Sunday, February 17, 2008


In the Common Wealth Bank ODI Series the 7th match between Australia and India had taken place at the Adelaide Oval today....After winning the toss Australia elected to bat first.. Early on the Indian seam bowlers rocked the Australian top order batting with some good bowling performance....Then Michael Clarke and Hogg steadied the Australian Innings with some good partnership...Clarke socred 79 of 108 balls and Hogg scored 32 were the top scores for Australia..From the indian side pathan was the pick of the bowlers ... Australia was finally set a target of 204 for the indians to chase. Then came the indian batting the Australian bowlers was truly impressive rocking the indian top order batting..only Gambhir played some fine shots scoring 34 runs... Then came yuvaraj singh and dhoni who steadied the indian batting but it did not last longer... Other indian batsman failing to capitalise the impressive Australian bowling attack... From the Australian side Johnson took 3 wickets... Then Michael Clarke was finally declared man of the match... Hope the indians will be back to winning ways in the next game....