ICC World Twenty20 - 1st match, Group A

South Africa v West Indies

South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

West Indies innings (20 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal CH Gayle c †Boucher b van der Wath 117 75 57 7 10 205.26
View dismissal DS Smith c †Boucher b Philander 35 58 34 3 0 102.94
View dismissal MN Samuels c de Villiers b Pollock 6 3 4 0 1 150.00
View dismissal S Chanderpaul c †Boucher b van der Wath 11 21 10 1 0 110.00
View dismissal DR Smith c Gibbs b M Morkel 1 4 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal RR Sarwan* c de Villiers b Philander 12 10 8 0 1 150.00
D Ramdin not out 6 7 4 1 0 150.00
DJ Bravo not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (lb 4, w 12, nb 1) 17
Total (6 wickets; 20 overs) 205 (10.25 runs per over)
Did not bat DBL Powell, R Rampaul, FH Edwards
Fall of wickets 1-145 (DS Smith, 13.3 ov), 2-152 (Samuels, 14.2 ov), 3-178 (Gayle, 16.2 ov), 4-182 (DR Smith, 17.3 ov), 5-188 (Chanderpaul, 18.2 ov), 6-204 (Sarwan, 19.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket SM Pollock 4 0 52 1 13.00 (4w)
M Ntini 2 0 19 0 9.50
View wickets JJ van der Wath 4 0 33 2 8.25
View wicket M Morkel 4 0 30 1 7.50 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets VD Philander 4 0 35 2 8.75 (1w)
JA Morkel 1 0 16 0 16.00 (2w)
GC Smith 1 0 16 0 16.00
South Africa innings (target: 206 runs from 20 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Gayle b Rampaul 28 31 21 4 1 133.33
HH Gibbs not out 90 101 55 14 2 163.63
View dismissal AB de Villiers c †Ramdin b Edwards 16 18 9 1 1 177.77
JM Kemp not out 46 50 22 5 2 209.09
Extras (lb 4, w 23, nb 1) 28
Total (2 wickets; 17.4 overs) 208 (11.77 runs per over)
Did not bat MV Boucher, SM Pollock, JA Morkel, JJ van der Wath, VD Philander, M Ntini, M Morkel
Fall of wickets 1-54 (Smith, 5.2 ov), 2-88 (de Villiers, 8.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DBL Powell 4 0 34 0 8.50 (4w)
View wicket R Rampaul 4 0 52 1 13.00 (1nb, 1w)
DR Smith 2 0 37 0 18.50 (5w)
View wicket FH Edwards 3 0 21 1 7.00 (4w)
DJ Bravo 2.4 0 39 0 14.62 (2w)
MN Samuels 2 0 21 0 10.50
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Points South Africa 2, West Indies 0
T20I debuts M Morkel and VD Philander (South Africa); FH Edwards and RR Sarwan (West Indies)
Player of the match CH Gayle (West Indies)
Umpires MR Benson (England) and DJ Harper (Australia)
TV umpire NJ Llong (England)
Match referee BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire KH Hurter
Match notes
  • West Indies innings
  • West Indies: 50 runs in 5.2 overs (33 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 33 balls (CH Gayle 39, DS Smith 10, Ex 3)
  • CH Gayle: 50 off 26 balls (3 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • West Indies: 100 runs in 9.4 overs (63 balls), Extras 11
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 63 balls (CH Gayle 64, DS Smith 29, Ex 11)
  • West Indies: 150 runs in 13.5 overs (88 balls), Extras 12
  • CH Gayle: 100 off 50 balls (5 x 4, 9 x 6)
  • West Indies: 200 runs in 19.4 overs (127 balls), Extras 17
  • Innings Break: West Indies - 205/6 in 20.0 overs (D Ramdin 6, DJ Bravo 0)
  • South Africa innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 4.5 overs (34 balls), Extras 7
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (GC Smith 24, HH Gibbs 19, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 9.4 overs (70 balls), Extras 19
  • HH Gibbs: 50 off 38 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (HH Gibbs 28, JM Kemp 15, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 14.1 overs (99 balls), Extras 24
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 55 balls (HH Gibbs 48, JM Kemp 43, Ex 9)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 17.2 overs (120 balls), Extras 27
  • Twenty20 International Scorers: Binoy George and Sajan Nair.
 
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Sep 11, 2007

Chris Gayle hits one hard, South Africa v West Indies , Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 11, 2007

Chris Gayle hits one hard

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Sep 11, 2007

Herschelle Gibbs attempts yet another big shot, South Africa v West Indies , Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 11, 2007

Herschelle Gibbs attempts yet another big shot

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