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  • 2012/13 Bupa Sheffield Shield

    NSW Blues vs Tasmania Tigers - Match 02

    September 26, 2012, 10:00AM AET Bankstown Oval, Sydney

    Match Status: Day 4 - Completed
    Match Drawn

  • Tasmania Tigers 7/ 262 (77.0) & 298 (109.0) (dec)
  • NSW Blues 6/ 198 (40.0) (dec) & 442 (131.3)
  • NSW Blues won the toss and elected to bat
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 3.40
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
LR Butterworth*18270066.67
JJ Krejza6181033.33
This Partnership:21 Runs From 39 Balls (R/R: 3.23)

BowlersOMRWEcon
MC Henriques*12.004133.42
JR Hazlewood16.006404.00

Last 5 overs:
Latest Commentary (View More)

77th Over
NSW pick up the two first innings points on offer thanks to fine batting by Henriques, who is named man of the match, and Haddin.
The light and the wicket win out then. Competitive declarations resulted in a tight game which neither side deserved to lose.
Over 76.6: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, survives the over defending to point and the umpires say they can't play on. TAS 7/262 (Butterworth 18, Krejza 6)
Over 76.5: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, leaves this close to the stumps
Over 76.4: Henriques to Butterworth, two runs, glances this well and easily back for two
Over 76.3: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, lets this one by sensibly
Over 76.2: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, leaves this down leg
Over 76.1: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, defends to leg
76th Over
Over 75.6: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, digs out, full and straight, the umpires are chatting about the light and we'll have another over. TAS 7/260 (Butterworth 16, Krejza 6)
Over 75.5: Hazlewood to Krejza, FOUR, smashes this over mid on to the rope
Over 75.4: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 75.3: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, hacked on the ground to extra cover
Over 75.2: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, good defence to a straight delivery
Over 75.1: Hazlewood to Butterworth, one run, nice late glance to third man
75th Over
Over 74.6: Henriques to Krejza, no run, drives this back to the bowler to end the over. TAS 7/255 (Butterworth 15, Krejza 2)
Over 74.5: Henriques to Krejza, no run, defends this well again
Over 74.4: Henriques to Krejza, no run, gets forward and defends to cover safely
Over 74.3: Henriques to Butterworth, one run, taps to off and runs, just home
Over 74.2: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, taps this down to point
Over 74.1: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, blocks this safely
74th Over
Over 73.6: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, flicks to leg, the sun is definitely gone now, not much light left for NSW. TAS 7/254 (Butterworth 14, Krejza 2)
Over 73.5: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, big swing and miss at a wide ball
Over 73.4: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, solid forward defence
Over 73.3: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, pushes the ball firmly back down the line
Over 73.2: Hazlewood to Krejza, two runs, cuts this and runs well
Over 73.1: Hazlewood to Krejza, no run, bowling change, edges onto the pad in front
73rd Over
Over 72.6: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, beats the bat with a slower ball, cold here but light is ok. TAS 7/252 (Butterworth 14, Krejza 0)
Over 72.5: Henriques to Butterworth, two runs, flicks to leg for a couple
Over 72.4: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, defends well to cover
Over 72.3: Henriques to Krejza, leg bye, flicks off the thigh
Over 72.2: Henriques to Butterworth, one run, dabs through point for a single
Over 72.1: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, last hour starts, defends to leg
72nd Over
Over 71.6: O'Keefe to Butterworth, one run, taps to point and keeps the strike and the players take drinks with NSW still a chance. TAS 7/248 (Butterworth 11, Krejza 0)
Over 71.5: O'Keefe to Butterworth, two runs, hammers this past silly point
Over 71.4: O'Keefe to Butterworth, no run, gets forward and defends to off
Over 71.3: O'Keefe to Butterworth, two runs, takes the edge, no slip in
Over 71.2: O'Keefe to Butterworth, no run
Over 71.1: O'Keefe to Butterworth, two runs, clips well to leg and runs hard
71st Over
Over 70.6: Henriques to Krejza, no run, defends safely to leg, 3 more wickets needed, 1 over and an hour left and the light is ok. TAS 7/241 (Butterworth 4, Krejza 0)
Over 70.5: Henriques to Krejza, no run, blocks this well off the stumps
Over 70.4: Henriques to Krejza, no run, ring field, drives to extra cover
Over 70.3: Henriques to Faulkner, no run, OUT, pulls at a low delivery, misses, into the pads and he's gone
Over 70.2: Henriques to Faulkner, no run, mistimes a drive back down the wicket
Over 70.1: Henriques to Butterworth, one run, the light remains good, glances this fine
70th Over
Over 69.6: O'Keefe to Faulkner, no run, defends out the over well, a little tense here. TAS 6/240 (Faulkner 0, Butterworth 3)
Over 69.5: O'Keefe to Faulkner, no run
Over 69.4: O'Keefe to Faulkner, no run
Over 69.3: O'Keefe to Faulkner, no run, taps to off
Over 69.2: O'Keefe to Butterworth, one run, flicked to leg
Over 69.1: O'Keefe to Butterworth, no run, short leg in, defends well
69th Over
Over 68.6: Henriques to Faulkner, no run, misses out down leg, some late excitement here. TAS 6/239 (Faulkner 0, Butterworth 2)
Over 68.5: Henriques to Butterworth, one run, guides this down to third man
Over 68.4: Henriques to Butterworth, no run, lets this by
Over 68.3: Henriques to Faulkner, bye, somehow misses everything as keeps low
Over 68.2: Henriques to Butterworth, one run, flicks off the pads square to get off the mark
Over 68.1: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, OUT, backs away, big swing and a fine edge is taken by Haddin to end a great innings
68th Over
Over 67.6: O'Keefe to Blizzard, one run, taps to leg and keeps the strike. TAS 5/236 (Blizzard 88, Faulkner 0)
Over 67.5: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, OUT, lofts this over mid on and Hazlewood takes a great catch turning and diving
Over 67.4: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, cuts to point
Over 67.3: O'Keefe to Blizzard, one run, hacks this to deep mid wicket
Over 67.2: O'Keefe to Paine, one run, nudges this square
Over 67.1: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
67th Over
Over 66.6: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, backs away, swings and misses, the suns gone again. TAS 4/233 (Blizzard 86, Paine 39)
Over 66.5: Henriques to Paine, one run, punches this by mid off and runs, great batting here
Over 66.4: Henriques to Paine, no run, pushes the ball firmly to mid off
Over 66.3: Henriques to Paine, two runs, pushes at this and flies off the edge fine, no slip and run well
Over 66.2: Henriques to Blizzard, one run, taps to off and runs well
Over 66.1: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, pulls straight to the fielder at mid on
66th Over
Over 65.6: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to off, calls no to end the over. TAS 4/229 (Blizzard 85, Paine 36)
Over 65.5: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, misses cut
Over 65.4: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, goes back and defends to cover
Over 65.3: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 65.2: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, great stop at cover
Over 65.1: O'Keefe to Blizzard, one run, taps this to vacant point
65th Over
Over 64.6: Henriques to Blizzard, one run, guides this to third man comfortably. TAS 4/228 (Blizzard 84, Paine 36)
Over 64.5: Henriques to Paine, one run, taps to off and runs
Over 64.4: Henriques to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to cover
Over 64.3: Henriques to Paine, no run, defends solidly to off
Over 64.2: Henriques to Paine, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 64.1: Henriques to Paine, no run, blocks this down the line
64th Over
Over 63.6: O'Keefe to Paine, one run, top edges the cut safely. TAS 4/226 (Blizzard 83, Paine 35)
Over 63.5: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 63.4: O'Keefe to Paine, no run
Over 63.3: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, taps and sends Blizzard back
Over 63.2: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, blocks back
Over 63.1: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, bowling change, defends to off
63rd Over
Over 62.6: Henriques to Blizzard, two runs, slower ball snicked just past the keeper. TAS 4/225 (Blizzard 83, Paine 34)
Over 62.5: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, powerful drive well stopped by Henry at mid off
Over 62.4: Henriques to Paine, one run, flicks off the pads to mid wicket
Over 62.3: Henriques to Blizzard, one run, digs this out to third man
Over 62.2: Henriques to Paine, one run, swivels this by square leg
Over 62.1: Henriques to Paine, no run, bowling change, 10 overs till the last hour, 133 needed, or 6 wickets, defends the first ball
62nd Over
Over 61.6: Copeland to Paine, one run, punches this through cover to end the over. TAS 4/220 (Blizzard 80, Paine 32)
Over 61.5: Copeland to Paine, no run
Over 61.4: Copeland to Paine, two runs, cuts and quickly back as the sun comes back out!
Over 61.3: Copeland to Blizzard, one run, swings and edges fine
Over 61.2: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, defends to extra cover
Over 61.1: Copeland to Blizzard, two runs, pushes the ball firmly past mid on
61st Over
Over 60.6: Bollinger to Blizzard, one run, goes back and cuts the ball square to the sweeper. TAS 4/214 (Blizzard 77, Paine 29)
Over 60.5: Bollinger to Blizzard, FOUR, down leg and swung away to the rope at square leg
Over 60.4: Bollinger to Paine, one run, tip and run to point and just home
Over 60.3: Bollinger to Blizzard, one run, drives on the ground to the sweeper
Over 60.2: Bollinger to Paine, one run, taps this to cover and runs
Over 60.1: Bollinger to Paine, no run, effort ball easily blocked off the stumps
60th Over
Over 59.6: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, mistimes defence but safe and another over ends. TAS 4/206 (Blizzard 71, Paine 27)
Over 59.5: Copeland to Paine, one run, placed to deep mid wicket
Over 59.4: Copeland to Blizzard, one run, taps this through point
Over 59.3: Copeland to Blizzard, two runs, late glance well fielded
Over 59.2: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to mid off
Over 59.1: Copeland to Paine, one run, pushes the ball firmly to the sweeper
59th Over
Over 58.6: Bollinger to Blizzard, two runs, goes back and cuts the ball square for a couple. TAS 4/201 (Blizzard 68, Paine 25)
Over 58.5: Bollinger to Paine, one run, stroked by cover for a single
Over 58.4: Bollinger to Blizzard, one run, short and pulled down and fine
Over 58.3: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, pushes the ball firmly back
Over 58.2: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, glances this by point
Over 58.1: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, bowling change, NSW last throw of the dice, drives in the air just short of mid off
58th Over
Over 57.6: Copeland to Paine, no run, defends to complete a maiden over. TAS 4/197 (Blizzard 65, Paine 24)
Over 57.5: Copeland to Paine, no run, leaves this to the wicketkeeper well outside off
Over 57.4: Copeland to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to mid wicket
Over 57.3: Copeland to Paine, no run, blocks well to mid on
Over 57.2: Copeland to Paine, no run, pushes the ball firmly straight to the fielder at short extra cover
Over 57.1: Copeland to Paine, no run, easy defence to cover
57th Over
Over 56.6: Hazlewood to Paine, one run, pushes the ball firmly by mid on and runs. TAS 4/197 (Blizzard 65, Paine 24)
Over 56.5: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, fast, wide and wisely left
Over 56.4: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, mistimes defence safely to off
Over 56.3: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to mid wicket
Over 56.2: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, blocks this back down the line
Over 56.1: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to mid on
56th Over
Over 55.6: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, blocks this to off, NSW badly need a wicket, the sun is gone and the clouds gather. TAS 4/196 (Blizzard 65, Paine 23)
Over 55.5: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to the bowler
Over 55.4: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off this time
Over 55.3: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, driver straight to the fielder at short extra cover
Over 55.2: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, turns this to mid wicket
Over 55.1: Copeland to Paine, one run, bottom edge misses the stumps
55th Over
Over 54.6: Hazlewood to Paine, one run, fends this to gap at point and jogs through. TAS 4/195 (Blizzard 65, Paine 22)
Over 54.5: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, pushes the ball firmly straight to the fielder at mid on
Over 54.4: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, mistimes cut
Over 54.3: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, nice late cut to fine leg
Over 54.2: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, chips this back safely
Over 54.1: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, big swing and a miss keeps the bowler hopeful
54th Over
Over 53.6: Copeland to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to off, Tasmania look safe here. TAS 4/193 (Blizzard 64, Paine 21)
Over 53.5: Copeland to Paine, no run, goes back and defends well
Over 53.4: Copeland to Blizzard, one run, fends this easily to deep point
Over 53.3: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to short cover
Over 53.2: Copeland to Paine, one run, dabs to vacant point
Over 53.1: Copeland to Blizzard, one run, bowling change, Haddin up, glances this fine
53rd Over
Over 52.6: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, swings hard and misses completely. TAS 4/190 (Blizzard 62, Paine 20)
Over 52.5: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, goes back and defends to mid wicket untroubled
Over 52.4: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, late cut by point brings a single
Over 52.3: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, big stride and leaves this
Over 52.2: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, misses the cut and a muted appeal from behind the stumps
Over 52.1: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, short, fast and left to the keeper
52nd Over
Over 51.6: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, backs away but defends to mid off safely. TAS 4/189 (Blizzard 61, Paine 20)
Over 51.5: O'Keefe to Blizzard, one run, taps this square off the hip
Over 51.4: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run
Over 51.3: O'Keefe to Blizzard, FOUR, down and smashed to the legside boundary
Over 51.2: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to mid off
Over 51.1: O'Keefe to Paine, one run, tip and run to off
51st Over
Over 50.6: Hazlewood to Blizzard, two runs, flicks off the pads behind square to end the over. TAS 4/183 (Blizzard 56, Paine 19)
Over 50.5: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to mid wicket
Over 50.4: Hazlewood to Paine, one run, swivels this down to fine leg
Over 50.3: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, nice defence to a straight length delivery
Over 50.2: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, short and mistimes pull shot once more
Over 50.1: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, nice cut to fine leg for a single
50th Over
Over 49.6: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, defends on the strip to end the over. TAS 4/179 (Blizzard 53, Paine 18)
Over 49.5: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, taps back
Over 49.4: O'Keefe to Paine, FOUR, drives on the ground to the empty mid wicket boundary
Over 49.3: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, pushes this to mid off
Over 49.2: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to off
Over 49.1: O'Keefe to Paine, no run
49th Over
Over 48.6: Hazlewood to Paine, one run, relaxed late cut to end the over. TAS 4/175 (Blizzard 53, Paine 14)
Over 48.5: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, great diving stop at mid off saves a boundary
Over 48.4: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, bat-pad defence to off
Over 48.3: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, goes back and defends off the stumps
Over 48.2: Hazlewood to Paine, one run, flicks off the pads square and jogs through
Over 48.1: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, bowling change again, swing and a miss as this keeps low
48th Over
Over 47.6: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to off. TAS 4/172 (Blizzard 52, Paine 12)
Over 47.5: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, blocks safely
Over 47.4: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, round the wicket, leaves this
Over 47.3: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run
Over 47.2: O'Keefe to Blizzard, FOUR, punches this to the legside boundary to go by fifty
Over 47.1: O'Keefe to Paine, three runs, bowling change, 3 close fielders, cuts through points legs
47th Over
Over 46.6: Henriques to Paine, three runs, lovely late cut and runs well as the sun comes back out. TAS 4/165 (Blizzard 48, Paine 9)
Over 46.5: Henriques to Paine, no run, defends with the middle of the bat
Over 46.4: Henriques to Paine, no run, ring field plus fine leg, leaves this one down off
Over 46.3: Henriques to Blizzard, one run, cuts in a gap at cover
Over 46.2: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, digs this out to leg
Over 46.1: Henriques to Blizzard, FOUR, bowling change, full and timed to the legside boundary
46th Over
The players are on their way. NSW still believe they're a chance here.
This match appears to be meandering towards a draw then. Tasmania need a further 186 runs or NSW 6 wickets. In theory there could be a further 42 overs but dusk is likely to come first.
Over 45.6: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, digs this out and takes a single to mid on, that'll be tea. TAS 4/157 (Blizzard 43, Paine 6)
Over 45.5: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, big stride and leaves outside off
Over 45.4: Hazlewood to Blizzard, FOUR, flat bats this short ball hard to the offside boundary
Over 45.3: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to off as tea beckons
Over 45.2: Hazlewood to Blizzard, no run
Over 45.1: Hazlewood to Blizzard, FOUR, flashes at this and flies past second slip low down
45th Over
Over 44.6: Bollinger to Paine, no run, short and mistimes pull shot onto the strip. TAS 4/148 (Blizzard 34, Paine 6)
Over 44.5: Bollinger to Paine, no run, taps this down to short cover
Over 44.4: Bollinger to Paine, no run, blocks this one safely to off
Over 44.3: Bollinger to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to cover
Over 44.2: Bollinger to Paine, no run, misses pull and appeal for LBW just too high maybe
Over 44.1: Bollinger to Paine, no run, goes back and defends off the stumps
44th Over
Over 43.6: Hazlewood to Paine, three runs, dances down and guides this wide of mid off. TAS 4/148 (Blizzard 34, Paine 6)
Over 43.5: Hazlewood to Paine, two runs, flicks off the pads square for a couple
Over 43.4: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, mistimes a late cut
Over 43.3: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, stroked straight to the fielder at mid on
Over 43.2: Hazlewood to Paine, no run, blocks this full ball off the stumps
Over 43.1: Hazlewood to Blizzard, one run, 201 still needed, cuts by point for a single
43rd Over
Over 42.6: Bollinger to Blizzard, one run, hacks this by mid off and takes a single. TAS 4/142 (Blizzard 33, Paine 1)
Over 42.5: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, punches this to cover
Over 42.4: Bollinger to Blizzard, FOUR, fine cut rockets to the rope behind square
Over 42.3: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, fends this to point
Over 42.2: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, digs out a great yorker
Over 42.1: Bollinger to Blizzard, FOUR, lovely drive to the legside boundary
42nd Over
Over 41.6: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, defends again to end the over, any hopes of Tasmania chasing these runs are gone, NSW need six more wickets. TAS 4/133 (Blizzard 24, Paine 1)
Over 41.5: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, nudges this square
Over 41.4: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, taps to leg
Over 41.3: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, blocks back
Over 41.2: O'Keefe to Paine, no run
Over 41.1: O'Keefe to Paine, no run, drives down the line
41st Over
Over 40.6: Bollinger to Paine, one run, pushes this into a gap at cover and runs to keep the strike. TAS 4/133 (Blizzard 24, Paine 1)
Over 40.5: Bollinger to Paine, no run, gets forward and defends to short extra cover
Over 40.4: Bollinger to Paine, no run, mistimes to mid off safely
Over 40.3: Bollinger to Paine, no run, short outside off and pulls out of hook late
Over 40.2: Bollinger to Paine, no run, across and behind this in defence
Over 40.1: Bollinger to Paine, no run, pushed to Smith at short extra cover
40th Over
Over 39.6: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, pushes the ball firmly to mid off to end the over. TAS 4/132 (Blizzard 24, Paine 0)
Over 39.5: O'Keefe to Blizzard, two runs, repeats the edge along the deck
Over 39.4: O'Keefe to Blizzard, two runs, faint edge with the spin beats slip
Over 39.3: O'Keefe to Blizzard, FOUR, goes back and cuts the ball square to the rope
Over 39.2: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, gets forward and defends to off
Over 39.1: O'Keefe to Blizzard, no run, bowling change, blocked
39th Over
Over 38.6: Bollinger to Paine, no run, pushes to point to end a wicket maiden, giving NSW an outside chance. TAS 4/124 (Blizzard 16, Paine 0)
Over 38.5: Bollinger to Paine, no run, blocks down the line, first and third slip and gully in
Over 38.4: Bollinger to Paine, no run, fast outside off and left alone
Over 38.3: Bollinger to Paine, no run, big step and leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 38.2: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, OUT, short, attempts to pull and catches a fine edge well taken by Haddin
Over 38.1: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, shoulders arms to an effort ball
38th Over
Over 37.6: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, taps this to point and calls no. TAS 3/124 (Ponting 34, Blizzard 16)
Over 37.5: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, blocks this back too, no help for the bowlers here
Over 37.4: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, happy to defend a straight delivery
Over 37.3: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, goes back and cuts the ball square straight to the fielder at point
Over 37.2: Copeland to Ponting, one run, guides this behind point and runs
Over 37.1: Copeland to Ponting, no run, blocks this back to the bowler
37th Over
Over 36.6: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, great stop at cover by Smith ends the over. TAS 3/123 (Ponting 33, Blizzard 16)
Over 36.5: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, blocks this back
Over 36.4: Bollinger to Blizzard, no run, fast and left alone, keeps low
Over 36.3: Bollinger to Ponting, three runs, pulls and just helps on its way and runs hard
Over 36.2: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, gets forward and defends to off
Over 36.1: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, bowling change, blocks this back, meandering along here now as the target slips out of both teams reach
36th Over
Over 35.6: Copeland to Blizzard, FOUR, drives on the ground powerfully through cover and to the rope. TAS 3/120 (Ponting 30, Blizzard 16)
Over 35.5: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, strokes this one to mid off carefully
Over 35.4: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, placed to mid on
Over 35.3: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, speared into the pads down leg
Over 35.2: Copeland to Blizzard, no run, late on this cut, drops safely
Over 35.1: Copeland to Ponting, leg bye, deflects off the pad down leg
35th Over
Over 34.6: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, finds point with this cut. TAS 3/115 (Ponting 30, Blizzard 12)
Over 34.5: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, the field is well in as defends
Over 34.4: Henriques to Blizzard, two runs, offered width and cuts through cover
Over 34.3: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, pushes the ball firmly by the bowler, left for mid off
Over 34.2: Henriques to Blizzard, FOUR, goes back and cuts the ball square to the offside boundary
Over 34.1: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, into the pads down leg
34th Over
Over 33.6: Copeland to Ponting, no run, defends this to silly mid on to end a maiden over. TAS 3/109 (Ponting 30, Blizzard 6)
Over 33.5: Copeland to Ponting, no run, leaves this wide of off
Over 33.4: Copeland to Ponting, no run, same line, same shot
Over 33.3: Copeland to Ponting, no run, firmly to cover again
Over 33.2: Copeland to Ponting, no run, blocks this to cover
Over 33.1: Copeland to Ponting, no run, goes back and defends to mid off
33rd Over
Over 32.6: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, defends back into the stumps. TAS 3/109 (Ponting 30, Blizzard 6)
Over 32.5: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, slower ball allowed to pass
Over 32.4: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, late defence to mid on as the fielders sigh
Over 32.3: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, pushes the ball firmly by mid off and calls wait
Over 32.2: Henriques to Blizzard, FOUR, great footwork and drives on the ground to the legside boundary
Over 32.1: Henriques to Ponting, one run, taps this to vacant mid-wicket
32nd Over
Over 31.6: Copeland to Ponting, one run, pushes the ball firmly by mid on and runs on the misfield. TAS 3/104 (Ponting 29, Blizzard 2)
Over 31.5: Copeland to Ponting, no run, well forward into the pad and umpire Ward turns down the appeal
Over 31.4: Copeland to Ponting, no run
Over 31.3: Copeland to Ponting, no run, goes back and defends to leg
Over 31.2: Copeland to Ponting, no run
Over 31.1: Copeland to Ponting, no run
31st Over
Over 30.6: Henriques to Blizzard, two runs, swings and the edge drops just short of Haddin . TAS 3/103 (Ponting 28, Blizzard 2)
Over 30.5: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, pushes the ball firmly to cover
Over 30.4: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, cuts late on the bounce to gully
Over 30.3: Henriques to Blizzard, no run, blocks to mid off
Over 30.2: Henriques to Blizzard, no run
Over 30.1: Henriques to Cosgrove, no run, OUT, bowling change, goes to drive and scoops it up to O'Keefe at mid on who takes a sharp catch
30th Over
Over 29.6: Copeland to Ponting, no run, swing and a miss here to end the over. TAS 2/101 (Cosgrove 44, Ponting 28)
Over 29.5: Copeland to Cosgrove, one run, flicks off the pads square for a single
Over 29.4: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, mistimed drive falls short of cover
Over 29.3: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, punches this back to the bowler
Over 29.2: Copeland to Cosgrove, FOUR, fine drive rockets to the offside boundary
Over 29.1: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, bowling change, defends to off
29th Over
The score is ticking over nicely here, but we may run out of light before either side can force a result. 247 more needed or 8 wickets needed. Max 59 overs left.
Over 28.6: Hazlewood to Ponting, FOUR, fine shot, rocks back and dismisses the cut to the boundary, that'll be drinks. TAS 2/96 (Cosgrove 39, Ponting 28)
Over 28.5: Hazlewood to Ponting, two runs, full and guided fine, runs well
Over 28.4: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, textbook defence to extra cover
Over 28.3: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, blocks this to mid off
Over 28.2: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, defends forward, bat-pad
Over 28.1: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, placed to mid off
28th Over
Over 27.6: O'Keefe to Ponting, one run, back foot drive through extra cover. TAS 2/90 (Cosgrove 39, Ponting 22)
Over 27.5: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, down and drives to cover
Over 27.4: O'Keefe to Ponting, two runs, goes back and cuts the ball square for a couple
Over 27.3: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, smothers this
Over 27.2: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, down and pushes back
Over 27.1: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, gets forward and defends to leg
27th Over
Over 26.6: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, gets forward and defends to mid wicket to end the over. TAS 2/87 (Cosgrove 39, Ponting 19)
Over 26.5: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, late block, full on the stumps
Over 26.4: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, FOUR, times this to the vacant cover boundary
Over 26.3: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, defends down the line
Over 26.2: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, blocked to point
Over 26.1: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, bowling change, taps to leg
26th Over
Over 25.6: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, drives into silly mid off. TAS 2/83 (Cosgrove 35, Ponting 19)
Over 25.5: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 25.4: O'Keefe to Ponting, two runs, sweeps this fine
Over 25.3: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run
Over 25.2: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, one run, hammers this , half chance put down by Smith at mid wicket
Over 25.1: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and defends to leg
25th Over
Over 24.6: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, middles this back and mid on fields to end the over. TAS 2/80 (Cosgrove 34, Ponting 17)
Over 24.5: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, misses out on this, fast down leg
Over 24.4: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, ducks under a nasty bouncer
Over 24.3: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, blocks to leg
Over 24.2: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, times this straight to mid off
Over 24.1: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, pushes the ball firmly straight to the fielder at mid wicket
24th Over
Over 23.6: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and cuts the ball to cover. TAS 2/80 (Cosgrove 34, Ponting 17)
Over 23.5: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, two runs, nice sweep for a couple
Over 23.4: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and defends to leg
Over 23.3: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run
Over 23.2: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, blocks back
Over 23.1: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run
23rd Over
Over 22.6: Bollinger to Ponting, two runs, round the wicket, times in the air past a diving cover. TAS 2/78 (Cosgrove 32, Ponting 17)
Over 22.5: Bollinger to Ponting, two runs, glances off the face as pulls bat away
Over 22.4: Bollinger to Ponting, no run, bat-pad to off keeps the ball out
Over 22.3: Bollinger to Cosgrove, one run, punches this by mid on and runs
Over 22.2: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, pushes the ball firmly to cover
Over 22.1: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, drives on the ground straight to the fielder at mid on
22nd Over
Over 21.6: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, blocks to off, the sun is out here now. TAS 2/73 (Cosgrove 31, Ponting 13)
Over 21.5: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, careful defence
Over 21.4: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, goes back and defends to off
Over 21.3: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, strokes to cover
Over 21.2: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run
Over 21.1: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, big stride and leaves
21st Over
Over 20.6: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, full and fast, well kept out, 270 more needed. TAS 2/73 (Cosgrove 31, Ponting 13)
Over 20.5: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, blocks this to point
Over 20.4: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 20.3: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, strikes this to point
Over 20.2: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, cuts this to gully
Over 20.1: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, extra bounce into the body and drops safely
20th Over
Over 19.6: O'Keefe to Ponting, two runs, dances down and glances finer than intended. TAS 2/73 (Cosgrove 31, Ponting 13)
Over 19.5: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, one run, thick edge beats slip
Over 19.4: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, cuts to cover
Over 19.3: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run
Over 19.2: O'Keefe to Ponting, one run, late tap to fine leg
Over 19.1: O'Keefe to Ponting, no run, 3 close fielders, nudges by point
19th Over
Over 18.6: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, strikes this straight to the fielder at mid off, maiden over. TAS 2/69 (Cosgrove 30, Ponting 10)
Over 18.5: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, blocked to off, good effort as always from Bollinger
Over 18.4: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, mistimes pull shot, safe to point!
Over 18.3: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, driven and another good stop, Copeland at cover
Over 18.2: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, great stop at mid off by Henry
Over 18.1: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and defends to mid wicket, calls no
18th Over
Over 17.6: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, one run, back and nudged square. TAS 2/69 (Cosgrove 30, Ponting 10)
Over 17.5: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, swing and miss
Over 17.4: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, SIX, smashes this over the rope at mid wicket
Over 17.3: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, misses the sweep
Over 17.2: O'Keefe to Cosgrove, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 17.1: O'Keefe to Ponting, one run, bowling change, guides through gully
17th Over
Over 16.6: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, blocks and the ball falls to his feet. TAS 2/61 (Cosgrove 23, Ponting 9)
Over 16.5: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, same shot and Bollinger stops again
Over 16.4: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, pushes the ball firmly back to the bowler
Over 16.3: Bollinger to Cosgrove, two runs, drives on the ground through cover
Over 16.2: Bollinger to Ponting, one run, worked to leg and settle for one
Over 16.1: Bollinger to Cosgrove, three runs, bowling change, goes back and cuts the ball square, runs hard
16th Over
Over 15.6: Copeland to Cosgrove, one run, nudges to leg, 291 needed off max 72 overs. TAS 2/55 (Cosgrove 18, Ponting 8)
Over 15.5: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and defends to the bowler
Over 15.4: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, defends down and to gully
Over 15.3: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and cuts the ball square straight to the fielder at point
Over 15.2: Copeland to Ponting, one run, worked to vacant square leg
Over 15.1: Copeland to Ponting, two runs, hacks this through cover and runs well
15th Over
Over 14.6: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, prods this to mid wicket to end the over. TAS 2/51 (Cosgrove 17, Ponting 5)
Over 14.5: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, ducks late under a surprise bouncer
Over 14.4: Hazlewood to Ponting, one run, flicks off the pads behind square for a single
Over 14.3: Hazlewood to Ponting, FOUR, times this nicely to the offside boundary
Over 14.2: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 14.1: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, defends well as 2 slips and gully wait
14th Over
Over 13.6: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, cuts to cover to end the over as the wind increases here. TAS 2/46 (Cosgrove 17, Ponting 0)
Over 13.5: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, big swing and miss as tries to repeat the shot
Over 13.4: Copeland to Cosgrove, FOUR, wow, peach of a cover drive rockets to the rope
Over 13.3: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, late dab to slip
Over 13.2: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, keeps low and edges on the ground
Over 13.1: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, orthodox forward defence
13th Over
Over 12.6: Hazlewood to Ponting, no run, big step and shoulders arms. TAS 2/42 (Cosgrove 13, Ponting 0)
Over 12.5: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, one run, taps square and Ponting just home as the throw misses
Over 12.4: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 12.3: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, blocks this on the wicket
Over 12.2: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, late defence to gully in true Cosgrove style
Over 12.1: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, fends on the back foot
12th Over
Over 11.6: Copeland to Ponting, no run, lets this pass down off, NSW on top here. TAS 2/41 (Cosgrove 12, Ponting 0)
Over 11.5: Copeland to Doolan, no run, OUT, as well he stayed up, great stumping as the ball whistles down leg
Over 11.4: Copeland to Doolan, no run
Over 11.3: Copeland to Doolan, no run, gets forward and defends to point
Over 11.2: Copeland to Doolan, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 11.1: Copeland to Doolan, FOUR, another inside edge flies past the keeper, still he stands up
11th Over
Over 10.6: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, misses out down the leg side. TAS 1/37 (Cosgrove 12, Doolan 17)
Over 10.5: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, FOUR, goes back and cuts the ball square to the offside boundary, nicely played
Over 10.4: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, dabs this safely to gully
Over 10.3: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, defensive tap to cover
Over 10.2: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, big swing and miss to a fast delivery
Over 10.1: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, fends to off and both batsman call no
10th Over
Over 9.6: Copeland to Doolan, FOUR, drives and another edge, no chance for slip. TAS 1/33 (Cosgrove 8, Doolan 17)
Over 9.5: Copeland to Doolan, no run, well forward and blocks to mid off
Over 9.4: Copeland to Doolan, FOUR, faint edge flies past the keeper standing up
Over 9.3: Copeland to Doolan, no run, gets forward and defends to the bowler
Over 9.2: Copeland to Doolan, no run, slices this to cover
Over 9.1: Copeland to Doolan, no run, leaves this to the wicketkeeper well outside off
9th Over
318 more runs are needed by Tasmania, 9 wickets for NSW if either team are to win this. There's a potential 79 overs left in the day if the light allows.
Over 8.6: Hazlewood to Doolan, one run, glances this to fine leg and that will be lunch here at Bankstown. TAS 1/25 (Cosgrove 8, Doolan 9)
Over 8.5: Hazlewood to Doolan, no run, gets forward and defends solidly this time
Over 8.4: Hazlewood to Doolan, FOUR, late defence takes a thick edge and rolls fine to the rope
Over 8.3: Hazlewood to Doolan, FOUR, sliced through point to the offside boundary
Over 8.2: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, one run, tip and run to point, just home as Henriques throw hits
Over 8.1: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, misses the cut shot, he's annoyed at that
8th Over
Over 7.6: Copeland to Doolan, no run, stroked straight to the fielder at mid off. TAS 1/15 (Cosgrove 7, Doolan 0)
Over 7.5: Copeland to Doolan, no run, blocks to off as Copeland stumbles
Over 7.4: Copeland to Doolan, no run, safe defence on the wicket
Over 7.3: Copeland to Doolan, no run, goes back and defends to cover
Over 7.2: Copeland to Cosgrove, one run, clips this just over mid wicket
Over 7.1: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, mistimes this drive to mid on
7th Over
Over 6.6: Hazlewood to Doolan, no run, pushes the ball firmly back down the wicket to end the over. TAS 1/14 (Cosgrove 6, Doolan 0)
Over 6.5: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, one run, taps this square and quickly through as the throw comes in
Over 6.4: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, extra bounce fended to off
Over 6.3: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, shoulders arms and lets this by
Over 6.2: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and defends to cover
Over 6.1: Hazlewood to Cosgrove, no run, bowling change, play and a miss outside off
6th Over
Over 5.6: Copeland to Cowan, no run, OUT, pushes well forward, the ball thumps into the pad and he's gone. TAS 1/13 (Cowan 8, Cosgrove 5)
Over 5.5: Copeland to Cowan, no run, blocks this one to leg
Over 5.4: Copeland to Cowan, no run, mistimes cut to point
Over 5.3: Copeland to Cowan, no run, pushes the ball firmly straight to the fielder at mid on
Over 5.2: Copeland to Cowan, no run, fends this to cover
Over 5.1: Copeland to Cowan, no run, 330 more needed off 83 overs, leaves this delivery
5th Over
Over 4.6: Bollinger to Cowan, one run, taps this one past a diving mid wicket. TAS 0/13 (Cowan 8, Cosgrove 5)
Over 4.5: Bollinger to Cowan, two runs, short again and pulls this down safely
Over 4.4: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, pulls out of the hook shot, no sign of chasing these runs pre-lunch
Over 4.3: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, fast delivery left outside off
Over 4.2: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, pushes the ball firmly down the line
Over 4.1: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, muted appeal for LBW, batsman well forward
4th Over
Over 3.6: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, cuts straight to the fielder at point to end a maiden over. TAS 0/10 (Cowan 5, Cosgrove 5)
Over 3.5: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, repeats the defence to second slip
Over 3.4: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, late defence bounces to slip
Over 3.3: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, mistimed to cover, tight line from Copeland
Over 3.2: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, goes back and drops at his feet
Over 3.1: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, gets forward and defends to cover
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, blocks to off and calls no run. TAS 0/10 (Cowan 5, Cosgrove 5)
Over 2.5: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off
Over 2.4: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, blocks this down the line
Over 2.3: Bollinger to Cowan, no run, short and misses the hook shot
Over 2.2: Bollinger to Cosgrove, one run, works this wide of mid on
Over 2.1: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, firmly back to the bowler
2nd Over
Over 1.6: Copeland to Cosgrove, one run, dabs through gully and keeps the strike. TAS 0/9 (Cowan 5, Cosgrove 4)
Over 1.5: Copeland to Cosgrove, two runs, drives in the gap at extra cover
Over 1.4: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, beaten and the bails whipped off, never left his crease though
Over 1.3: Copeland to Cosgrove, no run, blocks this down the line
Over 1.2: Copeland to Cowan, one run, cuts this behind square for a single
Over 1.1: Copeland to Cowan, no run, forward and lets this by, Haddin is up, 3 slips in
1st Over
Over 0.6: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, leaves to the wicketkeeper outside off to end the over, we have a maximum of 72 overs plus an hour here to play. TAS 0/5 (Cowan 4, Cosgrove 1)
Over 0.5: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, mistimes this drive and rolls to mid on
Over 0.4: Bollinger to Cosgrove, no run, blocks a fast straight delivery to leg
Over 0.3: Bollinger to Cowan, one run, glances this fine for a single
Over 0.2: Bollinger to Cosgrove, one run, works this by mid off to get off the mark
Over 0.1: Bollinger to Cowan, three runs, 343 runs needed, nice start, cuts and well run

NSW Blues: Peter Nevill, Scott Henry, Nic Maddinson, Michael Clarke (c), Steven Smith, Brad Haddin (wk), Moises Henriques, Stephen O'Keefe, Trent Copeland, Josh Hazlewood, Doug Bollinger, Daniel Hughes (12th)

Tasmania Tigers: Edward Cowan, Mark Cosgrove, Alex Doolan, Ricky Ponting, Aiden Blizzard, Tim Paine (c/wk), James Faulkner, Luke Butterworth, Jason Krejza, Jackson Bird, Adam Maher, Sam Rainbird (12th)


Umpires: Wilson, P (AUS), Ward, AP (AUS)
Third Umpire:
Match Refree: Marshall, PL (AUS)

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