South Africa in New Zealand T20I Series - 2nd T20I

New Zealand v South Africa

South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)

1.1

Tsotsobe to Guptill, no run, pushed wide outside off and he lets it go

1.2

Tsotsobe to Guptill, 1 run, short on off, stays back and guides it down through third man

1.3

Tsotsobe to Nicol, FOUR, charges down the track to a full and wide ball outside off and flatbats this over the head of a leaping mid-off with superb timing

1.4

Tsotsobe to Nicol, no run, outside off stump again and slightly short, chooses to shoulder arms

1.5

Tsotsobe to Nicol, 1 run, that one just reared up at Nicol, it was short on middle and zipped back in viciously and high up, Nicol ended up gloving it through third man, fortunately evading the slip in place

1.6

Tsotsobe to Guptill, 1 wide, far too wide outside off to make Guptill pay and he is punished for the indiscretion

1.6

Tsotsobe to Guptill, no run, drives powerfully down the ground but can only find mid-off on the bounce

New Zealand 13/0   LL Tsotsobe 1-0-7-0

3.1

Tsotsobe to Nicol, 1 run

3.2

Tsotsobe to Guptill, FOUR, full ball outside off and he crunches it past mid-off who dives in vain, superbly timed as the New Zealand openers start brightly

3.3

Tsotsobe to Guptill, FOUR, too easy to get under and Guptill picks up a ball outside off and swings it away to the midwicket boundary

3.4

Tsotsobe to Guptill, no run, goes back in the crease and defends

3.5

Tsotsobe to Guptill, 1 run, comes down the track and horribly skews a drive which takes several bounces to get to long-off

3.6

Tsotsobe to Nicol, 1 run, gets forward and sneaks a single after tapping and running to off

New Zealand 35/0   LL Tsotsobe 2-0-18-0

5.1

Tsotsobe to BB McCullum, no run

5.2

Tsotsobe to BB McCullum, no run, waits in the crease and punches to backward point

5.3

Tsotsobe to BB McCullum, no run, bangs in a well-directed bouncer on leg which McCullum ducks and sways away from

5.4

Tsotsobe to BB McCullum, 1 run, wristily works a ball from outside off into the gap at midwicket

5.5

Tsotsobe to Guptill, FOUR, comes down the track and blazes a full ball outside off through the covers with an easy clearance of the infield

5.6

Tsotsobe to Guptill, no run, waits in the crease for the 122kph slower ball and punches to point

New Zealand 49/1   LL Tsotsobe 3-0-23-0
Series Results
New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland - Feb 22, 2012
South Africa won by 3 runs
New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton - Feb 19, 2012
South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington - Feb 17, 2012
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 19, 2012

Tim Southee went for 40 in four overs, New Zealand v South Africa, 2nd Twenty20 international, Hamilton, February 19, 2012

Tim Southee went for 40 in four overs

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Feb 19, 2012

AB de Villiers made 39 off 36 balls, New Zealand v South Africa, 2nd Twenty20 international, Hamilton, February 19, 2012

AB de Villiers made 39 off 36 balls

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