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)

0.1

Broad to Gilchrist, no run, inswinging and full, dug out into the leg side

0.2

Broad to Gilchrist, no run, full but a bit wider and no swing, pushed to short extra cover

0.3

Broad to Gilchrist, no run, short and wide, Gilchrist slashes and misses to loud gasps from the crowd

0.4

Broad to Gilchrist, FOUR, lovely drive, threaded between mid-off and extra cover, not a big gap but he found it and the ball scoots away

0.5

Broad to Gilchrist, 1 run, back and turned off his hips to deepish square leg

0.6

Broad to Hayden, 1 run, pulled into the ground and so it loses much of the power, still a single

Australia 6/0   SCJ Broad 1-0-6-0

2.1

Broad to Gilchrist, FOUR, short and wide, Gilchrist slashes and a thick top edge flies over the grasp of the leaping Prior

2.2

Broad to Gilchrist, 1 leg bye, he goes to pull, misses, the ball thuds into his body and drops almost at his feet , Hayden calls him through

2.3

Broad to Hayden, FOUR, another full-bodied slash flies wide and high past Prior

2.4

Broad to Hayden, no run, fuller, Hayden forced back and he drives to mid-off who is closer to prevent the single

2.5

Broad to Hayden, 1 run, short and pulled behind square, Maddy hurtles round and slides to cut off the ball in the deep

2.6

Broad to Gilchrist, no run, firm drive to mid-off

Australia 22/0   SCJ Broad 2-0-15-0

11.1

Broad to Ponting, 1 run, finds some left and Ponting jumps up to play back down

11.2

Broad to Hayden, 1 run, pushed through midwicket for an easy single

11.3

Broad to Ponting, 1 run, driven out straight to long-on for another easy single

11.4

Broad to Hayden, FOUR, down the track and pulled hard in front of midwicket, bringing up the hundred in dominant style

11.5

Broad to Hayden, no run, down the track for an easy drive to mid-on

11.6

Broad to Hayden, 1 run, straight and with enough room to pull through midwicket

Australia 104/1   SCJ Broad 3-0-23-0
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South Africa v India at Durban - 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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