Australia in New Zealand T20I Series - 2nd T20I

New Zealand v Australia

Match tied (New Zealand won the one-over eliminator)

1.3

Nannes to Guptill, 1 run, good length and Guptill defends with soft hands square of the wicket and they scramble a quick single

New Zealand 20/1   MJ Guptill 1* (1b)

2.1

Tait to Guptill, no run, 148 kph, good channel and Guptill allows it through to the keeper

2.2

Tait to Guptill, no run, 151 kph, fuller again and entices Guptill into the drive but he misses

2.3

Tait to Guptill, no run, 148 kph, shorter and wide and Guptill shapes to cut but then pulls out

2.4

Tait to Guptill, no run, 150 kph, angled down leg, Guptill tries to whip it off his pads but misses and it collects the thigh pad through to Haddin

2.5

Tait to Guptill, FOUR, fuller and Guptill slashes square, it takes the otuside edge and flies fine for four over gully

2.6

Tait to Guptill, FOUR, half volley and Guptill drives strongly through mid on for four, super stroke!

New Zealand 32/1   MJ Guptill 9* (7b 2x4)

3.4

Nannes to Guptill, 1 run, 149 kph, back of a length and Guptill plays it smartly with soft hands, defending into the off side

New Zealand 38/1   MJ Guptill 10* (8b 2x4)

4.1

Harris to Guptill, no run, 142 kph, good length towards middle stump and Guptill gets an inside edge onto his pad and into the off side

4.2

Harris to Guptill, 1 run, yorker played to mid off ofr a quick single

4.4

Harris to Guptill, no run, back of a length and McCullum pushes to point from the middle of the bat

4.5

Harris to Guptill, FOUR, fuller from Harris and Guptill times it perfectly on the up and hits it over mid off for four

4.6

Harris to Guptill, no run, half volley on off stump and Guptill drives powerfully to mid off on the bounce

New Zealand 48/1   MJ Guptill 15* (13b 3x4)

5.2

Nannes to Guptill, 1 run, 150 kph, good length and Guptill uses the pace to play to third man

5.6

Nannes to Guptill, 1 run, good channel from Nannes and Guptill is just content on rotating the strike as he uses the pace to third man

New Zealand 62/1   MJ Guptill 17* (15b 3x4)

6.1

Harris to Guptill, no run, Harris hits the corridor of uncertainty and Guptill tries to use the pace again to play to third man but misses

6.2

Harris to Guptill, OUT, good length, a fraction straight and Guptill drives in the air, he actually hits it too well and goes straight down the throat of Smith at long on

MJ Guptill c Smith b Harris 17 (22m 17b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

New Zealand 62/2   MJ Guptill 17 (17b 3x4)
Series Results
New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch - Feb 28, 2010
Match tied (New Zealand won the one-over eliminator)
New Zealand v Australia at Wellington - Feb 26, 2010
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 28, 2010

Michael Clarke plays through the leg side, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Twenty20 international, Christchurch, February 28, 2010

Michael Clarke plays through the leg side

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Feb 28, 2010

Michael Clarke lofts over the top, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Twenty20 international, Christchurch, February 28, 2010

Michael Clarke lofts over the top

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