Result
31st Match, North Sound, Apr 2 2007, Super Eights, ICC World Cup
(29.2/50 ov, target 175)
178/1
New Zealand won by 9 wickets (with 124 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
NZ Innings
Full commentary

Another professional performance from New Zealand. Another win. Two more points in the kitty. Six in total. Tough opposition awaits them though. Australia, Sri Lanka and South Africa. Hopefully.... we will get to see some tough contests.

Man-of-the-Match: Shane Bond

This is Sriram Veera, signing off. Ta!

29.2
6
Mohammad Ashraful to Marshall, SIX runs
Marshall finishes the game off with a biggie. Down he went on his knee and disposed a flighted delivery over deep midwicket.
29.1
1
Mohammad Ashraful to Fleming, 1 run
slightly short in length, on middle and leg, flicked to deep midwicket for a single
end of over 2911 runs
NZ: 171/1CRR: 5.89 • RRR: 0.19 • Need 4 runs from 20 overs
Stephen Fleming101 (91)
Hamish Marshall44 (53)
Abdur Razzak8-0-38-0
Mohammad Rafique5-0-37-0
28.6
1
Abdur Razzak to Fleming, 1 run
on the leg and middle, worked through square-leg
28.5
4
Abdur Razzak to Fleming, FOUR runs
Fleming gets his eight ODI hundred. Also reaches 1000 runs in World Cup games. Take a bow Stephen Fleming. Full, on the middle and leg, he went down on a bent knee and slog-swept it to long leg.
28.4
2
Abdur Razzak to Fleming, 2 runs
moves to 96 with a thrash to widish long on. one hit away from the landmark
28.3
2
Abdur Razzak to Fleming, 2 runs
Fleming is peppering the cow corner. Tossed up outside off and he slog swept it, high in the air, in that region between deep midwicket and long on
28.2
1
Abdur Razzak to Marshall, 1 run
flat and on the leg and middle, bunted past square-leg
28.2
1w
Abdur Razzak to Marshall, 1 wide
slips down the leg side. He pushed that one through quicker and lost control in the process