Zimbabwe in New Zealand ODI Series - 1st ODI

New Zealand v Zimbabwe

New Zealand won by 90 runs

24.5

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, another ripper, short on off and rears a touch, has to drop the wrists

24.6

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, goes back and defends down, two debutants together at the crease now

New Zealand 130/4   DG Brownlie 0* (2b)

25.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, tossed up and defended back to Price

25.4

Price to Brownlie, no run, on off and is forward to defend

25.5

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, first ODI run for Brownlie who goes back and clips it square into the leg side

New Zealand 136/4   DG Brownlie 1* (5b)

26.4

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, nips back in from outside off and keeps a touch low, Brownlie jams it out to mid-on

26.5

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, stays in the crease and defends a good length ball to mid-off

26.6

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, drives nicely but straight to mid-on

New Zealand 138/4   DG Brownlie 1* (8b)

27.2

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, goes back and calmly works to the left of fine leg

27.5

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, forward and pushes with a minimum of fuss down to long-on

New Zealand 142/4   DG Brownlie 3* (10b)

28.2

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, Brownlie plays to mid-on and immediately slips over upon playing the shot, looks at his spikes in an accusatory fashion

28.3

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, plays this into the leg side

28.4

Chigumbura to Brownlie, 2 runs, angling into middle and he flicks it away nicely to deep backward square

28.5

Chigumbura to Brownlie, 1 run, outside off and shovelled down to third man

New Zealand 147/4   DG Brownlie 6* (14b)

29.1

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, tucks it off the pads into the leg side

29.5

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, goes back to afuller ball on leg, clips to the right of midwicket, Price oohs and aahs after that ball, hoping to slide one past the bat

New Zealand 150/5   DG Brownlie 8* (16b)

30.1

Chigumbura to Brownlie, 1 run, goes back and plays a cracking cut to the man in the deep

New Zealand 151/5   DG Brownlie 9* (17b)

31.1

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run

31.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, punches a full ball to the right of cover but mid-off runs round to collect

31.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short this time, outside off and Brownlie seizes onto the opportunity for easy runs, pummels that into the midwicket advertising hoardings

31.4

Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, more runs for the second of today's debutants, again wide of off but this time he smacks the cut past point

31.5

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, finally hits the right line and length and defends it solidly

31.6

Jarvis to Brownlie, 1 run, angling into the top of off but Brownlie does well to angle it down to third man to retain the strike

New Zealand 164/5   DG Brownlie 18* (23b 2x4)

32.1

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, hangs back and defends down the pitch

32.2

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, goes back and plays into the covers

32.3

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, outside off and Brownlie forces to mid-off without much foot movement

32.4

Chigumbura to Brownlie, no run, nice tight over so far as Brownlie again defends solidly

32.5

Chigumbura to Brownlie, 1 run, angling in and despite being cramped, he squeezes it between the stumps and mid-on

New Zealand 165/5   DG Brownlie 19* (28b 2x4)
Series Results
New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Napier - Feb 9, 2012
New Zealand won by 202 runs
New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Whangarei - Feb 6, 2012
New Zealand won by 141 runs
New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Dunedin - Feb 3, 2012
New Zealand won by 90 runs
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Photos

Feb 3, 2012

New Zealand celebrate going 1-0 up in the series, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Dunedin, February 3, 2012

New Zealand celebrate going 1-0 up in the series

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Feb 3, 2012

Brendon McCullum fell for 3, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Dunedin, February 3, 2012

Brendon McCullum fell for 3

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