England vs India Only T20I at Manchester, 31 Aug, 2011

Toss: India, who choose to bat
India 165/10 (19.4)
England 169/5 (19.3)
England won by 6 wickets
Man of the Match: Jade Dernbach
  • Samit Patel 25 * (16)
  • RS Bopara 31 * (36)

  Over 1.0   

Over 0.1PS Kumar to Alex Hales, no runs, drives the pitched up delivery which is stopped by the diving mid off.

Over 0.2PS Kumar to Alex Hales, OUT LBW, looks to get forward and is hit on the pad by a lovely skidding inswinger infront of off and is sent back to the pavilion with a duck on T20I Debut!

Over 0.3PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, no runs, walks across in a flick and is hit on the pad outside the line of off.

Over 0.4PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, no runs, gets forced onto the backfoot and attempts a flick but is hit high on the pad. There is an appeal for a catch from slip thinking that there was an inside edge but the Umpire gives it not out rightly.

Over 0.5PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, 2 lbs, deflects it off his pad towards fine leg and collects a couple of leg byes.

Over 0.6PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 run, goes back and tucks it through wide mid wicket for a single.

  Over 2.0   

Over 1.1R Vinay Kumar to KP Pietersen, 2 runs, shuffles across on the frontfoot and whips it to deep backward squareleg for a couple.

Over 1.2R Vinay Kumar to KP Pietersen, 2 runs, shuffles on the frontfoot and flicks it to deep mid wicket for a couple.

Over 1.3R Vinay Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 run, gets forward and punches it on the up to the bowler who misfields to concede a single.

Over 1.4R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, no runs, gets forward and defends it towards mid off.

Over 1.5R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, 1 run, goes back and steers it towards square thirdman for a single.

Over 1.6R Vinay Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 lb, shuffles back for a flick and is hit on the pad outside the line of off, and steals a leg bye from cover point.

  Over 3.0   

Over 2.1PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, FOUR, moves around a lot in his crease and ends up with a massive inside edge in his rash flick which misses leg and runs away to fine leg for a streaky boundary.

Over 2.2PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 lb, makes room and deflects it off his thighpad behind squareleg in a flick and picks up a leg bye.

Over 2.3PS Kumar to C Kieswetter, 1 run, goes back and flicks it through mid wicket for a single.

Over 2.4PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, no runs, goes back and pushes it towards point.

Over 2.5PS Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 run, goes back and pushes it towards mid off and picks up a single.

Over 2.6PS Kumar to C Kieswetter, no runs, goes back and chops it towards backward point.

  Over 4.0   

Over 3.1MM Patel to KP Pietersen, FOUR, walks across his stumps and attempts to flick a short ball and gets a leading edge which flies towards thirdman. Parthiv is the fielder who charges in for a forward diving catch but spills it down and leaks a boundary.

Over 3.2MM Patel to KP Pietersen, 1 run, goes back and flicks it through squareleg for a single.

Over 3.3MM Patel to C Kieswetter, SIX, makes room and attempts a pull to a rising delivery and the ball flies off the thick edge all the way over thirdman for a six!

Over 3.4MM Patel to C Kieswetter, 1 run, goes back and steers it to square thirdman for a single.

Over 3.5MM Patel to KP Pietersen, FOUR, gets inside the line and pulls the rising delivery flat over short fine leg for a boundary.

Over 3.6MM Patel to KP Pietersen1 run, drives it on the up towards wide mid off and picks up a single.

  Over 5.0   

Over 4.1R Vinay Kumar to KP Pietersen, 1 run, goes back and pushes it to mid off and picks up an easy single.

Over 4.2R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, no runs, makes room and drags his slog off a thick inside edge which is stopped down the legside by MSD.

Over 4.3R Vinay Kumar to C KieswetterFOUR, makes room and plays a splendid drive to put the pitched up delivery inside out through extra covers for a boundary.

Over 4.4R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, no runs, makes lots of room in a flick shot and is beaten by one that followed him down the legside.

Over 4.5R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, FOUR, makes room and drives the widish full delivery beautifully towards deep covers for another boundary.

Over 4.6R Vinay Kumar to C Kieswetter, no runs, drags the pitched up delivery towards mid on.

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