ICC Champions Trophy - 6th match, Group B

India v West Indies

India won by 8 wickets (with 65 balls remaining)

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   KA Pollard 1-0-2-0

35.1

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

35.2

Pollard to Karthik, FOUR, bowled from wide of the crease, clipped down to fine leg for four more

35.3

Pollard to Karthik, no run, short of length ball heading for middle, defended behind point

35.4

Pollard to Karthik, no run, not too far outside off, Karthik looks to chop that one and misses

35.5

Pollard to Karthik, 2 runs, on off stump, no room at all to play the cut, arching back to play that, hit twice on the blade, first high on the blade and then later low down as the ball runs towards third man

35.6

Pollard to Karthik, 1 run, single to end the over, a powerful hit towards sweeper cover

India 211/2   KA Pollard 2-0-10-0

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

37.3

Pollard to Karthik, FOUR, Karthik has, as Sid Monga shouts, ramped it past Rampaul, bends his knee and plays that over the keeper and too fine for the third man fielder

37.4

Pollard to Karthik, 1 run, dropped behind square leg for a single

37.5

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

37.6

Pollard to Karthik, no run, again bowled from wide of the crease, Karthik gets close to the stumps and defends

India 226/2   KA Pollard 3-0-17-0

39.1

Pollard to Karthik, FOUR, it's over, India are through, Pakistan are out, WI v SA is a quarter-final, Karthik closes out the game with an emphatic lofted cover drive that also brings up his half-century, a dominant victory for India who have underlined their claims as one of the favourites for the title

India 236/2   KA Pollard 3.1-0-21-0
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Photos

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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Jun 11, 2013

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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