Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 4th Test

Australia v India

Australia won by 298 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

4.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, another top delivery, shaping in from a good length, not far from off, left alone

4.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, defended down the track

4.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, defended on the off side tightly

India 14/1   R Dravid 0* (3b)

6.1

Harris to Dravid, no run, huge gap between bat and pad he pushes forward, rolls away towards gully after an inside edge on to pad

6.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, defended off the front foot

6.3

Harris to Dravid, 1 run, squeezes the pitched up delivery past extra cover for one

6.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, solidly forward to a pitched up delivery and squeezes it towards point

6.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, nasty bouncer, Rahul was late in spotting it and ducked hurriedly

India 24/1   R Dravid 1* (8b)

8.1

Harris to Dravid, no run, pushes well forward with an open face and runs the fullish one to point

8.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, squeezes out a pitched up delivery towards gully off the front foot

8.3

Harris to Dravid, no run, hit high on the pad as this one nips back in sharply from a length, so much that it was going down leg

8.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, in the crease to a length delivery and plays it out on the off side

8.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, another full delivery just outside off squeezed out to gully

8.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, holding its line a foot outside off stump, left alone

India 36/1   R Dravid 1* (14b)

9.3

Siddle to Dravid, no run, striaghtish length ball left alone outside off

9.4

Siddle to Dravid, 3 runs, outside edge, did that carry to Haddin diving to his right, no it fell just short, Dravid poking at one in the channel outside off stump with a slightly open face

India 40/1   R Dravid 4* (16b)

10.1

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, no run, straightening from a length just outside off, defended towards point

10.2

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, no run, defended tightly off the front foot

10.3

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, FOUR, now this is too wide even for a circumspect Dravid, watches it sit up from short of a length and bashes it through cover

10.4

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, no run, pitched up and coming in a shade, he crouches forward and defends

10.5

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, no run, well forward to defend a length ball around off

10.6

Hilfenhaus to Dravid, no run, late decision to play the forcing drive to a good length ball, ends up mistiming it to extra cover

India 48/1   R Dravid 8* (22b 1x4)

11.3

Lyon to Dravid, no run, nudged to short leg off the front foot

11.4

Lyon to Dravid, no run, well bowled, tossed up slowly, Dravid decides to thrust his pad as it spins in to Haddin

11.5

Lyon to Dravid, no run, draws him out this time, pushed off the front foot past silly point

11.6

Lyon to Dravid, no run, bat in front of pad as he plays with the turn down the track

India 49/1   R Dravid 8* (26b 1x4)

13.4

Lyon to Dravid, no run, complete contrast, Dravid tentatively caught on the crease, and almost defending on to his stumps

13.5

Lyon to Dravid, no run, driven off the front foot to mid off

13.6

Lyon to Dravid, no run, lunges well forward to smother the flighted one

India 63/1   R Dravid 8* (29b 1x4)

15.1

Lyon to Dravid, FOUR, Dravid slog-sweeps from way outside off stump, now I have seen everything, earns a four to deep midwicket

15.2

Lyon to Dravid, no run, defended quietly down the track

15.3

Lyon to Dravid, no run, padded away, Australia put in an appeal, an indulgent one, struck a long way outside off, no harm done this time

15.4

Lyon to Dravid, 1 run, reaches out and squeezes the tossed up ball wide of mid off

15.6

Lyon to Dravid, no run, goes back and across to a turning delivery and plays it out to short leg

India 69/1   R Dravid 13* (34b 2x4)

17.1

Lyon to Dravid, no run, pushed down the track off the front foot

17.2

Lyon to Dravid, no run, backed away as he saw this pitching on off, but it spun back in a long way, and he had to fend it away in the end

17.3

Lyon to Dravid, no run, defended off the front foot to the bowler

17.4

Lyon to Dravid, 1 run, worked off the pad in front of square leg, easy pickings from the leg stump line

India 76/1   R Dravid 14* (38b 2x4)

18.1

Harris to Dravid, no run, goes for the yorker, not as full, defended solidly off the front foot

18.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, widish length ball left alone

18.3

Harris to Dravid, no run, pushed away off the front foot towards covers

18.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, comes in with the angle from back of a length, he adjusts to push towards mid on

18.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, keeps low and not far from off stump, left well alone

18.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, survives as he drives away from the body, the ball moves away from a fuller length to beat the edge

India 80/1   R Dravid 14* (44b 2x4)

20.1

Harris to Dravid, 2 runs, reaches out to a very wide delivery and squeezes it past gully

20.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, well forward and smothers the pitched up delivery

20.3

Harris to Dravid, no run, lovely delivery, making him push inside the line just outside the off stump, beaten

20.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, and again, slightly wider, good line still, he comes forward to have another poke, further away from the body this time, beaten once more

20.5

Harris to Dravid, 1 run, tentatively jabbed away towards square leg as this once comes in with the angle

India 87/2   R Dravid 17* (49b 2x4)

21.1

Lyon to Dravid, no run, jabs away a sharp flattish delivery past slip

21.2

Lyon to Dravid, no run, whipped away to midwicket

21.3

Lyon to Dravid, no run, lunges forward, pushes with the spin to midwicket, in the air for a while

21.4

Lyon to Dravid, no run, brings bat in front of pad to push a tossed up ball from around leg stump to short leg

21.5

Lyon to Dravid, no run, shuffles and works it away to square leg, was turning down the pads

21.6

Lyon to Dravid, 2 runs, reaches out to a low full toss, and clips it, along the ground, between midwicket and mid on

India 89/2   R Dravid 19* (55b 2x4)

22.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, solidly crouches forward to keep out one headed for off with the angle

22.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, pitched up, neatly defended off the front foot again

22.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, digs in the sharp bouncer, Dravid goes down wholeheartedly on his haunches

India 92/2   R Dravid 19* (58b 2x4)

24.1

Harris to Dravid, no run, starts off with a wide one moving further away outside off, left alone

24.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, defends a length delivery angled in on off stump

24.3

Harris to Dravid, 2 runs, excellent shot, reaches well forward and drives the pitched up ball between extra cover and mid off

24.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, bit of away shape but too far outside off

24.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, goes for the yorker on the stumps from wide of the crease, ends up as a low full toss, squeezed out to mid on

24.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, crouches forward and smothers the full delivery to covers

India 94/2   R Dravid 21* (64b 2x4)

26.1

Harris to Dravid, 4 runs, lovely flick off the pads that purrs between midwicket and mid on, Hilfenhaus slides to haul it back in, but it had touched the rope by then

26.2

Harris to Dravid, no run, left alone outside off

26.3

Harris to Dravid, no run, ducks underneath a well-directed bouncer

26.4

Harris to Dravid, no run, allows it come in from a length and defends from close to the body

26.5

Harris to Dravid, no run, loud appeal for lbw, but umpire Dharmasena shakes his head, came in and hit him just above the flap of the pad, looked to be headed down leg as well

26.6

Harris to Dravid, no run, defended awkwardly on the leg side as it comes in sharply with the angle

India 98/2   R Dravid 25* (70b 2x4)

28.1

Harris to Dravid, OUT, Dravid is gone, taken at gully, poor stroke, reached out to a wide and full delivery, and went for the drive, Hussey takes the thick edge

R Dravid c Hussey b Harris 25 (95m 71b 2x4 0x6) SR: 35.21

India 100/3   R Dravid 25 (71b 2x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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Australia v India at Adelaide - Jan 24-28, 2012
Australia won by 298 runs
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Australia won by an innings and 68 runs
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Jan 28, 2012

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

Rahul Dravid with MS Dhoni and Virender Sehwag

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Jan 28, 2012

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

MS Dhoni and his team-mates after the loss

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