ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 13th match, Group E

India v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 10 runs

18.1

Bond to Sreesanth, FOUR, length ball outside off stump, Sreesanth steps forward and flat-bats it past mid-off for four, Bond needs to be fuller

18.2

Bond to Sreesanth, no run, that was in the slot outside off stump but Sreesanth backed away and tried to slog it over midwicket rather than through the off side, he doesn't make contact

18.3

Bond to Sreesanth, 1 run, he backs away again and plays it to Vettori at cover

18.5

Bond to Sreesanth, FOUR, edged down to third man for another boundary, Bond has been expensive once again

18.6

Bond to Sreesanth, 1 run, played towards backward point with an open face

India 168/9   S Sreesanth 10* (5b 2x4)

19.1

Gillespie to Sreesanth, FOUR, that's four of them, Sreesanth backs away to a full toss and gets a thick outside edge that runs fine down to third man

19.2

Gillespie to Sreesanth, 2 leg byes, full ball from round the wicket hits Sreesanth on the boot, the ball runs towards third man for two leg byes

19.3

Gillespie to Sreesanth, no run, Sreesanth charges down the pitch and Gillespie responds with a full ball outside off that squeezes under Sreesanth's outstretched bat

19.4

Gillespie to Sreesanth, FOUR, Sreesanth charges again and edges another ball past McCullum for four more

19.5

Gillespie to Sreesanth, 1 run, barring a no-ball, New Zealand have won it, Gillespie bowls a full toss on off stump that Sreesanth can only hit to Vettori at cover

India 179/9   S Sreesanth 19* (10b 4x4)
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 16, 2007

Dinesh Karthik misses a sweep while Brendon McCullum looks on, India v New Zealand, Group E, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 16, 2007

Dinesh Karthik misses a sweep while Brendon McCullum looks on

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Sep 16, 2007

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is run out despite a desperate dive, India v New Zealand, Group E, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 16, 2007

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is run out despite a desperate dive

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