NKP Salve Challenger Trophy, Final: Delhi v India Blue at Indore, Sep 29, 2013
India Blue won by 50 runs
29 September 2013 (50-over match)

Awana to Ojha, OUT, back of a length delivery, pitched around off, holds it line, not much room there, Ojha tried for a cut from his crease, got an inside edge and ball rolls back onto his stumps, breakthrough for Delhi

NV Ojha b Awana 33 (40b 6x4 0x6) SR: 82.50

India Blue 53/1   PA Reddy 19* (30b 4x4)   P Awana 3.4-0-21-1

Bhatia to Reddy, OUT, first ball wicket for Bhatia, slower delivery, pitched outside off, straightens the line, good amount of bounce, Reddy pushes off the frontfoot towards short cover, that's an easy take for Kohli, another one bites the dust

PA Reddy c Kohli b Bhatia 22 (36b 4x4 0x6) SR: 61.11

India Blue 62/2   MK Pandey 5* (21b)   R Bhatia 0.1-0-0-1

Bhatia to Yuvraj Singh, OUT, Big Wicket! back of a length delivery, pitched around leg and straightens, no movement at all, Yuvraj gets forward and tried to push it to on side, missed the line and struck on his back pad, huge appeal from Bhatia, umpire raises his finger, replay shows it pitched just outside leg, unlucky!

Yuvraj Singh lbw b Bhatia 29 (40b 2x4 1x6) SR: 72.50

India Blue 131/3   MK Pandey 40* (56b 3x4 1x6)   R Bhatia 6.4-0-33-2

Bhatia to Nayar, OUT, Gone, plumb! back of a length delivery, pitched on middle and leg, holds it line, Nayar gets forward and tries to flick it, missed it, kept a bit low, easy decision for the umpire, Bhatia showing his bicep to his teammates.

AM Nayar lbw b Bhatia 12 (10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

India Blue 161/4   MK Pandey 58* (68b 6x4 1x6)   R Bhatia 8.2-0-43-3

Bhatia to Pandey, OUT, slower delivery once again, pitched on middle, going down leg, kept too low, Pandey gets forward and pushes back towards the bowler almost like a catching practice but not an easy take, came quite low back to Bhatia and a good take from him

MK Pandey c & b Bhatia 62 (78b 6x4 1x6) SR: 79.48

India Blue 178/5   AR Bawne 13* (15b 1x6)   R Bhatia 10.3-0-52-4

Awana to Bawne, OUT, Awana bowled it around off stump channel, Ankit went for a flick, nips back in a bit, missed the line and struck his pad, hitting middle and leg, no doubt in that, umpire raised his finger, crowd goes silent!

AR Bawne lbw b Awana 37 (44b 3x4 1x6) SR: 84.09

India Blue 224/6   PP Chawla 20* (18b 3x4)   P Awana 5.2-0-26-2

Awana to Kumar, OUT, back of a length delivery, on middle and off, Kumar stood tall on his crease and tried for a hoick over the midwicket region, bit early onto his shot and got a top edge, skies towards cover and Sood settles underneath it and completes the catch

B Kumar c Varun Sood b Awana 4 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

India Blue 240/7   PP Chawla 32* (25b 4x4)   P Awana 6.5-0-33-3

Awana to Chawla, OUT, that's the fourth one for Awana, slower and kept low, pitched outside off, length delivery, Chawla gets down on one knee and tries to clear the midwicket region, top edge and went high in the air towards the keeper, Bisht took it without any trouble

PP Chawla c †Bisht b Awana 42 (32b 4x4 1x6) SR: 131.25

India Blue 257/8   R Vinay Kumar 2* (4b)   P Awana 7.3-0-36-4

Nehra to Vinay Kumar, 2 runs, OUT, fuller length delivery, slogs it down to wide of long-on, completes the second and they goes for the third as Nehra fails to collect the ball at the bowler's end, Awana collects it and throws at the keeper's end and Saxena was well outside the crease

I Saxena run out 2 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

India Blue 274/8   R Vinay Kumar 17* (11b 1x4 1x6)   A Nehra 9-1-56-0





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Hours of play (local time) 09.00 start, First Session 09.00-12.30 Interval 12.30-13.15, Second Session 13.15-16.45

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