India in West Indies ODI Series - 2nd ODI

West Indies v India

India won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining) (D/L method)

0.1

Kumar to Simmons, 3 runs, overthrows first ball, short of a good length on middle and off, rocks back to play it into the leg side, a needless throw from square leg and Parthiv isn't able to cover it, two more added

0.2

Kumar to Edwards, no run, shortish on the off, gets on the back foot and drops it down to point

0.3

Kumar to Edwards, no run, good length outside off, nips away just a hint and Edwards lets it go

0.4

Kumar to Edwards, 2 runs, short of a good length outside off, rocks back and punches it between extra cover and mid-off for a couple of runs

0.5

Kumar to Edwards, no run, a touch fuller, getting it move away, pushes at it and then withdraws, straight to the keeper

0.6

Kumar to Edwards, no run, short of a good length outside off, squared him up with some away movement, a decent first over from Praveen

West Indies 5/0   P Kumar 1-0-5-0

2.1

Kumar to Edwards, no run, fullish, trying to tempt him to drive, moves away significantly and Edwards wisely leaves it be

2.2

Kumar to Edwards, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, cut hard to the left of Virat Kohli and he dives but fails to prevent the single

2.3

Kumar to Simmons, no run, slightly short on the off, gets on the back foot and defends it to point

2.4

Kumar to Simmons, no run, beaten, flirting with a shortish delivery that moved away just a touch, pretended to withdraw but after it had gone past him

2.5

Kumar to Simmons, no run, short of a good length, appears to hold its line this time, leaves it alone

2.6

Kumar to Simmons, no run, good length, in that corrdior, Simmons gets a stride out and shoulders arms, slow start for the Windies, rather a watchful one

West Indies 6/0   P Kumar 2-0-6-0

4.1

Kumar to Simmons, no run, short of a good length on the off, punched towards mid-off

4.2

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, worked away off the back foot past square leg, a touch short and he closed the face on that one after a shuffle

4.3

Kumar to Edwards, FOUR, after a few quiet overs, Edwards has decided to open up, on a good length, he stays his ground and slaps that over mid-on, powerfully hit again

4.4

Kumar to Edwards, 1 run, slightly short on the off, takes his bottom hand off when playing that one, knocks it down into the leg side for a single

4.5

Kumar to Simmons, no run, gets behind that one nicely and defends it back to the bowler with a full face

4.6

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, a touch fuller but he opts to play it off the back foot again, pushes it gently towards mid-on and squeezes a single

West Indies 21/0   P Kumar 3-0-13-0

6.1

Kumar to Simmons, no run, short of a length outside off, Simmons moves across his crease and defends back down the pitch

6.2

Kumar to Simmons, FOUR, this time he goes on the attack, moving forward, walking into the shot and lofting the ball cleanly down the ground

6.3

Kumar to Simmons, no run, Simmons stays in his crease and punches the ball towards short cover

6.4

Kumar to Simmons, no run, Praveen keeps it straight and on a good length, Simmons moves across and defends

6.5

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, played off the back foot towards wide mid-off for a single to Harbhajan

6.6

Kumar to Edwards, no run, nudged from the crease towards the leg side

West Indies 27/0   P Kumar 4-0-18-0

17.1

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan punches off the back foot towards cover for a single

17.2

Kumar to Simmons, no run, Praveen keeps it on a good length and straight, Simmons defends on the leg side

17.3

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, Simmons moves across his stumps to glance the ball off his pads towards long leg

17.4

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan taps the ball with soft hands into a yawning gap in the square leg and midwicket region

17.5

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, nudged off the pads through square leg for a single

17.6

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan moves back and across to play a classy punch through backward point

West Indies 89/1   P Kumar 5-0-23-0

19.1

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan hits the ball in the air but over the infield at cover, he reached out for a wide one and connected with the bottom of the bat, the batsmen didn't run with any urgency

19.2

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, good length ball angling into Simmons who nudges on the leg side

19.3

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan stays in his crease and opens the face to guide the ball towards third man

19.4

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, played towards square leg for a single

19.5

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan moves across in his crease and flicks the ball off his pads through square

19.6

Kumar to Simmons, 1 run, full ball on middle and leg, Simmons flicks the ball fluently towards deep midwicket, six singles off that over

West Indies 96/1   P Kumar 6-0-29-0

36.1

Kumar to Sarwan, no run, Sarwan stays in his crease and opens the face to steer the ball towards third man

36.2

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan plays the on-drive towards long on to give Bravo the strike

36.3

Kumar to Bravo, no run, good length and straight, Bravo gets behind the line and defends towards the bowler

36.4

Kumar to Bravo, 1 run, that one keeps a bit low and Bravo gets going by flicking off his pads behind square

36.5

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, Sarwan tries to drive but gets a thickish outside edge towards third man

36.6

Kumar to Bravo, 1 run, Bravo gets another run by playing off his pads behind square

West Indies 179/3   P Kumar 7-0-33-0

38.1

Kumar to Sarwan, no run, good length and straight, Sarwan stays in his crease and defends towards midwicket

38.2

Kumar to Sarwan, no run, that's the slower one and it beats Sarwan as he tries to guide it towards third man

38.3

Kumar to Sarwan, FOUR, short ball and Sarwan goes past 50 in some style. He stayed back and played a cracking pull to the deep midwicket boundary. It sat up asking to be hit, and Sarwan obliged.

38.4

Kumar to Sarwan, 1 run, played behind square for another single

38.5

Kumar to Bravo, no run, another slower ball, Bravo defends on the leg side

38.6

Kumar to Bravo, no run, Bravo moves across and nudges the ball towards midwicket

West Indies 189/3   P Kumar 8-0-38-0

46.1

Kumar to Sammy, no run, Sammy uses the width outside off to cut but can't beat point

46.2

Kumar to Sammy, 1 wide, that's extremely wide outside off stump

46.2

Kumar to Sammy, no run, Sammy swipes at the ball from his crease, this was wide too but not wide enough to be a wide

46.3

Kumar to Sammy, 1 run, Sammy flicks towards square for a single

46.4

Kumar to Rampaul, 1 run, Praveen bowls a full toss from round the wicket, Rampaul drives towards long-on

46.5

Kumar to Sammy, no run, Sammy tries to play through the leg side but gets hit on the pad, he sets off for a run but turns back after seeing Praveen get to the ball quickly, Sammy didn't know where the ball was

46.6

Kumar to Sammy, SIX, he knows where it is this time! Somewhere beyond the deep midwicket boundary! Sammy flicks the ball crisply, picking it off the front foot and clearing the boundary with ease

West Indies 221/7   P Kumar 9-0-47-0

49.1

Kumar to Sammy, no run, Praveen begins the final over with a yorker, which Sammy digs out

49.2

Kumar to Sammy, no run, he was aiming for another yorker but the ball was full on the pads, Sammy misses the whip and declines the leg bye

49.3

Kumar to Sammy, 4 leg byes, another one hits the pad but this time the ball goes fine past the keeper for four leg byes, too full from Praveen on leg stump

49.4

Kumar to Sammy, no run, Sammy aims a heave down the ground but gets an inside edge on to the pad, that was a slower one perhaps

49.5

Kumar to Sammy, SIX, he's blasted this over long-off! Sammy came forward, latched on to a full ball and slammed it flat over the boundary

49.6

Kumar to Sammy, 1 run, Praveen ends the innings with an excellent yorker, Sammy gets hit on the pad, after maybe some bat, and Martin scampers through for one more run

West Indies 240/9   P Kumar 10-0-54-0
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Photos

Jun 8, 2011

Virat Kohli chats with Parthiv Patel, West Indies v India, 2nd ODI, Trinidad, June 8, 2011

Virat Kohli chats with Parthiv Patel

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Jun 8, 2011

Suresh Raina hits out during a cameo, West Indies v India, 2nd ODI, Trinidad, June 8, 2011

Suresh Raina hits out during a cameo

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