• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    1.1 pitched on line of the off stump, angling in to the bat, plays across the line, rapped on the pads, big shout for lbw, the umpire doesnt hesitate to give him out lbw! 3/2
    2
    3
    4
    0
    0
    50.00
    1 outside the off stump, oh ho Astle drags the ball back onto his stumps, an early setback for the Kiwis 3/1
    7.5 short and quick, beaten by pace, goes for the pull stroke, manages to send the ball in the air towards mid-off, Perera makes no mstake. new Zealand in a lot of trouble here 43/3
    12 short and outside the off stump, goes for a big cut, gets the inside edge and through to the keeper, kalu takes the catch, big shout, McMillan is indeed out! 61/4
    22.1 well flighted and outside the off, Vincent lunges down the track and drives leaving a huge gap between bat and pad, bowled through the gate in classical off spinner's fashion 100/5
    40.4 outside th eleg stump, goes for the biggie, plays it towards mid-wicket in the air, straight to Perera, takes a good catch 157/6
    not out
    51
    94
    83
    1
    1
    61.44
    45 driven down the ground to long off, Murali fields and sends in a good return to the bowler 170/6
    45.4 goes for the big shot, manages to send the ball high in the air, little Kalu gets underneath it, takes the catch 174/8
    47 plays all over it, goes for the wild swing, beaten and bowled 186/9
    not out
    6
    7
    5
    1
    0
    120.00
    Extras
    19 (lb 10, nb 3, w 6)
    TOTAL
    204/9 (49 Overs, RR: 4.16)
    Fall of wickets: 1-3 (NJ Astle, 0.6 ov), 2-3 (MS Sinclair, 1.1 ov), 3-43 (SP Fleming, 7.5 ov), 4-61 (CD McMillan, 11.6 ov), 5-100 (L Vincent, 22.1 ov), 6-157 (CZ Harris, 40.4 ov), 7-170 (JDP Oram, 44.6 ov), 8-174 (DL Vettori, 45.4 ov), 9-186 (KD Mills, 46.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    WPUJC Vaas7.003715.2801
    ASA Perera3.011816.0040
    CRD Fernando6.002824.6612
    M Muralitharan10.013623.6010
    HDPK Dharmasena10.012912.9000
    ST Jayasuriya10.003213.2000
    RP Arnold3.001404.6600

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