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)

1.1

Ambrose to Astle, 2 runs, fantastic start to the game for Astle, inside edge skips past the leg stump and runs down to the fine leg

1.2

Ambrose to Astle, no run

1.3

Ambrose to Astle, no run, larvley ball zipping past the outside edge and thru to the keeper

1.4

Ambrose to Astle, no run, bat raised and left to the keeper, what a novel concept for Astle

1.5

Ambrose to Astle, no run, stretching forward down the wicket

1.6

Ambrose to Astle, OUT, awful defence from a player in awful form, playing the defence down the wrong line, outside edge, easy catch, Astle's world cup horror run continues

NJ Astle c †Jacobs b Ambrose 2 (6m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

New Zealand 2/1   NJ Astle 2 (5b)
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