Player of the Match
Player of the Match
38dThe Bulletin by Siddhartha Vaidyanathan

Fleming ton crushes Bangladesh

For the second time in five days, New Zealand's well-oiled bowling attack turned in a clinical bowling display, giving their team a foothold into the semi-finals of the World Cup by beating Bangladesh by nine wickets

Match Centre

Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

SP Fleming
102(92) 10x4 - 3x6
Control %90%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 22 runs
  • 2x4 - 1x6
4 4 10 5 34 22 12 11
HJH Marshall
50(54) 2x4 - 1x6
Control %87%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 11 runs
  • 0x4 - 0x6
4 0 7 4 9 6 5 15

Best performances - Bowlers

SB Styris
O10
M1
R43
W4
Eco4.30
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
JDP Oram
O9.3
M0
R30
W3
Eco3.15
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

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:
29 | 11 Runs | NZ: 171/1 (4 runs required from 20.4 overs, RR: 5.89, RRR: 0.19)

  • Stephen Fleming101 (91b)
  • Hamish Marshall44 (53b)
  • 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