England tour of India, 2008/09 / Commentary

England in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v England

India won by 19 runs (D/L method)

18.1

Swann to Sehwag, OUT, and gone first ball! Tossed up on the stumps, Sehwag skips down and takes it on the full, except its right up in the air and down long-on's throat, end of an entertaining innings

V Sehwag c Anderson b Swann 69 (102m 57b 9x4 3x6) SR: 121.05

18.2

Swann to Gambhir, FOUR, ah, what a shot! Gambhir uses his feet and drills this one smack past Swann, who dare not get a hand on that beast of a shot, which bisects two fielders in the deep

18.3

Swann to Gambhir, 1 run, fired in full, he comes out and drives down the ground

18.4

Swann to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, makes room and slogs a full delivery along the ground to deep mid-on

18.5

Swann to Gambhir, 1 leg bye, shuffles around, Swann sees him and fires it down the leg side, then Gambhir goes back and shapes to tickle it fine, thats a leg bye down to square leg

18.6

Swann to Yuvraj Singh, no run, fired in quick and flat, Yuvraj shuffles and cannot connect, Swann fields

India 124/2   GP Swann 1-0-6-1

20.1

Swann to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, backs away and mishits a low full toss out to wide long-on

20.2

Swann to Gambhir, OUT, Swann gets another, and well bowled! Gambhir skips out, makes room, Swann holds back the length and turns the ball away from Gambhir, who ends up smacking it over the infield and down to Anderson near the ropes, who takes his second easy catch of the evening

G Gambhir c Anderson b Swann 40 (70m 37b 7x4 0x6) SR: 108.10

20.3

Swann to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, massive! Swann keeps it flat and full down leg stump, but Yuvraj kneels down and sweeps him for a flat six to deep fine leg, the crowd is loving it

20.4

Swann to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, full on off stump, Yuvraj drives inside-out to Collingwood at point

20.5

Swann to Dhoni, SIX, oh good grief, he's spanked the pants off that one! Swann serves up a full toss and Dhoni pulls it miles over midwicket with immense power, thats into Cubbon Park!

20.6

Swann to Dhoni, 1 run, skips down and drives hard across the line to midwicket for one

India 156/3   GP Swann 2-0-21-2
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Match cancelled without a ball bowled
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Match cancelled without a ball bowled
India v England at Cuttack - Nov 26, 2008
India won by 6 wickets (with 38 balls remaining)
India v England at Bangalore - Nov 23, 2008
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India won by 16 runs (D/L method)
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Nov 23, 2008

Yuvraj Singh shows his delight after India claim the series, India v England, 4th ODI, Bangalore, November 23, 2008

Yuvraj Singh shows his delight after India claim the series

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Nov 23, 2008

Ishant Sharma celebrates the key wicket of Andrew Flintoff, India v England, 4th ODI, Bangalore, November 23, 2008

Ishant Sharma celebrates the key wicket of Andrew Flintoff

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