New Zealand tour of Australia, 2008/09 / Commentary

3.5

Southee to Ferguson, no run, short of a length outside off stump, defended off the back foot to point

3.6

Southee to Ferguson, no run, short again, this time forced off the back foot, again straight to point

Australia 34/1   CJ Ferguson 0* (2b)

4.5

O'Brien to Ferguson, no run, pitched up a tad more outside off stump, Ferguson swings and misses

4.6

O'Brien to Ferguson, 2 runs, up and over mid-off this time, O'Brien pitches on the half-volley and Ferguson scoops it over the in field, its in the air for a while but lands safely in the deep

Australia 41/2   CJ Ferguson 2* (4b)

5.5

Southee to Ferguson, FOUR, short and wide and Ferguson slaps that behind point for four

5.6

Southee to Ferguson, 1 run, hits a length and thats an ugly heave across the line to midwicket

Australia 47/2   CJ Ferguson 7* (6b 1x4)

6.1

Butler to Ferguson, no run, short of a length outside off stump, forced off the back foot to cover

6.2

Butler to Ferguson, 1 wide, bouncer outside off stump, no shot offered, wide called for height

6.2

Butler to Ferguson, 1 run, dragged in short outside off stump, Ferguson pulls just over midwicket

6.6

Butler to Ferguson, OUT, timber! Butler pitches it up on the stumps, very full and into the block hole, Ferguson walks away and swings, no contact made, and the base of the stumps is shattered

CJ Ferguson b Butler 8 (15m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

Australia 52/3   CJ Ferguson 8 (9b 1x4)
Series Results
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney - Feb 15, 2009
Australia won by 1 run
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