ICC World Twenty20 - 9th match, Group B

New Zealand v Zimbabwe

New Zealand won by 7 runs (D/L method)

4.5

Southee to Blignaut, 1 run, short in length on the middle and leg, the left-handed Blignaut shovels it past square-leg

Zimbabwe 37/1   AM Blignaut 1* (1b)

5.1

Oram to Blignaut, 1 run, leans forward to flick it past square-leg

5.4

Oram to Blignaut, FOUR, Flamboyant whack. He picked the slow off cutter and crashed it from the leg stump line to the cover boundary. He took the aerial route

5.5

Oram to Blignaut, 1 run, shout for run out Blignaut stabbed it in front of him but he didn't know where the ball went. He turned back, turned front before he head the call from the non-striker and dashed across. the bowler rushed forward, picked, turned and hit the stumps at the non-striker's end but Blignaut was just in

Zimbabwe 48/1   AM Blignaut 7* (4b 1x4)

6.2

NL McCullum to Blignaut, 1 wide, from round the stumps, slips it on the leg stump line

6.2

NL McCullum to Blignaut, no run, lands around off and turns away, Andy goes for the big slog sweep but doesn't connect

6.3

NL McCullum to Blignaut, 1 run, on the middle stump line, turns and jumps, stabbed away to point

6.6

NL McCullum to Blignaut, no run, Shout for lbw. It turned in from outside leg, moved past the attempted slog sweep and hit him.

Zimbabwe 59/2   AM Blignaut 8* (7b 1x4)

7.2

Vettori to Blignaut, OUT, Clatter! Blignaut, who showed an immense liking for the slog sweep today, is bowled, going for yet another slog sweep. The ball went past the big heave to fall on the stumps. It landed around leg, turned down leg side, caught the glove and went in to hit the stumps

AM Blignaut b Vettori 8 (13m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Zimbabwe 60/3   AM Blignaut 8 (8b 1x4)
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May 4, 2010

Nathan McCullum took three wickets in an over, New Zealand v Zimbabwe, World Twenty20, Guyana, May 4, 2010

Nathan McCullum took three wickets in an over

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Dirk Nannes goes through a training routine, Barbados, May 4, 2010

Dirk Nannes goes through a training routine

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