OK, here we come!
Watching the India vs West Indies ICC World Cup Cricket match happening in Chennai from our cozy corner in the U.S.
Having won the toss, India is batting.
Which way will the match go?
Given the strange turns some matches have taken in this World Cup, prediction is a dangerous game.
India – 268-10 (49.1 overs)
West Indies – 188-10 (43 overs)
India Meets Australia in Quarter-Finals at Ahmedabad.
Yuvraj Singh is Man of Match. He scored 113 Runs & snagged 2 wickets.
West Indies Batting
12:15PM ET – India WINS by 80 Runs. Ravi Rampaul b Ashwin
12:10PM ET – Feeling Good! India moments from victory. 🙂 Ravi Rampaul last WI batsman in.
12:18PM ET – Fantastic. Sarwan (39) c Ashwin b Zaheer Khan WI 182-9
12:05PM – Devendra Bishoo is new WI batsman in. Ashwin brought back to bowl by Dhoni
12:02PM ET – SUPER – Suleiman Benn out c Munaf Patel B ZaheerKhan. Asking Run Rate 9. WI 179-8. No way WI can make it. 🙂
* BAD LUCK – South Indian actress TRISHA is in the Stadium. At least, it looked like her. 🙁
11:51AM ET – WI 168-7 after 38 Overs.
11:47AM ET – WI Heading for Defeat. 🙂
11:46AM ET – Yuvraj Strikes Again. Andre Russell c Pathan b Yuvraj. WI 165-7. Suliemann Benn is new batsman in.
11:42AM – The tide has turned. India Will Likely Win. 🙂 🙂
11:41AM ET – Wow Ooh Ooh Darren Sammy (2) Run Out. West Indies 162-6. Andre Russell is new WI batsman in.
11:35AM – India now has a good chance to Win this match. 😉
11:32AM ET – FANTASTIC. Devon Thomas stumped b Yuvraj Singh 160-5 after 34.2 overs
11:20AM ET – YAHOOO Kieron Pollard Out going for a big hit c Yusuf Pathan b Harbajan Singh WI 157-4 Devon Thomas new batsman in.
11:12AM ET – Great News. Devon Smith (81) out b Zaheer Khan WI 154-3 Kieron Pollard new batsman in.
11:10AM ET – Devon Smith MUST go. WI 154-2 after 30 overs.
10:54AM ET – Does not look good for India at this stage. 🙁
10:53AM ET – WI Marching Ahead briskly. 139-2 after 26 overs. Run Rate 5.35
10:36AM ET – West Indies sitting pretty. Their batsmen Devon Smith & Ramnaresh Sarwan keep the runs coming. WI 115- 2 after 21 overs
10:17AM ET – WONDERFUL Darren Bravo OUT. c Harbajan b Suresh Raina. WI 91-2. Ramnaresh Sarwan new batsman in
10:00AM ET – WI Run Rate Required 5.38 per over. Very doable!
9:53AM ET – WI 46-1 after 10 overs. What India needs is a couple of quick wickets and then WI will be under pressure.
9:40AM ET – SUPER Kirk Edwards lbw Ashwin (17) West Indies 34-1 in 6.2 overs. Darren Bravo new batsman in
9:37AM ET – West Indies 33-0 after 6 overs
9:30AM ET – BAD UMPIRING BY SIMON TEUFEL! Kirk Edwards was RUN OUT. Simon deserves a BIG KICK on his backside.
9:27AM ET – West Indies 14 – 0 after 3 overs.
9:15AM ET – Devon Smith & Kirk Edwards are opening batsmen for West Indies.
8:46AM – We are MAD AS HELL! 🙁 How the f*ck can India lose the last 7 wickets for just 50 Runs. We’re beginning to think India’s batting prowess is much overrated. Or is there more than meets the eye? Great bowling by Ravi Rampaul with 5-51.
8:42AM – HOPELESS. Munaf Patel out b Andre Russell India 268-10.
8:41AM ET – Munaf Patel new batsman in.
8:40AM ET – DISGUSTING! Zaheer Khan b Ravi Rampaul India 267-9 🙁
8:37AM ET – What’s wrong with our batsmen? They suddenly collapse like flies. 5 Wickets gone for just 41 Runs 🙁
8:35AM ET – Pathetic. Harbajan Singh (3) out c Pollard b Andre Russell India 259-8 Zaheer Khan is new batsman in.
8:30AM ET – Disgusting. Indian batting collapses again
8:29AM ET – SICK. Yusuf Pathan (11) b Ravi Rampaul. India 251-7 Nice bowling by Ravi Rampaul – 4 wickets so far!
8:25AM ET – Not a great score. India 247-6 after 46 overs.
8:18AM ET – HELL. Yuvraj Singh ((113) out c & b Kieron Pollard. India 240-6 Harbajan Singh is new batsman in.
8:10AM ET – STUPID Shot. Suresh Raina (4) Out c Ravi Rampaul b Darren Sammy . India 232-5 Yusuf Pathan is new batsman in.
7:56AM ET – Suresh Raina new batsman in
7:55AM ET – BAAD. M.S.Dhoni (22) Out st Thomas b Bishoo India 218-4
7:50AM ET – Great Century by Yuvraj. His first in a World Cup match. India 213-3 Thank you Darren Sammy for dropping 2 catches. 😉
7:25AM ET – Where are the boundaries and the Sixes? India 180-3 after 34 overs. Run Rate 5.29
7:17AM ET – Indian captain M.S. Dhoni is new Indian batsman in. Yuvraj Singh is feeling sick. Perhaps, the heat is getting to him.
7:13AM ET – Baaad. Virat Kohli (59) b Ravi Rampaul. India 173-3 in 32.2 overs. All 3 wickets for Ravi Rampaul
7:10AM ET – Nice play. India 173-2 after 32 overs
6:47AM ET – Good going. India 137-2 after 27 overs. Run Rate 5.07 Virat Kohli 46. Yuvraj Singh 57
6:10AM ET – Not bad. India’s Run Rate 5.23. India 89-2 after 17 overs. Virat Kohli on 33 and Yuvraj Singh on 22
6:04AM ET – India 81-2 after 15 overs. Run Rate 5.40
5:51AM – India 67-2 after 12 overs. Darren Sammy drops Kohli catch. 😉
5:37AM ET – NOT looking Good. Two Indian batsmen out in just 9 overs, both scalped by Ravi Rampaul (obviously of Indian descent)
5:36 AM ET – Yuvraj Singh new batsman in.
5:34 AM ET – TROUBLE. Gautam Gambhir Out. EZ catch by Andre Russell b Ravi Rampaul. India 51-2.
5:32AM ET – Despite loss of Tendulkar, India is forging ahead at a brisk pace. India 50-1 after 8 overs. Run Rate is more than decent at 6.25
5:16M ET – India 22-1 after 4 overs. Gambhir on 11. Virat Kohli on 4
5:06AM ET – Virat Kohli new batsman in
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5:04AM – Tragedy. Sachin Tendulkar Out c Devon Thomas b Ravi Rampaul in first over. India 8-1 in last ball of first over
5:02AM ET – Gautam Gambhir and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar have opened for India.