Scotiabank Series, 2008 / Commentary

Scotiabank Series - Final

Canada v West Indies

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

2.1

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

Canada 5/1   Rizwan Cheema 5* (6b 1x4)   JE Taylor 1.1-1-4-0

3.2

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

Canada 14/1   Rizwan Cheema 12* (10b 2x4)   DBL Powell 1.2-0-6-0

4.4

Taylor to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

Canada 27/1   Rizwan Cheema 22* (15b 3x4 1x6)   JE Taylor 2.4-1-14-0

5.1

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

Canada 32/2   Rizwan Cheema 27* (17b 4x4 1x6)   DBL Powell 2.1-0-17-0

5.2

Powell to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR

Canada 36/2   Rizwan Cheema 31* (18b 5x4 1x6)   DBL Powell 2.2-0-21-0

5.5

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

Canada 45/2   Rizwan Cheema 35* (21b 6x4 1x6)   DBL Powell 2.5-0-30-0

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)   DBL Powell 3-0-34-0

6.1

Taylor to Samad, FOUR, Samad joins the party with an upish cover drive for 4

Canada 54/2   AM Samad 4* (1b 1x4)   JE Taylor 3.1-1-20-1

6.5

Taylor to David, FOUR, nicely driven past mid on for 4

Canada 58/3   RR David 4* (3b 1x4)   JE Taylor 3.5-1-24-2

8.6

Taylor to David, FOUR, thick outside edge, all the way for 4

Canada 66/3   RR David 10* (9b 2x4)   JE Taylor 5-1-29-2

9.3

Mohammed to David, FOUR, cut past backward point, David looks in good touch

Canada 71/3   RR David 14* (10b 3x4)   D Mohammed 1.3-0-8-0

9.5

Mohammed to David, FOUR, edged and goes all the way

Canada 75/3   RR David 18* (12b 4x4)   D Mohammed 1.5-0-12-0

12.3

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

Canada 91/3   Rizwan Cheema 54* (39b 8x4 2x6)   JE Taylor 6.3-2-35-2

18.6

Miller to David, FOUR

Canada 108/5   RR David 26* (43b 5x4)   NO Miller 1-0-4-0

19.1

Nash to Mulla, FOUR, nice cover drive

Canada 113/5   AA Mulla 6* (9b 1x4)   BP Nash 0.1-0-5-0

31.5

Nash to Balaji Rao, FOUR, long hop, Rao pulls it away

Canada 133/6   WD Balaji Rao 9* (15b 1x4)   BP Nash 6.5-1-21-0

33.4

Nash to Jethi, FOUR, drives it over mid off

Canada 138/7   K Jethi 4* (6b 1x4)   BP Nash 7.4-1-26-0

36.1

Miller to Jethi, FOUR

Canada 148/8   K Jethi 12* (17b 2x4)   NO Miller 9.1-4-13-2

36.3

Miller to Jethi, FOUR

Canada 152/8   K Jethi 16* (19b 3x4)   NO Miller 9.3-4-17-2
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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