ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 11th match, Group C

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

5.2

Fernando to Fulton, SIX, short in length, on the off and middle, Fulton plays a lovely pull shot over deep midwicket. That kept travelling.

New Zealand 32/2   PG Fulton 7* (4b 1x6)   CRD Fernando 2.2-0-18-2

6.6

Vaas to Fulton, SIX, poor ball, Vaas strays down leg side and Fulton stands tall and flicks it off his pads over the long leg boundary, he's using his leverage superbly

New Zealand 51/2   PG Fulton 19* (9b 1x4 2x6)   WPUJC Vaas 4-0-27-0

8.5

Wijekoon to Taylor, SIX, low full toss, right in the slot, swung over midwicket

New Zealand 73/2   LRPL Taylor 22* (11b 2x4 1x6)   G Wijekoon 0.5-0-14-0

10.3

Wijekoon to Taylor, SIX, low full-toss, on the middle stump line, whacked over deep midwicket.

New Zealand 94/2   LRPL Taylor 34* (17b 2x4 2x6)   G Wijekoon 1.3-0-29-0

15.1

Wijekoon to Taylor, SIX, Smack! Ross Taylor gets down on one knee, picks the line of the ball and crashes it over midwicket. That's a strong hit

New Zealand 124/5   LRPL Taylor 51* (30b 2x4 3x6)   G Wijekoon 2.1-0-36-1

16.4

Malinga to Oram, SIX, Oram does his thing! Malinga striving for the yorker. Oram gives himself some room and clatters the ball back down the ground, over Malinga's head for maximum

New Zealand 136/5   JDP Oram 16* (9b 1x4 1x6)   SL Malinga 2.4-0-17-0

19.3

Wijekoon to Oram, SIX, fullish, outside the off, a bit of room from the batsman backing away to leg and that is clouted over point

New Zealand 161/6   JDP Oram 31* (18b 2x4 2x6)   G Wijekoon 3.3-0-47-1
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 15, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene dazzled with his unbeaten 35, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, Group C, Johannesburg, September 15, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene dazzled with his unbeaten 35

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Sep 15, 2007

The grassy embankments at the Wanderers make the perfect setting for a family outing, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, Group C, Johannesburg, September 15, 2007

The grassy embankments at the Wanderers make the perfect setting for a family outing

© S Rajesh

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