Chappell-Hadlee Trophy - 1st ODI

New Zealand v Australia

New Zealand won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

6.1

Oram to Watson, no run, good length from Oram forces Watson into a defensive push into the off side

6.2

Oram to Watson, no run, Oram's line is immediately straighter and Watson pushes to mid wicket

6.3

Oram to Watson, no run, back of a length just on or outside off stump and Watson defends with soft hands to McCullum who moves quickly to his right to prevent the single

6.4

Oram to Watson, no run, Oram settling in on a good channel and Watson defends with soft hands into the off side

6.5

Oram to Watson, no run, Oram strays this time and Watson clips it fine but straight to Bond at short fine leg

6.6

Oram to Watson, FOUR, slower ball and Watson leans into it and hits it high into the leg side. It bounces just in fron tof the rope for four

Australia 54/1   JDP Oram 1-0-4-0

8.1

Oram to Watson, no run, good length and Watson drives back to the bowler

8.2

Oram to Watson, no run, back of a length but wider this time and Watson guides it straight to short third man

8.3

Oram to Watson, OUT, Oram gets the breakthrough. He really hist the deck with this one and it bounces a little more than Watson expects and it takes him high on the bat as he pulls high into the leg side wehre Ingram comes in from the boundery and takes a good catch low down

SR Watson c Ingram b Oram 45 (37m 31b 7x4 1x6) SR: 145.16

8.4

Oram to Ponting, no run, back of a length and defended into the off side

8.5

Oram to Ponting, no run, good channel again from Oram and Ponting is back and leaving

8.6

Oram to Ponting, FOUR, slower ball and it's a half volley which Plonting pumps back down the ground through mid on for four

Australia 62/2   JDP Oram 2-0-8-1

10.1

Oram to Ponting, no run, good length and Ponting comes forward, the bounce surprises him and it takes the shoulder of the bat and flies to Broom at backward point

10.2

Oram to Ponting, no run, good length and Ponting waits for the ball this time and guides to Broom at backward point

10.3

Oram to Ponting, no run, identical delivery and result as this time Broom does even better, diving further, to save the single

10.4

Oram to Ponting, 2 runs, back of a length and eased behind point, using the pace, and they take two to third man

10.5

Oram to Ponting, 1 run, fuller this time and Ponting sees it early and tries to hit over mid off but it takes the edge and loops over backward point to Tuffey at third man

10.6

Oram to Clarke, no run, fuller and driven neatly to mid on

Australia 65/2   JDP Oram 3-0-11-1

12.1

Oram to Clarke, no run, angled into middle and worked towards mid wicket where Styris surprises many by diving to save the single

12.2

Oram to Clarke, no run, back of a length and Clarke pushes back to the bowler

12.3

Oram to Clarke, no run, shorter and wider and Clarke pushes to point

12.4

Oram to Clarke, no run, slower ball attacking the stumps and Clarke works it to mid wicket where Styris moves well to prevent one

12.5

Oram to Clarke, 1 run, full and driven to long on

12.6

Oram to Ponting, FOUR, back of a length and Ponting drives on the up through cover point for four. Amazing timing and just a touch of class

Australia 74/2   JDP Oram 4-0-16-1

14.1

Oram to Ponting, 1 run, good length again as the New Zealanders really look to settle on a length and he pushes back through mid on to the man on the fence

14.2

Oram to Clarke, no run, good length and Cl;arke works it into the leg side

14.3

Oram to Clarke, 2 runs, straighter again and Clarke whips it through forward square leg to the man of the rope for a couple

14.4

Oram to Clarke, 1 run, Clarke moves forward and pushes to long on

14.5

Oram to Ponting, 1 run, Ponting is pushing towards mid off and steals a quick single

14.6

Oram to Clarke, 1 run, back of a length and Clarke pushes nicely with soft hands towards Southee at mid off again and he's weighted it pefectly to get a single

Australia 82/2   JDP Oram 5-0-22-1

16.1

Oram to Clarke, 1 run, back of a length and wider of off stump and Clarke cuts to the off side sweeper

16.2

Oram to Ponting, no run, angled into the pads and Ponting misses out as it takes him on the thigh and falls into the leg side

16.3

Oram to Ponting, no run, good length and driven to backward point

16.4

Oram to Ponting, 1 run, Ponting moves back and pushes through the covers to the off side sweeper

16.5

Oram to Clarke, no run, good length and Clarke pushes into the off side and looks for a quick single but Ponting says no and Clarke is back safely

16.6

Oram to Clarke, no run, full and straight and clipped to mid wicket. The players take a well earned drinks break

Australia 91/2   JDP Oram 6-0-24-1

18.1

Oram to Ponting, no run, good length and driven to mid on

18.2

Oram to Ponting, no run, back of a length and pushed into the off side

18.3

Oram to Ponting, 1 run, fuller and Ponting is half forward and pushing into the leg side through forward square leg

18.4

Oram to White, no run, back of a length and allowed through to the keeper

18.5

Oram to White, no run, full and driven to cover. White just biding his time before he explodes later in the innings

18.6

Oram to White, FOUR, bumper to finish from Oram and White hooks off the top edge fine of long leg for four

Australia 105/3   JDP Oram 7-0-29-1
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New Zealand won by 51 runs
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New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton - Mar 9, 2010
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New Zealand v Australia at Auckland - Mar 6, 2010
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New Zealand v Australia at Napier - Mar 3, 2010
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Photos

Mar 3, 2010

Mitchell Johnson and Scott Styris get heated, New Zealand v Australia, 1st ODI, Napier, March 3, 2010

Mitchell Johnson and Scott Styris get heated

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Mar 3, 2010

Brendon McCullum works one through the leg side, New Zealand v Australia, 1st ODI, Napier, March 3, 2010

Brendon McCullum works one through the leg side

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