Compaq Cup - 2nd match

India v New Zealand

India won by 6 wickets (with 57 balls remaining)

17.1

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 2 runs, picks the flighted delivery from outside off and paddles it to fine-leg region

17.2

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, And so, Harbhajan lands it further outside off and gets good turn, left alone

17.3

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, leans across outside off and guides the ball to cover point

17.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, from round the stumps to the lefty, drifts across ,lands on the middle and leg, turns to get the leading edge to the off side

17.5

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, on the middle and leg, this time Oram is more cautious and defends to the on side with the full face of the bat

17.6

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, leans forward to offer the dead-bat

New Zealand 58/4   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-3-0

19.1

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, turns sharply from the leg stump, Oram is squared-up and edges it to the off side

19.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, turned past square-leg for a single

19.3

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, fetches it from outside off and sweeps it to long leg

19.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, drops it a touch short, Oram goes back to push it to the bowler

19.5

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, flighted full just outside leg, flicked to backward square-leg

19.6

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, slip and leg slip in place and Elliott goes right back to defend it back down the track

New Zealand 65/4   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-6-0

21.1

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, turns in from outside off, nudged past square-leg for a single

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, FOUR, pushes it through a tad quicker, full and down the leg side, glanced away to the fine-leg boundary

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, toppie from round the stumps, Oram edges it to the pad while trying to defend on the front foot

21.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, this one spins away slowly, pushed to cover

21.5

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, over-spin on that , around the off stump line, pushed to the off side

21.6

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, skids on towards the middle, ever so slowly, clipped to deep midwicket region

New Zealand 73/5   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-12-0

23.1

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, slip and backward short-leg in place and it has been punched down to long-on for a single

23.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, lovely off break, lures Oram forward before spinning away from the outer edge

23.3

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, this one goes on straight, still from round the stumps to the left-handed ORam, pushed away to point

23.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, tries to sweep from outside off, misses and is hit outside the off stump

23.5

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, gets forward to drive to long-off for a single

23.6

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, flighted full outside off, whipped down to long-on

New Zealand 80/5   Harbhajan Singh 4-0-15-0

25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, goes for the sweep, doesn't quite connect well and the ball rolls away to the on side

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, a touch short, Oram gets on to the back foot to punch it to long-off

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 3 runs, stays round the stumps to the right-handed Broom, delivers a floater outside off stump, Broom is caught at the crease and stabs it past Dravid at slip

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, flighted around off, driven down to long-off

25.5

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, from round the stumps, on the middle stump line, turning into middle and leg, clipped past square-leg

25.6

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, comes down the track and drives to right of RP at long-off

New Zealand 91/5   Harbhajan Singh 5-0-22-0

27.1

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, turns in from outside off, slightly short, worked to deep midwicket off the back foot

27.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, lands outside off, spins away to evade the attempted sweep

27.3

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, no run, gets forward to defend to the off side

27.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, FOUR, skips down the track, reaches out to chip it over mid-on ... clears the fielder comfortably

27.5

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, gets forward to push it through covers for a single

27.6

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 2 runs, stretches across to guide the flighted delivery through point and NZ cross 100

New Zealand 101/5   Harbhajan Singh 6-0-30-0

29.1

Harbhajan Singh to Vettori, 1 run, from round the stumps, on the pads, tucked behind square-leg for a single

29.2

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, no run, tossed up outside off, spins in, Broom goes right back to defend

29.3

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, no run, turns in with some bounce, moves past the waft and bounds off the thigh pad towards short leg

29.4

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 1 run, stays back to work it with the turn past square-leg

29.5

Harbhajan Singh to Vettori, 1 run, gets it from outside off and wrists it past square-leg for a single

29.6

Harbhajan Singh to Broom, 2 runs, stays back to punch the off break to between long-on and deep midwicket. They turn back for the second. Harbhajan isn't too happy and says to his fielders "Ek doosre ka mooh kya dekh rahe ho?!" (why are guys looking at each other's faces?)

New Zealand 107/6   Harbhajan Singh 7-0-35-0

39.1

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, flighted outside off stump, turned to short midwicket

39.2

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, spins in from outside off, bounces as well, beats the defensive prod to hit the pad high

39.3

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, goes back to push the off break back to the bowler

39.4

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, 3 runs, a tad quicker, outside off stump, holds its line, short in length, punched to deep-point region for three runs

39.5

Harbhajan Singh to Vettori, no run, turns towards off stump, nudged away to the off side

39.6

Harbhajan Singh to Vettori, 1 run, spins from outside leg, a touch short in length, punched to long-on for a single

New Zealand 140/8   Harbhajan Singh 8-0-39-0
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Sep 11, 2009

Ashish Nehra was the Man of the Match for his 3 for 24, India v New Zealand, 2nd match, Compaq Cup, Colombo, September 11, 2009

Ashish Nehra was the Man of the Match for his 3 for 24

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Sep 11, 2009

MS Dhoni is presented with the winning team's cheque, India v New Zealand, 2nd match, Compaq Cup, Colombo, September 11, 2009

MS Dhoni is presented with the winning team's cheque

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