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)

8.1

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run, good length on off stump, defended on the front foot

8.2

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run, Philander teases him with a delivery at driveable length outside off, the batsman sticks his bat out and withdraws

8.3

Philander to Alok Kapali, 1 run, good length outside off, pushed to the off side

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   VD Philander 1-0-13-0

10.1

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run, Short of length, hurtling through the zone outside off stump, play and a miss

10.2

Philander to Alok Kapali, 4 leg byes, slipping down the leg side, Kapali tries to glance it away, instead gets four leg byes. He is not going to complain.

10.3

Philander to Alok Kapali, 1 run, short in lengthm, on the off stump, pushed to extra cover

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

10.5

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run, length delivery on the off stump line, defended back down the track

10.6

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run

Bangladesh 101/6   VD Philander 2-0-14-1

12.1

Philander to Alok Kapali, no run, Full and outside off stump, another wild swing and a miss. Bangladesh players don't like those miserly singles, do they?

12.2

Philander to Alok Kapali, 1 run, short in length, poked to the on side

12.3

Philander to Farhad Reza, no run, in the zone outside off, holds its line, pushes inside the line and is beaten

12.4

Philander to Farhad Reza, no run, this time he shoulders arms to a delivery going through the corridor outside off

12.5

Philander to Farhad Reza, no run, on a length, outside off, Reza stays back to guide it to point

12.6

Philander to Farhad Reza, no run, ah! another swing and a miss to a length delivery outside off stump

Bangladesh 104/6   VD Philander 3-0-15-1

17.1

Philander to Farhad Reza, SIX, Reza goes downtown. He clears the front foot and carves a length delivery over long-on

17.2

Philander to Farhad Reza, OUT, Six and then out. Again tries to flat bat a short-of-length delivery over the bowler's head, gets a top edge to mid-off where Philanders back pedals to take the catch behind his head.

Farhad Reza c Kemp b Philander 19 (24m 21b 0x4 2x6) SR: 90.47

17.3

Philander to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, full in length, driven to cover

17.4

Philander to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, on the off and middle line, pushed to the off side

17.5

Philander to Mushfiqur Rahim, 1 run, gets off the strike with a push to extra cover

17.6

Philander to Abdur Razzak, 1 run, full-pitched on the off stump line, driven to mid-off

Bangladesh 133/8   VD Philander 4-0-23-2
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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
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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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