Australia tour of New Zealand, 2nd ODI: New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, Mar 6, 2010
Australia won by 12 runs (D/L method)
6 March 2010 (50-over match)
15.1

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, a shout for Clarke first ball, Tuffey wanted the lbw but it was angled in and looked to be heading down leg side

15.2

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, Clarke is forward this time to defend

15.3

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, pushed away defensively

15.4

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, slower ball, Clarke pushes to mid-on

15.5

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, driven back down the pitch and Tuffey gets down quickly to make the save, keeps Clarke on strike and doesn't let him get off the mark

15.6

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, nudged away to point to end a good over from Tuffey

Australia 79/2   MJ Clarke 0* (6b)
16.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, not much turn again, Clarke defends

16.5

Vettori to Clarke, no run, pushed away to off

16.6

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, on the back foot, Clarke gets a single through point

Australia 81/2   MJ Clarke 1* (9b)
17.1

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, Clarke clips it into his pads, thinks about a quick single but doesn't go for it

17.2

Tuffey to Clarke, 1 run, on the hip, Clarke works it away behind square leg

17.4

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, bat onto pad once again, and again there's no single there

17.5

Tuffey to Clarke, FOUR, oh well played! Tuffey drops in short and well wide of off, somehow Clarke pulls it from out there down into the ground and through midwicket for a boundary, a really good shot

17.6

Tuffey to Clarke, no run, forward to defend this time

Australia 87/2   MJ Clarke 6* (14b 1x4)
18.3

Vettori to Clarke, no run, curving in to off stump, Clarke defends

18.4

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, drifts in again, worked through midwicket

Australia 95/2   MJ Clarke 7* (16b 1x4)
20.4

Vettori to Clarke, no run, wider of off, Clarke slashes at that without much footwork and finds the man at backward point

20.5

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, Clarke skips down the pitch this time and drives back past the bowler

Australia 111/2   MJ Clarke 8* (18b 1x4)
21.1

Styris to Clarke, 1 run, Styris is on target and Clarke drives to long-on

Australia 112/2   MJ Clarke 9* (19b 1x4)
22.1

Vettori to Clarke, no run, Clarke looks to crunch that through cover but mistimes it

22.2

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, drifting in from around the wicket, driven down towards mid-on

22.6

Vettori to Clarke, 1 run, tossed up and it's cut away forward of point for a single

Australia 116/3   MJ Clarke 11* (22b 1x4)
23.1

Bond to Clarke, no run, drives to mid off

23.2

Bond to Clarke, no run, edges on the bounce to slip, good save there

23.3

Bond to Clarke, no run, plays and misses at a good one outside off

23.4

Bond to Clarke, OUT, short and Clarke tries to pull, with both feet off the ground the ball lobbing to mid on for a simple catch

MJ Clarke c Guptill b Bond 11 (35m 26b 1x4 0x6) SR: 42.30

Australia 116/4   MJ Clarke 11 (26b 1x4)
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