West Indies in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v West Indies

India won by 153 runs

1.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, FOUR, length ball on the pads, merely clipped away past midwicket, and it blazes across this outfield. Hyatt gives desperate chase, dives full length, but can't keep the ball in

1.2

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, short of a length, just outside off, punched away. Can't beat point

1.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, looks to punch this to leg, but is slightly early into the shot, and gets a soft leading edge towards mid-on. Along the ground

1.4

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, gets room outside off and punches this to third man for one

1.5

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, length ball, wide of off, GG doesn't go after it

1.6

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, this one nips back into Gambhir from just short of a length, hits him high on the thigh

India 7/0   R Rampaul 1-0-5-0

3.1

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, Gambhir walks down into this shot, and pushes a length ball to cover

3.2

Rampaul to Gambhir, 1 run, tucked away off the hips for a single

3.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, short of a length, into the pads, tucked away for a single

3.4

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, length ball outside off, pushed to mid-off

3.5

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, length ball, swinging into the pads, Gambhir misses out, and is hit on the pad

3.6

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, length ball, middle and off, defended back to him

India 17/0   R Rampaul 2-0-7-0

5.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, Sehwag pushes at a length ball from his crease and gets a thick outside edge towards third man, who is square

5.2

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, Sehwag survives a run-out chance! Gambhir played the short of a length ball towards point and Sehwag began running for the single. Gambhir took two steps down and stopped. Sehwag had run a long way down. Pollard fielded at point and Sehwag had given up. His only hope was if Pollard missed the direct hit at the bowler's end, which he did

5.3

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, defended on the off side, Gambhir begins to run, but Sehwag stays put

5.4

Rampaul to Gambhir, FOUR, Gambjir steps out of his crease and carves a short of a length ball from outside off stump through point

5.5

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, defended on the off side

5.6

Rampaul to Gambhir, 1 wide, that's too far down leg side, Ramdin dives to his right to collect

5.6

Rampaul to Gambhir, 1 run, Gambhir moves forward and across and taps the ball towards midwicket

India 37/0   R Rampaul 3-0-14-0

7.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, short of a length, outside off, pushed to cover

7.2

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, defended off the back foot, no room available

7.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, short of a length, into the pads, flicks it to short midwicket

7.4

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, short of a length, middle and off, defended back to him

7.5

Rampaul to Sehwag, 2 runs, nicely played, no room again, but he manoeuvres it with an open face, imparts power with the wrists. Between point and cover-point it goes

7.6

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, short, gets the width, but RR gets extra bounce too, which beats Sehwag's cut

India 47/0   R Rampaul 4-0-16-0

9.1

Rampaul to Gambhir, 1 run, another steer to third man for a single

9.2

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, short of a length, a little bit of room available, and he guides it to third man

9.3

Rampaul to Gambhir, FOUR, short, not too much room available, but Gambhir cuts it over Pollard at backward point. Pollard made it look close, but this was well over for any other man

9.4

Rampaul to Gambhir, 1 run, short of a length, soft hands, open face, towards gully, and they steal a risky single. He would have made it even if Samuels had hit the stumps direct

9.5

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, length ball on off, there is no room available, Sehwag goes back towards leg, and opens the face late to get a single to third man

9.6

Rampaul to Gambhir, no run, taps this short of a length delivery square on the off side

India 63/0   R Rampaul 5-0-24-0

26.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, quick hands from Sehwag. Short of a length, no room, and he late-cuts it to third man. It flies towards the man there, who has been placed fine just for that

26.2

Rampaul to Raina, no run, Raina is thinking of the pull as this short of a length, but it is also outside off, and Raina checks the shot in the end

26.3

Rampaul to Raina, FOUR, gift upon gift upon gift. Short, well down the leg side, and Raina helps it along his way with a pull for four

26.4

Rampaul to Raina, FOUR, this boundary has been earned. Short of a length, outside off, and he plays the square cut slightly late to find the gap between point and cover-point. Third man stands no chance

26.5

Rampaul to Raina, 2 runs, and he follows it up with an earned pair. Bunts this off the pads, between the two deep men on the leg side, and hares back for two

26.6

Rampaul to Raina, no run, short of a length, accurate, Raina defends it back

India 205/1   R Rampaul 6-0-35-0

37.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, length ball on middle and leg, driven to long-on. Pollard fumbles, Sehwag wants two, but he has taken only a couple of steps by the time Pollard rockets the throw back. Back in the nick of time

37.2

Rampaul to Raina, 1 run, slower ball, full on off, driven to long-off for one

37.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

37.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 wide, another wide down the leg side, they dare not bowl at him

37.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, looks to hits this length ball into the on side, gets an inside edge on to the pad, and takes a single to point

37.4

Rampaul to Raina, 1 run, low full toss outside off, driven down to long-off

37.5

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, Sammy, oh Sammy. They cannot believe it. Sitter dropped. Sehwag looks to go inside-out, ends up slicing it, Sammy runs back and to his left from extra cover. Gets under it. In she goes and pops out. Ravi Rampaul's jaw has dropped. How can he drop this? This seems to have settled in for a second, but doesn't stay. Sehwag points at Sammy with his bat. Must be thanking him

37.6

Rampaul to Raina, 1 run, driven down to long-off for a single

India 293/1   R Rampaul 7-0-43-0

39.1

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, nearly bowled him. A lovely yorker on the stumps, Sehwag just about keeps it out. Leaves the ball in his crease and scrambles a single. Three hundred up inside 40 overs

39.2

Rampaul to Raina, 1 run, tucked away off the hips, and over to Sehwag

39.3

Rampaul to Sehwag, FOUR, length ball no the pads, flicked away wristily past square leg, casually moves to his personal best and the highest by any player against West Indies

39.4

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, pushed wide of long-on, wants the second, but is sent back. Rightly so, as the throw is accurate

39.5

Rampaul to Raina, 1 run, and quietly on the side Raina has got himself a fifty, off 42 balls. Drives this length ball to long-off for one

39.6

Rampaul to Sehwag, FOUR, and the gifts continue to arrive. Half-volley on the pads, with fine leg up inside the circle. He moves slightly inside the line, and clips it away for four

India 311/1   R Rampaul 8-0-55-0

45.1

Rampaul to RG Sharma, 1 run, full outside off, driven to long-off for one

45.2

Rampaul to Sehwag, 1 run, Sehwag is looking to make room, RR follows him, and the cramped batsman can only get a single to long-on

45.3

Rampaul to RG Sharma, FOUR, Sharma joins the party here. Length ball outside off, and he has smashed this past extra cover. Along the ground

45.4

Rampaul to RG Sharma, 1 run, slower ball, on the stumps, pushed towards long-on for a single

45.5

Rampaul to Sehwag, FOUR, mid-off has come up so that they can bowl straight at him, but Sehwag makes room successfully this time, and he lofts a full ball over mid-off

45.6

Rampaul to Sehwag, no run, Sehwag back away, RR slips in a bouncer, over the stumps. Sehwag doesn't play any shot

India 371/3   R Rampaul 9-0-66-0
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India won by 34 runs
India v West Indies at Indore - Dec 8, 2011
India won by 153 runs
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West Indies won by 16 runs
India v West Indies at Visakhapatnam - Dec 2, 2011
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Photos

Dec 9, 2011

A kite celebrating Virender Sehwag's record-breaking 219, Amritsar, December 9, 2011

A kite celebrating Virender Sehwag's record-breaking 219

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Dec 8, 2011

Denesh Ramdin made 96, which is the highest ODI score by a West Indies keeper, India v West Indies, 4th ODI, Indore, December 8, 2011

Denesh Ramdin made 96, which is the highest ODI score by a West Indies keeper

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