Commonwealth Bank Series - 1st match

Australia v India

Australia won by 65 runs (D/L method)

14.1

RG Sharma to Wade, no run, again Wade drives hard and finds extra cover

14.2

RG Sharma to Wade, 1 run, shortish and spinning across, he makes room and gets it to sweeper cover

14.3

RG Sharma to Clarke, 2 runs

14.4

RG Sharma to Clarke, OUT, Clarke takes on the flighted ball from around the stumps and lofts it straight to deep midwicket, part-timer picks up a crucial wicket

MJ Clarke c R Sharma b RG Sharma 10 (24m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 47.61

14.5

RG Sharma to MEK Hussey, no run, pushes a flighted ball to extra cover

14.6

RG Sharma to MEK Hussey, 1 run, guides a flat delivery to sweeper cover

Australia 50/3   RG Sharma 1-0-4-1

16.1

RG Sharma to Wade, no run, tries to cut this one but it bounces too much and beats him

16.2

RG Sharma to Wade, 2 runs, Wade charges down the track, Rohit drags it short, Wade flails and an inside edge past Dhoni saves him

16.3

RG Sharma to Wade, FOUR, he got hold of this one alright, short again, on middle, he backs away, opens up and thumps it over midwicket

16.4

RG Sharma to Wade, 1 run, much fuller on leg, pushed in front of square leg

16.5

RG Sharma to MEK Hussey, 2 runs, not short enough but Hussey has time to pull it through midwicket

16.6

RG Sharma to MEK Hussey, FOUR, Hussey gets another one away, the line is on leg and he is down on a knee in a flash to sweep it to the deep square leg boundary

Australia 71/3   RG Sharma 2-0-17-1
Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 8, 2012
Australia won by 16 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 6, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Brisbane - Mar 4, 2012
Australia won by 15 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Mar 2, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 9 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Hobart - Feb 28, 2012
India won by 7 wickets (with 80 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 5, 2012

Clint McKay celebrates the wicket of Rohit Sharma, Australia v India, CB Series, 1st ODI, Melbourne, February 5, 2012

Clint McKay celebrates the wicket of Rohit Sharma

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Feb 5, 2012

Virat Kohli works one to the leg side, Australia v India, CB Series, 1st ODI, Melbourne, February 5, 2012

Virat Kohli works one to the leg side

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