India tour of Australia, 4th Test: Australia v India at Adelaide, Jan 24-28, 2012
Australia won by 298 runs
Played at Adelaide Oval
24,25,26,27,28 January 2012 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
31.5

Lyon to Kohli, no run, well forward and confidently blocks

31.6

Lyon to Kohli, no run, pushes forward to defend a flighted ball on the leg side

India 110/4   V Kohli 0* (2b)
33.1

Lyon to Kohli, FOUR, too short, he swivels and pulls hard through midwicket, no chance for the man in the deep

33.2

Lyon to Kohli, no run

33.3

Lyon to Kohli, 3 runs, fine shot, eases the tossed up ball down the ground past the non-striker

India 117/4   V Kohli 7* (5b 1x4)
34.1

Siddle to Kohli, no run, bouncing from a good length, left alone

34.2

Siddle to Kohli, no run, inside edge as he plays a length delivery from the crease

34.3

Siddle to Kohli, no run, leaves another straightish length ball outside off

34.4

Siddle to Kohli, no run, way too wide outside off as it moves away from a good length, Virat wafts at it and is beaten

34.5

Siddle to Kohli, no run, left alone outside off

34.6

Siddle to Kohli, no run, moves away from a good length outside off, he lets it go

India 117/4   V Kohli 7* (11b 1x4)
35.2

Lyon to Kohli, no run, pushed through quick outside off, left alone

35.3

Lyon to Kohli, no run, goes back and across and blocks down the track

35.4

Lyon to Kohli, no run, again he goes back and across and defends

35.5

Lyon to Kohli, no run, dips on him as it is tossed up, blocked

35.6

Lyon to Kohli, no run, going across and outside off to defend a length ball to silly point

India 118/4   V Kohli 7* (16b 1x4)
37.1

Hussey to Kohli, no run, starts off very wide outside off, left alone

37.2

Hussey to Kohli, no run, looks to go after a length ball, chops it back to the bowler as it does not come on as well as he would have liked

37.3

Hussey to Kohli, no run, bends forward and defends this time

37.4

Hussey to Kohli, 1 run, worked off the pads in front of square leg

India 121/4   V Kohli 8* (20b 1x4)
38.1

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, pushed back to the bowler

38.2

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, punched towards short cover

38.3

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, lets this length ball go outside off

38.4

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, whips a full delivery to the man at mid on from off stump

38.5

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, angles it away wide outside off stump, he lets it go

38.6

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, pushed away on the off side

India 121/4   V Kohli 8* (26b 1x4)
40.1

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, bowls it full and close to off, and angles it away, left alone

40.2

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, similar delivery, a touch straighter, left alone again

40.3

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, pushes away a pitched up ball to short extra cover

40.4

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, angles it away again, but way too wide outside off

40.5

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, pushed off the front foot on the off side

40.6

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, played out to cover

India 123/4   V Kohli 8* (32b 1x4)
41.3

Lyon to Kohli, 1 run, presses forward and turns it past short leg

41.6

Lyon to Kohli, no run, full on leg, he works it right in to short leg

India 128/4   V Kohli 9* (34b 1x4)
42.6

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, no run, pitched up delivery that swings in after it passes the batsman who shoulders arms

India 129/4   V Kohli 9* (35b 1x4)
43.6

Lyon to Kohli, no run, moves forward to the pitch of the flighted ball and drives firmly to mid off

India 132/4   V Kohli 9* (36b 1x4)
44.6

Hilfenhaus to Kohli, FOUR, loose shot, slashes at a widish one and it hurries between slip and gully

India 137/4   V Kohli 13* (37b 2x4)
47.1

Lyon to Kohli, no run, back and across and pushes the length ball to midwicket

47.2

Lyon to Kohli, no run, tightly defended off the front foot

47.3

Lyon to Kohli, no run, worked to square leg off the pad

47.4

Lyon to Kohli, no run, back of a length, quietly punched down the track, taking no chances now, Kohli

47.5

Lyon to Kohli, no run, pats back a tossed up ball to the bowler

47.6

Lyon to Kohli, 2 runs, squeezes the push in the gap between extra cover and mid off

India 146/4   V Kohli 15* (43b 2x4)
49.1

Clarke to Kohli, no run, pushes a full tossed up ball to mid on

49.2

Clarke to Kohli, no run, turning in from outside leg, pushed back to the bowler

49.3

Clarke to Kohli, 1 run, pushes in the air down to mid off

49.5

Clarke to Kohli, no run, backs away, it turns sharply across from outside leg, he checks his shot to point

49.6

Clarke to Kohli, no run, pushed down to mid off

India 148/4   V Kohli 16* (48b 2x4)
51.1

Clarke to Kohli, 1 run, turned to midwicket

51.4

Clarke to Kohli, 1 run, keeps low on off and middle, pushed past the bowler

India 156/4   V Kohli 18* (50b 2x4)
52.1

Siddle to Kohli, no run, Siddle beats the inside edge right away as Virat pushes at one angled in on a good length

52.2

Siddle to Kohli, no run, pushes a pitched up delivery off the front foot

52.3

Siddle to Kohli, no run, shuffles across and pushes back to the bowler

52.4

Siddle to Kohli, no run, pushed firmly off the front foot to the man at mid off

52.5

Siddle to Kohli, 2 runs, produces a thick edge with a pitched up ball but it scoots along the ground past the slip cordon

52.6

Siddle to Kohli, no run, fine leave from Virat, he has looked quite comfortable, shuffles well across, sizes up the line and decides it is safe enough to be flagged through

India 162/4   V Kohli 20* (56b 2x4)
54.1

Siddle to Kohli, no run, Virat continues to leave well outside off

54.2

Siddle to Kohli, 2 runs, full delivery flicked elegantly off the pads through midwicket

54.3

Siddle to Kohli, no run, caught on the crease and defends on the leg side as this one tailed back in

54.4

Siddle to Kohli, no run, lovely delivery, shaped back in alarmingly from outside off, Virat had already shouldered arms, wasn't far from off

54.5

Siddle to Kohli, no run, slower one pitched up, well bowled, Virat gets forward, adjusts and blocks

54.6

Siddle to Kohli, OUT, oh well, that is the last thing India needed, last specialist batsman gets run out off the final delivery of the penultimate over of the day trying to protect the nightwatchman, unbelievable, Virat worked a length ball towards midwicket and set off, Hilfenhaus, the fast bowler, ran to the ball, threw off balance and found the stumps before Virat could find the crease with a desperate dive, comfortably out, Australia in a huddle, Virat shouts in frustration as he walks back

V Kohli run out 22 (96m 62b 2x4 0x6) SR: 35.48

India 166/6   V Kohli 22 (62b 2x4)
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Hours of play (local time) 10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30

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