New Zealand vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, CWC 2019 Warm-Up Match

न्यूजीलैंड बनाम वेस्टइंडीज लाइव क्रिकेट स्कोर, सीडब्ल्यूसी 2019 वार्म अप मैच: शाई होप ने शतक लगाया और आंद्रे रसेल ने सिर्फ 24 गेंदों में 55 रन बनाए, क्योंकि वेस्टइंडीज ने वेस्टइंडीज बनाम 421- ऑल के कुल मिलाकर एक पोस्ट करके एक शुरुआती बढ़त बनाई मंगलवार को अपने अंतिम वॉर्म-अप मैच में

New Zealand vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, CWC 2019 Warm-Up Match




21:23 IST: 21.1: F Allen to K Williamson, FOUR! Raining boundaries here now! Williamson picks his spot to perfection. Knew mid off was in the ring so just chipped it over him and provides the ideal start to the over.


Score 103/3


BatsmanKane Williamson55(47b 7*4 2*6)


BowlerKemar Roach 4-1-13-1


21:21 IST: 20.6: K Roach to K Williamson, A single to end! Williamson strokes it towards wide mid on and keeps strike. 7 from the over. Runs needed per over has touched 11 now.


21:21 IST: 20.5: K Roach to K Williamson, FOUR! That went to the fence like a tracer bullet! Shortish and outside off, Williamson slaps it past sweeper cover and into the fence. The fielder in the deep did not have a lot to move but he stood no chance.


21:20 IST: 20.4: K Roach to K Williamson, The effort ball! It is short and on off, Williamson hops and defends it onto the ground.


21:20 IST: 20.3: K Roach to K Williamson, On the middle pole, Williamson pushes it to mid on.


21:20 IST: 20.2: K Roach to Tom Blundell, Nicely clipped off the pads but towards the fielder at deep square leg. Only a run.


21:19 IST: Kemar Roach is back into the attack.


21:19 IST: 20.1: K Roach to K Williamson, Works it with the angle towards mid-wicket for one.


Score 96/3


BatsmanKane Williamson50(42b 6*4 2*6)


BowlerFabian Allen 3-0-17-0


21:18 IST: 19.6: F Allen to K Williamson, Fifty up for the Kiwi skipper, he has showed great form in both the warm up games. Excellent signs for New Zealand heading into the World Cup. He gets there by pushing it through covers for a single.


21:17 IST: 19.5: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Shortish and outside off, Blundell goes back and slaps it through covers for a single.


21:17 IST: 19.4: F Allen to Tom Blundell, TB dances down the track but does not get to the pitch of it. He works it to mid-wicket.


21:16 IST: 19.3: F Allen to Tom Blundell, An appeal but turned down! This is fired on the pads, Tom looks to flick but misses to get hit on it. It is slipping down with the angle.


21:14 IST: The physio is out in the middle. Williamson is getting attention. He sips a drink and looks to be ok.


21:14 IST: 19.2: F Allen to K Williamson, That could have hurt Williamson! He drops it towards point and gets to the other end. The fielder picks the ball up and fires it at the non-striker's end but the ball hits the helmet of Williamson. The umpire has a check if the Kiwi skipper is fine.


21:13 IST: 19.1: F Allen to K Williamson, FOUR! Williamson seems to have stepped on the gas here! Starts this over with a boundary. Once again the key here was he stays leg side to the delivery, waits for it to come to him and then guides it past point.


Score 89/3


BatsmanKane Williamson44(39b 5*4 2*6)


BowlerCarlos Brathwaite 4-0-26-0


21:12 IST: 18.6: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Keeps strike for the next over by working it down to long on. 11 from the over, they need to keep going at this rate, if they are to chase this down.


21:11 IST: 18.5: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Brathwaite bowls another yorker on middle, all Williamson can do is, jam it out back to the bowler.


21:11 IST: 18.4: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, FOUR! Through covers! Full again on middle, Williamson makes room and drills it through the off side. No one in the deep so it is a boundary. This is turning out to be a very good over for the Kiwis.


21:10 IST: 18.3: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Good comeback by the bowler! Bowls a yorker on off, Williamson manages to jam it out.


21:09 IST: 18.2: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, SIX! All the way! What a shot that is! Slightly fuller on off, Williamson lofts it with ease over the long off fence. They need one in every over.


21:09 IST: 18.1: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Goes wide of the crease and angles it into the batsman, Williamson keeps it out.


Score 78/3


BatsmanKane Williamson33(33b 4*4 1*6)


BowlerFabian Allen 2-0-10-0


21:07 IST: 17.6: F Allen to K Williamson, Willisamson plays one down to point and gets a single. 6 singles coming in the over. West Indies won't mind it.


21:07 IST: 17.5: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Blundell drives this tossed up delivery down to mid on for a run.


21:07 IST: 17.4: F Allen to K Williamson, Williamson pushes this flatter delivery towards covers for a single.


21:06 IST: 17.3: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Blundell flicks it to the mid-wicket region for a single.


21:06 IST: 17.2: F Allen to K Williamson, Williamson flicks this flatter delivery off his pads to the leg side and they pick a single.


21:05 IST: 17.1: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Tosssed up on the pads, Blundell flicks it to mid-wicket for a run.


Score 72/3


BatsmanKane Williamson30(30b 4*4 1*6)


BowlerCarlos Brathwaite 3-0-15-0


21:04 IST: 16.6: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, SIX! Excellent shot. Short delivery, Williamson latches onto it and pulls it over mid-wicket for a maximum.


21:04 IST: 16.5: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Length delivery on middle, the skipper flicks it to leg side.


21:03 IST: 16.4: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Length delivery on off, Williamson plays it to point.


21:03 IST: 16.3: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Good length delivery on off, the skipper defends it off the back foot.


21:03 IST: 16.2: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Length delivery on middle, Blundell nudges it towards square leg for a run.


21:02 IST: 16.1: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Good length delivery outside off, Blundell shoulders his arms to this one.


Score 65/3


BatsmanTom Blundell13(21b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerFabian Allen 1-0-4-0


21:01 IST: 15.6: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Short delivery on middle, Blundell pulls it towards mid-wicket for a run. Just 4 runs from the over.


21:00 IST: 15.5: F Allen to K Williamson, Full on off, Williamson plays it towards covers for a run.


21:00 IST: 15.4: F Allen to Tom Blundell, Length delivery on middle, Blundell nudges it towards square leg for a run.


21:00 IST: 15.3: F Allen to Tom Blundell, On a good length on leg, Blundell looks to defend but gets hit low on the pads. Allen appeals but the umpire shakes his head.


20:59 IST: 15.2: F Allen to K Williamson, Short and outside off, Williamson cuts it through point for a single.


20:58 IST: 15.1: F Allen to K Williamson, Tossed up on middle, Williamson plays it to mid on.


20:58 IST: Fabian Allen is into the attack.


Score 61/3


BatsmanKane Williamson22(23b 4*4 0*6)


BowlerCarlos Brathwaite 2-0-8-0


20:57 IST: 14.6: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, The batsman flicks it away with a wristy shot. The batsmen have run through for a single.


20:56 IST: 14.5: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, The batsman opens the face of the bat and helps it to third man. One run added to the total.


20:56 IST: 14.4: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Tom again defends it off the back foot to off side.


20:55 IST: 14.3: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Again a length ball on pads, flicked away to mid-wicket again.


20:55 IST: 14.2: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Blundell flicks this length ball off his pads to mid-wicket. The fielder there fields and throws it directly towards the non striker. Had he hit Williamson would have walked back to the pavilion, as he was backing up too much.


20:54 IST: 14.1: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Length ball on the stumps, Blundell flicks it straight to the man at mid-wicket.


Score 59/3


BatsmanKane Williamson21(22b 4*4 0*6)


BowlerOshane Thomas 3-0-16-1


20:50 IST: 13.6: O Thomas to K Williamson, FOUR! Consecutive boundaries for the skipper. Length delivery on middle, Williamson flicks it through square leg for a boundary. 9 runs have come from the over. New Zealand need big overs from here.


20:49 IST: 13.5: O Thomas to K Williamson, FOUR! THAT IS SMASHED! Short of a length delivery, Williamson pulls it over mid-wicket for a boundary.


20:49 IST: 13.4: O Thomas to K Williamson, On a good length on middle, Williamson defends it off the back foot.


20:48 IST: 13.3: O Thomas to K Williamson, Good length delivery on off, Kane defends it out.


20:47 IST: 13.2: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Length delivery on middle, Blundell flicks it towards square leg for a run.


20:47 IST: 13.1: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, On a good length on off, Blundell defends it off the back foot.


Score 50/3


BatsmanKane Williamson13(18b 2*4 0*6)


BowlerCarlos Brathwaite 1-0-6-0


20:46 IST: 12.6: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, FOUR! Handsomely pulled by Williamson. Carlos bowls this short and Williamson pulls it over the mid-wicket fielder for one bounce into the fence.


20:45 IST: 12.5: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Pitching outside off, Williamson plays this with an angled bat towards short third man.


20:44 IST: 12.4: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Williamson defends this good length ball towards the off side.


20:44 IST: 12.3: C Brathwaite to Tom Blundell, Length ball pitching outside off, Blundell crisply drives it through covers but the fielder from mid off comes over and just a single results.


20:43 IST: 12.2: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Williamson flicks this length ball off his pads to mid-wicket for a single.


20:43 IST: 12.1: C Brathwaite to K Williamson, Lands it on a full length, Williamson dead bats it off the front foot.


Score 44/3


BatsmanTom Blundell8(10b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerOshane Thomas 2-0-7-1


20:42 IST: 11.6: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Play and a miss! Thomas bowls it on a good length and outside off, Blundell looks to defend but misses it due to the seam movement on this one.


20:41 IST: 11.5: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Good length delivery outside off, Blundell looks to pull but misses it.


20:41 IST: 11.4: O Thomas to K Williamson, Length delivery on middle, the skipper flicks it towards mid-wicket for a run.


20:40 IST: 11.3: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Short delivery on middle, Blundell pulls it through mid-wicket for a single.


20:39 IST: 11.2: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Good length delivery on off, Blundell defends it out.


20:39 IST: 11.1: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, FOUR! Excellent shot. Short and outside off, Blundell cuts it hard through point for a boundary.


Score 38/3


BatsmanKane Williamson7(12b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerKemar Roach 3-1-7-1


20:37 IST: 10.6: K Roach to K Williamson, Length delivery on off, Kane plays it to point.


20:37 IST: 10.5: K Roach to K Williamson, Defended off the back foot by the batsman.


20:36 IST: 10.4: K Roach to Tom Blundell, Length delivery on middle, Blundell flicks it towards square leg for a run.


20:36 IST: 10.3: K Roach to Tom Blundell, Good length delivery on off, Tom defends it off the front foot.


20:36 IST: 10.2: K Roach to Tom Blundell, Play and a miss! On a good length on middle, Blundell looks to defend but misses it due to the seam movement on this one. Roach appeals for caught behind but the umpire shakes his head.


20:35 IST: 10.1: K Roach to Tom Blundell, FREE HIT! Tom Blundell does not make use of the Free Hit. Full delivery outside off, Blundell lofts it over covers. The batsmen pick up a couple.


20:34 IST: 10.1: K Roach to K Williamson, NO BALL! Kemar Roach oversteps! On a good length and outside off, Williamson plays it towards point for a run.


20:32 IST: Powerplay 2 has been signaled. Four fielders will be outside the circle till the 40th over.


Score 33/3


BatsmanTom Blundell0(1b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerOshane Thomas 1-0-1-1


20:32 IST: 9.6: O Thomas to Tom Blundell, Blundell just leaves this length ball outside off, without any fuss.


20:31 IST: Tom Blundell is the new batsman in.


20:30 IST: 9.5: O Thomas to R Taylor, OUT! Thomas bowls a Jaffa! He bowls a short of a good length delivery outside off. Taylor looks to defend but the ball takes off after pitching. Nothing Taylor could do after that, the ball hits the glove and lobs to backward point for the fielder to pouch an easy catch.


20:29 IST: 9.4: O Thomas to R Taylor, Crunched but finds point! Short and outside off, Taylor slashes but straight to point.


20:29 IST: 9.3: O Thomas to R Taylor, Good pace! Full and fast outside off, Taylor looks to drive but misses.


20:28 IST: 9.2: O Thomas to R Taylor, Shortish and a little closer to the off pole. Taylor looks to cut but ends up chopping it to point.


20:27 IST: 9.1: O Thomas to K Williamson, Williamson Drives this length delivery down the ground. Thomas gets a hand on the ball in his followthrough and the fielder from mid off does the rest. A run added to the total.


20:27 IST: Oshane Thomas to bowl now!


Score 32/2


BatsmanRoss Taylor2(11b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerKemar Roach 2-1-2-1


20:26 IST: 8.6: K Roach to R Taylor, Good length delivery on off, Taylor defends it off the front foot. Just 2 runs from the over. New Zealand need more big overs.


20:25 IST: 8.5: K Roach to R Taylor, Bowls short of a length delivery outside off, Taylor looks to pull but misses it. It goes to the keeper on one bounce.


20:25 IST: 8.4: K Roach to K Williamson, Roach bowls it on a good length on off, Williamson plays it towards mid off for a single.


20:24 IST: 8.3: K Roach to R Taylor, Full on off, Taylor drives it towards mid off for a run.


20:24 IST: 8.2: K Roach to R Taylor, Good length delivery on middle, Ross defends it off the back foot.


20:23 IST: 8.1: K Roach to R Taylor, On a good length on off, Taylor defends it off the front foot.


Score 30/2


BatsmanRoss Taylor1(6b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerJason Holder 4-0-14-0


20:22 IST: 7.6: J Holder to R Taylor, Taylor finally drives one to mid off and takes a quick single. Just 2 runs from the over.


20:21 IST: 7.6: J Holder to R Taylor, WIDE! Holder after bowling good length deliveries bowls one down the leg side. Wide called by the umpire.


20:21 IST: 7.5: J Holder to R Taylor, Taylor defends to the off side this time, this length ball from Holder.


20:20 IST: 7.4: J Holder to R Taylor, Another length ball and this time Taylor flicks it to the leg side.


20:20 IST: 7.3: J Holder to R Taylor, Taylor is playing a defensive game. He has defended all the 3 balls he has played in this over from Holder.


20:19 IST: 7.2: J Holder to R Taylor, Good length delivery coming in towards the stumps, Taylor does well to keep it out to mid on.


20:18 IST: 7.1: J Holder to R Taylor, Taylor display a solid front foot defense to this length ball from Holder.


Score 28/2


BatsmanKane Williamson4(7b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerKemar Roach 1-1-0-1


20:17 IST: 6.6: K Roach to K Williamson, Length delivery on off, Williamson plays it to point. Wicket maiden over from Kemar Roach. This is excellent bowling from him.


20:17 IST: 6.5: K Roach to K Williamson, On a good length on middle, Kane defends it out.


20:16 IST: 6.4: K Roach to K Williamson, Good length delivery on off, the skipper defends it off the front foot.


20:16 IST: 6.3: K Roach to K Williamson, BEATEN! On a good length and outside off, Williamson looks to defend but misses it due to the away movement on this one.


20:14 IST: Ross Taylor is the new man in!


20:14 IST: 6.2: K Roach to H Nicholls, OUT! New Zealand lose their second wicket and are in deep trouble now. Roach bowls a good short ball, Nicholls looks to pull but gets a top edge. Henry wanted to drag it. It goes towards Holder who runs from mid on and takes a comfortable catch. West Indies are right in the game now.


20:13 IST: 6.1: K Roach to H Nicholls, APPEAL FOR LBW! NOT OUT! On a good length on leg, Nicholls looks to flick but gets hit on the pads. The bowler appeals but the umpire shakes his head.


20:12 IST: Kemar Roach is on!


Score 28/1


BatsmanKane Williamson4(3b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerJason Holder 3-0-12-0


20:11 IST: 5.6: J Holder to K Williamson, Williamson leaves this length ball outside off easily for the keeper.


20:11 IST: 5.5: J Holder to K Williamson, Kane defends this outside off delivery off the back foot near the pitch on the off side.


20:10 IST: 5.4: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry Plays this good length delivery outside off with an open face towards point. Where the fielder makes a half stop and the batsman sneak in a single.


20:10 IST: 5.3: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry defends this length ball pitching outside off towards point.


20:09 IST: 5.2: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry defends this good length ball back to bowler off the back foot.


20:08 IST: 5.1: J Holder to H Nicholls, Length delivery on pads, flicked straight to mid-wicket fielder.


Score 27/1


BatsmanKane Williamson4(1b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerSheldon Cottrell 3-0-16-1


20:07 IST: 4.6: S Cottrell to K Williamson, FOUR! Excellent shot from the skipper. Short and outside off, Williamson cuts it through point for a boundary. 7 runs and a wicket from the over. The West Indies have got the crucial wicket of Martin Guptill.


20:06 IST: 4.5: S Cottrell to H Nicholls, On a length on leg, Nicholls nudges it towards square leg for a run.


20:06 IST: 4.4: S Cottrell to H Nicholls, Length delivery on middle, Nicholls flicks it through mid-wicket. The batsmen get two runs.


20:05 IST: Kane Williamson is the new batsman in.


20:04 IST: 4.3: S Cottrell to M Guptill, OUT! First breakthrough for West Indies. Cottrell bowls a good short ball on middle, Guptill looks to pull but gets a top edge. It goes towards mid-wicket where Darren Bravo takes a good catch running backwards. Not the start New Zealand would have wanted.


20:03 IST: 4.2: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Play and a miss! On a good length and outside off, Guptill looks to drive but misses it due to the away swing on this one.


20:02 IST: 4.1: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Bowls a bouncer on leg, Guptill does well to duck under it.


Score 20/0


BatsmanHenry Nicholls11(9b 2*4 0*6)


BowlerJason Holder 2-0-11-0


20:01 IST: 3.6: J Holder to H Nicholls, Nicholls defends this good length delivery to the off side.


20:01 IST: 3.5: J Holder to H Nicholls, FOUR! Length ball outside off, Henry sees the width and cuts it powerfully through square on the off side and the ball races away to the fence in no time.


20:00 IST: 3.4: J Holder to M Guptill, Had the fielder from point hit Henry was a Gonner! Guptill drops this length ball towards point and calls his partner for a quick single. Henry responds to it, the fielder at point dives and fires in a throw at the striker's end but misses it.


19:59 IST: 3.3: J Holder to M Guptill, BEATEN! This time Holder beats the outside edge of Guptill. He bowls a length ball outside off and Guptill looks to defend off the front foot but gets beaten on the outside edge. Guptill living dangerously here.


19:59 IST: 3.2: J Holder to M Guptill, Vicious bounce! Holder makes the ball jump from a length. Guptill was lining to defend it but seeing the ball rise, drops his wrists just in time and sways away from the line of the delivery.


19:58 IST: 3.1: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry just flicks this length ball on the stumps to the mid-wicket region to bring Guptill on strike.


Score 14/0


BatsmanMartin Guptill4(12b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerSheldon Cottrell 2-0-9-0


19:57 IST: 2.6: S Cottrell to M Guptill, FOUR! Excellent shot. Full and outside off, Guptill drives it through wide mid off for a boundary. 6 runs have come from the over.


19:57 IST: 2.5: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Good length delivery on off, Guptill plays it to off side.


19:56 IST: 2.4: S Cottrell to M Guptill, On a good length on off, Martin defends it off the front foot.


19:56 IST: 2.3: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Well bowled by Sheldon Cottrell. This came back in. Full on middle, Guptill drives it to mid on.


19:55 IST: 2.2: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Full on middle, Guptill drives it to mid on.


19:55 IST: 2.1: S Cottrell to H Nicholls, Length delivery on off, Nicholls looks to defend but gets an outside edge. It goes towards slip where it falls short of the fielder. The batsmen take a run.


19:54 IST: 2.1: S Cottrell to H Nicholls, WIDE! Cottrell has conceded three wides already and this is his fourth. Bowls it wide and outside off, Nicholls lets it go.


Score 8/0


BatsmanMartin Guptill0(7b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerJason Holder 1-0-5-0


19:53 IST: 1.6: J Holder to M Guptill, Guptill defends this length delivery to the off side by coming right behind the ball.


19:52 IST: 1.5: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry flicks this length delivery to the leg side for a single.


19:51 IST: 1.4: J Holder to H Nicholls, This time Holder corrects his line and bowls a length ball outside off, Henry leaves it for the keeper to do the rest.


19:51 IST: 1.3: J Holder to H Nicholls, FOUR! When the fine leg is up inside the circle, you don't bowl on pads, Holder bowls this delivery on a length and on the pads, Henry flicks it past the short fine leg fielder and here comes the first boundary for New Zealand and Henry.


19:50 IST: 1.2: J Holder to H Nicholls, Henry looks to pull this length ball from holder but gets hit high on the pads off an inside edge.


19:50 IST: 1.1: J Holder to H Nicholls, Holder starts with a length ball on the stumps and Henry plays it down the ground. Stopped by Holder in his followthrough.


19:49 IST: Jason Holder to bowl from the other end.


Score 3/0


BatsmanMartin Guptill0(6b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerSheldon Cottrell 1-0-3-0


19:48 IST: 0.6: S Cottrell to M Guptill, On a length on middle, Guptill flicks it to leg side. Good start from West Indies. Just the 3 extras from the over.


19:48 IST: 0.6: S Cottrell to M Guptill, WIDE! Bowls it down the leg side, Guptill looks to play at that but misses it.


19:47 IST: 0.5: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Good length delivery on off, Guptill defends it out.


19:47 IST: 0.4: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Outside off, Martin shoulders his arms to this one.


19:46 IST: The physio is out to have a look! Russell seems to be in a lot of pain. The good news is though, he is fine to continue.


19:45 IST: 0.3: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Full on off, Guptill drives it to mid off where Russell does well to field it but gets hurt in the process. He is down on the ground and is in pain. He got hurt in the wrist.


19:45 IST: 0.2: S Cottrell to M Guptill, NOT OUT! It is going over! Excellent review by Guptill. It would have been a dreadful start for them as Guptill could play a key role in this chase. This is on a length and around off, it comes back in. Guptill defends outside the line and gets hit on the front pad. An appeal and the umpire raises the finger. Guptill, after a chat with his partner, takes it upstairs. Replays roll in and they show that the ball is going over. The on-field call has to be overturned. Guptill survives to fight another day.


19:44 IST: Review time! Guptill has been given out LBW! He has reviewed. Looks out.


19:43 IST: 0.1: S Cottrell to M Guptill, Good length delivery outside off, Guptill looks to defend but misses it due to the away movement on this one.


19:42 IST: 0.1: S Cottrell to M Guptill, WIDE! Consecutive wides from Sheldon. Bowls it down the leg side, Guptill looks to go after it but misses it.


19:42 IST: 0.1: S Cottrell to M Guptill, WIDE! Cottrell starts with a bouncer, Guptill does well to duck under it. First run for New Zealand and they are off the mark.


19:39 IST: The Kiwi Opening pair of Martin Guptill and Henry Nicholls will start the Kiwi chase. Sheldon Cottrell will open the bowling for the West Indies.


19:35 IST: Welcome back for the chase. The players and the umpires are out in the middle.


19:16 IST: Now then! This is a massive target for the Kiwis. The wicket is flat and they do have a decent batting line-up but they will need to bat really well to chase this down. Can they do so? It would be a big morale booster heading into the World Cup.


19:15 IST: Not a lot you can write about the Kiwi bowling! Only Trent Boult had figures worth reading, the rest were just plundered. Matt Henry went for over 100 in his 9 overs. The rest too went for over 7 runs per over.


19:14 IST: The innings started off with Gayle and Lewis getting their team off to a flier. Gayle perished but then Hope walked out and played a wonderful innings. He scored a ton but more importantly formed partnerships with Lewis, Bravo and Hetmyer. There was a stage in between where the Windies slowed down and also lost a couple of wickets in quick succession but then Russell along with Holder powered the Kiwi bowlers to all parts of the ground and made 400 possible. Nurse's and Brathwaite's handy knocks in the end, took them to above 400.


19:12 IST: WHAT A POWER_PACKED BATTING PERFORMANCE FROM WEST INDIES! Williamson mentioned at the toss that his side would like to be tested in a chase and now, they have a real test on their hands.


19:10 IST: 49.2: T Boult to K Roach, OUT! That is the end of the West Indies innings. Boult bowls it on a length on middle, Roach looks to go big but gets a top edge. It goes towards mid-wicket where Boult himself goes for the catch and takes it just inches above the ground. WEST INDIES FINISH WITH 421.


19:09 IST: 49.1: T Boult to A Nurse, Full on off, Nurse drives it through mid off for a run.


Score 420/9


BatsmanKemar Roach1(2b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 9-0-107-2


19:08 IST: 48.6: M Henry to K Roach, A dot to end! A decent 49tth over! Length and outside off, Roach looks to defend but gets an inside edge to short fine leg.


19:07 IST: 48.5: M Henry to A Nurse, Full and on off, the batsman looks to drive it through the off side but it goes off the inner half towards mid on for one.


19:06 IST: 48.4: M Henry to K Roach, A length ball outside off, Roahc opens the face and guides it towards short third man for a single.


19:06 IST: 48.4: M Henry to K Roach, FIVE WIDES! Bonus runs for West Indies. Too short and on middle, Roach ducks under it. The keeper behind leaps and he fails to collect it. Races to the fence.


19:04 IST: Kemar Roach is the new batsman in.


19:04 IST: 48.3: M Henry to C Brathwaite, OUT! Brathwaite departs now! Something to rejoice for Henry. He continues bowling full and wide outside off. Brathwaite reaches out for it but the ball goes off the toe end towards covers where Williamson takes it easily. Two dots and a wicket in this over. Excellent from Henry.


19:03 IST: 48.2: M Henry to C Brathwaite, Another swing and miss! Full and wide outside off, CB swings but misses. Two dots!


19:02 IST: 48.1: M Henry to C Brathwaite, Brathwaite looks to paddle but Henry bowls it wide outside off, he misses.


Score 413/8


BatsmanCarlos Brathwaite24(13b 3*4 1*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 9-1-49-3


19:01 IST: 47.6: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Length delivery on off, Carlos dabs it towards third man for a run. Only 7 runs have come from the over. Brilliant over from Trent Boult.


19:01 IST: 47.5: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Good length delivery on middle, Brathwaite looks to defend but gets hit on the thigh pad.


19:00 IST: 47.4: T Boult to A Nurse, On a good length on off, Nurse looks to defend but gets an inside edge onto the pads. It goes towards covers. The batsmen take a quick run.


19:00 IST: 47.3: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Full toss outside off, Carlos drives it through covers for a run.


18:59 IST: 47.2: T Boult to C Brathwaite, FOUR! Amazing shot. Short delivery outside off, Brathwaite cuts it over backward point for a boundary.


18:58 IST: 47.1: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Boult bowls a perfect yorker on middle, Brathwaite does well to dig it out.


Score 406/8


BatsmanAshley Nurse18(6b 2*4 1*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 8-0-100-1


18:57 IST: 46.6: M Henry to A Nurse, Dropped! SIX! Nurse sees the length and as it is in his arc, he lofts it towards the long off fence. It was heading for the maximum from the time it left Nurse's bat. Boult stationed on the boundary jumps and gets a hand on the ball but can't hang on as he pushes it over the fence. Henry has now conceded 100 in the amount of overs he has bowled!


18:57 IST: 46.5: M Henry to A Nurse, FOUR! Nurse slashes this length delivery wide of off stump but gets a thick outside edge over the slip cordon and the ball crosses the ropes at third man. 400 comes up for the Windies.


18:56 IST: 46.4: M Henry to A Nurse, FOUR! Henry bowls a length ball on pads and Nurse nudges it to fine leg and the ball crosses the ropes. Runs coming thick and fast for the Carribean Kings.


18:55 IST: 46.4: M Henry to A Nurse, WIDE! Henry this time bowls one very wide outside off stump and the umpire once again calls wide.


18:55 IST: 46.3: M Henry to A Nurse, Good fielding! Nurse drives it straight down the ground where Guptill dives to his left to save a boundary. The batsmen in the meantime take a couple.


18:54 IST: 46.3: M Henry to A Nurse, WIDE! Henry bowls a short ball and it's too high as per the norm and the umpire flexes his arm to signal a wide.


18:53 IST: 46.2: M Henry to C Brathwaite, Carlos this time drives it to long on for a single.


18:53 IST: 46.1: M Henry to C Brathwaite, FOUR! Carlos pulls this length delivery outside off towards the cow corner for a one bounce over the fence.


Score 383/8


BatsmanCarlos Brathwaite13(6b 1*4 1*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 8-1-42-3


18:52 IST: 45.6: T Boult to C Brathwaite, On a good length on off, Carlos looks to drive but gets an outside edge. It goes towards third man for a single. 4 runs and a wicket from the over. Good one from New Zealand's point of view.


18:51 IST: 45.5: T Boult to A Nurse, Full on middle, Nurse drives it to long on for a run.


18:50 IST: 45.4: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Full on off, Brathwaite drives it to long off for a run.


18:50 IST: 45.3: T Boult to C Brathwaite, Bowls a bouncer, Brathwaite does well to duck under it.


18:49 IST: 45.2: T Boult to A Nurse, Length delivery on off, Nurse plays it towards point for a run.


18:48 IST: Ashley Nurse is the new man in.


18:48 IST: 45.1: T Boult to A Russell, OUT! KABOOM! Boult bowls a corker of a yorker to get rid of Andre Russell. Needed something special to get rid of this man and Boult delivers. He is delighted. It is on the leg pole. Russell fails to jam it out and the ball hits the leg pole. A brutal knock from Russell comes to an end. New Zealand still have a chance to stop them under 400.


18:47 IST: Trent Boult is back!


Score 379/7


BatsmanCarlos Brathwaite11(3b 1*4 1*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 7-0-77-1


18:46 IST: 44.6: M Henry to C Brathwaite, FOUR! 10 from the last two balls and that has completely spoiled what was an amazing over till then. A full toss on off, Brathwaite lofts it over mid off and bags a boundary.


18:45 IST: 44.5: M Henry to C Brathwaite, SIX! Straight as an arrow! Brathwaite deposits it into the stand on the very second ball. Full and on off, CB lofts it over the bowler's head and it sails all the way. Spoils the over somewhat.


18:44 IST: 44.4: M Henry to A Russell, Well bowled again! Full and very wide outside off, Russell digs it out towards covers for one.


18:44 IST: 44.3: M Henry to C Brathwaite, Brathwaite is off the mark straightaway! He jams this very full ball through covers for one.


18:43 IST: Carlos Brathwaite is the new man in.


18:42 IST: 44.2: M Henry to J Holder, OUT! Straight to the man! Matt Henry breaks the partnership which was taking the game away from them. They haven't got Russell but a wicket is a wicket. Also, the idea from Holder was right but could not quite execute it. A wide full ball from Henry. Holder looks to guide it past short third man but ends up hitting it straight to him. Can they keep them under 400?


18:41 IST: 44.1: M Henry to J Holder, A full toss to begin with outside off, Holder reaches out for it but it goes off the inner half back to the bowler.


18:40 IST: Matt Henry is on now!


18:39 IST: Russell's bat seems to have broken here! Change of bat for him.


Score 367/6


BatsmanAndre Russell53(23b 7*4 3*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 10-0-86-0


18:38 IST: 43.6: L Ferguson to A Russell, FOUR! 50 for Andre Russell. It has been an outstanding innings from him. Fourth boundary of the over. Andre is going mad out here. Full on off, Russell lofts it over mid off for a boundary. 17 runs have come from the over. 51 runs have come from the last three.


18:38 IST: 43.5: L Ferguson to A Russell, Bowls a bouncer, Russell does well to duck under it.


18:37 IST: 43.4: L Ferguson to A Russell, FOUR! Third boundary of the over. 13 runs have come from the over. Full on middle, Andre drives it past the bowler through mid on for a boundary. 13 runs have come from the last four balls.


18:36 IST: 43.3: L Ferguson to J Holder, Bowls a yorker on off, Holder does well to dig it out and plays it towards the off side for a run.


18:35 IST: 43.2: L Ferguson to J Holder, FOUR! Consecutive boundaries for Jason Holder. This is even better. Full and outside off, Holder drives it through covers for a boundary.


18:34 IST: 43.1: L Ferguson to J Holder, FOUR! Amazing shot. Short and outside off, Holder slaps it through covers for a boundary.


Score 350/6


BatsmanAndre Russell45(20b 5*4 3*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 9-1-71-1


18:33 IST: 42.6: M Santner to A Russell, FOUR! This time Russell plays a square cut through the off side and beats the man at point for a boundary. 22 runs over a good one for West Indies and Russell.


18:33 IST: 42.5: M Santner to A Russell, SIX! Russell is toying with Santner. There seems to be no stopping for him. Don't know what is his mindset for the moment. Santner bowls a tossed up delivery on the stumps and Russell lofts it high and over the the long on fence for a biggie.


18:32 IST: 42.4: M Santner to J Holder, Holder drives this Fuller ball through covers for a run.


18:31 IST: 42.3: M Santner to A Russell, Santner bowls one short on the stumps and Russell pulls it to deep mid-wicket just to get a single.


18:31 IST: 42.2: M Santner to A Russell, SIX! Russell is still in the T20 mode. He just lofts this tossed up delivery cleanly over the long on fence for a maximum.


18:30 IST: 42.1: M Santner to A Russell, FOUR! Santner bowls a tossed up wide delivery outside off to Russell and Russell just frees his arm and lofts it over cover to fetch a boundary.


Score 328/6


BatsmanAndre Russell24(15b 3*4 1*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 9-0-69-0


18:28 IST: 41.6: L Ferguson to A Russell, On a length on off, Russell dabs it towards third man for a run. 12 runs have come from the over.


18:28 IST: 41.5: L Ferguson to J Holder, Length delivery on off, Holder plays it towards the off side for a quick single.


18:27 IST: 41.4: L Ferguson to J Holder, SIX! Outstanding shot. Short of a length delivery, Holder pulls it over mid-wicket for a biggie. This is good batting from the skipper.


18:26 IST: 41.3: L Ferguson to J Holder, On a good length on off, Jason defends it out.


18:26 IST: 41.3: L Ferguson to J Holder, WIDE! Bowls it down the leg side, Holder offers no shot.


18:25 IST: 41.2: L Ferguson to A Russell, Length delivery on off, Andre lofts it over covers. Williamson does well to stop it. The batsmen take a single.


18:25 IST: 41.2: L Ferguson to A Russell, WIDE! Lockie bowls it down the leg side, Russell lets it go.


18:24 IST: 41.1: L Ferguson to J Holder, Full and outside off, Holder drives it through point for a run.


Score 316/6


BatsmanAndre Russell22(13b 3*4 1*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 8-1-49-1


18:23 IST: 40.6: M Santner to A Russell, The batsman was beaten and missed the line of the delivery.


18:22 IST: 40.5: M Santner to J Holder, Holder works this flatter one down the corner for single..


18:22 IST: 40.4: M Santner to J Holder, FOUR! HOlder charges down the wicket to this tossed up delivery and lofts it over the mid off fielder for a boundary.


18:21 IST: 40.3: M Santner to A Russell, Russell drives this flatter one towards mid off for a single.


18:21 IST: 40.2: M Santner to A Russell, Flatter outdside off, Russell looks to cut that off the back foot but could only connect with thin air as the ball settles in to the keeper's gloves.


18:21 IST: 40.1: M Santner to A Russell, FOUR! Russell gets a boundary. He looks to jam this full ball from Santer towards the off side but gets a bottom edge which evades the keeper and runs down to the third man fence.


18:20 IST: Powerplay 3 has been signaled! Now five fielders can be placed outside the ring till the end of the innings!


Score 306/6


BatsmanJason Holder24(20b 0*4 2*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 8-0-57-0


18:19 IST: 39.6: L Ferguson to J Holder, On a good length on off, Jason defends it out. 12 runs have come from the over. 21 runs have come from the last two.


18:18 IST: 39.6: L Ferguson to J Holder, WIDE! Bowls it down the leg side, Holder looks to go after it but misses it.


18:18 IST: 39.5: L Ferguson to J Holder, Length delivery on off, Holder plays it through point. The batsmen get two runs.


18:17 IST: 39.4: L Ferguson to A Russell, Short delivery again from Ferguson. He bowls it on off, Russell cuts it through point for a run.


18:17 IST: 39.3: L Ferguson to A Russell, FOUR! Nice shot. Length delivery on off, Russell lofts it over covers for a boundary. 300 up for the West Indies.


18:16 IST: 39.2: L Ferguson to A Russell, BEATEN! On a good length and outside off, Russell looks to cut but misses it due to the seam movement on this one.


18:16 IST: 39.1: L Ferguson to A Russell, FOUR! That has been smashed. Short delivery, Russell pulls it over mid on for a boundary.


Score 294/6


BatsmanAndre Russell8(5b 0*4 1*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 7-1-39-1


18:14 IST: 38.6: M Santner to A Russell, Short delivery outside off, Russell cuts it through point for a run. 9 runs have come from the over. Good one for the West Indies.


18:14 IST: 38.5: M Santner to J Holder, Full toss on middle, Holder drives it towards mid on. The batsmen take a run.


18:13 IST: 38.4: M Santner to A Russell, Floated delivery on middle, Russell plays it towards mid-wicket for a run.


18:12 IST: 38.3: M Santner to A Russell, SIX! That is a powerful shot. Flighted delivery on middle, Russell plays a slog sweep over mid-wicket for a maximum.


18:12 IST: 38.2: M Santner to A Russell, Flighted delivery on middle, Russell defends it off the back foot.


18:12 IST: 38.1: M Santner to A Russell, Tossed up delivery on middle, Russell flicks it to leg side. Holder wanted the run but Andre Russell does the right thing in sending him back.


Score 285/6


BatsmanJason Holder21(17b 0*4 2*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 7-0-45-0


18:11 IST: 37.6: L Ferguson to J Holder, A well directed bouncer and Holder ducks to evade it.


18:09 IST: 37.5: L Ferguson to J Holder, OUT! RUN OUT! Terrible mix up between Holder and Pooran. Holder flicks this full ball on the pads to mid-wicket and calls to his partner. They complete a run and Holder comes back for a second while Pooran stands his ground towards the striker's end. Holder, while coming back for a second is ball watching and he doesn't realize that Pooran has not started from his end. Eventually when Pooran starts, he is late to reach the bowler's end and ultimately loses his wicket as Trent Boult throws it to the bowler who whips the bails off. Two wickets in quick succession, the Kiwis need to keep picking wickets if they are to make a comeback in the game.


18:09 IST: Andre Russell is the new batsman in.


18:07 IST: 37.4: L Ferguson to N Pooran, On the shorter side, Pooran first seems to be ducking but then somehow pulls it towards fine leg for one.


18:07 IST: 37.3: L Ferguson to N Pooran, FOUR! Width on offer and it has been put away! Full and outside off, Pooran strokes it past the diving point fielder and it races to the fence.


18:06 IST: 37.2: L Ferguson to J Holder, Short of good length, flicked to the deep square leg region for a single.


18:05 IST: 37.1: L Ferguson to N Pooran, Pooran flicks this length ball off his pads to mid-wicket for a run.


Score 277/5


BatsmanJason Holder19(14b 0*4 2*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 6-1-30-1


18:04 IST: 36.6: M Santner to J Holder, Tossed up on off, Holder defends it out. 9 runs have come from the over. A good one for the West Indies.


18:04 IST: 36.5: M Santner to N Pooran, Floated delivery on middle, Pooran flicks it towards mid-wicket. The batsmen cross ends.


18:03 IST: 36.4: M Santner to J Holder, Flighted delivery on middle, Holder flicks it towards mid-wicket for a single.


18:03 IST: 36.3: M Santner to J Holder, Tossed up on off, Holder drives it to point.


18:03 IST: 36.2: M Santner to J Holder, SIX! Excellent shot from Jason. Tossed up on middle, Holder comes down the track and lofts it straight down the ground for a maximum.


18:02 IST: 36.1: M Santner to N Pooran, Flighted delivery on middle, Pooran drives it to long on for a single.


Score 268/5


BatsmanNicholas Pooran1(2b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 7-1-38-2


18:00 IST: 35.6: T Boult to N Pooran, Boult bowls a length ball on the pads, Pooran flicks it to the leg side and he gets off the mark with a single.


17:59 IST: 35.5: T Boult to N Pooran, A yorker on the off stump, Pooran can't do much to this but just jam it out to the leg side.


17:57 IST: Nicholas Pooran is the new man in!


17:56 IST: 35.4: T Boult to S Hope, OUT! Shai Hope departs immediately after a brilliant hundred. What an innings this has been. However, it is timely for New Zealand as he would have looked to cut loose now. Boult bowls it on a length on off and it is the knuckle ball. Hope looks to loft it over mid off but does not pick it and hence, does not get the timing on it. It goes towards Williamson who takes a good catch to his right.


17:55 IST: 35.3: T Boult to S Hope, Length delivery on off, Shai drives it to mid off.


17:55 IST: 35.2: T Boult to S Hope, 100 for Hope! His golden run continues! He was looking set of a big knock from the time he arrived to the crease. Hope flicks it to mid-wicket and reaches his ton with a brace.


17:54 IST: 35.1: T Boult to J Holder, Short ball on the stumps, Holder pulls it to fine leg for a single.


Score 264/4


BatsmanJason Holder11(9b 0*4 1*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 5-1-21-1


17:53 IST: 34.6: M Santner to J Holder, Floated delivery on middle, Jason flicks it towards mid-wicket for a run.


17:52 IST: 34.5: M Santner to J Holder, Flighted delivery on middle, Holder looks to defend but gets an inside edge onto the pads.


17:52 IST: 34.4: M Santner to J Holder, SIX! That has been dispatched. Tossed up on middle, Holder lofts it over the bowler's head for a biggie.


17:52 IST: 34.3: M Santner to S Hope, Floated delivery on middle, Shai flicks it towards square leg for a single. Shai Hope moves to 99.


17:51 IST: 34.2: M Santner to S Hope, Flighted delivery on middle, Hope flicks it to mid-wicket.


17:51 IST: 34.1: M Santner to S Hope, Tossed up on off, Hope drives it to mid off.


Score 256/4


BatsmanShai Hope98(80b 9*4 4*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 6-1-34-1


17:50 IST: 33.6: T Boult to S Hope, Third single in the over! A good one by Boult. Length and on middle, this is eased down to long on for one.


17:49 IST: 33.5: T Boult to J Holder, Another single as this length ball is guided down to third man.


17:49 IST: 33.4: T Boult to S Hope, Slapped hard but just for a run! Short and outside off, Hope hits it through the off side but only a single.


17:48 IST: 33.3: T Boult to S Hope, Three dots in a row! Shorter and on middle, Hope guides it to point.


17:47 IST: 33.2: T Boult to S Hope, Hope misses out there! This is on the pads, Hope looks to flick but misses to get hit high on the thigh pad.


17:47 IST: 33.1: T Boult to S Hope, Fuller in length and on off, Hope creams it but straight to the cover fielder.


Score 253/4


BatsmanJason Holder3(5b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 4-1-14-1


17:47 IST: 32.6: M Santner to J Holder, Tossed up on off, Jason defends it out. Just 3 runs from the over.


17:46 IST: 32.5: M Santner to S Hope, Full on middle, Hope drives it through mid on for a single.


17:46 IST: 32.4: M Santner to S Hope, Flighted delivery on off, Hope defends it off the front foot.


17:44 IST: 32.3: M Santner to S Hope, Flighted delivery outside off, Hope looks to drive but gets an outside edge. It goes towards short third man where it falls short of the fielder.


17:44 IST: 32.2: M Santner to S Hope, Floated delivery on off, Hope defends it out.


17:43 IST: 32.1: M Santner to J Holder, Tossed up on middle, Holder drives it to long on for a run.


Score 251/4


BatsmanShai Hope95(71b 9*4 4*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 6-0-65-0


17:42 IST: 31.6: M Henry to S Hope, Hope defends this length delivery off the front foot to the off side. Hope on 95!


17:42 IST: 31.6: M Henry to S Hope, WIDE! Henry bowls a short ball but this time its too high and the umpire says wide.


17:41 IST: 31.5: M Henry to S Hope, FOUR! Henry keeps on bowling short and Hope keeps on hitting him for runs. Hope pulls this short ball to mid-wicket and gets a boundary. Hope looks in a hurry to reach his ton.


17:40 IST: 31.4: M Henry to S Hope, Hope punches this length ball outside off to covers.


17:40 IST: 31.3: M Henry to S Hope, SIX! This time Hope has cleared the fence off a good length delivery. Henry bowls a length ball outside off and Hope lofts it on the up and over the bowler's head to easily cross the long off fence for a biggie.


17:39 IST: 31.2: M Henry to S Hope, FOUR! Again a short ball and this time Hope decides to take it on and he pulls it hard and over the in field on the leg side and as there is no protection in the deep there is only one result and the ball crosses over the ropes.


17:38 IST: 31.1: M Henry to S Hope, A well directed short ball by Henry. Hope ducks under it comfortably.


17:38 IST: Matt Henry is back into the attack!


Score 236/4


BatsmanJason Holder2(3b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 3-1-11-1


17:37 IST: 30.6: M Santner to J Holder, Floated delivery on off, Jason defends it out. 8 runs and a wicket from the over. A productive over for New Zealand.


17:37 IST: 30.5: M Santner to J Holder, Tossed up delivery on off, Holder plays it through point. The batsmen get two runs.


17:36 IST: 30.4: M Santner to J Holder, Floated delivery on off, Holder looks to defend but gets an outside edge. It goes to the off side.


17:35 IST: Jason Holder walks out to bat!


17:34 IST: 30.3: M Santner to S Hetmyer, OUT! Again a partnership is broken here by New Zealand. Shimron Hetmyer throws it away. He had already hit a six in this over and this shot was never needed. Flighted delivery on middle, Hetmyer comes down the track and lofts it over mid-wicket but does not get the timing on it. It goes to Trent Boult who takes a comfortable catch.


17:33 IST: 30.2: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Tossed up on off, Shimron drives it to mid off.


17:33 IST: 30.1: M Santner to S Hetmyer, SIX! THAT IS A POWERFUL SHOT! Flighted delivery on middle, Hetmyer lofts it over mid-wicket for a maximum.


Score 228/3


BatsmanShai Hope81(65b 7*4 3*6)


BowlerJames Neesham 5-0-42-1


17:31 IST: 29.6: J Neesham to S Hope, Hope drives this length ball on the stumps towards the mid off fielder.


17:31 IST: 29.5: J Neesham to S Hope, FOUR! Hope lofts this length delivery on the stumps over the mid on fielder for a boundary. Hope is looks set here for a big knock.


17:30 IST: 29.4: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, Hetmyer plays this length ball with an angled bat towards the third man region for a run.


17:29 IST: 29.3: J Neesham to S Hope, Neesham bowls one outside off and Hope just opens the face of the bat to run it down to third man for run.


17:29 IST: 29.2: J Neesham to S Hetmyer,Hetmyer guides this length ball outside off to third man region for a single.


17:28 IST: 29.1: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, FOUR! Length ball outside off, Hetmyer looks to run this down to third man but gets an educational edge and the ball goes to third man fence for a boundary.


Score 217/3


BatsmanShimron Hetmyer15(18b 2*4 0*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 2-1-3-0


17:23 IST: 28.6: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Short delivery outside off, Hetmyer cuts it towards point for a single. Good over from Santner as only 3 runs came from the over.


17:23 IST: 28.5: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Full on off, Hetmyer drives it to mid off.


17:22 IST: 28.4: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Floated delivery on off, Hetmyer slaps it to covers.


17:22 IST: 28.3: M Santner to S Hope, Tossed up on middle, Hope drives it through wide mid off for a single.


17:21 IST: 28.2: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Flighted delivery on middle, Hetmyer punches it towards mid on for a single.


17:21 IST: 28.1: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Short delivery outside off, Hetmyer looks to cut but gets a bottom edge on this one.


Score 214/3


BatsmanShai Hope75(61b 6*4 3*6)


BowlerJames Neesham 4-0-31-1


17:20 IST: 27.6: J Neesham to S Hope, Length delivery on middle, Hope flicks it to the leg side. 10 runs have come from the over. Big over for West Indies.


17:19 IST: 27.5: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, On a length and outside off, Hetmyer guides it towards third man for a single.


17:18 IST: 27.4: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, FOUR! Consecutive boundaries for Shimron. Neesham again bowls short, Hetmyer pulls it through mid-wicket for a boundary.


17:18 IST: 27.3: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, FOUR! Nice shot. Short delivery on middle, Hetmyer pulls it through mid-wicket for a boundary.


17:17 IST: 27.2: J Neesham to S Hetmyer, On a length on off, Hetmyer plays it to point.


17:16 IST: 27.1: J Neesham to S Hope, Length delivery on off, Hope dabs it towards third man for a single.


17:16 IST: James Neesham is back!


Score 204/3


BatsmanShimron Hetmyer4(9b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerMitchell Santner 1-1-0-0


17:15 IST: 26.6: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Good ball! Santner bowls one quicker one outside off, Hetmyer looks to cut but gets beaten. A maiden to start of for Santner. A rare one today.


17:14 IST: 26.5: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Hetmyer defends this tossed up delivery to the leg side.


17:14 IST: 26.4: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Hetmyer plays a front foot defense off this flatter one.


17:14 IST: 26.3: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Flatter and quicker outside off, Hetmyer looks to defend but gets an outside edge to short third man.


17:13 IST: 26.2: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Tossed up delivery on middle, Hetmyer flicks it to mid-wicket.


17:13 IST: 26.1: M Santner to S Hetmyer, Starts with a tossed up delivery on the pads, eased to mid-wicket.


17:12 IST: Mitchell Santner is on now!


Score 204/3


BatsmanShai Hope74(59b 6*4 3*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 6-0-37-0


17:11 IST: 25.6: L Ferguson to S Hope, Bowls a sharp bumper, Hope does well to duck under it. Just 2 runs from the over. Good one for New Zealand.


17:11 IST: 25.5: L Ferguson to S Hope, Good length delivery on middle, Hope looks to defend but gets hit on the thigh pad. Good ball from Ferguson.


17:10 IST: 25.4: L Ferguson to S Hetmyer, Length delivery outside off, Shimron guides it towards third man. The batsmen cross ends.


17:09 IST: 25.3: L Ferguson to S Hetmyer, On a length on off, Hetmyer dabs it to short third man.


17:09 IST: 25.2: L Ferguson to S Hope, Length delivery on off, Shai dabs it towards third man for a run.


17:08 IST: 25.1: L Ferguson to S Hope, On a good length on leg, Hope looks to swing at this one but misses it.


Score 202/3


BatsmanShai Hope73(55b 6*4 3*6)


BowlerIsh Sodhi 5-0-43-0


17:07 IST: 24.6: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Now sweeps this and gets it through square leg for one. Another productive over for the Windies.


17:07 IST: 24.5: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Looks to be cheeky now as he tries to guide it down to third man. Finds the fielder inside the ring.


17:06 IST: 24.4: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, FOUR! Poor ball and put away! So despite the wicket falling, runs are flowing. Short and down the leg side, Hope pulls it behind square on the leg side and bags a boundary.


17:06 IST: 24.3: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Nicely placed! Shorter in length and on off, Hope goes back and punches it through covers for a brace.


17:05 IST: 24.2: Ish Sodhi to S Hetmyer, Misfield! On the shorter side and outside off, Hetmyer hits it towards cover. Santner there dives to his left to stop it but lets it through. Guptill from point hares after it and saves a run for his side.


17:04 IST: 24.1: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, This is floated up on off, Hope jams it through covers and takes one.


17:03 IST: Shimron Hetmyer is the new batsman in.


Score 191/3


BatsmanDarren Bravo25(22b 3*4 1*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 5-0-35-0


17:02 IST: 23.6: L Ferguson to D Bravo, OUT! RUN OUT! Bravo is not a happy man but it was solely his fault there. There was never a run in that one. Brilliant work by Nicholls too. Darren taps this length ball towards cover and he sets off for a run. Hope refuses but then Bravo is already halfway down. He turns but stops, he can now just hope that Nicholls misses his shy but that is not the case. The latter takes his time and hits bull's eye. New Zealand need to keep taking wickets if they are to stem this run flow.


17:01 IST: 23.5: L Ferguson to S Hope, Good length delivery on middle, Hope looks to defend but gets hit on the thigh pad. The batsmen take a single. The umpire gives it as a leg bye.


17:00 IST: Appeal for caught behind. It has been referred upstairs.


17:00 IST: 23.4: L Ferguson to S Hope, NOT OUT! Bowls a bouncer, Hope does well to duck under it. The bowler and keeper appeal for caught behind. The umpire raises his finger straightaway. Hope goes for the review. Ultra Edge shows a flat line.


16:58 IST: 23.3: L Ferguson to D Bravo, Length delivery on off, Bravo plays it towards point for a single.


16:58 IST: 23.2: L Ferguson to D Bravo, Play and a miss! On a good length and outside off, Bravo looks to cut but gets beaten due to the away swing on this one.


16:57 IST: 23.1: L Ferguson to D Bravo, On a good length on off, Bravo defends it off the back foot.


Score 189/2


BatsmanShai Hope65(48b 5*4 3*6)


BowlerIsh Sodhi 4-0-32-0


16:56 IST: 22.6: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, FOUR! Hope paddles this fuller ball down the leg side. He times it so well that it runs down to fine leg. A boundary to end the over.


16:56 IST: 22.5: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Bravo punches this flatter one off the back foot towards the off side.


16:55 IST: 22.4: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, FOUR! Bravo has come to the party. A shorter in length and outside off, Bravo slaps it through the covers once again. The ball had enough on it despite Bravo loosing his grip on the shot.


16:55 IST: 22.3: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, This time Bravo defends this flatter one off the back foot towards the off side.


16:54 IST: 22.2: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, FOUR! Short and wide of the off stump, Bravo slaps it through the covers for a beautiful boundary.


16:54 IST: 22.1: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Sodhi misses his line on this tossed up ball and it hits Bravo's pads outside the leg stump.


Score 176/2


BatsmanShai Hope61(47b 4*4 3*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 4-0-34-0


16:53 IST: 21.6: L Ferguson to S Hope, Outside off, Hope offers no shot. 11 runs have come from the over. 23 runs have come from the last two.


16:52 IST: 21.5: L Ferguson to S Hope, Good length delivery on off, Hope defends it out.


16:51 IST: 21.4: L Ferguson to D Bravo, Full on middle, Bravo drives it towards mid on where Ferguson collects the ball and goes for a direct hit at the bowler's end but misses it. The batsmen still take a run.


16:51 IST: 21.3: L Ferguson to D Bravo, SIX! This is even better. Bowls short of a length delivery, Bravo looks to pull but gets a top edge. It goes over mid-wicket for a biggie.


16:50 IST: 21.2: L Ferguson to D Bravo, FOUR! Nice shot. Ferguson bowls short, Bravo pulls it easily over mid-wicket for a boundary.


16:49 IST: 21.1: L Ferguson to D Bravo, Full on off, Bravo drives it to mid off.


16:49 IST: Lockie Ferguson is back into the attack.


Score 165/2


BatsmanDarren Bravo4(9b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerIsh Sodhi 3-0-19-0


16:48 IST: 20.6: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Bravo flicks this flatter one off his pads to the mid-wicket region for a run.


16:47 IST: 20.6: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, WIDE! Sodhi sprays one down leg and the umpire penalises by signalling wide.


16:47 IST: 20.5: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, This time Hope connects well on the sweep. He sweeps this tossed up ball through the square leg region for a single.


16:46 IST: 20.4: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, FOUR! Short and wide of off stump, Hope lifts it handsomely over mid-wicket for a boundary. Great timing on this.


16:46 IST: 20.3: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Flatter one on the stumps, Hope defends it back to the bowler.


16:46 IST: 20.2: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, FOUR! Sodhi gives a bit more air on this one but misses the line. The ball goes down leg and Hope gets down on his knees to sweep but gets it off the glove behind the keeper to the fine leg fence for a boundary.


16:45 IST: 20.1: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Tossed up on middle and leg, Bravo works it to the mid-wicket region for a run.


Score 153/2


BatsmanShai Hope52(41b 2*4 3*6)


BowlerJames Neesham 3-0-21-1


16:44 IST: 19.6: J Neesham to S Hope, Length delivery on off, Hope defends it off the back foot.


16:44 IST: 19.5: J Neesham to S Hope, Length delivery on off, Shai plays it through point. The fielder in the deep does well to stop it and saves runs for the team. The batsmen get two runs.


16:43 IST: 19.4: J Neesham to S Hope, 50 for Shai Hope. It has been a brilliant innings from him till now. On a length on leg, Hope flicks it through square leg. The batsmen get two runs.


16:42 IST: 19.3: J Neesham to D Bravo, Length delivery on off, Bravo dabs it towards third man for a run.


16:41 IST: 19.2: J Neesham to D Bravo, BEATEN! On a good length and outside off, Bravo looks to go big but misses it.


16:41 IST: 19.1: J Neesham to S Hope, Length delivery on leg, Hope flicks it towards fine leg for a run.


Score 147/2


BatsmanDarren Bravo1(5b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerIsh Sodhi 2-0-7-0


16:40 IST: 18.6: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Tossed up ball on the stumps, Bravo defends off the front foot by presenting the full face of the bat.


16:39 IST: 18.5: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Shorter and wide of off, hope slaps it to covers for a single.


16:39 IST: 18.4: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Flatter one on the stumps, Hope defends it off the back foot to the off side.


16:38 IST: 18.3: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, A googly on the stumps, Hope reads it and defends it with a straight bat to the off side.


16:38 IST: 18.2: Ish Sodhi to D Bravo, Sodhi bowls a tossed up delivery on the pads, eased out to long on for a run by Bravo.


16:37 IST: 18.1: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Flatter one on the stumps, worked towards leg side by Hope for a single.


Score 144/2


BatsmanDarren Bravo0(3b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerJames Neesham 2-0-15-1


16:36 IST: 17.6: J Neesham to D Bravo, Outside off, Darren shoulders his arms to this one. 1 run and a wicket from the over. Excellent over from James Neesham and a crucial wicket of Evin Lewis.


16:36 IST: 17.5: J Neesham to D Bravo, Good length delivery outside off, Darren offers no shot.


16:35 IST: 17.4: J Neesham to D Bravo, On a good length on middle, Bravo looks to defend but gets hit on the thigh pad.


16:35 IST: 17.4: J Neesham to D Bravo, WIDE! Bowls a bouncer, Bravo does well to duck under it. The umpire gives it wide for height.


16:33 IST: Darren Bravo walks out to bat.


16:33 IST: 17.3: J Neesham to E Lewis, OUT! The dangerous partnership is broken by James Neesham. Outstanding catch from Mitchell Santner. Neesham bowls short on middle, Lewis pulls it in front of square leg but does not get the distance. Santner at deep square leg puts in a dive and takes a brilliant catch. Crucial wicket for New Zealand because Lewis was looking well set for a big one.


16:31 IST: 17.2: J Neesham to E Lewis, On a good length and just outside off, Lewis offers no shot.


16:31 IST: 17.1: J Neesham to E Lewis, Outside off, Lewis shoulders his arms to this one.


Score 143/1


BatsmanShai Hope45(33b 2*4 3*6)


BowlerIsh Sodhi 1-0-4-0


16:30 IST: 16.6: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Missed the off pole by a whisker. Sodhi bowls a tossed up delivery outside off, Hope looks to slash it to the off side but gets an under edge which runs down fine behind the keeper and they get a brace.


16:29 IST: 16.5: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Short and outside off, Hope looks to cut but gets it to the short third man fielder.


16:29 IST: 16.4: Ish Sodhi to E Lewis, Tossed up ball outside off, Lewis punches it off the back foot through the offside for a single. He also reaches his 50, a good innings, mixed with caution and aggression. Windies would want him to continue till the end.


16:28 IST: 16.3: Ish Sodhi to E Lewis, Flatter one on the stumps and Lewis works it to the leg side.


16:28 IST: 16.2: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, Sodhi bowls a tossed up delivery driven straight to long on for a single.


16:27 IST: 16.1: Ish Sodhi to S Hope, A gentle leg spinner to start off with and Hope flicks it straight to short fine.


16:27 IST: Ish Sodhi is on now!


Score 139/1


BatsmanEvin Lewis49(49b 6*4 1*6)


BowlerJames Neesham 1-0-14-0


16:25 IST: 15.6: J Neesham to E Lewis, Bowls a bouncer, Evin does well to duck under it. 14 runs have come from the over. End of a long and tiring over from James Neesham.


16:25 IST: 15.5: J Neesham to E Lewis, Length delivery on off, Lewis plays it to point.


16:25 IST: 15.4: J Neesham to S Hope, Full on off, Shai drives it towards mid off where Williamson does well to stop it with a brilliant dive. The batsmen still take a run.


16:24 IST: 15.4: J Neesham to S Hope, NO BALL AND FOUR! Neesham takes the bails of the stumps in his followthrough. Nice shot from Shai Hope. Full on middle, Hope lofts it over the bowler's head for a boundary. The umpires want to check whether it has gone for a six or not. In the end the umpire signals four.


16:23 IST: 15.4: J Neesham to S Hope, WIDE! Bowls it down the leg side, Hope offers no shot.


16:22 IST: 15.3: J Neesham to E Lewis, Length delivery on off, Lewis dabs it towards third man for a run.


16:21 IST: 15.2: J Neesham to E Lewis, FOUR! Brilliant shot. Full on off, Lewis drives it through mid off where Williamson puts in a dive but it goes through him for a boundary.


16:20 IST: 15.1: J Neesham to S Hope, Full delivery on off, Hope drives it through point for a single.


16:20 IST: 15.1: J Neesham to S Hope, WIDE! Neesham bowls it wide and outside off, Hope shoulders his arms to this one.


16:15 IST: DRINKS BREAK! James Neesham is into the attack.


Score 125/1


BatsmanShai Hope36(26b 1*4 3*6)


BowlerColin de Grandhomme 2-0-18-0


16:14 IST: 14.6: de Grandhomme to S Hope, Hope runs this length ball outside off, to the third man region for a run.


16:14 IST: 14.5: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, Lewis now just puushes this length ball outside off, to covers and gets a single on offer.


16:14 IST: 14.4: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, DROPPED! But a tremendous fielding effort from Lockie in the deep. Lewis this time goes with the flick over the mid-wicket region. The ball, as soon as it left the bat, was heading for a six but Lockie there holds on but as he sees that the momentum is taking him over the ropes, he releases the ball just in time. A valiant effort from the Fielder saves 4 runs for the Kiwis.


16:12 IST: 14.3: de Grandhomme to S Hope, Hope has scored maximum runs off the flick shot. He again flicks this fuller length ball towards deep mid-wicket and a run is added to the West Indies total.


16:11 IST: 14.2: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, Lewis punches this length ball outside off, towards point and sets off for a single.


16:11 IST: 14.2: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, WIDE! Colin follows the length ball with slower ball bouncer but as it is going over the bowler's head wide signalled by the square leg umpire.


16:10 IST: 14.1: de Grandhomme to S Hope, NOT OUT! It is going over the stumps! New Zealand lose their only review! Back of a length on off, Hope hops and looks to flick but misses as the ball stays low. It hits the pads. An appeal and the umpire shakes his head. The batsmen run a leg bye as the ball rolls towards square leg. New Zealand take the review. Replay shows that the on-field call is the right one.


16:08 IST: Review time! An appeal for an LBW has been turned down. Looks close.


Score 117/1


BatsmanEvin Lewis40(42b 5*4 1*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 5-0-50-0


16:07 IST: 13.6: M Henry to E Lewis, Good length delivery on off, Lewis defends it off the back foot. 7 runs have come from the over.


16:07 IST: 13.5: M Henry to E Lewis, TOP EDGE BUT SAFE! Short of a length delivery, Lewis looks to pull but gets a top edge. It goes towards wide mid on where the fielder goes for the catch but it goes just over him. The batsmen get two runs.


16:06 IST: 13.4: M Henry to E Lewis, FOUR! Excellent shot. Henry bowls a cross seamer on off, Lewis lofts it over mid off for a boundary.


16:05 IST: 13.3: M Henry to S Hope, Length delivery outside off, Hope guides it towards third man for a single.


16:04 IST: 13.2: M Henry to S Hope, Bowls a bouncer outside off, Hope does well to duck under it.


16:04 IST: 13.1: M Henry to S Hope, Length delivery outside off, Hope plays it to point.


Score 110/1


BatsmanEvin Lewis34(39b 4*4 1*6)


BowlerColin de Grandhomme 1-0-11-0


16:03 IST: 12.6: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, Lewis punches this length ball off the front foot to the off side.


16:02 IST: 12.5: de Grandhomme to S Hope, Length ball on pads, hope flicks it to mid-wicket for a run.


16:02 IST: 12.4: de Grandhomme to S Hope, First a wristy flick and now an exquisite cover drive Hope is displaying his brand of cricket. He drives this length ball through the covers. The ball was heading to the cover boundary but the fielder from the sweeper slides and Saves a couple for his team. Great fielding effort from the kiwis.


16:01 IST: 12.3: de Grandhomme to S Hope, SIX! Hope is giving a momentum to this WI innings. He Flicks this fuller length delivery on the pads over the mid-wicket fence for a biggie. The fielder there looked interested for a fair bit of time.


16:00 IST: 12.2: de Grandhomme to E Lewis, Lewis plays this length ball off the back foot through the off side for a single.


16:00 IST: 12.1: de Grandhomme to S Hope, Colin starts off with a length ball on the stumps, Hope flicks it to mid-wicket for a single.


15:59 IST: Colin de Grandhomme is into the attack.


Score 99/1


BatsmanShai Hope23(16b 1*4 2*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 4-0-43-0


15:58 IST: 11.6: M Henry to S Hope, Nicely played again! Waits for the ball to come to him and then guides it down to third man for one. Good beginning to Henry's second spell, just three from it.


15:58 IST: 11.5: M Henry to S Hope, Hope is really timing the ball well here! Another one right off the middle but once again fails to find the gap as the cover fielder fields it.


15:57 IST: 11.4: M Henry to E Lewis, Good length on off, Lewis taps it towards cover for one.


15:57 IST: 11.3: M Henry to E Lewis, Extra bounce there! Bends his back on this one and bangs it on a length around off, Lewis looks to punch but the ball hits the higher portion of the bat and rolls towards mid off.


15:56 IST: 11.2: M Henry to S Hope, Back of a length on off, Hope waits for it and then guides it down to third man for one.


15:55 IST: 11.1: M Henry to S Hope, Crisp shot! Length and on off, Hope strokes it on the up but to mid off.


15:55 IST: Matt Henry is back on!


Score 96/1


BatsmanEvin Lewis32(35b 4*4 1*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 3-0-23-0


15:54 IST: 10.6: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Full on middle, Lewis flicks it through square leg. The batsmen get two runs. Just 5 runs have come from the over. Good one from New Zealand's perspective.


15:54 IST: 10.5: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Good length delivery on off, Lewis looks to defend but gets an inside edge. It goes past the stumps towards keeper.


15:53 IST: 10.4: L Ferguson to E Lewis, On a good length and outside off, Evin lets it go.


15:53 IST: 10.3: L Ferguson to S Hope, On a length on off, Hope dabs it towards third man for a single.


15:52 IST: 10.2: L Ferguson to E Lewis, On a good length on middle, Lewis looks to flick but gets hit on the thigh pad. It goes towards the leg side. The batsmen take a run. The umpire gives it as a leg bye.


15:51 IST: 10.1: L Ferguson to S Hope, Length delivery on middle, Hope flicks it towards mid-wicket for a single.


15:50 IST: Powerplay 2 is signaled. Four fielders will be outside the circle till the 40th over.


Score 91/1


BatsmanShai Hope19(10b 1*4 2*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 5-1-31-1


15:49 IST: 9.6: T Boult to S Hope, Hope plays this length ball outside off with an angled bat to third man and crosses over for a run. 19 runs from this over.


15:49 IST: 9.5: T Boult to S Hope, SIX! Hope continues the good work done by Gayle, He doesn't waste time after coming to the crease. Boult bowls this one short and Hope says thanks a lot by lofting it straight over the square leg fielder and over the fence for a maximum.


15:48 IST: 9.4: T Boult to S Hope, FOUR! Boult changes his length and bangs this one short. Hope is up for the mark as he rocks back and defends it onto the ground.


15:48 IST: 9.3: T Boult to S Hope, SIX! Boult bowls a Fuller one on the pads and hope flicks it off his pads over the wide long on fence and the ball sails over the ropes. The WI batsmen look confident in their approach.


15:47 IST: 9.2: T Boult to E Lewis, OHH! Edge and just short of the fielder in the slips. Boult is looking dangerous with is away swingers. This one pitched on the off and slightly moves away taking the outside edge off Lewis as he looks to defend.


15:46 IST: 9.1: T Boult to S Hope, Boult bowls a length ball on middle and swinging in to the batsman. Hope flicks it to fine leg for a single.


Score 72/1


BatsmanEvin Lewis29(30b 4*4 1*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 2-0-19-0


15:45 IST: 8.6: L Ferguson to E Lewis, FREE HIT! FOUR! Nice shot. Evin Lewis makes good use of the Free Hit. Full on middle, Lewis drives it through mid off for a boundary. 13 runs have come from the over. Expensive over from New Zealand.


15:44 IST: 8.6: L Ferguson to E Lewis, NO BALL! Ferguson oversteps! Good length delivery outside off, Lewis looks to cut but misses it due to the away swing on this one.


15:44 IST: 8.5: L Ferguson to E Lewis, FOUR! On a good length and outside off, Lewis looks to cut but gets an outside edge. It goes towards third man for a boundary.


15:43 IST: 8.4: L Ferguson to S Hope, On a good length on middle, Hope looks to defend but gets a leading edge. It goes towards third man. The batsmen cross ends.


15:42 IST: 8.3: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Full on off, Lewis drives it towards mid off where Williamson puts in a dive and makes a great stop. The batsmen take a single. The skipper saves three runs for his side.


15:41 IST: 8.3: L Ferguson to E Lewis, WIDE! Short of a length delivery down leg, Lewis offers no shot.


15:41 IST: 8.2: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Good length delivery on off, Evin defends it out.


15:40 IST: 8.1: L Ferguson to E Lewis, On a good length on off, Lewis defends it to covers.


15:40 IST: 8.1: L Ferguson to E Lewis, WIDE! Bowls a bouncer, Lewis does well to duck under it. Tom Blundell does well to take the catch and saves a boundary. Good keeping from him.


Score 59/1


BatsmanShai Hope0(4b 0*4 0*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 4-1-12-1


15:39 IST: 7.6: T Boult to S Hope, Hope square drives this length ball on the stumps but cannot pierce the gap on the off side. A wicket maiden for Boult.


15:38 IST: 7.5: T Boult to S Hope, No run. This time Hope decides to lay bat on ball on the is away going length ball but can only drive it straight to the fielder at covers.


15:37 IST: 7.4: T Boult to S Hope, Boult again bowls on a length and moving away from Hope. He again lifts his bat and lets it pass.


15:36 IST: 7.3: T Boult to S Hope, Boult has carried his form from the first warm up, he bowls this one on a length and moving away from the right hander. Hope sees the line and lets it pass through.


15:35 IST: Shai Hope comes in and as he walks out, it has started to drizzle. Not heavy enough to take the players off though.


15:35 IST: 7.2: T Boult to C Gayle, OUT! End of the entertainment! Gayle departs! His knock though has got West Indies off to a flier. This is a fuller delivery on off, Gayle looks to clear mid off but since the ball is too full, he fails to get under it. Hits it straight to Williamson there who takes an easy catch. Much-needed wicket for New Zealand as this partnership was going great guns. The Kiwis will now try and pull things back.


15:33 IST: 7.1: T Boult to C Gayle, Back of a length on middle, gets this one to shape away. Gayle opens the face of the bat and guides it to point.


Score 59/0


BatsmanEvin Lewis20(24b 2*4 1*6)


BowlerLockie Ferguson 1-0-6-0


15:32 IST: 6.6: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Full on middle, Evin drives it to mid on. 6 runs have come from the over. West Indies are going at a good rate here.


15:32 IST: 6.5: L Ferguson to E Lewis, FOUR! THAT IS SMASHED! Short and outside off, Lewis cuts it over point for a boundary.


15:31 IST: 6.4: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Full on leg, Lewis flicks it to mid-wicket.


15:30 IST: 6.3: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Good length delivery outside off, Lewis offers no shot to this one.


15:30 IST: 6.2: L Ferguson to E Lewis, On a good length and outside off, Lewis looks to cut but gets a bottom edge on this one.


15:29 IST: 6.1: L Ferguson to E Lewis, Ferguson starts with a full delivery on leg, Lewis flicks it over mid-wicket. The batsmen pick up a couple.


15:29 IST: Lockie Ferguson is into the attack.


Score 53/0


BatsmanChris Gayle36(20b 4*4 3*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 3-0-12-0


15:28 IST: 5.6: T Boult to C Gayle, Gayle is struggling to time the ball against Boult. Boult is peppering Gayle by continuously bowling away swingers. Gayle looks to swat it through covers but gets beaten once again.


15:27 IST: 5.5: T Boult to E Lewis, Boult bowls a fuller ball on the pads, Lewis flicks it through mid-wicket and gets over to other end.


15:26 IST: 5.4: T Boult to E Lewis,SIX! A bumper on the stumps, Lewis is quick to rock back on the back foot and pulls it high and up over the mid-wicket fence. West Indies openers are out with an intention of playing attacking brand of cricket. 50 comes up for the Windies in no time.


15:26 IST: 5.3: T Boult to E Lewis, Boult bowls a good length delivery outside off, Lewis drives it to mid on.


15:25 IST: 5.2: T Boult to E Lewis, Good length delivery on the stumps, Lewis defends off the back foot to covers.


15:24 IST: 5.1: T Boult to E Lewis, Away swinger outside off, Lewis lets it go.


Score 46/0


BatsmanChris Gayle36(19b 4*4 3*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 3-0-40-0


15:23 IST: 4.6: M Henry to C Gayle, Full on off, Gayle drives it to mid off. 13 runs have come from the last over. 17 runs have come from the last two.


15:23 IST: 4.5: M Henry to C Gayle, SIX! THAT IS WHACKED AWAY! Short of a length delivery, Gayle pulls it over mid-wicket for a maximum.


15:22 IST: 4.4: M Henry to C Gayle, Play and a miss! On a good length on middle, Gayle looks to pull but misses it.


15:22 IST: 4.3: M Henry to C Gayle, FOUR! Nice shot. Short and outside off, Gayle cuts it through point for a boundary.


15:21 IST: 4.2: M Henry to C Gayle, BEATEN! On a good length and outside off, Gayle looks to defend but misses it due to the away movement on this one.


15:20 IST: 4.1: M Henry to E Lewis, FREE HIT! A good delivery from Matt Henry. Length delivery on off, Lewis drives it towards mid off for a single.


15:20 IST: 4.1: M Henry to C Gayle, NO BALL! Umpire gives it no ball for height. Henry bowls a high full toss on leg, Gayle awkwardly flicks it towards mid-wicket for a single. Maybe he was surprised by the full toss.


Score 33/0


BatsmanEvin Lewis6(12b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 2-0-5-0


15:17 IST: 3.6: T Boult to E Lewis, Lewis defends this length delivery off the front foot. Solid defense.


15:16 IST: 3.5: T Boult to E Lewis, OHH! BEATEN. Boult is getting the ball to swing it away from the batsman. Lewis looks to defend off the front foot but the ball moves away at the last moment from the batsman


15:16 IST: 3.4: T Boult to E Lewis, Lewis comes on the front foot and drives this length delivery outside off, to covers where the fielder dives to his left and saves a certain boundary.


15:15 IST: 3.3: T Boult to E Lewis, Boult again bowls a length ball on the pads and Lewis pulls straight to the short fine leg fielder.


15:15 IST: 3.2: T Boult to E Lewis, FOUR! Fuller length ball on the pads and Lewis flicks it through square leg for a boundary. Boult is looking for some swing off the fuller length but errs in line and pays the price for it.


15:14 IST: 3.1: T Boult to E Lewis, Away swinger outside off, Lewis lets it go.


Score 29/0


BatsmanChris Gayle25(13b 3*4 2*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 2-0-27-0


15:13 IST: 2.6: M Henry to C Gayle, Full on off, Chris drives it to mid off. 21 runs have come from the over. Big over for West Indies.


15:13 IST: 2.5: M Henry to C Gayle, FOUR! Chris Gayle is going bonkers here. Short delivery outside off, Gayle plays an upper cut over third man for a boundary.


15:12 IST: 2.4: M Henry to C Gayle, SIX! Consecutive sixes for Chris Gayle. Length delivery on middle, Gayle lofts it over long on for a maximum. 17 runs from the first four balls.


15:11 IST: 2.3: M Henry to C Gayle, SIX! THAT IS POWERFUL! First six of the innings. Short and outside off, Gayle lofts it over covers for a biggie.


15:10 IST: 2.2: M Henry to C Gayle, FOUR! Good shot. Henry bowls short of a length delivery, Gayle lofts it just over the mid off fielder where Ish Sodhi goes for the catch but it goes over him for a boundary.


15:09 IST: 2.1: M Henry to E Lewis, Length delivery on off, Lewis drives it towards mid off for a single.


Score 8/0


BatsmanChris Gayle5(8b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerTrent Boult 1-0-1-0


15:09 IST: 1.6: T Boult to C Gayle, Swing and a miss! Gayle seems to have come out all guns blazing here. Short and outside off, Gayle swings but only connects with thin air. End of a very good first by Boult.


15:08 IST: 1.5: T Boult to C Gayle, WELL BOWLED! Starts this from around off and then gets it to shape away. Gayle is draw into the stroke but then gets beaten due to the movement.


15:07 IST: 1.4: T Boult to C Gayle, Fuller and shaping away again, Gayle with the swing, strokes it to covers.


15:07 IST: 1.3: T Boult to C Gayle, Good bumper! Short and angling into Gayle. He evades it at the very end.


15:06 IST: 1.2: T Boult to E Lewis, OHH! Had Williamson hit there, Gayle may have been in trouble. Length delivery on off, Lewis taps it towards cover and takes off. Gayle responds. Williamson picks the ball up and has a shy at the keeper's end but misses.


15:06 IST: 1.1: T Boult to E Lewis, Boult gets a bit of away swing on this fuller length ball outside off, Evin leaves it by shouldering his arms.


15:05 IST: Trent Boult to bowl from the other end.


Score 7/0


BatsmanChris Gayle5(4b 1*4 0*6)


BowlerMatt Henry 1-0-6-0


15:04 IST: 0.6: M Henry to C Gayle, FOUR! First boundary of the match. Excellent shot. Henry bowls short delivery on middle, Gayle pulls it hard through mid-wicket for a boundary. 7 runs have come from the first over. Good start for West Indies.


15:04 IST: 0.5: M Henry to C Gayle, Length delivery on middle, Gayle looks to go big but it goes of the inner half of the bat. It goes to the leg side.


15:03 IST: 0.5: M Henry to E Lewis, NO BALL! Matt Henry oversteps! Length delivery on middle, Lewis looks to flick but gets it off his pads. It goes towards square leg for a single. The umpire gives it as a leg bye.


15:02 IST: 0.4: M Henry to E Lewis, Length delivery on middle, Lewis flicks it to square leg.


15:01 IST: 0.3: M Henry to E Lewis, Length delivery on off, Lewis plays it to covers.


15:01 IST: 0.2: M Henry to C Gayle, On a length on leg, Gayle nudges it towards fine leg for a single and gets off the mark.


15:00 IST: 0.1: M Henry to C Gayle, Henry starts with a good length delivery outside off, Gayle lets it go.


14:58 IST: We are all set for the action to begin! The West Indies openers, Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis make their way out to the middle. Matt Henry will start the proceedings for New Zealand. Here we go...


14:56 IST: Windies skipper, Jason Holder, says he is not very disappointed with batting first, in the last game, they did not get to test themselves and he hopes they can get some time out in the middle. States it is the last opportunity to get an idea about the combination they would want to play in the big event. They are going in with 13 today, Shannon Gabriel and Fabian Allen miss out.


14:55 IST: New Zealand skipper, Kane Williamson says they would want to chase. They had a good last game and they have another opportunity to do well today. Mentions they are going in with 12 or 13 players today.


14:43 IST: TOSS - New Zealand have won the toss and have elected to field.


14:42 IST: A warm welcome to Match 9 of the World Cup warm-up match between West Indies and New Zealand in Bristol. This is the same venue where West Indies and South Africa faced each other and that match was abandoned due to rain. Today West Indies would want a full game and hope they can get an idea about the XI they would want to play in their first game of the World Cup. On the other hand, New Zealand will look to win their second warm up game as well and head in the big event with winning momentum. Stay tuned for the toss.
New Zealand vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, CWC 2019 Warm-Up Match New Zealand vs West Indies Live Cricket Score, CWC 2019 Warm-Up Match Reviewed by Praveen on May 28, 2019 Rating: 5

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