ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2007-2008/09 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

36.4

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, full ball, arrowed down the leg-side

36.5

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, defended on the back foot to point

36.6

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, 1 no ball

36.6

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, good finish to a sucessful over, a full ball outside off stump that McCallum leaves

Scotland 64/3   NFI McCallum 0* (4b)

38.1

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run

38.2

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, on a good length and outside off-stump, left alone

38.3

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, full ball, defended to mid-wicket on the front foot

38.4

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, 1 run, straight delivery, worked down to fine leg for his first run

38.6

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run

Scotland 66/4   NFI McCallum 1* (9b)

40.1

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, full ball driven firmly to short cover

40.2

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run

40.3

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, left alone outside off stump

40.4

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run

40.5

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, no run, left alone outside off-stump

40.6

KJ O'Brien to McCallum, 3 runs, well bowled, he finds the edge but it runs wide of gully and they get three

Scotland 69/4   NFI McCallum 4* (13b)

41.1

Johnston to McCallum, no run, short ball, McCallum ducks under it easily

41.2

Johnston to McCallum, no run, fuller ball defended on the front foot

41.3

Johnston to McCallum, no run, left alone outside off stump

41.4

Johnston to McCallum, no run, just on a good length and outside off stump, McCallum leaves it alone

41.5

Johnston to McCallum, no run

41.6

Johnston to McCallum, no run, slower ball, well picked as he drives tamely to mid on

Scotland 69/4   NFI McCallum 4* (19b)

43.1

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run

43.2

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run, good ball, just on off stump and it's defended to cover

43.3

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run, that's an ugly shot, it was a back foot waft to a ball just ouside off stump and on a good length, the ball went straight through him

43.4

Langford-Smith to McCallum, 3 runs, much better shot, it was a half volley but he creamed it through extra cover for three runs

Scotland 74/4   NFI McCallum 7* (23b)

44.1

McCallan to McCallum, no run

44.2

McCallan to McCallum, no run, quicker ball, McCallum defends on the back foot

44.3

McCallan to McCallum, no run, flighted up this time, drawing the batsman forward, he defends back down the pitch

44.4

McCallan to McCallum, 2 runs, risky shot as he tries to clear mid-off, he succeeds but only just as the ball lands just out ot Thompson's reach

44.5

McCallan to McCallum, no run

44.6

McCallan to McCallum, no run, another quicker delivery, again played on the back foot to short leg

Scotland 76/4   NFI McCallum 9* (29b)

46.1

McCallan to McCallum, no run

46.2

McCallan to McCallum, no run, McCallum defends a full ball on the back foot

46.3

McCallan to McCallum, FOUR, just a little too short and he cuts nicely through point, he timed it really nicely

46.4

McCallan to McCallum, 3 byes, full ball, spinning down the leg side and O'Brien can't collect, more byes against his name

Scotland 83/4   NFI McCallum 13* (33b 1x4)

47.1

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run, defended on the back foot to Langford-Smith who fields in his folloe through

47.2

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run, a little to wide of off stump, McCallum's drive is well fielded at point

47.3

Langford-Smith to McCallum, FOUR, super shot, short ball picked up over square-leg for another boundary

47.4

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run

47.5

Langford-Smith to McCallum, no run, McCallum leaves a full ball outside off-stump

47.6

Langford-Smith to McCallum, FOUR, short arm pull, it really wasn't that short but he got it over square leg and picks up four

Scotland 95/4   NFI McCallum 21* (39b 3x4)

49.1

Langford-Smith to McCallum, 1 run, very full ball, but McCallum's drive finds cover

Scotland 98/4   NFI McCallum 22* (40b 3x4)

50.2

McCallan to McCallum, no run

50.3

McCallan to McCallum, no run, plyed back to the bowler on the front foot

50.4

McCallan to McCallum, no run

50.5

McCallan to McCallum, no run, defended again, this time on trhe front foot and the ball runs to cover

50.6

McCallan to McCallum, no run

Scotland 98/4   NFI McCallum 21* (45b 3x4)

52.1

McCallan to McCallum, no run

52.2

McCallan to McCallum, no run, defended on the front foot to short cover

52.3

McCallan to McCallum, FOUR, lovely drive straight back down the ground, it was slightly over pitched but well put away

52.4

McCallan to McCallum, no run, better length and McCallum defends

52.5

McCallan to McCallum, 1 run, full ball on off stump, he just opens the face to get a single to third man

Scotland 109/4   NFI McCallum 26* (55b 4x4)

53.1

Thompson to McCallum, 2 runs, short and wide to start, cut through the covers for a couple

53.2

Thompson to McCallum, 1 run, better ball, not much flight though, it hit a thick outside edge and they get a single to third man

53.6

Thompson to McCallum, no run, good end to an encouaging first over from Greg Thompson

Scotland 113/4   NFI McCallum 29* (58b 4x4)

56.1

McCallan to McCallum, no run

56.2

McCallan to McCallum, no run, driven to short cover

56.3

McCallan to McCallum, no run

56.4

McCallan to McCallum, no run, big stride as he comes forward to defend

56.5

McCallan to McCallum, no run, left alone outside off stump

56.6

McCallan to McCallum, no run, driven off the front foot but straight to mid off

Scotland 114/5   NFI McCallum 29* (64b 4x4)

59.1

Thompson to McCallum, 1 run, short ball, pulled out to deep square leg

59.5

Thompson to McCallum, no run, turn for Thompson but McCallum leaves outside off stump

59.6

Thompson to McCallum, FOUR, cracking shot, he pulls him over midwicket for four, it was just out of the fielders reach but went like a rocket

Scotland 125/5   NFI McCallum 34* (67b 5x4)

61.1

Thompson to McCallum, no run, full ball driven firmly to mid off, who is lying quite deep but they don't take a single

61.2

Thompson to McCallum, no run

61.3

Thompson to McCallum, no run, flatter delivery, defended on the front foot

61.4

Thompson to McCallum, no run

61.5

Thompson to McCallum, no run

61.6

Thompson to McCallum, no run, defended on the front foot to silly mid off

Scotland 125/5   NFI McCallum 34* (73b 5x4)

63.1

Thompson to McCallum, no run, good start after tea, spinning just past the outside edge

63.2

Thompson to McCallum, no run, left alone as the ball spins past off stump

63.3

Thompson to McCallum, no run

63.4

Thompson to McCallum, no run, full delivery, driven tamely to mid off

63.5

Thompson to McCallum, no run

63.6

Thompson to McCallum, no run, driven on the back foot, but he finds mid off

Scotland 125/5   NFI McCallum 34* (79b 5x4)

64.6

White to McCallum, no run, nice delivery, he gets a big stride in there to keep it out

Scotland 126/5   NFI McCallum 34* (80b 5x4)

66.1

White to McCallum, 1 run, full ball driven to mid off and they get a quick single

Scotland 131/5   NFI McCallum 35* (81b 5x4)

67.1

Thompson to McCallum, no run, prodded back to Thompson on the back foot by McCallum

67.2

Thompson to McCallum, no run, full ball, defended into the leg side

67.3

Thompson to McCallum, no run

67.4

Thompson to McCallum, 1 run, risky shot, swept in the air and it lands just short of the fielder at deep square leg

Scotland 132/5   NFI McCallum 36* (85b 5x4)

68.1

White to McCallum, no run

68.2

White to McCallum, no run, driven on the front foot but he finds mid off

68.3

White to McCallum, no run, attempted back foot drive to a short delivery, he can only find the fielder at cover

68.4

White to McCallum, no run

68.5

White to McCallum, no run, full ball, defended to cover on the front foot

68.6

White to McCallum, no run, just a little shorter, left alone outside off stump

Scotland 132/5   NFI McCallum 36* (91b 5x4)

69.2

Thompson to McCallum, OUT, another one goes and that's a big wicket. He tried to sweep a very full ball and it looked from here that he was bowled around his legs, big turn for the youngster! McCallum looks bemused by it all as he walks off

NFI McCallum b Thompson 36 (100m 94b 5x4 0x6) SR: 38.29

Scotland 135/6   NFI McCallum 36 (92b 5x4)
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Aug 12, 2007

IrelandÂ’s Alex Cusack on his way to a maiden first-class century, Ireland v Scotland, Stormont, August 12, 2007

IrelandÂ’s Alex Cusack on his way to a maiden first-class century

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Aug 12, 2007

Craig Wright who took three wickets for Scotland, Ireland v Scotland, Stormont, August 12, 2007

Craig Wright who took three wickets for Scotland

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