VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st match

Australia v India

Australia won by 18 runs

11.1

Balaji to Symonds, no run

11.2

Balaji to Symonds, no run

11.4

Balaji to Symonds, 1 wide

11.4

Balaji to Symonds, no run

11.5

Balaji to Symonds, no run

11.5

Balaji to Symonds, 3 runs

Australia 74/3   A Symonds 3* (5b)

12.1

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

12.2

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

12.3

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

12.4

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

12.5

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

12.6

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

Australia 74/3   A Symonds 3* (11b)

13.3

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

13.4

Balaji to Symonds, no run

13.5

Balaji to Symonds, no run

13.6

Balaji to Symonds, no run

Australia 81/3   A Symonds 7* (15b 1x4)

15.1

Balaji to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 89/3   A Symonds 8* (16b 1x4)

16.1

Kumble to Symonds, 2 runs

16.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

16.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 96/4   A Symonds 11* (19b 1x4)

17.1

Balaji to Symonds, no run

17.2

Balaji to Symonds, 1 run

17.4

Balaji to Symonds, SIX

17.5

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

17.6

Balaji to Symonds, no run

Australia 114/4   A Symonds 22* (24b 2x4 1x6)

18.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

18.3

Kumble to Symonds, no run

18.4

Kumble to Symonds, no run

18.5

Kumble to Symonds, no run

18.6

Kumble to Symonds, no run

Australia 115/4   A Symonds 22* (29b 2x4 1x6)

19.2

Balaji to Symonds, no run

19.3

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

19.4

Balaji to Symonds, (no ball) 1 run

19.5

Balaji to Symonds, no run

19.6

Balaji to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 124/4   A Symonds 28* (34b 3x4 1x6)

20.1

Kumble to Symonds, no run

20.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

20.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 125/4   A Symonds 29* (37b 3x4 1x6)

21.1

Balaji to Symonds, no run

21.2

Balaji to Symonds, no run

21.3

Balaji to Symonds, no run

21.4

Balaji to Symonds, no run

21.5

Balaji to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 126/4   A Symonds 30* (42b 3x4 1x6)

22.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

22.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 wide

22.3

Kumble to Symonds, no run

22.4

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 130/4   A Symonds 31* (45b 3x4 1x6)

23.1

Balaji to Symonds, no run

23.2

Balaji to Symonds, no run

23.3

Balaji to Symonds, no run

23.4

Balaji to Symonds, no run

23.5

Balaji to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 137/4   A Symonds 32* (50b 3x4 1x6)

24.1

Kumble to Symonds, FOUR

24.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

24.3

Kumble to Symonds, no run

24.4

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

24.6

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 144/4   A Symonds 38* (55b 4x4 1x6)

25.2

Bangar to Symonds, 1 wide

25.1

Bangar to Symonds, 1 run

25.3

Bangar to Symonds, 2 runs

25.4

Bangar to Symonds, no run

25.5

Bangar to Symonds, no run

25.6

Bangar to Symonds, 2 runs

Australia 151/4   A Symonds 43* (60b 4x4 1x6)

26.6

Kumble to Symonds, 2 runs

Australia 158/4   A Symonds 45* (61b 4x4 1x6)

27.2

Bangar to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 160/4   A Symonds 46* (62b 4x4 1x6)

28.2

Ganguly to Symonds, 2 runs

28.3

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 169/4   A Symonds 49* (64b 4x4 1x6)

29.1

Bangar to Symonds, 1 run

29.3

Bangar to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 176/4   A Symonds 51* (66b 4x4 1x6)

30.1

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

30.3

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

30.5

Ganguly to Symonds, no run

30.6

Ganguly to Symonds, no run

Australia 182/4   A Symonds 53* (70b 4x4 1x6)

31.4

Pathan to Symonds, 2 runs

31.5

Pathan to Symonds, no run

31.6

Pathan to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 186/4   A Symonds 56* (73b 4x4 1x6)

32.1

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

32.4

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 189/4   A Symonds 58* (75b 4x4 1x6)

33.1

Pathan to Symonds, no run

33.2

Pathan to Symonds, no run

33.3

Pathan to Symonds, FOUR

33.4

Pathan to Symonds, no run

33.5

Pathan to Symonds, no run

33.6

Pathan to Symonds, no run

Australia 193/4   A Symonds 62* (81b 5x4 1x6)

34.5

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 199/4   A Symonds 63* (82b 5x4 1x6)

35.1

Pathan to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 200/4   A Symonds 64* (83b 5x4 1x6)

36.1

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

36.3

Ganguly to Symonds, (no ball) 2 runs

36.3

Ganguly to Symonds, 1 run

36.5

Ganguly to Symonds, SIX

36.6

Ganguly to Symonds, SIX

Australia 223/4   A Symonds 80* (88b 5x4 3x6)

37.5

Pathan to Symonds, no run

37.6

Pathan to Symonds, no run

Australia 228/4   A Symonds 80* (90b 5x4 3x6)

38.2

Kumble to Symonds, 2 runs

38.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 leg bye

Australia 232/4   A Symonds 82* (92b 5x4 3x6)

40.1

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

40.3

Kumble to Symonds, 3 runs

Australia 238/6   A Symonds 86* (94b 5x4 3x6)

41.4

Sehwag to Symonds, no run

41.5

Sehwag to Symonds, no run

41.6

Sehwag to Symonds, (no ball) 1 run

Australia 248/6   A Symonds 87* (97b 5x4 3x6)

42.2

Kumble to Symonds, no run

42.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 wide

42.3

Kumble to Symonds, 1 run

Australia 254/6   A Symonds 88* (99b 5x4 3x6)

43.1

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

43.2

Agarkar to Symonds, no run

43.3

Agarkar to Symonds, OUT

A Symonds c Kumble b Agarkar 88 (132m 102b 5x4 3x6) SR: 86.27

Australia 258/7   A Symonds 88 (102b 5x4 3x6)
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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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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