India in West Indies ODI Series - 1st ODI

West Indies v India

India won by 4 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)

0.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, slightly short on leg stump and nipping down, Dhawan tries to close the face on that one and work it square, is struck on the pads, stifled appeal turned down

0.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, short and wide and Dhawan tries to slash that through point, misses, Gavaskar calls him a great "practicer" of that shot

0.4

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, quick single, short of a good length on middle, dropped into the off side, Parthiv calls and makes it comfortably

India 2/0   S Dhawan 1* (3b)

1.1

Martin to Dhawan, no run, shortish on leg stump, doesn't turn much, played straight to square leg

1.2

Martin to Dhawan, no run

1.3

Martin to Dhawan, no run, held it back once again, gets back and whips it to square leg

1.4

Martin to Dhawan, 1 run, shortish again, rocks back and turns it wide of midwicket for a single

1.6

Martin to Dhawan, no run, flat and fuller on leg stump, tries to clip it square once again, gets an inside edge onto his pads

India 6/0   S Dhawan 2* (8b)

2.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, short of a good length on leg stump, not connecting too well is Dhawan, gets back to whip it again, is struck on the thighs

2.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, 2 runs, nicely timed, short of a good length, stands tall and punches it between the covers for a couple of runs

2.4

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, Dhawan isn't too comfortable out there, Rampaul pushes it on a good length and Dhawan tried to loosely push that through the line, got an inside edge onto his thighs and just wide of leg stump

2.5

Rampaul to Dhawan, FOUR, lovey drive, Rampaul bowled it on a length outside off and Dhawan caressed it between extra cover and mid-off, nice timing and it sped away

2.6

Rampaul to Dhawan, FOUR, a punch this time, off the front foot, landed on a good length and he picked out the gap between cover and point this time, getting into his groove now

India 17/0   S Dhawan 12* (13b 2x4)

3.3

Martin to Dhawan, no run, gets across to work it into the leg side again, pitched outside leg and caught him on the pads once again

3.4

Martin to Dhawan, no run, a change of line, on the off stump this time, drew Dhawan forward, defended towards extra cover

3.5

Martin to Dhawan, 1 run, punched off the back foot wide of mid-on for a quick single, Sarwan scores a direct hit at the non-striker's end but Dhawan is comfortably in

India 23/0   S Dhawan 13* (16b 2x4)

5.1

Martin to Dhawan, no run, tighter line from Martin this time, shortish still but on middle and off, defended into the leg side

5.2

Martin to Dhawan, OUT, run-out, excellent fielding from Dwayne Bravo at mid-on, was pushed wide of him and Parthiv responded to Dhawan's call, Bravo was running to his wrong side, he collected and returned a powerful throw to Baugh at the striker's end, the keeper knocked off the bails to find Parthiv well short

PA Patel run out 13 (21m 15b 2x4 0x6) SR: 86.66

India 29/1   S Dhawan 13* (18b 2x4)

6.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, 3 runs, offering him width, giving Dhawan a chance to free his arms, chops it hard wide of point, a dive in the deep and the fielder has hauled it back in just about, three more

India 34/1   S Dhawan 16* (19b 2x4)

7.1

Martin to Dhawan, 1 run, slightly short on middle and leg, turned away past square leg for a single

7.5

Martin to Dhawan, no run, shortish on middle, rocks onto the back foot to play it to midwicket

7.6

Martin to Dhawan, 1 run, a long hop but there is protection in the deep, it's pulled straight to deep midwicket for a single

India 39/2   S Dhawan 18* (22b 2x4)

8.1

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, beaten, drawing him into playing a drive, Dhawan went at that on the up, it nipped away just to beat the outside edge

8.2

Rampaul to Dhawan, no run, back of a length on middle, Dhawan gets across and defends it well, getting behind it nicely to play it to mid-off

8.3

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, shortish outside off, chops it behind point towards third man for a single

8.5

Rampaul to Dhawan, 1 run, drops it short on middle, gets back and drops it wide of cover for an easy single

India 42/2   S Dhawan 20* (26b 2x4)

9.1

Martin to Dhawan, no run, on the leg stump, defended off the front foot in front of th ebowler

9.2

Martin to Dhawan, no run, bowled it fuller, comes down the track and plays it back to the bowler who shows good reflexes, scoring a direct hit at the striker's end

9.3

Martin to Dhawan, 1 run, worked away past square leg for a single

9.5

Martin to Dhawan, no run, sliding it towards middle and leg, comes down the track and pushes it to midwicket

9.6

Martin to Dhawan, no run, fuller on middle, gets to the pitch and drops it dead

India 48/2   S Dhawan 21* (31b 2x4)

10.2

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, fuller just outside off, gets forward and punches it to cover

10.3

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, quick single, Rampaul fumbled at mid-off, pushed just wide of him and Dhawan called for a single

10.5

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, tries to push that through the line towards mid-off, gets a thick outside edge, wide of the diving point, for a single

India 52/2   S Dhawan 23* (34b 2x4)

12.1

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, defended calmly towards extra cover, took a couple of steps down the pitch to that goodish length delivery

12.2

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, width this time and Dhawan cracks that towards point, Edwards does well diving to his left and preventing at least a couple of runs

12.3

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, steals a quick one this time, defends it wide of mid-on off the back foot and races through

12.5

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, slower one this time, bowled it full on middle and off, driven straight to mid-off

12.6

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, beaten, good bounce for Sammy there, Dhawan tried to open the face just as he was offered some width but it raced past the outside edge

India 57/2   S Dhawan 24* (39b 2x4)

14.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, short of a good length, punched it past extra cover into the deep for a single

India 58/2   S Dhawan 25* (40b 2x4)

15.1

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, gets on the back foot and tickles it towards square leg

India 59/2   S Dhawan 26* (41b 2x4)

16.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, Dhawan gets another single, he's not had much strike, punched past cover for a single

16.5

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, lands on a length outside off, rocks forward and drives it straight to extra cover

16.6

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, short ball down the leg side, Dhawan helps it down to fine leg for a single to keep strike

India 66/3   S Dhawan 28* (44b 2x4)

17.1

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, floated it on middle, fullish, played back to the bowler

17.2

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, bowled it full outside off, driven wide of mid-off to steal a quick single

17.4

Bishoo to Dhawan, 2 runs, was the googly from Bishoo, dropped it short on leg stump, Dhawan picked it, rocked back and pulled it wide of deep square leg for a couple

17.5

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, slightly short on middle, gets on the back foot and turns it behind square leg for one more

India 71/3   S Dhawan 32* (48b 2x4)

18.1

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, fullish on the off stump, gets forward and drives it wide of long-off for a single

18.4

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, slower ball bowled full on middle, dug out into the leg side towards midwicket

18.5

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, short and wide, mistimes an attempted cut towards cover

18.6

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, well fielded at cover point, cracked hard on the up from Dhawan but wasn't able to pierce the field on the off side

India 73/3   S Dhawan 33* (52b 2x4)

19.2

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, fetches that flat delivery from outside off and sweeps it to deep square leg for a single

19.5

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, tossed up on the off, got to the pitch while making a bit of room simultaneously, drove it straight to extra cover

19.6

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, saw him come down and held back the length, Dhawan adjusted well, getting behind it and playing it into the off side

India 76/3   S Dhawan 34* (55b 2x4)

20.2

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, kept low there, cut away, shortish outside of, Dhawan slashed at it but was beaten by the low bounce

20.3

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, a touch fuller, freed his arms there to crack it through the off side but mistimed it completely

20.4

Sammy to Dhawan, no run, gets across, it's bowled short outside off from round the wicket, slapped straight to mid-on

20.5

Sammy to Dhawan, 1 run, back to over the wicket, straying on the pads, whipped past square leg for a single

India 78/3   S Dhawan 35* (59b 2x4)

21.1

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, shortish on the off, comes down the track and punches it to extra cover

21.2

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, Dhawan's appearing to be getting a little impatient, was short outside off and he dragged it to midwicket

21.3

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, comes down the track, Bishoo alters his length, he can only knock it away with his pads

21.4

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, short ball down the leg side, can't get it past short fine, a bit of frustration, the pressure grows

21.5

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, plays the reverse-sweep which doesn;t quite come off but he gets a single wide of cover

India 81/3   S Dhawan 36* (64b 2x4)

22.2

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 2 runs, struck firmly, bowled on a lenght and Dhawan cracks it hard past extra cover, Simmons gets to it and returns a slightly wayward throw which helps them complete the second easily

22.3

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, SIX, Dhawan steps up, the slower one but in the slot outside off, Dhawan sensed a chance and picked it beautifully, thwacking it over deep midwicket for a flat six

22.4

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, he's hitting it well this over, creamed through the off side in the deep for a single

22.6

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, shortish on the off, chops it towards point

India 93/3   S Dhawan 45* (68b 2x4 1x6)

23.2

Bishoo to Dhawan, 1 run, shortish on the off, gets on the back foot and turns it wide of midwicket for one more

23.5

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run

23.6

Bishoo to Dhawan, no run, gets back and knocks it down into the leg side, good over from Bishoo, should have had Rohit there

India 96/3   S Dhawan 46* (71b 2x4 1x6)

24.3

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, 1 run, full outside off, driven hard but straight to deep extra cover for a single

24.5

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, FOUR, Dhawan's doing well, finds the gap this time and everyone's up in the Indian dressing room, short and wide and he latches onto it, smacking it hard past point

24.6

DJ Bravo to Dhawan, no run, pushed back, was on a good length

India 103/3   S Dhawan 51* (74b 3x4 1x6)

25.3

Martin to Dhawan, no run, tossed up on the off, gets across and drives it to midwicket

25.4

Martin to Dhawan, OUT, now Dhawan's lost it, he'd worked hard to get to his half-century and he's thrown it away with that slog-sweep, was tossed up outside off and he sent it straight into the palms of deep midwicket, this is a tight one

S Dhawan c Simmons b Martin 51 (105m 76b 3x4 1x6) SR: 67.10

India 104/4   S Dhawan 51 (76b 3x4 1x6)
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