ICC Champions Trophy - 6th match, Group B

India v West Indies

India won by 8 wickets (with 65 balls remaining)

1.1

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, two slips in place for Rampaul, who starts with a 132.6kph delivery just outside off, left alone by Dhawan

1.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, fuller this time and a touch wider, another leave

1.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, length ball and well outside off, Dhawan goes after it, sends it behind point for a single

1.5

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, a mistimed drive to a length ball outside off, looking to send the ball through the covers but it ends up dribbling towards the bowler

1.6

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, stays back in the crease, opens the face and taps the ball towards third man for a single

India 8/0   S Dhawan 2* (5b)

2.1

Roach to Dhawan, 3 runs, on the pads and that is clipped towards deep square leg for three, well run by the Indian openers

India 11/0   S Dhawan 5* (6b)

3.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, FOUR, Dhawan is in red-hot form, and he's showing it here, a pitched up delivery, Dhawan gets a stride in and thrashes that over point for four

3.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, looks to lash that one as well, a touch shorter and outside off, takes the top edge and zips towards third man, reaches the fielder there on the bounce

India 20/0   S Dhawan 10* (8b 1x4)

4.1

Roach to Dhawan, 1 run, a thick inside edge sends a pitched-up delivery from Roach towards fine leg

4.5

Roach to Dhawan, no run, another full and fast ball, 143kph, dug out by Dhawan

4.6

Roach to Dhawan, FOUR, short of length ball on the pads, thrashed between mid-on and midwicket, Dhawan continues to enjoy his second coming in international cricket

India 32/0   S Dhawan 15* (11b 2x4)

5.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, back of a length ball, just outside off, Dhawan waits for that in the crease, and defends to the off side

5.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, FOUR, Dhawan is finding it real easy in the middle, this time he works the ball with the angle, slapped behind point for four, Dhawan seems to have loads of time to play even against some pacy bowlers

5.4

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, pitched up and that was another cracking drive from Dhawan, can't beat Pollard at cover though

5.5

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, short of length ball on off stump, backs away and defends

5.6

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, a false stroke from Dhawan, Rampaul get that length ball to move away just outside off, Dhawan - usually so sure whether to leave or go after a delivery - isn't certain whether to play that or not, he fishes at it and is beaten

India 37/0   S Dhawan 19* (16b 3x4)

6.4

Roach to Dhawan, 1 run, full ball outside off, pushed firmly towards mid-off, the fielder manages to get a hand on that and prevent it from racing away

India 43/0   S Dhawan 20* (17b 3x4)

7.3

Narine to Dhawan, no run, length ball on off, defended off the front foot to the off side

7.4

Narine to Dhawan, 3 runs, a touch short, Dhawan gets on the back foot and punches that towards deep point to bring up India's 50

India 52/0   S Dhawan 23* (19b 3x4)

8.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, chance, sensational effort from Pollard, short of length ball wide outside off, Dhawan threw his bat at that, seemed to have sent it on its way for four, Pollard flew across from point though and got a hand on it, terrific try but can't hang on to it

8.3

Sammy to Dhawan, FOUR, again it is short and wide, at Sammy's pace (120kph) you really shouldn't be bowling there, Dhawan isn't going to miss out twice, smashed past point for four

8.4

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, too wide once more, fuller once, Dhawan skips out and muscles that towards the sweeper cover boundary, there's fielder in the deep to cut it off

India 59/0   S Dhawan 29* (22b 4x4)

9.1

Narine to Dhawan, no run, Narine getting the ball to turn away from the left-hander, Dhawan waits for it and defends to the off side

9.2

Narine to Dhawan, 2 runs, Dhawan steps out and wanted to hit that over the leg side, a leading edge sends the ball swirling over cover

9.3

Narine to Dhawan, FOUR, not too short from Narine, spinning away from Dhawan, who waits on the back foot and delicately sends that past the keeper and past short third man for four more

9.4

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, too short from Narine, Dhawan misses out, slapped towards wide mid-on but poor timing

India 66/0   S Dhawan 36* (26b 5x4)

10.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, length ball way outside off, slapped towards deep backward point

10.4

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, a short ball, aimed at the body, Dhawan for once is caught in a tangle, has no room to free his arms and is not sure whether to sway away or play, ends up awkwardly fending it

10.5

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, short of length and angling away, Dhawan chases after it and misses, a mild caught-behind appeal

10.6

Sammy to Dhawan, FOUR, short and wide, steered behind point for a boundary to end the over, India motoring along here

India 72/0   S Dhawan 41* (30b 6x4)

11.2

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, dropped by Roach, really should have taken that, plenty of time to get under it at fine leg after Dhawan pulled that short ball, Roach misjudges and it turns into a tough ankle-high chance because of that, instead of a simple waist-high chance, bad miss given how strongly these two are going

11.5

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, a full ball that Dhawan manages to keep it out

11.6

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, bit of width again, not enough for Dhawan to thrash that, just pushes it in front of point for a single

India 77/0   S Dhawan 43* (33b 6x4)

12.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, just outside off, guided down to third man for a single

12.5

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, short of length ball, clipped to the leg side for a single

India 80/0   S Dhawan 45* (35b 6x4)

14.4

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, shortish ball on the stumps, swatted towards deep square leg for a single

India 98/0   S Dhawan 46* (36b 6x4)

15.1

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, he drops it a bit short and Dhawan mistimes the pull

15.6

Narine to Dhawan, no run, tossed up and he comes forward and defends

India 106/1   S Dhawan 47* (38b 6x4)

16.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, he stays right back at the crease and hops as he fends it to the leg side

16.4

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, stays back at the crease and stylishly whips it to square leg

India 108/1   S Dhawan 48* (40b 6x4)

17.1

Narine to Dhawan, no run, this was too wide outside off and Dhawan can't believe he only tamely played it back to the bowler, should have been spanked

17.2

Narine to Dhawan, no run, gets forward and pushes it back to the bowler

17.3

Narine to Dhawan, no run, outside off and he doesn't play at it

17.4

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, width again and he cuts but short third man cuts it off

India 109/1   S Dhawan 49* (44b 6x4)

18.1

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, he goes back and tucks it to the leg side to bring up his fifty! He's in some form

India 114/1   S Dhawan 50* (45b 6x4)

19.1

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, gets well forward and defends

India 123/1   S Dhawan 51* (46b 6x4)

20.1

Rampaul to Dhawan, 4 byes, Rampaul bowls it much too short for his own comfort or Charles', bouncer sails over everyone

20.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, good length on the pads and he works it down to fine leg

India 132/2   S Dhawan 52* (48b 6x4)

21.1

Narine to Dhawan, no run, tossed up and he comes forward and defends

21.2

Narine to Dhawan, no run, full outside off and he drives just wide of the bowler

21.3

Narine to Dhawan, FOUR, lovely drive, the offspinner, lands too full and wide outside off and drives crisply past cover

21.4

Narine to Dhawan, no run, this was the carrom ball, big turn and he does well to adjust his shot, drops it to point

21.5

Narine to Dhawan, no run, goes back and punches another carrom ball. back to the bowler

21.6

Narine to Dhawan, 3 runs, drifts on the pads and he sweeps, Rampaul slips at fine leg and manages to field it

India 139/2   S Dhawan 59* (54b 7x4)

22.1

Roach to Dhawan, FOUR, looked like clearing the rope initially! Roach is generous on the pads, he clips it high and it was in the air and one bounce four to deep square leg

22.2

Roach to Dhawan, FOUR, quite stylish! Roach drags it too short, Dhawan swivels and pulls behind square, beats fine leg

22.3

Roach to Dhawan, 2 runs, almost three out of three! Drifts on the pads and he clips this one fine and Natrine times his dive well at fine leg

22.4

Roach to Dhawan, 1 run, a little short on the body and he tucks it to the leg side

India 150/2   S Dhawan 70* (58b 9x4)

23.1

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, goes back at the crease and knocks it to the off side

23.3

Samuels to Dhawan, FOUR, good adjustment, Samuels bowled it a bit short, nit much room but Dhawan managed to cut it away fiercely past point and short third man

23.4

Samuels to Dhawan, no run

23.5

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, goes back to cut but chops it to the off side

23.6

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, bot too early on the sweep but struck on the pads, outside the line of leg

India 156/2   S Dhawan 75* (63b 10x4)

25.1

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, tossed up outside off and he cuts him to sweeper cover

25.5

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, comes forward to a full delivery and drives to cover

25.6

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, this was short outside off and Dhawan rocks back and pulls against the turn to deep midwicket

India 163/2   S Dhawan 77* (66b 10x4)

26.1

Narine to Dhawan, no run, spins away sharply and he withdraws the shot

26.2

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, full outside off and he plonks forward and pushes it to cover

India 164/2   S Dhawan 78* (68b 10x4)

27.1

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 wide, tossed up wide outside the off stump, doesn't play at it

27.1

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, goes back at the crease and knocks it to the off side

27.4

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, tossed up and he gets his pad across and leaves it alone

27.5

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, punches it to the off side and Dhawan has to dive at the crease., they hurry the single

India 168/2   S Dhawan 80* (71b 10x4)

28.1

Narine to Dhawan, no run, defends to the on side

28.2

Narine to Dhawan, no run, appeal for an lbw and he's been given not out, Bravo wants it reviewed, over the wicket, pitched outside leg, hits his pads as he tries to work it away, pitched outside leg anyway so he can't be given out

28.3

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, stays back at the crease and knocks it to point

28.6

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, punches it down to backward point and sets off quickly

India 175/2   S Dhawan 82* (75b 10x4)

29.1

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, stays back and he cuts with the turn down to sweeper cover

29.3

Samuels to Dhawan, 1 run, goes back at the crease and cuts past point

29.5

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, tossed up outside off and he safely leaves it alone

29.6

Samuels to Dhawan, no run, he goes back at the crease and cuts him wide of point

India 179/2   S Dhawan 84* (79b 10x4)

30.2

Narine to Dhawan, no run, length ball spinning away, defended off the front foot

30.3

Narine to Dhawan, no run, bounces more than Dhawan expects, once more he wants to chop it off the back foot but misses

30.4

Narine to Dhawan, 1 run, length ball on the pads, tucked towards midwicket

India 181/2   S Dhawan 85* (82b 10x4)

31.3

Gayle to Dhawan, 1 wide, wide, fired down the leg side

31.3

Gayle to Dhawan, 2 runs, full and outside off, powered towards sweeper cover

31.4

Gayle to Dhawan, 1 run, overpitched and on off stump, defended towards point

31.6

Gayle to Dhawan, no run, length ball on the pads, Dhawan looks to sweep and misses

India 193/2   S Dhawan 88* (85b 10x4)

33.1

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, length ball on off stump, defended off the front foot down the track

33.2

Pollard to Dhawan, 2 runs, shortish and wide, Dhawan has feasted on plenty of those today, can't get it to the rope this time, gets a couple

33.3

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, looking to tuck the ball to the leg side, a leading edge and the ball drops to the off side

33.4

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, pitched up and outside off, left alone by Dhawan

33.5

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, length ball on off stump, solid forward defensive from Dhawan

33.6

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, length ball around off, driven towards mid-off, India showing no great urgency here

India 197/2   S Dhawan 90* (91b 10x4)

34.2

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, bouncer on leg stump, Dhawan considers going for the hook and then opts against it

34.3

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, length ball heading for the pads, tucked towards wide mid-on

34.4

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, another short ball, Dhawan ducks under it

34.5

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, short ball again, pulled away to deep backward square for a single

India 199/2   S Dhawan 91* (95b 10x4)

35.1

Pollard to Dhawan, 1 run, full ball on the pads, clipped to deep midwicket for a single

India 204/2   S Dhawan 92* (96b 10x4)

36.2

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, short ball is pulled to deep square leg for a single

36.5

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, short ball is pulled towards deep square leg, for a moment Dhawan was worried as the ball ballooned in the air but it does"t carry as far as Pollard

India 215/2   S Dhawan 94* (98b 10x4)

37.1

Pollard to Dhawan, no run, Pollard did a Prabhakar there, swaying away from the stumps at the last moment, angles it across the batsman who looks to scythe it through the off and misses

37.2

Pollard to Dhawan, 1 run, outside off, punched towards short third man for a single

37.5

Pollard to Dhawan, 1 run, length ball just outside off, punched to sweeper cover for a single

India 226/2   S Dhawan 96* (101b 10x4)

38.1

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, SIX, another century for Dhawan, and gets there in some style as well, his third international ton in a row from a man who stumbled in his first stint as an international player, it was short and wide, Dhawan thumps that to the backward point boundary for six, the starfish celebration that is becoming his trademark comes out

38.2

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, a bouncer that Dhawan bends under

38.3

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, another short ball, left alone by Dhawan

38.4

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, Bravo keeps it short, Dhawan keeps swaying out of the line, he's waiting to give Karthik a chance to get a half-century

38.5

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, first ball for six and then four short balls that are left alone by Dhawan

38.6

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, short of length ball outside off, left alone by Dhawan, end of the over, Karthik on strike

India 232/2   S Dhawan 102* (107b 10x4 1x6)
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Jun 11, 2013

Dinesh Karthik drives through the covers, India v West Indies, Champions Trophy, Group B, The Oval, June 11, 2013

Dinesh Karthik drives through the covers

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Shikhar Dhawan hits a six over third man to reach his century, India v West Indies, Champions Trophy, Group B, The Oval, June 11, 2013

Shikhar Dhawan hits a six over third man to reach his century

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