Australia in New Zealand T20I Series - 2nd T20I

New Zealand v Australia

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

1.1

Nannes to BB McCullum, SIX, full on off stump and McCullum hits nicely through the line over extra cover for four

1.2

Nannes to BB McCullum, 3 runs, dropped shorter this time, McCullum pulls from outside off and it takes the top edge, Harris moves back from short fine leg and can't get close enough to it.

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

1.4

Nannes to BB McCullum, no run, Mcullum advances early and gets a leading edge into the off side. Clarke picks up and hits the stump but McCullum is home safe

1.5

Nannes to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum moves towards the off side and whips it fine of short fine leg

1.6

Nannes to BB McCullum, no run, 150 kph, good bouncer from Nannes and McCullum tries to hook but misses

New Zealand 24/1   DP Nannes 1-0-14-0

3.1

Nannes to BB McCullum, FOUR, McCullum walks across to the off side again and Nannes goes full as McCullum works it off his pads through backward square for four

3.2

Nannes to BB McCullum, no run, 153 kph, McCullum charges this time and Nannes is shorter and quicker and McCullum tries to pull but misses

3.3

Nannes to BB McCullum, 1 leg bye, 132 kph, slower ball at leg stump and McCullum clips it to short fine leg

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

3.5

Nannes to BB McCullum, no run, 133 kph, slower ball and McCullum tries to play the 'Dil scoop' but it's just too high for him

3.6

Nannes to BB McCullum, FOUR, 147 kph, short delivery pulled powerfully through backward square for four where the man on the boundary misfields

New Zealand 42/1   DP Nannes 2-0-23-0

5.1

Nannes to BB McCullum, 1 run, half volley on middle and McCullum drives off the inside edge to deep square leg

5.2

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

5.3

Nannes to BB McCullum, FOUR, good length outside off and McCullum plays the 'Dil scoop' and gets it just fine enough for Haddin who is wrong-footed

5.4

Nannes to BB McCullum, SIX, full outside off and McCullum slog sweeps it high over mid wicket for half a dozen. McCullum on fire!

5.5

Nannes to BB McCullum, 1 leg bye, good length but too straight and it takes McCullum on the thigh and into the leg side

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   DP Nannes 3-0-36-0

15.1

Nannes to Hopkins, 2 runs, full outsie off and driven on one leg to long on and they somehow get two

15.2

Nannes to Hopkins, OUT, bumper from Nannes and Hopkins goes back and hooks off the top edge over the keeper for four but he's walked back onto his stumps. Disappointing end to a superb knock from the wee man

GJ Hopkins hit wicket b Nannes 36 (20m 17b 3x4 2x6) SR: 211.76

15.3

Nannes to Oram, 1 leg bye, angled into leg and he works it fine

15.4

Nannes to BB McCullum, SIX, bumper again and McCullum hooks high into the stands for a maximum!

15.5

Nannes to BB McCullum, SIX, McCullum walks towards the off side and pulls Nannes into the stands again. Tough for the bowlers with such short boundaries here in Christchurch

15.6

Nannes to BB McCullum, 1 run, waist high full toss and he works it to fine leg. McCullum not happy with the call as he thought it was a no ball

New Zealand 159/5   DP Nannes 4-0-51-1
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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