Australia tour of New Zealand, 3rd ODI: New Zealand v Australia at Hamilton, Mar 9, 2010
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
9 March 2010 - day/night match (50-over match)

Harris to Ingram, FOUR, back of a length and straight and Ingram stands tall and pulls in front of square leg for four

New Zealand 7/0   PJ Ingram 5* (2b 1x4)   RJ Harris 0.5-0-7-0

Bollinger to McCullum, FOUR, good length, a fraction too much width, McCullum is back and driving off the back foot over where third slip would be and races away for four, beating third man

New Zealand 11/1   BB McCullum 6* (5b 1x4)   DE Bollinger 0.2-0-4-0

Harris to Guptill, FOUR, Guptill moves back in the crease and Harris tries to hit the hole but offers width and Guptill crunches him through the covers for four

New Zealand 20/1   MJ Guptill 5* (5b 1x4)   RJ Harris 2-0-14-1

Bollinger to McCullum, FOUR, decent length but McCullum is onto it in a flash and pulls over square leg for four. McCullum is just so quick on his feet and his hands are even quicker through the ball

New Zealand 24/1   BB McCullum 13* (14b 2x4)   DE Bollinger 1.3-0-10-0

Harris to McCullum, FOUR, uses his feet and drives on the up past mid off for four

New Zealand 34/1   BB McCullum 21* (19b 3x4)   RJ Harris 2.4-0-23-1

Bollinger to Guptill, FOUR, helf volley on middle and Guptill plays the perfect on drive, just to the right of the stumps and it races away for four. Gorgeous stroke

New Zealand 38/1   MJ Guptill 10* (9b 2x4)   DE Bollinger 2.1-0-15-0

Bollinger to Guptill, FOUR, half volley outside off and Guptill hits beautifully through the line for four past the man at short cover

New Zealand 42/1   MJ Guptill 14* (14b 3x4)   DE Bollinger 3-0-19-0

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

New Zealand 50/2   LRPL Taylor 4* (7b 1x4)   MG Johnson 1.5-0-8-0

Bollinger to Guptill, FOUR, decent length angled across Guptill and he drives beautifully through extra cover for four, great timing

New Zealand 54/2   MJ Guptill 20* (22b 4x4)   DE Bollinger 4.2-1-23-1

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)   RJ Harris 4-0-27-1

Harris to Broom, FOUR, good channel and Broom drives off the outside edge through where first slip would've been and Haddin isn't able to move to get anywhere near it and it runs away for four

New Zealand 69/3   NT Broom 8* (9b 1x4)   RJ Harris 4.2-0-31-1

Harris to Broom, FOUR, four more to Broom and Harris strays in line and Broom clips it fine past fine leg for four

New Zealand 73/3   NT Broom 12* (10b 2x4)   RJ Harris 4.3-0-35-1

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

New Zealand 77/3   LRPL Taylor 13* (18b 3x4)   NM Hauritz 0.1-0-4-0

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

New Zealand 130/4   LRPL Taylor 51* (45b 4x4 2x6)   JR Hopes 4.1-0-29-0

Hopes to Styris, FOUR, super shot from Styris as Hopes offers just a fraction of width and Styris square drives backward of point for four, great timing

New Zealand 153/5   SB Styris 12* (23b 1x4)   JR Hopes 5.4-0-36-0

Hopes to Hopkins, FOUR, a fraction fuller and Hopkins hammers it between the two men inside the circle at point for four. Great gapping from the wee man

New Zealand 177/5   GJ Hopkins 11* (16b 1x4)   JR Hopes 8-0-49-0

Watson to Hopkins, FOUR, good length and Hopkins punches on the up over cover for four. That's a difficult stroke to play but he made it look quite easy

New Zealand 219/7   GJ Hopkins 33* (46b 2x4 1x6)   SR Watson 5.4-0-21-2

Watson to Hopkins, FOUR, Hopkins goes inside the line and helps it on it's way over short fine leg for four

New Zealand 223/7   GJ Hopkins 37* (47b 3x4 1x6)   SR Watson 5.5-0-25-2





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