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First blood to New Zealand

The growing popularity of 20-over cricket was again in evidence as a packed house at Johannesburg watched New Zealand beat South Africa by five wickets

Match Centre

Match Details

Toss

New Zealand , elected to field first

Player Of The Match

Series result

New Zealand won the one-off match

Match number

Season

Match days

21 October 2005 - day/night match (20-over match)

New Zealand replacement

JAH Marshall for JS Patel (New Zealand innings, 0.0 ov)

South Africa replacement

N Boje for JM Kemp (New Zealand innings, 5.1 ov)

TV Umpires

Match Referee

END OF OVER:
18 | 21 Runs | NZ: 134/5 | RR: 7.44

  • Brendon McCullum17 (9b)
  • Jacob Oram23 (16b)
  • Graeme Smith1-0-20-0

No ball was given due to 3 people being in the circle MoM Jeetan Patel

17.6
1
Smith to McCullum, 1 run, played to Morkel in covers bringing the game to an end
17.6
8nb
Smith to McCullum, (no ball) SIX runs, played in the air over the deep extra cover boundary
17.5
2
Smith to McCullum, 2 runs, played to Ntini out at mid off
17.4
1
Smith to Oram, 1 run, run taken to Gibbs at mid on, has a shy at the stumps but misses
17.3
1
Smith to McCullum, 1 run, in the air into the mid wicket area
17.2
1b
Smith to Oram, 1 bye,
  • First blood to New Zealand

    The growing popularity of 20-over cricket was again in evidence as a packed house at Johannesburg watched New Zealand beat South Africa by five wickets