Result
1st ODI, Nagpur, Jan 21 2007, West Indies tour of India
338/3
(50 ov, target 339)
324/8
India won by 14 runs
Player Of The Match
1y
• The Bulletin by Siddhartha Vaidyanathan in Nagpur

India edge past despite Chanderpaul's masterclass

Sourav Ganguly followed up his impressive Test comeback with a spectacular return to one-dayers, but even his outstanding 98 was overshadowed by a stunning unbeaten 149 by Shivnarine Chanderpaul as the Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground saw the most numb

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Scorecard summary
India338/3(50 overs)
West Indies324/8(50 overs)
end of over 505 runs • 1 wicket
WI: 324/8CRR: 6.48 
Jerome Taylor1 (2)
Shivnarine Chanderpaul149 (136)
Sreesanth10-0-79-1
49.6
Sreesanth to Taylor, no run
Dravid pumps his fist as the fullish delivery beats the wave of the bat and nestles into Dhoni's gloves. India take the first match, three more to go.
49.5
1
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 1 run
attempted yorker, on the off stump line, Chanderpaul pushes it out to cover and will take the single
49.4
1
Sreesanth to Taylor, 1 run
Taylor backs away, Sreesanth hurls in a length delivery o nthe stumps, Taylor swats at it, makes contact with bottom of the bat and it rolls towards midoff
49.3
1
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 1 run
outside off , angling away, spanked to sweeper cover
49.2
2
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 2 runs
on the middle stump line, Chanders leans forward, swings it over midwicket
49.1
w
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, OUT
Sreesanth keeps his cool and gets a run out. Driven back to him, he makes the stop, meanwhile Bradshaw is half-way down the track. Sreesanth doesn't throw, he runs with the ball towards the non-strikers end and beats Bradshaw
IDR Bradshaw run out (Sreesanth) 0 (7m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
end of over 4913 runs
WI: 319/7CRR: 6.51 • RRR: 20.00
Ian Bradshaw0 (2)
Shivnarine Chanderpaul145 (132)
Ajit Agarkar10-1-75-1
48.6
2lb
Agarkar to Bradshaw, 2 leg byes
shout for lbw, swinging in full, and Bradshaw is hit on the boot on the leg stump line and it runs away towards third man. Marginal. half his foot was outside leg.
48.5
Agarkar to Bradshaw, no run
yorker length, but outside off stump, Bradshaw has a wave at it and is beaten
48.4
1
Agarkar to Chanderpaul, 1 run
this time Raina doesn't throw! again steered to him, he just holds on to the ball.
48.3
2
Agarkar to Chanderpaul, 2 runs
fullish, outside off, sliced to point, Raina has a shy at non strikers end, misses - had he hit, Chanders would have been a goner, instead there is a overthrow . Agarkar is quite upset.
48.2
2
Agarkar to Chanderpaul, 2 runs
fullish, driven to long on and they run hard to come back for two
48.1
6
Agarkar to Chanderpaul, SIX runs
The white ball is flying everywhere. This one disappears over deep midwicket. Short of length, on the middle and he pulls it away. IT appeared as if he didnt time it well but it just kept going. Chanders has a long animated chat with Bradshaw.
end of over 4815 runs • 1 wicket
WI: 306/7CRR: 6.37 • RRR: 16.50
Shivnarine Chanderpaul134 (128)
Ian Bradshaw0 (0)
Sreesanth9-0-74-1
47.6
1
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 1 run
short of length, on the off stump line, swatted away to long on
47.6
1w
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 1 wide
slips this one down the leg side
47.5
w
Sreesanth to Ramdin, OUT
Ramdin falls trying to go for a six. Again banged in short, at the body, Ramdin pulls, doesn't time it well and Gambhir moves to his left from fine leg to hold on to the catch.
D Ramdin c Gambhir b Sreesanth 7 (15m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 116.66
47.4
1
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, 1 run
banged in short, Chanderpaul pulls it to right of Harbhajan SIngh at deep backwards square leg who makes a good stop.
47.3
4
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, FOUR runs
More violence! This one is played inside out to widish long off. 36 in 15 balls now!
47.2
4
Sreesanth to Chanderpaul, FOUR runs
fullish, just outside leg stump, Chanderpaul leans across, laps it around the corner. Dravid has a chat with Sreesant
Match details
Vidarbha C.A. Ground, Nagpur
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of India
Player Of The Match
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Series resultIndia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2480
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)09.00 start, First Session 09.00-12.30 Interval 12.30-13.15, Second Session 13.15-16.45
Match days21 January 2007 (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Suresh Shastri
TV Umpire
GA Pratapkumar
Reserve Umpire
Vinayak Kulkarni
Match Referee
Alan Hurst