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Match Day

731dThe Bulletin by S Rajesh

Rampant Gayle runs SA to the ground

Chris Gayle lit up the Sawai Mansingh Stadium with a quite spectacular display of power-hitting as West Indies stormed into their second successive Champions Trophy final

731dFazeer Mohammed

Joy in Jaipur

Even with the statutory stutter, West Indies' win over South Africa was as overwhelming as could be anticipated against one of the most formidable and consistent teams in world cricket

731dAnand Vasu

Lara commends team effort

Though Chris Gayle's fabulous hundred was the turning point for the West Indies, their captain Brian Lara insisted the win over South Africa was not about just one man

731dThe Verdict by Dileep Premachandran at Jaipur

Heavyweight Beast

Instead of a seaming pitch and timid batsmen intimidated by theshort stuff, South Africa found themselves up against a man who brooks no answers when in the mood

731dDileep Premachandran in Jaipur

The politics of colour

If Loots Bosman's skin wasn't a golden brown colour, his appearance in themiddle on Thursday afternoon would not have raised any eyebrows

731dAnand Vasu in Jaipur

Gayle the Cool Cat blows South Africa away

At times it appeared as if Chris Gayle was the only man in the stadium, standing in the middle, bathed in light, blasting the ball to all parts; the fielders did not have to move, it seemed not to matter who was bowling or what sort of ball was bowled: it

West Indies 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st154S ChanderpaulCH Gayle
1st42RR SarwanCH Gayle
2nd30CH GayleDJ Bravo
3rd17BC LaraCH Gayle
4th1CH GayleRS Morton
5th18CH GayleMN Samuels

ICC Champions Trophy (ICC KnockOut)

Group A
TeamMWLPTNRR
AUS32140.529
WI32140.009
INDIA31220.482
ENG3122-1.044
Group B
TeamMWLPTNRR
SA32140.767
NZ32140.572
SL3122-0.195
PAK3122-1.107
Qualifying Group
TeamMWLPTNRR
SL33062.672
WI32140.404
BDESH31220.019
ZIM3030-2.927