Apr 17Delhi vs. Bangalore

2nd Match at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah

Scores delayed by 15 mins Bangalore won by 8 wkts

Apr 16Mumbai vs. Kolkata

1st Match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

Scores delayed by 15 mins Kolkata won by 41 runs

Apr 06India vs. Sri Lanka

Final at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

Scores delayed by 15 mins Sri Lanka won by 6 wkts

Apr 06Australia Women vs. England Women

Final at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

Scores delayed by 15 mins Australia Women won by 6 wkts

Apr 04India vs. South Africa

2nd Semi-final at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

Scores delayed by 15 mins India won by 6 wkts

Apr 04England Women vs. South Africa Women

2nd Semi-Final at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

Scores delayed by 15 mins England Women won by 9 wkts

Apr 18 16:00Chennai vs. Punjab

3rd Match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

Apr 18 20:00Hyderabad vs. Rajasthan

4th Match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

Apr 19 16:00Bangalore vs. Mumbai

5th Match at Dubai

Apr 19 20:00Kolkata vs. Delhi

6th Match at Dubai

Apr 20 20:00Rajasthan vs. Punjab

7th Match at Sharjah

Apr 21 20:00Chennai vs. Delhi

8th Match at Abu Dhabi

Highlights

West Indies tour of New Zealand 2013-14

New Zealand vs. West Indies, 3rd Test

Seddon Park, Hamilton, Dec 19, 2013

Batting: West Indies

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
6.1FOURBoult to K Powell, FOUR, loose shot from Powell, short and outside off, Powell throws his bat at it and gets a thick outside edge that flies over the third slip fielder13/0
6.4FOURBoult to K Powell, FOUR, overpitched just outside off, Powell does not get to the pitch of the ball as he slices the drive to the deep extra cover fence, that was in the air but was safe as there was no fielder at cover17/0
8.1FOURBoult to K Powell, FOUR, half volley around off, Powell gets a good stride forward and drives it with the full face of the bat, Boult gets a hand on it but it had enough to the reach the fence, this has to be the best shot of the day23/0
14.5FOURWagner to K Powell, FOUR, slightly short and outside off, Powell does not miss out on putting that away, he rocks back and punches it to the deep extra cover fence35/0
15.2FOURSouthee to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, short and just outside off, Brathwaite hops up and gets on top of the bounce as he cuts it to the square third man fence, the timing takes it into the ropes39/0
16.1DROPPEDWagner to Kraigg Brathwaite, 1 run, Dropped! This full and outside off, Brathwaite drives away from the body, the ball goes in the air to Southee at short cover, who was late to react, he got both hands but was not able to cling on to it41/0
16.3OUTWagner to K Powell, out Caught by Watling!! Finally, New Zealand have broken through. This was a short delivery just outside off, Powell goes for the upper cut and this time he gets a feather of an edge to Watling, who completes an easy catch. Wagner deserved that wicket and he is overjoyed. K Powell c Watling b Wagner 26(48) [4s-4]41/1
21.4FOURWilliamson to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, poor delivery from Williamson, short and turning down leg, Brathwaite makes full use as he rocks back and pulls it to the backward square leg fence49/1
25.2FOURWilliamson to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, quicker and short, Brathwaite is quick to go back and use the pace of the bowler as he late cuts it to the square third man fence57/1
28.1FOURIsh Sodhi to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, starts off with a real long hop, short and on middle, Brathwaite goes back and pulls it to the vacant backward square leg region64/1
28.2FOURIsh Sodhi to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, again short and on off, Brathwaite rocks back and pulls it in front of square this time, real looseners from Sodhi68/1
29.2FOURSouthee to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, in the channel around off, Brathwaite has a poke at it and gets an edge past the slip and gully fielder75/1
31.3OUTSouthee to Kraigg Brathwaite, out Caught by Williamson!! The hard fought innings comes to an end. It was a soft dismissal. This was a short of length delivery around off, Brathwaite tries to dab it away from the body, but can't keep it down as he gives a simple catch to Williamson at gully. Just the kind of start that New Zealand would have hoped for. Kraigg Brathwaite c Williamson b Southee 45(105) [4s-6]77/2
33.4OUTSouthee to K Edwards, out Caught by Watling!! Southee gets rid of the in-form batsman. This was a good length delivery just outside off, Edwards was in two minds whether to leave or play, in the end he is too late as the ball takes the bottom of the bat and goes to Watling. Umpire Llong was not convinced with the appeal, but Southee and Watling were absolutely sure that there was an edge, McCullum went by their word and took the review. The Hot-Spot didn't pick anything but the real-time snicko showed a faint nick. That was enough for third umpire Reiffel to overturn the decision. K Edwards c Watling b Southee 6(42)78/3
34FOURSouthee to Chanderpaul, FOUR, Chanderpaul gets off the mark in style, this was a half volley around off, Chanderpaul leans forward and pushes it past mid-off, the timing was so good that it went all the way to the fence82/3
34.2OUTCorey Anderson to Samuels, out Caught by Williamson!! Samuels' disastrous tour continues. This was full and thrown wide outside off, Samuels goes chasing after it only to get an outside edge to Williamson at gully, who juggles before holding onto it on the second attempt. West Indies are in deep trouble now. Samuels c Williamson b Corey Anderson 0(9)82/4
37OUTCorey Anderson to Deonarine, out Lbw!! West Indies are losing the plot here. This was a good length ball angling onto the stumps, Deonarine shuffles across and tries to nudge it but fails to get bat as he is rapped on the pads, umpire Gould was quick to raise his finger, but Deonarine went for the review and the Hawk-Eye showed that it was just hitting leg-stump. Deonarine lbw b Corey Anderson 2(10)86/5
41FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, copybook cover drive! This was a juicy half volley outside off, Ramdin leans forward and caresses the drive beautifully to the deep extra cover fence96/5
42.5FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, overpitched outside off, Ramdin gets a good stride forward and creams the drive to the deep extra cover fence, he didn't even bother to run102/5
43.1FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, once again half volley on off, Chanderpaul waits for the ball to come and then plays a beautiful straight drive past the bowler, the ball raced away to the fence106/5
45.4FOURWagner to Ramdin, FOUR, Wagner tries to be oversmart, as he follows the two short deliveries with a full one, but Ramdin is upto it as he smashes the drive to the deep extra cover fence111/5
47.1FOURWagner to Ramdin, FOUR, short and outside off, asking for trouble, Ramdin does not miss out as he slashes hard and gets it over the gully fielder for a boundary to square third man117/5
50.1FOURIsh Sodhi to Chanderpaul, FOUR, tossed up outside leg, Chanderpaul skips down the track and gets a thick inside edge past the diving leg slip fielder, there was no one in the deep and the ball races away127/5
51.5FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, Boult is yet to get his line right, as he bowls this down leg, Ramdin helps it round the corner to the fine leg fence, the fielder was square and had no chance of stopping that135/5
57.2FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, poor delivery down leg, Ramdin leans forward and helps it on its way to the fine leg fence, the man was square in the deep153/5
60.2FOURCorey Anderson to Ramdin, FOUR, this time he goes after the short delivery, as he cracks the cut shot to the sweeper cover fence, the ball bullets away to the boundary160/5
63.4FOURSouthee to Ramdin, FOUR, angles this on the pads, Ramdin presses forward and flicks it handsomely, Anderson gave chase but it was timed too well to reach the fence167/5
63.5FOURSouthee to Ramdin, FOUR, cross seam delivery that is overpitched, Ramdin comes on the front foot and caresses the drive to the deep extra cover fence, he gets to his 12th Test fifty171/5
70FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, full and tailing in, Chanderpaul covers the swing and presents the full face of the bat as he drives it straight down the ground for a boundary. The partnership between Chanderpaul and Ramdin is now 100186/5
71.4FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, Chanderpaul gets to his 63rd Test fifty in a straeky way, this was length ball angling onto the pads, Chanderpaul works it in the air just wide of the man at leg gully, the ball races away to the fine leg fence194/5
73.3FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, short delivery on off, Chanderpaul rocks back and pulls it along the ground, he splits the two fielders in the deep to perfection204/5
74.5FOURIsh Sodhi to Ramdin, FOUR, short and outside off, Ramdin gets on top of the bounce and cuts it to backward point, where Southee misfields and allows the ball to go all the way to the fence, McCullum turns away when he saw the ball go past Southee210/5
75FOURIsh Sodhi to Ramdin, FOUR, googly down leg-side, Ramdin gets on his knees and helps it along the way to the long leg fence, poor delivery that from Sodhi214/5
75.5FOURWagner to Ramdin, FOUR, teasing half volley outside off, Ramdin gets a good stride forward and drives it in the air just wide of the man at cover, the ball raced away to the deep extra cover fence219/5
77.1FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, short and outside off, Chanderpaul goes on the back foot and cuts it to deep extra cover fence, the ball was in the slot to be put away224/5
77.4FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, full and angling onto the pads, Chanderpaul leans forward and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence, there was a man in the deep but he had no chance of stopping that228/5
79FOURIsh Sodhi to Ramdin, FOUR, googly sliding dowm leg, Ramdin gets feather on it to tickle down to the fine leg fence. The partnership between Ramdin and Chanderpaul is now 150236/5
79.5FOURWagner to Ramdin, FOUR, Ramdin is growing in confidence with every shot, this full and outside off, Ramdin throws his hands as he lofts it in the air over the short cover fielder for another boundary241/5
80.1FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, overpitched outside off, Ramdin leans forward and drives it in the air but in the vacant point region for yet another boundary246/5
80.2FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, Ramdin moves into the 90's in style, full and around off, he presents the full face of the bat and punches it straight down the ground for back to back boundaries250/5
80.3DROPPEDBoult to Ramdin, 1 run, Dropped! This was once again full and just outside off, Ramdin drives it in the air again, but this time finds Southee at short cover, who puts down a simple catch251/5
80.4FOURBoult to Chanderpaul, leg byes, FOUR, drifts this on down leg, Chanderpaul does not get any bat as the ball runs off the pads to the fine leg fence255/5
81.2FOURSouthee to Ramdin, FOUR, this was not a bad delivery from Southee, it was on a length just outside off, Ramdin comes on the front foot and drives it on the up to the deep extra cover fence261/5
82.4FOURBoult to Chanderpaul, FOUR, picture perfect on-drive! This was full and angling in, Chanderpaul waits for it to swing and punches it with the full face of the bat to the long on fence267/5
83FOURBoult to Ramdin, FOUR, Ramdin gets to his 4th Test hundred, this is his first against New Zealand. This was full and outside off, he throws his bat and slices it over gully. He knew as soon as the ball left the bat, he jumped up in jubilation and acknowledges the applause from his team-mates272/5
83.4FOURSouthee to Chanderpaul, FOUR, another juicy half volley outside off, Chanderpaul opens the face of the bat and drives it beautifully to the deep extra cover fence, that had excellent timing on it276/5
86.3OTHERCorey Anderson to Ramdin, 2 runs, full and on the stumps, Ramdin leans forward and works it wide of mid-on for a brace. The partnership between Ramdin and Chanderpaul is now 200286/5
86.5OUTCorey Anderson to Ramdin, out Caught by Watling!! End of a magnificent innings. This was a very full delivery outside off, Ramdin tries to squeeze it out, but the ball takes the edge as he brings his bat down. Watling juggles before holding onto the catch. The umpires were unsure, so they went upstairs and the third umpire ruled it in favour of Anderson. Ramdin c Watling b Corey Anderson 107(148) [4s-18]286/6
95.4OUTSouthee to Sammy, out Caught by Watling!! Southee provides the breakthrough early in the day. This was full and shaping away just outside off, Sammy hangs his bat and pords at it, the ball takes the edge and goes to Watling at a good height, who makes no mistake. Sammy c Watling b Southee 3(28)296/7
97.1FOURSouthee to Chanderpaul, FOUR, Chanderpaul gets to his 29th Test hundred. His 2nd against New Zealand. This was short and outside off, Chanderpaul gets on top of the bounce and cuts it to the third man fence301/7
100.3OUTBoult to Narine, out Bowled!! Atlast Boult gets a wicket in the innings. This was a good length delivery that shapes away slightly, Narine plays down the wrong line and is beaten by the away movement, the ball hits the top of off-stump. Narine b Boult 2(15)307/8
102.5FOURBoult to Permaul, FOUR, half volley and just outside off, Permaul comes forward and drives it in the air but through the vacant mid-off region315/8
105.1SIXSouthee to Permaul, SIX, Permaul gets going with a bang after drinks! This was overpitched on off, Permaul clears his front leg and lofts it over long on for a maximum, boy was that timed well328/8
105.2FOURSouthee to Permaul, FOUR, short delivery has been put away with disdain, Permaul was expecting this as he sits on the back foot and pulls it powerfully to the deep mid wicket fence332/8
105.3OUTSouthee to Permaul, out Caught by Fulton!! Permaul's entertaining innings comes to an end. This was full and just outside off, Permaul goes for an expensive drive, the ball takes the outside edge and flies to Fulton, who hangs on to a sharp catch. Permaul c Fulton b Southee 20(20) [4s-2 6s-1]332/9
108.5DROPPEDCorey Anderson to Best, no run, Dropped! This was full and around off, Best pushes away from the body and gets an edge to Fulton at second slip, who puts down a fairly simple chance, that will not do his confidence a lot of good when he goes into bat in a while339/9
110.1FOURCorey Anderson to Best, FOUR, full and outside off, Best gets on his knees and slices the loft over cover, he didn't get it off the middle but he had enough to reach the fence349/9
110.3FOURCorey Anderson to Best, FOUR, some useful runs here! This was short and outside off, Best rocks back and cuts it in the air over backward point for the second boundary of the over353/9
112.3FOURCorey Anderson to Best, FOUR, full and outside off, Best throws his bat and slices it over the slip cordon for a boundary, there was a man there until the last over361/9
116.2OUTIsh Sodhi to Best, out Caught by Watling!! Sodhi finishes off the innings. This was flighted outside off, Best goes for the slog sweep, the ball goes off the bottom of the bat, Watling takes a superb catch as he keeps his eyes all the way till the ball goes into the gloves. Best c Watling b Ish Sodhi 25(44) [4s-3]367/10

Batting: New Zealand

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
1.5FOURSammy to Rutherford, FOUR, this one holds its line around off, Rutherford goes hard at it and gets a thick outside edge that goes between third slip and gully7/0
5FOURBest to Fulton, byes, FOUR, errs in line and sprays it down leg, Fulton lets it go and Ramdin didn't have any chance of stopping that18/0
5.2OUTSammy to Rutherford, out Caught&Bowled!! A splendid catch on the follow through gives West Indies their first wicket. This was a full delivery on off, Rutherford comes forward and drives it uppishly back to Sammy, who gets down in his follow through and pulls off a stunner inches from the ground. They had to go upstairs but it was a clean catch. Rutherford c and b Sammy 10(11) [4s-1]18/1
10FOURSammy to Williamson, FOUR, short delivery at 126 kph, it just sat up there to be put away and Williamson does not miss out on those as he pulls it powerfully to the deep mid wicket fence24/1
11FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, once again bowls it short and outside off, Williamson this time does not find the fielder as he cuts it beautifully to the sweeper cover fence29/1
12.3FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, flatter and outside off, there was width on that, Williamson rocks back and punches it, the timing on that beats the man at deep extra cover35/1
21.3OUTNarine to Fulton, out Caught by Sammy!! The trump card strikes. This has to be Sammy's wicket as he plucks off another stunner. This was floated up on off, Fulton presses forward and nudges it to leg slip, where Sammy stays low and hangs on to a superb catch. The time to react was very little but the big man was at his best. Fulton c Sammy b Narine 11(71)43/2
25.2FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, drops this slightly short and outside off, Taylor rocks back and cuts it late to the vacant third man region, the slip fielder gave chase but could not pull it back59/2
26FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, juicy half volley outside off, Taylor leans forward and caresses the drive to the deep extra cover fence, there was no protection in the deep63/2
28.2FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, floated up on off, Williamson comes forward and drives it in the air to the right of Permaul, who dives and can't get there, Samuels at mid-on makes a mess and allows it to go through his legs for a boundary69/2
34.4FOURPermaul to Ross Taylor, FOUR, again too short and outside off, Taylor had all the time to go back and cut it wide of the man at backward point for a boundary88/2
35.5FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, flighted and on middle, Taylor leans forward and flicks it well wide of Sammy at leg slip, the ball had enough pace to reach the fence93/2
39.3FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, this was slightly short and just outside off, Taylor makes room and opens the face of the bat to guide it to the third man region, the fielder at slip gave chase and tries to pull it back but he was in contact with the ropes101/2
40.1FOURBest to Ross Taylor, FOUR, Best starts with a loosener on the pads, Taylor is well set to miss out on that as he leans forward and flicks it to the deep mid wicket fence106/2
40.3FOURBest to Ross Taylor, FOUR, poor delivery once again from Best, short and outside off, Taylor latches onto it as he cuts it with fiercely to the deep backward point fence110/2
44.3OTHERBest to Williamson, 2 runs, again short and outside off, Williamson climbs on top of the bounce and punches it to deep extra cover, he comes for the second to complete his 11th Test fifty121/2
46.5FOURBest to Williamson, FOUR, this some poor bowling from Best, short and outside off, Williamson rocks back and cuts it powerfully to the deep extra cover fence, even the man in the deep had no chance of stopping that129/2
49.4FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, short and outside off, Taylor rocks back and cuts it handsomely to the deep backward point fence, a rare bad delivery from Narine, he used the pace well there133/2
53OTHERPermaul to Ross Taylor, 2 runs, Taylor continues his fine form as he gets to his 22nd Test fifty, nice juicy full toss on leg-stump, Taylor gets on his knees and sweeps it to long leg for a couple136/2
55.3OUTNarine to Williamson, out Lbw!! Williamson goes after struggling for a couple of overs. This was tossed up and turns in, Williamson comes forward to defend but does not get any bat as he is rapped on the pads, umpire Llong took his time and gave it out. But, Williamson reviewed it immediately, the replays showed that it was just hitting leg-stump. Williamson lbw b Narine 58(148) [4s-5]138/3
57.1FOURNarine to Brendon McCullum, FOUR, drops this short and on middle, McCullum is quick to rock back and pulls it powerfully to the deep mid wicket fence, there was no one in the deep142/3
58.2FOURPermaul to Brendon McCullum, FOUR, drops this short and outside off, a batsman like McCullum does not miss out as he cuts it hard and into the boundary at deep extra cover147/3
64.1FOURSammy to Ross Taylor, leg byes, FOUR, Sammy errs in line as he drifts this one the pads, Taylor gets it off the thigh pad and the ball rolls away to the fine leg fence160/3
66.3FOURSammy to Ross Taylor, FOUR, short ball at military medium is not going to trouble Taylor, as he rocks back and pulls it powerfully to the deep square leg fence168/3
67.5FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, excellent shot! This was overpitched outside off, Taylor gets a good stride forward and frees his arms as he caresses the cover drive wide of mid-off173/3
71.1OUTNarine to Brendon McCullum, out Caught by Sammy!! Does Sammy have some glue on his hands or what? He pulls off another superb catch, the third of the innings. This was slightly short and turning in, McCullum makes room and looks to cut, but the extra bounce takes the edge and flies chest high to Sammy at slip, he keeps calm and collects it cooly. That ball was travelling and he had very little time to react. Brendon McCullum c Sammy b Narine 12(42) [4s-2]174/4
75.1FOURNarine to Corey Anderson, FOUR, hlaf volley from Narine, Anderson gets to the pitch of the ball and he goes through with the drive, he drives it straight down the ground for his first boundary182/4
77FOURSammy to Corey Anderson, FOUR, short delivery just outside off, Anderson pulls this off the front foot, the timing was so good that the man in the deep had no chance of stopping that189/4
79.2FOURNarine to Ross Taylor, FOUR, the carrom ball which is full and outside off, Taylor goes chasing after it and gets a thich outside edge, the ball races away to the third man fence193/4
80.5FOURSammy to Corey Anderson, FOUR, juicy half volley outside off, Anderson this time finds the gap instead of the fielder, the ball bullets away to the deep extra cover fence197/4
82FOURNarine to Corey Anderson, FOUR, drops this short and wide outside off, Anderson is quick to rock back and cut it with disdain to the deep backward point fence, there was shouts of catch it, but it was in the gap202/4
87.1FOURNarine to Corey Anderson, FOUR, tossed up outside off, Anderson gets on his knees and swats the sweep shot powerfully to the deep mid wicket fence, that went like a bullet to the boundary215/4
87.2FOURNarine to Corey Anderson, FOUR, this was a poor delivery from Narine, short and outside off, Anderson rocks back and cuts it to cover point, where Deonarine mifields and allows the ball to go through219/4
87.5FOURNarine to Corey Anderson, FOUR, another wayward delivery, short and outside off, Anderson this time cuts it in front of square for the third boundary of the over223/4
88.2OUTPermaul to Corey Anderson, out Caught by Deonarine!! Anderson has thrown it away. This was a tossed up delivery around off, Anderson goes on his knees and plays the slog sweep to deep mid wicket, where Deonarine judges it well and takes an excellent catch. New Zealand didn't want that as he was looking comfortable. Corey Anderson c Deonarine b Permaul 39(62) [4s-7]224/5
88.4FOURPermaul to Ross Taylor, FOUR, again short and outside off, Taylor gets nicely on top of the bounce and cuts it beautifully to the deep backward point fence231/5
95.5FOURDeonarine to Watling, FOUR, nice juicy full toss outside off, Watling does not miss out as he drives it handsomely to the sweeper cover fence245/5
99.2FOURBest to Ross Taylor, FOUR, half volley outside off, Taylor does not get well forward but still goes through with the shot, the timing on that was superb as it goes all the way to the deep extra cover fence257/5
100FOURBest to Ross Taylor, FOUR, Taylor gets to his 11th Test hundred. Third on the trot. This was again full and outside off, Taylor comes on the front foot and drives it beautifully to deep extra cover265/5
100.3FOURSammy to Watling, FOUR, you will not see a perfect straight drive, this was full and on middle, Watling gets forward and drives it with the full face of the bat, he held his pose for the cameramen269/5
101OUTSammy to Watling, out Caught by Ramdin!! The new ball has got the wicket. This was full and teasing outside off, Watling goes chasing after it and gets a thick outside edge, the ball goes to the right of Ramdin who dives and takes a sharp catch. It was a poor shot from the wicket-keeper. Watling c Ramdin b Sammy 20(37) [4s-2]269/6
104.2FOURSammy to Ross Taylor, FOUR, short and outside off, Taylor rocks back and cuts it to deep backward point, that ball reached the fence at the rate of knots280/6
104.3SIXSammy to Ross Taylor, SIX, overpitched outside off, Taylor comes well forward and lofts it straight down the ground for a maximum, that his first six in the series286/6
104.4SIXSammy to Ross Taylor, SIX, and he doubles his sixes count, again full and on off, Taylor sends it sailing over long on this time, is he shifting gears here? I think so292/6
104.5FOURSammy to Ross Taylor, FOUR, well he is certainly feasting on Sammy here, short and outside off, Taylor's fast hands come to the fore as he cuts it hard and into the square third man fence296/6
106OTHERNarine to Southee, no run, this is on leg-stump, Southee is rooted in the crease and is struck on the pads, the ball lobs up to FSL, a stifled appeal is turned down but they take the review, the Hot-Spot showed there was no bat involved, a wasted review296/6
107.3FOURNarine to Southee, FOUR, overpitched outside off, Southee comes on the front foot and creams the drive to deep extra cover, Samuels gives chase and tries to stop it with his boot but in vain304/6
108.2OUTBest to Ross Taylor, out Caught by Samuels!! A splendid innings comes to end. It was like a repeat of his dismissal from the last match. Short and outside off, Taylor goes for the upper cut and hits it straight down Samuels throat at third man. He walks off disappointed. Ross Taylor c Samuels b Best 131(264) [4s-16 6s-2]306/7
108.3SIXBest to Southee, SIX, short delivery on leg-stump, Southee shuffles across and swivels to pull it all the way over fine leg, it was a top edge but had plenty to take it over the ropes312/7
108.4FOURBest to Southee, FOUR, follows the short one with a yorker, but Southee is upto it as he flicks it beautifully to the backward square leg fence, he splits the fielders in the deep to perfection316/7
109.3OUTNarine to Southee, out Lbw!! Narine strikes and ends a cameo from Southee. This was quicker and turns in sharply, Southee is rooted to the crease and tries to defend but the ball hits him on the pads, umpire Llong had no hesitation in giving that OUT. Southee reviewed it and the Hawk-Eye showed that the impact was umpires call, so he walks back dejected. Southee lbw b Narine 18(26) [4s-2 6s-1]317/8
110FOURNarine to Wagner, FOUR, quicker and just outside off, Wagner pushes hard at it and gets thick outside edge, the ball races away to the third man fence321/8
112.1FOURPermaul to Ish Sodhi, FOUR, full delivery on off, Sodhi clears his front leg and swings across the line to get it to the deep mid wicket fence327/8
113.2OUTNarine to Ish Sodhi, out Bowled!! What come back for the mystery spinner? As he picks up a five wicket haul. That too with a classical off-spinners dismissal. This was tossed up just outside off, Sodhi comes forward and tries to drive but the ball spins back and hits the top of off-stump. Ish Sodhi b Narine 9(12) [4s-1]332/9
116.1SIXPermaul to Wagner, SIX, right in the slot for Wagner, tossed up on off, he gets on his knees and slogs sweeps it powerfully over the deep mid wicket fence340/9
116.3FOURPermaul to Wagner, FOUR, short and on leg-stump, Wagner goes for the half pull/sweep and helps it past the man at backward square leg for another boundary344/9
116.5FOURPermaul to Wagner, FOUR, short and wide outside off, Wagner goes reaching after it as he cuts it hard and to the vacant sweeper cover region348/9
117.3OUTNarine to Wagner, out Caught by K Edwards!! Fittingly Narine finishes off the innings. This was flighted on off, Wagner goes for the slog sweep but ends up getting a top edge to Edwards at cover, who takes a well judged catch. Wagner c K Edwards b Narine 22(24) [4s-3 6s-1]349/10

Batting: West Indies

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
1.2FOURSouthee to Kraigg Brathwaite, leg byes, FOUR, short delivery on the body, Brathwaite tries to take evasive action by ducking, but the ball does not bounce as it hits him on the back and rolls away to the fine leg fence5/0
3FOURBoult to Kraigg Brathwaite, FOUR, half volley outside off, Brathwaite gets on his knees and caresses the drive to the deep extra cover fence, McCullum gave chase but in vain12/0
4.1OUTBoult to Kraigg Brathwaite, out Bowled!! This was the Boult who bowled so well in the last match at Wellington. Full and swinging in, Brathwaite goes for the drive away from the body the ball sneaks between bat and pad to hit the off-stump. Kraigg Brathwaite b Boult 7(18) [4s-1]12/1
5OUTBoult to K Powell, out Caught by Southee!! Southee pulls off a brilliant catch. This was again full and in that channel of uncertainity, Powell pokes at it and gets a thick outside edge, the ball goes low and to the left of Southee at third slip, who takes a superb catch bending down. The Kiwi's are right back in this game. K Powell c Southee b Boult 0(5)12/2
8.1OUTBoult to K Edwards, out Caught by Watling!! Boult is on fire here. Edwards is unlucky here. This was length delivery down leg, Edwards tries to nudge and gets a feather to Watling, who takes a good diving catch to his left. Umpire Llong was quick to raise his finger. The Hot-Spot showed a clear mark on the inside half of the bat. K Edwards c Watling b Boult 1(17)13/3
11FOURBoult to Samuels, FOUR, full and tailing in, Samuels waits for it to swing and flicks it late, the ball races away to the deep square leg fence20/3
12.4FOURBoult to Chanderpaul, FOUR, short delivery on off, Chanderpaul is quick to pick up the length and pull it to the backward square leg fence, the man from fine leg was not able to get around in time27/3
13FOURBoult to Chanderpaul, FOUR, another superb pull shot! Again short and on off, Chanderpaul this time plays the short-arm pull in front of square, the ball raced away to the deep mid wicket fence31/3
15.4FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, full and swinging outside off, Chanderpaul has a poke at it away from the body, the ball takes the edge and goes past a diving Anderson at gully36/3
16.2FOURCorey Anderson to Samuels, leg byes, FOUR, too straight and on the pads, Samuels goes it off the pads to the fine leg fence40/3
16.3OUTCorey Anderson to Samuels, out Caught by Watling!! Samuels yet again throws it away. A good length delivery outside off, Samuels pokes at it and gets an edge to Watling, who takes an easy catch. Needless shot from Samuels. Samuels c Watling b Corey Anderson 8(38) [4s-1]40/4
17.3FOURWagner to Chanderpaul, FOUR, edged but safe. Chanders pokes and gets an edge, the flies past Fulton to the third man fence46/4
17.5OUTWagner to Chanderpaul, out Caught by Williamson!! Edged again but New Zealand have taken it this time. This is a great catch low to his right by Williamson at second slip. Chanders pushed at that length ball and couldn't prevent the edge. This is a massive wicket for NZ. Chanderpaul c Williamson b Wagner 20(26) [4s-4]46/5
22.1FOURCorey Anderson to Ramdin, FOUR, just a hint of shape away outside off stump, Ramdin gets a thick outside edge past gully to third man57/5
23FOURCorey Anderson to Ramdin, FOUR, full ball outside off, Ramdin drives off the front foot to the long-off fence61/5
24.3FOURCorey Anderson to Ramdin, FOUR, overpitched and Anderson has to pay the price for it. Ramdin leans forward and drives it sweetly to the cover fence. Nicely played69/5
25FOURCorey Anderson to Ramdin, FOUR, short and outside off, Ramdin gets back and slaps it over to the cover fence73/5
25.2OUTWagner to Deonarine, out Caught by Ross Taylor!! There goes another one. Full and angled across by Wagner. Deonarine has a poke out but gets a thick edge that is snaffled at first slip. New Zealand in complete command now. Deonarine c Ross Taylor b Wagner 13(26)75/6
27.1FOURWagner to Sammy, FOUR, full and drifting onto the pads, Sammy flicks it off his pads and down to the deep mid wicket fence79/6
27.3FOURWagner to Sammy, FOUR, short and wide outside off, Sammy stands up tall and cuts it fiercely to the point fence83/6
27.4FOURWagner to Sammy, FOUR, too full from Wagner, Sammy squeezes it square of the wicket on the offside for another boundary87/6
27.5FOURWagner to Sammy, FOUR, that's the fourth of the over! Outside off again, Sammy opens the face of the bat to get it to the third man fence91/6
28.5OUTBoult to Ramdin, out Lbw!! Boult is running through the West Indian side here. This was full and tailing in on the stumps, Ramdin comes forward and tries to flick but he ends up missing the ball, umpire Llong thought he got an inside edge but that was the bat hitting the boot. Watling asked McCullum to go for the review and he got it right as the ball was hitting middle and leg stump. Ramdin lbw b Boult 18(33) [4s-4]91/7
29.5FOURSouthee to Sammy, FOUR, banged in short around off, Sammy is quick to rock and muscle the pull to the deep mid wicket fence, that was hit with immense power95/7
30FOURSouthee to Sammy, FOUR, again short of length on off, Sammy goes back and whips it away this time to the same region as the last boundary, he is dealing in boundaries here, all his runs have come in fours99/7
30.2FOURBoult to Narine, leg byes, FOUR, drifts this on the pads, Narine does not get any bat as the ball hits the thigh pad and rolls away to the fine leg fence103/7
31.1OUTSouthee to Sammy, out Caught by Watling!! Southee gets into the act now. This was full and swinging away around off, Sammy goes for an expensive drive and gets a thick edge through to Watling, who accepts the catch gleefully. The skipper goes after playing a cameo. Sammy c Watling b Southee 24(17) [4s-6]103/8
31.3OUTSouthee to Permaul, out Lbw!! He does not have to wait for long, Southee gets his 100th Test wicket. This was a yorker length delivery that shapes away slightly, Permaul misses it completely and is hit on the back boot. That was crushing into off and middle stump. Umpire Gould made no mistake this time. Even Permaul didn't bother to review it. Permaul lbw b Southee 0(2)103/9
31.5OUTSouthee to Best, out Lbw!! Southee just needed one over to finish things off. This was a length delivery that comes back in, Best shuffles across the stumps to nudge it to the leg-side, he misses to get bat as he is hit in-line, umpire Gould thought about it and gave it OUT. Best reviewed it, but in vain as the ball was clipping leg-stump. Best lbw b Southee 0(2)103/10

Batting: New Zealand

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
0.4FOURBest to Fulton, FOUR, overpitched delivery outside off, Fulton leans forward and pushes it wide of mid-off, the timing was so good that the ball reached the boundary easily4/0
3.1FOURNarine to Rutherford, FOUR, edged but four! This was tossed up and turns across, Rutherford comes on the front foot and plays with loose bottom hands, the ball takes the edge and goes past gully for a boundary13/0
6.4FOURSammy to Rutherford, FOUR, provides width outside off, Rutherford goes back and cuts it beautifully to the deep backward point fence, that seems to be his favourite shot22/0
12.1FOURSammy to Fulton, FOUR, poor delivery from Sammy, slants this down leg, Fulton gets inside the line and helps it down to the fine leg fence, the man in the deep was square33/0
12.4OUTSammy to Fulton, out Caught&Bowled!! Sammy keeps plucking off superb catches. This was full and around off, Fulton comes forward and smashes the drive in the air, the ball comes back at Sammy at knee high, he bends down and pulls off another brilliant catch of his own bowling. This was the fourth such catch that Sammy has caught in this match. Fulton c and b Sammy 10(37) [4s-2]33/1
18FOURNarine to Rutherford, FOUR, at last a run is scored after 32 balls, short and outside off, Rutherford this time finds the gap as he cuts it between point and extra cover for a boundary37/1
18.4FOURSammy to Williamson, FOUR, there was width provided on this occassion, Williamson does not miss out as he punches it off the front foot to deep extra cover, the timing takes it into the fence43/1
20.4FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, nice use of the feet, flighted delivery on off, Williamson comes down the track and drives it inside out wide of mid-off, the ball went all the way along the ground47/1
21FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, another tossed up delivery on middle, Williamson shimmies down the track and this time drives it in the air straight down the ground for the second boundary of the over51/1
23.2FOURNarine to Rutherford, FOUR, drops this short and outside off, Rutherford latches onto it quickly as he goes back and cuts it to the deep extra cover fence, he didn't even bother to run55/1
25FOURPermaul to Williamson, FOUR, superb shot! This was tossed up on off, Williamson comes down the track and gets to the pitch of the ball as he flicks it in the air couple of bounces into the deep mid wicket fence61/1
26.2FOURBest to Williamson, FOUR, half volley on leg-stump, Williamson leans forward and flicks it handsomely to the deep square leg fence, the ball was timed superbly67/1
28.2FOURBest to Rutherford, byes, FOUR, bouncer down leg, Rutherford sits underneath it and lets it go, the ball kept swinging away from Ramdin who had no chance of stopping that74/1
29.4FOURNarine to Williamson, FOUR, flighted delivery on off, Williamson comes down the track and plays the pick up shot beautifully, he hits it in the air to the deep mid wicket fence78/1
30FOURNarine to Williamson, FOUR, Narine pulls the length down half way, Williamson rocks back and cuts it hard and to the vacant backward point region for the second boundary of the over82/1
31.4FOURNarine to Rutherford, FOUR89/1
34.3FOURBest to Williamson, FOUR99/1
34.4OTHERBest to Williamson, 3 runs102/1
36SIXPermaul to Rutherford, SIX109/1
36.5FOURBest to Williamson, FOUR113/1
38OUTPermaul to Williamson, out Bowled!! Williamson persihes after scoring his 12th Test fifty. Tries to pull a short delivery, the ball does not raise up as it goes onto to hit off-stump. Williamson b Permaul 56(83) [4s-9]116/2
40.4FOURDeonarine to Rutherford, FOUR, Rutherford finishes it off in style, overpitched outside off, he leans forward and drives it between extra cover and mid-off for a boundary124/2