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)

20.1

King to McMillan, FOUR, cover drive, playing a wide ball, thick edge flies over the cover point for the first boundary of the day

New Zealand 43/4   CD McMillan 25* (58b 1x4)   RD King 5.1-0-13-2

24.2

King to Cairns, FOUR, driving terrificly onto the on side

New Zealand 55/4   CL Cairns 7* (17b 1x4)   RD King 7.2-1-21-2

29.2

Simmons to Cairns, FOUR

New Zealand 67/5   CL Cairns 17* (32b 2x4)   PV Simmons 4.2-2-8-1

32.2

Dillon to Parore, FOUR

New Zealand 80/6   AC Parore 6* (21b 1x4)   M Dillon 1.2-0-8-1

32.4

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

New Zealand 85/6   AC Parore 10* (23b 2x4)   M Dillon 1.4-0-13-1

33.3

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

New Zealand 90/6   AC Parore 14* (27b 3x4)   PV Simmons 6.3-2-17-1

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)   PV Simmons 7-2-21-1

35.2

Simmons to Harris, FOUR, crunching cover drive, flogs the bat at it, ballr uns thru the covers and to the boundary

New Zealand 100/6   CZ Harris 5* (12b 1x4)   PV Simmons 7.2-2-25-1

40.1

Dillon to Harris, FOUR

New Zealand 124/6   CZ Harris 17* (32b 2x4)   M Dillon 5.1-0-25-1

44.5

Dillon to Larsen, FOUR, wonderful cut shot, ball splice over the gully and speeds to the wide 3rd man boundary

New Zealand 139/8   GR Larsen 6* (9b 1x4)   M Dillon 7.5-0-34-3

44.6

Dillon to Larsen, FOUR, nudging down to the 3rd man fielder, this one's is finer, but is still good enough to get to the rope

New Zealand 143/8   GR Larsen 10* (10b 2x4)   M Dillon 8-0-38-3
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