ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 13th match, Group E

India v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 10 runs

12.6

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 wide, wide outside off stump, lots of turn there but it's a wide

12.6

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, played off the pads to long leg where Agarkar does the fielding

New Zealand 94/5   JDP Oram 1* (1b)

13.1

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, FOUR, Oram pushes hard at the ball off the front foot and gets an inside edge that flies over middle stump and runs down to the fine-leg boundary

13.2

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, 1 run, the leading edge runs through cover point for a single

13.5

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, 1 run, driven through cover point for one more

New Zealand 103/5   JDP Oram 7* (4b 1x4)

14.2

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, FOUR, superb stroke! Harbhajan comes round the wicket and bowls a full toss on off stump, Oram leans forward and plays a very fine reverse sweep that runs to the third-man boundary

14.3

Harbhajan Singh to Oram, 1 run, defended towards backward point and they run a very quick single

New Zealand 110/5   JDP Oram 12* (6b 2x4)

15.1

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, SIX, massive six! Oram skips down the track, gets to the pitch of Yuvraj's slow delivery and lofts him handsomely over deep midwicket

15.2

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, SIX, and again! This time Oram takes it on the full and smashes it flat over the long-on boundary, New Zealand are turning it on

15.3

Yuvraj Singh to Oram, 1 run, played off the pads behind square leg, Yuvraj bowled that much quicker and flatter

New Zealand 125/5   JDP Oram 25* (9b 2x4 2x6)

16.1

Agarkar to Oram, 2 runs, dropped! Oram pounced on a length delivery and smashes the pull straight to Karthik at square leg who drops a simple catch, that was hit hard but it flew straight to Karthik

16.2

Agarkar to Oram, 1 run, pushed towards mid-on for a single

16.4

Agarkar to Oram, 1 run, well bowled, the yorker outside off stump, Oram tries to smash it but gets an inside edge towards Dhoni's right, McMillan calls for the single

New Zealand 142/5   JDP Oram 29* (12b 2x4 2x6)

17.4

Sreesanth to Oram, no run, full toss outside off stump, Oram had backed away to make room and was too far away from the ball to play a shot

17.5

Sreesanth to Oram, SIX, this time he does play a shot at a wide one outside off stump, Oram flays his arms at the full toss and slices it over the third-man boundary

17.6

Sreesanth to Oram, OUT, caught in the deep! Oram backs away and hits a short-of-a-length ball with a flat bat straight to RP Singh at long off, Oram walks back after causing considerable damage

JDP Oram c Singh b Sreesanth 35 (20m 15b 2x4 3x6) SR: 233.33

New Zealand 164/6   JDP Oram 35 (15b 2x4 3x6)
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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