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Saturday, September 27, 2008

Match Reports

Rest of India vs Delhi Irani trophy match
Rest of India scored an assuring victory over the Ranji champions Delhi, in the end it was a good result for the ROI team. Bowlers specially did well, notably Zaheer Khan, Anil Kumble, Harbhajan Singh and Munaf Patel had good stints.

Gautam gambhir played a sensible knock of 91 in the second innings but could not help stop Delhi losing the game, his innings will be a bright point in the match with the other notable performers in the form of Chetanya Nanda in the Delhi side who took the only five for of the match.

Australia A vs India A at Chennai September 26 2008

In the other final match of the triangular series in Chennai,India, Australia A won easily by a margin of 156 runs, the pace combination of Shaun Tait, Brett Greeves and Mark Cameron snatched the match early sending back 4 batsmen with just 33 runs on board inside 7 overs. None of the India A batsman put up any resistance. Earlier Australia posted a strong total of 303 with Ronchi, Hussey, White and Voges scoring half century. Suresh Raina put Australia A into bat after winning the toss.