ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Wicket commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 16th match, Group F

Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Pakistan won by 33 runs

0.2

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, OUT, caught! Asif pitches just short of a length, Tharanga tries to pull against the angle of the ball and gets a top edge that flies straight to Umar Gul at third man, Pakistan strike and Sri Lanka haven't scored yet

WU Tharanga c Umar Gul b Mohammad Asif 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 0/1   ST Jayasuriya 0* (0b)   Mohammad Asif 0.2-0-0-1

1.1

Sohail Tanvir to Jayasuriya, OUT, bowled him! What a comeback! Tanvir bowls the yorker on off stump, Jayasuriya tries to play across the line and gets clean bowled, Tanvir makes up for his dropped catch and completes a terrible match for Jayasuriya

ST Jayasuriya b Sohail Tanvir 5 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Sri Lanka 5/2   KC Sangakkara 0* (0b)   Sohail Tanvir 0.1-0-0-1

4.5

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, OUT, bowled and how! Sangakkara tries to pull a short of a length ball, he doesn't make contact and gets hit on the pad, the ball bounces off the pad, hits his arms and dislodges a bail, Sangakkara swings his bat in disappointment

KC Sangakkara b Mohammad Asif 18 (21m 10b 2x4 1x6) SR: 180.00

Sri Lanka 35/3   DPMD Jayawardene 6* (12b)   Mohammad Asif 2.5-0-25-2

10.1

Shahid Afridi to Jayawardene, OUT, caught at deep square leg! Jayawardene moves towards the off side and slog sweeps Afridi, Jayawardene doesn't get the distance to clear the boundary and Hafeez takes the catch just inside the boudnary

DPMD Jayawardene c Mohammad Hafeez b Shahid Afridi 28 (38m 27b 2x4 1x6) SR: 103.70

Sri Lanka 88/4   LPC Silva 27* (19b 3x4 1x6)   Shahid Afridi 1.1-0-4-1

12.5

Shahid Afridi to Silva, OUT, bowled by the yorker! Afridi fires the ball in on middle stump, Silva moves across his stumps and tries to play through the leg side, he gets yorked and the ball hits middle stump

LPC Silva b Shahid Afridi 38 (30m 27b 5x4 1x6) SR: 140.74

Sri Lanka 111/5   TM Dilshan 11* (8b 1x6)   Shahid Afridi 2.5-0-15-2

13.3

Umar Gul to Mubarak, OUT, caught! Mubarak goes for the attempted pull once again, the ball hurries on to him from a good length, Mubarak hits the ball with the high part of the bat and lobs a tame catch to Afridi at midwicket, Pakistan are squarely on top

J Mubarak c Shahid Afridi b Umar Gul 0 (3m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 112/6   TM Dilshan 11* (8b 1x6)   Umar Gul 0.3-0-0-1

14.4

Shahid Afridi to Wijekoon, OUT, caught! Wijekoon tries to slog Afridi across the line towards the leg side, he gets a top edge that flies to Hafeez at point who takes an easy catch

G Wijekoon c Mohammad Hafeez b Shahid Afridi 0 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 115/7   TM Dilshan 13* (11b 1x6)   Shahid Afridi 3.4-0-17-3

18.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, OUT, caught! Dilshan tries to hit the fourth six of the over but this time he doesn't get the elevation, Younis sprints to his right, slides and takes an excellent catch on the run

TM Dilshan c Younis Khan b Mohammad Hafeez 38 (33m 28b 0x4 4x6) SR: 135.71

Sri Lanka 150/8   WPUJC Vaas 8* (8b)   Mohammad Hafeez 3.5-0-45-1

19.4

Umar Gul to Malinga, OUT, short ball outside off stump, Malinga backs away and tries to hit it with a flat bat down the ground, he lofts it towards long-off where Younis runs in and takes a well-judged catch

SL Malinga c Younis Khan b Umar Gul 1 (3m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Sri Lanka 155/9   WPUJC Vaas 11* (11b)   Umar Gul 3.4-0-13-2
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 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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