Australia tour of India, 6th ODI: India v Australia at Nagpur, Oct 14, 2007
Australia won by 18 runs
14 October 2007 (50-over match)
  Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Uthappa b Pathan 51 74 47 8 0 108.51
15.5 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 102/3
View dismissal MJ Clarke c †Dhoni b Khan 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
0.3 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 2/1
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Dravid b Harbhajan Singh 49 62 44 7 1 111.36
14.4 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 98/2
View dismissal BJ Hodge c Dravid b Kartik 20 29 28 4 0 71.42
21.5 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 129/4
A Symonds not out 107 139 88 9 4 121.59
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Tendulkar b Sreesanth 25 59 53 0 1 47.16
37.6 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 204/5
View dismissal JR Hopes c Dravid b Khan 39 40 30 5 0 130.00
47.4 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 294/6
View dismissal B Lee run out (Uthappa/Khan) 17 10 9 1 1 188.88
49.4 Khan to Symonds, 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 315/7
View dismissal MG Johnson run out (Uthappa/†Dhoni) 1 2 1 0 0 100.00
49.6 from Khan, 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 317/8
Extras (lb 3, w 4, nb 1) 8
  Total (8 wickets; 50 overs; 214 mins) 317 (6.34 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets Z Khan 10 0 62 2 6.20 30 8 1 (2w)
0.3 to Clarke, 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 2/1
47.4 to Hopes, 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 294/6
View wicket S Sreesanth 8 0 64 1 8.00 20 9 1 (1w)
37.6 to Haddin, 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 204/5
View wicket IK Pathan 9 0 60 1 6.66 26 7 0
15.5 to Gilchrist, 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 102/3
View wicket Harbhajan Singh 8 0 56 1 7.00 22 6 2
14.4 to Ponting, 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 98/2
View wicket M Kartik 9 1 37 1 4.11 37 2 2 (1nb, 1w)
21.5 to Hodge, 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 129/4
  Yuvraj Singh 1 0 15 0 15.00 1 1 1
  SR Tendulkar 5 0 20 0 4.00 16 1 0
  India innings (target: 318 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SC Ganguly c Hodge b Hogg 86 161 111 7 2 77.47
36.1 caught! Ganguly decides enough is enough and advances down the track to Hogg. He lofts through the line but the lack of power on the stroke doesnt give him the desired distance. The other Brad, Hodge, runs across to his right from long-off and takes it easily 203/3
View dismissal SR Tendulkar st †Gilchrist b Hopes 72 105 72 9 1 100.00
24.6 stumped! Hopes bowls a slower ball down leg side, Tendulkar comes a forward a little and tries to flick, he overbalances a little and gets beaten, Gilchrist whips off the bails in a flash and Tendulkar's back foot is just short of the crease, massive wicket for Australia 140/1
View dismissal IK Pathan c Clarke b Hogg 29 41 29 3 2 100.00
32.6 caught! Hogg gets it to turn square from middle to off, Pathan goes on the backfoot and tries to square cut it past point. Unfortunately he ends up cutting it uppishly and the ball lobs to Clarke at point 189/2
View dismissal R Dravid c Hodge b Hogg 7 32 13 0 0 53.84
40.3 caught in the deep! Dravid has been struggling to get going and he tries to clear the long on boundary, he doesn't get enough power behind the shot and Hodge takes a simple catch, Australia well on top now 218/5
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh lbw b Hogg 6 10 11 1 0 54.54
38.3 low full toss on middle stump, Yuvraj gets down to sweep and misses. He's struck in line with the stumps and the umpire had no hesitation in giving that out 213/4
View dismissal MS Dhoni*† c Ponting b Johnson 26 44 29 2 1 89.65
48.4 and that should be the match for Australia! Dhoni gets under a ball and hits it high in the air, Ponting runs back from mid-on and settles under the steepling catch, the crowds fall silent as the series all but slips away from India's reach 290/7
View dismissal RV Uthappa c Hopes b Johnson 44 33 28 5 2 157.14
48.1 caught! Uthappa walks down the pitch one too many times and tries to loft Johnson down the ground, the outside edge flies high in the air in the direction of point where Hopes moves to his right and takes a well-judged catch, Australia have taken a crucial wicket 290/6
Harbhajan Singh not out 6 9 5 1 0 120.00
Z Khan not out 3 6 3 0 0 100.00
Extras (b 4, lb 8, w 7, nb 1) 20
  Total (7 wickets; 50 overs; 224 mins) 299 (5.98 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  B Lee 7 0 50 0 7.14 24 8 1 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets MG Johnson 9 1 39 2 4.33 36 6 0 (2w)
48.1 to Uthappa, caught! Uthappa walks down the pitch one too many times and tries to loft Johnson down the ground, the outside edge flies high in the air in the direction of point where Hopes moves to his right and takes a well-judged catch, Australia have taken a crucial wicket 290/6
48.4 to Dhoni, and that should be the match for Australia! Dhoni gets under a ball and hits it high in the air, Ponting runs back from mid-on and settles under the steepling catch, the crowds fall silent as the series all but slips away from India's reach 290/7
  NW Bracken 8 0 54 0 6.75 21 4 3
View wicket JR Hopes 4 0 30 1 7.50 6 3 0 (1w)
24.6 to Tendulkar, stumped! Hopes bowls a slower ball down leg side, Tendulkar comes a forward a little and tries to flick, he overbalances a little and gets beaten, Gilchrist whips off the bails in a flash and Tendulkar's back foot is just short of the crease, massive wicket for Australia 140/1
  A Symonds 10 0 39 0 3.90 34 1 1 (2w)
View wickets GB Hogg 10 0 49 4 4.90 30 2 2 (1w)
32.6 to Pathan, caught! Hogg gets it to turn square from middle to off, Pathan goes on the backfoot and tries to square cut it past point. Unfortunately he ends up cutting it uppishly and the ball lobs to Clarke at point 189/2
36.1 to Ganguly, caught! Ganguly decides enough is enough and advances down the track to Hogg. He lofts through the line but the lack of power on the stroke doesnt give him the desired distance. The other Brad, Hodge, runs across to his right from long-off and takes it easily 203/3
38.3 to Yuvraj Singh, low full toss on middle stump, Yuvraj gets down to sweep and misses. He's struck in line with the stumps and the umpire had no hesitation in giving that out 213/4
40.3 to Dravid, caught in the deep! Dravid has been struggling to get going and he tries to clear the long on boundary, he doesn't get enough power behind the shot and Hodge takes a simple catch, Australia well on top now 218/5
  MJ Clarke 2 0 26 0 13.00 4 4 1

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 7-match series 4-1
Player of the match - A Symonds (Australia)
Umpires - Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and AM Saheba
TV umpire - SL Shastri
Match referee - BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire - R Radhakrishnan

Match Notes


    • Australia innings
    • Australia: 50 runs in 6.2 overs (39 balls), Extras 1
    • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (AC Gilchrist 32, RT Ponting 19, Ex 0)
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
    • Drinks: Australia - 98/2 in 14.4 overs (AC Gilchrist 48)
    • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
    • Australia: 100 runs in 15.2 overs (93 balls), Extras 1
    • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 46 balls (8 x 4)
    • Australia: 150 runs in 25.4 overs (157 balls), Extras 4
    • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (A Symonds 32, BJ Haddin 17, Ex 5)
    • Drinks: Australia - 191/4 in 35.0 overs (A Symonds 45, BJ Haddin 20)
    • Australia: 200 runs in 36.6 overs (226 balls), Extras 7
    • A Symonds: 50 off 54 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
    • Australia: 250 runs in 43.4 overs (266 balls), Extras 7
    • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (A Symonds 30, JR Hopes 21, Ex 0)
    • A Symonds: 100 off 82 balls (9 x 4, 4 x 6)
    • Australia: 300 runs in 48.2 overs (294 balls), Extras 7
    • Innings Break: Australia - 317/8 in 50.0 overs (A Symonds 107)
    • India innings
    • India: 50 runs in 8.3 overs (53 balls), Extras 3
    • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 53 balls (SC Ganguly 21, SR Tendulkar 26, Ex 3)
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
    • Drinks: India - 85/0 in 16.0 overs (SC Ganguly 38, SR Tendulkar 41)
    • India: 100 runs in 19.2 overs (120 balls), Extras 6
    • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 53 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
    • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 120 balls (SC Ganguly 44, SR Tendulkar 52, Ex 6)
    • SC Ganguly: 50 off 68 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
    • Power Play 3: Overs 25.1 - 30.0
    • India: 150 runs in 26.3 overs (164 balls), Extras 7
    • Drinks: India - 187/1 in 32.0 overs (SC Ganguly 78, IK Pathan 28)
    • India: 200 runs in 34.6 overs (217 balls), Extras 12
    • India: 250 runs in 44.2 overs (274 balls), Extras 16
    • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 29 balls (MS Dhoni 16, RV Uthappa 34, Ex 1)
    • One Day International Scorer: S Raju
 
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