India in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Zimbabwe v India

India won by 58 runs

23.1

Utseya to Karthik, no run, Utseya from round the wicket, on off stump, defended to the off side off the front foor

23.2

Utseya to Karthik, no run, length ball is driven towards extra cover

23.3

Utseya to Karthik, no run, careful defence off the front foot, Utseya keeping it steady around off

23.4

Utseya to Karthik, no run, some turn there for Utseya, more defence

23.5

Utseya to Karthik, no run, tucks this towards square leg

23.6

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, not a maiden, that was on leg stump, Karthi skips down the track and pushes it towards mid-on for a single

India 96/4   P Utseya 1-0-1-0

25.1

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, on the pads, a wristly stroke sends the ball towards deep square leg

25.2

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, overpitched and on leg stump, nudged behind square leg for one more

25.3

Utseya to Karthik, no run, full ball outside off, driven towards cover after charging out, can't place it correctly

25.4

Utseya to Karthik, 3 runs, a bit of width outside off, this time he takes care to place that past cover, drives it inside out, not much power behind that

25.5

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, gets well forward and jabs the ball towards midwicket

25.6

Utseya to Karthik, no run, looks for a reverse-sweep, struck on the helmet as he misses that outside off

India 112/4   P Utseya 2-0-7-0

27.1

Utseya to Karthik, no run, length ball on middle stump, Utseya bowling from round the stumps, defended

27.2

Utseya to Karthik, FOUR, reverse-sweep from Karthik, picks that fullish ball from outside leg and sends that behind point for four

27.3

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, on the pads, watchfully worked towards square leg for a single

27.4

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run

27.5

Utseya to Karthik, no run, crisply drives that towards extra cover

27.6

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, length ball on middle, drives along the ground towards long-on for a single

India 127/4   P Utseya 3-0-14-0

29.1

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, full and on middle. Dhawan steers it through midwicket for a single

29.2

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, speared in full and going down the legside. Dhawan adjusts to get some bat on it but finds the square leg fielder

29.3

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, push-driven to long off

29.4

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, on a length on leg stump. Karthik happy to work this away to the leg side for a single

29.5

Utseya to Dhawan, 2 runs, full and outside off. Dhawan steers this to third man for a couple.

29.6

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, full and on off. Dhawan presses forward to defend to the offside.

India 135/4   P Utseya 4-0-19-0

31.1

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 wide, full and on off stump. Dhawan drives this down the ground for a single.

31.1

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, full and on off stump. Dhawan drives this down the ground for a single.

31.2

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, full and on middle and leg. Karthik on drives this for a single through midwicket

31.3

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, single to point

31.4

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run

31.5

Utseya to Karthik, no run, on a length outside off, turning in. Karthik forward to defend.

31.6

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, a little shorter on the same line. Karthik dances down the ground and works this through midwicket for a single.

India 144/4   P Utseya 5-0-24-0

33.1

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, wide and outside off, on a fuller length. Dhawan tries to drill this square through the offside but is unable to get any bat on it.

33.2

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, full and on off stump. Dhawan gets under it and heaves it over the extra-cover region, but manages to miss the fielder. Dhawan's good luck continues

33.3

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, back of a length outside off and it sharply turns it. Karthik works it away to the leg side for a single.

33.4

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, full and wide outside off stump. Dhawan cuts it square and gets a single.

33.5

Utseya to Karthik, 1 wide, back of a length pitched outside off, but this one turns almost past the leg side. But given a wide by the umpire. Looks like a harsh call.

33.5

Utseya to Karthik, no run

33.6

Utseya to Karthik, no run, fuller and on off stump. Karthik tries to work it away legside but finds short square leg

India 154/4   P Utseya 6-0-28-0

35.1

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, wide and outside off stump on a fuller length. Dhawan attempts a reverse-sweep, but is unable to get bat on ball

35.2

Utseya to Dhawan, FOUR, What are Zimbabwe doing! Bowls this full and on off stump. Dhawan goes for a lofted sweep and luckily misses the boundary rider on the square boundary for a four. Went right through his hands.

35.3

Utseya to Dhawan, FOUR

35.4

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, full and outside off. Dhawan works this square for a single.

35.5

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, full and Dhawan sweeps this to short fine leg

35.6

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, wide and outside off stump. Fuller length. Dhawan plays this to extra-cover for a single

India 170/4   P Utseya 7-0-39-0

37.1

Utseya to Dhawan, 2 runs, on a length outside off stump. Dhawan cuts square and runs hard enough to complete two.

37.2

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, fuller outside off stump. Dhawan squeezes it past third man for a single.

37.3

Utseya to Karthik, 2 runs, full and on off and middle. Karthik gets forward to play an on drive through midwicket. Able to complete two runs.

37.4

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run, full and going down the pads. Karthik finds the fielder at short midwicket

37.5

Utseya to Dhawan, 1 run, back of a length outside off. Dhawan steers to sweeper cover

37.6

Utseya to Karthik, FOUR, full delivery on the pads and Karthik gets forward to sweep this to fine leg for a boundary. Karthik also gets his 50 off 64 balls. Good innings from the Tamil Nadu bat. His second fifty since his return to the ODI fold

India 194/4   P Utseya 8-0-50-0

39.1

Utseya to Karthik, FOUR, short and outside off, turning in. Karthik dances down and heaves this over the midwicket region for a boundary.

39.2

Utseya to Karthik, FOUR, played to to deep extra cover

39.3

Utseya to Karthik, 1 run

39.4

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, driven towards mid-off for a single

39.5

Utseya to Dhawan, FOUR, a touch short from Utseya and too far outside off, slapped hard for four by Dhawan

39.6

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, beaten outside off by the turn

India 211/4   P Utseya 9-0-63-0

43.1

Utseya to Dhawan, no run, full and outside off. Jadeja works this past point.

43.2

Utseya to Dhawan, 2 runs, two runs to sweeper cover

43.3

Utseya to Dhawan, OUT, short of a length going down legside, yet Dhawan managed to drag it on to his stumps as he attempted to sweep down the leg side. His luck finally ran out, that too, ironically, through his own doing. Interesting as Zimbabwe have made it difficult for him to get out, despite the chances. But a brilliant hundred from the Indian opener nonetheless

S Dhawan b Utseya 116 (209m 127b 11x4 2x6) SR: 91.33

43.4

Utseya to Mishra, 1 run, on middle stump line and Mishra gets off the mark straight away

43.5

Utseya to Jadeja, no run, pitches on a length and spins sharply away. Jadeja content to let it go through to the keeper.

43.6

Utseya to Jadeja, 1 run, pitched on middle and off and Jadeja drives this to cover for a single.

India 239/6   P Utseya 10-0-67-1
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Jul 26, 2013

Members of Team Raza, Zimbabwe v India, 2nd ODI, Harare, July 26, 2013

Members of Team Raza

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Jul 26, 2013

The Indian team is congratulated after their victory over Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe v India, 2nd ODI, Harare, July 26, 2013

The Indian team is congratulated after their victory over Zimbabwe

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