Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    4s
    6s
    SR
    0.5 Gone! good length delivery around the off stump line and shaping away nicely, Sehwag moves backfoot and defends the ball, ball takes thick outside edge, Solanki takes the simple catch 4/1
    38.1 Gone! slower delivery and short on the off stump, Dhoni moves back and looks to turn it away onside, beaten by the slowness and scoops to Solanki to mid-wicket 186/6
    15
    26
    21
    2
    0
    71.42
    7.1 Trapped him! pitched fuller on the middle and off stump line and straighten, Kaifs falls across the line and tries to play it to onside, ball crahses into the pads in line into the stumps, huge appeal, Umpire Hariharan raises his finger, Kaif's bad luck continues 46/2
    10.3 Big wicket! short of length delivery outside the off stump and little away movement through air, Yuvraj deceived by the line and goes backfoot to pull the ball, ball takes the inside edge and crashes into the stump, Plunkett strikes on his first over, that too with much needed wicket 58/3
    12.3 Four down! good length delivery pitched outside the leg stump and moving away, Raina moves back and tries to play it to on-side, ball kisses the bat, Prior takes the splendid catch diving to his right side, big disappointment for Raina 63/4
    15.3 Gone! fuller length delivery outside the off stump and shaping away, Venugopal Rao tempted by the line goes for expensive drive, ball takes the edge and Prior takes the simple catch behind stumps, India in deep trouble here by losing most of the top order batsmen 79/5
    43.2 Gone! good slower delivery pitched just outside the off stump, Powar tries to clear the in-field lofts the ball wide of long-on, Matthew Hoggard covered lot of ground the takes the well judged catch 209/8
    40.2 Bowled him! good length delivery outside the off stump and coming in, Harbhajan Singh gets forward and tries to defends the ball, ball misses the bat and hits the top of the off stump, Harbhajan stand on his crease and third Umpire assitance called 196/7
    46.3 Gone! fuller ball, RP Singh comes forward and chips the ball into the air, Blackwell takes the well judged catch running backwards 216/9
    47.6 All over! short ball, pulled away in the air to wide long-on, Blackwell moves across in the deep and takes it cleanly 223/10
    not out
    1
    5
    3
    0
    0
    33.33
    Extras
    18 (lb 4, w 14)
    TOTAL
    223 all out (48 Overs, RR: 4.64)
    Fall of wickets: 1-4 (V Sehwag, 0.5 ov), 2-46 (M Kaif, 7.1 ov), 3-58 (Yuvraj Singh, 10.3 ov), 4-63 (SK Raina, 12.3 ov), 5-79 (Y Venugopal Rao, 15.3 ov), 6-186 (MS Dhoni, 38.1 ov), 7-196 (Harbhajan Singh, 40.2 ov), 8-209 (RR Powar, 43.2 ov), 9-216 (RP Singh, 46.3 ov), 10-223 (VRV Singh, 47.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    JM Anderson922833.11404010
    MJ Hoggard805907.37217120
    SI Mahmood803734.62293060
    LE Plunkett502224.40213020
    ID Blackwell1003303.30381100
    VS Solanki402506.25141200
    KP Pietersen10414.0030000
    PD Collingwood301113.66121010
  • 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)
    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)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    RP Singh814806.00308020
    MM Patel703705.28273026
    VRV Singh503306.60205003
    Harbhajan Singh1003033.00392000
    RR Powar8.404425.07303121
    Yuvraj Singh402506.25113010

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