ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Wicket commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 5th match, Group A

Bangladesh v West Indies

Bangladesh won by 6 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

1.1

Rampaul to Nazimuddin, OUT, West Indies nab their first wicket. Nazimuddin has thrown his wicket away. Short and outside off, he ends up miscuing a pull shot towards mid-on. The bat-face was facing straight up, towards the sky, when he made contact and that did him in

Nazimuddin c Sarwan b Rampaul 1 (3m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Bangladesh 2/1   Tamim Iqbal 1* (3b)   R Rampaul 0.1-0-0-1

3.6

Rampaul to Tamim Iqbal, OUT, Done by the slower one. West Indies have taken out the openers. Tamim, again moves outside leg stump, shapes to heave a fullish delivery but is beaten by the slower one and ends up ballooning it to mid-on

Tamim Iqbal c Chanderpaul b Rampaul 10 (17m 13b 2x4 0x6) SR: 76.92

Bangladesh 28/2   Aftab Ahmed 11* (7b 1x4 1x6)   R Rampaul 2-0-18-2

14.2

Sarwan to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, Captain gets captain. low dipping full toss and scooped straight to cover. But what a stunner it has been from Ashraful. The fastest Twenty20 international fifty ever. Violent, brutal and innovative.

Mohammad Ashraful c Gayle b Sarwan 61 (43m 27b 7x4 3x6) SR: 225.92

Bangladesh 137/3   Aftab Ahmed 52* (43b 6x4 1x6)   RR Sarwan 0.2-0-1-1

16.2

Sarwan to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, Flighted delivery outside off, Shakib Al Hasan is down the track and scoops it to long-off. Bangladesh are six runs away from victory. Just one stroke away.

Shakib Al Hasan c Powell b Sarwan 13 (9m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 144.44

Bangladesh 159/4   Aftab Ahmed 61* (46b 8x4 1x6)   RR Sarwan 1.2-0-7-2
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South Africa v India at Durban - Sep 20, 2007
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Sep 13, 2007

Bangladesh celebrate their victory against West Indies, Bangladesh v West Indies, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 13, 2007

Bangladesh celebrate their victory against West Indies

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Sep 13, 2007

Aftab Ahmed lofts over the off side, Bangladesh v West Indies, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 13, 2007

Aftab Ahmed lofts over the off side

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