ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 14th match, Group F

Australia v Bangladesh

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)

13.4

Clark to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, banged in short on middle stump, pulled to long leg

13.6

Clark to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, low full toss, driven to cover off the front foot

Bangladesh 86/3   Shakib Al Hasan 2* (2b)

14.1

Johnson to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, Shakib backs away and cuts a good length ball past point, Clark runs to his left at third man and fields

14.2

Johnson to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, Shakib tries to cut off the back foot but gets cramped for room and is beaten

14.3

Johnson to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, full ball on off and middle stump, driven through midwicket for one more

Bangladesh 89/3   Shakib Al Hasan 5* (5b)

15.1

Clarke to Shakib Al Hasan, SIX, Shakib gets down on one knee, moves his front foot out of the way and slog-sweeps Clarke over midwicket for the first six of the match, it's been a long time coming

15.2

Clarke to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, Shakib gets off strike with a single

15.4

Clarke to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Shakib once again targets the deep midwicket region and connects superbly with the slog sweep, the ball bounces once before reaching the boundary

15.5

Clarke to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, defended back to the bowler

15.6

Clarke to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, Clarke finishes the over with two dot balls, this one is bowled fast and Shakib once again plays it back to Clarke

Bangladesh 103/3   Shakib Al Hasan 16* (10b 1x4 1x6)

16.3

Lee to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, caught! Shakib backs away and tries to cut but Lee follows him and cramps him for room with a short of a length ball, Shakib gets a thick edge that is taken by Gilchrist

Shakib Al Hasan c †Gilchrist b Lee 16 (13m 11b 1x4 1x6) SR: 145.45

Bangladesh 108/4   Shakib Al Hasan 16 (11b 1x4 1x6)
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

Adam Gilchrist plays a square cut, Australia v Bangladesh, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 16, 2007

Adam Gilchrist plays a square cut

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Sep 16, 2007

Adam Gilchrist watches as the ball sails into the stands, Australia v Bangladesh, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 16, 2007

Adam Gilchrist watches as the ball sails into the stands

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