India tour of England, 3rd ODI: England v India at The Oval, Sep 9, 2011
England won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining) (D/L method)
9 September 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)

Bresnan to Raina, FOUR, finally there's a boundary and it's greeted with loud cheers. Raina hops across in his crease and fends awkwardly at a short ball that rises into his ribs. He gets an edge down leg side and Kieswetter can't catch it.

India 23/3   SK Raina 6* (9b 1x4)   TT Bresnan 4.4-1-8-0

Anderson to Dhoni, FOUR, full ball outside off, Dhoni moves forward and drives, he manages to beat the dive from the fielder at mid-off and scores India's first proper boundary of the day

India 29/4   MS Dhoni 4* (2b 1x4)   JM Anderson 5.4-1-17-3

Dernbach to Dhoni, FOUR, short ball and Dhoni pulls off the back foot along the ground to the midwicket boundary

India 40/4   MS Dhoni 9* (11b 2x4)   JW Dernbach 0.3-0-4-0

Dernbach to Dhoni, FOUR, shorter length outside off stump, Dhoni waits in his crease, and drives it late through the gap between point and cover point, superbly timed

India 52/4   MS Dhoni 13* (17b 3x4)   JW Dernbach 1.3-0-9-0

Broad to Jadeja, FOUR, shot! Jadeja stays in his crease and with minimal movement of the body manages to punch the ball through cover, he was well balanced and timed it properly

India 64/5   RA Jadeja 5* (7b 1x4)   SCJ Broad 3.5-1-12-1

Broad to Jadeja, FOUR, fuller length on middle and off stump, Jadeja makes a bit of room by moving towards leg and plays a flowing drive on the up through cover. Good looking shot but it's risky

India 92/5   RA Jadeja 17* (29b 2x4)   SCJ Broad 6.5-1-25-1

Broad to Jadeja, FOUR, short ball around off and Jadeja stands tall in his crease and cuts it down to the third-man boundary

India 96/5   RA Jadeja 21* (30b 3x4)   SCJ Broad 7-1-29-1

Bopara to Jadeja, FOUR, he's playing some good drives. This one is caressed through cover off the front foot and placed wide of the fielder in the deep

India 109/5   RA Jadeja 27* (35b 4x4)   RS Bopara 1-0-8-0

Swann to Jadeja, FOUR, shot! Not much room to work with outside off and the pace was quicker as well, Jadeja moves back, waits late and cuts the ball past short third man

India 114/5   RA Jadeja 31* (38b 5x4)   GP Swann 4.4-0-21-0

Bopara to Dhoni, FOUR, width offered outside off and Dhoni cuts hard and places it well enough to get four in front of square. Powerful shot

India 118/5   MS Dhoni 43* (61b 4x4)   RS Bopara 1.2-0-12-0

Bopara to Dhoni, FOUR, Bopara's so unlucky there! Dhoni aimed for another drive from his crease against a full delivery that swung in, he got an inside edge past the keeper for four more

India 122/5   MS Dhoni 47* (64b 5x4)   RS Bopara 1.5-0-16-0

Anderson to Jadeja, FOUR, Anderson gifts Jadeja his fifty with one on the pads, Jadeja accepts and glances to the fine-leg boundary

India 167/5   RA Jadeja 52* (73b 6x4)   JM Anderson 8-1-32-3

Dernbach to Ashwin, FOUR, the first one isn't a slower ball, it's a fast one down leg side and Ashwin gets some bat on it, sending it racing to the fine-leg boundary

India 178/6   R Ashwin 6* (3b 1x4)   JW Dernbach 8.1-1-32-0

Dernbach to Ashwin, FOUR, what a shot that is! Short ball just outside off stump, Ashwin deliberately chips it over the wicketkeeper for four. Dernbach's lost it a bit, the slower ones were working superbly

India 182/6   R Ashwin 10* (5b 2x4)   JW Dernbach 8.3-1-36-0

Dernbach to Jadeja, FOUR, that's a slower ball, but it's on leg stump and Jadeja's ready and waiting, he swings it high towards deep backward square for a one-bounce four

India 189/6   RA Jadeja 59* (79b 7x4)   JW Dernbach 8.5-1-43-0

Dernbach to Jadeja, FOUR, that's a faster one, full outside off, Jadeja makes room and blasts it through the off side to make it 19 off the over

India 193/6   RA Jadeja 63* (80b 8x4)   JW Dernbach 9-1-47-0

Bresnan to Ashwin, FOUR, Ashwin's placement is striking, he's dug out this full ball outside off and squeezed it past short third man towards the boundary

India 199/6   R Ashwin 18* (8b 3x4)   TT Bresnan 9.3-2-29-1

Anderson to Jadeja, FOUR, full ball around off stump, Jadeja stays in his crease and blasts it flat and over the head of the fielder at mid-off

India 207/6   RA Jadeja 68* (83b 9x4)   JM Anderson 8.2-1-37-3

Anderson to Jadeja, FOUR, and again! The fielder at mid-off is a bit wide and Jadeja hits through Anderson's full line to the long-off boundary

India 211/6   RA Jadeja 72* (84b 10x4)   JM Anderson 8.3-1-41-3

Anderson to Ashwin, FOUR, It's Ashwin this time, makes room by moving towards leg and lofts a length ball down the ground. India have scored 51 for 1 off the batting Powerplay. Bizarre turn of events.

India 218/6   R Ashwin 26* (12b 4x4)   JM Anderson 9-1-48-3

Broad to Ashwin, FOUR, Ashwin has certainly worked on his batting, he used to be a bit of a mug. He moves across his stumps and scoops a low full toss over the head of the man at short fine leg

India 225/6   R Ashwin 32* (14b 5x4)   SCJ Broad 8.3-1-44-1





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