NO RESULT
2nd ODI, Birmingham, June 18, 2008, New Zealand tour of England and Scotland
(24/24 ov) 162
(19/23 ov, T:160) 127/2

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England INNINGS (24 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Bell c Vettori b Mills031000.00
Luke Wright c Styris b Elliott52385362136.84
Kevin Pietersen c Vettori b Mason1320271065.00
Ravi Bopara run out (Taylor/†Hopkins)1019310052.63
Paul Collingwood (c)c Flynn b Elliott37242741154.16
Owais Shah lbw b Elliott18181511100.00
Dimitri Mascarenhas c †Hopkins b Southee23131830176.92
Tim Ambrose c Taylor b Mills1670016.66
Graeme Swann c †Hopkins b Southee1250050.00
Stuart Broad run out (Flynn/†Hopkins)1220050.00
James Anderson not out 00-00-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1, w 2)6
TOTAL24 Ov (RR: 6.75)162
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Ian Bell, 0.3 ov), 2-40 (Kevin Pietersen, 7.4 ov), 3-77 (Luke Wright, 12.4 ov), 4-80 (Ravi Bopara, 13.5 ov), 5-126 (Owais Shah, 18.6 ov), 6-137 (Paul Collingwood, 20.3 ov), 7-147 (Tim Ambrose, 22.2 ov), 8-161 (Dimitri Mascarenhas, 23.3 ov), 9-161 (Graeme Swann, 23.4 ov), 10-162 (Stuart Broad, 23.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kyle Mills512424.80183000
0.3 to IR Bell, oh dear! A bit of swing again, and Bell's attempted leg-glance turns into a loopy leading edge. Daniel Vettori sprints back from mid-off, watches the ball over his shoulder, and safely into his hands. The local lad is gone for a duck. 0/1
22.2 to TR Ambrose, low full toss on the stumps, Ambrose tries to clip it through leg and it lobs straight to Taylor at midwicket. Straightfoward catch. 147/7
Tim Southee503527.00155010
23.3 to AD Mascarenhas, and there goes Mascarenhas. Southee had been pitching them full, he digs this one in short outside off, Mascarenhas tries to pull and his top edge flies high towards square leg, Hopkins runs around and makes excellent ground, diving forward in the end to take a super catch.. 161/8
23.4 to GP Swann, and Southee gets another! Short on the stumps now, Swann's swipe turns into a top edge that flies straighter up in the air and this one is an easier catch for Hopkins. 161/9
Michael Mason2024112.0061201
7.4 to KP Pietersen, and you have to say that was coming. Pietersen never got going today. This was a better length for a full-blooded drive, but his shot was in the air all the way, and Daniel Vettori in the covers made no mistake. A very important breakthrough for New Zealand. 40/2
Grant Elliott502334.60152010
12.4 to LJ Wright, "That's six, that's six, that's out!" declares Cricinfo's Bumble Lloyd, and whatdaya know, he's right! Wright climbed into a massive mow over the covers, but didn't get enough bat on it. Still, a fine momentum-seizing innings. Well bowled by Elliott as well. Steady throughout his spell, plugging away outside off, and earning his reward. 77/3
18.6 to OA Shah, another wicket for Elliott! Slower ball this time, 60.5mph, Shah rooted to the crease and tries for a cross-batted slog over midwicket, he's struck on the pad dead in front and that's an easy decision for Steve Davis.. 126/5
20.3 to PD Collingwood, excellent catch from Flynn! Elliott's slower ball does the job again. Wide outside off, Collingwood drives hard in the air towards deep cover, Flynn runs in and takes the catch diving forward at full stretch. Well held.. 137/6
Daniel Vettori502705.40150100
Scott Styris2026013.0044100
New Zealand INNINGS (Target: 160 runs from 23 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jamie How c Shah b Broad1618183088.88
Brendon McCullum not out 60518250117.64
Ross Taylor c Wright b Collingwood25212850119.04
Scott Styris not out 1924301079.16
Extras(lb 4, w 3)7
TOTAL19 Ov (RR: 6.68, 82 Mts)127/2
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Jamie How, 3.6 ov), 2-79 (Ross Taylor, 10.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson301605.33112020
Stuart Broad302819.3375000
3.6 to JM How, and Broad breaks through! Angled it in towards the pads of How, who tried to clip through the leg side but couldn't keep the ball down and it went straight to Shah at short midwicket. 25/1
Paul Collingwood402315.75112000
10.6 to LRPL Taylor, a low full toss on the stumps, Taylor slogs again but he doesn't get enough of it and finds the man at deep midwicket. England must have known that was coming, the way Taylor was slogging everything in the last over or so. 79/2
Luke Wright302006.6672010
Graeme Swann502605.20122000
Dimitri Mascarenhas1010010.0001000
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MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
Series
Season2008
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2709
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30.
Match days18 June 2008 - day (50-over match)
ODI debut
Grant Elliott
Grant Elliott
Umpires
England
Ian Gould
Australia
Steve Davis
TV Umpire
England
Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
England
Richard Kettleborough
Match Referee
India
Javagal Srinath
MATCH NOTES
  • England innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 6.1 - 9.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 9.1 - 11.0
  • England: 50 runs in 9.2 overs (56 balls), Extras 1
  • LJ Wright: 50 off 33 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Rain: England - 77/3 in 12.4 overs (RS Bopara 10)
  • England: 100 runs in 16.3 overs (100 balls), Extras 3
  • England: 150 runs in 22.4 overs (139 balls), Extras 6
  • New Zealand innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 4.1 - 7.0
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 7.1 overs (46 balls), Extras 4
  • Power Play 3: Overs 7.1 - 9.0
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (BB McCullum 24, LRPL Taylor 24, Ex 3)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 14.5 overs (92 balls), Extras 6
  • BB McCullum: 50 off 42 balls (5 x 4)