run

37.2

McKay to Cleary, 1 run, pulled to fine leg for a single

37.3

McKay to Ferguson, no run, slower ball player to backward point

37.4

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, played to third man for one

37.5

McKay to Cleary, 4 runs, pulled away over mid wicket, it's fielded just inside the rope and they run four!

37.6

McKay to Cleary, 1 run, pulled hard to deep mid wicket

End of over 38 (7 runs) South Australia 147/6
MF Cleary    6* (6b)      CJ McKay    9-1-31-2
CJ Ferguson    67* (101b 4x4)     

38.1

Siddle to Cleary, FOUR, short and wide and Cleary cuts hard through backward point for four!

38.2

Siddle to Cleary, 1 run, driven off the outside edge to third man for a single

38.3

Siddle to Ferguson, 2 runs, clipped off his hip for a couple, well run by Ferguson

38.4

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, pushed to point off the back foot

38.5

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, driven to cover

38.6

Siddle to Ferguson, no run, clipped off his hip to mid wicket where White fields nicely to save a couple

End of over 39 (7 runs) South Australia 154/6
CJ Ferguson    69* (105b 4x4)      PM Siddle    7-0-23-0
MF Cleary    11* (8b 1x4)     

39.1

McGain to Cleary, 1 run, played into the leg side for a single

39.2

McGain to Ferguson, 2 runs, cut to deep point and they take two to the man on the rope

39.3

McGain to Ferguson, 2 runs, pulled to long leg for a couple more

39.4

McGain to Ferguson, 1 run, cut to deep point for just the single this time

39.5

McGain to Cleary, no run, played and missed outside off

39.6

McGain to Cleary, no run, pulled straight to square leg inside the circle

End of over 40 (6 runs) South Australia 160/6
MF Cleary    12* (11b 1x4)      BE McGain    9-0-41-1
CJ Ferguson    74* (108b 4x4)     

40.1

McDonald to Ferguson, FOUR, wide half volley and Ferguson hits over mid off for four

40.2

McDonald to Ferguson, 1 run, yorker dug out to long off

40.3

McDonald to Cleary, no run, wide half volley played to backward point

40.4

McDonald to Cleary, FOUR, half volley driven through the off side for four

Powerplay taken by the batting team at the start of the over

40.5

McDonald to Cleary, 1 run

40.6

McDonald to Ferguson, 1 run, half volley on leg stump pushed to mid wicket

End of over 41 (11 runs) South Australia 171/6
CJ Ferguson    80* (111b 5x4)      AB McDonald    4-0-22-0
MF Cleary    17* (14b 2x4)     

41.1

McKay to Ferguson, FOUR, slower ball driven off the outside edge through the vacant third man region for four

41.2

McKay to Ferguson, 1 run, played to long off for a single

41.3

McKay to Cleary, FOUR, short ball pulled away sweetly behind square for four

41.4

McKay to Cleary, 1 leg bye, off the pad into the leg side for a short single

41.5

McKay to Ferguson, no run, played to point

41.6

McKay to Ferguson, FOUR, backs away and drives a half volley through cover for four more!

End of over 42 (14 runs) South Australia 185/6
CJ Ferguson    89* (115b 7x4)      CJ McKay    10-1-44-2
MF Cleary    21* (16b 3x4)     

42.1

Harwood to Cleary, 1 run

42.2

Harwood to Ferguson, OUT

CJ Ferguson c †Crosthwaite b Harwood 89 (164m 116b 7x4 0x6) SR: 76.72

42.3

Harwood to Richardson, no run

42.4

Harwood to Richardson, no run

42.5

Harwood to Richardson, no run

42.6

Harwood to Richardson, no run

End of over 43 (1 run) South Australia 186/7
KW Richardson    0* (4b)      SM Harwood    9-0-30-4
MF Cleary    22* (17b 3x4)     

43.1

McDonald to Cleary, no run

43.2

McDonald to Cleary, 1 run

43.3

McDonald to Richardson, OUT, Richardson tries to guide it to third man but it takes the edge and is taken by Crosthwaite

KW Richardson c †Crosthwaite b McDonald 0 (5m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

43.4

McDonald to Haberfield, no run, left alone outside off

43.5

McDonald to Haberfield, 1 no ball, played and missed outside off stump as McDonald oversteps

43.5

McDonald to Haberfield, 1 run, slower ball and he gets an inside edge down to fine leg

43.6

McDonald to Cleary, 1 run, yorker played into the gully

End of over 44 (4 runs) South Australia 190/8
MF Cleary    24* (20b 3x4)      AB McDonald    5-0-26-1
JA Haberfield    1* (3b)     

44.1

Harwood to Cleary, no run, left alone through to the keeper

44.2

Harwood to Cleary, 1 run, clipped off his hip for a single

44.3

Harwood to Haberfield, 1 run, low full toss played through square leg

44.4

Harwood to Cleary, 1 run, Cleary guides to third man for a single

44.5

Harwood to Haberfield, no run, bouncer evaded by Haberfield

44.6

Harwood to Haberfield, no run, clipped off his toes but straight to short fine leg

End of over 45 (3 runs) South Australia 193/8
JA Haberfield    2* (6b)      SM Harwood    10-0-33-4
MF Cleary    26* (23b 3x4)     

45.1

McDonald to Cleary, no run, driven back to the bowler

45.2

McDonald to Cleary, no run, worked off his pads to short fine leg

45.3

McDonald to Cleary, FOUR, slower ball angled into leg stump and Cleary clips it fine for four

45.4

McDonald to Cleary, no run, pulled straight to mid wicket

45.5

McDonald to Cleary, no run, driven to extra cover

45.6

McDonald to Cleary, 1 run, driven to long off

End of over 46 (5 runs) South Australia 198/8
MF Cleary    31* (29b 4x4)      AB McDonald    6-0-31-1
JA Haberfield    2* (6b)     

46.1

McGain to Cleary, no run, short ball guided to short third man

46.2

McGain to Cleary, 1 run, driven to long off

46.3

McGain to Haberfield, no run, looks to clip it through mid wicket and misses

46.4

McGain to Haberfield, 1 run, clips it off his toes to long leg

46.5

McGain to Cleary, OUT, Cleary tries to guide it to third man again and this time it takes the outside edge and is caught by Crosthwaite up top the stumps

MF Cleary c †Crosthwaite b McGain 32 (50m 32b 4x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

The Redbacks will be disappointed to win the toss and post just 200. Ferguson was the lone standout for the visitors with 89 off 116 balls. The Bushrangers were led by their stalwart, Shane Harwood, who claimed four for 33. Please join us again in 30 minutes for the run chase. Match State: Innings Break

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