Australia tour of India, 2008/09 / Commentary

Border-Gavaskar Trophy - 4th Test

India v Australia

India won by 172 runs

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115.6

Mishra to Krejza, no run, from round the stumps, very full on the middle stump, dug out to the off side

Australia 318/7   JJ Krejza 0* (1b)

117.5

Mishra to Krejza, 2 runs, worked through square leg for couple of runs

117.6

Mishra to Krejza, no run, turns in from outside leg and Krejza defends with soft hands and the ball rolls towards slips

Australia 322/7   JJ Krejza 2* (3b)

118.4

Sehwag to Krejza, no run, quicker one, goes on with the arm and Krejza hurries back to defend

118.5

Sehwag to Krejza, no run, takes a good stride out to defend this one

118.6

Sehwag to Krejza, no run, switches to the over the stumps and floats it outside off, Krejza stretches well forward to defend

Australia 323/7   JJ Krejza 2* (6b)

119.4

Mishra to Krejza, no run, gets well forward to defend. Compact.

119.5

Mishra to Krejza, no run, googly on the leg stump line, shapes to defend, off the pad to short leg

119.6

Mishra to Krejza, no run, turning past off stump, slightly short, chopped to backward point

Australia 324/7   JJ Krejza 2* (9b)

120.6

Sehwag to Krejza, no run, floated on the off stump line and Jason pushes forward in defense

Australia 325/7   JJ Krejza 2* (10b)

122.6

Sehwag to Krejza, 1 run, and he drives down to long-on for a single.

Australia 328/7   JJ Krejza 3* (11b)

123.1

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, flighted full on the middle and off, very full, dug out

123.2

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, turns in with bounce, Krejza takes the bat out of the way and it bobs up off the pad and short leg moves to his right to take it

123.3

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, stretches across to defend and is hit on the pad but outside the line of off stump

123.4

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, bit straighter outside off and defended down the track

123.5

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, flighted outside off on a length, turns in, hits the pad, takes the bat and drops away from the lunging Laxman at silly point

123.6

Harbhajan Singh to Krejza, no run, slower, more air and Krejza gets forward and puts bat to ball.

Australia 328/7   JJ Krejza 3* (17b)

124.2

Sharma to Krejza, no run, short in length, nips back sharply with bounce, beats the defensive prod and strikes him high on the pad. High and missing leg.

124.3

Sharma to Krejza, 1 run, shapes back in at 130.4 kmph, runs off the inner half of the bat to square leg

Australia 330/7   JJ Krejza 4* (19b)

125.1

Khan to Krejza, 1 run, cuts away from the batsman who runs it down to third man

Australia 333/7   JJ Krejza 5* (20b)

126.1

Sharma to Krejza, OUT, Traps Jason in front with the nip-backer. It swung in and seamed in, Krejza thrust his front foot out, his bat was nowhere in the picture, late on the defensive prod and was struck in front. Ishant troubled him in the last over but didn't get his line right. Got it now and collects a wicket.

JJ Krejza lbw b Sharma 5 (40m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 23.80

Australia 333/8   JJ Krejza 5 (21b)
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Nov 10, 2008

Simon Katich and Michael Clarke after Australia's loss, India v Australia, 4th Test, Nagpur, 5th day, November 10, 2008

Simon Katich and Michael Clarke after Australia's loss

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Nov 10, 2008

The Australians reflect on what could have been, India v Australia, 4th Test, Nagpur, 5th day, November 10, 2008

The Australians reflect on what could have been

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