India in England T20I Match - Only T20I

England v India

England won by 6 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)

6.1

Patel to Dravid, no run, tight line on middle and leg, Dravid can't get the cut away

6.2

Patel to Dravid, 1 run, tossed up, Dravid drives to long-on for a single. India have 50

6.3

Patel to Rahane, 1 run, back of a length to Rahane who dabs another single to long-on.

6.4

Patel to Dravid, 1 run, Dravid comes out of the crease, but isn't to the pitch. He still gets the single away through mid-on.

6.5

Patel to Rahane, 2 runs, innovative from Rahane, he hangs back in the crease to a short ball and chips it intentionally over the covers for a couple.

6.6

Patel to Rahane, 1 run, another chip shot, he goes over mid-on this time and gets a single to retain strike.

India 55/1   SR Patel 1-0-6-0

8.1

Patel to Dravid, 1 run, this time Dravid gets bat on it as he jumps out and drives down the grounf. He's not timing them too well so far, but a single this time.

8.2

Patel to Rahane, no run, lands on leg and turns across sharply, Rahane is beaten by the extra turn ...

8.3

Patel to Rahane, 1 run, short of a length on the pads, he nudges through square leg for one.

8.4

Patel to Dravid, 1 run, Dravid advances again and gets close to the flight, but not quite. He chips it intentionally short of the man at long-off for a single

8.5

Patel to Rahane, 2 runs, A fifty on debut! Rahane has looked majestic today. He hangs back and works against the spin through midwicket and charges back like a man possessed for the second.

8.6

Patel to Rahane, 1 run, fuller from Samit, Rahane clips through midwicket for another single

India 71/1   SR Patel 2-0-12-0

10.1

Patel to Dravid, 1 run, fired in on the pads, Dravid again looks to go big over the leg side and inside edges it to short third man for one.

10.2

Patel to Rahane, 1 run, Rahane skips out and drives down the ground for one.

10.3

Patel to Dravid, 2 runs, finally Dravid gets a bit of bat on one of these swipes, but still can't find the boundary. Couple taken to midwicket.

10.4

Patel to Dravid, SIX, Dravid's hit one of the mightiest sixes he has ever hit! That was in the slot, he has had a few sighters and he just bangs it miles over midwicket.

10.5

Patel to Dravid, SIX, the timing is coming back! Dravid trots out this time and exquisitely launches Samit over long-on for six more.

10.6

Patel to Dravid, SIX, Dravid's hit three consecutive sixes. I am pinching myself hard. Ouch. I am not dreaming. Bosh! Another flat nothign ball from Russel Peters, and he sure is getting hurt a real bad here. Slg-swept into the crowd behind midwicket again.

India 101/1   SR Patel 3-0-34-0
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England v India at Manchester - Aug 31, 2011
England won by 6 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
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Aug 31, 2011

Out of the frame: Samit Patel still has the bat handle, but the blade is heading for midwicket, England v India, Twenty20, Old Trafford, August 31, 2011

Out of the frame: Samit Patel still has the bat handle, but the blade is heading for midwicket

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Aug 31, 2011

Samit Patel pumps the air as he hits the winning runs, England v India, Twenty20, Old Trafford, August 31, 2011

Samit Patel pumps the air as he hits the winning runs

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