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1.1

Ncube to McCullum, no run, good length outside off, McCullum lets it go. Not much pace in this pitch, and the bounce isn't too high either

1.2

Ncube to McCullum, no run, good length pitching outside off stump and angling into McCullum, who moves back and blocks, skiddy delivery

1.3

Ncube to McCullum, 2 runs, a touch short outside off, McCullum moves back and cuts the ball hard through cover point, he hasn't timed it well though

1.4

Ncube to McCullum, no run, that kept low and bounced a second time before reaching the keeper after McCullum let it go outside off

1.5

Ncube to McCullum, 1 bye, too wide outside off and once again the keeper fumbles as the ball bounces before him, awkward take. The carry is rather poor

New Zealand 3/0   BB McCullum 2* (5b)

2.1

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, good length and straight, making the batsman play, which is what Jarvis must do with the new ball. McCullum defends

2.2

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, good length and straight once again, the ball stops on McCullum as he defends and it lobs up in the air but falls well short of the bowler

2.3

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, wider outside the off stump this time and McCullum can let it go again

2.4

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, McCullum strides forward and defends on the off side

2.5

Jarvis to McCullum, 1 run, McCullum tries to slap the ball a bit too hard through cover on a pitch where the ball isn't coming on, he mis-times it

New Zealand 6/0   BB McCullum 3* (10b)

5.1

Ncube to McCullum, FOUR, too short and McCullum rocks back and pulls over the infield at midwicket, can't bowl that length on this pitch

5.2

Ncube to McCullum, 1 run, played off the back foot at point

New Zealand 26/0   BB McCullum 8* (12b 1x4)

6.1

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, full ball on middle and leg, played from the crease towards square leg

6.2

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, good length and straight, McCullum moves forward and defends to the bowler

6.3

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, a bit too full on the pads, some inswing for Jarvis, McCullum flicks but can't beat midwicket

6.4

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, McCulum gets behind the line of a sharper delivery and defends on the leg side

6.5

Jarvis to McCullum, 2 runs, McCullum lines up a length ball outside off and tries to launch it down the ground, he gets a thick outside edge that flies high over cover point. Not where he wanted it to go

6.6

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, defended this time, from the crease on the leg side

New Zealand 32/0   BB McCullum 10* (18b 1x4)

7.3

Ncube to McCullum, no run, McCullum is trying to blast the ball through extra cover but mis-times it on the leg side, was a full delivery outside off stump

7.4

Ncube to McCullum, FOUR, this time he succeeds! There's width outside off stump for McCullum to free his arms and swing hard and he launches the ball over extra cover

7.5

Ncube to McCullum, no run, defended on the back foot towards the bowler

7.6

Ncube to McCullum, no run

New Zealand 37/0   BB McCullum 14* (22b 2x4)

8.6

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, defended on the back foot on the leg side

New Zealand 38/0   BB McCullum 14* (23b 2x4)

10.1

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, good length on off and middle, McCullum defends towards mid-off

10.2

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, McCullum moves back to play a good length ball on the leg side

10.3

Jarvis to McCullum, no run, full and straight, McCullum times the drive well but can't place it past mid-on

10.4

Jarvis to McCullum, OUT, Bowled him! McCullum has played on. The length was short and the line was outside off stump, McCullum wanted to pull it and in trying to drag the ball towards the leg side from wide outside off, he got a bottom edge on to his stumps. He has thrown away an opportunity to score big on a flat batting pitch

BB McCullum b Jarvis 14 (44m 27b 2x4 0x6) SR: 51.85

New Zealand 40/1   BB McCullum 14 (27b 2x4)
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Series Results
Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo - Nov 1-5, 2011
New Zealand won by 34 runs
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Nov 5, 2011

New Zealand celebrate their victory, Zimbabwe v New Zealand, only Test, Bulawayo, 5th day, November 5, 2011

New Zealand celebrate their victory

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Nov 5, 2011

Malcolm Waller gets on his toes to keep one down, Zimbabwe v New Zealand, only Test, Bulawayo, 5th day, November 5, 2011

Malcolm Waller gets on his toes to keep one down

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