VB Series - 7th match

Australia v India

Australia won by 2 wickets (with 1 ball remaining) (D/L method)

India innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SC Ganguly* c †Gilchrist b Lee 1 7 8 0 0 12.50
View dismissal PA Patel c †Gilchrist b Gillespie 28 64 33 4 0 84.84
VVS Laxman not out 106 219 130 5 0 81.53
View dismissal R Dravid c †Gilchrist b Bichel 12 14 7 3 0 171.42
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh b Lee 139 143 122 16 2 113.93
RS Gavaskar not out 2 3 2 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 1, w 5, nb 2) 8
Total (4 wickets; 50 overs; 227 mins) 296 (5.92 runs per over)
Did not bat HK Badani, AB Agarkar, M Kartik, IK Pathan, L Balaji
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Ganguly, 1.3 ov), 2-63 (Patel, 12.6 ov), 3-80 (Dravid, 15.2 ov), 4-293 (Yuvraj Singh, 49.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket JN Gillespie 10 0 50 1 5.00 (1nb)
View wickets B Lee 9 0 46 2 5.11 (1nb, 3w)
View wicket AJ Bichel 9 0 60 1 6.66
IJ Harvey 10 0 68 0 6.80
A Symonds 7 0 42 0 6.00 (1w)
MJ Clarke 5 0 29 0 5.80 (1w)
Australia innings (target: 225 runs from 34 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c & b Kartik 95 111 72 14 1 131.94
View dismissal SM Katich c Ganguly b Pathan 2 13 7 0 0 28.57
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Patel b Pathan 42 87 54 3 1 77.77
View dismissal DR Martyn c †Patel b Pathan 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal A Symonds c Agarkar b Ganguly 16 23 16 1 1 100.00
View dismissal MG Bevan b Ganguly 12 34 20 0 0 60.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Badani b Ganguly 21 33 20 1 0 105.00
View dismissal IJ Harvey run out (Agarkar/Ganguly) 1 9 2 0 0 50.00
AJ Bichel not out 2 15 2 0 0 100.00
B Lee not out 12 10 9 0 1 133.33
Extras (lb 7, w 15) 22
Total (8 wickets; 33.5 overs; 172 mins) 225 (6.65 runs per over)
Did not bat JN Gillespie
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Katich, 3.1 ov), 2-150 (Ponting, 21.1 ov), 3-150 (Martyn, 21.2 ov), 4-154 (Gilchrist, 22.6 ov), 5-176 (Symonds, 25.6 ov), 6-195 (Bevan, 29.6 ov), 7-202 (Harvey, 31.1 ov), 8-210 (Clarke, 31.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AB Agarkar 7 1 47 0 6.71 (4w)
View wickets IK Pathan 7 1 51 3 7.28 (6w)
L Balaji 5.5 0 40 0 6.85
View wickets SC Ganguly 7 0 41 3 5.85 (1w)
View wicket M Kartik 7 0 39 1 5.57
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Points Australia 5, India 1
Player of the match Yuvraj Singh (India)
Umpires SA Bucknor (West Indies) and DJ Harper
TV umpire SJA Taufel
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Match notes
  • Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: GB Hogg (Australia) and SB Bangar (India)
  • Scorers: MA Fowler and ND Johnston
  • India 50 in 56 mins, off 11.1 overs
  • Patel/Laxman 50 partnership in 48 mins, off 59 balls
  • India 100 in 99 mins, off 19.4 overs
  • Laxman 50 in 108 mins, off 63 balls, 2x4
  • Laxman/Yuvraj Singh 50 partnership in 39 mins, off 63 balls
  • Rain interrupted play from 4.19pm to 4.38pm with India 136/3 after 26.5 overs; no overs lost
  • India 150 in 133 mins, off 29.5 overs
  • Yuvraj Singh 50 in 60 mins, off 61 balls, 5x4
  • Laxman/Yuvraj Singh 100 partnership in 70 mins, off 115 balls
  • India 200 in 166 mins, off 38.4 overs
  • Laxman/Yuvraj Singh 150 partnership in 114 mins, off 168 balls
  • Yuvraj Singh 100 in 121 mins, off 104 balls, 12x4
  • India 250 in 206 mins, off 45.5 overs
  • Laxman 100 in 209 mins, 127 balls, 4x4
  • Laxman/Yuvraj Singh 200 partnership in 139 mins, off 202 balls
  • 22 runs from the 49th over: Harvey to Yuvraj Singh/Laxman 1 1 6 4 4 6
  • Laxman/Yuvraj Singh partnership 213 runs, 143 mins, 206 balls
  • 213 run partnership between Laxman and Yuvraj off 206 balls is India's best against Australia for the fourth wicket
  • Rain suspended play from 7.34pm to 9.10pm with Australia 73/1 after 9.2 overs; the target was adjusted to 225 from 34 overs
  • Gilchrist/Ponting 50 partnership in 31 mins, off 40 balls
  • Gilchrist 50 in 49 mins, off 31 balls, 9x4, 1x6
  • Australia 100 in 60 mins, off 12.2 overs
  • Gilchrist/Ponting 100 partnership in 65 mins, off 82 balls
  • Australia 150 in 98 mins, off 21 overs
  • Australia 200 in 152 mins, off 30.4 overs
  • Attendance: 39,088
 
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Jan 23, 2004

Murali Kartik spins in the air, Australia v India, VB Series, 7th ODI, Sydney, January 22, 2004

Murali Kartik spins in the air

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Jan 22, 2004

Brett Lee ends the game on the same successful note with which he started it, Australia v India, VB Series, 7th ODI, Sydney, January 22, 2004

Brett Lee ends the game on the same successful note with which he started it

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