END OF OVER:
50 | 8 Runs 2 Wkts | AUS: 307/7 | RR: 6.14

  • Brett Lee0 (0b)
  • Zaheer Khan10-0-64-2
  • RP Singh10-0-67-0

At 90 for 4, the situation looked a bit iffy for Australia. But Michael Clarke stitched together a 144-run partnership with Brad Haddin to charge Australia to 307. Over to Dhoni and his boys. Join us in a while for the chase. Siddhartha Vaidyanathan will take up the commentary.

49.6
W
Khan to Clarke, OUT, hurls a yorker, Clarke stabbed it down the track and Lee was off the blocks. Zaheer picked the ball calmly and took out the bails at the non-striker's end

MJ Clarke run out (Khan) 130 (202m 132b 10x4 3x6) SR: 98.48

49.5
W
Khan to Hopes, OUT, Caught by Sachin at long-on. Full and straight again, lofted straight to long-on. Tendulkar takes it and looks back - the ropes are still a meter away.

JR Hopes c Tendulkar b Khan 37 (31m 25b 4x4 0x6) SR: 148.00

49.4
1
Khan to Clarke, 1 run, full and straight, keeping it simple, driven to long-off
49.3
1
Khan to Hopes, 1 run, almost at the blockhole, on the off stump line, mistimes a drive to mid-off
49.2
4
Khan to Hopes, FOUR runs, backs to the leg side, reaches out a fullish delivery on the off stump and slices it through point.
49.1
2
Khan to Hopes, 2 runs, From round the stumps, full and on the off stump, swung to left of long-on where Tendulkar gets across to make the stump

END OF OVER:
49 | 6 Runs | AUS: 299/5 | RR: 6.10

  • Michael Clarke129 (130b)
  • James Hopes30 (21b)
  • RP Singh10-0-67-0
  • Zaheer Khan9-0-56-1
48.6
0
Singh to Clarke, no run, yorker length, on the off and middle, driven on a bounce to RP who swivels around and threatens to throw at the non-striker's end.
48.5
1
Singh to Hopes, 1 run, low dipping full toss, on the middle, driven to long-on
48.4
1
Singh to Clarke, 1 run, yorker on the middle, dug out to cover point for a single
48.3
1
Singh to Hopes, 1 run, fullish, around the off stump, driven uppishly to long-off
48.2
2
Singh to Hopes, 2 runs, moves outside leg stump and drives inside-out to left of long-off
48.1
1
Singh to Clarke, 1 run, length delivery, slanting away from Clarke who reaches out to flat-bat it to extra cover

END OF OVER:
48 | 12 Runs | AUS: 293/5 | RR: 6.10

  • Michael Clarke127 (127b)
  • James Hopes26 (18b)
  • Zaheer Khan9-0-56-1
  • Sreesanth10-0-55-3
47.6
1
Khan to Clarke, 1 run, shuffles right across and jabs a yorker on the off stump towards mid-on
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