England tour of India, 2008/09 / Commentary

England in India Test Series - 1st Test

India v England

India won by 6 wickets

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55.1

Sehwag to Strauss, no run, tossed up on the stumps and Strauss defends it back

55.2

Sehwag to Strauss, no run, lands on middle and leg, Strauss turns it off his pads

55.3

Sehwag to Strauss, FOUR, sweeps this one, landing just outside leg stump, wide of leg slip, Ishant runs around and slides ungainly at deep fine leg, making contact with the boundary

55.4

Sehwag to Strauss, FOUR, another deft sweep to fine leg takes Strauss into the nineties

55.5

Sehwag to Strauss, no run, quicker ball angling across outside off and Strauss leaves

55.6

Sehwag to Strauss, no run, tossed up wide again, Strauss doesn't feel like going for it

England 163/1   V Sehwag 1-0-8-0
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Series Results
India v England at Mohali - Dec 19-23, 2008
Match drawn
India v England at Chennai - Dec 11-15, 2008
India won by 6 wickets
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Dec 15, 2008

Sachin Tendulkar closes his eyes, India v England, 1st Test, Chennai, 5th day, December 15, 2008

Sachin Tendulkar closes his eyes

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Dec 15, 2008

The trophy is not a distant dream for Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India v England, 1st Test, Chennai, 5th day, December 15, 2008

The trophy is not a distant dream for Mahendra Singh Dhoni

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