India in New Zealand T20I Series - 2nd T20I

New Zealand v India

New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

4.1

Butler to Gambhir, SIX, Gambhir greets Butler with an exquisite pull, bangs it in short on the body and he swivels and gets enough elevation to clear square leg

India 35/1   G Gambhir 10* (11b 1x6)   IG Butler 0.1-0-6-0

6.4

Butler to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, Dropped Yuvraj pulls and the ball is skied to Broom at deep square-leg, he's just inches before the rope as he tries to catch it but the ball drops out, worse still his foot touches the rope and it's a six

India 54/3   Yuvraj Singh 17* (11b 2x4 1x6)   IG Butler 1.4-0-14-2

11.2

Vettori to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, into the stands! That was a massive slog, he gets on his knee to a flighted ball and the ball sails plenty of rows back over deep mkdwicket

India 79/3   Yuvraj Singh 37* (28b 3x4 2x6)   DL Vettori 2.2-0-13-0

11.3

Vettori to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, and another! Can we have the ball back please! This time Vettori flights it outside off, he reaches out and scoops it over deep extra cover, that also went quite a few rows back

India 85/3   Yuvraj Singh 43* (29b 3x4 3x6)   DL Vettori 2.3-0-19-0

12.2

O'Brien to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, Yuvraj brings up his fifty with a blast! O'Brien bowls him a friendly full toss on the off stump and he swings him high over wide long-on, everyone take cover

India 92/3   Yuvraj Singh 50* (32b 3x4 4x6)   IE O'Brien 3.2-0-29-1

16.1

Southee to Jadeja, SIX, overpitched on the off stump and he stays at the crease and scoops him just over long-off, Guptill flings himself backwards but the ball beats him

India 115/5   RA Jadeja 14* (13b 1x6)   TG Southee 2.1-0-22-0

19.6

Butler to IK Pathan, SIX, he finishes the innings in style, he gets a half volley on middle and leg and he makes a bit of room and slogs him a few rows back over deep midwicket

India 149/6   IK Pathan 15* (10b 1x6)   IG Butler 4-0-42-2
Series Results
New Zealand v India at Wellington - Feb 27, 2009
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
New Zealand v India at Christchurch - Feb 25, 2009
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
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Feb 27, 2009

The Indians complain about crowd trouble, New Zealand v India, 2nd Twenty20 international, Wellington, February 27, 2009

The Indians complain about crowd trouble

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Feb 27, 2009

Brendon McCullum celebrates his half-century, New Zealand v India, 2nd Twenty20 international, Wellington, February 27, 2009

Brendon McCullum celebrates his half-century

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