ICC World Twenty20, 21st Match, Group E: England v India at Durban, Sep 19, 2007
ICC World Twenty20 - 21st match, Group E
India won by 18 runs
Played at Kingsmead, Durban (neutral venue)
19 September 2007 - night match (20-over match)
0.4

Sreesanth to Solanki, no run, straight as you like, forcing the defensive

0.5

Sreesanth to Solanki, 1 run, on middle, short enough to be worked into midwicket for a single

England 2/0   VS Solanki 1* (2b)
1.3

Singh to Solanki, FOUR, cut off the back foot just in front of point

1.4

Singh to Solanki, no run, movement away, Solanki comes over, takes a sniff and watches the ball fly harmlessly through

1.5

Singh to Solanki, no run, short and straight, pulled in front of square for a quick single which Singh collects

1.6

Singh to Solanki, 1 run, short and a rising delivery, cut in front of point for another single

England 11/0   VS Solanki 6* (6b 1x4)
2.1

Sreesanth to Solanki, no run, straight, and there was no room to hide and only one thing to do: defend

2.2

Sreesanth to Solanki, 1 run, driven out to a straight mid-on for a quick single

2.5

Sreesanth to Solanki, 1 run, more width, Solanki waits and cuts down to third man

England 18/0   VS Solanki 8* (9b 1x4)
3.3

Singh to Solanki, FOUR, short and Solanki was into position quickly, pulling the ball over midwicket

3.4

Singh to Solanki, 1 run, driven out to a straight long-off for a comfortable single

3.6

Singh to Solanki, no run, splayed behind square this time

England 30/0   VS Solanki 13* (12b 2x4)
4.5

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, FOUR, calamity. RP Singh trips at third man on his way to trying to catch a huge top edge. He can only make a fumbling, desperate grope at the ball as it rejects his advances to fly on its merry way through. RP checks his studs afterwards

4.6

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, SIX, over wide long-on

England 45/0   VS Solanki 23* (14b 3x4 1x6)
5.5

Pathan to Solanki, no run, staying over, wideish, and pushed forward

5.6

Pathan to Solanki, FOUR, drags it a touch short, but room enough for Solanki to cut away off the back foot for a well-hit four in front of point

England 57/1   VS Solanki 27* (16b 4x4 1x6)
6.2

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 1 run, on off again, pulled away in front of square

6.4

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 2 leg byes, on leg, swept very fine to a straight long leg

6.5

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 1 run, uses his feet and meets the ball at what becomes half-volley length, driving it out straight to long-on

England 63/1   VS Solanki 29* (19b 4x4 1x6)
7.1

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, no run, innocent delivery, outside off, Solanki tries the cut, is nowhere near it and a dot results

7.2

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, 2 runs, low full toss and RP Singh's studs don't give out this time as he does well to meet the straight swipe at long-on

7.3

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, 1 run, dropped. Easy chance to Yuvraj at gully off the back foot

7.5

Joginder Sharma to Solanki, 1 run, an easy single eased out to mid-off

England 70/1   VS Solanki 33* (23b 4x4 1x6)
8.1

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, FOUR, short, outside off, and pulled high and in front of midwicket

8.2

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 1 run, driven out to cover for an easy single

8.4

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 1 run, driven out to cover now

8.6

Harbhajan Singh to Solanki, 1 run, doesn't quite come out as Singh was hoping, a leg-side full toss which is missed out on, with a tame flap to deep backward square leg

England 83/1   VS Solanki 40* (27b 5x4 1x6)
9.1

Sreesanth to Solanki, 1 run, takes some of the pace off it first up, but Solanki is vigilant, driving back out to deep extra cover

9.6

Sreesanth to Solanki, 1 run, hit up towards the covers

England 94/1   VS Solanki 42* (29b 5x4 1x6)
10.1

Pathan to Solanki, 1 run, Solanki makes room and steers into the gap in the covers

10.3

Pathan to Solanki, OUT, at last, India hold a catch! Solanki made room again, and swished up and over the off side. This time he couldn't get enough bat on it, and mid-off circled for an eternity before clinging onto a comfortable chance

VS Solanki c Sharma b Pathan 43 (41m 31b 5x4 1x6) SR: 138.70

England 96/2   VS Solanki 43 (31b 5x4 1x6)
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