Trans-Tasman Trophy - 2nd Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 176 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

8.1

Arnel to Katich, no run, starts off with a fuller delivery outside off and left alone

8.2

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, shuffles across his stumps and tucks it down to fine leg

8.3

Arnel to Ponting, no run, now Ponting moves across and pushes it towards mid-on

8.4

Arnel to Ponting, FOUR, close call! Ponting was already forward when the ball was headed towards his pads and he ended up spooning it just wide of midwicket, Watling flung himself athletically to his right but the ball was too far for him to catch it

8.5

Arnel to Ponting, no run, gets across and defends it back to the bowler

8.6

Arnel to Ponting, no run, lands it outside off and he safely lets it go to the keeper

Australia 34/1   BJ Arnel 1-0-5-0

10.1

Arnel to Katich, no run, Katich nearly gives it away this time! He chases a a wide delivery, no foot movement and it nearly takes the edge

10.2

Arnel to Katich, no run

10.3

Arnel to Katich, 2 runs, strays on the pads and he moves across and flicks it towards fine leg, mistimes it

10.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, goes across his stumps and safely lets it go to the keeper

10.5

Arnel to Katich, no run, lets this one go as well, chooses to gauge the bounce and movement

10.6

Arnel to Katich, no run, don't ask me how that didn't take the off stump! Nips back in late and foxes Katich who shoulders arms, an inch or two closer and he would have lost his off stump

Australia 41/1   BJ Arnel 2-0-7-0

13.1

Arnel to Ponting, no run, swings it in late and lands the ball on blockhole, squeezed out to mid-off

13.2

Arnel to Ponting, no run, gets across and pushes it to the on side

13.3

Arnel to Ponting, no run

13.4

Arnel to Ponting, no run, just opens the face of the bat and taps it towards gully

13.5

Arnel to Ponting, no run, shows the full face of the bat and pushes it down the track and mid-on picks it up

13.6

Arnel to Ponting, no run, gets forward and mistimes the drive back to the bowler

Australia 45/1   BJ Arnel 3-1-7-0

15.1

Arnel to Ponting, no run, drifts down the leg side and Ponting tries to flick it away but misses

15.2

Arnel to Ponting, 1 run, shapes to drive straight but gets an inside edge down to fine leg

15.3

Arnel to Katich, no run, taps it to Patel at cover point and tells Ponting to wait

15.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, moves across and taps it back to the bowler

15.5

Arnel to Katich, no run, tucks it across the line to short square leg

15.6

Arnel to Katich, no run, lands outside off and the ball holds its line before reaching the keeper

Australia 48/1   BJ Arnel 4-1-8-0

17.1

Arnel to Ponting, no run, gets forward and gets an inside edge to his pads, a short leg would have taken the catch

17.2

Arnel to Ponting, 1 run, swings back in and clips it to the on side

17.3

Arnel to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it down to Patel at point

17.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, fuller in length and defended to short cover

17.5

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, full on middle and tucked across the line down to mid-on who's a bit deep, takes a single

17.6

Arnel to Ponting, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and shoulders arms

Australia 51/1   BJ Arnel 5-1-10-0

19.1

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he tickles it down to fine leg, Southee's there to cut it off

19.2

Arnel to Ponting, no run, lands outside off and the ball comes back in, left alone

19.3

Arnel to Ponting, no run, shapes to drive but checks his shot as he pushes it to mid-off

19.4

Arnel to Ponting, FOUR, bangs it in short and it climbs on the batsman outside the off stump, Ponting adjusts well and dabs it wide of the gully fielder, more importantly he keeps it down

19.5

Arnel to Ponting, no run, tries to work it to the on side but gets a leading edge to the off

19.6

Arnel to Ponting, no run, shuffles and clips it to the on side

Australia 57/1   BJ Arnel 6-1-15-0

21.1

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

21.2

Arnel to Ponting, no run, drifts on middle and leg and pushed down to mid-on

21.3

Arnel to Ponting, no run, slower delivery and Ponting checks his drive

21.4

Arnel to Ponting, FOUR, cranks up the pace but lands it on the half volley outside off, Ponting cracks it wide of backward point on the front foot and doesn't move, that was a four straightaway

21.5

Arnel to Ponting, no run, holds the length back and Ponting leaves it alone

21.6

Arnel to Ponting, no run, tries to work it to the on side but the ball skids through, hits his pads and rolls down the pitch

Australia 63/1   BJ Arnel 7-1-19-0

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   BJ Arnel 8-1-27-0

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   BJ Arnel 9-1-31-0

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   BJ Arnel 10-2-31-0

36.1

Arnel to Katich, FOUR, well controlled, gets beside the line, plays a punchy backfoot drive behind gully and the ball races away

36.2

Arnel to Katich, FOUR, goes the other side this time, half volley on middle and off, Katich uses his wrists very well and effortlessly tucks it wide of mid-on and midwicket

36.3

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, taps it to the off side and takes a single

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   BJ Arnel 11-2-48-0

73.1

Arnel to Hauritz, no run, length ball on off, blocked towards cover

73.2

Arnel to Hauritz, FOUR, short of length ball outside off, lashed through cover off the front foot by Hauritz

73.3

Arnel to Hauritz, no run, a touch fuller this time, watchfully defended off the front foot towards the off side

73.4

Arnel to Hauritz, no run, tests him with the short ball, Hauritz isn't backing down, he goes for the pull but gets nowhere near the ball, which sails through to the keeper

73.5

Arnel to Hauritz, no run, another short ball, over the batsman's head this time, no stroke offered

73.6

Arnel to Hauritz, 1 run, short of length ball on off, played with soft hands towards cover, the batsmen pinch a tight single, Sinclair charged in towards the ball, a direct hit from him would have sent him back

Australia 226/9   BJ Arnel 12-2-53-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton - Mar 27-31, 2010
Australia won by 176 runs
New Zealand v Australia at Wellington - Mar 19-23, 2010
Australia won by 10 wickets
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Photos

Mar 31, 2010

Mitchell Johnson accepts the praise on the way to 10 wickets for the match, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 5th day, March 31, 2010

Mitchell Johnson accepts the praise on the way to 10 wickets for the match

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Mar 31, 2010

Tim Southee hits out on the way to 45 off 25 balls, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 5th day, March 31, 2010

Tim Southee hits out on the way to 45 off 25 balls

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