Player of the Match
Player of the Match

END OF OVER:
48 | 4 Runs | ENG: 213/7 | RR: 4.43

  • Stuart Broad45 (73b)
  • Ravi Bopara43 (82b)
  • RP Singh6-0-22-0
  • Zaheer Khan9-1-45-1

Bopara and Broad came together when England were tottering at 114 for 7 and have stitched a memorable 99-run partnership to take England home. Broad's all-round brilliance has earned him the Man-of-the-Match award. An awesome effort, really. Thats all we have for you tonight, folks. Do join us for the fifth match live from Headingley on Sunday, September 2. This is Sriram Veera signing off. Cheers!

47.6
1
Singh to Broad, 1 run, That's it. England have won. Full in length, on the middle and leg,d riven towards mid-on and they rush across. England lead 3-1 in the series. It has been a wonderful partnership between Bopara and Broad. Cool, calm and skillful.
47.5
0
Singh to Broad, no run, this one is in the zone outside off stump and Broad is beaten, trying to cream it through cover
47.4
0
Singh to Broad, no run, It landed on a length, outside the off stump and cut back in, clipped the back leg en route to Dhoni who goes up in appeal.
47.3
2
Singh to Broad, 2 runs, fuller, outside off stump, slashed away, with the help of the outside edge, to right of third man where Ganguly makes a diving stop. The scores are level.
47.2
0
Singh to Broad, no run, beaten. Full in length, just outside the off stump and Broad goes for a rather expansive drive.
47.1
1
Singh to Bopara, 1 run, short of length, outside the off stump and Bopara tries to punch on the up and edges it to Ganguly at third man

The ball is being changed now. England need just four more runs.

END OF OVER:
47 | 2 Runs | ENG: 209/7 (4 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 4.44, RRR: 1.33)

  • Ravi Bopara42 (81b)
  • Stuart Broad42 (68b)
  • Zaheer Khan9-1-45-1
  • Ajit Agarkar10-0-60-4
46.6
1
Khan to Bopara, 1 run, bouncer on the off stump line, Bopara pulls limply and it just clears mid-on.
46.5
0
Khan to Bopara, no run, full in length outside off stump, steered to point
46.4
0
Khan to Bopara, no run,
46.3
1
Khan to Broad, 1 run, fires in a yorker, stabbed away and the ball rolls behind the wicket. Bopara calls Broad over for a quick single. Dhoni rushes forward and throws. The ball comes out between the legs of Broad and went to the left of Zaheer khan who gathered it somehow but couldn't hit the sticks.
46.2
0
Khan to Broad, no run, short of length, around the off stump, pushed to cover
46.1
0
Khan to Broad, no run, kicks up from short of length, just outside off stump, punched to point

Zaheer comes back to have a final fling at England

END OF OVER:
46 | 7 Runs | ENG: 207/7 (6 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 4.50, RRR: 1.50)

  • Ravi Bopara41 (78b)
  • Stuart Broad41 (65b)
  • Ajit Agarkar10-0-60-4
  • Piyush Chawla10-0-43-0
45.6
0
Agarkar to Bopara, no run, full in length, on the off stump and again Bopara pushes it cautiously down the track
45.5
1lb
Agarkar to Broad, 1 leg bye, sharp bouncer, right at Broad who goes for the pull shot but is beaten by the pace and the ball crashes into the helmet.
45.4
1
Agarkar to Bopara, 1 run, fuller, on the off stump line, holds its line, Bopara shapes to square drive and Rohit Sharma, the substitute fielder, at point dives full length to make the stop
45.3
0
Agarkar to Bopara, no run, on a length, on the middle and off stump line, Bopara leans forward to carefully push it to the off side. He is not going to take any risks at this stage.

Kannan Srinivasan: "What is going on here? We need someone like Anil Kumble to clean up the tail."

45.2
3
Agarkar to Broad, 3 runs, full-pitched, outside off stump and Broad times it well and through extra cover.
45.1
0
Agarkar to Broad, no run, on the middle and leg, Broad shuffled across, tried to whip it to on side and got an inside-edge to the pad
45.1
1w
Agarkar to Broad, 1 wide, More cheers as this one slips down the leg side. England need 11 more.
45.1
1w
Agarkar to Broad, 1 wide, Agarkar starts off with a wide one outside the off stump. The England supporters love it. They let out a huge scream of appreciation at that wide.

END OF OVER:
45 | 5 Runs | ENG: 200/7 (13 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.44, RRR: 2.60)

  • Ravi Bopara40 (75b)
  • Stuart Broad38 (62b)
  • Piyush Chawla10-0-43-0
  • Ramesh Powar10-0-26-1

This pair has been really impressive with their calm temperament.

44.6
0
Chawla to Bopara, no run, googly on the middle, calmly put away to the on side.
44.5
1
Chawla to Broad, 1 run, on the off stump line, steered to backward point. 200 up. only 13 runs to get.
44.4
4
Chawla to Broad, FOUR runs, lands on the middle and leg, turns down the leg side, Broad gets a tickle down down legside and it brushes Dhoni's pad to fine leg boundary
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England 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st0MJ PriorAN Cook
2nd14IR BellMJ Prior
3rd21IR BellKP Pietersen
4th46PD CollingwoodKP Pietersen
5th14PD CollingwoodA Flintoff
6th15PD CollingwoodOA Shah
7th4PD CollingwoodRS Bopara
8th99RS BoparaSCJ Broad