England in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v England

India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

0.1

Kumar to Cook, 1 run, pitches on legs and Cook goes back and flicks it to deep backward square for first runs

0.4

Kumar to Cook, no run, pitches on short of length outside leg and then curves away, Cook defends on the back foot

0.5

Kumar to Cook, no run, and he gets it perfect this time, draws batsman forward with a length ball, and then moves it away from Cook's forward prod

0.6

Kumar to Cook, 1 wide, loses direction as he bowls this wide of off, it swings further away from Cook

0.6

Kumar to Cook, no run, not much bounce on this length ball pitched outside off, left alone by the batsman

England 4/0   AN Cook 1* (4b)

1.4

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, fuller delivery wide outside off to the left-hander, Cook watches it go all the way to the keeper

1.5

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, short of length on off stump line, defended to point off the back foot

1.6

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, length ball, pitches outside off and goes away with the angle, left alone by Cook

England 6/0   AN Cook 1* (7b)

3.1

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, 136 kph, short of length on the middle, comes in a bit quicker on to Cook who is unable to get it away on the leg side. The inside edge hits the pads

3.2

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, another short of length delivery on off stump, Cook tries to cut it, but that comes quickly on to him and he manages to dab it to point

3.3

Mohammed Shami to Cook, FOUR, attempts a fuller length delivery on off but Cook responds with a gentle push through covers for a beautifully timed boundary

3.4

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, short of length outside off, Cook flashes at it but it goes just past the top-edge to the keeper

3.5

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, back of length on off and middle, defended back to the bowler off the back foot

3.6

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, length ball outside off, Cook stays in the crease and cracks it towards cover, but it goes straight to the fielder

England 10/0   AN Cook 5* (13b 1x4)

4.2

Kumar to Cook, no run, bowls one that leaves Cook after pitching on short of length, left alone

4.3

Kumar to Cook, no run, pitches outside leg and Cook gets beaten by the late away movement

4.4

Kumar to Cook, no run, length ball outside off, Cook stays in the crease and cuts it straight to point

4.5

Kumar to Cook, no run, fuller ball on the pads, appeared to be a touch slower. Cook tries to flick it on the on side but gets a leading edge towards point

4.6

Kumar to Cook, 1 leg bye, length ball on the pads again, Cook doesn't get any bat on it and the ball rolls to the right of the wicketkeeper

England 12/0   AN Cook 5* (18b 1x4)

5.1

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, fuller length on off stump, Cook is slow to come forward but manages to drive it to the left of mid-on

5.2

Mohammed Shami to Cook, FOUR, it wasn't a short delivery, and it was outside off, but Cook stays back and pulls it over midwicket for the second boundary of the innings

5.3

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, length ball just outside off, well-judged by Cook who leaves it after spotting the line

5.4

Mohammed Shami to Cook, FOUR, he comes forward and times this through cover handsomely, not much effort by Cook in that shot but it speeds through the outfield

5.5

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, short of length outside off, punched to point off the back foot

5.6

Mohammed Shami to Cook, FOUR, how did that get to the boundary! It appeared to be just a defensive push towards the leg side, but it splits the gap between mid-on and midwicket and races to the boundary easily

England 24/0   AN Cook 17* (24b 4x4)

7.1

I Sharma to Cook, no run, short of length outside off, cuts away from Cook who hangs his bat at that one and is lucky not to get an edge

7.2

I Sharma to Cook, no run, fuller length outside off, goes straight on with the angle, left alone by Cook

7.3

I Sharma to Cook, 1 run, short of length outside off, Cook stays on the back foot and steers the ball to third-man

England 33/0   AN Cook 18* (27b 4x4)

8.1

Kumar to Cook, no run, short of length outside off, Cook cuts it hard and Raina at short cover point makes an important stop

8.2

Kumar to Cook, no run, on the pads and Cook punches it to the left of midwicket, is unable to beat the fielder

8.3

Kumar to Cook, no run, this one cuts the batsman in half. It pitches on off stump and comes in to Cook who was looking to cut it

8.4

Kumar to Cook, FOUR, fuller delivery and Cook has been dispatching them easily. He does it again as he drives it with through cover for another boundary

8.5

Kumar to Cook, no run, length ball, pitched on leg stump and cuts away a bit, defended from the crease

8.6

Kumar to Cook, no run, short of length on off stump, Cook stands tall and punches it to the left of mid-off

England 37/0   AN Cook 22* (33b 5x4)

9.5

I Sharma to Cook, no run, fuller length delivery wide outside off, Cook doesn't bother with those ones, leaves it alone

9.6

I Sharma to Cook, no run, closer to the off stump line, Cook sees the length and the line and lets it go through

England 37/1   AN Cook 22* (35b 5x4)

10.2

Kumar to Cook, no run, length ball, pitches on the middle and comes in a touch into the batsman, Cook stays on the crease and blocks it down the pitch

10.3

Kumar to Cook, no run, length ball outside off, moves away like a frisbee, left alone

10.4

Kumar to Cook, 2 runs, short of length on the pads, Cook covers the movement and punches it past midwicket. Pujara (the sub) runs around from deep square leg to cut it off

10.5

Kumar to Cook, no run, back of length on off, punched to mid-off off the back foot

10.6

Kumar to Cook, FOUR, another shot with not much flamboyance, but a lot of control. It was a fuller delivery on the middle stump and Cook just times it down the ground for a boundary.

England 44/1   AN Cook 28* (40b 6x4)

12.1

Kumar to Cook, no run, 133 kph, back of length delivery on off, defended off the back foot

12.2

Kumar to Cook, no run, fuller length delivery on the stumps, driven down to mid-off

12.3

Kumar to Cook, 1 run, goes back to this short of length delivery on the pads and turns it to square leg for a single

England 47/1   AN Cook 29* (43b 6x4)

13.1

I Sharma to Cook, no run, back of length outside off, defended towards cover off the back foot

13.2

I Sharma to Cook, no run, was that a good leave or a midjudgement! The ball pitches on middle and off and cuts back into the batsman, who leaves it alone. It just goes over the top of off

13.3

I Sharma to Cook, no run, this one goes on straight with the angle, left alone easily

13.4

I Sharma to Cook, FOUR, short of length on the pads, Cook stays on the back foot and flicks it fine on the leg side. The fielder was square and he had no chance to cut it off

13.5

I Sharma to Cook, no run, short of length delivery outside off, left alone. It carries quite nicely to the keeper

13.6

I Sharma to Cook, no run, pushed a touch further up, but it is left alone again by the batsman

England 51/1   AN Cook 33* (49b 7x4)

15.1

I Sharma to Cook, no run, starts off after drinks with another accurate delivery on the stumps, Cook defends it back to the bowler

15.2

I Sharma to Cook, no run, length ball on off, Cook chooses to stay on the back foot and defends it to mid-off

15.3

I Sharma to Cook, no run, he stays rooted inside the crease to this short of length delivery and gets beaten as the ball leaves him after pitching.

15.4

I Sharma to Cook, no run, fuller length delivery on off, Cook takes a small step forward and punches it to mid-on

15.5

I Sharma to Cook, no run, another one that beats the batsman outside off. It pitches on a length around middle stump and leaves the batsman after pitching. Cook wasn't sure whether to go forward or back

15.6

I Sharma to Cook, 1 wide, down the leg side and is called a wide

15.6

I Sharma to Cook, FOUR, short ball and Cook reads the length quickly and swivels to play a cracking pull through deep square leg for a boundary

England 58/1   AN Cook 37* (55b 8x4)

17.3

Ashwin to Cook, no run, fuller length delivery on off stump, Cook comes forward in defence

17.4

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, pushed through on off, Cook stays back and works it away towards midwicket

England 63/1   AN Cook 38* (57b 8x4)

18.2

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, keeps it tight on off stump line, defended by Cook off the back foot

18.3

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, fuller length delivery on off stump, Cook comes forward positively in defence, gets a bit of inside edge as he plays that towards mid-on

18.4

Mohammed Shami to Cook, FOUR, short of length and on the pads, Cook stays back and just glances it fine to the boundary.

18.5

Mohammed Shami to Cook, no run, gets it back on the off stump line. Cook defends it off the back foot

18.6

Mohammed Shami to Cook, 1 run, length ball on the middle, the batsman comes forward and plays it towards midwicket from the inside half of his bat

England 70/1   AN Cook 43* (62b 9x4)

19.1

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, pushed through on the pads, Cook stays back and turns it to deep square leg

19.3

Ashwin to Cook, no run, quicker delivery on the middle stump line, punched to midwicket off the back foot

19.4

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, flighted on off, Cook comes forward and pushes it to long on for a single

19.6

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, drifts on to the pads, the batsman takes a forward stride and glances it to the right of short fine leg

England 75/1   AN Cook 46* (66b 9x4)

20.1

Kumar to Cook, no run, back of length outside off, Cook stays back and pushes it back to the bowler.

20.2

Kumar to Cook, no run, now beats the batsman with a short of length delivery which cuts away from Cook after pitching

20.3

Kumar to Cook, 1 run, short of length on the middle stump, the batsman stays back and plays it off his hips to deep backward square

20.6

Kumar to Cook, no run, appeal for lbw. Cook plays outside the line of a length delivery, but that didn't come back enough

England 77/1   AN Cook 47* (70b 9x4)

21.2

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, drifts on to the pads and Cook, who is forward, dabs it towards square leg

21.6

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, full and down the leg side, Cook tries to paddle but is not able to get it past the fielder at short fine leg

England 85/1   AN Cook 49* (72b 9x4)

22.1

Kumar to Cook, no run, 133.6 kph, short of length delivery on off stump, comes in a touch into Cook who defends it towards cover off the back foot

22.2

Kumar to Cook, 1 run, on the middle stump line, Cook pushes it to the left of midwicket to bring up his fifty

22.4

Kumar to Cook, 1 run, back of length on off, Cook stays on the back foot and punches it to mid-on for a single

England 88/1   AN Cook 51* (75b 9x4)

23.1

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flighted delivery on off stump, Cook comes forward and defends it back to the bowler

23.2

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flatter outside off and Cook gets beaten as he stays on the back foot trying to steer the ball towards point, Dhoni fails to collect cleanly

23.3

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flighted on the off, pushed to cover point of the front foot

23.4

Ashwin to Cook, no run, more air outside off, Cook pushes it to extra cover off the front foot

23.5

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, goes down on his knee to play a sweep, but places it to the left of short fine leg

England 89/1   AN Cook 52* (80b 9x4)

24.2

Jadeja to Cook, 1 run, flatter outside off, Cook just dabs it on the on side and takes off for a quick single

24.4

Jadeja to Cook, no run, pushed through on off stump, Cook comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

24.5

Jadeja to Cook, FOUR, fuller and flighted outside off and Cook goes down on his knee quickly as he plays a powerful sweep to deep square leg. Rahane made a good diving stop at the boundary, but his hand was touching the rope

24.6

Jadeja to Cook, no run, beats him with one that goes straight on. Cook was playing for the turn

England 97/1   AN Cook 57* (84b 10x4)

25.2

Ashwin to Cook, FOUR, gets some turn outside off, but it was short and Cook smashes it hard through cover for a boundary. There was no one in the deep to cut it off

25.3

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flighted on off, Cook comes forward in defence

25.4

Ashwin to Cook, no run, more front foot defence, this time played towards cover

25.5

Ashwin to Cook, FOUR, spots the length early and goes back to cut it hard past point for another boundary

25.6

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flighted on the middle stump, Cook comes forward and defends that to the leg side

England 106/1   AN Cook 65* (89b 12x4)

26.2

Jadeja to Cook, 1 leg bye, quicker delivery outside off, Cook goes for a sweep but misses. The ball hits the pads and rolls towards the off side

England 108/1   AN Cook 65* (90b 12x4)

27.1

Ashwin to Cook, no run, flighted on off, pushed back to the bowler

27.2

Ashwin to Cook, no run, more flight by the bowler, the batsman comes forward and drives to mid-off

27.3

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, shorter delivery and Cook goes for a pull but is not able to find the gap, hits it to deep midwicket

27.6

Ashwin to Cook, no run, pushed to midwicket off a flatter delivery

England 114/1   AN Cook 66* (94b 12x4)

28.2

Jadeja to Cook, no run, quicker on the middle stump, the batsman plays it from the crease to midwicket

28.3

Jadeja to Cook, 1 run, fuller delivery outside off and Cook goes for a sweep shot, but Kohli at short fine makes a good stop

28.6

Jadeja to Cook, no run, quicker delivery on off, punched back to the bowler

England 117/1   AN Cook 67* (97b 12x4)

29.2

Ashwin to Cook, 2 runs, short and on the pads, Cook waits and pulls it behind square for a couple of runs

29.3

Ashwin to Cook, 1 run, flighted on the middle stump, Cook comes forward and places it towards square leg for a single

England 121/1   AN Cook 70* (99b 12x4)

30.1

Jadeja to Cook, 1 run, he goes for a premeditated sweep from outside off and gets a top-edge but fortunately for him, it drops safely in front of deep backward square leg

30.3

Jadeja to Cook, no run, flighted on off stump, Cook defends it off the front foot towards midwicket

30.4

Jadeja to Cook, 1 run, now Cook comes down the track, but Jadeja bowls it quicker and Cook manages to just chip it in the air towards long-on.

England 124/1   AN Cook 72* (102b 12x4)

31.2

Ashwin to Cook, no run, on the pads and Cook glances it fine, but Jadeja at short fine leg cuts it off

31.3

Ashwin to Cook, FOUR, flighted outside leg stump and Cook gets on top of that, sweeps it fine past short fine leg for a boundary

31.4

Ashwin to Cook, no run, short ball outside off, cut hard towards point where Ishant makes a diving stop to prevent runs

31.5

Ashwin to Cook, OUT, quicker delivery, wraps Cook on the pads and he is given out. Cook can consider himself unlucky as that pitched comfortably outside the leg stump line. It didn't turn as much as he expected, played outside the line and was hit in the front of the middle stump. But that's a bad decision by the umpire.

AN Cook lbw b Ashwin 76 (134m 106b 13x4 0x6) SR: 71.69

England 132/2   AN Cook 76 (106b 13x4)
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Jan 23, 2013

Suresh Raina plays one through the leg side, India v England, 4th ODI, Mohali, January 23, 2013

Suresh Raina plays one through the leg side

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Jan 23, 2013

Suresh Raina scored an attacking half-century, India v England, 4th ODI, Mohali, January 23, 2013

Suresh Raina scored an attacking half-century

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