ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 20th match, Group A

Kenya v South Africa

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 54 balls remaining)

0.1

Pollock to Otieno, 1 wide, down the legside

0.1

Pollock to Otieno, 1 run, pushed to thirdman

0.2

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the stumps, played to midwicket quietly

0.3

Pollock to Shah, no run, forward, rapped on the pads. Appeal. must be going down the legside

0.4

Pollock to Shah, no run, pitched outside the off. forward defensive

0.5

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the middle and leg, played to midon

there is a tree within the field

0.6

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the off, pushed to midoff

End of over 1 (2 runs) Kenya 2/0
RD Shah    0* (5b)      SM Pollock    1-0-2-0
KO Otieno    1* (1b)     

1.1

Kallis to Otieno, no run, forward, played to backward short leg

1.2

Kallis to Otieno, 1 run, pitched up. pushed to midon and a quick run

1.3

Kallis to Shah, no run, forward, rapped on the pads

1.4

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, outside the off, played to squarish thirdman. They cross over for a run. Otieno slips and falls down so any chance of a possible second run evaporates

1.5

Kallis to Otieno, no run, rapped on the pads. big appeal. Cowie disagrees

hit outside the line of the off

1.6

Kallis to Otieno, no run, forward, rapped on the pads. outside the line of the off and well forward as well

End of over 2 (2 runs) Kenya 4/0
KO Otieno    2* (5b)      JH Kallis    1-0-2-0
RD Shah    1* (7b)      SM Pollock    1-0-2-0

2.1

Pollock to Shah, 1 run, on the legs, turned to fineleg. Klusener is the fielder

South Africa has an unchanged line up from the last match

2.2

Pollock to Otieno, no run, outside the off, swinging in. left alone

Kenya has M Sheikh playing in place of Hitesh Modi who was injured int he match against India

2.3

Pollock to Otieno, 1 run, turned behind square on the onside for an easy run

2.4

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the off. pushed in the air wide of the bowler. No chance for Pollock to catch this anyway

2.5

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the middle and legs, played to forward short leg

2.6

Pollock to Shah, 1 run, pushed between cover and midoff

End of over 3 (3 runs) Kenya 7/0
RD Shah    3* (11b)      SM Pollock    2-0-5-0
KO Otieno    3* (7b)      JH Kallis    1-0-2-0

3.1

Kallis to Shah, 2 runs, pitched up, didn't time it well. played neatly however between cover and extra covers. Cronje runs and fields

3.2

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, steered to thirdman with the full face of the bat

3.3

Kallis to Otieno, no run, forward, rapped on the pads. it was well outside the line of the off. appeal but not out

3.4

Kallis to Otieno, no run, pushed to midwicket

3.5

Kallis to Otieno, 1 run, pitched up on the middle. played through midwicket

3.6

Kallis to Shah, 1 wide, well down the legside

3.6

Kallis to Shah, no run, outside the off, tries to cut. mistimes it to point

End of over 4 (5 runs) Kenya 12/0
RD Shah    6* (14b)      JH Kallis    2-0-7-0
KO Otieno    4* (10b)      SM Pollock    2-0-5-0

4.1

Pollock to Otieno, 1 no ball, pushed to backward point

4.1

Pollock to Otieno, no run, well forward, rapped on the pads. appeal. not out

4.2

Pollock to Otieno, no run, well pitched up on the off and middle, played to midon

4.3

Pollock to Otieno, no run, on the off. cramps Otieno from playing a stroke. played back to the bowler

4.4

Pollock to Otieno, no run, forward, rapped on the body. to offside

4.5

Pollock to Otieno, no run, on the stumps, played back to the bowler

4.6

Pollock to Otieno, no run, outside the off, pushed to point

End of over 5 (1 run) Kenya 13/0
KO Otieno    4* (17b)      SM Pollock    3-0-6-0
RD Shah    6* (14b)      JH Kallis    2-0-7-0

5.1

Kallis to Shah, FOUR, outside the off. short, rising. cracked to cover boundary

5.2

Kallis to Shah, FOUR, outside the off. this time nicely driven through the covers again! beats a chasing Kluesener

5.3

Kallis to Shah, no run, on the off, played to midoff

5.4

Kallis to Shah, no run, on the stumps, pushed to Rhodes at point

5.5

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, outside the off, swinging away. nicely steered to Kirsten at thirdman

5.6

Kallis to Otieno, no run, pushed to point.

End of over 6 (9 runs) Kenya 22/0
KO Otieno    4* (18b)      JH Kallis    3-0-16-0
RD Shah    15* (19b 2x4)      SM Pollock    3-0-6-0

6.1

Pollock to Shah, no run, outside the off, pushed to Jonty Rhodes at point

6.2

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the off. well forward, defends

6.3

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the off, played straight to Rhodes

6.4

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the stumps. brings his bat quickly down to defend the ball to backward point

Shah was unsure whether to go on the front foot or backfoot

6.5

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the stumps, played straight to Rhodes

Rhodes at point is an unbeatable man

6.6

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the backfoot, pushed to Gibbs at extra covers

End of over 7 (maiden) Kenya 22/0
RD Shah    15* (25b 2x4)      SM Pollock    4-1-6-0
KO Otieno    4* (18b)      JH Kallis    3-0-16-0

7.1

Kallis to Otieno, 1 run, off the toe of the bat, to fineleg

7.2

Kallis to Shah, FOUR, brilliant shot! flowing cover drive from the middle of the bat as Cronje just stands and watches the ball race past him

7.3

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, played to deep backward point. Kirsten from thirdman runs around to pick it up

7.4

Kallis to Otieno, no run, rapped on the pads. big appeal but it was outside the legstump

7.5

Kallis to Otieno, no run, on the off and middle. played defensively back along the pitch

7.6

Kallis to Otieno, FOUR, outside the off. cross-batted slog through long on

End of over 8 (10 runs) Kenya 32/0
KO Otieno    9* (22b 1x4)      JH Kallis    4-0-26-0
RD Shah    20* (27b 3x4)      SM Pollock    4-1-6-0

8.1

Pollock to Shah, 1 run, pushed to midwicket, quick run

8.2

Pollock to Otieno, no run, played back along the pitch

8.3

Pollock to Otieno, no run, on the stumps. shuffles across and defends back along the pitch

8.4

Pollock to Otieno, no run, outside the off, nice outswinger. beats the edge to keeper

8.5

Pollock to Otieno, no run, on the stumps. defended

8.6

Pollock to Otieno, no run, pushed to point

End of over 9 (1 run) Kenya 33/0
KO Otieno    9* (27b 1x4)      SM Pollock    5-1-7-0
RD Shah    21* (28b 3x4)      JH Kallis    4-0-26-0

9.1

Kallis to Shah, no run, turned to square leg

9.2

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, outside the off. edged (intentionally) to fine thirdman

9.3

Kallis to Otieno, no run, pushed to short extra covers

9.4

Kallis to Otieno, 1 run, played uppishly, well over Rhodes and between Rhodes and Cronje at coverpoint

9.5

Kallis to Shah, FOUR, on the legs, pulled over long leg boundary

9.6

Kallis to Shah, no run, slower ball outside the off, beaten on an intended square cut

Kallis has been expensive so far

End of over 10 (6 runs) Kenya 39/0
RD Shah    26* (32b 4x4)      JH Kallis    5-0-32-0
KO Otieno    10* (29b 1x4)      SM Pollock    5-1-7-0

10.1

Pollock to Otieno, 1 run, played to thirdman

10.2

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the stumps. gets behind the line and defends back along the pitch

10.3

Pollock to Shah, no run, on the stumps. pushed to point

10.4

Pollock to Shah, 2 runs, nicely cut away to backward point, diving Elworthy makes a great save

10.5

Pollock to Shah, 1 run, outside the off, steered to thirdman

10.6

Pollock to Otieno, FOUR, well pitched up, Otieno digs into it and lofts it way up over long on. one bounce

End of over 11 (8 runs) Kenya 47/0
KO Otieno    15* (31b 2x4)      SM Pollock    6-1-15-0
RD Shah    29* (36b 4x4)      JH Kallis    5-0-32-0

11.1

Kallis to Shah, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

11.2

Kallis to Shah, no run, outside the off. pokes and is beaten

11.3

Kallis to Shah, 1 run, on the legs, pushed past square leg

11.4

Kallis to Otieno, no run, pushed to Rhodes at point.

11.5

Kallis to Otieno, no run, on the off, pushed to short midoff standing close to mid-pitch

11.6

Kallis to Otieno, 2 runs, pulled, mistimed over square leg. normally catches like this are considered easy for South Africa

this went just out of reach of Gibbs 50 in 12 overs Donald coming on this is an excellent spirited display by Kenyans

End of over 12 (3 runs) Kenya 50/0
KO Otieno    17* (34b 2x4)      JH Kallis    6-0-35-0
RD Shah    30* (39b 4x4)      SM Pollock    6-1-15-0

12.1

Donald to Shah, 1 run, pushed through midoff

looks like South Africans are not trying hard enough

12.2

Donald to Otieno, no run, well pitched up. rapped on the pads, maybe outside the line of the off. Willey not interested in that appeal

12.3

Donald to Otieno, 2 runs, outside the off, played through point. diving Rhodes can't stop it

12.4

Donald to Otieno, FOUR, slower ball. completely fooled by that but Otieno still goes through with the shot which carries the ball over long on!

12.5

Donald to Otieno, no run, on the off. quicker ball. defended to cov ers

12.6

Donald to Otieno, no run, on the backfoot, played to point

Elworthy brought on from the City end

End of over 13 (7 runs) Kenya 57/0
KO Otieno    23* (39b 3x4)      AA Donald    1-0-7-0
RD Shah    31* (40b 4x4)      JH Kallis    6-0-35-0

13.1

Elworthy to Shah, no run, pitched up, played to extra covers

13.2

Elworthy to Shah, no run, short of length, Shah attempts a pull early and misses the ball outside the off

13.3

Elworthy to Shah, no run, short of length, coming into the body. pushed to covers

13.4

Elworthy to Shah, no run, pushed to backward point

13.5

Elworthy to Shah, no run, short ball, played back to the bowler

13.6

Elworthy to Shah, 1 run, pitched up on the lqgs, played to backward square leg

End of over 14 (1 run) Kenya 58/0
RD Shah    32* (46b 4x4)      S Elworthy    1-0-1-0
KO Otieno    23* (39b 3x4)      AA Donald    1-0-7-0

14.1

Donald to Shah, no run, pushed to square leg

14.2

Donald to Shah, FOUR, nicely driven straight to long on. well played!

14.3

Donald to Shah, 1 run, short pitched and bouncing. goes for a pull and mistimes it. lucky it went over the fielders at midwicket

14.4

Donald to Otieno, 1 run, played straight to midon fielder and a quick run

14.5

Donald to Shah, no run, outside the off, played to wide gully

14.6

Donald to Shah, no run, on the stumps, played back along the pitch

End of over 15 (6 runs) Kenya 64/0
RD Shah    37* (51b 5x4)      AA Donald    2-0-13-0
KO Otieno    24* (40b 3x4)      S Elworthy    1-0-1-0

15.1

Elworthy to Otieno, 2 runs, short, hooked over fineleg! Donald runs in and fields at the boundary

15.2

Elworthy to Otieno, OUT, on the stumps, too much a shuffle from Otieno as he gets the ball on his buttocks. Cowie has no doubt this should be given out

KO Otieno lbw b Elworthy 26 (59m 42b 3x4 0x6) SR: 61.90

Otieno's flaw is that he shuffles too much across and loses balance as well in the process

15.3

Elworthy to Gupta, no run, on the stumps, defends. well pitched up delivery

Sandeep Gupta got out in the first ball he faced in the match against India

15.4

Elworthy to Gupta, no run

15.5

Elworthy to Gupta, 1 run, turned to backward square leg and they take off for a quick ru. that was really dangerous!

Gibbs fields and throws. a direct throw could have resulted in a wicket there

15.6

Elworthy to Shah, 1 run, played to thirdman

End of over 16 (4 runs) Kenya 68/1
RD Shah    38* (52b 5x4)      S Elworthy    2-0-5-1
SK Gupta    1* (3b)      AA Donald    2-0-13-0

16.1

Donald to Shah, 1 wide, short pitched down the legside. Shah goes for a hook and misses. Umpire calls it a wide

16.1

Donald to Shah, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

16.2

Donald to Shah, FOUR, short, pulled superbly! all the way to midwicket!

very spirited batting from Ravindu

16.3

Donald to Shah, no run, pushed to off

16.4

Donald to Shah, no run, on the stumps. well pitched up. neat and compact defence

16.5

Donald to Shah, (no ball) FOUR, short and rising outside the off, well over the shoulder height. ball declared no, as Ravindu just eases the ball over the air, to backward point

16.5

Donald to Shah, 1 run, played to thirdman

16.6

Donald to Gupta, no run, well pitched up on the stumps, played to square leg

End of over 17 (11 runs) Kenya 79/1
SK Gupta    1* (4b)      AA Donald    3-0-24-0
RD Shah    47* (58b 7x4)      S Elworthy    2-0-5-1

17.1

Elworthy to Shah, no run, pitched up on the legs. rapped on the pads as he fashions a flick

17.2

Elworthy to Shah, no run, well pitched up on the stumps again, played to midoff

17.3

Elworthy to Shah, 1 run, played to thirdman

17.4

Elworthy to Gupta, no run

17.5

Elworthy to Gupta, no run, on the stumps, defended

17.6

Elworthy to Gupta, OUT, bowled neck and crop

SK Gupta b Elworthy 1 (11m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

pitched well up, just outside the off and came in with the arm to take the off stump

End of over 18 (1 run) Kenya 80/2
     S Elworthy    3-0-6-2
RD Shah    48* (61b 7x4)      AA Donald    3-0-24-0

18.1

Donald to Shah, 2 runs, on the middle, turned to the tree sitting at fineleg for couple of runs

that is Ravindu's 50. made off 62 balls with 7x4

18.2

Donald to Shah, no run, pushed to flying man Rhodes at point. They do not think of a run

18.3

Donald to Shah, OUT, outside the off, edged into the keeper's gloves!

RD Shah c †Boucher b Donald 50 (76m 64b 7x4 0x6) SR: 78.12

that is a big blow for Kenya!

18.4

Donald to Odumbe, no run, outside the off, well left

18.5

Donald to Odumbe, no run, on the off, pushed to covers

18.6

Donald to Odumbe, no run, on the middle. well pitched up. played to midoff

End of over 19 (2 runs) Kenya 82/3
MO Odumbe    0* (3b)      AA Donald    4-0-26-1
SO Tikolo    0* (0b)      S Elworthy    3-0-6-2

19.1

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the stumps. defended back along the pitch

19.2

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the off, played to point

19.3

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, outside the off, left alone

19.4

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the legs. played to midon

19.5

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the stumps. nice bounce. defended

19.6

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, outside the off, left alone

End of over 20 (maiden) Kenya 82/3
SO Tikolo    0* (6b)      S Elworthy    4-1-6-2
MO Odumbe    0* (3b)      AA Donald    4-0-26-1

20.1

Donald to Odumbe, no run, pushed to covers. Gibbs fields

Cowie talking to Cronje

20.2

Donald to Odumbe, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

20.3

Donald to Odumbe, no run, pushed to coverpoint

20.4

Donald to Odumbe, no run, on the stumps, pushed to covers

20.5

Donald to Odumbe, no run, pushed to point

20.6

Donald to Odumbe, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

End of over 21 (maiden) Kenya 82/3
MO Odumbe    0* (9b)      AA Donald    5-1-26-1
SO Tikolo    0* (6b)      S Elworthy    4-1-6-2

21.1

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the legs. pushed to midwicket

21.2

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the stumps, played back to the bowler

21.3

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

21.4

Elworthy to Tikolo, 1 run

21.5

Elworthy to Odumbe, 3 runs

21.6

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run

End of over 22 (4 runs) Kenya 86/3
SO Tikolo    1* (11b)      S Elworthy    5-1-10-2
MO Odumbe    3* (10b)      AA Donald    5-1-26-1

22.1

Donald to Odumbe, no run

22.2

Donald to Odumbe, no run

22.3

Donald to Odumbe, 1 wide

22.3

Donald to Odumbe, FOUR, to midwicket

22.4

Donald to Odumbe, no run

22.5

Donald to Odumbe, OUT, quicker ball, takes his off stump

MO Odumbe b Donald 7 (16m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.66

22.6

Donald to Vadher, 1 wide, way down the legside

22.6

Donald to Vadher, no run, pushed to midwicket

End of over 23 (6 runs) Kenya 92/4
AV Vadher    0* (1b)      AA Donald    6-1-32-2
SO Tikolo    1* (11b)      S Elworthy    5-1-10-2

23.1

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, defends to the off

23.2

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, played back to the bowler

23.3

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, pitched up and driven to midoff

23.4

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the off, played to extra covers

23.5

Elworthy to Tikolo, 1 run, played to thirdman

23.6

Elworthy to Vadher, no run, outside the off, wags the bat and is beaten

Lance Klusener with the ball now

End of over 24 (1 run) Kenya 93/4
AV Vadher    0* (2b)      S Elworthy    6-1-11-2
SO Tikolo    2* (16b)      AA Donald    6-1-32-2

24.1

Klusener to Tikolo, no run, pitched up on the legs, played to midwicket

24.2

Klusener to Tikolo, no run, on the off. well defended

24.3

Klusener to Tikolo, no run, down the legside. off the pads, well collected by Boucher

24.4

Klusener to Tikolo, 1 run, played to deep midon

24.5

Klusener to Vadher, no run, on the legs. played back along the pitch

24.6

Klusener to Vadher, 1 run, edged to thirdman

End of over 25 (2 runs) Kenya 95/4
AV Vadher    1* (4b)      L Klusener    1-0-2-0
SO Tikolo    3* (20b)      S Elworthy    6-1-11-2

25.1

Elworthy to Vadher, no run, down the legs, rapped on the body

25.2

Elworthy to Vadher, no run, well pitched up, played back along the pitch

25.3

Elworthy to Vadher, no run, good length ball on the off. Vadher wants to run it down to thirdman and misses

25.4

Elworthy to Vadher, 1 run, gets an outside edge this time to thridman

25.5

Elworthy to Tikolo, 1 wide, down th elegside

25.5

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, outside the off, pushed to covers

25.6

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, pushed to covers

End of over 26 (2 runs) Kenya 97/4
SO Tikolo    3* (22b)      S Elworthy    7-1-13-2
AV Vadher    2* (8b)      L Klusener    1-0-2-0

26.1

Klusener to Vadher, no run, outside the off, pushed to covers

26.2

Klusener to Vadher, no run, down the legs. off the pads to Boucher down the legs

26.3

Klusener to Vadher, no run, well forward, rapped on the pads

26.4

Klusener to Vadher, no run, angling in, played to onside

26.5

Klusener to Vadher, no run, cuts in from outside the off. rapped on the pads

26.6

Klusener to Vadher, no run, cuts in sharply from outside the off, played to midwicket

End of over 27 (maiden) Kenya 97/4
AV Vadher    2* (14b)      L Klusener    2-1-2-0
SO Tikolo    3* (22b)      S Elworthy    7-1-13-2

27.1

Elworthy to Tikolo, 2 runs, played to thirdman

27.2

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, played back to the bowler

27.3

Elworthy to Tikolo, 2 runs, on the legs, turned to deep backward square leg

100 up for Kenya. 27.3 overs

27.4

Elworthy to Tikolo, 2 runs, short, pulled over deep midwicket

27.5

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the stumps, played back to the bowler

27.6

Elworthy to Tikolo, no run, on the off, pushed to covers

End of over 28 (6 runs) Kenya 103/4
SO Tikolo    9* (28b)      S Elworthy    8-1-19-2
AV Vadher    2* (14b)      L Klusener    2-1-2-0

28.1

Klusener to Vadher, no run, on the off, pushed back to the bowler

28.2

Klusener to Vadher, no run, on the off, played to Rhodes at backward point

28.3

Klusener to Vadher, no run, played to midwicket

28.4

Klusener to Vadher, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

28.5

Klusener to Vadher, no run, pitched on the off, swingings down the legside

28.6

Klusener to Vadher, no run, played to covers

End of over 29 (maiden) Kenya 103/4
AV Vadher    2* (20b)      L Klusener    3-2-2-0
SO Tikolo    9* (28b)      S Elworthy    8-1-19-2

29.1

Kallis to Tikolo, no run, outside the off, played to covers

29.2

Kallis to Tikolo, no run, played to backward point

29.3

Kallis to Tikolo, no run, driven straight to covers

29.4

Kallis to Tikolo, 1 run, played to sweeper covers

29.5

Kallis to Vadher, no run, outside the off, swings and misses

29.6

Kallis to Vadher, no run, played to covers

End of over 30 (1 run) Kenya 104/4
AV Vadher    2* (22b)      JH Kallis    7-0-36-0
SO Tikolo    10* (32b)      L Klusener    3-2-2-0

30.1

Klusener to Tikolo, no run, rapped on the body

30.2

Klusener to Tikolo, no run, on the legs. rapped on the pads

30.3

Klusener to Tikolo, OUT, soft dismissal as an easy catch to Cronje at covers

SO Tikolo c Cronje b Klusener 10 (50m 35b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

30.4

Klusener to Odoyo, OUT, cuts back in, rapped on the pads and Willey gives him out

TM Odoyo lbw b Klusener 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

30.5

Klusener to Karim, no run, defended

30.6

Klusener to Karim, 1 run, steered to thirdman

End of over 31 (1 run) Kenya 105/6
AY Karim    1* (2b)      L Klusener    4-2-3-2
AV Vadher    2* (22b)      JH Kallis    7-0-36-0

31.1

Kallis to Karim, no run, outside the off, left alone

31.2

Kallis to Karim, no run, on the off, pushed to point

31.3

Kallis to Karim, 1 run, on the off, played to thirdman

31.4

Kallis to Vadher, 1 leg bye, played to fineleg

31.5

Kallis to Karim, no run, on the off. bat & pads close together, defended

31.6

Kallis to Karim, no run

End of over 32 (2 runs) Kenya 107/6
AY Karim    2* (7b)      JH Kallis    8-0-37-0
AV Vadher    2* (23b)      L Klusener    4-2-3-2

32.1

Klusener to Vadher, OUT, played back to the bowler. slower ball and Klusener strikes again

AV Vadher c & b Klusener 2 (37m 24b 0x4 0x6) SR: 8.33

it was well caught too

32.2

Klusener to Sheikh, no run, played to midoff

two slips, a gully, backward point, cover and thirdman

32.3

Klusener to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, big appeal for caught behind but not out

32.4

Klusener to Sheikh, no run, defended to point

32.5

Klusener to Sheikh, no run, comes from round the wicket now. played to point

Mohd. Sheikh is a left hander

32.6

Klusener to Sheikh, no run, faster ball on the legs, played to midon. Cronje fields

End of over 33 (wicket maiden) Kenya 107/7
M Sheikh    0* (5b)      L Klusener    5-3-3-3
AY Karim    2* (7b)      JH Kallis    8-0-37-0

33.1

Pollock to Karim, no run, rapped on the pads. appeals but not out

33.2

Pollock to Karim, no run, forward, pushed to covers

33.3

Pollock to Karim, no run, on the off, defended

33.4

Pollock to Karim, no run, outside the off. rapped on the pads. Pollock starts appealing and then stops

33.5

Pollock to Karim, 1 run, full toss, played to midwicket. quick run - after a very long time

33.6

Pollock to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, slower ball. through to keeper

End of over 34 (1 run) Kenya 108/7
M Sheikh    0* (6b)      SM Pollock    7-1-16-0
AY Karim    3* (12b)      L Klusener    5-3-3-3

34.1

Klusener to Karim, no run, pushed to covers

34.2

Klusener to Karim, no run, leading edge! but falls between Klusener and Cronje at midoff!

34.3

Klusener to Karim, 4 leg byes, down the legs, off the pads to fineleg fence

34.4

Klusener to Karim, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

34.5

Klusener to Karim, 2 runs, played uppishly, over long off

34.6

Klusener to Karim, 1 run, played past point. Thirdman comes around to field

End of over 35 (7 runs) Kenya 115/7
AY Karim    6* (18b)      L Klusener    6-3-6-3
M Sheikh    0* (6b)      SM Pollock    7-1-16-0

35.1

Pollock to Karim, 1 run, turned to fineleg

35.2

Pollock to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, swings and misses

35.3

Pollock to Sheikh, 1 run, played to backward point

35.4

Pollock to Karim, no run, pushed to covers

35.5

Pollock to Karim, FOUR, played uppishly, over the bowler's head to long off

35.6

Pollock to Karim, no run, pushed to gully

End of over 36 (6 runs) Kenya 121/7
AY Karim    11* (22b 1x4)      SM Pollock    8-1-22-0
M Sheikh    1* (8b)      L Klusener    6-3-6-3

36.1

Donald to Sheikh, 1 run, inside edged to fineleg

36.2

Donald to Karim, no run, outside the off, left alone

36.3

Donald to Karim, 2 runs, turned to backward square leg

36.4

Donald to Karim, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

36.5

Donald to Karim, FOUR, on the middle and leg, nicely glanced to fineleg

36.6

Donald to Karim, no run, on the stumps, defensive

End of over 37 (7 runs) Kenya 128/7
AY Karim    17* (27b 2x4)      AA Donald    7-1-39-2
M Sheikh    2* (9b)      SM Pollock    8-1-22-0

37.1

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

37.2

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, on the off, pitched up, driven but well fielded by Rhodes at point

37.3

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, good ball. beats him with the movement

37.4

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

37.5

Elworthy to Sheikh, 1 run, played to midoff

37.6

Elworthy to Karim, no run, played to midon

End of over 38 (1 run) Kenya 129/7
AY Karim    17* (28b 2x4)      S Elworthy    9-1-20-2
M Sheikh    3* (14b)      AA Donald    7-1-39-2

38.1

Donald to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, beaten

38.2

Donald to Sheikh, 1 run, played to thirdman

38.3

Donald to Karim, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

38.4

Donald to Karim, 1 run, edged over gully, to deep thirdman

Donald comes round the wicket

38.5

Donald to Sheikh, 1 run, played to coverpoint

38.6

Donald to Karim, no run, pushed to covers

End of over 39 (3 runs) Kenya 132/7
AY Karim    18* (31b 2x4)      AA Donald    8-1-42-2
M Sheikh    5* (17b)      S Elworthy    9-1-20-2

39.1

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

39.2

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, pushed to point. Jonty shows his form diving and fielding and the crowd cheers happily

39.3

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, through to keeper as Sheikh attempts to give charge

39.4

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

39.5

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, pushed to midwicket

39.6

Elworthy to Sheikh, no run, outside the off, through to keeper

Klusener for his second spell

End of over 40 (maiden) Kenya 132/7
M Sheikh    5* (23b)      S Elworthy    10-2-20-2
AY Karim    18* (31b 2x4)      AA Donald    8-1-42-2

40.1

Klusener to Karim, no run, outside the off, plays and misses

Kenyan innings going in a clueless way now. play-miss, play-miss and play-miss

40.2

Klusener to Karim, 1 run, outside edge, just past the lone slip, to thirdman

40.3

Klusener to Sheikh, 1 run, chipped over covers

40.4

Klusener to Karim, 2 runs, lobbed to midon. diving Pollock cannot catch this

40.5

Klusener to Karim, no run, played back to the bowler

40.6

Klusener to Karim, 1 run, chipped over covers! safe again

End of over 41 (5 runs) Kenya 137/7
AY Karim    22* (36b 2x4)      L Klusener    7-3-11-3
M Sheikh    6* (24b)      S Elworthy    10-2-20-2

41.1

Cronje to Karim, no run, outside the off, left alone

41.2

Cronje to Karim, 1 wide, down the legside

41.2

Cronje to Karim, no run, played to point

41.3

Cronje to Karim, no run, pushed to midon

41.4

Cronje to Karim, OUT, rapped on the pads attempting to sweep. Cowie declares that out

AY Karim lbw b Cronje 22 (46m 40b 2x4 0x6) SR: 55.00

41.5

Cronje to Suji, no run, forward, rapped on the pads. appeal and not out

41.6

Cronje to Suji, no run, pushed to covers

End of over 42 (1 run) Kenya 138/8
MA Suji    0* (2b)      WJ Cronje    1-0-1-1
M Sheikh    6* (24b)      L Klusener    7-3-11-3

42.1

Klusener to Sheikh, 2 runs, played uppishly over midoff

42.2

Klusener to Sheikh, OUT, comes down the track, misses and is bowled

M Sheikh b Klusener 8 (43m 26b 0x4 0x6) SR: 30.76

42.3

Klusener to Angara, 1 run, pitched up, driven to long on

42.4

Klusener to Suji, 1 run, in the air, but short of midoff

42.5

Klusener to Angara, no run, pushed to midwicket

42.6

Klusener to Angara, FOUR, full toss, flicked to square leg!

End of over 43 (8 runs) Kenya 146/9
JO Angara    5* (3b 1x4)      L Klusener    8-3-19-4
MA Suji    1* (3b)      WJ Cronje    1-0-1-1

43.1

Cronje to Suji, no run, pushed to midwicket

43.2

Cronje to Suji, no run, on the off, pushed to offside

43.3

Cronje to Suji, no run, played to covers

43.4

Cronje to Suji, no run, played to point

43.5

Cronje to Suji, FOUR, brillaint shot! flowing off drive to deep midoff!

43.6

Cronje to Suji, no run, shuffles across and plays to midwicket

End of over 44 (4 runs) Kenya 150/9
MA Suji    5* (9b 1x4)      WJ Cronje    2-0-5-1
JO Angara    5* (3b 1x4)      L Klusener    8-3-19-4

44.1

Klusener to Angara, 1 run, pushed to midon, risky run

44.2

Klusener to Suji, 1 run, played to deep point

44.3

Klusener to Angara, OUT, bowled him through the gate and Klusener gets the first 5-for in World Cup

JO Angara b Klusener 6 (7m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

ok folks! the more thrilling of the two matches - Kenya v South Africa, re-starts now Martin Suji will commence the bowling

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May 26, 1999

Lance Klusener plucks a return catch from Alpesh Vadher, 20th match: Kenya v South Africa, World Cup, Amstelveen, May 26, 1999

Lance Klusener plucks a return catch from Alpesh Vadher

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