ICC World Twenty20, 13th Match, Group E: India v New Zealand at Johannesburg, Sep 16, 2007
ICC World Twenty20 - 13th match, Group E
New Zealand won by 10 runs
Played at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg (neutral venue)
16 September 2007 (20-over match)
0.1

Sreesanth to Vincent, 1 leg bye, starts with a short of a length ball on middle stump, the ball catches Vincent high on the pads, rolls to the off side, they take a single

0.2

Sreesanth to McCullum, 1 run, drifts on the pads, keeps it short of a length, McCullum works it to the on side

0.3

Sreesanth to Vincent, no run, good length, outside off and just shaping away, Vincent respects the bowler and lets it go

0.4

Sreesanth to Vincent, 1 run, good length on off stump, cuts in a little, Vincent gets his foot forwads, nudges it with soft hands to point, sets off for a run

0.5

Sreesanth to McCullum, no run, angled away from the right-hander, left alone to Dhoni

0.6

Sreesanth to McCullum, FOUR, outside edge, the batsman opens the face of the bat and glides it down to third man intentionally, third man was too square to cut that off

New Zealand 7/0   S Sreesanth 1-0-6-0
2.1

Sreesanth to McCullum, FOUR, full, on off stump and waiting to be driven, McCullum does just that and beats mid-off

2.2

Sreesanth to McCullum, no run, good length on off and middle, McCullum goes back and defends back to the bowler

2.3

Sreesanth to McCullum, no run, Sreesanth brings the length a little fuller, gets it to shape away after pitching, McCullum lets it go

2.4

Sreesanth to McCullum, FOUR, lovely timing! good length outside off and shaping away, McCullum gets forward, opens the face and drives it sweetly past cover

2.5

Sreesanth to McCullum, FOUR, this one bisects the arc between mid-off and cover, Sreesanth gives him a little too much width and McCullum accepts the offering, gets his feet nicely to the pitch of the ball and drives

2.6

Sreesanth to McCullum, no run, left alone safely to the keeper

New Zealand 23/1   S Sreesanth 2-0-18-0
17.1

Sreesanth to McMillan, SIX, he begins with a slower ball but the short length allowed McMillan plenty of time to wait for it and smash it straight back over the bowler's head, that six was measured at 94 meters

17.2

Sreesanth to McMillan, SIX, huge hit! Sreesanth came round the wicket and bowled it full, McMillan got his front foot out of the way and lofted it over deep midwicket

17.3

Sreesanth to McMillan, 1 run, McMillan tries to make it a hat-trick but his attempted loft over cover hits a thick outside edge and flies to deep point

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   S Sreesanth 3-0-37-1
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