ICC World Twenty20, 2nd Semi Final: Australia v India at Durban, Sep 22, 2007
ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd semi final
India won by 15 runs
Played at Kingsmead, Durban (neutral venue)
22 September 2007 - night match (20-over match)
14.4

Johnson to Dhoni, 1 run, full and outside the off, driven through cover, Dhoni is under way

14.6

Johnson to Dhoni, no run, fullish and on the stumps, a rare defensive shot as the ball is dabbed to the on side

India 127/3   MS Dhoni 1* (2b)
15.2

Symonds to Dhoni, FOUR, fullish and on the off, it's that trademark whip shot from Dhoni and it's hit so powerfully hard that long-on has no chance

15.3

Symonds to Dhoni, FOUR, here's another one. Slightly short and Dhoni quickly goes back, swivels and pulls in front of square

15.4

Symonds to Dhoni, 1 run, driven down to long-off

India 137/3   MS Dhoni 10* (5b 2x4)
16.1

Lee to Dhoni, 2 runs, full and on the stumps, Dhoni somehow whips out that attempted yorker. The ball goes away down towards long-on. Remarkable shot that

16.2

Lee to Dhoni, 1 run, slower ball this time, Dhoni goes for the pull but does not mis-hit it, the ball is in the air but falls in no man's land

16.5

Lee to Dhoni, 1 run, very full and just slipping down leg, flicked down towards square-leg

India 146/3   MS Dhoni 14* (8b 2x4)
17.1

Clarke to Dhoni, 1 run, full and on the stumps, driven down towards long-on

17.4

Clarke to Dhoni, 1 run, played down towards long off

17.6

Clarke to Dhoni, FOUR, Bang! It's Dhoni time! He gets under this one and whips it with immense power over long-on. It's flat but has enough to go all the way. Big over for India despite the fall of the wicket

India 161/4   MS Dhoni 20* (11b 3x4)
18.3

Bracken to Dhoni, SIX, Huge heave! That is a monstrous blow. Dhoni comes down the pitch and brutally muscles this over midwicket. That is pure power all the way and it clears the ropes

18.4

Bracken to Dhoni, FOUR, slower ball this time, Dhoni waits on it and smacks that behind square on the leg side. That is a cracking shot

18.5

Bracken to Dhoni, 1 run, fullish and on the off, Dhoni hits it hard into the ground and the ball goes down towards long-off

India 173/4   MS Dhoni 31* (14b 4x4 1x6)
19.1

Johnson to Dhoni, 2 runs, short one banged in, good pace, Dhoni comes down the pitch and agriculturally slashes this one, the ball goes over the infield and lands safe

19.2

Johnson to Dhoni, 2 runs, short one banged in once more, again Dhoni comes down the pitch and this time he pulls over the leg side

19.3

Johnson to Dhoni, no run, slightly slower, Dhoni has a swing and a miss, Rohit wants the bye and charges down the pitch, he's sent back, Johnson fields and has a shy but Rohit is back

19.4

Johnson to Dhoni, 1 run, full and straight, good attempted yorker that, Dhoni digs the ball out, Johnson fields in his followthrough as a single is scampered

India 184/4   MS Dhoni 36* (18b 4x4 1x6)
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