New Zealand vs W Indies
New Zealand win by 81 runs
New Zealand win by 81 runs, after putting up a good overall performance against the West Indies.
Over 20 - WI 108/8 (Badree 14, Miller 15)
Neesham to bowl the last over, a couple of dots and then a single to Badree. A single from the last ball, New Zealand win by 81 runs.
Over 19 - WI 105/8 (Badree 12, Miller 14)
Southee starts the 19th over. Miller uses Southee's pace to flick this from his pads to the deep square leg boundary, brings up the 100 for West Indies. Miller hits it square of the wicket for a single. End of the 19th, West Indies 105 for 8.
Over 18 - WI 97/8 (Badree 10, Miller 9)
Anderson starts his last over, Badree hits it to long off for a single. Another single to long off, this time for Miller. Three singles from the over.
Over 17 - WI 94/8 (Badree 8, Miller 8)
4 overs to go, West Indies need 100 to win. Milne comes back into the attack, impressive bowling from him with the new ball. Four singles from the over.
Over 16 - WI 90/8 (Badree 6, Miller 6)
A wide from Neesham down the leg side. Miller gets a single to long on. Badree drives it to deep midwicket for a single. Miller takes a single. Another wide down leg from Neesham.
Over 15 - WI 85/8 (Badree 5, Miller 4)
Southee comes back into the attack, Badree edges it past the keeper for four to third man. Good yorker from Southee to Badree. A couple of singles, West Indies need 105 more to win.
Over 14 - WI 78/8 (Badree 0, Miller 2)
Neesham comes back into the attack, West Indies collapsing. Miller sweeps it on the leg side for a single, WICKET! Walton tries to scoop it, short fine leg takes an easy catch, it is all falling apart for the West Indies. Narine walks out to bat, it is 77 for 7. WICKET! Second wicket for the over, Neesham gets his third, Narin hits it to Milne at long off. Badree walks out to bat, a wide from Neesham.
Over 13 - WI 76/6 (Walton 9, Miller 1)
Walton hits it out of the park over midwicket, six to start the over. WICKET! Bravo hits it down the ground and Ryder takes a brilliant catch at long off, good running catch to get rid of the West Indian skipper. Nikita Miller is the new man in. A single to end the over, Nathan gets 4 wickets, good work in his 50th T20.
Over 12 - WI 68/5 (Walton 2, Bravo 10)
Walton is the new man in, Anderson continues. Bravo takes a single to give to strike to Walton. Walton gets off the mark with a single to midwicket. A single for Bravo down the ground, good work from Anderson. Four runs from the over, West Indies 68 for 5.
Over 11 - WI 64/5 (Russell 0, Bravo 8)
WICKET! Nathan McCullum gets another wicket, Fletcher hits it straight to long off and Ryder takes an easy catch. Bravo gets a boundary, hits it inside out through deep cover for four. A single brings Russell on strike. WICKET! Russell hits it straight down the ground and flat, Guptill waits and jumps at the right time to take a perfect catch, brilliant fielding from him. Russell goes for a duck, West Indies in trouble.
Over 10 - WI 59/3 (Fletcher 23, Bravo 3)
A single from the first ball, Brendon McCullum does well to keep it to one. Bravo gets a single to long on, good over so far from Anderson. A single to end the over, West Indies need more than 13 runs per over to win from here.
Over 9 - WI 55/3 (Fletcher 21, Bravo 1)
Nathan McCullum continues, Powell gets a top edge on it, it goes high in the air and Guptill takes a good catch to get rid of Powell. WICKET! West Indies three down, the skipper walks out to bat. A single to Bravo, West Indies 54 for 3.
Over 8 - WI 51/2 (Fletcher 19, Powell 11)
Corey Anderson comes into the attack. Fletches pushes it through the off side for a couple of runs, good running in the end. Fletcher clips it to deep square leg for a single. Four runs from the over, West Indies 51 for 2.
Over 7 - WI 47/2 (Fletcher 16, Powell 10)
West Indies need 151 more runs to win. Nathan McCullum comes into the attack and Powell hits it through midwicket for four. A push into the leg side and Powell gets two more. A drop and run from Powell, brings Fletcher on strike. Another quick single, close but safe, West Indies 47 for 2.
Over 6 - WI 39/2 (Fletcher 15, Powell 4)
Fletcher takes a single on the leg side, Powell gets hits on the pads and gets a leg bye, a shout for lbw but it was high. Another shout for lbw but it was pitching outside leg. Good over from Milne, four singles from it.
Over 5 - WI 35/2 (Fletcher 13, Powell 3)
Neesham comes into the attack, first bowling change for New Zealand. He starts off with one down leg, big wide. A wide outside off to follow, poor start from Neesham. WICKET! Charles inside edges it to the keeper, wanted to hit that through the leg side, but good bowling from Neesham, good comeback, West Indies 31 for 2. Powell is the new batsman, he makes his debut today. Powell gets off the mark with an inside edge to fine leg for three runs. Fletcher takes a single to end the over.
Over 4 - WI 29/1 (Fletcher 12, Charles 16)
Milne is quick, starts off with a dot ball to Charles. Charles cuts it over point for four. A quick single to mid off to follow. Fletcher cuts it square to Southee who runs in from third man to deep point for stop the boundary, two runs in the end.
Over 3 - WI 22/1 (Fletcher 11, Charles 10)
A couple of singles and then Fletcher hits it straight down the ground for a six, good shot from him. Fletcher cuts it through point, a couple of runs from it. West Indies 22 for 1 after 3 overs.
Over 2 - WI 12/1 (Fletcher 1, Charles 10)
Simmons on strike to Milne, good first ball from him. Simmons cuts it to point for no run. Simmons tries to hit it through the leg side but does not connect it. WICKET! Simmons did not look comfortable against Milne, gets one to go away at pace and Simmons edges it to the keeper, good fast bowling from Milne. Fletcher, the keeper, walks out at number 3. A quick single from him to get off the mark. One run and one wicket from the over.
- 11th Jan 2014
- New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat.
- Eden Park, Auckland
- C B Gaffaney, D J Walker
- TV Umpire
- G A V Baxter
- Match Referee
- B C Broad
- Reserve Umpire
- W R Knights
w indies BATTING CARD
|J. Charles||c Ronchi b Neesham||16|
|L.M.P. Simmons||c Ronchi b Milne||0|
|A.D.S. Fletcher||c Ryder b McCullum||23|
|K.O.A. Powell||c Guptill b McCullum||12|
|D.J. Bravo||c Ryder b McCullum||10|
|A.D. Russell||c Guptill b McCullum||0|
|C.A.K. Walton||c Munro b Neesham||9|
|N.O. Miller||Not out||15|
|S.P. Narine||c Milne b Neesham||0|
|S. Badree||Not out||14|
|Total||20.0 Overs||108 - 8|