ICC World Twenty20 - 12th match, Group C

Afghanistan v South Africa

South Africa won by 59 runs

4.1

Mohammad Nabi to Smith, no run, looped onto a good length, and watchfully defended

4.2

Mohammad Nabi to Smith, OUT, Nabi strikes! Good length again, Smith was drawn into the stroke but was onto the ball early, and sent a spiralling chance down to long-off, where the skipper steadied himself to take a fine catch

GC Smith c Nawroz Mangal b Mohammad Nabi 27 (20m 14b 4x4 1x6) SR: 192.85

4.3

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, no run, short and wide, and cut to point. Straight to the man

4.4

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, 1 run, flicked off the front foot, to midwicket

4.5

Mohammad Nabi to de Villiers, no run, lovely bowling, held its line just outside off stump, and zipped past the edge. No spin on that one

4.6

Mohammad Nabi to de Villiers, 1 run, tidy finish to a tidy over. The brake has duly been applied

South Africa 47/2   Mohammad Nabi 1-0-2-1

6.1

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, 1 run, flogged into the covers off the front foot. A bit of in-drift for Nabi

6.2

Mohammad Nabi to de Villiers, 1 run, wider outside off, and an excellent pouncing stop at point from Hamid

6.3

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, no run, driven up to mid-off

6.4

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, 2 runs, more bounce from a tight line, but Kallis rides it well and dabs a cut down to third man

6.5

Mohammad Nabi to Kallis, 1 run, turn this time from a tight line. Kallis attempts another dab, but this time makes less contact

6.6

Mohammad Nabi to de Villiers, no run, tossed up, dragged forward, met with a defensive bat. Nice over

South Africa 54/2   Mohammad Nabi 2-0-7-1

15.1

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, 1 run, round the wicket, a hint of turn, worked to midwicket

15.2

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, 1 run, onto the front foot, punched to deep cover. Not much more than singles on offer at the moment

15.3

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, 1 run, worked to midwicket. Tight again

15.4

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, no run, low full toss, but smacked hard, back at the bowler

15.5

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, SIX, that's better from Morkel! In the slot for the shot, a full wind-up, and a mighty blow over long-on

15.6

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, 1 run, quicker delivery, pushed to midwicket.

South Africa 106/5   Mohammad Nabi 3-0-17-1

17.1

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, SIX, beautiful strike, arrow-straight back over the bowler's head, and now South Africa are turning it on

17.2

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, 1 run, better delivery, fuller and straight

17.3

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, 1 run, a big wind-up, but not much contact as the ball dribbles out to mid-on

17.4

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, 1 run, in the air briefly, but the ball doesn't carry to midwicket

17.5

Mohammad Nabi to JA Morkel, 1 run, panned out to deep midwicket

17.6

Mohammad Nabi to Duminy, SIX, front foot planted, big swing of the bat, mid-off charged in for the catch, but the mishit still had the legs to carry all the way over the rope!

South Africa 132/5   Mohammad Nabi 4-0-33-1
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May 5, 2010

Hamid Hassan unleashes a massive appeal during his impressive spell, Afghanistan v South Africa, ICC World Twenty20, Bridgetown, May 5, 2010

Hamid Hassan unleashes a massive appeal during his impressive spell

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May 5, 2010

Charl Langeveldt celebrates having bowled Mirwais Ashraf, Afghanistan v South Africa, ICC World Twenty20, Bridgetown, May 5, 2010

Charl Langeveldt celebrates having bowled Mirwais Ashraf

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