ICC Cricket World Cup, 23rd Match, Group A: Canada v Kenya at Delhi, Mar 7, 2011
ICC Cricket World Cup - 23rd match, Group A
Canada won by 5 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Played at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi (neutral venue)
7 March 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)
0.3

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, ooh, almost another one, it was on a length outside off stump again, straightened after pitching, Obuya went half-poking at it, but got nowhere near it

0.4

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, this one is wider outside off stump, and moving further away, left alone this time

0.5

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, shortens the length a tad, and it goes away after pitching, he leaves it alone

0.6

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, more away movement from close to off stump, not much bounce this time as it dies on its way to Bagai, Obuya pushed at it and was beaten

Kenya 0/1   CO Obuya 0* (4b)
2.1

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 run, Kenya are away, in the third over, it was wide and shortish outside off, he went for the cut but mistimed it, there was time though for a run as the ball went to the left of backward point

2.3

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, making him push out at one that came in late from a length, it was very close to off stump, and just about missed the outside edge

2.4

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, more uncertain prodding outside off stump, he is caught on the crease, and is reaching out to the ones moving away outside off stump, beaten again

2.5

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, gets a fuller one outside off stump, and looks to thump it down the ground, but mistimes it to mid on

2.6

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 run, the one that comes in with the angle, good stuff from Osinde, he gets an inside edge through square leg as he pushes at it from the crease

Kenya 3/1   CO Obuya 2* (9b)
3.1

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, what is happening here? another play and miss outside off stump, it was just around a length, and he went looking for the drive without moving his feet, beaten again

3.2

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, lovely delivery, straightening outside off stump, drawing the batsman forward who pushes at it, it zips past the outside edge

3.3

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, no movement on this one, comes straight on the stumps, blocked hurriedly

3.4

Baidwan to CO Obuya, 2 runs, charges down the track this time, how long can one push and poke, gets it in front of square leg

3.5

Baidwan to CO Obuya, 1 run, short and wide, he goes hard at it, and gets it down to third man

Kenya 6/1   CO Obuya 5* (14b)
5.1

Baidwan to CO Obuya, FOUR, almost another one, gets the outside edge as he pushes hard off the back foot, but it falls well short of first slip

5.2

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, defended back to the bowler off the front foot

5.3

Baidwan to CO Obuya, 1 run, guided away wide of third man off the back foot

5.6

Baidwan to CO Obuya, FOUR, takes on the man at mid on with a chip in the air off a length delivery, gets it just over him as he goes running to his right, the outfield takes care of the rest

Kenya 17/2   CO Obuya 14* (18b 2x4)
6.4

Osinde to CO Obuya, 3 runs, makes a late decision to pull a surprise bouncer, gets it away through square leg, the man from fine leg put in the dive, but also touched the ropes at the last instant, was he touching the ball as well? Replays are not conclusive

Kenya 21/2   CO Obuya 17* (19b 2x4)
7.1

Desai to CO Obuya, no run, beats him right away with one that turns away slightly close to off stump

7.2

Desai to CO Obuya, FOUR, this time he takes leave of the crease, comes down the track, and lifts this flighted one high over mid off

7.3

Desai to CO Obuya, no run, abandons the crease again, and goes for another charge, this one was a bit flatter and he takes it on the pads

7.4

Desai to CO Obuya, no run, is struck on the pads again, as he pushes at this one, but that one was going down leg

7.5

Desai to CO Obuya, SIX, Collins sends this one in to orbit, gets to the pitch of the ball with a couple of steps, and hammers it over long off

7.6

Desai to CO Obuya, no run, pushes this flatter one back to the bowler from the crease

Kenya 31/3   CO Obuya 27* (25b 3x4 1x6)
9.1

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, fuller one outside off stump, pushed away to mid off

9.2

Baidwan to CO Obuya, 1 run, clipped away off the pads towards midwicket, the throw came in to the non-striker's end, but they had scampered through by then

9.5

Baidwan to CO Obuya, 1 run, driven to the right of mid on, and another single is available easily

Kenya 37/3   CO Obuya 29* (28b 3x4 1x6)
10.1

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 wide, stretches and goes reaching for a wide one outside off stump, too wide for him even then

10.1

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, good delivery, going straight on instead of moving away, he was on the crease, and that allowed him to push it back to the bowler

10.2

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 run, gets forward and drives this full delivery past the non-striker for a single, mid on runs across to field

10.5

Osinde to CO Obuya, no run, slower one, very wide outside off stump, he reaches out and cuts it away awkwardly to point

10.6

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 run, played out to point off the back foot

Kenya 41/3   CO Obuya 31* (32b 3x4 1x6)
11.1

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, tucks him up with a back of a length one on the stumps, he pushes it down the track

11.2

Baidwan to CO Obuya, no run, too straight this time, but he cannot get it past midwicket, even as he shuffles across the stumps and works it away

11.3

Baidwan to CO Obuya, OUT, another one departs, what a shot to play when you are three down, went heaving at a length delivery from the crease, wanting to lift it over midwicket, got nowhere close to the ball, it seamed in a shade to beat him even more comprehensively, and crashed in to the stumps

CO Obuya b Baidwan 31 (53m 35b 3x4 1x6) SR: 88.57

Kenya 41/4   CO Obuya 31 (35b 3x4 1x6)
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