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)

6.1

Mascarenhas to Hayden, 1 run, Hayden down on one knee before the bowler had let go of the ball, sweeping behind square

6.2

Mascarenhas to Gilchrist, 1 run, cut to deep point

6.3

Mascarenhas to Hayden, 1 run, heaved by Hayden back over the bowler, not middled so it falls 10 yards short of the rope, Broad round from long-on to field

6.4

Mascarenhas to Gilchrist, 1 run, Gilchrist makes width and cuts

6.5

Mascarenhas to Hayden, FOUR, too short, too wide and pulled off the front foot behind square on the leg side

6.6

Mascarenhas to Hayden, no run, driven hard but not timed and it bounces back to a relieved Mascarenhas

Australia 69/0   AD Mascarenhas 1-0-8-0

9.1

Mascarenhas to Ponting, 1 run, driven, he aimed into the on side but it ended up heading to mid-off

9.2

Mascarenhas to Hayden, SIX, in the slot and a bullying thump over wide long-on, flat and it flew like a tracer bullet

9.3

Mascarenhas to Hayden, FOUR, a reverse sweep which he doesn't really get hold of but it goes fine off his gloves and they all count

9.4

Mascarenhas to Hayden, 1 run, full, rasping drive to long-off, Hayden walks the single

9.5

Mascarenhas to Ponting, 1 run, quick single off a defensive push into the off side

9.6

Mascarenhas to Hayden, 1 run, another easy single into the leg side, the batsmen barely had to break into a sweat ...which sums up Australia's easy progress

Australia 94/1   AD Mascarenhas 2-0-22-0
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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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