New Zealand in West Indies ODI Series - 3rd ODI

West Indies v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 88 runs

25.4

Sammy to Watling, no run, and defended to silly mid-on right away

25.5

Sammy to Watling, no run, length ball, angling in, played to Gayle at silly mid-on again

25.6

Sammy to Watling, no run, full, on off, defended back to him

New Zealand 125/4   BJ Watling 0* (3b)

26.4

Samuels to Watling, no run, length ball outside off, played off the back foot to the bowler

26.5

Samuels to Watling, no run, short of a length, dragged into the on side, but finds short midwicket

26.6

Samuels to Watling, no run, short of a length, pushed to the left of short midwicket, but Gayle is quick enough to deny them a single

New Zealand 126/5   BJ Watling 0* (6b)

27.2

Sammy to Watling, 1 run, short of a length, into the pads, worked away to deep square

New Zealand 128/5   BJ Watling 1* (7b)

28.1

Samuels to Watling, no run, length ball, stays back, finds the short straight midwicket again

28.2

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, plays the lap sweep, gets a single to fine leg

28.4

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, punched down to long-on

28.6

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, the broom is out again, lapped away for another single

New Zealand 133/5   BJ Watling 4* (11b)

29.1

Sammy to Watling, no run, driven down to long-off for one

29.2

Sammy to Watling, no run, looks to drive, gets the inside half of the bat, to the silly mid-on

29.3

Sammy to Watling, no run, short of a length, angling in towards off, defended off the back foot

29.4

Sammy to Watling, no run, length ball, headed towards top of off, defended back to him

29.5

Sammy to Watling, 1 run, slower ball, pushed wide of cover for a single

New Zealand 134/5   BJ Watling 5* (16b)

30.1

Samuels to Watling, no run, short of a length, pushed to midwicket, and Ramdin goes, "Make him run, boys"

30.2

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, paddled away fine for a single

30.5

Samuels to Watling, no run, looks to run this behind square, is beaten

30.6

Samuels to Watling, no run, punched straight to cover this time

New Zealand 136/5   BJ Watling 6* (20b)

32.1

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, lapped away fine for a single

32.3

Samuels to Watling, no run, short of a length, looks to cut it, gets a bottom edge, but is safe

32.4

Samuels to Watling, no run, full and fast, driven down the ground, Samuels makes a diving save to his right

32.5

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, full again, pushed wide of mid-off for one

New Zealand 139/5   BJ Watling 8* (24b)

33.4

Sammy to Watling, no run, slower ball, driven uppishly, short of cover

33.5

Sammy to Watling, no run, full toss this time, but finds cover again with this drive

33.6

Sammy to Watling, no run, short of a length, punched to that short straight midwicket

New Zealand 141/5   BJ Watling 8* (27b)

34.2

Samuels to Watling, FOUR, short, wide, cut away for the first boundary since the 22nd over

34.3

Samuels to Watling, FOUR, flighted outside off, and he goes inside-out, over extra cover. Always a nice shot to watch

34.4

Samuels to Watling, no run, short of a length, into the pads, punched to mid-on

34.5

Samuels to Watling, 1 run, paddled away fine for a single

New Zealand 151/5   BJ Watling 17* (31b 2x4)

35.4

Rampaul to Watling, FOUR, short, wide, asking to be hit, and hit Watling does, fine of point, square of third man

35.5

Rampaul to Watling, 1 run, slightly fuller and wider, Watling has trouble reaching it, gets a bottom edge to third man for one

New Zealand 162/5   BJ Watling 22* (33b 3x4)

36.1

Narine to Watling, no run, short of a length, just outside off, played to point

36.2

Narine to Watling, 1 run, short, offbreak, thumped down to long-on for one

New Zealand 163/5   BJ Watling 23* (35b 3x4)

37.1

Rampaul to Watling, 1 run, slogs at a length ball, gets a single to long-on

37.3

Rampaul to Watling, FOUR, Improvisation. Moves right across the stumps, gets really bottom-handed, and scoops this length ball over short fine leg. That takes some doing

37.4

Rampaul to Watling, 2 runs, a near slog-sweep from outside off, the miscue clears short midwicket

37.5

Rampaul to Watling, no run, length ball, outside off, driven straight to cover

37.6

Rampaul to Watling, 1 run, low full toss, driven to sweeper-cover for one

New Zealand 172/5   BJ Watling 31* (40b 4x4)

38.1

Russell to Watling, no run, slower ball, on off, short of a length, makes room, but finds point

38.2

Russell to Watling, 1 run, length ball, middle and leg, driven to long-on

38.4

Russell to Watling, 1 run, length ball, mis-hit down to long-on for another single

New Zealand 176/5   BJ Watling 33* (43b 4x4)

39.4

Rampaul to Watling, no run, short of a length, no room, punched to mid-on

39.5

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

New Zealand 183/5   BJ Watling 34* (45b 4x4)

40.2

Russell to Watling, SIX, Six No. 5. Inside-out, on the up. Top shot. Short of a length, on off, and he drives over long-off. High elbow for the pose too

40.3

Russell to Watling, OUT, Too cute. Tries to follow up that lovely off drive with a scoop. Gets down on a knee, in front of off, the head falls away as he tries the dangerous shot, and he gets a bit too under it to lob an easy catch for Narine at short fine leg. It is the cutter that has done him in here

BJ Watling c Narine b Russell 40 (66m 47b 4x4 1x6) SR: 85.10

New Zealand 191/6   BJ Watling 40 (47b 4x4 1x6)
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West Indies won by 20 runs
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West Indies won by 24 runs
West Indies v New Zealand at Basseterre - Jul 11, 2012
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West Indies v New Zealand at Kingston - Jul 7, 2012
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West Indies v New Zealand at Kingston - Jul 5, 2012
West Indies won by 9 wickets (with 52 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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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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