• BATSMEN
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    30.3 Gone! good length ball around the off stump, shaping in this time, Smith tries to work it away onside, gets hit on the pad and right in front of the stumps 95/2
    4.6 Early strike! fraction short around the off stump, nipping in off the wicket, Gibbs moves back to defend and gets an inside edge onto the stumps, Gibbs not in line of the ball to defend 16/1
    36.5 Three down! short ball banged in just outside off stump, swinging away, Dippenaar rocks back and pulls in the air, front of the square and straight to Fulton at forward square leg, soft dismissal after reaching hif fifty! 119/3
    62.2 Breakthrough from Franklin! yorker swinging in late into the leg stump, Kallis beaten all ends up by the late swing and ball crashes into the stumps, that was an amazing delivery! 177/5
    44.6 Four down! short of length ball around the off stump, nipping away and climbing off the wicket, Prince moves back and tries to push off the back-foot, ball takes the edge and straight to Styris at second slip, good lift off the wicket providing Mills another wicket 130/4
    68.5 Gone! short of length ball on the leg stump, moving away off the wicket, batsman squared up and beaten, ball clips the off stump, one more amazing delivery from Franklin 197/6
    81.2 fraction short around the off stump, swinging away, Boucher tries to punch on the back-foot but gets the outside edge, ball goes to second slip but the fiedler drops it, the deflection is taken brilliantly by Fleming at first slip 229/7
    82.2 One more to Mills! good length ball just outside off stump, swinging away, Pollock moves forward to defend and ball takes off the top edge and goes straight to Styris at second slip, simple catch taken 233/8
    94.1 Franklin strikes early! good length ball outside off stump and swinging in nicely, Boje moves back and tries to work it away onside, misses and gets wrapped on the pads, loud shout and Benson takes no time to raise his finger 274/9
    95.4 All out! short delivery on the off stump, batsman just falls on the front-foot and swings it across, ball takes off the leading edge and goes in the air to mid-off, Mills gets underneath and takes an easy catch 276/10
    not out
    1
    3
    0
    0
    33.33
    Extras
    20 (b 6, lb 4, nb 7, w 3)
    TOTAL
    276 all out (95.4 Overs, 404 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    KD Mills18.074342.3803
    JEC Franklin18.037544.1612
    CS Martin22.446622.9121
    JDP Oram14.072701.9200
    DL Vettori18.024402.4401
    NJ Astle5.021102.2000
    Fall of wickets:1-16 (HH Gibbs, 4.6 ov), 2-95 (GC Smith, 30.3 ov), 3-119 (HH Dippenaar, 36.5 ov), 4-130 (AG Prince, 44.6 ov), 5-177 (JH Kallis, 62.2 ov), 6-197 (AB de Villiers, 68.5 ov), 7-229 (MV Boucher, 81.2 ov), 8-233 (SM Pollock, 82.2 ov), 9-274 (N Boje, 94.1 ov), 10-276 (DW Steyn, 95.4 ov)
  • BATSMEN
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    2.2 Ntini strikes! good length ball around the off stump, nipping in off the wicket, ball keeps a bit low but no foot movement from Marshall, just stands and tries to defend, beaten and ball uproots the off stump 8/1
    9.6 Pollock strikes in the first over! short of length ball on the off stump, ball straightens and climbs off the wicket, batsman squared up and ball takes the outside edge, Boucher initially moves down the legside but stretches his right hand and takes a brilliant catch 38/4
    4.1 One more for Ntini! full length ball swinging in, Fleming looks to flick it away and misses, ball hits the pad and loops back to Ntini, loud shout and Harper gives it out, thats a shocking decision from Harper, clearly off the pads and a very poor decision 12/2
    8.6 Third one for Ntini! fraction short around the off stump, ball climbs off the wicket and nips in, Styris tries to defend on the back-foot but ball takes off the top edge, goes in the air to gully region, Gibbs dives to his right and takes a one-handed brilliant catch 32/3
    12.2 Steyn joins the party! full length ball around the off stump, swinging away, Astle doesnt move his feet and just tries to defend, ball takes the outside edge and straight to Boucher, New Zealand in all sorts of trouble! 45/5
    71.4 All out! slower ball on the stumps, Oram looks to hammer through legside, gets the top edge and ball goes high in the air, Pollock runs in from long-on and takes a smart catch at mid-on, that brings an end to an amazing innings under pressure 327/10
    21.5 Kallis provides the breakthrough! short of length ball around the off stump, climbs off the wicket, McCullum pushes off the back-foot, surprised the bounce and takes his right hand off, takes the outside half of the bat and ball balloons to Boje at point 89/6
    60.1 Breakthrough from Ntini! fraction short on the middle and leg stump, nipping away, Vettori shapes to play the pull shot, gets the top edge and ball balloons to point, Prince takes an easy catch and brings an end to a great partnership 272/7
    62.5 5-fer Ntini! good length ball just outside off stump, Franklin getting too ambitious and tries to drive on the up, ball takes the nick and straight to Boucher, change of angle working for Ntini and an another 5-wicket haul for him! 280/8
    70.5 Pollock picks up his first wicket! short ball banged in, Mills looks to pull and gets the top edge, ball goes high in the air to mid-wicket, Boje runs in and takes a well judged catch 322/9
    not out
    1
    3
    0
    0
    33.33
    Extras
    20 (lb 12, nb 8)
    TOTAL
    327 all out (71.4 Overs, 336 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    M Ntini19.029454.9400
    DW Steyn18.419525.0800
    SM Pollock15.044523.0008
    JH Kallis9.014114.5500
    N Boje7.002904.1400
    GC Smith3.011103.6600
    Fall of wickets:1-8 (HJH Marshall, 2.2 ov), 2-12 (SP Fleming, 4.1 ov), 3-32 (SB Styris, 8.6 ov), 4-38 (PG Fulton, 9.6 ov), 5-45 (NJ Astle, 12.2 ov), 6-89 (BB McCullum, 21.5 ov), 7-272 (DL Vettori, 60.1 ov), 8-280 (JEC Franklin, 62.5 ov), 9-322 (KD Mills, 70.5 ov), 10-327 (JDP Oram, 71.4 ov)
  • BATSMEN
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    3.1 Martin strikes early! length ball on the leg stump, nipping away a bit, Smith tries to defend and misses, ball strikes the pads and Smith caught plumb in front, good decision from Benson 8/1
    6.2 One more! fraction short on the middle stump, nipping away off the wicket this time, Gibbs tries to defend off the back-foot but gets the edge straight to Styris at second slip 19/2
    16.1 fraction short around the off stump, nipping in a bit, Dippenaar tries to defend off the back-foot, squared up and ball takes the outside edge to first slip, Fleming takes a good low catch, Dippenaar stands his ground but Harper after consultation with Benson gives the decision 42/3
    55.3 Styris provides breakthrough! short ball on the stumps, Kallis goes for the pull shot and ends up getting a top edge, ball goes high in the air and straight to fine leg, Vettori gets underneath and takes the skier 140/5
    30.1 Four down! short ball around the off stump, swinging away, Prince moves back and tries to punch, ball takes the outside edge and straight to McCullum, identical shot off the last ball, thats a very poor shot! 73/4
    c Franklin b Oram
    97
    161
    13
    0
    60.24
    71.6 Mills strikes! length ball outside off stump, nipping in a bit, Boucher drives on the up and gets a big inside edge onto the stumps, big breakthrough for the Kiwis! 194/6
    74.2 Gone! length ball on the middle and off stump, straight on, Pollock moves forward to defend but gets on the pads, loud appeal and Harper gives it out 205/7
    89.6 gone!! Astle strikes!! good length delivery outside off, Boje comes forward and pokes at it,the ball moves just a bit, takes the outside edge of Boje's bat, and McCullum behind the stumps takes a good catch. McCullum stayed low and collected a good catch. On that occasion, Boje did not wait for the umpire's signal but walked on his own 276/9
    not out
    7
    27
    1
    0
    25.92
    98.1 All out! length ball on the off stump, went straight on, Ntini moves back and plays for the turn, beaten completely and ball strikes the pads and Ntini caught plumb in front 299/10
    Extras
    19 (b 12, lb 2, nb 5)
    TOTAL
    299 all out (98.1 Overs, 409 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    JEC Franklin14.026024.2803
    CS Martin24.066412.6600
    KD Mills21.055712.7101
    JDP Oram17.034422.5800
    DL Vettori15.104222.7601
    NJ Astle5.011513.0000
    SB Styris2.00311.5000
    Fall of wickets:1-8 (GC Smith, 3.1 ov), 2-19 (HH Gibbs, 6.2 ov), 3-42 (HH Dippenaar, 16.1 ov), 4-73 (AG Prince, 30.1 ov), 5-140 (JH Kallis, 55.3 ov), 6-194 (MV Boucher, 71.6 ov), 7-205 (SM Pollock, 74.2 ov), 8-270 (AB de Villiers, 88.3 ov), 9-276 (N Boje, 89.6 ov), 10-299 (M Ntini, 98.1 ov)
  • BATSMEN
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    34.5 5-fer Ntini! good length ball just outside off stump, angled in and straightens, lifts off the wicket, Marshall tries to defend off the front-foot, ball takes the nick and straight to Boucher, 4th 10-wicket match haul for Ntini! 119/8
    2.1 Ntini strikes early! short ball on the off stump, swinging away a bit, Fulton moves back and tries to defend, ball takes the nick and straight to Boucher, excellent start for Proteas! 5/1
    2.3 Great catch and Ntini strikes again! fraction short on the off stump, straightening off the wicket, Mills moves back and plays for the incoming delivery, ball takes the outside edge and goes to first slip, Dippenaar stretches forward towards his right and takes a very good low catch 5/2
    7.2 Three down! good length ball around the off stump, swinging away, Fleming drives off the front-foot and gets the outside edge, straight to Kallis at second slip, Kiwis tumbling here! 17/3
    9.2 Steyn picks one more! fraction short around the off stump, swinging away, batsman moves back and pushes, takes the outside edge and straight to Boucher 23/4
    10.4 Five down! fraction short just outside off stump, angled in, Astle defends off the back-foot and gets the outside edge, straight to de Villiers at third slip 26/5
    12.4 Six down and Kiwis sliding here! length ball on the middle stump, angled away and ball keeps a bit low, Oram plays back and misses, ball passes below his bat and strikes the off stump 28/6
    23.1 Steyn provides breakthrough! fraction short around the off stump, shaping away, McCullum moves back and tries to punch, ball takes the outside edge and straight to Dippenaar at first slip 73/7
    35.3 Steyn joins the party as well! short ball outside off stump, Vettori moves back and cuts it, gets the nick and Boucher takes another catch,his 4th catch of the innings. 119/9
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    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    35.6 All over! full length ball on the middle stump, swinging away, Martin moves back and tries to play it away onside, has no clue to the outswing, beaten all ends up and ball crashes into the stumps 120/10
    Extras
    8 (lb 2, nb 6)
    TOTAL
    120 all out (36 Overs, 177 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    M Ntini14.035153.6400
    DW Steyn17.044752.7602
    SM Pollock5.012004.0004
    Fall of wickets:1-5 (PG Fulton, 2.1 ov), 2-5 (KD Mills, 2.3 ov), 3-17 (SP Fleming, 7.2 ov), 4-23 (SB Styris, 9.2 ov), 5-26 (NJ Astle, 10.4 ov), 6-28 (JDP Oram, 12.4 ov), 7-73 (BB McCullum, 23.1 ov), 8-119 (HJH Marshall, 34.5 ov), 9-119 (DL Vettori, 35.3 ov), 10-120 (CS Martin, 35.6 ov)

Match Notes