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1.1

Roach to Cowan, FOUR, gets a thick edge first up, angling this across him, and he gets four between slips and gully

1.2

Roach to Cowan, no run, short of a length, into the hips, pushed back

1.3

Roach to Cowan, no run, yorker now, on off, and dug out

1.4

Roach to Cowan, 1 leg bye, full, on the pads, swinging in, gets a leg-bye

Australia 9/0   EJM Cowan 4* (4b 1x4)

2.1

Edwards to Cowan, no run, another decent outswinger, starts a sets of stumps wide, moves back in, left alone

2.2

Edwards to Cowan, no run, late swing this time, Edwards looking good. Full, tailing into off, keeps it out, does Cowan

2.3

Edwards to Cowan, no run, Cowan pushes in front of his body, gets an inside edge towards midwicket

2.4

Edwards to Cowan, 1 leg bye, swiniging into the pads this time, Cowan gets a leg-bye

Australia 12/0   EJM Cowan 4* (8b 1x4)

3.1

Roach to Cowan, no run, short of a length, holding its line, left alone

3.2

Roach to Cowan, no run, stays short of a length, close to off, angling in, pushed to leg

3.3

Roach to Cowan, no run, fuller now, drawing him forward, Cowan defends solidly

3.4

Roach to Cowan, no run, this one moves away a touch, but starts wide enough for Cowan to not play at it

3.5

Roach to Cowan, no run, slight seam movement in from outside off, Cowan is forward, but gets an inside edge that bounces over the stumps

3.6

Roach to Cowan, FOUR, short ball, and Cowan goes deep inside the crease, and pulls it away for four to deep square leg

Australia 16/0   EJM Cowan 8* (14b 2x4)

5.1

Roach to Cowan, 2 runs, yorker outside off, Cowan jams down on it, and the ball bounces over the slips

5.2

Roach to Cowan, no run, short of a length, angling in, defended

5.3

Roach to Cowan, FOUR, short and wide, and Cowan pulls out the upper-cut, guiding it over the slips for the second time this over, this time deliberately so

5.4

Roach to Cowan, no run, goes real full again, a near-yorker, dug out back to him

5.5

Roach to Cowan, no run, length ball, wide outside off, left alone

5.6

Roach to Cowan, 3 runs, short of a length, angling in, Cowan drops and runs, Roach dashes towards cover and hits the stumps at non-striker's end direct. Cowan is home, though, and takes the overthrows off the deflection past mid-on

Australia 33/0   EJM Cowan 17* (20b 3x4)

6.1

Edwards to Cowan, no run, full ball angled across him, Cowan drives away from the body, and finds point

6.2

Edwards to Cowan, no run, length ball, angling across again, left alone this time

6.3

Edwards to Cowan, no run, this length ball swings in towards off, and Cowan defends solidly

6.4

Edwards to Cowan, no run, more swing in towards middle and leg, defended back to him

6.5

Edwards to Cowan, no run, length ball on off, swinging to middle and off, gets an inside edge onto the pad

6.6

Edwards to Cowan, no run, wide length ball, left alone

Australia 33/0   EJM Cowan 17* (26b 3x4)

8.1

Sammy to Cowan, no run, full, outside off, defended to cover

8.2

Sammy to Cowan, 1 run, length ball on the pads, clipped away for a single to the left of midwicket

8.4

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, just outside leg, cutting away towards off, defended off the back foot

8.5

Sammy to Cowan, no run, full, on off, a near yorker, keeps it out

8.6

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, stump to stump, defended off the back foot

Australia 35/0   EJM Cowan 18* (31b 3x4)

9.2

Roach to Cowan, no run, yorker, angling in, dug out

9.3

Roach to Cowan, FOUR, doesn't seem to be the pitch to dig it in. Comes off slowly from half-way down, Cowan stays forward and still has enough time to pull this dead square for four

9.4

Roach to Cowan, no run, full outside off now, Cowan is forward to defend

9.5

Roach to Cowan, no run, full toss on off, pushed back Roach's right, who doesn't collect cleanly but doesn't allow the single

9.6

Roach to Cowan, no run, length ball, angling in, defended off the front foot

Australia 42/0   EJM Cowan 22* (36b 4x4)

10.3

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, angling across, follows it, but with soft hands, and it lands short of gully

10.4

Sammy to Cowan, no run, length ball, outside off, angling further away, doesn't play at it

10.5

Sammy to Cowan, no run, this one moves in, and he defends in front of the pad

10.6

Sammy to Cowan, no run, more movement in, and he is defending around the front pad again, but keeps it down

Australia 43/0   EJM Cowan 22* (40b 4x4)

11.2

Edwards to Cowan, no run, full, well down leg, swinging further, and Baugh has to dive full lenght to save byes

11.3

Edwards to Cowan, no run, length ball outside off, left alone

11.4

Edwards to Cowan, no run, full and swinging in towards off, Cowan is not quite covering the line, gets an edge onto the pad

11.5

Edwards to Cowan, no run, short of a length, pretty accurate, Cowan stays back and defends to cover

11.6

Edwards to Cowan, no run, full and straight, no swing this time, pushed to mid-on

Australia 44/0   EJM Cowan 22* (45b 4x4)

12.5

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, pitches middle and leg, angles towards outside off, defended to cover

12.6

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, stumps to stump, and defended back towards the stumps at the non-striker's end

Australia 45/0   EJM Cowan 22* (47b 4x4)

14.1

Sammy to Cowan, no run, length ball on off, driven to mid-off

14.2

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, outside off, defended to cover

14.3

Sammy to Cowan, no run, floats this wide outside off, left alone

14.4

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, well outside off, left alone

14.5

Sammy to Cowan, no run, pushes this shortish delivery towards cover

14.6

Sammy to Cowan, no run, offcutter, squares him up a touch, runs off the outside half of the bat, towards gully

Australia 53/0   EJM Cowan 22* (53b 4x4)

17.1

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, flighted on middle and leg, pushed back to SS

17.2

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, nicely tossed up on middle and leg, defended again

17.3

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, quicker, pitches leg, turns towards off, Cowan is forward, not quite to the pitch of it, but keeps it down

17.4

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, overpitched, but Cowan is in a defensive mindset

17.5

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, full and flighted again, smothers it back to him

17.6

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, stays back to a slightly shorter delivery this time, defended back to him

Australia 54/1   EJM Cowan 22* (59b 4x4)

19.1

Shillingford to Cowan, 1 run, full on the pads, worked away wide of mid-on for one, going too straight looking for that special delivery

19.5

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, tossed up outside off, defended

19.6

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, full, on off, and he is forward to defend

Australia 56/1   EJM Cowan 23* (62b 4x4)

21.1

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, full on off, easy to smother the turn

21.2

Shillingford to Cowan, no run, slightly shorter, Cowan has to stretch forward to defend

21.3

Shillingford to Cowan, 1 run, into the pads, worked past short leg for one

Australia 61/1   EJM Cowan 24* (65b 4x4)

22.1

Sammy to Cowan, no run, full outside off, driven to cover

22.2

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, angling in, defended to point

22.3

Sammy to Cowan, no run, full on off, angling in, driven to mid-on

22.4

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, outside off, defended

22.5

Sammy to Cowan, FOUR, angles across him, and provides him the width, and is too full. Cowan drives the half-volley through the covers

22.6

Sammy to Cowan, no run, short of a length, angling in, pushed to mid-on

Australia 65/1   EJM Cowan 28* (71b 5x4)

24.1

Roach to Cowan, no run, full, angling in, pushed down to mid-on

24.2

Roach to Cowan, no run, a yorker outside off, dug out without trouble

24.3

Roach to Cowan, OUT, Roach has got him with the third ball back. Cowan asks for a delayed review. This is touch and go on those 15 seconds. Anyway, this is full again, swings in a little, beats his bat, which seems to have swung across a little, and half the ball hits him in line with off, which means we get an "on-field call" verdict. Cowan has to go, and Australia are a review down too

EJM Cowan lbw b Roach 28 (106m 74b 5x4 0x6) SR: 37.83

Australia 65/2   EJM Cowan 28 (74b 5x4)
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Australia won by 75 runs
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Match drawn
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Ben Hilfenhaus reacts as West Indian batsmen put on runs, West Indies v Australia, 2nd Test, Port-of-Spain, April 19, 2012

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