ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Wicket commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 15th match, Group E

South Africa v England

South Africa won by 19 runs

1.1

Broad to Duminy, OUT, what a start, super delivery, on a length it seamed away and then swung back in, Duminy played a nothing shot and a thin edge was taken by Prior

JP Duminy c †Prior b Broad 0 (5m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

South Africa 8/1   GC Smith 5* (3b 1x4)   SCJ Broad 0.1-0-0-1

4.1

Broad to Smith, OUT, Smith tries to pull but gets a massive top edge, the ball swirls in the twilight, Prior leaves it to Mascarenhas at long leg and he takes it with no alarms

GC Smith c Mascarenhas b Broad 19 (19m 13b 4x4 0x6) SR: 146.15

South Africa 33/2   AB de Villiers 10* (8b 2x4)   SCJ Broad 1.1-0-11-2

5.1

Flintoff to de Villiers, OUT, another loose drive from de Villiers but this time he only succeeds in getting a thin edge and Prior leaps around like Zeberdee as he takes the catch

AB de Villiers c †Prior b Flintoff 18 (18m 14b 4x4 0x6) SR: 128.57

South Africa 42/3   JM Kemp 0* (0b)   A Flintoff 1.1-0-5-1

13.3

Schofield to Boucher, OUT, driven up to long-on, Pietersen didn't have to move, three yards inside the boundary

MV Boucher c Pietersen b Schofield 29 (27m 29b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

South Africa 91/4   JM Kemp 19* (21b 1x6)   CP Schofield 2.3-0-13-1

14.1

Anderson to Pollock, OUT, wheels coming off a touch, here, Pollock shaped to hook, Prior hanging on with ease, not having to move too much to take the ball

SM Pollock c †Prior b Anderson 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

South Africa 91/5   JM Kemp 19* (24b 1x6)   JM Anderson 3.1-0-19-1

15.1

Mascarenhas to Kemp, OUT, another pull which doesn't come off and skies high. Now, Prior did very well there to make the call in a sea of fielders, and cut right through them to take a difficult catch, leaping forward at the last second

JM Kemp c †Prior b Mascarenhas 21 (39m 27b 0x4 1x6) SR: 77.77

South Africa 94/6   JA Morkel 1* (3b)   AD Mascarenhas 2.1-0-14-1

18.1

Broad to Philander, OUT, the ball pitches outside off; Philander, looking to pull, goes down on one knee and drags an inside edge on to off-stump

VD Philander b Broad 6 (13m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 85.71

South Africa 133/7   JA Morkel 33* (14b 1x4 4x6)   SCJ Broad 3.1-0-25-3

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   JJ van der Wath 9* (5b 1x4)   A Flintoff 4-0-23-2
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South Africa v India at Durban - Sep 20, 2007
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Bangladesh v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
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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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