Australia vs India 3rd Test at Mohali, 14 Mar, 2013

Toss: Australia, who chose to bat first
India won by 6 wickets
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Australia, who chose to bat first
India 136/4 in 33.3 Overs
Current Run rate: 4.06

IND 136/4 (33.3) & 499/10 (132.1)

AUS 223/10 (89.2) & 408/10 (141.5)

Player of the Match: Shikhar Dhawan
Batsman
Runs
Balls
4's
6's
S/R
Mat
Runs
HS
Avg
18
28
3
0
64.29
76
4173
224
39.74
8
5
2
0
160
4
54
16
13.50
Bowler
Overs
Maidens
Runs
Wkts
Econ
Mat
Wkts
BBI
Avg
10.3
1
51
0
4.86
9
30
6/154
34.03
11
2
34
1
3.09
40
149
6/54
28.77
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Current Partnership: 20 runs, 1.2 overs, RR: 15 (MS Dhoni, RA Jadeja )
Last Wicket: SR Tendulkar 21(23)

Over 34.0   India 136/4

MS Dhoni 18/28 Mitchell Starc 10.3-1-51-0
RA Jadeja 8/5

33.3
4
Over 33.3 Mitchell Starc to MS Dhoni, FOUR, swivels back and pulls the short ball flat towards deep squareleg for a boundary. And with that India win the 3rd Test by 6 wickets to take a 3-0 lead!
33.2
4
Over 33.2 Mitchell Starc to MS Dhoni, FOUR, shuffles across and whips the full ball off his pads flat in the air behind squareleg for a boundary to level the scores!
33.1
4
Over 33.1 Mitchell Starc to MS Dhoni, FOUR, shimmies down the track and smacks the length ball in the air on the up over extra covers for a boundary. 5 from 17
End of Over 33 (8 runs)   India 124/4

RA Jadeja 8/5 PM Siddle 11-2-32-1
MS Dhoni 6/25

32.6
0
Over 32.6 PM Siddle to RA Jadeja, no runs, flicks the slower full ball gently to mid wicket. 9 from 18
32.5
4
Over 32.5 PM Siddle to RA Jadeja, FOUR, stands tall and slaps the short ball flat in the air over MSD's bent back for a boundary! 9 from 19
32.4
0
Over 32.4 PM Siddle to RA Jadeja, no runs, gets forward and drags his wild shot along the ground to mid wicket. 13 from 20.
32.3
4
Over 32.3 PM Siddle to RA Jadeja, FOUR, takes the aerial route lifting the length ball on the up and in the air over mid off for a boundary. 13 from 21
32.2
0
Over 32.2 PM Siddle to RA Jadeja, no runs, pokes at a length ball outside off without moving his feet and nearly loses his wicket! 17 from 22
32.1
0
Over 32.1 PM Siddle to SR Tendulkar, RUN OUT, Tendulkar shuffles across a long way in a flick and is hit on the pad high. He sets off for a leg bye and is rightly sent back by MSD and by then there is a direct under arm throw from the fielder Warner which has Sachin short of the crease! 17 from 23
End of Over 32 (5 runs)   India 116/3

MS Dhoni 6/25 Mitchell Starc 10-1-39-0
SR Tendulkar 21/22

31.6
0
Over 31.6 Mitchell Starc to MS Dhoni, no runs, goes back for a flick and is hit on the mid riff. 17 from 24 needed.
31.5
1
Over 31.5 Mitchell Starc to SR Tendulkar, 1 run, goes back and punches it to mid off and steals a single. 17 from 25
31.4
0
Over 31.4 Mitchell Starc to SR Tendulkar, no runs, goes back to drive it inside out through covers and nearly edges it behind.
31.3
0
Over 31.3 Mitchell Starc to SR Tendulkar, no runs, spanks the full delivery straight to backward point. 18 from 27
31.2
4
Over 31.2 Mitchell Starc to SR Tendulkar, FOUR, this is a short of length ball and yet Tendulkar manages to lift it on the up over the bowler's head for a one bounce boundary! 18 from 28
31.1
0
Over 31.1 Mitchell Starc to SR Tendulkar, no runs, goes back and defends the sharp delivery to covers. 22 from 29.
End of Over 31 (1 runs)   India 109/3

MS Dhoni 4/24 PM Siddle 10-2-24-1
SR Tendulkar 16/17

30.6
0
Over 30.6 PM Siddle to MS Dhoni, 2 runs, square drives the length ball sweetly past backward point and gets a couple. 22 more runs to win from 30 balls.
30.5
0
Over 30.5 PM Siddle to MS Dhoni, no runs, gets forward and leaves it outside off.
30.4
0
Over 30.4 PM Siddle to MS Dhoni, no runs, attempts a cover drive without moving his feet and gets beaten by an outswinger.