India Vs West Indies 06/11/2013 - Scorecard, Review and Statistical Highlights
The First Day of the first test match between India and West Indies held on 06/11/2013 kicked off with the West Indies winning the toss and electing to bat first. It was a good decision by them considering the pitch is expected to deteriorate as the match goes on. The main focus of the Test match however revolved around India's legend Sachin Tendulkar playing his second last test match. To know about what happened during the course of the day, Read on for the complete Scorecard, batting and bowling performance review and statistical highlights.
India Vs West Indies 06/11/2013 Statistical Highlights
When West Indies came in to bat in their first innings on 06/11/2013, they lost a couple of wickets fairly early as Chris Gayle and Kieran Powell failed to perform. A good partnership between Marlon Samuels and Darren Bravo however ensured they got back into the match quickly as they mixed caution with aggression and ended their innings at a score of 65 and 36 respectively. After the wickets of Bravo and Samuels fell, their innings folded like a pack of cards as it was only Shivnarine Chanderpaul who was able to make a score of 28 and there was no other significant contribution from anyone else before they ended their innings at a score of 234 all out. As far as India's bowling was concerned, Mohammed Shami was the best highlights as he took 4 wickets and bowled superbly.
When India came in to bat in their first innings on 06/11/2013, they had a solid start and before the close of day's play their openers Shikar Dhawan and Murali Vijay remained not out at a score of 21 and 16 respectively. As far as West Indies bowling was concerned, Tino Best, Sheldon Cottrell, Shane Shillingford and Veerasamy Permaul were the bowlers used but unfortunately couldn't pick up a wicket.
Take a look at the complete India Vs West Indies 06/11/2013 Scorecard below.
|West Indies 1st innings||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|CH Gayle||c Vijay b Kumar||18||32||4||0||56.25|
|KOA Powell||c Kumar b Mohammed Shami||28||40||5||1||70|
|DM Bravo||run out (Mohammed Shami/†Dhoni)||23||96||2||1||23.95|
|MN Samuels||b Mohammed Shami||65||98||11||2||66.32|
|S Chanderpaul||b Ashwin||36||79||3||0||45.56|
|D Ramdin†||b Mohammed Shami||4||4||1||0||100|
|DJG Sammy*||c Kumar b Ojha||16||19||3||0||84.21|
|S Shillingford||lbw b Tendulkar||5||39||0||0||12.82|
|V Permaul||c & b Ashwin||14||27||3||0||51.85|
|TL Best||not out||14||30||2||0||46.66|
|SS Cottrell||b Mohammed Shami||0||4||0||0||0|
|Extras||(b 4, lb 7)||11|
|Total||(all out; 78 overs)||234||(3.00 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets 1-34 (Gayle, 10.1 ov), 2-47 (Powell, 14.2 ov), 3-138 (Samuels, 43.5 ov), 4-138 (Bravo, 44.3 ov), 5-143 (Ramdin, 45.2 ov), 6-172 (Sammy, 50.4 ov), 7-192 (Shillingford, 62.4 ov), 8-211 (Permaul, 67.6 ov), 9-233 (Chanderpaul, 76.6 ov), 10-234 (Cottrell, 77.6 ov)|
|India 1st innings||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|S Dhawan||not out||21||27||4||0||77.77|
|M Vijay||not out||16||45||2||0||35.55|
|Total||(0 wickets; 12 overs)||37||(3.08 runs per over)|
|To bat CA Pujara, SR Tendulkar, V Kohli, RG Sharma, R Ashwin, MS Dhoni*†, B Kumar, Mohammed Shami, PP Ojha|
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