New Zealand in India ODI Series - 5th ODI

India v New Zealand

India won by 8 wickets (with 173 balls remaining)

5.5

Nehra to Styris, no run, shortish and going across Scott, who shoulders arms

5.6

Nehra to Styris, no run, goes for the square drive but doesn't get the timing right, Kohli runs in from backward point and fields

New Zealand 28/3   SB Styris 0* (2b)

7.1

Nehra to Styris, no run, worked away to midwicket off the back foot, it was in the air for a while

7.2

Nehra to Styris, FOUR, in the slot, and put away in style in the gap at extra cover and mid off for a boundary, got right to the pitch and held the pose for effect

7.3

Nehra to Styris, no run, played back to the bowler

7.4

Nehra to Styris, no run, gets outside off and drives this fullish ball to point, didn't get the timing on that one

7.5

Nehra to Styris, no run, on middle and leg, tucked away to mid wicket

7.6

Nehra to Styris, 1 run, stays back and opens the bat face to run down this length delivery to third man

New Zealand 37/3   SB Styris 5* (8b 1x4)

8.1

Kumar to Styris, no run, PK has hardly given anything away here, and he continues to peg away around off stump, Styris goes back to defend

8.2

Kumar to Styris, no run, drives hard but cannot beat Tiwary at mid off who runs across and fields

8.3

Kumar to Styris, no run, looking for the leg before with the one that comes in with the angle, drives it down to mid on

8.4

Kumar to Styris, no run, steady stuff from just back of a length this time, played out to short extra cover off the back foot

8.5

Kumar to Styris, 1 run, gets the front foot across and works this one away to fine leg

New Zealand 38/3   SB Styris 6* (13b 1x4)

9.1

Nehra to Styris, no run, punches this back of a length delivery but not much power in the shot, and cover runs around and fields

9.2

Nehra to Styris, no run, dropped Yusuf went low down to his right at short extra cover to a back foot punch from Styris, but just about manages to get a hand to it, that would have been a stunner had he taken it

9.3

Nehra to Styris, 2 runs, driven airily down to Gautam at mid off who misfields and lets a couple of runs

9.4

Nehra to Styris, 1 run, worked to midwicket for a single off the back foot

New Zealand 42/3   SB Styris 9* (17b 1x4)

10.1

Kumar to Styris, no run, driven down to mid off

10.2

Kumar to Styris, no run, driven again off the back foot but straight to extra cover

10.3

Kumar to Styris, no run, PK bangs it in short, Styris weaves out of the pull as it goes just over his head, not called a wide

10.4

Kumar to Styris, 3 runs, swatted away to the deep midwicket boundary, where Vijay dives and half-stops it, then dives again and stops it fully as it rolls away almost into the ropes

New Zealand 50/3   SB Styris 12* (21b 1x4)

11.1

MM Patel to Styris, no run, bowls a loosener outside off, but Styris misses out, hitting it to extra cover

11.2

MM Patel to Styris, FOUR, there's no missing out this time, as this overpitched ball is crashed just to the left of Rohit at cover, he was late to get down, and by the time he did, the ball had crossed the boundary

11.3

MM Patel to Styris, 1 run, and is in business right away as Styris drives this one to him

New Zealand 59/3   SB Styris 17* (24b 2x4)

12.1

Ashwin to Styris, no run, flights it on the off stump, gets some turn, off the pads and rolls away in the leg side

12.2

Ashwin to Styris, no run, turns into the batsman from off again, played down near leg slip

12.3

Ashwin to Styris, no run, gets forward and plays with the turn to midwicket

12.4

Ashwin to Styris, no run, sharp turn for Ashwin, they appeal for the catch as it lobs up to leg slip, but it came off the pads

12.5

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

12.6

Ashwin to Styris, no run, he is having some issues with the turn, lunges forward and is hit on the body as it comes in from outside off, good start from Ashwin

New Zealand 59/3   SB Styris 17* (30b 2x4)

14.1

Ashwin to Styris, 1 run, sweeps from way outside off stump, gets a top edge that falls well short of the man at deep square leg

14.4

Ashwin to Styris, 2 runs, drives with the turn wide of Tiwary at long on for a couple, neatly done

14.5

Ashwin to Styris, 1 run, turns in sharply from around off stump, worked away down to fine leg

New Zealand 66/3   SB Styris 21* (33b 2x4)

15.1

MM Patel to Styris, 1 run, Munaf sprays it wide outside off and is cut away to the sweeper for a single

15.6

MM Patel to Styris, no run, driven elegantly but without any power to shortish extra cover

New Zealand 68/3   SB Styris 22* (35b 2x4)

16.2

Ashwin to Styris, no run, he is getting prodigious turn, and some bounce too this time, loops up in the air, but no one at short leg

16.3

Ashwin to Styris, no run, another one goes in the air in the direction of short leg

16.4

Ashwin to Styris, no run, loud appeal for leg before, but he was struck outside the line of off as he missed out on the sweep

16.5

Ashwin to Styris, no run, played back to the bowler

16.6

Ashwin to Styris, no run, bounces big on the batsman who goes across and keeps it down near the stumps

New Zealand 69/3   SB Styris 22* (40b 2x4)

17.3

Yuvraj Singh to Styris, no run, flat and turning away from middle, played out in front of point off the front foot

17.4

Yuvraj Singh to Styris, 1 run, speared into the pads, tucked away to midwicket for a single

New Zealand 71/3   SB Styris 23* (42b 2x4)

18.1

Ashwin to Styris, 1 run, picked from outside off and driven with the turn to long on

18.3

Ashwin to Styris, no run, in trouble again with the turn as he presses forward outside off stump and is hit on the body

18.4

Ashwin to Styris, OUT, Ashwin gets one this time! Styris looked to belatedly sweep this fuller one into the leg side, missed the line and was hit bang in front of the stumps, the umpire had not doubt about that one, New Zealand are tottering now

SB Styris lbw b Ashwin 24 (56m 45b 2x4 0x6) SR: 53.33

New Zealand 73/5   SB Styris 24 (45b 2x4)
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India won by 8 wickets (with 173 balls remaining)
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India won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
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India won by 9 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Jaipur - Dec 1, 2010
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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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