• BATSMEN
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    29.6 good line and length, Strauss keeps it out, fielded by Kaif 159/2
    19.5 First blood! wrong one pitched outside the off stump, Ian Bell comes forward and tries to defend it, ball takes the thin edge and splendid catch taken by Dhoni behind the wicket, Harbhajan Singh gives the first breakthrough for India 107/1
    22.6 Bowled him! flighed delivery pitched outside the off stump, ball coming in sharply, Solanki who bored of getting single decided to go for big one, comes down the track and tries to loft over mid-off, misses it completely and ball crashes into the stumps, well bowled by Powar 120/2
    36.1 OUT! tossed up and turning in, Pietersen looking to work it away on the leg side closes the face bit too early, ball clips the leading edge and goes straight back to the bowler, soft dismissal 198/3
    not out
    23
    64
    36
    1
    0
    63.88
    38.5 Gone! Doosra outside the off stump, batsman fails to pick it up, drives the ball in the air to mid-off, VR Singh comes under the ball and takes the simple catch 207/4
    40.3 What a sad way to go! pitched wide outside the off stump, fuller in length, Plunkett went for needless sweep shot and sweeping the ball wide outside the off stump, ball takes the edge and flies behind, Dhoni does well, leaves the ball to Sehwag at first slip without deviating it 209/5
    not out
    14
    8
    12
    2
    1
    116.66
    Extras
    27 (lb 10, nb 10, w 7)
    TOTAL
    227/5 (42.4 Overs, RR: 5.32)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    RP Singh8.014806.00308020
    MM Patel7.003705.28273026
    VRV Singh5.003306.60205003
    Harbhajan Singh10.003033.00392000
    RR Powar8.404425.07303121
    Yuvraj Singh4.002506.25113010
    Fall of wickets:1-107 (IR Bell, 19.5 ov), 2-120 (VS Solanki, 22.6 ov), 2-159 (AJ Strauss, 29.6 ov), 3-198 (KP Pietersen, 36.1 ov), 4-207 (MJ Prior, 38.5 ov), 5-209 (LE Plunkett, 40.3 ov)

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