India tour of Ireland, England and Scotland, 2007 / Commentary

NatWest Series [India in England] - 2nd ODI

England v India

India won by 9 runs

21.1

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, no run, gentle seam-up stuff, on the middle and off, defended on the front foot

21.2

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, FOUR, Tendulkar continues to innovate. Another pre-determined shot. He paddles a length delivery outside off to fine-leg region.

21.3

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, FOUR, fuller, on the middle but another paddle shot. Tendulkar plants his left leg across and laps it around the corner.

21.4

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off stump line, Tendulkar drills it to mid off

21.5

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, 1 wide, Mascarenhas is unsettled. He sends this one wide outside off, wary of Tendulkar's paddle shots.

21.5

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, 1 run, full and straighter, driven down the ground

21.6

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, on the middle and off, Yuvrak choses to stay back for some reason and pushes at it. He gets an inside-edge to square-leg

India 129/1   AD Mascarenhas 1-0-10-0

23.1

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, no run, full and on the off stump line, driven to cover

23.2

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, FOUR, takes a step or two down the track, backing to the leg side and drives inside-out over extra cover. He is toying with the bowling here.

23.3

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of length, on the stumps, whipped past square-leg for a single

23.4

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, jumps up from a length, Yuvraj jabs it away to the off side

23.5

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run

23.6

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, It's Yuvraj's turn to retain the strike with a dab to third man

India 138/1   AD Mascarenhas 2-0-16-0

25.1

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, 1 run, just outside off, run down to third man for a single

25.2

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, fuller, on the off stump line, driven to extra cover

25.3

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, beaten. In the corridor outside off, Yuvraj tries to cut it late but can't connect

25.4

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, full in length, outside off, Yuvraj tries to drive on the up and ends up mistiming it to mid off

25.5

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, gets a single with a drive past mid off

25.6

Mascarenhas to Tendulkar, 1 run, length delivery outside off stump, dabbed past backward point

India 149/1   AD Mascarenhas 3-0-19-0

27.1

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, on the middle and leg, full in length, defended to the on side.

27.2

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, on a length, on the middle and leg, Yuvraj leans forward and punches it on the up past the diving midwicket fielder (Bell). Pure timing.

27.3

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run

27.4

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, short of length, on the middle and leg, clubbed over midwicket. The boundaries are short here and he gets a boundary.

27.5

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, pings the extra cover boundary this time. Full in length and on the off stump line, Yuvraj drives crisply through extra cover

27.6

Mascarenhas to Yuvraj Singh, no run, fuller and outside off, Yuvraj is beaten on the attempted cut shot

India 167/1   AD Mascarenhas 4-0-31-0
Series Results
England v India at Lord's - Sep 8, 2007
England won by 7 wickets (with 82 balls remaining)
England v India at The Oval - Sep 5, 2007
India won by 2 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
England v India at Leeds - Sep 2, 2007
India won by 38 runs (D/L method)
England v India at Manchester - Aug 30, 2007
England won by 3 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
England v India at Birmingham - Aug 27, 2007
England won by 42 runs
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Aug 25, 2007

Rahul Dravid was named Man of the Match for his 63-ball 92, England v India, 2nd ODI, Bristol, August 24, 2007

Rahul Dravid was named Man of the Match for his 63-ball 92

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Aug 24, 2007

Andrew Flintoff felt pain in his knee after crashing into an advertising board during India's innings, England v India, 2nd ODI, Bristol, August 25, 2007

Andrew Flintoff felt pain in his knee during India's innings

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