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

West Indies in New Zealand Test Series - 1st Test

New Zealand v West Indies

New Zealand won by 27 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.4

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

0.5

Edwards to How, 1 run, good length but down leg, How works it through the leg side, fielded by Bradshaw

New Zealand 2/0   JM How 1* (2b)

1.2

Bradshaw to How, no run, leg side delivery, How defends it, fielded by Bravo

1.3

Bradshaw to How, no run, line and length, How pushes forward, fielded by Bravo

1.4

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

1.5

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery, How drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Edwards

1.6

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, How leaves it alone, fielded by Ramdin

New Zealand 4/0   JM How 1* (7b)

3.1

Bradshaw to How, no run, down the leg side, How tries to work it to onside, misses it

3.2

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery on the leg stump line, defended to short mid-wicket

3.3

Bradshaw to How, 2 runs, angling down the leg, turuned away to vacant mid-wicket, and couple of runs taken

3.4

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery, How leaves it alone, fielded by Ramdin

3.5

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery on the off stump, How cuts it off the backfoot, almost dragged it towards stumps, but lucky, ball roll over stumps

3.6

Bradshaw to How, no run, good line and length delivery, How plays and misses the ball, fielded by Ramdin

New Zealand 6/0   JM How 3* (13b)

4.3

Edwards to How, 2 runs, full toss on the stump, drives down to mid-off, Lara had a chase

4.4

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

4.5

Edwards to How, FOUR, Great shot! fuller on the legs, How flicks the ball nicely through mid-wicket, first boundary for the day!

4.6

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

New Zealand 14/0   JM How 9* (17b 1x4)

5.5

Bradshaw to How, no run, leg side delivery, How plays but misses the ball, fielded by Ramdin

5.6

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

New Zealand 15/0   JM How 9* (19b 1x4)

7.1

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery, How defends, fielded by Sarwan

7.2

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery, How edges it, fielded by Bravo

7.3

Bradshaw to How, no run, good length delivery, How defends it away, fielded by Sarwan

7.4

Bradshaw to How, 2 runs, short leg side delivery, How edges the ball, fielded by Edwards

7.5

Bradshaw to How, no run, line and length, How on the back foot defending, fielded by Lara

7.6

Bradshaw to How, no run, good line and length, How plays and misses, fielded by Ramdin

New Zealand 22/0   JM How 11* (25b 1x4)

8.3

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

8.4

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

8.5

Edwards to How, no run, length ball outside the off stump, How plays no shot, fielded by Ramdin

8.6

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

New Zealand 23/0   JM How 11* (29b 1x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
New Zealand v West Indies at Napier - Mar 25-29, 2006
Match drawn
New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington - Mar 17-20, 2006
New Zealand won by 10 wickets
New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland - Mar 9-13, 2006
New Zealand won by 27 runs
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Photos

Mar 13, 2006

Stephen Fleming and Brendon McCullum celebrate the penultimate wicket, New Zealand v West Indies, 1st Test, Auckland, 5th day, March 13 2006

Stephen Fleming and Brendon McCullum celebrate the penultimate wicket

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Mar 13, 2006

New Zealand celebrate their narrow victory, New Zealand v West Indies, 1st Test, Auckland, 5th day, March 13 2006

New Zealand celebrate their narrow victory

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