ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 15th match, Group E

South Africa v England

South Africa won by 19 runs

14.3

Anderson to JA Morkel, no run, bouncer greets Morkel - he ducks under without alarm

14.4

Anderson to JA Morkel, no run, inside edges off the back foot down towards his toes - no danger of rolling towards the sticks

14.5

Anderson to JA Morkel, 1 run, worked out square for a quick single

South Africa 93/5   JA Morkel 1* (3b)

15.2

Mascarenhas to JA Morkel, 1 run, a quick single

15.4

Mascarenhas to JA Morkel, SIX, a huge strike over midwicket... and over the crowd. That is massive "Into the brewery, full pint!" laughs David Lloyd

15.5

Mascarenhas to JA Morkel, 1 run, worked into the on-side

South Africa 103/6   JA Morkel 9* (6b 1x6)

16.2

Flintoff to JA Morkel, no run, moves away, big hook, misses completely

16.3

Flintoff to JA Morkel, 1 run, across him this time

16.5

Flintoff to JA Morkel, FOUR, backs away and gives himself plenty of room on leg to drive that on the up over extra cover

16.6

Flintoff to JA Morkel, no run, round the wicket, and a great delivery rounds off the over, up there and on off

South Africa 112/6   JA Morkel 14* (10b 1x4 1x6)

17.2

Schofield to JA Morkel, 1 run, Collingwood goes for the one over his head, while Shah was running in towards it - it was his catch. Collingwood apologises

17.4

Schofield to JA Morkel, SIX, down on one knee and bashes over midwicket

17.5

Schofield to JA Morkel, SIX, same again - and same again

17.6

Schofield to JA Morkel, SIX, goes straight this time - over long-on

South Africa 133/6   JA Morkel 33* (14b 1x4 4x6)

18.3

Broad to JA Morkel, 1 run, deliberate full toss, the batsman fends his hands higher and jabs his glove down on it, the ball moving down to gully for a quick single

18.4

Broad to JA Morkel, FOUR, on leg and pulled exceptionally hard through square

18.5

Broad to JA Morkel, no run, full and wide, crashes a cut down into the ground

18.6

Broad to JA Morkel, FOUR, full toss and flatbatted high in the air to Schofield on the long-on boundary who fluffs with one hand, the ball then bounces and moves on to the rope. Broad is a man unamused

South Africa 145/7   JA Morkel 42* (18b 3x4 4x6)

19.2

Flintoff to JA Morkel, 1 run, round the wicket, full and straight, the left hander backs away to carve straight to cover

19.6

Flintoff to JA Morkel, OUT, Snape takes the catch at cover to round off the innings - a decent effort, running round and diving forward, completing the move with a roll

JA Morkel c Snape b Flintoff 43 (27m 20b 3x4 4x6) SR: 215.00

South Africa 154/8   JA Morkel 43 (20b 3x4 4x6)
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

Johan van der Wath removes Andrew Flintoff , Group E, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 16, 2007

Johan van der Wath removes Andrew Flintoff

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Sep 16, 2007

Shaun Pollock hurdles the stumps to celebrate his dismissal of Paul Collingwood, Group E, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 16, 2007

Shaun Pollock hurdles the stumps to celebrate his dismissal of Paul Collingwood

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