South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2003/04 / Wicket commentary

18.2

Boje to Fleming, OUT, gone! first blood! fraction short on the middle and leg stump line, Fleming goes back and turns it away straight to Price at square leg, soft dismissal, Boje gets the much needed breakthrough

SP Fleming c Prince b Boje 43 (45b 4x4 2x6) SR: 95.55

New Zealand 100/1   MHW Papps 49* (67b 7x4)   N Boje 1.2-0-13-1

23.6

Nel to Papps, OUT, oh dear! RUN OUT, defended to the short cover region, quick single called for, Prince comes in and scores a direct hit, Cairns is miles short of his crease, unnecessary dangerous run and he pays the price

CL Cairns run out 20 (18b 1x4 1x6) SR: 111.11

New Zealand 137/1   MHW Papps 63* (83b 9x4)   A Nel 5-0-38-0

28.5

Smith to Oram, OUT, got'im! quicker delivery outside the off stump, Oram moves forward and lofts it away to the long off region, Kallis judges it to perfection and takes a superb catch just in front of the ropes, Smith gets a wicket

JDP Oram c Kallis b Smith 20 (13b 2x4 1x6) SR: 153.84

New Zealand 163/3   MHW Papps 67* (99b 9x4)   GC Smith 1-0-5-1

29.2

Kallis to Papps, OUT, another wicket! short outside the off stump, not enough width but Papps cuts, ball takes the edge and goes behind, Boucher dives to his right and takes a good catch, Kallis strikes

MHW Papps c †Boucher b Kallis 67 (100b 9x4 0x6) SR: 67.00

New Zealand 165/4   SB Styris 2* (2b)   JH Kallis 2.2-0-21-1

30.4

Smith to McMillan, OUT, oh no! another run out! pushed just wide of Boje at gully, McMillan takes off for the single and is sent back, ball goes to the natural hand of Boje who gets rid of it quickly, Boucher takes it on the bounce and the stumps are rearranged

CD McMillan run out 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

New Zealand 170/5   * (b)   GC Smith 1.5-0-9-1
Series Results
New Zealand v South Africa at Napier - Mar 2, 2004
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland - Feb 29, 2004
New Zealand won by 2 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland - Feb 28, 2004
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
New Zealand v South Africa at Dunedin - Feb 25, 2004
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
New Zealand v South Africa at Dunedin - Feb 24, 2004
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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Photos

Feb 21, 2004

Scott Styris of New Zealand appeals for LBW against Albie Morkel, New Zealand v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Westpac Stadium, Wellington, February 20, 2004

Scott Styris of New Zealand appeals for LBW against Albie Morkel

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Feb 20, 2004

Shaun Pollock hits out in vain, New Zealand v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Wellington, February 20, 2004

Shaun Pollock hits out

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