Trans-Tasman Trophy - 2nd Test

Australia v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 7 runs

Overs 0-50

18.3

Starc to Brownlie, no run, nips back in sharply and raps him on the thigh, it's caught between his legs for a second or two before he lets it go

18.4

Starc to Brownlie, no run, swinging in again and it's caught him on the pads but there was a slight inside edge it seemed as he walked across to play that through the leg side

18.5

Starc to Brownlie, FOUR, short ball from Starc and he latches onto that one, stands tall and cuts it hard through point for a boundary

18.6

Starc to Brownlie, no run, another attempt at a wicket down the leg side, not happening, he lets it be

New Zealand 60/4   DG Brownlie 4* (4b 1x4)

20.1

Starc to Brownlie, no run, fullish outside off, moves in but wide enough for him to let it go

20.2

Starc to Brownlie, no run, bowled it on a good length on the off, gets forward and defends it back to the bowler

20.3

Starc to Brownlie, 2 runs, an inswinger, pitched up on middle, clipped through square leg into the deep for a couple of runs

20.4

Starc to Brownlie, 2 runs, fullish on middle and he manages to drive that past midwicket into the deep for a couple more runs

20.5

Starc to Brownlie, FOUR, banged in short and he gives it the treatment, smashing it hard through point and cover for a boundary, plenty of width there and he didn't spare it

20.6

Starc to Brownlie, no run, nipped back in sharply from a good length on the off, chopped it down towards point

New Zealand 68/6   DG Brownlie 12* (10b 2x4)

22.1

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, tossed up outside off, gets forward and drives it to extra cover

22.2

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, shortish on the off, turns in and he gets back to tap it into the leg side

22.3

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, floating it outside off, doesn't turn in much this time, leaves it alone

22.4

Lyon to Brownlie, FOUR, flighted and with width, in the slot and he reaches forward to crack that between cover and point for a boundary

22.5

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, brilliantly fielded by Warner at extra cover, not surprising, drilled past him and he dived full length to his right to stop that

22.6

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, rocks forward and defends it into the off side

New Zealand 73/6   DG Brownlie 16* (16b 3x4)

23.2

Pattinson to Brownlie, FOUR, more runs, full on leg stump and he helps it past midwicket, nice, well timed drive through the vacant area on the leg side

23.3

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, slides that one down the leg side

23.4

Pattinson to Brownlie, 1 leg bye, tried to glance that one down, was down the leg side again, got a leg-bye as it deflected off the pads

New Zealand 79/6   DG Brownlie 20* (19b 4x4)

24.1

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, turning in from outside off, punched away into the leg side

24.2

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, rocks onto the back foot and plays it towards midwicket

24.3

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, turns that one down towards midwicket

24.4

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, tossed up outside off, gets forward and pushes it towards cover

24.5

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, getting some turn, lands on a length and turns in, gets a stride out and pushes that into the off side

24.6

Lyon to Brownlie, 1 run, flighted on the off and this one didn't turn in as much, played inside the line to that one, got a thick edge past slip for a single

New Zealand 84/6   DG Brownlie 21* (25b 4x4)

25.1

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, bowled it on a good length outside off, a hint of away movement, leaves that alone

25.2

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, short of a length outside off, cuts it straight to point, chopped it down into the ground

25.3

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, back of a length outside off, a touch too wide as well, shoulders arms to that one

25.4

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length outside off, this one holds its line, leaves it alone

25.5

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, back of a length and this one came back in, kept it down into the leg side, took his bottom-hand off there

25.6

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, ooh, went away this time, landed on a good length on the off and nipped away, a momentary poke from Brownlie, lucky not to nick it

New Zealand 84/6   DG Brownlie 21* (31b 4x4)

27.1

Siddle to Brownlie, 2 runs, pitched on a length outside off and he got a thick outside edge through point as he tried to drive that straight

27.2

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length outside off, a loose shot outside off as he tries to stab that, doesn't make contact

27.3

Siddle to Brownlie, FOUR, nicely struck, a touch too straight from Siddle, lands full on middle and he drives that firmly past mid-on, sweetly struck, a good partnership so far from these two

27.4

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, an excellent reply, landed on a good length on the off and it just took off, nipped away sharply to beat the outside edge

27.5

Siddle to Brownlie, 3 runs, pitched on a good length and he's dealing with these ones confidently, steps forward and presents the straight bat, punching it down the ground for three more

New Zealand 93/6   DG Brownlie 30* (36b 5x4)

28.1

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, shortish on the off, gets on the back foot and punches it back to the bowler

28.2

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, flighted on the off stump, driven straight to midwicket

28.3

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, flighted on the off, gets to the pitch and defends it solidly into the leg side

28.4

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, tossed up on the off, driven straight towards mid-off

28.5

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, flatter on the off stump, does well to get to the pitch and knocks it towards midwicket

28.6

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, bowling it straight on middle, Brownlie blocks that solidly in front of forward short leg

New Zealand 93/6   DG Brownlie 30* (42b 5x4)

29.5

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length on the off, right back in the crease and defended to extra cover

29.6

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, beaten again, short of a good length and it nips away, he's shaping up to defend it off the back foot but is almost done in by the movement

New Zealand 94/6   DG Brownlie 30* (44b 5x4)

31.1

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, bowling it on a good length on the off stump, gets forward and taps it towards extra cover

31.2

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, shortish on middle, rocks on the back foot and knocks it towards midwicket

31.3

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, firmly struck, pitched on a good length and he struck it through the line to mid-off

31.4

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, banged in short outside off and Brownlie sways out of the way from that one

31.5

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, dropped it short on middle, gets on the back foot and taps it down into the off side

31.6

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, fishing for that one outside off stump, nipped away and he had a flirtatious poke at that one, was lucky not to edge it though he pretended to withdraw

New Zealand 98/6   DG Brownlie 30* (50b 5x4)

33.1

Siddle to Brownlie, FOUR, lovely timing, Brownlie's been good at dispatching those, full on middle and leg and he flicks that away through midwicket, easy pickings and he's been good at ensuring they don't go to waste

33.2

Siddle to Brownlie, 1 run, back of a length, rocks back and punches it past the bowler, between mid-on and mid-off for a single

New Zealand 103/6   DG Brownlie 35* (52b 6x4)

34.1

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, Brownlie's solid, getting onto the back foot to play it towards mid-on

34.2

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, rocks onto the back foot again to play it towards short leg

34.3

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, flat, gets outside the line to that one and defends it towards silly point

34.4

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, pitched up, flighted, struck hard into the ground as he plays it back to the bowler

34.5

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, floating it full on the off, gets a big stride out and defends it back to the bowler

34.6

Lyon to Brownlie, no run, goodish length outside off stump, defends it into the off side by getting to the pitch

New Zealand 105/7   DG Brownlie 35* (58b 6x4)

37.1

Siddle to Brownlie, 1 leg bye, struck on the helmet, banged in short but it wasn't a bouncer, Brownlie perhaps misjudged the bounce there, struck on the back of the helmet as he tried to duck under, no damage done

37.4

Siddle to Brownlie, FOUR, Brownlie continues to resist and what's more, he's picking off runs, short of a good length and he rises tall to punch it past mid-off, again, nicely timed

37.5

Siddle to Brownlie, 2 runs, in his preferred area on middle and leg this time, turned past midwicket for a couple of runs

37.6

Siddle to Brownlie, no run, back of a length outside off, nipped away sharply and went past the outside edge

New Zealand 124/7   DG Brownlie 41* (62b 7x4)

39.1

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length on the off, gets on the back foot and defends it into the off side

39.2

Pattinson to Brownlie, FOUR, Brownlie's driven well today, pitched on a good length and he cracks that through the line to beat the diving mid-on, four more, he's approaching his second half-century in as many games

39.3

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, sharp movement back in towards the batsman from a good length, struck in the mid-riff off an inside edge

39.4

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, bowled it full on middle, Brownlie tried to force that through midwicket, got an inside edge onto his pads

39.5

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, back of a length on the off, punched towards cover off the back foot

39.6

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length, rocks back and taps it towards cover, time for drinks

New Zealand 134/7   DG Brownlie 45* (68b 8x4)

40.4

Starc to Brownlie, no run, nipped back in from a good length, Brownlie opts to play that off the back foot and gets an inside edge onto the pads

40.5

Starc to Brownlie, no run, slides that one well wide of off stump and Brownlie doesn't want to chase that

40.6

Starc to Brownlie, FOUR, pitched up outside off and he steers that past gully, has enough bat on it to earn a boundary and go to 49

New Zealand 141/7   DG Brownlie 49* (71b 9x4)

42.1

Starc to Brownlie, no run, short of a good length on the off, comes back in, Brownlie defends that to extra cover

42.2

Starc to Brownlie, no run, pushed it full outside off, mistimes an attempted drive to mid-off

42.3

Starc to Brownlie, no run, squared him up, good length on the off stump and moved away sharply, Brownlie was shaping up to turn the face and play it into the leg side and the movement took him by surprise

42.4

Starc to Brownlie, no run, crunching drive down the ground but straight to mid-off this time

42.5

Starc to Brownlie, no run, dropped it short and Brownlie went for the pull, was struck hard on the thigh

42.6

Starc to Brownlie, 1 leg bye, swinging in this time, lands on leg stump and goes further down, Brownlie misses out on a chance to glance that fine, gets a leg-bye instead

New Zealand 142/7   DG Brownlie 49* (77b 9x4)

43.1

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, back of a length on the off, Brownlie keeps that down by playing with a loose bottom-hand, played it towards gully

43.2

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, pitched up on the off stump and that's driven hard but straight to mid-off

43.3

Pattinson to Brownlie, 3 runs, reaches his half-century with a crunching drive through extra cover, good length and that was timed beautifully, three more, a fighting innings from Brownlie while the others have been struggling, importantly he's not let go off scoring opportunites

43.6

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, dropped it short on middle, Brownlie ducks under that one comfortably

New Zealand 146/7   DG Brownlie 52* (81b 9x4)

45.1

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, pitched up on middle, Brownlie had started to think of driving it through midwicket but ended up getting a bit of a leading edge, playing it back to the bowler

45.2

Pattinson to Brownlie, no run, bowled it full on middle, driven firmly but straight to mid-on

45.3

Pattinson to Brownlie, FOUR, Brownlie continues to shine, again it's in his preferred area, pitched p on the pads and he whips it to beat deep square leg to the boundary

45.4

Pattinson to Brownlie, OUT, Oh dear, Brownlie's chopped it on, short ball and he's cut well so far this innings, it's something you'd back him pull off but this one nipped in slightly and he got an inside edge onto the stumps as he was targeting the point region, the end of a very good innings that promised much more

DG Brownlie b Pattinson 56 (114m 85b 10x4 0x6) SR: 65.88

New Zealand 150/9   DG Brownlie 56 (85b 10x4)
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Series Results
Australia v New Zealand at Hobart - Dec 9-12, 2011
New Zealand won by 7 runs
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Australia won by 9 wickets
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Dec 12, 2011

David Warner plays a lofted drive, Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Hobart, 4th day, December 12 2011

David Warner plays a lofted drive

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Dec 12, 2011

Australia retained the Trans-Tasman Trophy despite losing the second Test, Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Hobart, 4th day, December 12 2011

Australia retained the Trans-Tasman Trophy despite losing the second Test

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