ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 16th match, Group F

Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Pakistan won by 33 runs

2.6

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, SIX, Sangakkara steps down the track and moves towards leg to make room, he frees his arms and throws his bat at a length delivery and slashes it over the backward point boundary

Sri Lanka 15/2   KC Sangakkara 8* (5b 1x6)   Mohammad Asif 2-0-14-1

5.6

Sohail Tanvir to Jayawardene, SIX, Jayawardene backs away towards leg stump, Tanvir follows him with a full ball and Jayawardene flicks off his pads over the long-leg boundary, the ball is superbly caught but by a spectator in the stands

Sri Lanka 49/3   DPMD Jayawardene 17* (16b 1x4 1x6)   Sohail Tanvir 3-0-20-1

6.3

Mohammad Asif to Silva, SIX, Asif bowls a short ball, Silva stands his ground and pulls, the top edge flies over Akmal's head and goes all the way, this is an expensive over from Asif

Sri Lanka 64/3   LPC Silva 15* (7b 2x4 1x6)   Mohammad Asif 3.3-0-40-2

11.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, SIX, Hafeez tosses the ball up a little, Dilshan gets underneath it and lofts the ball cleanly over the deep square leg boundary, that went miles in the air

Sri Lanka 101/4   TM Dilshan 9* (6b 1x6)   Mohammad Hafeez 2.5-0-24-0

18.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, SIX, full toss on middle stump, Dilshan swings and swings hard, he connects finally and sends the ball flying over deep square leg, that's the 150th six of the tournament

Sri Lanka 137/7   TM Dilshan 26* (25b 2x6)   Mohammad Hafeez 3.2-0-32-0

18.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, SIX, Dilshan gets down on one knee and slog sweeps another one over deep bckward square leg

Sri Lanka 143/7   TM Dilshan 32* (26b 3x6)   Mohammad Hafeez 3.3-0-38-0

18.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, SIX, dropped and six! Younis Khan drops the slog sweep on the boundary and the ball bounces off his hands and goes over the ropes

Sri Lanka 150/7   TM Dilshan 38* (27b 4x6)   Mohammad Hafeez 3.4-0-45-0
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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Sep 17, 2007

Younis Khan was Man-of-the-Match for his 51 off 35 balls and two catches, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 17, 2007

Younis Khan was Man-of-the-Match for his 51 off 35 balls and two catches

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Sep 17, 2007

Tillakaratne Dilshan hit four sixes in his knock of 38, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Johannesburg, September 17, 2007

Tillakaratne Dilshan hit four sixes in his knock of 38

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