Australia tour of New Zealand, 2nd Test: New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Mar 27-31, 2010
Australia won by 176 runs
27,28,29,30,31 March 2010 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
24.1

Martin to Hussey, no run, full on the off stump and defended down the pitch

24.2

Martin to Hussey, no run, clips it straight to midwicket and Hussey tells his partner to stay

24.3

Martin to Hussey, no run, stays behind the line and defends back to the bowler

24.4

Martin to Hussey, 1 no ball, he oversteps, lands it outside off and the ball holds its line before reaching the keeper

24.4

Martin to Hussey, no run, lands it a touch wider outside off and he safely lets it go to the keeper

24.5

Martin to Hussey, no run, another delivery lands outside off and lets it go

24.6

Martin to Hussey, no run, tucks it towards midwicket

Australia 64/2   MEK Hussey 0* (7b)
26.1

Martin to Hussey, no run, full on the pads and tucked straight to short square leg

26.2

Martin to Hussey, no run, bangs it in short and he safely ducks under it

26.3

Martin to Hussey, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he clips it behind square on the on side for a single

26.6

Martin to Hussey, no run, stays back and tucks it back to the bowler

Australia 70/2   MEK Hussey 1* (11b)
28.2

Vettori to Hussey, no run, gets forward and shoulders arms

28.3

Vettori to Hussey, no run, gets forward and defends down the pitch

28.4

Vettori to Hussey, no run, thrusts his pad forward to keep it away, optimistic shout from Vettori

28.5

Vettori to Hussey, no run, the arm ball, lets it go to the keeper

28.6

Vettori to Hussey, no run, thrusts forward and pads it away

Australia 82/2   MEK Hussey 1* (16b)
29.2

Patel to Hussey, no run, stays back and chops the ball down to point

29.3

Patel to Hussey, no run, defends close to the pads, stifled appeal from McCullum

29.4

Patel to Hussey, no run, gets forward and pushes it just wide of short cover

29.5

Patel to Hussey, no run, pushes it with soft hands to mid-off

29.6

Patel to Hussey, 1 run, pushes a single to deep point and that's lunch

Australia 84/2   MEK Hussey 2* (21b)
30.1

Arnel to Hussey, FOUR, good start to the session by Australia, a dolly of a half volley on the pads and gently tucked away wide of midwicket, forget about chasing it

30.2

Arnel to Hussey, no run, good length on the off stump and defended back to the bowler

30.3

Arnel to Hussey, no run, close call for Hussey, he leaves a ball which sailed just inches above the bails, well bowled

30.4

Arnel to Hussey, FOUR, not a bad delivery but well played, gets well forward, opens the face of the bat and runs it down the gap between second slip and gully

30.5

Arnel to Hussey, no run, hits the deck hard and Hussey gets under that bouncer

30.6

Arnel to Hussey, no run, holds the length back on the off stump and defended back to the bowler

Australia 92/2   MEK Hussey 10* (27b 2x4)
32.1

Arnel to Hussey, no run, dead straight on the stumps, Arnel's done that a lot today, defended back to the bowler

32.2

Arnel to Hussey, no run, the ball holds its line before heading to the keeper

32.3

Arnel to Hussey, no run, gets beside the line and steers it down to cover point

32.4

Arnel to Hussey, no run, fullish in length on the off stump and pushed down to mid-off

32.5

Arnel to Hussey, no run, fullish in length on the off stump and pushed down to mid-off

32.6

Arnel to Hussey, FOUR, Hussey decides to take him to task, fetches a good length ball from outside off and pulls hard and along the ground wide of mid-on and midwicket

Australia 96/2   MEK Hussey 14* (33b 3x4)
34.1

Arnel to Hussey, no run, tapped towards cover and Hussey gets off the crease and tells Katich to wait

34.2

Arnel to Hussey, no run, shuffles and tucks him to the on side

34.3

Arnel to Hussey, no run, comes round the wicket for the first time today, Hussey pushes it to midwicket

34.4

Arnel to Hussey, no run, nips back in and tucks him high on the pads, stifled appeal but the ball was clearly heading over the stumps

34.5

Arnel to Hussey, no run, the bouncer this time and Hussey gets under it early enough

34.6

Arnel to Hussey, no run, lands it outside off and Hussey lets it go, that's a maiden

Australia 100/2   MEK Hussey 14* (39b 3x4)
35.5

Southee to Hussey, no run, lands outside off and he safely lets it go

35.6

Southee to Hussey, no run, good delivery, squares up Hussey on the channel outside off, the ball straightens as it beats the bat

Australia 105/2   MEK Hussey 14* (41b 3x4)
36.4

Arnel to Hussey, FOUR, they're plundering runs here, this time he bowls it fuller outside off and Hussey bends his knee slightly and cuts behind square on the off side

36.5

Arnel to Hussey, no run, it's a referral, the ball lands on a good length outside off and hits Hussey above the pads, the umpire says not out but Ross Taylor convinces Vettori to refer it, wasted referral really because at normal speed it was fairly obvious that it was going above the stumps

36.6

Arnel to Hussey, FOUR, ends a poor over, full on the pads and pushed neatly through the line wide of mid-on

Australia 122/2   MEK Hussey 22* (44b 5x4)
37.5

Southee to Hussey, no run, too wide outside off and safely left alone, close to being called wide

37.6

Southee to Hussey, no run, edged and falls short! McIntosh the man again at second slip, Hussey gets forward but keeps it down, the edge travels low and quick and just lands short of McIntosh who dives to his right

Australia 129/2   MEK Hussey 22* (46b 5x4)
39.1

Southee to Hussey, no run, keeps it on the channel outside off and defended to the off side

39.2

Southee to Hussey, OUT, we saw it coming! Southee had beaten Hussey just a short while back outside the off stump, this time he pitches it up outside off and draws Hussey to drive forward, takes the edge which was loud and clear, Rauf confirms it

MEK Hussey c †McCullum b Southee 22 (65m 48b 5x4 0x6) SR: 45.83

Australia 129/3   MEK Hussey 22 (48b 5x4)
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