Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    2.2 short delivery aimed on the rib-cage, Ganguly tires to run it down fine but ends up gloving it straight to McCullum 11/1
    10.1 it is that man Bond again! pitched up outside the off stump and Sehwag drives it in the air, Marshall at point dives full length to his left and plucks it out of thin air! six down four more to get 39/6
    2.3 perfect yorker and Rao was clueless, Bond on a roll here 11/2
    4.2 short of a length delivery, swinging away from Dravid, Dravid stays back and tries his hand at the square cut, ball doesn't bounce as much as he imagined, takes the bottom edge and crashes into the stumps 17/3
    5.2 outside off and swinging away, Yuvraj has a swish at it, the ball takes the outside edge of the bat and flies to Stephen Fleming at first slip, who takes a simple catch 19/4
    9 Bond does it again! short outside the off stump, Kaif goes after it, ball takes the edge and flies away straight to McMillan at third man, India five down 34/5
    11.5 and the procession continues! short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Dhoni stays back and slashes at it, ball clips the outside edge and goes straight to the keeper, second wicket for Adams 43/7
    13.1 another one bites the dust! good length delivery outside the off stump, Agarkar ends up with a thick edge slashing hard at it and Fleming at first slips takes a good overhead catch, India 8 down and it's just the 14th over! 44/8
    37.2 all over! good length delivery outside the off stump, Yadav looking to loft it over the fielder at mid-off ends up mis-hitting it straight to McMillan fielding there, New Zealand win by 51 runs 164/10
    37 The name is Bond, Shane Bond! pitched outside the off stump and angling across, Pathan goes after it and ends up with a thick edge, McCullum holds on well to a fairly easy chance to end a tremendous partnership 162/9
    not out
    6 (lb 1, nb 1, w 4)
    164 all out (37.2 Overs, RR: 4.39)
    Did not bat: A Nehra
    Fall of wickets: 1-11 (SC Ganguly, 2.2 ov), 2-11 (Y Venugopal Rao, 2.3 ov), 3-17 (R Dravid, 4.2 ov), 4-19 (Yuvraj Singh, 5.2 ov), 5-34 (M Kaif, 8.6 ov), 6-39 (V Sehwag, 10.1 ov), 7-43 (MS Dhoni, 11.5 ov), 8-44 (AB Agarkar, 13.1 ov), 9-162 (IK Pathan, 36.6 ov), 10-164 (Jai P Yadav, 37.2 ov)
    SE Bond9.031962.1130
    JDP Oram6.204116.4700
    AR Adams8.003734.6210
    DL Vettori8.003804.7501
    CL Cairns2.00804.0000
    SB Styris4.002005.0000

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