ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 13th match, Group E

India v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 10 runs

6.5

Agarkar to Fulton, SIX, superb timing! on the pads, Fulton stays at the crease and effortlessly scoops it high over midwicket, the ball gets the elevation and lands plenty of rows back

New Zealand 56/1   PG Fulton 11* (13b 1x6)   AB Agarkar 1.5-0-10-0

10.1

Harbhajan Singh to Taylor, SIX, Taylor said that his favourite shot was the slog sweep and he executes it to perfection against Harbhajan's flighted delivery on off stump, that sailed into the midwicket stands

New Zealand 83/2   LRPL Taylor 7* (3b 1x6)   Harbhajan Singh 1.1-0-9-1

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

New Zealand 118/5   JDP Oram 18* (7b 2x4 1x6)   Yuvraj Singh 2.1-0-19-1

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

New Zealand 124/5   JDP Oram 24* (8b 2x4 2x6)   Yuvraj Singh 2.2-0-25-1

15.4

Yuvraj Singh to McMillan, SIX, the third six of the over! McMillan got down on one knee and slog-swept that over the deep backward square leg boundary

New Zealand 131/5   CD McMillan 14* (12b 1x6)   Yuvraj Singh 2.4-0-32-1

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

New Zealand 151/5   CD McMillan 30* (18b 1x4 2x6)   S Sreesanth 2.1-0-24-0

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

New Zealand 157/5   CD McMillan 36* (19b 1x4 3x6)   S Sreesanth 2.2-0-30-0

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

New Zealand 164/5   JDP Oram 35* (14b 2x4 3x6)   S Sreesanth 2.5-0-37-0

18.5

Agarkar to McMillan, SIX, massive! Agarkar bowls a very short ball, McMillan top-edges a pull and sends the ball sailing over the fine-leg boundary

New Zealand 185/6   CD McMillan 43* (21b 1x4 4x6)   AB Agarkar 3.5-0-40-0
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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