Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 4th Test

Australia v India

Australia won by 298 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

8.1

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, 1 run, off the mark with a nudge to fine leg off a short of a length rising ball

8.4

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, no run, tight line around off, defended off the front foot

8.5

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, no run, bounces from back of a length, kept down towards covers

8.6

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, no run, good delivery, right on off stump from a good length, he gets low to defend

India 39/2   SR Tendulkar 1* (4b)

10.1

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, FOUR, excellent stroke from Sachin, there are two men around short midwicket, and he splits the tiny gap between them with a whippy movement of the wrists

10.2

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, 2 runs, pushed past point for two more

10.3

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, 1 run, flicks a full delivery going down the side, to fine leg

India 48/2   SR Tendulkar 8* (7b 1x4)

11.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, 2 runs, short, turning in, he backs away and cuts hard in front of point

11.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, flighted too full and wide outside off, left alone

11.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, drift for Lyon outside off, left alone again

11.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, inside edge, Lyon is getting quite some turn, the ball flies past short leg

11.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, there, more turn again, Sachin wanted to punch off the back foot but had to check his stroke

11.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, smacked off the front foot to Ponting at extra cover

India 50/2   SR Tendulkar 10* (13b 1x4)

12.5

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, no run, bounce for Hilfenhaus outside off stump, bit of away shape, left alone

12.6

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, 1 run, worked off middle and leg to the man in the deep in front of square leg

India 52/2   SR Tendulkar 11* (15b 1x4)

13.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up slowly outside off, smothered off the front foot

13.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, lots of turn from outside off, hurriedly worked square

13.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, drift again from a fuller length, patted away to covers

13.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, full delivery eased away to extra cover

13.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, well forward and across and blocks a dipping full delivery

13.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, does not seem to be bowling from particularly close to the umpire, turns in from a length, blocked

India 52/2   SR Tendulkar 11* (21b 1x4)

14.2

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, pushed towards extra cover off the front foot

14.3

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, blocked back to the bowler

14.4

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, left alone as it bounces outside off

14.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, holds its line on a good length, bounces, then moves away after passing Sachin who lets it be

14.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, almost shaves the outside edge as Harris gets another one to hold its line from short of a length

India 53/2   SR Tendulkar 11* (26b 1x4)

15.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, 1 run, shuffles across, opens up and nudges square on the leg side with all that turn that Lyon is getting

15.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, turns in and bounces from a good length, worked to short leg

15.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, turning down the leg side from off, nudged to short fine leg

India 56/2   SR Tendulkar 12* (29b 1x4)

16.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, bounce from a good length but too far outside off, left alone

16.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, now this one moves away after pitching on a length, but again starting wide enough not to draw him out

India 57/2   SR Tendulkar 12* (31b 1x4)

18.1

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, he is getting slight shape away from the right-hander from the pitch, left alone

18.2

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, Haddin goes up in appeal for caught behind as Sachin pokes at one that held its line from a length, superb spell from Harris

18.3

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, now one that angles in from the same spot, not far from off stump, he leaves it alone

18.4

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, he is troubling Sachin, an inside edge as he gets across to jab at one that zips in from a length

18.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, defended solidly this time

18.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, slightly uncertain in getting forward, adjusts well to defend towards point in the end

India 57/2   SR Tendulkar 12* (37b 1x4)

20.1

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, worked to short leg

20.2

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, smothered off the front foot on the off side

20.3

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, squeezes out a flighted delivery to point

20.4

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, straightening on middle, he carefully pats it back

20.5

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, gets well forward again to defend down the track

20.6

Clarke to Tendulkar, no run, stays half-forward, allows it to straighten on off, and blocks solidly

India 61/2   SR Tendulkar 12* (43b 1x4)

22.1

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, FOUR, gets going with a boundary first ball, Hilfenhaus serves one on to the pads, and Tendulkar puts it away wristily in front of square leg

22.2

Hilfenhaus to Tendulkar, 1 run, further and fuller down leg this time, he shuffles and turns it to fine leg

India 66/2   SR Tendulkar 17* (45b 2x4)

23.1

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, good delivery, finishing around off stump as it comes in with the angle, he stays back, and carefully pats it away

23.2

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, bounce from a good length but some way outside off and left alone

23.3

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, solidly forward and across in defence to a pitched up delivery

23.4

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, shot! leans into the drive but thumps it straight to extra cover

23.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, late decision to leave but he was always in control, probably a shade late in withdrawing the bat

23.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, leans forward and pushes a pitched up delivery towards mid on

India 66/2   SR Tendulkar 17* (51b 2x4)

25.1

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, pitched up and ending around off, he is solidly forward to block

25.2

Harris to Tendulkar, 1 run, just a bit more with the angle, he gets around it and tucks it to fine leg

25.4

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, pitched up straightish ball left outside off

25.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, pushes firmly forward and the ball races to the right of mid off, so much that he has to slide across to stop it, excellent pitch this for batting

25.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, stays half-forward and pats away a length ball without fuss

India 68/2   SR Tendulkar 18* (56b 2x4)

27.1

Harris to Tendulkar, 1 run, punched hard off the back foot and cover cannot stop it with a dive

27.3

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, pacy bouncer, very well directed, gets big on him as it darts in, at 139.2 kph, Tendulkar just about manages to squeeze himself under it

27.4

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, left alone as it bounces straightish outside off

27.5

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, slower one cuts in, but wide enough outside off to be left alone

27.6

Harris to Tendulkar, no run, ends the over with another leave

India 70/2   SR Tendulkar 19* (61b 2x4)

29.1

Siddle to Tendulkar, no run, hurls it right on a good length close to off first up, pushed towards extra cover

29.2

Siddle to Tendulkar, no run, straightish length ball left alone outside off

29.3

Siddle to Tendulkar, no run, pushes a pitched up ball to mid off

29.4

Siddle to Tendulkar, FOUR, fine shot, Tendulkar sees one that provides him with some angle, even if it just outside off, gets around it and wrists it to the right of mid off, Lyon chases and puts in the slide in vain

29.5

Siddle to Tendulkar, no run, a rare delivery that holds its line after being angled in on a length, and beats him on the forward push

29.6

Siddle to Tendulkar, no run, wiser this time and lets go a length ball after getting across

India 74/2   SR Tendulkar 23* (67b 3x4)

31.1

Siddle to Tendulkar, 2 runs, cracking stroke off the back foot that races past extra cover, stopped by Marsh with a slide, they have taken only two

31.2

Siddle to Tendulkar, OUT, Siddle strikes big, Tendulkar looking to push away from the body towards cover with a slightly open face and Ponting takes a very low catch at second slip, pitched up, the angle in to Tendulkar and the fuller length draws him forward, the open face takes the ball straight to Ponting, it was taken low enough for them to have a second look at it, looks alright

SR Tendulkar c Ponting b Siddle 25 (94m 69b 3x4 0x6) SR: 36.23

India 78/3   SR Tendulkar 25 (69b 3x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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Australia won by 298 runs
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Jan 28, 2012

Rahul Dravid with MS Dhoni and Virender Sehwag, 4th Test, Adelaide, 5th day, January 28, 2012

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MS Dhoni and his team-mates after the loss, 4th Test, Adelaide, 5th day, January 28, 2012

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