Aug 20West Indies vs. Bangladesh

1st ODI at National Cricket Stadium, St George's, Grenada

West Indies won by 3 wkts

Aug 19Zimbabwe vs. South Africa

2nd ODI at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo

South Africa won by 61 runs

Aug 15England vs. India

5th Test at Kennington Oval, London

England won by an innings and 244 runs

Aug 14Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan

2nd Test at Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo

Sri Lanka won by 105 runs

Aug 17Zimbabwe vs. South Africa

1st ODI at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo

South Africa won by 93 runs

Aug 09Zimbabwe vs. South Africa

Only Test at Harare Sports Club, Harare

South Africa won by 9 wkts

Aug 21 13:00Zimbabwe vs. South Africa

3rd ODI at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo

Aug 22 19:00West Indies vs. Bangladesh

2nd ODI at St George's, Grenada

Aug 23 10:00Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan

1st ODI at Hambantota

Aug 25 13:00Zimbabwe vs. Australia

1st Match at Harare

Aug 25 15:00England vs. India

1st ODI at Bristol

Aug 25 00:00West Indies vs. Bangladesh

3rd ODI at Basseterre, St Kitts

Highlights

West Indies tour of New Zealand 2013-14

New Zealand vs. West Indies, 2nd T20I

Westpac Stadium, Wellington, Jan 15, 2014

Batting: West Indies

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
1.3FOURMilne to Charles, FOUR, bowls this one slower than his usual speed, around 121 kph. Charles goes on the backfoot, makes room and slashes it to the third man fence6/0
2.2FOURMcClenaghan to Simmons, FOUR, Nicely done by Simmons. It was a very full delivery around off, Simmons lofts it to the long off fence10/0
2.3FOURMcClenaghan to Simmons, FOUR, back-to-back boundaries for Simmons. This time McClenaghan bowled a full one on leg, Simmons does well to tuck it off his pads to fine leg14/0
3.4FOURMilne to Simmons, FOUR, slightly short of length delivery outside off, Simmons stays back, opens the face of his bat and runs it down to the third man fence21/0
4OUTMilne to Charles, out Caught by Guptill!! New Zealand have got their first breakthrough! The extra pace has worked for Milne! It was a short of length delivery on middle, Charles rocks back and pulls it powerfully straight into the hands of the man at deep mid-wicket. Guptill does well to hold on to a good catch just in front of the ropes. Charles c Guptill b Milne 7(12) [4s-1]22/1
4.1FOURNeesham to Simmons, FOUR, cracking shot! It was a length ball around off, Simmons gets forward and slams the drive to the deep extra cover fence26/1
5.1FOURMcClenaghan to Simmons, FOUR, cleverly done by Simmons. It was a slightly short of length delivery on leg, Simmons stays in the crease and tucks it off his hips to the fine leg fence31/1
5.3SIXMcClenaghan to Simmons, SIX, Brilliant shot! It was a full ball on middle, Simmons backed away and lofts it over the long on fence for a big maximum37/1
5.5OUTMcClenaghan to Simmons, out Caught by Neesham!! McClenaghan gets his man! Simmons was looking really good here but has thrown his wicket away. It was a short of length delivery, a touch slower than Simmons expected, he gets back and upper cuts it. He has mistimed it though as the ball goes spiralling to the point fielder. A simple catch for him. Simmons c Neesham b McClenaghan 29(19) [4s-5 6s-1]37/2
6.2FOURCorey Anderson to Andre Fletcher, FOUR, Fletcher gets off the mark in style! It was a good length ball around off, Andre Fletcher gets forward and drives it uppishly to long off41/2
6.5SIXCorey Anderson to Andre Fletcher, SIX, What a shot! It was a back of a length delivery on middle and off, Fletcher lofts it over the long on fence. The ball goes high over into the crowd where a spectator gets his hands to the ball only to make a mess of it. Poor guy, he just lost the $100,000 prize49/2
8.3SIXNeesham to Dwayne Bravo, SIX, excellent shot! Bravo picks up the slower ball well, he makes room and slams it over the extra cover fence for a maximum60/2
9.4OUTNathan McCullum to Dwayne Bravo, out Bowled!! Nathan McCullum continues his good form from the previous match. He has got the skipper! It was a quicker delivery on middle and leg, Dwayne Bravo plays all around it as the ball sneaks past the outside edge and crashes onto the stumps. Dwayne Bravo b Nathan McCullum 12(12) [6s-1]66/3
10.3OUTMilne to Walton, out Caught by Ronchi!! Oh dear! What is happening here? West Indies are throwing away a perfectly good start. It was a short of length delivery just outside off, Walton stays back and plays the cut very late, the ball takes the bottom edge of the bat and goes through to the keeper. Walton c Ronchi b Milne 0(3)67/4
10.4FOURMilne to Ramdin, FOUR, back of a length delivery outside off, Ramdin stays behind and upper cuts it towards third man, the ball flies over the slips and crosses the ropes quite easily. Ramdin did well to use Milne's pace71/4
12.2FOURCorey Anderson to Andre Fletcher, FOUR, beautiful shot! It was a short of length ball outside off, Fletcher stays behind and cuts it to the past point for a well timed boundary80/4
12.3FOURCorey Anderson to Andre Fletcher, FOUR, back of a length delivery outside off, the ball takes the outside edge of the bat and races away to the third man fence. Bonus runs for Fletcher84/4
14.3FOURMcClenaghan to Ramdin, FOUR, excellent shot! It was a short of length delivery on middle, Ramdin gets back in the crease and pulls it to the deep square leg fence99/4
15.4SIXCorey Anderson to Ramdin, SIX, another maximum! It was a slightly back of a length delivery on the stumps, Ramdin slogs it over the mid wicket fence as the ball goes soaring into the crowds113/4
15.5SIXCorey Anderson to Ramdin, SIX, Another chance for a spectator to try his luck but it has been put down there in the crowd. Ramdin lofts this fuller length ball over the extra cover fence and takes the partnership over 50119/4
17.1SIXNeesham to Ramdin, SIX, Poor delivery by Neesham. It was slower on middle and off, Ramdin does well to loft it over long on, where the ball just clears the ropes for his 3rd maximum133/4
17.4OUTNeesham to Andre Fletcher, out Andre Fletcher Run Out!! 1 run completed! It was a back of a length delivery outside off, Andre Fletcher cuts it to Munro at sweeper cover who fires a quick throw at the non-striker's end. The bowler fails to collect the ball and it goes to the leg-side, Ramdin is not interested for the second run and holds his ground as both batsmen find themselves stranded at the bowler's crease. Milne at deep mid-wicket is quick to throw the ball to the keeper who flicks the bails off comfortably. Fletcher looks apologetically at Ramdin and walks back disappointed to the pavilion. Andre Fletcher run out (Milne) 40(36) [4s-3 6s-1]137/5
18FOURNeesham to Ramdin, FOUR, yorker length delivery on leg, Ramdin flicks it off his pads to the fine leg fence142/5
18.2OTHERCorey Anderson to Ramdin, 1 run, good length ball on off, Ramdin drives it to cover to get to his 1st T20I fifty144/5
18.5FOURCorey Anderson to A Russell, FOUR, slightly back of a length delivery on middle, Russell clips it powerfully to the deep mid wicket fence151/5

Batting: New Zealand

Over No.Event TypeEventTeam Score
0.2SIXJ Holder to Ryder, SIX, what a way to get off the mark! This was a length delivery, Ryder comes slightly forward and plays the pick up shot to perfection, the ball goes way back into the crowd at backward square leg, the spectator puts down another chance7/0
1OUTJ Holder to Guptill, out Caught by Ramdin!! Ramdin holds on to this one to send back Guptill. It was a good length ball that shapes away late, Guptill stays rooted to the crease and pokes at it tentatively, the ball takes the edge and goes to the right of Ramdin who makes no mistake. End of an eventful first over from Holder. Guptill c Ramdin b J Holder 1(4)8/1
1.3DROPPEDBest to Ryder, 2 runs, Dropped again! This was pitched up outside off, Ryder smacks the drive in the air towards cover, Charles goes with one-hand puts down a tough chance, the ball seams to be following him around11/1
1.4FOURBest to Ryder, FOUR, good length ball just outside off, Ryder swings across the line and gets it off the inside half of the bat to the backward square leg fence. Best is frustrated in seeing that go for a boundary15/1
1.5FOURBest to Ryder, FOUR, short and outside off, Ryder opens the face of the bat and cuts it wide of the third man fielder, the ball goes one bounce into the fence19/1
2SIXBest to Ryder, SIX, that made a good sound when he connected it, short delivery around off, Ryder rocks back and muscles the pull way over deep square leg, the spectator holds on to the catch but he is not wearing the orange t-shirt so he does not win the reward25/1
2.2FOURJ Holder to Brendon McCullum, FOUR, back of a length delivery on the body, McCullum swivels around and pulls it over the man at short fine leg29/1
2.3SIXJ Holder to Brendon McCullum, SIX, superb shot! This was a length delivery on the stumps, McCullum gives the charge and frees his arms to send it sailing straight down the ground for a maximum. The Kiwis are off to flier35/1
2.4DROPPEDJ Holder to Brendon McCullum, 1 run, high full toss on off-stump, McCullum goes for the drive and slices it to cover point, where the fielder puts down a easy catch, make it three in three overs36/1
2.5OUTJ Holder to Ryder, out Caught by Simmons!! The West Indies hang on to one. This was slower full delivery outside off, Ryder slices it in the air wide of sweeper cover, Simmons runs around and takes a good tumbling catch. End of a quickfire innings from Ryder. Ryder c Simmons b J Holder 23(9) [4s-2 6s-2]36/2
4FOURBest to Ross Taylor, FOUR, good length ball on the stumps, Taylor gets inside the line and flicks it away fine, the man was pretty square and had no chance of stopping that42/2
4.2FOURDwayne Bravo to Brendon McCullum, FOUR, half volley on the pads, McCullum does not miss out as he leans forward and flicks it wide of the man at mid wicket, the timing takes it to the fence46/2
5.2OUTNarine to Brendon McCullum, out Lbw!! Narine strikes in his very first over and gets the big wicket of the skipper. This was pushed through quicker on off and middle, McCullum stays stuck in the crease and is rapped on the pads, the ball would have gone on to hit the middle stump, the umpire makes an easy decision. Brendon McCullum lbw b Narine 17(11) [4s-2 6s-1]49/3
7.5FOURNikita Miller to Ross Taylor, FOUR, bit too full and outside off, Taylor comes well forward and drives it handsomely to the deep extra cover fence, the man was just 10 meters away but still had no chance of cutting that off67/3
8.1OUTA Russell to Munro, out Caught by Nikita Miller!! Poor delivery but even poorer shot. Short and outside off, it was asking to be put away, Munro cuts it half-heartedly to backward point, where Miller takes the simplest of catches. New Zealand are in a bit of trouble here. Munro c Nikita Miller b A Russell 5(6)69/4
9FOURA Russell to Corey Anderson, FOUR, short delivery outside off, Anderson rocks back and pulls it over mid-on, the ball goes one bounce into the fence73/4
10.3OUTA Russell to Corey Anderson, out Caught by Charles!! Russell gets two in two overs. This was a good change of pace, rolled his fingers over the ball, Anderson was deceived by that and lobs a simple catch to Charles at extra cover. Corey Anderson c Charles b A Russell 6(9) [4s-1]79/5
12.2FOURA Russell to Ross Taylor, FOUR, pitched up outside off, Taylor comes on the front foot and caresses the cover drive to the deep extra cover fence, the ball races away to the ropes90/5
13.3SIXNikita Miller to Ronchi, SIX, drops it short and on middle, Ronchi is quick to rock back and pulls it way back over deep mid wicket for a maximum, they need some more of those102/5
14.4SIXDwayne Bravo to Ronchi, SIX, slower ball on the stumps, Ronchi picks it up early, goes on his knees and slogs sweeps it over deep mid wicket for a maximum, the spectator juggles before holding on to $100,000118/5
14.5FOURDwayne Bravo to Ronchi, FOUR, full toss on leg-stump, Ronchi helps it around the corner for another boundary, the man at fine leg was inside the circle so it was easy pickings122/5
15.3FOURNarine to Ronchi, FOUR, super shot! This was tossed up on off-stump, Ronchi gets on his knees and sweeps it right between the two fielders in the deep on the leg-side. The partnership between Ronchi and Ross Taylor is now 50129/5
16.5FOURJ Holder to Ronchi, FOUR, half volley on the off-stump, with the form Ronchi is in he does not miss out, he lofts it straight down the ground for another boundary141/5
17FOURJ Holder to Ronchi, FOUR, Ronchi gets to his maiden T20I fifty in style. This was a low full toss on middle, Ronchi makes room and slogs it between deep mid wicket and long on for back to back boundaries145/5
17.4OUTNarine to Ross Taylor, out Caught by Walton!! The wicket might have come a bit too late for the visitors. Tossed up delivery on off-stump, Taylor goes for the slog sweep and finds Walton at deep mid wicket who takes a good running catch. End of a sensible innings from Taylor. Ross Taylor c Walton b Narine 39(41) [4s-3]147/6
18.3FOURBest to Neesham, FOUR, pitched up outside off, Neesham goes for the booming drive and gets a thick edge, the ball flies down to the third man fence151/6
18.4SIXBest to Neesham, SIX, length delivery on off-stump, Neesham stays on leg-stump and frees his arms to send it sailing into the crowd at deep mid wicket, that was hit effortlessly157/6
19FOURBest to Neesham, FOUR, Neesham finishes it off in style, short delivery on leg-stump, Neesham swivels and pulls it to the backward square leg fence163/6