Champions League Twenty20 - Group B

Mumbai Indians v Sydney Sixers

Sydney Sixers won by 12 runs

0.1

Patel to Lumb, FOUR, short of a length, on off, Lumb gets a think inside edge past short fine leg

Sydney Sixers 4/0   MJ Lumb 4* (1b 1x4)   MM Patel 0.1-0-4-0

1.1

Malinga to Lumb, FOUR, Smack. Easy does it. Length ball, on off, and he has lofted inside-out over wide mid-off

Sydney Sixers 11/0   MJ Lumb 9* (4b 2x4)   SL Malinga 0.1-0-4-0

1.5

Malinga to Lumb, FOUR, another slower ball, but Lumb has got all of this one, driving it over mid-off. Perera runs backward, gets a hand to it, but can't hold on to t

Sydney Sixers 17/0   MJ Lumb 15* (8b 3x4)   SL Malinga 0.5-0-10-0

3.3

Perera to Lumb, FOUR, finally he times a pull. Charges down at him, likes the slower pace of Perera and smashes it past midwicket

Sydney Sixers 28/0   MJ Lumb 23* (15b 4x4)   NLTC Perera 0.3-0-6-0

6.3

Ojha to Maddinson, FOUR, nicely swept away. Full, on the pads, and he has beaten short fine leg with ease

Sydney Sixers 46/3   NJ Maddinson 11* (3b 1x4 1x6)   PP Ojha 0.3-0-6-0

8.3

Ojha to Maddinson, FOUR, another nice sweep from Maddinson. Likes the angle coming in, sweeps it dead square, and bisects the men in the deep

Sydney Sixers 58/3   NJ Maddinson 18* (7b 2x4 1x6)   PP Ojha 1.3-0-13-0

13.1

Harbhajan Singh to Smith, FOUR, seems like the doosra and he hasn't read it. Or it was the toppie. Oh yes, a topspinner. Anyway he hasn't read it and edges this cut fine of short third man

Sydney Sixers 86/5   SPD Smith 19* (24b 1x4)   Harbhajan Singh 3.1-0-16-1

14.4

Perera to Smith, FOUR, just a touch too short for his pace, and gives his time to pull this wide of deep square. Doesn't even have to transfer the weight back

Sydney Sixers 97/5   SPD Smith 27* (29b 2x4)   NLTC Perera 1.4-0-14-0

17.1

Malinga to Smith, FOUR, full, fast and wide, and Smith steers it wide of point. Finally he gets the pace he is looking for. Something tells me we will see only slower balls from now on

Sydney Sixers 117/6   SPD Smith 40* (39b 3x4)   SL Malinga 2.1-0-24-1

19.5

Malinga to McCullum, FOUR, he has managed successfully what Smith failed with. Gets a full fast ball from Malinga, goes down on a knee, and scoops it over the keeper's head

Sydney Sixers 134/7   NL McCullum 18* (11b 1x4)   SL Malinga 3.5-0-34-2
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Photos

Oct 22, 2012

Pat Cummins is congratulated on a wicket, Mumbai Indians v Sydney Sixers, Champions League T20, Durban, October 22, 2012

Pat Cummins is congratulated on a wicket

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Oct 22, 2012

Steve Smith is bowled while trying to paddle Lasith Malinga, Mumbai Indians v Sydney Sixers, Champions League T20, Durban, October 22, 2012

Steve Smith is bowled while trying to paddle Lasith Malinga

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