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

West Indies in New Zealand ODI Series - 4th ODI

New Zealand v West Indies

New Zealand won by 91 runs

16.1

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, full outside the off stump, Fleming drives it away, fielded by Bradshaw

16.2

Smith to Vincent, no run, straight full toss, Vincent plays and misses, fielded by Ramdin

16.3

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, another full toss, Vincent drives the ball through mid-off

16.4

Smith to Fleming, no run, slower ball outside the off stump, beaten on the front foot

16.5

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

16.6

Smith to Fleming, 1 run, wide of the off stump, Fleming drives through the off side, fielded by Sarwan

New Zealand 100/0   DR Smith 1-0-5-0

18.1

Smith to Vincent, no run, down the leg side, flicks it away to mid wickt for a single

18.2

Smith to Vincent, no run, line and length, Vincent defends on the front foot, fielded by Smith

18.3

Smith to Vincent, no run, good length delivery, Vincent drives on the front foot, fielded by Ganga

18.4

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, down the leg side, Vincent works it through the leg side, fielded by Sarwan

18.5

Smith to Fleming, 1 wide, good length but down leg, fielded by Ramdin

18.5

Smith to Fleming, OUT, Gone! Smith bowilng round the wicket to Fleming, good length delivery outside the off stump and straighten, Fleming tries to work it to third man, thick edge and easy catch taken by Ramdin

SP Fleming c †Ramdin b Smith 67 (87m 59b 6x4 4x6) SR: 113.55

18.6

Smith to Astle, 5 runs, short of a length delivery outside the off stump, Astle defends it to backward point and off for a single, Gayle picks it up and throws to bowlers end, misses the stumps and there is no one to backup, ball travels fast to long-on fence

New Zealand 111/1   DR Smith 2-0-12-1

20.1

Smith to Vincent, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump. Vincent slashes it hard, top edged it, ball flies over in field

20.2

Smith to Vincent, no run, line and length, Vincent defends it away, fielded by Morton

20.3

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, short and wide, Vincent plays a pull-shot, fielded by Sarwan

20.4

Smith to Astle, no run, leg side delivery, Astle defends it, fielded by Smith

20.5

Smith to Astle, 2 wides, length but down leg, fielded by Ramdin

20.5

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, full delivery, Vincent gets an edge, fielded by Butler

20.6

Smith to Astle, 1 run, wide of off stump, Astle cuts, fielded by Bradshaw

New Zealand 120/1   DR Smith 3-0-21-1

22.1

Smith to Vincent, 1 bye, good line but over-pitched, Vincent misses the ball, fielded by Ganga

22.2

Smith to Astle, FOUR, Great shot! pitched up delivery, Astle times it well and driven through covers, excellent placement too

22.3

Smith to Astle, no run, down the leg side, Astle defends it away, fielded by Smith

22.4

Smith to Astle, 1 run, line and length, Astle drives it away, fielded by Butler

22.5

Smith to Vincent, no run, slower ball, off cutter, Vincent drives it in the air, fell just short of Bradshaw at mid-on

22.6

Smith to Vincent, SIX, Bang! similar delivery, Vincent this time picked it well and lofted over long-on fence, great timing

New Zealand 132/1   DR Smith 4-0-32-1

35.1

Smith to Astle, 1 run, line and length, Astle drives it away, fielded by Edwards

35.2

Smith to Vincent, 1 wide, down the leg side, fielded by Ramdin

35.2

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, length but down leg, Vincent hits it into the leg side, fielded by Hinds

35.3

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

35.4

Smith to Astle, no run, wide of off stump, Astle cuts off the back foot, fielded by Morton

35.5

Smith to Astle, no run, good line and length, Astle drives the ball off the back foot, fielded by Morton

35.6

Smith to Astle, 1 run, Fifty for Astle! down the leg side, plays to mid wicket and quick single taken

New Zealand 210/1   DR Smith 5-0-36-1

37.1

Smith to Astle, 1 run, full and outside the off stump, Astle drives on the front foot, fielded by Ganga

37.2

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, full toss wide of off stump, Vincent drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Edwards

37.3

Smith to Astle, no run, good length but down leg, Astle works it through the leg side, fielded by Gayle

37.4

Smith to Astle, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, Astle pulls it away, fielded by Morton

37.5

Smith to Vincent, FOUR, length ball outside the off stump, Vincent drives it away

37.6

Smith to Vincent, no run, line and length, Vincent edges the ball, fielded by Smith

New Zealand 226/1   DR Smith 6-0-43-1

39.1

Smith to Astle, FOUR, short and wide of off stump, Astle cuts it away nicely to deep backward point

39.2

Smith to Astle, 1 run, wide half volley, Astle drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Ganga

39.3

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, wide full toss, Vincent drives, fielded by Butler

39.4

Smith to Astle, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Astle driving, fielded by Edwards

39.5

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, full and outside the off stump, Vincent drives on the front foot, fielded by Edwards

39.6

Smith to Astle, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Astle plays a cut-shot, fielded by Sarwan

New Zealand 242/1   DR Smith 7-0-52-1

43.1

Smith to Vincent, 1 wide, length but down leg, fielded by Ramdin

43.1

Smith to Vincent, no run, good line and length, Vincent driving, fielded by Smith

43.2

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, Century! good length delivery outside the off stump, Vincent drives it to long-off and easy single taken, and that's Vincent 2nd ODI century, well played

43.3

Smith to Taylor, no run, line and length, Taylor defends, fielded by Smith

43.4

Smith to Taylor, 1 run, leg side delivery, Taylor drives on the on side, fielded by Sarwan

43.5

Smith to Vincent, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Vincent drives it away, fielded by Edwards

43.6

Smith to Taylor, 1 wide, down the legside, wide called, good work by Ramdin

43.6

Smith to Taylor, FOUR, short and wide of off stump, Taylor pulls off the back foot to deep mid wicket fence, great power in it!

New Zealand 272/2   DR Smith 8-0-61-1

45.1

Smith to Taylor, no run, good length delivery, Taylor drives through the off side, fielded by Smith

45.2

Smith to Taylor, 2 runs, length ball, Taylor drives the ball, fielded by Ganga

45.3

Smith to Taylor, FOUR, full toss down the leg side, Taylor hits it into the leg side

45.4

Smith to Taylor, 1 run, OUT, Run Out! fuller ball, Taylor drives it to long-on, batsmen completed the first run very hard, Styris called for the second one, big mix-up out there, Morton picks it up and throws to keeper, Taylore well short of his crease

LRPL Taylor run out 15 (13m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 150.00

45.5

Smith to McCullum, 1 run, good line and length, McCullum hits it into the leg side, fielded by Hinds

45.6

Smith to Styris, FOUR, full down leg side, Styris gets an edge

New Zealand 289/4   DR Smith 9-0-73-1
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

Mar 1, 2006

Wavell Hinds and Runako Morton anxiously await the third umpire's decision, New Zealand v West Indies, 4th ODI, Napier, March 1 2006

Wavell Hinds and Runako Morton anxiously await the third umpire's decision

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Mar 1, 2006

Runako Morton raises his bat after reaching his century, New Zealand v West Indies, 4th ODI, Napier, March 1 2006

Runako Morton raises his bat after reaching his century

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