Asia Cup - 4th match

Bangladesh v India

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

1.1

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, fullish in length outside off and he safely leaves it alone

1.2

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, similar delivery shaping away from the right-hander but Sachin is happy to leave it

1.3

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, FOUR, that's a brilliant drive, meaty half volley outside the off stump and he has to lean forward a long way to caress that past the covers

1.4

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, that's a good comeback. pitched up and he has Sachin poking at it, nearly shaved the face of the bat

1.5

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, brings it back inwards and he watchfully leaves it alone

1.6

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, full and swinging in and he clips it across the line but can't beat square leg

India 6/0   SR Tendulkar 4* (6b 1x4)

2.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, short and wide and he has to reach out and ends up slapping it wide of short cover, poor delivery really

2.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, this one nips back in and Tendulkar stays back at the crease and pushes it down the track

2.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 no ball, punched back to the bowler and it's a front-foot no-ball, free hit coming up..

2.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, Free Hit: And Tendulkar fails to put away this short one, quite a steep bouncer and too much for the batsman as he tried to upper cut, had a glance at the umpire

2.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, short of a length and he turns it down to midwicket

2.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, punches it square but cannot beat point

India 12/0   SR Tendulkar 8* (12b 2x4)

3.3

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, 1 wide, wide down the leg side and Mushfiqur is alert to catch that as the ball suddenly moved to his right

3.3

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, stays back at the crease and knocks it back to the bowler, didn't move his feet much

3.4

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, drives a bit away from the body, swings late and it's full and he can't beat cover

3.5

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, this one comes back inwards and had the batsman in a bit of a tangle, he managed to clip it away to the on side

3.6

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, nicely punched off the back foot down to mid-off

India 14/0   SR Tendulkar 8* (16b 2x4)

4.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets half forward and softly pushes it to the off side

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, nips this one back in and he clips it down to the on side, moving his feet well

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, FOUR, wide again and he pounces on this one, had to reach out and yet managed to slice it well and wide of Nasir at backward point

4.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, tempts him with another wide one but gets away with it as Tendulkar reaches out, slashes and misses, close to being a wide

India 19/0   SR Tendulkar 12* (20b 3x4)

6.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, good length on the off stump and tucked towards midwicket

6.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, nicely driven square but straight to point

6.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, FOUR, it's all boundaries for Tendulkar, good length on the off stump, enough width for him to punch it in front of square and beat the diving cover fielder

6.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, seemed a bit slower and for a change he just gets a single, pushed down to square third man

India 30/1   SR Tendulkar 17* (24b 4x4)

7.1

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, full and in the slow to drive straighter but he turned the face of the bat and knocked it towards mid-on

7.2

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, 1 run, brings it inwards and Tendulkar tucks it to square leg and it's a good effort by Nazimuddin to slide and cut it off, they take a single though

India 35/1   SR Tendulkar 18* (26b 4x4)

8.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, just drifts wide of the leg stump

8.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-off and jogs the single

8.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, stays on the back foot and punches it to short cover

8.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, gets well forward and drives to mid-off

8.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, clipped wide of square leg and he takes the first run quickly but decides against the second

India 42/1   SR Tendulkar 20* (31b 4x4)

9.1

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, FOUR, he's in the best touch we've seen after a long time, half volley outside the off stump and he leans forward and dismisses it wide of extra cover

9.2

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, 1 run, drifts down the leg side and he clips him down to fine leg

9.5

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, no run, nicely punched off the front foot but straight to short cover

9.6

Shafiul Islam to Tendulkar, 1 run, half volley on the pads and he eases it behind square on the on side, there's protection in the deep

India 49/1   SR Tendulkar 26* (35b 5x4)

10.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 wide, bangs it in short down the leg side and he ducks, wide called

10.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he stays on the backfoot and clips it away to fine leg, can't take the second

10.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 2 runs, didn't come on to the bat very quickly but he was prepared to wait, rock back and cut to third man

10.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, tucked off the hips and he hurries the run

India 55/1   SR Tendulkar 29* (38b 5x4)

11.1

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up outside off and he punches it to the off side

11.2

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, comes quite slowly onto the bat and he shuffles and clips it to the leg side

11.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, quicker one and Tendulkar read the length a bit late, managed to push it to the off side

11.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, slower through the air, softly knocked to the on side

India 61/1   SR Tendulkar 30* (42b 5x4)

12.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, excellent running, he drops it with soft hands down towards cover point and sets off

12.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, Free Hit: I don;t know why Tendulkar has this luck with a free hit, but credit to the bowler, fast yorker outside the off stump, he tries in vain to squeeze it out

India 65/1   SR Tendulkar 31* (44b 5x4)

13.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, came a bit too forward there, managed to squeeze it out

13.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, quicker and drifting on the pads, hits his leg and rolls to the on side

13.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, punched towards cover and he sets off but is sent back

India 66/1   SR Tendulkar 31* (47b 5x4)

14.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, tries the short one to Tendulkar who just about manages to fend it off his glove behind the keeper

14.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, on this easy paced pitch he stays back and doesn't hit it too hard, places it wide of backward point

India 73/1   SR Tendulkar 36* (49b 6x4)

15.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, flatter and angling in on the middle stump, he tucks it to the on side

15.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 wide, down the leg side and he's on his knee and tries to paddle it away, misses it

15.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, gets forward and pushes it to long-on

India 76/1   SR Tendulkar 37* (51b 6x4)

16.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, softly patted to the off side

16.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, quicker delivery and he drives to the off side

16.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, SIX, been ages since we've seen that from him! Tossed up on middle and leg and he clears the front leg and carts it over wide long-on

16.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, sweeps firmly and he finds deep square leg

16.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, gets on the front foot and clips it to midwicket

India 84/1   SR Tendulkar 44* (56b 6x4 1x6)

17.3

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, pushes it back to the bowler but plays it late and close to the pads, had the keeper a bit excited

17.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, a few paces down the pitch but checks the drive

17.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg and after a big shuffle he clips it to the leg side

India 86/1   SR Tendulkar 45* (59b 6x4 1x6)

18.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, drifts down the leg side and he gets on his knee and sweeps and places it wide of short fine leg

18.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

18.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, another sweep and it's fine but it' down to short fine leg

18.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, FOUR, a fifty finally for Tendulkar! He made room to a flighted delivery and lofted him inside out over extra cover, a better effort was needed at the boundary

18.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, stumping appeal but he's safe, Tendulkar managed to drag his back foot back in time before Rahim whipped off the bails, the third umpire takes a look

18.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, flatter delivery and he punched it down to long-on

India 93/1   SR Tendulkar 52* (65b 7x4 1x6)

19.1

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, gets forward and steers it towards point

19.2

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 wide, drifts down the leg side, can't nudge it away

19.2

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, flatter delivery and he pushes it with the angle to long-on

19.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, clips it towards short fine leg and challenges the fielder, well run

19.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, neatly punched but straight to extra cover

India 98/1   SR Tendulkar 54* (69b 7x4 1x6)

20.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, goes back and across and clips it easily down to square leg for an easy single

20.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, goes back and punches it towards long-on and runs the first quickly

20.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar doesn't make as much room but he manages to place it to the same fielder at long-off, jogs the single

India 104/1   SR Tendulkar 57* (72b 7x4 1x6)

21.1

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up outside off and he tucks it to midwicket

21.2

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, plays it a bit late, waits for it to turn before dabbing it wide of short third man

21.6

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, no run

India 108/1   SR Tendulkar 58* (75b 7x4 1x6)

22.4

Nasir Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, gets forward and pushes it with soft hands again down the track

22.5

Nasir Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, stays back and clips him down to deep square

India 114/1   SR Tendulkar 59* (77b 7x4 1x6)

23.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, flighted down the leg side and clipped away

23.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, quicker and flatter and he's confident of getting on his knee and sweeping just wide of short fine leg

23.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, takes a few paces down the track and clips it to the leg side, the spinners are hardly troubling him

India 119/1   SR Tendulkar 61* (80b 7x4 1x6)

24.4

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, no run, gets well forward and drives towards mid-off

24.5

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, comes on to the bat slowly, he stays back, waits and steers it to the off side

India 124/1   SR Tendulkar 62* (82b 7x4 1x6)

25.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, punches it straight back to the bowler

25.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, he risks the sweep again because he plays it right in front of the stumps, manages to get quite a bit of bat on it, places it to short fine leg

25.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run

25.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, he leans forward and chips it in the air over extra cover but right in the gap, he knows where the fielders are

25.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, comes forward, turns the face of the bat and jogs a single to the leg side

India 129/1   SR Tendulkar 65* (87b 7x4 1x6)

26.1

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, FOUR, bowls it flat and short and he rocks back and pulls firmly to the leg side, transfers his weight to the backfoot, Shafiul dives at fine leg and injures his shoulder, the physio comes out and he's off the field

26.2

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run

26.4

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg and pushed down to long-on

26.6

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, shuffles and clips it to the leg side

India 138/1   SR Tendulkar 72* (91b 8x4 1x6)

27.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, starts off a new spell by drifting on the body, easily clips it to the leg side

27.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, full on the pads and worked away down to long-on, another easy single

India 141/1   SR Tendulkar 74* (93b 8x4 1x6)

28.1

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, goes back at the crease and punches it to the on side

28.3

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, shuffles far across his stumps and clips him to the leg side, he's not afraid to expose his stumps

28.5

Mahmudullah to Tendulkar, 1 run, easily works it down to deep midwicket

India 146/1   SR Tendulkar 77* (96b 8x4 1x6)

29.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets beside the line and plays it with soft hands to the off side

29.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, drives towards extra cover, didn't time it well enough and risks a single to Shakib, his throw was wide

India 149/1   SR Tendulkar 78* (98b 8x4 1x6)

30.2

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, flatter delivery and he punches it to long-off, jogs the single

30.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, gets forward and drives to cover again, tries to squeeze it past the gap

30.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, driven to cover again! Action replay

30.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, stays back and clips it to the leg side, better luck this time as he gets a single

India 158/1   SR Tendulkar 80* (102b 8x4 1x6)

31.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, hones in on middle and leg and he shuffles and clips it towards fine leg

31.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, fullish on the off stump and he gets forward and drives wide of cover

31.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, seemed risky at first! Wide outside off but he knew there was no slip, dabbed it down to third man

India 161/1   SR Tendulkar 82* (105b 8x4 1x6)

32.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, gets across and drives it to straight to mid-ff

32.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run

32.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, nicely played, a bit shorter and he weaves backwards and deftly dabs it down to third man

India 164/1   SR Tendulkar 83* (108b 8x4 1x6)

33.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, taps it down towards mid-off and refuses the single

33.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, pushed to Shakib at mid-off again and this time he has to scamper back, sign of nerves finally?

33.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, clipped hard down to mid-on and he can't pinch a single here

33.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, slashed and just short of point! Nervy moment for Sachin, well stopped in the end

33.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, gets on the front foot and pushes it to cover

33.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, and it's a maiden! Clipped hard to mid-on, he's trying to get it away but can't pinch the single

India 164/1   SR Tendulkar 83* (114b 8x4 1x6)

34.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, nicely driven off the front foot but it fails to beat mid-off....

34.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, FOUR, in the air wide of midwicket and very safely played in the end! Should ease the nerves considerably, worked his wrists well and places it wide of the fielders

34.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, no run, punched towards mid-off, thinks of a single but decides against

India 169/1   SR Tendulkar 87* (117b 9x4 1x6)

35.3

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, leading edge! Managed to get his bat behind on time

35.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, gets on his knee and paddles it down to fine leg

India 173/1   SR Tendulkar 87* (119b 9x4 1x6)

36.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, drifts on the body and he clips it away down towards deep square leg

India 176/2   SR Tendulkar 88* (120b 9x4 1x6)

37.4

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, flatter delivery and he eases a single to long-on, calmly done

India 187/2   SR Tendulkar 89* (121b 9x4 1x6)

38.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, careful Sachin! He walked down the pitch to squeeze it into a gap on the off side, he jogs out of the crease and then scampers back and had it been a direct hit he could have gone

38.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, no run, pushes it to the off side and jogs out of his crease again but he's sent back, phew

38.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, short and wide and he punches it wide of extra cover, he's into the 90s now

India 191/2   SR Tendulkar 90* (124b 9x4 1x6)

39.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, FOUR, four more! He makes room and lofts over extra cover, the field's up and it's a safe shot

39.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, shuffles and clips it to the on side

39.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 wide, drifts down the leg side and he nearly gets a tickle

39.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, floated down the leg side and he tucks it to the on side, 95 now

India 201/2   SR Tendulkar 95* (127b 10x4 1x6)

40.1

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, flater delivery on the pads and he clips him wide of square leg

40.3

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, gets forward and pushes it late to mid-on, 97 now

40.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, he risks staying back at the crease and clips it, very close to the pads

40.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, 1 run, more flight this time and he goes to 98 with a gentle clip to the leg side, he retains the strike too

India 208/2   SR Tendulkar 98* (131b 10x4 1x6)

41.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up on middle and off and pushed down to mid-off

41.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, uses his feet and he can only drive back to the bowler

41.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, no run, shuffles and tries to steal a single to the on side, Rahim rushes and stops it

41.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, goes to 99 with a gentle push to long-off, just one run away

India 209/2   SR Tendulkar 99* (135b 10x4 1x6)

42.5

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, and nope! Will have to wait, clipped straight to midwicket

42.6

Abdur Razzak to Tendulkar, no run, he can only softly punch it to short extra cover, mid-off had gone back, the wait continues...

India 220/2   SR Tendulkar 99* (137b 10x4 1x6)

43.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, and he's finally done it! Clips it down to square leg and jogs the single, very subdued celebration, he must be mightily relieved but he's not showing it, removes his helmet, the Bangladesh fie;lder congratulate him, 100 international centuries - we may never see it emulated, well done Sachin! Take a bow

43.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run

India 228/2   SR Tendulkar 101* (139b 10x4 1x6)

44.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, FOUR, he takes authority finally! Short delivery and he swivels and pulls it down to deep midwicket, looked like a tired shot

44.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, FOUR, attempted yorker but it's a low full toss, he backs away and scoops it over backward point, beats the fielder

44.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, makes room and he squirts it out towards cover

44.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tendulkar, 1 run, he tries to paddle a delivery from outside the off stump to the leg side, then changes his mind and squeezes it to the off side

India 239/2   SR Tendulkar 111* (143b 12x4 1x6)

45.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, stays back at the crease and pulls hard down to deep midwicket

45.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Tendulkar, 1 run, chips down the track and he lofts inside out down to long-off, almost found the gap

India 252/2   SR Tendulkar 113* (145b 12x4 1x6)

46.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar backs away and realises it's a slower ball, he adjusts his shot and dabs it to third man

46.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Tendulkar, OUT, Standing ovation for Sachin! Slower ball, he makes room to drive but gets the thickest of edges to the keeper, he walks back slowly, tired but probably more so relieved, the crowd's on their feet

SR Tendulkar c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Mashrafe Mortaza 114 (205m 147b 12x4 1x6) SR: 77.55

India 259/4   SR Tendulkar 114 (147b 12x4 1x6)
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Mar 16, 2012

A young fan celebrates after watching Sachin Tendulkar get his 100th international hundred, Delhi, March 16, 2012

A young fan celebrates after watching Sachin Tendulkar get his 100th international hundred

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Mar 16, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar's coach, Ramakant Achrekar, watches him get his 100th century, Delhi, March 16, 2012

Sachin Tendulkar's coach, Ramakant Achrekar, watches him get his 100th century

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