Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

91.6

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, wide outside off, more restraint from the batsman now

New Zealand 275/4   DG Brownlie 0* (1b)

92.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, bouncer, well outside off, no need to play at it

92.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, just outside off, defended square

92.4

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, length ball, just outside off, presses forward to defend

92.5

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, a better bouncer, over the stumps, with some muscle behind it. Brownlie (and I am resisting all jokes about white lies) sways out of the line

92.6

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, this one moves away big time, but it also starts well outside off, and is left alone

New Zealand 276/4   DG Brownlie 0* (6b)

95.1

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, defended to cover, well forward to do so

95.2

Ncube to Brownlie, 3 runs, Brownlie is on the board in Test cricket. Short of a length, outside off, he moves across, close to the line, and then punches this past cover

New Zealand 287/4   DG Brownlie 3* (8b)

96.1

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, playes with an open face, towards gully

96.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, slight seam away from him after the ball pitches short of a length and just outside off. Defended with an open face

96.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, 3 runs, Streaky, streaky. Punches this away from the body, uppish and square on the off side. Waller at point puts in a full-length dive to his right, but can't get there

New Zealand 290/4   DG Brownlie 6* (11b)

97.1

Ncube to Brownlie, 2 runs, wide half-volley, handsomely driven wide of cover, the outfield is a bit heavy

97.2

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short and wide, but he can't beat backward point with the cut

97.3

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, on off, punched back to the bowler

97.4

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, on off and middle, punched down to mid-on

97.5

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, punched away, but can't beat a diving cover

97.6

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, driven solidly, straight to cover

New Zealand 292/4   DG Brownlie 8* (17b)

99.1

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, just outside off, punched to mid-off

99.2

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short and wide, doesn't time the cut well, straight to point

99.3

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, into the pads, can't beat square leg

99.4

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, punched down the ground this time, straight to mid-on

99.5

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, this is pitched up wider outside off, he plays a strange little dab to a fullish delivery. Gets a bottom edge but it is too wide to successfully play it on

99.6

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, cut away, straight to cover

New Zealand 294/4   DG Brownlie 8* (23b)

100.4

Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, short and wide, cut away in front of square, which suggests the slowness of the wicket. Placed well, though, to the left of cover

100.5

Jarvis to Brownlie, 1 run, too full this time, driven down the ground, to the right of the diving mid-off. Price from mid-on gives chase and keeps them down to one

New Zealand 304/4   DG Brownlie 13* (25b 1x4)

101.1

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, nips back in off a length outside off, defended solidly off the back foot

101.2

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched off the back foot

101.3

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, more inward movement from a length, Brownlie is watchful and right behind it

101.4

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short and wide, cut away, but straight to point

101.5

Ncube to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again, into the body, rib-high, pulled away square, in the air but to the left of long leg

101.6

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, straightens outside off, defended back

New Zealand 308/4   DG Brownlie 17* (31b 2x4)

102.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, defended to cover

102.5

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, defended to cover

102.6

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, presses forward again to show it the dead-bat

New Zealand 311/4   DG Brownlie 17* (34b 2x4)

104.1

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, middle and leg, punched to short midwicket

104.2

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, defended back to the bowler

104.3

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched away sweetly, to extra cover

104.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball, starts just outside off, shapes towards the stumps, pushed to mid-on

104.5

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, similar delivery, shaping in towards off, but at a gentle pace. Defended without trouble

104.6

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, plays around a straight half-volley, and that thick inside edge saves him from the lbw

New Zealand 311/4   DG Brownlie 17* (40b 2x4)

107.1

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, stays low outside off, but there is enough time to recover and defend it back

107.2

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, punched to mid-off, difficult to place the ball at this slow pace

107.3

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, looks to work this to leg, gets a leading edge as he turns the face too soon, but it lands safely before reaching cover

107.4

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, left alone outside off

107.5

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, half-volley on the pads, pushed to the regulation midwicket

107.6

Masakadza to Brownlie, 1 run, short of a length, pushed between midwicket and square leg

New Zealand 317/4   DG Brownlie 18* (46b 2x4)

108.1

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, pitched up outside off, left alone

108.2

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball, just outside off, defended off the back foot

108.3

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, slightly round arm with this delivery, the ball holds its line outside off, beats his attempt to cut it

108.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, defended to cover

108.5

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, slower ball, on a length, just outside off, defended watchfully

108.6

Mpofu to Brownlie, 1 leg bye, length ball on the pads, fails to get bat to it, but takes a leg-bye

New Zealand 318/4   DG Brownlie 18* (52b 2x4)

109.1

Masakadza to Brownlie, no run, stays low outside off, stays back to defend it. Enough time to make the adjustment

109.2

Masakadza to Brownlie, 1 run, worked away off the hip

New Zealand 319/4   DG Brownlie 19* (54b 2x4)

110.1

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, defended to cover

110.2

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, drives this length ball, but can't beat cover

110.3

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, slides well down the leg side, Watling misses out on a freebie

110.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, holds its line, squares him up, takes a soft edge that doesn't carry to gully

110.5

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, defended to mid-on, off the front foot

110.6

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, half-volley outside off, driven well, to the left of mid-off, but not left enough to beat him

New Zealand 319/4   DG Brownlie 19* (60b 2x4)

112.1

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched to cover

112.2

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, accurate again, length ball on off, pushed to midwicket

112.3

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched to mid-off

112.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, 1 run, worked away off the pads for a single

New Zealand 320/4   DG Brownlie 20* (64b 2x4)

113.1

Price to Brownlie, no run, full, middle and leg, defended to leg

113.2

Price to Brownlie, no run, slower through the air, defended outside off

113.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, another forward-defensive

113.4

Price to Brownlie, no run, quicker ball, on a length outside off, punched to mid-on

113.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, pitches outside leg, turns towards off, defended off the back foot

113.6

Price to Brownlie, no run, flighted outside leg, turns sharply, hits the inside of the right pad, but doesn't tickle onto the stumps

New Zealand 320/5   DG Brownlie 20* (70b 2x4)

115.1

Price to Brownlie, no run, full outside leg, left alone

115.2

Price to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, stays back to cover the turn and defend

115.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, tossed up on leg, defended off the front foot

115.4

Price to Brownlie, no run, turns sharply from outside leg, hits the pad, and lobs towards cver

115.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, flighted outside off, pushed to midwicket

115.6

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, quicker one, on the pads, worked away for a single

New Zealand 321/5   DG Brownlie 21* (76b 2x4)

116.1

Mpofu to Brownlie, 2 runs, length ball on the pads, worked away for a couple

116.2

Mpofu to Brownlie, FOUR, short and wide, an appetiser just before lunch, cut away for the first boundary in 15 overs. I guess that's enough time for a regulation Kiwi roof to be painted and dried

116.3

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, length ball, middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

116.4

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, full, on off, defended to mid-off

116.5

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, yorker, middle and off, dug out without trouble

116.6

Mpofu to Brownlie, no run, slower ball, left alone outside off

New Zealand 327/5   DG Brownlie 27* (82b 3x4)

117.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, pitched up on leg, defended back to him

117.6

Price to Brownlie, no run, another flighted delivery, another dead-bat defensive

New Zealand 332/5   DG Brownlie 27* (84b 3x4)

118.4

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, looks to cut this, but doesn't quite get the length. Ends up dabbing it to gully

118.5

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, length ball, middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

118.6

Ncube to Brownlie, 2 runs, steered away past gully

New Zealand 339/5   DG Brownlie 29* (87b 3x4)

119.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, pitched up on middle and off, defended back

119.6

Price to Brownlie, no run, flatter, pitched outside leg, turning towards the stumps. Defended

New Zealand 346/5   DG Brownlie 29* (89b 3x4)

120.2

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, this one skids from a length, hurries him into a defensive off the back foot

120.3

Ncube to Brownlie, 2 runs, short of a length, pulled away, wide of deep square, comes back for two

120.4

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, defended off the front foot, to cover

120.5

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, accurate, stays back to defend

120.6

Ncube to Brownlie, no run, punched to mid-off, off the back foot

New Zealand 349/5   DG Brownlie 31* (94b 3x4)

121.2

Price to Brownlie, FOUR, Vettori's positivity has rubbed on. Brownlie comes down the track and makes room this time to drive it between the bowler and mid-off. Top shot

121.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, flatter and quicker, defended off the back foot

121.4

Price to Brownlie, 2 runs, slightly short of a length, turns away sharply, he waits for it to turn and then cuts it past point

121.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, quick length ball on the pads, defended to midwicket

121.6

Price to Brownlie, no run, wants to leave his crease again, sees the ball dip, aborts the shot, and defends this to leg

New Zealand 356/5   DG Brownlie 37* (99b 4x4)

123.1

Price to Brownlie, no run, sharp turn but this has pitched well outside off, and hits his pad in front of off

123.2

Price to Brownlie, no run, looks to work this around the corner but can't beat short fine leg

123.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, turned to short fine leg again

123.4

Price to Brownlie, no run, unnecessary appeal for lbw. This is pitched well outside leg

123.5

Price to Brownlie, no run, pitched outside leg again, defended in front of off

123.6

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, punches this one square on the off side, gets a single past point

New Zealand 365/5   DG Brownlie 38* (105b 4x4)

124.1

Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, short and wide, stays back to punch this over point. A gentle loosener on the comeback

124.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, better now, short of a length, just outside off, punched to mid-off

124.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, length ball on middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

124.4

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, length ball outside off, holds its line, pushed back to the bowler

124.5

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, fuller, outside off, driven to cover

124.6

Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, short and wide again, punched in the air again, clears point easily. Jarvis has conceded five boundaries in his last two overs

New Zealand 373/5   DG Brownlie 46* (111b 6x4)

125.3

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, worked off the pad for one

New Zealand 377/5   DG Brownlie 47* (112b 6x4)

126.1

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, the heavy ball, just outside off, hits the shoulder of the bat

126.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, fuller, just outside off, nips in towards off, defended off the back foot

126.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, 2 runs, length ball on the pads, plays across its line, but middles it, and places it wide of square leg

126.4

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, stays back to defend this length ball

126.5

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, on a length, close to off, holds its line, defended to mid-on

126.6

Jarvis to Brownlie, 1 run, Fifty on debut for Brownlie. Length ball on the pads, works it away past square leg, and gets a sitting ovation - yes, sitting ovation, nobody stood up - from the players' viewing area

New Zealand 380/5   DG Brownlie 50* (118b 6x4)

127.1

Price to Brownlie, no run, full outside leg, defended to short leg

127.2

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, short of a length, outside leg, punched away against the turn for one

127.4

Price to Brownlie, no run, outside leg, hits the pad after turning

127.5

Price to Brownlie, FOUR, nice shot, he skips down the track and makes room to get outside the line of this ball pitched up outside leg. And then he goes against the turn, over mid-on. Clean connection

127.6

Price to Brownlie, no run, quicker and flatter as expected, defended from the crease

New Zealand 386/5   DG Brownlie 55* (123b 7x4)

128.6

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, Well Brownlie doesn't seem to have a great leave as he is hit on the helmet as he is looking to duck under a bouncer. This one doesn't bounce as much as he expects it to, but is fine after the hit

New Zealand 387/5   DG Brownlie 55* (124b 7x4)

129.3

Price to Brownlie, 1 run, short of a length, turning from outside leg, punched wide of cover for one

New Zealand 389/5   DG Brownlie 56* (125b 7x4)

130.1

Jarvis to Brownlie, 2 runs, short of a length, on off, worked away past square leg, comes back for two

130.2

Jarvis to Brownlie, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched back to the bowler

130.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, (no ball) 2 runs, worked away off the pads for another couple. He was on the line with this, and is called

130.3

Jarvis to Brownlie, 3 runs, pulls this short-of-a-length ball past midwicket

New Zealand 397/5   DG Brownlie 63* (129b 7x4)

131.1

Price to Brownlie, no run, outside leg again, defended against the turn

131.2

Price to Brownlie, no run, quick and flat delivery, hits his pad from outside leg

131.3

Price to Brownlie, no run, Price manages to hit his pad again

131.4

Price to Brownlie, OUT, Price has frustrated Brownlie into playing this slow-sweep. After three dots, Brownlie clears the front leg to try and hit a length ball over midwicket. He is not close enough to cover the turn, the ball turns sharply, takes a thick edge to Taylor at slip. Price is thrilled

DG Brownlie c Taylor b Price 63 (154m 133b 7x4 0x6) SR: 47.36

New Zealand 401/6   DG Brownlie 63 (133b 7x4)
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Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo - Nov 1-5, 2011
New Zealand won by 34 runs
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New Zealand celebrate their victory, Zimbabwe v New Zealand, only Test, Bulawayo, 5th day, November 5, 2011

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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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