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

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

21.3

Hauritz to Redmond, no run

21.4

Hauritz to Redmond, FOUR, A little too short outside off, he rocks on the backfoot, waits for the turn and cuts square of the wicket, the square boundaries are very close here

21.5

Hauritz to Redmond, SIX, Take that! He makes good use of the flight, gets on his knee early and slog sweeps it over deep midwicket

21.6

Hauritz to Redmond, SIX, And another and what an emphatic way to bring up the half-century! He gets on his knee again on seeing the flight and carts it over deep midwicket, this one goes a few more rows back

New Zealand 81/1   NM Hauritz 1-0-17-0

23.1

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, thrusts his pad out, he keeps it away

23.2

Hauritz to Redmond, no run

23.3

Hauritz to Redmond, FOUR, the Hauritz bullying continues, he flights it outside off, he reaches for it and carves it over the bowler and wide of mid-off, there are cries of 'catch it' but the fielder had no chance

23.4

Hauritz to Redmond, FOUR, he takes another pounding, flighted on middle and off, he gets on his knee and slogs it over midwicket, Ponting's a very worried man and he has a word with the bowler

23.5

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, defended on the front foot

23.6

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, defended on the front foot

New Zealand 89/1   NM Hauritz 2-0-25-0

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   NM Hauritz 3-0-29-0

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

27.6

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, gives it a lot of air, he lunges forward and drives to mid-on

New Zealand 101/2   NM Hauritz 4-1-29-1

29.1

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, flighted outside off, he gets forward and defends

29.2

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, commits to the front foot early and pushes it down the track

29.3

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, flighted on middle. he works it with the turn to the on side

29.4

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, quicker through the air, pushed to midwicket

29.5

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, no turn at all, Redmond's not going for broke yet

29.6

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, flighted outside off, he gets on the backfoot and defends

New Zealand 102/2   NM Hauritz 5-1-30-1

31.1

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, lands outside off and he shoulders arms

31.2

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, no turn at all, he steers it to point

31.3

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, thrusts his pad out and keeps it away

31.4

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, thrusts his pad out again and he lets it go to Haddin

31.5

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, close! He pads it away but the ball lobs off it and brushes the glove, haddin flings himself forward in vain to pull off a very tough chance

31.6

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, defended to the on side

New Zealand 106/2   NM Hauritz 6-2-30-1

33.1

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, flighted outside off, he defends to Ponting at silly point

33.2

Hauritz to Redmond, 2 runs, flighted on middle and leg, he turns it to fine leg

33.3

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, Ponting intercepts a booming drive with his shin and he's in a bit of pain

33.4

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, tossed up outside off, defended down the track

33.5

Hauritz to Redmond, no run, flighted on middle and leg, he defends

33.6

Hauritz to Redmond, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg, he works it to the on side

New Zealand 110/2   NM Hauritz 7-2-33-1

35.1

Hauritz to Redmond, FOUR, too wide and a fraction too short too, he rocks backwards and slices it wide of gully

35.2

Hauritz to Redmond, OUT, Redmond falls right in to the trap and Hauritz has two after lunch! He flights it on middle and leg, he gets on his knee and attempts the slog sweep which fetched him two sixes before lunch, however this time Symonds is there at deep midwicket and he cups it easily over his head after sprinting a few yards to his left

AJ Redmond c Symonds b Hauritz 83 (152m 125b 14x4 2x6) SR: 66.40

35.3

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, flighted outside off, pushed back to the bowler

35.4

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, defended down the track

35.5

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, defended on the front foot to the on side

35.6

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, flighted on middle and leg, pushed back to the bowler

New Zealand 130/3   NM Hauritz 8-2-37-2

37.1

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, gets across his stumps and defends

37.2

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, holds the length back outside off, he moves across his stumps and shoulders arms

37.3

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, gets forward and defends, Haddin very formally says "very good Nathan Hauritz"

37.4

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, flighted outside off, he gets forward and drives to cover

37.5

Hauritz to Fulton, 2 runs, flighted outside off, he opens the face of the bat and glides it past slip

37.6

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets behind the line and defends

New Zealand 133/3   NM Hauritz 9-2-40-2

39.1

Hauritz to Taylor, FOUR, flighted on middle and off, Taylor takes a chance, gets on his knee and slog sweeps him down to the vacant spaces at deep square-leg

39.2

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, turns it down to square leg

39.3

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, driven back to the bowler

39.4

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets him to drive on the up and the ball falls short of mid-on

39.5

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, driven on the front foot down the pitch

39.6

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, flighted outside off, he thrusts his pad out and shoulders arms

New Zealand 141/3   NM Hauritz 10-2-45-2

41.1

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, full on middle and leg, pushed to the bowler

41.2

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, gives it more air outside off, he lunges forward and defends

41.3

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, flighted outside off and pushed towards the covers

41.4

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, he gets forward and pushes it to the on side for a single

41.5

Hauritz to Fulton, 1 run, fires it in outside off and he digs it out to point

41.6

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, circumspection! Taylor gets a long way across his stumps then suddenly changes his mind and shoulders arms, that will keep Hauritz and Haddin interested

New Zealand 148/3   NM Hauritz 11-2-47-2

43.1

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, flighted down the legside, he turns it to fine leg

43.2

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, Dropped: Drives away from his body, Hayden juggles at slip and puts it down in the second or third attempt

43.3

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, defended to the bowler

43.4

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, driven on the front foot

43.5

Hauritz to Fulton, no run

43.6

Hauritz to Fulton, 1 run, drives to the off side and Clarke runs across from point to cut it off

New Zealand 156/3   NM Hauritz 12-2-49-2

45.1

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, flighted on off and middle and he defends

45.2

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, pushes that flatter and quicker outside off and Fulton offers no shot

45.3

Hauritz to Fulton, 1 run, goes for an across the line hoick over the on side but mistimes it to square leg, Haddin gets excited

45.4

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, gets on his knee early and paddles it away towards fine leg for a single

45.5

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets forward and defends to the off side

45.6

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, pushed in quicker and fuller, no turn, he defends to the off side

New Zealand 159/3   NM Hauritz 13-2-51-2

47.1

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, gets forward and drives to sweeper cover

47.2

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets forward and pushes it down the pitch

47.3

Hauritz to Fulton, no run

47.4

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, thrusts his pad out and shoulders arms

47.5

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, even wider outside the off stump and once again Fulton sticks his pad out and lets it go

47.6

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, flighted outside off and pushed away down the track

New Zealand 163/3   NM Hauritz 14-2-52-2

49.1

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, he turns it behind square on the on side

49.2

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets a half stride forward and defends a full delivery back to the bowler

49.3

Hauritz to Fulton, 1 run, tucks it away in the region of square leg for an easy single

49.4

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, fires it across the right hander, he shuffles a long way across his stumps and defends

49.5

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, gets across his stumps again and defends

49.6

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, flighted on middle and leg, he gets across and works it with the turn to the on side

New Zealand 166/3   NM Hauritz 15-2-54-2

51.1

Hauritz to Fulton, no run

51.2

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, driven back to the bowler

51.3

Hauritz to Fulton, FOUR, great stuff, Hauritz flights it outside off and Fulton merely stays at the crease and lofts through the line, the ball is well clear of mid-off

51.4

Hauritz to Fulton, 1 no ball, oversteps, Fulton drives to the offside

51.4

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, flighted outside off, he lets it go to Haddin

51.5

Hauritz to Fulton, no run, gets forward and defends

51.6

Hauritz to Fulton, FOUR, strange looking shot, he gets on his knee to slog sweep a low full toss but releases his bottom hand at the point of contact, it's enough to fetch a boundary

New Zealand 180/3   NM Hauritz 16-2-63-2
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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