Result
Only T20I (N), India tour of Australia at Melbourne, Feb 1 2008
(11.2/20 ov, target 75)
75/1
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
India Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir c Hopes b Bracken96910150.00
V Sehwag run out (Clarke)035000.00
KD Karthik  b Lee88910100.00
RV Uthappa c DJ Hussey b Bracken1370033.33
RG Sharma  b Hopes881510100.00
MS Dhoni (c) †c Lee b DJ Hussey927300033.33
IK Pathan c †Gilchrist b Bracken2630410086.66
P Kumar c Voges b Noffke61080060.00
Harbhajan Singh c Clarke b Voges1350033.33
S Sreesanth c Hodge b Voges011000.00
I Sharma not out3680050.00
Extras(w 3)3
TOTAL(17.3 Ov, RR: 4.22)74
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Virender Sehwag, 0.5 ov), 2-12 (Gautam Gambhir, 1.4 ov), 3-20 (Dinesh Karthik, 2.6 ov), 4-20 (Robin Uthappa, 3.2 ov), 5-32 (Rohit Sharma, 6.4 ov), 6-49 (MS Dhoni, 11.4 ov), 7-60 (Praveen Kumar, 14.1 ov), 8-63 (Harbhajan Singh, 15.2 ov), 9-63 (Sreesanth, 15.3 ov), 10-74 (Irfan Pathan, 17.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee301314.33131020
NW Bracken2.311134.4081000
AA Noffke402315.7571000
JR Hopes301013.33100000
DJ Hussey301214.00100010
AC Voges20522.5070000
Australia Innings (target: 75 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist c Gambhir b Kumar25223421113.63
MJ Clarke (c)not out37365011102.77
BJ Hodge not out10101500100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(11.2 Ov, RR: 6.61)75/1
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Adam Gilchrist, 7.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IK Pathan301806.0082000
S Sreesanth302508.3381100
P Kumar201517.5070100
I Sharma1.20806.0040010
Harbhajan Singh20703.5060000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Michael Clarke
Series resultAustralia won the one-off match
Match numberT20I no. 52
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)19.35 start, First Session 19.35-20.55 Interval 20.55-21.15, Second Session 21.15-22.35
Match days1 February 2008 - night match (20-over match)
T20 debut
David Hussey
Praveen Kumar
Ishant Sharma
Umpires
Bruce Oxenford
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Bob Parry
Reserve Umpire
Tony Ward
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
MATCH NOTES
India innings
  • India: 50 runs in 12.1 overs (76 balls), Extras 3
  • Innings Break: India - 74/10 in 17.3 overs (I Sharma 3)
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 6.5 overs (41 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (AC Gilchrist 19, MJ Clarke 30, Ex 2)
  • Attendance: 84,041
  • Match Scorer: Binoy George