India tour of New Zealand, 1st T20I: New Zealand v India at Christchurch, Feb 25, 2009
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
25 February 2009 - night match (20-over match)
13.4

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, no run, Harbhajan's early on the shot, that was a length ball on middle and off, Harbhajan checks his drive and it trickles towards mid-off

13.5

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, no run, defended back to the bowler this time

13.6

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, Harbhajan gets underway by working a middle-stump delivery behind square on the leg side

India 102/7   Harbhajan Singh 1* (3b)
14.1

Vettori to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, overpitched on legstump, Harbhajan nudges it towards midwicket

14.4

Vettori to Harbhajan Singh, no run, tried to paddle-sweep, gets a thick inside-edge onto his pad and teh ball rolls towards short midwicket

14.5

Vettori to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, uses his feet and drives it to long-off for a single

India 111/7   Harbhajan Singh 3* (6b)
15.3

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, no run, full and straight, Harbhajan walks across his stumps and pushes it to mid-on

15.4

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, no run, slower delivery from Ryder, Harbhajn was surprised by that, checks his drive to mid-on

15.5

Ryder to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, goes for a big swipe, inside edge takes the ball past the keeper

India 116/7   Harbhajan Singh 4* (9b)
16.2

Butler to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, good yorker outside off, Harbhajan does well to run it down to third man

16.4

Butler to Harbhajan Singh, 2 runs, another full ball, Harbhajan swats it to midwicket, the batsmen get a couple

16.5

Butler to Harbhajan Singh, 1 leg bye, Harbhajan tries to give himself room, Butler follows him and sends down a superb yorker, Harbhajan somehow gets that away towards point

India 123/7   Harbhajan Singh 7* (12b)
17.1

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, no run, Southee takes a leaf out of the Butler handbook, he also keeps it full on middle and off, Harbhajan swipes it to midwicket

17.2

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, 2 runs, similar ball again, Harbhajan manages to get his placement better this time, Oram has to make good ground to cut it off at the midwicket boundary

17.3

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, yorker on middle this time, Harbhajan gets an inside edge to short fine leg

17.5

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, no run, full and down the legside, following Harbhajan who was making room, doesn't make contact with the ball though

17.6

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, Southee ends a great over with an overpitched ball on offstump, Harbhajan backs away and carves it to cover

India 133/7   Harbhajan Singh 11* (17b)
18.1

O'Brien to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, full toss on middle and leg, Harbhajan swipes it to midwicket, but the placement is poor, straight to the fielder and that'll only be a single

India 134/7   Harbhajan Singh 12* (18b)
19.2

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, 1 run, Harbhajan does a trademark swing to the legside, gets it to deep backward square

19.4

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, FOUR, smart work from Harbhajan, he walks across the stumps and paddles it fine, fine enough to beat the short fine leg and run away for four

19.5

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, FOUR, this was much shorter from Southee, Harbhajan thrashes that past midwicket to get himself consecutive boundaries

19.6

Southee to Harbhajan Singh, OUT, bowled him, Harbhajan tries a cute paddle again but he's undone by an on-target yorker from Southee, middle stump is left lying on the ground

Harbhajan Singh b Southee 21 (25m 22b 2x4 0x6) SR: 95.45

India 162/8   Harbhajan Singh 21 (22b 2x4)
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