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

New Zealand 4/1   BB McCullum 4* (1b 1x4)   A Nehra 0.1-0-4-0

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

New Zealand 8/1   BB McCullum 8* (3b 2x4)   A Nehra 0.3-0-8-0

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

New Zealand 12/1   BB McCullum 12* (5b 3x4)   A Nehra 0.5-0-12-0

3.5

Nehra to Taylor, FOUR, Taylor leans into this length ball going across him and sends it into the gap between mid off and extra cover all along the ground, classy shot

New Zealand 18/2   LRPL Taylor 4* (2b 1x4)   A Nehra 1.5-0-17-1

4.5

Kumar to How, FOUR, gets some rare width now, and cuts into the gap between cover and point for a boundary

New Zealand 24/2   JM How 5* (10b 1x4)   P Kumar 2.5-1-7-1

5.2

Nehra to Taylor, FOUR, another lovely drive from Taylor, gets to the pitch of this fullish ball and pings the gap between short extra cover and mid off, as smooth as it gets

New Zealand 28/2   LRPL Taylor 9* (7b 2x4)   A Nehra 2.2-0-21-1

6.4

Kumar to How, FOUR, rare bad delivery from PK, on the pads, and clipped away in a flash in front of square for a boundary

New Zealand 32/3   JM How 9* (15b 2x4)   P Kumar 3.4-1-11-1

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

New Zealand 36/3   SB Styris 4* (4b 1x4)   A Nehra 3.2-0-25-2

9.6

Nehra to How, FOUR, elegant on drive from How, and the overpitched delivery races away through midwicket for a boundary all along the carpet

New Zealand 47/3   JM How 13* (20b 3x4)   A Nehra 5-0-34-2

10.5

Kumar to How, FOUR, PK bowls another short one, and he goes for the pull, and gets it behind deep square for a boundary

New Zealand 54/3   JM How 17* (21b 4x4)   P Kumar 5.5-1-20-1

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

New Zealand 58/3   SB Styris 16* (23b 2x4)   MM Patel 0.2-0-4-0

25.4

Pathan to Mills, FOUR, turns in on leg stump, he gets it fine past the diving leg slip fielder for a boundary

New Zealand 102/8   KD Mills 4* (2b 1x4)   YK Pathan 2.4-0-11-2
Series Results
India v New Zealand at Chennai - Dec 10, 2010
India won by 8 wickets (with 173 balls remaining)
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India won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Vadodara - Dec 4, 2010
India won by 9 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Jaipur - Dec 1, 2010
India won by 8 wickets (with 42 balls remaining)
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India won by 40 runs
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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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