Australia tour of India, 2007/08 / Wicket commentary

Australia in India ODI Series - 6th ODI

India v Australia

Australia won by 18 runs

0.3

Khan to Clarke, OUT, and India strike early! Zaheer drifts down the leg side, Clarke tries to flick it down to fine leg, the ball deviates a big way after passing the bat and umpire Aleem Dar is convinced about it and raises his finger

MJ Clarke c †Dhoni b Khan 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 2/1   AC Gilchrist 1* (2b)   Z Khan 0.3-0-2-1

14.4

Harbhajan Singh to Ponting, OUT, and Dravid latches onto one! Ponting was squared up by one which straightened after pitching outside off, the ball gets a thin outside edge and Dravid at first slip takes it easily

RT Ponting c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 49 (62m 44b 7x4 1x6) SR: 111.36

Australia 98/2   AC Gilchrist 48* (43b 8x4)   Harbhajan Singh 1.4-0-13-1

15.5

Pathan to Gilchrist, OUT, and he's gone! What a way to go, Pathan bowls one on a good length outside off stump, Gilchrist sees a bit of width and tries to hit it over cover but doesn't get the elevation, Uthappa takes a simple catch and the Indians celebrate a massive wicket

AC Gilchrist c Uthappa b Pathan 51 (74m 47b 8x4 0x6) SR: 108.51

Australia 102/3   BJ Hodge 1* (3b)   IK Pathan 4.5-0-27-1

21.5

Kartik to Hodge, OUT, caught! Kartik drifted the ball into middle stump, drawing Hodge forward in defense, the ball gripped the pitch and spun across the right-hander, taking the outside edge which went straight to Dravid, splendid delivery from Kartik

BJ Hodge c Dravid b Kartik 20 (29m 28b 4x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Australia 129/4   A Symonds 8* (11b 1x4)   M Kartik 1.5-0-6-1

37.6

Sreesanth to Haddin, OUT, Sreesanth is rewarded for a good over! good length on off stumps, Haddin goes for the loft over the head of mid-off, takes a few paces down the track but doesn't get the desired elevation. The ball lobs up and Tendulkar at mid-off takes it very easily

BJ Haddin c Tendulkar b Sreesanth 25 (59m 53b 0x4 1x6) SR: 47.16

Australia 204/5   A Symonds 52* (56b 5x4 1x6)   S Sreesanth 5-0-33-1

47.4

Khan to Hopes, OUT, caught! Hopes tries to pull an attempted short ball and gets a top edge that loops up towards Dravid who takes the simplest of catches at square leg

JR Hopes c Dravid b Khan 39 (40m 30b 5x4 0x6) SR: 130.00

Australia 294/6   A Symonds 103* (84b 9x4 4x6)   Z Khan 8.4-0-53-2

49.4

Khan to Symonds, 1 run, OUT, Symonds drives a full toss straight past the bowler, Uthappa runs across from long-off and fires the throw back into Zaheer, Lee had sprinted back for the second run and made a despairing dive as Zaheer broke the stumps, replays confirm that his bat is just short of the crease

B Lee run out 17 (10m 9b 1x4 1x6) SR: 188.88

Australia 315/7   A Symonds 106* (87b 9x4 4x6)   Z Khan 9.4-0-60-2

49.6

Khan to Johnson, 1 run, OUT, Johnson plays the ball towards midwicket and sets off for the single, Uthappa gets to the ball quickly and throws it back to Dhoni, Symonds had run back for the second but Johnson had no chance to make his ground as Dhoni whips off the bails

MG Johnson run out 1 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Australia 317/8   A Symonds 107* (88b 9x4 4x6)   Z Khan 10-0-62-2
Series Results
India v Australia at Mumbai - Oct 17, 2007
India won by 2 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
India v Australia at Nagpur - Oct 14, 2007
Australia won by 18 runs
India v Australia at Vadodara - Oct 11, 2007
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 145 balls remaining)
India v Australia at Chandigarh - Oct 8, 2007
India won by 8 runs
India v Australia at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Oct 5, 2007
Australia won by 47 runs
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Oct 14, 2007

Ricky Ponting and Andrew Symonds place their field, India v Australia, 6th ODI, Nagpur, October 14, 2007

Ricky Ponting and Andrew Symonds place their field

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Oct 14, 2007

Murali Kartik unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Brad Haddin, India v Australia, 6th ODI, Nagpur, October 14, 2007

Murali Kartik unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Brad Haddin

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