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

16.6

Johnson to Ryder, no run, gets it to nip back in off the seam and he looks to tap it to the off side for a quick single

New Zealand 46/1   JD Ryder 0* (1b)

18.1

Johnson to Ryder, no run, lands it outside off and gets it to come back in, he defends

18.2

Johnson to Ryder, no run, defended down the track

18.3

Johnson to Ryder, no run, tests him out with a short one and it forces him to go on the hop and defend

18.4

Johnson to Ryder, no run, short ball and it sails over his head

18.5

Johnson to Ryder, no run, tries to steer a short of a length ball but can't beat mid-on

18.6

Johnson to Ryder, 4 runs, full on the pads and he punches it on the up on the front foot past the vacant mid-on region, they run all four runs, please note that an all-run four will be considered as a boundary

New Zealand 55/1   JD Ryder 4* (7b)

19.3

Clark to Ryder, 1 run

New Zealand 59/1   JD Ryder 5* (8b)

21.1

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, Pushed to midwicket

21.2

Hauritz to Ryder, 1 run, Comes round the wicket, he tucks it to the on side

New Zealand 65/1   JD Ryder 6* (10b)

22.1

Johnson to Ryder, no run, pushed back to the bowler

22.2

Johnson to Ryder, no run, pushed to the on side

22.3

Johnson to Ryder, no run, pushed back to the bowler

22.4

Johnson to Ryder, no run, pushed back to the bowler

22.5

Johnson to Ryder, no run, pushed to cover

22.6

Johnson to Ryder, no run, down the leg side, left alone

New Zealand 81/1   JD Ryder 6* (16b)

24.1

Johnson to Ryder, 3 runs, just short of a length outside off and Ryder times it crisply past the covers, Symonds pulls it back before the rope

New Zealand 92/1   JD Ryder 9* (17b)

25.1

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, goes on the backfoot and defends

25.2

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, defends softly down the track

25.3

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, pushed back to the bowler again

25.4

Hauritz to Ryder, no run

25.5

Hauritz to Ryder, FOUR, he pushes this one fuller and flatter, he rocks on the backfoot, swings across the line and carts it over midwicket

25.6

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, driven on the backfoot to cover

New Zealand 97/1   JD Ryder 13* (23b 1x4)

27.1

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, full outside off and he drives to mid-off

27.2

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, continues round the wicket, ha lands it wide outside off and he lets this one go

27.3

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, makes him play, drifts it closer to him, he gets behind the line and defends

27.4

Hauritz to Ryder, no run, shapes to leave this one but the ball just catches the edge just falls short of first slip

27.5

Hauritz to Ryder, OUT, Hauritz gets his man, he pitches it short of a length and Ryder shapes to pull across the line, he gets plenty of wood on it but slams it to Michael Clarke's right at short midwicket, he flings himself sideways and pulls off a stunning catch, superb reflexes there as he cups it with both hands

JD Ryder c Clarke b Hauritz 13 (44m 28b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.42

New Zealand 101/2   JD Ryder 13 (28b 1x4)
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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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