New Zealand tour of Australia, 2nd Test: Australia v New Zealand at Adelaide, Nov 28-Dec 1, 2008
Australia won by an innings and 62 runs
Played at Adelaide Oval
28,29,30 November, 1 December 2008 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
60.3

Clark to McCullum, no run, gets forward and defends safely

60.4

Clark to McCullum, no run, fuller in length, gets forward and defends to cover

60.5

Clark to McCullum, no run, bangs in the bouncer and he safely sways away from it

60.6

Clark to McCullum, 2 runs, McCullum pulls a short ball past square leg and Hauritz runs across from fine leg to mop up, he twists his ankle on the dive and he's in pain, the players and physio come out for assistance and he's walking off the field, he was wincing in pain for quite a while, not a very pleasant sight

New Zealand 202/5   BB McCullum 2* (4b)
64.1

Clark to McCullum, no run, hits a good length on off stump and he places it back to the bowler

64.2

Clark to McCullum, SIX, what a shot! Imperious stuff, Clark gives him width outside off and lands it on a good length, he flays at it and gets enough wood to to send it over the deep cover fence, the square boundaries are short here

64.3

Clark to McCullum, 1 run, steers it with angled bat to the off side

New Zealand 215/5   BB McCullum 9* (7b 1x6)
65.1

Symonds to McCullum, no run, full on the off stump, he stands tall and defends

65.2

Symonds to McCullum, no run, gets forward and defends to the offside

65.3

Symonds to McCullum, no run, lands on middle and leg and he works it to midwicket

65.4

Symonds to McCullum, 1 no ball, Here we go, another overstep, we've seen a few today, he defends it back to the bowler

65.4

Symonds to McCullum, no run, lands on off and middle, he tucks it to the on side

65.5

Symonds to McCullum, no run, pushed to the off side

65.6

Symonds to McCullum, 1 run, angles a full delivery to the deep on the on side

New Zealand 217/5   BB McCullum 10* (14b 1x6)
66.1

Clark to McCullum, no run, lands on a good length outside off, he gets on the backfoot and defends to the on side

66.2

Clark to McCullum, no run, offers the full face of the bat and pats it back firmly down the pitch

66.3

Clark to McCullum, 1 run, slides on the pads, he gets his wrists working and tucks it behind square on the on side

New Zealand 218/5   BB McCullum 11* (17b 1x6)
67.1

Symonds to McCullum, 1 run, angles it towards the pads and he nudges it to fine leg

67.4

Symonds to McCullum, 4 byes, slides way down the leg side and haddin cannot get a glove on it, it beats everyone and runs to fine leg

67.5

Symonds to McCullum, no run, down the leg side again but McCullum fails to make contact

67.6

Symonds to McCullum, no run, hits a good length on middle and leg, he defends back to the bowler

New Zealand 228/5   BB McCullum 12* (21b 1x6)
69.1

Symonds to McCullum, no run, lands outside off and the ball just lands short of short extra cover (Ponting)

69.2

Symonds to McCullum, no run, full and swinging away and he drives on the front foot to the offside

69.3

Symonds to McCullum, no run, gets forward and behind the line and pushes it to mid-off

69.4

Symonds to McCullum, 1 run, gives him width outside off and he cuts to Lee at sweeper cover

New Zealand 229/6   BB McCullum 13* (25b 1x6)
70.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, hits a good length on off stump and he taps it back down the pitch

70.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets forward to a fuller delivery and pushes it down to mid-off

70.3

Lee to McCullum, 2 runs, fullish outside off and he drives to the deep on the off side

70.4

Lee to McCullum, no run, 143.2 kph, he exerts himself more and fires it outside off, McCullum safely lets it go

70.5

Lee to McCullum, 1 leg bye, bowls the inswinger and slides down the legside, the ball brushes his pads and Haddin slides to intercept it

New Zealand 232/6   BB McCullum 15* (30b 1x6)
71.1

Symonds to McCullum, 1 run, slides on the pads and he trickles it behind square on the on side for a single

New Zealand 233/6   BB McCullum 16* (31b 1x6)
72.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets a really nasty short one and he thinks of a pull before withdrawing the shot, luckily he manages to fend it off with soft hands

72.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, deadly stuff from Lee as he mixes it up with a pacy inswinging yorker, McCullum does well to get his bat down and dig it out

72.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, hits a good length outside off and he gets behind the line to defend

72.4

Lee to McCullum, no run, varies his length with a bouncer and it sails over his arched back

72.5

Lee to McCullum, no run, angles a full delivery across the right-hander and he closes the face of the bat and works it to midwicket

72.6

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets it to swing inwards and he gets a thin inside edge on to his pads while defending

New Zealand 233/6   BB McCullum 16* (37b 1x6)
73.5

Symonds to McCullum, no run, lands on middle and leg and he punches it through the line to mid-on

73.6

Symonds to McCullum, no run, pushes it to midwicket and it's drinks

New Zealand 234/6   BB McCullum 16* (39b 1x6)
75.1

Symonds to McCullum, no run, hits a good length on middle and leg, he gets behind the line and defends

75.2

Symonds to McCullum, 1 run, short and a trifle wide, he reaches out and drives to the sweeper cover

New Zealand 235/6   BB McCullum 17* (41b 1x6)
76.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, lands outside off he gets forward and defends to cover

76.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, swings it in to the pads but McCulum's beaten for pace and the ball trickles to the on side

76.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, lands on a good length and shapes away, left alone

76.4

Lee to McCullum, no run, driven on the up towards point

76.5

Lee to McCullum, no run, comes back in sharply and nearly cuts him in half but he hops and fends it off

76.6

Lee to McCullum, no run, pushed back to the bowler

New Zealand 237/6   BB McCullum 17* (47b 1x6)
78.1

Lee to McCullum, 1 leg bye, shuffles across his stumps to counter the inward movement and takes a quick single to the in side

New Zealand 240/6   BB McCullum 17* (48b 1x6)
79.1

Johnson to McCullum, no run, rush of blood from McCullum as he chases a wide away-swinging delivery and nearly feathers an edge

79.2

Johnson to McCullum, no run, gets on the backfoot and defends to the off side

79.3

Johnson to McCullum, 1 run, takes a single towards cover

New Zealand 242/6   BB McCullum 18* (51b 1x6)
80.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, Lee continues with the old ball, a full delivery is driven past him and mid-off picks it up

80.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, strange old shot by McCullum, he shapes to drive square of the wicket on the off side but withdraws his shot, in trying to shoulder arms the edge travels low to gully

80.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, good length on the off stump and defended back to the bowler

80.4

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets on his toes and defends

80.5

Lee to McCullum, FOUR, pitches on a good length but the ball is angled towards the body, he shuffles and glances it down to fine leg

80.6

Lee to McCullum, no run

New Zealand 246/6   BB McCullum 22* (57b 1x4 1x6)
82.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets forward and drives on the up towards mid-off

82.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, bangs it in on a good length outside off and he covers the line nicely and defends

82.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, fires it in on a good length outside off and he gets across his stumps to defend

82.4

Lee to McCullum, FOUR, full and wide outside off and McCullum doesn't resist the invitation, he reaches out to drive through cover but releases the bottom hand and the edge flies pas the gap between second slip and gully

82.5

Lee to McCullum, no run, fullish outside off and pushed to the off side

82.6

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets behind the line to a good length and pushes it back to the bowler

New Zealand 254/6   BB McCullum 26* (63b 2x4 1x6)
84.1

Johnson to McCullum, no run, bangs it in short of a length and gets it to climb on MCCullum, he hops to fend it off but gets rapped on the gloves

84.2

Johnson to McCullum, no run, lands outside off, he lets it go

84.3

Johnson to McCullum, no run, lands it short of a length outside off and he lets this one go as well

84.4

Johnson to McCullum, no run, bangs it in short of a length and he hops and defends on the rise

84.5

Johnson to McCullum, no run, that's a testing bouncer, forces him to sway away as the ball fizzes past his chest

84.6

Johnson to McCullum, no run, fuller in length and he gets behind the line and defends

New Zealand 254/6   BB McCullum 26* (69b 2x4 1x6)
85.3

Clark to McCullum, no run, times it well enough and puts pressure on the fielder at mid-off by setting off quickly, he fails to cut it off and they take three

85.4

Clark to McCullum, no run, lands it around the middle stump line and he closes the face of the bat and works it to midwicket

85.5

Clark to McCullum, 1 run, defends back to the bowler on the front foot

New Zealand 258/6   BB McCullum 27* (72b 2x4 1x6)
86.1

Johnson to McCullum, no run, opens the face of the bat and steers it towards point

86.2

Johnson to McCullum, no run, shapes to play the pull really early and the ball raps him on the thigh and rolls to square leg, Johnson's optimistic in the appeal

86.3

Johnson to McCullum, no run, angles it across the right hander and he shoulders arms

86.4

Johnson to McCullum, 2 runs, strays on the pads and he works it wide of midwicket for a couple

86.5

Johnson to McCullum, no run, just manages to evade a very quick bouncer, Johnson's really bending his back on this surface

86.6

Johnson to McCullum, no run

New Zealand 260/6   BB McCullum 29* (78b 2x4 1x6)
88.1

Johnson to McCullum, no run, gets back and defends down the track

88.2

Johnson to McCullum, no run, slightly short of a length and nearly tucks him up but he hops and fends it away

88.3

Johnson to McCullum, no run, lands outside off and he safely shoulders arms

88.4

Johnson to McCullum, no run, goes on the hop and fends it to the covers and yells to his captain to wait at his crease

88.5

Johnson to McCullum, 1 run, the short pitched stuff gets a little repetitive, he gets on his toes and glances it down to fine leg

New Zealand 261/6   BB McCullum 30* (83b 2x4 1x6)
89.1

Clark to McCullum, no run, McCullum takes a pace forward from his crease and covers all three stumps, he defends it

89.2

Clark to McCullum, no run, lands it on a fullish length outside off and he safely lets it go

89.3

Clark to McCullum, no run, comes forward and defends this one to the off side

89.4

Clark to McCullum, no run, lands it outside off and McCullum safely lets it go, Haddin fumbles the take

89.5

Clark to McCullum, no run, angled towards the pads and he works it down to midwicket, they're not risking the single

89.6

Clark to McCullum, 1 leg bye, strays on the pads and he ends the first day with a leg bye down towards short fine leg

New Zealand 262/6   BB McCullum 30* (89b 2x4 1x6)
90.1

Lee to McCullum, no run, lands it on a fullish length on the off stump and McCullum gets forward and pushes it to mid-off

90.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, nice solid defense on the backfoot, he gets across to a good length ball and keeps it away

90.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, fires that pretty quick on the off stump and he shows the full face of the bat to defend

90.4

Lee to McCullum, no run, gets across his stumps a bit and uses his wrists to work it to square leg

90.5

Lee to McCullum, no run, a little slower in pace, lands it on a good length and McCullum pushes it to mid-off

90.6

Lee to McCullum, no run, hits the deck hard and McCullum lets the bouncer sail over him

New Zealand 262/6   BB McCullum 30* (95b 2x4 1x6)
91.4

Johnson to McCullum, no run, very full in length and it was there to be driven, McCullum mistimed it to mid-off

91.5

Johnson to McCullum, no run, holds the length back on middle and off and he gets right across and defends

91.6

Johnson to McCullum, no run, square drives a full delivery on the up and a neat sliding save by Hussey at gully saves a few runs

New Zealand 263/6   BB McCullum 30* (98b 2x4 1x6)
92.2

Lee to McCullum, no run, lands on a good length outside off and he shoulders arms

92.3

Lee to McCullum, no run, pushes a full delivery through the line to mid-on and McCullum tells Vettori to wait

92.4

Lee to McCullum, OUT, the slower consumes him, it lands a little wide of the offstump and McCullum shapes to play a very half-hearted drive through the offside, he doesn't really go through with the shot and a thick outside edge falls low in front of Haddin, he takes it inches off the turf and McCullum hangs around to see if it carried, it was a clean catch

BB McCullum c †Haddin b Lee 30 (140m 101b 2x4 1x6) SR: 29.70

New Zealand 266/7   BB McCullum 30 (101b 2x4 1x6)
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