India tour of Australia, 2003/04 / Commentary

Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 1st Test

Australia v India

Match drawn

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

50.1

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

50.2

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

50.3

Gillespie to Laxman, 1 run

50.4

Gillespie to Ganguly, no run

50.5

Gillespie to Ganguly, no run

50.6

Gillespie to Ganguly, no run

End of over 51 (1 run) India 150/4
SC Ganguly    53* (83b 7x4)      JN Gillespie    17-7-29-3
VVS Laxman    7* (25b 1x4)      NW Bracken    17-3-47-1

51.1

Bracken to Laxman, no run

51.2

Bracken to Laxman, 2 runs

51.3

Bracken to Laxman, 2 runs

51.4

Bracken to Laxman, no run

51.5

Bracken to Laxman, no run

51.6

Bracken to Laxman, no run

End of over 52 (4 runs) India 154/4
VVS Laxman    11* (31b 1x4)      NW Bracken    18-3-51-1
SC Ganguly    53* (83b 7x4)      JN Gillespie    17-7-29-3

52.1

Gillespie to Ganguly, 1 run

52.2

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

52.3

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

52.4

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

52.5

Gillespie to Laxman, no run

52.6

Gillespie to Laxman, 1 run

End of over 53 (2 runs) India 156/4
VVS Laxman    12* (36b 1x4)      JN Gillespie    18-7-31-3
SC Ganguly    54* (84b 7x4)      NW Bracken    18-3-51-1

53.1

Bichel to Laxman, no run

53.2

Bichel to Laxman, 2 runs

53.3

Bichel to Laxman, FOUR

53.4

Bichel to Laxman, no run

53.5

Bichel to Laxman, FOUR

53.6

Bichel to Laxman, no run

End of over 54 (10 runs) India 166/4
VVS Laxman    22* (42b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    11-3-59-0
SC Ganguly    54* (84b 7x4)      JN Gillespie    18-7-31-3

54.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

54.2

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

54.3

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

54.4

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

54.5

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

54.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 55 (1 run) India 167/4
VVS Laxman    22* (43b 3x4)      SCG MacGill    6-0-17-0
SC Ganguly    55* (89b 7x4)      AJ Bichel    11-3-59-0

55.1

Bichel to Ganguly, 2 runs

55.2

Bichel to Ganguly, FOUR

55.3

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

55.4

Bichel to Ganguly, FOUR

55.5

Bichel to Ganguly, FOUR

55.6

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

End of over 56 (14 runs) India 181/4
SC Ganguly    69* (95b 10x4)      AJ Bichel    12-3-73-0
VVS Laxman    22* (43b 3x4)      SCG MacGill    6-0-17-0

56.1

MacGill to Laxman, 1 run

56.2

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

56.3

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

56.4

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

56.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

56.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 57 (2 runs) India 183/4
VVS Laxman    23* (46b 3x4)      SCG MacGill    7-0-19-0
SC Ganguly    70* (98b 10x4)      AJ Bichel    12-3-73-0

57.1

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 run

57.2

Bichel to Laxman, no run

57.3

Bichel to Laxman, no run

57.4

Bichel to Laxman, no run

57.5

Bichel to Laxman, 2 runs

57.6

Bichel to Laxman, FOUR

End of over 58 (7 runs) India 190/4
VVS Laxman    29* (51b 4x4)      AJ Bichel    13-3-80-0
SC Ganguly    71* (99b 10x4)      SCG MacGill    7-0-19-0

58.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

58.2

MacGill to Ganguly, 2 runs

58.3

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

58.4

MacGill to Ganguly, FOUR

58.5

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

58.6

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

End of over 59 (7 runs) India 197/4
SC Ganguly    78* (105b 11x4)      SCG MacGill    8-0-26-0
VVS Laxman    29* (51b 4x4)      AJ Bichel    13-3-80-0

59.1

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

59.2

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 run

59.3

Bichel to Laxman, FOUR

59.4

Bichel to Laxman, no run

59.5

Bichel to Laxman, 2 runs

59.6

Bichel to Laxman, no run

End of over 60 (7 runs) India 204/4
VVS Laxman    35* (55b 5x4)      AJ Bichel    14-3-87-0
SC Ganguly    79* (107b 11x4)      SCG MacGill    8-0-26-0

60.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

60.2

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

60.3

MacGill to Laxman, no run

60.4

MacGill to Laxman, no run

60.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

60.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 61 (1 run) India 205/4
VVS Laxman    35* (59b 5x4)      SCG MacGill    9-0-27-0
SC Ganguly    80* (109b 11x4)      AJ Bichel    14-3-87-0

61.1

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

61.2

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

61.3

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 no ball

61.3

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

61.4

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

61.5

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

61.6

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

End of over 62 (1 run) India 206/4
SC Ganguly    80* (116b 11x4)      AJ Bichel    15-3-88-0
VVS Laxman    35* (59b 5x4)      SCG MacGill    9-0-27-0

62.1

MacGill to Laxman, no run

62.2

MacGill to Laxman, no run

62.3

MacGill to Laxman, no run

62.4

MacGill to Laxman, no run

62.5

MacGill to Laxman, FOUR

62.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 63 (4 runs) India 210/4
VVS Laxman    39* (65b 6x4)      SCG MacGill    10-0-31-0
SC Ganguly    80* (116b 11x4)      AJ Bichel    15-3-88-0

63.1

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 run

63.2

Bichel to Laxman, no run

63.3

Bichel to Laxman, no run

63.4

Bichel to Laxman, 2 runs

63.5

Bichel to Laxman, no run

63.6

Bichel to Laxman, 2 runs

End of over 64 (5 runs) India 215/4
VVS Laxman    43* (70b 6x4)      AJ Bichel    16-3-93-0
SC Ganguly    81* (117b 11x4)      SCG MacGill    10-0-31-0

64.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

64.2

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

64.3

MacGill to Ganguly, FOUR

64.4

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

64.5

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

64.6

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

End of over 65 (5 runs) India 220/4
SC Ganguly    86* (123b 12x4)      SCG MacGill    11-0-36-0
VVS Laxman    43* (70b 6x4)      AJ Bichel    16-3-93-0

65.1

Katich to Ganguly, 3 runs

65.2

Katich to Laxman, FOUR

65.3

Katich to Laxman, no run

65.4

Katich to Laxman, 3 runs

65.5

Katich to Ganguly, no run

65.6

Katich to Ganguly, no run

End of over 66 (10 runs) India 230/4
SC Ganguly    89* (126b 12x4)      SM Katich    1-0-10-0
VVS Laxman    50* (73b 7x4)      SCG MacGill    11-0-36-0

66.1

MacGill to Laxman, no run

66.2

MacGill to Laxman, no run

66.3

MacGill to Laxman, no run

66.4

MacGill to Laxman, no run

66.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

66.6

MacGill to Laxman, 2 runs

End of over 67 (2 runs) India 232/4
VVS Laxman    52* (79b 7x4)      SCG MacGill    12-0-38-0
SC Ganguly    89* (126b 12x4)      SM Katich    1-0-10-0

67.1

Katich to Ganguly, no run

67.2

Katich to Ganguly, no run

67.3

Katich to Ganguly, FOUR

67.4

Katich to Ganguly, 2 runs

67.5

Katich to Ganguly, no run

67.6

Katich to Ganguly, no run

End of over 68 (6 runs) India 238/4
SC Ganguly    95* (132b 13x4)      SM Katich    2-0-16-0
VVS Laxman    52* (79b 7x4)      SCG MacGill    12-0-38-0

68.1

MacGill to Laxman, no run

68.2

MacGill to Laxman, no run

68.3

MacGill to Laxman, no run

68.4

MacGill to Laxman, no run

68.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

68.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 69 (maiden) India 238/4
VVS Laxman    52* (85b 7x4)      SCG MacGill    13-1-38-0
SC Ganguly    95* (132b 13x4)      SM Katich    2-0-16-0

69.1

Bracken to Ganguly, 3 runs

69.2

Bracken to Laxman, no run

69.3

Bracken to Laxman, no run

69.4

Bracken to Laxman, FOUR

69.5

Bracken to Laxman, no run

69.6

Bracken to Laxman, FOUR

End of over 70 (11 runs) India 249/4
VVS Laxman    60* (90b 9x4)      NW Bracken    19-3-62-1
SC Ganguly    98* (133b 13x4)      SCG MacGill    13-1-38-0

70.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

70.2

MacGill to Ganguly, 2 runs

70.3

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

70.4

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

70.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

70.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 71 (3 runs) India 252/4
VVS Laxman    60* (92b 9x4)      SCG MacGill    14-1-41-0
SC Ganguly    101* (137b 13x4)      NW Bracken    19-3-62-1

71.1

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

71.2

Waugh to Ganguly, 1 run

71.3

Waugh to Laxman, no run

71.4

Waugh to Laxman, no run

71.5

Waugh to Laxman, 1 run

71.6

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

End of over 72 (2 runs) India 254/4
SC Ganguly    102* (140b 13x4)      SR Waugh    3-1-6-0
VVS Laxman    61* (95b 9x4)      SCG MacGill    14-1-41-0

72.1

MacGill to Laxman, no run

72.2

MacGill to Laxman, FOUR

72.3

MacGill to Laxman, 2 runs

72.4

MacGill to Laxman, no run

72.5

MacGill to Laxman, no run

72.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

72.7

MacGill to Laxman, 1 run

End of over 73 (7 runs) India 261/4
VVS Laxman    68* (102b 10x4)      SCG MacGill    15-1-48-0
SC Ganguly    102* (140b 13x4)      SR Waugh    3-1-6-0

73.1

Waugh to Laxman, no run

73.2

Waugh to Laxman, no run

73.3

Waugh to Laxman, 1 run

73.4

Waugh to Ganguly, 1 run

73.5

Waugh to Laxman, FOUR

73.6

Waugh to Laxman, no run

End of over 74 (6 runs) India 267/4
VVS Laxman    73* (107b 11x4)      SR Waugh    4-1-12-0
SC Ganguly    103* (141b 13x4)      SCG MacGill    15-1-48-0

74.1

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

74.2

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

74.3

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 no ball

74.3

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

74.4

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

74.5

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

74.6

MacGill to Laxman, no run

End of over 75 (2 runs) India 269/4
VVS Laxman    73* (108b 11x4)      SCG MacGill    16-1-50-0
SC Ganguly    104* (147b 13x4)      SR Waugh    4-1-12-0

75.1

Waugh to Ganguly, 1 run

75.2

Waugh to Laxman, 1 run

75.3

Waugh to Ganguly, 1 run

75.4

Waugh to Laxman, 1 run

75.5

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

75.6

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

End of over 76 (4 runs) India 273/4
SC Ganguly    106* (151b 13x4)      SR Waugh    5-1-16-0
VVS Laxman    75* (110b 11x4)      SCG MacGill    16-1-50-0

76.1

MacGill to Laxman, no run

76.2

MacGill to Laxman, no run

76.3

MacGill to Laxman, no run

76.4

MacGill to Laxman, OUT

VVS Laxman c Katich b MacGill 75 (136m 113b 11x4 0x6) SR: 66.37

76.5

MacGill to Patel, 3 runs

76.6

MacGill to Ganguly, no run

End of over 77 (3 runs) India 276/5
SC Ganguly    106* (152b 13x4)      SCG MacGill    17-1-53-1
PA Patel    3* (1b)      SR Waugh    5-1-16-0

77.1

Waugh to Patel, no run

77.2

Waugh to Patel, no run

77.3

Waugh to Patel, no run

77.4

Waugh to Patel, no run

77.5

Waugh to Patel, no run

77.6

Waugh to Patel, no run

End of over 78 (maiden) India 276/5
PA Patel    3* (7b)      SR Waugh    6-2-16-0
SC Ganguly    106* (152b 13x4)      SCG MacGill    17-1-53-1

78.1

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

78.2

MacGill to Patel, no run

78.3

MacGill to Patel, no run

78.4

MacGill to Patel, no run

78.5

MacGill to Patel, 1 leg bye

78.6

MacGill to Ganguly, 1 run

End of over 79 (3 runs) India 279/5
SC Ganguly    108* (154b 13x4)      SCG MacGill    18-1-55-1
PA Patel    3* (11b)      SR Waugh    6-2-16-0

79.1

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

79.2

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

79.3

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

79.4

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

79.5

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

79.6

Waugh to Ganguly, no run

End of over 80 (maiden) India 279/5
SC Ganguly    108* (160b 13x4)      SR Waugh    7-3-16-0
PA Patel    3* (11b)      SCG MacGill    18-1-55-1

80.1

MacGill to Patel, no run

80.2

MacGill to Patel, no run

80.3

MacGill to Patel, no run

80.4

MacGill to Patel, no run

80.5

MacGill to Patel, no run

80.6

MacGill to Patel, no run

End of over 81 (maiden) India 279/5
PA Patel    3* (17b)      SCG MacGill    19-2-55-1
SC Ganguly    108* (160b 13x4)      SR Waugh    7-3-16-0

81.1

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

81.2

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

81.3

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

81.4

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

81.5

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

81.6

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

End of over 82 (maiden) India 279/5
SC Ganguly    108* (166b 13x4)      NW Bracken    20-4-62-1
PA Patel    3* (17b)      SCG MacGill    19-2-55-1

82.1

Gillespie to Patel, no run

82.2

Gillespie to Patel, no run

82.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

82.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

82.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

82.6

Gillespie to Patel, no run

End of over 83 (maiden) India 279/5
PA Patel    3* (23b)      JN Gillespie    19-8-31-3
SC Ganguly    108* (166b 13x4)      NW Bracken    20-4-62-1

83.1

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

83.2

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

83.3

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

83.4

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

83.5

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

83.6

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

End of over 84 (maiden) India 279/5
SC Ganguly    108* (172b 13x4)      NW Bracken    21-5-62-1
PA Patel    3* (23b)      JN Gillespie    19-8-31-3

84.1

Gillespie to Patel, no run

84.2

Gillespie to Patel, no run

84.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

84.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

84.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

84.6

Gillespie to Patel, 1 run

End of over 85 (1 run) India 280/5
PA Patel    4* (29b)      JN Gillespie    20-8-32-3
SC Ganguly    108* (172b 13x4)      NW Bracken    21-5-62-1

85.1

Bracken to Patel, no run

85.2

Bracken to Patel, no run

85.3

Bracken to Patel, FOUR

85.4

Bracken to Patel, no run

85.5

Bracken to Patel, no run

85.6

Bracken to Patel, no run

End of over 86 (4 runs) India 284/5
PA Patel    8* (35b 1x4)      NW Bracken    22-5-66-1
SC Ganguly    108* (172b 13x4)      JN Gillespie    20-8-32-3

86.2

Gillespie to Ganguly, (no ball) FOUR

86.1

Gillespie to Ganguly, no run

86.2

Gillespie to Ganguly, 3 runs

86.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

86.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

86.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

86.6

Gillespie to Patel, no run

End of over 87 (8 runs) India 292/5
PA Patel    8* (39b 1x4)      JN Gillespie    21-8-40-3
SC Ganguly    115* (175b 14x4)      NW Bracken    22-5-66-1

87.1

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

87.2

Bracken to Ganguly, FOUR

87.3

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

87.4

Bracken to Ganguly, FOUR

87.5

Bracken to Ganguly, no run

87.6

Bracken to Ganguly, 2 runs

End of over 88 (10 runs) India 302/5
SC Ganguly    125* (181b 16x4)      NW Bracken    23-5-76-1
PA Patel    8* (39b 1x4)      JN Gillespie    21-8-40-3

88.1

Gillespie to Patel, no run

88.2

Gillespie to Patel, no run

88.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

88.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

88.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

88.6

Gillespie to Patel, FOUR

End of over 89 (4 runs) India 306/5
PA Patel    12* (45b 2x4)      JN Gillespie    22-8-44-3
SC Ganguly    125* (181b 16x4)      NW Bracken    23-5-76-1

89.1

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

89.2

Bichel to Ganguly, 2 runs

89.3

Bichel to Ganguly, FOUR

89.4

Bichel to Ganguly, 2 runs

89.5

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

89.6

Bichel to Ganguly, 2 runs

End of over 90 (10 runs) India 316/5
SC Ganguly    135* (187b 17x4)      AJ Bichel    17-3-103-0
PA Patel    12* (45b 2x4)      JN Gillespie    22-8-44-3

90.1

Gillespie to Patel, no run

90.2

Gillespie to Patel, no run

90.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

90.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

90.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

90.6

Gillespie to Patel, no run

End of over 91 (maiden) India 316/5
PA Patel    12* (51b 2x4)      JN Gillespie    23-9-44-3
SC Ganguly    135* (187b 17x4)      AJ Bichel    17-3-103-0

91.1

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

91.2

Bichel to Ganguly, 2 runs

91.3

Bichel to Ganguly, no run

91.4

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 run

91.5

Bichel to Patel, no run

91.6

Bichel to Patel, no run

End of over 92 (3 runs) India 319/5
PA Patel    12* (53b 2x4)      AJ Bichel    18-3-106-0
SC Ganguly    138* (191b 17x4)      JN Gillespie    23-9-44-3

92.1

Gillespie to Ganguly, no run

92.2

Gillespie to Ganguly, 1 run

92.3

Gillespie to Patel, no run

92.4

Gillespie to Patel, no run

92.5

Gillespie to Patel, no run

92.6

Gillespie to Patel, no run

End of over 93 (1 run) India 320/5
PA Patel    12* (57b 2x4)      JN Gillespie    24-9-45-3
SC Ganguly    139* (193b 17x4)      AJ Bichel    18-3-106-0

93.1

Bichel to Ganguly, 1 run

93.2

Bichel to Patel, no run

93.3

Bichel to Patel, no run

93.4

Bichel to Patel, FOUR

93.5

Bichel to Patel, no run

93.6

Bichel to Patel, no run

End of over 94 (5 runs) India 325/5
PA Patel    16* (62b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    19-3-111-0
SC Ganguly    140* (194b 17x4)      JN Gillespie    24-9-45-3

94.1

MacGill to Ganguly, FOUR

94.2

MacGill to Ganguly, OUT

SC Ganguly c Gillespie b MacGill 144 (291m 196b 18x4 0x6) SR: 73.46

94.3

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

94.4

MacGill to Agarkar, 1 run

94.5

MacGill to Patel, 3 runs

94.6

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

End of over 95 (8 runs) India 333/6
AB Agarkar    1* (3b)      SCG MacGill    20-2-63-2
PA Patel    19* (63b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    19-3-111-0

95.1

Bichel to Patel, no run

95.2

Bichel to Patel, no run

95.3

Bichel to Patel, no run

95.4

Bichel to Patel, no run

95.5

Bichel to Patel, no run

95.6

Bichel to Patel, no run

End of over 96 (maiden) India 333/6
PA Patel    19* (69b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    20-4-111-0
AB Agarkar    1* (3b)      SCG MacGill    20-2-63-2

96.1

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

96.2

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

96.3

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

96.4

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

96.5

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

96.6

MacGill to Agarkar, no run

End of over 97 (maiden) India 333/6
AB Agarkar    1* (9b)      SCG MacGill    21-3-63-2
PA Patel    19* (69b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    20-4-111-0

97.1

Bichel to Patel, no run

97.2

Bichel to Patel, no run

97.3

Bichel to Patel, no run

97.4

Bichel to Patel, no run

97.5

Bichel to Patel, no run

97.6

Bichel to Patel, no run

End of over 98 (maiden) India 333/6
PA Patel    19* (75b 3x4)      AJ Bichel    21-5-111-0
AB Agarkar    1* (9b)      SCG MacGill    21-3-63-2

98.1

MacGill to Agarkar, 1 run

98.2

MacGill to Patel, 2 runs

98.3

MacGill to Patel, 3 runs

98.4

MacGill to Agarkar, 1 run

98.5

MacGill to Patel, no run

98.6

MacGill to Patel, no run

End of over 99 (7 runs) India 340/6
PA Patel    24* (79b 3x4)      SCG MacGill    22-3-70-2
AB Agarkar    3* (11b)      AJ Bichel    21-5-111-0

99.1

Bichel to Agarkar, no run

99.2

Bichel to Agarkar, no run

99.3

Bichel to Agarkar, 1 run

99.4

Bichel to Patel, no run

99.5

Bichel to Patel, FOUR

99.6

Bichel to Patel, no run

End of over 100 (5 runs) India 345/6
PA Patel    28* (82b 4x4)      AJ Bichel    22-5-116-0
AB Agarkar    4* (14b)      SCG MacGill    22-3-70-2
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
Series Results
Australia v India at Sydney - Jan 2-6, 2004
Match drawn
Australia v India at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 2003
Australia won by 9 wickets
Australia v India at Adelaide - Dec 12-16, 2003
India won by 4 wickets
Australia v India at Brisbane - Dec 4-8, 2003
Match drawn
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Photos

Dec 6, 2004

Sourav Ganguly celebrates his hundred, Australia v India, first Test, Brisbane, December 2004

Sourav Ganguly celebrates his hundred

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Dec 10, 2003

Jason Gillespie traps Sachin Tendulkar lbw, Australia v India, 1st Test, Brisbane, 3rd day, December 6, 2003

Jason Gillespie traps Sachin Tendulkar lbw

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