ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 33rd match, Super Sixes

New Zealand v Zimbabwe

No result

10.2

Allott to Campbell, 2 runs, ball spurts away thru the on side

10.3

Allott to Campbell, no run, a little rain starting to fall

10.4

Allott to Campbell, no run, and now it starts falling heavier and off the players trot

10.5

Allott to Campbell, 1 run, glanced down to the fine leg

Zimbabwe 48/3   ADR Campbell 3* (4b)

11.1

Larsen to Campbell, no run, defensive onto the off side

11.2

Larsen to Campbell, no run, bat raised above the ball, no shot offered outside the off stump

11.3

Larsen to Campbell, no run, good solid defence into the off side, towards the non-striker

11.4

Larsen to Campbell, 1 run, thick edge, just trying to push down the wicket, "CATCH" is the call, and the ball zooms wide of the slips

Zimbabwe 49/3   ADR Campbell 4* (8b)

12.1

Cairns to Campbell, no run, squirted around the corner, a little of confusion, but the batsmen resolve to not take a run

12.2

Cairns to Campbell, no run

12.3

Cairns to Campbell, FOUR, aimed at the leg stump, flicked away by Campbell, great shot, lofted over the backward square leg area

12.4

Cairns to Campbell, 1 run, a quick single is taken to the mid wicket

Zimbabwe 54/3   ADR Campbell 9* (12b 1x4)

13.1

Larsen to Campbell, no run

13.2

Larsen to Campbell, 1 run, a single is found towards 3rd man

13.4

Larsen to Campbell, 1 run, very wobbly seam, a little shorter than usual from larsen, glanced off the hip behind the square leg

Zimbabwe 62/3   ADR Campbell 11* (15b 1x4)

14.1

Cairns to Campbell, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper, quite wide of the left hander

14.2

Cairns to Campbell, no run, defensive from off the off stump, Nash fields at mid off

14.3

Cairns to Campbell, no run, cramps him up awkwardly, poor choice of shot, tyrying to play across the line when the ball was bouncing too much

14.4

Cairns to Campbell, no run, nudging onto the on side again, but no run taken

14.5

Cairns to Campbell, no run, Cairns seeming to bowl with a bit of pace, ball is defended off the leg stump onto the on side

14.6

Cairns to Campbell, no run, guided towards the cover point, Harris fields from point

Zimbabwe 66/3   ADR Campbell 11* (21b 1x4)

15.3

Larsen to Campbell, 1 leg bye, missing the glance, ball trickles away to the keeper's right down the leg side

15.5

Larsen to Campbell, no run, some tight defence back down the wicket

15.6

Larsen to Campbell, 1 run, a single behind square and Campbell keeps the strike

Zimbabwe 70/3   ADR Campbell 12* (24b 1x4)

16.1

Cairns to Campbell, no run, swinging and missing outside the off stump, trying to jam it thru the covers

16.2

Cairns to Campbell, 1 run, anglign the face of the bat to deflect the leather sphere down to the 3rd man

16.4

Cairns to Campbell, no run, poking it away towards the covers

16.5

Cairns to Campbell, 1 leg bye, defelcts of fthe pads towards the square leg

Zimbabwe 73/3   ADR Campbell 13* (28b 1x4)

17.3

Larsen to Campbell, no run

17.4

Larsen to Campbell, no run, ball spits up off a length, awkward defence by Campbell into the off side

17.5

Larsen to Campbell, no run, defending back down the pitch to the bowler

17.6

Larsen to Campbell, no run, worked away off the leg stump and to the mid wicket

Zimbabwe 75/3   ADR Campbell 13* (32b 1x4)

18.2

Cairns to Campbell, no run, pushing that ball aside off the stumps and onto the on side

18.3

Cairns to Campbell, no run, onto one knee, plays some sort of ill-advised shot, trying to slap it thru the covers, bottom edge bounces into the body

18.4

Cairns to Campbell, 1 run, flicked away forward of the square leg

18.6

Cairns to Campbell, no run, nothing there

Zimbabwe 80/3   ADR Campbell 14* (36b 1x4)

19.3

Larsen to Campbell, no run, defence from just outside the off stump and down the pitch

19.4

Larsen to Campbell, 1 run, one handed flick off the hip to the square leg

19.6

Larsen to Campbell, no run, stretches forward and defends to the cover fielder

Zimbabwe 83/3   ADR Campbell 15* (39b 1x4)

20.4

Cairns to Campbell, no run

20.5

Cairns to Campbell, no run, stepping backwards, defending off the stumps and towards the mid off

20.6

Cairns to Campbell, no run, more defence, prodded towards the covers, another maiden for Cairns, what a crime

Zimbabwe 84/3   ADR Campbell 15* (42b 1x4)

21.3

Larsen to Campbell, no run

21.4

Larsen to Campbell, no run, and some more defence

21.5

Larsen to Campbell, 2 runs, strong defence, flukes his way thru a gap at point, they get a double whilst Horne-bag chases it down

21.6

Larsen to Campbell, no run

Zimbabwe 87/3   ADR Campbell 17* (46b 1x4)

22.2

Harris to Campbell, no run, some defence into the off side

22.3

Harris to Campbell, no run, some defence back to the bowler

22.4

Harris to Campbell, no run, chopping late on a low wide one, ball runs to McMillan at point

22.5

Harris to Campbell, no run, coming around the wicket, Campbell plays and misses dangerous outside the off stump, needless shot really

22.6

Harris to Campbell, no run, defended back down the pitch to the bowler

Zimbabwe 88/3   ADR Campbell 17* (51b 1x4)

24.1

Harris to Campbell, 1 run, around the wicket, gives his alleged off spinner plenty of air, driven on the on side

24.4

Harris to Campbell, 1 run, and another give me a tingle, to the left hander's mid on

Zimbabwe 95/3   ADR Campbell 19* (53b 1x4)

25.1

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, a single onto the off side, played straight

Zimbabwe 98/3   ADR Campbell 20* (54b 1x4)

26.1

Nash to Campbell, 1 run, late cut gets it behind point

26.5

Nash to Campbell, no run, around the wicket, puts his back into it, thru the batsman, close to an edge, Nash looks excited for a moment

26.6

Nash to Campbell, no run

Zimbabwe 100/3   ADR Campbell 21* (57b 1x4)

27.6

Astle to Campbell, no run

Zimbabwe 101/3   ADR Campbell 21* (58b 1x4)

28.3

Nash to Campbell, no run, angling into the pads, dug out onto the off side

28.4

Nash to Campbell, no run, comign around the wicket, attempted swipe thru the mid wicket, into the pads, big appeal

28.5

Nash to Campbell, 1 leg bye, and if you thought the last one was a big appeal, get a load of this one, angling into the pads, terrible defence, hits outside the line and bounces over the stumps

Zimbabwe 103/3   ADR Campbell 21* (61b 1x4)

29.1

Astle to Campbell, no run, defended into the left hander's off side

29.2

Astle to Campbell, no run, poking it back down the pitch to the bowler

29.3

Astle to Campbell, no run, guides it to the covers

29.4

Astle to Campbell, 2 runs, driving thru the covers and into the deep

29.5

Astle to Campbell, no run

29.6

Astle to Campbell, no run, defended square to the point fielder

Zimbabwe 105/3   ADR Campbell 23* (67b 1x4)

30.2

Nash to Campbell, no run

30.3

Nash to Campbell, 1 run

30.5

Nash to Campbell, no run, forceful defence from outside the off stump and into the off side

30.6

Nash to Campbell, no run, stepping back and chopping into the covers, the yawnathon goes on

Zimbabwe 108/3   ADR Campbell 24* (71b 1x4)

31.3

Astle to Campbell, no run, tapping to the mid wicket, I havn't seen a period of play this boring since, well, the first 40 overs of each innings yesterday

31.4

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, on side play in front of the square leg

31.6

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, an easy drive thru the mid off, Nelson doesn't strike yet again!

Zimbabwe 112/3   ADR Campbell 26* (74b 1x4)

32.1

Nash to Campbell, 1 run, rigid cut shot, down to the 3rd man

32.3

Nash to Campbell, 1 leg bye, into the pads, another big appeal, no doubt that noise would have leaked into the dreams of a few of this dozing crowd

32.5

Nash to Campbell, no run, scratchy shot, into the toes, ball bounces away on the off side

32.6

Nash to Campbell, no run, yorker, aimed at the middle stump, and so ends another over, only 17 to go until we get a 10 minute break

Zimbabwe 116/3   ADR Campbell 27* (78b 1x4)

33.4

Astle to Campbell, 1 run

33.6

Astle to Campbell, no run

Zimbabwe 119/3   ADR Campbell 28* (80b 1x4)

34.2

Nash to Campbell, no run

34.3

Nash to Campbell, 2 leg byes

34.4

Nash to Campbell, no run, attempted swipe thru the mid wicket, missed, onto the pad, no appeal

34.5

Nash to Campbell, (no ball) 1 run

34.6

Nash to Campbell, FOUR, go for it son, Campbell throws the bat at it, big lofted shot lands inches short of a 6 at long on

Zimbabwe 129/3   ADR Campbell 33* (85b 2x4)

35.5

Astle to Campbell, no run, leans forward and defends onto the off side

35.6

Astle to Campbell, no run, playign and missing outside the off stump, Parore appeals, but the umpire already has the bails off and is scampering towards the dressing rooms

Zimbabwe 134/3   ADR Campbell 33* (87b 2x4)

36.2

Harris to Campbell, 1 run, leaning onto the back foot and cutting thru the covers

Zimbabwe 136/3   ADR Campbell 34* (88b 2x4)

37.1

Astle to Campbell, no run, dabbed short of the covers, no chance of a run, Whittall jogs back

37.2

Astle to Campbell, no run, worked onto the on side, but still no run

37.3

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, poked into the covers, Fleming misfields, but it's still only a single

Zimbabwe 137/4   ADR Campbell 35* (91b 2x4)

38.5

Harris to Campbell, 1 run, flicking it off the leg stump and behidn the square leg

Zimbabwe 142/4   ADR Campbell 36* (92b 2x4)

39.1

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, flapping a cut shot at it behind the point

39.3

Astle to Campbell, 1 run, pushing towards and into the covers

Zimbabwe 145/4   ADR Campbell 38* (94b 2x4)

40.1

Allott to Campbell, 1 run, still 4 overs remaining for Allott today

40.4

Allott to Campbell, no run, pushed away to the mid wicket

40.5

Allott to Campbell, 1 run, terribly mistimed drive down to the long on

Zimbabwe 148/4   ADR Campbell 40* (97b 2x4)

41.1

Larsen to Campbell, no run, dabbing outside the off stump, playing and missing, ball goes thru to the keeper

41.2

Larsen to Campbell, no run, defensive drive into the covers

41.3

Larsen to Campbell, no run, played late, the cut shot, ball dawdles its way to the point

41.4

Larsen to Campbell, OUT, hopeless stuff, pretty much throwing the bat at it, top edge from a swipe across the line travels up in the air for an easy catch to Nash at wide mid on

ADR Campbell c Nash b Larsen 40 (122m 101b 2x4 0x6) SR: 39.60

Zimbabwe 148/5   ADR Campbell 40 (101b 2x4)
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