ICC Champions Trophy - 10th match, Group B

India v Pakistan

India won by 8 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)

8.1

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, 2 runs, full ball down the leg side, swept fine and that's a couple of runs more for Dhawan

8.2

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, no run, length ball spinning away, defended towards point off the front foot

8.3

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, 1 run, takes a big stride forward and defends towards cover for a single

8.4

Saeed Ajmal to RG Sharma, 1 run, flighted and full, thick inside-edge as Rohit looks to play that, the ball rolls towards square leg

8.5

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, no run, a touch shorter outside off, Dhawan slices that but can't get it past backward point

8.6

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, 3 runs, that one comes off quicker than Dhawan expected, it didn't spin away as Dhawan expected, he adjusts well and steers that towards the third man boundary to get three, Amin does well to stop that from reaching the rope

India 52/0   Saeed Ajmal 1-0-7-0

10.1

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, 1 run, full ball is whacked towards sweeper cover

10.2

Saeed Ajmal to RG Sharma, no run, full ball, tapped towards mid-on

10.3

Saeed Ajmal to RG Sharma, no run, flighted delivery and that turns in, Rohit looks to defend, a shout for lbw, would have spun down the leg side

10.4

Saeed Ajmal to RG Sharma, OUT, length ball spinning in, Rohit clips that one straight to midwicket, and he walks off a disappointed man, nothing menacing in that delivery, Rohit has thrown it away, no third consecutive century stand for the opening wicket

RG Sharma c Misbah-ul-Haq b Saeed Ajmal 18 (54m 32b 2x4 0x6) SR: 56.25

10.5

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, pitched up, spinning in, tucked towards midwicket by the new batsman Kohli

10.6

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, FOUR, length ball outside off, Kohli had to reach out for that, he square drives it behind point for four, what a shot to get off the mark

India 62/1   Saeed Ajmal 2-0-12-1

13.1

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, flighted ball spins in, defended towards midwicket by Kohli

13.2

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, similar ball, similar response from Kohli

13.3

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, 1 run, spins in, Kohli decides to play that off the back foot, gets deep in the crease and plays it against the turn towards cover

13.4

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, no run, the topspinner from Ajmal, Dhawan hit on the thigh pad as he looks to play that one, the ball rolls out to short fine

13.5

Saeed Ajmal to Dhawan, 1 run, played with soft hands towards point, nicely done by Dhawan, picks up a single

13.6

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, quicker delivery that turns back in on leg stump, Kohli pushes it to the off side

India 69/1   Saeed Ajmal 3-0-14-1

15.1

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, crowd catch there ( and I got quite excited too) as Kohli plays a bump ball to midwicket

15.2

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, spins a long way in, Kohli waits in the crease and tucks the ball towards square leg

15.3

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, 1 run, length ball is pushed towards long-on for a single

15.4

Saeed Ajmal to Karthik, 3 runs, spun away from Karthik, the doosra from Ajmal, takes the outside edge, the ball almost runs away to the boundary but Wahab puts in a dive to stop that one

15.5

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, FOUR, drops it short and Kohli waits for it on the back foot and slams that over long-on for four, briefly the fielder at long-on was interested, but that had just enough to go past him

15.6

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, 1 run, clipped to midwicket for a single

India 87/2   Saeed Ajmal 4-0-23-1

17.1

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, no run, spins in from a length, pushed off the back foot towards the bowler

17.2

Saeed Ajmal to Kohli, 1 run, length ball spinning in towards leg stump, clipped towards midwicket for a single

17.3

Saeed Ajmal to Karthik, FOUR, flighted and full, Karthik gets to the pitch of that and caresses that through cover, timed superbly by Karthik and India need another seven to win

17.4

Saeed Ajmal to Karthik, no run, a touch shorter this time, blocked off the back foot

17.5

Saeed Ajmal to Karthik, no run, doosra that spins away from Karthik, who waits on the back foot and defends to the off side

17.6

Saeed Ajmal to Karthik, 1 run, drops it short, spins in towards middle, flat-batted towards mid-on

India 96/2   Saeed Ajmal 5-0-29-1
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Jun 15, 2014

A fan is dressed as Gadaffi, India v Pakistan, Champions Trophy, Group B, Edgbaston, June 15, 2013

A fan is dressed as Gadaffi

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Jun 15, 2013

Dinesh Karthik drives during his unbeaten cameo, India v Pakistan, Champions Trophy, Group B, Edgbaston, June 15, 2013

Dinesh Karthik drives during his unbeaten cameo

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