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  • 9:53 AM IST

    19.5 James Neesham to Marcus Stoinis, out, OUT! It has gone sooooo high… SOUTHEE UNDER IT! The crowd has gone bonkers.

  • 9:52 AM IST

    19.4 James Neesham to Marcus Stoinis, SIX, SIX! This one has gone the distance! A low full toss on middle and off, Stoinis shows the power of the Hulk. Latches onto it and dismisses it over wide long on. 9 needed off 2 balls.

  • 9:51 AM IST

    19.3 James Neesham to Marcus Stoinis, no run, TURNS DOWN THE RUN! A low full toss on off, Stoinis only manages to force it down to long on. 15 needed off 3 balls.

  • 9:51 AM IST

    19.2 James Neesham to Marcus Stoinis, no run, Wide NOT given! The crowd rejoice. Stoinis can’t believe it. Full and angling down the leg side, Marcus moves across to flick but misses.

  • 9:51 AM IST

    Jhye Richardso is the new batsman in.

  • 9:50 AM IST

    19.1 James Neesham to Daniel Sams, out, OUT! It’s a WICKET! Neesham, you lucky chap! The crowd goes bananas. Crucially, it’s a dot ball. Full toss on middle, Sams tries to heave it over mid-wicket but finds the fielder near the fence. Glenn Phillips hangs on to the pressure catch. 15 needed off 5 balls. Stoinis is back on strike.

  • 9:49 AM IST

    James Neesham to bowl the pressure over. 15 needed off 6 balls. Phew! Going down to the wire.

  • 9:47 AM IST

    18.6 Tim Southee to Daniel Sams, 1 run, Too full and on off, Sams keeps it out to covers for one.

  • 9:46 AM IST

    18.5 Tim Southee to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Slower full toss outside off, Marcus only manages to push it to covers for one.

  • 9:46 AM IST

    18.4 Tim Southee to Marcus Stoinis, SIX, SIX! It’s huge! Short in length and on off, Stoinis hangs on the back foot and pulls it thunderously over mid-wicket. Into the top tier. 17 needed off 8 balls.

  • 9:46 AM IST

    18.3 Tim Southee to Marcus Stoinis, FOUR, FOUR! Gets one away! Southee misses his line and delivers a full ball on the pads, Stoinis whips it behind square leg for a boundary. 23 needed off 9 balls.

  • 9:44 AM IST

    18.2 Tim Southee to Daniel Sams, 1 run, Another single! Too full and around leg, it’s flicked to deep square leg for one.

  • 9:44 AM IST

    18.1 Tim Southee to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Only a run! Short and wide outside off, Stoinis whacks it to deep point. The crowd is getting involved, this is going down to the wire.

  • 9:43 AM IST

    18.1 Tim Southee to Marcus Stoinis, wide, 1 run, Wide! Southee delivers a full and wide outside off, the batsman allows it through. Tim is not happy with the call.

  • 9:41 AM IST

    17.6 Trent Boult to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Just a run as it’s pushed down to long on for a run. Brilliant from Boult, execution under pressure was immaculate. Only 6 from the over, 30 needed off 12 balls.

  • 9:41 AM IST

    17.5 Trent Boult to Daniel Sams, 1 run, Robbed off a boundary! A low full toss on middle, Sams drills it straight back and it hits the umpire at the other end and deflects to long on. Only a run.

  • 9:41 AM IST

    17.4 Trent Boult to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Mix-up, safe! Too full in length and on middle, Stoinis eases it down to long on for a run. Sams turns for the single but Marcus ain’t interested. The throw is at the bowler’s end, i.e. the wrong end.

  • 9:40 AM IST

    17.4 Trent Boult to Marcus Stoinis, wide, 1 run, Wide! A length ball down the leg side, Stoinis moves across for the paddle shot but misses.

  • 9:40 AM IST

    17.3 Trent Boult to Marcus Stoinis, no run, DOT BALL! A low full toss outside off, Stoinis drives it straight to Williamson at extra cover.

  • 9:40 AM IST

    17.2 Trent Boult to Daniel Sams, 1 run, Too full in length on middle, Sams clears his front leg and drills it down to long on for a run.

  • 9:39 AM IST

    17.1 Trent Boult to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, On a length and outside off, it’s lofted over covers for a run.

  • 9:37 AM IST

    16.6 Kyle Jamieson to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Full toss on middle, Stoinis eases it through mid on for a run. 17 from the over, runs leaking.

  • 9:36 AM IST

    16.5 Kyle Jamieson to Daniel Sams, 1 run, Full on middle, Sams drives it through mid on for a single.

  • 9:36 AM IST

    16.4 Kyle Jamieson to Daniel Sams, SIX, SIX! Hammered! Slower delivery, short and around off, Sams attacks it with all his might and dismisses it behind long leg for a maximum.

  • 9:35 AM IST

    16.3 Kyle Jamieson to Marcus Stoinis, 1 run, Short ball on middle, Stoinis pulls it through mid on for a single.

  • 9:35 AM IST

    16.2 Kyle Jamieson to Marcus Stoinis, FOUR, FOUR! Terrific shot! Short delivery on off, Stoinis guides it towards third man for a boundary.

  • 9:34 AM IST

    16.1 Kyle Jamieson to Marcus Stoinis, FOUR, FOUR! Good shot! Length ball on off, Stoinis punches it through point for a boundary.

  • 9:33 AM IST

    15.6 Tim Southee to Daniel Sams, SIX, SIX! Yet another one has gone the distance. 50 stand up in 19 balls. Slower delivery, it’s picked early by Sams as he turns and smokes it into the bank at mid-wicket. 45 runs in the last two overs, 53 needed off 24 balls.

  • 9:32 AM IST

    15.5 Tim Southee to Daniel Sams, SIX, SIX! Sams showing off his skills now! Is something special on the cards here for Australia! Full and outside off, Daniel demolishes it over covers.

  • 9:31 AM IST

    15.4 Tim Southee to Daniel Sams, 2 runs, Shortish and outside off, Sams slaps it past to short third man and sweeper cover stops it. Two taken.

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