NatWest Series [India in England] - 4th ODI

England v India

Match tied (D/L method)

25.1

Swann to Kohli, no run, right on target, flight close to off, full length, turned to midwicket

25.2

Swann to Kohli, OUT, Swann strikes, off his second ball, loose from Virat, trying to dab late against the turn, and gets the edge through to the keeper, Swann tossing it up on a length, and found some extra bounce which ultimately did Virat in

V Kohli c †Kieswetter b Swann 16 (40m 36b 1x4 0x6) SR: 44.44

25.3

Swann to Raina, 1 run, gets forward to a flighted ball from round the stumps, and pushes to long off

25.4

Swann to Dravid, no run, gets across and whips a turning ball to midwicket from the crease

25.5

Swann to Dravid, OUT, and that is the end of Rahul as well, two in the over for Swann, tosses it up very full, Rahul pushes in the air from the crease, and the ball carries to Swann who takes a sharp low catch tumbling forward, trouble for India

R Dravid c & b Swann 19 (54m 33b 3x4 0x6) SR: 57.57

25.6

Swann to Dhoni, no run, pushes forward and turns a fullish one to midwicket, what a first over from Swann

India 110/4   GP Swann 1-0-1-2

27.1

Swann to Raina, 1 run, tossed up from round the stumps, Raina gets the single to long off with a firm push

27.2

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, lunges at a fuller one with the bat and turns it past Raina to long on

27.3

Swann to Raina, 1 run, pushes forward and gets the single towards sweeper cover as the man in the circle cannot stop it

27.4

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, allowing it to turn in from a length and slapping it through point

27.5

Swann to Raina, 1 run, drives with the turn down to long off

27.6

Swann to Dhoni, no run, gets forward and smothers a fullish one turning in

India 116/4   GP Swann 2-0-6-2

29.1

Swann to Raina, 1 run, gets to the pitch of a tossed up fuller one and squeezes the push past short extra cover

29.2

Swann to Dhoni, no run, pushed back to the bowler off the front foot

29.3

Swann to Dhoni, no run, confusion as Dhoni tucks with the turn in front of midwicket and comes down for the run, makes it back in the end

29.4

Swann to Dhoni, no run, fuller one whipped down the track

29.5

Swann to Dhoni, no run, very full on middle, dug back along the pitch

29.6

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, another very full delivery, he whip-drives down to long off

India 121/4   GP Swann 3-0-8-2

31.1

Swann to Raina, no run, pushes in front of point, looks for the single, isn't getting it

31.2

Swann to Raina, no run, tight line fullish on off stump, Raina gets forward to defend

31.3

Swann to Raina, no run, pushes firmly at a flighted one, straight to short extra cover

31.4

Swann to Raina, no run, Swann getting through some tight overs, another one on off defended off the front foot

31.5

Swann to Raina, no run, squeezed towards point with an open face

31.6

Swann to Raina, no run, well bowled, slows it up, tosses it around middle and off, Raina smothers it in forward defence

India 121/4   GP Swann 4-1-8-2

33.1

Swann to Dhoni, no run, Dhoni hops out of his crease but Swann spots him coming and adjusts his length. The ball is nudged to square leg, and there's no run to be had

33.2

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, pushed down the ground for an ambled single

33.3

Swann to Raina, no run, the left-hander skips down at the offspinner, but can only dig a very full ball back to the bowler

33.4

Swann to Raina, 1 run, the floater from Swann, it hangs in the air for an age before pitching and spinning away, Raina picking up a single with a nurdle to cover

33.5

Swann to Dhoni, no run, and he follows that up with a much quicker one, Dhoni rushing his defence to keep the arm ball out

33.6

Swann to Dhoni, no run, the bottom hand comes into the stroke as Dhoni looks to push to leg, but midwicket is quickly round to cut it off

India 130/4   GP Swann 5-1-10-2

35.1

Swann to Raina, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, Raina edging onto the front foot to drive to long off

35.2

Swann to Dhoni, no run, Dhoni bends into a strong sweep, making sure to roll the wrists and keep the ball down, but picks out the man at square leg

35.3

Swann to Dhoni, no run, bat, pad and a looping chance ... but there's no-one close enough on the leg side, and the ball drops in front of square leg

35.4

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, worked into the leg side for one

35.5

Swann to Raina, 2 runs, Raina uses his feet to get to the pitch, chipping back up and over Swann's head

35.6

Swann to Raina, 1 run, full and straight from Swann, and Raina flicks off the toes to straight midwicket

India 140/4   GP Swann 6-1-15-2

37.1

Swann to Dhoni, SIX, both batsmen on the attack now! This has sailed into the crowd beyond wide long on, Dhoni having stepped down the track and sent the ball arcing away with a full swing of the bat

37.2

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, good batting from India's captain, who follows up the big shot with a quick single

37.3

Swann to Raina, no run, speared at the pads, Raina working to leg but finding the fielder

37.4

Swann to Raina, 1 run, tossed right up on off stump, really slow through the air. Raina comes forward and places it to cover

37.5

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, more tip-and-run cricket from Dhoni, who calls straight away for one as the ball rolls into the off side

37.6

Swann to Raina, 1 run, cracked out into the deep on the off side, the sweeper hurling the ball back in

India 158/4   GP Swann 7-1-25-2

39.1

Swann to Raina, 1 run, Swann jogs in round the stumps, twirling one down outside off, and Raina drives to long off

39.2

Swann to Dhoni, 4 wides, Swann errs in line with a quicker one, arrowing this one down leg. Kieswetter had no chance

39.2

Swann to Raina, 2 runs, good, quick calling between these two. The ball was clipped to midwicket and they set off straight away

39.3

Swann to Raina, 1 run, this one went straight on with the arm as Raina played back, but he read it off the pitch and found a single to midwicket

39.4

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, Dhoni comes forward with bat and pad together, nudging a single to point

39.5

Swann to Raina, no run, Raina is almost done by the flight, taking one hand off the bat as he drives to extra cover

39.6

Swann to Raina, 1 run, nicely tossed up by Swann again, this time Raina gets it down to long off

India 171/4   GP Swann 8-1-35-2

47.1

Swann to Raina, 1 run, Raina immediately reacts with aggression, skipping down the track and driving to long-on

47.2

Swann to Dhoni, no run, an almighty swipe to leg is missed, the arm ball thudding into Kieswetter's gloves

47.3

Swann to Dhoni, SIX, this time he connects! The ball flies over deep midwicket, the forearms adding real power to the stroke

47.4

Swann to Dhoni, FOUR, another mow from Dhoni, and more runs, the ball dispatched to wide long-on

47.5

Swann to Dhoni, 2 runs, helicopter shot! It's well connected, but he finds the fielder in the deep

47.6

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, again Dhoni targets the leg side, but can pick up only a single as his pull meets a fielder

India 257/4   GP Swann 9-1-49-2
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Sep 11, 2011

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