England tour of New Zealand, 2001/02 / Commentary

England in New Zealand ODI Series - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v England

England won by 43 runs

14.1

Cairns to Hussain, no run, short ball but it never gets up and is left outside the offstump

14.2

Cairns to Hussain, no run, batsman plays forward and defends toward point, think about a run but they go back

14.3

Cairns to Hussain, no run, plays from the crease, the ball beats the outside edge!

14.4

Cairns to Hussain, no run, plays from the crease again, defends and runs the ball down toward gully

14.5

Cairns to Hussain, no run, shorter and left outside the off stump

14.6

Cairns to Hussain, no run, short and the ball is run off the face to the man at gully

England 71/1   N Hussain 0* (6b)

15.2

Adams to Hussain, 1 wide, offside wide, batsman steps well forward and leaves the ball outside the off stump

15.2

Adams to Hussain, no run, has a go at this one, the ball beats the bat on the way to the keeper

15.3

Adams to Hussain, no run, plays forward and leaves the ball outside the off stump

15.4

Adams to Hussain, no run, plays forward and defends toward point

15.5

Adams to Hussain, no run, batsman plays late, the ball beats the bat as the batsman pushes down on it

15.6

Adams to Hussain, no run, steps forward and leaves the ball outside the offstump

England 73/1   N Hussain 0* (11b)

16.4

Cairns to Hussain, no run, very short, looks to pull but can't get onto it and chops it down into the pitch

16.5

Cairns to Hussain, no run, plays forward and leaves the ball outside the offstump

16.6

Cairns to Hussain, no run, steps forward and firmly defends back down the wicket

England 74/1   N Hussain 0* (14b)

17.3

Adams to Hussain, no run, full ball, looks to drive but gets an edge which just doesn't carry to 2nd slip

17.4

Adams to Hussain, no run, plays forward and leaves

17.5

Adams to Hussain, 1 run, plays onto the pads and the ball rolls away, off the mark

England 76/1   N Hussain 1* (17b)

18.2

Cairns to Hussain, no run, slower ball, digs it out well toward cover

18.3

Cairns to Hussain, FOUR, full and cracked over mid off, the ball races to the fence

18.4

Cairns to Hussain, 1 run, clips the ball down to the 3rd man area for an easy single

England 83/1   N Hussain 6* (20b 1x4)

19.3

Adams to Hussain, 1 run, pushes into the offside, ball floats but falls short of mid off

19.5

Adams to Hussain, no run, comes forward to defend, pushes toward cover

19.6

Adams to Hussain, FOUR, blasts the ball off the pads through mid wicket to the fence, great shot

England 93/1   N Hussain 11* (23b 2x4)

20.4

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, batsman plays forward and defends firmly

20.5

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, plays forward and gets an inside edge onto the pads, half shout but no chance

20.6

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, full ball, drives firmly but to the cover man who does well in stopping it

England 94/1   N Hussain 11* (26b 2x4)

21.4

Vettori to Hussain, no run, looks to sweep but is taken on the pad

21.5

Vettori to Hussain, 1 run, sweeps again to bring up the 100

England 100/1   N Hussain 12* (28b 2x4)

22.1

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, good ball, the batsman plays forward and the ball beats the bat

22.2

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, moves well down the wicket and defends, bowler saw the batsman coming

22.3

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, batsman moves back and defends back down the wicket

22.4

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, comes down the wicket again, has a go but is beaten again!

22.5

Tuffey to Hussain, 1 run, pushes into the offside, should of got 2 but very bad running only pays 1

England 101/1   N Hussain 13* (33b 2x4)

23.3

Vettori to Hussain, 1 run, sweeps, no power in the shot but it still gets a run

23.5

Vettori to Hussain, no run, looks to sweep again but is beaten

23.6

Vettori to Hussain, no run, moves well down the wicket and defends

England 105/1   N Hussain 14* (36b 2x4)

24.6

Tuffey to Hussain, 1 run, clipped off the pads down toward long leg

England 110/1   N Hussain 15* (37b 2x4)

25.1

Vettori to Hussain, 1 run, sweeps keeper is off after the ball and keeps it to one

25.3

Vettori to Hussain, 1 run, worked sqaure on the onside

England 113/1   N Hussain 17* (39b 2x4)

26.2

Tuffey to Hussain, 1 run, runs the ball through gully for an easy single

26.4

Tuffey to Hussain, FOUR, drives in the air through point, just wide of the man

26.5

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, moves back in the crease and defends

26.6

Tuffey to Hussain, no run, hits into the pitch and the ball floats to cover

England 121/1   N Hussain 22* (43b 3x4)

27.2

Vettori to Hussain, 3 runs, sweeps very fine, very well run 3 taken

27.6

Vettori to Hussain, no run, plays forward and defends

England 126/1   N Hussain 25* (45b 3x4)

28.2

Harris to Hussain, no run, looks to sweep but mistimes

28.3

Harris to Hussain, no run, plays forward and defends

28.4

Harris to Hussain, OUT, looks to sweep but misses and the ball bowls the batsman around the legs, great ball

N Hussain b Harris 24 (60m 48b 3x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

England 127/2   N Hussain 24 (48b 3x4)
Series Results
New Zealand v England at Dunedin - Feb 26, 2002
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
New Zealand v England at Auckland - Feb 23, 2002
England won by 33 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v England at Napier - Feb 20, 2002
England won by 43 runs
New Zealand v England at Wellington - Feb 16, 2002
New Zealand won by 155 runs
New Zealand v England at Christchurch - Feb 13, 2002
New Zealand won by 4 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 25, 2002

New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming shakes hands with members of the Shadow XI as his team walks on to the field. The Shadow XI receive a signed bat from a designated CLEAR Black Cap player before returning to free seats in the crowd. 3rd ODI: New Zealand v England at McLean Park, Napier, 20 February 2002.

Fleming shakes hands with members of the Shadow XI. 3rd ODI: New Zealand v England at Napier, 20 Feb 2002

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Feb 25, 2002

New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming tosses the coin as match referee Jackie Hendriks, England captain Nasser Hussain and National Bank sponsorship manager Gavin Larsen look on. Fleming won the toss and chose to bowl first. 3rd ODI: New Zealand v England at McLean Park, Napier, 20 February 2002.

Fleming tosses the coin. 3rd ODI: New Zealand v England at Napier, 20 Feb 2002

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