NatWest Series [West Indies in England] - 2nd ODI

England v West Indies

England won by 8 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)

0.1

Anderson to Simmons, no run, length, pitch a yard wide of off stump and swinging away, steps out and leaves

0.2

Anderson to Simmons, no run, touch shorter and again curving away from the right-hander, who thinks about playing and is beaten past his outside edge

0.3

Anderson to Simmons, no run, fuller, trying to draw Simmons forward outside off, he leaves again

0.4

Anderson to Simmons, no run, tantalising stuff from Jimmy, pulling Simmons across and squaring him up to beat the edge of the bat

0.5

Anderson to Simmons, no run, touch short of a length, prodded into the off side and they quickly abandon any hopes of a run

0.6

Anderson to Simmons, no run, good length and shaping away, genuine leave from Simmons

West Indies 0/0   JM Anderson 1-1-0-0

2.1

Anderson to Simmons, no run, length ball, on off and shaping away, solid forward defensive

2.2

Anderson to Simmons, no run, wide of the stumps and no movement this time, Simmons lets it through

2.3

Anderson to Simmons, no run, length delivery, pitching in line with off and straightening, jabbed into the off side

2.4

Anderson to Simmons, no run, beaten again, pushing at the ball as it leaves him - terrific stuff from Anderson so far

2.5

Anderson to Simmons, no run, straighter line and seaming back this time, Simmons is hit on the thigh pad trying to flick to leg

2.6

Anderson to Simmons, no run, pitched up outside off and swinging away, big step forward and leaves

West Indies 6/0   JM Anderson 2-2-0-0

4.1

Anderson to Simmons, 1 run, length ball on off stump ... and Simmons dabs it behind point for a run

4.2

Anderson to Gayle, no run, what a leave! Gayle is grinning after letting one go through that came back around off and missed the stumps by a matter of inches

4.3

Anderson to Gayle, 1 run, length ball and angling across, Gayle goes for the big 'un over cow corner and gets an inside edge to long leg

4.4

Anderson to Simmons, no run, good length on off, pushed back down the track

4.5

Anderson to Simmons, no run, straighter, drifting on to the pads and worked towards midwicket

4.6

Anderson to Simmons, no run, back of a length, Simmons gets across and defends in to the ground outside off

West Indies 8/0   JM Anderson 3-2-2-0

6.1

Anderson to Simmons, no run, length ball outside off and Simmons has a big ole yahoo, completely missing the ball

6.2

Anderson to Simmons, no run, pushed short on the off side, no run

6.3

Anderson to Simmons, 1 run, good length ball in the corridor, tries to drive and ends up squirting the ball into the leg side

6.4

Anderson to Gayle, no run, back of a length, on leg stump and rising at the body, defended back on to the track

6.5

Anderson to Gayle, no run, length ball, on the stumps and blocked

6.6

Anderson to Gayle, 1 run, strays down leg and flicked behind square for one

West Indies 22/0   JM Anderson 4-2-4-0

8.1

Anderson to Gayle, no run, length ball, speared across and pushed towards cover-point

8.2

Anderson to Gayle, no run, leg-stump line, Gayle stays still in the crease and knocks short on the on side

8.3

Anderson to Gayle, SIX, and Boom goes the dynamite! Anderson dropped short and Gayle smashes a pull shot deep into the stand over the midwicket boundary. That had both wings and a jet pack

8.4

Anderson to Gayle, 1 run, fuller and on the stumps, worked off the pads

8.5

Anderson to Simmons, no run, short of a length and tickled into the off side

8.6

Anderson to Simmons, no run, forward defensive on off stump

West Indies 30/0   JM Anderson 5-2-11-0

10.1

Anderson to Simmons, 1 run, length ball outside off and glided behind point for a single

10.2

Anderson to Gayle, no run, length ball, straight and no movement, blocked respectfully back to the bowler

10.3

Anderson to Gayle, no run, length ball, angling across and pushed into the off side

10.4

Anderson to Gayle, SIX, slightly full from Anderson and Gayle languidly deposits the ball straight back down the ground for his fifth six! That brings up the Windies fifty - and Gayle has 47 of them

10.5

Anderson to Gayle, 1 run, back of a length and on the legs, flicked square for a single

10.6

Anderson to Simmons, no run, Simmons gets across and defends - he doesn't need to worry, with Gayle carrying the heavy load at the other end

West Indies 56/0   JM Anderson 6-2-19-0

25.1

Anderson to Bravo, 2 runs, full and flicked down to long leg where there's a good sliding save

25.2

Anderson to Bravo, no run, forward to block a length ball just outside off, the lofted drive is practised afterwards

25.3

Anderson to Bravo, no run, pressed forward just outside off and blocked to point

25.4

Anderson to Bravo, no run, full, nipping back, a large cry for lbw, not out, must have hit it and indeed there is an inside edge, this is definitely bat first

25.5

Anderson to Bravo, no run, shorter in length, a flashing cut stroke misses outside off

25.6

Anderson to Bravo, no run, forward just outside off and blocked back up the wicket

West Indies 86/4   JM Anderson 7-2-21-0

27.1

Anderson to Bravo, no run, full just outside off and blocked

27.2

Anderson to Bravo, 1 run, fine shot, punched out through the covers, only to the sweeper though

27.3

Anderson to Pollard, FOUR, couple of steps down and heaved off an inside edge over midwicket and this races away for four, fortune favours the brave

27.4

Anderson to Pollard, no run, ran back to the bowler with a forward press

27.5

Anderson to Pollard, no run, bumper and ducked, he had taken another step down there

27.6

Anderson to Pollard, 2 runs, worked out behind square on the leg side, the scramble a second

West Indies 95/4   JM Anderson 8-2-28-0

46.1

Anderson to Ramdin, 1 run, angled into the off side, Ramdin gets himself off strike as he has to do now

46.2

Anderson to Bravo, 1 run, excellent yorker, dug out to point

46.3

Anderson to Ramdin, OUT, edged and gone Ramdin, for some reason, steps away to try and a swing a length ball through the off side and nicks off. Poor decision really, just run the singles and let Bravo do the hitting

D Ramdin c †Kieswetter b Anderson 2 (6m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

46.4

Anderson to Best, FOUR, perhaps a slip eh? This goes right where first slip would have been off a genuine outside edge for four to third man

46.5

Anderson to Best, no run, driven to extra cover, firmly

46.6

Anderson to Best, 1 run, chopped down behind point

West Indies 228/7   JM Anderson 9-2-35-1

48.1

Anderson to Bravo, OUT, swung straight up in the air, this is coming down with snow on it and well taken by Bopara at extra cover. It hung up in the air for an age but Bopara steadied himself well and clung on going slightly behind himself, a jolly good grab and Bravo's fine knock is over

DJ Bravo c Bopara b Anderson 77 (121m 82b 8x4 2x6) SR: 93.90

48.2

Anderson to Narine, no run, calmly left outside off stump! A rarity with a handful of balls to comes

48.3

Anderson to Narine, 1 run, another edge through the slip cordon, still no-one at home, at least third man can come round to cut this off

48.4

Anderson to Best, 1 run, another almighty swing from the hip, blasted down to long on

48.5

Anderson to Narine, 1 leg bye, full on leg stump, silly appeal for lbw, the scramble a leg bye, they're actually referring this but surely it pitched outside leg stump, and indeed it did, not out

48.6

Anderson to Best, 1 wide, and now this is a wide outside off

48.6

Anderson to Best, no run, made up for it though with a good yorker just outside off stump

West Indies 236/8   JM Anderson 10-2-38-2
Series Results
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jun 22, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
England v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2012
England won by 8 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Southampton - Jun 16, 2012
England won by 114 runs (D/L method)
More results »

Photos

Jun 19, 2012

Ian Bell made more stylish runs, England v West Indies, 2nd ODI, The Oval, June 19, 2012

Ian Bell made more stylish runs

© Getty Images

Jun 19, 2012

Alastair Cook looks heaven-ward as he reaches a 114-ball century, England v West Indies, 2nd ODI, The Oval, June 19, 2012

Alastair Cook looks heaven-ward as he reaches a 114-ball century

© Getty Images

All photos for this match | Galleries