West Indies tour of India, 2006/07 / Wicket commentary

West Indies in India ODI Series - 1st ODI

India v West Indies

India won by 14 runs

24.4

Gayle to Gambhir, OUT, Strikes! Chris Gayle gets a wicket in his first over. It's an important one. Gambhir cuts straight into backward point's hands. The ball is wide and slightly short but Gambhir can't get his timing going. Samuels accepts a simple catch. Gambhir

G Gambhir c Samuels b Gayle 69 (114m 75b 10x4 0x6) SR: 92.00

India 144/1   SC Ganguly 60* (81b 10x4 1x6)   CH Gayle 0.4-0-0-1

36.5

Gayle to Tendulkar, OUT, A good full-length delivery. Tendulkar first shaped to sweep, then changed his mind but was too late in bringing his bat down. The ball raps his front leg on the full in front of off. Good decision by Billy Bowden

SR Tendulkar lbw b Gayle 31 (54m 38b 3x4 0x6) SR: 81.57

India 214/2   SC Ganguly 97* (108b 11x4 3x6)   CH Gayle 5.5-2-29-2

38.1

Gayle to Ganguly, OUT, Outstanding fielding by Dwayne Smith, and Ganguly falls short of his hundred by just 2.

SC Ganguly run out 98 (177m 110b 11x4 3x6) SR: 89.09

India 219/3   * (b)   CH Gayle 6.1-2-30-2
Series Results
India v West Indies at Vadodara - Jan 31, 2007
India won by 160 runs
India v West Indies at Chennai - Jan 27, 2007
West Indies won by 3 wickets (with 38 balls remaining)
India v West Indies at Cuttack - Jan 24, 2007
India won by 20 runs
India v West Indies at Nagpur - Jan 21, 2007
India won by 14 runs
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Photos

Jan 21, 2007

The Indians looked relieved after the victory, India v West Indies, 1st ODI, Nagpur, January 21, 2007

The Indians looked relieved after the victory

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Jan 21, 2007

Brian Lara scored 31 off 23 balls and added 66 with Shivnarine Chanderpaul , India v West Indies, 1st ODI, Nagpur, January 21, 2007

Brian Lara scored 31 off 23 balls and added 66 with Shivnarine Chanderpaul

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