Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    27.5 Watson strikes again! short of a good length delivery, angling across the left-hander and Sangakkara ends up slicing it in the air towards backward point, Ponting dives forward and takes a good catch. 101/6
    5.1 gone! short of a good length delivery, Sehwag moves back and pulls it straight to Hussey at midwicket, McGrath strike ! World XI one down 18/1
    12 and McGrath strikes back with a beauty! fuller in length and shaping in, Kallis plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the back-pad right in front of the stumps - loud appeal and up goes the finger 45/2
    12.5 gone! good length delivery outside the off stump, driven hard but straight to Symonds at cover, this is a huge wicket! Lara walks back for a duck - World XI in trouble here 50/3
    19 short and rising delivery, extra bounce takes Dravid by surprise - gets caught in no man's land, ends up gloving it straight to the Australian captain at short cover 75/4
    21.4 that's gone - plumb! good length delivery, drifting in from outside the off stump, Pietersen fails to make contact and is trapped dead in front of the wicket - Watson gets the danger man, World XI five down and struggling 82/5
    39.3 another nail goes in! good length delivery, Flintoff once again swings hard - this time he was eyeing the long-on fence but the shot is not timed well enough and the ball balloons up in the air, McGrath running in from the deep makes no mistake 150/9
    29 that's the end of that! off break, turning in from outside the off stump, Afridi swing across hard but misses the target by miles, ball hits the pad right in front of the stumps, loud appeal and umpire Aleem Dar's finger goes up 104/7
    32.4 RUN OUT! eigth down! turned away to long-leg, Watson scores a direct hit from the deep and Pollock is caught short of his crease, Watston attacked the ball from the deep, the pick up was perfect and the throw even better 118/8
    41.3 all over! fraction short and outside the off stump, Vettori looking to slice it away ends up hitting it straight to Ponting at backward point 162/10
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    200.00
    Extras
    8 (lb 1, nb 1, w 6)
    TOTAL
    162 all out (41.3 Overs, RR: 3.90)
    Did not bat: M Muralitharan
    Fall of wickets: 1-18 (V Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 2-45 (JH Kallis, 11.6 ov), 3-50 (BC Lara, 12.5 ov), 4-75 (R Dravid, 18.6 ov), 5-82 (KP Pietersen, 21.4 ov), 6-101 (KC Sangakkara, 27.5 ov), 7-104 (Shahid Afridi, 28.6 ov), 8-118 (SM Pollock, 32.4 ov), 9-150 (A Flintoff, 39.3 ov), 10-162 (DL Vettori, 41.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    B Lee7.323124.1321
    GD McGrath7.011321.8510
    NW Bracken8.003614.5010
    SR Watson10.004334.3010
    A Symonds9.003814.2210