West Indies tour of New Zealand, 2008/09 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

11.1

Patel to Gayle, no run, full ball defended well

11.2

Patel to Gayle, no run, good flight and full again but blocked

11.3

Patel to Gayle, no run, not a lot of turn out there yet and this one is blocked

11.4

Patel to Gayle, 1 leg bye, too straight and its flicked off the pads down to fine leg

11.5

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, defended in towards point

11.6

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, dropped catch. Half a chance to be honest. Chattergoon looks nervous and prods for the ball. It nicks the bat before going on to the pad and flying past Jesse Ryder at silly point who does well to get a hand to it.

West Indies 37/0   JS Patel 1-1-0-0

13.1

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, fended off towards the on-side

13.2

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, drifting across and inside edge runs away to square leg

13.3

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, blocked straight back to the bowler

13.4

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, slower ball and leans it off the bat towards gully

13.5

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, defended towards the off-side

13.6

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, faster ball catches him off balance and blocked from under his feet

West Indies 43/0   JS Patel 2-2-0-0

15.1

Patel to Sarwan, no run, blocked in to the ground

15.2

Patel to Sarwan, no run, played through the leg-side

15.3

Patel to Sarwan, no run, fuller length and blocked in to the ground

15.4

Patel to Sarwan, no run, big shout there for a catch but it hits the pad and then the chest before being caught. No bat involved

15.5

Patel to Sarwan, no run, blocked again

15.6

Patel to Sarwan, 1 run, turned off the legs

West Indies 53/1   JS Patel 3-2-1-0

17.1

Patel to Sarwan, no run, turned off the legs

17.2

Patel to Sarwan, no run, slower ball blocked away

17.3

Patel to Sarwan, OUT, gone! Sarwan tries to make room for the cut shot and it was too close to the stumps to play that sort of shot. A thin edge carries it through to McCullum and New Zealand are joyous as Sarwan walks back to the pavilion.

RR Sarwan c †McCullum b Patel 11 (14m 19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 57.89

17.4

Patel to Marshall, no run, straight drive stopped at mid-on

17.5

Patel to Marshall, no run, fuller ball blocked to the leg-side

17.6

Patel to Marshall, no run, driven to mid-off

West Indies 54/2   JS Patel 4-3-1-1

19.1

Patel to Marshall, no run, good flight and blocked again

19.2

Patel to Marshall, no run, full length and defended towards the off-side

19.3

Patel to Marshall, no run, full again and testing the batsmen's patience

19.4

Patel to Marshall, no run, full and straight and blocked again

19.5

Patel to Marshall, 2 runs, more room outside off-stump and a timed drive through the covers

19.6

Patel to Marshall, no run, hits off the glove but down in to the ground at silly point

West Indies 56/2   JS Patel 5-3-3-1

21.1

Patel to Marshall, no run, full ball and the flight deceives Marshall as he swings too early and it hits the pads

21.2

Patel to Marshall, no run, full and straight frustrating the batsmen. All he can do is block

21.3

Patel to Marshall, no run, blocked again in to the ground

21.4

Patel to Marshall, no run, played away towards point

21.5

Patel to Marshall, no run, turning a bit and defended towards the bowler

21.6

Patel to Marshall, FOUR, bit shorter giving Marshall some more room and it's a lovely straight drive down the ground for four

West Indies 62/2   JS Patel 6-3-7-1

23.1

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, blocked in to the ground

23.2

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, defended off to the covers

23.3

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, slower ball and played back to the bowler

23.4

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, blocked away once more

23.5

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, turning away outside off-stump and left alone

23.6

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, defended to short mid-off

West Indies 65/3   JS Patel 7-4-7-1

25.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, spinning away and left alone

25.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked back to the bowler

25.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, fended away to silly point

25.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, flicked off the legs and an athletic stop from Ross Taylor in the field at silly point

25.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended back to the bowler

25.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, fuller ball driven through the covers but a good diving stop from Vettori

West Indies 67/3   JS Patel 8-4-8-1

27.1

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, played straight back to the bowler

27.2

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, shorter length and blocked confidently

27.3

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, blocked away through the off-side

27.4

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, good flight and drift and left alone out-side off-stump

27.5

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, wider out-side off and left alone

27.6

Patel to Chattergoon, no run, tries to make room and cut it away but not a great strike and picked up in the field

West Indies 67/3   JS Patel 9-5-8-1

29.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, good straight bowling from Patel. Played back to the bowler

29.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, angled away towards the slips

29.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, good footwork to make room and timed through the covers

29.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, padded away to first slip

29.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked in to the ground

29.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, turned through the leg-side

West Indies 70/3   JS Patel 10-5-10-1

31.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked in to the field

31.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, driven away but stopped at short cover

31.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, turned away to square cover

31.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked straight to the bowler

31.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, well-timed cut shot but picked up at point

31.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, some decent spin there and well blocked

West Indies 74/4   JS Patel 11-6-10-1

33.1

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away and left alone

33.2

Patel to Nash, no run, flighted in towards the feet and dug out to the off-side

33.3

Patel to Nash, no run, flatter delivery which finds the pads

33.4

Patel to Nash, no run, uses soft hands to play to ball in to the ground

33.5

Patel to Nash, no run, slightly quicker ball turned away to silly point

33.6

Patel to Nash, no run, tries to turn it through the leg-side and misses. Harmlessly falls off the pads

West Indies 79/4   JS Patel 12-7-10-1

35.1

Patel to Nash, no run, good drive but picked up in the covers

35.2

Patel to Nash, FOUR, well-timed drive through the covers and it trickles away to the boundary

35.3

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked away to point

35.4

Patel to Nash, no run, flighted up and Nash tries a flashing cut through the covers but doesn't get all of it

35.5

Patel to Nash, no run, too far outside off-stump and left alone

35.6

Patel to Nash, no run, not interest from the batsmen outside off-stump once more

West Indies 87/4   JS Patel 13-7-14-1

37.1

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away and left alone

37.2

Patel to Nash, no run, bowled in towards the feet and defended well

37.3

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked in to the ground

37.4

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked away towards point

37.5

Patel to Nash, no run, tight length and defended again

37.6

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away this time and left alone

West Indies 87/4   JS Patel 14-8-14-1

39.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, turning away and left alone

39.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, floated in and blocked straight

39.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, too flat and it's turned away past fine leg for two runs

39.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked in to the ground

39.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, turned to the leg-side but stopped at square leg

39.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked once more. Patel bowling well here.

West Indies 90/4   JS Patel 15-8-16-1

41.1

Patel to Nash, no run, defended to silly point

41.2

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away outside off and left alone

41.3

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked with soft hands and picked up in the slip

41.4

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away outside off. Quite happy to let most things to go in that area

41.5

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked straight to the bowler

41.6

Patel to Nash, no run, faster ball and defended to silly point

West Indies 95/4   JS Patel 16-9-16-1

43.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, flighted up and tempts Chanderpaul in to a loose drive which is collected at point

43.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked straight but does well to get his feet at the way of the spin

43.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended in to the ground

43.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, solid defence again protecting his stumps

43.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, prodded in to the off-side

43.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, Shorter ball and blocked once more

West Indies 100/4   JS Patel 17-10-16-1

45.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, driven towards mid-off

45.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, drove to mid-on this time

45.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, good footwork enables him to cut it away past point for a couple

45.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, fuller and spinning ball but well defended

45.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, he exploits the new gap and moves across the line to play through mid-wicket

45.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked to mid-off

West Indies 108/4   JS Patel 18-10-20-1

47.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended to silly point

47.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, fuller flight and Chanderpaul moves his feet quickly to play a straight drive but Patel gets down to stop it

47.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, padded away and picked up at first slip

47.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, couple of feet outside off-stump and left alone

47.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked in to the ground on the off-side

47.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended once more

West Indies 108/4   JS Patel 19-11-20-1

63.1

Patel to Nash, no run, turning in and well blocked

63.2

Patel to Nash, no run, turning away this time and angled off the bat to the slips

63.3

Patel to Nash, no run, straight drive to mid-off

63.4

Patel to Nash, FOUR, he's found the gap in the covers and it races away for four. Decent delivery but Nash made something of it

63.5

Patel to Nash, no run, defended to short midwicket

63.6

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked towards the off-side

West Indies 154/4   JS Patel 20-11-24-1

65.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pitched up and cut away to deep cover

65.2

Patel to Nash, no run, the spin squares him up and the ball squirts off a thick edge past a flailing Flynn at silly point

65.3

Patel to Nash, no run, turns wildly off the surface beating the bat

65.4

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked straight back to the bowler

65.5

Patel to Nash, 1 run, flicked off the toes past midwicket for a comfortable single

65.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, edged in to the back pad and that could have gone anywhere. Bit of good fortune for Chanderpaul

West Indies 161/4   JS Patel 21-11-24-1

67.1

Patel to Nash, no run, pitched up and spinning away, the cut shot stopped at point

67.2

Patel to Nash, FOUR, uses his feet well to take the ball on the half-volley straight down the ground

67.3

Patel to Nash, no run, fuller ball and it is played straight back to Patel

67.4

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked to silly point

67.5

Patel to Nash, no run, flighted up again trying to attempt Nash to attack but he hits it in the ground towards cover

67.6

Patel to Nash, no run, played through square leg looking for a single but quick fielding prevents it

West Indies 168/4   JS Patel 22-11-28-1

69.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked back to the bowler

69.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, timely cover drive brings up more runs

69.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked to the covers

69.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, turned through square leg for a single

69.5

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked back to the bowler

69.6

Patel to Nash, no run, defended towards point

West Indies 176/4   JS Patel 23-11-31-1

71.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, comes down the track and catches a thin-edge to safety

71.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, FOUR, down on one knee and Chanderpaul absolutely middles this shot in front of square and it races to the boundary

71.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended down the track

71.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, blocked towards cover

71.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, swept away again but picked up by the man at deep square leg

71.6

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked to silly point

West Indies 184/4   JS Patel 24-11-36-1

73.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 3 runs, turned away fine to the leg-side and it trickles along as they pick up three

73.2

Patel to Nash, no run, blocked away to midwicket

73.3

Patel to Nash, no run, fended off towards point

73.4

Patel to Nash, 2 runs, good footwork enables room for the cover drive and good fielding by Vettori prevents the boundary

73.5

Patel to Nash, no run, cut away but picked up at square leg

73.6

Patel to Nash, no run, defended straight to cover

West Indies 190/4   JS Patel 25-11-41-1
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