New Zealand tour of Australia, 2008/09 / Commentary

Trans-Tasman Trophy - 2nd Test

Australia v New Zealand

Australia won by an innings and 62 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

95.4

Johnson to O'Brien, no run, greets him with a bouncer and and just manages to evade it

95.5

Johnson to O'Brien, no run, gets behind the line and defends well back to the bowler

95.6

Johnson to O'Brien, no run, gets forward to a full delivery and defends it easily

New Zealand 269/8   IE O'Brien 0* (3b)

96.2

Lee to O'Brien, no run, falls over backwards as he tries to evade a nasty fizzer. Lee gives him a stare

96.3

Lee to O'Brien, no run, does very well to dig out a full inswinging yorker, expect more of those from Lee

96.4

Lee to O'Brien, OUT, that's 50 wickets in the calendar year for Lee, he pitches it just back of a length outside off and O'Brien gets forward to defend, the thick outside edge is taken very well by Haddin who flings himself to his right, cups it with both hands and falls hard on his elbows

IE O'Brien c †Haddin b Lee 0 (4m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

New Zealand 270/9   IE O'Brien 0 (6b)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
Australia v New Zealand at Adelaide - Nov 28-Dec 1, 2008
Australia won by an innings and 62 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Brisbane - Nov 20-23, 2008
Australia won by 149 runs
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