Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 4th Test

Australia v India

Australia won by 298 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

11.1

Lyon to Sehwag, no run, looks for the cut first ball as it spins in, and is beaten, Haddin removes the bails, but Sehwag's back foot was planted in

11.2

Lyon to Sehwag, 1 run, pushed down to deep mid on

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   NM Lyon 1-0-1-0

13.1

Lyon to Sehwag, FOUR, too short against the man who despises all spinners, makes room and cracks it past point

13.2

Lyon to Sehwag, FOUR, so he tries tossing it up, Sehwag dances down and lofts him over mid off to race to a half-century, no fuss at all

13.3

Lyon to Sehwag, 1 run, not as short as the first ball, more turn too, but Sehwag had already made enough room to be able to punch it past cover

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   NM Lyon 2-0-10-0

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

15.5

Lyon to Sehwag, 1 run, well done, pushes with an open face to point and they go through quickly

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   NM Lyon 3-0-16-0

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

17.5

Lyon to Sehwag, 2 runs, does not allow it to pitch, takes it on the full as he skips out and chips it over midwicket

17.6

Lyon to Sehwag, 2 runs, Lyon pitches it short, wide, and Sehwag punches in the gap at extra cover

India 80/1   NM Lyon 4-0-21-0

19.1

Lyon to Sehwag, OUT, oh dear, Sehwag has given it away, danced down to the flighted full toss, and looked to lift with a closed face it on the leg side, big leading edge goes up vertically around short cover and is taken safely, Lyon cannot believe his luck

V Sehwag c Ponting b Lyon 62 (82m 53b 12x4 0x6) SR: 116.98

19.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, pushed to short leg

19.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, off the pad as he ends up pushing outside the line off the front foot, struck well outside off though

19.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, gets across and nudges to silly point

19.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, FOUR, drills the full delivery from outside off over midwicket, whoa, some way to get off the mark

19.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, shuffles across and works to square leg

India 84/2   NM Lyon 5-0-25-1

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   NM Lyon 6-0-27-1

23.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, turning in on middle, shuffles across and defends

23.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, again he shuffles across, opens up and nudges to the leg side

23.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, ending outside off this time and pushed to silly point

23.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, crouched very low on the front foot and smothers a full delivery

23.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, nudged to the leg side off the front foot

23.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, pushed to short leg off the front foot, and umpire Dar points towards the pavilion

India 92/2   NM Lyon 7-1-27-1

25.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, gets across and leaves a straightening delivery alone outside off

25.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, misses out as he helps one going down leg to the man at backward square

25.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, pads away one pitching on middle and leg and spinning down leg stump, Lyon appeals loudly

25.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, loops in the air past forward short leg

25.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, turning on leg stump again, nudged past short leg

25.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, shuffles across, deep in the crease, and nudges fine down leg

India 94/2   NM Lyon 8-2-27-1

27.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, comes down the track and pushes to mid off

27.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, 2 runs, dabs an angled delivery very late past slip

27.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, comes forward and blocks the tossed up ball on middle

27.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, turns in from a good length from off stump, nudged to short leg

27.5

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, presses forward low to defend a tossed up ball

27.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, pads it away again, but this one too was headed well down the leg side

India 100/2   NM Lyon 9-2-29-1

29.1

Lyon to Laxman, no run, pushes a tossed up ball to extra cover

29.2

Lyon to Laxman, no run, moves across and defends a length ball

29.3

Lyon to Laxman, no run, scoops the push in the air, just past the non-striker, falls short of mid off

29.4

Lyon to Laxman, no run, pushed off the front foot, along the ground, to mid off

29.5

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, defends with a thick edge past slip

29.6

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, carefully defends a tossed up ball to short leg

India 102/3   NM Lyon 10-2-30-1

31.1

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, he is not looking to score much now, shuffles across and nudges on the leg side

31.2

Lyon to Tendulkar, FOUR, and just as I say that, he gets a short ball now, rocks back and pulls well in front of square leg

31.3

Lyon to Tendulkar, no run, well forward and defends a tossed up ball to short leg

31.4

Lyon to Tendulkar, OUT, that is out, Tendulkar had gotten himself into a shell, pushes forward to defend, off the glove, on to pad, simplest of catches to short leg, standing ovation for Sachin Tendulkar as he walks off Adelaide Oval, they keep up the applause till he disappears, massive respect

SR Tendulkar c Cowan b Lyon 13 (46m 34b 2x4 0x6) SR: 38.23

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   NM Lyon 11-2-34-2

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

33.4

Lyon to Laxman, no run, angled across Laxman, who pushes it to silly point

33.5

Lyon to Laxman, no run, pushes off the front foot to mid off

33.6

Lyon to Laxman, no run, defended to Ponting at silly point

India 117/4   NM Lyon 12-2-41-2

35.1

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, tossed up across the batsman, pushed wide of mid off

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   NM Lyon 13-2-42-2

41.1

Lyon to Laxman, 2 runs, drives a tossed up ball off the front foot past mid off

41.2

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, goes deep in the crease to nudge behind square leg

41.3

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

41.4

Lyon to Laxman, no run, moves forward to smother a tossed up ball

41.5

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, goes back and across and works with the spin behind square leg

41.6

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

India 128/4   NM Lyon 14-2-47-2

43.1

Lyon to Laxman, no run, moves forward and turns with the spin to the man at short midwicket

43.2

Lyon to Laxman, no run, defended to short leg off the front foot

43.3

Lyon to Laxman, 2 leg byes, nudged fine down the leg side as it turns in

43.4

Lyon to Laxman, no run, motions well forward to push a tossed up ball down the track

43.5

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, swivels to a shortish one on leg and pulls it to deep square

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   NM Lyon 15-2-48-2

45.1

Lyon to Laxman, FOUR, well played, waits for the length ball to come on outside off and cuts late through vacant point

45.2

Lyon to Laxman, no run, worked behind square on the leg side

45.3

Lyon to Laxman, no run, whip-drives a tossed up ball to mid off

45.4

Lyon to Laxman, no run, tossed up ball is defended to short leg

45.5

Lyon to Laxman, no run, angled across widish outside off, and left alone

45.6

Lyon to Laxman, 1 run, pushed to point from the crease

India 142/4   NM Lyon 16-2-53-2

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   NM Lyon 17-2-55-2

53.1

Lyon to Laxman, no run, left alone outside off

53.2

Lyon to Laxman, OUT, and he's fallen to his strength, whipped from off stump straight into short midwicket, not a great delivery at all, shortish, he went back and across, and went through the shot with a wristy flourish, hit it straight to that man, is that his last innings for India?

VVS Laxman c Marsh b Lyon 35 (101m 88b 4x4 0x6) SR: 39.77

53.3

Lyon to Sharma, no run, goes for a drive but mishits it back to the bowler

53.4

Lyon to Sharma, 2 runs, and Ishant goes on the front foot to get the ball past all those close fielders on the off side

53.5

Lyon to Sharma, no run, defended off the front foot

53.6

Lyon to Sharma, no run, appeal for a bat-pad catch at short leg, umpire Dar says no

India 164/5   NM Lyon 18-2-57-3

55.1

Lyon to Saha, no run, defended off the front foot

55.2

Lyon to Saha, no run, pushed towards mid off

55.3

Lyon to Saha, no run, defends a tossed up ball off the front foot

55.4

Lyon to Saha, no run, pushed off the front foot towards extra cover

55.5

Lyon to Saha, no run, opens the face and runs it on the bounce to slip

55.6

Lyon to Saha, no run, blocked off the back foot

India 166/6   NM Lyon 19-3-57-3

65.1

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, defends a tossed up ball to the bowler

65.2

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, turns a full delivery from outside off just past short midwicket

65.3

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, advances down the track as he sees the flight, then pushes it down the track

65.4

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, defends one spinning in from outside off

65.5

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, defended off the front foot

65.6

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, goes well forward to smother a full delivery

India 193/8   NM Lyon 20-4-57-3

67.1

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, turning in from outside off, defended off the back foot

67.2

Lyon to Ashwin, 2 runs, thick edge as he lunges forward, ball runs past slip

67.3

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, defended down the track

67.4

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, thick edge runs along the ground behind point

67.5

Lyon to Ashwin, FOUR, down the track and lifts him with the spin to the wide long on boundary

67.6

Lyon to Ashwin, no run, blocked off the front foot

India 200/9   NM Lyon 21-4-63-3

69.1

Lyon to Yadav, no run, defended off the front foot on the off side

69.2

Lyon to Yadav, no run, leading edge to extra cover as he lunges with an angled bat to a tossed up delivery

69.3

Lyon to Yadav, no run, pushed back hard to Lyon

69.4

Lyon to Yadav, OUT, that's the end of that, Lyon gets his fourth, Umesh edges a flighted length delivery from the crease through to Haddin, Australia win 4-0 and India go down 0-8 in their latest two overseas Test series

UT Yadav c †Haddin b Lyon 1 (13m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 9.09

India 201/10   NM Lyon 21.4-4-63-4
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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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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