ICC Champions Trophy, 2006/07 / Commentary

ICC Champions Trophy - 2nd match, Qualifying Group

West Indies v Zimbabwe

West Indies won by 9 wickets (with 214 balls remaining)

4.5

Taylor to Taylor, no run, good, full ball on off stump, defended to the off side

4.6

Taylor to Taylor, 1 wide, swings down leg stump and called a wide

4.6

Taylor to Taylor, no run, a good yorker on off, from Taylor, the bowler, is well kept out by Taylor, the batsman, end of a fine over

Zimbabwe 11/2   BRM Taylor 0* (2b)

5.6

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, good ball on off stumps, stands tall and defends, outer edge to cover

Zimbabwe 13/2   BRM Taylor 0* (3b)

6.4

Taylor to Taylor, no run, full on the stumps, defended

6.5

Taylor to Taylor, 1 run, full on middle and leg, worked in front of midwicket for one, Taylor off the mark

Zimbabwe 19/2   BRM Taylor 1* (5b)

7.1

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, middle and off, defended

7.2

Bradshaw to Taylor, FOUR

7.3

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, full outside off stump, left alone with a stride forward

7.4

Bradshaw to Taylor, 1 run, shorter this time, Taylor stands tall and punches that to mid-off for one

Zimbabwe 28/2   BRM Taylor 6* (9b 1x4)

8.1

Taylor to Taylor, no run, fullish on off stump, Taylor defends past the stumps, mid-on moves quickly and fields it

8.2

Taylor to Taylor, 1 run, too short this time, Taylor jabs that past gully for a single down to third man

Zimbabwe 31/2   BRM Taylor 7* (11b 1x4)

9.1

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, good, fullish ball on off, gets his feet well forward and defends

9.2

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, quicker outside off, defended to point

9.3

Bradshaw to Taylor, no run, short of a good length, stands tall and punches to Chanderpaul at mid-off

9.4

Bradshaw to Taylor, OUT, shortish again, pushed off the back foot to Chanderpaul at short mid-off again and just sets off for the run, utter madness when the balls going right to a fielder, and Chanderpaul swoops in and fires in a direct hit at the nonstriker's end, Taylor is out by a country mile and just keeps on running back to the hut, stupid run, what was he thinking?

BRM Taylor run out 7 (23m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.66

Zimbabwe 31/4   BRM Taylor 7 (15b 1x4)
Tournament Results
Australia v West Indies at Mumbai (BS) - Nov 5, 2006
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 41 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v West Indies at Jaipur - Nov 2, 2006
West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at Mohali - Nov 1, 2006
Australia won by 34 runs
India v Australia at Mohali - Oct 29, 2006
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Ahmedabad - Oct 28, 2006
England won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
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Photos

Oct 8, 2006

Chris Gayle thwarts a short delivery for a six over long on, West Indies v Zimbabwe, 2nd qualifying match, Champions Trophy, Ahmedabad, October 8, 2006

Chris Gayle thwarts a short delivery for a six over long on

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Oct 8, 2006

Brian Lara and Shivnarine Chanderpaul head back to the pavilion, West Indies v Zimbabwe, 2nd qualifying match, Champions Trophy, Ahmedabad, October 8, 2006

Brian Lara and Shivnarine Chanderpaul head back to the pavilion

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