New Zealand tour of Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI: Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo, Oct 25, 2011
Zimbabwe won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
25 October 2011 (50-over match)
13.1

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, the loosener is short and wide, but he has got protection at sweeper-cover

13.2

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, punched away to cover, can't find the gap

13.3

Chigumbura to Ryder, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

13.3

Chigumbura to Ryder, FOUR, stays leg side again, on a length, and Ryder flicks it beautifully, wide of deep midwicket, gets four for it

13.4

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, angling outside off now, punched to extra cover

13.5

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, length ball outside off, driven to extra cover

13.6

Chigumbura to Ryder, 1 run, clipped away off the pads for a single to deep square

New Zealand 67/3   E Chigumbura 1-0-7-0
15.1

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, length ball, on middle and leg, pushed past the bowler for one to mid-on

15.2

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, length ball, on the pads, can't find a gap on the leg side

15.3

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, full and wide, Ryder throws his bat at it. Misses, and Chigumbura is lucky to get away with this. Not least because it is not called a wide

15.4

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, short of a length, close to off, punched back to the bowler

15.5

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, short of a length, outside off, doesn't quite come on, hit back to the bowler

15.6

Chigumbura to Ryder, 1 run, driven straight down, but can't beat a diving mid-off

New Zealand 71/3   E Chigumbura 2-0-9-0
17.1

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, pushed to deep cover off the front foot

17.2

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, pushed off the front foot towards the bowler

17.3

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, short of a good length on the off, chips it in the direction of mid-off

17.4

Chigumbura to Ryder, 2 runs, lands safely, Ryder got his foot outside off and tried to dispatch it over square leg but ended up getting a top edge that fell safely behind short fine

17.5

Chigumbura to Ryder, 1 run, pitched up outside off, drilled towards mid-off, they clinch a single as he dives to his right

17.6

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, goodish length on middle, turned wide of square leg for a single to keep strike

New Zealand 84/3   E Chigumbura 3-0-14-0
19.1

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, good length on the off, rocks forward and defends it towards mid-off

19.2

Chigumbura to Ryder, 2 runs, shortish outside off and Ryder latches onto it, slaps it wide of extra cover into the deep for a couple

19.3

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, good length on the off, drives it through the line to mid-off

19.4

Chigumbura to Ryder, FOUR, short, too short, on the off stump, it's fish and chips for Ryder, swats it hard over the bowler's head for a boundary, both mid-on and mid-off are up

19.5

Chigumbura to Ryder, no run, slashes hard at that one, trying to dispatch it through point, misses

19.6

Chigumbura to Ryder, 2 leg byes, straying in line is Chigumbura, down the leg side and Ryder helps it past short fine leg for a couple of runs, came off the pads in fact, called leg-byes 100 up

New Zealand 100/3   E Chigumbura 4-0-20-0
40.1

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, walks across the stumps, swipes this to deep square for one

40.2

Chigumbura to Williamson, 1 run, another single to deep square leg

40.3

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, shuffles across again but misses out on a full toss, will take the leg-bye

40.4

Chigumbura to Williamson, 1 wide, wide down the leg side, trying to go behind the batsman who is forever moving across

40.4

Chigumbura to Williamson, 1 run, low full toss, lofts it towards deep midwicket, but it bounces short

40.5

Chigumbura to Taylor, 1 run, full on off, a near yorker, hit to his left for one, Chigumbura makes a dive, but he doesn't collect the ball on the dive, merely stops it. They run through

40.6

Chigumbura to Williamson, 2 runs, back away this time, Elton follows him with a low full toss, hit wide of deep square

New Zealand 217/4   E Chigumbura 5-0-28-0
49.6

Chigumbura to Williamson, 3 runs, puts in the dive to complete a superb hundred. This is a short ball, but doesn't quite come on, and he ends up punching it over mid-off. Taibu gives it the chase, but the batsmen run hard and come back for three. Taibu's throw is by the stumps, but KW puts a big dive in in the home stretch. The whole dressing room is on its feet. And James writes in, "So Kane is Abel to get a 100 despite being n'squared up by a n'ball from N'Cube? Very c'nfusing!"

New Zealand 328/5   E Chigumbura 5.1-0-31-0
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