ICC Champions Trophy - 8th match, Group B

South Africa v England

England won by 22 runs

11.1

Morkel to Shah, no run, short of length ball, on off, defended to the bowler

11.2

Morkel to Shah, SIX, whoah, what a shot that is, after some watchful defending, he picks up the ball from outside off and swings it behind square leg for a big six

11.3

Morkel to Shah, 2 runs, this time Shah goes over the off side, not too well timed, lands short of sweeper cover

11.4

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, punched off the front foot towards extra cover

11.5

Morkel to Strauss, 1 run, on a length, on middle and leg, Strauss pushes it towards mid-on

11.6

Morkel to Shah, no run, just back of a length, pitching on off, Shah gets forward and defends

England 59/1   JA Morkel 1-0-10-0

13.1

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, Shah slashes this one towards deep backward point for a single

13.2

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, short ball, outside off, Collingwood jabs it towards point

13.3

Morkel to Shah, no run, driven firmly back to the bowler by Shah

13.4

Morkel to Shah, FOUR, lovely shot from Shah, lashed to long-on for a boundary, Collingwood had to jump as the ball speeds through his legs

13.5

Morkel to Shah, no run, well outside off, Shah leaves that for the keeper

13.6

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, full and outside off, Shah carves it to deep backward point

England 68/2   JA Morkel 2-0-17-0

21.1

Morkel to Collingwood, no run, Collingwood does Hayden-esque walk down the track, but he wafts at the shortish ball outside off, and doesn't make contact

21.2

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, England 100 comes up as Collingwood cuts the ball towards sweeper cover

21.3

Morkel to Shah, 1 wide, Morkel's slower offcutter goes awry, well outside off stump

21.3

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, length ball, Shah walks across the stumps and works it towards midwicket, again the calling is not too clear between the batsmen

21.4

Morkel to Collingwood, 2 runs, short and wide, slower offcutter, Collingwood calls for two as soon as he steers the ball behind point

21.5

Morkel to Collingwood, no run, length ball outside off, Collingwood eases it to mid-off

21.6

Morkel to Collingwood, no run, another slower ball, short and wide, Collingwood gets a lot power behind the cut shot, but doesn't beat the man at backward point

England 104/2   JA Morkel 3-0-22-0

23.1

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, Morkel's first ball of the over is eased to long-on for a single

23.2

Morkel to Shah, no run, Morkel provided plenty of short and wide deliveries but is getting away with it, this one is carved to backward point

23.3

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, just outside off, opens the face to steer it to third man

23.4

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, again short and plenty of room for the batsman, Collingwood slashes it to sweeper cover

23.5

Morkel to Shah, 1 no ball, beamer from Morkel, head high, Shah slips as he ducks under that

23.5

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, a low full toss this time, played towards sweeper cover

23.6

Morkel to Collingwood, FOUR, Morkel continues to feed wide deliveries, Collingwood punishes this one, cracked past extra cover

England 119/2   JA Morkel 4-0-31-0

34.1

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, well outside off, run down to third man for a single

34.2

Morkel to Shah, no run, defended watchfully back to the bowler

34.3

Morkel to Shah, SIX, Shah is going berserk here, the sweep is proving very handy for him, uses the pace and flicks it for another big six

34.4

Morkel to Shah, no run, slower ball outside off, defended towards the off side

34.5

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, mistimed toward mid-on for a single

34.6

Morkel to Collingwood, 2 runs, a thick outside edge for Collingwood, 'catch' is the cry but the ball is just past a diving backward square leg, Duminy manages to stop the ball at the boundary

England 203/2   JA Morkel 5-0-41-0

36.1

Morkel to Shah, no run, slower delivery, driven to mid-on

36.2

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, clipped off the thigh pad behind square

36.3

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, Collingwood swivels as he pulls that one to deep backward square leg

36.4

Morkel to Shah, 1 run, slower offcutter again from Morkel, turned behind square leg

36.5

Morkel to Collingwood, 1 run, Collingwood takes a couple of steps down the pitch, and tucks an offstump ball behind square leg

36.6

Morkel to Shah, no run, Morkel's overdosing on slower offcutters here, Shah defends off the front foot

England 220/2   JA Morkel 6-0-45-0
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Photos

Sep 27, 2009

England celebrate their entry into the semi-finals, South Africa v England, ICC Champions Trophy, Group B, Centurion, September 27, 2009

England celebrate their entry into the semi-finals

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Sep 27, 2009

Stuart Broad gets the prized wicket of Graeme Smith, South Africa v England, ICC Champions Trophy, Group B, Centurion, September 27, 2009

Stuart Broad gets the prized wicket of Graeme Smith

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