ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 9th match, Group B

Australia v England

Australia won by 8 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)

9.1

Symonds to Pietersen, 1 run, full toss, Pietersen aims a big swing but again mistimes it and a thin edge into his pads is all he can manage

9.2

Symonds to Collingwood, 1 run, driven up to long-on

9.3

Symonds to Pietersen, 1 run, another full toss, Pietersen, still skipping around the crease, waits and drives straight inches to the right of the bowler

9.4

Symonds to Collingwood, FOUR, Collingwood steps to the off and swings that over midwicket for a one-bounce four

9.5

Symonds to Collingwood, FOUR, ugly long hop, Collingwood waits and hammers that behind square where he has spotted the hole int he field

9.6

Symonds to Collingwood, 1 run, worked into the leg side, the man is in quickly from the rope and cuts off the second

England 64/3   A Symonds 1-0-12-0

15.1

Symonds to Shah, SIX, short of a length and punished with a huge straight drive

15.2

Symonds to Shah, 1 run, thinks about it and turns in front of square

15.3

Symonds to Flintoff, SIX, down the track to meet a shortish one and the second straight-driven six this over

15.4

Symonds to Flintoff, 1 run, driven to the covers for a quick single

15.5

Symonds to Shah, 2 runs, on leg, played down off the hips

15.6

Symonds to Shah, no run, veering down leg, tries the pull-whip - and misses - Gilchrist snapping up behind the sticks

England 119/5   A Symonds 2-0-28-0
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South Africa v India at Durban - Sep 20, 2007
India won by 37 runs
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
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Australia v Sri Lanka at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
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Photos

Sep 14, 2007

Matthew Hayden hammers another four on his way to 67*, Group B, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 14, 2007

Matthew Hayden drives Dimitri Mascarenhas through the covers

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Sep 14, 2007

Adam Gilchrist pulls Dimitri Mascarenhas for four, Group B, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 14, 2007

Adam Gilchrist pulls Dimitri Mascarenhas for four

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