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)

12.1

Kallis to Masakadza, OUT, Kallis strikes first ball, good length delivery angled in, Masakadza looking to play through the on side, gets a leading edge in the air back down the track, Kallis does well to take the catch to his right

H Masakadza c & b Kallis 5 (15m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 38.46

12.2

Kallis to Taylor, no run, short one dug in, welcomes Taylor, who gets under it

12.3

Kallis to Taylor, no run, line and length angled in, Taylor gets an inside edge

12.4

Kallis to Taylor, no run, good line and back of a length, Taylor defends off the back foot to the on side

12.5

Kallis to Taylor, no run, good line and just short of a length, Taylor works it through the leg side to square leg

12.6

Kallis to Taylor, no run, angled down the leg side, Taylor misses the ball, through to Boucher

Zimbabwe 33/3   JH Kallis 1-1-0-1

14.1

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, line and length, Chibhabha gets an inside edge

14.2

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, good line and length, moves away, Chibhabha shoulders arms

14.3

Kallis to Chibhabha, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump, cuts hard wide of backward-point, the ball races to the fence.

14.4

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, short of a length, Chibhabha leaves it, through to Boucher

14.5

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, just short of a length, Chibhabha covers up the line and defends to mid off

14.6

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, over-pitched delivery outside the off stump, Chibhabha goes for the drive, gets the inside edge onto his boot

Zimbabwe 45/3   JH Kallis 2-1-4-1

16.1

Kallis to Taylor, OUT, Kallis picks up his second wicket, pitched up delivery outside the off stump, Taylor mistimes the drive in the air, Hall at short midwicket takes the catch low down to his left.

BRM Taylor c Hall b Kallis 5 (17m 12b 1x4 0x6) SR: 41.66

16.2

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, too full, Matsikenyeri drives through the off side to cover fence, lovely shot

16.3

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, good line and length, Matsikenyeri defends it

16.4

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, bangs it in short, good one from Kallis, Matsikenyeri sways away from it, well played

16.5

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, 1 wide, bouncer down the leg side, signalled wide

16.5

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, just short of a length outside the off stump, Matsikenyeri moves back and lets it go

16.6

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, good line and length, Matsikenyeri plays no shot, through to Boucher

Zimbabwe 55/4   JH Kallis 3-1-9-2

18.1

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, back of a length and down the leg side, Matsikenyeri edges the ball

18.2

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, left alone outside the off stump

18.3

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, good length delivery, Chibhabha defends on the front foot to cover

18.4

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, good length delivery, Chibhabha mistimes the drive

18.5

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, bangs it in short, Chibhabha ducks under it

18.6

Kallis to Chibhabha, FOUR, cracking shot down the ground to long off fence, it was in the slot outside the off stump, got a lot of power on it

Zimbabwe 62/4   JH Kallis 4-1-14-2

20.1

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, Matsikenyeri drives the ball on the up through cover-point to the fence, lovely shot

20.2

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, good line and length, slower delivery, Matsikenyeri defends it on the front foot to covers

20.3

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, FOUR, too full and on the pads, Matsikenyeri whips it off his legs behind square leg, the ball goes into the fence

20.4

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, good line and length delivery, Matsikenyeri moves forward in line and defends well back down the track

20.5

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, good line and length delivery, change in pace, Matsikenyeri goes for the cut and misses

20.6

Kallis to Matsikenyeri, no run, short ball dug in, Matsikenyeri stands tall and defends it down

Zimbabwe 72/4   JH Kallis 5-1-22-2

22.1

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, good line and just short of a length, Chibhabha on the back foot defending to the on side

22.2

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, good line and back of a length, Chibhabha defends

22.3

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, length ball, Chibhabha drives on the on side, fielded by Hall at short midwicket

22.4

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, gets behind it and defends to the on side

22.5

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, misses the slower ball, hits him high on the pad

22.6

Kallis to Chibhabha, no run, short ball, Chibhabha looking for the drive through the off side, gets an inside edge to the on side

Zimbabwe 73/5   JH Kallis 6-2-22-2
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South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom - Sep 20, 2006
South Africa won by 171 runs
South Africa v Zimbabwe at East London - Sep 18, 2006
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 134 balls remaining)
South Africa v Zimbabwe at East London - Sep 17, 2006
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
South Africa v Zimbabwe at Bloemfontein - Sep 15, 2006
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
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