ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier, 2011 / Commentary

ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier

Canada Under-19s v Namibia Under-19s

Namibia Under-19s won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

1.6

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, pitched the ball outside offstump and through to the keeper

Canada Under-19s 10/1   N Dutta 0* (1b)

3.1

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, hits on the pads, they shout for lbw but it was going down the legside

3.2

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, goes to cut the ball again and misjudged the line and missed it

3.3

Z Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, hit to mid-wicket and they run a quick single

Canada Under-19s 17/1   N Dutta 1* (4b)

4.1

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, good length ball outside offstump left well by Dutta

4.2

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, left alone outside offstump and goes through to the keeper

4.3

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, gets on the front foot and drives the ball to mid-off

4.4

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, pitched up and he looks to drive the ball and misses

4.5

Engelbrecht to Dutta, FOUR, outside offstump and this time he connects and it flashes through the covers

4.6

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, outside offstump again and left alone to end the over

Canada Under-19s 25/1   N Dutta 5* (10b 1x4)

5.4

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, steers the ball into the legside and fielded my mid-wicket

5.5

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, pitched up and driven straight to mid-off

5.6

Z Groenewald to Dutta, no run, gets on the front foot and drives the ball back to the bowler

Canada Under-19s 35/1   N Dutta 5* (13b 1x4)

7.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 leg bye, hits off the pad and runs past gully. He slips as he goes to field. Its getting wet out there

7.3

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, gets on the front foot and gets driven to extra cover

7.4

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, shorter ball hit back to the bowler.

7.5

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, pitched up and he gets in line and defendsit back to the bowler

7.6

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, steps back in the crease and punches the ball back to the bowler

Canada Under-19s 37/1   N Dutta 5* (18b 1x4)

8.4

Engelbrecht to Dutta, FOUR, outisde offstump and he gets on his toes and drives the ball to the extra cover boundary

8.5

Engelbrecht to Dutta, FOUR, drives the ball agin through the same area. Great batting from Dutta

8.6

Engelbrecht to Dutta, no run, better line that time from Engelbrecht and driven back to the bowler.

Canada Under-19s 50/1   N Dutta 13* (21b 3x4)

10.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, gets lots of loop and fielded at point.

10.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, goes back and cuts the ball to point

10.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, clips the ball to the legside and they run quickly

Canada Under-19s 64/2   N Dutta 14* (24b 3x4)

11.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, good length ball, gets an inside edge and takes it down to long leg

11.5

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, left alone outside offstump.

11.6

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, good length ball again from Baard, left alone by Dutta

Canada Under-19s 67/3   N Dutta 15* (27b 3x4)

13.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, pitched up outside offstump and doesnt play at it

13.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, clipped through deep square leg

Canada Under-19s 72/3   N Dutta 16* (29b 3x4)

14.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, gets forward and defends back down the wicket

14.2

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, gets an outside edge straight to gully

14.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, clipped past fine leg and they run well

Canada Under-19s 75/3   N Dutta 17* (32b 3x4)

15.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, pitched up and defended back to the bowler

15.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 wide, too far outside offstump

15.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, 2 runs, cut past the point fielder and they chase it down just before the rope

15.3

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, hits him on the pad but going down legside and no shout from Baard

15.4

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, driven to mid-off and they dont run

15.6

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, gets in line with the ball and defends back to the bowler's end

Canada Under-19s 80/3   N Dutta 20* (37b 3x4)

16.2

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hits in the air almost to short mid-wicket

16.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, tucked into the legside

16.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, tucked off the legs and fine leg runs in to field

16.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, comes down the wicket and drives to long-on

Canada Under-19s 82/3   N Dutta 21* (41b 3x4)

17.1

Wessells to Dutta, no run, pitched up and mistimes the drive down the pitch

17.2

Wessells to Dutta, no run, outside offstump and guided to backward point

17.3

Wessells to Dutta, no run, goes for a big drive and van Vuuren slips as he fields.

17.4

Wessells to Dutta, no run, gets forward and guides the ball to point

17.5

Wessells to Dutta, 1 wide, too far outside offstump

17.5

Wessells to Dutta, no run, goes forward to the ball and almost gets an edge to the keeper

Canada Under-19s 83/3   N Dutta 21* (46b 3x4)

18.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, lots of bounce and edged past the keeper

18.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, hit to square leg

18.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit back to the bowler

18.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, defended forwrd

18.6

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven to long-on

Canada Under-19s 87/3   N Dutta 24* (51b 3x4)

19.1

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, driven past mid-off

19.4

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, clipped into the legside and they run a quick single

Canada Under-19s 90/3   N Dutta 26* (53b 3x4)

20.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven to long-on

20.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit on the pads, but going down legside

20.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, big step forward and defended back

20.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, goes back in the crease and hit to the short cover fielder

20.6

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven through mid-wicket for an easy single

Canada Under-19s 95/3   N Dutta 29* (58b 3x4)

21.1

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, gets onto the front foot and cuts the ball to the cover sweeper

21.3

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, cuts in the air this time to the cover sweeper. He is getting alot of action out there!

Canada Under-19s 98/3   N Dutta 31* (60b 3x4)

22.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, clipped off the pads to square leg

22.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hangs the bat out there and doesnt get an edge

22.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit to mid-wicket

22.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven to mid-off. A good shot for nothing

Canada Under-19s 101/3   N Dutta 33* (64b 3x4)

23.3

Wessells to Dutta, no run, goes for the late cut and misses the ball

23.4

Wessells to Dutta, no run, outside offstump and left alone by Dutta

23.5

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, goes back in the crease and guided to third man

Canada Under-19s 111/3   N Dutta 34* (67b 3x4)

24.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven on the back foot to long-on

24.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, gets to the pitch of the ball and drives to long-on

24.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, gets back and defended into the offside

24.6

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit on the pad but bouncing too high

Canada Under-19s 114/3   N Dutta 39* (71b 3x4)

26.2

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit to mid-wicket. That was the fifty partnership for Canada

26.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, driven along the ground to long-on

26.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, comes down the wicket and drives to long-on

Canada Under-19s 121/3   N Dutta 41* (74b 3x4)

27.1

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, wide of offstump and cut to the cover sweeper

27.3

Wessells to Dutta, FOUR, driven through extra cover and it races away

27.4

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, hits the ball just off the wicket into the legside and they run a quick single. The batsmen had crossed when the catch happened

Canada Under-19s 131/4   N Dutta 47* (77b 4x4)

28.1

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit straight back to the bowler

28.2

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, clipped into the legside and they think against the run

28.3

van Vuuren to Dutta, 2 runs, hit through mid-off and Stefan chases it down well before the rope

28.4

van Vuuren to Dutta, no run, hit straight to cover

28.5

van Vuuren to Dutta, 1 run, clipped off the legs and that's Dutta's fifty

Canada Under-19s 134/4   N Dutta 50* (82b 4x4)

29.1

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, overpitched and hit to mid-off. They think of the run. Baard's throw in was wild so they get it

29.5

Wessells to Dutta, no run, pitched up and hit back to the bowler

29.6

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, goes back in the crease and hits the ball to third man

Canada Under-19s 137/4   N Dutta 52* (85b 4x4)

30.1

S Groenewald to Dutta, no run, defends into the legside and no run there

30.2

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, full toss and Stefan does well to stop at wide mid-off

Canada Under-19s 138/4   N Dutta 53* (87b 4x4)

31.1

Wessells to Dutta, no run, good length ball outside offstump and left alone by Dutta.

31.2

Wessells to Dutta, FOUR, pitched up and driven hard back past the fielder at mid-on.

31.3

Wessells to Dutta, no run, driven hard to mid-off and no run that time

31.4

Wessells to Dutta, 1 run, guided past backward point and a great stop from the fielder keeps it to one

Canada Under-19s 143/5   N Dutta 58* (91b 5x4)

32.1

S Groenewald to Dutta, no run, left alone outside offstump

32.2

S Groenewald to Dutta, no run, clipped to square leg and no run

32.3

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, pulls the ball to the deep square leg boundary

Canada Under-19s 144/5   N Dutta 59* (94b 5x4)

33.1

Coombe to Dutta, no run, hits the ball hard to extra cover

33.2

Coombe to Dutta, no run, gets behind the line and hits the ball back to the bowler

33.3

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, hit to the left of mid-wicket and he has to run over to field

Canada Under-19s 145/5   N Dutta 60* (97b 5x4)

34.2

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, goes back in the crease and pulls the ball to square leg

34.6

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, clipped off the pads to square leg and they run quickly

Canada Under-19s 151/5   N Dutta 62* (99b 5x4)

35.1

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, cut hard to third man and they jog through

35.4

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, goes back in the crease and driven to long-off. They need to start hitting boundaries soon.

35.6

Coombe to Dutta, no run, alot fuller and outside off stump and through to the keeper. He tried to cut it and missed

Canada Under-19s 155/5   N Dutta 64* (102b 5x4)

36.2

S Groenewald to Dutta, no run, come down the wicket and defends back to the bowler

36.3

S Groenewald to Dutta, no run, hit in the air in front of mid-wicket

36.4

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, dropped down in front of gully and they run quickly

36.6

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, rocks back in the crease and hits the ball to deep square leg

Canada Under-19s 159/5   N Dutta 66* (106b 5x4)

37.1

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, hits the ball to extra cover and they run through quickly

37.3

Coombe to Dutta, no run, driven on one bounce back to the bowler

37.4

Coombe to Dutta, no run, reaches for the ball outside offstump and almost edges it to the keeper

37.5

Coombe to Dutta, no run, goes to cut the ball again and misses

37.6

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, hits the ball in front of a wide mid-wicket and they run

Canada Under-19s 162/5   N Dutta 68* (111b 5x4)

38.1

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, comes down the wicket and hits it past short mid-wicket

38.4

S Groenewald to Dutta, 2 runs, clipped past fine leg. A misfield gets them two

38.5

S Groenewald to Dutta, 1 run, dropped in front of gully. Good running there

Canada Under-19s 167/5   N Dutta 72* (114b 5x4)

39.2

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, hit back past the bowler to the mid-on area

39.6

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, driven off the front foot, unfortunately it goes straight to mid-wicket. Good shot for nothing!

Canada Under-19s 172/5   N Dutta 74* (116b 5x4)

40.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, outside offstump and he goes to cut it and misses

40.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, goes for the same shot again, he misses again!

40.3

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, hit into the legside and short mid-wicket runs over to field

40.4

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, clipped off the pads and they run quickly

Canada Under-19s 174/5   N Dutta 76* (120b 5x4)

41.1

Coombe to Dutta, FOUR, hit hard over the head of square leg and it races to the ropes

41.2

Coombe to Dutta, no run, loos to guide the ball through point and hits the fielder

41.3

Coombe to Dutta, FOUR, goes for the big drive over cover and gets a thick edge which takes it past the keeper. It races to the ropes

41.4

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, drops the ball in front of point and they scamper through

Canada Under-19s 187/5   N Dutta 83* (124b 7x4)

42.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, another slower ball which was hit to short mid-wicket

42.5

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, hit to the left of mid-wicket

Canada Under-19s 191/6   N Dutta 85* (126b 7x4)

43.1

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, guided past point and third man runs over to field

Canada Under-19s 194/6   N Dutta 86* (127b 7x4)

44.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, no run, gets behind the line and plays it back down the wicket

44.2

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, slower ball hit to mid-wicket

44.4

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, guided off the face of the bat to third man. Dutta isnt going for it, playing for his hundred maybe?

44.6

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, driven safely through the covers

Canada Under-19s 201/6   N Dutta 89* (131b 7x4)

45.1

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-on

45.3

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, cuts the ball straight into the ground and Pathan calls straight away. Its a race to beat the bowler to get the ball in and they are safe!

45.6

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, clipped off the legs to deep square leg

Canada Under-19s 206/6   N Dutta 92* (134b 7x4)

46.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, hit to the right of cover and they run easily through

Canada Under-19s 207/6   N Dutta 93* (135b 7x4)

47.1

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, yorker ball again by Coombe dug out to mid-wicket

47.3

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, pitched up to long-on and they keep it to a single

47.5

Coombe to Dutta, FOUR, egded it down the legside and flies past the keeper to the fine leg boundary

47.6

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, played to mid-wicket and thats his century. There is a big cheer from the crowd. It was a chanceless 100

Canada Under-19s 216/7   N Dutta 100* (139b 8x4)

48.1

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, hits it in the air to the cover fielder and bounces just in front of him

48.3

SJ Baard to Dutta, 3 runs, great running from Canada, he rocked back in the crease and mishit it over the head of short third man

48.5

SJ Baard to Dutta, 1 run, reaches for the ball and hits it to cover

Canada Under-19s 222/8   N Dutta 105* (142b 8x4)

49.2

Coombe to Dutta, FOUR, hits it high in the air over cow corner. The man runs over from long-on to try and catch it . Tough chance

49.3

Coombe to Dutta, 1 run, clips the ball off the pads to short long leg. They run well there

49.5

Coombe to Dutta, FOUR, hits the ball high over cow corner and couldnt be stopped by the fielder

49.6

Coombe to Dutta, 2 runs, hits high over cow corner again and this time the fielder cuts it off. He fumbles though and they make it through for two

Canada Under-19s 236/8   N Dutta 116* (146b 10x4)
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