Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

SM Pollock
52(75) 4x4 - 0x6
Control %88%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 4 runs
  • 0x4 - 0x6
0 2 0 0 5 0 4 2
BB McCullum
81(85) 9x4 - 1x6
Control %95%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 9 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
0 0 2 0 2 11 2 9

Best performances - Bowlers

CK Langeveldt
O8.0
M0
R40
W1
Eco5.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
KD Mills
O8.0
M1
R43
W3
Eco5.37
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Commentary

New Zealand win by 7 wickets - their first win against South Africa on this tour. It was an all-round performance from the visitors. The new ball bowlers started it all by getting rid of the South African top order cheaply. Nel's cameo led the hosts to a fighting total but a record partnership between McCullum and How sealed it for New Zealand. We will be back for the series-decider on Sunday - be sure to join us then.

38.4
1
Botha to Taylor, 1 run, all over! low fulltoss on the stumps and Taylor clips it away to deep midwicket
38.3
0
Botha to Taylor, no run, tossed up delivery, probably the doosra. Taylor was clueless and the ball crashes into the pad
38.2
1
Botha to Styris, 1 run, driven wide of the fielder at midwicket - scores are level now
38.1
0
Botha to Styris, no run, tossed up and punched away towards cover, diving stop prolongs the inevitable

New Zealand require another 2 runs with 7 wickets and 12.0 overs remaining.

END OF OVER:
38 | 5 Runs | NZ: 208/3

  • LRPL Taylor12 (8b)
  • SB Styris23 (19b)
  • CK Langeveldt8-0-40-1
  • SM Pollock9-0-29-0

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37.6
0
Langeveldt to Taylor, no run, edged away towards point, AB moves across quickly and cuts off the single
37.5
1
Langeveldt to Styris, 1 run, punched away off the back-foot to backward point

Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

SM Pollock
52(75) 4x4 - 0x6
Control %88%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 4 runs
  • 0x4 - 0x6
0 2 0 0 5 0 4 2
BB McCullum
81(85) 9x4 - 1x6
Control %95%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 9 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
0 0 2 0 2 11 2 9

Best performances - Bowlers

CK Langeveldt
O8.0
M0
R40
W1
Eco5.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
KD Mills
O8.0
M1
R43
W3
Eco5.37
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF