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)

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)   JR Hopes 3-0-19-0

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

New Zealand 117/3   LRPL Taylor 41* (38b 3x4 2x6)   NM Hauritz 3.4-0-24-0

Bollinger to Hopkins, SIX, Bollinger goes short and Hopkins upper cuts over third man for six. Daryl Tuffey, who is not playing due to a calf strain, stands up off his seat and takes a comfortable catch in the stands

New Zealand 198/5   GJ Hopkins 23* (33b 1x4 1x6)   DE Bollinger 7.3-1-36-1

Watson to Styris, SIX, back of a length but just a fraction too straight and Styris whips him over backward square for a maximum. Great timing

New Zealand 213/5   SB Styris 41* (49b 1x4 1x6)   SR Watson 4.3-0-16-1

Johnson to Hopkins, SIX, Hopkins goes deep in the crease and pulls off the top edge over fine leg for six. Crucial runs for New Zealand and Hopkins playing a very handy role at the death here

New Zealand 230/7   GJ Hopkins 44* (49b 3x4 2x6)   MG Johnson 8.1-1-31-2

Johnson to Bond, SIX, good length on middle stump and Bond tries to swing it over the leg side, it takes a leading edge over square third man for six!

New Zealand 237/7   SE Bond 7* (4b 1x6)   MG Johnson 8.3-1-38-2





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