India in New Zealand ODI Series - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v India

India won by 58 runs

16.1

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run

16.2

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, 1 run, tossed up outside off, spinning in, guided to point for a single

16.3

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, SIX, terrible bowling, rank long hop on the off stump and spinning away, Ryder transfers his weight on the back foot and smashes that over deep midwicket

16.4

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, SIX, short again, quicker through the air but Ryder was quick on his feet, rocked back and pulled it away over the deep midwicket fielder, only just, for another six

16.5

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, full on middle and off, pushed off the front foot to cover

16.6

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, FOUR, frees his arms this time, it's overpitched outside off, he makes room and carts that over extra cover for a boundary, India under pressure here

New Zealand 126/0   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-18-0

18.1

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, 1 run, bowled on a good length on middle and leg, worked away wide of midwicket for a single

18.2

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, short of a length outside off, pushed off the back foot to extra cover

18.3

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, FOUR, Ryder plays an imperious drive over the covers to an overpitched ball that deserved the treatment

18.4

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 2 runs, short of a good length outside off, cut away towards deep point for a couple

18.5

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, FOUR, too full again, he stays his ground and lofts it cleanly over extra cover for another four, India's premier offspinner is being carted all around here

18.6

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, tossed up on middle and off, pushed back to Harbhajan who'll be happy the over has ended

New Zealand 146/0   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-29-0

20.1

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, short and wide, cut away towards Yuvraj at point who does well to stop that diving to his right

20.2

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run, flighted on middle and off, dropped into the leg side for a quick single

20.3

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, no run, the doosra, bowled on a good length outside off, McCullum picked it, guided it to point

20.4

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, no run, the doosra again which McCullum didn't pick this time, played inside the line to that one, just beat the outside edge

20.5

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, no run, gets on the front foot and plays it away straight to point

20.6

Harbhajan Singh to McCullum, 1 run, steers it through the vacant point region for a single

New Zealand 158/0   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-31-0

22.1

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, short of a length outside off, spins away as he tries to cut that off the back foot

22.2

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 2 runs, short outside off, hit firmly wide of deep cover for a couple

22.3

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run, pushed off the front foot to deep point

22.4

Harbhajan Singh to Taylor, no run, tossed up on middle, works it away to short fine

22.5

Harbhajan Singh to Taylor, 1 run, short of a length on the off stump, waits for it to spin into him and pushes it off the back foot to long-on

22.6

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, short of a length on and outside off, pushed off the back foot to cover

New Zealand 170/1   Harbhajan Singh 4-0-35-0

24.1

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run, gets it with a gentle dab short of cover, brings up his maiden ODI ton off just 72 balls, superb knock

24.2

Harbhajan Singh to Taylor, OUT, run out, short of a length outside off, tries to pull it away, is rapped on the pads as it spins in, huge appeal turned down, the ball rolls to Yuvraj at short fine as Taylor is already out of his crease seeking a single, he rockets in a perfect throw, Dhoni collects it and flicks the ball onto the stumps to find Taylor just short

LRPL Taylor run out 7 (9m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 116.66

24.3

Harbhajan Singh to Guptill, 1 run, turned away off the back foot into the leg side

24.4

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, tries to cut it past point, mistimes it to cover instead

24.5

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run, pushed off the back foot in front of cover for a single

24.6

Harbhajan Singh to Guptill, no run, tossed up on middle and off, defended into the leg side

New Zealand 181/2   Harbhajan Singh 5-0-38-0

26.1

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-on for a single

26.2

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, no run, short outside off, tries to pull it away over midwicket, hit high on the pads

26.3

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 2 runs, full outside off, drive uppishly wide of deep cover for a single, sweetly timed

26.4

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, 1 run, driven into the off side for a single

26.5

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, worked away into the leg side towards midwicket for a single

26.6

Harbhajan Singh to Ryder, OUT, big wicket, bowled flat and full outside off, Ryder just chips it without much effort, he ends up timing it a little too well to find a perfectly positioned Zaheer at long-off who takes it gleefully

JD Ryder c Khan b Harbhajan Singh 105 (108m 80b 12x4 4x6) SR: 131.25

New Zealand 188/4   Harbhajan Singh 6-0-43-1

28.1

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, on middle and leg, worked away off the back foot to short fine

28.2

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, short on middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

28.3

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, back of a length outside off, punched through the covers for a single

28.4

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, flighted outside off, gets outside the line, closes the face and pushes it into the leg side for a single

28.5

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, FOUR, poor ball bowled outside leg stump, quicker one, paddles it away to beat the short-fine fielder to the fine-leg boundary, it actually came off his thigh pad

28.6

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, the doosra, Elliot was down the track but picked it, pushing it straight to cover, calls for a single but they don't want a third run out here, Oram wisely sends him back

New Zealand 196/4   Harbhajan Singh 7-0-49-1

30.1

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, pushed away to deep midwicket for a single

30.2

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, short of a length outside off, gets back and bunts it to deep cover

30.3

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, OUT, he's chopped it on! Slightly short outside off, pushed through quick, he went back to cut that towards point, got a thick inside edge straight into the off stump

JDP Oram b Harbhajan Singh 7 (9m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 63.63

30.4

Harbhajan Singh to McGlashan, no run, flighted on middle, defended back to the bowler

30.5

Harbhajan Singh to McGlashan, no run, straight on middle and off, defended solidly off the front foot

30.6

Harbhajan Singh to McGlashan, no run, short of a length outside off, pushed away to point

New Zealand 203/5   Harbhajan Singh 8-0-51-2

32.1

Harbhajan Singh to McGlashan, 1 run, drops it short of cover off the back foot for a quick single

32.2

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, short of a length on middle, pushed back to Harbhajan off the back foot

32.3

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, no run, flighted on middle, tries to sweep it fine, gets an inside edge onto his pads

32.4

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, full on middle and leg, swept down to fine leg for a single

32.5

Harbhajan Singh to McGlashan, 1 run, good length outside off, tries to reverse sweep that over point, gets an edge onto the pads wide of Dhoni for a quick single

32.6

Harbhajan Singh to Elliott, 1 run, flat and quick outside off, steered to point and they scamper a quick single

New Zealand 215/5   Harbhajan Singh 9-0-55-2

34.1

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, pushed through quick on middle and leg, was going down, rapped on the pads as he tries to work it to midwicket

34.2

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, bowled on a good length on middle, pushed back to the bowler

34.3

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, flighted outside off, pushed uppishly off the front foot to cover

34.4

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, no run, short of a good length on middle, defended off the back foot towards midwicket

34.5

Harbhajan Singh to Butler, 1 run, whipped away off his pads towards deep square leg for a single

34.6

Harbhajan Singh to Mills, no run, tossed up on middle and spinning down leg, tries to work it away fine, is hit high on the pads

New Zealand 219/7   Harbhajan Singh 10-0-56-2
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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