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

0.1

Edwards to How, 1 wide, short and wide, fielded by Ramdin

0.1

Edwards to How, no run, good line and length, How plays no shot, fielded by Ramdin

0.2

Edwards to How, FOUR, just short of a length, How gets an edge

0.3

Edwards to How, no run, line and length, How lets it go past, fielded by Ramdin

0.4

Edwards to How, no run, good length delivery, How drives on the front foot, fielded by Ganga

0.5

Edwards to How, 1 no ball, How lets it go past, fielded by Ramdin

0.5

Edwards to How, no run, short and wide of off stump, How plays no shot, fielded by Ramdin

0.6

Edwards to How, no run, wide outside the off stump, How leaves it alone, fielded by Ramdin

New Zealand 6/0   FH Edwards 1-0-6-0

2.1

Edwards to Astle, 1 no ball, Astle plays no shot, fielded by Ramdin

2.1

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, length ball, Astle drives on the on side, fielded by Morton

2.2

Edwards to How, no run, good line and length, How defends it, fielded by Morton

2.3

Edwards to How, no run, line and length, How defends it, fielded by Edwards

2.4

Edwards to How, 4 byes, bouncer outside off stump, How misses the ball

2.5

Edwards to How, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, How hits it on the leg side, fielded by Bradshaw

2.6

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Astle plays the pull shot, mistimed it in air, ball fell well short of mid-on fielder

New Zealand 18/0   FH Edwards 2-0-10-0

4.1

Edwards to How, 1 run, short of a length, defended to wide of backward point and scramble for a single

4.2

Edwards to Astle, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Astle tries to cut it and missed completely, beaten by the pace

4.3

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, another short ball, this time Astle gets back quickly and pulls it to behind square, not timed well to put that to boundary

4.4

Edwards to How, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump and shaping away, How defends it and got beaten

4.5

Edwards to How, no run, short and down leg, How defends it, fielded by Hinds

4.6

Edwards to How, no run, length ball, How leaves it, fielded by Ramdin

New Zealand 22/0   FH Edwards 3-0-12-0

6.1

Edwards to Astle, no run, short of a length and outside off stump, Astle defends off the back foot, fielded by Sarwan

6.2

Edwards to Astle, no run, short ball down the leg side, Astle tries to pull it, missed and taken in the body

6.3

Edwards to Astle, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Astle drives on the front foot, fielded by Sarwan

6.4

Edwards to Astle, FOUR, short ball down the leg side, Astle moves back and pulls it off his leg, ball kisses the gloves and went past the diving Ramdin behind the stumps

6.5

Edwards to Astle, FOUR, Great shot! short and wide outside the off stump, Astle thrashes it to deep backward point, no fielders moved

6.6

Edwards to Astle, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Astle defends, fielded by Smith

New Zealand 35/0   FH Edwards 4-0-20-0

13.1

Edwards to Astle, FOUR, what a shot! good length delivery on the stumps, Astle picks it up and thrashed it over Umpires head

13.2

Edwards to Astle, FOUR, Another one! short and wide outside the off stump, cuts it away to deep backward point

13.3

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Astle on the back foot defending, fielded by Bradshaw

13.4

Edwards to How, 1 run, back of a length and down the leg side, How hits it into the leg side, fielded by Taylor

13.5

Edwards to Astle, no run, good bouncer on the stump, Astle leaves it to keeper

13.6

Edwards to Astle, no run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Astle plays a cut-shot, fielded by Smith

New Zealand 81/0   FH Edwards 5-0-30-0

24.1

Edwards to Astle, no run, short of a length, pushes to point

24.2

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, back of a length, rising delivery, Astle surpraise by the pace, defends it to wide of point and off for single

24.3

Edwards to How, FOUR, Bingo! short and outside the off stump, How gets back and hammers it over mid wicket, ball races to boundary

24.4

Edwards to How, 1 run, full and on the legs, How hits it on the leg side, fielded by Bradshaw

24.5

Edwards to Astle, FOUR, Lucky one! short ball outside the off stump, Astle plays the pull shot, top edged it, ball flies over keepers head

24.6

Edwards to Astle, no run, good length but down leg, Astle defends off the back foot, fielded by Taylor

New Zealand 136/0   FH Edwards 6-0-40-0

26.1

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, full and swinging in, Astle drives back to the bowler, single taken

26.2

Edwards to Fleming, FOUR, wide outside the off stump and coming in, pitched it up, Fleming drives it easily thorugh covers

26.3

Edwards to Fleming, 1 wide, short of a length and outside the off stump, Fleming plays but misses the ball, fielded by Ramdin

26.3

Edwards to Fleming, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Fleming defends it away, fielded by Bradshaw

26.4

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, good length delivery, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Morton

26.5

Edwards to Fleming, 1 leg bye, nasty bouncer on the stumps, Fleming defends on the back foot, ball hits the grills on the helmet and rolls towards backward square leg

26.6

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, good line and length, Astle defends on the front foot, fielded by Bradshaw

New Zealand 146/1   FH Edwards 7-0-49-0

28.1

Edwards to Fleming, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Fleming defends it, fielded by Gayle

28.2

Edwards to Astle, no run, half volley, Astle defends it, fielded by Edwards

28.3

Edwards to Astle, 1 run, full toss down leg, Astle hits it on the leg side, fielded by Ganga

28.4

Edwards to Fleming, no run, good line and length delivery, Fleming works it through the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

28.5

Edwards to Fleming, no run, short leg side delivery, Fleming hits it into the leg side, fielded by Taylor

28.6

Edwards to Fleming, 1 wide, bouncer down the leg side, fielded by Ramdin

28.6

Edwards to Fleming, no run, Fleming on the back foot defending, fielded by Chanderpaul

New Zealand 155/1   FH Edwards 8-0-52-0

47.1

Edwards to Marshall, 1 leg bye, down leg side, Marshall tries to work it to onside, ball raps the pads and rolls down the square leg, leg byes signelled

47.2

Edwards to Styris, no run, short and quick bouncer on the stump, Styris pulls it and beaten by pace

47.3

Edwards to Styris, 1 leg bye, inswinging yorker, ball made contact with pads, huge appeal, umpire not interested, ball going down the leg side

47.4

Edwards to Marshall, 2 runs, good line and just short of a length, Marshall defends off the back foot to short covers, Edwards picks it and throws to stumps, over throw allows the batsmen to take extra run

47.5

Edwards to Marshall, 1 leg bye, another excellent delivery, swinging yorker, Marshall falls in this occassion, leg byes

47.6

Edwards to Styris, 1 run, short ball, Styris pulls, fielded by Ganga

New Zealand 267/6   FH Edwards 9-0-55-0

49.1

Edwards to Styris, 2 runs, straight full toss, Styris drives it away to wide of long-on, coupld of runs taken

49.2

Edwards to Styris, FOUR, low full toss on the stump, Edwards trying to bowl yorker, Styris swings it across, edge takes the ball to boudary ropes

49.3

Edwards to Styris, 2 runs, another full toss down the leg side, Styris plays the same shot and gets the bottom edge, but this time Bradshaw stops the ball and save couple of runs

49.4

Edwards to Styris, 2 runs, full toss down the leg side, Styris gets an edge, fielded by Bradshaw

49.5

Edwards to Styris, OUT, Gone! inswing yorker, Edwards gets a line this time, Styris shuffle across the tries to work that to onside, missed completly, ball crashes into the pads, huge appeal and Umpire have no doubt about that

SB Styris lbw b Edwards 36 (48m 34b 2x4 0x6) SR: 105.88

49.6

Edwards to Bond, OUT, Run Out!! yorker outside the leg stump, Bond makes room and tries to runs it towards thridman, got beaten, batsmen scramble for a run, Ramdin hits the stump, while Vettori well short of his crease, New Zealand sets the target of 289 runs

DL Vettori run out 0 (6m 0b 0x4 0x6) SR: -

New Zealand 288/9   FH Edwards 10-0-65-1
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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