England tour of India, 2nd ODI: India v England at Indore, Nov 17, 2008
India won by 54 runs
17 November 2008 (50-over match)
  India innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal G Gambhir b Pietersen 70 132 76 6 1 92.10
29.6 the bowling change has worked! Gambhir walks across his stumps and tries to fetch it from outside the off stump and work it to the on side, he tries to clip it away but gets an inside edge which rolls on to his stumps 163/4
View dismissal V Sehwag b Broad 1 6 4 0 0 25.00
1.2 inside edge and timber! Broad gets the ball to cut back in after pitching on a good length and Sehwag is a little late in covering the movement, the ball takes the inside edge and strikes the base of the offstump. Sehwag played a similar shot off Anderson in the previous over but got away. Not this time. 4/1
View dismissal SK Raina c Patel b Broad 4 10 9 1 0 44.44
3.4 very soft dismissal and Broad has two now, the ball pitches on a good length on middle and leg, Raina expects it to come on quicker and is too early on the stroke, he ends up chipping it tamely to Patel at short square leg who falls forward and takes it comfortably 15/2
View dismissal RG Sharma c Shah b Broad 3 16 13 0 0 23.07
7.3 He's thrown his wicket away, a sudden rush of blood from Rohit Sharma, he attempts to hook a short ball on a slow pitch and fails to carry off the stroke, Owais Shah at midwicket takes a sitter, Broad is the star of the morning 29/3
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh c †Prior b Broad 118 153 122 15 2 96.72
43.4 and finally England have found a way to dismiss Yuvraj, Broad pitches it up outside off and Yuvraj throws everything at it, there's a feather touch and Prior takes the offering easily 239/6
View dismissal MS Dhoni*† b Collingwood 15 31 26 1 0 57.69
38.6 temporary respite for England, Dhoni tries to improvise by glancing to third man with very little room outside the off stump, the offcutter nips back in and shaves the off stump 206/5
YK Pathan not out 50 55 29 2 4 172.41
View dismissal Harbhajan Singh run out (Pietersen) 8 14 10 0 0 80.00
46.3 from Flintoff, direct hit, he makes room and clubs a full delivery straight to Pietersen at mid-off who's back on the edge of the circle, he takes aim and knocks the stumps at the bowler's end and Harbhajan doesn't even wait for the umpire's signal, he walks 258/7
View dismissal Z Khan run out (Patel) 1 6 7 0 0 14.28
47.5 from Broad, well for a change there's some wood on leather and it beats the bowler, he pushes it to Patel at mid-on and sets off for a very risky run, he hits the timber, no need for the replay, Zaheer's misery ends 261/8
View dismissal RP Singh b Harmison 4 5 5 0 0 80.00
49.1 makes room to heave it over midwicket but misses, Harmison bowls it bang on the leg stump line, the ball goes through straight and pegs the legstump back 274/9
MM Patel not out 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 9, w 4, nb 2) 18
  Total (9 wickets; 50 overs) 292 (5.84 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  JM Anderson 6 0 26 0 4.33 22 3 0 (1w)
View wickets SCJ Broad 10 1 55 4 5.50 32 5 1 (1nb, 2w)
1.2 to Sehwag, inside edge and timber! Broad gets the ball to cut back in after pitching on a good length and Sehwag is a little late in covering the movement, the ball takes the inside edge and strikes the base of the offstump. Sehwag played a similar shot off Anderson in the previous over but got away. Not this time. 4/1
3.4 to Raina, very soft dismissal and Broad has two now, the ball pitches on a good length on middle and leg, Raina expects it to come on quicker and is too early on the stroke, he ends up chipping it tamely to Patel at short square leg who falls forward and takes it comfortably 15/2
7.3 to Sharma, He's thrown his wicket away, a sudden rush of blood from Rohit Sharma, he attempts to hook a short ball on a slow pitch and fails to carry off the stroke, Owais Shah at midwicket takes a sitter, Broad is the star of the morning 29/3
43.4 to Yuvraj Singh, and finally England have found a way to dismiss Yuvraj, Broad pitches it up outside off and Yuvraj throws everything at it, there's a feather touch and Prior takes the offering easily 239/6
  A Flintoff 9 0 49 0 5.44 31 6 1 (1nb)
View wicket SJ Harmison 7 1 50 1 7.14 18 4 2 (1w)
49.1 to Singh, makes room to heave it over midwicket but misses, Harmison bowls it bang on the leg stump line, the ball goes through straight and pegs the legstump back 274/9
  SR Patel 5 0 37 0 7.40 10 3 1
View wicket PD Collingwood 8 0 43 1 5.37 21 3 1
38.6 to Dhoni, temporary respite for England, Dhoni tries to improvise by glancing to third man with very little room outside the off stump, the offcutter nips back in and shaves the off stump 206/5
View wicket KP Pietersen 5 0 20 1 4.00 19 1 1
29.6 to Gambhir, the bowling change has worked! Gambhir walks across his stumps and tries to fetch it from outside the off stump and work it to the on side, he tries to clip it away but gets an inside edge which rolls on to his stumps 163/4
  England innings (target: 293 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal IR Bell run out (Raina) 1 3 3 0 0 33.33
0.6 from Khan, athleticism at its best and Raina is the toast of the team at the moment, Bell taps it with soft hands in front of Raina at short mid-off and sets off confidently, the ball goes across Raina but it doesn't hinder his dive as he slides and in one motion under arms the ball at the stumps, there's no need for a replay, Bell was miles out of his crease 6/1
View dismissal MJ Prior b Yuvraj Singh 38 105 64 4 0 59.37
25.5 Yuvraj's dream run continues, he angles that from outside the off stumps and directs it towards leg, Prior makes too much room to cut and the ball goes through straight and hits the leg stump 109/3
View dismissal OA Shah lbw b Yuvraj Singh 58 91 78 8 1 74.35
23.1 The flatter one sends him packing, Yuvraj really fires that flat and gave very little time for Shah to execute the pull, hits him bang in line with legstump, Saheba had no hesitation in raising the finger 102/2
View dismissal KP Pietersen* b Yuvraj Singh 33 60 49 3 0 67.34
37.5 and it's that man Yuvraj again! Pietersen gets down to defend and leaves a lot of daylight between bat and pad, the ball pitches on off stump and goes through straight and knocks the off stump 184/5
View dismissal A Flintoff lbw b Yuvraj Singh 43 49 35 4 3 122.85
37.2 a wicket falls against the run of play, Yuvraj floats it on middle and leg, he gets on his knee early to slog sweep but the ball hits him in line with legstump, Saheba gives it out immediately 183/4
View dismissal PD Collingwood c & b Harbhajan Singh 2 8 6 0 0 33.33
39.5 soft dismissal, he tries to drive straight but commits to the shot too early, he ends up lobbing it low to Harbhajan who falls forward and takes the catch, another one bites the dust 187/6
View dismissal SR Patel c Gambhir b Sehwag 20 21 25 1 1 80.00
44.4 comes down the track and tries to launch him downtown again, Gambhir at deep midwicket juggles with it three times before finally catching it 222/8
View dismissal RS Bopara c Raina b Pathan 3 4 5 0 0 60.00
41.1 the slide continues, flighted on middle and leg, he tamely chips down to midwicket and Raina shows good reflexes to to dive to his right and pull off the catch 191/7
View dismissal SCJ Broad b Sehwag 22 19 11 3 1 200.00
46.6 the formalities are done! Pitches on middle and leg, he makes room to scoop it straight down the ground but misses, the ball goes through straight and hits middle and leg, Sehwag has three wickets 238/10
View dismissal SJ Harmison st †Dhoni b Sehwag 6 5 7 1 0 85.71
46.2 No. 10 makes his walk back to the pavilion, Sehwag tempts him to go for the big hit down the ground, he's beaten in flight and Dhoni whips off the bails, the third umpire takes a look, his foot was in the air 233/9
JM Anderson not out 1 2 2 0 0 50.00
Extras (lb 2, w 6, nb 3) 11
  Total (all out; 47 overs) 238 (5.06 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  Z Khan 8 1 37 0 4.62 25 4 0
  MM Patel 7 0 31 0 4.42 28 5 0 (1w)
  RP Singh 5 0 49 0 9.80 15 9 0 (3nb, 1w)
View wickets Yuvraj Singh 10 0 28 4 2.80 41 1 1 (1w)
23.1 to Shah, The flatter one sends him packing, Yuvraj really fires that flat and gave very little time for Shah to execute the pull, hits him bang in line with legstump, Saheba had no hesitation in raising the finger 102/2
25.5 to Prior, Yuvraj's dream run continues, he angles that from outside the off stumps and directs it towards leg, Prior makes too much room to cut and the ball goes through straight and hits the leg stump 109/3
37.2 to Flintoff, a wicket falls against the run of play, Yuvraj floats it on middle and leg, he gets on his knee early to slog sweep but the ball hits him in line with legstump, Saheba gives it out immediately 183/4
37.5 to Pietersen, and it's that man Yuvraj again! Pietersen gets down to defend and leaves a lot of daylight between bat and pad, the ball pitches on off stump and goes through straight and knocks the off stump 184/5
View wicket Harbhajan Singh 10 0 45 1 4.50 37 1 3 (2w)
39.5 to Collingwood, soft dismissal, he tries to drive straight but commits to the shot too early, he ends up lobbing it low to Harbhajan who falls forward and takes the catch, another one bites the dust 187/6
View wickets V Sehwag 5 0 28 3 5.60 17 3 1
44.4 to Patel, comes down the track and tries to launch him downtown again, Gambhir at deep midwicket juggles with it three times before finally catching it 222/8
46.2 to Harmison, No. 10 makes his walk back to the pavilion, Sehwag tempts him to go for the big hit down the ground, he's beaten in flight and Dhoni whips off the bails, the third umpire takes a look, his foot was in the air 233/9
46.6 to Broad, the formalities are done! Pitches on middle and leg, he makes room to scoop it straight down the ground but misses, the ball goes through straight and hits middle and leg, Sehwag has three wickets 238/10
View wicket YK Pathan 2 0 18 1 9.00 4 1 1 (1w)
41.1 to Bopara, the slide continues, flighted on middle and leg, he tamely chips down to midwicket and Raina shows good reflexes to to dive to his right and pull off the catch 191/7

Match details


Toss - India, who chose to bat
Series - India led the 7-match series 2-0
Player of the match - Yuvraj Singh (India)
Umpires - AM Saheba and RB Tiffin (Zimbabwe)
TV umpire - SL Shastri
Match referee - RS Mahanama (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire - S Dua

Match Notes


    • India innings
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 - fielding
    • India: 50 runs in 12.1 overs (76 balls), Extras 10
    • Drinks: India - 61/3 in 15.0 overs (G Gambhir 25, Yuvraj Singh 17)
    • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (G Gambhir 18, Yuvraj Singh 25, Ex 8)
    • India: 100 runs in 20.2 overs (126 balls), Extras 11
    • G Gambhir: 50 off 56 balls (6 x 4)
    • Yuvraj Singh: 50 off 61 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
    • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 107 balls (G Gambhir 39, Yuvraj Singh 53, Ex 8)
    • India: 150 runs in 28.3 overs (175 balls), Extras 11
    • Drinks: India - 170/4 in 32.0 overs (Yuvraj Singh 81, MS Dhoni 0)
    • India: 200 runs in 38.1 overs (233 balls), Extras 13
    • Yuvraj Singh: 100 off 107 balls (12 x 4, 2 x 6)
    • Power Play 3: Overs 42.1 - 47.0 - batting
    • India: 250 runs in 45.1 overs (276 balls), Extras 15
    • Innings Break: India - 292/9 in 50.0 overs (YK Pathan 50, MM Patel 0)
    • YK Pathan: 50 off 29 balls (2 x 4, 4 x 6)
    • England innings
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 - fielding
    • England: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (65 balls), Extras 3
    • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (MJ Prior 15, OA Shah 31, Ex 4)
    • Drinks: England - 75/1 in 16.0 overs (MJ Prior 31, OA Shah 39)
    • OA Shah: 50 off 66 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
    • England: 100 runs in 22.4 overs (142 balls), Extras 6
    • Power Play 3: Overs 32.1 - 37.0 - batting
    • England: 150 runs in 33.6 overs (211 balls), Extras 9
    • Drinks: England - 161/3 in 35.0 overs (KP Pietersen 22, A Flintoff 33)
    • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (KP Pietersen 17, A Flintoff 33, Ex 2)
    • England: 200 runs in 43.1 overs (268 balls), Extras 11
 
Print this page
x
   

MATCH CENTRE

4s

6s

dots

  • RHB

    LHB

  • RHB

    LHB

Partnerships