England tour of India, 4th ODI: India v England at Bangalore, Nov 23, 2008
India won by 19 runs (D/L method)
23 November 2008 - day/night match (50-over match)
8.1

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, good swing there, pitching outside off, Sehwag shoulders arms

8.2

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, short, wide, and Sehwag slashes up and over gully for one

8.3

Flintoff to Gambhir, FOUR, and thats poor, full and down the pads, there's movement but off the mark, Gambhir gets faint tickle on it and the ball swings wide of a diving Prior

8.4

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, swing again, but its on the pads, Gambhir mistimes to square leg

8.5

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 wide, thats a wide, down Gambhir's leg stump, Prior collects

8.5

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, much better as Flintoff finds his radar, pitching on off stump, Gambhir gets forward and smothers it to the off side

8.6

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 run, pitches on a length, Gambhir gets forward and taps it to the off side, calling for the run and his old mate Sehwag responds brilliantly .. hang on a second, replays show Sehwag was hopping in the air with his bat off the ground as well when the ball disturbed the stumps, the bat got stuck and he went forward with the momentum, thats out! But there's no appeal or word from any of the umpires ....

India 49/1   A Flintoff 1-0-7-0
10.1

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, beaten! Sehwag doesn't move his feet at all, playing with an angled bat, trying to steer through gully but the ball hurries on him

10.2

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, well stopped at backward point after Sehwag sees width and brings the angled bat down very hard, cutting on the bounce in front of Collingwood

10.3

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, short into the body, Sehwag shuffles and turns it off the ribs, Patel is slow to react from square leg and concedes an easy single to Sehwag

10.4

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, angles across Gambhir and goes away, he leaves it be patiently

10.5

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, good line, gets Gambhir defending off the front foot to point

10.6

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, good end to a good over, pitching on a length, Gambhir defends

India 62/1   A Flintoff 2-0-8-0
12.1

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, full and wide, he drives but cannot beat Anderson at mid-off

12.2

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, pitches on a length and goes away, Prior collects

12.3

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 run, short ball, Gambhir gets up and drops it in front of point, calls for the manic single, Collingwood swoops in from backward point and flings the ball, Sehwag is gone for all money but Collingwood's throw cannot make contact

12.4

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, hits a good length and Sehwag defends it back

12.5

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, good shot, getting up and across and flicking a short ball away

12.6

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, thats the over, finally, Flintoff pitches on a length and Gambhir squirts the ball towards Collingwood at backward point

India 79/1   A Flintoff 3-0-10-0
14.1

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, smart running from the two Delhi players, Flintoff starts off short of a length and Sehwag eases it off the bat in front of two fields and sprints off, well done

14.2

Flintoff to Gambhir, FOUR, smartly edged for four wide of slips and a vacant gully, Flintoff pitches on a length and Gambhir gets a thick edge that races away to third man

14.3

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 run, short into his ribs, tucked fine and they sprint across again, raising the fifty-run partnership from 44 balls, Gambhir's contribution being 28

14.4

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, slashes at a wide one from his crease, and misses completely

14.5

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, shapes back in off a length and Sehwag chops to Collingwood at backward point

14.6

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, short, wide, slashes over gully, its in the air for a while and drops safely, Bopara comes sprinting around from third man to dive and cut it off well on the ropes

India 89/1   A Flintoff 4-0-17-0
16.1

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 run, short of a length, Gambhir opens the face and dabs wide of gully

16.2

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, goes for a booming drive and gets beaten again

16.3

Flintoff to Sehwag, no run, short of a length outside off, again he drives but cannot beat cover

16.4

Flintoff to Sehwag, 1 run, short, angling in, Sehwag gets up and plays it softly this time, just dabbing it to the off side and calling Gambhir for the single, thats smart running

16.5

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, comes forward and pushes the ball to the off side, he calls, then theres confusion as Collingwood slides into view and cuts off the ball, he throws at the nonstrikers end and misses, the ball goes further away, Sehwag calls Gambhir, Pietersen gives chase ... its all happening

16.6

Flintoff to Gambhir, 1 wide, and what would this over be without a wide, pitched well outside off?

16.6

Flintoff to Gambhir, no run, lands on a length and Gambhir eases the ball to cover

India 106/1   A Flintoff 5-0-20-0
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