17.5

Broad to Kohli, no run, no surprise, gets a short one first up and ducks underneath

17.6

Broad to Kohli, 1 run, opens the face to third man to get off the mark

India 88/2   V Kohli 1* (2b)

18.1

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, defended solidly to cover

18.2

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, behind the line again

18.3

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, worked into the leg side

18.5

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, inside edge into the pad which lands down by Kohli's feet

18.6

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, ends a tight over from Dernbach

India 90/2   V Kohli 2* (7b)

19.6

Broad to Kohli, no run, defended to the on side

India 91/2   V Kohli 2* (8b)

20.2

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, moves across the crease and flicks out to deep square

India 93/2   V Kohli 3* (9b)

21.1

Patel to Kohli, no run, round the wicket, pushed to cover

21.2

Patel to Kohli, no run, defended with bat and pad together

21.3

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, goes back to one that doesn't turn, almost gets into a tangle but places into the off side

21.5

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, worked away, milking the spinner's first over

India 104/2   V Kohli 5* (13b)

22.1

Bresnan to Kohli, 1 run, worked off the hip out to deep square

22.3

Bresnan to Kohli, 1 run, short ball, Kohli hops back and rolls the wrists to find space in the leg side

India 107/2   V Kohli 7* (15b)

23.1

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, driven down to long off

23.3

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, excellent work from Bell at backward point to cut off a powerful cut

23.5

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, opens the face and finds the gap to deep cover

India 114/2   V Kohli 10* (18b)

24.1

Bresnan to Kohli, no run, full on off stump, defended down to mid-on

24.2

Bresnan to Kohli, 1 run, a slower-bouncer, Kohli waits nicely and pulls to fine leg

24.4

Bresnan to Kohli, no run, pushed into the covers

24.5

Bresnan to Kohli, no run, tried to take this from off stump into the leg side but can't beat midwicket

24.6

Bresnan to Kohli, no run, defended to cover as we reach the half-way point of the innings

India 116/2   V Kohli 11* (23b)

25.2

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, continues to ease the spinner around with a single down the ground

25.5

Patel to Kohli, no run, tries to work into the leg side but takes the pad into the off side

25.6

Patel to Kohli, no run, done for a lack of pace, he saw it short, went for the pull but was through his shot and was taken on the stomach

India 119/2   V Kohli 12* (26b)

26.3

Bresnan to Kohli, 1 run, angled into the right hander which allows him to pick space on the leg side

India 123/2   V Kohli 13* (27b)

27.1

Patel to Kohli, no run, very full and dug out to cover

27.2

Patel to Kohli, no run, defended into midwicket

27.3

Patel to Kohli, no run, driven very hard off the back foot but excellent fielding at cover by Morgan who gets at least two high-fives for his efforts

27.4

Patel to Kohli, no run, good stuff from Patel, cramps Kohli for room as he tries to find a gap into the off side

27.5

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, yorker-length again and can only be driven down the ground

India 132/2   V Kohli 14* (32b)

28.1

Dernbach to Kohli, FOUR, that's dismissive from Kohli, he gets a back-of-a-length delivery and pulls it powerfully over straight midwicket

28.2

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, good reply from Dernbach, pitches it up a touch more around off stump and Kohli is beaten

28.3

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, worked away through square leg

28.6

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, slower ball on off stump, Kohli plays with a turn of the wrists into the leg side

India 143/2   V Kohli 20* (36b 1x4)

29.1

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, pushed down to long off

29.3

Patel to Kohli, no run, perhaps an arm ball as it he can't get it away

29.4

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, tucked into the big gap on the leg side

India 146/2   V Kohli 22* (39b 1x4)

30.1

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, back-foot drive, straight to cover

30.2

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, slower ball, guided with soft hands to gully, where a clean pick-up might have been close. Stokes fumbles though

30.5

Dernbach to Kohli, no run, a bit of a fumble in the pick-up, but it makes no odds

30.6

Dernbach to Kohli, 1 run, guided with an open face to third man

India 153/2   V Kohli 24* (43b 1x4)

31.1

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, drilled into the deep

31.6

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, patted up to mid-on

India 160/2   V Kohli 26* (45b 1x4)

32.1

Trott to Kohli, 1 run, full and floaty. Patted to mid-on

32.3

Trott to Kohli, no run, good delivery, looked like an offcutter, and took an inside-edge to square leg

32.4

Trott to Kohli, no run, solid stuff, on the off stump, and patted to mid-on

32.5

Trott to Kohli, 1 run, chiselled into the leg-side, the lack of pace and tight line is a good combination on this track. So far

India 163/2   V Kohli 28* (49b 1x4)

33.1

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, dabbed to long-off

33.4

Patel to Kohli, 1 run

33.6

Patel to Kohli, 1 run, flicked out to deep midwicket

India 172/2   V Kohli 31* (52b 1x4)

34.1

Trott to Kohli, FOUR, too short from Trott, and slashed through point. No margin for error at his pace

34.2

Trott to Kohli, no run, width again but fuller, and gets away with it

34.3

Trott to Kohli, no run, a hint of swing from outside off, and drilled firmly to short cover

34.4

Trott to Kohli, 2 runs, tapped to midwicket and an ambitious second run, a poor throw from Anderson ensures there are no alarms

34.5

Trott to Kohli, 1 wide, down the leg-side, a bonus run

34.5

Trott to Kohli, no run, hesitation as Patel steams in, but he makes his ground safely

34.6

Trott to Kohli, no run, punched to short cover. A mostly decent over from Trott

India 179/2   V Kohli 37* (58b 2x4)

35.2

Broad to Kohli, no run, a firm click of willow, but straight to mid-off

35.3

Broad to Kohli, FOUR, short, slashed, top-edged, safe. No cutting that off at third man

35.4

Broad to Kohli, 1 run, on the toes, clipped square

India 185/2   V Kohli 42* (61b 3x4)

36.1

Anderson to Kohli, 1 run, nip off the pitch and helped round the corner with a clip off the pads

36.3

Anderson to Kohli, no run, blocked on a good length, midwicket cleans up

36.4

Anderson to Kohli, 2 runs, chipped out to deep midwicket, and they go for a dicey second run, but they are safely home in the end, despite an accurate throw from the deep

36.5

Anderson to Kohli, 1 run, straighter, and punched to long-on

India 190/2   V Kohli 46* (65b 3x4)

37.1

Broad to Kohli, 1 run, dabbed down to long-on

37.5

Broad to Kohli, 2 runs, tucked off the toes to deep midwicket, good running

37.6

Broad to Kohli, no run, short and left alone

India 194/3   V Kohli 49* (68b 3x4)

38.4

Anderson to Kohli, 1 run, tip-and-run outside off, a scampered single to point, and that's Kohli's fifty. Well played

38.6

Anderson to Kohli, 1 run, short, and pulled firmly to deep midwicket

India 202/3   V Kohli 51* (70b 3x4)

39.1

Patel to Kohli, no run, round the wicket, driven hard back to the bowler

39.2

Patel to Kohli, FOUR, finds the gap at deep midwicket, just a touch too short

39.3

Patel to Kohli, OUT, the perfect comeback! Samit pushes his next ball through a touch quicker, Kohli leans back for the cut, but under-edges onto his stumps!

V Kohli b Patel 55 (92m 73b 4x4 0x6) SR: 75.34

India 206/4   V Kohli 55 (73b 4x4)
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