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

0.1

Mills to Gayle, no run, good length delivery, Gayle pushes it off the back foot to Vincent at cover

0.2

Mills to Gayle, no run, good line and length delivery, Gayle plays and misses, fielded by McCullum

0.3

Mills to Gayle, no run, fuller ball, defends it to point

0.4

Mills to Gayle, no run, good length delivery, Gayle drives the ball and made no contact with bat, McCullam does the rest

0.5

Mills to Gayle, no run, line and length, Gayle lets it go past, fielded by McCullum

0.6

Mills to Gayle, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, swining away, Gayle plays and misses the ball

Shane Bond to share the new ball

End of over 1 (maiden) West Indies 0/0 (325 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 0.00, RRR: 6.63)
CH Gayle    0* (6b)      KD Mills    1-1-0-0
D Ganga    0* (0b)     

1.1

Bond to Ganga, no run, pitched outside the off stump and nipping back in, Ganga defends it and got beaten

1.2

Bond to Ganga, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Ganga cuts it away to third man

1.3

Bond to Gayle, FOUR, fuller ball onn the leg stump, Gayle moves back and glances it away to fine leg

1.4

Bond to Gayle, no run, good length delivery on the stump, Gayle tries to work it to onside, leading edge and ball flies towards cover, but fell short of the fielder

1.5

Bond to Gayle, 1 run, good length delivery, Gayle drives on the front foot, fielded by Vettori

1.6

Bond to Ganga, 1 wide, wayward wide outside the off stump, swinging away further, Ganga went after it, not made a contact with bat

1.6

Bond to Ganga, no run, short of a length, Ganga plays and misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

End of over 2 (7 runs) West Indies 7/0 (318 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 3.50, RRR: 6.62)
D Ganga    1* (3b)      SE Bond    1-0-7-0
CH Gayle    5* (9b 1x4)      KD Mills    1-1-0-0

2.1

Mills to Gayle, 1 wide, wayward wide outside the off stump, left alone, wide called

2.1

Mills to Gayle, no run, length ball outside the off stump, moving away, left alone, very close to be call wide

2.2

Mills to Gayle, OUT, Gone! pitched middle and off stump line and coming back in, Gayle misjudege the line and offered no stroke, ball crashes into the pads inline of the stumps, loud appeal and Umpire Bowden raises his finger

CH Gayle lbw b Mills 5 (9m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 45.45

2.3

Mills to Morton, 1 wide, good length but down leg, fielded by McCullum

2.3

Mills to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton keeps it out, fielded by Mills

2.4

Mills to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton drives through the off side, fielded by Bond

2.5

Mills to Morton, FOUR, over pitched delivery, Morton drives it away nicely through wide of mid-off fielder, great timing

2.6

Mills to Morton, FOUR, another one! good length delivery outside the off stump, Morton drives the ball wide of mid-off

End of over 3 (10 runs) West Indies 17/1 (308 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 5.66, RRR: 6.55)
RS Morton    8* (4b 2x4)      KD Mills    2-1-10-1
D Ganga    1* (3b)      SE Bond    1-0-7-0

3.1

Bond to Ganga, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Ganga lets it go past, fielded by McCullum

3.2

Bond to Ganga, no run, short of a length, Ganga plays and misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

3.3

Bond to Ganga, no run, short of a length and outside off stump, Ganga lets it go past, fielded by McCullum

3.4

Bond to Ganga, no run, pitched outiside the off stump, swinging in, Ganga gets forward and blocks the ball, beaten by the swing

3.5

Bond to Ganga, 2 runs, half-volley outside the off stump, Gange drives it, mistimed it, Astle chases the ball

3.6

Bond to Ganga, no run, short of a length delivery, Ganga pushes it to off side and calls for a single, batsmen taken it comfortably

End of over 4 (2 runs) West Indies 19/1 (306 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 4.75, RRR: 6.65)
D Ganga    3* (9b)      SE Bond    2-0-9-0
RS Morton    8* (4b 2x4)      KD Mills    2-1-10-1

4.1

Mills to Morton, 1 run, short and wide, Morton defends it, fielded by Marshall

4.2

Mills to Ganga, no run, fuller ball on the legs, Ganga flicks the ball to fine leg, deep fielder tries to stop the ball, but failed

4.3

Mills to Ganga, FOUR, full and on the legs, Ganga hits it on the leg side

4.4

Mills to Ganga, no run, good length but down leg, Ganga edges the ball, fielded by Vettori

4.5

Mills to Ganga, 1 wide, short and wide of off stump, fielded by McCullum

4.5

Mills to Ganga, no run, good line and length delivery, Ganga defends off the back foot, fielded by Taylor

4.6

Mills to Ganga, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Ganga drives through the off side, fielded by Bond

End of over 5 (6 runs) West Indies 25/1 (300 runs required from 45 overs, RR: 5.00, RRR: 6.66)
D Ganga    7* (14b 1x4)      KD Mills    3-1-16-1
RS Morton    9* (5b 2x4)      SE Bond    2-0-9-0

5.1

Bond to Morton, no run, short and wide, Morton leaves it, fielded by McCullum

5.2

Bond to Morton, no run, short and wide of off stump, Morton defends off the back foot, fielded by Vincent

5.3

Bond to Morton, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, left alone

5.4

Bond to Morton, no run, good length delivery, kept low, beaten the batsman

5.5

Bond to Morton, no run, good length delivery, cutting back in, defensively played to cover

5.6

Bond to Morton, no run, line and length, Morton lets it go past, fielded by McCullum

End of over 6 (maiden) West Indies 25/1 (300 runs required from 44 overs, RR: 4.16, RRR: 6.81)
RS Morton    9* (11b 2x4)      SE Bond    3-1-9-0
D Ganga    7* (14b 1x4)      KD Mills    3-1-16-1

6.1

Mills to Ganga, no run, down the leg side, Ganga defends it, fielded by Fulton

6.2

Mills to Ganga, no run, short of a length delivery, Ganga defends it, leading edge and ball didn't carry to the fielder

6.3

Mills to Ganga, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump, Ganga pulls it away to deep mid wicket

6.4

Mills to Ganga, 1 run, good line and length, Ganga works it through the leg side, fielded by Taylor

6.5

Mills to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton driving off the back foot, fielded by Bond

6.6

Mills to Ganga, no run, line and length, Ganga defends, fielded by Vincent

End of over 7 (6 runs) West Indies 31/1 (294 runs required from 43 overs, RR: 4.42, RRR: 6.83)
D Ganga    12* (19b 2x4)      KD Mills    4-1-22-1
RS Morton    10* (12b 2x4)      SE Bond    3-1-9-0

7.1

Bond to Morton, 2 runs, over pitched, drives it hardly, half stop by the fielder slows down the pace, couple of runs taken

7.2

Bond to Morton, no run, line and length, Morton plays but misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

7.3

Bond to Morton, no run, line and length, Morton defends it, fielded by Marshall

7.4

Bond to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton gets an edge, fielded by Vettori

7.5

Bond to Ganga, 1 leg bye, down the leg side, Ganga plays and misses, fielded by Taylor

7.6

Bond to Morton, 1 wide, short and wide of the off stump, fielded by McCullum

7.6

Bond to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton on the back foot defending, fielded by Mills

Scott Styris being introduce into the attack now

End of over 8 (6 runs) West Indies 37/1 (288 runs required from 42 overs, RR: 4.62, RRR: 6.85)
RS Morton    14* (17b 2x4)      SE Bond    4-1-14-0
D Ganga    12* (20b 2x4)      KD Mills    4-1-22-1

8.1

Styris to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, shaping away, Morton plays the ball and misses

8.2

Styris to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton on the back foot defending, fielded by Vincent

8.3

Styris to Morton, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Morton works it away to third man

8.4

Styris to Ganga, 2 runs, short and wide of the off stump, width offered, Ganga cuts the ball to backward point, third man comes across and fields it

8.5

Styris to Ganga, no run, good length delivery, Ganga defends it, fielded by Vincent

8.6

Styris to Ganga, no run, good line and length, Ganga defends it, fielded by Marshall

End of over 9 (3 runs) West Indies 40/1 (285 runs required from 41 overs, RR: 4.44, RRR: 6.95)
D Ganga    14* (23b 2x4)      SB Styris    1-0-3-0
RS Morton    15* (20b 2x4)      SE Bond    4-1-14-0

9.1

Bond to Morton, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Morton pushes the ball to backward point, Marshall is the fielder there

9.2

Bond to Morton, no run, inswinging yorker, Morton digs it out well

9.3

Bond to Morton, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Morton edges it, fielded by Astle

9.4

Bond to Ganga, no run, good length delivery, Ganga defends, fielded by Bond

9.5

Bond to Ganga, 1 run, short and wide of the off stump, Ganga plays a cut-shot, fielded by Mills

9.6

Bond to Morton, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Morton cuts it and got inside edge, ball races to fine leg fence

Power Play 2 (15-20) opted by Stephen Fleming

End of over 10 (6 runs) West Indies 46/1 (279 runs required from 40 overs, RR: 4.60, RRR: 6.97)
RS Morton    20* (24b 3x4)      SE Bond    5-1-20-0
D Ganga    15* (25b 2x4)      SB Styris    1-0-3-0

10.1

Styris to Ganga, OUT, Gone! good length delivery just outside the off stump, Ganga drives the ball in the air to mid-on, easy catch for Mills there

D Ganga c Mills b Styris 15 (43m 26b 2x4 0x6) SR: 57.69

Danish Ramdin got promoted in the batting order

10.2

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

10.3

Styris to Ramdin, 1 run, good length but down leg, Ramdin works it through the leg side, fielded by Mills

10.4

Styris to Morton, 1 run, leg side delivery, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Taylor

10.5

Styris to Ramdin, FOUR, good length but wide of the off stump, Ramdin edges the ball

10.6

Styris to Ramdin, 1 run, leg side delivery, Ramdin drives on the on side, fielded by Vettori

End of over 11 (7 runs) West Indies 53/2 (272 runs required from 39 overs, RR: 4.81, RRR: 6.97)
D Ramdin    6* (4b 1x4)      SB Styris    2-0-10-1
RS Morton    21* (25b 3x4)      SE Bond    5-1-20-0

11.1

Bond to Ramdin, 1 run, full and wide of the off stump, Ramdin driving, fielded by Astle

11.2

Bond to Morton, 1 run, short and wide of off stump, Morton drives the ball off the back foot, fielded by Fulton

11.3

Bond to Ramdin, 1 run, good length but down leg, Ramdin hits it on the leg side, fielded by Taylor

11.4

Bond to Morton, FOUR, short of length delivery, Morton gets back quicky and eases it to cover point, excellent shot

11.5

Bond to Morton, no run, full and wide of the off stump, Morton drives, fielded by Vincent

11.6

Bond to Morton, 1 leg bye, Morton plays but misses the ball, fielded by Taylor

End of over 12 (8 runs) West Indies 61/2 (264 runs required from 38 overs, RR: 5.08, RRR: 6.94)
RS Morton    26* (29b 4x4)      SE Bond    6-1-27-0
D Ramdin    8* (6b 1x4)      SB Styris    2-0-10-1

12.1

Styris to Morton, no run, leg side delivery, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Astle

12.2

Styris to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton pushes forward, fielded by Vincent

12.3

Styris to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Fulton

12.4

Styris to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton keeps it out, fielded by Vincent

12.5

Styris to Morton, no run, good line but full, Morton drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Styris

12.6

Styris to Morton, no run, short of a length and outside off stump, Morton defends it, fielded by Marshall

Kyle Mills is back

End of over 13 (maiden) West Indies 61/2 (264 runs required from 37 overs, RR: 4.69, RRR: 7.13)
RS Morton    26* (35b 4x4)      SB Styris    3-1-10-1
D Ramdin    8* (6b 1x4)      SE Bond    6-1-27-0

13.1

Mills to Ramdin, no run, good length delivery, Ramdin drives the ball to cover

13.2

Mills to Ramdin, 2 runs, on the middle and leg stump, Ramdin drives back, just wide of bowler, Mills had a finger on it

13.3

Mills to Ramdin, 1 wide, wide of off stump, fielded by McCullum

13.3

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

13.4

Mills to Ramdin, no run, full and wide of the off stump, Ramdin drives, fielded by Astle

13.5

Mills to Ramdin, OUT, Got him! good length delivery around the off stump, extra bounce, Ramdin slashes the ball on the front foot, thick edge and ball flies to slips, Styris took the catch at first slip, West Indian in a bit of trouble here

D Ramdin c Styris b Mills 10 (15m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

13.6

Mills to Sarwan, no run, length ball, Sarwan leaves it, fielded by McCullum

End of over 14 (3 runs) West Indies 64/3 (261 runs required from 36 overs, RR: 4.57, RRR: 7.25)
RR Sarwan    0* (1b)      KD Mills    5-1-25-2
RS Morton    26* (35b 4x4)      SB Styris    3-1-10-1

14.1

Styris to Morton, 2 runs, length but down leg, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Patel

14.2

Styris to Morton, 1 run, good length delivery, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Fulton

14.3

Styris to Sarwan, no run, good line and length, Sarwan on the back foot defending, fielded by McCullum

14.4

Styris to Sarwan, 1 run, leg side delivery, Sarwan hits it on the leg side, fielded by Patel

14.5

Styris to Morton, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Morton defends it, fielded by Marshall

14.6

Styris to Morton, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Morton defends it away, fielded by Mills

3rd and Last Power Play (16-20) has been taken now

End of over 15 (5 runs) West Indies 69/3 (256 runs required from 35 overs, RR: 4.60, RRR: 7.31)
RS Morton    30* (39b 4x4)      SB Styris    4-1-15-1
RR Sarwan    1* (3b)      KD Mills    5-1-25-2

15.1

Mills to Morton, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Morton plays and misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

15.2

Mills to Morton, 1 run, good length but down leg, Morton drives the ball, fielded by Vettori

15.3

Mills to Sarwan, no run, good length delivery, Sarwan pushes forward to cover fielder

15.4

Mills to Sarwan, no run, good line and length delivery, Sarwan drives the ball to mid-off

15.5

Mills to Sarwan, 3 runs, on the legs, Sarwan flicks it away to deep backward square leg, ball travels fast to the boundary rops, Jeetan Patel does well and stopped the ball before it crosses the fence. saved a run

15.6

Mills to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton defends off the back foot, fielded by Marshall

Drinks called in

End of over 16 (4 runs) West Indies 73/3 (252 runs required from 34 overs, RR: 4.56, RRR: 7.41)
RS Morton    31* (42b 4x4)      KD Mills    6-1-29-2
RR Sarwan    4* (6b)      SB Styris    4-1-15-1

16.1

Styris to Sarwan, FOUR, excellent shot! fuller ball outside the off stump, Sarwan drives it away though cover

16.2

Styris to Sarwan, no run, good length but down leg, Sarwan works it through the leg side, fielded by Taylor

16.3

Styris to Sarwan, no run, good length but down leg, Sarwan defends it, fielded by Styris

16.4

Styris to Sarwan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Sarwan makes himself room and cuts it away to deep backward point

16.5

Styris to Sarwan, no run, good length but down leg, Sarwan defends it to short mid wicket

16.6

Styris to Sarwan, 1 run, good line and back of a length, Sarwan driving, fielded by Astle

End of over 17 (9 runs) West Indies 82/3 (243 runs required from 33 overs, RR: 4.82, RRR: 7.36)
RR Sarwan    13* (12b 2x4)      SB Styris    5-1-24-1
RS Morton    31* (42b 4x4)      KD Mills    6-1-29-2

17.1

Mills to Sarwan, no run, slightly over pitched, drives straight to Vincent at cover

17.2

Mills to Sarwan, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Sarwan cuts it away, fielded by Taylor

17.3

Mills to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton on the back foot defending, fielded by Marshall

17.4

Mills to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Fulton

17.5

Mills to Sarwan, no run, good length delivery, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Vincent

17.6

Mills to Sarwan, 1 run, down the leg side, Sarwan defends it away, fielded by Fulton

End of over 18 (3 runs) West Indies 85/3 (240 runs required from 32 overs, RR: 4.72, RRR: 7.50)
RR Sarwan    15* (16b 2x4)      KD Mills    7-1-32-2
RS Morton    32* (44b 4x4)      SB Styris    5-1-24-1

18.1

Styris to Sarwan, 2 runs, down the leg side, Sarwan hits it into the leg side, fielded by Patel

18.2

Styris to Sarwan, 1 run, short and wide, Sarwan driving off the back foot, fielded by Vincent

18.3

Styris to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton drives it away, fielded by Bond

18.4

Styris to Morton, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Morton cuts, fielded by Taylor

18.5

Styris to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton keeps it out, fielded by Marshall

18.6

Styris to Morton, 1 run, length ball, Morton drives through the off side, fielded by Vincent

End of over 19 (4 runs) West Indies 89/3 (236 runs required from 31 overs, RR: 4.68, RRR: 7.61)
RS Morton    33* (48b 4x4)      SB Styris    6-1-28-1
RR Sarwan    18* (18b 2x4)      KD Mills    7-1-32-2

19.1

Mills to Morton, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, Morton runs it down third man

19.2

Mills to Sarwan, 1 run, good length but down leg, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Bond

19.3

Mills to Morton, 1 run, line and length, Morton defends the ball with soft hands to cover, quick single taken

19.4

Mills to Sarwan, no run, good line and length, Sarwan defends it away, fielded by Mills

19.5

Mills to Sarwan, 1 run, too full and on the pads, Sarwan works it through the leg side, fielded by Patel

19.6

Mills to Morton, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Morton cuts it away, fielded by Vettori

Super Sub Jeetan Patel comes into the attack

End of over 20 (5 runs) West Indies 94/3 (231 runs required from 30 overs, RR: 4.70, RRR: 7.70)
RS Morton    36* (51b 4x4)      KD Mills    8-1-37-2
RR Sarwan    20* (21b 2x4)      SB Styris    6-1-28-1

20.1

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton keeps it out, fielded by Styris

20.2

Patel to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton gets an edge, fielded by Vincent

20.3

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton defends it away, fielded by Astle

20.4

Patel to Morton, no run, length but down leg, Morton works it through the leg side, fielded by Taylor

20.5

Patel to Morton, 1 run, length but down leg, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Marshall

20.6

Patel to Sarwan, 2 runs, good length but wide of the off stump, Sarwan cuts it away, fielded by Bond

End of over 21 (3 runs) West Indies 97/3 (228 runs required from 29 overs, RR: 4.61, RRR: 7.86)
RR Sarwan    22* (22b 2x4)      JS Patel    1-0-3-0
RS Morton    37* (56b 4x4)      KD Mills    8-1-37-2

21.1

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton hits it on the leg side

21.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton defends

21.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, half volley, Morton drives it away, fielded by Vettori

21.4

Vettori to Morton, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Morton gets an edge

21.5

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton defends it, fielded by Vincent

21.6

Vettori to Sarwan, 2 runs, half volley, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Mills

End of over 22 (3 runs) West Indies 100/3 (225 runs required from 28 overs, RR: 4.54, RRR: 8.03)
RR Sarwan    24* (23b 2x4)      DL Vettori    1-0-3-0
RS Morton    38* (61b 4x4)      JS Patel    1-0-3-0

22.1

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton defends it

22.2

Patel to Morton, 1 run, wide half volley, Morton drives the ball through the off side

22.3

Patel to Sarwan, 3 runs, good length delivery, Sarwan cuts off the back foot

22.4

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton works it through the leg side

22.5

Patel to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton hits it on the leg side

22.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, too full and on the pads, Morton works it through the leg side in front of square leg to the deep.

End of over 23 (5 runs) West Indies 105/3 (220 runs required from 27 overs, RR: 4.56, RRR: 8.14)
RS Morton    40* (66b 4x4)      JS Patel    2-0-8-0
RR Sarwan    27* (24b 2x4)      DL Vettori    1-0-3-0

23.1

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton drives off the back foot

23.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line but too full, Morton defends it, fielded by Vettori

23.3

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, length ball, Morton drives on the on side to wide mid-on for a single.

23.4

Vettori to Sarwan, 1 run, good length delivery, Sarwan works it through the leg side behind square leg for a single

23.5

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Morton cuts it away to sweeper cover for a single.

23.6

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, good length delivery, Sarwan keeps it out to the off side.

End of over 24 (3 runs) West Indies 108/3 (217 runs required from 26 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 8.34)
RR Sarwan    28* (26b 2x4)      DL Vettori    2-0-6-0
RS Morton    42* (70b 4x4)      JS Patel    2-0-8-0

24.1

Patel to Morton, 1 run, good line but full, Morton drives the ball through the off side

24.2

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, Sarwan drives, fielded by Styris

24.3

Patel to Morton, 1 run, good line but full, Morton drives the ball, fielded by Mills

24.4

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, half volley, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Bond

24.5

Patel to Morton, no run, leg side delivery, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Vettori

24.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton defends it away, fielded by Marshall

End of over 25 (5 runs) West Indies 113/3 (212 runs required from 25 overs, RR: 4.52, RRR: 8.48)
RS Morton    45* (74b 4x4)      JS Patel    3-0-13-0
RR Sarwan    30* (28b 2x4)      DL Vettori    2-0-6-0

25.1

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton defends it, fielded by Vincent

25.2

Vettori to Sarwan, 1 run, good length but down leg, Sarwan hits it into the leg side, fielded by Fulton

25.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton defends it, fielded by Vettori

25.4

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Styris

25.5

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, good length delivery, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Vincent

25.6

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Sarwan cuts it, fielded by Marshall

End of over 26 (3 runs) West Indies 116/3 (209 runs required from 24 overs, RR: 4.46, RRR: 8.70)
RR Sarwan    31* (31b 2x4)      DL Vettori    3-0-9-0
RS Morton    47* (77b 4x4)      JS Patel    3-0-13-0

26.1

Patel to Morton, no run, line and length, Morton defends back to the bowler

26.2

Patel to Morton, 1 run, leg side delivery, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Taylor

26.3

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, length ball, Sarwan drives it away, fielded by Mills

26.4

Patel to Morton, 3 runs, Fifty! tossed up delivery outside the off stump, Morton pushes it and thick edge to third man

26.5

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, full toss on the stumps, Sarwan drives through the on side, fielded by Mills

26.6

Patel to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton driving, fielded by Patel

End of over 27 (6 runs) West Indies 122/3 (203 runs required from 23 overs, RR: 4.51, RRR: 8.82)
RS Morton    51* (81b 4x4)      JS Patel    4-0-19-0
RR Sarwan    33* (33b 2x4)      DL Vettori    3-0-9-0

27.1

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, good line and length delivery, Sarwan drives on the front foot, fielded by Vincent

27.2

Vettori to Sarwan, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Sarwan cuts it away, fielded by Vincent

27.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton defends it away, fielded by Marshall

27.4

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, full delivery, Morton driving, fielded by Mills

27.5

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, leg side delivery, Sarwan plays but misses the ball

27.6

Vettori to Sarwan, no run, good line and length, Sarwan plays and misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

End of over 28 (2 runs) West Indies 124/3 (201 runs required from 22 overs, RR: 4.42, RRR: 9.13)
RR Sarwan    34* (37b 2x4)      DL Vettori    4-0-11-0
RS Morton    52* (83b 4x4)      JS Patel    4-0-19-0

28.1

Patel to Morton, no run, good length but down leg, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Fulton

28.2

Patel to Morton, 1 run, full delivery, Morton driving, fielded by Mills

28.3

Patel to Sarwan, SIX, Great shot! flighted delivery on the stump, Sarwan comes down the track and lofts it over deep mid wicket, ball travel into the crowd

28.4

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, good length delivery, Sarwan defends it, fielded by Marshall

28.5

Patel to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton defends, fielded by Marshall

28.6

Patel to Morton, no run, Morton keeps it out, fielded by Fulton

End of over 29 (8 runs) West Indies 132/3 (193 runs required from 21 overs, RR: 4.55, RRR: 9.19)
RS Morton    53* (87b 4x4)      JS Patel    5-0-27-0
RR Sarwan    41* (39b 2x4 1x6)      DL Vettori    4-0-11-0

29.1

Vettori to Sarwan, 1 run, OUT, Run Out! flighted ball on the stumps, Sarwan drives the ball to long-off, runs hard the first one and called for second, Mills quick on the ball and throws to bowlers end, Sarwan well short of his crease

RR Sarwan run out 42 (58m 40b 2x4 1x6) SR: 105.00

29.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Vincent

29.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton defends on the front foot, fielded by Vettori

29.4

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line and back of a length, Morton drives the ball off the back foot, fielded by Mills

29.5

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, length ball, Chanderpaul defends on the front foot, fielded by Vincent

29.6

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, length ball, Chanderpaul hits it into the leg side, fielded by Fulton

End of over 30 (2 runs) West Indies 134/4 (191 runs required from 20 overs, RR: 4.46, RRR: 9.55)
S Chanderpaul    0* (2b)      DL Vettori    5-0-13-0
RS Morton    54* (90b 4x4)      JS Patel    5-0-27-0

30.1

Patel to Morton, 1 run, good line but full, Morton drives the ball, fielded by Bond

Patel coming round the wicket now

30.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, good line and length delivery, Chanderpaul defends it, fielded by Vincent

30.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, length but down leg, Chanderpaul hits it into the leg side, fielded by Styris

30.4

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Fulton

30.5

Patel to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Fulton

30.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, on the legs, flicks it the ball to deep mid wicket

End of over 31 (3 runs) West Indies 137/4 (188 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 4.41, RRR: 9.89)
RS Morton    56* (94b 4x4)      JS Patel    6-0-30-0
S Chanderpaul    1* (4b)      DL Vettori    5-0-13-0

31.1

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton defends it, fielded by Vincent

31.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton edges the ball, fielded by Marshall

31.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, flighted delivery, driven to long-on

31.4

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, Morton drives through the on side, fielded by Mills

31.5

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, line and length, Chanderpaul works it through the leg side, fielded by Taylor

31.6

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, line and length, Chanderpaul keeps it out, fielded by Vettori

End of over 32 (1 run) West Indies 138/4 (187 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 4.31, RRR: 10.38)
S Chanderpaul    1* (6b)      DL Vettori    6-0-14-0
RS Morton    57* (98b 4x4)      JS Patel    6-0-30-0

32.1

Patel to Morton, 2 runs, length ball outside the off stump, Morton pushes it off the back foot, fielded by Fulton

32.2

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

32.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, length but down leg, Chanderpaul works it through the leg side, fielded by Styris

32.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, half volley, Chanderpaul drives it away, fielded by Patel

32.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, short and down leg, Chanderpaul works it through the leg side, fielded by Styris

32.6

Patel to Morton, no run, wide outside the off stump, Morton cuts off the back foot, fielded by Vincent

End of over 33 (4 runs) West Indies 142/4 (183 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 4.30, RRR: 10.76)
RS Morton    60* (101b 4x4)      JS Patel    7-0-34-0
S Chanderpaul    2* (9b)      DL Vettori    6-0-14-0

33.1

Bond to Chanderpaul, no run, line and length, Chanderpaul gets an edge, fielded by Bond

33.2

Bond to Chanderpaul, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Chanderpaul defends it, fielded by Vincent

33.3

Bond to Chanderpaul, 1 run, Chanderpaul keeps it out, fielded by Marshall

33.4

Bond to Morton, FOUR, length ball, Morton pushes it off the back foot

33.5

Bond to Morton, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Styris

33.6

Bond to Chanderpaul, 1 run, short leg side delivery, Chanderpaul works it through the leg side, fielded by Mills

End of over 34 (7 runs) West Indies 149/4 (176 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 4.38, RRR: 11.00)
S Chanderpaul    4* (13b)      SE Bond    7-1-34-0
RS Morton    65* (103b 5x4)      JS Patel    7-0-34-0

34.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Chanderpaul pushes it off the back foot, fielded by Bond

34.2

Patel to Morton, FOUR, flighted delivery, Morton comes down the track and lofts it over mid-on

34.3

Patel to Morton, 1 run, down the leg side, Morton gets an edge, fielded by Styris

34.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, good line and length, Chanderpaul drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Marshall

34.5

Patel to Morton, FOUR, full toss on the stumps, Morton drives through the on side

34.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, full and on the legs, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Fulton

Time for drinks

End of over 35 (12 runs) West Indies 161/4 (164 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 4.60, RRR: 10.93)
RS Morton    75* (107b 7x4)      JS Patel    8-0-46-0
S Chanderpaul    6* (15b)      SE Bond    7-1-34-0

35.1

Bond to Morton, no run, short ball, Morton plays but misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

35.2

Bond to Morton, 1 run, good line and just short of a length, Morton pulls it away to deep mid-wicket

35.3

Bond to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, wide of off stump, Chanderpaul cuts, fielded by Bond

35.4

Bond to Chanderpaul, 1 run, line and length, Chanderpaul works it through the leg side, fielded by Astle

35.5

Bond to Morton, (no ball) 2 runs, short delivery, Morton pulls the ball to deep mid-wicket, no ball signelled

35.5

Bond to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton edges the ball, fielded by Bond

35.6

Bond to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton defends on the front foot, fielded by Bond

Scott Styris being brought back into the attack

End of over 36 (7 runs) West Indies 168/4 (157 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 4.66, RRR: 11.21)
RS Morton    78* (112b 7x4)      SE Bond    8-1-41-0
S Chanderpaul    9* (17b)      JS Patel    8-0-46-0

36.1

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 run, good length delivery, Chanderpaul drives it to long-on, easy single taken

36.2

Styris to Morton, no run, leg side delivery, Morton plays but misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

36.3

Styris to Morton, 1 run, short of length delivery, Morton punches it tos short third man and scarmble for a run

36.4

Styris to Chanderpaul, no run, line and length, Chanderpaul driving off the back foot, fielded by Vettori

36.5

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pitched up, driven to deep extra cover

36.6

Styris to Morton, 1 run, wide of off stump, Morton pushes it off the back foot, fielded by Bond

Daniel Vettori brings himself into the attack

End of over 37 (4 runs) West Indies 172/4 (153 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 4.64, RRR: 11.76)
RS Morton    80* (115b 7x4)      SB Styris    7-1-32-1
S Chanderpaul    11* (20b)      SE Bond    8-1-41-0

37.1

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, tossed up on the stump, Driven to long-on on the back foot

37.2

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Chanderpaul drives it away, fielded by Vincent

37.3

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, good line but over-pitched, Chanderpaul edges it, fielded by Vincent

37.4

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, line and length, Chanderpaul defends on the front foot, fielded by Mills

37.5

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, good length delivery, Chanderpaul hits it on the leg side, fielded by Taylor

37.6

Vettori to Chanderpaul, no run, length ball, Chanderpaul plays and misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

End of over 38 (1 run) West Indies 173/4 (152 runs required from 12 overs, RR: 4.55, RRR: 12.66)
S Chanderpaul    11* (25b)      DL Vettori    7-0-15-0
RS Morton    81* (116b 7x4)      SB Styris    7-1-32-1

38.1

Styris to Morton, no run, line and length, Morton drives it away, fielded by Vettori

38.2

Styris to Morton, 1 run, length but down leg, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Taylor

38.3

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 leg bye, leg side delivery, Chanderpaul plays but misses the ball, fielded by Astle

38.4

Styris to Morton, 1 run, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Fulton

38.5

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 run, line and length, Chanderpaul drives it away, fielded by Bond

38.6

Styris to Morton, 1 run, leg side delivery, Morton hits it into the leg side, fielded by Astle

End of over 39 (5 runs) West Indies 178/4 (147 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 4.56, RRR: 13.36)
RS Morton    84* (120b 7x4)      SB Styris    8-1-36-1
S Chanderpaul    12* (27b)      DL Vettori    7-0-15-0

39.1

Vettori to Morton, 2 runs, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Patel

39.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, good length but down leg, Morton plays and misses the ball

39.3

Vettori to Morton, no run, good line and length delivery, Morton misses the ball, fielded by McCullum

39.4

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Morton cuts off the back foot, fielded by Vincent

39.5

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run, wide of the off stump, Chanderpaul drives through the off side, fielded by Fulton

39.6

Vettori to Morton, 2 runs, length ball, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Mills

End of over 40 (6 runs) West Indies 184/4 (141 runs required from 60 balls, RR: 4.60, RRR: 14.10)
RS Morton    89* (125b 7x4)      DL Vettori    8-0-21-0
S Chanderpaul    13* (28b)      SB Styris    8-1-36-1

40.1

Styris to Chanderpaul, FOUR, Bang! good length ball outside the off stump, Chanderpaul picks it up early and lobs the ball over mid-wicket

40.2

Styris to Chanderpaul, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Chanderpaul plays a cut-shot, fielded by Vincent

40.3

Styris to Chanderpaul, FOUR, slower ball, well pitched up, Chanderpaul hoicks it to long-off fence

40.4

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 wide, leg side delivery, fielded by McCullum

40.4

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Chanderpaul drives, fielded by Mills

40.5

Styris to Morton, 5 wides, Oh dear! full toss down the leg side, both the batsman and keeper misses the ball

40.5

Styris to Morton, 1 run, half volley, Morton drives it away, fielded by Mills

40.6

Styris to Chanderpaul, 1 run, down the leg side, Chanderpaul drives through the off side, fielded by Mills

End of over 41 (17 runs) West Indies 201/4 (124 runs required from 54 balls, RR: 4.90, RRR: 13.77)
S Chanderpaul    23* (33b 2x4)      SB Styris    9-1-53-1
RS Morton    90* (126b 7x4)      DL Vettori    8-0-21-0

41.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run, length ball, Chanderpaul drives the ball, fielded by Bond

41.2

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, wide of off stump, Morton cuts, fielded by Astle

41.3

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Chanderpaul edges it, fielded by Taylor

41.4

Vettori to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton drives it away, fielded by Vettori

41.5

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton cuts it away, fielded by Astle

41.6

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, good length but wide of the off stump, Chanderpaul drives, fielded by Taylor

Kyle Mills is back into the attack now

End of over 42 (6 runs) West Indies 207/4 (118 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 4.92, RRR: 14.75)
S Chanderpaul    27* (36b 2x4)      DL Vettori    9-0-27-0
RS Morton    92* (129b 7x4)      SB Styris    9-1-53-1

42.1

Mills to Morton, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Morton driving, fielded by Bond

42.2

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, down the leg side, flicks in the air to square leg

42.3

Mills to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Bond

42.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, length ball, Chanderpaul drives it away, fielded by Mills

42.5

Mills to Chanderpaul, OUT, Gone atlast! good length ball outside the off stump, Charderpaul tries to clear the long-on fence, but not timed it well, Patel took the excellent catch at the deep

S Chanderpaul c Patel b Mills 30 (54m 39b 2x4 0x6) SR: 76.92

42.6

Mills to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton defends on the front foot, fielded by Marshall

End of over 43 (5 runs) West Indies 212/5 (113 runs required from 42 balls, RR: 4.93, RRR: 16.14)
RS Morton    94* (132b 7x4)      KD Mills    9-1-42-3
DR Smith    0* (0b)      DL Vettori    9-0-27-0

43.1

Vettori to Smith, 1 run, good length but down leg, Smith works it through the leg side, fielded by Taylor

43.2

Vettori to Morton, no run, down the leg side, Morton plays and misses

43.3

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, half volley, Morton drives it away, fielded by Mills

43.4

Vettori to Smith, OUT, Got him! tossed up delivery on middle and leg stump, Smith kness down and sweeps it, ball takes the top edge and flies towards short fine leg, Styris who placed for that takes the comfortable catch

DR Smith c Styris b Vettori 1 (3m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

43.5

Vettori to Morton, 2 runs, line and length, Morton works it through the leg side, fielded by Astle

43.6

Vettori to Morton, 1 run, good line and length, Morton defends it away, fielded by Vincent

End of over 44 (5 runs) West Indies 217/6 (108 runs required from 36 balls, RR: 4.93, RRR: 18.00)
RS Morton    98* (136b 7x4)      DL Vettori    10-0-32-1
WW Hinds    0* (0b)      KD Mills    9-1-42-3

44.1

Mills to Morton, no run, short of a length, punches to cover point

44.2

Mills to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton pushes to backward point

44.3

Mills to Morton, no run, good line and length, Morton gets an edge, fielded by Mills

44.4

Mills to Morton, no run, length ball, Morton edges the ball, fielded by Vincent

44.5

Mills to Morton, 2 runs, Century! good length delivery outside the off stump, Morton drives it to long-off and coupld of runs taken, excellent innings from Morton during under pressure

44.6

Mills to Morton, 1 run, full toss, Morton drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Fulton

Nathan Astel trying his hand out

End of over 45 (3 runs) West Indies 220/6 (105 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.88, RRR: 21.00)
RS Morton    101* (142b 7x4)      KD Mills    10-1-45-3
WW Hinds    0* (0b)      DL Vettori    10-0-32-1

45.1

Astle to Morton, no run, Morton defends it, fielded by Astle

45.2

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

45.3

Astle to Hinds, OUT, Gone! wide outside the off stump, Hinds went after the ball, fail to make contact, McCullam collects the ball and removes the bails in lightening fast, Hinds foot was in the air, third Umpires judged that out

WW Hinds st †McCullum b Astle 0 (9m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

45.4

Astle to Bravo, 1 run, good length delivery, Bravo edges it, fielded by Mills

45.5

Astle to Morton, no run, good length delivery, Morton defends, fielded by Vincent

45.6

Astle to Morton, 1 run, length ball, Morton drives it away, fielded by Vincent

End of over 46 (3 runs) West Indies 223/7 (102 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 4.84, RRR: 25.50)
RS Morton    103* (146b 7x4)      NJ Astle    1-0-3-1
DJ Bravo    1* (1b)      KD Mills    10-1-45-3

46.1

Patel to Morton, 1 run, down the leg side, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Mills

46.2

Patel to Bravo, 1 run, leg side delivery, Bravo works it through the leg side, fielded by Fulton

46.3

Patel to Morton, 1 run, length ball, Morton hits it on the leg side, fielded by Styris

46.4

Patel to Bravo, no run, line and length, Bravo defends, fielded by Patel

46.5

Patel to Bravo, 1 run, good length but down leg, Bravo works it through the leg side, fielded by Marshall

46.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, straight full toss, Morton drives it away, fielded by Mills

End of over 47 (5 runs) West Indies 228/7 (97 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 4.85, RRR: 32.33)
RS Morton    106* (149b 7x4)      JS Patel    9-0-51-0
DJ Bravo    3* (4b)      NJ Astle    1-0-3-1

47.1

Bond to Morton, no run, Morton defends off the back foot, fielded by Vincent

47.2

Bond to Morton, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Morton drives through the on side, fielded by Mills

47.3

Bond to Bravo, OUT, Gone! good length delivery and little movement off the seam, Bravo chases the ball, thin edge and McCullum pouches the catch, Bravo departs

DJ Bravo c †McCullum b Bond 3 (7m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

47.4

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, sends down a short one, Bradshaw lets it go past, fielded by McCullum

47.5

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, length ball, Bradshaw pushes forward, fielded by Bond

47.6

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, down the leg side, Bradshaw plays and misses, fielded by McCullum

End of over 48 (1 run) West Indies 229/8 (96 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 4.77, RRR: 48.00)
IDR Bradshaw    0* (3b)      SE Bond    9-1-42-1
RS Morton    107* (151b 7x4)      JS Patel    9-0-51-0

48.1

Patel to Morton, 1 run, line and length, Morton drives on the front foot, fielded by Bond

48.2

Patel to Bradshaw, no run, line and length, Bradshaw defends on the front foot, fielded by Patel

48.3

Patel to Bradshaw, no run, good line and length delivery, Bradshaw gets an edge, fielded by Marshall

48.4

Patel to Bradshaw, 1 run, full delivery, Bradshaw hits it into the leg side, fielded by Styris

48.5

Patel to Morton, no run, full on the stumps, Morton edges it, fielded by Patel

48.6

Patel to Morton, 1 run, straight full toss, Morton drives on the on side, fielded by Mills

Last over of the match, West Indies require another 93 runs off 6 balls

End of over 49 (3 runs) West Indies 232/8 (93 runs required from 6 balls, RR: 4.73, RRR: 93.00)
RS Morton    109* (154b 7x4)      JS Patel    10-0-54-0
IDR Bradshaw    1* (6b)      SE Bond    9-1-42-1

49.1

Bond to Morton, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Morton drives it to sweeper cover, single taken

49.2

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, pitched on the stumps, inside edge into the pads, huge appeal, Kortzen not interested

49.3

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, bouncer on the stumps, Bradshaw ducks under it

49.4

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, fuller ball, driven to mid-on

49.5

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, another short ball, over batsman head, Bradshaw ducks under it, very close to call wide

49.6

Bond to Bradshaw, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Bradshaw drives it straight to cover fielder, and that will be end of the match

New Zealand wins this match by 91 runs and leads the 5-ODI series 4-0. That will be end of our coverage, Please join with us for the 5th and final ODI between this two teams 3rd March 2006. Till then bye from us.

End of over 50 (1 run) West Indies 233/8 (92 runs required)
IDR Bradshaw    1* (11b)      SE Bond    10-1-43-1
RS Morton    110* (155b 7x4)      JS Patel    10-0-54-0
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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
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New Zealand won by 21 runs
New Zealand v West Indies at Queenstown - Feb 22, 2006
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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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