ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 18th match, Group B

New Zealand v West Indies

West Indies won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)

25.2

Simmons to Parore, no run, stepping back towards the stumps, played back to the bowler

25.3

Simmons to Parore, no run

25.4

Simmons to Parore, no run, flapping the bat in and around the ball outside the off stump, does all but hit it

25.5

Simmons to Parore, no run, dabs some defence into the covers

25.6

Simmons to Parore, no run, cross bat, cut shot, bottom edge goes close to the off stump but we don't see another NZ wicket

New Zealand 59/5   AC Parore 0* (5b)

27.1

Simmons to Parore, no run

27.2

Simmons to Parore, no run

27.3

Simmons to Parore, no run

27.4

Simmons to Parore, no run

27.5

Simmons to Parore, no run

27.6

Simmons to Parore, no run

New Zealand 62/5   AC Parore 0* (11b)

28.4

King to Parore, no run

28.5

King to Parore, no run

28.6

King to Parore, no run

New Zealand 63/5   AC Parore 0* (14b)

30.2

Dillon to Parore, 1 run

New Zealand 73/5   AC Parore 1* (15b)

31.1

Simmons to Parore, no run

31.2

Simmons to Parore, no run

31.3

Simmons to Parore, no run, still defending

31.4

Simmons to Parore, 1 run, swipes a late cut to the point fielder

New Zealand 76/6   AC Parore 2* (19b)

32.1

Dillon to Parore, no run

32.2

Dillon to Parore, FOUR

32.3

Dillon to Parore, 1 wide

32.3

Dillon to Parore, no run, defends outside the off stump, ball trickles short fo the covers

32.4

Dillon to Parore, FOUR, lovely shot thru the covers, great shot as the NZers defy all expectations and continue towards triple figures

32.5

Dillon to Parore, no run

32.6

Dillon to Parore, no run

New Zealand 85/6   AC Parore 10* (25b 2x4)

33.2

Simmons to Parore, no run

33.3

Simmons to Parore, FOUR, clips a fine cut, beats the 3rd man to the boundary

33.4

Simmons to Parore, no run, just defending

33.5

Simmons to Parore, no run

33.6

Simmons to Parore, FOUR, pushing at the ball, coming down the wicket, nudging from outside the off stump, past the keeper and to the 3rd man boundary again

New Zealand 94/6   AC Parore 18* (30b 4x4)

35.4

Simmons to Parore, 1 run

New Zealand 103/6   AC Parore 19* (31b 4x4)

36.1

Dillon to Parore, 4 leg byes, waving the bat at it, trying to flick off the thigh, clips the thigh and dawdles down to the fine leg rope

36.2

Dillon to Parore, no run, jumping up and defending into the covers

36.3

Dillon to Parore, no run

36.4

Dillon to Parore, 1 run, poked short of the covers, the scamps scamper a single

New Zealand 111/6   AC Parore 20* (35b 4x4)

37.3

Walsh to Parore, 1 run, jumping back as he plays the shot onto the on side

New Zealand 114/6   AC Parore 21* (36b 4x4)

38.1

Dillon to Parore, no run

38.2

Dillon to Parore, 1 run, pushing at a widish one, gets some bat on it, ball runs to the 3rd man

38.4

Dillon to Parore, 1 run, pulling at the ball, top edge lands behind the mid wicket but short of the deep fielders

38.6

Dillon to Parore, no run

New Zealand 118/6   AC Parore 23* (40b 4x4)

40.3

Dillon to Parore, OUT, pulling down the leg side, just gloves it a little down the leg side, Jacobs reaping the rewards behind the stumps today

AC Parore c †Jacobs b Dillon 23 (63m 41b 4x4 0x6) SR: 56.09

New Zealand 125/7   AC Parore 23 (41b 4x4)
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