England in India ODI Series - 3rd ODI

India v England

India won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

15.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, played off the front foot on the leg side

15.2

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, played off the front foot through square leg

15.3

Ashwin to Pietersen, FOUR, Pietersen prods forward at an offbreak and gets a thick outside edge that runs fine to the third-man boundary

15.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, driven off the front foot towards long-on

15.5

Ashwin to Trott, no run, tossed up outside off, played towards midwicket

15.6

Ashwin to Trott, no run, good length delivery, defended on the front foot towards cover

England 83/2   R Ashwin 1-0-7-0

17.1

Ashwin to Trott, 2 runs, whipped square of the wicket on the leg side, deep midwicket running run to field

17.2

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, the spin off the surface takes the ball towards leg stump, and Trott is totally at ease working him through leg

17.3

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, we saw Pietersen do this a few times in the last match - getting way across to off and trying to hammer the offspinner to fine leg with a sweep. He connects with the shot but pings the man at short fine leg

17.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, 2 runs, Pietersen stays deep in the crease and nudges to midwicket, and they hurry back for the second

17.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, a little flatter through the air, KP has to rush his downward defensive jab to keep it out

17.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, a sharp single! Pietersen came forward to drive towards mid off, where the fielder was a little deep. The call for the run was immediate, but he had to hurry

England 97/2   R Ashwin 2-0-13-0

19.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, the carrom ball? This definitely didn't turn like an offspinner, but KP was alert to it and defended solidly

19.2

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, this one does spin in off the pitch, but Pietersen uses the angle to pick up a single square of midwicket

19.3

Ashwin to Trott, no run, tossed up on middle, defence from Trott

19.4

Ashwin to Trott, no run, and again, Trott pressing forward in defence to an offspinner

19.5

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, pushed through mid on for a single

19.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, there's appreciable grip and spin off the surface, but it takes the line of delivery towards leg stump and sets up a single to short fine leg

England 111/2   R Ashwin 3-0-16-0

21.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen works a single into the leg side

21.2

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, with Ashwin coming round the wicket, Trott opens up his stance and nurdles to leg

21.3

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, defended back down the track

21.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, the ball takes the inside edge and bobbles up off the pad, but falls safely mid-pitch

21.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen comes forward to drive to long off

21.6

Ashwin to Trott, no run, tapped back to the bowler to end the over

England 115/2   R Ashwin 4-0-19-0

23.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, twirled down from round the wicket .... it should've been a dot ball as Pietersen flicked to Jadeja at short fine leg, but the fielder hurls a wild throw at the non-striker's end and allows a single

23.2

Ashwin to Trott, no run, tapped down close at midwicket

23.3

Ashwin to Trott, 2 runs, a premeditated paddle-sweep from Trott, and he manages to lap it down to fine leg for a couple

23.4

Ashwin to Trott, no run, full and straight, and it's drilled back to the bowler

23.5

Ashwin to Trott, no run, Ashwin cramps Trott for room with a flat delivery from round the wicket

23.6

Ashwin to Trott, no run, beaten, cutting, outside off!

England 123/2   R Ashwin 5-0-22-0

25.1

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, punched down to long on for one

25.2

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen gets right to the pitch and drives hard to wide long on

25.3

Ashwin to Trott, no run, Ashwin finds some grip and fizz from round the wicket, Trott propping half forward in defence

25.4

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, has this kept low? Perhaps just a touch, but they still pick up a single as Trott jabs to leg

25.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, Pietersen lunges out to defend an offspinner into the leg side

25.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, KP presents the full face of the bat to drive a flighted delivery back to the bowler

England 138/2   R Ashwin 6-0-25-0

27.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, nudged through square leg. It's into space, but just the single as the fielders rush in

27.2

Ashwin to Trott, no run, pushed back to the bowler

27.3

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, again Trott drives down the ground, but this time it's to Ashwin's right and there's a single to be had

27.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen thrusts the bat out at an angle to guide the ball to short third man

27.5

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, placed just wide of mid off, where Jadeja slides across but can't stop it cleanly

27.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, drilled back at the bowler to end the over

England 152/2   R Ashwin 7-0-29-0

35.1

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, driven to long-on

35.2

Ashwin to Bopara, no run, pushed towards midwicket

35.3

Ashwin to Bopara, no run, played off the pads behind square

35.4

Ashwin to Bopara, no run, Bopara pushes close on the off side and sets off, the fielder at cover comes running in and Bopara gets sent back. He has to hurry

35.5

Ashwin to Bopara, 1 run, steered towards backward point

35.6

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, played off the pads towards deep backward square

England 180/3   R Ashwin 8-0-32-0

37.1

Ashwin to Bopara, 1 run, played off the pads towards square leg

37.2

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, played towards deep square once again

37.3

Ashwin to Bopara, no run, punched off the back foot towards midwicket

37.4

Ashwin to Bopara, 1 run, driven off the back foot through cover point

37.5

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, plants his front foot forward and slog-sweeps towards deep midwicket

37.6

Ashwin to Bopara, 1 run, played off the front foot close on the off side and they run a single before Ashwin can move to prevent it

England 195/3   R Ashwin 9-0-37-0

39.1

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, short on the pads from round the wicket, Trott stays back and hits towards deep backward square

39.2

Ashwin to Patel, 1 run, punched off the back foot towards long on

39.3

Ashwin to Trott, 1 run, full ball on middle, driven to deep midwicket

39.4

Ashwin to Patel, 1 run, makes room by moving towards leg and drives through cover point

39.5

Ashwin to Trott, no run, driven off the pads towards midwicket

39.6

Ashwin to Trott, FOUR, shot! Trott steps out, gets to the pitch and lofts the ball back over the bowler's head to end the batting Powerplay with a boundary

England 207/4   R Ashwin 10-0-45-0
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India won by 95 runs
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India v England at Delhi - Oct 17, 2011
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Oct 20, 2011

Jade Dernbach endured another difficult match, India v England, 3rd ODI, Mohali, October 20, 2011

Jade Dernbach endured another difficult match

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Oct 20, 2011

MS Dhoni marches off after a job well done, India v England, 3rd ODI, Mohali, October 20, 2011

MS Dhoni marches off after a job well done

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