West Indies in India ODI Series - 5th ODI

India v West Indies

India won by 34 runs

19.2

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, short outside off, Kohli off the mark with a punch to long-on

19.4

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, short, but stays low, and Kohli has to be quick in order to manage to pull this to deep midwicket

19.6

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, turning into the pads, worked away for an easy single. One of the better overs for India, with six fairly easy singles

India 90/3   V Kohli 3* (3b)

20.1

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, overpitched on the pads, driven to long-off for one

India 91/3   V Kohli 4* (4b)

21.5

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, played with soft hands, gets a single to cover

India 98/3   V Kohli 5* (5b)

22.1

Martin to Kohli, no run, straight length ball, defended to cover

22.2

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, slightly shorter, punched down to long-on for one

22.5

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, pitched up outside off, driven to sweeper-cover for one

India 103/3   V Kohli 7* (8b)

23.4

Samuels to Kohli, no run, tossed up outside off, defended watchfully

23.5

Samuels to Kohli, 2 runs, quicker one, on the pads, flicked past square leg, to the right of deep midwicket, comes back for two

23.6

Samuels to Kohli, no run, short of a length, just outside off, punched back to him

India 107/3   V Kohli 9* (11b)

24.2

Martin to Kohli, no run, length ball, around off, defended to cover

24.3

Martin to Kohli, no run, straighter and quicker, defended back to him

24.4

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, Run-out opportunity. He has pushed this to the right of point, takes the fielder on, and just makes it despite a direct hit. No plonking of the bat, sliding it all the way

24.6

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, shortish, outside off, punches this to long-off

India 111/3   V Kohli 11* (15b)

25.1

Samuels to Kohli, 2 runs, nicely played. Quick and short of a length, punched behind square for a couple

25.2

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, overpitched, driven easily for a single to long-on

25.5

Samuels to Kohli, no run, quicker ball, into the pads, defended to mid-on

25.6

Samuels to Kohli, no run, offbreak, turning into the pads, pushed a little too hard to square leg to be taking a single

India 115/3   V Kohli 14* (19b)

26.3

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, driven to long-off for a single

India 117/3   V Kohli 15* (20b)

27.1

Samuels to Kohli, no run, flicked, but can't beat midwicket

27.2

Samuels to Kohli, FOUR, suddenly a glut of boundaries. Quick, short of a length, Kohli goes back and punches this in front of square. Beats deep point

27.3

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, turning into the pads, worked way for a single around the corner

27.6

Samuels to Kohli, 1 leg bye, another quick ball down leg, worked around the corner

India 134/3   V Kohli 20* (24b 1x4)

28.1

Russell to Kohli, no run, length ball on off, defended off the front foot

28.2

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, middle and off, punched down to long-on for one

28.5

Russell to Kohli, 2 runs, takes this shortish delivery from outside off, flicks this to the left of fine leg, and takes a second

28.6

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, again moves inside the line to guide this square on the on side for a single

India 139/3   V Kohli 24* (28b 1x4)

29.1

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, turning into the pads, worked away fine for a single

29.4

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, outside off, punched down the ground

29.6

Samuels to Kohli, 1 run, driven down to long-on for an easy single

India 149/3   V Kohli 27* (31b 1x4)

30.1

Russell to Kohli, FOUR, slower short ball, Kohli waits for it, and pulls this in front of square for another four. West Indies are bleeding in these middle overs

30.2

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, on off, pushed to the right of cover for one

30.4

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, length ball outside off, driven to deep point for one

30.6

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, length ball, angling into the pads, driven to long-on for one

India 158/3   V Kohli 34* (35b 2x4)

31.1

Pollard to Kohli, no run, length ball outside off, driven straight to cover

31.2

Pollard to Kohli, no run, slower ball, on off, flicked, but can't beat midwicket

31.3

Pollard to Kohli, 1 run, slower full toss, driven to long-off for one

31.5

Pollard to Kohli, 2 wides, wide down the leg side, and Ramdin is lazy in getting there. Allows an extra run

31.6

Pollard to Kohli, 1 run, length ball outside off, stays back to punch this to long-on

India 164/3   V Kohli 36* (39b 2x4)

32.1

Russell to Kohli, no run, this length ball holds its line outside off and stays low too. Beats his drive, squeezing under the bat

32.2

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, gets a thick edge on this drive, takes the single to third man

32.4

Russell to Kohli, 2 runs, length ball, into the pads, placed to the left of fine leg, and hares back for the second

32.5

Russell to Kohli, 1 run, overpitched on the pads, flicked to deep square for one

India 169/3   V Kohli 40* (43b 2x4)

33.2

Pollard to Kohli, 1 run, goes wide of the crease, Kohli waits for the slower one to arrive, and then opens the face

33.4

Pollard to Kohli, FOUR, slower ball, half-volley outside off, driven in front of square, beats deep point. A wristy cover drive

33.5

Pollard to Kohli, 1 run, full again, but this time he goes down the ground and takes the single to long-off

India 178/3   V Kohli 46* (46b 3x4)

34.1

Sammy to Kohli, no run, slower ball, would have been wide had he not punched this to cover

34.2

Sammy to Kohli, no run, full outside off, drives at it, but can't beat point

34.3

Sammy to Kohli, 2 runs, punched wide of point this time, gets a couple because he has placed it to the left of the deep man

34.4

Sammy to Kohli, no run, short of a length, hit back to Sammy

34.5

Sammy to Kohli, 1 run, half chance for a return catch. Kolhi looks to flick this to long=on, from outside off. Gets the leading edge that eludes Sammy to his left

India 181/3   V Kohli 49* (51b 3x4)

35.1

Narine to Kohli, no run, flighted offbreak, flicked to midwicket

35.2

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, turning in, placed to deep midwicket to reach yet another fifty. Acknowledges the applause from all corners

35.5

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, the other one from Narine, Kohli reads it, and pushes it to cover for one

India 190/3   V Kohli 51* (54b 3x4)

36.1

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, length ball, pushed towards long-on for one

36.3

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, full toss on the pads, finds deep square leg

36.5

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, length ball into the pads, worked away to deep square

India 195/3   V Kohli 54* (57b 3x4)

37.1

Narine to Kohli, no run, legbreak from Narine, pushed back to him. Read it off the pitch

37.2

Narine to Kohli, no run, another legbreak, starts around leg, pushed to short midwicket

37.3

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, quicker one, on the pads, gets a single to cover, brings Tiwary back on strike

37.6

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, length ball on the pads, worked away for a single

India 202/3   V Kohli 56* (61b 3x4)

38.1

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, full, middle and off, driven to long-on

India 203/3   V Kohli 57* (62b 3x4)

39.3

Martin to Kohli, no run, quick, on the pads, pushed to extra cover

39.4

Martin to Kohli, FOUR, sets back for this short-of-a-length delivery, and pulls it over midwicket

39.5

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, this short ball doesn't come on, he has to abort the cut, and place it in front of square for one

India 214/3   V Kohli 62* (65b 4x4)

40.1

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, length ball outside off, pushed to deep cover for one

40.4

Roach to Kohli, 2 runs, length ball, on the pads, flicked past the diving midwicket, gets a couple wide of long-on

40.5

Roach to Kohli, no run, yorker on off, plays it nicely with an open face, but can't beat point

40.6

Roach to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, angling in, worked away to deep square for one

India 219/3   V Kohli 66* (69b 4x4)

41.1

Martin to Kohli, no run, flighted around middle and leg, defended off the front foot

41.2

Martin to Kohli, no run, length ball on off, driven to extra cover

41.3

Martin to Kohli, no run, quickish, on the pads, pushed to the right of Martin. Fielded by him

41.4

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, drives this inside-out from leg-stump line, gets a single to long-off

41.6

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, flighted on middle and off, driven to long-off for another single

India 222/3   V Kohli 68* (74b 4x4)

42.1

Sammy to Kohli, 1 run, short of a length, into the pads, whipped away for a single

42.3

Sammy to Kohli, FOUR, what a shot. Shot of the day so far. Short of a length, on middle and off, and he punches this square, using his wrists to impart the power. Beats point

42.4

Sammy to Kohli, no run, goes down the ground with this one, but can't beat Sammy

42.5

Sammy to Kohli, 1 run, length ball, pushed to midwicket, Kohli tumbles as he tries to slide the bat in. Actually the bat got stuck in the boot of Sammy who was there to collect the throw

India 229/3   V Kohli 74* (78b 5x4)

43.1

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, hit down to long-on for a single

43.3

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, driven to the right of cover for one

43.5

Martin to Kohli, 1 run, length ball on the pads, pushed with an open face to point

India 234/3   V Kohli 77* (81b 5x4)

44.2

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, worked past midwicket for a single

44.4

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, shortish, wide, punched away to deep point for one

44.6

Narine to Kohli, 1 run, overpitched on the pads, flicked away to deep midwicket for one

India 241/3   V Kohli 80* (84b 5x4)

45.1

Martin to Kohli, OUT, Kohli is gone. Looking to hit a six over long-on, but Martin sort of cramps him up with the leg line. He can't free the arms, and is too close to the ball, hence no elevation. easy catch for long-on

V Kohli c Samuels b Martin 80 (99m 85b 5x4 0x6) SR: 94.11

India 241/4   V Kohli 80 (85b 5x4)
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India won by 34 runs
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India v West Indies at Cuttack - Nov 29, 2011
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Photos

Dec 11, 2011

Rahul Sharma celebrates the wicket of Sunil Narine, India v West Indies, 5th ODI, Chennai, December 11, 2011

Rahul Sharma celebrates the wicket of Sunil Narine

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Dec 11, 2011

Kieron Pollard celebrates his maiden ODI century, India v West Indies, 5th ODI, Chennai, December 11, 2011

Kieron Pollard celebrates his maiden ODI century

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