India in Zimbabwe T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Zimbabwe v India

India won by 7 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

6.2

Mishra to Taibu, 1 run, fetches it from outside off and sweeps to short fine leg

6.5

Mishra to Taibu, 2 runs, the reverse sweep, he fetches it from middle and places it wide of backward point, not much pace to carry it to the rope

6.6

Mishra to Taibu, no run, the reverse sweep again but this time he finds backward point

Zimbabwe 26/2   T Taibu 3* (3b)

7.2

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, tossed up on middle and he too sweeps to deep square leg

7.4

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, sweeps towards deep square leg and Ashwin nearly over-runs the ball, he didnt watch the spin early enough but managed to get a hand to it

7.6

PP Ojha to Taibu, 2 runs, sweeps and nearly bisects the gap between two fielders at deep square leg, good fielding by one of them to cut it off

Zimbabwe 33/2   T Taibu 7* (6b)

9.2

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, fetches it from middle and plays the reverse sweep, it was in the air for a while and Jadeja picked it up at deep point

9.4

PP Ojha to Taibu, FOUR, he perfects the reverse sweep this time! Fetches it from middle, deft touch, places it well wide of short third man, must have felt good

9.5

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, tries to sweep again and the ball takes the edge, then the pad and lobs away

Zimbabwe 46/2   T Taibu 13* (9b 1x4)

10.3

Mishra to Taibu, no run, full outside off and driven to extra cover

10.4

Mishra to Taibu, FOUR, Taibu's hitting it nicely off the middle, gets on his knee and sweeps powerfully in front of square along the turf, down to deep midwicket

10.5

Mishra to Taibu, 1 run, gives it more air and he drives through the line to long-off

Zimbabwe 53/2   T Taibu 18* (12b 2x4)

11.1

Ashwin to Taibu, no run, tossed up and he tucks it to the on side

11.2

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 wide, down the leg side, tries to sweep but misses

11.2

Ashwin to Taibu, 2 runs, at the last minute opens the face and dabs it past short third man

11.3

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, the switch hit doesnt come off well, hits his pads and rolls to the off side

11.5

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, tosses it up,he pushes it to midwicket

Zimbabwe 59/2   T Taibu 22* (16b 2x4)

12.2

Mishra to Taibu, 2 runs, on his knee and he sweeps hard to deep square, good running by Taibu

12.3

Mishra to Taibu, 1 run

12.5

Mishra to Taibu, no run, appeal for a lbw but the ball would have missed leg stump

12.6

Mishra to Taibu, 1 run, tucks it to the on side

Zimbabwe 65/3   T Taibu 26* (20b 2x4)

13.1

Ashwin to Taibu, no run, tucks it to the on side

13.2

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 no ball, he oversteps, he pushes it to the off side

13.2

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, fails to out away the free hit , driven firmly down the ground to long-off

13.4

Ashwin to Taibu, no run, attempts the reverse sweep, the ball rolls to the off side

13.5

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, whips it to the on side

Zimbabwe 69/3   T Taibu 28* (25b 2x4)

14.1

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, another reverse sweep and he tamely pushes it just wide of point

14.4

PP Ojha to Taibu, no run, tries to sweep and the ball hits his pads, big appeal by Ojha, missing leg

14.5

PP Ojha to Taibu, 2 runs, gets on his knee and sweeps to deep square leg

14.6

PP Ojha to Taibu, 1 run, rocks back and slaps it behind point

Zimbabwe 74/3   T Taibu 32* (29b 2x4)

15.1

Ashwin to Taibu, 3 runs, sweeps and gets a top edge which clears short fine leg

15.6

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, forces it to the on side

Zimbabwe 93/3   T Taibu 36* (31b 2x4)

16.1

Vinay Kumar to Taibu, 1 run, excellent yorker and that has Taibu in a tangle, they pinch a single

16.4

Vinay Kumar to Taibu, 1 run, makes room and biffs it towards extra cover, they rush through for a single, the throw is to Vinay and he parries it to the stumps but the batsman's home

Zimbabwe 100/3   T Taibu 38* (33b 2x4)

17.1

Dinda to Taibu, 1 run, Taibu attempts one of the outrageoius scoops made famous by Dilshan and McCullum, he picked the yorker try and pull it off, moves across his stumps and the ball rolls to short fine leg

17.4

Dinda to Taibu, 1 run, slashes it down to third man

17.6

Dinda to Taibu, 2 runs, forces it to the on side and pushes hard for the second run

Zimbabwe 112/4   T Taibu 42* (36b 2x4)

18.6

Ashwin to Taibu, 1 run, stays back and cuts to deep point

Zimbabwe 130/5   T Taibu 43* (37b 2x4)

19.1

Vinay Kumar to Taibu, no run, well bowled, on the blockhole and squirted back to the bowler

19.2

Vinay Kumar to Taibu, 2 runs, full outside off and pushed to deep point, Taibu runs the first hard and puts pressure on the fielder, the throw was wide

19.3

Vinay Kumar to Taibu, 1 leg bye, swings and fails to out away a length ball, tries to shovel it over the on side but the ball hits his arm and they steal a run

Zimbabwe 133/5   T Taibu 45* (40b 2x4)
Series Results
Zimbabwe v India at Harare - Jun 13, 2010
India won by 7 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Zimbabwe v India at Harare - Jun 12, 2010
India won by 6 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)
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Jun 13, 2010

The Indians celebrate after bagging the Twenty20 trophy, Zimbabwe v India, 2nd Twenty20 international, Harare, June 13, 2010

The Indians celebrate after bagging the Twenty20 trophy

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Jun 13, 2010

Suresh Raina ends the tour with an unbeaten 72, Zimbabwe v India, 2nd Twenty20 international, Harare, June 13, 2010

Suresh Raina ends the tour with an unbeaten 72

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