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India v Pakistan ODI Series 2012/2013 – 3rd ODI

India v Pakistan

Sun 6 Jan 2013, 06:30am GMT, 12:00pm local

India win by 10 runs

India167 (43.4 ovs)
Pakistan157 (48.5 ovs)

commentary

Over 49. 12 runs. Bowler: Ishant Sharma. Pakistan: 157/10(rr 3.20)

OUT! Caught. Sharma to Hafeez. Back of a length, off stump on the front foot Slog, inside edge to mid wicket, fielded by Singh. Hafeez heaves and picks out Yuvraj and that completes India's comeback. They win by 10 runs and the series result is 2-1 Pakistan.

No ball Sharma to Hafeez. Beamer, down leg side on the back foot hooking, mis-timed to short fine leg for no runs, fielded by Ashwin, shy attempt by Sharma. Beamer from Sharma and nearly a run out as Irfan is sent back. No ball but not a free hit.

FOUR! Sharma to Hafeez. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs.

Sharma to Hafeez. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Jadeja.

FOUR! Sharma to Hafeez. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, outside edge past third man for 4 runs.

Wide Sharma to Hafeez. Slower length ball, wide outside off stump moves in front, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Sharma to Hafeez. Half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, well timed to mid off for no runs, mis-fielded by Raina.

Over 48. no runs. Bowler: Shami Ahmed. Pakistan: 145/9(rr 3.02)

Ahmed to Irfan. Half volley, off stump on the front foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Raina. The last 10 overs have been shambolic from Pakistan. 23 off 12 required.

Ahmed to Irfan. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Ahmed to Irfan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to mid off for no runs, fielded by Kumar.

OUT! Run Out. Ahmed to Khan. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to extra cover, fielded by Dhoni, shy attempt by Raina. Great stop and throw from Raina dismisses Khan. Dhoni dislodges a bail running up to the stumps before the throw hits but has the awareness to then remove a stump.

OUT! Caught. Ahmed to Ajmal. Back of a length, outside off stump no foot movement Steer, outside edge to wicketkeeper, fielded by Dhoni. Now Ajmal departs steering the ball into Dhoni's gloves.

Ahmed to Ajmal. Out-swinging length ball, outside off stump no foot movement Fended, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Over 47. 1 run. Bowler: Ishant Sharma. Pakistan: 145/7(rr 3.09)

Sharma to Hafeez. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni. 23 from 18 required. This is looking ominous for Pakistan.

Sharma to Hafeez. Slower length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Sharma.

Sharma to Ajmal. Short, off stump on the back foot defending, inside edge to third man for 1 run.

Sharma to Ajmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Raina.

OUT! Caught. Sharma to Gul. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air uncontrolled to long on, fielded by Jadeja. Gul plants the ball down Jadeja's throat and suddenly India are looking favourites.

Sharma to Gul. Back of a length, off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Sharma.

Over 46. 1 run. Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja. Pakistan: 144/6(rr 3.13)

Jadeja to Hafeez. Quicker ball short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni. A run a ball now required. Pakistan have let this slip.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, to leg on the front foot glancing, hit pad to short fine leg for no runs.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock ball half volley, middle stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Jadeja.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock ball back of a length, middle stump on the back foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Gambhir.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, inside edge to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Raina.

Over 45. 2 runs. Bowler: Shami Ahmed. Pakistan: 143/6(rr 3.18)

Ahmed to Hafeez. Length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ahmed. 25 to win from 30. This is going down to the wire.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Back of a length, off stump on the front foot working, outside edge to point for no runs, run save by Kohli.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Back of a length, off stump on the front foot working, outside edge back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ahmed.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Back of a length, off stump on the front foot dropped, to point for no runs, fielded by Kohli.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed to deep backward point for 2 runs, fielded by Sharma.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Out-swinging half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Kohli.

Over 44. 3 runs. Bowler: Ravichandran Ashwin. Pakistan: 141/6(rr 3.20)

Ashwin to Gul. Off break half volley, middle stump on the front foot defending, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Raina.

APPEAL! Ashwin to Gul. Carrom length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, hit pad for no runs, appeal made for L.B.W. Huge shout from Ashwin's carrom ball - may just have been going over the top.

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Kumar.

Ashwin to Gul. Off break half volley, middle stump on the front foot driving, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Sharma.

Ashwin to Gul. Off break half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ashwin.

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to point for 1 run, fielded by Kohli.

Over 43. 4 runs. Bowler: Shami Ahmed. Pakistan: 138/6(rr 3.21)

Ahmed to Gul. Short, middle stump ducked, hit helmet back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ahmed. Gul ducks into a short one and wears it on the helmet. 30 to win from 42 balls.

Ahmed to Gul. Seaming in back of a length, off stump on the back foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Rahane.

FOUR! Ahmed to Gul. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past third man for 4 runs.

Ahmed to Gul. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to point for no runs, fielded by Kohli.

Ahmed to Gul. Seaming in back of a length, off stump on the back foot pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Rahane.

Ahmed to Gul. In-swinging length ball, middle stump on the front foot pushing, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Jadeja.

Over 42. 4 runs. Bowler: Ravichandran Ashwin. Pakistan: 134/6(rr 3.19)

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break length ball, to leg on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Raina.

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break half volley, outside off stump moves in front sweeping, to leg slip for no runs, dropped catch by Rahane. Costly drop at leg slip.

Ashwin to Gul. Off break length ball, to leg on the back foot working, to square leg for 1 run, fielded by Raina.

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break length ball, to leg on the front foot defending, outside edge to point for 1 run, fielded by Kohli.

Ashwin to Gul. Off break back of a length, to leg on the back foot glancing, to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Ahmed.

Ashwin to Hafeez. Off break back of a length, to leg on the back foot glancing, to leg slip for 1 run, fielded by Rahane.

Over 41. 5 runs. Bowler: Shami Ahmed. Pakistan: 130/6(rr 3.17)

Ahmed to Gul. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

FOUR! Ahmed to Gul. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs.

Ahmed to Gul. Slower ball back of a length, off stump on the back foot dropped, to point for no runs, fielded by Kohli.

Ahmed to Gul. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Ahmed to Gul. Short, outside off stump no foot movement cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Ahmed to Hafeez. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot defending, outside edge to third man for 1 run, fielded by Ashwin.

Over 40. Power Play Batting. 1 run. Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja. Pakistan: 125/6(rr 3.12)

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, to leg on the front foot defending, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Ashwin.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Jadeja.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Dhoni.

Jadeja to Gul. Stock length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Raina.

OUT! Stumped. Jadeja to Akmal. Stock ball back of a length, outside off stump down the track pushing, missed, fielded by Dhoni. Really poor from Akmal just running past the ball from Jadeja. No need to do anything rash at that stage. The powerplay takes wickets yet again.

Jadeja to Hafeez. Stock ball half volley, outside off stump down the track driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long off for 1 run, fielded by Gambhir.

India v Pakistan ODI Series 2012/2013 – 3rd ODI

India v Pakistan

Sun 6 Jan 2013, 06:30am GMT, 12:00pm local

India win by 10 runs

India innings

runsballs4s6s
G Gambhirc U Akmal b M Irfan152710
AM Rahanec K Akmal b M Irfan41110
V Kohlic YM Khan b JM Khan71710
Y Singhb M Hafeez232340
SK Rainalbw S Ajmal316021
MS Dhonic U Akmal b U Gul365513
R Ashwinlbw S Ajmal0100
RA Jadejac U Akmal b S Ajmal273902
B Kumarlbw S Ajmal21000
I Sharmac & b S Ajmal51510
S Ahmednot out0500
Extras4lb, 7w, 1nb17
Total(43.4 ovs)167all out

fow: 1-19 (AM Rahane, 4.3 ov), 2-29 (G Gambhir, 8.4 ov), 3-37 (V Kohli, 9.3 ov), 4-63 (Y Singh, 15.5 ov), 5-111 (SK Raina, 28.4 ov), 6-111 (R Ashwin, 28.5 ov), 7-131 (MS Dhoni, 34.4 ov), 8-141 (B Kumar, 37.5 ov), 9-160 (I Sharma, 41.6 ov), 10-167 (RA Jadeja, 43.4 ov)

ovsmdnsrunswktsecon
M Irfan7.012824.00
JM Khan9.011711.89
U Gul8.014515.63
M Hafeez10.004414.40
S Ajmal9.412452.48

Pakistan innings

runsballs4s6s
N Jamshedlbw R Ashwin346450
K Akmallbw B Kumar0300
YM Khanb B Kumar61510
Misbah-ul-Haqc AM Rahane b R Ashwin398240
U Akmalst MS Dhoni b RA Jadeja255030
S Maliklbw I Sharma51310
M Hafeezc Y Singh b I Sharma213120
U Gulc RA Jadeja b I Sharma112820
S Ajmalc MS Dhoni b S Ahmed1400
JM Khanrun out (MS Dhoni)0100
M Irfannot out0300
Extras1lb, 13w, 1nb15
Total(48.5 ovs)157all out

fow: 1-3 (K Akmal, 2.1 ov), 2-14 (YM Khan, 6.5 ov), 3-61 (N Jamshed, 20.3 ov), 4-113 (Misbah-ul-Haq, 34.1 ov), 5-119 (S Malik, 36.3 ov), 6-125 (U Akmal, 39.2 ov), 7-144 (U Gul, 46.2 ov), 8-145 (S Ajmal, 47.2 ov), 9-145 (JM Khan, 47.3 ov), 10-157 (M Hafeez, 48.5 ov)

ovsmdnsrunswktsecon
B Kumar10.023123.10
S Ahmed9.042312.56
I Sharma9.503633.66
R Ashwin10.014724.70
RA Jadeja10.021911.90

match details

toss: India won the toss and elected to bat.

venue: Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

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