ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier, 2011 / Commentary

ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier

Canada Under-19s v Papua New Guinea Under-19s

Papua New Guinea Under-19s won by 4 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

8.3

Haoda to Kumar, 2 runs, flicked away to deep midwicket

8.4

Haoda to Kumar, 1 run, half stop at cover and they scamper a single

Canada Under-19s 53/1   NR Kumar 3* (2b)

9.1

Vanua to Kumar, no run, defended into the offside

9.2

Vanua to Kumar, 2 runs

9.3

Vanua to Kumar, 2 runs

9.4

Vanua to Kumar, no run

9.5

Vanua to Kumar, no run

9.6

Vanua to Kumar, FOUR, flicked powerfully to the deep midwicket boundary

Canada Under-19s 61/1   NR Kumar 11* (8b 1x4)

11.1

Tom to Kumar, no run

11.2

Tom to Kumar, no run

11.3

Tom to Kumar, no run, good shot but hit directly to point

11.4

Tom to Kumar, no run

11.5

Tom to Kumar, 6 runs

11.6

Tom to Kumar, 1 run

Canada Under-19s 74/1   NR Kumar 18* (14b 1x4)

12.1

Vanua to Kumar, FOUR, widish delivery and he doesn't need a second invitation smacked through the offside for another boundary

12.2

Vanua to Kumar, no run, played to the man at cover

12.3

Vanua to Kumar, FOUR, hit loftily over the covers for four more

12.4

Vanua to Kumar, no run, played to point non-striker comes down for a single but is sent back

12.5

Vanua to Kumar, no run, almost finds the outside edge this time

12.6

Vanua to Kumar, 1 run, hacked past the man at cover and the sweeper fields

Canada Under-19s 83/1   NR Kumar 27* (20b 3x4)

13.1

Tom to Kumar, no run, defended back to the bowler

13.2

Tom to Kumar, no run, turned in the air to the man at mid-on but he DROPS it. Big chance missed.

13.3

Tom to Kumar, 2 runs, cut away again through the offside and third man comes round to field

13.4

Tom to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken to backward point

13.6

Tom to Kumar, no run, better length and it's defneded into the offside

Canada Under-19s 87/1   NR Kumar 30* (25b 3x4)

14.2

Vanua to Kumar, no run, played directly to the man at point

14.3

Vanua to Kumar, FOUR, skillfully guided to the third man boundary and the man there can't stop it

14.4

Vanua to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken in the offside

14.6

Vanua to Kumar, 2 runs, flicked through midwicket for another couple

Canada Under-19s 96/1   NR Kumar 37* (29b 4x4)

15.2

Tom to Kumar, 1 run

Canada Under-19s 98/1   NR Kumar 38* (30b 4x4)

16.1

Vanua to Kumar, FOUR, full toss and he is dispatched to the deep midwicket boundary

16.2

Vanua to Kumar, no run, played into the offside

16.3

Vanua to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken in the covers

16.5

Vanua to Kumar, no run

16.6

Vanua to Kumar, no run, half stopped by the bowler

Canada Under-19s 104/1   NR Kumar 43* (35b 5x4)

19.1

Nao to Kumar, no run

19.2

Nao to Kumar, 3 runs

Canada Under-19s 111/1   NR Kumar 46* (37b 5x4)

20.1

S Bau to Kumar, no run, driven firmly at cover

20.2

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, guided down to third man

20.5

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, driven to long-off

Canada Under-19s 120/1   NR Kumar 48* (40b 5x4)

21.1

Nao to Kumar, no run, played into the covers

21.2

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, driven hard to long-off

21.4

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, driven to long-on and that's the fifty for Nitish Kumar

Canada Under-19s 123/1   NR Kumar 50* (43b 5x4)

22.1

S Bau to Kumar, 2 runs, flicked to deep midwicket and they run a very quick couple

22.2

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, just steered wide of cover to pick up a single

Canada Under-19s 126/1   NR Kumar 53* (45b 5x4)

23.1

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, driven out to the sweeper

Canada Under-19s 127/1   NR Kumar 54* (46b 5x4)

24.1

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, guided down to third man

24.5

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, hit down to long-off

Canada Under-19s 130/1   NR Kumar 56* (48b 5x4)

25.1

Nao to Kumar, no run, defended into the offside

25.2

Nao to Kumar, no run, played back to the bowler

25.3

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-off

25.6

Nao to Kumar, no run

Canada Under-19s 134/1   NR Kumar 57* (52b 5x4)

26.4

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, driven firmly to long-off

Canada Under-19s 136/1   NR Kumar 58* (53b 5x4)

27.1

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken to cover

27.3

Nao to Kumar, no run, almost finds the outside edge

27.4

Nao to Kumar, no run

27.5

Nao to Kumar, no run, played into the offside

27.6

Nao to Kumar, SIX, short and he's pulled all the way over deep midwicket

Canada Under-19s 144/1   NR Kumar 65* (58b 5x4 1x6)

28.3

S Bau to Kumar, no run, played to mid-on

28.4

S Bau to Kumar, no run, played directly to point

28.5

S Bau to Kumar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

28.6

S Bau to Kumar, no run, dug out to mid-on

Canada Under-19s 145/1   NR Kumar 65* (62b 5x4 1x6)

29.2

Nao to Kumar, 2 runs, mistimed hook in the air but it lands safely

29.3

Nao to Kumar, no run, steered away but the third man is up

29.4

Nao to Kumar, no run, nearly finds the outside edge

29.5

Nao to Kumar, FOUR, great shot as he lofts it over the head of mid-on and it races to the rope

29.6

Nao to Kumar, 1 run, guided just past the slips and down to third man

Canada Under-19s 153/1   NR Kumar 72* (67b 6x4 1x6)

30.1

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, driven hard at long-off

30.3

S Bau to Kumar, no run

30.4

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run

Canada Under-19s 158/1   NR Kumar 74* (70b 6x4 1x6)

31.1

Amini to Kumar, no run, comes down the pitch and drives back at the bowler

31.2

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken to backward square leg

Canada Under-19s 159/2   NR Kumar 75* (72b 6x4 1x6)

32.1

S Bau to Kumar, 2 runs, driven past the covers and long-off comes to field

32.2

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, great half-stop in the covers

32.4

S Bau to Kumar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

32.5

S Bau to Kumar, no run, hit directly to the man in the covers

32.6

S Bau to Kumar, 2 runs, turned to deep midwicket

Canada Under-19s 165/2   NR Kumar 80* (77b 6x4 1x6)

34.4

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, driven hard to long-off

Canada Under-19s 172/2   NR Kumar 81* (78b 6x4 1x6)

35.1

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, comes down the pitch and drives him to long-off

35.6

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, driven calmly to long-off for a single

Canada Under-19s 177/3   NR Kumar 83* (80b 6x4 1x6)

36.1

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run

36.5

S Bau to Kumar, no run

36.6

S Bau to Kumar, 2 runs

Canada Under-19s 181/3   NR Kumar 86* (83b 6x4 1x6)

38.1

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, guided down to third man

38.4

S Bau to Kumar, no run, well stopped at mid-on

38.5

S Bau to Kumar, no run

38.6

S Bau to Kumar, 1 run, hacked down to third man

Canada Under-19s 184/3   NR Kumar 88* (87b 6x4 1x6)

39.1

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken in the legside

Canada Under-19s 185/3   NR Kumar 89* (88b 6x4 1x6)

40.1

Haoda to Kumar, no run, in the air back to the bowler but he can't reach it

40.2

Haoda to Kumar, no run, played to backward point

40.3

Haoda to Kumar, 2 runs, short and it's hooked away to deep midwicket

40.4

Haoda to Kumar, 1 run, quick single taken to mid-on

40.6

Haoda to Kumar, no run

Canada Under-19s 190/4   NR Kumar 92* (93b 6x4 1x6)

41.3

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, flicked to deep midwicket

41.6

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, hammers it to long-on

Canada Under-19s 196/4   NR Kumar 94* (95b 6x4 1x6)

42.1

Haoda to Kumar, no run, yorker that is well dug out

42.2

Haoda to Kumar, SIX, grat maximum to bring up the hundred as he comes down the wicket and smakcs him straght down the ground

42.3

Haoda to Kumar, 2 runs

42.4

Haoda to Kumar, 1 run

42.6

Haoda to Kumar, no run, pushed into the covers

Canada Under-19s 206/4   NR Kumar 103* (100b 6x4 2x6)

43.2

Amini to Kumar, FOUR, full toss which is smacked to cow corner

43.3

Amini to Kumar, no run

43.4

Amini to Kumar, 1 run, steered to a short third man and they scamper a run

Canada Under-19s 212/4   NR Kumar 108* (103b 7x4 2x6)

44.1

Kent to Kumar, 1 run, hacked away through the covers

44.3

Kent to Kumar, FOUR, short and he's pulled all the way to the deep square leg boundary

44.4

Kent to Kumar, FOUR, short again and this time he's hacked away loftliy to the long-off boundary

44.5

Kent to Kumar, 1 run

Canada Under-19s 223/5   NR Kumar 118* (107b 9x4 2x6)

45.2

Amini to Kumar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

45.3

Amini to Kumar, SIX, another one that's pulled to deep midwicket

45.4

Amini to Kumar, no run

45.5

Amini to Kumar, 1 run

Canada Under-19s 232/5   NR Kumar 125* (111b 9x4 3x6)

46.1

Haoda to Kumar, no run, short and misses hook shot

46.2

Haoda to Kumar, no run, short again and again the shot is missed

46.3

Haoda to Kumar, FOUR, going down leg and he pulls him to the deep midwicket boundary

46.4

Haoda to Kumar, FOUR

46.5

Haoda to Kumar, FOUR, just over the arms of the man at cover and it races away

46.6

Haoda to Kumar, no run

Canada Under-19s 244/5   NR Kumar 137* (117b 12x4 3x6)

47.3

Vanua to Kumar, 1 run, driven hard down to long-on

47.6

Vanua to Kumar, 1 run, very risky single taken in the offside but he does keep the strike

Canada Under-19s 248/6   NR Kumar 139* (119b 12x4 3x6)

48.1

Haoda to Kumar, FOUR, misfield by the sweeper allows the boundary

48.2

Haoda to Kumar, 2 runs, slower bouncer and he's hooked away to deep midwicket

48.3

Haoda to Kumar, FOUR, bit lucky this time edges down to the third man boundary

48.4

Haoda to Kumar, 1 run, driven uppishly to long-off to bring up his 150, fantastic display

Canada Under-19s 259/6   NR Kumar 150* (123b 14x4 3x6)

49.1

Vanua to Kumar, no run, tries to cut it away but misses

49.2

Vanua to Kumar, no run, played to cover, non-striker comes down but is sent back and is almost run out

49.3

Vanua to Kumar, OUT, widish delivery and he slips while hitting the shot and holes out to the sweeper in the deep, a great innings ends

NR Kumar c Tom b Vanua 150 (126b 14x4 3x6) SR: 119.04

Canada Under-19s 259/7   NR Kumar 150 (126b 14x4 3x6)
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More results »

Photos

Aug 6, 2011

Nitish Kumar scored 150 but could not prevent a PNG victory, Canada U-19s v Papua New Guinea U-19s, Eglinton, August 6, 2011

Nitish Kumar scored 150 but could not prevent a PNG victory

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Aug 6, 2011

Christopher Kent scored an unbeaten 166 off just 131 balls, Canada U-19s v Papua New Guinea U-19s, Eglinton, August 6, 2011

Christopher Kent scored an unbeaten 166 off just 131 balls

© International Cricket Council

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