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

West Indies in New Zealand ODI Series - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v West Indies

New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 177 balls remaining)

Hello all and welcome to the coverage of 3rd ODI between New Zealand and West Indies.

0.1

Mills to Gayle, 1 run, on the leg stump, pushes it to the leg side and takes a run

0.2

Mills to Marshall, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

0.3

Mills to Marshall, no run, beaten outside the off stump

0.4

Mills to Marshall, OUT, good length delivery induces Marshall to edge to the second slip

XM Marshall c How b Mills 0 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.5

Mills to Sarwan, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and lets it go to the keeper

0.6

Mills to Sarwan, no run, comes forward and defends

End of over 1 (1 run) West Indies 1/1
RR Sarwan    0* (2b)      KD Mills    1-0-1-1
CH Gayle    1* (1b)     

1.1

Southee to Gayle, FOUR, on the leg stump, flicks it wide of fine-leg for a boundary

1.2

Southee to Gayle, 1 run, outside the off stump, comes forward and pushes it just wide of mid-off fielder for a single

1.3

Southee to Sarwan, FOUR, fuller on the leg stump, Sarwan clips it behind square leg for a boundary

1.4

Southee to Sarwan, 1 run, outside the off stump, Sarwan drives and gets an edge over slips for a single

1.5

Southee to Gayle, no run, comes forward and defends to cover

1.6

Southee to Gayle, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

1.6

Southee to Gayle, 2 runs, on the leg stump, drives it between the bowler and fielder at mid-on for a couple

End of over 2 (13 runs) West Indies 14/1
CH Gayle    8* (5b 1x4)      TG Southee    1-0-13-0
RR Sarwan    5* (4b 1x4)     

2.1

Mills to Sarwan, no run, outswinger left alone by Sarwan

2.2

Mills to Sarwan, no run, a repeat of the previous delivery, just that it was a little more away from the batsman

2.3

Mills to Sarwan, no run, comes forward and defends to cover

2.4

Mills to Sarwan, no run, lets a short ball go outside the off stump

2.5

Mills to Sarwan, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

2.6

Mills to Sarwan, no run, leaves a delivery outside the off stump again and it's a maiden

End of over 3 (maiden) West Indies 14/1
RR Sarwan    5* (10b 1x4)      KD Mills    2-1-1-1
CH Gayle    8* (5b 1x4)     

3.1

Southee to Gayle, 1 leg bye, on the leg stump, Gayle looks to work it away on the leg side but gets hit on the thigh and runs across for a leg-bye

3.2

Southee to Sarwan, no run, outside the off stump, Sarwan comes forward and defends it to cover

3.3

Southee to Sarwan, no run, comes forward and defends

3.4

Southee to Sarwan, no run, outside the off stump, Sarwan comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

3.5

Southee to Sarwan, no run, outside the off stump, Sarwan drives it to mid-off

3.6

Southee to Sarwan, OUT, Sarwan goes and how? He looks for the drive and ends up edging it to the left of second slip, where How dives to the left and takes a blinder

RR Sarwan c How b Southee 5 (14m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

End of over 4 (1 run, wicket maiden) West Indies 15/2
     TG Southee    2-1-13-1
CH Gayle    8* (6b 1x4)     

4.1

Mills to Gayle, FOUR, cuts it to point boundary

4.2

Mills to Gayle, no run, defends it to mid-off

4.3

Mills to Gayle, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

4.4

Mills to Gayle, no run, outside the off stump, bat was pretty close to the bat. Fielders from behind the wicket go up but the bowler is not interested

4.5

Mills to Gayle, no run, comes forward and pushes it to point

4.6

Mills to Gayle, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and drives it to cover

End of over 5 (4 runs) West Indies 19/2
CH Gayle    12* (12b 2x4)      KD Mills    3-1-5-1
S Chanderpaul    0* (0b)     

5.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, FOUR, full toss on the leg stump, Chanderpaul flicks it away behind square leg for a boundary

5.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pushes it to the gap in covers for a single

5.3

Southee to Gayle, no run, left alone outside the off stump

5.4

Southee to Gayle, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

5.5

Southee to Gayle, no run, comes forward and pushes it to point

5.6

Southee to Gayle, no run

End of over 6 (5 runs) West Indies 24/2
CH Gayle    12* (16b 2x4)      TG Southee    3-1-18-1
S Chanderpaul    5* (2b 1x4)     

6.1

Mills to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, on the leg stump and Chanderpaul turns it to deep square leg, where good fielding by Flynn prevents a boundary

6.2

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, defends it back to the bowler

6.3

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, defends it to mid-on

6.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, pokes at a delivery outside the off stump and is beaten

6.5

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, bad calling there as Gayle sets off and is sent back. He has to scramble back to safety

6.6

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, plays it with soft hands to square leg for a single

End of over 7 (3 runs) West Indies 27/2
S Chanderpaul    8* (8b 1x4)      KD Mills    4-1-8-1
CH Gayle    12* (16b 2x4)     

7.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside off and left alone

7.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pushes to covers for a single

7.3

Southee to Gayle, FOUR, outside the off stump, stands tall and cuts it wide of third man for a boundary

7.4

Southee to Gayle, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and defends it to cover

7.5

Southee to Gayle, no run, on the leg stump, Gayle pushes it to mid-on

7.6

Southee to Gayle, 1 run, on the leg stump, turns it to square leg for a single

End of over 8 (6 runs) West Indies 33/2
CH Gayle    17* (20b 3x4)      TG Southee    4-1-24-1
S Chanderpaul    9* (10b 1x4)     

8.1

Mills to Gayle, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and defends it to cover

8.2

Mills to Gayle, no run, inside edges a delivery onto his pads

8.3

Mills to Gayle, 1 run, mistimes the drive past the bowler as he plays it one-handed

8.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, comes forward and defends

8.5

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, works it behind square for a single

8.6

Mills to Gayle, OUT, comes forward and inside edges it onto the stumps. Massive wicket that for New Zealand then

CH Gayle b Mills 18 (39m 24b 3x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

End of over 9 (2 runs) West Indies 35/3
     KD Mills    5-1-10-2
S Chanderpaul    10* (12b 1x4)     

9.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, comes forward and defends

9.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul comes forward and drives it to mid-off

9.3

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, defends on the back foot to the leg side

9.4

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

9.5

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside off and left again

9.6

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run

End of over 10 (maiden) West Indies 35/3
S Chanderpaul    10* (18b 1x4)      TG Southee    5-2-24-1
SE Findlay    0* (0b)     

10.1

Mills to Findlay, no run, tries to work it away, but hit on the pad

10.2

Mills to Findlay, no run, outside off and left alone

10.3

Mills to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and turns it to midwicket

10.4

Mills to Findlay, no run, defends off the backfoot to cover

10.5

Mills to Findlay, no run, opens the face of the at the last moment but cant beat backward point

10.6

Mills to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

End of over 11 (maiden) West Indies 35/3
SE Findlay    0* (6b)      KD Mills    6-2-10-2
S Chanderpaul    10* (18b 1x4)     

Oram comes into the attack

11.1

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

11.2

Oram to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, on the leg stump, glances it to fine leg for a couple

11.3

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

11.4

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover

11.5

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, off the outside edge to point

11.6

Oram to Chanderpaul, 1 run, glances it for a single

End of over 12 (3 runs) West Indies 38/3
S Chanderpaul    13* (24b 1x4)      JDP Oram    1-0-3-0
SE Findlay    0* (6b)     

12.1

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, lets a ball outside off pass

12.2

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover

12.3

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, and left alone

12.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, plays with soft hands to cover and sets off for a quick single

12.5

Mills to Findlay, no run, defends to cover

12.6

Mills to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

End of over 13 (1 run) West Indies 39/3
SE Findlay    0* (8b)      KD Mills    7-2-11-2
S Chanderpaul    14* (28b 1x4)     

13.1

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

13.2

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, left alone once again

13.3

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, cuts it and the ball goes to second slip on bounce

13.4

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, drives it to extra cover

13.5

Oram to Chanderpaul, no run, defends it to point

13.6

Oram to Chanderpaul, 1 run, on the leg stump, clips it to deep square leg for a single

End of over 14 (1 run) West Indies 40/3
S Chanderpaul    15* (34b 1x4)      JDP Oram    2-0-4-0
SE Findlay    0* (8b)     

14.1

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, clips to deep square leg yet again for a single

14.2

Mills to Findlay, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover point

14.3

Mills to Findlay, no run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on

14.4

Mills to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump and lets it go. Findlay is yet to get off the mark

14.5

Mills to Findlay, no run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-off

14.6

Mills to Findlay, no run, off the outside edge to point

End of over 15 (1 run) West Indies 41/3
SE Findlay    0* (13b)      KD Mills    8-2-12-2
S Chanderpaul    16* (35b 1x4)     

15.1

Elliott to Chanderpaul, no run, pushes to square leg

15.2

Elliott to Chanderpaul, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover point

15.3

Elliott to Chanderpaul, FOUR, pulls a short delivery square leg for a boundary

15.4

Elliott to Chanderpaul, no run, defends it on the leg side

15.5

Elliott to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, cuts it to point

15.6

Elliott to Chanderpaul, no run, on the leg stump and Chanderpaul defends

It's Drinks

End of over 16 (4 runs) West Indies 45/3
S Chanderpaul    20* (41b 2x4)      GD Elliott    1-0-4-0
SE Findlay    0* (13b)     

16.1

Southee to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump, Findlay comes forward and defends

16.2

Southee to Findlay, FOUR, and Findlay is off with a scorching cut shot to point

16.3

Southee to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Findlay

16.4

Southee to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump and left alone yet again

16.5

Southee to Findlay, no run, Mills bowls that one with some extra pace as Findlay has to hurry onto the shot. He defends it to cover point

16.6

Southee to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump, Findlay comes forward and looks to defend it but it hits the pad first

End of over 17 (8 runs) West Indies 49/3
SE Findlay    4* (19b 1x4)      TG Southee    6-2-28-1
S Chanderpaul    20* (41b 2x4)     

17.1

Elliott to Chanderpaul, 1 run, brings the team fifty up with a cut to point for a single

17.2

Elliott to Findlay, FOUR, lofts it over the bowlers head for a boundary

17.3

Elliott to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump, Findlay defends it back onto the pitch

17.4

Elliott to Findlay, no run, outside the off stump, defends it back to the bowler

17.5

Elliott to Findlay, no run, comes forward and defends

17.6

Elliott to Findlay, no run

End of over 18 (5 runs) West Indies 54/3
SE Findlay    8* (24b 2x4)      GD Elliott    2-0-9-0
S Chanderpaul    21* (42b 2x4)     

18.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 leg bye, comes round the wicket now and it would have been going down the leg side

18.2

Southee to Findlay, OUT, and Findlay goes! He is bowled by an inswinger that is relayed onto the stumps by the pads

SE Findlay b Southee 8 (42m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 32.00

18.3

Southee to Ramdin, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side

18.4

Southee to Ramdin, no run, on the middle stump, pushes it to mid-on

18.5

Southee to Ramdin, no run

18.6

Southee to Ramdin, 1 run

End of over 19 (2 runs) West Indies 56/4
D Ramdin    1* (4b)      TG Southee    7-2-29-2
S Chanderpaul    21* (43b 2x4)     

19.1

Vettori to Ramdin, no run

19.2

Vettori to Ramdin, no run

19.3

Vettori to Ramdin, no run

19.4

Vettori to Ramdin, no run

19.5

Vettori to Ramdin, no run, outside the off stump

19.6

Vettori to Ramdin, OUT, on the leg stump, Ramdin is struck flush on the pads and has to go

D Ramdin lbw b Vettori 1 (6m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 10.00

End of over 20 (wicket maiden) West Indies 56/5
     DL Vettori    1-1-0-1
S Chanderpaul    21* (43b 2x4)     

20.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, wide outside the off stump and left alone

20.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 run, cuts it to deep point for a single

20.3

Southee to Pollard, 1 run, hurries onto the batsman as he pushes it to the onside and runs across as the ball hits Chanderpaul on the elbow

Chanderpaul is being attended to now

20.4

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, and Chanderpaul gets a bouncer to rough out and he stands tall and parries it to gully

20.5

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul gets a stride forward and pushes it to Vettori at mid-off

20.6

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul is looking to play it and lets it pass to the keeper at the last moment

End of over 21 (2 runs) West Indies 58/5
S Chanderpaul    22* (48b 2x4)      TG Southee    8-2-31-2
KA Pollard    1* (1b)     

21.1

Vettori to Pollard, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

21.2

Vettori to Pollard, no run

21.3

Vettori to Pollard, no run, fuller outside the off stump, Pollard drives it to the off side

21.4

Vettori to Pollard, OUT, Vettori has his man now as Pollard stretches forward and looks to defend it as the ball cannons into the pads and Benson has no hesitation in giving it. West Indies are in serious trouble now

KA Pollard lbw b Vettori 1 (9m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

21.5

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

Replays confirm that he got an inside edge. Pollard can count himself unlucky

21.6

Vettori to Taylor, no run, comes forward and pushes it on the leg side

Remember Taylor scored a century in the company of Chanderpaul

End of over 22 (wicket maiden) West Indies 58/6
JE Taylor    0* (2b)      DL Vettori    2-2-0-2
S Chanderpaul    22* (48b 2x4)     

22.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and defends

22.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 run, short delivery and pulls it to long leg for a single

22.3

Southee to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, Taylor comes forward and pushes it to the off side

22.4

Southee to Taylor, no run, squares up Taylor with a short delivery. He does well in the end to play it to cover

22.5

Southee to Taylor, 1 run, short on the middle stump, Taylor does not play the pull shot and is forced into the single by Chanderpaul

22.6

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump. Chanderpaul opens the face of the bat and tries to run it down but cant beat the fielder

End of over 23 (2 runs) West Indies 60/6
S Chanderpaul    23* (51b 2x4)      TG Southee    9-2-33-2
JE Taylor    1* (5b)     

23.1

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and pushes it to the off side

23.2

Vettori to Taylor, no run, comes forward and defends it to off side

23.3

Vettori to Taylor, 2 runs

23.4

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, comes forward and defends it to the off side

23.5

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, Taylor lets it pass

23.6

Vettori to Taylor, no run, tries to go lofting but gets an inside edge to short leg

End of over 24 (2 runs) West Indies 62/6
JE Taylor    3* (11b)      DL Vettori    3-2-2-2
S Chanderpaul    23* (51b 2x4)     

24.1

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the line of the off stump. Chanderpaul, lets it pass to the keeper

24.2

Southee to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, short on the off stump, Chanderpaul flat bats it to midwicket for a couple of runs

24.3

Southee to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul lets go of the drive but can't pierce the fielder at cover

24.4

Southee to Chanderpaul, 1 run, Chanderpaul turns it to the leg side and is looking for a couple but good fielding by Flynn keeps him down to a single

24.5

Southee to Taylor, no run, on the middle stump. Taylor is looking for the pull shot but decides otherwise at the last moment

24.6

Southee to Taylor, no run, and thats a home run missed! Well thats what it was as Taylor has a huge swing and misses

End of over 25 (3 runs) West Indies 65/6
JE Taylor    3* (13b)      TG Southee    10-2-36-2
S Chanderpaul    26* (55b 2x4)     

25.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pushes it to square leg for a single

25.2

Vettori to Taylor, no run

25.3

Vettori to Taylor, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

25.3

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, has the wild swing again and misses

25.4

Vettori to Taylor, no run, squared up as he pushes it to the off side

25.5

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, pushes it in line to the off side

25.6

Vettori to Taylor, no run, pushes it square on the off side and Chanderpaul refuses a single

End of over 26 (2 runs) West Indies 67/6
JE Taylor    3* (18b)      DL Vettori    4-2-4-2
S Chanderpaul    27* (56b 2x4)     

Jeetan, the local boy at Westpac is into the attack now

26.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 wide, down the leg stump, Chanderpaul looks to guide it away but misses it and it is called a wide

26.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run

26.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, down the leg stump again, Chanderpaul glances and does not get it past short fine leg

26.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul drives it to mid-off and does not get a single

26.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pushes it to square leg for a single

26.5

Patel to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, pushes it back to the bowler

26.6

Patel to Taylor, 1 run, Taylor goes swinging but Broom cant get under it in time and Taylor gets a single

End of over 27 (3 runs) West Indies 70/6
JE Taylor    4* (20b)      JS Patel    1-0-3-0
S Chanderpaul    28* (60b 2x4)     

27.1

Vettori to Taylor, no run, on the middle and leg, Taylor works it to the leg side

27.2

Vettori to Taylor, no run, outside the off stump, Taylor drives it to short cover

27.3

Vettori to Taylor, no run, wide outside the off stump, Taylor guides it to backward point

27.4

Vettori to Taylor, no run, Taylor is shaping to cut it and disciplines himself at the last moment and defends it

27.5

Vettori to Taylor, OUT, outside the off stump, Taylor is looking for that powerful shot and all that he manages is an outside edge to first slip. West Indies further slip into abyss here and Vettori is playing his part in it

JE Taylor c Taylor b Vettori 4 (22m 25b 0x4 0x6) SR: 16.00

27.6

Vettori to Powell, no run, arm ball on the leg stump and would have been going down the leg stump as Powell pads it

Vettori has an analysis of 3-4

End of over 28 (wicket maiden) West Indies 70/7
DBL Powell    0* (1b)      DL Vettori    5-3-4-3
S Chanderpaul    28* (60b 2x4)     

28.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, on the leg stump, pushes it to midwicket for a single

28.2

Patel to Powell, 1 run, outside the off stump, Powell drives it to long-off, where Ryder does the duties

28.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul prefers it to let it go to the keeper

28.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul comes forward and drives it to cover

28.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, on the leg stump, Chanderpaul pushes it to deep midwicket and is looking for the couple but good fielding in the deep ensures that there is no second run

28.6

Patel to Powell, no run, defends off the backfoot

End of over 29 (3 runs) West Indies 73/7
DBL Powell    1* (3b)      JS Patel    2-0-6-0
S Chanderpaul    30* (64b 2x4)     

29.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run, cuts it behind point for a single

29.2

Vettori to Powell, OUT, well well well! Vettori has his fourth as Powell has another wild swing and predictably, misses. Ball hits the top of middle and leg stump. Powell has to walk back after that horrid attempt

DBL Powell b Vettori 1 (5m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

29.3

Vettori to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, Miller has a flash at it and is beaten

29.4

Vettori to Miller, no run, on the leg stump, Miller, flicks it to midwicket and Chanderpaul refuses a single

29.5

Vettori to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, Miller cuts it to point

29.6

Vettori to Miller, no run, outside the off stump. Miller, gingerly defends it

End of over 30 (1 run) West Indies 74/8
NO Miller    0* (4b)      DL Vettori    6-3-5-4
S Chanderpaul    31* (65b 2x4)     

Chanderpaul opts for the batting powerplay and Mills comes back

30.1

Mills to Chanderpaul, FOUR, pulls him to deep square leg for a boundary

30.2

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, pushes it for a single

30.3

Mills to Miller, 1 run, on the off stump, Miller plays it across the line and plays it to mid-on. What's important is the fact that he has handed the strike back to Chanderpaul

30.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run, outside the off stump, Chanderpaul drives it to cover and Ryder does the fielding

30.5

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run, full-toss on the middle and leg, Chanderpaul turns it to midwicket for a single

30.6

Mills to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, Miller looks to waft it away and is beaten

End of over 31 (7 runs) West Indies 81/8
NO Miller    1* (6b)      KD Mills    9-2-19-2
S Chanderpaul    37* (69b 3x4)     

31.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run

31.2

Vettori to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, forces Miller to play again

31.3

Vettori to Miller, 2 runs, squeezes it to deep cover for a couple

31.4

Vettori to Miller, no run, defends it on the front foot

31.5

Vettori to Miller, no run

31.6

Vettori to Miller, 1 run, pushes for a single

End of over 32 (4 runs) West Indies 85/8
NO Miller    4* (11b)      DL Vettori    7-3-9-4
S Chanderpaul    38* (70b 3x4)     

32.1

Mills to Miller, FOUR, short ball from Mills and Miller gets a boundary as he smashes it over midwicket

32.2

Mills to Miller, 2 runs, waits on the short delivery as Miller cuts it to backward point for a couple

32.3

Mills to Miller, 1 run, fuller outside the off stump, pushes it to mid-off for a single

32.4

Mills to Chanderpaul, no run

32.5

Mills to Chanderpaul, FOUR

32.6

Mills to Chanderpaul, 1 run

Match State: Drinks

End of over 33 (12 runs) West Indies 97/8
S Chanderpaul    43* (73b 4x4)      KD Mills    10-2-31-2
NO Miller    11* (14b 1x4)     

33.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 no ball, a no-ball because of too may fielders outside the circle

33.1

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run

33.2

Vettori to Miller, no run, comes forward and pushes it to the off side

33.3

Vettori to Miller, no run

33.4

Vettori to Miller, 1 run

33.5

Vettori to Chanderpaul, 1 run

33.6

Vettori to Miller, no run

End of over 34 (4 runs) West Indies 101/8
NO Miller    12* (18b 1x4)      DL Vettori    8-3-13-4
S Chanderpaul    45* (76b 4x4)     

Sorry for missing the commentary there as we had some problems with the connection and there is a cheer on in the ground as Ryder come in to bowl now

34.1

Ryder to Chanderpaul, OUT, and Ryder as he has done this summer strikes. He catches Chanderpaul on the wrong foot as he bowls one full and quick, also gets to swing in late into him. Chanderpaul is rapped on the pads and it is a straightforward decision for the umpire and they are nine down now

S Chanderpaul lbw b Ryder 45 (137m 77b 4x4 0x6) SR: 58.44

That 27 run partnership was the highest of the innings

34.2

Ryder to Edwards, no run, on the off stump and fuller in length. Edwards comes in line and plays it back to the bowler

34.3

Ryder to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump, Edwards swings and misses

34.4

Ryder to Edwards, 1 run, fuller on the middle and leg, Edwards pushes it to leg side for a single

34.5

Ryder to Miller, FOUR, short outside the off stump, Miller makes room for himself and pummels it over mid-off for a boundary

34.6

Ryder to Miller, 1 run, outside the off stump, Miller comes forward and pushes it to mid-off. Miller runs for a quick single

End of over 35 (6 runs) West Indies 107/9
NO Miller    17* (20b 2x4)      JD Ryder    1-0-6-1
FH Edwards    1* (3b)     

35.1

Vettori to Miller, 1 run, on the leg stump, Miller works it away on the leg side for a single

35.2

Vettori to Edwards, no run, comes forward and defends to extra cover

35.3

Vettori to Edwards, 1 run, pushes it to deep square leg for a single

35.4

Vettori to Miller, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and gets a single

35.5

Vettori to Edwards, 1 run

35.6

Vettori to Miller, 1 run, on the leg stump. Miller works it away behind square for a single

End of over 36 (5 runs) West Indies 112/9
NO Miller    20* (23b 2x4)      DL Vettori    9-3-18-4
FH Edwards    3* (6b)     

36.1

Ryder to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, Miller swings and misses

36.2

Ryder to Miller, no run, a yorker dug out to mid-on

36.3

Ryder to Miller, no run, outside the off stump and Miller gets swinging in the baseball mode and misses

36.4

Ryder to Miller, 1 run, on the pads, Miller, turns it away on the leg side for a single

36.5

Ryder to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump and fuller in length. Edwards drives it to mid-off

36.6

Ryder to Edwards, 1 run, lofts over short cover for a single

End of over 37 (2 runs) West Indies 114/9
FH Edwards    4* (8b)      JD Ryder    2-0-8-1
NO Miller    21* (27b 2x4)     

37.1

Vettori to Edwards, 1 leg bye, tries to work it to the leg side but gets rapped on the pads and gets a leg bye

37.2

Vettori to Miller, no run, cuts it to backward point

37.3

Vettori to Miller, no run, pushes it to cover

37.4

Vettori to Miller, 1 run

37.5

Vettori to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump, Edwards comes down the track and defends it

37.6

Vettori to Edwards, 1 run, on the leg stump, Edwards swats it to deep square leg for a single

4-20 is his second best ODI figures

End of over 38 (3 runs) West Indies 117/9
FH Edwards    5* (11b)      DL Vettori    10-3-20-4
NO Miller    22* (30b 2x4)     

38.1

Ryder to Edwards, no run, bowls a short delivery and Edwards sways out of harms way

38.2

Ryder to Edwards, FOUR, outside the off stump, Edwards carves it past the extra cover fielder for a boundary

38.3

Ryder to Edwards, no run, a fullish slower ball. Edwards picks it and presents a dead bat

38.4

Ryder to Edwards, 1 run, outside the off stump, Edwards drives it to long-off for a single

38.5

Ryder to Miller, 1 run, outside the off stump, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

38.6

Ryder to Edwards, 1 run, pushes to mid-off for a single

End of over 39 (7 runs) West Indies 124/9
FH Edwards    11* (16b 1x4)      JD Ryder    3-0-15-1
NO Miller    23* (31b 2x4)     

Patel comes back into the attack

39.1

Patel to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump, looks to cut it away but is beaten

39.2

Patel to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump, Edwards comes forward and pushes it to off side

39.3

Patel to Edwards, 1 run, on the middle stump, Edwards works it away to the leg side for a single

39.4

Patel to Miller, 1 run, outside the off stump, Miller punches it to mid-off for a single

39.5

Patel to Edwards, no run, outside the off stump, comes down the track and defends

39.6

Patel to Edwards, no run, hits to mid-on, just falling short of a diving Vettori at mid-on

End of over 40 (2 runs) West Indies 126/9
FH Edwards    12* (21b 1x4)      JS Patel    3-0-8-0
NO Miller    24* (32b 2x4)     

40.1

Ryder to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, drives it to the off side

40.2

Ryder to Miller, no run, outside the off stump, Miller moves back and makes room to launch the ball into the off side. Miller swings but misses

40.3

Ryder to Miller, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

40.4

Ryder to Edwards, no run, full delivery on the off stump, Edwards drives it back to the bowler

40.5

Ryder to Edwards, 1 run, fuller outside the off stump, drives it to mid-off

40.6

Ryder to Miller, no run

End of over 41 (2 runs) West Indies 128/9
NO Miller    25* (36b 2x4)      JD Ryder    4-0-17-1
FH Edwards    13* (23b 1x4)     

41.1

Patel to Edwards, no run, pushes it to midwicket

41.2

Patel to Edwards, no run

41.3

Patel to Edwards, no run, pushes it to cover

41.4

Patel to Edwards, OUT, outside the off stump, Edwards comes down the track and gets an edge that bobbles up in the air which is taken well by How, considering it went high in the air and there were three fielders converging on it. So thats the end of the innings

FH Edwards c How b Patel 13 (24m 27b 1x4 0x6) SR: 48.14

Join us in about forty minutes for the chase, which should be a cruise for the Kiwis

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New Zealand won by 9 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland - Jan 10, 2009
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New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington - Jan 7, 2009
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