Player of the Match
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Best performances - Batsmen

AC Gilchrist
111(104) 14x4 - 1x6
Control %87%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 41 runs
  • 7x4 - 0x6
1 6 14 31 11 20 9 18
RT Ponting
108(103) 1x4 - 7x6
Control %84%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 51 runs
  • 1x4 - 3x6
2 7 9 5 7 35 16 27

Best performances - Bowlers

A Symonds
O9
M0
R42
W3
Eco4.66
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
IJ Harvey
O10
M0
R71
W2
Eco7.10
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

END OF OVER:
50 | 2 Runs | INDIA: 286/8 (62 runs required, RR: 5.72)

  • Anil Kumble12 (30b)
  • Murali Kartik4 (7b)
  • Andrew Symonds9-0-42-3
  • Andy Bichel9-0-46-0
49.6
1
Symonds to Kumble, 1 run,
49.5
0
Symonds to Kumble, no run,
49.4
0
Symonds to Kumble, no run,
49.3
1
Symonds to Kartik, 1 run,
49.2
0
Symonds to Kartik, no run,
49.1
0
Symonds to Kartik, no run,
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