England in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v England

India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

1.1

Mohammed Shami to Bell, no run, length ball, pitches on off and goes straight on with the angle, hits the pads as Bell plays for the swing, the bowler appeals but that was probably missing leg

1.2

Mohammed Shami to Bell, 1 wide, 132 kph, bowls a fuller length but it goes down the leg side and is called a wide

1.2

Mohammed Shami to Bell, no run, short of length on off stump, not much movement this time, defended to off side off the back foot

1.3

Mohammed Shami to Bell, 1 run, lures Bell with a fuller ball on off stump, gets some away movement too. Bell doesn't come fully forward and outside edges the ball down to third-man

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   Mohammed Shami 1-0-2-0

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   Mohammed Shami 2-0-6-0

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   Mohammed Shami 3-0-18-0

16.1

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, no run, starts off with a length ball on off stump, KP gets behind the line of the ball and defends it solidly back to the bowler

16.2

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, no run, in the channel outside off, moves a touch away after pitching. KP comes forward and then shoulders arms

16.3

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, no run, he gets beaten outside off with one that cuts away from him after pitching on length outside off

16.4

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, no run, and another one. He stays in the crease and tries to play the length ball outside off away from his body, gets beaten

16.5

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, no run, now he brings it into the batsman. It is a short of length delivery on the middle stump, cuts into the batsman and he gets hit high on the thigh pads

16.6

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, 1 run, flicks it from outside off to deep square leg. That is more like the KP we know

England 59/1   Mohammed Shami 4-0-19-0

18.1

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, 1 run, short of length outside off, KP goes back and attempts a back foot punch, but it hits the inside half and goes towards the right of mid-on

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   Mohammed Shami 5-0-25-0

41.1

Mohammed Shami to Root, FOUR, it was a length ball outside off, but Root took a couple of steps forward to get to the pitch, drives it beautifully through the gap at extra cover

41.2

Mohammed Shami to Root, no run, length ball outside off, defended towards point off the front foot

41.3

Mohammed Shami to Root, no run, short of length outside off, Root goes right back to defend that to the off side

41.4

Mohammed Shami to Root, 2 runs, another short of length delivery outside off, Root opens the face and plays it past point for a couple easily

41.5

Mohammed Shami to Root, no run, length ball outside off, Root comes forward a touch early and inside edges the ball on to his pads

41.6

Mohammed Shami to Root, 1 run, fuller length delivery on the off, it is driven hard to mid-on and the batsmen set off for a single. Raina takes ages to get rid of the ball, otherwise it could have been interesting

England 168/4   Mohammed Shami 6-0-32-0

43.1

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, FOUR, bludgeons this one past mid-off, it was short of length wide outside off and he throws a hammer at that one. Ishant tries to stop that one, but it just bounces before him and runs down to the boundary

43.2

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, 1 run, similar delivery, he plays a similar shot but with less timing. The mid-off has been pushed to long-off

43.3

Mohammed Shami to Root, 1 run, fuller delivery on off stump, Root shovels it to the leg side for a single

43.4

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, 1 run, he tries the tennis forehand now off a short delivery and the ball takes a top edge, falls safely between mid-on and deep midwicket

43.5

Mohammed Shami to Root, 1 run, waits in the crease for this length ball outside off and opens the face to run it down to third man

43.6

Mohammed Shami to Pietersen, FOUR, fuller length delivery, he moves his front foot out and smashes it past mid-on for another boundary.

England 188/4   Mohammed Shami 7-0-44-0

49.1

Mohammed Shami to Tredwell, 1 run, makes room by moving outside leg and smashes the length ball over the infield to deep cover

49.2

Mohammed Shami to Root, FOUR, he gets to his fifty with a boundary. He came down the track and pulled this short delivery to deep square leg

49.3

Mohammed Shami to Root, FOUR, he charges down the track and hits it past the bowler for yet another boundary

49.4

Mohammed Shami to Root, 1 run, he bowls a good yorker which is blocked back to him, he gathers the ball and has a shy at the non-strikers, but misses and allows an overthrow

49.5

Mohammed Shami to Tredwell, FOUR, he makes room by moving outside leg and crunches this length delivery past point for more runs, goes all the way to the boundary

49.6

Mohammed Shami to Tredwell, 1 bye, bowls a good yorker, which the batsman misses but runs for byes anyway

England 257/7   Mohammed Shami 8-0-58-0
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England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
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India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
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India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
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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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