India in South Africa ODI Series - 4th ODI

South Africa v India

South Africa won by 48 runs (D/L method)

0.6

Khan to Amla, FOUR, Shot! it was short in length outside off, Amla pressed his weight back in a flash and punched it sweetly through cover point

South Africa 6/0   HM Amla 5* (5b 1x4)   Z Khan 1-0-6-0

5.6

MM Patel to Smith, FOUR, breaks free with a big shot. He charges down the track, gets outside leg and swat-pulls a short-of-length delivery through wide mid-on

South Africa 17/0   GC Smith 8* (16b 1x4)   MM Patel 3-1-9-0

6.1

Khan to Amla, FOUR, Two in a row. Full in length and outside off stump, Amla wrists a lovely square punchy drive past backward point.

South Africa 21/0   HM Amla 12* (22b 2x4)   Z Khan 3.1-1-12-0

6.4

Khan to Smith, FOUR, Whack! he moves down the track, again gets outside the leg in the process, and drags this over mid-on

South Africa 26/0   GC Smith 12* (17b 2x4)   Z Khan 3.4-1-17-0

7.6

MM Patel to Amla, (no ball) FOUR, Edged between Dhoni and wide lone slip. It straightened outside off stump, Amla went for the square drive and edged it. Raina and Dhoni both look at the big gap between them

South Africa 37/0   HM Amla 20* (29b 3x4)   MM Patel 3.5-1-19-0

7.6

MM Patel to Amla, FOUR, Thump! He went down on his knee and crashed this full delivery to the left of mid-off

South Africa 41/0   HM Amla 24* (30b 4x4)   MM Patel 4-1-23-0

7.6

MM Patel to Amla, FOUR, Thump! He went down on his knee and crashed this full delivery to the left of mid-off

South Africa 41/0   HM Amla 24* (30b 4x4)   MM Patel 4-1-23-0

8.3

Khan to Amla, FOUR, Shot! short of length ball, on legstump, Amla had plenty of time to rock onto the back foot and hammer that to the midwicket boundary

South Africa 46/0   HM Amla 28* (31b 5x4)   Z Khan 4.3-1-23-0

9.1

Nehra to Amla, FOUR, starts with an overpitched delivery just outside off, Amla responds with a caress past extra cover, sensational timing, this is more of the Amla of 2010

South Africa 51/0   HM Amla 33* (33b 6x4)   A Nehra 0.1-0-4-0

12.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, FOUR, turns on the pads, Amla turns it neatly down to fine-leg boundary. There was a short fine-leg in place and he glanced it well to the right of the fielder

South Africa 65/1   HM Amla 42* (43b 7x4)   Harbhajan Singh 1.5-0-9-0

15.1

Yuvraj Singh to Amla, FOUR, from round the stumps, slow and outside off, Amla waits on the front foot and slashes it to third man boundary. Fifty for Amla His 12th ODI fifty

South Africa 80/1   HM Amla 50* (53b 8x4)   Yuvraj Singh 0.1-0-4-0

18.5

Harbhajan Singh to van Wyk, FOUR, slightly short and Van Wyk does well to press back and cut it well to the left of backward point. Crunchy

South Africa 105/1   MN van Wyk 15* (20b 1x4)   Harbhajan Singh 4.5-0-34-0

25.5

Yuvraj Singh to Botha, FOUR, fetches this from outside off and sweeps it hard to square-leg boundary.

South Africa 129/5   J Botha 9* (16b 1x4)   Yuvraj Singh 5.5-0-26-2

29.2

Nehra to Botha, FOUR, sprays to the pads and Botha unfurls the leg glance to perfection

South Africa 149/5   J Botha 19* (28b 2x4)   A Nehra 3.2-0-16-1

32.3

MM Patel to Duminy, FOUR, Thump! Munaf tries the short ball and Duminy pulls it away in some style.

South Africa 163/5   JP Duminy 25* (28b 1x4)   MM Patel 4.3-1-28-0

35.1

Khan to Botha, FOUR, Lovely timing! It was a full-length delivery on the middle from round the stumps, Botha leaned forward to whip it through wide midwicket

South Africa 178/5   J Botha 37* (48b 3x4)   Z Khan 5.1-1-28-0

43.5

Pathan to Peterson, FOUR, outside the off stump, goes for the square drive and gets a nice fat edge to third man boundary

South Africa 216/6   RJ Peterson 16* (23b 1x4)   YK Pathan 3.5-0-18-0

46.3

Khan to Duminy, FOUR, Top shot! He glided forward to caress the fullish delivery through extra cover. 50 up. Fab responsible knock, this.

South Africa 232/6   JP Duminy 53* (61b 2x4)   Z Khan 7.3-1-43-0

46.5

Khan to Peterson, FOUR, fires across a yorker, Robin tries to bring the bat down but the ball hits the boot and runs through vacant slips. Zaheer is not pleased; he reckons that it hit the boot and should be lbw ..

South Africa 237/6   RJ Peterson 26* (32b 2x4)   Z Khan 7.5-1-48-0

47.1

Harbhajan Singh to Peterson, FOUR, Thwack! Flighted full around off and Peterson crunches it through point. He went down on a knee and unfurled a lovely square drive

South Africa 242/6   RJ Peterson 31* (34b 3x4)   Harbhajan Singh 9.1-0-56-0
Series Results
South Africa v India at Centurion - Jan 23, 2011
South Africa won by 33 runs (D/L method)
South Africa v India at Port Elizabeth - Jan 21, 2011
South Africa won by 48 runs (D/L method)
South Africa v India at Cape Town - Jan 18, 2011
India won by 2 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
South Africa v India at Johannesburg - Jan 15, 2011
India won by 1 run
South Africa v India at Durban - Jan 12, 2011
South Africa won by 135 runs
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Jan 21, 2011

Rain brought an early conclusion to the game, South Africa v India, 4th ODI, Port Elizabeth, January 21, 2011

Rain brought an early conclusion to the game

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Jan 21, 2011

MS Dhoni hits one straight to the fielder, South Africa v India, 4th ODI, Port Elizabeth, January 21, 2011

MS Dhoni hits one straight to the fielder

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