ICC Cricket World Cup, 3rd Quarter-Final: New Zealand v South Africa at Dhaka, Mar 25, 2011
ICC Cricket World Cup - 3rd quarter final
New Zealand won by 49 runs
Played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur (neutral venue)
25 March 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)
37.3

Morkel to Williamson, no run, short of length and well outside off, Williamson lets it go

37.4

Morkel to Williamson, 1 run, length ball slanting towards leg, whipped towards square leg by Williamson to get off the mark

New Zealand 154/4   KS Williamson 1* (2b)
38.1

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 wide, the googly spins a long way down the leg side

38.1

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, flighted delivery from Tahir, on a length and just outside off, defended off the front foot

38.2

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, Williamson playing a bit tentatively, defends that legspinner under his eyes

38.3

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 run, slips in a quick googly, Williamson manages to get that away towards square leg for a single

38.6

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 run, Williamson sweeps that one behind square leg for a single

New Zealand 157/5   KS Williamson 3* (6b)
39.1

Morkel to Williamson, no run, short of length ball outside off, the trademark Morkel delivery, defended towards the off side

39.2

Morkel to Williamson, no run, slants this one into middle, fuller delivery, Williamson works it to square leg

39.3

Morkel to Williamson, 2 runs, short and wide, Williamson jumps and scythes that towards sweeper cover, not too well timed that

39.4

Morkel to Williamson, no run, drops short of first slip, it was a short of length ball outside off, 143kmh, not sure why Williamson wanted to play that off the front foot, a thick edge lands well short

39.5

Morkel to Williamson, 2 runs, length ball just outside off, shuffles across and plays a wristy shot that sends the ball scurrying wide of midwicket

39.6

Morkel to Williamson, 3 runs, length ball even wide outside off, Williamson moves across a long way and shows off another wristy shot, this one is quite well timed and goes nearly all the way to the midwicket boundary

New Zealand 164/5   KS Williamson 10* (12b)
40.1

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, flighted and full, on middle and off, driven along the ground to the left of the diving bowler

40.2

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 run, full toss is punched past the bowler, it was in the air but wide enough to the right of the bowler to be safe

40.4

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 run, keeps it full, just outside off, a safe drive to long-off for a single

40.6

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, fired in on offstump, full ball, defended off the front foot

New Zealand 168/5   KS Williamson 12* (16b)
41.5

Steyn to Williamson, no run, fires in the bouncer, 143.7kmh, Williamson ducks, just one off the over so far

41.6

Steyn to Williamson, no run, wants to tip the ball towards short cover and set off for the single, McCullum sends him back, superb over from Steyn that

New Zealand 169/5   KS Williamson 12* (18b)
42.5

Peterson to Williamson, no run, length ball homing in on legstump, punched back to the bowler

42.6

Peterson to Williamson, 1 run, Williamson makes room and carves the ball from middle stump towards sweeper cover for a single, just two off this over, a far cry from the blitz NZ were hoping for towards the end

New Zealand 171/5   KS Williamson 13* (20b)
43.1

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, short of length ball pitching on middle, pushed past a diving midwicket fielder for a single

43.3

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, short of length again from Steyn, on middle and off, McCullum again shuffles across the stumps and tucks the ball to the leg side for a single

New Zealand 174/5   KS Williamson 15* (22b)
44.1

Peterson to Williamson, no run, flighted and full, on middle stump, punched back to the bowler

44.2

Peterson to Williamson, SIX, Williamson sends a message to the baiters, comes out of the crease and a clean hit sends the ball soaring beyond long-on for six, nicely done

44.3

Peterson to Williamson, 1 run, skips beyond leg and pushes the ball towards mid-off for a single

44.6

Peterson to Williamson, 1 run, length ball from Peterson, driven along the ground towards extra cover

New Zealand 187/5   KS Williamson 23* (26b 1x6)
45.1

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, Williamson shuffles across once more, and tucks a slower ball from Steyn towards mid-on

45.4

Steyn to Williamson, no run, an ambitious shot attempted by Williamson, a bouncer on legstump, Williamson moves away and tries to uppercut the ball but can't connect

45.5

Steyn to Williamson, no run, the slower offcutter from Steyn, just back of a length, whipped towards midwicket by Williamson

45.6

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, a yorker length ball outside off, jabbed towards the off side and quick single is pinched

New Zealand 189/6   KS Williamson 25* (30b 1x6)
46.1

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, Tahir starts with a length ball on middle, punched back to the bowler who dives to stop the ball

46.2

Imran Tahir to Williamson, no run, length ball outside off, pushed back to the bowler

46.3

Imran Tahir to Williamson, 1 run, Tahir keeps it tight, outside off, driven towards long-off for a single

New Zealand 190/6   KS Williamson 26* (33b 1x6)
47.1

Steyn to Williamson, 2 runs, short of length ball, a typical whip from Williamson, gets him two to deep midwicket

47.2

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, mistimed by Williamson he makes room to carve that ball through off, it was slower from Steyn, and the ball rolls towards cover

47.4

Steyn to Williamson, 2 runs, length ball outside off, driven firmly towards long-on, Oram sprints back for the second

47.5

Steyn to Williamson, 1 run, a yorker is pushed towards extra cover, a direct hit from du Plessis would have got rid of Williamson, he misses

New Zealand 203/6   KS Williamson 32* (37b 1x6)
49.2

Steyn to Williamson, no run, whoah! what on earth was that 'shot' from Williamson, it was a bouncer from Steyn, Williamson got down on his knee and waved his bat above his head, the attempted periscopic hit doesn't connect

49.3

Steyn to Williamson, 2 runs, lashes this length ball from outside off to deep midwicket for a couple

49.4

Steyn to Williamson, FOUR, shortish ball from Steyn, Williamson backs away and crashes this one over extra cover, Smith and Botha chase but in vain

49.5

Steyn to Williamson, no run, low full toss outside off, outstanding bowling from Steyn, slightly comical batting from Williamson who was looking to make room before spotting the outside off ball, he loses his balance, and doesn't connect

49.6

Steyn to Williamson, 2 wides, a wide down the leg side, and they sneak a bye as the ball goes to the keeper as well

New Zealand 220/8   KS Williamson 38* (41b 1x4 1x6)
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