Asia Cup - 4th match

Bangladesh v India

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

5.6

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, no run, big appeal for an lbw and that looked close! Nips this back in sharply and hits his back leg on the drive, perhaps that was too high, need to see another replay

India 25/1   V Kohli 0* (1b)

6.5

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, gets well forward and defends to the off side

6.6

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, FOUR, if you bowl it on the pads to Kohli then forget about it, turns the face of the bat and whips it away behind square, no chance for the fielder in the deep

India 34/1   V Kohli 4* (3b 1x4)

7.3

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, no run, pushes it softly to the off side

7.4

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, no run, tries to angle it wide of point but places it straight to the fielder

7.5

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, no run, slower ball and fuller and he checks his drive back to the bowler

7.6

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, FOUR, lovely drive off the front foot, full and angling in on the off stump and he shows the full face and bisects the gap between cover and mid-off

India 39/1   V Kohli 8* (7b 2x4)

8.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, gets well forward and drives firmly towards long-off

India 41/1   V Kohli 9* (8b 2x4)

9.3

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, no run, he stays beside the line and knocks it towards cover point

9.4

Shafiul Islam to Kohli, 1 run, angles it from wide of the crease and he opens the face and dabs it to third man

India 48/1   V Kohli 10* (10b 2x4)

10.2

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, once again Kohli very easily tucks it behind square, easy paced pitch to play that shot

10.5

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, defended down the pitch off the full face of the bat, solidly done

10.6

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, FOUR, you should have seen that speed away! Full on the pads and clipped away with little effort, raced past square leg and bisected the gap between two fielders in the deep

India 59/1   V Kohli 15* (13b 3x4)

11.3

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, quicker and flatter and he punches it hard down the pitch

11.4

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, pushes it with the angle down to long-off

India 61/1   V Kohli 16* (15b 3x4)

12.1

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, bowls it a bit short and Kohli is hurried onto the shot, pulls but keeps it down

12.2

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, short one again and pulled to the same fielder at midwicket, seemed like an action replay

12.3

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he clips him down to fine leg

12.5

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, once again another solid punch to the off side, no runs but pleasing to watch that hit the middle of the bat

12.6

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, (no ball) 1 run, he oversteps and bowls it short, Kohli swivels and pulls down to fine leg

India 65/1   V Kohli 18* (20b 3x4)

13.1

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, fullish on the off stump and he drives to mid-off

13.2

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, flatter delivery and he gets forward and defends

13.3

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, gets well forward and drives a full delivery to long-off

India 66/1   V Kohli 19* (23b 3x4)

14.1

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, gets away with a half volley as it's driven straight to short extra cover, good balance from Kohli

14.2

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, persists with that short delivery and he swivels and pulls to midwicket again, something's got to give..

14.3

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, angles it towards off and middle and he uses his wrists well to clip it to deep square leg, his signature shot

14.5

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, fullish on the middle stump and he gently eases it down to fine leg

India 69/1   V Kohli 21* (27b 3x4)

15.1

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, full and wide outside off and driven to extra cover

15.2

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, drifts to the leg stump and he clips it to the leg side

15.3

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, skids through, hits the pads and sneaks past the off stump

15.4

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, gets forward and drives to the off side

India 74/1   V Kohli 22* (31b 3x4)

16.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, fullish on middle and leg and he pushes it down to long-on

India 84/1   V Kohli 23* (32b 3x4)

17.1

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, makes room and he knocks it down to mid-off

17.2

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, makes a bit of room and drives him down to long-off

17.6

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, no run, makes room again but ends up driving back to the bowler

India 86/1   V Kohli 24* (35b 3x4)

19.3

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, makes room and he pushes it to the off side

19.5

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, comes to the pitch of the ball and drives to long-off

India 98/1   V Kohli 26* (37b 3x4)

20.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, goes back at the crease and punches it to long-on

20.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, stands outside leg, exposes his stumps and drives it to long-off

20.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, once again Kohli makes room for the expansive drive, another single to long-off

India 103/1   V Kohli 29* (40b 3x4)

21.3

Mahmudullah to Kohli, no run, this time it keeps a bit low and he just misses it, skids through and lands on Rahim's gloves

21.4

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 2 runs, gets forward and drives on the up to deep extra cover

21.5

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, gets on the front foot and drives him towards point

India 108/1   V Kohli 32* (43b 3x4)

22.1

Nasir Hossain to Kohli, FOUR, ordinary fielding at the boundary but don;t take anything away from the shot, stays back and punched it crisply past extra cover, pure timing

22.2

Nasir Hossain to Kohli, no run, tries to dab it wide of short third man

22.3

Nasir Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, gets forward and pushes it back to the bowler

22.6

Nasir Hossain to Kohli, no run, once again solidly driven but back to the bowler

India 114/1   V Kohli 37* (47b 4x4)

23.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, comes well forward and pushes it down to long-off

23.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, exposes his stumps, keeps a bit low but he manages to clip it away

23.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, driven on the up and just wide of short cover, would have been a blinder

India 120/1   V Kohli 40* (50b 4x4)

24.1

Mahmudullah to Kohli, no run, flatter delivery and he stays back and clips it to midwicket

24.2

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 2 runs, plays an expansive drive past the cover, places it wide of the sweeper to pick up a second run

24.3

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, tosses it up a bit more and he checks his drive to the off side

24.6

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, on the pads and clipped away down to fine leg

India 125/1   V Kohli 44* (54b 4x4)

25.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Kohli, 1 run, tossed up outside off and pushed wide of point

India 126/1   V Kohli 45* (55b 4x4)

26.3

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run

26.5

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, fires that on the blockhole and he manages to jam it out to point

India 137/1   V Kohli 47* (57b 4x4)

27.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, fullish outside off and he pushes it down to mid-off

27.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, full delivery and driven again but straight to extra cover

27.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, tucks him up for room and he can only punch it back to the bowler

27.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, full on middle and leg and pushed down to long-on

India 140/1   V Kohli 48* (61b 4x4)

28.2

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, goes back and clips it wide of midwicket

28.4

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, gets to his fifty with a firm push down to long-off

28.6

Mahmudullah to Kohli, 1 run, goes back and clips him down to square leg, no pressure being created on these two batsmen

India 147/1   V Kohli 51* (64b 4x4)

29.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, a solid punch off the front foot and straight to short extra cover, Kohli has been equally flawless today

29.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, FOUR, he punishes a long hop, on this pitch Kohli had enough time to swivel and pull wide of midwicket, no chance for the fielder at the deep

29.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, comes forward and pushes it towards point

29.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, fuller delivery and he pushes this down to long-on

India 154/1   V Kohli 57* (68b 5x4)

30.1

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, flatter delivery, stays back and thumps it to sweeper cover

30.3

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, goes back at the crease and pushes it to cover

India 157/1   V Kohli 59* (70b 5x4)

31.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, punched off the back foot wide of the bowler, down to long-off

31.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, no run, a half volley outside the off stump, drives straight to cover

31.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Kohli, 1 run, gets forward and checks his drive to long-on

India 162/1   V Kohli 61* (73b 5x4)

32.1

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, he opens the face of the bat and punches it down to deep point

32.5

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, drifts on the pads and he clips it softly towards midwicket

32.6

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, short delivery and Kohli can't resist the pull, manages to keep it down to midwicket

India 164/1   V Kohli 62* (76b 5x4)

34.1

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, we might as well rerun the tapes, another short ball from Shahadat is pulled by Kohli to midwicket

34.2

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, no run, stays back and punches it to mid-on, no run again, the Fevicol Effect

34.3

Shahadat Hossain to Kohli, 1 run, bangs it in short and he pulls and it drops short of deep backward square leg, managed to keep it down, just

India 165/1   V Kohli 63* (79b 5x4)

35.1

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 2 runs, makes room and scoops it over cover point, the fielder gives chase

35.2

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, 1 run, stays back and punches it hard down to long-on for a single

35.5

Abdur Razzak to Kohli, OUT, inside edge! Loose shot from Kohli, it was a flatter delivery and Kohli made room to drive and ended up getting an inside edge to the base of the leg stump

V Kohli b Abdur Razzak 66 (126m 82b 5x4 0x6) SR: 80.48

India 173/2   V Kohli 66 (82b 5x4)
Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 22, 2012
Pakistan won by 2 runs
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2012
India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Mar 16, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 15, 2012
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

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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