Player of the Match
Player of the Match
Harmison to Harbhajan Singh, FOUR runs, and it seems they are still going for a win, good length delivery outside the off stump, Harbhajan swings across and connects well and the ball flies away to the midwicket fence
Blackwell to Tendulkar, FOUR runs, take that! tossed up outside the leg stump, turning across the right-hander, Tendulkar dances down the track, gets well inside the line and plunders it over the cover fielder, can't set a field for that! 250 comes up for India
Blackwell to Tendulkar, FOUR runs, on the middle and leg stump line, Tendulkar goes low down and slogs it away to the square leg fence, good clean hit, back-to-back fours and the pressure is on the bowler now.
Blackwell to Tendulkar, FOUR runs, tossed up and turning across from outside the leg stump, Tendulkar leans well forward, changes his grips quickly and dabs it away behind the stumps on the off side, desperate dive in the deep ends in vain
Flintoff to Tendulkar, FOUR runs, good length delivery on the middle leg stump line, Tendulkar moves across the stumps and nicely glances it away behind square, Panesar sprints across in the deep but fails to stop the ball from rolling over the ropes
Flintoff to Tendulkar, FOUR runs, fulltoss on the middle and off stump line, attempted yorker, Tendulkar moves across a long way and dabs it away fine, diving effort from Panesar at fine leg is not quite enough to stop the ball
Harmison to Dhoni, FOUR runs, pitched up outside the off stump, Dhoni drives on the up, opening the face of the bat and the ball flies over the fielder at point
Flintoff to Pathan, FOUR runs, fulltoss outside the off stump, was the attempted yorker, Pathan picks it up early and pulls it away to the midwicket fence
Flintoff to Pathan, SIX runs, MAX! in the slot outside the off stump and Pathan thulps it over the long-on fence, this is getting interesting!
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