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16.6

Sharma to Chanderpaul, 4 byes, Bouncer and posthumous swing fool Dhoni. This seems headed well down the leg side, Dhoni goes to cover it, but after passing the stumps, the ball starts moving away towards Dhoni's original stance. Four byes

West Indies 39/3   S Chanderpaul 0* (1b)

17.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, plays, in the unique Shiv style, inside the line, giving the impression that he is beaten, but actually he isn't

West Indies 40/3   S Chanderpaul 0* (2b)

18.3

Sharma to Chanderpaul, 1 run, tucked away off the hips for a single to long leg. Off the mark in his 133rd Test

18.5

Sharma to Chanderpaul, 1 run, this is fuller, though, and he nudges into the on side for another single

West Indies 44/3   S Chanderpaul 2* (4b)

19.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, pushed to mid-off

19.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, back of a length, comes back in, Shiv shoulders arms and is hit in the thigh pad

19.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defended solidly this time

19.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, fuller this time, Shiv pushes it back, it is timed well and beats a very short mid-off. They look for the second, but Harbhajan is very quick, and Bravo rightly sends Shiv back

West Indies 45/3   S Chanderpaul 3* (8b)

20.1

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, around off, not much movement, defended to the bowler

20.2

Kumar to Chanderpaul, 1 run, fuller, nice push-drive, wide of mid-off for one

West Indies 46/3   S Chanderpaul 4* (10b)

21.1

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, good bounce for him, turns away after pitching off, bouncing well over the stumps, left alone

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, tossed up around middle and leg, defended to cover

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, pitched outside leg, Shiv doesn't have to play at it

21.4

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, offbreak, starts outside leg again, this time Shiv defends

21.5

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, encouraging turn for him, starts outside leg, turns towards off again, defended with soft hands

21.6

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, another defensive shot, but he is being made to play

West Indies 46/3   S Chanderpaul 4* (16b)

22.2

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, full outside off, driven with an open face, towards point

22.3

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, slower ball, 71mph, played towards midwicket, along the ground

22.4

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, angled across Shiv, left alone

22.5

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, left alone outside off, bounces twice before reaching Dhoni

22.6

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, angled into the pads, defended towards midwicket

West Indies 47/3   S Chanderpaul 4* (21b)

23.3

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, flighted around off, driven uppishly towards extra cover

23.4

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, sharp turn, and he leaves it alone after it pitches around off

23.5

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, this starts outside off, so easier to leave it be

23.6

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, shorter, cut away, Vijay dives to his wrong side at point and saves four

West Indies 48/3   S Chanderpaul 4* (25b)

25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, stays with the middle-and-leg line, defended towards cover

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, slight change in flight, slightly quicker, beats him, but it is pitched outside leg

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, flighted high again, defended off the front foot

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, defended into the leg side

25.5

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, 3 runs, slightly shot, and he waits on it before back-cutting it past Vijay at point. Vijay gives chase and makes a diving save

West Indies 53/3   S Chanderpaul 7* (30b)

26.1

Raina to Chanderpaul, no run, Shiv moves across (redundance I know), and pushes this back to the bowler

26.2

Raina to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, top edge, trying the paddle sweep, but this is too short for the shot, and he is not in control at all, but it falls well behind the slip cordon

26.3

Raina to Chanderpaul, 1 run, quicker, into the pads, helped into the on side for one

West Indies 60/3   S Chanderpaul 10* (33b)

27.1

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, 2 leg byes, pitched outside leg, and too full for it to turn big, and he concedes byes. It's come off the pads, and Rauf changes his signal

27.2

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, stays back to push this back to Raina

27.3

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, flighted around middle and off, turning away, defended

27.4

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, no run, flatter, pushed back to Harbhajan, a git of an overspinner

27.5

Harbhajan Singh to Chanderpaul, 1 run, full, and flicked away to the right of a deepish mid-on for one

West Indies 63/3   S Chanderpaul 11* (38b)

30.1

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, left alone outside off, starts too wide for the angle to concern Chanderpaul

30.2

Kumar to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, angled into the pads, there is no mid-on, and Shiv gently pushes it there for two runs

30.3

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, length ball, around off, pushed back to PK

30.4

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, pushed down the ground again, but this time there is a mid-on in place

30.5

Kumar to Chanderpaul, FOUR, wide half-volley, and Shiv drives this with an open face, piercing the gap between cover and cover-point. ten minutes into the session, and they have doubled their boundary count

30.6

Kumar to Chanderpaul, no run, angled across, driven with an open face, not past cover

West Indies 75/3   S Chanderpaul 17* (44b 1x4)

33.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, 1 run, Shiv shuffles across first ball today, gets inside the line, and deflects it away for one

West Indies 77/3   S Chanderpaul 18* (45b 1x4)

35.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, and now Munnabhai gets into bouncer mode, it is accurate, but Shiv sways out of it beautifully

35.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, fuller, but still short, just outside off, this time he shoulders arms

35.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, a length ball, slightly wide of off, he covers the line, and then opens the face on it, past gully

35.4

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, defends this just outside off, pushing it to cover

35.5

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, too far wide of off to involve Shiv in this

35.6

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, closer to stumps now, and Chanderpaul is resolute in defence

West Indies 80/3   S Chanderpaul 20* (51b 1x4)

36.2

Sharma to Chanderpaul, no run, gets across, and pushes inside the line of this

36.3

Sharma to Chanderpaul, no run, left alone outside off now

36.4

Sharma to Chanderpaul, 2 runs, fuller, straighter, making Shiv play, and play Shiv does, nudging it past square leg for a couple

36.5

Sharma to Chanderpaul, no run, full outside off, left alone

36.6

Sharma to Chanderpaul, 1 run, another deflection off the stumps after making bowl Sharma at the stumps, gets a single into the on side

West Indies 84/3   S Chanderpaul 23* (56b 1x4)

37.1

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, angled across, left alone

37.2

Patel to Chanderpaul, no run, pushed down to mid-off

37.3

Patel to Chanderpaul, OUT, Munaf keeps nibbling away around off, and he gets the fatal nibble from Shiv. What a big wicket. That same short-of-a-length delivery, around off, bowled from close to the stumps, the ever clear Shiv is indecisive this time, and has a poke at it. Munna's first wicket in Tests since March 2009. Welcome back

S Chanderpaul c †Dhoni b Patel 23 (77m 59b 1x4 0x6) SR: 38.98

West Indies 84/4   S Chanderpaul 23 (59b 1x4)
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MS Dhoni collects yet another series trophy, West Indies v India, 3rd Test, Dominica, 5th day, July 10, 2011

MS Dhoni collects yet another series trophy

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Ishant Sharma was Man of the Series for his 22 wickets, West Indies v India, 3rd Test, Dominica, 5th day, July 10, 2011

Ishant Sharma was Man of the Series for his 22 wickets

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