Player of the Match
Player of the Match

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

Partnerships

Australia - Innings

119
ML Hayden44 (45)
AC Gilchrist59 (55)
79
RT Ponting29 (54)
AC Gilchrist47 (47)
149*
DR Martyn61 (50)
RT Ponting79 (48)

India - Innings

103
SR Tendulkar56 (53)
V Sehwag38 (52)
45
SR Tendulkar24 (26)
VVS Laxman18 (22)
24
SR Tendulkar9 (12)
SC Ganguly15 (9)
45
SC Ganguly22 (22)
R Dravid20 (19)
37
R Dravid14 (15)
Yuvraj Singh20 (15)
0
M Kaif0 (1)
Yuvraj Singh0 (1)
4
M Kaif2 (2)
Z Khan2 (3)
19
A Kumble8 (23)
M Kaif6 (11)
9*
A Kumble4 (7)
M Kartik4 (7)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

  • The silver lining for India

    Murali Kartik was the only Indian bowler who earned the respect of the Australian batsmen, especially Ricky Ponting

  • Gilchrist and Ponting power Australia to 61-run win

    Centuries from Gilchrist and Ponting power Australia to a 61-run win

  • Quixotic effort

    India's batsmen tilted bravely at windmills in the best traditions of Don Quixote, but ultimately, they were undone by a magnificent spell of bowling from one of Australia's forgotten men, and the ineptitude of their own bowlers earlier in the day

  • Chaos theory

    The scene near Anil Kumble Circle half an hour before the game would have appealed to those addicted to chaos