ICC Under-19 World Cup, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC Under-19 World Cup - Semi final

India Under-19s v New Zealand Under-19s

India Under-19s won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining) (D/L method)

28.2

V Kohli to Anderson, 1 leg bye, slides down the leg side, nudged off the pads to fine leg

New Zealand Under-19s 91/4   CJ Anderson 0* (1b)

29.1

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, gets forward and gets beaten by the turn, well bowled

29.2

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, flighted outside off, he gets forward and defends

29.3

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, gets forward and shapes to push through the line, he checks his stroke and pushes back to the bowler

29.4

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, defended back to the bowler

29.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, gets a few paces forward and pushes it back to the bowler

29.6

Srivastava to Anderson, 1 run, gets across his stumps, meets the ball from outside off and tucks it to the on side

New Zealand Under-19s 92/4   CJ Anderson 1* (7b)

30.1

V Kohli to Anderson, 1 leg bye, slower ball on the pads, Kohli appeals but the ball was missing leg

30.5

V Kohli to Anderson, no run

30.6

V Kohli to Anderson, no run, slower ball outside off, he shapes to cut and meets thin air, too early on the stroke there

New Zealand Under-19s 95/4   CJ Anderson 1* (10b)

31.3

Srivastava to Anderson, FOUR, pitches on a good length outside off and turns, he stays at the crease, waits on it and chops it off the toe edge of the bat down to third man

31.4

Srivastava to Anderson, no run

31.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, chance for a stumping, Anderson steps down and the ball deflects off his pads, Goswami goes forward and fumbles a little and tries to flick it back on the stumps on seeing the batsman out of his crease

31.6

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, appeal for leg before, could have gone over the off stump

New Zealand Under-19s 100/4   CJ Anderson 5* (14b 1x4)

32.2

V Kohli to Anderson, no run

32.3

V Kohli to Anderson, 2 leg byes, slides down leg, he nudges to fine leg

32.4

V Kohli to Anderson, 1 run, flighted on middle, he turns the face of the bat and tucks it wide of midwicket

32.6

V Kohli to Anderson, SIX, take that...pitches on a good length on off stump, Anderson waits at the crease, picks that from outside off and slogs that with control over long-on, that ball went way back

New Zealand Under-19s 112/4   CJ Anderson 12* (18b 1x4 1x6)

33.4

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, the ball keeps low as it beats him

33.5

Srivastava to Anderson, 1 wide, slides down the leg side, he sweeps and misses

33.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump, comes onto the front foot and defends

33.6

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, on the off and middle, defends off the front foot

New Zealand Under-19s 114/4   CJ Anderson 12* (21b 1x4 1x6)

34.3

Iqbal Abdulla to Anderson, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

34.3

Iqbal Abdulla to Anderson, 1 run, fuller outside the off stump, goes down the ground for a single on the off side

34.5

Iqbal Abdulla to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump, tries to cut it off the back foot but is deceived by the lack of the bounce

34.6

Iqbal Abdulla to Anderson, SIX, Thump! on the fuller length outside the off stump, Anderson uses the long handle to good effect as he hoists it over long on fence for his second six, maybe the change of angle bought that about as Iqbal shifted to over the wicket

New Zealand Under-19s 124/4   CJ Anderson 19* (24b 1x4 2x6)

35.2

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump, comes onto the front foot as he waits for the ball to come

35.3

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, on the off stump, defends back to the bowler

35.4

Srivastava to Anderson, FOUR, on the leg stump, sweeps it fine from round his stumps for a boundary

35.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump, pushes back to the bowler

35.6

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, outside the pff stump and short in length, cuts to point

New Zealand Under-19s 129/4   CJ Anderson 23* (29b 2x4 2x6)

36.2

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, short outside the off stump, Anderson gets onto the top of the ball and cuts to the right of point for a single

New Zealand Under-19s 131/4   CJ Anderson 24* (30b 2x4 2x6)

37.1

Srivastava to Anderson, 1 run, short outside the off stump, chases it and cuts to deep backward point for a single

37.3

Srivastava to Anderson, no run

37.4

Srivastava to Anderson, 2 runs

37.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run

37.6

Srivastava to Anderson, no run

New Zealand Under-19s 135/4   CJ Anderson 27* (35b 2x4 2x6)

38.2

Kaul to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump,tries to drive and is beaten

38.3

Kaul to Anderson, no run, outside the off stump and a toucjh fuller in length, Anderson drives to covers

38.4

Kaul to Anderson, no run, swinging away from outside off, Anderson chases it and is beaten

38.5

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, short on the middle stump, Anderson goes onto the back foot and plays with soft hands to cover for a single

New Zealand Under-19s 137/4   CJ Anderson 28* (39b 2x4 2x6)

39.1

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, gets forward and defends

39.2

Srivastava to Anderson, 1 run, flighted down the leg side, he sweeps to fine leg

New Zealand Under-19s 138/5   CJ Anderson 29* (41b 2x4 2x6)

40.6

Kaul to Anderson, 1 wide, tries the offcutter, slides down the leg side

40.6

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, full and pushed to long-off

New Zealand Under-19s 142/6   CJ Anderson 30* (42b 2x4 2x6)

41.1

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, defended back to the bowler

41.2

Srivastava to Anderson, FOUR, well executed.... flighted on middle, pitches in line with middle and straightens, he gets on his knee quickly and sweeps past square leg and picks the big gap on the on side

41.3

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, defended back to the bowler

41.4

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, pitches outside off, he chops it down to point

41.5

Srivastava to Anderson, no run, gets forward and gets a thin inside edge onto his pads, stifled appeal follows

41.6

Srivastava to Anderson, 1 run, goes back and punches it to the off side

New Zealand Under-19s 147/6   CJ Anderson 35* (48b 3x4 2x6)

42.1

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, the short, slower ball, he gets across and pulls softly to midwicket

New Zealand Under-19s 148/6   CJ Anderson 36* (49b 3x4 2x6)

43.2

Jadeja to Anderson, no run, defended back to the bowler

43.3

Jadeja to Anderson, 1 run, flighted down the leg side, he turns it to fine leg

New Zealand Under-19s 153/6   CJ Anderson 37* (51b 3x4 2x6)

44.1

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, slammed down the pitch on the front foot and a certain boundary is intercepted by Bracewell's bat, the ball rolls to the off side

44.3

Kaul to Anderson, 1 bye, the slower ball, lands short of a length and a Anderson fails to connect on the pull, Goswami fumbles with the ball and the defelction to fine leg allows a bye

44.5

Kaul to Anderson, 2 runs, short of a length on off and middle and Anderson pulls over midwicket, he gets in position early for the stroke

44.6

Kaul to Anderson, 1 wide, full and wide outside the off stump, Anderson chases it but it's too wide

44.6

Kaul to Anderson, no run, lands it on a yorker length outside off, Anderson digs it to cover

New Zealand Under-19s 160/6   CJ Anderson 40* (55b 3x4 2x6)

45.5

Jadeja to Anderson, no run

45.6

Jadeja to Anderson, 1 run, driven back to the bowler on the first bounce, an alert Jadeja sees the non-striker backing up and flicks it towards the stumps, the ball just misses the stumps and a direct hit would have sent Bracewell back

New Zealand Under-19s 162/6   CJ Anderson 41* (57b 3x4 2x6)

46.1

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, yorker outside off, he gives room and gets an inside edge past the keeper

46.3

Kaul to Anderson, SIX, going going and gone..... Kaul pitches it on a good length on off stump, he takes a few paces down the track and lofts through the line and launches it way over long-on

46.4

Kaul to Anderson, 1 wide, gives room and steps down the track, Kaul dishes a high full toss wide outside off

46.4

Kaul to Anderson, FOUR, makes room to slog over the on side, Kaul bowls another full toss and Anderson swings, gets an outside edge to fly past the keeper and down to third man, he brings up his fifty in style

46.5

Kaul to Anderson, 1 run, dug out to the off side

New Zealand Under-19s 176/6   CJ Anderson 53* (61b 4x4 3x6)

47.1

Jadeja to Anderson, FOUR, NZ pick up the pace.... slides towards the leg side, Anderson picks it on a yorker length, gets an inside edge and the ball beats fine leg

47.2

Jadeja to Anderson, 2 runs, worked across the line wide of midwicket, Taruwar Kohli does the fielding at the deep

47.3

Jadeja to Anderson, 1 run

47.5

Jadeja to Anderson, 1 run, pushed wide of cover to the sweeper on the off side

New Zealand Under-19s 185/6   CJ Anderson 61* (65b 5x4 3x6)

48.1

Srivastava to Anderson, SIX, Anderson takes a couple of paces down the track and shapes to slog, Srivastava sees that and holds the length back, Anderson checks his stroke initially but goes through it and carts the ball high over deep midwicket

48.2

Srivastava to Anderson, FOUR, pitches it short on middle, poor ball as Anderson swings and picks the gap at long leg

48.3

Srivastava to Anderson, OUT, flighted on middle and off, Anderson slogs and misses and Srivastava hits the timber. However, he shows dissent by directing Anderson the pavilion and the umpire has a word with the bowler

CJ Anderson b Srivastava 70 (76m 67b 6x4 4x6) SR: 104.47

New Zealand Under-19s 197/7   CJ Anderson 70 (68b 6x4 4x6)
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Photos

Feb 27, 2008

Shreevats Goswami bats, India v New Zealand, Under-19 World Cup, Malaysia

Shreevats Goswami bats

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Feb 27, 2008

Shreevats Goswami's 51 was instrumental in India's win, India U-19 v New Zealand U-19, Under-19 World Cup, Kuala Lumpur, February 27, 2008

Shreevats Goswami's 51 was instrumental in India's win

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