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)

Gillespie to Sehwag, FOUR, poor line, poor length, outside off and Sehwag throws his bat at it, the ball flies off the face of the bat to the cover boundary

India 9/0   V Sehwag 5* (2b 1x4)   MR Gillespie 0.1-0-5-0

Gillespie to Sehwag, FOUR, strays off line, drifts towards the pads, Sehwag flicks this away on one leg to the right of fine leg, Bond dives in vain near the fence

India 19/0   V Sehwag 15* (7b 2x4 1x6)   MR Gillespie 1-0-15-0

Bond to Gambhir, FOUR, Bond panics, lands this one outside off, gambhir gets on his knees and slashes this over the slips

India 29/0   G Gambhir 13* (8b 1x4 1x6)   SE Bond 1.3-0-14-0

Bond to Gambhir, FOUR, Bond struggles with his line again, too full and wide, Gambhir gets forward and lofts this over cover

India 33/0   G Gambhir 17* (9b 2x4 1x6)   SE Bond 1.4-0-18-0

Bond to Gambhir, FOUR, superb stuff! overpitched, waiting to be driven, Gambhir gets forward and launches into a lovely cover drive, beats everyone

India 37/0   G Gambhir 21* (11b 3x4 1x6)   SE Bond 2-0-22-0

Gillespie to Gambhir, FOUR, full, outside off and Gambhir throws his bat at it, the thick outside edge beats McCullum by a mile

India 44/0   G Gambhir 26* (13b 4x4 1x6)   MR Gillespie 1.4-0-22-0

Patel to Sehwag, FOUR, bad start for patel, full, outside off and Sehwag slams this on the front foot past cover and point

India 51/0   V Sehwag 21* (10b 3x4 1x6)   JS Patel 0.1-0-4-0

Patel to Sehwag, FOUR, backs away to the leg stump and Sehwag executes a brutal slice, the ball goes airborne to third man

India 55/0   V Sehwag 25* (11b 4x4 1x6)   JS Patel 0.2-0-8-0

Patel to Sehwag, FOUR, charges down the track, Sehwag takes this on the full and launches this to cow corner

India 61/0   V Sehwag 30* (13b 5x4 1x6)   JS Patel 0.5-0-14-0

Oram to Gambhir, FOUR, welcome Mr Oram! low full toss, gambhir waits on it and drives this firmly past mid-off

India 71/0   G Gambhir 33* (17b 5x4 1x6)   JDP Oram 0.1-0-4-0

Oram to Sehwag, FOUR, full and close to a yorker outside off, Sehwag waits on it and digs it out past short third man, the superb timing gives no fielder a chance

India 76/0   V Sehwag 40* (15b 6x4 2x6)   JDP Oram 0.3-0-9-0

Patel to Dhoni, FOUR, that's drilled down the ground with a lot of power, Patel bowled it full on off and middle stump, Dhoni waited on the back foot and hammered it straight past the bowler

India 115/3   MS Dhoni 17* (16b 1x4)   JS Patel 1.2-0-25-0

Styris to Dhoni, FOUR, short ball on middle stump, it sits up for Dhoni who swivels and plays the pull with a lot of muscle, he's placed that superbly and the ball races over the midwicket boundary

India 123/4   MS Dhoni 23* (19b 2x4)   SB Styris 2.2-0-16-0

Styris to Karthik, FOUR, superb placement, Styris bowls it full outside off stump, Karthik opens the face and squeezes the ball all along the ground past point for four more

India 128/4   KD Karthik 6* (3b 1x4)   SB Styris 2.4-0-21-0

Styris to Karthik, FOUR, full ball outside the off stump, Karthik leans forward and lifts over extra cover for the third boundary of the over

India 132/5   KD Karthik 10* (5b 2x4)   SB Styris 3-0-25-0

Patel to Pathan, FOUR, this time Pathan gets under the ball and lofts it straight over the bowlers head, Taylor runs to his right and makes a stunning dive but the ball is too far away from him

India 141/5   IK Pathan 7* (8b 1x4)   JS Patel 2.5-0-34-1

Patel to Pathan, FOUR, Pathan steps down the track once again and swings a full toss over deep midwicket, the ball bounces inches inside the boundary

India 145/5   IK Pathan 11* (9b 2x4)   JS Patel 3-0-38-1

Vettori to Karthik, FOUR, dropped, Karthik steps down the pitch and lofts the ball straight to Fulton at long-on who drops an awful sitter, the ball bounces off his hands and rolls to the boundary

India 151/6   KD Karthik 17* (11b 3x4)   DL Vettori 3.5-0-20-3

Gillespie to Harbhajan Singh, FOUR, full and wide outside the off stump, Harbhajan throws his bat at it and places the ball between short third man and backward point for four

India 158/8   Harbhajan Singh 7* (5b 1x4)   MR Gillespie 3-0-32-0

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

India 162/8   S Sreesanth 4* (1b 1x4)   SE Bond 3.1-0-33-0

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

India 167/9   S Sreesanth 9* (4b 2x4)   SE Bond 3.5-0-38-1

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

India 172/9   S Sreesanth 14* (6b 3x4)   MR Gillespie 3.1-0-36-0

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

India 178/9   S Sreesanth 18* (9b 4x4)   MR Gillespie 3.4-0-40-0





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