ICC World Twenty20 - 1st semi final

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Sri Lanka won by 16 runs

6.1

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 1 run, Starts off with a short ball, a bit of away turn, slapped towards deep cover for a single

6.2

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, no run, big turn, massive turn, there was bounce as well, Jayawardene opted out of the cut, not a wide though

6.3

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, no run, turn again and it goes past the outside edge, flat and on a good length outside off, turns away as he comes forward to defend

6.4

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, FOUR, good cricket, this, Jayawardene responds by reverse-pulling that over point, two fielders stationed there, it turns and he hits it with the turn

6.5

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, 1 run, defended in front of cover to steal a quick single, this one went on straight

6.6

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, no run, that one slid down the leg side, Dilshan was trying to work it fine, probably clipped his thigh before Akmal fumbled it

Sri Lanka 40/0   Shahid Afridi 1-0-6-0

8.1

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 2 runs, shortish outside off, cut away towards deep point, to the left of deep point for a couple of runs

8.2

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 1 run, a touch short there and some turn too, chopped past point for a single

8.3

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, no run, ooh, trying to be cheeky, shortish outside off, wanted to use the pace to delicately play it past short third, missed

8.4

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, FOUR, tossed up, full and wide and he smashed that clean over extra cover for a boundary, slower but wide

8.5

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, 1 bye, turns away and goes past the outside edge, Jayawardene was looking to repeat the shot but it kept a little low this time, they get a bye however

8.6

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 1 run, pushed it quick but on a length to Dilshan, driven to long-off for a single

Sri Lanka 53/0   Shahid Afridi 2-0-14-0

10.1

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 1 run, knocked away for a single into the off side

10.2

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, OUT, the scoop didn't work this time, moved across this time to get it over short fine but it appeared to come off the bottom of the hand and went straight to that fielder, Raza Hasan

DPMD Jayawardene c Raza Hasan b Shahid Afridi 42 (38m 36b 7x4 0x6) SR: 116.66

10.3

Shahid Afridi to Sangakkara, FOUR, Confident start for Sanga, tossed up, landed full outside off and he drilled that hard between long-on and deep midwicket, boundary first up

10.4

Shahid Afridi to Sangakkara, 1 run, attacking approach first up, sweeps this square from outside off for a single past square leg

10.5

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, no run, ooh, was the googly it seemed, fired in straight on middle, Dilshan made a bit of room but no way he was going to cut that, defended it into the off side

10.6

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, no run, appeal for lbw, but that seemed to be missing leg, fired in on leg stump but it didn't turn, the line would have taken it past leg as Dilshan tried to play across

Sri Lanka 68/1   Shahid Afridi 3-0-20-1

13.1

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 1 run, short of a length outside off, chopped towards short third man for a single

13.2

Shahid Afridi to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, Mendis gets across as Afridi bowls from round the wicket, turned past square leg for a single

13.3

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, FOUR, poor ball from Afridi, full toss and Dilshan finally dispatches one, smashed it hard over midwicket to pick the gap for a one bounce four

13.4

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, no run, quicker, bowled full on middle, drives it back to the bowler

13.5

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, no run, angling in towards middle and he meets that with a straight bat, cautiously played back

13.6

Shahid Afridi to Dilshan, 2 runs, closes the face and turns it through the vacant midwicket region for a couple of runs, Afridi has to gather it and they run well to complete the second

Sri Lanka 93/2   Shahid Afridi 4-0-28-1
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Photos

Oct 4, 2012

Sri Lankan fans celebrate their team's victory, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st semi-final, World Twenty20, Colombo, October 4, 2012

Sri Lankan fans celebrate their team's victory

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Oct 4, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene and Mohammad Hafeez shake hands, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st semi-final, World Twenty20, Colombo, October 4, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene and Mohammad Hafeez shake hands

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