ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 10th match, Group B

Australia v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)

31.2

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, oooh, that keeps low down the leg side, very close to dislodging that leg bail

31.3

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, a little push into the off side

31.4

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, played into the toes, ball rolls away on the off side

31.5

Harris to SR Waugh, 1 run, the ball barely got off the ground, very well played off the leg side, gets off the mark behind the square leg

Australia 128/3   SR Waugh 1* (4b)

32.1

Astle to SR Waugh, no run, defensive to the mid wicket

32.2

Astle to SR Waugh, no run, stepping back and defending to the bowler

32.3

Astle to SR Waugh, no run, lame little tap into the covers

32.4

Astle to SR Waugh, 2 runs, very well glanced from outside the leg stump amd behind the square leg into the deep

32.5

Astle to SR Waugh, 1 run, a tuck off the hip, mid wicket runs in quickly

Australia 133/3   SR Waugh 4* (9b)

33.1

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, defended

33.2

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, slashes a cover drive into the covers

33.3

Harris to SR Waugh, 1 leg bye, misses the glance, into the legs, half a shout from Harris

33.6

Harris to SR Waugh, no run

Australia 139/3   SR Waugh 4* (13b)

34.3

Astle to SR Waugh, 1 run

34.6

Astle to SR Waugh, 1 run

Australia 143/3   SR Waugh 6* (15b)

35.1

Harris to SR Waugh, no run, defending down the pitch back to the bowler

35.2

Harris to SR Waugh, 1 run

35.5

Harris to SR Waugh, OUT, his favourite slog over mid wicket, only problem is it was direct to mid wicket, great catch from a ball which was hit hard

SR Waugh c Astle b Harris 7 (18m 18b 0x4 0x6) SR: 38.88

Australia 149/4   SR Waugh 7 (18b)
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Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 20, 1999
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 17, 1999
Match tied
New Zealand v Pakistan at Manchester - Jun 16, 1999
Pakistan won by 9 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Leeds - Jun 13, 1999
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Nottingham - Jun 12, 1999
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
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