Result
4th Match (D/N), Commonwealth Bank Series at Melbourne, Feb 10 2008
45.5/50 ov, target 160
160/5
India won by 5 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Gilchrist lbw b Sreesanth032000.00
ML Hayden c †Dhoni b I Sharma25213050119.04
RT Ponting (c)c Tendulkar b I Sharma915390060.00
MJ Clarke c RG Sharma b Pathan1127361040.74
A Symonds c †Dhoni b I Sharma1424471058.33
MEK Hussey not out65881224073.86
BJ Haddin st †Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh531290016.12
B Lee c †Dhoni b Pathan1035440028.57
MG Johnson c Uthappa b Sreesanth38100037.50
NW Bracken c Tendulkar b Sreesanth19100011.11
SR Clark c †Dhoni b I Sharma012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 3, w 9)16
TOTAL(43.1 Ov, RR: 3.68)159
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Adam Gilchrist, 0.3 ov), 2-37 (Matthew Hayden, 5.2 ov), 3-47 (Ricky Ponting, 7.2 ov), 4-64 (Michael Clarke, 12.5 ov), 5-75 (Andrew Symonds, 17.5 ov), 6-92 (Brad Haddin, 25.2 ov), 7-145 (Brett Lee, 38.2 ov), 8-151 (Mitchell Johnson, 40.4 ov), 9-155 (Nathan Bracken, 42.5 ov), 10-159 (Stuart Clark, 43.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
S Sreesanth903133.44363020
I Sharma9.113844.14404023
IK Pathan802623.25291020
Harbhajan Singh821912.37361020
V Sehwag502404.80131000
Yuvraj Singh201105.5051000
SR Tendulkar20603.0060000
India Innings (target: 160 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
V Sehwag lbw b Bracken1119182057.89
SR Tendulkar c Lee b Johnson44541233081.48
IK Pathan lbw b Johnson1830351060.00
G Gambhir c Clarke b Lee2143502048.83
Yuvraj Singh c Hussey b Clark314310021.42
RG Sharma not out3961862063.93
MS Dhoni (c) †not out1754720031.48
Extras(lb 2, w 5)7
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 3.49)160/5
Did not bat: RV Uthappa, Harbhajan Singh, S Sreesanth, I Sharma 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Virender Sehwag, 3.6 ov), 2-54 (Irfan Pathan, 11.2 ov), 3-89 (Gautam Gambhir, 21.6 ov), 4-96 (Sachin Tendulkar, 25.4 ov), 5-102 (Yuvraj Singh, 28.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee904214.66374020
NW Bracken1003513.50382010
SR Clark1012612.60432000
MG Johnson1012422.40410010
MJ Clarke401203.00130000
A Symonds2.501906.70102010
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Player Of The Match
Ishant Sharma
Match numberODI no. 2675
Season2007/08
Hours of play (local time)14.15 start, First Session 14.15-17.45 Interval 17.45-18.30, Second Session 18.30-22.00
Match days10 February 2008 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Bob Parry
Reserve Umpire
Tony Ward
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
PointsIndia 4, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.1 overs (55 balls), Extras 8
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 28.5 overs (182 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: Australia - 112/6 in 32.0 overs (MEK Hussey 30, B Lee 6)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 68 balls (3 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (MEK Hussey 37, B Lee 9, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 39.3 overs (248 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: Australia - 159/10 in 43.1 overs (MEK Hussey 65)
India innings
  • India: 50 runs in 8.6 overs (55 balls), Extras 1
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: India - 65/2 in 15.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 31, G Gambhir 4)
  • India: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (165 balls), Extras 2
  • India: 150 runs in 43.4 overs (266 balls), Extras 6
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 96 balls (RG Sharma 33, MS Dhoni 15, Ex 5)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 45.1 - 50.0