ICC World Twenty20 - 6th match, Group A

Afghanistan v England

England won by 116 runs

17.1

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, no run, looped up around the line of off, Buttler tries to reverse paddle straight away and ends up being hit on the grille

17.2

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 2 wides, speared down the leg side as Buttler advances, Shahzad can't take it cleanly - could have been a stumping chance

17.3

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, FOUR, tossed up outside off and creamed low through extra-cover, the ball rifled to the rope

17.4

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 2 runs, tight line, opens the face and thins one fine past the keeper

17.5

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, FOUR, full and outside off, picked up and blazed over cover for four more, such clean striking from Buttler

17.6

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 1 run, full and outside the line of off, squirted down the ground to long-off

England 155/3   JC Buttler 11* (5b 2x4)

18.1

Izatullah Dawlatzai to Buttler, FOUR, dug in at the man and Buttler serves this up over deep midwicket for a one-bounce four

18.2

Izatullah Dawlatzai to Buttler, OUT, length ball, at the stumps, Buttler clears the front leg ... and is hit on the back pad in front of leg! Taufel raises the finger and Buttler's brief flicker is snuffed out, Dawlatzai going some way to atoning for his drop in the previous over

JC Buttler lbw b Izatullah Dawlatzai 15 (8m 7b 3x4 0x6) SR: 214.28

England 159/4   JC Buttler 15 (7b 3x4)
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Photos

Sep 21, 2012

Jonny Bairstow struck his first ball into the stands, Afghanistan v England, World Twenty20 2012, Group A, Colombo, September 21, 2012

Jonny Bairstow struck his first ball into the stands

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Sep 21, 2012

An Afghanistan supporter holds a placard , Afghanistan v England, World Twenty20 2012, Group A, Colombo, September 21, 2012

An Afghanistan supporter holds a placard

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