Stanford 20/20, 2006 / Commentary

Stanford 20/20 - 10th match

Bermuda v Jamaica

Jamaica won by 9 wickets (with 85 balls remaining)

Match to begin at 23:00 GMT Welcome back to Antigua for the big match of the evening between Bermuda, who have won the toss and will bat against Jamaica The game is scheduled to start in 35 minutes after the crowd has been entertained by some West Indies singing stars With Beenie Man now entertaining this crowd everyone is moving in their seats Flags are waving, bodies are moving and just about everyone is singing with him, a fitting prelude to the main fixture tonight Ok here we go umpires are coming out and we are ready for a party We start with Jermaine Lawson bowling to Kwame Tucker The other opeing batsman is Dean Minors the Bermuda keeper

0.1

Lawson to KL Tucker, no run, gets well forward to a pitched up ball, angled bat takes it to backward point coming in to field

0.2

Lawson to KL Tucker, no run, looks to drive down the ground, strong right hand drags it back to mid-on

0.3

Lawson to KL Tucker, no run, goes under the bouncer, good bounce and carry

0.4

Lawson to KL Tucker, 1 wide, leg side wide, did have a flick at it but was always angling away to the leg

0.4

Lawson to KL Tucker, no run, left alone outside off, short and a touch wide, did not carry, bounces into the gloves of Carlton Baugh

0.5

Lawson to KL Tucker, no run, gets forward and defends to cover, no chance of a run there

0.6

Lawson to KL Tucker, FOUR, gets forward and power slaps that down the ground over the mid-off's head

End of over 1 (5 runs) Bermuda 5/0
KL Tucker    4* (6b 1x4)      JJC Lawson    1-0-5-0
DA Minors    0* (0b 1x4)     

1.1

Taylor to Minors, no run, leg stump line, pushes forward all defensive to the on side, forward square leg in quick to stop the run

1.2

Taylor to Minors, 1 wide, wide called for a leg side bouncer, may have been a touch harsh

1.2

Taylor to Minors, 1 run, outside off, forward, plays late with an open face, runs it to 3rd man

1.3

Taylor to KL Tucker, no run, full, maybe a slower ball, had to check the shot to the on side

1.4

Taylor to KL Tucker, 1 run, pushes to the off, uick run, he should be dead, but the throw is wild, the second throw too, all miss with the batsman scrambling home and now hurting himself

and looks like Tucker will be leaving the field, retired hurt

1.5

Taylor to Minors, FOUR, outside off, back, chops down late and beats the 3rd man

1.6

Taylor to Minors, no run, defends back up the pitch

End of over 2 (7 runs) Bermuda 12/0
DA Minors    5* (4b 1x4)      JE Taylor    1-0-7-0
S Mukuddem    0* (0b)     

2.1

Lawson to Mukuddem, 2 no balls, leg side ball but overstepped

free hit comes up

2.1

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, short outside off, goes on the cut but is beaten

2.2

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, short outside off, left alone, can not leave too many in this format of the game

2.3

Lawson to Mukuddem, FOUR, outside off, cuts again, this time gets a top edge over the slips

2.4

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, gets well forward on the off, ball cuts back into the pads, appeal turned down, going down

2.5

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, drives firmly into the covers, well gathered saves a few runs

2.6

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, hangs the bat out outside the off, good lift, beats the outside off

End of over 3 (6 runs) Bermuda 18/0
S Mukuddem    4* (7b 1x4)      JJC Lawson    2-0-11-0
DA Minors    5* (4b 1x4)     

3.1

Taylor to Minors, no run, beaten on the drive outside off

crowd slightly subdued at the moment, but it only takes one boundary to get them excited

3.2

Taylor to Minors, no run, forward, pushes down to wide mid-on

3.3

Taylor to Minors, OUT, drives on the up into the covers, well taken diving forward

DA Minors c Ingram b Taylor 5 (7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

3.4

Taylor to Romaine, 1 run, worked to the leg side

3.5

Taylor to Mukuddem, 1 leg bye

3.6

Taylor to Romaine, 1 wide

3.6

Taylor to Romaine, no run

End of over 4 (3 runs) Bermuda 21/1
IH Romaine    1* (2b)      JE Taylor    2-0-9-1
S Mukuddem    4* (8b 1x4)     

4.1

Lawson to Mukuddem, 1 wide

4.1

Lawson to Mukuddem, 2 runs

4.2

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, on the back foot, defends back down the pitch

4.3

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, on the back foot to one just short of length, that seemed to stay down, gets the top of the pad, too high for the appeal

4.4

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, outside off, fuller ball, caught on the back foot and tracking back at him, into the pad

4.5

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, forward, defensive, rolls away from the bat

4.6

Lawson to Mukuddem, 1 wide, leg side wide

4.6

Lawson to Mukuddem, no run, full angling into the pads, looks to drive, no contact, thuds into the pad again

End of over 5 (4 runs) Bermuda 25/1
S Mukuddem    6* (14b 1x4)      JJC Lawson    3-0-15-0
IH Romaine    1* (2b)     

5.1

Taylor to Romaine, OUT, the perfect yorker, full and quick, gets through the defence, and bang

IH Romaine b Taylor 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

5.2

Taylor to Pitcher, 1 run, full leg side ball, looks to work it fine, edges into the pad and to backward square leg

5.3

Taylor to Mukuddem, OUT, another beauty, slower ball, well disguised has him playing through before the ball got to him, great bowling

S Mukuddem b Taylor 6 (15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

5.4

Taylor to JJ Tucker, OUT, gets half forward, bat does not get close, into the pad, that looks good, and the umpire agrees

JJ Tucker lbw b Taylor 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Now the crowd are going wild and our buglar has got them eating out of his hands Hattrick ball coming up noise levels have increased

5.5

Taylor to Borden, no run, gets a shortish ball and ducks right into it

not the best hattrick ball to bowl

5.6

Taylor to Borden, no run, left alone outside off

End of over 6 (1 run) Bermuda 26/4
DCC Borden    0* (2b)      JE Taylor    3-0-10-4
OL Pitcher    1* (1b)     

6.1

Samuels to Pitcher, 1 run, leg side start, flicked sq to deep square leg

6.2

Samuels to Borden, no run, pushes forward towards covers

6.3

Samuels to Borden, no run, driving outside off, beaten by a quicker one

6.4

Samuels to Borden, no run, defensive push to the off

6.5

Samuels to Borden, no run, full, gets forward, pad bat to covers, appeal turned down

6.6

Samuels to Borden, no run, defends back down the pitch

Seven overs gone and Bermuda in a spot of bother at 27/4

End of over 7 (1 run) Bermuda 27/4
DCC Borden    0* (7b)      MN Samuels    1-0-1-0
OL Pitcher    2* (2b)     

7.1

Brown to Pitcher, 1 run, full on the legs, driven to deep midwicket

7.2

Brown to Borden, 1 run, leg stump line, nudges to the on side for the quick single

7.3

Brown to Pitcher, no run, outside off, latish cat straight at gully

7.4

Brown to Pitcher, 1 run, firmly driven through extra cover, sweeper on the rope cuts it off

7.5

Brown to Borden, no run, on the back foot, beaten, into the pads, pitched outside leg, not given

7.6

Brown to Borden, 1 run, leg side and flicked off the toes to short fine leg

End of over 8 (4 runs) Bermuda 31/4
DCC Borden    2* (10b)      OV Brown    1-0-4-0
OL Pitcher    4* (5b)     

8.1

Samuels to Borden, no run, full flat and quick, dug out to the bowler

8.2

Samuels to Borden, 1 run, pushes down the pitch, bowler fumbles and they race through

8.3

Samuels to Pitcher, 1 wide, leg side wide

8.3

Samuels to Pitcher, no run, line and length, driven down to the bowler

8.4

Samuels to Pitcher, 1 run, leg side, flicked forward of short fine leg

8.5

Samuels to Borden, no run, drives into the covers

8.6

Samuels to Borden, 2 runs, full toss driven away square on the off, point hauls it in

End of over 9 (5 runs) Bermuda 36/4
DCC Borden    5* (14b)      MN Samuels    2-0-6-0
OL Pitcher    5* (7b)     

9.1

Brown to Pitcher, 1 run, driven past the lone cover, sweeper in to cut it off

9.2

Brown to Borden, 1 run, worked off the pads to the short fine leg

9.3

Brown to Pitcher, 1 run, pad bats that into the covers, appeal turned down

9.4

Brown to Borden, FOUR, fine cut shot forward of point, no one is going to pull that in

sweeper now left out there at square cover

9.5

Brown to Borden, no run, forward and stroked to extra cover

9.6

Brown to Borden, 1 run, uses his feet, turned into a full toss, drives to long-off

Another full house tonight with the gates having been closed soon after the start of the match

End of over 10 (8 runs) Bermuda 44/4
DCC Borden    11* (18b 1x4)      OV Brown    2-0-12-0
OL Pitcher    7* (9b)     

10.1

Samuels to Borden, no run, stroked down the pitch, bowler gets acroos

10.2

Samuels to Borden, no run, defends back to the bowler

10.3

Samuels to Borden, 1 run, driven firmly to deep square cover

10.4

Samuels to Pitcher, 2 runs, lofted on drive to long-on, and a fumble brings the extra run

10.5

Samuels to Pitcher, 1 run, drives to long-off, this time a clean pick-up and return has them only taking one

10.6

Samuels to Borden, no run, well forward, stroked down the pitch to the bowler

End of over 11 (4 runs) Bermuda 48/4
DCC Borden    12* (22b 1x4)      MN Samuels    3-0-10-0
OL Pitcher    10* (11b)     

11.1

Brown to Pitcher, no run, drives straight at the bowler

11.2

Brown to Pitcher, no run, firmly driven again, straight at cover

11.3

Brown to Pitcher, 2 runs, down the pitch driving, thick edge has gully chasing to the rope

11.4

Brown to Pitcher, no run, down the pitch, turned it into a yorker he had to dig out

11.5

Brown to Pitcher, no run, slog sweep not timed, rolls away to midwicket

11.6

Brown to Pitcher, no run, back foot punch at the bowler

jamaica now racing through the overs and a speed typist I am not

End of over 12 (2 runs) Bermuda 50/4
OL Pitcher    12* (17b)      OV Brown    3-0-14-0
DCC Borden    12* (22b 1x4)     

12.1

Gayle to Borden, no run, back foot push to the bowler

12.2

Gayle to Borden, 1 run, shortish, back, slaps it just wide of point who gets round to cut off

12.3

Gayle to Pitcher, no run, forward, stroked into the covers

12.4

Gayle to Pitcher, 1 run, big swing on the drive, inside edge takes it to behind square leg

12.5

Gayle to Borden, 2 wides, leg side wide, keeper can also not get a full glove to it

12.5

Gayle to Pitcher, 1 run, punched into the covers off the back foot, good running to get a run out of that

12.6

Gayle to Borden, 1 run, sweeps, top edge over the keeper

End of over 13 (6 runs) Bermuda 56/4
DCC Borden    14* (25b 1x4)      CH Gayle    1-0-6-0
OL Pitcher    14* (20b)     

13.1

Brown to Borden, 1 run, outside off, drives firmly to wide long-off

13.2

Brown to Pitcher, OUT, looks to the heavens to knock this one to Nevis, misses and hears the clank of wood behind him

OL Pitcher b Gayle 19 (29b 0x4 0x6) SR: 65.51

13.3

Brown to Cann, OUT, gets forward driving, plays all around it and another clank of wood

LOB Cann b Brown 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

And once again we have a hattrick ball in this match It is going to be Hasan Durham task to keep it out no it is Tucker coming back to bat after his retire ment

13.4

Brown to KL Tucker, no run

13.5

Brown to KL Tucker, no run

13.6

Brown to KL Tucker, 1 run, drives down to long-on

Kwame Tucker back after retired hurt after 1.4 overs, he has come back to bat with a runner That also completes a good spell of 4 overs from Brown

End of over 14 (2 runs) Bermuda 58/6
KL Tucker    6* (11b 1x4)      OV Brown    4-0-16-2
DCC Borden    15* (26b 1x4)     

14.1

Gayle to KL Tucker, no run

14.2

Gayle to KL Tucker, 1 leg bye, sweeps, off the pad through the vacant slip area

14.3

Gayle to Borden, 1 run, worked off the legs to fine leg

14.4

Gayle to KL Tucker, SIX, slog sweep well into the crowd at deep midwicket

14.5

Gayle to KL Tucker, no run, drives on the off, beaten

14.6

Gayle to KL Tucker, no run, well forward defending

End of over 15 (8 runs) Bermuda 66/6
KL Tucker    12* (16b 1x4 1x6)      CH Gayle    2-0-13-0
DCC Borden    16* (27b 1x4)     

15.1

Samuels to Borden, no run

15.2

Samuels to Borden, no run

15.3

Samuels to Borden, 1 run, quicker ball is dug out towards long-off

15.4

Samuels to KL Tucker, OUT, went down the pitch after playing the shot, keeper quick to see him stranded and has the bails off

KL Tucker st †Baugh b Samuels 12 (18b 1x4 1x6) SR: 66.66

15.5

Samuels to Durham, 1 wide, leg side wide

15.5

Samuels to Durham, no run

15.6

Samuels to Durham, 1 run

End of over 16 (3 runs) Bermuda 69/7
H Durham    1* (2b)      MN Samuels    4-0-13-1
DCC Borden    17* (30b 1x4)     

16.1

Gayle to Durham, no run, beaten outside off

16.2

Gayle to Durham, no run, driving outside off, beaten

16.3

Gayle to Durham, no run

16.4

Gayle to Durham, no run, pushed to the on side

16.5

Gayle to Durham, no run, into the pads, but going down leg

16.6

Gayle to Durham, 1 run, drives into the gap at cover

End of over 17 (1 run) Bermuda 70/7
H Durham    2* (8b)      CH Gayle    3-0-14-0
DCC Borden    17* (30b 1x4)     

17.1

Ingram to Durham, OUT, caught at long-off

H Durham c Taylor b Ingram 1 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 11.11

17.2

Ingram to Borden, 1 run

17.3

Ingram to O'Brien, no run, beaten outside off

17.4

Ingram to O'Brien, no run, drives, beaten

17.5

Ingram to O'Brien, no run, defends down the pitch

17.6

Ingram to O'Brien, no run, defends down the pitch

End of over 18 (1 run) Bermuda 71/8
GH O'Brien    0* (4b)      LT Ingram    1-0-1-1
DCC Borden    18* (31b 1x4)     

18.1

Gayle to Borden, 1 run

18.2

Gayle to O'Brien, 1 leg bye, leg side, off the pad

18.3

Gayle to Borden, no run, yorker dug out

18.4

Gayle to Borden, OUT, yorker this time gets through

DCC Borden b Brown 13 (25b 1x4 0x6) SR: 52.00

18.5

Gayle to Leverock, no run, defends down the pitch

18.6

Gayle to Leverock, no run, beaten outside off

End of over 19 (2 runs) Bermuda 73/9
RDM Leverock    0* (2b)      CH Gayle    4-0-15-1
GH O'Brien    0* (5b)     

19.1

Taylor to O'Brien, no run, defends

19.2

Taylor to O'Brien, no run

19.3

Taylor to O'Brien, 1 leg bye

19.4

Taylor to Leverock, OUT, gets back, too late with the bat, hits him right in front

RDM Leverock lbw b Taylor 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Match State: Innings Break After being entertained by some fire dancers the crowd settle down again for the Jamaican innings O'Brian to start to Chris Gayle a change Saleem Mukkuddem to open the bowling

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