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

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

7.5

Martin to Gayle, OUT, Gone! short of length delivery outside the off stump, Gayle gets back and punches the ball in the air to short cover, Fulton who placed for mistime drives takes the simple catch, Gayle depart!

CH Gayle c Fulton b Martin 30 (33m 27b 5x4 0x6) SR: 111.11

West Indies 37/1   D Ganga 3* (23b)   CS Martin 0.5-0-8-1

31.6

Bond to Ganga, OUT, Beauty! slower delivery on the yorker line, Ganga gets back and blocks the ball, deceived by the pace, ball crashes into the stumps, Bond strikes!

D Ganga b Bond 38 (128m 104b 4x4 0x6) SR: 36.53

West Indies 111/2   BC Lara 35* (66b 4x4)   SE Bond 11-1-44-1

44.2

Astle to Lara, OUT, Lara Gone! short pitched delivery outside the off stump, Lara moves back and tries to pull it, he was early into the shot, ball kisses the bottom of the bat and then raps the pads before crashes into the stumps, Astle gets his man!

BC Lara b Astle 83 (142m 107b 12x4 0x6) SR: 77.57

West Indies 171/3   RS Morton 10* (35b 1x4)   NJ Astle 10.2-4-14-1

51.6

Martin to Morton, OUT, Oh dear! good length delivery just outside the off stump, Morton drives the ball to mid-on, calls for a single, Vettori makes good diving stop, Chanderpaul in non-striker end didn't responded, both the batsmen in the same end, Vettori throws to keeper end, Morton walks off with disappointment, Umpires checking about which batsmen made the crease first, third Umpire called, looks like Morton beats chanderpaul by seconds

S Chanderpaul run out 2 (34m 20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 10.00

West Indies 189/4   RS Morton 26* (61b 3x4)   CS Martin 8-2-31-1
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 28, 2006

A groundsman brings on the covers at Napier, New Zealand v West Indies, 3rd Test, Napier, 4th day, March 28, 2006

A groundsman brings on the covers at Napier

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Mar 28, 2006

Rain ruined play on the fourth day, New Zealand v West Indies, 3rd Test, Napier, 4th day, March 28, 2006

Rain ruined play on the fourth day between New Zealand and West Indies

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