ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 33rd match, Super Sixes

New Zealand v Zimbabwe

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Allott to Johnson, OUT, turned awya off the legs to the backward square leg area, Horne proves his worth to the team for possibily the first time in the tournament, throw's down the keeper's stumps, Flower is diving, but the TV replay shows him to be about 15cm short

GW Flower run out 1 (12m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 11.11

Zimbabwe 10/1   NC Johnson 8* (7b 2x4)   GI Allott 1.5-1-1-0


Allott to Johnson, OUT, and gone, trying some defence onto the on side, inside edge grabs teh pad and trickles into the stumps, that's pretty wanted wicket for NZ

NC Johnson b Allott 25 (37m 32b 5x4 0x6) SR: 78.12

Zimbabwe 35/2   MW Goodwin 3* (12b)   GI Allott 4.5-1-7-1


Allott to A Flower, OUT, plays the backfoot defence very poorly, ball loops off the outside edge, McMillan with the perfectly executed dive from the backward point

A Flower c McMillan b Allott 0 (6m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Zimbabwe 45/3   MW Goodwin 13* (18b 2x4)   GI Allott 5.1-1-7-2


Harris to Goodwin, OUT, cutting low with an angled bat just outside the off stump, not the best of shots, just a little nick off the top edge, parore appeals, goodwin repractices the shot a couple of times, but Venkat has the L shaped arm out

MW Goodwin c †Parore b Harris 57 (136m 90b 6x4 0x6) SR: 63.33

Zimbabwe 136/4   ADR Campbell 34* (88b 2x4)   CZ Harris 2.3-0-8-1


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   GJ Whittall 6* (18b)   GR Larsen 7.4-0-21-1


Astle to Carlisle, OUT, you've done well son, put your bat up and acknowledge the cheers of the crowd, launching into an on drive, straight to McMillan at wide long on

SV Carlisle c McMillan b Astle 2 (13m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 18.18

Zimbabwe 154/6   GJ Whittall 10* (26b)   NJ Astle 8.5-0-23-1


Cairns to Streak, OUT, outside the off stump, Streak flashing the bat at it, misjudged it, inside edge onto the stumps, suits you sir

HH Streak b Cairns 4 (13m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 30.76

Zimbabwe 163/7   GJ Whittall 14* (29b)   CL Cairns 5.2-2-18-1


Allott to GJ Whittall, OUT, cramped off drive, spooned in the air, Astle with the good catch in the covers, the excitement was just too much, now he can cool his heels in the dressing room

GJ Whittall c Astle b Allott 21 (54m 34b 1x4 0x6) SR: 61.76

Zimbabwe 174/8   AR Whittall 3* (5b)   GI Allott 10-1-24-3


Cairns to Huckle, OUT, deflecting it down the throat of the point fielder, one of the more tamer dismissals you're likely to see

AG Huckle c Twose b Cairns 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Zimbabwe 174/9   AR Whittall 3* (5b)   CL Cairns 6.1-2-23-2


Cairns to AR Whittall, OUT, lofting it again, didn't get the drive at all, Astle takes the catch running down the ground from mid wicket

AR Whittall c Astle b Cairns 3 (12m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Zimbabwe 175/10   HK Olonga 1* (1b)   CL Cairns 6.3-2-24-3
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