England tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

England in India Test Series - 1st Test

India v England

Match drawn

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

9.1

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, cut away towards point

9.2

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, defended outside the off stump

9.3

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, tossed up on the middle and off stump line, turning away, Strauss gets a good stride forward and defends it down into the track

9.4

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, 1 run, on the pads, turning in from outside the leg stump, Strauss goes back and works it away to fine leg for a single

9.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended on the front-foot

9.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker delivery on the pads, Cook fails to make contact and the ball rolls away after hitting the pad

England 47/0   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-1-0

11.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, turning in from outside the off stump, Cook stays back and turns it away well wide of the fielder at short leg, fine leg moves across in the deep and fields

11.2

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, pushed straight back to the bowler

11.3

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, well flighted delivery on the stumps, excellent line and length, Strauss defends on the back-foot, well bowled and well played

11.4

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, 1 run, tossed up on the pads, swept away to fine leg for an easy single, 50 comes up for England in just 11.4 overs, what a start!

11.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended straight to Jaffer at short leg

11.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, hit on the pad trying to defend, loud confident appeal for lbw turned down, probably missing off

England 50/0   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-3-0

13.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up and turning away, defended stretching well forward

13.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, pitched in line with the leg stump and turning right across the left-hander, Cook stands tall on the back-foot and forces it back to the bowler

13.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, on the pads, flicked away through square leg, easy single added to the total

13.4

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, bit of width offered outside the off stump, cut away straight to Jaffer at point

13.5

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, no run, tossed up and turning away, Strauss offers no shot, Dhoni moves across and collects it cleanly

13.6

Harbhajan Singh to Strauss, FOUR, and the mighty sweep! tossed up on the stumps, not a bad delivery, Strauss goes for the sweep and gets it on the middle, ball races away to the square leg fence

England 55/0   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-8-0

15.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, turning away outside the off stump, no shot offered

15.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, bit too full and Cook drives opening the face of the bat, ball rolls away straight to the fielder at point

15.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, wicket to wicket delivery, defended straight back to the bowler

15.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker delivery, Cook goes for the cut and gets beaten by a long way, close call

15.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended straight to the fielder at forward short leg

15.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, fuller length, driven straight back to the bowler

England 56/0   Harbhajan Singh 4-1-8-0

17.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up on off stump. Played to short cover.

17.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up delivery on the leg stump, Cook drives it to mid-on

17.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, Tossed up delivery again, pitches outside off and turns further away, Cook goes forward to defed, gets beaten by the turn

17.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, played back on the legside. Harbhajan does the fielding.

17.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, dabbed towards midwicket for a single.

17.6

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run, tossed up on off stump. That opened Bell up and hit him on the pad. Loud confident appeal for lbw is turned down.

England 57/1   Harbhajan Singh 5-1-9-0

19.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, Cook plays a foward defensive and gets an outside edge to third man.

19.2

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, 1 run, swept to fine leg

19.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, played to point

19.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, played off the back foot on the off side

19.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended on the legside.

19.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, slightly shorter and Cook whips it off his pads to deep square leg for a singl

England 61/1   Harbhajan Singh 6-1-12-0

21.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 2 runs, drifting on to the pads and Cook tucks it behind square for a couple.

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, played to the silly point fielder.

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended off the front foot back down the pitch.

21.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, Harbhajan pushed that through a little. Played back to the bowler.

21.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended towards midwicket.

21.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended on the offside this time.

England 72/1   Harbhajan Singh 7-1-14-0

23.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended on the off side.

23.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 3 runs, drifting on to the pads, Cook goes on the back foot and plays it to deep midwicket for three.

23.3

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run, outside off stump. Left alone by Bell.

23.4

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run, that was slower and tossed up. Bell plays it in the air on the off side.

23.5

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run

23.6

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run, defended on the offside.

England 75/1   Harbhajan Singh 8-1-17-0

25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, on leg stump. Cook plays it to fine leg for one.

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, no run, defended on the off side.

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Bell, OUT, beauty! well flighted delivery, perfect line and length, Bell pushes forward to defend, ball turns in just enough to clip the outside edge, Dravid at first slip dives across to his left and takes a fantastic catch, England two down

IR Bell c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 9 (36m 28b 2x4 0x6) SR: 32.14

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Pietersen, no run, defended back to the bowler.

25.5

Harbhajan Singh to Pietersen, no run, defended on the off side.

25.6

Harbhajan Singh to Pietersen, no run, defended to the short-leg fielder.

England 81/2   Harbhajan Singh 9-1-18-1

27.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 2 runs, turned away to deep midwicket, easy two

27.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended on the front-foot

27.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker delivery, defended back to the bowler

27.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, turned away towards midwicket, fielder moves across quickly and cuts off the single

27.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Cook rocks back and drills it past the fielder at gully, no need to run for that

27.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, turning in from outside the leg stump, defended on the back-foot

England 88/2   Harbhajan Singh 10-1-24-1

29.1

Harbhajan Singh to Pietersen, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended stretching well forward, one the bounce to the fielder at silly point

29.2

Harbhajan Singh to Pietersen, 1 run, on the stumps and turning in, Pietersen comes down the track and drives it wide of the fielder at mid-on, quick single taken

29.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, flatter delivery, turning in from outside the leg stump, defended straight back to the bowler

29.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, fuller and turning across, Cook gets a good stride forward and defends with a straight bat, solid shot

29.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, turned away off the back-foot, straight to the fielder at midwicket

29.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, full and on the middle and leg stump line, defended watchfully

England 90/2   Harbhajan Singh 11-1-25-1

31.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended

31.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 2 runs, turned away on the leg side

31.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended outside the off stump

31.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended straight to the fielder at short leg

31.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, on the stumps, defended stretching well forward

31.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended straight to Kumble at short midwicket

England 92/2   Harbhajan Singh 12-1-27-1

33.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, this one skidded across, Cook gets back quick and defends it down safely

33.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, on the stumps, defended on the back-foot

33.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, fraction short but close to the off stump line, the one that come back in, Cook sways back and cuts it away towards point

33.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended on the back-foot

33.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, pushed back down the track, Harbhajan moves across quickly and cuts off the single

33.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 2 runs, fuller on the pads, turned away well wide of Kumble at midwicket, easy single to end the over

England 98/2   Harbhajan Singh 13-1-29-1

35.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, watchfully defended

35.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, fuller outside the off stump, driven straight to Sehwag at cover

35.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, flat delivery, pitched outside the off stump and turning away, Cook gets well forward and defends it down

35.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, defended back to the bowler

35.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, on the pads, defended straight to the man at short leg

35.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker and fuller outside the off stump, forced away towards gully, no room for a single there and Cook will have to wait

England 102/2   Harbhajan Singh 14-2-29-1

37.1

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, on the middle and off stump line, turning across, Cook leans well forward and defends it back to the bowler, presented the full face of the bat

37.2

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, bit more air and on the stumps, Cook stays back and safely defends it down

37.3

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, extra bounce and Cook is beaten outside the off stump, well bowled

37.4

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, driven off the back-foot, straight to the fielder at gully

37.5

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended on the front-foot

37.6

Harbhajan Singh to Cook, 1 run, fifty on debut! drifting in from outside the leg stump, Cook moves across a bit and turns it away to fine leg for an easy single, excellent innings under pressure

England 109/2   Harbhajan Singh 15-2-30-1

55.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

55.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

55.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

55.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

55.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

55.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

England 150/4   Harbhajan Singh 16-3-30-1

57.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, FOUR, short of a lengt outside off, Collingwood plays a good looking cover drive off the backfoot, the ball races away to the cover boundary

57.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, good length delivey outside off, Collinwood comes forward and defends

57.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended to the offside

57.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

57.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run

57.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 2 runs, Harbhajan throws in a Doosra this time, Collingwood comes forward and defends, doesnt pick the doosra, the ball turns the otherway, takes the outside edge of the bat and runs away to point

England 156/4   Harbhajan Singh 17-3-36-1

59.1

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 1 run, on the pads, turned away behind square leg, easy single

59.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, left alone outside the off stump, turning in but not enough to make Collingwood play at it

59.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended straight back to the bowler

59.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended to short leg

59.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, driven to mid-on

59.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, extra bounce and drifting down the leg side, Collingwood offers no shot

England 158/4   Harbhajan Singh 18-3-37-1

61.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, tossed up and turning in, forced away well wide of the cover fielder, easy single brings Flintoff into the strike

61.2

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 4 leg byes, quicker delivery down the leg side, ball clips the pad and races away to the fine leg fence

61.3

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended stretching well forward

61.4

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, no run, gets well forward and turns it away on the leg side

61.5

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 1 run, turned away well in front of square leg, easy single

61.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, throws it up in the air, genuine off-spinner, Collingwood gets a good stride forward to the pitch of the delivery and defends it back to the bowler

England 172/4   Harbhajan Singh 19-3-39-1

63.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended

63.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended leaning well forward, ball rolls away on the off side

63.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, steps forwards and drives it away just wide of Tendulkar at mid-on, Tendulkar has a shy at Flintoff's end but no damage is done

63.4

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 1 run, defended down on the leg side

63.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, well flighted delivery on the stumps, Flintoff gets a good stride forward and defends it with a straight bat

63.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, pushed straight back to the bowler, again presented the full face of the blade

England 180/4   Harbhajan Singh 20-3-41-1

65.1

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 3 runs, flicked away off the pads to deep square leg

65.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended down on the leg side

65.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, turned away straight to the fielder at short leg

65.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning, Collingwood comes down the track and ends up driving it straight to Laxman at midwicket

65.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, left alone outside the off stump

65.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, FOUR, flat delivery, Collingwood comes down the track, gets to the pitch of the delivery and lofts it away to the midwicket fence, not a well timed shot but got enough bat on it - good shot to break the ice!

England 188/4   Harbhajan Singh 21-3-48-1

67.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 3 runs, tossed up outside the off stump and Collingwood drives on the up, Pathan at mid-off sprints across quickly and half stops

67.2

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 1 run, fuller on the stumps, Flintoff gets a good stride forward and drives it down to long-on for an easy single

67.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended on the front-foot

67.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

67.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, on the pads, bowled from round the stumps, turned away well in front of square leg, easy single

67.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended straight back to the bowler

England 198/4   Harbhajan Singh 22-3-52-1

69.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, flighted delivery on the stumps, defended with a straight bat

69.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, fuller and wide outside the off stump, Collingwood moves across and defends it down safely

69.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, quicker delivery, Collingwood had to hurry, forced away straight to the fielder at point

69.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended stretching well forward and the ball rolls back to the bowler

69.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, goes for the sweep but fails to connect, ball pops up off the pad and is caught by Dravid at first slip, appeal turned down and rightly so

69.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended down on the off side

England 198/4   Harbhajan Singh 23-4-52-1

71.1

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, no run, turning in, defended on the back-foot

71.2

Harbhajan Singh to Flintoff, 1 run, fraction short and turning in from outside the off stump, Flintoff leans back and drives it away towards extra cover, Kumble there dives across and cut off a certain boundary

71.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump, bowled from round the stump

71.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, defended watchfully

71.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, comes down the track and drives it straight to Pathan at mid-off

71.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended down on the off side, another harmless Harbhajan overs comes to an end

England 201/4   Harbhajan Singh 24-4-53-1

73.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended to the off side

73.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, forced away on the off side

73.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, quicker delivery, watchfully played

73.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, punched straight back to the bowler

73.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, on the pads, played down to fine leg for an easy single

73.6

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended on the front-foot

England 205/5   Harbhajan Singh 25-4-54-1

75.1

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, easy pickings, Jones rocks back and cuts it away behind point

75.2

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

75.3

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, no run, defended to the leg side, short leg moves across and fields

75.4

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, no run, slightly short and turning in from outside the off stump, Jones stays back and punches it away towards midwicket

75.5

Harbhajan Singh to Jones, 1 run, swept away nicely to deep backward square leg, Sreesanth hurtles across in the deep and saves runs

75.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

England 210/5   Harbhajan Singh 26-4-59-1

105.1

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, tossed up and drifting down the leg side, Harmison goes for the reverse sweep and gets beaten, needless shot that

105.2

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, much better, tossed up and turning in, defended with a straight bat

105.3

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, FOUR, quicker delivery, this one turns in sharply and takes the edge, ball rolls away well wide of Dravid at first slip, there is no protection in the deep

105.4

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, defended outside the off stump

105.5

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, full and on the pads, Harmison leans down and jams it into the track

105.6

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, inside edge and the ball rolls away on the leg side, short leg moves across and fields

England 307/8   Harbhajan Singh 27-4-63-1

107.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, fuller and turning in, defended stretching well forward

107.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, fraction short and on the stumps, Collingwood stays back and defends it into the track, ball rolls away straight to the fielder at short leg

107.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, driven down to long-on, easy single

107.4

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, played away on the leg side

107.5

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, defeded outside the off stump

107.6

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, fuller delivery outside the off stump and Harmison taps it away well wide of the fielder at silly point

England 311/8   Harbhajan Singh 28-4-64-1

109.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, turned away to midwicket

109.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

109.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, SIX, shot! tossed up on the stumps, Collingwood comes down the track, nicely gets to the pitch of the delivery and lofts it over the long-on fence for the second six of the innings

109.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

109.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away on the leg side

109.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, well bowled doosra and Collingwood is beaten outside the off stump, good delivery to end the over

England 318/8   Harbhajan Singh 29-4-70-1

111.1

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, FOUR, on the stumps, Harmison comes down the track and lofts it down to the long-on fence, good clean hit

111.2

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, no run, beaten by the doosra, excellent comeback delivery

111.3

Harbhajan Singh to Harmison, OUT, got'm! tossed up and turning away, Harmison comes down the track looking to repeat the previous shot but this time gets completely foxed by the doosra, Dhoni quickly whips off the bails and that' the end of an entertaining knock

SJ Harmison st †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh 39 (49m 42b 7x4 0x6) SR: 92.85

111.4

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, 1 run, forced away behind point, and that's his first Test run!

111.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

111.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, driven wide of Tendulkar at mid on

England 329/9   Harbhajan Singh 30-4-76-2

113.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 2 byes, down the leg side, Dhoni fails to gets across in time

113.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, forced away towards midwicket

113.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 2 runs, full and on the pads, punched away to wide long-on, two easy runs added to the total

113.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended

113.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, flighted delivery outside the off stump, Collingwood comes down the track and drives hard but fails to beat the fielder at mid-off

113.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, comes down the track, fails to get to the pitch of the delivery but goes through with the shot, ball clips the inner half of the bat and lobs up on the leg side, falls safely and rolls away to deep midwicket

England 335/9   Harbhajan Singh 31-4-79-2

115.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 2 runs, steps forward and flicks it away to wide long-on, rare mid-field by Tendulkar in the deep gives away an extra run

115.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

115.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended stretching well forward

115.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended on the front-foot, nicely played

115.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, comes down the track and ends up defending, got too close to the line of the delivery there

115.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 1 run, comes down the track and carves it past the fielder at midwicket, gets the single and retains the strike

England 339/9   Harbhajan Singh 32-4-82-2

117.1

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended stretching well forward

117.2

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 2 runs, comes down the track and chips it away to deep midwicket, two more and Collingwood inch closer to that hundred

117.3

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, defended outside the off stump

117.4

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, no run, on the pads, defended with a straight bat

117.5

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, SIX, take that! tossed up outside the off stump, Collingwood steps forward and dispatches it over the long-off fence, that takes him to 99!

117.6

Harbhajan Singh to Collingwood, 3 runs, there it is! lofted over the fielder at mid-on and that's his first Test hundred - what an innings!

England 353/9   Harbhajan Singh 33-4-93-2

120.1

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, wide outside the off stump, left lone

120.2

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, again left alone outside the off stump

120.3

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, doosra, the one that comes back into the left-hander, Panesar gets well forward and defends it with a straight bat

120.4

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, defended on the front-foot, ball rolls away on the leg side

120.5

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, defended outside the off stump

120.6

Harbhajan Singh to Panesar, no run, tossed up on the middle and off stump line, bowled from over the stumps, Panesar is forward in defence

England 360/9   Harbhajan Singh 34-5-93-2
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Mar 5, 2006

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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