• BATSMEN
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    4s
    6s
    SR
    11.5 RP Singh to Malik, OUT (Caught) - breakthrough! bouncer on the stumps, Malik ducks under it but leaves his bat hanging in the air like a periscope, ball clips the edge and goes behind, Dravid at first slip dives across to his left and takes a fantastic catch to give RP Singh his maiden Test wicket 49/1
    18.2 Z Khan to Butt, OUT (Caught) - gone! good length delivery, coming in with the angle, Butt strides forward to defend but ends up playing down the wrong line, ball clips the inside edge and goes behind, Dhoni moves across to his right and takes a good catch. Pakistan two down 65/2
    53.4 RP Singh to Younis Khan, OUT (Caught), short and wide outside off stump, Younis Khan cuts well but fails to keep it down and the ball flies towards point, Yuvraj jumps high up in the air and takes a fantastic one handed catch, the jump was timed to perfection and the landing was even better, Pakistan three down 207/3
    57.6 RP Singh to Youhana, OUT (Caught), short of a length, on the stumps and moving away, Youhana cuts away from his body and ends up with an edge, Dhoni dives across low to his right and takes a good catch to give RP Singh his thrid wicket of the match. 216/4
    131.2 Z Khan to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT (Caught) - that's a beauty! bowled from round the stumps, came in with the angle - pitched and went the other way, Inzi is comprehensively beaten and the edge goes straight to Dhoni behind the stumps, Pakistan eifht down. 567/8
    106.5 Kumble to Afridi, OUT (Caught) - gone! flighted delivery outside the off stump, Afridi swings across and the ball balloons up towards square leg, probably came off the top-edge, Yuvraj moves in from the deep and judges it to perfection, Kumble gets one to his name, an entertaining innings comes to an end. 467/5
    117.1 RP Singh to Razzaq, OUT (Caught) - got'm! short of a good length delivery, pitched in line with the off stump and angling across, Razzaq stands his ground and cuts hard, ball kisses the edge and goes straight to Dhoni behind the stumps - wicket number four for RP Singh. 509/7
    108.2 Kumble to Akmal, OUT (Caught) - duck! tossed up delivery, Akmal comes down the track and mis-hits it straight to Sehwag at midwicket, Pakistan six down 469/6
    135.1 Z Khan to Akhtar, OUT (Caught) - angled in from wide outside the off stump, Akhtar gets behind the line and lofts it down to long-off, gets the height but not the distance, Harbhajan moves across in the deep and comfortably pockets it 584/9
    not out
    6
    18
    0
    0
    33.33
    136.2 Kumble to Kaneria, OUT (Bowled) - straighter delivery on the stunmps, Kaneria plays all over it and the ball crashes into middle and off, Kumble ends up with three wickets 588/10
    Extras
    19 (b 3, lb 4, nb 9, w 3)
    TOTAL
    588 all out (136.2 Overs, 583 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    IK Pathan19.0410605.5701
    RP Singh25.038943.5621
    Z Khan32.0713534.2113
    Harbhajan Singh25.0110104.0402
    A Kumble35.2515034.2402
    Fall of wickets:1-49 (Shoaib Malik, 11.5 ov), 2-65 (Salman Butt, 18.2 ov), 3-207 (Younis Khan, 53.4 ov), 4-216 (Mohammad Yousuf, 57.6 ov), 4-379 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 88.6 ov), 5-467 (Shahid Afridi, 106.5 ov), 6-469 (Kamran Akmal, 108.2 ov), 7-509 (Abdul Razzaq, 117.1 ov), 8-567 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 131.2 ov), 9-584 (Shoaib Akhtar, 135.1 ov), 10-588 (Danish Kaneria, 136.2 ov)
  • BATSMEN
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    11.3 Razzaq to Sehwag, OUT (Caught) - gone! short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Sehwag drives standing tall on the back-foot, ball clips the edge and goes straight to Farhat at first slip and this time he makes no mistake, bowling change works for Pakistan - India one down. 39/1
    78.3 Akhtar to Tendulkar, OUT (Run Out) - off the pads to the square leg region and Dravid calls for a dangerous single, Farhat moves across quickly, the pick up is spot on and he hits the striker's end stumps direct, Dravid is just short of his crease - big wicket this! India in a spot of bother here 241/3
    75.3 Kaneria to Laxman, OUT (Caught) - gone! short delivery outside the off stump, the one that goes straight on, too close to cut but Laxman cuts off the back-foot and the ball goes off the top edge, Akmal behind the stumps holds on well to a difficuly chance - end of a fine partneship 236/2
    86.3 Akhtar to Tendulkar, OUT (Caught) - got'm! another nasty short delivery aimed at the rib-cage, Tendulkar fends at it awkwardly, ball moves in just enough to clip the glove and Akmal makes no mistake, Akhtar nets the big fish - India five down and in deep trouble here 281/5
    83.4 Asif to Yuvraj Singh, OUT (Caught) - Asif once again bangs it in and Yuvraj falls for it, goes for the pull and the ball flies of the edge to the fine leg region, was never in control, Kaneria moves across in the deep and takes it cleanly - India in trouble here 258/4
    131.4 Kaneria to Dhoni, OUT (Stumped) - and Kaneria strikes back! tossed up and turning away, a genuine leg-break, Dhoni comes down the track and swings hard but misses the target by miles - bails are off in a flash and Dhoni is out by a long away, India six down 491/6
    144.5 Razzaq to Pathan, OUT (LBW) - beauty! good length delivery, pitched in line with the off stump and reversing in a bit, Pathan plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the pad plumb in front of the stumps, loud appeal and up goes the finger - Razzaq gets the much needed breakthrough, Pathan departs just 10 runs short of a hundred. 529/7
    152.1 Kaneria to Kumble, OUT (Stumped) - Kaneria strikes again! tossed up and turning away, draws Kumlbe forward and beats him all ends up, bails are off in a flash and Kumble is just short of his crease - India eight down 553/8
    159.1 Afridi to Harbhajan Singh, OUT (LBW) - fast and full, too good a delivery for Harbhajan, ball hits the pad plumb in front of the stumps and up goes the finger 587/9
    not out
    20
    32
    2
    1
    62.50
    165.4 Afridi to RP Singh, OUT (Caught) - quicker delivery, Singh drives it in the air and straight back down the carpet, Afridi dives across to his right and takes a one-handed blinder, India end up with a lead of 15 runs. 603/10
    Extras
    44 (b 3, lb 15, nb 23, w 3)
    TOTAL
    603 all out (165.4 Overs, 733 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Shoaib Akhtar25.0710014.0014
    Mohammad Asif34.0610313.0213
    Abdul Razzaq28.0112624.50013
    Danish Kaneria54.0616533.0513
    Shahid Afridi24.409123.6800
    Fall of wickets:1-39 (V Sehwag, 11.3 ov), 2-236 (VVS Laxman, 75.3 ov), 3-241 (R Dravid, 78.3 ov), 4-258 (Yuvraj Singh, 83.4 ov), 5-281 (SR Tendulkar, 86.3 ov), 6-491 (MS Dhoni, 131.4 ov), 7-529 (IK Pathan, 144.5 ov), 8-553 (A Kumble, 152.1 ov), 9-587 (Harbhajan Singh, 159.1 ov), 10-603 (RP Singh, 165.4 ov)

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