ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 10th match, Group D

India v Pakistan

Match tied (India won the bowl-out)

7.1

Agarkar to Salman Butt, 2 runs, strays on to the pads, Butt flicks to Karthik at deep backward square leg

7.2

Agarkar to Salman Butt, OUT, caught! Agarkar gets one to bounce sharply from a good length, Butt gets caught on the back foot and tries to run it down to third man, he gets an edge that's comfortably taken by Dhoni

Salman Butt c †Dhoni b Agarkar 17 (32m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 68.00

7.3

Agarkar to Younis Khan, 1 run, good length ball outside off stump, Younis gets off the mark by running it down to third man

7.4

Agarkar to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, too short from Agarkar, Akmal swivels and pulls it to deep square leg, there's a fielder in the deep now, after Akmal hit RP Singh in that area

7.5

Agarkar to Younis Khan, no run, pushed to point off the front foot, Younis sets off for the run and then sends Akmal back, Yuvraj picks up but lobs the ball towards the bowler's end, that could have been a run-out

7.6

Agarkar to Younis Khan, 1 run, driven off the front foot to deep cover

Pakistan 47/2   AB Agarkar 1-0-5-1

9.1

Agarkar to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, just a fraction short from Agarkar but that's all Malik needs to swivel and pull all along the ground for four, superb shot

9.2

Agarkar to Shoaib Malik, no run, driven off the back foot towards point where Yuvraj moves to his right and fields, he's in excellent form

9.3

Agarkar to Shoaib Malik, no run, Malik tries to run one fine towards third man but gets beaten

9.4

Agarkar to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, good length ball outside the off stump, Malik opens the face and guides the ball towards third man

9.5

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, played past backward point for a single, Misbah's off the mark

9.6

Agarkar to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length ball angles into Malik who waits on the back foot and defends towards the off side

Pakistan 53/4   AB Agarkar 2-0-11-1

16.1

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, good length ball outside the off stump, Misbah tries to cut but gets beaten

16.2

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, cut down to third man for a single

16.3

Agarkar to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, dropped! Afridi tried to pull a ball that wasn;t that short and skied the top edge, Agarkar stopped in his follow through, turned and went for the catch, Harbhajan was running towards it from mid-off but agarkar went for it and couldn't hold on, you can't afford to drop Afridi

16.4

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, smashed straight back over the bowler's head for four, awesome power

16.5

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, played past pint for a single

16.6

Agarkar to Shahid Afridi, no run, Afridi backs away and tries to smash it over the cover boundary but misses, the ball misses the stumps by very little

Pakistan 100/5   AB Agarkar 3-0-18-1

18.1

Agarkar to Yasir Arafat, FOUR, too short from Agarkar and that's pulled away to the midwicket boundary, that's the wrong length from Agarkar

18.2

Agarkar to Yasir Arafat, 2 runs, full ball outside the off stump, driven to Sehwag at deep cover, his throw is poor and the batsmen take two

18.3

Agarkar to Yasir Arafat, FOUR, length once again from Agarkar and he gets dispatched to the wide long-on boundary once again, that shot had a lot of power

18.4

Agarkar to Yasir Arafat, 1 run, Arafat throws his bat at it again, trying to hit Agarkar over cover but gets an outside edge to third man

18.5

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, clever shot, Misbah moves to the off side and chips a full ball over the fielder at short fine leg, Pakistan are on fire at the moment

18.6

Agarkar to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, full ball outside the off stump, driven to deep cover for two more, huge over for Pakistan, 17 from it

Pakistan 130/6   AB Agarkar 4-0-35-1
Tournament Results
India v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Sep 24, 2007
India won by 5 runs
Australia v India at Durban - Sep 22, 2007
India won by 15 runs
New Zealand v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 22, 2007
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
South Africa v India at Durban - Sep 20, 2007
India won by 37 runs
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
Australia won by 10 wickets (with 58 balls remaining)
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Photos

Sep 14, 2007

Robin Uthappa takes a bow, India v Pakistan, Group D, ICC World Twenty20, Durban, September 14, 2007

Robin Uthappa takes a bow

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Sep 14, 2007

Mohammad Asif cleans up Virender Sehwag, India v Pakistan, Group D, ICC World Twenty20, Durban, September 14, 2007

Mohammad Asif cleans up Virender Sehwag

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