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

2.3

Bradshaw to Vincent, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Vincent gets back and slashes it hard, thick edge and ball flies over slip fielder

New Zealand 7/0   L Vincent 5* (9b 1x4)   IDR Bradshaw 1.3-0-7-0

4.3

Bradshaw to Vincent, FOUR, short and down leg, Vincent pulls off the back foot

New Zealand 15/0   L Vincent 10* (17b 2x4)   IDR Bradshaw 2.3-0-12-0

8.4

Bradshaw to Vincent, FOUR, short of length delivery, Vincent plays that to onside, inside edge and ball races towards fine leng fence, keeper was staind up

New Zealand 35/0   L Vincent 22* (28b 3x4)   IDR Bradshaw 4.4-0-25-0

10.2

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, good length ball outside the off stump, Fleming gets forward and smacked it over bowler head, coupld of bounces before reaching boundary

New Zealand 40/0   SP Fleming 14* (27b 1x4 1x6)   IDR Bradshaw 5.2-0-30-0

10.3

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, Great shot! on the middle and leg stumps line, Fleming flicks it away nicely in the air to deep backward square leg

New Zealand 44/0   SP Fleming 18* (28b 2x4 1x6)   IDR Bradshaw 5.3-0-34-0

10.4

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, Four more! short ball wide outside the off stump, Fleming cuts it away to deep backward point, diving stop by the fielder goes in vain as the ball crosses the fence

New Zealand 48/0   SP Fleming 22* (29b 3x4 1x6)   IDR Bradshaw 5.4-0-38-0

10.5

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, Fleming on a song! drifting down the leg side, Fleming moves back and pulls the ball, inside edge and ball races to fine leg fence

New Zealand 52/0   SP Fleming 26* (30b 4x4 1x6)   IDR Bradshaw 5.5-0-42-0

12.1

Bradshaw to Fleming, FOUR, Fifty! short and wide outside the off stump, easy for Fleming to put that away to backward point boundary, Fifty came in quick fire!

New Zealand 78/0   SP Fleming 50* (36b 5x4 4x6)   IDR Bradshaw 6.1-0-47-0

13.3

Butler to Fleming, FOUR, short and wide again, Fleming gets back quickly and thrashes the ball to deep backward point fence

New Zealand 86/0   SP Fleming 56* (41b 6x4 4x6)   DK Butler 1.3-0-28-0

14.4

Bradshaw to Vincent, FOUR, short and wide of the off stump, Vincent cuts it

New Zealand 94/0   L Vincent 28* (44b 4x4)   IDR Bradshaw 7.4-0-55-0

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

New Zealand 115/1   L Vincent 36* (56b 5x4)   DR Smith 2.1-0-16-1

22.2

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

New Zealand 125/1   NJ Astle 10* (16b 1x4)   DR Smith 3.2-0-25-1

29.1

Gayle to Vincent, FOUR, Excellent shot! full toss on the stump, Vincent plays a reverse sweep to third man

New Zealand 163/1   L Vincent 60* (78b 6x4 1x6)   CH Gayle 4.1-0-17-0

33.6

Gayle to Vincent, FOUR, length but down leg, Vincent reverse-sweeps the ball

New Zealand 198/1   L Vincent 71* (90b 7x4 1x6)   CH Gayle 7-0-31-0

34.6

Hinds to Vincent, FOUR, wide outside the off stump, Vincent drives the ball into the gap between cover and mid-off, Smith coming across the stop the ball, but couldn't hold that one

New Zealand 206/1   L Vincent 77* (92b 8x4 1x6)   WW Hinds 2-0-15-0

36.4

Hinds to Astle, FOUR, wide of off stump, Astle pulls

New Zealand 218/1   NJ Astle 54* (67b 2x4 2x6)   WW Hinds 2.4-0-22-0

37.5

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

New Zealand 226/1   L Vincent 86* (98b 9x4 1x6)   DR Smith 5.5-0-43-1

38.4

Sarwan to Vincent, FOUR, length ball, Vincent cuts it away

New Zealand 233/1   L Vincent 92* (101b 10x4 1x6)   RR Sarwan 0.4-0-7-0

39.1

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

New Zealand 237/1   NJ Astle 62* (74b 3x4 2x6)   DR Smith 6.1-0-47-1

40.2

Sarwan to Astle, FOUR, short ball, Astle gets back and pulls it over mid-wicket, ball went like a bullet

New Zealand 248/1   NJ Astle 71* (79b 4x4 2x6)   RR Sarwan 1.2-0-13-0

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   LRPL Taylor 5* (3b 1x4)   DR Smith 8-0-61-1

45.3

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

New Zealand 283/3   LRPL Taylor 14* (9b 2x4)   DR Smith 8.3-0-67-1

45.6

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

New Zealand 289/4   SB Styris 5* (2b 1x4)   DR Smith 9-0-73-1

48.1

Bradshaw to McCullum, FOUR, Great shot! short and wide outside the off stump, McCullam smashes the ball to deep mid wicket, great placement

New Zealand 311/5   BB McCullum 15* (7b 1x4 1x6)   IDR Bradshaw 9.1-0-63-0
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

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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