West Indies tour of New Zealand, 2005/06 / Commentary

West Indies in New Zealand ODI Series - 1st ODI

New Zealand v West Indies

New Zealand won by 81 runs

15.1

Smith to Astle, 1 run, middle and leg stump, driven to long-on for a run

15.2

Smith to How, no run, length ball, How drives on the front foot back to the bowler

15.3

Smith to How, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, How drives on the front foot, fielded by Edwards

15.4

Smith to Astle, no run, good line and length delivery, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Smith

15.5

Smith to Astle, no run, Astle hits it into the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

15.6

Smith to Astle, 2 runs, full and wide of the off stump, Astle drives, fielded by Ganga

New Zealand 91/0   DR Smith 1-0-4-0

17.1

Smith to Astle, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, How drives the ball through the off side, Ganga comes across the fields it

17.2

Smith to How, no run, short and wide of off stump, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Morton

17.3

Smith to How, 2 runs, good line and length, Astle pushes it off the back foot to long-on, fielded by Bradshaw

17.4

Smith to How, no run, good line and length delivery, Astle drives on the front foot, fielded by Morton

17.5

Smith to How, no run, outside the off stump, turned away to mid-wicket

17.6

Smith to How, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Gayle

New Zealand 97/0   DR Smith 2-0-8-0

19.1

Smith to How, 1 run, length ball, How drives on the front foot, fielded by Taylor

19.2

Smith to Astle, 1 run, wide of the off stump, Astle drives through the off side, fielded by Taylor

19.3

Smith to How, 1 run, good line and length delivery, How drives on the front foot, fielded by Bradshaw

19.4

Smith to Astle, 1 run, good length but down leg, Astle drives it away, fielded by Bradshaw

19.5

Smith to How, no run, good length delivery, How hits it into the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

19.6

Smith to How, 1 run, good line and length, How driving, fielded by Bradshaw

New Zealand 103/0   DR Smith 3-0-13-0

21.1

Smith to How, FOUR, short and wide, How swings it across the line and pulls it over mid wicket

21.2

Smith to How, no run, Inswinging yorker on the stump, How tries to defend it, but misses and ball takes the pad first before edging the bat, huge appeal and turned down

21.3

Smith to How, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, How drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Edwards

21.4

Smith to Astle, no run, wide of off stump, Astle cuts it away, fielded by Hinds

21.5

Smith to Astle, 1 run, full outside the off stump, Astle drives it away, fielded by Taylor

21.6

Smith to How, 2 runs, good length but down leg, How hits it on the leg side, fielded by Smith

New Zealand 114/0   DR Smith 4-0-21-0

23.1

Smith to Astle, FOUR, Fifty! full toss around the off stump, Astle hammers it away to deep mid-wicket, excellent partnership for New Zealand

23.2

Smith to Astle, no run, good line and length delivery, Astle drives straight to extra covers

23.3

Smith to Astle, no run, good line and length, Astle pushed it to Gayle at point

23.4

Smith to Astle, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Astle drives through the off side, fielded by Morton

23.5

Smith to How, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump, driven to long-off

23.6

Smith to Astle, 1 run, wide of off stump, Astle cuts it away, fielded by Edwards

New Zealand 126/0   DR Smith 5-0-28-0

35.1

Smith to Fleming, no run, line and length, Fleming works it through the leg side, fielded by Bradshaw

35.2

Smith to Fleming, no run, wide outside the off stump, Fleming gets an edge, fielded by Chanderpaul

35.3

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, good line and length, Fleming works it through the leg side, fielded by Hinds

35.4

Smith to Astle, 3 runs, leg side delivery, Astle hits it on the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

35.5

Smith to Fleming, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Fleming keeps it out, fielded by Ramdin

35.6

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Fleming edges the ball, fielded by Edwards

New Zealand 199/1   DR Smith 6-0-33-0

37.1

Smith to Astle, 1 run, leg side delivery, Astle hits it into the leg side, fielded by Gayle

37.2

Smith to Fleming, no run, length ball, Fleming defends it, fielded by Sarwan

37.3

Smith to Fleming, 2 runs, length ball, Fleming gets an edge, fielded by Ganga

37.4

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, good line and length, Fleming drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Gayle

37.5

Smith to Astle, 1 run, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Bradshaw

37.6

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, good line and length, Fleming driving, fielded by Gayle

New Zealand 211/1   DR Smith 7-0-39-0

39.1

Smith to Fleming, FOUR, full delivery, Fleming driving

39.2

Smith to Fleming, OUT, Two down! slower one on the leg stump, Fleming makes room and tries to loft, beaten by the slowness and scoops straight to Chanderpaul at cover

SP Fleming c Chanderpaul b Smith 55 (58m 48b 6x4 1x6) SR: 114.58

39.3

Smith to Styris, no run, full toss, Styris defends it, fielded by Sarwan

39.4

Smith to Styris, 1 run, good line and length, Styris drives through the off side, fielded by Ramdin

39.5

Smith to Astle, no run, short ball, Astle hits it on the leg side, fielded by Hinds

39.6

Smith to Astle, no run, good line and length delivery, Astle plays a cut-shot, fielded by Hinds

New Zealand 225/2   DR Smith 8-0-44-1

41.1

Smith to Astle, no run, good length delivery, Astle leaves it alone, fielded by Morton

41.2

Smith to Astle, OUT, Gone! fuller ball on the legs, Astle flicks it in air straight to Bradshaw at short mid wicket, Astle just short of 10 runs for his hundred

NJ Astle c Bradshaw b Smith 90 (178m 106b 7x4 0x6) SR: 84.90

41.3

Smith to McCullum, no run, line and length, McCullum plays and misses, fielded by Ramdin

41.4

Smith to McCullum, 1 run, line and length, McCullum drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Morton

41.5

Smith to Styris, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Styris defends it away, fielded by Gayle

41.6

Smith to McCullum, no run, length but down leg, McCullum defends, fielded by Smith

New Zealand 236/3   DR Smith 9-0-46-2

43.1

Smith to Fulton, 1 run, full toss, Fulton works it through the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

43.2

Smith to Styris, no run, straight full toss, Styris edges the ball, fielded by Smith

43.3

Smith to Styris, 1 run, length ball, Styris drives the ball, fielded by Bradshaw

43.4

Smith to Fulton, no run, length ball, Fulton misses the ball, fielded by Ramdin

43.5

Smith to Fulton, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Fulton drives, fielded by Ganga

43.6

Smith to Styris, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, Styris drives it away, fielded by Edwards

New Zealand 245/4   DR Smith 10-0-50-2
Series Results
New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland - Mar 4, 2006
West Indies won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
New Zealand v West Indies at Napier - Mar 1, 2006
New Zealand won by 91 runs
New Zealand v West Indies at Christchurch - Feb 25, 2006
New Zealand won by 21 runs
New Zealand v West Indies at Queenstown - Feb 22, 2006
New Zealand won by 3 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington - Feb 18, 2006
New Zealand won by 81 runs
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Photos

Feb 18, 2006

Daren Ganga pulls during his innings of 54, New Zealand v West Indies, 1st ODI, Wellington, February 18 2006

Daren Ganga pulls during his innings of 54

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Feb 18, 2006

Daren Ganga just manages to evade a bouncer from Shane Bond, New Zealand v West Indies, 1st ODI, Wellington, February 18 2006

Daren Ganga just manages to evade a bouncer from Shane Bond

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