VB Series, 2003/04 / Commentary

VB Series - 12th match

India v Zimbabwe

India won by 4 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)

1.1

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

1.2

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

1.3

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

1.4

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

1.5

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

1.6

Balaji to Ebrahim, 3 runs

Zimbabwe 4/2   L Balaji 1-0-3-0

3.1

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

3.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

3.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 run

3.4

Balaji to Ebrahim, 1 wide

3.4

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

3.5

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

3.6

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

Zimbabwe 8/2   L Balaji 2.1-0-5-0

5.1

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

5.2

Balaji to Ebrahim, 1 run

5.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 run

5.4

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

5.5

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

5.6

Balaji to Ebrahim, no run

Zimbabwe 10/2   L Balaji 3-0-7-0

7.1

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

7.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

7.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 run

7.4

Balaji to Ervine, 1 run

7.5

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

7.6

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

Zimbabwe 14/3   L Balaji 4-0-9-0

9.1

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

9.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

9.3

Balaji to Carlisle, 1 run

9.4

Balaji to Ervine, no run

9.5

Balaji to Ervine, 1 wide

9.5

Balaji to Ervine, no run

9.6

Balaji to Ervine, no run

Zimbabwe 22/3   L Balaji 5.1-0-11-0

11.1

Balaji to Carlisle, FOUR

11.2

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

11.3

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

11.4

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

11.5

Balaji to Carlisle, 2 runs

11.6

Balaji to Carlisle, no run

Zimbabwe 35/3   L Balaji 6-0-17-0

18.1

Balaji to Streak, no run

18.2

Balaji to Streak, no run

18.3

Balaji to Streak, no run

18.4

Balaji to Streak, no run

18.5

Balaji to Streak, no run

18.6

Balaji to Streak, no run

Zimbabwe 79/5   L Balaji 7-1-17-0

20.2

Balaji to Streak, 1 wide

20.1

Balaji to Streak, no run

20.2

Balaji to Streak, 2 runs

20.3

Balaji to Streak, OUT

HH Streak c Laxman b Balaji 6 (17m 12b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

20.4

Balaji to Friend, no run

20.5

Balaji to Friend, no run

20.6

Balaji to Friend, 5 wides

20.6

Balaji to Friend, no run

Zimbabwe 90/6   L Balaji 8.1-1-25-1

22.1

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, 2 runs

22.2

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

22.3

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

22.4

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

22.5

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, FOUR

22.6

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

Zimbabwe 101/6   L Balaji 9-1-31-1

24.1

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

24.2

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

24.3

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

24.4

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

24.5

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, no run

24.6

Balaji to Matsikenyeri, 1 run

Zimbabwe 104/7   L Balaji 10-1-32-1
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
No result
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Photos

Feb 5, 2004

Rahul Dravid tackles a short ball in ungainly fashion, India v Zimbabwe, 12th ODI, VB Series, Perth, February 3rd, 2004

Rahul Dravid tackles a short ball in ungainly fashion

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Feb 3, 2004

Zimbabwe had run India close, but the Indian fans could heave a sigh of relief in the end, 12th ODI, VB Series, Perth, February 3rd, 2004

Zimbabwe had run India close, but the Indian fans could heave a sigh of relief in the end

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