Commonwealth Bank Series, 7th Match: Australia v India at Brisbane, Feb 19, 2012
Australia won by 110 runs
19 February 2012 - day/night match (50-over match)
13.2

Raina to Ponting, no run, full ball to Ponting, who leans out and works it watchfully to the leg side.

13.3

Raina to Ponting, no run, shorter, Ponting goes back and nudges to the leg side.

13.4

Raina to Ponting, no run, tossed up outside off, Ponting plays it back to Raina, who is hustling him by bowling his over very quickly.

13.5

Raina to Ponting, no run, full ball outside off, defended again.

13.6

Raina to Ponting, no run, another dot, as Raina keeps it full and gets Ponting to defend to the leg side.

Australia 71/1   RT Ponting 0* (5b)
14.2

Pathan to Ponting, no run, pitched up outside off stump, Ponting reaches out and defends to the off side.

14.3

Pathan to Ponting, no run, back of a length outside off, Ponting steers gingerly to cover-point.

14.4

Pathan to Ponting, no run, still on 0. Pitched up outside off, he leans out and check drives to mid-on.

14.5

Pathan to Ponting, no run, pitched well up on the stumps, Ponting again drives to mid on.

14.6

Pathan to Ponting, no run, Ponting is taking his time. Back of a length outside off stump, and defended to mid-off this time.

Australia 72/1   RT Ponting 0* (10b)
15.4

Raina to Ponting, no run, short ball, Ponting goes back and works it to mid-on. Not looking the part. At all.

15.5

Raina to Ponting, no run, full ball, Ponting defends off the front foot again.

15.6

Raina to Ponting, 1 run, stop the press. Ponting has a run. Leans out and opens the face to steer a single behind point.

Australia 74/1   RT Ponting 1* (13b)
16.1

Pathan to Ponting, 1 run, just when we were talking highly of India's fielding, Zaheer Khan reminds us of the good old days. Lets a Ponting off drive go straight through the legs for a single.

16.3

Pathan to Ponting, no run, pitched up on off stump, Ponting meets the ball with a forward press and plays it to mid off.

16.4

Pathan to Ponting, no run, he's forward again, opens the face and guides to point.

16.5

Pathan to Ponting, no run, and again, moves across and drives with a flowing blade into the covers. No intent to get a run there.

16.6

Pathan to Ponting, 2 runs, whoa, Ponting jumps out and looks to carve up and over the off side. Thick outside edge, rolls down to third man, where Vinay does well to keep the runs down to two

Australia 78/1   RT Ponting 4* (18b)
17.3

Khan to Ponting, no run, Ponting tried to leave that but the ball hit the under edge and rolled to the keeper

17.4

Khan to Ponting, no run, Pontin tries to clip that in the air over the on side but the ball clips his pads and rolls away

17.5

Khan to Ponting, 1 run, Ponting tries to drive past cover but checks his shot and pats it to the off side, takes a quick single

Australia 80/1   RT Ponting 5* (21b)
18.1

Vinay Kumar to Ponting, 1 run, if only there had been a backward point he would have taken that comfortably, slashed on the up to the deep, Ponting looking circumspect

18.4

Vinay Kumar to Ponting, no run, gets across and pushes it softly down the track

18.5

Vinay Kumar to Ponting, 1 run, good running, he punches it in front of mid-on and sets off quickly for the single

Australia 83/1   RT Ponting 7* (24b)
19.1

Khan to Ponting, no run, Zaheer hides the seam again, he gets behind the line and pushes it down the track

19.2

Khan to Ponting, OUT, Ponting's struggle ends! He falls for the trap thanks to some intelligent field placing, drifts on the pads and he tries to loft over the leg side but ends up finding Irfan at deep backward square leg

RT Ponting c Pathan b Khan 7 (33m 26b 0x4 0x6) SR: 26.92

Australia 83/2   RT Ponting 7 (26b)
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