New Zealand in India ODI Series - 5th ODI

India v New Zealand

India won by 8 wickets (with 173 balls remaining)

1.1

Nehra to BB McCullum, FOUR, bangs it in short, Brendon goes for the pull, and gets it high and over midwicket and it falls short just inside the ropes and rolls into the boundary

1.2

Nehra to BB McCullum, no run, worked away to square leg

1.3

Nehra to BB McCullum, FOUR, take that! Brendon gets some width outside off, and cuts it in a flash through point for another boundary

1.4

Nehra to BB McCullum, no run, Nehra shortens the length now, gets some inward shape off the seam, Brendon tucks it in to the leg side

1.5

Nehra to BB McCullum, FOUR, down the track comes Brendon, and hammers this length delivery over extra cover, and it screams to the boundary, no one moved

1.6

Nehra to BB McCullum, 1 run, walks across and works this one into the gap at midwicket to retain the strike

New Zealand 13/1   BB McCullum 13* (6b 3x4)

2.1

Kumar to BB McCullum, 1 run, steers it wristily late down to third man

New Zealand 14/1   BB McCullum 14* (7b 3x4)

3.1

Nehra to BB McCullum, no run, better start from Nehra, angles it across Brendon on a length, he pushes it out to point

3.2

Nehra to BB McCullum, no run, excellent line, even closer to off stump, and an even better leave from Brendon who shoulders arms at the lastest possible instant

3.3

Nehra to BB McCullum, OUT, Nehra gets the big wicket! Brendon walked across his stumps and tried to work this length ball down to fine leg, missed and was hit flush in front, and the finger went up straight away, 150th wicket for Ashish in ODIs, the openers are gone, India on top at the moment

BB McCullum lbw b Nehra 14 (16m 10b 3x4 0x6) SR: 140.00

New Zealand 14/2   BB McCullum 14 (10b 3x4)
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Dec 10, 2010

India are all smiles after making a clean sweep, India v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Chennai, December 10, 2010

India are all smiles after making a clean sweep

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Dec 10, 2010

India celebrates their 5-0 victory in the ODI series against New Zealand, 5th ODI, Chennai, December 10, 2010

India celebrates their 5-0 victory in the ODI series against New Zealand

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