New Zealand in West Indies ODI Series - 3rd ODI

West Indies v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 88 runs

26.2

Samuels to McCullum, no run, length ball, outside off, defended back to him

26.3

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, flighted outside off, driven to long-on for one

New Zealand 126/5   NL McCullum 1* (2b)

27.1

Sammy to McCullum, 1 run, length ball, into the pads, worked away for a single

27.3

Sammy to McCullum, no run, a length ball outside off, holds its line, beats the edge of a tentative bat

27.4

Sammy to McCullum, no run, short of a length, on the stumps, pushed back to him

27.5

Sammy to McCullum, no run, length ball, outside off, angling in, defended off the front foot

27.6

Sammy to McCullum, no run, length ball, middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

New Zealand 128/5   NL McCullum 2* (7b)

28.3

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, flighted outside off, pushed down to long-on for one

28.5

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, paddle-swept for a single to fine leg

New Zealand 132/5   NL McCullum 4* (9b)

29.6

Sammy to McCullum, no run, bouncer, ducks under it

New Zealand 134/5   NL McCullum 4* (10b)

30.3

Samuels to McCullum, no run, short of a length, outside off, pushed to cover

30.4

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, this time he has dripped this wide of cover, and calls Watling through for a quick single. Watling hobbles through. NZ don't need another injury here

New Zealand 136/5   NL McCullum 5* (12b)

31.1

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

31.2

Sammy to McCullum, no run, looks to work this to leg, is beaten by seam movement back in. Hit on the pad, but headed down leg

31.3

Sammy to McCullum, no run, full, driven to mid-off

31.4

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

31.5

Sammy to McCullum, no run, digs this in, 125ks, outside off, and is left alone

31.6

Sammy to McCullum, no run, slower ball, played to short straight midwicket. First maiden of the innings

New Zealand 136/5   NL McCullum 5* (18b)

32.2

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, flighted outside off, pushed between cover and extra cover for one

32.6

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, into the pads, defended to leg

New Zealand 140/5   NL McCullum 7* (20b)

33.1

Sammy to McCullum, no run, short of a length, on off, defended to cover

33.2

Sammy to McCullum, no run, short, wide, cuts away, but Smith has been an electric fence at point today

33.3

Sammy to McCullum, 1 run, short, wide, cut away to third man for one

New Zealand 141/5   NL McCullum 8* (23b)

34.1

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, plays the paddle sweep first up, gets a single

34.6

Samuels to McCullum, 1 run, full toss, middle and leg, driven to mid-off, steals a single. A direct hit might have got him here

New Zealand 152/5   NL McCullum 10* (25b)

35.1

Rampaul to McCullum, no run, length ball, outside off, gets a thick edge on the drive, fielded at point

35.2

Rampaul to McCullum, FOUR, full toss outside off, 134ks, N mac gets a thick outside edge, and on this short field it's going to be four

35.3

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, outside off, runs it down to third man for one

35.6

Rampaul to McCullum, no run, looks to square-drive a short-of-a-length delivery, and is beaten outside off

New Zealand 162/5   NL McCullum 15* (29b 1x4)

36.3

Narine to McCullum, no run, no thumb sticking out, and this is the legbreak. On a length, middle and leg, turning towards off, defended to leg

36.4

Narine to McCullum, no run, this is the offbreak, and cramps him on the punch

36.5

Narine to McCullum, no run, flighted outside off, defended to cover

36.6

Narine to McCullum, no run, the knuckle ball now, and defended just outside off stump

New Zealand 163/5   NL McCullum 15* (33b 1x4)

37.2

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, runs it off the face to third man

New Zealand 165/5   NL McCullum 16* (34b 1x4)

38.3

Russell to McCullum, 1 wide, goes too straight, bowls a wide down the leg side

38.3

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, tucked away off the hip for a single

38.5

Russell to McCullum, no run, short of a length, no room at all, can't run it down as he attempts to

38.6

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, full, into the pads, and he has protection square and deep on the leg side

New Zealand 177/5   NL McCullum 18* (37b 1x4)

39.1

Rampaul to McCullum, FOUR, short, wide, cut away powerfully past point

39.2

Rampaul to McCullum, no run, digs this one in a little, closer to off, McCullum thinks of upper-cut but restrains himself

39.3

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, dug in again, chest-high, run down to third man for one

39.6

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, gets a little big, he rides the bounce to run it down to third man

New Zealand 184/5   NL McCullum 24* (41b 2x4)

40.1

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, length ball, into the pads, flicked away to deep midwicket

40.4

Russell to McCullum, no run, short of a length, on off, defended to off

40.5

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, worked away off the hip

New Zealand 192/6   NL McCullum 26* (44b 2x4)

41.1

Bravo to McCullum, FOUR, length ball, moves across the line to work this behind square, and Charles dives over the ball at short fine leg

41.2

Bravo to McCullum, no run, slower ball outside off, defended to cover

41.3

Bravo to McCullum, 4 leg byes, not Charles's fault this time. Short of a length, too straight, and helped away off the pads, past short fine leg

41.4

Bravo to McCullum, no run, yorker just outside off, beats the bat

41.5

Bravo to McCullum, no run, bouncer this time, he ducks under it as it passes over the leg stump

41.6

Bravo to McCullum, no run, slower ball, middle and leg, flicked to midwicket

New Zealand 200/6   NL McCullum 30* (50b 3x4)

43.1

Bravo to McCullum, 1 run, length ball outside off, driven to sweeper-cover

43.4

Bravo to McCullum, SIX, Six No. 6 for the day. Tries the bouncer, McCullum clears the front leg, and hooks this over deep backward square

43.5

Bravo to McCullum, no run, full outside off, driven, but can't beat extra cover

43.6

Bravo to McCullum, 1 leg bye, misses out. Full, outside leg, can't get a touch on it. Off the boot it goes, and close enough for Ramdin to get a hand to it

New Zealand 215/6   NL McCullum 37* (54b 3x4 1x6)

44.1

Narine to McCullum, no run, legbreak, starts outside off, turns away, he moves across to work this to leg, but is beaten by the turn away

44.2

Narine to McCullum, 1 run, another legbreak, this time he works it to leg for a single

New Zealand 216/6   NL McCullum 38* (56b 3x4 1x6)

45.2

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, slower ball, looks to work this to leg, ends up chipping it towards long-on

45.5

Russell to McCullum, no run, sharp bouncer to welcome him, 135ks, McCullum ducks under it

45.6

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, full outside off, driven to Gayle at cover, and the ball pops out as he looks to run the stumps down. Allows them a single

New Zealand 220/8   NL McCullum 40* (59b 3x4 1x6)

46.1

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, cut away, Sammy gets a bad bounce at point, allows them a single

46.3

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, short of a length, late-cuts it to third man for one

46.5

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, short, into the body, pulled away to deep backward square

New Zealand 225/8   NL McCullum 43* (62b 3x4 1x6)

47.1

Russell to McCullum, no run, slower offcutter, jumps at him a little, played back to Russell

47.2

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, drags this one down, pulled away to deep midwicket for one

47.4

Russell to McCullum, no run, lovely save by Ramdin. Full ball, hits a foot hole on the crease, between pat and pad, and then breaks in like an offbreak, and Ramdin changes direction well and makes a one-handed save down leg

47.5

Russell to McCullum, FOUR, slower legcutter, a little too short, and Mac saw it early. Waited for it, and cut it behind point. First boundary since the 44th over

47.6

Russell to McCullum, 1 run, appeal for leg-before, and so busy is Russell appealing they sneak off for a run even though the ball is on the pitch. Given a run, seemed an inside edge, and hit outside the line anyway

New Zealand 232/8   NL McCullum 49* (67b 4x4 1x6)

48.1

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 run, that's fifty for McCullum, a fighting hand. Short, on off, cut away to sweeper-cover. He gets an applause from his gallery. Fourth fifty for him

48.6

Rampaul to McCullum, 1 leg bye, goes deep into the crease to try and slog, but gets an outside edge to third man for a single. At least he keeps the strike

New Zealand 239/8   NL McCullum 50* (69b 4x4 1x6)

49.1

Russell to McCullum, OUT, length ball, slower ball, 116ks, outside off, McCullum sees an opportunity to get under it, but is slightly too early into this, and goes only as far as deep midwicket. A fighting hand from McCullum but one that is not likely to be enough

NL McCullum c Bravo b Russell 50 (104m 70b 4x4 1x6) SR: 71.42

New Zealand 239/9   NL McCullum 50 (70b 4x4 1x6)
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Jul 11, 2012

The West Indies team hand over a cheque to Runako Morton's widow, West Indies v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Basseterre, July 11, 2012

The West Indies team hand over a cheque to Runako Morton's widow

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Jul 11, 2012

Marlon Samuels was run out for 11, West Indies v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Basseterre, July 11, 2012

Marlon Samuels was run out for 11

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