VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 1st match

Australia v India

Australia won by 18 runs

8.6

Agarkar to Gilchrist, OUT

AC Gilchrist c Pathan b Agarkar 34 (40m 34b 6x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Australia 59/1   ML Hayden 19* (20b 1x4)   AB Agarkar 5-0-31-1

10.4

Agarkar to Hayden, OUT

ML Hayden c Yuvraj Singh b Agarkar 20 (50m 22b 1x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

Australia 70/2   RT Ponting 9* (8b 2x4)   AB Agarkar 5.4-0-33-2

10.5

Agarkar to Martyn, OUT

DR Martyn c Balaji b Agarkar 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 70/3   RT Ponting 9* (8b 2x4)   AB Agarkar 5.5-0-33-3

15.2

Balaji to Ponting, OUT

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

Australia 89/4   A Symonds 8* (16b 1x4)   L Balaji 2.2-0-12-1

38.4

Kumble to Clarke, OUT

MJ Clarke c Laxman b Kumble 63 (89m 66b 6x4 1x6) SR: 95.45

Australia 232/5   A Symonds 82* (92b 5x4 3x6)   A Kumble 6.4-0-35-1

39.6

Sehwag to Bevan, OUT

MG Bevan c Ganguly b Sehwag 1 (4m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

Australia 233/6   A Symonds 82* (92b 5x4 3x6)   V Sehwag 1-1-0-1

43.3

Agarkar to Symonds, OUT

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

Australia 258/7   IJ Harvey 15* (12b 2x4)   AB Agarkar 7.3-1-33-4

45.5

Balaji to Bichel, OUT

AJ Bichel run out 1 (10m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

Australia 272/8   IJ Harvey 21* (19b 3x4)   L Balaji 7.5-0-41-1

48.1

Agarkar to Harvey, OUT

IJ Harvey c Tendulkar b Agarkar 28 (38m 24b 4x4 0x6) SR: 116.66

Australia 287/9   JN Gillespie 7* (9b)   AB Agarkar 9.1-1-41-5

48.3

Agarkar to Williams, OUT

BA Williams c Yuvraj Singh b Agarkar 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 288/10   JN Gillespie 8* (10b)   AB Agarkar 9.3-1-42-6
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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