1.1

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, bustling delivery, lifting into the bat and tucked into the leg side

1.2

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, through to the keeper

1.3

Bresnan to Rahane, 1 run, on the pads again, England giving no width so far but a few freebies into the leg side

1.4

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, signs of swing from back of a length, but Parthiv sights it early and lets it go

1.5

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 wide, speared out towards the tramlines, he's not getting away with that

1.5

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, blocked back down the track, and gathered in Bresnan's followthrough

1.6

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, solidly behind the line on off stump

India 6/0   TT Bresnan 1-0-2-0

3.1

Bresnan to Rahane, 1 run, prodded down to third man

3.2

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, poked back up the track to where the bowler is standing in his followthrough

3.3

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, solid in defence again

3.4

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 run, pushed on the up, on the back foot, a quick single to cover

3.5

Bresnan to Rahane, 1 wide, down the leg side

3.5

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, good carry as Kieswetter gathers with fingers skyward

3.6

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, solid finish to the over, as the groundstaff hustle some sawdust out to the middle

India 10/0   TT Bresnan 2-0-5-0

5.1

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, a strangled appeal from Bresnan as this one nips back to strike a combination of pad and glove, as Parthiv props a long way forward

5.2

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 run, dropped! Poor Ben Stokes' first significant touch of the ball in international cricket is a low spill at backward point. Whoops. That hit the heel of his hands, and never looked like sticking

5.3

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, turned off the toes to square leg

5.4

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, compact drive to mid-off

5.5

Bresnan to Rahane, FOUR, short, and slotted through midwicket with a swivel-pull. Nicely done

5.6

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, pushed off the back foot to point, where the ball is half-stopped, but that's enough to deter the run.

India 20/0   TT Bresnan 3-0-10-0

7.1

Bresnan to Rahane, 3 runs, good shot, up and over cover. Not quite timed, but beats the infield

7.2

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, banged in short, and Parthiv withdraws the gloves

7.3

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 run, Parthiv didn't know much about that, but fortunately nor did the fielders. An attempted clip to leg takes a fat outside edge, and loops safely down to third man

7.4

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, into line and defended

7.5

Bresnan to Rahane, FOUR, well played, a cramped pull off a decent length, gets it very fine and beats fine leg

7.6

Bresnan to Rahane, no run, firmly forward, mid-on gathers

India 32/0   TT Bresnan 4-0-18-0

22.1

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

22.2

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 leg bye, takes the pad backward of square

22.3

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

22.4

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, goes for a pull but is too early on the shot and gets beaten

22.5

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, a slower-ball bouncer, tries to open the face to third man but doesn't make contact

22.6

Bresnan to PA Patel, 2 runs, clipped through midwicket

India 109/2   TT Bresnan 5-0-22-0

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

24.3

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 run, a conventional short ball this time which is powerful pulled away and goes one bounce to deep square

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   TT Bresnan 6-0-24-0

26.1

Bresnan to PA Patel, 2 runs, nicely played, flicked strongly over midwicket and finds the gap which means deep square-leg has to do the fielding

26.2

Bresnan to PA Patel, 1 run, worked neatly off the pads to deep square

26.3

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

26.4

Bresnan to PA Patel, FOUR, well played, not every pull he's played has been convincing but this one was as he latches on and sends it in front of square

26.5

Bresnan to PA Patel, FOUR, repeats the dose, not clever bowler from Bresnan and this one also beats deep square...excellent over for India

26.6

Bresnan to PA Patel, no run, remembers to pitch it up this time and is punched to mid-on

India 131/2   TT Bresnan 7-0-36-0

45.1

Bresnan to Dhoni, 1 run, punched back very firmly towards Bresnan who can't stop it in his follow through

45.2

Bresnan to Raina, 1 run, good delivery, full at the stumps and it's squeezed into the leg side

45.3

Bresnan to Dhoni, 1 run, a well-controlled pull out to deep square-leg

45.4

Bresnan to Raina, no run, beaten by a slower short ball which he tries to glide down to third man

45.5

Bresnan to Raina, 1 run, comes out as a low full toss but Raina can only clip it out to deep midwicket

45.6

Bresnan to Dhoni, 1 run, good over from Bresnan as this full delivery only costs a single to long off

India 249/4   TT Bresnan 8-0-41-0

47.1

Bresnan to Dhoni, no run, good bouncer, that was sharp from Bresnan and it beats Dhoni's hook shot

47.2

Bresnan to Dhoni, FOUR, he connects with this one, heaves it through square leg and splits the deep fielders

47.3

Bresnan to Dhoni, 1 run, now he flat-bats a pull down to long on...he was aiming that more through midwicket

47.4

Bresnan to Raina, 2 runs, super yorker, Raina jabs down and an inside scoots past the stumps towards fine leg

47.5

Bresnan to Raina, 2 runs, good legs from Raina as he scampers back for a second having worked this into the leg side

47.6

Bresnan to Raina, no run, beat outside off as tries to place this down to third man

India 263/4   TT Bresnan 9-0-50-0

49.1

Bresnan to Dhoni, no run, full and wide, Dhoni bunts it to cover and doesn't try for a run

49.2

Bresnan to Dhoni, 2 runs, low full toss is swung hard down the ground and a poor throw means the two is completed

49.3

Bresnan to Dhoni, OUT, big swing from Dhoni results in a thin edge through to the keeper...a curious innings by the captain who never really got going, but he always had to be aware of a fairly long tail

MS Dhoni c †Kieswetter b Bresnan 33 (41m 36b 2x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

49.4

Bresnan to Ashwin, OUT, now he's on a hat-trick...full and straight at off stump, the batsman gave himself some room and didn't make contact. Good stuff from Bresnan, England taking momentum into the break

R Ashwin b Bresnan 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

49.5

Bresnan to Vinay Kumar, 1 run, went full but Kumar manages to drive down to long-on

49.6

Bresnan to Kumar, 1 run, short of a length, angled away to backward point and that's a super finish from Bresnan

India 274/7   TT Bresnan 10-0-54-2
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