Result
(D/N)Challenger Series at Mumbai, Feb 8 2005
(46.4/50 ov, target 276)
278/2
India Snrs won by 8 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
India B Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir  b Bose1927424070.37
V Sehwag (c)c Yuvraj Singh b Balaji913191069.23
VVS Laxman run out (Raina)6769959197.10
S Sriram  b Ganguly5260845186.66
RS Gavaskar c Patel b Ganguly1421280066.66
AT Rayudu c Ganguly b Bose4548567093.75
PA Patel c Patel b Balaji710151070.00
Joginder Sharma  b Kumble14130025.00
RR Powar c †Dhoni b Balaji30263650115.38
A Nehra c †Dhoni b Balaji1424320158.33
A Bhandari not out00200-
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 10)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.5)275
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Virender Sehwag, 4.2 ov), 2-55 (Gautam Gambhir, 9.1 ov), 3-151 (VVS Laxman, 26.5 ov), 4-161 (Sridharan Sriram, 29.2 ov), 5-178 (Rohan Gavaskar, 33.2 ov), 6-199 (Parthiv Patel, 37.4 ov), 7-222 (Joginder Sharma, 40.3 ov), 8-228 (Ambati Rayudu, 41.5 ov), 9-269 (Ramesh Powar, 49.4 ov), 10-275 (Ashish Nehra, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
L Balaji1016646.60---22
RR Bose1005125.10---50
A Kumble1004914.90---00
SC Ganguly703625.14---00
RV Pawar1005505.50---20
Y Venugopal Rao301304.33---10
India Seniors Innings (target: 276 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Dhawan  b Bhandari126124176152101.61
MS Dhoni not out10296142104106.25
SC Ganguly (c)c Rayudu b Bhandari2749524055.10
Y Venugopal Rao not out717190041.17
Extras(lb 5, nb 6, w 5)16
TOTAL(46.4 Ov, RR: 5.95)278/2
Fall of wickets: 1-246 (Sourav Ganguly, 39.6 ov), 2-255 (Shikhar Dhawan, 41.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Nehra804906.12---20
A Bhandari1004524.50---02
Joginder Sharma6063010.50---03
S Sriram0.102012.00---00
RR Powar7.505306.76---11
RS Gavaskar201909.50---00
V Sehwag1022702.70---00
VVS Laxman2.401505.62---20
MATCH DETAILS
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
TossIndia B , elected to bat first
SeriesChallenger Series 2005
Season2004/05
Match days8 February 2005 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Arani Jayaprakash
Tej Handu
Match Referee
Ram Gupta
PointsIndia Seniors 4, India B 1
MATCH NOTES
India B 50 runs in 36 mins, 8 overs
  • India B 100 runs in 85 mins, 18 overs
  • VVS Laxman 50 runs in 73 mins, 9x4
  • S Sriram 50 runs in 80 mins, 56 balls, 5x4 1x6
  • India B 150 runs in 117 mins, 26.5 overs
  • India B 200 runs in 168 mins, 38.1 overs
  • India B 250 runs 207 mins, 47.5 overs
  • India Seniors 50 runs in 47 mins, 10.3 overs
  • S Sriram was injured after bowling one ball, Ramesh Powar completed that over (12th over)
  • S Dhawan 50 runs in 71 mins, 45 ballsx 9x4
  • MS Dhoni 50 runs in 76 mins, 48 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • India Seniors 100 runs in 75 mins, 16.1 overs
  • India Seniors 150 runs in 97 mins, 20.5 overs
  • MS Dhoni retired hurt on 87* from 187/0 to 246/1 (Cramp)
  • India Seniors 200 in 135 mins, 30 overs
  • S Dhawan 100 runs in 132 mins, 90 balls, 14x4, 1x6
  • India Seniors 250 runs in 175 mins, 41 overs
  • MS Dhoni 100 runs in 142 mins, 96 balls, 10x4, 4x6