Sri Lanka Triangular Series, 2010 / Commentary

Sri Lanka Triangular Series - 1st match

India v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 200 runs

44.5

Yuvraj Singh to Tuffey, no run, around the off stump line, and no run

44.6

Yuvraj Singh to Tuffey, FOUR, drags this short and Tuffey cracks it to the cover-point boundary.

New Zealand 258/7   DR Tuffey 4* (2b 1x4)

45.3

Jadeja to Tuffey, no run, just outside off stump, guided to Yuvraj at backward point

45.4

Jadeja to Tuffey, FOUR, He leaned across, picked it from the middle and swung it to left of deep backward square-leg region where PK gets some hand on it but doesn't prevent it from running over

45.5

Jadeja to Tuffey, no run, gets forward to push this to covers

45.6

Jadeja to Tuffey, SIX, Thunderous! Tuffey unfurls the slog sweep to perfection. He swings this one over the on-side boundary. NZ move to 269

New Zealand 269/7   DR Tuffey 14* (6b 2x4 1x6)

46.2

Nehra to Tuffey, 1 wide, the short-pitched delivery but it sails past the pull shot and slips down the leg side for a wide

46.2

Nehra to Tuffey, 1 leg bye, on the leg stump line, jabbed to the off side

46.4

Nehra to Tuffey, 3 runs, short of length delivery and it has been pulled to deep backward square-leg. Wild throw from the sub Virat and they take the extra run

46.6

Nehra to Tuffey, no run, gets forward to push this to midwicket

New Zealand 277/7   DR Tuffey 17* (9b 2x4 1x6)

47.2

Kumar to Tuffey, 1 run, on the leg and middle, rolls close to the on side, Tuffey looks at Mills who responds

New Zealand 278/8   DR Tuffey 18* (10b 2x4 1x6)

48.1

Nehra to Tuffey, no run

48.2

Nehra to Tuffey, 1 run, almost yorker length, on the middle stump line, squeezed out to the off side for a single

48.4

Nehra to Tuffey, OUT, Tuffey holes out at long-on. He cleared the front foot and drilled it high but couldn't clear the fielder at the boundary. Nice little cameo from him though to push NZ towards 300. Can they reach there?

DR Tuffey c Ojha b Nehra 19 (18m 13b 2x4 1x6) SR: 146.15

New Zealand 288/9   DR Tuffey 19 (13b 2x4 1x6)
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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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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