India tour of Australia, 2007/08 / Commentary

Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 3rd Test

Australia v India

India won by 72 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

84.4

Singh to Tait, no run, full toss outside off stump, the yorker gone wrong, defended to cover

84.5

Singh to Tait, no run, short of a length, 134ks, angling away and thats well left

84.6

Singh to Tait, no run, good delivery, on the stumps and Tait gets back to keep it out

Australia 327/9   SW Tait 0* (3b)

85.5

Pathan to Tait, no run, stands and pokes at one going across him, edging along the ground to the right of Dravid at third slip

85.6

Pathan to Tait, no run, goes across him off a shorter length and he withdraws the bat in time

Australia 332/9   SW Tait 0* (5b)

86.3

Singh to Tait, FOUR, short one, Tait takes evasive action and just edges wide of gully and the slips to get off the mark

86.4

Singh to Tait, no run, short of a length on middle and leg, Tait makes room and pokes to point

86.5

Singh to Tait, 1 wide, too short and wide outside off stump, Tait leaves and wide called for height

86.5

Singh to Tait, OUT, all over, as RP finally nails a yorker to beat bat and cannon into middle and off! India have achieved a great Test victory, beating Australia by 72 runs!

SW Tait b Singh 4 (15m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Australia 340/10   SW Tait 4 (8b 1x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
Australia v India at Adelaide - Jan 24-28, 2008
Match drawn
Australia v India at Perth - Jan 16-19, 2008
India won by 72 runs
Australia v India at Sydney - Jan 2-6, 2008
Australia won by 122 runs
Australia v India at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 2007
Australia won by 337 runs
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Jan 20, 2008

Fans in Ahmedabad celebrate India's win, Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth,  January 20, 2008

Fans in Ahmedabad celebrate India's win

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Jan 19, 2008

India can't contain their delight after sealing the deal, Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day, January 19, 2008

India can't contain their delight after sealing the deal

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