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)

0.1

Walsh to Horne, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper

0.2

Walsh to Horne, no run, stretching outside the off stump, padded into the covers

0.3

Walsh to Horne, no run, just a poke outside the off stump, into the covers again

0.4

Walsh to Horne, no run, off the pad and onto the on side, what an exciting start to the match this is

0.5

Walsh to Horne, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper again

0.6

Walsh to Horne, no run, stepping back and defended down the wicket

New Zealand 0/0   CA Walsh 1-1-0-0

2.1

Walsh to Horne, no run

2.2

Walsh to Horne, no run

2.3

Walsh to Horne, 2 runs, flicking thru the cover point area

2.4

Walsh to Horne, no run, bat raised, ball to the keeper outside the off stump

2.5

Walsh to Horne, no run, bat raised high again, in front of the face

2.6

Walsh to Horne, no run, dabbed out onto the on side

New Zealand 4/1   CA Walsh 2-1-2-0

4.1

Walsh to McMillan, 1 no ball, outside the off stump

4.1

Walsh to McMillan, 1 no ball, nasty bouncer, Walsh trying to knock his head clean off

4.1

Walsh to McMillan, 3 runs, handy little flick over the mid wicket and into the deep

4.2

Walsh to Horne, no run

4.3

Walsh to Horne, no run, a little dab of defence into the off side

4.4

Walsh to Horne, no run, prodded some more defence to the mid off

4.5

Walsh to Horne, OUT, great shot, I'm in awe of its brilliance, it's not often you see class like this. a sort of cramped half pull shot / half drive from short of a length on the off side. whatever it is, it went down the throat of the wide mid on.

MJ Horne c Lara b Walsh 2 (20m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 9.52

4.6

Walsh to Fleming, no run

New Zealand 13/2   CA Walsh 3-1-7-1

6.1

Walsh to McMillan, no run

6.2

Walsh to McMillan, no run

6.3

Walsh to McMillan, 1 run, playing a late deflection to the 3rd man

6.4

Walsh to Fleming, 1 no ball, off the pad and pad, squirting away to the squar eleg

6.4

Walsh to Fleming, no run, dabbing and missing

6.5

Walsh to Fleming, no run, great bowling across the left hander, thru to the keeper

6.6

Walsh to Fleming, no run, seaming into the left ahnder, trying to tempt him to have a dab at it

New Zealand 16/2   CA Walsh 4-1-9-1

8.1

Walsh to McMillan, no run, pushing it away onto the on side

8.2

Walsh to McMillan, no run, coming in from outside the off stump, defending it away

8.3

Walsh to McMillan, 1 run, jabbing across the line of ball, it has an adventure down to the 3rd man

8.4

Walsh to Fleming, no run, across the left hander, Fleming plays it in a typical fashion, dabbing at it and mising it

8.5

Walsh to Fleming, no run, thick edge runs away to the diving Adams at backward point

8.6

Walsh to Fleming, no run, playing from outside the off stump direct to the mid wicket

New Zealand 19/2   CA Walsh 5-1-10-1

37.1

Walsh to Harris, no run, worked off the pads to the square leg

37.2

Walsh to Harris, 1 run, more wayward stuff down the leg side, guided off the thigh and behind the square leg

37.3

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

37.4

Walsh to Harris, no run

37.5

Walsh to Harris, no run, down the leg side and not called wide

37.6

Walsh to Harris, no run

New Zealand 114/6   CA Walsh 6-1-12-1

39.1

Walsh to Harris, no run

39.2

Walsh to Harris, 1 wide

39.2

Walsh to Harris, no run

39.3

Walsh to Harris, no run, bat raised above the ball, passes to the keeper, a bold shot for the 40th over

39.4

Walsh to Harris, no run, again, no shot offered, ball zips thru to the keeper

39.5

Walsh to Harris, no run, defends outside the off stump, ball cruises down the pithc

39.6

Walsh to Harris, 1 run, firmly play a little wide of the mid off, wide enough to get a single

New Zealand 120/6   CA Walsh 7-1-14-1

41.1

Walsh to Harris, no run, defending off the off stumps, ball runs to the forward square leg

41.2

Walsh to Harris, no run, defensive outside the off stump, Lara collects in the covers

41.3

Walsh to Harris, 1 run, dabs it forward of the point, Chanders is the fielder

41.4

Walsh to Nash, no run, digs it away onto the on side, mid wicket collects hastily in order to deny the single

41.5

Walsh to Nash, no run, defended, gathered at the mid on area

41.6

Walsh to Nash, 1 no ball, short outside the off stump, bat drawn inside the line, no ball called for overstepping

41.6

Walsh to Nash, no run, shortish again, outside the off stump and to the keeper

New Zealand 127/7   CA Walsh 8-1-16-1

43.1

Walsh to Harris, 1 run, pushing thru the covers, deep cover provides the, erm, cover

43.2

Walsh to Larsen, 1 wide

43.2

Walsh to Larsen, no run

43.3

Walsh to Larsen, no run, playing late, tapped to the poitn fielder

43.4

Walsh to Larsen, 2 runs, plays the late dab square of the 3rd man, they even consdiered a third run for a minute there

43.5

Walsh to Larsen, no run, stretching forward, defending outside the off stump and back to the bowler

43.6

Walsh to Larsen, no run, defends outside the off, bowler collects

New Zealand 134/8   CA Walsh 9-1-20-1

45.1

Walsh to Harris, 1 run

45.2

Walsh to Larsen, no run

45.3

Walsh to Larsen, no run

45.4

Walsh to Larsen, 2 runs, flicking off the legs, gathered by the fineleg

45.5

Walsh to Larsen, no run, prods some defence down the wicket

45.6

Walsh to Larsen, no run, big drive outside the off stump, diretc to the cover fielder, Walsh's quota is extinguished

New Zealand 146/8   CA Walsh 10-1-23-1
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