ICC World Twenty20 - 4th match, Group A

Bangladesh v India

India won by 25 runs

0.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, no run, good start from Mash. It was short-of-length delivery curving away from Gambhir who tried to dab it to third man and is beaten

0.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, FOUR, similar delivery, perhaps not moving away so much, and Gambhir gets close to the line to cut it away through point for the first boundary of the game

0.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, fuller, a tad slower, Gambhir moves forward to tap it close on the off side and rushes across for a quick single

0.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, the slower one, the off break, Gambhir waits before turning it behind square leg

India 11/0   G Gambhir 6* (4b 1x4)

1.1

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, no run, on a length, around the off stump, defended to the off side

1.2

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, FOUR, The crowd roar as Gambhir leans into a extra-cover drive. It was too full and width on offer as well

1.3

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, no run, much better delivery, on a length and curving into the body, Gambhir tries to work it to the on side and is hit on the thigh pad

1.4

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, no run, 141 kmph lovely delivery moving away from back of length and past the attempted dab to third man. The keeper collects ....

1.5

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, no run, 138.1 kmph bouncer on the leg stump line, Gambhir can't connect with the pull shot.

1.6

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, 1 run, fuller, around 139 kmph delivery on the legs, turned to deep backward square leg for a single

India 16/0   G Gambhir 11* (10b 2x4)

2.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, good delivery, straightening on the middle and off line, jabbed close on the off side .. Gambhir looks up and Rohit calls him over for a quick single. The point fielder rushed in, dived forward and under-armed a throw. Rohit dived into his crease. The throw didnt' find the stumps but perhaps, Rohit would have made it in time

2.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, walks down the track, meets the slower one almost on the full and pushes it to wide mid-off

India 19/0   G Gambhir 13* (12b 2x4)

3.1

Shahadat Hossain to Gambhir, 1 run, dropped by Raqibul Hossain at backward point. Shahadat oohs and aahs. It was short in length, moving away from Gambhir who cuts it to the right of Raqibul who dives to his right but couldn't hold on ... Not an easy chance...

3.5

Shahadat Hossain to Gambhir, 1 wide, released with a grunt but slips the ball down the leg side

3.5

Shahadat Hossain to Gambhir, 1 run, kicks up from short of length, Gambhir gets up on his toes, drops the ball close on the off side and they get across in time to complete the single

India 33/0   G Gambhir 15* (14b 2x4)

4.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, short in length, on the middle and leg, tapped to the on side

4.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, FOUR, charges down the track, moves outside leg stump line the process and cuts the short-of-length delivery through the off side

4.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, slower one, outside off stump,. Gambhir hangs on the back foot to dab it down to third man

India 40/0   G Gambhir 21* (17b 3x4)

5.6

Rubel Hossain to Gambhir, no run, 139.9 kmph bouncer over the middle stump, Gambhir tries to upper cut it to third man but can't reach.

India 54/0   G Gambhir 21* (18b 3x4)

6.2

Mahmudullah to Gambhir, no run, nice loopy delivery curving towards the off stump , defended to the off side

6.3

Mahmudullah to Gambhir, no run, slightly short, Gambhir cuts but is slightly early into the shot and mistimes it to cover

6.4

Mahmudullah to Gambhir, 1 run, from over the wicket, slightly short and skids on towards middle, mistimes the pull shot for a single

India 56/0   G Gambhir 22* (21b 3x4)

7.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, no run, turning in from just outside off, stabbed to the off side

7.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, dabbed to backward square leg for a single

India 61/1   G Gambhir 23* (23b 3x4)

8.4

Shahadat Hossain to Gambhir, 2 runs, short in length, moving across Gambhir who cuts it to past the diving backward point who gets a hand on it (not a catch .. bump ball) and Gambhir comes back for the second run

8.5

Shahadat Hossain to Gambhir, 1 run, a tad fuller, just outside off stump, dabbed to third man

India 68/1   G Gambhir 26* (25b 3x4)

9.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, tossed up middle stump and he paddles it to short fine leg

9.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 2 runs, tossed up on the stumps, Gambhir gets into position and nudges the ball toward gully and sets off, then there's a bit of hesitation and the batsmen have to really hustle, a very hard and flat throw comes back to Mushfiqur who rattles the stumps but Gambhir just back in time

9.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, no run, flat ball, a tad short, he looks to pull but mistimes the shot

9.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, short again, leg stump or so, and he nudges it away for one

India 75/1   G Gambhir 30* (29b 3x4)

10.3

Mahmudullah to Gambhir, no run, short and wide, driven hard off the back foot to cover where Shakib dives and saves a couple runs, thats good fielding by the youngster

10.4

Mahmudullah to Gambhir, 1 run, he's itching to dominate and charges down, the length is not on for that big shot and Gambhir gets a top edge that goes up for a while and somehow drops in no mans land

India 84/1   G Gambhir 31* (31b 3x4)

11.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 2 runs, walks into the on drive, gets it past square leg and comes back easily for the second run

11.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, steps down the track, Shakib drops it shorter and Gambhir adjust to lap it to short fine leg

11.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, on the middle and leg stump line, Gambhir cuts to deep point

11.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run, Shakib continues to be difficult to put away. Perfect line and length. Gambhir can only tap it past square leg for a single

India 93/1   G Gambhir 36* (35b 3x4)

12.1

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, FOUR, almost caught at short third man .... It curved in towards the off stump, Gambhir was cramped up but managed to cut it .. it went off the edge but clear of the diving fielder and ran away to the boundary

12.2

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, 1 run, tries to dab it to cover point and edges it to fine-leg

12.4

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, 2 runs, rocks back to chop the slightly short of length over extra cover for couple of runs

12.5

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, 1 run, just outside off, cut away to deep backward point but Gambhir slips while turning at the non-striker's end and so, they settle for a single

India 102/1   G Gambhir 44* (39b 4x4)

13.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, slightly short, backs away to cut to deep point

13.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 1 run, the slower one on the middle, moves outside leg stump and crashes it straight to deep cover

13.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Gambhir, 2 runs, on the off and middle line, clears the front foot and pulls it wide of long-on and runs hard to come back for the second

India 110/1   G Gambhir 48* (42b 4x4)

14.2

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, 1 run, moves down the track and drives along the ground to cover for a single

India 112/1   G Gambhir 49* (43b 4x4)

15.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, 1 run

15.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Gambhir, no run

India 121/2   G Gambhir 50* (45b 4x4)

16.6

Naeem Islam to Gambhir, OUT, Gambhir falls. He chipped down the track and tried to lift it over cover but couldn't clear the fielder stationed there.

G Gambhir c Shakib Al Hasan b Naeem Islam 50 (70m 46b 4x4 0x6) SR: 108.69

India 140/3   G Gambhir 50 (46b 4x4)
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Jun 6, 2009

MS Dhoni trudges back to the pavilion, Bangladesh v India, ICC World Twenty20, Trent Bridge, June 6, 2009

MS Dhoni trudges back to the pavilion

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Jun 6, 2009

Pragyan Ojha was India's star performer in the field, Bangladesh v India, ICC World Twenty20, Trent Bridge, June 6, 2009

Pragyan Ojha was India's star performer in the field

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