VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 6th match

India v Zimbabwe

India won by 24 runs

0.1

Nehra to Flower, no run

0.2

Nehra to Flower, no run

0.3

Nehra to Flower, no run

0.4

Nehra to Flower, no run

0.5

Nehra to Flower, no run

0.6

Nehra to Flower, no run

End of over 1 (maiden) Zimbabwe 0/0 (256 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 0.00, RRR: 5.22)
GW Flower    0* (6b)      A Nehra    1-1-0-0
   0* (0b)     

1.1

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

1.2

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

1.3

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

1.4

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

1.5

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

1.6

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

End of over 2 (maiden) Zimbabwe 0/0 (256 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 0.00, RRR: 5.33)
MA Vermeulen    0* (6b)      IK Pathan    1-1-0-0
GW Flower    0* (6b)      A Nehra    1-1-0-0

2.1

Nehra to Flower, no run

2.2

Nehra to Flower, FOUR

2.3

Nehra to Flower, no run

2.4

Nehra to Flower, no run

2.5

Nehra to Flower, 1 run

2.6

Nehra to Vermeulen, FOUR

End of over 3 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 9/0 (247 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 3.00, RRR: 5.25)
MA Vermeulen    4* (7b 1x4)      A Nehra    2-1-9-0
GW Flower    5* (11b 1x4)      IK Pathan    1-1-0-0

3.1

Pathan to Flower, no run

3.2

Pathan to Flower, no run

3.3

Pathan to Flower, no run

3.4

Pathan to Flower, FOUR

3.5

Pathan to Flower, no run

3.6

Pathan to Flower, no run

End of over 4 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 13/0 (243 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 3.25, RRR: 5.28)
GW Flower    9* (17b 2x4)      IK Pathan    2-1-4-0
MA Vermeulen    4* (7b 1x4)      A Nehra    2-1-9-0

4.1

Nehra to Vermeulen, no run

4.2

Nehra to Vermeulen, FOUR

4.3

Nehra to Vermeulen, no run

4.4

Nehra to Vermeulen, no run

4.5

Nehra to Vermeulen, no run

4.6

Nehra to Vermeulen, 3 runs

End of over 5 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 20/0 (236 runs required from 45 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 5.24)
MA Vermeulen    11* (13b 2x4)      A Nehra    3-1-16-0
GW Flower    9* (17b 2x4)      IK Pathan    2-1-4-0

5.1

Pathan to Vermeulen, 3 runs

5.2

Pathan to Flower, no run

5.3

Pathan to Flower, no run

5.4

Pathan to Flower, 2 leg byes

5.5

Pathan to Flower, no run

5.6

Pathan to Flower, 1 run

End of over 6 (6 runs) Zimbabwe 26/0 (230 runs required from 44 overs, RR: 4.33, RRR: 5.22)
GW Flower    10* (22b 2x4)      IK Pathan    3-1-8-0
MA Vermeulen    14* (14b 2x4)      A Nehra    3-1-16-0

6.1

Balaji to Flower, no run

6.2

Balaji to Flower, no run

6.3

Balaji to Flower, no run

6.4

Balaji to Flower, 1 run

6.5

Balaji to Vermeulen, no run

6.6

Balaji to Vermeulen, no run

End of over 7 (1 run) Zimbabwe 27/0 (229 runs required from 43 overs, RR: 3.85, RRR: 5.32)
MA Vermeulen    14* (16b 2x4)      L Balaji    1-0-1-0
GW Flower    11* (26b 2x4)      IK Pathan    3-1-8-0

7.1

Pathan to Flower, 1 run

7.2

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

7.3

Pathan to Vermeulen, no run

7.5

Pathan to Friend, 1 wide

7.5

Pathan to Friend, FOUR

7.6

Pathan to Friend, 1 leg bye

7.7

Pathan to Flower, no run

End of over 8 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 34/0 (222 runs required from 41.5 overs, RR: 4.16, RRR: 5.30)
GW Flower    12* (28b 2x4)      IK Pathan    4.1-1-14-0
TJ Friend    4* (2b 1x4)      L Balaji    1-0-1-0

8.1

Balaji to Friend, no run

8.2

Balaji to Friend, no run

8.3

Balaji to Friend, no run

8.4

Balaji to Friend, no run

8.5

Balaji to Friend, 2 wides

8.5

Balaji to Flower, no run

8.6

Balaji to Flower, no run

End of over 9 (2 runs) Zimbabwe 36/0 (220 runs required from 41 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 5.36)
GW Flower    12* (30b 2x4)      L Balaji    2.1-0-3-0
TJ Friend    4* (6b 1x4)      IK Pathan    4.1-1-14-0

9.1

Pathan to Friend, no run

9.2

Pathan to Friend, no run

9.3

Pathan to Friend, 1 wide

9.3

Pathan to Friend, 1 leg bye

9.4

Pathan to Flower, 2 runs

9.5

Pathan to Flower, 1 wide

9.5

Pathan to Flower, no run

9.6

Pathan to Flower, no run

End of over 10 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 41/0 (215 runs required from 40 overs, RR: 4.10, RRR: 5.37)
GW Flower    14* (33b 2x4)      IK Pathan    5.2-1-18-0
TJ Friend    4* (9b 1x4)      L Balaji    2.1-0-3-0

10.1

Balaji to Friend, 1 run

10.2

Balaji to Flower, no run

10.3

Balaji to Flower, no run

10.4

Balaji to Flower, 3 runs

10.5

Balaji to Friend, no run

10.6

Balaji to Friend, no run

End of over 11 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 45/0 (211 runs required from 39 overs, RR: 4.09, RRR: 5.41)
TJ Friend    5* (12b 1x4)      L Balaji    3-0-7-0
GW Flower    17* (36b 2x4)      IK Pathan    5.2-1-18-0

11.1

Nehra to Flower, no run

11.2

Nehra to Flower, no run

11.3

Nehra to Flower, FOUR

11.4

Nehra to Flower, no run

11.5

Nehra to Flower, 1 run

11.6

Nehra to Friend, no run

End of over 12 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 50/0 (206 runs required from 38 overs, RR: 4.16, RRR: 5.42)
TJ Friend    5* (13b 1x4)      A Nehra    4-1-21-0
GW Flower    22* (41b 3x4)      L Balaji    3-0-7-0

12.1

Balaji to Flower, no run

12.2

Balaji to Flower, no run

12.3

Balaji to Flower, no run

12.4

Balaji to Flower, 2 runs

12.5

Balaji to Flower, no run

12.6

Balaji to Flower, no run

End of over 13 (2 runs) Zimbabwe 52/0 (204 runs required from 37 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 5.51)
GW Flower    24* (47b 3x4)      L Balaji    4-0-9-0
TJ Friend    5* (13b 1x4)      A Nehra    4-1-21-0

13.1

Nehra to Friend, 1 run

13.2

Nehra to Flower, 2 runs

13.3

Nehra to Flower, no run

13.4

Nehra to Flower, 1 run

13.5

Nehra to Friend, no run

13.6

Nehra to Friend, no run

End of over 14 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 56/0 (200 runs required from 36 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 5.55)
TJ Friend    6* (16b 1x4)      A Nehra    5-1-25-0
GW Flower    27* (50b 3x4)      L Balaji    4-0-9-0

14.1

Balaji to Flower, no run

14.2

Balaji to Flower, FOUR

14.3

Balaji to Flower, no run

14.4

Balaji to Flower, 3 runs

14.5

Balaji to Friend, 1 run

14.6

Balaji to Flower, 1 run

End of over 15 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 65/0 (191 runs required from 35 overs, RR: 4.33, RRR: 5.45)
GW Flower    35* (55b 4x4)      L Balaji    5-0-18-0
TJ Friend    7* (17b 1x4)      A Nehra    5-1-25-0

15.1

Nehra to Flower, 1 run

15.2

Nehra to Friend, no run

15.3

Nehra to Friend, OUT

TJ Friend run out 7 (35m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.84

15.4

Nehra to Flower, no run

15.5

Nehra to Flower, no run

15.6

Nehra to Flower, no run

End of over 16 (1 run) Zimbabwe 66/1 (190 runs required from 34 overs, RR: 4.12, RRR: 5.58)
GW Flower    36* (59b 4x4)      A Nehra    6-1-26-0
SV Carlisle    0* (0b)      L Balaji    5-0-18-0

16.1

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

16.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

16.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 2 runs

16.4

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

16.5

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 leg bye

16.6

Balaji to Flower, no run

End of over 17 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 69/1 (187 runs required from 33 overs, RR: 4.05, RRR: 5.66)
GW Flower    36* (60b 4x4)      L Balaji    6-0-20-0
SV Carlisle    2* (5b)      A Nehra    6-1-26-0

17.1

Nehra to Carlisle, 1 run

17.2

Nehra to Flower, no run

17.3

Nehra to Flower, no run

17.4

Nehra to Flower, no run

17.5

Nehra to Flower, OUT

GW Flower c Laxman b Nehra 36 (81m 64b 4x4 0x6) SR: 56.25

17.6

Nehra to Carlisle, no run

End of over 18 (1 run) Zimbabwe 70/2 (186 runs required from 32 overs, RR: 3.88, RRR: 5.81)
SV Carlisle    3* (7b)      A Nehra    7-1-27-1
AM Blignaut    0* (0b)      L Balaji    6-0-20-0

18.1

Balaji to Blignaut, 1 run

18.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

18.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 run

18.4

Balaji to Blignaut, no run

18.5

Balaji to Blignaut, 1 wide

18.5

Balaji to Blignaut, OUT

AM Blignaut c Yuvraj Singh b Balaji 1 (5m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

18.6

Balaji to Streak, no run

End of over 19 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 73/3 (183 runs required from 31 overs, RR: 3.84, RRR: 5.90)
HH Streak    0* (1b)      L Balaji    7.1-0-23-1
SV Carlisle    4* (9b)      A Nehra    7-1-27-1

19.1

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

19.2

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

19.3

Kumble to Streak, no run

19.4

Kumble to Streak, no run

19.5

Kumble to Streak, 1 run

19.6

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

End of over 20 (2 runs) Zimbabwe 75/3 (181 runs required from 30 overs, RR: 3.75, RRR: 6.03)
SV Carlisle    5* (12b)      A Kumble    1-0-2-0
HH Streak    1* (4b)      L Balaji    7.1-0-23-1

20.1

Pathan to Streak, no run

20.2

Pathan to Streak, no run

20.3

Pathan to Streak, no run

20.4

Pathan to Streak, no run

20.5

Pathan to Streak, no run

20.6

Pathan to Streak, 1 leg bye

End of over 21 (1 run, maiden) Zimbabwe 76/3 (180 runs required from 29 overs, RR: 3.61, RRR: 6.20)
HH Streak    1* (10b)      IK Pathan    6-2-18-0
SV Carlisle    5* (12b)      A Kumble    1-0-2-0

21.1

Kumble to Streak, 1 run

21.2

Kumble to Carlisle, 2 runs

21.3

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

21.4

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

21.5

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

21.6

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

End of over 22 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 79/3 (177 runs required from 28 overs, RR: 3.59, RRR: 6.32)
SV Carlisle    7* (17b)      A Kumble    2-0-5-0
HH Streak    2* (11b)      IK Pathan    6-2-18-0

22.1

Ganguly to Streak, 1 run

22.2

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

22.3

Ganguly to Streak, OUT

HH Streak b Ganguly 3 (15m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 23.07

22.4

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

22.5

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

22.6

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

End of over 23 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 82/4 (174 runs required from 27 overs, RR: 3.56, RRR: 6.44)
SV Carlisle    8* (20b)      SC Ganguly    1-0-3-1
T Taibu    1* (1b)      A Kumble    2-0-5-0

23.1

Kumble to Taibu, no run

23.2

Kumble to Taibu, no run

23.3

Kumble to Taibu, no run

23.4

Kumble to Taibu, no run

23.5

Kumble to Taibu, no run

23.6

Kumble to Taibu, no run

End of over 24 (maiden) Zimbabwe 82/4 (174 runs required from 26 overs, RR: 3.41, RRR: 6.69)
T Taibu    1* (7b)      A Kumble    3-1-5-0
SV Carlisle    8* (20b)      SC Ganguly    1-0-3-1

24.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

24.2

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

24.3

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

24.4

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

24.5

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 leg bye

24.6

Ganguly to Taibu, 2 runs

End of over 25 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 87/4 (169 runs required from 25 overs, RR: 3.48, RRR: 6.76)
T Taibu    4* (10b)      SC Ganguly    2-0-7-1
SV Carlisle    9* (23b)      A Kumble    3-1-5-0

25.1

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

25.2

Kumble to Taibu, 2 runs

25.3

Kumble to Taibu, no run

25.4

Kumble to Taibu, 1 run

25.5

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

25.6

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 26 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 92/4 (164 runs required from 24 overs, RR: 3.53, RRR: 6.83)
SV Carlisle    11* (26b)      A Kumble    4-1-10-0
T Taibu    7* (13b)      SC Ganguly    2-0-7-1

26.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, 2 runs

26.2

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

26.3

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

26.4

Ganguly to Carlisle, 2 runs

26.5

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

26.6

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 27 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 97/4 (159 runs required from 23 overs, RR: 3.59, RRR: 6.91)
SV Carlisle    16* (32b)      SC Ganguly    3-0-12-1
T Taibu    7* (13b)      A Kumble    4-1-10-0

27.1

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

27.2

Kumble to Taibu, no run

27.3

Kumble to Taibu, no run

27.4

Kumble to Taibu, no run

27.5

Kumble to Taibu, no run

27.6

Kumble to Taibu, 1 run

End of over 28 (2 runs) Zimbabwe 99/4 (157 runs required from 22 overs, RR: 3.53, RRR: 7.13)
T Taibu    8* (18b)      A Kumble    5-1-12-0
SV Carlisle    17* (33b)      SC Ganguly    3-0-12-1

28.1

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

28.2

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

28.3

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

28.4

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

28.5

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

28.6

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

End of over 29 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 103/4 (153 runs required from 21 overs, RR: 3.55, RRR: 7.28)
T Taibu    10* (22b)      SC Ganguly    4-0-16-1
SV Carlisle    19* (35b)      A Kumble    5-1-12-0

29.1

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

29.2

Kumble to Taibu, 1 run

29.3

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

29.4

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

29.5

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

29.6

Kumble to Taibu, no run

End of over 30 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 106/4 (150 runs required from 20 overs, RR: 3.53, RRR: 7.50)
T Taibu    11* (24b)      A Kumble    6-1-15-0
SV Carlisle    21* (39b)      SC Ganguly    4-0-16-1

30.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

30.2

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

30.3

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

30.4

Ganguly to Taibu, 2 leg byes

30.5

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

30.6

Ganguly to Taibu, no run

End of over 31 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 109/4 (147 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 3.51, RRR: 7.73)
T Taibu    11* (29b)      SC Ganguly    5-0-17-1
SV Carlisle    22* (40b)      A Kumble    6-1-15-0

31.1

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

31.2

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

31.3

Kumble to Taibu, no run

31.4

Kumble to Taibu, 1 run

31.5

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

31.6

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 32 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 112/4 (144 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 3.50, RRR: 8.00)
SV Carlisle    24* (44b)      A Kumble    7-1-18-0
T Taibu    12* (31b)      SC Ganguly    5-0-17-1

32.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

32.2

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

32.3

Ganguly to Carlisle, 5 wides

32.3

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

32.4

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

32.5

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

32.6

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 33 (8 runs) Zimbabwe 120/4 (136 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 3.63, RRR: 8.00)
SV Carlisle    26* (49b)      SC Ganguly    6.1-0-25-1
T Taibu    13* (32b)      A Kumble    7-1-18-0

33.1

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

33.2

Kumble to Taibu, 1 run

33.3

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

33.4

Kumble to Taibu, 1 leg bye

33.5

Kumble to Carlisle, no run

33.6

Kumble to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 34 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 125/4 (131 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 3.67, RRR: 8.18)
SV Carlisle    29* (53b)      A Kumble    8-1-22-0
T Taibu    14* (34b)      SC Ganguly    6.1-0-25-1

34.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

34.2

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

34.3

Ganguly to Taibu, 1 run

34.4

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

34.5

Ganguly to Taibu, OUT

T Taibu c Laxman b Ganguly 15 (45m 36b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.66

34.6

Ganguly to Carlisle, no run

End of over 35 (3 runs) Zimbabwe 128/5 (128 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 3.65, RRR: 8.53)
SV Carlisle    31* (57b)      SC Ganguly    7-0-28-2
SM Ervine    0* (0b)      A Kumble    8-1-22-0

35.1

Nehra to Ervine, 2 runs

35.2

Nehra to Ervine, 1 run

35.3

Nehra to Carlisle, 1 run

35.4

Nehra to Ervine, FOUR

35.5

Nehra to Ervine, 1 run

35.6

Nehra to Carlisle, 1 run

End of over 36 (10 runs) Zimbabwe 138/5 (118 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 3.83, RRR: 8.42)
SV Carlisle    33* (59b)      A Nehra    8-1-37-1
SM Ervine    8* (4b 1x4)      SC Ganguly    7-0-28-2

36.1

Ganguly to Carlisle, 1 run

36.2

Ganguly to Ervine, 2 runs

36.3

Ganguly to Ervine, 2 runs

36.4

Ganguly to Ervine, FOUR

36.5

Ganguly to Ervine, 1 run

36.6

Ganguly to Carlisle, OUT

SV Carlisle c †Patel b Ganguly 34 (92m 61b 0x4 0x6) SR: 55.73

End of over 37 (10 runs) Zimbabwe 148/6 (108 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 8.30)
     SC Ganguly    8-0-38-3
SM Ervine    17* (8b 2x4)      A Nehra    8-1-37-1

37.1

Nehra to Ervine, no run

37.2

Nehra to Ervine, 1 run

37.3

Nehra to Ebrahim, 1 run

37.4

Nehra to Ervine, 1 run

37.5

Nehra to Ebrahim, FOUR

37.6

Nehra to Ebrahim, no run

End of over 38 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 155/6 (101 runs required from 12 overs, RR: 4.07, RRR: 8.41)
DD Ebrahim    5* (3b 1x4)      A Nehra    9-1-44-1
SM Ervine    19* (11b 2x4)      SC Ganguly    8-0-38-3

38.1

Ganguly to Ervine, 1 run

38.2

Ganguly to Ebrahim, 2 runs

38.3

Ganguly to Ebrahim, no run

38.4

Ganguly to Ebrahim, 2 runs

38.5

Ganguly to Ebrahim, no run

38.6

Ganguly to Ebrahim, 1 run

End of over 39 (6 runs) Zimbabwe 161/6 (95 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 4.12, RRR: 8.63)
DD Ebrahim    10* (8b 1x4)      SC Ganguly    9-0-44-3
SM Ervine    20* (12b 2x4)      A Nehra    9-1-44-1

39.2

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 wide

39.1

Pathan to Ebrahim, FOUR

39.2

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

39.3

Pathan to Ervine, 1 run

39.4

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

39.5

Pathan to Ervine, no run

39.6

Pathan to Ervine, 1 run

End of over 40 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 170/6 (86 runs required from 60 balls, RR: 4.25, RRR: 8.60)
SM Ervine    22* (15b 2x4)      IK Pathan    7.1-2-27-0
DD Ebrahim    16* (11b 2x4)      SC Ganguly    9-0-44-3

40.1

Kumble to Ervine, no run

40.2

Kumble to Ervine, FOUR

40.3

Kumble to Ervine, 2 runs

40.4

Kumble to Ervine, 2 runs

40.5

Kumble to Ervine, FOUR

40.6

Kumble to Ervine, no run

End of over 41 (12 runs) Zimbabwe 182/6 (74 runs required from 54 balls, RR: 4.43, RRR: 8.22)
SM Ervine    34* (21b 4x4)      A Kumble    9-1-34-0
DD Ebrahim    16* (11b 2x4)      IK Pathan    7.1-2-27-0

41.1

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

41.2

Pathan to Ervine, 1 run

41.3

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

41.4

Pathan to Ervine, no run

41.5

Pathan to Ervine, 1 run

41.6

Pathan to Ebrahim, no run

End of over 42 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 186/6 (70 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 4.42, RRR: 8.75)
DD Ebrahim    18* (14b 2x4)      IK Pathan    8-2-31-0
SM Ervine    36* (24b 4x4)      A Kumble    9-1-34-0

42.1

Kumble to Ervine, 1 run

42.2

Kumble to Ebrahim, 2 runs

42.3

Kumble to Ebrahim, FOUR

42.4

Kumble to Ebrahim, no run

42.5

Kumble to Ebrahim, 1 run

42.6

Kumble to Ervine, 2 runs

End of over 43 (10 runs) Zimbabwe 196/6 (60 runs required from 42 balls, RR: 4.55, RRR: 8.57)
SM Ervine    39* (26b 4x4)      A Kumble    10-1-44-0
DD Ebrahim    25* (18b 3x4)      IK Pathan    8-2-31-0

43.1

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

43.2

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

43.3

Balaji to Ebrahim, 1 run

43.4

Balaji to Ervine, OUT

SM Ervine c Ganguly b Balaji 39 (47m 27b 4x4 0x6) SR: 144.44

43.5

Balaji to Price, FOUR

43.6

Balaji to Price, 3 runs

End of over 44 (8 runs) Zimbabwe 204/7 (52 runs required from 36 balls, RR: 4.63, RRR: 8.66)
RW Price    7* (2b 1x4)      L Balaji    8-0-31-2
DD Ebrahim    26* (21b 3x4)      A Kumble    10-1-44-0

44.1

Ganguly to Price, 1 run

44.2

Ganguly to Ebrahim, 1 run

44.3

Ganguly to Price, 3 runs

44.4

Ganguly to Ebrahim, 1 run

44.5

Ganguly to Price, 1 run

44.6

Ganguly to Ebrahim, FOUR

End of over 45 (11 runs) Zimbabwe 215/7 (41 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.77, RRR: 8.20)
DD Ebrahim    32* (24b 4x4)      SC Ganguly    10-0-55-3
RW Price    12* (5b 1x4)      L Balaji    8-0-31-2

45.1

Balaji to Price, 2 runs

45.2

Balaji to Price, no run

45.3

Balaji to Price, 1 leg bye

45.4

Balaji to Ebrahim, 1 run

45.5

Balaji to Price, 1 run

45.6

Balaji to Ebrahim, 2 runs

End of over 46 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 222/7 (34 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 4.82, RRR: 8.50)
DD Ebrahim    35* (26b 4x4)      L Balaji    9-0-37-2
RW Price    15* (9b 1x4)      SC Ganguly    10-0-55-3

46.2

Pathan to Price, 1 wide

46.1

Pathan to Price, 1 run

46.2

Pathan to Ebrahim, (no ball) 2 runs

46.2

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

46.3

Pathan to Price, 1 run

46.4

Pathan to Ebrahim, 1 run

46.5

Pathan to Price, 1 run

46.6

Pathan to Ebrahim, OUT

DD Ebrahim c Ganguly b Pathan 39 (52m 30b 4x4 0x6) SR: 130.00

End of over 47 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 231/8 (25 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 4.91, RRR: 8.33)
     IK Pathan    9.2-2-40-1
RW Price    18* (12b 1x4)      L Balaji    9-0-37-2

47.1

Balaji to Hondo, OUT

DT Hondo run out 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

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 20, 2004

Zimbabwe put up their best showing of the series, but fell short by 24 runs, India v Zimbabwe, VB Series, Brisbane, 6th ODI, January 20, 2004

Zimbabwe put up their best showing of the series, but fell short by 24 runs

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Jan 20, 2004

Sean Ervine gave the ball an almighty thump at the death, India v Zimbabwe, VB Series, Brisbane, 6th ODI, January 20, 2004

Sean Ervine gave the ball an almighty thump at the death

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