Videocon Triangular Series, 2nd Match: India v New Zealand at Bulawayo, Aug 26, 2005
New Zealand won by 51 runs
Played at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo (neutral venue)
26 August 2005 (50-over match)

Pathan to Vincent, OUT, gone! good length delivery, pitched in line with the off stump and swinging back in, Vincent plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad plumb in front of the stumps, Pathan strikes early for India! just the start they needed

L Vincent lbw b Pathan 4 (9m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.36

New Zealand 6/1   SP Fleming 1* (4b)   IK Pathan 1.3-1-4-1

Nehra to Fleming, OUT, Nehra joins the party! short of a good length delivery, pitched close to the off stump and moving away off the seam, Fleming goes after it and ends up with a thick edge straight to the keeper, New Zealand in trouble here

SP Fleming c †Dhoni b Nehra 1 (10m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

New Zealand 10/2   NJ Astle 4* (3b 1x4)   A Nehra 1.3-0-1-1

Nehra to Astle, OUT, Nehra strikes again! that was another beauty, swinging in after pitching in line with the off stump and Astle is caught plumb in front of the stumps, New Zealand three down and in deep trouble here

NJ Astle lbw b Nehra 5 (15m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 38.46

New Zealand 13/3   HJH Marshall 1* (4b)   A Nehra 2.5-1-1-2

Pathan to Styris, OUT, that was needless! short of a good length delivery angling across the right-hander, Styris comes down the track and has a wild swing at it, ball clips the top edge and balloons up towards mid-off, Agarkar running back takes a fantastic catch

SB Styris c Agarkar b Pathan 11 (24m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 52.38

New Zealand 36/4   HJH Marshall 9* (14b 1x4)   IK Pathan 6-1-26-2

Pathan to Marshall, OUT, once again the late in swing does the trick! good length delivery on the stumps, Marshal moves across looking to play it away on the leg side but fails to make contact, ball hits the pad plumb in front of the stumps and the finger goes up

HJH Marshall lbw b Pathan 9 (40m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

New Zealand 36/5   JDP Oram 0* (6b)   IK Pathan 6.1-1-26-3

Harbhajan Singh to McMillan, 1 run, OUT, RUN OUT! turned away behind square on the leg side and there is a terrible mix-up going for the second run, both the batsmen end up at the striker's end and the stumps are disturbed at the bowler's end

JDP Oram run out 36 (72m 57b 3x4 2x6) SR: 63.15

New Zealand 127/6   CD McMillan 51* (48b 5x4 2x6)   Harbhajan Singh 4.4-0-33-0

Agarkar to McMillan, OUT, another wicket goes down! pitched up on the pads, McMillan looking to turns it away on the leg side ends up with a top-edge and the ball lobs up straight to Pathan at mid-off - New Zealand seven down

CD McMillan c Pathan b Agarkar 54 (73m 54b 5x4 2x6) SR: 100.00

New Zealand 130/7   CL Cairns 0* (1b)   AB Agarkar 4.4-0-28-1

Yadav to Cairns, OUT, gone! drifting down the leg side, Cairns looking to chip it over the fielder at short fine leg ends up hitting it straight to Harbhajan fielding there, soft dismissal of sorts - Jai P Yadav gets one to his name, New Zealand 8 down

CL Cairns c Harbhajan Singh b Yadav 20 (25m 23b 4x4 0x6) SR: 86.95

New Zealand 167/8   BB McCullum 17* (16b 2x4)   Jai P Yadav 8-1-36-1

Sehwag to Vettori, 1 run, OUT, second RUN OUT of the innings, fraction short and is pulled away to the deep midwicket region, all was going well until Agarkar hit the striker's end stumps direct from the deep! Vettori is just short of his crease, third umpire confirms

DL Vettori run out 13 (20m 12b 1x4 0x6) SR: 108.33

New Zealand 199/9   * (b)   V Sehwag 0.3-0-5-0

Agarkar to McCullum, OUT, all over! short of a good length delivery, McCullum comes down the track looking for the big one but this time fails to clear Dravid at long-on, all done and dusted in 43.1 overs!

BB McCullum c Dravid b Agarkar 49 (52m 39b 5x4 1x6) SR: 125.64

New Zealand 215/10   AR Adams 3* (8b)   AB Agarkar 7.1-0-45-2





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