New Zealand vs Zimbabwe - 1st ODI Live Score

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University Oval, Dunedin on 03 February 2012 (Time: 00:00 GMT | 05:30 IST)

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  • Result: New Zealand won by 90 runs
New Zealand 248/10 (48.3 overs) New Zealand won by 90 runs
Zimbabwe 158/10 (41.1 overs) Zimbabwe in New Zealand 2012
  University Oval, Dunedin
Zimbabwe 1st innings (41.1 Overs) R B 4s 6s SR  
  Hamilton Masakadza  runout (A Ellis) 7 19 1 0 36.84  
  Stuart Matsikenyeri  lbw K Mills 1 2 0 0 50  
  Regis Chakabva  c R Nicol b K Mills 2 12 0 0 16.67  
  Brendan Taylor (c) c A Ellis b R Nicol 58 68 8 1 85.29  
  Tatenda Taibu (wk) c K Williamson b A Ellis 20 39 2 0 51.28  
  Malcolm Waller  lbw R Nicol 12 20 0 0 60  
  Elton Chigumbura  c D Bracewell b D Bracewell 15 16 2 0 93.75  
  Keegan Meth  lbw R Nicol 10 26 1 0 38.46  
  Shingirai Masakadza  c R Nicol b K Mills 2 5 0 0 40  
  Ray Price  not out 26 35 5 0 74.29  
  Kyle Jarvis  St B McCullum bR Nicol 2 5 0 0 40  
  Extras (b 0, lb 0, w 3, nb 0,p 0) 3  
      158   (3.84 runs per over)
  Total (10 wickets; 41.1 overs; 158)            
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 0.6overs) , 2-10 (Hamilton Masakadza, 5.2overs) , 3-15 (Regis Chakabva, 6.1overs) , 4-67 (Tatenda Taibu, 19.5overs) , 5-97 (Brendan Taylor, 25.3overs) , 6-110 (Malcolm Waller, 27.6overs) , 7-119 (Elton Chigumbura, 29.4overs) , 8-122 (Shingirai Masakadza, 30.5overs) , 9-156 (Keegan Meth, 39.2overs) , 10-158 (Kyle Jarvis, 41.1overs)
Bowling 0 M R Econ W nb wd
  Kyle Mills 8.0 2 26 3.25 3 0 0
  Nathan McCullum 5.0 0 19 3.80 0 0 0
  Tim Southee 8.0 0 27 3.38 0 0 1
  Doug Bracewell 8.0 1 33 4.13 1 0 1
  Andrew Ellis 8.0 1 34 4.25 1 0 0
  Rob Nicol 4.1 0 19 4.63 4 0 1
New Zealand 1st innings (48.3 Overs) R B 4s 6s SR  
  Rob Nicol  c Brendan Taylor b K Meth 0 5 0 0 0.00  
  Martin Guptill  b E Chigumbura 70 66 9 0 106.06  
  Brendon McCullum  lbw K Jarvis 3 3 0 0 100  
  Kane Williamson  c S Masakadza b S Masakadza 35 53 4 0 66.04  
  Tom Latham  c T Taibu b E Chigumbura 24 33 3 0 72.73  
  Dean Brownlie  runout (R Chakabva) 19 28 2 0 67.86  
  Nathan McCullum  b S Masakadza 30 42 2 0 71.43  
  Andrew Ellis  b S Masakadza 33 30 4 0 110  
  Doug Bracewell  not out 8 15 0 0 53.33  
  Kyle Mills  b K Jarvis 7 12 1 0 58.33  
  Tim Southee  lbw S Masakadza 3 4 0 0 75  
  Extras (b 0, lb 4, w 7, nb 0,p 0) 11  
      248   (5.13 runs per over)
  Total (10 wickets; 48.3 overs; 248)            
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Rob Nicol, 0.5overs) , 2-4 (Brendon McCullum, 1.2overs) , 3-92 (Kane Williamson, 16.3overs) , 4-130 (Martin Guptill, 24.4overs) , 5-147 (Tom Latham, 28.6overs) , 6-166 (Dean Brownlie, 33.1overs) , 7-223 (Andrew Ellis, 42.4overs) , 8-230 (Nathan McCullum, 44.3overs) , 9-241 (Kyle Mills, 47.3overs) , 10-248 (Tim Southee, 48.3overs)
Bowling 0 M R Econ W nb wd
  Shingirai Masakadza 9.3 0 46 4.95 4 0 3
  Elton Chigumbura 10.0 0 46 4.60 2 0 0
  Ray Price 10.0 1 47 4.70 0 0 0
  Kyle Jarvis 9.0 1 41 4.56 2 0 1
  Hamilton Masakadza 3.0 0 13 4.33 0 0 2
  Keegan Meth 7.0 0 48 6.86 1 0 3
Match notes  
  Toss: Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to Fielding
  Series: Zimbabwe in New Zealand 2012
  Umpires: Enamul Haque,Ban, Chris Gaffaney,NZ
  Third Umpire: Rod Tucker,Aus
  Match Referee: David Boon,Aus
New Zealand 248/10 (48.3 overs) New Zealand RR: 5.13
Zimbabwe 158/10 (41.1 overs) Zimbabwe RR: 3.84
 
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Highlights
Meth to Nicol, out Caught by Brendan Taylor!! That is the early wicket that Zimbabwe wanted. Full ball and it curves away outside off, lures Nicol into the drive as he goes after it, the thick outside edge is snapped up by Brendan Taylor at first slip, NZ suffer an early jolt. Nicol c Brendan Taylor b Meth 0(5)
Jarvis to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! This is disaster for New Zealand. Good length ball just outside off and it darts back in sharply, Brendon gets forward and misjudges it completely, he gets hit on the pads and Zimbabwe appeal, the umpire gives it out and Brendon opts for the review, replays show that the impact was just outside the line of off stump and was just kissing the bails, the umpire's decision stays, NZ in deep trouble now. Brendon McCullum lbw b Jarvis 3(3)
Meth to Williamson, FOUR, handsome stroke this from Williamson, overpitched and on the pads, Williamson leans forward and flicks it into the gap at mid on, rolls to the wide long on fence
Jarvis to Williamson, FOUR, inside edged but safe, short ball on the middle and leg stump, Williamson goes for the pull but the ball does not bounce much, gets a bottom edge that goes past the stumps and to the fine leg fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, that is emphatic from Guptill, length ball and in the slot outside off, Guptill presents the full face of the bat and creams it to the long on fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, edged but safe, length ball and it nips away off the seam outside off, Guptill goes for the drive and the ball goes past the gap at first slip and the keeper, Taylor dives to his left but he cannot get there as the ball goes to the third man fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, Meth again overpitches and Guptill makes him pay, he leans forward and creams the drive past cover, the ball scoots away to the deep extra cover fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, poor bowling this from Meth, he overcompensates for the wide by bowling an overpitched delivery on leg stump, Guptill flicks it to the deep square leg boundary
Jarvis to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball to end the over, full ball and on the pads, Guptill clubs it to wide long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, another great shot by Guptill, short of length ball outside off, Guptill goes on the backfoot and twirls his wrists nicely, whips it to the straightish mid wicket fence, Waller gives chase but he cannot stop it
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, more runs and it ends a poor over, it has all been leg-sidish in this over, on leg stump and Guptill just helps it along the way, glances it to the fine leg fence as Jarvis cannot get there
Price to Williamson, FOUR, innovative stuff from Williamson, the flatter arm ball outside off, Williamson moves to the off side and bends down, hoicks it over deep square leg for a boundary
Price to Williamson, FOUR, and again, flatter ball outside off, Williamson goes for the sweep but this time he does not connect it well, rolls to the deep backward square leg fence where the fielder dives but he cannot reach it
Shingirai to Williamson, out Caught&Bowled!! Immediately after the break, Zimbabwe break this partnership. Short of a length, slower delivery just outside off, Williamson goes for the drive but is surprised by the change of pace, he does not get to the pitch and he chips it back to Shingirai, he is on his followthrough and he dives forward to take a good low catch. Williamson c and b Shingirai 35(53) [4s-4]
Price to Guptill, 1 run, flatter ball on the middle and leg stump, Guptill turns it to square leg and brings up his 13th ODI FIFTY
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, short ball outside off and it sits up nicely for Guptill, he gets on top of the bounce and pulls it to deep mid wicket for a boundary
Shingirai to Guptill, 1 run, almost a run-out chance, good length ball just outside off, Guptill pushes it to cover as Latham calls for a quick single, Guptill is late in responding and he puts in the hard strides, the fielder has a shy at the striker's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner if that had hit
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, that is a great way to get off the mark, full ball outside off, Latham leans on the shot and caresses it to the sweeper cover fence for a boundary
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, oh dear, another poor ball and Latham makes him pay, short and slightly wide outside off, Latham cracks it to the deep backward point boundary
Price to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball from Price this time, short ball down the leg side, Guptill swivels and pulls it to the long leg fence
Chigumbura to Guptill, out Bowled!! Chigumbura sends back the dangerous Guptill. Good length ball on the off stump and gets it to nip back in off the seam sharply, it keeps a bit low as Guptill shuffles to the off side and looks to flick it, he misses it and the ball crashes into middle and leg stump, Guptill bends down and is disappointed as he trudges off. Guptill b Chigumbura 70(66) [4s-9]
Price to Latham, FOUR, Latham is slowly growing in confidence, fuller in length on the pads, Latham comes down the track and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, he really timed it well, good bat speed generated
Chigumbura to Latham, leg byes, 1 run, Latham survives a run-out, short of length ball on leg stump, Latham looks to nudge it to the leg side, the ball runs off the pads to short mid, lots of hesitation in the running as both stutter to take the run, Chigumbura has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner
Chigumbura to Latham, out Caught by Taibu!! Latham's stay has ended. Full ball around the off stump, Latham goes for the drive and the thick outside edge is snapped up by Taibu who dives to his left and takes a sharp catch. Latham c Taibu b Chigumbura 24(33) [4s-3]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Chigumbura drags the length short and Nathan has ample time to rock back and pull it to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, Jarvis this time drags it short and Brownlie mauls the pull shot to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again outside off, this time Brownlie crashes it to the deep backward point fence
Masakadza to N McCullum, out Brownlie Run Out!! Another one bites the dust. Full ball outside off, Nathan drives it to mid off and sets off for a quick single, Chakabva moves in and has a shy at the striker's end, he scores a direct hit even as Brownlie puts in the stretch, he is well short of the crease and Brownlie has to walk back. Brownlie run out (Chakabva) 19(28) [4s-2]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Nathan has decided to be aggressive here, short of length ball on the middle and leg stump, Nathan charges down the track, the bat face turns in his hand, but he still goes through with the shot and thwacks it to deep mid wicket
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, poor start for Meth, short and wide delivery outside off, Ellis frees his arms and creams the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Ellis, good length ball outside off, Ellis plays it late as he opens the bat face and steers it to third man for a boundary
Chigumbura to Ellis, FOUR, wonderfully done, short and wide ball outside off, Ellis makes room and hammers the square cut to the deep point fence
Shingirai to Ellis, FOUR, the third low full toss in the over, he bowls it slower as Ellis spots it, he clears the front leg and opens his stance up, clobbers it to wide long on for a boundary
Shingirai to Ellis, out Bowled!! Good innings from Ellis comes to an end. The back of the hand slower delivery, pitches it fuller on the stumps, Ellis is too early into the shot as he tries to swipe it to mid wicket, he swings and misses as the ball crashes into the stumps, Shingirai has ended a dangerous stand. Ellis b Shingirai 33(30) [4s-4]
Meth to Nicol, out Caught by Brendan Taylor!! That is the early wicket that Zimbabwe wanted. Full ball and it curves away outside off, lures Nicol into the drive as he goes after it, the thick outside edge is snapped up by Brendan Taylor at first slip, NZ suffer an early jolt. Nicol c Brendan Taylor b Meth 0(5)
Jarvis to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! This is disaster for New Zealand. Good length ball just outside off and it darts back in sharply, Brendon gets forward and misjudges it completely, he gets hit on the pads and Zimbabwe appeal, the umpire gives it out and Brendon opts for the review, replays show that the impact was just outside the line of off stump and was just kissing the bails, the umpire's decision stays, NZ in deep trouble now. Brendon McCullum lbw b Jarvis 3(3)
Meth to Williamson, FOUR, handsome stroke this from Williamson, overpitched and on the pads, Williamson leans forward and flicks it into the gap at mid on, rolls to the wide long on fence
Jarvis to Williamson, FOUR, inside edged but safe, short ball on the middle and leg stump, Williamson goes for the pull but the ball does not bounce much, gets a bottom edge that goes past the stumps and to the fine leg fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, that is emphatic from Guptill, length ball and in the slot outside off, Guptill presents the full face of the bat and creams it to the long on fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, edged but safe, length ball and it nips away off the seam outside off, Guptill goes for the drive and the ball goes past the gap at first slip and the keeper, Taylor dives to his left but he cannot get there as the ball goes to the third man fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, Meth again overpitches and Guptill makes him pay, he leans forward and creams the drive past cover, the ball scoots away to the deep extra cover fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, poor bowling this from Meth, he overcompensates for the wide by bowling an overpitched delivery on leg stump, Guptill flicks it to the deep square leg boundary
Jarvis to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball to end the over, full ball and on the pads, Guptill clubs it to wide long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, another great shot by Guptill, short of length ball outside off, Guptill goes on the backfoot and twirls his wrists nicely, whips it to the straightish mid wicket fence, Waller gives chase but he cannot stop it
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, more runs and it ends a poor over, it has all been leg-sidish in this over, on leg stump and Guptill just helps it along the way, glances it to the fine leg fence as Jarvis cannot get there
Price to Williamson, FOUR, innovative stuff from Williamson, the flatter arm ball outside off, Williamson moves to the off side and bends down, hoicks it over deep square leg for a boundary
Price to Williamson, FOUR, and again, flatter ball outside off, Williamson goes for the sweep but this time he does not connect it well, rolls to the deep backward square leg fence where the fielder dives but he cannot reach it
Shingirai to Williamson, out Caught&Bowled!! Immediately after the break, Zimbabwe break this partnership. Short of a length, slower delivery just outside off, Williamson goes for the drive but is surprised by the change of pace, he does not get to the pitch and he chips it back to Shingirai, he is on his followthrough and he dives forward to take a good low catch. Williamson c and b Shingirai 35(53) [4s-4]
Price to Guptill, 1 run, flatter ball on the middle and leg stump, Guptill turns it to square leg and brings up his 13th ODI FIFTY
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, short ball outside off and it sits up nicely for Guptill, he gets on top of the bounce and pulls it to deep mid wicket for a boundary
Shingirai to Guptill, 1 run, almost a run-out chance, good length ball just outside off, Guptill pushes it to cover as Latham calls for a quick single, Guptill is late in responding and he puts in the hard strides, the fielder has a shy at the striker's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner if that had hit
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, that is a great way to get off the mark, full ball outside off, Latham leans on the shot and caresses it to the sweeper cover fence for a boundary
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, oh dear, another poor ball and Latham makes him pay, short and slightly wide outside off, Latham cracks it to the deep backward point boundary
Price to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball from Price this time, short ball down the leg side, Guptill swivels and pulls it to the long leg fence
Chigumbura to Guptill, out Bowled!! Chigumbura sends back the dangerous Guptill. Good length ball on the off stump and gets it to nip back in off the seam sharply, it keeps a bit low as Guptill shuffles to the off side and looks to flick it, he misses it and the ball crashes into middle and leg stump, Guptill bends down and is disappointed as he trudges off. Guptill b Chigumbura 70(66) [4s-9]
Price to Latham, FOUR, Latham is slowly growing in confidence, fuller in length on the pads, Latham comes down the track and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, he really timed it well, good bat speed generated
Chigumbura to Latham, leg byes, 1 run, Latham survives a run-out, short of length ball on leg stump, Latham looks to nudge it to the leg side, the ball runs off the pads to short mid, lots of hesitation in the running as both stutter to take the run, Chigumbura has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner
Chigumbura to Latham, out Caught by Taibu!! Latham's stay has ended. Full ball around the off stump, Latham goes for the drive and the thick outside edge is snapped up by Taibu who dives to his left and takes a sharp catch. Latham c Taibu b Chigumbura 24(33) [4s-3]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Chigumbura drags the length short and Nathan has ample time to rock back and pull it to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, Jarvis this time drags it short and Brownlie mauls the pull shot to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again outside off, this time Brownlie crashes it to the deep backward point fence
Masakadza to N McCullum, out Brownlie Run Out!! Another one bites the dust. Full ball outside off, Nathan drives it to mid off and sets off for a quick single, Chakabva moves in and has a shy at the striker's end, he scores a direct hit even as Brownlie puts in the stretch, he is well short of the crease and Brownlie has to walk back. Brownlie run out (Chakabva) 19(28) [4s-2]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Nathan has decided to be aggressive here, short of length ball on the middle and leg stump, Nathan charges down the track, the bat face turns in his hand, but he still goes through with the shot and thwacks it to deep mid wicket
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, poor start for Meth, short and wide delivery outside off, Ellis frees his arms and creams the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Ellis, good length ball outside off, Ellis plays it late as he opens the bat face and steers it to third man for a boundary
Chigumbura to Ellis, FOUR, wonderfully done, short and wide ball outside off, Ellis makes room and hammers the square cut to the deep point fence
Shingirai to Ellis, FOUR, the third low full toss in the over, he bowls it slower as Ellis spots it, he clears the front leg and opens his stance up, clobbers it to wide long on for a boundary
Shingirai to Ellis, out Bowled!! Good innings from Ellis comes to an end. The back of the hand slower delivery, pitches it fuller on the stumps, Ellis is too early into the shot as he tries to swipe it to mid wicket, he swings and misses as the ball crashes into the stumps, Shingirai has ended a dangerous stand. Ellis b Shingirai 33(30) [4s-4]
Shingirai to N McCullum, out Bowled!! This is good bowling from Shingirai. He bowls a yorker length delivery on the stumps, Nathan looks to mow it over wide long on, he misses and the ball hits the stumps, Zimbabwe are pulling it back nicely here. N McCullum b Shingirai 30(42) [4s-2]
Shingirai to Kyle Mills, FOUR, much needed boundary for Mills, the back of the hand slower delivery, lands this slightly short outside off, Mills leans back and lashes the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Jarvis to Kyle Mills, out Bowled!! This has been good bowling in the death overs from Zimbabwe. Full and straight delivery on the stumps, Mills makes room and looks to loft it inside out over cover, he misses and the ball makes a mess of the stumps. Kyle Mills b Jarvis 7(12) [4s-1]
Shingirai to Southee, out Lbw!! That is the end of the innings and this is Shingirai's best ODI bowling figures. Full ball slanting in on the middle and leg stump, Southee is caught on the crease as he looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, Shingirai appeals and the umpire gives it out, that looked like hitting middle and leg, superb bowling towards the end from Zimbabwe. Southee lbw b Shingirai 3(4)
Meth to Nicol, out Caught by Brendan Taylor!! That is the early wicket that Zimbabwe wanted. Full ball and it curves away outside off, lures Nicol into the drive as he goes after it, the thick outside edge is snapped up by Brendan Taylor at first slip, NZ suffer an early jolt. Nicol c Brendan Taylor b Meth 0(5)
Jarvis to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! This is disaster for New Zealand. Good length ball just outside off and it darts back in sharply, Brendon gets forward and misjudges it completely, he gets hit on the pads and Zimbabwe appeal, the umpire gives it out and Brendon opts for the review, replays show that the impact was just outside the line of off stump and was just kissing the bails, the umpire's decision stays, NZ in deep trouble now. Brendon McCullum lbw b Jarvis 3(3)
Meth to Williamson, FOUR, handsome stroke this from Williamson, overpitched and on the pads, Williamson leans forward and flicks it into the gap at mid on, rolls to the wide long on fence
Jarvis to Williamson, FOUR, inside edged but safe, short ball on the middle and leg stump, Williamson goes for the pull but the ball does not bounce much, gets a bottom edge that goes past the stumps and to the fine leg fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, that is emphatic from Guptill, length ball and in the slot outside off, Guptill presents the full face of the bat and creams it to the long on fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, edged but safe, length ball and it nips away off the seam outside off, Guptill goes for the drive and the ball goes past the gap at first slip and the keeper, Taylor dives to his left but he cannot get there as the ball goes to the third man fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, Meth again overpitches and Guptill makes him pay, he leans forward and creams the drive past cover, the ball scoots away to the deep extra cover fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, poor bowling this from Meth, he overcompensates for the wide by bowling an overpitched delivery on leg stump, Guptill flicks it to the deep square leg boundary
Jarvis to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball to end the over, full ball and on the pads, Guptill clubs it to wide long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, another great shot by Guptill, short of length ball outside off, Guptill goes on the backfoot and twirls his wrists nicely, whips it to the straightish mid wicket fence, Waller gives chase but he cannot stop it
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, more runs and it ends a poor over, it has all been leg-sidish in this over, on leg stump and Guptill just helps it along the way, glances it to the fine leg fence as Jarvis cannot get there
Price to Williamson, FOUR, innovative stuff from Williamson, the flatter arm ball outside off, Williamson moves to the off side and bends down, hoicks it over deep square leg for a boundary
Price to Williamson, FOUR, and again, flatter ball outside off, Williamson goes for the sweep but this time he does not connect it well, rolls to the deep backward square leg fence where the fielder dives but he cannot reach it
Shingirai to Williamson, out Caught&Bowled!! Immediately after the break, Zimbabwe break this partnership. Short of a length, slower delivery just outside off, Williamson goes for the drive but is surprised by the change of pace, he does not get to the pitch and he chips it back to Shingirai, he is on his followthrough and he dives forward to take a good low catch. Williamson c and b Shingirai 35(53) [4s-4]
Price to Guptill, 1 run, flatter ball on the middle and leg stump, Guptill turns it to square leg and brings up his 13th ODI FIFTY
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, short ball outside off and it sits up nicely for Guptill, he gets on top of the bounce and pulls it to deep mid wicket for a boundary
Shingirai to Guptill, 1 run, almost a run-out chance, good length ball just outside off, Guptill pushes it to cover as Latham calls for a quick single, Guptill is late in responding and he puts in the hard strides, the fielder has a shy at the striker's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner if that had hit
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, that is a great way to get off the mark, full ball outside off, Latham leans on the shot and caresses it to the sweeper cover fence for a boundary
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, oh dear, another poor ball and Latham makes him pay, short and slightly wide outside off, Latham cracks it to the deep backward point boundary
Price to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball from Price this time, short ball down the leg side, Guptill swivels and pulls it to the long leg fence
Chigumbura to Guptill, out Bowled!! Chigumbura sends back the dangerous Guptill. Good length ball on the off stump and gets it to nip back in off the seam sharply, it keeps a bit low as Guptill shuffles to the off side and looks to flick it, he misses it and the ball crashes into middle and leg stump, Guptill bends down and is disappointed as he trudges off. Guptill b Chigumbura 70(66) [4s-9]
Price to Latham, FOUR, Latham is slowly growing in confidence, fuller in length on the pads, Latham comes down the track and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, he really timed it well, good bat speed generated
Chigumbura to Latham, leg byes, 1 run, Latham survives a run-out, short of length ball on leg stump, Latham looks to nudge it to the leg side, the ball runs off the pads to short mid, lots of hesitation in the running as both stutter to take the run, Chigumbura has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner
Chigumbura to Latham, out Caught by Taibu!! Latham's stay has ended. Full ball around the off stump, Latham goes for the drive and the thick outside edge is snapped up by Taibu who dives to his left and takes a sharp catch. Latham c Taibu b Chigumbura 24(33) [4s-3]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Chigumbura drags the length short and Nathan has ample time to rock back and pull it to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, Jarvis this time drags it short and Brownlie mauls the pull shot to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again outside off, this time Brownlie crashes it to the deep backward point fence
Masakadza to N McCullum, out Brownlie Run Out!! Another one bites the dust. Full ball outside off, Nathan drives it to mid off and sets off for a quick single, Chakabva moves in and has a shy at the striker's end, he scores a direct hit even as Brownlie puts in the stretch, he is well short of the crease and Brownlie has to walk back. Brownlie run out (Chakabva) 19(28) [4s-2]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Nathan has decided to be aggressive here, short of length ball on the middle and leg stump, Nathan charges down the track, the bat face turns in his hand, but he still goes through with the shot and thwacks it to deep mid wicket
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, poor start for Meth, short and wide delivery outside off, Ellis frees his arms and creams the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Ellis, good length ball outside off, Ellis plays it late as he opens the bat face and steers it to third man for a boundary
Chigumbura to Ellis, FOUR, wonderfully done, short and wide ball outside off, Ellis makes room and hammers the square cut to the deep point fence
Shingirai to Ellis, FOUR, the third low full toss in the over, he bowls it slower as Ellis spots it, he clears the front leg and opens his stance up, clobbers it to wide long on for a boundary
Shingirai to Ellis, out Bowled!! Good innings from Ellis comes to an end. The back of the hand slower delivery, pitches it fuller on the stumps, Ellis is too early into the shot as he tries to swipe it to mid wicket, he swings and misses as the ball crashes into the stumps, Shingirai has ended a dangerous stand. Ellis b Shingirai 33(30) [4s-4]
Shingirai to N McCullum, out Bowled!! This is good bowling from Shingirai. He bowls a yorker length delivery on the stumps, Nathan looks to mow it over wide long on, he misses and the ball hits the stumps, Zimbabwe are pulling it back nicely here. N McCullum b Shingirai 30(42) [4s-2]
Shingirai to Kyle Mills, FOUR, much needed boundary for Mills, the back of the hand slower delivery, lands this slightly short outside off, Mills leans back and lashes the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Jarvis to Kyle Mills, out Bowled!! This has been good bowling in the death overs from Zimbabwe. Full and straight delivery on the stumps, Mills makes room and looks to loft it inside out over cover, he misses and the ball makes a mess of the stumps. Kyle Mills b Jarvis 7(12) [4s-1]
Shingirai to Southee, out Lbw!! That is the end of the innings and this is Shingirai's best ODI bowling figures. Full ball slanting in on the middle and leg stump, Southee is caught on the crease as he looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, Shingirai appeals and the umpire gives it out, that looked like hitting middle and leg, superb bowling towards the end from Zimbabwe. Southee lbw b Shingirai 3(4)
Meth to Nicol, out Caught by Brendan Taylor!! That is the early wicket that Zimbabwe wanted. Full ball and it curves away outside off, lures Nicol into the drive as he goes after it, the thick outside edge is snapped up by Brendan Taylor at first slip, NZ suffer an early jolt. Nicol c Brendan Taylor b Meth 0(5)
Jarvis to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! This is disaster for New Zealand. Good length ball just outside off and it darts back in sharply, Brendon gets forward and misjudges it completely, he gets hit on the pads and Zimbabwe appeal, the umpire gives it out and Brendon opts for the review, replays show that the impact was just outside the line of off stump and was just kissing the bails, the umpire's decision stays, NZ in deep trouble now. Brendon McCullum lbw b Jarvis 3(3)
Meth to Williamson, FOUR, handsome stroke this from Williamson, overpitched and on the pads, Williamson leans forward and flicks it into the gap at mid on, rolls to the wide long on fence
Jarvis to Williamson, FOUR, inside edged but safe, short ball on the middle and leg stump, Williamson goes for the pull but the ball does not bounce much, gets a bottom edge that goes past the stumps and to the fine leg fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, that is emphatic from Guptill, length ball and in the slot outside off, Guptill presents the full face of the bat and creams it to the long on fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, edged but safe, length ball and it nips away off the seam outside off, Guptill goes for the drive and the ball goes past the gap at first slip and the keeper, Taylor dives to his left but he cannot get there as the ball goes to the third man fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, Meth again overpitches and Guptill makes him pay, he leans forward and creams the drive past cover, the ball scoots away to the deep extra cover fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, poor bowling this from Meth, he overcompensates for the wide by bowling an overpitched delivery on leg stump, Guptill flicks it to the deep square leg boundary
Jarvis to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball to end the over, full ball and on the pads, Guptill clubs it to wide long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, another great shot by Guptill, short of length ball outside off, Guptill goes on the backfoot and twirls his wrists nicely, whips it to the straightish mid wicket fence, Waller gives chase but he cannot stop it
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, more runs and it ends a poor over, it has all been leg-sidish in this over, on leg stump and Guptill just helps it along the way, glances it to the fine leg fence as Jarvis cannot get there
Price to Williamson, FOUR, innovative stuff from Williamson, the flatter arm ball outside off, Williamson moves to the off side and bends down, hoicks it over deep square leg for a boundary
Price to Williamson, FOUR, and again, flatter ball outside off, Williamson goes for the sweep but this time he does not connect it well, rolls to the deep backward square leg fence where the fielder dives but he cannot reach it
Shingirai to Williamson, out Caught&Bowled!! Immediately after the break, Zimbabwe break this partnership. Short of a length, slower delivery just outside off, Williamson goes for the drive but is surprised by the change of pace, he does not get to the pitch and he chips it back to Shingirai, he is on his followthrough and he dives forward to take a good low catch. Williamson c and b Shingirai 35(53) [4s-4]
Price to Guptill, 1 run, flatter ball on the middle and leg stump, Guptill turns it to square leg and brings up his 13th ODI FIFTY
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, short ball outside off and it sits up nicely for Guptill, he gets on top of the bounce and pulls it to deep mid wicket for a boundary
Shingirai to Guptill, 1 run, almost a run-out chance, good length ball just outside off, Guptill pushes it to cover as Latham calls for a quick single, Guptill is late in responding and he puts in the hard strides, the fielder has a shy at the striker's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner if that had hit
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, that is a great way to get off the mark, full ball outside off, Latham leans on the shot and caresses it to the sweeper cover fence for a boundary
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, oh dear, another poor ball and Latham makes him pay, short and slightly wide outside off, Latham cracks it to the deep backward point boundary
Price to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball from Price this time, short ball down the leg side, Guptill swivels and pulls it to the long leg fence
Chigumbura to Guptill, out Bowled!! Chigumbura sends back the dangerous Guptill. Good length ball on the off stump and gets it to nip back in off the seam sharply, it keeps a bit low as Guptill shuffles to the off side and looks to flick it, he misses it and the ball crashes into middle and leg stump, Guptill bends down and is disappointed as he trudges off. Guptill b Chigumbura 70(66) [4s-9]
Price to Latham, FOUR, Latham is slowly growing in confidence, fuller in length on the pads, Latham comes down the track and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, he really timed it well, good bat speed generated
Chigumbura to Latham, leg byes, 1 run, Latham survives a run-out, short of length ball on leg stump, Latham looks to nudge it to the leg side, the ball runs off the pads to short mid, lots of hesitation in the running as both stutter to take the run, Chigumbura has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner
Chigumbura to Latham, out Caught by Taibu!! Latham's stay has ended. Full ball around the off stump, Latham goes for the drive and the thick outside edge is snapped up by Taibu who dives to his left and takes a sharp catch. Latham c Taibu b Chigumbura 24(33) [4s-3]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Chigumbura drags the length short and Nathan has ample time to rock back and pull it to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, Jarvis this time drags it short and Brownlie mauls the pull shot to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again outside off, this time Brownlie crashes it to the deep backward point fence
Masakadza to N McCullum, out Brownlie Run Out!! Another one bites the dust. Full ball outside off, Nathan drives it to mid off and sets off for a quick single, Chakabva moves in and has a shy at the striker's end, he scores a direct hit even as Brownlie puts in the stretch, he is well short of the crease and Brownlie has to walk back. Brownlie run out (Chakabva) 19(28) [4s-2]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Nathan has decided to be aggressive here, short of length ball on the middle and leg stump, Nathan charges down the track, the bat face turns in his hand, but he still goes through with the shot and thwacks it to deep mid wicket
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, poor start for Meth, short and wide delivery outside off, Ellis frees his arms and creams the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Ellis, good length ball outside off, Ellis plays it late as he opens the bat face and steers it to third man for a boundary
Chigumbura to Ellis, FOUR, wonderfully done, short and wide ball outside off, Ellis makes room and hammers the square cut to the deep point fence
Shingirai to Ellis, FOUR, the third low full toss in the over, he bowls it slower as Ellis spots it, he clears the front leg and opens his stance up, clobbers it to wide long on for a boundary
Shingirai to Ellis, out Bowled!! Good innings from Ellis comes to an end. The back of the hand slower delivery, pitches it fuller on the stumps, Ellis is too early into the shot as he tries to swipe it to mid wicket, he swings and misses as the ball crashes into the stumps, Shingirai has ended a dangerous stand. Ellis b Shingirai 33(30) [4s-4]
Shingirai to N McCullum, out Bowled!! This is good bowling from Shingirai. He bowls a yorker length delivery on the stumps, Nathan looks to mow it over wide long on, he misses and the ball hits the stumps, Zimbabwe are pulling it back nicely here. N McCullum b Shingirai 30(42) [4s-2]
Shingirai to Kyle Mills, FOUR, much needed boundary for Mills, the back of the hand slower delivery, lands this slightly short outside off, Mills leans back and lashes the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Jarvis to Kyle Mills, out Bowled!! This has been good bowling in the death overs from Zimbabwe. Full and straight delivery on the stumps, Mills makes room and looks to loft it inside out over cover, he misses and the ball makes a mess of the stumps. Kyle Mills b Jarvis 7(12) [4s-1]
Shingirai to Southee, out Lbw!! That is the end of the innings and this is Shingirai's best ODI bowling figures. Full ball slanting in on the middle and leg stump, Southee is caught on the crease as he looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, Shingirai appeals and the umpire gives it out, that looked like hitting middle and leg, superb bowling towards the end from Zimbabwe. Southee lbw b Shingirai 3(4)
Meth to Nicol, out Caught by Brendan Taylor!! That is the early wicket that Zimbabwe wanted. Full ball and it curves away outside off, lures Nicol into the drive as he goes after it, the thick outside edge is snapped up by Brendan Taylor at first slip, NZ suffer an early jolt. Nicol c Brendan Taylor b Meth 0(5)
Jarvis to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! This is disaster for New Zealand. Good length ball just outside off and it darts back in sharply, Brendon gets forward and misjudges it completely, he gets hit on the pads and Zimbabwe appeal, the umpire gives it out and Brendon opts for the review, replays show that the impact was just outside the line of off stump and was just kissing the bails, the umpire's decision stays, NZ in deep trouble now. Brendon McCullum lbw b Jarvis 3(3)
Meth to Williamson, FOUR, handsome stroke this from Williamson, overpitched and on the pads, Williamson leans forward and flicks it into the gap at mid on, rolls to the wide long on fence
Jarvis to Williamson, FOUR, inside edged but safe, short ball on the middle and leg stump, Williamson goes for the pull but the ball does not bounce much, gets a bottom edge that goes past the stumps and to the fine leg fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, that is emphatic from Guptill, length ball and in the slot outside off, Guptill presents the full face of the bat and creams it to the long on fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, edged but safe, length ball and it nips away off the seam outside off, Guptill goes for the drive and the ball goes past the gap at first slip and the keeper, Taylor dives to his left but he cannot get there as the ball goes to the third man fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, Meth again overpitches and Guptill makes him pay, he leans forward and creams the drive past cover, the ball scoots away to the deep extra cover fence
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, poor bowling this from Meth, he overcompensates for the wide by bowling an overpitched delivery on leg stump, Guptill flicks it to the deep square leg boundary
Jarvis to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball to end the over, full ball and on the pads, Guptill clubs it to wide long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Meth to Guptill, FOUR, another great shot by Guptill, short of length ball outside off, Guptill goes on the backfoot and twirls his wrists nicely, whips it to the straightish mid wicket fence, Waller gives chase but he cannot stop it
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, more runs and it ends a poor over, it has all been leg-sidish in this over, on leg stump and Guptill just helps it along the way, glances it to the fine leg fence as Jarvis cannot get there
Price to Williamson, FOUR, innovative stuff from Williamson, the flatter arm ball outside off, Williamson moves to the off side and bends down, hoicks it over deep square leg for a boundary
Price to Williamson, FOUR, and again, flatter ball outside off, Williamson goes for the sweep but this time he does not connect it well, rolls to the deep backward square leg fence where the fielder dives but he cannot reach it
Shingirai to Williamson, out Caught&Bowled!! Immediately after the break, Zimbabwe break this partnership. Short of a length, slower delivery just outside off, Williamson goes for the drive but is surprised by the change of pace, he does not get to the pitch and he chips it back to Shingirai, he is on his followthrough and he dives forward to take a good low catch. Williamson c and b Shingirai 35(53) [4s-4]
Price to Guptill, 1 run, flatter ball on the middle and leg stump, Guptill turns it to square leg and brings up his 13th ODI FIFTY
Shingirai to Guptill, FOUR, short ball outside off and it sits up nicely for Guptill, he gets on top of the bounce and pulls it to deep mid wicket for a boundary
Shingirai to Guptill, 1 run, almost a run-out chance, good length ball just outside off, Guptill pushes it to cover as Latham calls for a quick single, Guptill is late in responding and he puts in the hard strides, the fielder has a shy at the striker's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner if that had hit
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, that is a great way to get off the mark, full ball outside off, Latham leans on the shot and caresses it to the sweeper cover fence for a boundary
Shingirai to Latham, FOUR, oh dear, another poor ball and Latham makes him pay, short and slightly wide outside off, Latham cracks it to the deep backward point boundary
Price to Guptill, FOUR, poor ball from Price this time, short ball down the leg side, Guptill swivels and pulls it to the long leg fence
Chigumbura to Guptill, out Bowled!! Chigumbura sends back the dangerous Guptill. Good length ball on the off stump and gets it to nip back in off the seam sharply, it keeps a bit low as Guptill shuffles to the off side and looks to flick it, he misses it and the ball crashes into middle and leg stump, Guptill bends down and is disappointed as he trudges off. Guptill b Chigumbura 70(66) [4s-9]
Price to Latham, FOUR, Latham is slowly growing in confidence, fuller in length on the pads, Latham comes down the track and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, he really timed it well, good bat speed generated
Chigumbura to Latham, leg byes, 1 run, Latham survives a run-out, short of length ball on leg stump, Latham looks to nudge it to the leg side, the ball runs off the pads to short mid, lots of hesitation in the running as both stutter to take the run, Chigumbura has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Latham would have been a goner
Chigumbura to Latham, out Caught by Taibu!! Latham's stay has ended. Full ball around the off stump, Latham goes for the drive and the thick outside edge is snapped up by Taibu who dives to his left and takes a sharp catch. Latham c Taibu b Chigumbura 24(33) [4s-3]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Chigumbura drags the length short and Nathan has ample time to rock back and pull it to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, Jarvis this time drags it short and Brownlie mauls the pull shot to the deep mid wicket fence
Jarvis to Brownlie, FOUR, too short again outside off, this time Brownlie crashes it to the deep backward point fence
Masakadza to N McCullum, out Brownlie Run Out!! Another one bites the dust. Full ball outside off, Nathan drives it to mid off and sets off for a quick single, Chakabva moves in and has a shy at the striker's end, he scores a direct hit even as Brownlie puts in the stretch, he is well short of the crease and Brownlie has to walk back. Brownlie run out (Chakabva) 19(28) [4s-2]
Chigumbura to N McCullum, FOUR, Nathan has decided to be aggressive here, short of length ball on the middle and leg stump, Nathan charges down the track, the bat face turns in his hand, but he still goes through with the shot and thwacks it to deep mid wicket
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, poor start for Meth, short and wide delivery outside off, Ellis frees his arms and creams the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Meth to Ellis, FOUR, cheeky stuff from Ellis, good length ball outside off, Ellis plays it late as he opens the bat face and steers it to third man for a boundary
Chigumbura to Ellis, FOUR, wonderfully done, short and wide ball outside off, Ellis makes room and hammers the square cut to the deep point fence
Shingirai to Ellis, FOUR, the third low full toss in the over, he bowls it slower as Ellis spots it, he clears the front leg and opens his stance up, clobbers it to wide long on for a boundary
Shingirai to Ellis, out Bowled!! Good innings from Ellis comes to an end. The back of the hand slower delivery, pitches it fuller on the stumps, Ellis is too early into the shot as he tries to swipe it to mid wicket, he swings and misses as the ball crashes into the stumps, Shingirai has ended a dangerous stand. Ellis b Shingirai 33(30) [4s-4]
Shingirai to N McCullum, out Bowled!! This is good bowling from Shingirai. He bowls a yorker length delivery on the stumps, Nathan looks to mow it over wide long on, he misses and the ball hits the stumps, Zimbabwe are pulling it back nicely here. N McCullum b Shingirai 30(42) [4s-2]
Shingirai to Kyle Mills, FOUR, much needed boundary for Mills, the back of the hand slower delivery, lands this slightly short outside off, Mills leans back and lashes the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Jarvis to Kyle Mills, out Bowled!! This has been good bowling in the death overs from Zimbabwe. Full and straight delivery on the stumps, Mills makes room and looks to loft it inside out over cover, he misses and the ball makes a mess of the stumps. Kyle Mills b Jarvis 7(12) [4s-1]
Shingirai to Southee, out Lbw!! That is the end of the innings and this is Shingirai's best ODI bowling figures. Full ball slanting in on the middle and leg stump, Southee is caught on the crease as he looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, Shingirai appeals and the umpire gives it out, that looked like hitting middle and leg, superb bowling towards the end from Zimbabwe. Southee lbw b Shingirai 3(4)
Highlights
Kyle Mills to Matsikenyeri, out Lbw!! Oh dear, are we seeing a repeat of Napier? Mills has gotten the breakthrough here. Good length angled in and it darts away sharply, Matsikenyeri moves to the off side and looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, NZ appeal and the umpire gives it out, Matsikenyeri does not opt for the review as he knows that the ball is hitting middle and leg. Matsikenyeri lbw b Kyle Mills 1(2)
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, 1 run, NZ miss a run-out chance, back of a length delivery just outside off, Chakabva dabs it to point and sets off for a quick single, but Hamilton hesitates and so does Chakabva, KW does the fielding and has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Chakabva was a goner there
Kyle Mills to Masakadza, FOUR, that will give him plenty of confidence, full ball and in the slot outside off, Hamilton presents the full face of the bat, presents the high elbow and thumps it to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chakabva, out Masakadza Run Out!! Superb work from Ellis. Back of a length delivery on the middle and leg stump, Chakabva nudges it to square leg, Ellis picks up and turns, has a shy at the striker's end and scores a direct hit, Hamilton was stretching as he tried to get in, but the throw was accurate, superb fielding from Ellis. Masakadza run out (Ellis) 7(19) [4s-1]
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, awesome way to get off the mark, fuller length ball just outside off, Taylor leans on it and creams the drive to the deep extra cover fence
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, out Caught by Nicol!! The carnage continues for Zimbabwe. Mills lands this short and it climbs up from the deck just outside off, Chakabva is late in dropping his wrists and he fends at it, takes the outside edge that is snapped up by Nicol at first slip. Chakabva c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(12)
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Zimbabwe need more such hits, full ball on the off stump, Taylor swings through the line and smokes it to long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor has stamped his authority on that, Southee drags this short and wide outside off, Taylor stays forward and cracks the square cut to deep point
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, emphatic from Taylor, length ball and wide outside off, Taylor frees his arms and swipes across the line, clobbers it to long on
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor is looking to take the attack to the Kiwis here, length ball outside off, Taylor charges down the track and smokes it past the bowler, purrs away to the long off fence
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, short ball outside off, Taylor makes room and looks to hook it over mid wicket, he swings and gets a top edge that goes over the keeper and to the third man fence, Brendon McCullum shakes his head
Southee to Taibu, FOUR, Zimbabwe are consolidating here, short and wide ball outside off, Taibu slaps it into the gap and the ball scoots to the third man fence
Ellis to Taibu, FOUR, Taibu makes even better connection, Ellis bowls it on a good length just outside off, Taibu heaves it to the deep mid wicket fence
Ellis to Taibu, out Caught by Williamson!! Just when Zimbabwe were looking to rebuild, Taibu departs. Ellis gets his first ODI wicket. Full ball outside off, Taibu looks to loft it over mid off, but the ball hits the bat high on the splice and he miscues it completely, the ball sails to long off where Williamson takes a simple catch. Taibu c Williamson b Ellis 20(39) [4s-2]
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, full ball just outside off, Taylor dabs it to short cover, sets off for a suicidal single, Bracewell runs in and has a shy at the bowler's end, but he misses, Taylor was a goner if that had hit
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, loose ball from Ellis, length ball and down the leg stump, Taylor uses the pace and glances it to the fine leg fence
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Brendan is continuing to fight on here, short delivery on the middle and leg stump, Taylor rolls his wrists over it and gets on top of the bounce, hooks it to the deep backward square leg fence
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, on the middle and leg stump, Taylor turns it to mid wicket and gets to his 25th ODI FIFTY, well played skipper
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, SIX, Taylor has launched into that, Nicol bowls it full and slow just outside off, Taylor gets underneath it and hammers it over long on for a massive six, that ball has gone over the roof, new balls please, first six of the match
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, out Caught by Ellis!! The dangerman departs and along with it, Zimbabwe's last hope. Full, slower delivery wide outside off, Taylor looks to hammer it high over long off, but he ends up mistiming it, the ball goes over Ellis' head who misjudges it, he leaps and settles under it as he takes the catch behind him, he falls to the ground and he hangs onto it, huge wicket this for the Kiwis. Brendan Taylor c Ellis b Nicol 58(68) [4s-8 6s-1]
Nicol to Malcolm Waller, out Lbw!! Another one bites the dust. Nicol is turning it on here. Another full and slower delivery, gets this to break back in, Waller looks to defend and the ball hits the pad, the umpire reckons that Waller had hit it, NZ opt for the review and replays show there was no bat involved, the ball was comfortably hitting the stumps, Waller has to make the long walk back. Malcolm Waller lbw b Nicol 12(20)
Kyle Mills to Chigumbura, FOUR, full ball outside off, Chigumbura swings through the line and whacks it over Williamson's head at mid on, rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, FOUR, poor work by Ellis, length delivery just outside off, Chigumbura punchily drives it past Ellis who dives over it and the ball rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, out Caught&Bowled!! The last recognized batsman for Zimbabwe departs. Full ball just outside the off stump, Chigumbura drives it back to Bracewell who is on his followthrough, he collects the catch with both hands close to his mid-section. Chigumbura c and b Doug Bracewell 15(16) [4s-2]
Kyle Mills to Shingirai, out Caught by Nicol!! Zimbabwe are hurtling towards defeat here. Good length ball in the channel just outside off, Shingirai pokes at it and the thick outside edge flies to Nicol at first slip who takes an easy catch. Shingirai c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(5)
Doug Bracewell to Meth, FOUR, full ball just outside off, Meth drives it over Williamson's head at mid off, rolls away to the long off fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, stylish way to get off the mark, full ball but on the pads, Price clips it to the deep square leg fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, Price is going to have some fun here, short and wide delivery outside off, Price flays the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Ellis to Price, FOUR, Ellis strays onto the pads and Price uses the pace, moves to the off side and glances it to fine leg for a boundary
N McCullum to Price, FOUR, finally Price connects with the reverse sweep, Nathan bowls it flatter and fuller just outside off, Price swings it to the square third man fence
N McCullum to Price, FOUR,and another one, this will frustrate NZ, full in length just outside off, Price employs the reverse sweep and thumps it to square third man
Nicol to Meth, out Lbw!! Nicol finally breaks this stand. Tossed up delivery and it spins back in, Meth bends forward and attempts the sweep, he misses it and gets hit on the pads, Nicol appeals and the umpire immediately raises the finger, that ball was clipping leg stump and Meth did not even opt for the review. Meth lbw b Nicol 10(26) [4s-1]
Nicol to Jarvis, out Stumped!! Nicol has wrapped things up here. Another comprehensive victory for New Zealand. Tossed up delivery just outside off, Jarvis charges down the track and makes room, he looks to go over extra cover but misses, Baz whips the bails off and Jarvis is caught short of the crease, NZ go 1-0 up in the three match ODI series. Jarvis st Brendon McCullum b Nicol 2(5)
Kyle Mills to Matsikenyeri, out Lbw!! Oh dear, are we seeing a repeat of Napier? Mills has gotten the breakthrough here. Good length angled in and it darts away sharply, Matsikenyeri moves to the off side and looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, NZ appeal and the umpire gives it out, Matsikenyeri does not opt for the review as he knows that the ball is hitting middle and leg. Matsikenyeri lbw b Kyle Mills 1(2)
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, 1 run, NZ miss a run-out chance, back of a length delivery just outside off, Chakabva dabs it to point and sets off for a quick single, but Hamilton hesitates and so does Chakabva, KW does the fielding and has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Chakabva was a goner there
Kyle Mills to Masakadza, FOUR, that will give him plenty of confidence, full ball and in the slot outside off, Hamilton presents the full face of the bat, presents the high elbow and thumps it to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chakabva, out Masakadza Run Out!! Superb work from Ellis. Back of a length delivery on the middle and leg stump, Chakabva nudges it to square leg, Ellis picks up and turns, has a shy at the striker's end and scores a direct hit, Hamilton was stretching as he tried to get in, but the throw was accurate, superb fielding from Ellis. Masakadza run out (Ellis) 7(19) [4s-1]
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, awesome way to get off the mark, fuller length ball just outside off, Taylor leans on it and creams the drive to the deep extra cover fence
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, out Caught by Nicol!! The carnage continues for Zimbabwe. Mills lands this short and it climbs up from the deck just outside off, Chakabva is late in dropping his wrists and he fends at it, takes the outside edge that is snapped up by Nicol at first slip. Chakabva c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(12)
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Zimbabwe need more such hits, full ball on the off stump, Taylor swings through the line and smokes it to long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor has stamped his authority on that, Southee drags this short and wide outside off, Taylor stays forward and cracks the square cut to deep point
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, emphatic from Taylor, length ball and wide outside off, Taylor frees his arms and swipes across the line, clobbers it to long on
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor is looking to take the attack to the Kiwis here, length ball outside off, Taylor charges down the track and smokes it past the bowler, purrs away to the long off fence
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, short ball outside off, Taylor makes room and looks to hook it over mid wicket, he swings and gets a top edge that goes over the keeper and to the third man fence, Brendon McCullum shakes his head
Southee to Taibu, FOUR, Zimbabwe are consolidating here, short and wide ball outside off, Taibu slaps it into the gap and the ball scoots to the third man fence
Ellis to Taibu, FOUR, Taibu makes even better connection, Ellis bowls it on a good length just outside off, Taibu heaves it to the deep mid wicket fence
Ellis to Taibu, out Caught by Williamson!! Just when Zimbabwe were looking to rebuild, Taibu departs. Ellis gets his first ODI wicket. Full ball outside off, Taibu looks to loft it over mid off, but the ball hits the bat high on the splice and he miscues it completely, the ball sails to long off where Williamson takes a simple catch. Taibu c Williamson b Ellis 20(39) [4s-2]
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, full ball just outside off, Taylor dabs it to short cover, sets off for a suicidal single, Bracewell runs in and has a shy at the bowler's end, but he misses, Taylor was a goner if that had hit
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, loose ball from Ellis, length ball and down the leg stump, Taylor uses the pace and glances it to the fine leg fence
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Brendan is continuing to fight on here, short delivery on the middle and leg stump, Taylor rolls his wrists over it and gets on top of the bounce, hooks it to the deep backward square leg fence
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, on the middle and leg stump, Taylor turns it to mid wicket and gets to his 25th ODI FIFTY, well played skipper
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, SIX, Taylor has launched into that, Nicol bowls it full and slow just outside off, Taylor gets underneath it and hammers it over long on for a massive six, that ball has gone over the roof, new balls please, first six of the match
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, out Caught by Ellis!! The dangerman departs and along with it, Zimbabwe's last hope. Full, slower delivery wide outside off, Taylor looks to hammer it high over long off, but he ends up mistiming it, the ball goes over Ellis' head who misjudges it, he leaps and settles under it as he takes the catch behind him, he falls to the ground and he hangs onto it, huge wicket this for the Kiwis. Brendan Taylor c Ellis b Nicol 58(68) [4s-8 6s-1]
Nicol to Malcolm Waller, out Lbw!! Another one bites the dust. Nicol is turning it on here. Another full and slower delivery, gets this to break back in, Waller looks to defend and the ball hits the pad, the umpire reckons that Waller had hit it, NZ opt for the review and replays show there was no bat involved, the ball was comfortably hitting the stumps, Waller has to make the long walk back. Malcolm Waller lbw b Nicol 12(20)
Kyle Mills to Chigumbura, FOUR, full ball outside off, Chigumbura swings through the line and whacks it over Williamson's head at mid on, rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, FOUR, poor work by Ellis, length delivery just outside off, Chigumbura punchily drives it past Ellis who dives over it and the ball rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, out Caught&Bowled!! The last recognized batsman for Zimbabwe departs. Full ball just outside the off stump, Chigumbura drives it back to Bracewell who is on his followthrough, he collects the catch with both hands close to his mid-section. Chigumbura c and b Doug Bracewell 15(16) [4s-2]
Kyle Mills to Shingirai, out Caught by Nicol!! Zimbabwe are hurtling towards defeat here. Good length ball in the channel just outside off, Shingirai pokes at it and the thick outside edge flies to Nicol at first slip who takes an easy catch. Shingirai c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(5)
Doug Bracewell to Meth, FOUR, full ball just outside off, Meth drives it over Williamson's head at mid off, rolls away to the long off fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, stylish way to get off the mark, full ball but on the pads, Price clips it to the deep square leg fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, Price is going to have some fun here, short and wide delivery outside off, Price flays the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Ellis to Price, FOUR, Ellis strays onto the pads and Price uses the pace, moves to the off side and glances it to fine leg for a boundary
N McCullum to Price, FOUR, finally Price connects with the reverse sweep, Nathan bowls it flatter and fuller just outside off, Price swings it to the square third man fence
N McCullum to Price, FOUR,and another one, this will frustrate NZ, full in length just outside off, Price employs the reverse sweep and thumps it to square third man
Nicol to Meth, out Lbw!! Nicol finally breaks this stand. Tossed up delivery and it spins back in, Meth bends forward and attempts the sweep, he misses it and gets hit on the pads, Nicol appeals and the umpire immediately raises the finger, that ball was clipping leg stump and Meth did not even opt for the review. Meth lbw b Nicol 10(26) [4s-1]
Nicol to Jarvis, out Stumped!! Nicol has wrapped things up here. Another comprehensive victory for New Zealand. Tossed up delivery just outside off, Jarvis charges down the track and makes room, he looks to go over extra cover but misses, Baz whips the bails off and Jarvis is caught short of the crease, NZ go 1-0 up in the three match ODI series. Jarvis st Brendon McCullum b Nicol 2(5)
Kyle Mills to Matsikenyeri, out Lbw!! Oh dear, are we seeing a repeat of Napier? Mills has gotten the breakthrough here. Good length angled in and it darts away sharply, Matsikenyeri moves to the off side and looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, NZ appeal and the umpire gives it out, Matsikenyeri does not opt for the review as he knows that the ball is hitting middle and leg. Matsikenyeri lbw b Kyle Mills 1(2)
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, 1 run, NZ miss a run-out chance, back of a length delivery just outside off, Chakabva dabs it to point and sets off for a quick single, but Hamilton hesitates and so does Chakabva, KW does the fielding and has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Chakabva was a goner there
Kyle Mills to Masakadza, FOUR, that will give him plenty of confidence, full ball and in the slot outside off, Hamilton presents the full face of the bat, presents the high elbow and thumps it to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chakabva, out Masakadza Run Out!! Superb work from Ellis. Back of a length delivery on the middle and leg stump, Chakabva nudges it to square leg, Ellis picks up and turns, has a shy at the striker's end and scores a direct hit, Hamilton was stretching as he tried to get in, but the throw was accurate, superb fielding from Ellis. Masakadza run out (Ellis) 7(19) [4s-1]
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, awesome way to get off the mark, fuller length ball just outside off, Taylor leans on it and creams the drive to the deep extra cover fence
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, out Caught by Nicol!! The carnage continues for Zimbabwe. Mills lands this short and it climbs up from the deck just outside off, Chakabva is late in dropping his wrists and he fends at it, takes the outside edge that is snapped up by Nicol at first slip. Chakabva c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(12)
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Zimbabwe need more such hits, full ball on the off stump, Taylor swings through the line and smokes it to long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor has stamped his authority on that, Southee drags this short and wide outside off, Taylor stays forward and cracks the square cut to deep point
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, emphatic from Taylor, length ball and wide outside off, Taylor frees his arms and swipes across the line, clobbers it to long on
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor is looking to take the attack to the Kiwis here, length ball outside off, Taylor charges down the track and smokes it past the bowler, purrs away to the long off fence
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, short ball outside off, Taylor makes room and looks to hook it over mid wicket, he swings and gets a top edge that goes over the keeper and to the third man fence, Brendon McCullum shakes his head
Southee to Taibu, FOUR, Zimbabwe are consolidating here, short and wide ball outside off, Taibu slaps it into the gap and the ball scoots to the third man fence
Ellis to Taibu, FOUR, Taibu makes even better connection, Ellis bowls it on a good length just outside off, Taibu heaves it to the deep mid wicket fence
Ellis to Taibu, out Caught by Williamson!! Just when Zimbabwe were looking to rebuild, Taibu departs. Ellis gets his first ODI wicket. Full ball outside off, Taibu looks to loft it over mid off, but the ball hits the bat high on the splice and he miscues it completely, the ball sails to long off where Williamson takes a simple catch. Taibu c Williamson b Ellis 20(39) [4s-2]
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, full ball just outside off, Taylor dabs it to short cover, sets off for a suicidal single, Bracewell runs in and has a shy at the bowler's end, but he misses, Taylor was a goner if that had hit
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, loose ball from Ellis, length ball and down the leg stump, Taylor uses the pace and glances it to the fine leg fence
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Brendan is continuing to fight on here, short delivery on the middle and leg stump, Taylor rolls his wrists over it and gets on top of the bounce, hooks it to the deep backward square leg fence
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, on the middle and leg stump, Taylor turns it to mid wicket and gets to his 25th ODI FIFTY, well played skipper
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, SIX, Taylor has launched into that, Nicol bowls it full and slow just outside off, Taylor gets underneath it and hammers it over long on for a massive six, that ball has gone over the roof, new balls please, first six of the match
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, out Caught by Ellis!! The dangerman departs and along with it, Zimbabwe's last hope. Full, slower delivery wide outside off, Taylor looks to hammer it high over long off, but he ends up mistiming it, the ball goes over Ellis' head who misjudges it, he leaps and settles under it as he takes the catch behind him, he falls to the ground and he hangs onto it, huge wicket this for the Kiwis. Brendan Taylor c Ellis b Nicol 58(68) [4s-8 6s-1]
Nicol to Malcolm Waller, out Lbw!! Another one bites the dust. Nicol is turning it on here. Another full and slower delivery, gets this to break back in, Waller looks to defend and the ball hits the pad, the umpire reckons that Waller had hit it, NZ opt for the review and replays show there was no bat involved, the ball was comfortably hitting the stumps, Waller has to make the long walk back. Malcolm Waller lbw b Nicol 12(20)
Kyle Mills to Chigumbura, FOUR, full ball outside off, Chigumbura swings through the line and whacks it over Williamson's head at mid on, rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, FOUR, poor work by Ellis, length delivery just outside off, Chigumbura punchily drives it past Ellis who dives over it and the ball rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, out Caught&Bowled!! The last recognized batsman for Zimbabwe departs. Full ball just outside the off stump, Chigumbura drives it back to Bracewell who is on his followthrough, he collects the catch with both hands close to his mid-section. Chigumbura c and b Doug Bracewell 15(16) [4s-2]
Kyle Mills to Shingirai, out Caught by Nicol!! Zimbabwe are hurtling towards defeat here. Good length ball in the channel just outside off, Shingirai pokes at it and the thick outside edge flies to Nicol at first slip who takes an easy catch. Shingirai c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(5)
Doug Bracewell to Meth, FOUR, full ball just outside off, Meth drives it over Williamson's head at mid off, rolls away to the long off fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, stylish way to get off the mark, full ball but on the pads, Price clips it to the deep square leg fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, Price is going to have some fun here, short and wide delivery outside off, Price flays the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Ellis to Price, FOUR, Ellis strays onto the pads and Price uses the pace, moves to the off side and glances it to fine leg for a boundary
N McCullum to Price, FOUR, finally Price connects with the reverse sweep, Nathan bowls it flatter and fuller just outside off, Price swings it to the square third man fence
N McCullum to Price, FOUR,and another one, this will frustrate NZ, full in length just outside off, Price employs the reverse sweep and thumps it to square third man
Nicol to Meth, out Lbw!! Nicol finally breaks this stand. Tossed up delivery and it spins back in, Meth bends forward and attempts the sweep, he misses it and gets hit on the pads, Nicol appeals and the umpire immediately raises the finger, that ball was clipping leg stump and Meth did not even opt for the review. Meth lbw b Nicol 10(26) [4s-1]
Nicol to Jarvis, out Stumped!! Nicol has wrapped things up here. Another comprehensive victory for New Zealand. Tossed up delivery just outside off, Jarvis charges down the track and makes room, he looks to go over extra cover but misses, Baz whips the bails off and Jarvis is caught short of the crease, NZ go 1-0 up in the three match ODI series. Jarvis st Brendon McCullum b Nicol 2(5)
Kyle Mills to Matsikenyeri, out Lbw!! Oh dear, are we seeing a repeat of Napier? Mills has gotten the breakthrough here. Good length angled in and it darts away sharply, Matsikenyeri moves to the off side and looks to work it to the leg side, misses it and gets hit on the pads, NZ appeal and the umpire gives it out, Matsikenyeri does not opt for the review as he knows that the ball is hitting middle and leg. Matsikenyeri lbw b Kyle Mills 1(2)
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, 1 run, NZ miss a run-out chance, back of a length delivery just outside off, Chakabva dabs it to point and sets off for a quick single, but Hamilton hesitates and so does Chakabva, KW does the fielding and has a shy at the bowler's end but he misses, Chakabva was a goner there
Kyle Mills to Masakadza, FOUR, that will give him plenty of confidence, full ball and in the slot outside off, Hamilton presents the full face of the bat, presents the high elbow and thumps it to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chakabva, out Masakadza Run Out!! Superb work from Ellis. Back of a length delivery on the middle and leg stump, Chakabva nudges it to square leg, Ellis picks up and turns, has a shy at the striker's end and scores a direct hit, Hamilton was stretching as he tried to get in, but the throw was accurate, superb fielding from Ellis. Masakadza run out (Ellis) 7(19) [4s-1]
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, awesome way to get off the mark, fuller length ball just outside off, Taylor leans on it and creams the drive to the deep extra cover fence
Kyle Mills to Chakabva, out Caught by Nicol!! The carnage continues for Zimbabwe. Mills lands this short and it climbs up from the deck just outside off, Chakabva is late in dropping his wrists and he fends at it, takes the outside edge that is snapped up by Nicol at first slip. Chakabva c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(12)
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Zimbabwe need more such hits, full ball on the off stump, Taylor swings through the line and smokes it to long on, couple of bounces and into the ropes
Southee to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor has stamped his authority on that, Southee drags this short and wide outside off, Taylor stays forward and cracks the square cut to deep point
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, emphatic from Taylor, length ball and wide outside off, Taylor frees his arms and swipes across the line, clobbers it to long on
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Taylor is looking to take the attack to the Kiwis here, length ball outside off, Taylor charges down the track and smokes it past the bowler, purrs away to the long off fence
Doug Bracewell to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, short ball outside off, Taylor makes room and looks to hook it over mid wicket, he swings and gets a top edge that goes over the keeper and to the third man fence, Brendon McCullum shakes his head
Southee to Taibu, FOUR, Zimbabwe are consolidating here, short and wide ball outside off, Taibu slaps it into the gap and the ball scoots to the third man fence
Ellis to Taibu, FOUR, Taibu makes even better connection, Ellis bowls it on a good length just outside off, Taibu heaves it to the deep mid wicket fence
Ellis to Taibu, out Caught by Williamson!! Just when Zimbabwe were looking to rebuild, Taibu departs. Ellis gets his first ODI wicket. Full ball outside off, Taibu looks to loft it over mid off, but the ball hits the bat high on the splice and he miscues it completely, the ball sails to long off where Williamson takes a simple catch. Taibu c Williamson b Ellis 20(39) [4s-2]
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, full ball just outside off, Taylor dabs it to short cover, sets off for a suicidal single, Bracewell runs in and has a shy at the bowler's end, but he misses, Taylor was a goner if that had hit
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, loose ball from Ellis, length ball and down the leg stump, Taylor uses the pace and glances it to the fine leg fence
Ellis to Brendan Taylor, FOUR, Brendan is continuing to fight on here, short delivery on the middle and leg stump, Taylor rolls his wrists over it and gets on top of the bounce, hooks it to the deep backward square leg fence
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, 1 run, on the middle and leg stump, Taylor turns it to mid wicket and gets to his 25th ODI FIFTY, well played skipper
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, SIX, Taylor has launched into that, Nicol bowls it full and slow just outside off, Taylor gets underneath it and hammers it over long on for a massive six, that ball has gone over the roof, new balls please, first six of the match
Nicol to Brendan Taylor, out Caught by Ellis!! The dangerman departs and along with it, Zimbabwe's last hope. Full, slower delivery wide outside off, Taylor looks to hammer it high over long off, but he ends up mistiming it, the ball goes over Ellis' head who misjudges it, he leaps and settles under it as he takes the catch behind him, he falls to the ground and he hangs onto it, huge wicket this for the Kiwis. Brendan Taylor c Ellis b Nicol 58(68) [4s-8 6s-1]
Nicol to Malcolm Waller, out Lbw!! Another one bites the dust. Nicol is turning it on here. Another full and slower delivery, gets this to break back in, Waller looks to defend and the ball hits the pad, the umpire reckons that Waller had hit it, NZ opt for the review and replays show there was no bat involved, the ball was comfortably hitting the stumps, Waller has to make the long walk back. Malcolm Waller lbw b Nicol 12(20)
Kyle Mills to Chigumbura, FOUR, full ball outside off, Chigumbura swings through the line and whacks it over Williamson's head at mid on, rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, FOUR, poor work by Ellis, length delivery just outside off, Chigumbura punchily drives it past Ellis who dives over it and the ball rolls to the long on fence
Doug Bracewell to Chigumbura, out Caught&Bowled!! The last recognized batsman for Zimbabwe departs. Full ball just outside the off stump, Chigumbura drives it back to Bracewell who is on his followthrough, he collects the catch with both hands close to his mid-section. Chigumbura c and b Doug Bracewell 15(16) [4s-2]
Kyle Mills to Shingirai, out Caught by Nicol!! Zimbabwe are hurtling towards defeat here. Good length ball in the channel just outside off, Shingirai pokes at it and the thick outside edge flies to Nicol at first slip who takes an easy catch. Shingirai c Nicol b Kyle Mills 2(5)
Doug Bracewell to Meth, FOUR, full ball just outside off, Meth drives it over Williamson's head at mid off, rolls away to the long off fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, stylish way to get off the mark, full ball but on the pads, Price clips it to the deep square leg fence
Kyle Mills to Price, FOUR, Price is going to have some fun here, short and wide delivery outside off, Price flays the square cut to the deep backward point fence
Ellis to Price, FOUR, Ellis strays onto the pads and Price uses the pace, moves to the off side and glances it to fine leg for a boundary
N McCullum to Price, FOUR, finally Price connects with the reverse sweep, Nathan bowls it flatter and fuller just outside off, Price swings it to the square third man fence
N McCullum to Price, FOUR,and another one, this will frustrate NZ, full in length just outside off, Price employs the reverse sweep and thumps it to square third man
Nicol to Meth, out Lbw!! Nicol finally breaks this stand. Tossed up delivery and it spins back in, Meth bends forward and attempts the sweep, he misses it and gets hit on the pads, Nicol appeals and the umpire immediately raises the finger, that ball was clipping leg stump and Meth did not even opt for the review. Meth lbw b Nicol 10(26) [4s-1]
Nicol to Jarvis, out Stumped!! Nicol has wrapped things up here. Another comprehensive victory for New Zealand. Tossed up delivery just outside off, Jarvis charges down the track and makes room, he looks to go over extra cover but misses, Baz whips the bails off and Jarvis is caught short of the crease, NZ go 1-0 up in the three match ODI series. Jarvis st Brendon McCullum b Nicol 2(5)


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