Zimbabwe tour of South Africa, 2006/07 / Commentary

Zimbabwe in South Africa ODI Series - 2nd ODI

South Africa v Zimbabwe

South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 134 balls remaining)

21.3

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, good length delivery, Chigumbura comes forward and defends to mid off

21.4

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, good length delivery, Chigumbura pushes forward to the on side

21.5

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, length ball, Chigumbura defends it to the off side

21.6

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, left alone outside the off stump

Zimbabwe 73/5   E Chigumbura 0* (4b)

23.1

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, good length delivery, bat and pad to the on side

23.2

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, just short of a length, Chigumbura moves forward and lets it go past, through to Boucher

23.3

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, good line and length delivery bit wide, Chigumbura plays away from his body, beats the bat through to Boucher

23.4

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, leg side delivery, Chigumbura plays but misses the ball, takes the pad

23.5

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, moves forward and lets the ball go outside the off stump

23.6

Hall to Chigumbura, no run, good length delivery, Chigumbura moves forward and defends to cover

Zimbabwe 73/5   E Chigumbura 0* (10b)

25.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and takes it on the pad, appeal turned down

25.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, defended to the off side

25.3

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward, takes the pad and then onto the bat, appeal turned down

25.4

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, worked through midwicket to the deep

Zimbabwe 74/5   E Chigumbura 1* (14b)

26.1

Kemp to Chigumbura, 2 runs, short and wide of the off stump, Chigumbura slashes the ball in the air to thirdman, Bosman makes good effort to get under it, just drops short of him

26.2

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, line and length, Chigumbura defends on the front foot

26.3

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, on the middle and leg, looking to play to the on side, gets a leading edge, wide of the bowler

26.4

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, good line and length delivery, Chigumbura defends it

26.5

Kemp to Chigumbura, 1 run, driven on the up to deep point

Zimbabwe 77/5   E Chigumbura 4* (19b)

27.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, FOUR, fuller on the legs, Chigumbura hits it into the leg side to midwicket fence, well put away

27.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, defends to the on side

27.3

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and blocks to the on side

27.4

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, pushes on the front foot to backward-point

27.5

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, gets an inside edge as the ball spun in

27.6

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, tossed up outside the off stump, driven well past the diving Petersen to long off

Zimbabwe 82/5   E Chigumbura 9* (25b 1x4)

28.1

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and blocks to backward-point

28.2

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, length ball, Chigumbura drives the ball to mid off

28.3

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, fuller delivery driven firmly back to the bowler

28.4

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, too full and on the pads, Chigumbura misses the shot, off the pad to the on side

28.5

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, fuller again, Chigumbura hits it on the leg side, fielded by Hall at short midwicket

28.6

Kemp to Chigumbura, SIX, in the slot outside the off stump, Chigumbura picks it up and launches it over the wide long on fence, lovely strike for maximum runs.

Zimbabwe 88/5   E Chigumbura 15* (31b 1x4 1x6)

29.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and defends it back down the track

29.3

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and defends

29.4

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, plays to the on side

29.5

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward with bat and pad close together and defends to the on side

29.6

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, played back to the bowler

Zimbabwe 89/5   E Chigumbura 15* (36b 1x4 1x6)

30.3

Kemp to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward to a length delivery and defends to cover

30.4

Kemp to Chigumbura, 1 run, cuts and gets the edge, off the glove of Boucher to thirdman

Zimbabwe 91/5   E Chigumbura 16* (38b 1x4 1x6)

31.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, uses his feet and defends it

31.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, tossed up, driven to the sweeper cover

31.6

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, off the pad to the on side

Zimbabwe 93/5   E Chigumbura 17* (41b 1x4 1x6)

32.5

Kemp to Chigumbura, 1 run, works off his legs to deep backward square leg

Zimbabwe 97/5   E Chigumbura 18* (42b 1x4 1x6)

33.5

Peterson to Chigumbura, no run, gets an edge after it took the pad, falls safely on the on side

33.6

Peterson to Chigumbura, 2 runs, worked away to deep square leg, comes quickly for the second run

Zimbabwe 101/5   E Chigumbura 20* (44b 1x4 1x6)

34.2

Pollock to Chigumbura, no run, waits in the crease and defends to backward-point

34.3

Pollock to Chigumbura, no run, comes forward and defends to the on side

34.4

Pollock to Chigumbura, no run, driven to mid off

34.5

Pollock to Chigumbura, 1 run, worked to the on side to midwicket

Zimbabwe 103/5   E Chigumbura 21* (48b 1x4 1x6)

35.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, driven to long on for a single

35.3

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, driven again to long on for a single

Zimbabwe 106/5   E Chigumbura 23* (50b 1x4 1x6)

36.1

Pollock to Chigumbura, no run, good line and back of a length, Chigumbura keeps it out to the off side

36.2

Pollock to Chigumbura, no run, short of a length, Chigumbura plays and misses, beats the bat, through to Boucher

36.3

Pollock to Chigumbura, 1 run, short of a length, Chigumbura cuts it away to thirdman

36.5

Pollock to Chigumbura, 1 run, waits for the ball and plays it late, of the face off the bat to thirdman

Zimbabwe 111/5   E Chigumbura 25* (54b 1x4 1x6)

37.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, 2 runs, driven to deep backward-point

37.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 wide, full and on the legs, off the pad to short fine leg

37.2

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, driven to long off

Zimbabwe 115/5   E Chigumbura 28* (56b 1x4 1x6)

38.2

Ntini to Chigumbura, no run

38.3

Ntini to Chigumbura, no run

38.4

Ntini to Chigumbura, no run, defended to the off side

38.5

Ntini to Chigumbura, 1 run, cut away to thirdman

Zimbabwe 118/5   E Chigumbura 29* (60b 1x4 1x6)

39.1

Peterson to Chigumbura, 1 run, swept to short fine leg, lovely fielding from Ntini

39.3

Peterson to Chigumbura, OUT, good flighted delivery outside the off stump, Chigumbura comes down the track and misses it, Boucher collects it quickly and whips off the bails, the batsman was a long way off the crease to get back

E Chigumbura st †Boucher b Peterson 30 (63m 62b 1x4 1x6) SR: 48.38

Zimbabwe 120/6   E Chigumbura 30 (62b 1x4 1x6)
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