England tour of New Zealand, 2001/02 / Commentary

England in New Zealand ODI Series - 2nd ODI

New Zealand v England

New Zealand won by 155 runs

Match State: Match start scheduled for 2pm local time (0100 GMT) Welcome to the Westpactrust Stadium in Wellington for the second ODI of The National Bank Series between the CLEAR Black Caps and England. The Wellington weather has done its part and cleared however the temperature remains cool. The pitch is still generating some concern and it looks like a bit of a mud track. The match is now scheduled to at 1430 NZST (0130 GMT) and is to remain a 50 over match. Match State: Delay - Start of play is delayed to 1430 NZST (0130 GMT) Match State: Delay - Start of play is delayed to 1430 local time (0130 GMT) The pitch is a little softer than usual, but still playable, the outfield looks to be in satisfactory order. the English team make their way on to a mixed response. Huge applaus for the Clear Black Caps.

0.1

Gough to Nevin, no run, short of a length and played on the back foot

0.2

Gough to Nevin, 3 runs, short and pulled through square leg, good shot, the outfield looks very slow

0.3

Gough to Astle, no run, left outside the off stump

0.4

Gough to Astle, no run, again choosing to leave

very vocal crowd early on

0.5

Gough to Astle, no run, tickling one and getting a genuine edge that is dropped at second slip

0.6

Gough to Astle, no run, left outside the off stump

Knight was the one that put down that catch

End of over 1 (3 runs) New Zealand 3/0
NJ Astle    0* (4b)      D Gough    1-0-3-0
CJ Nevin    3* (2b)     

1.1

Hoggard to Nevin, 1 run, on the back foot and works teh ball behind square leg

1.2

Hoggard to Astle, 1 run, similar shot by Astle, this time working it to fine leg

1.3

Hoggard to Nevin, 1 run, really lost sight of a low ball and edges, right over the cordon

1.4

Hoggard to Astle, 1 no ball, overstepping, shortish and defended on the back foot

1.4

Hoggard to Astle, 1 wide, leaving down the leg side

1.4

Hoggard to Astle, 2 runs, change up of pace and driven fine of mid off on the front foot

1.5

Hoggard to Astle, no run, left outside the off stump

1.6

Hoggard to Astle, 1 run, played off the back foot to cover and rushes through under pressure from Collingwood

End of over 2 (8 runs) New Zealand 11/0
NJ Astle    4* (9b)      MJ Hoggard    1-0-8-0
CJ Nevin    5* (4b)     

2.1

Gough to Astle, 1 run, cut down to third man

2.2

Gough to Nevin, no run, on one knee, looking to drive, doesn't gethold of the shot and played to point

2.3

Gough to Nevin, FOUR, short and cutting on the back fot, finding the gap between point and gully, slightly airial

2.4

Gough to Nevin, FOUR, same shot again and this time just over teh upward lunging hand at point

2.5

Gough to Nevin, no run, played to point on one knee, again can't get hold of that shot

2.6

Gough to Nevin, no run, gets some bat through to the keeper, doesn't carry

End of over 3 (9 runs) New Zealand 20/0
CJ Nevin    13* (9b 2x4)      D Gough    2-0-12-0
NJ Astle    5* (10b)     

3.1

Hoggard to Astle, no run, pushing on the back foot, can't get it past square leg

3.2

Hoggard to Astle, no run, big swing on the front foot, didn't get hold of the shot, was going over the bowler's head, but bowler takes it on the foot

3.3

Hoggard to Astle, 1 run, on the back foot, pushing through wide mid on

3.4

Hoggard to Nevin, no run, on the front foot, playing to point

3.5

Hoggard to Nevin, no run, driving high on the back foot and slightly uppish towards mid off

3.6

Hoggard to Nevin, no run, ball getting caught up in the shot of the batsman and falling to his feet, the ball that is

End of over 4 (1 run) New Zealand 21/0
CJ Nevin    13* (12b 2x4)      MJ Hoggard    2-0-9-0
NJ Astle    6* (13b)     

4.1

Gough to Astle, no run, leaving outside the off stump

4.2

Gough to Astle, 1 run, full and driven past the bowler, mid on and mid off come together

4.3

Gough to Nevin, 2 runs, short and pulled over mid on, good looking shot on a poor wicket

4.4

Gough to Nevin, no run, played on the front foot to point

4.5

Gough to Nevin, 1 run, short and cut to third man

4.6

Gough to Astle, OUT, going on to the back foot and taking it high on the pad, big appeal and given

NJ Astle lbw b Gough 7 (19m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 43.75

End of over 5 (4 runs) New Zealand 25/1
     D Gough    3-0-16-1
CJ Nevin    16* (15b 2x4)     

5.1

Hoggard to Nevin, no run, played behind square leg

5.2

Hoggard to Nevin, 1 run, angles the ball to third man

5.3

Hoggard to McCullum, no run, defends on the back foot

5.4

Hoggard to McCullum, no run, plays and misses outside the off stump

5.5

Hoggard to McCullum, no run, plays and misses again on the front foot outside off

5.6

Hoggard to McCullum, FOUR, short and on leg stump, rocks back and pulls it over and behind square leg to the boundary, great looking shot from the youngster

End of over 6 (5 runs) New Zealand 30/1
BB McCullum    4* (4b 1x4)      MJ Hoggard    3-0-14-0
CJ Nevin    17* (17b 2x4)     

6.1

Gough to Nevin, no run, full and on the front foot playing to mid off

6.2

Gough to Nevin, FOUR, short and smacked over square leg, another great lookign pull shot, over the slow infield

6.3

Gough to Nevin, OUT, on the back foot driving and straight back to the hands of Gough, straight forward wicket, most of the crowd seemed unaware untill Nevin started walking

CJ Nevin c & b Gough 21 (26m 20b 3x4 0x6) SR: 105.00

6.4

Gough to Fleming, no run, defends on the front foot and beats the bat to the keeper

6.5

Gough to Fleming, no run, opening the face to backward point on the front foot

6.6

Gough to Fleming, no run, beats the bat on the front foot again

End of over 7 (4 runs) New Zealand 34/2
SP Fleming    0* (3b)      D Gough    4-0-20-2
BB McCullum    4* (4b 1x4)     

7.1

Hoggard to McCullum, 1 run, on the back foot and pushed straight to point, who should have had the ball quicker but a mis field allows the poorly elected single, in the end safe

A hurried single has gone to teh third umpire

7.2

Hoggard to Fleming, 1 run, on the back foot, playing behind point, direct hit to the third umpire from Collingwood, but McCullum was well home, well ran

7.3

Hoggard to McCullum, 3 runs, flicked off the toes, up in the air over mid wicket

7.4

Hoggard to Fleming, no run, defends to the off side on the front foot

7.5

Hoggard to Fleming, 1 no ball, down leg side, looking to play, probably would have been a wide, but a no ball any way

7.5

Hoggard to Fleming, no run, defends on the back foot, played the ball to his feet, thought of a single, not there as the enitre English team almost scamper in

7.6

Hoggard to Fleming, no run, looking to flick the ball away, not getting hold of the shot, srops safely on the off side

End of over 8 (6 runs) New Zealand 40/2
SP Fleming    1* (8b)      MJ Hoggard    4-0-20-0
BB McCullum    8* (6b 1x4)     

8.1

Gough to McCullum, no run, on the front foot, played to the off side of the pitch

8.2

Gough to McCullum, no run, on the front foot, driving to mid off

8.3

Gough to McCullum, 1 run, good change of pace, on the front foot, opening the face to third man on the front foot

8.4

Gough to Fleming, FOUR, on the front foot, driving through mid on, great looking shot

8.5

Gough to Fleming, 1 leg bye, straying down leg and played off the pads

8.6

Gough to McCullum, no run, tickles at a ball outside the off stump

End of over 9 (6 runs) New Zealand 46/2
BB McCullum    9* (10b 1x4)      D Gough    5-0-25-2
SP Fleming    5* (10b 1x4)     

9.1

Flintoff to Fleming, FOUR, on the front foot and works the ball past short fine leg where it is missed

9.2

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, defends on teh front foot

9.3

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, defended on teh front foot to the on side of the pitch

9.4

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, leaving outsid ethe off stump

a mexican wave now making it way around the ground

9.5

Flintoff to Fleming, 1 run, flicked off hte pad to short fine leg

9.6

Flintoff to McCullum, no run, on the front foot, pushing to point, thought of a single, sent back by the captain

End of over 10 (5 runs) New Zealand 51/2
BB McCullum    9* (11b 1x4)      A Flintoff    1-0-5-0
SP Fleming    10* (15b 2x4)     

10.1

White to Fleming, no run, defends on the front foot back to the bowler along the deck

10.2

White to Fleming, no run, driving to mid on

10.3

White to Fleming, no run, defends to the man at shot mid wicket

10.4

White to Fleming, no run, again playing to mid wicket

10.5

White to Fleming, no run, slower ball, defended on the front foot, doesn't go any where

10.6

White to Fleming, 1 no ball

10.6

White to Fleming, no run

End of over 11 (1 run) New Zealand 52/2
SP Fleming    10* (22b 2x4)      C White    1-0-1-0
BB McCullum    9* (11b 1x4)     

11.1

Flintoff to McCullum, no run, defended to the off side

11.2

Flintoff to McCullum, no run, looking to woork the bakk square, can't get it away

11.3

Flintoff to McCullum, no run, looks for the cut shot, misses, there was not enough width there to cut

11.4

Flintoff to McCullum, OUT, attmpts to play that cut shot again, this time gets the edge, again not really enough width to play the shot

BB McCullum c †Trescothick b Flintoff 9 (31m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

11.5

Flintoff to McMillan, 1 run, works teh ball off hte leg stump to fine leg off the back foot

11.6

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, coming forward on the front foot and choosing to leave

End of over 12 (1 run) New Zealand 53/3
SP Fleming    10* (23b 2x4)      A Flintoff    2-0-6-1
CD McMillan    1* (1b)     

12.1

White to McMillan, no run, chops down on the ball on the front foot

12.2

White to McMillan, no run, fuller delivery worked off the front foot to short mid wicket

12.3

White to McMillan, no run, almost beats the same man again

12.4

White to McMillan, 1 leg bye, played to backward square leg off the front foot

12.5

White to Fleming, 1 run, driven short of mid on

12.6

White to McMillan, no run, defends to short cover

End of over 13 (2 runs) New Zealand 55/3
CD McMillan    1* (6b)      C White    2-0-2-0
SP Fleming    11* (24b 2x4)     

13.1

Flintoff to Fleming, no run

13.2

Flintoff to Fleming, 1 run

13.3

Flintoff to McMillan, no run

13.4

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, chops the batsman in half as he looks to play forward at that one

13.5

Flintoff to McMillan, 1 run, played off the toes through mid wicket

13.6

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, pushes the ball to the on side off the front foot

End of over 14 (2 runs) New Zealand 57/3
SP Fleming    12* (27b 2x4)      A Flintoff    3-0-8-1
CD McMillan    2* (9b)     

14.1

White to McMillan, no run, full and driving straight to the man at mid on

just going to check on a near boundary looks like the fielding was okay

14.2

White to McMillan, 3 runs, played to the point boundary, good looking drive

14.3

White to Fleming, 2 runs, on the back foot, pushing through mid wicket, finding the gap nicely between mid on and square leg

14.4

White to Fleming, no run, on the fornt foot, driving to mi doff

14.5

White to Fleming, no run, coming forward and pushing, played to backward point

14.6

White to Fleming, no run, full and slower and comes forward on the front foot to defend

End of over 15 (5 runs) New Zealand 62/3
SP Fleming    14* (31b 2x4)      C White    3-0-7-0
CD McMillan    5* (11b)     

15.1

Flintoff to McMillan, 3 runs, on the back foot and pushing through point, through the eastern side of this outfield again which is looking very slow

15.2

Flintoff to Fleming, 1 run, opening the face to third man for the single

15.3

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, shortish and working off the back foot to square leg

15.4

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, looking to drive and played to the off side

15.5

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, plays on the back foot, can't get the ball away and it drops to his feet

15.6

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, on th back foot, looking to play, England go up in appeal, but not given

Match State: Drinks

End of over 16 (4 runs) New Zealand 66/3
CD McMillan    8* (16b)      A Flintoff    4-0-12-1
SP Fleming    15* (32b 2x4)     

16.1

White to Fleming, no run

16.2

White to Fleming, no run, slower ball, tries to work it off the pads, doesn't even get hold of the shot

16.3

White to Fleming, no run, coming forward and defends again to the off side of the pitch

16.4

White to Fleming, no run, slower ball again, change up pops the ball up off the forward defence

16.5

White to Fleming, no run, bowling a bit slower here, guides teh ball to point off the front foot

16.6

White to Fleming, no run, defended agian, this time slightly to the on side of the pitch

End of over 17 (maiden) New Zealand 66/3
SP Fleming    15* (38b 2x4)      C White    4-1-7-0
CD McMillan    8* (16b)     

17.1

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, opens the face on the back foot to backward point

17.2

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, defends and taken on the pad, appeal, not given

17.3

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, moving back and can't get the ball past point again

17.4

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, again the same shot on the back foot and point dives to his right to sav the ball

17.5

Flintoff to McMillan, 2 runs, this tiem he gets it away, behind point and third man is able to come around and save it due to teh slow outfield

17.6

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, on the back foot, playing back to the bowler along the deck

Someone at the ground has just proposed on teh big screen

End of over 18 (2 runs) New Zealand 68/3
CD McMillan    10* (22b)      A Flintoff    5-0-14-1
SP Fleming    15* (38b 2x4)     

18.1

White to Fleming, 1 run, full and played off the toes fine of mid on

18.2

White to McMillan, 1 run, cuts the ball to third man on the back foot

18.3

White to Fleming, no run, on teh back foot, leaving at the last minute as he checks his shot

18.4

White to Fleming, FOUR, down on one knee and smashing the ball over mid off, great shot from the catptain

18.5

White to Fleming, SIX, on one knee again this time hoisting the ball over mid wicket

18.6

White to Fleming, no run, driving to the off side of the pitch

End of over 19 (12 runs) New Zealand 80/3
SP Fleming    26* (43b 3x4 1x6)      C White    5-1-19-0
CD McMillan    11* (23b)     

19.1

Flintoff to McMillan, 1 run, on the back foot and gets an edge that falls short of first slip

19.2

Flintoff to Fleming, 2 runs, driving nicely on one knee wide of mid off

19.3

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, coming forward and checks his shot, leaving outside the off stump

19.4

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, defends on the front foot, opens the face to point

19.5

Flintoff to Fleming, no run, looks to work the ball to the on side off the back foot, can't get it away and mid on tidies up

19.6

Flintoff to Fleming, 2 runs, full and down on one knee, driving through the covers

Fleming looks to be the first batsman to make a start and is starting to play some shots now

End of over 20 (5 runs) New Zealand 85/3
SP Fleming    30* (48b 3x4 1x6)      A Flintoff    6-0-19-1
CD McMillan    12* (24b)     

20.1

Giles to McMillan, no run, comes forward nad defend to the off side

McMillian not using his front on stance so far against the off spinner

20.2

Giles to McMillan, no run, looks to play outside the off stump on the back foot and misses

20.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, comes forward and sweeps

Taking some time to set a field here.

20.4

Giles to Fleming, no run, pushes to mid on on the front foot

20.5

Giles to Fleming, no run, comes down the wicket and looks to play to the on side, but can't get it away

20.6

Giles to Fleming, FOUR, struck off the toes and through the gap at mid wicket, found the gap and the faster part of the outfield

End of over 21 (5 runs) New Zealand 90/3
SP Fleming    34* (51b 4x4 1x6)      AF Giles    1-0-5-0
CD McMillan    13* (27b)     

21.1

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, plants one foot forward and plays to the ofrf side

21.2

Collingwood to McMillan, 1 run, edge on the back foot that plops over a vacant gully position

21.3

Collingwood to Fleming, 2 runs, on the back foot and guides the ball to fine leg, the second was well ran

21.4

Collingwood to Fleming, no run, looking to turn the ball to the on side again

21.5

Collingwood to Fleming, no run

21.6

Collingwood to McMillan, 2 runs

End of over 22 (5 runs) New Zealand 95/3
CD McMillan    16* (30b)      PD Collingwood    1-0-5-0
SP Fleming    36* (54b 4x4 1x6)     

22.1

Giles to Fleming, 1 run

22.2

Giles to McMillan, 1 run

22.3

Giles to Fleming, 1 run

22.4

Giles to McMillan, 1 leg bye

22.5

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, gets forward ans sweeps

End of over 23 (5 runs) New Zealand 100/3
CD McMillan    18* (33b)      AF Giles    2-0-9-0
SP Fleming    38* (56b 4x4 1x6)     

23.1

Collingwood to McMillan, 1 run

23.2

Collingwood to Fleming, 1 run

23.3

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, defends on teh front foot

23.4

Collingwood to McMillan, no run

23.5

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, defends on teh back foot

23.6

Collingwood to McMillan, 1 run, pushes to the off side on teh front foot

End of over 24 (3 runs) New Zealand 103/3
CD McMillan    20* (38b)      PD Collingwood    2-0-8-0
SP Fleming    39* (57b 4x4 1x6)     

24.1

Giles to McMillan, 2 runs, on the front foot and gets and edge past the keeper

24.2

Giles to McMillan, no run, pushes the ball to the off side and sets off but is sent back

24.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, on the front foot, pushing the ball to short fine leg

24.4

Giles to Fleming, 1 run, on the front foot, driving to long off for the easy single

24.5

Giles to McMillan, no run, defends on teh front foot

24.6

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, full and swept to Goagh at deep backward square leg

End of over 25 (5 runs) New Zealand 108/3
CD McMillan    24* (43b)      AF Giles    3-0-14-0
SP Fleming    40* (58b 4x4 1x6)     

25.1

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, played off the legs to the on side

25.2

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, fulla nd played off the toes to the man at mid wicket

25.3

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, on the front foot and taking a big swing, but not connecting

25.4

Collingwood to McMillan, 2 runs, full and sweeping and getting more of an edge to fine leg than anything else

25.5

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, trying to drive on the back foot and can't get it past backward point

25.6

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, on the bakc foot driving to cover

End of over 26 (2 runs) New Zealand 110/3
CD McMillan    26* (49b)      PD Collingwood    3-0-10-0
SP Fleming    40* (58b 4x4 1x6)     

26.1

Hoggard to Fleming, no run, defends on the back foot

26.2

Hoggard to Fleming, no run, tries to pull it and gets struck on teh body

26.3

Hoggard to Fleming, OUT, full and played off the toes straight to the hands of Shah at short mid wicket, good catch

SP Fleming c Shah b Hoggard 40 (85m 61b 4x4 1x6) SR: 65.57

26.4

Hoggard to Vincent, no run, comes forward to defend on teh front foot

26.5

Hoggard to Vincent, no run, on the front foot defending a full ball

26.6

Hoggard to Vincent, no run, left outside the off stump

End of over 27 (wicket maiden) New Zealand 110/4
L Vincent    0* (3b)      MJ Hoggard    5-1-20-1
CD McMillan    26* (49b)     

27.1

Gough to McMillan, 1 run, plays a short one short of square leg and hurries through

27.2

Gough to Vincent, no run, left outisde the offs tump

27.3

Gough to Vincent, 2 runs, change up of pace, full and driven wide of extra cover, good shot

27.4

Gough to Vincent, no run, left outside the off stump

27.5

Gough to Vincent, no run, comes forward and defends

27.6

Gough to Vincent, no run, short and tries to cut, thumped straight into the ground, bounces up to point

End of over 28 (3 runs) New Zealand 113/4
L Vincent    2* (8b)      D Gough    6-0-28-2
CD McMillan    27* (50b)     

28.1

Hoggard to McMillan, 3 runs

28.2

Hoggard to Vincent, 1 wide

28.2

Hoggard to Vincent, no run

28.3

Hoggard to Vincent, no run

28.4

Hoggard to Vincent, 1 no ball

28.4

Hoggard to Vincent, 3 runs

28.5

Hoggard to McMillan, no run

28.6

Hoggard to McMillan, no run

End of over 29 (8 runs) New Zealand 121/4
CD McMillan    30* (52b)      MJ Hoggard    6-1-28-1
L Vincent    5* (12b)     

29.1

Gough to Vincent, no run

29.2

Gough to Vincent, no run

29.3

Gough to Vincent, no run, looks to play the ball off the back foot to fine leg but is chopped in half

29.4

Gough to Vincent, 1 run

29.5

Gough to McMillan, no run, defends the ball on the front foot

29.6

Gough to McMillan, no run

End of over 30 (1 run) New Zealand 122/4
CD McMillan    30* (54b)      D Gough    7-0-29-2
L Vincent    6* (16b)     

30.1

Giles to Vincent, 1 run, full and swept behind square leg

30.2

Giles to McMillan, no run, defends on the front foot

30.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, top edge on a sweep taht falls short of Gough at deep backward square leg

30.4

Giles to Vincent, 2 runs, sweeping and gets it away very fine

30.5

Giles to Vincent, no run, flighted up and played off the front foot to mid wicket

30.6

Giles to Vincent, no run, defends on the front foot

End of over 31 (4 runs) New Zealand 126/4
L Vincent    9* (20b)      AF Giles    4-0-18-0
CD McMillan    31* (57b)     

31.1

Gough to McMillan, no run, on the front foot and playing to the off side

31.2

Gough to McMillan, 1 run, short and tries to pull, can't get hold of the shot and played to mid wicket

31.3

Gough to Vincent, no run, tries to turn the ball swaure off the front foot, takes it on the pad

31.4

Gough to Vincent, 1 run, thick edge off the fornt foot behind point to third man

31.5

Gough to McMillan, 1 run, front foot, drops the ball short on the off side and a well ran single

31.6

Gough to Vincent, 2 runs, guides teh ball behind point to third man and a very cheeky second taken

End of over 32 (5 runs) New Zealand 131/4
L Vincent    12* (23b)      D Gough    8-0-34-2
CD McMillan    33* (60b)     

32.1

Giles to McMillan, 2 runs, swept square, the keeper drops the return throw and allows a second

32.2

Giles to McMillan, no run

32.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run

32.4

Giles to Vincent, no run

32.5

Giles to Vincent, no run, on the front foot, played to the off sidee

32.6

Giles to Vincent, no run, tries to sweepa nd gets a top edge to teh off side

End of over 33 (3 runs) New Zealand 134/4
L Vincent    12* (26b)      AF Giles    5-0-21-0
CD McMillan    36* (63b)     

33.1

White to McMillan, 1 run, played behind square leg

33.2

White to Vincent, 1 run

33.3

White to McMillan, no run, back tot he bowler along the deck

33.4

White to McMillan, no run, on the fornt foot defending

33.5

White to McMillan, no run, on the back foot and driving on the off side

33.6

White to McMillan, 1 run, on the back foot and played to third man

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (3 runs) New Zealand 137/4
CD McMillan    38* (68b)      C White    6-1-22-0
L Vincent    13* (27b)     

34.1

Giles to McMillan, no run, attempts a sweep, doesn't get it away

34.2

Giles to McMillan, FOUR, full and swept in the air, over the head of Gough who perhaps isn't deep enough

34.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, sweeps, this time along the ground

34.4

Giles to Vincent, 1 run

34.5

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, off the toes to the man at short fineleg

34.6

Giles to Vincent, no run, played to short third man

End of over 35 (7 runs) New Zealand 144/4
L Vincent    14* (29b)      AF Giles    6-0-28-0
CD McMillan    44* (72b 1x4)     

35.1

White to McMillan, 1 run, cut down to third man

35.2

White to Vincent, no run, pushing to point

35.3

White to Vincent, no run, short and looks to push off the back foot to point

35.4

White to Vincent, 1 run, cutting on the front foot to the cover sweeper

35.5

White to McMillan, 1 run, flicks the ball off hte front foot to the man at fine leg

35.6

White to Vincent, 1 run, tucks the ball to teh leg side off hthe back foot

End of over 36 (4 runs) New Zealand 148/4
L Vincent    16* (33b)      C White    7-1-26-0
CD McMillan    46* (74b 1x4)     

36.1

Giles to Vincent, 1 leg bye, looks to sweep and can't get it away

36.2

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, sweeping from his front on stance

36.3

Giles to Vincent, no run

36.4

Giles to Vincent, 1 leg bye, tries to sweep, gets it away on teh off side

36.5

Giles to McMillan, 3 runs, reverse sweep to third man boundary

36.6

Giles to Vincent, 1 run, quick single taken to the third umpire, was a little closer on the replay than one anticipated

End of over 37 (7 runs) New Zealand 155/4
L Vincent    17* (37b)      AF Giles    7-0-33-0
CD McMillan    50* (76b 1x4)     

37.1

White to Vincent, 1 run, drives through the cover to the sweeper

37.2

White to McMillan, FOUR, on the front foot and smashes it past mid off, the ball slows right up on the eastern side of the ground as three Englishman chase it, but it just makes it

37.3

White to McMillan, no run, on the pad on the front foot, appeal not given

37.4

White to McMillan, 1 run, driving past the bowler

37.5

White to Vincent, 1 run, works teh ball to square leg

37.6

White to McMillan, SIX, gets low to play the shot and smashes the ball over the square leg boundary, great shot

End of over 38 (13 runs) New Zealand 168/4
CD McMillan    61* (80b 2x4 1x6)      C White    8-1-39-0
L Vincent    19* (39b)     

38.1

Giles to Vincent, 1 run, sweeps to the mid wicket sweeper

38.2

Giles to McMillan, no run, tries to get off a reverse sweep

38.3

Giles to McMillan, 1 run, swept down to Gough at fine leg

38.4

Giles to Vincent, 2 runs, sweep beats leg gully but slows up for fine leg

38.5

Giles to Vincent, 2 runs, top edge sweep and Knight drops a catch at mid wicket sweeper, much to the delight of the crowd

38.6

Giles to Vincent, 1 run, played to wide mid on

End of over 39 (7 runs) New Zealand 175/4
L Vincent    25* (43b)      AF Giles    8-0-40-0
CD McMillan    62* (82b 2x4 1x6)     

39.1

Flintoff to Vincent, no run, played to point on the fornt foot

39.2

Flintoff to Vincent, FOUR, full and smashed along the ground past mid off, hit so hard that the slow field was never going to slow that one up

39.3

Flintoff to Vincent, no run, full again and a bump ball is popped up to the bowler

39.4

Flintoff to Vincent, 1 run, full and driven wide of mid off who moves around to take the ball

39.5

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, big ugley swing across the line at the ball, misses

39.6

Flintoff to McMillan, 1 wide, full toss down the leg side, takes a swing and misses

39.6

Flintoff to McMillan, no run, full and played to short cover

End of over 40 (6 runs) New Zealand 181/4
CD McMillan    62* (84b 2x4 1x6)      A Flintoff    7-0-25-1
L Vincent    30* (47b 1x4)     

40.1

Collingwood to Vincent, 1 run, driven straight and long on

40.2

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, played to mid wicket

40.3

Collingwood to McMillan, 2 runs, played to long on and a well ran second

bowler attampts a Mankad, but isn't really close

40.4

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, full, drives and can't get it past short cover

40.5

Collingwood to McMillan, no run, played to backward point

40.6

Collingwood to McMillan, FOUR, big swingon the frotn foot and struck wide of long on, great shot

End of over 41 (7 runs) New Zealand 188/4
CD McMillan    68* (89b 3x4 1x6)      PD Collingwood    4-0-17-0
L Vincent    31* (48b 1x4)     

41.1

Flintoff to Vincent, no run

41.2

Flintoff to Vincent, 1 run, pulled to backward square leg

41.3

Flintoff to McMillan, 1 run, attmpts a pull that doesn't come off, drops short and one taken

41.4

Flintoff to Vincent, no run, short and big swing taken across th line, not given, a long way from the ball

41.5

Flintoff to Vincent, 2 runs, quick single, but a poor shy at the stumps allows the second run

41.6

Flintoff to Vincent, 1 run, full and played to long on

End of over 42 (5 runs) New Zealand 193/4
L Vincent    35* (53b 1x4)      A Flintoff    8-0-30-1
CD McMillan    69* (90b 3x4 1x6)     

42.1

White to Vincent, no run, full and plays and misses

42.2

White to Vincent, 1 run, big swing along the ground to long on

42.3

White to McMillan, OUT, tries to guide the ball up over short fine leg, but can't get it over th head of Flintoff

CD McMillan c Flintoff b White 69 (125m 91b 3x4 1x6) SR: 75.82

42.4

White to Cairns, 2 runs, full toss, struck straigt back at the bowler

42.5

White to Cairns, 1 run, played off the toes down to longoff

42.6

White to Vincent, no run, good length and played to point, sets off but sent back, over throw, thought of a second, not there in the end

End of over 43 (4 runs) New Zealand 197/5
L Vincent    36* (56b 1x4)      C White    9-1-43-1
CL Cairns    3* (2b)     

43.1

Hoggard to Cairns, 1 run, takes a big swing and it drops where third man lets it bounce, was looking to concerve runs

43.2

Hoggard to Vincent, OUT, takes a swing at one that cuts back in slightly from just outside the off stump off the seam

L Vincent b Hoggard 36 (69m 57b 1x4 0x6) SR: 63.15

Harris receives a huge welcome from the large crowd here at the Westpactrust stadium

43.3

Hoggard to Harris, 1 run, finds the gap and plays it down to third man

some distraction near the sight screen

43.4

Hoggard to Cairns, 1 run, full and pushed off the front foot to long on

43.5

Hoggard to Harris, no run, defends back down teh pitch

43.6

Hoggard to Harris, no run, defending a good ball on the front foot

End of over 44 (3 runs) New Zealand 200/6
CZ Harris    1* (3b)      MJ Hoggard    7-1-31-2
CL Cairns    5* (4b)     

44.1

White to Cairns, SIX, comes down the wicket and smashes teh ball well over the sight screen

44.2

White to Cairns, OUT, goes for the big shot again and this time can't clear long on, where Flintoff takes the ball at mid riff

CL Cairns c Flintoff b White 11 (10m 6b 0x4 1x6) SR: 183.33

44.3

White to Harris, 2 runs, drives through short cover where it is misfielded

44.4

White to Harris, no run, played to mid on off the fornt foot

44.5

White to Harris, 1 run, struck out to Knight at cover sweeper

44.6

White to Adams, 1 run, guides teh ball to short fine leg off the front foot

End of over 45 (10 runs) New Zealand 210/7
AR Adams    1* (1b)      C White    10-1-53-2
CZ Harris    4* (6b)     

45.1

Hoggard to Adams, 1 run, guided off the toes to short fine leg

45.2

Hoggard to Harris, no run, drives, doesn't get hold of teh shot and can't beat short mid wicket

45.3

Hoggard to Harris, 2 runs, played behind square on the front foot

45.4

Hoggard to Harris, no run, takes a big swing outside off and plays and misses

45.5

Hoggard to Harris, 1 run, flicked off the toes to deep mid wicket

45.6

Hoggard to Adams, 1 run, played off the toes to wide mid on

End of over 46 (5 runs) New Zealand 215/7
AR Adams    3* (3b)      MJ Hoggard    8-1-36-2
CZ Harris    7* (10b)     

46.1

Flintoff to Adams, 1 run, flicked to short fine leg

46.2

Flintoff to Harris, no run, shuffles on to the back foot and played to the leg side

46.3

Flintoff to Harris, 2 runs, full and driven wide of long off

46.4

Flintoff to Harris, 1 run, short and pulled to deep mid wicket

46.5

Flintoff to Adams, no run, plays and misses outside the off stump, full delivery

46.6

Flintoff to Adams, FOUR, full and flicks the ball off the toes in front of short fine leg, nice looking shot

End of over 47 (8 runs) New Zealand 223/7
AR Adams    8* (6b 1x4)      A Flintoff    9-0-38-1
CZ Harris    10* (13b)     

47.1

Gough to Harris, no run, full and played to short cover

47.2

Gough to Harris, 1 run, fulla dn driven to long off

47.3

Gough to Adams, 2 runs, skies that ball up in the air towards Hoggard at long on who drops the ball

47.4

Gough to Adams, 1 run, manages to get one to square leg

47.5

Gough to Harris, 1 run, driven to long off

47.6

Gough to Adams, 2 runs, driven fine of long off, well played for the two runs

End of over 48 (7 runs) New Zealand 230/7
AR Adams    13* (9b 1x4)      D Gough    9-0-41-2
CZ Harris    12* (16b)     

48.1

Flintoff to Harris, 1 run, full and driven to cover sweeper along the ground

48.2

Flintoff to Adams, no run, bump ball to short cover

48.3

Flintoff to Adams, no run, plays and misses outside off, the crowd were expecting a wide

48.4

Flintoff to Adams, FOUR, inside edge off the bat that runs away

48.5

Flintoff to Adams, 2 runs, struck along the ground to long off, where a misfield allows a second

48.6

Flintoff to Adams, 1 run, turned to mid wicket sweeper

End of over 49 (8 runs) New Zealand 238/7
AR Adams    20* (14b 2x4)      A Flintoff    10-0-46-1
CZ Harris    13* (17b)     

49.1

Gough to Adams, 2 runs, smashed to long on who gets an odd bounce, mis fields allowing the second

49.2

Gough to Adams, 1 run, off the toes to mid wicket

a spectator just learnt the hard way why not to invade the field

49.3

Gough to Harris, 1 run, full and driven to extar cover

49.4

Gough to Adams, 1 run, full and he can only get it to mid wicket

49.5

Gough to Harris, OUT, goes for the big shot and edges the ball high into the air, Knight is waiting for it at mid wicket sweeper and takes it comfortably in the end

CZ Harris c Knight b Gough 14 (30m 19b 0x4 0x6) SR: 73.68

49.6

Gough to Adams, 1 run, played to square leg off the toes

A good dig from the CLEAR Black Caps off what was meant to be a bad pitch. Nevin started off well, but never got going. Fleming and McMillan held the innings together in the middle and Fleming played some good shots. There was some poor fielding from the English, some catches put down and some sloppy stuff in the outfield Match State: Tea

End of over 50 (6 runs) New Zealand 244/8
AR Adams    25* (18b 2x4)      D Gough    10-0-47-3
DL Vettori    0* (0b)     
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Feb 16, 2002

New Zealand bowler Chris Harris (second from left) is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing England batsman Craig White, lbw for 11. From left, Andre Adams, Lou Vincent (obscured) and Chris Nevin. 2nd ODI: New Zealand v England at WestpacTrust Stadium, Wellington, 16 February 2002.

Harris is congratulated by team-mates after dismissing White. 2nd ODI: New Zealand v England at Wellington, 16 Feb 2002

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Feb 16, 2002

New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming shakes hands with England batsman Darren Gough at the end of the match. Matthew Hoggard (right) looks on. 2nd ODI: New Zealand v England at WestpacTrust Stadium, Wellington, 16 February 2002.

Fleming shakes hands with Gough at the end of the match. 2nd ODI: New Zealand v England at Wellington, 16 Feb 2002

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