Chappell-Hadlee Trophy - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 6 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)

7.3

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, good length but a fraction too straight and Taylor plays to square leg

7.4

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, Bollinger hustles in and attacks the body and Taylor defends off the back foot to square leg

7.5

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, good channel from Bollinger and Taylor allows it through to Haddin

7.6

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, fuller on off stump and Taylor drives powerfully into the ground and White gets a hand to it at short cover

New Zealand 45/2   LRPL Taylor 0* (4b)

8.3

Johnson to Taylor, no run, good length from Johnson draws Taylor forward and he defends strongly into the off side

8.4

Johnson to Taylor, no run, pace and bounce from Johnson and Taylor is back and jumping into a defensive shot and the ball falls into the point region safely

8.5

Johnson to Taylor, FOUR, decent length but wide and Taylor stands tall and square drives through point for four, super stroke to get underway

8.6

Johnson to Taylor, no run, slower ball along the same line and Taylor spots the chane of pace and allows it through to the keeper

New Zealand 50/2   LRPL Taylor 4* (8b 1x4)

9.5

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, back over the wicket and Taylor drives a full delivery to mid off

9.6

Bollinger to Taylor, no run, good channel and Taylor allows it through to the keeper

New Zealand 55/2   LRPL Taylor 4* (10b 1x4)

11.1

Harris to Taylor, no run, superb delivery from Harris beats Taylor outside off. Taylor looks at the pitch as though that moved a fraction

11.2

Harris to Taylor, no run, back of a length and Taylor plays early trying to work it through square leg and it falls into the leg side off the edge

11.3

Harris to Taylor, no run, full and pushed into the off side

11.4

Harris to Taylor, no run, Harris continues to demand a lot of the batsmen, hitting a great length and Taylor defends to extra cover

11.5

Harris to Taylor, no run, back of a length at middle stump and Taylor plays to mid wicket

11.6

Harris to Taylor, FOUR, finally Harris misses his channel and it's short and wide and Taylor cuts just over the top of point for four

New Zealand 59/3   LRPL Taylor 8* (16b 2x4)

12.4

Johnson to Taylor, 1 run, fullish outside off and Taylor drives strongly to the off side sweeper

New Zealand 62/3   LRPL Taylor 9* (17b 2x4)

14.1

Hauritz to Taylor, FOUR, Hauritz gives it air to start with and Taylor goes down on one knee early, it dips on him but he sweeps it fine of deep square leg for four

14.2

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, swept from well outside off to deep mid wicket with no timing

14.6

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, tossed up again but straighter this time and Taylor whips it through square leg to the sweeper

New Zealand 80/3   LRPL Taylor 15* (20b 3x4)

15.1

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, full and square driven off the outside half to third man

15.6

Hopes to Taylor, no run, full outside off and Taylor drives to White at extra cover who dives to field the ball cleanly

New Zealand 82/3   LRPL Taylor 16* (22b 3x4)

16.2

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, well flighted and Taylor drives through mid off

16.6

Hauritz to Taylor, 2 runs, nicely flighted and Taylor plays nicely into the leg side and the pair run a quick couple to square leg

New Zealand 87/3   LRPL Taylor 19* (24b 3x4)

17.3

Hopes to Taylor, 1 wide, back of a length and wide down the leg side

17.3

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, angled into the pads and Taylor collects to fine leg off his hip

17.5

Hopes to Taylor, no run, good delivery and Taylor pushes into the off side

17.6

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, god length again and Taylor plays with softer hands and gaps it nicely to get a quick single

New Zealand 92/3   LRPL Taylor 21* (27b 3x4)

18.1

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, tossed up outside off and Taylor uses the pace to play through backward point to the sweeper

18.4

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, straighter to Taylor and he plays through square leg

18.6

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, tossed up nicely again and Taylor pushes with soft hands into the off side for another single

New Zealand 98/3   LRPL Taylor 24* (30b 3x4)

19.1

Hopes to Taylor, 2 runs, yorker and Taylor places it nicely into the covers, it beats White and they get two to the sweeper

19.2

Hopes to Taylor, no run, full outside off and driven sweetly to White at cover

19.3

Hopes to Taylor, 2 runs, angled into the leg stump and Taylor works it through the leg side for a couple to long leg

19.4

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, good length and Taylor plays with soft hands into the off side for a quick single

19.6

Hopes to Taylor, SIX, short outside off and Taylor pulls powerfully over square leg for six. Hussey dives full stretch in the deep and can't get a finger on it as it bounces just over the rope

New Zealand 110/3   LRPL Taylor 35* (35b 3x4 1x6)

20.2

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, full and slow outside off, Taylor tries to sweep it fine but misses

20.3

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, Taylor shapes to come down the track but sees it is short and cuts to backward point

20.4

Hauritz to Taylor, SIX, tossed up again wide of off stump and Taylor goes down on one knee and slog sweeps over long on for six

20.5

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, full again and Taylor is forced to wait for this one and he square drives forward of point in the gap

New Zealand 118/3   LRPL Taylor 42* (39b 3x4 2x6)

21.1

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, full and wide of off and square driven to third man

21.3

Hopes to Taylor, 2 runs, half volley and Taylor drives nicely through the off side to Harris the sweeper who slides to save the boundary and they take a couple

21.4

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, full and pushed to mid off for a quick single

21.6

Hopes to Taylor, no run, Hopes attacks the stumps with a slightly slower delivery and Taylor gets a leading edge along the ground into the off side

New Zealand 124/3   LRPL Taylor 46* (43b 3x4 2x6)

22.3

Johnson to Taylor, 1 run, shorter this time and Taylor plays with soft hands into the off side

New Zealand 126/3   LRPL Taylor 47* (44b 3x4 2x6)

23.1

Hopes to Taylor, FOUR, full and just enough width for Taylor to square drive past point for four. Great half century from Taylor

23.2

Hopes to Taylor, no run, full and driven nicely to mid off

23.3

Hopes to Taylor, 1 run, good length but Taylor plays with soft hands into the off side for a short single

New Zealand 131/4   LRPL Taylor 52* (47b 4x4 2x6)

24.1

Johnson to Taylor, no run, full and wide half volley which beats Taylor on the outside of the bat, hint of away swing to the right hander

24.2

Johnson to Taylor, 1 run, back of a length and Taylor moves back and looks to push into the off side, it takes the inside edge and rolls into the leg side and they have time for a single

24.5

Johnson to Taylor, no run, back of a length again and cut to point

24.6

Johnson to Taylor, 1 run, full and wide and square driven to deep point, well timed but straight to the man on the fence

New Zealand 134/4   LRPL Taylor 54* (51b 4x4 2x6)

25.1

Watson to Taylor, no run, short and cut straight to point

25.2

Watson to Taylor, 2 runs, shortish and cut again but off the top edge fine down to third man and Hauitz does really well down there to keep the scoring to two

25.3

Watson to Taylor, no run, full on off stump and Taylor pushes into the off side

25.4

Watson to Taylor, no run, good length on off again and he defends back to the bowler

25.5

Watson to Taylor, 1 run, good length and Taylor moves forward and pushes into the off side through the gap at point

New Zealand 137/4   LRPL Taylor 57* (56b 4x4 2x6)

26.1

Hauritz to Taylor, no run, good length and Taylor plays back to the bowler

26.2

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, good length again and Taylor plays later this time and into the off side for a quick single

New Zealand 138/4   LRPL Taylor 58* (58b 4x4 2x6)

27.1

Watson to Taylor, no run, slower ball and Taylor defends into the off side

27.2

Watson to Taylor, no run, good length and driven off the outside half of the bat to point who moves well to save one

27.3

Watson to Taylor, 1 run, fuller outside off and pushed to cover for one

New Zealand 139/4   LRPL Taylor 59* (61b 4x4 2x6)

28.2

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, good length and Taylor plays with soft hands to backward point and they take a quick single as the ball hits Taylor in thr back from the throw at the stumps

28.4

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, full and straight again and Taylor whips it through the leg side

28.6

Hauritz to Taylor, 1 run, too straight and whipped into the leg side again

New Zealand 146/4   LRPL Taylor 62* (64b 4x4 2x6)

29.1

Watson to Taylor, no run, back of a length and defended into the off side

29.2

Watson to Taylor, OUT, bumper from Watson and Taylor takes the bait, pulling off the top edge out to Hussey on the square leg fence, he moves forward and takes the catch low down. Watson has a real knack of taking wickets at crucial times and there's another. Advantage Australia. Taylor absolutely furious with himself

LRPL Taylor c Hussey b Watson 62 (90m 66b 4x4 2x6) SR: 93.93

New Zealand 146/5   LRPL Taylor 62 (66b 4x4 2x6)
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Photos

Mar 9, 2010

Adam Voges and Cameron White shake hands after guiding Australia to victory, New Zealand v Australia, 3rd ODI, Hamilton, March 9, 2010

Adam Voges and Cameron White shake hands after guiding Australia to victory

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Mar 9, 2010

Brad Haddin celebrates his second one-day international century, New Zealand v Australia, 3rd ODI, Hamilton, March 9, 2010

Brad Haddin celebrates his second one-day international century

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