England tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

England in India Test Series - 1st Test

India v England

Match drawn

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87.3

Pathan to Hoggard, no run, on the stumps, defended

87.4

Pathan to Hoggard, no run, another good delivery on the stumps, defended watchfully

87.5

Pathan to Hoggard, no run, short ball on the pads, Hoggard stays back and fends it away

87.6

Pathan to Hoggard, no run, wayward delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

England 244/7   MJ Hoggard 0* (4b)

88.5

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, short of a good length delivery, pitched close to the off stump line and shaping away late, Hoggard beaten all ends up

88.6

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, defended down the track to mid-off

England 245/7   MJ Hoggard 0* (6b)

90.1

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, gentle loosener, Hoggard leaves it through to the keeper

90.2

Sreesanth to Hoggard, FOUR, good length delivery outside the off stump, Hoggard gets low down to defend, ball clips the outside edge and races away to the third man fence, Kumble at gully had no chance of cutting it off.

90.3

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, fuller length delivery on the stumps, defended on the front-foot

90.4

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, excellent yorker, bit of reverse in swing, Hoggard digs it out nicely, well bowled and well played

90.5

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, strays on to middle and leg, Hoggard stands his ground and defends it away on the leg side

90.6

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, good length delivery, this one nipped back in sharply and Hoggard is hit on the pad, would have drifted down the leg side and the appeal is rightly turned down, Santh starts off with a good over.

England 250/7   MJ Hoggard 4* (12b 1x4)

92.1

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, the one that comes back in, Hoggard jabs it away on the leg side, bit of edge involved

92.2

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, good length delivery, hint of reverse in swing, Hoggard gets forward and pushes it away towards cover

92.3

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Hoggard pokes at it away from his body and gets beaten by a long way

92.4

Sreesanth to Hoggard, 1 run, Sreesanth strays on to middle and leg, bowled from well wide of the crease, Hoggard stays back and works it away behind square leg

England 251/7   MJ Hoggard 5* (16b 1x4)

93.1

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, full and drifting down the leg side, Dhoni moves across quickly and takes it on the pad

93.2

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, quicker delivery, pitched outside the off stump and turning away, Hoggard offers no shot

93.3

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, forced away well wide of the fielder at short leg

93.4

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, edged away straight to the fielder at forward short leg

93.5

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, inside edge and the ball rolls straight to Laxman at forward short leg

93.6

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, Hoggard defends on the front-foot and the ball falls dead on the track, another maiden for Kumble

England 255/7   MJ Hoggard 5* (22b 1x4)

95.1

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, fuller on the stumps, defended on the front-foot

95.2

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, edged away towards point

95.3

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, well bowled googly, Hoggard is bit early into the shot and the ball pops up on the leg side

95.4

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, inside edge on to the pad and the ball falls well short of the fielder at short leg

95.5

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, defended on the front-foot

95.6

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, defended down on the leg side, short leg moves across and picks it up

England 255/7   MJ Hoggard 5* (28b 1x4)

96.4

Pathan to Hoggard, 1 run, short delivery down the leg side, ball slides off the face of the bat, Dhoni dives across and half stops but fails to prevent the batsmen from crossing over

England 257/7   MJ Hoggard 6* (29b 1x4)

97.1

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, defended down on the leg side

97.2

Kumble to Hoggard, 2 runs, drifting down the leg side, was the googly, Hoggard moves across a bit and jabs it down to fine leg

97.3

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, another goodly, this time pitched outside the off stump and turning in, Hoggard gets a good stride forward and defends it watchfully

97.4

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, edged away on the off side

97.5

Kumble to Hoggard, no run, slightly short and bit wide outside the off stump, Hoggard is forward in defense, gets it on the middle and the ball rolls away on the off side

97.6

Kumble to Hoggard, no run

England 261/7   MJ Hoggard 8* (35b 1x4)

98.6

Pathan to Hoggard, 3 runs, again Pathan strays on to the pads, Hoggard nicely turns it away through square leg, runs hard and comfortably makes it back for the third

England 267/7   MJ Hoggard 11* (36b 1x4)

99.1

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, short of a good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, defended on the back-foot and the ball rolls away towards midwicket

99.2

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, slightly short, this one straightened a bit after hitting the deck, Hoggard looking to defend on the back-foot is beaten all ends up

99.3

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, and again! short of a length and swinging away, too good a delivery for Hoggard, lucky not to have got an edge on that one

99.4

Sreesanth to Hoggard, no run, wicket to wicket delivery, defended on the front-foot

99.5

Sreesanth to Hoggard, OUT, and Santh gets his man! good length delivery, came in with the angle, pitched in line and swung away late, too good a delivery for Hoggard, ball clips the edge and goes behind, and that's nicely snaffled by Dhoni behind the stumps

MJ Hoggard c †Dhoni b Sreesanth 11 (53m 41b 1x4 0x6) SR: 26.82

England 267/8   MJ Hoggard 11 (41b 1x4)
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Monty Panesar leaps for joy after dismissing Rahul Dravid, India v England, 1st Test, Nagpur, March 5, 2006

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Monty Panesar and Andrew Flintoff after Rahul Dravid's dismissal, India v England, 1st Test, Nagpur, March 5, 2006

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