Sri Lanka Triangular Series, 2010 / Commentary

Sri Lanka Triangular Series - 1st match

India v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 200 runs

40.6

Nehra to Elliott, 1 run, length delivery around off stump, tapped close on the off side and Taylor rushes across

New Zealand 237/5   GD Elliott 1* (1b)

41.1

Ojha to Elliott, no run, Sharp turn. It landed around off stump and turned big. Dhoni collects this.

41.2

Ojha to Elliott, 1 run, around the off stump line, worked across the line to midwicket

41.4

Ojha to Elliott, 1 run, on the middle and off line, turned behind square-leg

New Zealand 240/5   GD Elliott 3* (4b)

42.4

Nehra to Elliott, 1 wide, Another one that slips down the leg side.

42.4

Nehra to Elliott, no run, short in length outside off stump, defended to the off side

42.5

Nehra to Elliott, 1 run, back-of-length delivery outside off, steered to third man

New Zealand 245/6   GD Elliott 4* (6b)

43.1

Jadeja to Elliott, 2 runs, goes for the paddle sweep and gets it down to fine-leg region

43.2

Jadeja to Elliott, 1 leg bye, on the pads, rolls down to short fine-leg region

43.4

Jadeja to Elliott, no run, It turned away from the off and middle line, the batsman lunged out to defend and the ball spun past the edge and to Dhoni who broke the stumps and appealed. Third ump, rightly, says not out

43.5

Jadeja to Elliott, no run, around the off stump, pushed out to right of short extra cover where Raina makes a diving stop

43.6

Jadeja to Elliott, no run, leans forward to drive to Raina

New Zealand 251/6   GD Elliott 6* (11b)

44.2

Yuvraj Singh to Elliott, 1 run, moves down the track and drives to long-on

44.4

Yuvraj Singh to Elliott, OUT, Stumped! It drifted in from round the stumps and turned away. Elliott lunged forward to drive on the up and missed. Dhoni does the rest. NZ threatening to waste the end overs. India attempt to claw their way back

GD Elliott st †Dhoni b Yuvraj Singh 7 (20m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 53.84

New Zealand 254/7   GD Elliott 7 (13b)
Tournament Results
Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla - Aug 28, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 74 runs
India v New Zealand at Dambulla - Aug 25, 2010
India won by 105 runs
Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla - Aug 22, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 209 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Dambulla - Aug 19-20, 2010
No result
Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla - Aug 16, 2010
India won by 6 wickets (with 93 balls remaining)
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Photos

Aug 10, 2010

The scoreboard depicts India's tale of misery, India v New Zealand, tri-series, 1st ODI, August 10, 2010

The scoreboard depicts India's tale of misery

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Aug 10, 2010

Jacob Oram celebrates Praveen Kumar's dismissal with his team-mates, India v New Zealand, tri-series, 1st ODI, August 10, 2010

Jacob Oram celebrates Praveen Kumar's dismissal with his team-mates

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