ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 12th match, Group A

South Africa v Bangladesh

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

7.4

van der Wath to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, beaten! Mortaza pokes at one outside the off stump

7.5

van der Wath to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, rush of blood for Mortaza, short of a length outside off, Mortaza has a wild swish outside off, his feet nowhere to be seen

7.6

van der Wath to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, backs away to the leg side and another wild swish, what's going on here?

Bangladesh 78/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 0* (3b)

8.4

Philander to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, Mortaza doesn;t let up, steps awaym swings and misses it again, his eyes are elsewhere

8.5

Philander to Mashrafe Mortaza, SIX, this time he makes contact and how! the length is closer to middle, Mortaza swings, the ball gets the meat of the bat and sails over long-on

8.6

Philander to Mashrafe Mortaza, SIX, and again! Mortaza backs away, swings, aims over extra cover and times it well enough to sail over the rope

Bangladesh 91/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 12* (6b 2x6)

9.6

M Morkel to Mashrafe Mortaza, no run, swings and Mortaza misses again

Bangladesh 96/5   Mashrafe Mortaza 12* (7b 2x6)

10.4

Philander to Mashrafe Mortaza, OUT, Stunner from Duminy. Mortaza plays another one of his tennis forehand drives - backing away to the leg-side - and ends up scooping it up over extra cover. Duminy rushes back and dives to hold on to a very difficult chance

Mashrafe Mortaza c Duminy b Philander 12 (13m 8b 0x4 2x6) SR: 150.00

Bangladesh 101/6   Mashrafe Mortaza 12 (8b 2x6)
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

Morne Morkel player portrait, South Africa v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 15, 2007

Morne Morkel player portrait

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Sep 15, 2007

Justin Kemp step outs and hits a boundary through the off side, South Africa v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 15, 2007

Justin Kemp step outs and hits a boundary through the off side

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