Trans-Tasman Trophy - 2nd Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 176 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

1.1

Southee to Katich, no run, has Katich fishing outside off, perhaps bounced a bit more than expected, well bowled by Southee

1.2

Southee to Katich, 1 run, tapped away with soft hands just in front of cover and he sets off for an easy single

1.3

Southee to Watson, no run, fullish in length on middle and leg and pushed down to midwicket

1.4

Southee to Watson, no run, good length on the off stump, dead straight and defended

1.5

Southee to Watson, no run, good length on the off stump and defended to the off side

1.6

Southee to Watson, no run, he leaves it alone but quite close to that off stump, good ball and well left

Australia 1/0   TG Southee 1-0-1-0

3.1

Southee to Katich, no run, full on the off stump and tucked across the line to midwicket

3.2

Southee to Katich, FOUR, first boundary of the match, too wide outside the off stump and not that full, he opens the face of the bat and the ball races away past gully, great timing

3.3

Southee to Katich, no run, full again and he pushes it towards point

3.4

Southee to Katich, no run, holds the length back outside off and he defends it off the meat of the bat

3.5

Southee to Katich, no run, pushes it straight to mid-on

3.6

Southee to Katich, 2 runs, good timing, just a defensive push and he manages to beat mid-off for a couple

Australia 8/0   TG Southee 2-0-7-0

5.1

Southee to Katich, no run, tries to drive through the off side but gets an inside edge to the on side

5.2

Southee to Katich, no run, bangs it in short and he ducks under that bouncer - the first of the morning

5.3

Southee to Katich, 1 run, shuffles a long way across his stumps exposes the leg stump,, flicked to fine leg, had he missed he would have been out bowled

5.4

Southee to Watson, no run, nice seam movement away from the right-hander and well left

5.5

Southee to Watson, no run, almost a leading edge back to the bowler on the full, Watson turns the bat but the ball drops short of a diving Southee

5.6

Southee to Watson, no run, edged and just falls short! Outside edge off watson and McIntosh at second slip takes it on the first bounce, so good over

Australia 13/0   TG Southee 3-0-8-0

7.1

Southee to Katich, no run, walks across his stumps and pushes it down to point, tells his partner to wait

7.2

Southee to Katich, no run, hits the deck hard and the ball sails over Katich

7.3

Southee to Katich, 1 run, taps it softly and beats the gap at cover and sets off for an easy single

7.4

Southee to Watson, OUT, the miscued pull! Sudden rush of blood there, Southee pitched it on a good length outside off and Watson tried to pull it over midwicket, hit the bottom of the bat and the ball looped towards Arnel at mid-on who fell forward to take the catch

SR Watson c Arnel b Southee 12 (33m 25b 3x4 0x6) SR: 48.00

7.5

Southee to Ponting, no run, full on the pads and tucked to mid-on, Katich sets off but is sent back

7.6

Southee to Ponting, FOUR, half volley on the pads and easily put away, it was in the air for a bit and prompted cries of 'catch it' but it was safe of midwicket

Australia 29/1   TG Southee 4-0-13-1

9.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, well played, just a trifle wide outside off and he uses the pace of the ball to cut it away deftly past gully and backward point

9.2

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it outside off and he leaves it to the keeper

9.3

Southee to Katich, no run, moves across his stumps and opts to let this one go to the keeper as well

9.4

Southee to Katich, no run, he now bangs it in short and Katich allows it to go the keeper

9.5

Southee to Katich, 1 run, lands it on a length on middle and leg and tucked to square leg

9.6

Southee to Ponting, no run, lands it outside off and there;s a bit of away movement to the keeper

Australia 39/1   TG Southee 5-0-18-1

11.1

Southee to Ponting, no run, shapes away late and Ponting taps it towards cover and tells his partner to wait

11.2

Southee to Ponting, 2 runs, bangs it in short and Ponting pulls in front of his helmet, keeps it along the ground to fine leg

11.3

Southee to Ponting, no run, good length on middle and leg and tucked to midwicket

11.4

Southee to Ponting, no run, shuffles and tucks it to midwicket again, both Ponting and Katich are moving across the stumps regularly

11.5

Southee to Ponting, no run, on the stomach! Ponting goes for the pull too early and swings, hits him on the belly and rolls back to the bowler

11.6

Southee to Ponting, no run, good length outside the off stump and left alone

Australia 43/1   TG Southee 6-0-20-1

31.1

Southee to Katich, no run, shuffles across and tries to tickle it down to fine leg but misses

31.2

Southee to Katich, no run, good length on the off stump and defended back to the bowler

31.3

Southee to Katich, no run, shuffles and clips it down to Watling at midwicket

31.4

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and safely left alone

31.5

Southee to Katich, no run, too wide outside the leg stump and katich cannot tickle it down

31.6

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it to cover point

Australia 92/2   TG Southee 7-1-20-1

33.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, down the leg side and Katich finally manages to tickle it wide of the keeper and down to fine leg, that's his fifty as well

33.2

Southee to Katich, no run, hits the deck hard and he gets under the bouncer

33.3

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it to cover, tells his partner to wait

33.4

Southee to Katich, no run, kicks up a bit and Katich hops and fends it off down the pitch

33.5

Southee to Katich, no run, keeps it on a good length outside off and he lets it go, the ball moves back inwards before reaching McCullum

33.6

Southee to Katich, no run, drifts down the leg side and he half heartedly tries to tuck it away

Australia 100/2   TG Southee 8-1-24-1

35.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, picks the big gap at deep square leg, drifts on the pads and he easily works it away wide of Watling who gives the chase, that's 500 runs for Katich v NZ

35.2

Southee to Katich, no run, shapes to drive straighter but gets an inside edge to midwicket

35.3

Southee to Katich, no run, taps it to the off side

35.4

Southee to Katich, 1 run, another big shuffle across the stumps and tucked to the on side, Watling runs across and hits the middle stump down at the bowler's end but Katich is home

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   TG Southee 9-1-29-1

37.1

Southee to Katich, 4 leg byes, drifts down the leg side and the ball clips his pads and just beats the diving McCullum

37.2

Southee to Katich, no run, cuts hard but finds point

37.3

Southee to Katich, 2 runs, turns his bat and clips it just wide of mid-on, the runs are flowing here

37.4

Southee to Katich, 1 run, pulls a short delivery but Watling is stationed at deep square leg to cut it off

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   TG Southee 10-1-32-1

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

39.3

Southee to Clarke, 3 runs, gets off the mark with a gentle clip off the pads, beats midwicket

39.4

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and taps it to the off side

39.5

Southee to Katich, FOUR, bowls short and Katich punishes him, moves across, rides the bounce and bisects the gap between two fielders at the deep and the ball races to long leg

39.6

Southee to Katich, no run, taps it to the packed off side field

Australia 136/3   TG Southee 11-1-39-2

41.1

Southee to Clarke, no run, the newer ball swings away from the right hander, looked like a leading edge which dropped short of short point

41.2

Southee to Clarke, 1 run, bowls from wide of the crease, Clarke pushes it just wide of mid-off and calls quickly for the single

41.3

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and he safely lets it go

41.4

Southee to Katich, no run, moves across his stumps and tucks him down to mid-on

41.5

Southee to Katich, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he shuffles across and tucks him down to fine leg

41.6

Southee to Clarke, no run, swings it on that off stump to Clarke, he pushes it to mid-off

Australia 139/3   TG Southee 12-1-41-2

59.1

Southee to Haddin, no run, fullish in length on the off stump and defended to silly mid-off

59.2

Southee to Haddin, no run, gets beside the line and defends towards point

59.3

Southee to Haddin, no run, bangs it in short and he withdraws the shot, Raif signals the one bouncer for the over

59.4

Southee to Haddin, no run, stays behind the line and defends

59.5

Southee to Haddin, no run, a little wide outside the off stump and Haddin doesn't offer a shot

59.6

Southee to Haddin, no run, stays behind the line and defends

Australia 181/5   TG Southee 13-2-41-2

61.1

Southee to Haddin, no run, beaten! The ball moves away very late and the ball just beats the edge, the bat may have clipped the pad

61.2

Southee to Haddin, no run

61.3

Southee to Haddin, no run, shuffles and tucks it straight to Patel at midwicket

61.4

Southee to Haddin, no run, gives him width outside off and he lashes at it and places it straight to point

61.5

Southee to Haddin, 1 run, bangs it in short and he pulls him straight to Arnel at fine leg

61.6

Southee to North, no run, fullish in length on the off stump and defended to the off side

Australia 188/5   TG Southee 14-2-42-2

63.1

Southee to Haddin, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and he safely lets it go

63.2

Southee to Haddin, no run, stays behind the line and defends down the track

63.3

Southee to Haddin, no run, outside edge but just falls short of Guptill, Haddin keeps it down and Guptill dives at gully to cut it off

63.4

Southee to Haddin, 1 run, full on the off stump and pushed down to mid-off

63.5

Southee to North, no run, shapes to drive but gets an inside edge down the pitch

63.6

Southee to North, no run, lands it wide outside off and North's happy to let it go

Australia 190/5   TG Southee 15-2-43-2

65.1

Southee to North, no run, close call for North! He defends with sift hands, the ball hits his pads, then hits his boot and nearly rolls towards the stumps

65.2

Southee to North, no run, stays back and defends more firmly this time

65.3

Southee to North, 1 run, shuffles and tucks it to the on side

65.4

Southee to Haddin, FOUR, confident shot, Southee hits the deck hard and Haddin swivels and hooks, gets his placement right and places it wide of fine leg

65.5

Southee to Haddin, no run, stays back and defends to the off side

65.6

Southee to Haddin, OUT, another soft dismissal and New Zealand are taking them all, Haddin shapes to punch it through the off side but checks his shot and ends up tamely tapping it back to the bowler, that fielder at silly mid-off may have played on his mind

BJ Haddin c & b Southee 12 (32m 31b 2x4 0x6) SR: 38.70

Australia 199/6   TG Southee 16-2-48-3

67.1

Southee to North, OUT, North is referring this, the ball lands on middle and goes through with the line, North plays all around it and is hit flush on the pad bang in front of middle, looked obvious to us and Asad Rauf, North challenges it but in the end it's a referral used up by Australia

MJ North lbw b Southee 9 (66m 47b 1x4 0x6) SR: 19.14

67.2

Southee to Harris, FOUR, Harris eases the nerves by clipping a half volley with ease wide of midwicket, nice way to out away a hat-trick ball

67.3

Southee to Harris, no run, lands outside off and he leaves it alone

67.4

Southee to Harris, no run, bangs it in short and Harris ducks and hangs the periscope out

67.5

Southee to Harris, 1 leg bye, on the leg side and he clips him away down to fine leg

67.6

Southee to Hauritz, no run, stays beside the line and punches him towards point

Australia 205/8   TG Southee 17-2-52-4

69.1

Southee to Hauritz, no run, lands it outside off and he allows it to go through to the keeper

69.2

Southee to Hauritz, no run, bangs it in short and the batsman does well to bend and evade it

69.3

Southee to Hauritz, no run, stays at the crease and steers it to the off side

69.4

Southee to Hauritz, no run, probes outside off and he lets it go, the ball holds its line before reaching the keeper

69.5

Southee to Hauritz, no run, lands it outside off and he lets this one go as well

69.6

Southee to Hauritz, no run, bowls from wide of the crease, same result, left alone

Australia 205/8   TG Southee 18-3-52-4

71.1

Southee to Harris, FOUR, streaky boundary, he pitches it up and wings it away, Harris shapes to drive but gets a thick outside edge wide of second slip

71.2

Southee to Harris, no run, stays behind the line and defends

71.3

Southee to Harris, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and left alone

71.4

Southee to Harris, 1 run, a little too full and he works it across the line down to fine leg

71.5

Southee to Hauritz, FOUR, bowls it full and swings it away slightly, another outside edge off the drive and he perfectly bisects the gap between second slip and gully

71.6

Southee to Hauritz, no run, stays beside the line and defends to the off side

Australia 217/8   TG Southee 19-3-61-4
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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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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