Vijay Hazare Trophy - Final

Bengal v Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu won by 29 runs

1.1

Dinda to Anirudha, FOUR, fuller length delivery, played through mid-off for boundary.

Tamil Nadu 7/0   S Anirudha 6* (4b 1x4)   AB Dinda 0.1-0-4-0

1.2

Dinda to Anirudha, FOUR, on the back-foot, punch to covers to a boundary

Tamil Nadu 11/0   S Anirudha 10* (5b 2x4)   AB Dinda 0.2-0-8-0

3.2

Dinda to Anirudha, FOUR, too short and Anirudha on the back foot hooks well high in the air and one bounce to square leg fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 20/0   S Anirudha 18* (11b 3x4)   AB Dinda 1.2-0-17-0

7.3

Dinda to Vijay, FOUR, drifts it on the pads and Vijay tucks it fine to the fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 37/0   M Vijay 10* (19b 1x4)   AB Dinda 3.3-0-30-0

8.4

Bose to Anirudha, FOUR, nice shot and in the slot for Anirudha, he hits it in the air over extra cover to the fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 44/0   S Anirudha 29* (30b 4x4)   RR Bose 4.4-1-12-0

9.2

Dinda to Anirudha, FOUR, good shot, short delivery and Anirudha cuts in the air behind point to the fence for a boundary, width provided.

Tamil Nadu 51/0   S Anirudha 36* (34b 5x4)   AB Dinda 4.2-0-35-0

10.1

Bose to Anirudha, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump and Anirudha cuts hard in the air behind point to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 56/0   S Anirudha 40* (37b 6x4)   RR Bose 5.1-1-19-0

10.3

Bose to Anirudha, FOUR, short ball and Anirudha rocks on the back foot and pulls well high in the air and bounces just inside the ropes and to the fence for a boundary, nice swivel shot.

Tamil Nadu 60/0   S Anirudha 44* (39b 7x4)   RR Bose 5.3-1-23-0

11.2

Shukla to Anirudha, FOUR, an outside edge down to third man fence, a desperate dive by Pakre, could not stop it.

Tamil Nadu 65/0   S Anirudha 48* (43b 8x4)   LR Shukla 0.2-0-5-0

11.5

Shukla to Vijay, FOUR, short of a length and Vijay hits through the line, high in the air to long on fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 70/0   M Vijay 17* (27b 2x4)   LR Shukla 0.5-0-10-0

13.6

Pakre to Anirudha, FOUR, lovely shot, dances down the wicket and punches it through the gap between extra cover and mid-off and no stopping the ball as it goes to the fence for a boundary, that was wonderfully timed.

Tamil Nadu 81/0   S Anirudha 55* (49b 9x4)   SL Pakre 1-0-7-0

17.6

Pakre to Vijay, FOUR, tossed up wide outside the off stump, dabs it fine past short third man to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 96/1   M Vijay 32* (46b 3x4)   SL Pakre 3-0-17-1

22.5

Shukla to Vijay, FOUR, in the slot for Vijay and he hits it in the air down the ground to long off fence for a boundary, brings up his 50 in style.

Tamil Nadu 123/1   M Vijay 52* (64b 4x4)   LR Shukla 2.5-0-24-0

24.5

Ganguly to Vijay, FOUR, slower delivery and Vijay watches it well, it was down the leg side, takes it on the full and helps it past the short fine leg fielder to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 135/1   M Vijay 60* (71b 5x4)   SC Ganguly 0.5-0-7-0

25.1

Lahiri to Mukund, FOUR, waits for the turn and cuts hard to the right of backward point to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 139/1   A Mukund 19* (27b 1x4)   SS Lahiri 3.1-0-17-0

28.3

Ganguly to Mukund, FOUR, slower delivery and Mukund hits it well in the air over midwicket to the fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 154/1   A Mukund 30* (38b 2x4)   SC Ganguly 2.3-0-15-0

32.2

Tiwary to Mukund, FOUR, good shot, cuts well and the ball races to the fence, the third man fielder could not even get near it.

Tamil Nadu 189/1   A Mukund 39* (46b 3x4)   MK Tiwary 1.2-0-11-0

32.5

Tiwary to Vijay, FOUR, lovely shot, in the slot on the middle and leg, clipped to the midwicket fence, wonderful shot.

Tamil Nadu 194/1   M Vijay 92* (98b 6x4 2x6)   MK Tiwary 1.5-0-16-0

33.2

Pakre to Vijay, FOUR, lovely shot to bring up his 100, moves back and hits it hard through extra cover to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 205/1   M Vijay 103* (101b 7x4 3x6)   SL Pakre 4.2-0-42-1

34.4

Dinda to Karthik, FOUR, lovely shot, dances down the track and drives the ball with a straight bat down the track and down the ground to the fence for a wonderful boundary.

Tamil Nadu 213/2   KD Karthik 5* (4b 1x4)   AB Dinda 5.4-0-40-0

37.2

Pakre to Mukund, FOUR, good use of the feet and hits the ball well in the air to midwicket fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 231/2   A Mukund 55* (60b 4x4)   SL Pakre 6.2-0-57-2

39.1

Shukla to Karthik, FOUR, lovely flowing drive through the gap between extra cover and mid-off to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 250/2   KD Karthik 22* (16b 2x4 1x6)   LR Shukla 6.1-0-39-0

40.6

Bose to Mukund, FOUR, short ball and Mukund pulls it just over the out-stretched arms of Bose to the fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 268/2   A Mukund 75* (70b 5x4 2x6)   RR Bose 8-1-40-0

42.4

Dinda to Karthik, FOUR, uses his feet and hits it over the cover fielders to the fence, we are in the batting powerplay.

Tamil Nadu 287/3   KD Karthik 42* (27b 3x4 2x6)   AB Dinda 7.4-0-55-0

43.1

Bose to Sathish, FOUR, slower delivery and a poor start from him, in the slot and driven in the gap to the extra cover fence.

Tamil Nadu 293/3   R Sathish 9* (6b 1x4)   RR Bose 8.1-1-44-0

43.3

Bose to Sathish, FOUR, lovely shot wide of extra cover and no stopping that too, races to the fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 303/3   R Sathish 19* (8b 2x4 1x6)   RR Bose 8.3-1-54-0

43.4

Bose to Sathish, FOUR, makes room and hits it well behind point but a terrible fielding, goes through the fielder to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 307/3   R Sathish 23* (9b 3x4 1x6)   RR Bose 8.4-1-58-0

43.6

Bose to Karthik, FOUR, uses his feet and hits in the air over the bowler to the fence for another boundary, this is wonderful batting from Karthik and Sathish.

Tamil Nadu 314/3   KD Karthik 47* (29b 4x4 2x6)   RR Bose 9-1-65-0

44.3

Pakre to Karthik, FOUR, opens up and pulls in the air to midwicket fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 319/3   KD Karthik 51* (30b 5x4 2x6)   SL Pakre 7.3-0-69-2

44.4

Pakre to Karthik, FOUR, lovely inside-out shot, hit in the air to extra cover fence.

Tamil Nadu 323/3   KD Karthik 55* (31b 6x4 2x6)   SL Pakre 7.4-0-73-2

46.2

Dinda to Karthik, FOUR, hits it hard in the air to wide long on and the fielder could not get to it.

Tamil Nadu 341/4   KD Karthik 64* (36b 7x4 2x6)   AB Dinda 8.2-0-63-0

46.3

Dinda to Karthik, FOUR, too short and slow from Dinda, lot of time for Karthik to put it any where, hit in the air to extra cover fence.

Tamil Nadu 345/4   KD Karthik 68* (37b 8x4 2x6)   AB Dinda 8.3-0-67-0

47.1

Shukla to Badrinath, FOUR, moves across and laps it around to fine leg fence for a boundary.

Tamil Nadu 351/4   S Badrinath 5* (2b 1x4)   LR Shukla 9.1-0-66-2

48.4

Tiwary to Karthik, FOUR, too short and he pulls it well this time, high in the air to midwicket fence.

Tamil Nadu 366/5   KD Karthik 80* (44b 9x4 3x6)   MK Tiwary 2.4-0-21-1

48.5

Tiwary to Karthik, FOUR, too short and lot of time for Karthik, who waits and then with a reverse shot pulls to backward point fence.

Tamil Nadu 370/5   KD Karthik 84* (45b 10x4 3x6)   MK Tiwary 2.5-0-25-1

48.6

Tiwary to Karthik, FOUR, reverse sweep once again, gets an edge high in the air over the short third man fielder to the fence.

Tamil Nadu 374/5   KD Karthik 88* (46b 11x4 3x6)   MK Tiwary 3-0-29-1
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