ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd match, Group C

Kenya v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 9 wickets (with 74 balls remaining)

9.1

Vettori to CO Obuya, no run, nicely flighted on off stump, Obuya steps down the track and defends

9.2

Vettori to CO Obuya, no run, Obuya tries to cut a quicker ball outside off stump but doesn't make proper contact

9.3

Vettori to CO Obuya, no run, Obuya gives Vettori the charge once again but doesn't get to the pitch of the ball, he has to defend it in the end

9.4

Vettori to CO Obuya, 1 run, turned off the pads behind square for a single

9.5

Vettori to Odhiambo, no run, Vettori flights it outside the off stump, Odhiambo tries to loft him down the ground but misses

9.6

Vettori to Odhiambo, no run, defended back to the bowler

Kenya 38/5   DL Vettori 1-0-1-0

11.1

Vettori to CO Obuya, 1 run, tossed on leg, swept, the ball falls short of the fielder at deep square leg

11.2

Vettori to Obanda, no run, on off stump and big turn, nearly gets the edge

11.3

Vettori to Obanda, no run, pushed back to the bowler

11.4

Vettori to Obanda, 1 run, short of a length, pushed to the on side

11.5

Vettori to CO Obuya, 1 wide, OUT, the wheels are falling fast, tossed up wide outside leg stump, Obuya takes a few paces forward, misses, neat stumping down the leg side, wide called

CO Obuya st †McCullum b Vettori 18 (41m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 72.00

11.5

Vettori to Kamande, no run, pushed in flat on off, defended on the front foot, McCullum gathers it and back flicks the ball

11.6

Vettori to Kamande, no run, pushed on middle and leg, catches him on the front pad, half-hearted appeal by McCullum

Kenya 42/7   DL Vettori 2-0-4-1

13.1

Vettori to Obanda, no run, tossed on off stump, defended confidently off the front foot

13.2

Vettori to Obanda, OUT, Vettori strikes, tossed on off stump, Obanda tries to leave it, in a split second changes his mind, plays at it, the ball gets the underedge of his bat and rolls on to the stumps

AA Obanda b Vettori 4 (10m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

13.3

Vettori to Bhudia, no run, defended to the on side

13.4

Vettori to Bhudia, 1 run, flighted on middle, hoicked to the vacant mid-on region

13.5

Vettori to Kamande, 2 runs, tossed on off, Kamande nearly scoops it back to Vettori, strikes it hard and the ball races to long-off

13.6

Vettori to Kamande, 2 runs, fired away on off stump, pushed to third man, mixup with the running

Kenya 51/8   DL Vettori 3-0-9-2

15.1

Vettori to Kamande, FOUR, tossed on middle and leg, Kamanda slog sweeps that over midwicket

15.2

Vettori to Kamande, 1 run, another slog sweep, get the top edge and the ball falls safely between slip and point, wierd shot that

15.3

Vettori to Bhudia, 1 run

15.4

Vettori to Kamande, 1 run

15.5

Vettori to Bhudia, 1 run, fired in fast and flat on off stump, played with soft hands to the off side and the batsmen set off fast

15.6

Vettori to Kamande, 1 run

Kenya 70/8   DL Vettori 4-0-18-2
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Sep 12, 2007

Peter Ongondo reflects on a declined appeal, New Zealand v Kenya, Group C, ICC World Twenty20, September 12, 2007

Peter Ongondo reflects on a declined appeal

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Sep 12, 2007

Brendon McCullum pulls during his 16, New Zealand v Kenya, Group C, ICC World Twenty20, September 12, 2007

Brendon McCullum pulls during his 16

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