ICC Champions Trophy, 2006/07 / Commentary

ICC Champions Trophy - 1st semi final

Australia v New Zealand

Australia won by 34 runs

32.4

Vettori to Symonds, SIX, With the mid-on and mid-off up, Symonds takes up the challenge. Runs down the track to lift it over long-on. Game on! Mid-on and mid-off still up in the circle

Australia 141/4   A Symonds 12* (12b 1x4 1x6)   DL Vettori 6.4-0-20-1

49.1

Bond to Bracken, SIX, Wah! Bracken pulls off a fore-handed freaky shot over long-on! It was a bouncer and Bracken backed away to the leg side, and somehow middled his swat-pull and saw it sailing over the ropes.

Australia 235/8   NW Bracken 10* (6b 1x6)   SE Bond 9.1-0-50-2
Tournament Results
Australia v West Indies at Mumbai (BS) - Nov 5, 2006
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 41 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v West Indies at Jaipur - Nov 2, 2006
West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at Mohali - Nov 1, 2006
Australia won by 34 runs
India v Australia at Mohali - Oct 29, 2006
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Ahmedabad - Oct 28, 2006
England won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
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Photos

Nov 1, 2006

Michael Clarke signals he is unsure whether the catch was clean or not, Australia v New Zealand, 1st semi-final, Champions Trophy, Mohali, November 1, 2006

Michael Clarke signals he is unsure whether the catch was clean or not

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Nov 1, 2006

Flying pigeon. Glenn McGrath poses with the man-of-the-match award, Australia v New Zealand, 1st semi-final, Champions Trophy, Mohali, November 1, 2006

Flying pigeon. Glenn McGrath poses with the man-of-the-match award

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