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

0.2

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

New Zealand 5/0   JM How 4* (2b 1x4)   FH Edwards 0.2-0-5-0

5.1

Bradshaw to Astle, FOUR, Bang! good length delivery on the off stump, Astle charges down the track and lofts the ball over mid-off, great hit

New Zealand 26/0   NJ Astle 10* (9b 1x4)   IDR Bradshaw 2.1-0-10-0

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

New Zealand 31/0   NJ Astle 15* (14b 2x4)   FH Edwards 3.4-0-16-0

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

New Zealand 35/0   NJ Astle 19* (15b 3x4)   FH Edwards 3.5-0-20-0

8.1

Taylor to How, FOUR, down the leg side, How pulls it away

New Zealand 40/0   JM How 13* (35b 2x4)   JE Taylor 0.1-0-4-0

10.4

Taylor to How, FOUR, short leg side delivery, How plays a pull

New Zealand 50/0   JM How 21* (45b 3x4)   JE Taylor 1.4-0-11-0

10.6

Taylor to How, FOUR, good line but over-pitched, How edges it

New Zealand 54/0   JM How 25* (47b 4x4)   JE Taylor 2-0-15-0

11.5

Bradshaw to How, FOUR, good line but too full, How drives through the off side

New Zealand 64/0   JM How 29* (48b 5x4)   IDR Bradshaw 5.5-0-24-0

12.3

Taylor to How, FOUR, good length delivery, How drives it away

New Zealand 69/0   JM How 33* (50b 6x4)   JE Taylor 2.3-0-19-0

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

New Zealand 75/0   NJ Astle 28* (30b 4x4)   FH Edwards 4.1-0-24-0

13.2

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

New Zealand 79/0   NJ Astle 32* (31b 5x4)   FH Edwards 4.2-0-28-0

14.2

Taylor to How, FOUR, short and wide, How gets back quickly and pulls it away to in front of square

New Zealand 85/0   JM How 39* (54b 7x4)   JE Taylor 3.2-0-25-0

21.1

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

New Zealand 110/0   JM How 55* (78b 8x4)   DR Smith 3.1-0-17-0

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

New Zealand 123/0   NJ Astle 50* (58b 6x4)   DR Smith 4.1-0-25-0

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

New Zealand 131/0   JM How 65* (85b 9x4)   FH Edwards 5.3-0-35-0

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

New Zealand 136/0   NJ Astle 57* (65b 7x4)   FH Edwards 5.5-0-40-0

26.2

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

New Zealand 141/1   SP Fleming 4* (2b 1x4)   FH Edwards 6.2-0-45-0

29.6

Taylor to Fleming, FOUR, good length and wide of the off stump, Fleming driving

New Zealand 162/1   SP Fleming 13* (13b 2x4)   JE Taylor 5-0-34-0

32.1

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, wide of off stump, Fleming cuts

New Zealand 177/1   SP Fleming 22* (20b 3x4)   IDR Bradshaw 7.1-0-34-0

32.6

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, down the leg side, Fleming hits it on the leg side

New Zealand 185/1   SP Fleming 28* (23b 4x4)   IDR Bradshaw 8-0-42-0

36.6

Lewis to Fleming, FOUR, wide of off stump, Fleming cuts

New Zealand 205/1   SP Fleming 39* (37b 5x4)   RN Lewis 2-0-10-0

39.1

Smith to Fleming, FOUR, full delivery, Fleming driving

New Zealand 224/1   SP Fleming 55* (47b 6x4 1x6)   DR Smith 7.1-0-43-0

48.1

Gayle to Styris, FOUR, wide outside the off stump, Styris paddles it away

New Zealand 271/6   SB Styris 24* (26b 1x4)   CH Gayle 9.1-1-35-2

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

New Zealand 284/7   SB Styris 32* (31b 2x4)   FH Edwards 9.2-0-61-0
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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