VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st match

Australia v India

Australia won by 18 runs

9.1

Pathan to Ponting, no run

9.2

Pathan to Ponting, 1 wide

9.2

Pathan to Ponting, no run

9.3

Pathan to Ponting, no run

9.4

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

9.5

Pathan to Ponting, no run

9.6

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

Australia 68/1   RT Ponting 8* (6b 2x4)

10.2

Agarkar to Ponting, no run

10.3

Agarkar to Ponting, 1 run

10.6

Agarkar to Ponting, no run

Australia 70/3   RT Ponting 9* (9b 2x4)

11.6

Balaji to Ponting, no run

Australia 74/3   RT Ponting 9* (10b 2x4)

13.1

Balaji to Ponting, no run

13.2

Balaji to Ponting, 3 runs

Australia 77/3   RT Ponting 12* (12b 2x4)

14.1

Pathan to Ponting, no run

14.2

Pathan to Ponting, no run

14.3

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

14.4

Pathan to Ponting, 1 wide

14.4

Pathan to Ponting, 2 runs

14.5

Pathan to Ponting, no run

14.6

Pathan to Ponting, no run

Australia 88/3   RT Ponting 18* (18b 3x4)

15.2

Balaji to Ponting, OUT

RT Ponting c & b Balaji 18 (34m 19b 3x4 0x6) SR: 94.73

Australia 89/4   RT Ponting 18 (19b 3x4)
Tournament Results
Australia v India at Sydney - Feb 8, 2004
Australia won by 208 runs
Australia v India at Melbourne - Feb 6, 2004
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
India v Zimbabwe at Perth - Feb 3, 2004
India won by 4 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)
Australia v India at Perth - Feb 1, 2004
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 108 balls remaining)
Australia v Zimbabwe at Melbourne - Jan 29, 2004
No result
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Photos

Jan 10, 2004

Ricky Ponting is lifted up by Andrew Symonds, Australia v India, VB Series, 1st ODI, Melbourne, January 9, 2004

Ricky Ponting is lifted up by Andrew Symonds

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Jan 9, 2004

Sourav Ganguly lofts, Australia v India, VB Series, 1st ODI, Melbourne, January 9, 2004

Sourav Ganguly lofts

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