South Africa in India ODI Series - 3rd ODI

India v South Africa

South Africa won by 90 runs

0.1

Sreesanth to Bosman, 1 run, strays on the pads first up, helped away to fine leg

0.1

Sreesanth to Bosman, 1 run, shapes away from the batsman, left alone by Karthik

0.6

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, full delivery, on off, pushed back to the bowler

South Africa 2/0   LE Bosman 1* (2b)

2.6

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, short, looks for the cut, doesn't get enough room for the shot, plays it one bounce to point

South Africa 13/0   LE Bosman 1* (3b)

4.1

Sreesanth to Bosman, FOUR, nicely pushed down the ground, on the up, full face of the bat, lovely timing, beats mid-off

4.2

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, slight inward seam movement, back of a length and comes back in, played to mid-on

4.3

Sreesanth to Bosman, 1 run, opens the face, plays it wide of backward point, easy single taken

South Africa 22/0   LE Bosman 6* (6b 1x4)

5.1

Tyagi to Bosman, no run, inside edge stifles a possible lbw shout here

5.2

Tyagi to Bosman, FOUR, nice shot, always knew he was going over the top, got under a length delivery, extended his arms and hit it through the line, over mid-on

5.3

Tyagi to Bosman, no run, hit to the right of that very man, but no runs

5.4

Tyagi to Bosman, no run, driven powerfully, straight to Raina at cover

5.5

Tyagi to Bosman, FOUR, full delivery on the pads, a gift really, and flicked away for four to square leg

5.6

Tyagi to Bosman, FOUR, goes short and wide, and is cut away, square of third man, another nice shot

South Africa 34/0   LE Bosman 18* (12b 4x4)

6.5

Sreesanth to Bosman, 1 no ball, caught off a no-ball! the short midwicket plan almost worked, but Sreesanth overstepped! Bosman whipped it off his pads, in the air, Yusuf takes a nice catch, but realises late that this is a no-ball

6.5

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, wide yorker, Bosman backs away and ends up far from it, and the free hit doesn't hurt them much in terms of runs

6.6

Sreesanth to Bosman, FOUR, follows it up with a poor delivery, full and on the pads, and flicked past short fine leg for four, easy pickings

South Africa 44/0   LE Bosman 22* (15b 5x4)

8.1

Sreesanth to Bosman, SIX, what a shot! The Hammer hammers! Gets under a short delivery and plays the pick-up pull, into the crowd behind the square-leg fence

8.2

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, slower ball, offcutter this time, better length too - full but not driveable, inside edge onto the pad

8.3

Sreesanth to Bosman, no run, hits that length again, around off, defended towards short cover

8.4

Sreesanth to Bosman, FOUR, slower legcutter gone wrong, ends up being a fulltoss on the pads, and he is literally swept away. With fine leg up, that line is a crime really. Was he looking to bowl him around his legs?

8.5

Sreesanth to Bosman, 1 run, opens the face, shows a wide delivery through to third man

South Africa 63/0   LE Bosman 33* (20b 6x4 1x6)

9.2

Mithun to Bosman, no run, swipes across the line and misses, back of a length it was and bounced nicely

9.3

Mithun to Bosman, no run, full and wide, driven powerfully, one bounce to short point

9.4

Mithun to Bosman, 1 run, shortish, wide of off, opens the face and gets a single to third man

South Africa 66/0   LE Bosman 34* (23b 6x4 1x6)

10.1

Tyagi to Bosman, no run, and he too bowl short and wide, and gets away with it, with the springy bounce that beats Bosman

10.2

Tyagi to Bosman, 1 run, short and wide again, cut away, but there's a deep point in place - in a strange sense of way, a poor delivery but bowled to his field

10.4

Tyagi to Bosman, 1 run, drilled back at Tyagi who gets a hand to it, but they come through for one off the ricochet

10.6

Tyagi to Bosman, 2 runs, mistimes the pull shot, but the top edge falls safe in the deep on the leg side - before deep backward square can come around, they take two

South Africa 76/0   LE Bosman 38* (27b 6x4 1x6)

11.2

Mithun to Bosman, no run, and Hammer misses out on a leg-side offering, short ball too, and he is just early into the sot

11.3

Mithun to Bosman, FOUR, makes nice use of the gift this time, Mithun goes wide of the crease, and bowls a length delivery on the pads, and it is lofted over midwicket

11.4

Mithun to Bosman, 1 run, short this time, but still angling into the pads, Sreesanth at short fine makes a fine diving save, saving three runs

South Africa 82/0   LE Bosman 43* (30b 7x4 1x6)

12.1

Jadeja to Bosman, no run, flat delivery on stumps, hit to cover

12.2

Jadeja to Bosman, no run, slight turn for Jadeja, crashed away square, Raina makes a superb diving save - to his left that too

12.3

Jadeja to Bosman, no run, Bosman caught on the back foot, and this fullish delivery turns and beats his cut shot

12.4

Jadeja to Bosman, 1 run, pushes this one down to long-off for a single

12.6

Jadeja to Bosman, 1 run, angling into the pads, and helped away for a single towards square leg

South Africa 85/0   LE Bosman 45* (35b 7x4 1x6)

13.1

Pathan to Bosman, SIX, and is Hammered away first ball, what a clean straight hit, and what a way to get to fifty, lovely extension of arms and goes over long-on

13.2

Pathan to Bosman, no run, flighted wide of off, crashed straight to cover

13.3

Pathan to Bosman, 1 run, powerfully driven again, wide of mid-off, but Jadeja does a good job

13.5

Pathan to Bosman, no run, another powerful drive, straight to Kohli at extra cover

13.6

Pathan to Bosman, 1 run, flat delivery, pushed to mid-off, and he scrambles through for a quick single

South Africa 94/0   LE Bosman 53* (40b 7x4 2x6)

14.1

Jadeja to Bosman, SIX, Boss Man goes big again, steps out and lofts him over long-off, and there is a fielder there, but he is just a spectator here

14.2

Jadeja to Bosman, 1 run, drives down the ground again, along the ground this time, gets a single

14.6

Jadeja to Bosman, 1 run, short of a length, hit down the ground, gets a single and retains strike

South Africa 105/0   LE Bosman 61* (43b 7x4 3x6)

15.1

Pathan to Bosman, SIX, there's a long-on, there's a long-off, and he still clears them, dances down the track and gets under a length delivery again, and what a lovely straight shot

15.2

Pathan to Bosman, 1 run, into the pads, and helped away to fine leg for one

15.4

Pathan to Bosman, OUT, Bosman is gone! His attacking instincts get him. He takes on long-off again, but gets more height than distance here, and holes out. What a nice little gem The Hammer has played

LE Bosman c Jadeja b Pathan 68 (46b 7x4 4x6) SR: 147.82

South Africa 113/1   LE Bosman 68 (46b 7x4 4x6)
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Feb 27, 2010

India celebrate their 2-1 series win, India v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Ahmedabad, February 27, 2010

India celebrate their 2-1 series win

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Feb 27, 2010

The Indians go for a spin in a Volvo S80, India v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Ahmedabad, February 27, 2010

The Indians go for a spin in a Volvo S80

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