Zimbabwe in New Zealand ODI Series - 2nd ODI

New Zealand v Zimbabwe

New Zealand won by 141 runs

11.1

Chigumbura to Guptill, FOUR, and is greeted with a cover drive which sends the ball to the fence, Guptill brings up a quickfire fifty, has dominated the stand with Nicol

11.2

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, gets forward to defend to point

11.3

Chigumbura to Guptill, 1 run, tucks one on the pads through fine leg

11.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, outside off, gets a bit of bounce and Nicol plays it off the splice of the bat to point

11.5

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, lets it go through outside off

11.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 wide, short ball outside off swinging well away, beats Nicol's flash at it

11.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, this is angled in from outside off, Nicol squeezes it past midwicket

New Zealand 65/0   E Chigumbura 1-0-7-0

13.1

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, on middle and tucked to midwicket

13.2

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, comes forward and defends to point

13.3

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, defends with the inner half to midwicket

13.4

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, four dots in a row as he again tucks to midwicket

13.5

Chigumbura to Guptill, 1 run, drives to cover and sets off immediately, the throw comes in and Guptill was gone by miles if the throw had hit

13.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 wide, down leg and Nicol misses the attempted scoop

13.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, drops it down at his feet, they rush through and Guptill beats the bowlers' attempted flick onto the stumps

New Zealand 72/0   E Chigumbura 2-0-10-0

15.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, SIX, big hit by Nicol, on the pads and he picks it up and helps it over square leg, nearly goes into the rugby ground over the fence

15.2

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, lets it go outside off

15.3

Chigumbura to Nicol, FOUR, again on the pads and he comes down the wicket before working fine past the fielder on the ring

15.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, very wide of off and he lets it go, almost called

15.5

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, chops to point who has a needless shy at the non-striker's end and they get a run on the overthrow

15.6

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, angling into the stumps and squeezed to backward point

New Zealand 88/0   E Chigumbura 3-0-21-0

17.1

Chigumbura to Guptill, FOUR, short ball on off and Guptill swings cleanly towards midwicket

17.2

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, forward and plays it down to third man who is up

17.3

Chigumbura to Guptill, 1 run, outside off and Guptill flashes, gets a thick edge through to deep backward point running around

17.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, forward and defends to point

17.5

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, very short and wide outside off and Nicol absolutely mullers the cut but finds cover

17.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 2 runs, outside off and he flashes a cut airily past a diving point to bring up the team and partnership 100 in 18 overs

17.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 2 runs, outside off and he flashes a cut airily past a diving point to bring up the team and partnership 100 in 18 overs

New Zealand 101/0   E Chigumbura 4-0-28-0

19.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, FOUR, slaps a short ball outside off through point, the fielders look on forlornly as it speeds off faster than a Formula 1 car

19.2

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, this time Nicol picks out backward point, he is a fan of the cut but it brings him no reward this time

19.3

Chigumbura to Nicol, FOUR, Zimbabwe under the pump here as Elton serves up a friendly half-volley on middle, Nicol crunches it back past the bowler along the ground

19.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, goes back and slaps into the deep at backward point

19.5

Chigumbura to Guptill, 1 run

19.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, slashes another short ball away through the covers, expensive over comes to an end

New Zealand 114/0   E Chigumbura 5-0-39-0

21.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 wide, well down leg, Nicol misses the heave and overbalances but only after Taibu fluffs the take and any chance of a stumping

21.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run

21.2

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, gets forward and punches to cover, surprised Elton wasn't taken off after the expensive last over

21.3

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, brings up his fifty with a push to long-on, was iffy early on before increasing in confidence alongside Guptill

21.4

Chigumbura to Guptill, no run, tries the cute dab to third man but it bounces more than he thought and beats the bat

21.5

Chigumbura to Guptill, 1 run, gets forward and opens the face to glide down to third man

21.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, goes back and punches to off but can't beat the in-field

New Zealand 122/0   E Chigumbura 6-0-42-0

37.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, full on off and smacked back along the ground at Elton, who sticks a foot out and stops a potential boundary

37.2

Chigumbura to McCullum, 1 wide, horrible ball down leg and Taibu dives to collect

37.2

Chigumbura to McCullum, 1 run, outside off and driven towards mid-off

37.3

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, played down to mid-off, thoughts of a run but Baz quickly sends Nicol back into his crease

37.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, jams out a full ball on middle to midwicket

37.5

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 leg bye, loud shout for lbw as Nicol moves across and tries to whip to leg, ball rolls away towards third man, hit Nicol outside off and high

37.6

Chigumbura to McCullum, 2 runs, lofts a full ball outside off over cover

37.6

Chigumbura to McCullum, 2 runs, lofts a full ball outside off over cover

37.6

Chigumbura to McCullum, 2 runs, lofts a full ball outside off over cover

37.6

Chigumbura to McCullum, 2 runs, lofts a full ball outside off over cover

37.6

Chigumbura to McCullum, 2 runs, lofts a full ball outside off over cover

New Zealand 243/2   E Chigumbura 7-0-47-0

39.1

Chigumbura to Nicol, 1 run, full on off and punched to long-on

39.2

Chigumbura to Williamson, no run, outside off and plays to point

39.3

Chigumbura to Williamson, 1 run, moves well across his stumps a la Daniel Vettori, and flicks it off middle to fine leg

39.4

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, hangs back and plays down to mid-off

39.5

Chigumbura to Nicol, SIX, timed very well, picks this up off the pads and drop-kicks it over the square leg fence with very little power behind it

39.6

Chigumbura to Nicol, no run, plays back to Elton from middle and off

New Zealand 255/3   E Chigumbura 8-0-55-0
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 6, 2012

Legspinner Tarun Nethula in his delivery stride, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Whangarei, February 6, 2012

Legspinner Tarun Nethula in his delivery stride

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Feb 6, 2012

Tarun Nethula wheels away on debut, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Whangarei, February 6, 2012

Tarun Nethula wheels away on debut

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