ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 23rd match, Group F

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

1.1

Sohail Tanvir to Tamim Iqbal, 1 wide, he starts off with a wide outside off stump

1.1

Sohail Tanvir to Tamim Iqbal, no run, excellent length outside the off stump, Tamim gets drawn into the front-foot drive and the ball beats the outside edge

1.2

Sohail Tanvir to Tamim Iqbal, no run, fuller length on off stump, Tamim moves forward and drives to cover, he didn't hit that from the middle of the bat

1.3

Sohail Tanvir to Tamim Iqbal, (no ball) 1 run, Tanvir over-steps and bowls a good length ball on middle stumps, tucked off the pads towards midwicket, free hit coming up, Junaid can't be out in any other way than run out off the next ball

1.3

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 1 no ball, Tanvir tries to bowl the slower ball but lets loose a slow beamer which Junaid ducks under, the free hit will carry over to the next ball

1.3

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, bowled full and straight, Junaid comes down the track and drives back to the bowler

1.4

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, pitches just short of a length on off stump and seams away from the left-hander, Junaid tries to defend on the front foot but gets beaten

1.5

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, defended off the front foot towards Afridi at extra cover

1.6

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, Junaid moves forward and across and tries to hit Tanvir across the line of the ball towards the leg side, he misses and gets hit on the pad but it's too high for an lbw appeal

Bangladesh 14/0   Sohail Tanvir 1-0-4-0

3.1

Sohail Tanvir to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, played with an open face towards third man

3.2

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 1 wide, bowled wide outside off stump

3.2

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, driven towards mid-off off the front foot

3.3

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, Tanvir bowls a full ball on leg stump, Junaid moves towards the off and flicks towards fine leg where Nazir runs to his left and stops the ball with his boot

3.4

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, defended towards cover point off the front foot

3.5

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, Junaid walks down the pitch to a good length ball and hits it into the gap between midwicket and mid-on, he hasn't timed that well but the placement will fetch two

3.6

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, FOUR, excellent shot! Junaid takes a step down, gets to the pitch of the ball and drives between extra cover and mid-off for four, now that was perfectly timed

Bangladesh 27/1   Sohail Tanvir 2-0-14-0

5.1

Sohail Tanvir to Aftab Ahmed, 2 runs, Aftab pulls to square leg for a single, they run the single but a direct hit from Younis at the bowler's end allows the over throw off the ricochet

5.2

Sohail Tanvir to Aftab Ahmed, 1 run, Aftab moves down the track and pulls down to deep backward square leg for a single

5.3

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 2 runs, dropped, Junaid tries to loft a full ball over deep square leg but doesn't hit it well at all, he hits it in the air towards square leg, Nazir is late in getting to the ball and though he makes a valiant dive, he can't quite reach it

5.4

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, SIX, short ball and Junaid makes superb contact with the pull and sends the ball sailing into the midwicket stands

5.5

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, no run, full toss outside off stump, Junaid plays the square drive off the front foot to cover point

5.6

Sohail Tanvir to Junaid Siddique, 2 wides, Tanvir strays down leg side, that's another wide

5.6

Sohail Tanvir to Aftab Ahmed, no run, Aftab tries to flick through the leg side but misses, he gets an inside edge which rolls past the stumps

Bangladesh 51/1   Sohail Tanvir 3-0-27-0
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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Photos

Sep 20, 2007

Imran Nazir swivels on one leg to steer a ball to the on side, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 20, 2007

Imran Nazir swivels on one leg to steer a ball to the on side

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Sep 20, 2007

Mahmudullah appeals after running out Salman Butt, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Group F, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 20, 2007

Mahmudullah appeals after running out Salman Butt

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