KFC Twenty20

Western Australia v Tasmania

Tasmania won by 5 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

Hello and welcome to Cricinfo's live coverage of the KFC Twenty20 match between Western Australia and Tasmania. I am Binoy George and I will take you through today's game. Toss: Western Australia have won the toss and elected to bat.

0.1

Geeves to Ronchi, 1 run, pushes to mid-off for a quick single.

0.2

Geeves to Davis, no run

0.3

Geeves to Davis, no run, goes for the pull and gets beaten

0.4

Geeves to Davis, FOUR, short down the leg side, pulls to fine leg fence

0.5

Geeves to Davis, no run, pushes to cover for no run.

0.6

Geeves to Davis, no run, yorker length delivery pushed to cover.

End of over 1 (5 runs) Western Australia 5/0
LM Davis    4* (5b 1x4)      B Geeves    1-0-5-0
L Ronchi    1* (1b)     

1.1

Drew to Ronchi, 1 wide, starts off with a wide

1.1

Drew to Ronchi, FOUR, down the legside, tickled to the fine leg fence.

1.2

Drew to Ronchi, no run, defended to the off side

1.3

Drew to Ronchi, FOUR, flicks it in the air behind square leg to the fence

1.4

Drew to Ronchi, FOUR, this time on the off side, driven to the point boundary.

1.5

Drew to Ronchi, no run

1.6

Drew to Ronchi, 2 runs, not well timed, pulls to deep-midwicket.

End of over 2 (15 runs) Western Australia 20/0
L Ronchi    15* (7b 3x4)      BG Drew    1-0-15-0
LM Davis    4* (5b 1x4)     

2.1

Geeves to Davis, no run, lovely shape, keeps it full outside the off stump, plays and misses.

2.2

Geeves to Davis, no run, that was wonderful work from Davis as he stops the ball going onto his stumps with his bat as he missed a pull shot.

2.3

Geeves to Davis, no run, hit hard to cover.

2.4

Geeves to Davis, no run

2.5

Geeves to Davis, 1 run, quick single to mid-on as the pressure was mounting with four dot balls.

2.6

Geeves to Ronchi, no run, another full delivery outside the off stump, plays and misses.

End of over 3 (1 run) Western Australia 21/0
L Ronchi    15* (8b 3x4)      B Geeves    2-0-6-0
LM Davis    5* (10b 1x4)     

3.1

Drew to Davis, FOUR, full and wide outside the off stump, driven square of the wicket on the off side to the fence.

3.2

Drew to Davis, no run, goes for the pull and misses.

3.3

Drew to Davis, 5 runs, inside edge to the off side, throw at the stumps misses.

3.4

Drew to Ronchi, no run

3.5

Drew to Ronchi, OUT, it was full and outside the off stump, lofts it in the air to long off, Divin runs after it and takes a wonderful catch.

L Ronchi c Divin b Drew 15 (18m 10b 3x4 0x6) SR: 150.00

3.6

Drew to Davis, no run, down the legside ,not given a wide.

End of over 4 (9 runs) Western Australia 30/1
LM Davis    14* (14b 2x4)      BG Drew    2-0-24-1
LA Pomersbach    0* (0b)     

4.1

Wegman to Pomersbach, no run

4.2

Wegman to Pomersbach, no run

4.3

Wegman to Pomersbach, FOUR, driven down the ground to long off fence.

4.4

Wegman to Pomersbach, no run

4.5

Wegman to Pomersbach, SIX, goes all the way to midwicket fence, down the track and hits it well.

4.6

Wegman to Pomersbach, FOUR, driven to the cover fence.

End of over 5 (14 runs) Western Australia 44/1
LA Pomersbach    14* (6b 2x4 1x6)      NJ Wegman    1-0-14-0
LM Davis    14* (14b 2x4)     

5.1

Drew to Davis, no run, driven to covers.

5.2

Drew to Davis, FOUR, classic shot, driven well in the gap to long off fence.

5.3

Drew to Davis, no run, beautiful delilvery, beats the outsid edge.

5.4

Drew to Davis, 1 wide, too wide outside the off stump.

5.4

Drew to Davis, 1 run, full on the legs, flicked to deep-midwicket.

5.5

Drew to Pomersbach, no run, pushes to point.

5.6

Drew to Pomersbach, no run, good yorker dug out to the off side.

That ends the field restrictions.

End of over 6 (6 runs) Western Australia 50/1
LA Pomersbach    14* (8b 2x4 1x6)      BG Drew    3-0-30-1
LM Davis    14* (18b 3x4)     

6.1

Wegman to Davis, no run, full and into the pads, misses a good chance to put it away.

6.2

Wegman to Davis, no run, goes for the pull and misses, struck on the pad.

6.3

Wegman to Davis, 1 leg bye, off the pad to the off side.

6.4

Wegman to Pomersbach, 2 runs, driven well down the ground to long off, comes back for the second run, wonderful throw, that was a close thing.

6.5

Wegman to Pomersbach, 1 run, inside edge to the off side behind the wicket.

6.6

Wegman to Davis, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

Doherty into the attack.

End of over 7 (5 runs) Western Australia 55/1
LM Davis    15* (22b 3x4)      NJ Wegman    2-0-18-0
LA Pomersbach    17* (10b 2x4 1x6)     

7.1

Doherty to Davis, 2 runs, good running, paddles it around to fine leg.

7.2

Doherty to Davis, 1 run, moves across his stumps and looks to play on the onside, but can only push to covers for a quick single.

7.3

Doherty to Pomersbach, no run, quicker delivery, pulls and misses.

7.4

Doherty to Pomersbach, no run, pushes to the onside.

7.5

Doherty to Pomersbach, 1 run, down the track and drives to long on.

7.6

Doherty to Davis, no run, swings and misses down the leg side, a mix-up, throw at the stumps misses.

End of over 8 (4 runs) Western Australia 59/1
LM Davis    19* (25b 3x4)      XJ Doherty    1-0-4-0
LA Pomersbach    18* (13b 2x4 1x6)     

8.1

Wegman to Pomersbach, 1 run, a thickish inside edge to square leg.

8.2

Wegman to Davis, FOUR, down the track, gets an inside edge to fine leg fence.

8.3

Wegman to Davis, 1 run, down the track and hits it high in the air behind the wicket, Anderson chasing it fails to take the catch.

8.4

Wegman to Pomersbach, FOUR, lovely strike straight down the track in the air to the fence.

8.5

Wegman to Pomersbach, FOUR, another lovely shot, pulls it well to midwicket fence.

8.6

Wegman to Pomersbach, 1 run, inside edge onto the pads.

End of over 9 (15 runs) Western Australia 74/1
LA Pomersbach    28* (17b 4x4 1x6)      NJ Wegman    3-0-33-0
LM Davis    24* (27b 4x4)     

9.1

Doherty to Pomersbach, 1 run, down the track and takes it on the full, driven to long off.

9.2

Doherty to Davis, OUT, short ball pulled in the air long on, not a well timed shot, Drew settles under the ball and takes the catch.

LM Davis c Drew b Doherty 24 (44m 28b 4x4 0x6) SR: 85.71

9.3

Doherty to Pomersbach, FOUR, hit well to the cover fence.

9.4

Doherty to Pomersbach, 1 run, pushes to the off side.

9.5

Doherty to Voges, FOUR, cut away behind point to the fence.

9.6

Doherty to Voges, 1 run

End of over 10 (11 runs) Western Australia 85/2
AC Voges    5* (2b 1x4)      XJ Doherty    2-0-15-1
LA Pomersbach    34* (20b 5x4 1x6)     

10.1

Krejza to Voges, 1 run

10.2

Krejza to Pomersbach, FOUR, bottom edge goes through the keeper to the fence.

10.3

Krejza to Pomersbach, 1 run, down the wicket over midwicket.

10.4

Krejza to Voges, 1 run, few steps down the wicket and plays behind square leg

10.5

Krejza to Pomersbach, 1 run, cuts hard to sweeper cover.

10.6

Krejza to Voges, no run, down the track and pushes it back to the bowler.

End of over 11 (8 runs) Western Australia 93/2
AC Voges    7* (5b 1x4)      JJ Krejza    1-0-8-0
LA Pomersbach    39* (23b 6x4 1x6)     

11.1

Doherty to Pomersbach, FOUR, full toss and clubs it away to square leg fence

11.2

Doherty to Pomersbach, 1 run, makes room and drives to long off.

11.3

Doherty to Voges, 1 run, pushes it down the ground to long on.

11.4

Doherty to Pomersbach, 2 runs, inside edges past the keeper to thirdman.

11.5

Doherty to Pomersbach, no run, driven hard back down the track, hits the stumps at the non-strikers end.

11.6

Doherty to Pomersbach, FOUR, lovely shot, comes down the track and hits it straight past the bowler to the fence.

End of over 12 (12 runs) Western Australia 105/2
LA Pomersbach    50* (28b 8x4 1x6)      XJ Doherty    3-0-27-1
AC Voges    8* (6b 1x4)     

12.1

Krejza to Voges, SIX, goes all the way over long off fence

12.2

Krejza to Voges, 1 run, works it to square leg.

12.3

Krejza to Pomersbach, 1 run, takes it on the full and drives to long on

12.4

Krejza to Voges, 1 wide, down the leg side.

12.4

Krejza to Voges, no run, down the track and driven back.

12.5

Krejza to Voges, 1 run, waits for the turn and cuts to short thirdman.

12.6

Krejza to Pomersbach, SIX, swings it high and over wide long on fence for maximum, some wonderful hitting from Pomersbach.

Divin is the new bowler.

End of over 13 (16 runs) Western Australia 121/2
LA Pomersbach    57* (30b 8x4 2x6)      JJ Krejza    2-0-24-0
AC Voges    16* (10b 1x4 1x6)     

13.1

Divin to Voges, 1 run, good shot driven past the bowler to the deep.

13.2

Divin to Pomersbach, 2 runs, good running, full toss hit to deep-midwicket.

13.3

Divin to Pomersbach, no run, makes room and cuts, misses it and through to Anderson.

13.4

Divin to Pomersbach, 1 run, good ball right on the toes as Pomersbach looks to give himself some room.

13.5

Divin to Voges, 1 run, played out to cow-corner.

13.6

Divin to Pomersbach, SIX, pulls well in the air to square leg fence for maximum.

End of over 14 (11 runs) Western Australia 132/2
LA Pomersbach    66* (34b 8x4 3x6)      MA Divin    1-0-11-0
AC Voges    18* (12b 1x4 1x6)     

14.1

Drew to Voges, 1 run, driven to mid-off.

14.2

Drew to Pomersbach, SIX, wonderful strike, hits it over wide long on fence.

14.3

Drew to Pomersbach, FOUR, another shot driven down the ground to wide long on fence.

powerful hitting.

14.4

Drew to Pomersbach, 1 run, driven to long off for a single.

14.5

Drew to Voges, 1 wide, digs in a short one down the leg side.

14.5

Drew to Voges, no run, bouncer outside the off stump, looks to give room, lets it go.

14.6

Drew to Voges, 1 run, pushes behind the wicket on the off side.

Good crowd in.

End of over 15 (14 runs) Western Australia 146/2
AC Voges    20* (15b 1x4 1x6)      BG Drew    4-0-44-1
LA Pomersbach    77* (37b 9x4 4x6)     

15.1

Divin to Voges, 2 runs, driven to wide long off for couple of runs.

15.2

Divin to Voges, 1 run, full toss driven to long on.

15.3

Divin to Pomersbach, no run, keeps it right up in the block-hole, played to the off side.

15.4

Divin to Pomersbach, no run, lovely slower delivery, comes down the track and fails to pick it up.

15.5

Divin to Pomersbach, 1 leg bye, off the pad to the off side.

15.6

Divin to Voges, 1 run, full toss hit in the air to deep-midwicket, on the bounce to the fielder.

End of over 16 (5 runs) Western Australia 151/2
AC Voges    24* (18b 1x4 1x6)      MA Divin    2-0-15-0
LA Pomersbach    77* (40b 9x4 4x6)     

16.1

Geeves to Voges, 1 run, worked to deep-square leg.

16.2

Geeves to Pomersbach, no run, was too wide, not given.

16.3

Geeves to Pomersbach, 1 run, mistimes it hard into the ground to mid-off.

16.4

Geeves to Voges, SIX, lofts it high in the air and over extra cover fence.

16.5

Geeves to Voges, 1 run, pushes to wide mid-off for a single.

16.6

Geeves to Pomersbach, 1 run, moves across his stumps to a full toss and works to deep-midwicket.

End of over 17 (10 runs) Western Australia 161/2
LA Pomersbach    79* (43b 9x4 4x6)      B Geeves    3-0-16-0
AC Voges    32* (21b 1x4 2x6)     

17.1

Divin to Pomersbach, 1 leg bye, off the pad to short fine leg.

17.2

Divin to Voges, SIX, a big shot, hits it high and over midwicket fence. It goes a long way into the crowd.

17.3

Divin to Voges, 1 run, driven to long on.

17.4

Divin to Pomersbach, OUT, a slower delivery, moves across his stumps and looks to play it over short fine leg, but picks out Drew.

LA Pomersbach c Drew b Divin 79 (61m 45b 9x4 4x6) SR: 175.55

17.5

Divin to Marsh, no run

17.6

Divin to Marsh, 1 run, played to the onside.

End of over 18 (9 runs) Western Australia 170/3
SE Marsh    1* (2b)      MA Divin    3-0-23-1
AC Voges    39* (23b 1x4 3x6)     

18.1

Geeves to Marsh, FOUR, driven well down the ground to long on fence, lovely timing.

18.2

Geeves to Marsh, 2 runs, full toss driven square of the wicket on the off side, misfield allows the extra run.

18.3

Geeves to Marsh, 1 run, plays it to the off side.

18.4

Geeves to Voges, OUT, mishits it high in the air to wide long on, Drew runs across and takes the catch.

AC Voges c Drew b Geeves 39 (41m 24b 1x4 3x6) SR: 162.50

18.5

Geeves to Marsh, 1 run, driven to extra cover for a single.

18.6

Geeves to Ervine, 1 leg bye, walks across his stumps, off the pad to the onside.

final over coming up. Can they get to 200?

End of over 19 (9 runs) Western Australia 179/4
SM Ervine    0* (1b)      B Geeves    4-0-24-1
SE Marsh    9* (6b 1x4)     

19.1

Divin to Ervine, 1 run, tight bowling, driven to long on.

19.2

Divin to Marsh, 2 runs, a thickish edge to deep-square leg.

fine leg up in the circle.

19.3

Divin to Marsh, no run, good slower delivery, cuts and misses.

19.4

Divin to Marsh, 1 run, another good delivery right in the block-hole, played to long off.

19.5

Divin to Ervine, 1 run, change of pace, gives room and plays to the sweeper cover.

19.6

Divin to Marsh, FOUR, lovely shot to finish the innings, clears the extra cover to the fence.

Western Australia finish on 188, Some wonderful hitting from Pomersbach. Adam Voges says "I am happy with the score". Please join us in few minutes for the run chase. Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (9 runs) Western Australia 188/4
SE Marsh    16* (10b 2x4)      MA Divin    4-0-32-1
SM Ervine    2* (3b)     
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Dec 31, 2007

George Bailey hit an unbeaten 51 to take Tasmania to victory, Western Australia v Tasmania, Twenty20 Big Bash, Perth, December 31, 2007

George Bailey hit an unbeaten 51 to take Tasmania to victory

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Dec 31, 2007

Dane Anderson sweeps during his 31, Western Australia v Tasmania, Twenty20 Big Bash, Perth, December 31, 2007

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