September 25, 2007

India v Pakistan, World Twenty20 final, Johannesburg

India 157 for 5 (Gambhir 75, Gul 3-28) beat Pakistan 152 (Misbah-ul-Haq 43, Pathan 3-16, RP Singh 3-23) by 5 runs
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Match package
Bulletin
Sambit Bal - India won because they refused to lose
S Rajesh - Holding their nerves did the trick
Andrew McGlashan - Pakistan must look to the future
Quotes - The bowlers won us the Cup - Dhoni
Rashid Latif - How Pakistan got into the groove
Plays of the day - Oh Misbah, not again
Audio - Shastri - Dhoni has an endearing presence
Mukul Kesavan - Scenes from a final
Gallery

Preview package
India preview - S Rajesh: Screaming and lighting up the sky
Pakistan preview - Andrew McGlashan: A flow of consistency from the unpredictables
Sambit Bal - The deliriously brave ones meet
Stats - Nothing to separate the finalists
News - Sehwag faces fitness test
History - India and Pakistan down the years
Audio - Ian Chappell: Pakistan's attack is better balanced