India in New Zealand ODI Series - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v India

India won by 58 runs

20.1

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, short on middle and spinning down, turned away off the back foot behind square

20.2

Patel to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, slightly short outside off, gets back and slaps it to deep cover

20.3

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, flighted on middle and off, closes the face to push it in the vacant square-leg region for a single

20.4

Patel to Yuvraj Singh, no run, bowled flat on the off stump, defended back to the bowler

20.5

Patel to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, tossed up on middle and leg, swept away powerfully behind square, a valiant dive from deep square leg but the ball was hit too well

20.6

Patel to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, flicked away through square leg for a single

India 113/2   JS Patel 1-0-8-0

30.1

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg, lands short, worked away to deep square

30.2

Patel to Dhoni, no run, shortish on middle, pushed to midwicket, Dhoni calls for a single and then decides to send Tendulkar back from halfway down the pitch, no harm done though

30.3

Patel to Dhoni, no run, flighted on middle and leg, defended back to the bowler with a lunge

30.4

Patel to Dhoni, FOUR, short of a length outside off, went straight on, Dhoni pushed at if off the back foot, got a thick outside edge that beat point

30.5

Patel to Dhoni, no run, tossed up on middle, pushed off the front foot to midwicket

30.6

Patel to Dhoni, no run, missed stumping, pushed through quick outside off, comes down the track and then decides to work it away on the leg side, misses and McGlashan makes a mess of it behind the stumps

India 211/3   JS Patel 2-0-13-0

32.1

Patel to Dhoni, no run, short of a good length on middle, defended back to the bowler

32.2

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, pushed into the off side wide of cover

32.3

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, on middle and leg, worked away behind square for a single

32.4

Patel to Dhoni, no run, tossed up outside off, reaches forward to defend

32.5

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, short outside off and spins into Dhoni, he makes room and punches it to deep cover

32.6

Patel to Tendulkar, no run, full on middle, mistimes a drive to midwicket

India 226/3   JS Patel 3-0-16-0

34.1

Patel to Dhoni, SIX, Dhoni joins the party, flighted outside off, lands full, in the slot, he charges down and pulverizes it over long-on

34.2

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, similar ball but drives it down the ground to long-on

34.3

Patel to Tendulkar, no run, good length on the off stump, pushed back to Patel

34.4

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, full on the off stump, pushed firmly to long-on

34.5

Patel to Dhoni, no run, short of a length outside off and spins in, played off the back foot to cover

34.6

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, down the track and bunts it to long-off for a single

India 240/3   JS Patel 4-0-25-0

36.1

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 run, tossed up on middle and off, pushed towards deep square leg

36.2

Patel to Dhoni, 1 run, struck fiercely to cover where a fumble allows them a single

36.3

Patel to Tendulkar, SIX, he's cutting loose now, not there to the pitch, fired in quick on a good length on the off stump, he charges down and smashes it over long-off, played with a slightly open face there, still managed to clear the ropes

36.4

Patel to Tendulkar, FOUR, classy, low full toss outside off, he makes room and slices it away over point, delightful batting this

36.5

Patel to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, quicker ball bowled full outside leg stump, chased Tendulkar as he made room, struck on the pads and they get a leg bye

36.6

Patel to Dhoni, no run, quicker ball fired in full on the off stump, dug out to the bowler

India 257/3   JS Patel 5-0-37-0
Series Results
New Zealand v India at Auckland - Mar 14, 2009
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 118 balls remaining)
New Zealand v India at Hamilton - Mar 11, 2009
India won by 84 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v India at Christchurch - Mar 8, 2009
India won by 58 runs
New Zealand v India at Wellington - Mar 6, 2009
No result
New Zealand v India at Napier - Mar 3, 2009
India won by 53 runs (D/L method)
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Photos

Mar 8, 2009

Kyle Mills slaps one during his fifty, New Zealand v India, 3rd ODI, Christchurch, March 8, 2009

Kyle Mills slaps one during his fifty

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Mar 8, 2009

Zaheer Khan celebrates catching Kyle Mills, New Zealand v India, 3rd ODI, Christchurch, March 8, 2009

Zaheer Khan celebrates catching Kyle Mills

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