ICL 20-20 Indian Championship, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICL 20-20 Indian Championship - 12th match

Chandigarh Lions v Mumbai Champs

Chandigarh Lions won by 38 runs

0.1

van der Wath to Marshall, 1 leg bye

0.2

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, no run

0.3

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, no run

0.4

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, FOUR

0.5

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, no run

0.6

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, 2 wides

0.6

van der Wath to Marshall, 1 run, on the middle stump, driven down the ground for a single

End of over 1 (8 runs) Chandigarh Lions 8/0
HJH Marshall    1* (2b)      JJ van der Wath    1-0-7-0
Imran Farhat    4* (4b 1x4)     

1.1

Dillon to Marshall, 1 leg bye, off the pads to fine leg for a single

1.2

Dillon to Imran Farhat, no run, outside the off stump, swinging away, defended to point

1.3

Dillon to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, on the pads, flicked to deep square leg for a couple

1.4

Dillon to Imran Farhat, no run, outside the off, short in length, swinging away, tries to steer and misses

1.5

Dillon to Imran Farhat, no run, outside the off stump, swinging away, Farhat is beaten by pace as it was a touch slower

1.6

Dillon to Imran Farhat, FOUR, outside off, full in length, Farhath moves back and smashes it to long off boundary. Farhat getting into the groove now

End of over 2 (7 runs) Chandigarh Lions 15/0
Imran Farhat    10* (9b 2x4)      M Dillon    1-0-6-0
HJH Marshall    1* (3b)     

2.1

van der Wath to Marshall, 6 runs, on the leg stump, Marshall flicks to fine leg, from where a wayward throw results in four over throws, six in all

2.2

van der Wath to Marshall, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

2.3

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, 1 run, outside the off stump, steered to third man forn a single

2.4

van der Wath to Marshall, 1 run, on the pads, flicked to fine leg for a single

2.5

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, no run, on the middle stump, coming in, Farhat moves back and is beaten by the in-swing

2.6

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, on the leg stump, flicked to long leg for a couple

End of over 3 (11 runs) Chandigarh Lions 26/0
Imran Farhat    13* (12b 2x4)      JJ van der Wath    2-0-18-0
HJH Marshall    9* (6b)     

3.1

Dillon to Marshall, no run, Marshall comes down the track and tries to smash it over long off, gets a bottom edge back to the bowler

3.2

Dillon to Marshall, FOUR, Shot! Marshall picks the fuller length early and advances down the track to smash it over cover for a boundary

3.3

Dillon to Marshall, 1 run, pulled to deep mid wicket

3.4

Dillon to Imran Farhat, 1 wide, outside the off stump, swinging away, left alone, called a wide

3.4

Dillon to Imran Farhat, FOUR, sheer power, Farhat stands still and lifts it over mid off for a boundary

3.5

Dillon to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the leg stump, Farhat flicks to square leg for a single

3.6

Dillon to Marshall, FOUR, outside the off stump, fuller in length, driven to deep extra cover for a boundary

End of over 4 (15 runs) Chandigarh Lions 41/0
HJH Marshall    18* (10b 2x4)      M Dillon    2-0-21-0
Imran Farhat    18* (14b 3x4)     

4.1

Patel to Imran Farhat, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

4.2

Patel to Marshall, 1 leg bye, on the leg stump and going down leg, struck on pads

4.3

Patel to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the leg stump, pulled to mid on for a single

4.4

Patel to Marshall, FOUR, Marshall steps out and smashes the ball through cover for a boundary

4.5

Patel to Marshall, no run, tries to cut and misses

4.6

Patel to Marshall, OUT, on the off stump, short in length, Marshall pulls it without timing into the air, Astle pouches it safely

HJH Marshall c Astle b Patel 16 (14b 3x4 0x6) SR: 114.28

End of over 5 (7 runs) Chandigarh Lions 48/1
     RB Patel    1-0-6-1
Imran Farhat    20* (16b 3x4)     

5.1

van der Wath to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the off stump flicked to mid wicket for a single

5.2

van der Wath to Singh, 2 runs, on the off stump, moves back a touch and drives through cover for a couple

5.3

van der Wath to Singh, FOUR, on the off stump, hoicks it high up in the air, Yadav drops it and the carries to long on boundary

5.4

van der Wath to Singh, 4 byes, plays and misses and the ball carries to the fence

5.5

van der Wath to Singh, 1 no ball, bounces high over batsman's head and called a no-ball

5.5

van der Wath to Singh, no run, on the off stump, off inside edge to point

5.6

van der Wath to Singh, FOUR, on the off stump, driven down the ground with power for a boundary

End of over 6 (16 runs) Chandigarh Lions 64/1
TP Singh    10* (6b 2x4)      JJ van der Wath    3-0-30-0
Imran Farhat    21* (17b 3x4)     

6.1

Patel to Imran Farhat, 1 run, flicked to fine leg for a single

6.2

Patel to Singh, no run, tries to cut of the back foot and misses

6.3

Patel to Singh, 1 run, flicked to fine leg for a single

6.4

Patel to Imran Farhat, FOUR, moves back and avances down the track, smashes it past cover for a boundary. What a shot !

6.5

Patel to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, full toss on the legs, flicked to deep square leg for a couple

6.6

Patel to Imran Farhat, 1 wide, going down the leg stump, called a wide

6.6

Patel to Imran Farhat, no run, on the off stump, driven back to the bowler

End of over 7 (9 runs) Chandigarh Lions 73/1
Imran Farhat    28* (21b 4x4)      RB Patel    2-0-15-1
TP Singh    11* (8b 2x4)     

7.1

Astle to Singh, 1 wide, short in length, outside leg, called a wide

7.1

Astle to Singh, no run, on the middle stump, defended back to the bowler

7.2

Astle to Singh, 1 run, full toss above waist, pulled to deep square leg

7.3

Astle to Imran Farhat, 2 wides, wide down the leg side and Paul gives an extra run

7.3

Astle to Singh, no run, defended on the front foot back to the bowler

7.4

Astle to Singh, no run, on the off stump, glided to point

7.5

Astle to Singh, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

7.6

Astle to Imran Farhat, 1 run, outside off stump, slogged to long on for a single

End of over 8 (6 runs) Chandigarh Lions 79/1
Imran Farhat    29* (22b 4x4)      NJ Astle    1-0-6-0
TP Singh    13* (13b 2x4)     

8.1

Patel to Imran Farhat, no run, on the off stump, defended back to the bowler

8.2

Patel to Imran Farhat, FOUR, outside the off stump, of the outside edge to thrd man boundary

8.3

Patel to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the off stump, gets a bottom edge and run across for a single

8.4

Patel to Singh, 2 runs, on the leg stump, flicked to deep mid wicket for a couple

8.5

Patel to Singh, no run, on the off stump, defended on the back foot

8.6

Patel to Singh, FOUR, on the off stump and fuller in length, driven down the ground for a boundary

End of over 9 (11 runs) Chandigarh Lions 90/1
TP Singh    19* (16b 3x4)      RB Patel    3-0-26-1
Imran Farhat    34* (25b 5x4)     

9.1

Astle to Imran Farhat, OUT, on the off stump, Farhat tries to smash him over mid wicket, but gets a bottom edge to the stumps

Imran Farhat b Astle 34 (26b 5x4 0x6) SR: 130.76

9.2

Astle to Manish Sharma, no run, on the off stump, flicked to mid wicket

9.3

Astle to Manish Sharma, 1 run, on the off stump, driven to long off for a single

9.4

Astle to Singh, no run, defended on the back foot back to the bowler

9.5

Astle to Singh, no run, on the off stump, defended on the front foot

9.6

Astle to Singh, no run, on the off stump, driven staright to cover

End of over 10 (1 run) Chandigarh Lions 91/2
TP Singh    19* (19b 3x4)      NJ Astle    2-0-7-1
Manish Sharma    1* (2b)     

10.1

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, SIX, up, up and away, on the middle stump, lifts it over mid wicket for a resounding six

10.2

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, 1 run

10.3

Avinash Yadav to Singh, 1 run, on the off stump, driven down the ground for a single

10.4

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, 1 run, driven to cover for a single

10.5

Avinash Yadav to Singh, 1 run, dropped! Singh gets a chance as he is dropped at long on

10.6

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, no run

End of over 11 (10 runs) Chandigarh Lions 101/2
Manish Sharma    9* (6b 1x6)      Avinash Yadav    1-0-10-0
TP Singh    21* (21b 3x4)     

11.1

Astle to Singh, no run

11.2

Astle to Singh, FOUR

11.3

Astle to Singh, 1 run

11.4

Astle to Manish Sharma, 1 run

11.5

Astle to Singh, 1 run

11.6

Astle to Manish Sharma, SIX, pulled over deep mid wicket for an emphatic six

End of over 12 (13 runs) Chandigarh Lions 114/2
Manish Sharma    16* (8b 2x6)      NJ Astle    3-0-20-1
TP Singh    27* (25b 4x4)     

12.1

Avinash Yadav to Singh, OUT, finally Rakesh holds on to the catch, Singh steps out and holes out to long off

TP Singh c Patel b Avinash Yadav 27 (26b 4x4 0x6) SR: 103.84

12.2

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, no run, tries to sweep and gets an inside edge to pads

12.3

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, 1 run, sweeps to fine leg

12.4

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, 1 run, flicked to deep square leg for a single

12.5

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, no run, defended on the front foot

12.6

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, 1 run, defended on the front foot to cover for a single

End of over 13 (3 runs) Chandigarh Lions 117/3
CL Cairns    2* (4b)      Avinash Yadav    2-0-13-1
Manish Sharma    17* (9b 2x6)     

13.1

Iyer to Cairns, SIX, short and pulled to deep mid wicket for maximum

13.2

Iyer to Cairns, no run, steps down the track and defends

13.3

Iyer to Cairns, FOUR, outside the leg stump, Cairns moves across and smashes through cover for a boundary

13.4

Iyer to Cairns, 1 run, slog swept to long on for a single

13.5

Iyer to Manish Sharma, 1 run, outside the off stump, steered to gully for a single

13.6

Iyer to Cairns, 1 run, steps out and flicks to deep mid wicket for a single

End of over 14 (13 runs) Chandigarh Lions 130/3
CL Cairns    14* (9b 1x4 1x6)      S Iyer    1-0-13-0
Manish Sharma    18* (10b 2x6)     

14.1

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, 1 run, cut to deep extra cover for a single

14.2

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, no run, defended on the front foot

14.3

Avinash Yadav to Manish Sharma, 1 bye, on the off stump and comprehensively beaten

14.4

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, SIX, over long on for another six

14.5

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, SIX, Cairns coming to the party, moves back and hits bullet straight down the ground for a six

14.6

Avinash Yadav to Cairns, SIX, three in a row, comes down the track and smashes over long on

End of over 15 (20 runs) Chandigarh Lions 150/3
CL Cairns    33* (13b 1x4 4x6)      Avinash Yadav    3-0-32-1
Manish Sharma    18* (12b 2x6)     

15.1

Patel to Manish Sharma, 1 run, flicked to mid wicket

15.2

Patel to Cairns, FOUR, moves back and smashes over cover for a boundary

15.3

Patel to Cairns, 2 runs, flicks to mid wicket for a couple

15.4

Patel to Cairns, SIX, on the leg stump, and chipped over long on for a maximum

15.5

Patel to Cairns, SIX, on the middle stump, lifts it over long on for another six

15.6

Patel to Cairns, 1 run, cut to backward point for a single

End of over 16 (20 runs) Chandigarh Lions 170/3
CL Cairns    52* (18b 2x4 6x6)      RB Patel    4-0-46-1
Manish Sharma    19* (13b 2x6)     

16.1

Dillon to Cairns, SIX, short and on the leg stump, steps down the track and pulls it over mid wicket for a six

16.2

Dillon to Cairns, FOUR, on the off stump, smashed past cover for a boundary

16.3

Dillon to Cairns, 2 runs, glided to deep backward point for a couple

16.4

Dillon to Cairns, 1 run, on the off stump, driven down the ground for a single

16.5

Dillon to Manish Sharma, 1 run, flicked to mid wicket for a single

16.6

Dillon to Cairns, 1 run, full on legs, flicked to mid wicket for a single

End of over 17 (15 runs) Chandigarh Lions 185/3
CL Cairns    66* (23b 3x4 7x6)      M Dillon    3-0-36-0
Manish Sharma    20* (14b 2x6)     

17.1

Astle to Cairns, FOUR, flicked over mid wicket for a boundary

17.2

Astle to Cairns, no run, tries to pull and gets a bottom edge onto the pitch

17.3

Astle to Cairns, OUT, on the fuuler length outside off, holes to Jadhav at deep extra cover

CL Cairns c Jadhav b Astle 70 (26b 4x4 7x6) SR: 269.23

17.4

Astle to Hall, 2 runs, driven of the back foot to deep extra cover

17.5

Astle to Hall, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

17.6

Astle to Manish Sharma, FOUR, pulled to deep mid wicket for a boundary

End of over 18 (11 runs) Chandigarh Lions 196/4
Manish Sharma    24* (15b 1x4 2x6)      NJ Astle    4-0-31-2
AJ Hall    3* (2b)     

18.1

Dillon to Hall, 1 run, flicked to fine leg for a single

18.2

Dillon to Manish Sharma, no run, full toss on the middle stump, defended on the back foot

18.3

Dillon to Manish Sharma, 2 runs, on the middle , hoicks it down the ground for a couple

18.4

Dillon to Manish Sharma, FOUR, on the leg stump, flicked to fine leg for a boundary

18.5

Dillon to Manish Sharma, 1 run, on the leg stump, flicked to mid wicket for a single

18.6

Dillon to Hall, 2 runs, on the leg and middle, flicked to deep square leg for a couple

End of over 19 (10 runs) Chandigarh Lions 206/4
AJ Hall    6* (4b)      M Dillon    4-0-46-0
Manish Sharma    31* (19b 2x4 2x6)     

19.1

van der Wath to Manish Sharma, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

19.2

van der Wath to Hall, 2 runs, outside the off stump, cut to deep backward point for a couple

19.3

van der Wath to Hall, 1 leg bye, off the pads to point

19.4

van der Wath to Manish Sharma, FOUR, outside the off, cut to point boundary

19.5

van der Wath to Manish Sharma, 1 run, smashed down the ground for a single

19.6

van der Wath to Hall, FOUR, short and smashed to deep mid wicket for a boundary

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (13 runs) Chandigarh Lions 219/4
AJ Hall    12* (7b 1x4)      JJ van der Wath    4-0-36-0
Manish Sharma    37* (22b 3x4 2x6)     
Tournament Results
Chandigarh v Chennai at Panchkula - Dec 16, 2007
Chennai won by 12 runs
Delhi Jets v Bengal at Panchkula - Dec 16, 2007
Delhi Jets won by 5 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Chandigarh v Delhi Jets at Panchkula - Dec 15, 2007
Chandigarh won by 4 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
ICL Hyd v ICL Mumbai at Panchkula - Dec 15, 2007
ICL Hyd won by 25 runs
Chennai v Bengal at Panchkula - Dec 14, 2007
Chennai won by 93 runs
More results »

Photos

Dec 9, 2007

Chris Cairns was Man of the Match for his 26-ball 70, Chandigarh Lions v Mumbai Champs, 12th match, Indian Cricket League, Panchkula, December 9, 2007

Chris Cairns was Man of the Match for his 26-ball 70

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd