VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st match

Australia v India

Australia won by 18 runs

2.4

Agarkar to Hayden, FOUR

Australia 13/0   ML Hayden 8* (6b 1x4)   AB Agarkar 1.4-0-9-0

3.1

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 19/0   AC Gilchrist 7* (11b 1x4)   IK Pathan 1.1-0-8-0

4.1

Agarkar to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 30/0   AC Gilchrist 14* (15b 2x4)   AB Agarkar 2.1-0-15-0

6.6

Agarkar to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 41/0   AC Gilchrist 21* (25b 3x4)   AB Agarkar 4-0-24-0

7.3

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 46/0   AC Gilchrist 25* (27b 4x4)   IK Pathan 3.3-0-21-0

7.5

Pathan to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 52/0   AC Gilchrist 29* (29b 5x4)   IK Pathan 3.5-0-27-0

8.4

Agarkar to Gilchrist, FOUR

Australia 59/0   AC Gilchrist 34* (32b 6x4)   AB Agarkar 4.4-0-31-0

9.4

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

Australia 64/1   RT Ponting 4* (4b 1x4)   IK Pathan 4.4-0-32-0

9.6

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

Australia 68/1   RT Ponting 8* (6b 2x4)   IK Pathan 5-0-36-0

13.3

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

Australia 81/3   A Symonds 7* (12b 1x4)   L Balaji 1.3-0-11-0

14.3

Pathan to Ponting, FOUR

Australia 85/3   RT Ponting 16* (15b 3x4)   IK Pathan 5.3-0-40-0

15.4

Balaji to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 93/4   MJ Clarke 4* (2b 1x4)   L Balaji 2.4-0-16-1

16.4

Kumble to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 100/4   MJ Clarke 8* (5b 2x4)   A Kumble 0.4-0-7-0

17.5

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

Australia 114/4   A Symonds 22* (23b 2x4 1x6)   L Balaji 3.5-0-30-1

19.3

Balaji to Symonds, FOUR

Australia 120/4   A Symonds 26* (31b 3x4 1x6)   L Balaji 4.3-0-34-1

24.1

Kumble to Symonds, FOUR

Australia 141/4   A Symonds 36* (51b 4x4 1x6)   A Kumble 4.1-0-22-0

26.4

Kumble to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 155/4   MJ Clarke 27* (25b 3x4 1x6)   A Kumble 5.4-0-29-0

27.3

Bangar to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 164/4   MJ Clarke 33* (28b 4x4 1x6)   SB Bangar 1.3-0-13-0

28.4

Ganguly to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 173/4   MJ Clarke 39* (33b 5x4 1x6)   SC Ganguly 0.4-0-8-0

33.3

Pathan to Symonds, FOUR

Australia 193/4   A Symonds 62* (78b 5x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 7.3-0-51-0

35.3

Pathan to Clarke, FOUR

Australia 204/4   MJ Clarke 55* (55b 6x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 8.3-0-56-0

41.2

Sehwag to Harvey, FOUR

Australia 245/6   IJ Harvey 6* (6b 1x4)   V Sehwag 1.2-1-4-1

42.5

Kumble to Harvey, FOUR

Australia 258/6   IJ Harvey 15* (11b 2x4)   A Kumble 8.5-0-51-1

43.6

Agarkar to Harvey, FOUR

Australia 262/7   IJ Harvey 19* (15b 3x4)   AB Agarkar 8-1-37-4

47.5

Balaji to Harvey, FOUR

Australia 285/8   IJ Harvey 27* (22b 4x4)   L Balaji 8.5-0-51-1
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
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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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