New Zealand Vs West Indies 26/12/2013 - Results, Review and Analysis
The first ODI cricket match between New Zealand and West Indies kicked off with West Indies winning the toss and electing to bowl first. It looked like a fine decision after looking at the pitch. To know about what happened during the course of the match, Read on for the complete Results, Review and Statistical Highlights of the match.
New Zealand's batting was not able to handle the Windies bowling as almost all their batsmen failed to cope up against the WI bowlers. Apart from Nathan McCullum's 47 and Brendon McCullum's 51 no one was able to make a decent score which resulted in them being bundled out for 156. As far as West Indies bowling was concerned, Dwayne Bravo picked up 4 wickets.
West Indies in response to chasing down 157 also struggled just like NZ. Lendl Simmons made 34 but after his dismissal it looked tough for them. Darren Sammy's 43 not out towards the end however ensured they took a narrow win by 2 wickets towards the end. As far as New Zealand's bowling was concerned, Mitchell McClenaghan picked up 5 wickets.
Take a look at the scorecard of the match below.
|New Zealand innings (50 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|MJ Guptill||lbw b Rampaul||2||17||0||0||11.76|
|JD Ryder||c DM Bravo b Rampaul||0||5||0||0||0|
|KS Williamson||c †Ramdin b Holder||8||22||0||0||36.36|
|LRPL Taylor||run out (Holder)||3||10||0||0||30|
|BB McCullum*||lbw b DJ Bravo||51||57||5||1||89.47|
|Corey J Anderson||c Simmons b DJ Bravo||13||21||2||0||61.9|
|L Ronchi†||c Charles b Narine||7||7||1||0||100|
|JDS Neesham||c DM Bravo b DJ Bravo||10||28||1||0||35.71|
|NL McCullum||c DM Bravo b Holder||47||64||2||3||73.43|
|KD Mills||c Sammy b DJ Bravo||3||7||0||0||42.85|
|MJ McClenaghan||not out||3||15||0||0||20|
|Extras||(lb 6, w 3)||9|
|Total||(all out; 42.1 overs; 199 mins)||156||(3.69 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets 1-2 (Ryder, 1.6 ov), 2-3 (Guptill, 3.6 ov), 3-10 (Taylor, 6.4 ov), 4-32 (Williamson, 11.1 ov), 5-57 (Anderson, 16.6 ov), 6-66 (Ronchi, 19.1 ov), 7-93 (Neesham, 26.4 ov), 8-104 (BB McCullum, 30.1 ov), 9-112 (Mills, 32.5 ov), 10-156 (NL McCullum, 42.1 ov)|
|West Indies innings (target: 157 runs from 50 overs)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|J Charles||b McClenaghan||9||17||0||1||52.94|
|KOA Powell||b McClenaghan||4||5||1||0||80|
|DM Bravo||c Williamson b McClenaghan||14||18||3||0||77.77|
|LMP Simmons||c Taylor b Mills||34||43||4||1||79.06|
|DJ Bravo*||lbw b McClenaghan||12||14||1||1||85.71|
|N Deonarine||b Mills||6||20||0||0||30|
|D Ramdin†||c BB McCullum b McClenaghan||2||13||0||0||15.38|
|DJG Sammy||not out||43||27||5||3||159.25|
|JO Holder||c †Ronchi b Neesham||10||9||1||0||111.11|
|SP Narine||not out||0||0||0||0||-|
|Extras||(lb 8, w 14, nb 1)||23|
|Total||(8 wickets; 27.3 overs; 149 mins)||157||(5.70 runs per over)|
|Did not bat R Rampaul|
|Fall of wickets 1-5 (Powell, 1.5 ov), 2-19 (Charles, 5.3 ov), 3-32 (DM Bravo, 7.3 ov), 4-60 (DJ Bravo, 11.1 ov), 5-94 (Simmons, 18.3 ov), 6-96 (Deonarine, 20.1 ov), 7-121 (Ramdin, 23.3 ov), 8-147 (Holder, 26.6 ov)|
|MJ McClenaghan||9.3||0||58||5||6.1||(1nb, 6w)|
|Corey J Anderson||4||0||19||0||4.75||(5w)|
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