Scotiabank Series, 2008 / Commentary

Scotiabank Series - Final

Canada v West Indies

West Indies won by 7 wickets (with 135 balls remaining)

1.1

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, left alone by Cheema

1.2

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, Haymaker from Cheema, does not connect

1.3

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, short and wide but left alone

1.4

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, that one was into his chest he moves out of the way

1.5

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

Canada 1/1   Rizwan Cheema 1* (5b)

2.1

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, picks him over midwicket, one bounce into the crowd

2.2

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, no run, tries to cut that one on the up

2.3

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 2 runs, flicks it to mid wicket, fielded by Johnson

2.4

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, pulls it to fine leg

Canada 8/1   Rizwan Cheema 8* (9b 1x4)

3.2

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, pulls it crisply in front of square

3.3

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, snotter from Powell, Cheema moves his head out of the way just in time

3.4

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, left alone

3.5

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, 1 wide, over his head

3.5

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, another bouncer, Cheema ducks under this one too

3.6

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, SIX, attempted slower one, Cheema pulls it out of the ground

Canada 21/1   Rizwan Cheema 18* (14b 2x4 1x6)

4.4

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

4.5

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

Canada 28/1   Rizwan Cheema 23* (16b 3x4 1x6)

5.1

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

5.2

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

5.3

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run

5.4

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, swing and a miss from Cheema

5.5

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, 5 wides, pitched so short over baugh's head

5.5

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, pulls it away this time, Powell looks clueless

5.6

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, lofts him over mid on, Cheema is on Fire !

Canada 49/2   Rizwan Cheema 39* (22b 7x4 1x6)

7.1

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run, Cheema tries to slap that one past point, but misses

7.2

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run

7.3

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, guides it to midwicket

Canada 59/3   Rizwan Cheema 40* (25b 7x4 1x6)

8.1

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, no run

8.2

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, no run

8.3

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, no run

8.4

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, flicks it hard to mid wicket

Canada 62/3   Rizwan Cheema 41* (29b 7x4 1x6)

9.1

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run, played to backward point

9.2

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, sweeps it away

Canada 67/3   Rizwan Cheema 42* (31b 7x4 1x6)

10.1

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 leg bye

Canada 76/3   Rizwan Cheema 42* (32b 7x4 1x6)

11.2

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run, beaten

11.3

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run

11.4

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, SIX, huge six, straight down the ground over the sight screen

11.5

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, no run

11.6

Mohammed to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

Canada 85/3   Rizwan Cheema 49* (37b 7x4 2x6)

12.1

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

12.3

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, delicately done, just guides it between slips and gully

12.4

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, flicks it in the air, to mid wicket

12.6

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, SIX, lofts it over mid on

Canada 99/3   Rizwan Cheema 61* (41b 8x4 3x6)

14.1

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run

14.2

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, driven straight to mid off

14.3

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, no run, came back into him

14.4

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, OUT, drives it straight to mid off, crowd goes quite, relief for Powell

Rizwan Cheema c sub (KAJ Roach) b Powell 61 (45b 8x4 3x6) SR: 135.55

Canada 99/4   Rizwan Cheema 61 (45b 8x4 3x6)
Tournament Results
Canada v West Indies at King City (NW) - Aug 24, 2008
West Indies won by 7 wickets (with 135 balls remaining)
Canada v West Indies at King City (NW) - Aug 22, 2008
West Indies won by 49 runs
Bermuda v West Indies at King City (NW) - Aug 20, 2008
West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 109 balls remaining)
Canada v Bermuda at King City (NW) - Aug 18, 2008
Canada won by 25 runs
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Photos

Aug 24, 2008

The West Indian team are all smiles after winning the tournament, Canada v West Indies, Tri-Series, final, King City, August 24, 2008

The West Indian team are all smiles after winning the tournament

© Eddie Norfolk

Aug 24, 2008

Rizwan Cheema launches his third and final six, Canada v West Indies, Tri-Series, final, King City, August 24, 2008

Rizwan Cheema launches his third and final six

© Eddie Norfolk

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