South Africa in West Indies ODI Series - 1st ODI

West Indies v South Africa

South Africa won by 66 runs (D/L method)

41.6

Rampaul to Miller, 1 run, works his first ball off his hip to short third man for a single, to complete an excellent powerplay over by Rampaul

South Africa 241/4   DA Miller 1* (1b)

42.1

Taylor to Miller, 1 run, shortish on and around off stump, Miller guides it to third man for a single

42.6

Taylor to Miller, 1 run, good finish to the over, back of a length, Miller forces it to extra cover for a swift single

South Africa 248/4   DA Miller 3* (3b)

43.1

Rampaul to Miller, 1 wide, big appeal is rewarded with a wide, it was short down the leg side, Miller swung hard at it but missed

43.1

Rampaul to Miller, no run, fuller this time, outside off, Miller aims a big shot through the off side but misses, so Rampaul's good work continues

43.2

Rampaul to Miller, 1 run, very good from Rampaul, back of a length, into the body, Miller dabs it to midwicket for a single

43.6

Rampaul to Miller, SIX, top batting from Miller, ruins an excellent over from Rampaul. It was a touch short but Miller backed himself to swing hard and deposit this over square leg for six

South Africa 257/4   DA Miller 10* (6b 1x6)

45.2

Bravo to Miller, 1 run, very straight bat from Miller, Boycott would love it, full face, down the ground, single

45.5

Bravo to Miller, no run, very good from Bravo, full and straight, not much Miller can do but jab it back down the wicket, so straight in fact, that it crashes into the stumps at the non-strikers end

45.6

Bravo to Miller, 1 run, good ball once more to finish, Miller can't get any leverage and it's slugged away to mid on

South Africa 267/6   DA Miller 12* (9b 1x6)

46.1

Taylor to Miller, 1 run, Taylor lands it full and just outside off, Miller gives himself plenty of room, too much in the end and has to stretch to reach for it and squeeze it down to deep point

46.5

Taylor to Miller, 2 runs, full and outside off, Miller down the wicket giving himself room, slashes hard and it flies high down to third man but lands just short

46.6

Taylor to Miller, 1 run, good last over from Taylor, this ball is full and swung down to long on, where the throw comes in quickly to keep it to one

South Africa 272/7   DA Miller 16* (12b 1x6)

47.1

Bravo to Miller, 2 runs, good running from Miller, he didn't time his bunt down the ground well at all, but it meant that it trickled away so he took two

47.2

Bravo to Miller, no run, very good from Bravo, mixing up his pace nicely, and Miller slashes and misses

47.3

Bravo to Miller, 1 run, full ball again, outside off, Miller tries to give himself room but only squeezes it to point

47.6

Bravo to Miller, FOUR, great finish from Miller, poor Bravo didn't deserve that! It was full, Miller drove it firmly in the air and wide of long off, Nikita Miller ran round threw his hands at it but couldn't hold on and the innings finishes with a boundary

South Africa 280/7   DA Miller 23* (16b 1x4 1x6)
Series Results
West Indies v South Africa at Port of Spain - Jun 3, 2010
South Africa won by 1 wicket (with 2 balls remaining)
West Indies v South Africa at Roseau - May 30, 2010
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
West Indies v South Africa at Roseau - May 28, 2010
South Africa won by 67 runs
West Indies v South Africa at North Sound - May 24, 2010
South Africa won by 17 runs
West Indies v South Africa at North Sound - May 22, 2010
South Africa won by 66 runs (D/L method)
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Photos

May 22, 2010

Hashim Amla is congratulated by AB de Villiers, West Indies v South Africa, 1st ODI, Antigua, May 22, 2010

Hashim Amla is congratulated by AB de Villiers

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May 22, 2010

AB de Villiers throws at the stumps, West Indies v South Africa, 1st ODI, Antigua, May 22, 2010

AB de Villiers throws at the stumps

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