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)

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

7.2

SJ Baard to Kumar, 1 run, cut hard to third man and they run through

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   SJ Baard 1-0-1-0

9.1

SJ Baard to Kumar, 5 wides, goes too far down legside and the keeper cant stop it.

9.1

SJ Baard to Kumar, OUT, he fishes at the ball and it flies to Erasmus at second slip and he takes a great low catch. Kumar had been looking dangerous.

NR Kumar c Erasmus b SJ Baard 24 (24b 5x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

9.2

SJ Baard to Edghill, no run, good length ball hit gently into the legside. They dont even attempt a run

9.3

SJ Baard to Edghill, FOUR, shorter ball, he rocks back in the crease and hits it through square leg to the ropes

9.4

SJ Baard to Edghill, no run, outside offstump and Edghill gets the bat well out of the way

9.5

SJ Baard to Edghill, no run, goes back in the crease and gets behind the line and defends back down the wicket

9.6

SJ Baard to Edghill, 3 wides, too far down legside and the keeper spills it

9.6

SJ Baard to Edghill, no run, well outside offstump and left alone. A very eventful over for Stefan Baard

Canada Under-19s 62/2   SJ Baard 2-0-13-1

11.1

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

11.2

SJ Baard to Edghill, FOUR, Edghill rocks back in the crease and Pulls the ball to cow corner. Great shot

11.3

SJ Baard to Edghill, no run, goes back in the crease, gets in line and blocks it back

11.4

SJ Baard to Edghill, OUT, he looks to pull the ball again and doesnt time it. It flies high in the air and is caught at cover. Simple catch for van Vuuren

KLT Edghill c van Vuuren b SJ Baard 9 (10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 90.00

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   SJ Baard 3-0-18-2

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

13.3

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, no run, runs the ball off the face of the bat to backward point

13.4

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, 1 wide, ball moves off the pitch down legside

13.4

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, no run, gets behind the line and plays it back down the pitch

13.5

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, no run, gets forward to a good length ball, it gets a lot of bounce and hits him on the thigh pad

13.6

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, 1 wide, down legside again. The extra's are mounting up here

13.6

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, no run, outside offstump and flicks off his pad on the way through to the keeper. The Namibian's appeal but it wasnt out.

Canada Under-19s 74/3   SJ Baard 4-0-21-2

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

15.5

SJ Baard to Juvarajan, 1 run, goes for the big hit over cover and inside edges it past the stumps to fine leg

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   SJ Baard 5-0-26-2

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

40.5

SJ Baard to Aurka, no run, played off the backfoot to point

40.6

SJ Baard to Aurka, 5 wides, too far down legside

40.6

SJ Baard to Aurka, no run, clipped into the legside and they tunr down the run

Canada Under-19s 178/5   SJ Baard 6-0-33-2

42.1

SJ Baard to Aurka, 1 run, slower ball which takes the edge and through the slips

42.2

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

42.3

SJ Baard to Aurka, no run, big step forward and hits the ball to extra cover

42.4

SJ Baard to Aurka, OUT, he goes for the big hit over cow corner. He gets lots of high and Wessels runs back well form mid-wicket and takes the catch

S Aurka c Wessells b SJ Baard 14 (38b 0x4 0x6) SR: 36.84

42.5

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

42.6

SJ Baard to Pathan, 2 runs, hit down to third man and a fumble gets them the extra run

Canada Under-19s 193/6   SJ Baard 7-0-38-3

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

44.3

SJ Baard to Pathan, 1 run, driven through mid-on

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?

44.5

SJ Baard to Pathan, 1 run, dropped he went back in the crease and looked to hit it over cow corner. He hit it high in the air over point and the fielder dropped it

44.6

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

Canada Under-19s 201/6   SJ Baard 8-0-43-3

46.1

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

46.2

SJ Baard to Pathan, no run, drops short and Pathan mistimes the pull shot. Should have punished that one

46.3

SJ Baard to Pathan, OUT, bowled him! Pathan was going for the big shot over the top and Stefan bowled him through the gate. Good thinking from the Baard!

R Pathan b SJ Baard 8 (13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 61.53

46.4

SJ Baard to Aulakh, no run, gets forward and defends the ball forward

46.5

SJ Baard to Aulakh, no run, gets behind the line and hits it down the wicket. He thinks to run and is sent back

46.6

SJ Baard to Aulakh, no run, leans forward and defends the ball back down the wicket

Canada Under-19s 207/7   SJ Baard 9-0-44-4

48.1

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

48.2

SJ Baard to Aulakh, 1 run, clipped off the pads to square leg

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

48.4

SJ Baard to Aulakh, OUT, goes for another big hit but doesnt get any air on it and gpoes straight to extyra cover

MS Aulakh c Z Groenewald b SJ Baard 3 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

48.5

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

48.6

SJ Baard to Ramsammy, 1 run, hits it through mid-wicket and fielded on the boundary

Canada Under-19s 223/8   SJ Baard 10-0-51-5
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