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15.6

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, short, stays low as he turns into the pads, pushed uppishly to midwicket

Australia 54/1   SR Watson 1* (1b)

16.1

Sammy to Watson, no run, short of a length, angling in, stump to stump, pushed to leg

16.2

Sammy to Watson, no run, fuller, on off, Watson is right forward to defend

16.3

Sammy to Watson, no run, right forward to another full delivery, pushed back to Sammy

16.4

Sammy to Watson, no run, holds its line outside off, Watson gets a thick edge, but also a soft one, one that doesn't carry

16.5

Sammy to Watson, no run, opens the face, guides this length ball towards gully

16.6

Sammy to Watson, no run, full, on off and middle, driven to mid-on

Australia 54/1   SR Watson 1* (7b)

18.1

Sammy to Watson, no run, length ball on off, defended back to him

18.2

Sammy to Watson, no run, slightly short, slightly wide, Watson cuts, but can't beat point

18.3

Sammy to Watson, no run, another cut, once again straight to point

18.4

Sammy to Watson, no run, this one swings away from well outside off, and bounces in front of Baugh

18.5

Sammy to Watson, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched to cover

18.6

Sammy to Watson, no run, fuller, closer to off, driven to mid-off, third maiden in a row

Australia 54/1   SR Watson 1* (13b)

19.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, sharp turn from outside off. Watson is forward, the ball hits the inside edge, bounces to short leg

19.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back to a length ball, defends outside off

19.4

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, a touch too short, turns in slowly, Watson gets across and works it away past short leg

Australia 56/1   SR Watson 2* (16b)

20.1

Sammy to Watson, no run, short of a length, angling towards top of off, pushed back to him

20.2

Sammy to Watson, no run, full and wide, swings away, left alone

20.3

Sammy to Watson, FOUR, can't be bowling short on this pitch. Watson is forward, just transfers the weight back and pulls it dismissively. This is bowled at 122ks

20.4

Sammy to Watson, no run, length ball, stump to stump, pushed back to mid-on

20.5

Sammy to Watson, no run, full, just outside off, driven nicely, to mid-off

20.6

Sammy to Watson, no run, slower ball, 116ks, half-volley outside off, driven to mid-off again

Australia 60/1   SR Watson 6* (22b 1x4)

21.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted on off, pushed with the turn, to midwicket

21.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, short of a length, turning into middle and leg, worked to short fine

21.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted on middle and off, really full, driven to mid-on

Australia 61/1   SR Watson 6* (25b 1x4)

23.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, length ball, Watson stays back and defends

23.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, tossed up outside off, defended solidly

23.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, this is a bit of an overspinner, defended outside off

23.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, sharp dip and turn, creates the gap between bat and pad, gets an inside edge onto the pad, but it falls short of slip

23.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, defended off the front foot this time

23.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, turning into the pads, Watson stays back and turns it to square leg

Australia 65/1   SR Watson 6* (31b 1x4)

25.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, dips a little, turns in towards off, hits the inside half of the bat, goes to square leg

25.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, he is caught back to a length ball, and the ball turns in sharply to beat the inside edge, and hit him on the pad, and draw a big appeal. Ian Gould thinks it has hit him outside the line of off, and rules not-out. The whole West Indies team convene in the middle, and after a long meeting decide to ask for a review. Gunner Gould says it's too long, and denies them that. In the end, replays show he has done them a favour, because the ball has indeed him hit outside the line of off

25.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back to defend

25.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, Watson comes down the track, right to the pitch of the ball, and drives him to mid-on

25.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back, lets this turn, works this to leg

25.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, well forward to defend this flighted delivery

Australia 65/2   SR Watson 6* (37b 1x4)

26.4

Roach to Watson, no run, wide of the crease, angles this in towards off, defended off the back foot

26.5

Roach to Watson, FOUR, wide of the crease again, and pitched up too, this allows him to flick this from around off, and place it wide of mid-on for four

26.6

Roach to Watson, no run, stays wide of the crease again, length ball, angling in, defended back

Australia 74/2   SR Watson 10* (40b 2x4)

28.1

Roach to Watson, no run, length ball, outside off, defended off the front foot

28.2

Roach to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, left alone

28.3

Roach to Watson, no run, short of a length, stays back, defends against the angle

28.4

Roach to Watson, no run, elngth ball, angling in, Watson presses forward, pushes this to cover-point

28.5

Roach to Watson, 2 runs, angling in too far this time, and Watson clips him away through midwicket

28.6

Roach to Watson, no run, this one holds its line a touch, and stops a bit too. Watson drives at this length ball outside off, gets a thick soft edge that falls short of gully

Australia 76/2   SR Watson 12* (46b 2x4)

30.1

Roach to Watson, no run, gets this to move in from wide of the crease, hits the pad, lets out a stifled lbw appeal, but this one seems to have taken the inside edge on the way

30.2

Roach to Watson, no run, full and wide now, driven to cover, along the ground

30.3

Roach to Watson, FOUR, short and wide, despite the angle coming in, Watson late-cuts it superbly past gully for four. Can't bowl short on this wicket

30.4

Roach to Watson, no run, wide of the crease again, length ball, on off, Watson defends to leg

30.5

Roach to Watson, no run, short of a length, on off, Watson stays back to defend it to cover

30.6

Roach to Watson, no run, fuller, stops a touch at him, Watson drives, gets a thick edge to gully, but along the ground

Australia 82/2   SR Watson 16* (52b 3x4)

32.1

Roach to Watson, 1 run, wide of the crease, half-volley on the pads, easily picked away to deep square

Australia 83/2   SR Watson 17* (53b 3x4)

33.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, Watson shimmies down, yorks himself, pushes this back to SS

33.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slightly shorter, Watson not quite to the pitch of it, pushes this to leg

33.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flight outside off, drawing him forward, which Watson does, and defends

33.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, quicker one, 91ks, doesn't spin, goes straight on, and hits Watson on the pad after squaring him up and beating him in the flight. SS is excited and appeals, but this has hit him outside the line

33.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, defended fof the front foot

33.6

Shillingford to Watson, 2 runs, push-driven past mid-off this time, and Watson gets a couple

Australia 89/3   SR Watson 19* (59b 3x4)

35.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, 88ks, slight dip, Watson defends towards mid-on

35.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, another nicely bowled one. Slower through the air, 84ks, gets more dip on it, beats him in the flight, hits him on the pad, but this is turning down leg

35.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, quicker, flatter one, pushed back by Watson off the back foot

35.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back to a flighted delivery, Watson is deep in the crease, and across to keep this out

35.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full and quick, 88ks, Watson pushes this to midwicket

35.6

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, slower this time, Watson gets to the pitch of it, pushes it softly to mid-on, and nicks the single

Australia 94/3   SR Watson 20* (65b 3x4)

36.1

Roach to Watson, no run, defended off the front foot

36.2

Roach to Watson, no run, wide of the crease again, defended to point off the front foot

36.3

Roach to Watson, FOUR, short again, and predictably four again. Almost every time they have pitched short, they have been punished. No bounce off this wicket. Watson smashes this square on the on side

36.4

Roach to Watson, no run, really full, digs this out back to him

36.5

Roach to Watson, FOUR, Watson gets some pressure release. This is short again. Wide this time. Watson, even though he is forward, swings at it, cutting it through vacant third man for four

36.6

Roach to Watson, no run, yorker on off, 139ks, dug out

Australia 102/3   SR Watson 28* (71b 5x4)

37.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, Watson is about to leave the crease, and is beaten in the flight. Has to stretch well forward to defend this

37.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full around off, slightly flat, defended back to him

Australia 103/3   SR Watson 28* (73b 5x4)

39.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full outside off, Watto forward to defend

39.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back to defend a length ball outside off

39.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flatter, quicker, 90ks, Watson gets an inside edge onto the pad, but well wide of short leg

39.4

Shillingford to Watson, FOUR, Watson manufactures one. Goes deep in the crease, beside the stumps, to get under this length ball, and pulls it over midwicket. Muscle power there

39.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, defended off the front foot

39.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full outside off, so Watson presses forward, and pushes this through the silly point region

Australia 107/3   SR Watson 32* (79b 6x4)

41.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, angled across him, Watson stays back to defend

41.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, defended back to SS

41.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slightly short, Watson looks to work this off the back foot, can't beat short leg

41.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, stays back to a full delivery, but manages to defend it outside off

41.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, tossed up, slower through the air, flicked to midwicket

41.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full outside off, defended back, another maiden

Australia 107/3   SR Watson 32* (85b 6x4)

43.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, short of a length, turning in, worked around the corner

43.2

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, fuller, on off, driven wide of mid-on for one

Australia 108/3   SR Watson 33* (87b 6x4)

44.1

Edwards to Watson, no run, wide of the crease, moves in, towards off and middle, Watson defends off the front foot

44.2

Edwards to Watson, no run, appeal for lbw as he gets wide of the crease and beats him with the angle. Given not out because this is headed down leg, but they will review this. I have a feeling they have wasted one review here because the ball has hit him high on the pads, in front of leg, and is angling further down. Replays show it missing by a long way. This is one of the softest wastes of a review I have seen

44.3

Edwards to Watson, no run, short of a length, stump to stump, pushed to mid-off

44.4

Edwards to Watson, no run, holds its line outside off, Watson has moved forward but plays late and covers for the movement well

44.5

Edwards to Watson, 1 run, length ball, 139ks, comes off slowly off the pitch, Watson gets a thick edge on the drive, gets a single to the right of point

Australia 113/3   SR Watson 34* (92b 6x4)

45.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, Watson beaten in the flight again. He thinks he is close to it, then sees the ball dropping, and transfers the weight back to push this to short leg

45.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, quicker, flatter, into the pads, worked to square leg

45.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, he is well forward to defend it

45.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, shimmies down, gets too close to the pitch of it, drives to midwicket

45.5

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, short of a length, stays back to work this past midwicket for one

Australia 114/3   SR Watson 35* (97b 6x4)

46.1

Edwards to Watson, no run, full and straight, keeps it out

46.2

Edwards to Watson, no run, angling in towards off, defended off the front foot

46.3

Edwards to Watson, no run, Watson plays the front-foot pull, keeps it down, but can't beat midwicket

46.4

Edwards to Watson, no run, lenght ball outside off, Watson pushes forward to drive this to cover

46.5

Edwards to Watson, no run, driven on the up, nicely connected, but can't beat cover

46.6

Edwards to Watson, no run, slightly slower, on the stumps, defended back, another maiden for Edwards

Australia 114/3   SR Watson 35* (103b 6x4)

47.6

Deonarine to Watson, 2 runs, stays back, plays for the offbreak, the ball doesn't turn as much expected, gets an edge past slip

Australia 117/3   SR Watson 37* (104b 6x4)

49.1

Deonarine to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, defended off the front foot

49.2

Deonarine to Watson, no run, full, nearly a yorker, keeps this out

49.3

Deonarine to Watson, no run, Watson presses forward to a length ball and defends

49.4

Deonarine to Watson, no run, full, straight and fast, pushed to midwicket

49.5

Deonarine to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, defended back to him

49.6

Deonarine to Watson, 1 run, quick, straight, full, driven to long-on for one

Australia 118/3   SR Watson 38* (110b 6x4)

50.1

Sammy to Watson, no run, length ball, on off, pushed to mid-on

50.2

Sammy to Watson, no run, short of a length, Watson is forward regardless, and defends

50.3

Sammy to Watson, 1 run, loose ball on the pads, flicked away for a single

Australia 119/3   SR Watson 39* (113b 6x4)

51.1

Deonarine to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, turning in gently, defended

51.2

Deonarine to Watson, no run, stays back to a flat delivery, works it to square leg

51.3

Deonarine to Watson, 1 run, short ball, stays low, but Watson does well to pull it to deep square for one. It is to the right of the boundary rider, but Roach does well to keep them to one

Australia 120/3   SR Watson 40* (116b 6x4)

52.4

Sammy to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, pushed to cover

52.5

Sammy to Watson, no run, forward defensive to another length ball

52.6

Sammy to Watson, 2 runs, fuller, driving length, driven past the diving Barath at cover

Australia 124/3   SR Watson 42* (119b 6x4)

53.6

Deonarine to Watson, 2 runs, pulled again, this time to the right of deep square, comes back for two

Australia 127/3   SR Watson 44* (120b 6x4)

54.6

Sammy to Watson, no run, rolls his finger, a little offcutter starting outside off, Watson is well forward to defend

Australia 128/3   SR Watson 44* (121b 6x4)

56.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, Watson shimmies down, pushes this to midwicket

56.2

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, short of a length, slow, into the pads, worked away to bring up the 50th run of the stand

56.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slow, flighted, on a length outside off, defended by Watson

56.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, Watson is well forward to defend a fullish delivery

56.6

Shillingford to Watson, FOUR, overpitched, Watson drives it nicely wide of mid-on, does really well to get the timing behind it, getting power also through a late whip of the wrists

Australia 138/3   SR Watson 49* (126b 7x4)

57.6

Roach to Watson, no run, pulls the length back a little, Watson is forward to defend it

Australia 149/3   SR Watson 49* (127b 7x4)

58.5

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, tossed up on off, pushed down quietly to long-on to bring up a quiet fifty, and he quietly accepts the quiet applause. Responsible innings

Australia 155/3   SR Watson 50* (128b 7x4)

59.1

Roach to Watson, no run, full, on off, Watson drives it back to Roach

59.2

Roach to Watson, no run, wide of the crease, pitches just outside off, Watson looks to drive, gets an inside edge onto the pad

59.3

Roach to Watson, no run, wide of the crease again, full, just outside off, hits the inside half of the bat again

59.4

Roach to Watson, no run, middle of the bat this time, Watson is right forward in defence, though

59.5

Roach to Watson, no run, stays full, a touch straighter, Watson pushes it to mid-on

59.6

Roach to Watson, no run, digs this in short, and with great effort finally manages one to get bounce as high as the shoulders. Watson pulls out of the pull shot. First maiden since tea

Australia 155/3   SR Watson 50* (134b 7x4)

60.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, full, just outside off, defended

60.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, turning down leg, Watson helps it around the corner. Can't beat short fine leg

60.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, itching to press forward, he defends this offbreak on a length outside off

Australia 156/3   SR Watson 50* (137b 7x4)

62.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, defended to cover

62.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, defended back to SS

62.4

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, driven to long-on for a single

Australia 159/3   SR Watson 51* (140b 7x4)

63.1

Roach to Watson, no run, short of a length, just outside off, defended

63.2

Roach to Watson, no run, short of a length, angling in, pushed to midwicket

63.3

Roach to Watson, 1 no ball, no-ball for height as he lets slip a full toss. Apologises to Watson immediately, who defends this in front of his ribs

63.3

Roach to Watson, no run, full and straight, driven to mid-on

63.4

Roach to Watson, 1 run, length ball on the pads, picked away for a single

Australia 161/3   SR Watson 52* (145b 7x4)

64.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, defended off the front foot

64.2

Shillingford to Watson, 2 runs, turning into the pads, whipped away past midwicket

64.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, flighted outside off, pushed to that short straight midwicket

64.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slower through the air, tossed up outside off, defended back

64.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slight shimmy down the track, a forward press, defensive smother

64.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, another forward-defensive, this time to cover

Australia 167/3   SR Watson 54* (151b 7x4)

66.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, length ball outside off, stays back to defend

66.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, fuller, straighter, Watson is forward, working to leg

66.3

Shillingford to Watson, no run, slower through the air, stays low, Watson keeps it out

66.4

Shillingford to Watson, no run, coming down the wicket a bit, pushes this back to Shillingford

66.5

Shillingford to Watson, no run, nice dip and turn on this, Watson defends to short leg

66.6

Shillingford to Watson, no run, quicker, flatter, defended off the back foot

Australia 167/4   SR Watson 54* (157b 7x4)

69.1

Deonarine to Watson, no run, quick, into the pads, defended off the back foot

69.2

Deonarine to Watson, no run

69.3

Deonarine to Watson, no run, length ball, quick, full outside off, defended

69.4

Deonarine to Watson, no run, quick and flat again, whipped away to short midwicket

69.5

Deonarine to Watson, no run, tossed up outside off, defended off the front foot

69.6

Deonarine to Watson, no run, comes down the crease, right down to the pitch of the ball, defends it back to him

Australia 173/4   SR Watson 54* (163b 7x4)

71.1

Deonarine to Watson, no run, full, on the stumps, pushed to short midwicket

71.2

Deonarine to Watson, no run, short of a length, Watson stays pack, punches this back to him

71.3

Deonarine to Watson, no run, beaten on the sweep, but this is headed down leg

71.4

Deonarine to Watson, no run, length ball, middle and leg, turned to midwicket

71.5

Deonarine to Watson, 1 run, short of a length, too straight, whipped away to deep square

Australia 174/4   SR Watson 55* (168b 7x4)

72.1

Shillingford to Watson, no run, draws him out a bit, Watson does so, gets close to it, and smothers the turn

72.2

Shillingford to Watson, no run, another shimmy down the wicket, pushes this to midwicket

72.3

Shillingford to Watson, 1 run, full outside off, Watson feels it full enough for adventure, and drives against the turn, but can't beat mid-off. However he gets a single

72.6

Shillingford to Watson, OUT, Watson goes between 50 and 100 again. Sharp catch for Barath at short leg. Watson leaves the crease again, Shillingford pushes this in flatter and shorter of what Watto expects it to be. He ends up pushing bat and pad at it, and gets an inside edge edge onto the pad. The ball flies off the pad, and Barath finishes a good reflex catch over the height of his shoulder

SR Watson c Barath b Shillingford 56 (214m 172b 7x4 0x6) SR: 32.55

Australia 178/5   SR Watson 56 (172b 7x4)
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Series Results
West Indies v Australia at Roseau - Apr 23-27, 2012
Australia won by 75 runs
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Apr 15-19, 2012
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - Apr 7-11, 2012
Australia won by 3 wickets
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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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