Australia tour of India, 2008/09 / Commentary

Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 3rd Test

India v Australia

Match drawn

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200

155.5

Johnson to Khan, no run, on middle and off and he defends it back to Johnson

155.6

Johnson to Khan, 1 run, pitches outside leg and he gets off the mark with a nudged single

India 580/7   Z Khan 1* (2b)

156.1

Clarke to Khan, no run, slides down leg stump, he tries to get bat but misses

156.2

Clarke to Khan, no run, tossed up outside off, he drives well but cannot pierce the gap

156.3

Clarke to Khan, FOUR, but now he does, reaching out and square-driving superbly

156.4

Clarke to Khan, no run, flat on middle and off, he gets forward and defends

156.5

Clarke to Khan, no run, goes back and flicks it from middle stump to midwicket

156.6

Clarke to Khan, no run, gets a stride in and defends it compactly

India 584/7   Z Khan 5* (8b 1x4)

157.4

Johnson to Khan, FOUR, drops in short, Zaheer loses sight of it as he goes to pull, the ball kisses his gloves and flies down to fine leg for four

157.5

Johnson to Khan, 1 run, overpitched and he drives off the front foot towards mid-off

India 590/7   Z Khan 10* (10b 2x4)

158.1

Clarke to Khan, 1 run, flat on the stumps, he comes forward and drives to the fielder

158.3

Clarke to Khan, FOUR, clears his leg and heaves this one over midwicket

158.4

Clarke to Khan, no run, onto the front foot, driving the ball towards the off side

158.5

Clarke to Khan, 2 runs, uses his feet and makes room, carving it through the off side

158.6

Clarke to Khan, no run, slow through the air, Zaheer leans forward and defends

India 598/7   Z Khan 17* (15b 3x4)

159.2

Johnson to Khan, FOUR, sees the half-volley and drives it behind point for four

159.3

Johnson to Khan, no run, kneels down and flings the bat at another wide, no contact made

159.4

Johnson to Khan, 2 runs, drops it in short, he takes his eyes off and hooks to fine leg

159.5

Johnson to Khan, no run, short ball forces him back and he nearly treads onto his stumps, gets a bit of glove on the shot and turns it outside leg stump, calls Laxman down

159.6

Johnson to Khan, FOUR, whoah, Nellie! Zaheer enjoys himself to the max, clearing the front leg and effortlessly swinging Johnson over midwicket for four, some shot

India 609/7   Z Khan 27* (20b 5x4)

160.5

Clarke to Khan, 1 run, onto the front foot, driving a single to long-off

India 611/7   Z Khan 28* (21b 5x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200
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Nov 2, 2008

Ricky Ponting examines Sachin Tendulkar's eye, India v Australia, 3rd Test, Delhi, 5th day, November 2, 2008

Ricky Ponting examines Sachin Tendulkar's eye

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Nov 2, 2008

Team-mates give a fitting farewell to Anil Kumble, India v Australia, 3rd Test, Delhi, 5th day, November 2, 2008

Team-mates give a fitting farewell to Anil Kumble

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