England tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

England in India ODI Series - 1st ODI

India v England

India won by 39 runs

18.1

Collingwood to Dravid, FOUR, welcome Collingwood! Short and wide on off, slow delivery, Dravid reaches for it and slaps that through covers for four!

18.2

Collingwood to Dravid, no run, better ball, quicker on off, played to cover

18.3

Collingwood to Dravid, no run, slow on off again, low bounce, Dravid leaves it alone

18.4

Collingwood to Dravid, 1 run, fuller on middle and off, well driven down to mid-off for a quick single

18.5

Collingwood to Raina, no run, short of a length on off, delivered from around the stumps, pushed to cover

18.6

Collingwood to Raina, 1 run, fullish on off, well punched between the bowler and mid-off, fielder dives and saves four, batsmen cross for one

India 78/4   PD Collingwood 1-0-6-0

20.1

Collingwood to Raina, no run, good ball on off, Raina well behind the line and pushes to mid-off

20.2

Collingwood to Raina, 1 run, on the pads and easily turned around the corner for a single

20.3

Collingwood to Pathan, FOUR, very good shot, pitched up on off and he eases that past mid-off four four, good way to start proceedings for yourself!

20.4

Collingwood to Pathan, 5 wides, poor ball, down leg, clips Pathans leg and runs fine for four, umpires calls wide though, runs anyway

20.4

Collingwood to Pathan, no run

20.5

Collingwood to Pathan, no run, better ball, on off, played softly to point

20.5

Collingwood to Pathan, no run, full again, played to the off side

20.6

Collingwood to Pathan, 1 wide, very wide outside off, called wide rightly and that gives the crowd something to make noise about

20.6

Collingwood to Pathan, no run, fuller on middle and leg, driven right to mid-on

India 91/5   PD Collingwood 2-0-17-0
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India v England at Indore - Apr 15, 2006
India won by 7 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
India v England at Jamshedpur - Apr 12, 2006
England won by 5 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
India v England at Guwahati - Apr 9, 2006
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
India v England at Kochi - Apr 6, 2006
India won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Margao - Apr 3, 2006
India won by 49 runs
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Photos

Mar 28, 2006

Harbhajan Singh in his delivery stride, India v England, 1st ODI, New Delhi, March 28 2006

Harbhajan Singh in his delivery stride

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Mar 28, 2006

Harbhajan Singh is a happy man after picking up the Man-of-the-Match award, India v England, 1st ODI, New Delhi, March 28 2006

Harbhajan Singh is a happy man after picking up the Man-of-the-Match award

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