England in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v England

India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

17.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 2 runs, flighted delivery outside off, KP cuts it to deep point and scampers back for a second

17.2

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flatter delivery outside off, no turn yet. Pushed to cover for a single

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

17.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, that was a powerful back foot punch but Rohit Sharma makes a good diving stop at cover

17.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flighted outside off, KP comes forward and pushes it down the ground towards long-on

England 64/1   R Ashwin 1-0-5-0

19.1

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

19.2

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flatter delivery on the middle, KP looks more confident now as he stylishly drives it to deep midwicket

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

19.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flighted and slower, outside off, KP takes a big stride and places it in the gap at cover 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   R Ashwin 2-0-10-0

21.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flatter delivery on the middle stump, worked around towards backward square for a single

21.2

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

21.3

Ashwin to Pietersen, FOUR, flighted delivery and full on the middle, driven hard down the ground. More of a KP shot and long on had no chance to cut that off

21.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, spins in to the batsman, who punches that hard to off, but can't beat cover

21.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flighted outside off, KP comes forward and turns it to midwicket for a single

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   R Ashwin 3-0-18-0

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

23.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flatter delivery on off, KP goes back and punches it down the ground to long on

England 90/1   R Ashwin 4-0-20-0

25.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, flatter delivery on off stump, KP stays back and punches it past the non-striker to long-on

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   R Ashwin 5-0-29-0

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

27.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, FOUR, KP comes down the wicket and drives the quicker delivery to deep midwicket, where Ishant makes a mess of it. He was behind the ball, but it went through his legs to the boundary

27.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, comes forward to this flighted delivery and drives it to long on for a single

27.6

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

England 114/1   R Ashwin 6-0-35-0

29.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, he jumps out of the crease and plays this flat delivery on the pads in the air towards long on

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

29.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, pushed through on the middle and leg, KP waits and defends it to the leg side

29.5

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, flatter delivery outside off, comes a bit a quicker, pushed back to the bowler

29.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, flighted on off, KP pushes it towards the non-striker, but Ashwin makes a good diving stop

England 121/1   R Ashwin 7-0-39-0

31.1

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, pushed through on the middle, punched off the back foot to long on

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

31.6

Ashwin to Morgan, no run, flighted outside off and Morgan goes for the sweep straightaway but misses and is hit on the pads

England 132/2   R Ashwin 8-0-44-1

33.1

Ashwin to Morgan, 1 run, quicker delivery on the off stump, the batsman drops it towards cover and sets off for a quick single

33.2

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, flatter delivery outside off, KP waits on the back foot and defends it back to the bowler

33.3

Ashwin to Pietersen, no run, flighted on off, KP comes forward to drive it towards the leg side, plays it straight to midwicket

33.4

Ashwin to Pietersen, 1 run, turns this one from middle towards square leg for a single

33.5

Ashwin to Morgan, no run, flatter delivery, Morgan tries to cut it late but plays it straight down to short third man

33.6

Ashwin to Morgan, OUT, caught at long-on! A nothing shot from Morgan! It was a fuller ball and he tries to chip it over mid-on but gets a leading edge. Yuvraj has all the time to run a few paces backwards and take a comfortable catch. From nowhere, India has two wickets now.

EJG Morgan c Yuvraj Singh b Ashwin 3 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

England 138/3   R Ashwin 9-0-46-2

44.1

Ashwin to Root, SIX, flighted delivery on off stump and Root picks it up from there and sends it flying over the deep midwicket boundary for the first six of the match

44.2

Ashwin to Root, no run, flighted on the pads, he pushes it to midwicket off the front foot

44.3

Ashwin to Root, 2 runs, on the middle and leg line, Root quickly readies himself for the sweep and places it fine to deep backward square leg

44.4

Ashwin to Root, FOUR, gets a short ball outside off and he takes full advantage, punches it hard through cover for another boundary

44.5

Ashwin to Root, 1 run, flighted delivery on off stump, driven to deep midwicket for a single

44.6

Ashwin to Pietersen, FOUR, the mid-off was up and Ashwin's paused delivery is sent over the fielder for yet another boundary. This time by KP

England 205/4   R Ashwin 10-0-63-2
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Photos

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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