India in Zimbabwe ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Zimbabwe v India

India won by 58 runs

1.1

Vitori to Sharma, OUT, Got him first ball! Vitori pitches this full and just outside off stump. Rohit has a drive but ends up getting an edge which carries through to Vusi Sibanda at second slip. Rohit is out for 1. Let the No-hit comments begin.

RG Sharma c Sibanda b Vitori 1 (5m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

1.2

Vitori to Kohli, 1 run, full and pitched on leg stump. Kohli happy to work this away with a clip through the leg side.

1.3

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, full and wide outside off stump. Dhawan gets forward and tries to squeeze this through cover, but unable to get significant bat on it, and the ball goes harmlessly to the off siide

1.4

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, better length from Vitori. Fuller length outside off stump and Dhawan defends back to the bowler

1.5

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, Lovely outswinger from Vitori! On a length outside off stump, Dhawan is drawn in, and before he lays bat on ball the ball deviates away from the bat and through to the keeper.

1.6

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, On a length and Dhawan blocks it to the bowler

India 3/1   BV Vitori 1-0-1-1

3.1

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, just short of a length outside off stump. Dhawan plays no shot

3.2

Vitori to Dhawan, 3 runs, this one is pitched fuller and going down the leg side. Dhawan glances it just behind square and it almost carries to the boundary before Malcolm Waller dives and flicks the ball back into the field of play. Great fielding effort!

3.3

Vitori to Kohli, no run, on a length on middle and off. Kohli plays it back to the bowler

3.4

Vitori to Kohli, no run, fuller length outside off and Kohli gets forward to defend to the off side

3.5

Vitori to Kohli, no run, fuller delivery pitched on a leg stump line. Kohli tries to clip it through midwicket but ends up finding short square leg

3.6

Vitori to Kohli, no run, short delivery pitched outside off stump. Kohli leaves this alone.

India 14/1   BV Vitori 2-0-4-1

5.1

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, short of length ball speared in on the middle and leg stump, Dhawan tucks it to square leg

5.2

Vitori to Dhawan, 1 run, back of a length delivery and on middle stump, Dhawan nudges it to short mid wicket and hares across for a single

5.3

Vitori to Kohli, no run, on a length and wide outside off stump. Kohli in position to drive this through extra cover, but ends up finding the fielder

5.4

Vitori to Kohli, no run, beautiful delivery from Vitori. Pitches this on middle and off and gets it shape in to the batsman, just passing the edge of Kohli's bat to the keeper

5.5

Vitori to Kohli, no run, full and outside off. Kohli leaves this alone.

5.6

Vitori to Kohli, 1 run, short and outside off stump. Kohli, looking to play this to the leg side, gets a top edge which spoons to the extra-cover region, but evades the grasp of two Zimbabwe fielders who are chasing after it. Narrow escape from the Indian captain

India 31/1   BV Vitori 3-0-6-1

7.1

Vitori to Dhawan, 1 run, short and angling down the pads. Dhawan works it to long leg for a single

7.2

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, good length ball and it straightens a tad on middle stump, Rayudu pats it to mid on

7.3

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short and going past the off stump. Rayudu happy to watch this through to the keeper.

7.4

Vitori to Rayudu, 1 wide, wide delivery from Vitori as he gets his line wrong.

7.4

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, on a length going wide of off stump. Rayudu lets this one go.

7.5

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, overpitched and on off stump. Rayudu tries to work it through midwicket, but finds the fielder

7.6

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short ball going past off stump. Rayudu lets it go through to the keeper

India 38/2   BV Vitori 4-0-8-1

9.1

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short of a length on middle and Rayudu nudges it to the leg side

9.2

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, pitches on a length outside off and Rayudu lets it through to the keeper

9.3

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short of a length on middle and leg. Rayudu defends to the leg side

9.4

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short delivery on middle and Rayudu bends back to evade the delivery.

9.5

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, dropped pitched full and on off stump. Rayudu plays this uppishly, with the intention of going over the bowler's head, but misjudges as it carries at a decent height and Vitori sticks out his hands to grab at it, but ends up deflecting it to the midwicket region. Vitori is now getting some treatment from the Zimbabwe team physio.

9.6

Vitori to Rayudu, 1 wide, wide delivery pitched short of a length and angling down the pads. Another wide from the Zimbabwe bowlers.

9.6

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, on a length on leg stump and seems to square up Rayudu, with the ball carrying square on the offside

India 44/2   BV Vitori 5-0-9-1

11.1

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, pitched on a length outside off stump. Rayudu in Test mode and lets it through.

11.2

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short and on middle and leg. Rayudu gets back to defend to the offside.

11.3

Vitori to Rayudu, 1 wide, rank delivery from Vitori. Pitches short and wide down the leg side. Signalled wide by the umpire.

11.3

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, short of a length on middle and off. Ball carries through to the keeper.

11.4

Vitori to Rayudu, 1 run, short delivery on middle stump and Rayudu works this to the cover region for a quick single.

11.5

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, short and wide from Vitori. Exaggerated bounce from Vitori. Left alone by Dhawan.

11.6

Vitori to Dhawan, 1 run, pitches short and angling down the pads. Dhawan glances this behind square for a single.

India 51/2   BV Vitori 6-0-12-1

13.1

Vitori to Rayudu, 1 wide, starts the over with a leg-side wide

13.1

Vitori to Rayudu, no run, that was shortish and well outside off, Rayudu throws his bat at that and misses, was a hit-me ball

13.2

Vitori to Rayudu, OUT, Rayudu's struggles are over, his feet didn't move as he looks to lash a ball outside off through the cover, ends up giving a soft catch to the man at cover, he had looked in good touch in his debut innings, but was far less fluent today

AT Rayudu c Utseya b Vitori 5 (44m 25b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

13.3

Vitori to Raina, 1 run, even Brian Vitori starts with a short ball to Raina, whose troubles against that are widely documented, Raina slugs that towards square leg

13.4

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, another short ball,Vitori grunts with the effort as he bowls that, Dhawan ducks under

13.5

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, length ball on middle and leg, defended down the track towards the bowler

13.6

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, back of a length ball just outside off, tapped towards cover to end the over

India 56/3   BV Vitori 7-0-14-2

41.1

Vitori to Karthik, 1 run, rank full toss delivery delivered wide of off stump. Karthik tries to whack this straight down the ground, but mistimes, and is stopped by long-off

41.2

Vitori to Dhawan, no run, back of a length on middle going past leg. Dhawan steps back to make space, but misses the ball, and the ball narrowly misses the leg stump on its way to the keeper. The many lives of Shikhar Dhawan!

41.3

Vitori to Dhawan, SIX, pitched full and outside off stump. Dhawan steps into the delivery before playing a nice pick up shot over backward square leg for a six.

41.4

Vitori to Dhawan, 1 run, short of a length on middle and leg. Dhawan dances down before working this through extra-cover for a single.

41.5

Vitori to Karthik, 1 run, short of a length on middle and off stump. Karthik steers this to short third man for a single.

41.6

Vitori to Dhawan, FOUR, short of a length outside off stump. Dhawan pulls this fiercely through midwicket for another boundary. Dhawan opening up here.

India 229/4   BV Vitori 8-0-27-2
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