Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    66
    91
    111
    9
    0
    72.52
    25.5 Bowled him! flighted one on middle and leg stump and straighten, How makes himself room and tries to cut it, beaten completly and ball makes contact with stumps, excellent bowling by Gayle 136/1
    41.2 Gone! fuller ball on the legs, Astle flicks it in air straight to Bradshaw at short mid wicket, Astle just short of 10 runs for his hundred 234/3
    39.2 Two down! slower one on the leg stump, Fleming makes room and tries to loft, beaten by the slowness and scoops straight to Chanderpaul at cover 224/2
    49.5 Gone! inswing yorker, Edwards gets a line this time, Styris shuffle across the tries to work that to onside, missed completly, ball crashes into the pads, huge appeal and Umpire have no doubt about that 288/8
    42.4 Dangerman goes! flighted delivery around the off stump line, McCullam open the face of the bat and tries to work it away to third man, thin edge carries to the keeper, excellent catch taken by Ramdin 240/4
    45.4 tossed up outside the off stump, Fulton sweeps it with spin, ball gets a top edge, travel high in the air, Fulton got the height, but not the distance, Smith takes the catch 255/5
    46.4 Bradshaw strikes! slower delivery around middle and leg stump line, Franklin swings across and gets a leading edge, ball travel high in air, Lewin comes under it and takes well judged catch 259/6
    48.6 Run Out!! short and wide outside the off stump, Marshall cuts it hard to backward point, Smith quickly on the ball, batsmen calls for second run, good flat throw by Smith, Ramdin does the rest, Marshall couple of inches away 278/7
    49.6 Run Out!! yorker outside the leg stump, Bond makes room and tries to runs it towards thridman, got beaten, batsmen scramble for a run, Ramdin hits the stump, while Vettori well short of his crease, New Zealand sets the target of 289 runs 288/9
    not out
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    23 (b 4, lb 7, nb 4, w 8)
    TOTAL
    288/9 (50 Overs, RR: 5.76)
    Did not bat: MJ Mason
    Fall of wickets: 1-136 (JM How, 25.5 ov), 2-224 (SP Fleming, 39.2 ov), 3-234 (NJ Astle, 41.2 ov), 4-240 (BB McCullum, 42.4 ov), 5-255 (PG Fulton, 45.4 ov), 6-259 (JEC Franklin, 46.4 ov), 7-278 (HJH Marshall, 48.6 ov), 8-288 (SB Styris, 49.5 ov), 9-288 (DL Vettori, 49.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    FH Edwards1006516.5000032
    IDR Bradshaw1005315.3000020
    JE Taylor503406.8000000
    DR Smith1005025.0000000
    CH Gayle1014224.2000001
    RN Lewis503316.6000011
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    3.1 Danger man gone! wide outside the off stump and short of a length delivery, Gayle went after it, tries to lobs it over covers, mistimed it, ball flies towards extra cover, Vettori took the running catch 10/1
    21.5 Gone! fuller ball outside the off stump, Ganga drives in air to covers, Astle picks up the simple catch there, big breakthrough for Kiwis 102/3
    4.2 Gone on Duck! fuller ball on the off stump, coming back in, Morton without much foot work went after, made no contact with ball, ball went through the gate and crashes into the stumps 14/2
    34.5 Big wicket! flighted delivery on the off stump and spinning away, Sarwan gets forward and defends it, thin edge, McCullam didn't collect it cleanly and scoops it to backward point, substittute fielder Vincent took the marvelous catch 153/6
    29.3 Bowled him! flighted on middle and leg stump line, Chanderpaul moves back and defends it, ball went through between his legs and hit the top of off stump, Chanderpaul has no clue about that, excellent bowling 137/4
    32.3 Gone! short ball outside the off stump, Hinds pulls it away in air over mid wicket, Franklin took the catch just inches away from boundary ropes 142/5
    41.1 Another one! off cutter around the off stump line, Smith drives it in air to long-off, Patel takes the simple catch 191/9
    39.4 slower ball outside the off stump, Ramdin drives in the air straight to Styris at deep cover 184/7
    40.5 short ball outside the off stump, Lewis pulls it away to deep mid wicket, batsmen runs hard for the first one and coming back for second, Patel picks the ball and throws to keeper, McCullam whips off the bail, third umpire called for assitance 191/8
    not out
    10
    22
    29
    1
    0
    45.45
    47.3 All over! tossed up delivery outside the off stump, Edwards lofts it in the air to long-on, Franklin takes the catch and New Zealand wins the first ODI by 81 runs comprehensively 207/10
    Extras
    9 (b 1, lb 1, nb 1, w 6)
    TOTAL
    207 all out (47.3 Overs, RR: 4.35)
    Did not bat: JE Taylor
    Fall of wickets: 1-10 (CH Gayle, 3.1 ov), 2-14 (RS Morton, 4.2 ov), 3-102 (D Ganga, 21.5 ov), 4-137 (S Chanderpaul, 29.3 ov), 5-142 (WW Hinds, 32.3 ov), 6-153 (RR Sarwan, 34.5 ov), 7-184 (D Ramdin, 39.4 ov), 8-191 (RN Lewis, 40.5 ov), 9-191 (DR Smith, 41.1 ov), 10-207 (FH Edwards, 47.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    JEC Franklin713214.5700010
    SE Bond914114.5500020
    MJ Mason903624.0000011
    SB Styris302117.0000010
    DL Vettori1002922.9000000
    JS Patel9.314624.8400010

Match Details

Toss

New Zealand , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Series result

New Zealand led the 5-match series 1-0

Match number

Season

Match days

18 February 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)

New Zealand replacement

JS Patel for PG Fulton (West Indies innings, 0.0 ov)

West Indies replacement

RN Lewis for JE Taylor (New Zealand innings, 31.0 ov)

TV Umpires

Match Referee

Match Notes