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    5.1 McCullum is run out He returned for the second run after cutting it towards third man. He threw in a dive but couldn't make it back into the crease. Big blow this. 40/2
    3.5 Caught at third man. It was a length delivery outside off, Aaron goes for a big flashy on-the-up lofted drive but edges it down to third man where Davids rushes forward and dives to take a neat catch 33/1
    6.4 moves down the track, backs outside leg in the process, and goes for a big lofted off drive but edges it behind 54/3
    10.1 Cumming is run out. It was driven straight to covers. Cumming had backed out too far. Gibbs took aim and fired in a direct hit at the non-striker's end. 79/5
    8.1 Davids, who was talking to the tv comms through the microphone, runs out another victim! What a strange thing! It was driven to him at long-on; he charged out and fired in a throw at the striker's end. gone. 63/4
    13.2 He tries to repeat that shot but deflects the ball straight to short fine-leg 116/6
    15.5 Another one taken by Gibbs near the boundary. Mascarenhas swings it high and high into the evening sky. Gibbs waits for gravity to do its bit before pocketing the catch at long-on 131/8
    13.6 Another one goes down. He lifts a length delivery straight to long-on where Gibbs pouches it safely 118/7
    16.3 walks to the off side and paddles the short-of-length delivery straight to short fine-leg . just one more wicket left 136/9
    not out
    17.1 All over. Crack of Doom-iny strikes. Slow through the air, lands on a length on the middle, moves past the slog sweep and hits the middle stump. 139/10
    3 (w 3)
    139 all out (17.1 Overs, RR: 8.09)
    Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Aaron Redmond, 3.5 ov), 2-40 (Brendon McCullum, 5.1 ov), 3-54 (Hamish Rutherford, 6.4 ov), 4-63 (Neil Broom, 8.1 ov), 5-79 (Craig Cumming, 10.1 ov), 6-116 (Nathan McCullum, 13.2 ov), 7-118 (Ian Butler, 13.6 ov), 8-131 (Dimitri Mascarenhas, 15.5 ov), 9-136 (Derek de Boorder, 16.3 ov), 10-139 (Neil Wagner, 17.1 ov)
    M Zondeki402616.50134010
    RK Kleinveldt302438.0083100
    VD Philander302719.0053020
    CW Henderson402506.2571100
    JL Ontong2027013.5005000
    JP Duminy1.101028.5732000

Match Notes

Otago 2nd innings Partnerships

33BB McCullumAJ Redmond
7BB McCullumHD Rutherford
14CD CummingHD Rutherford
9CD CummingNT Broom
16CD CummingNL McCullum
37AD MascarenhasNL McCullum
2AD MascarenhasIG Butler
13AD MascarenhasDC de Boorder
5WC McSkimmingDC de Boorder
3WC McSkimmingN Wagner