India in New Zealand ODI Series - 3rd ODI

New Zealand v India

India won by 58 runs

11.1

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a length outside off, cut away behind point towards third man

11.2

Oram to Gambhir, no run, short outside off, guided to point

11.3

Oram to Gambhir, no run, good length on the off stump, defended off the front foot to the bowler

11.4

Oram to Gambhir, no run, Gambhir had already made up his mind to go after that but didn't pick the slower one, tried to swat that over cover but was too early into the shot, missed it

11.5

Oram to Gambhir, 2 runs, well played, worked away behind square, it's a little wide of fine leg and they have ample time to come back for the second

11.6

Oram to Gambhir, no run, bowled straight on middle, kept a little low, Gambhir did well to bring his bat down in time, played it back to the bowler

India 63/1   JDP Oram 1-0-3-0

13.1

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, good length on the off stump, driven off the front foot to cover

13.2

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, fuller, is into the drive again but fails to beat the fielder once more, firmly struck though

13.3

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, slightly overpitched on the off stump, Tendulkar hits that through the line to mid-off

13.4

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, short of a length outside off, kept a little low, Tendulkar bends to guide that to third man, gets an inside edge straight onto McGlashan's pads

13.5

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, superb over so far, angling into Tendulkar from wide of the crease, steered to point, fails to find the gap again

13.6

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, excellent stuff, short of a length on middle, turned away to midwicket, Oram completes a maiden, that too in a powerplay

India 69/2   JDP Oram 2-1-3-0

15.1

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 run, stump-to-stump, good length on middle, worked away behind square for a single

15.2

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length outside off, held its line, left alone to the keeper

15.3

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, delicately played, short of a good length outside off, late-cuts it to third man, gets only a single for his efforts

15.4

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 run, full on middle, driven with a full face to long-on

15.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length on the off stump, defended solidly on the off side

15.6

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, bowled at 115 kmph, targeting middle and off, opens the face to dab it to point

India 80/2   JDP Oram 3-1-6-0

17.1

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 run, he's stepping up here, short outside off, makes room and cuts it away well but straight to deep point

17.2

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, marginally short outside off, chops it down to point off the back foot

17.3

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, held it back again, bowled outside off, defended with an open face to point

17.4

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a good length on the off stump, pushed off the back foot to mid-off

17.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide, gets on the back foot to cut, misses

17.6

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide, bowled at a quicker-than-normal speed of 127 kmph, Yuvraj lets it go this time

India 90/2   JDP Oram 4-1-7-0

19.1

Oram to Tendulkar, 3 wides, full, bowled down the leg side, McGlashan fumbles and the Indians get some handy extras

19.1

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 run, short of a good length on the off stump, bowled at 126 kmph, waits for it and then dabs it to third man

19.2

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, too close to cut, just slightly outside off and he tries to chop it wide of point, zips from under his bat to the keeper

19.3

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, got some good bounce this tie, leapt up from a good length outside off, guided to point off the back foot

19.4

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide, cut away to point, did so quite gently, wasn't looking for a boundary there

19.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, well bowled, good length on the off stump bringing him forward, he defends it straight to mid-off

19.6

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a length outside off, chopped down to point, fails to find the gap, end of another steady over from Oram

India 105/2   JDP Oram 5-1-11-0

21.1

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, just a fraction full outside off, gets forward and plays a flamboyant drive past the bowler and a diving mid-off, also brings the 50 stand

21.2

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, bowled it too short, enough time for Yuvraj to rock back and pull it over midwicket, the Indians are getting a move-on now

21.3

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length on middle and off, defended off the front foot with bat close to pad

21.4

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, sightly short on middle, Yuvraj presents the full face to push it back to the bowler

21.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, erring in length again but gets away with it, short on the off stump, punched to cover

21.6

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, slower ball bowled at 112 kmph/i> on middle and leg, tries to turn it away on the leg side, is too early into the short, gets a leading edge towards point

India 121/2   JDP Oram 6-1-19-0

26.1

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, SIX, makes no difference to Yuvraj, another length ball and he dispatches it over long-on, these two have transformed the tempo of this match

26.2

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good comeback, yorker bowled on middle at 126 kmph, dug out back to the bowler

26.3

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length a touch too wide outside off, Yuvraj tries to slog it over midwicket, mistimes it, a slower ball that, bowled at113 kmph

26.4

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, we have a broken bat folks, low full toss on leg stump and Yuvraj tries to drill that through mid-on, strikes the bottom of the bat, splitting the surface

26.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, the demolition continues, slower ball bowled short outside off, cut away fiercely behind point, a valiant attempt by the fielder in the deep but in vain

26.6

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, and again, full on middle and off, Yuvraj strikes it powerfully in the direction of long-off, Broom flings himself to his left to stop that but it's just struck way too hard

India 190/2   JDP Oram 7-1-33-0

28.1

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, good length on the off stump, defended off the front foot to cover, watchfully played

28.2

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, short outside off, tries to cut it towards third man, misses

28.3

Oram to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, tries to paddle it over short fine, is struck on the pads outside the line, desperate cry from Oram but the umpire is unfazed

28.4

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a good length on the off stump, pushed off the back foot to mid-off

28.5

Oram to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, back of a length on the off stump, punched to long-off

28.6

Oram to Tendulkar, no run, slower ball bowled full outside off, opens the face to play it to point

India 197/2   JDP Oram 8-1-34-0
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New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 118 balls remaining)
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India won by 84 runs (D/L method)
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New Zealand v India at Wellington - Mar 6, 2009
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New Zealand v India at Napier - Mar 3, 2009
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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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