Result
1st Semi-Final (N), Ahmedabad, Nov 10 2008, ICL 20-20 Indian Championship
165/7
(18.5/20 ov, target 166)
168/4
Lahore won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Lahore Badshahs
1y
• Cricinfo staff

Vintage Inzamam packs off Chennai

Lahore Badshahs made their second successive ICL final with a masterful performance over Chennai Superstars in Ahmedabad

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Scorecard summary
Chennai Superstars165/7(20 overs)
Lahore Badshahs168/4(18.5 overs)

Lahore Badshahs win with an over to spare and looks to lift the cup this time around

Inzamam is the man of the match

18.5
4
Shabbir Ahmed to Azhar Mahmood, FOUR runs
full-toss on the middle stump, Azhar drives it to long-on for a boundary and picks up a spot in the final for the second consecutive time
18.4
Shabbir Ahmed to Azhar Mahmood, no run
fuller outside the off stump, Azhar swings and misses
18.3
2
Shabbir Ahmed to Azhar Mahmood, 2 runs
fuller on the leg stump, Azhar pushes it to deep midwicket and runs a couple

Azhar Mahmood comes in now

18.2
w
Shabbir Ahmed to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT
fuller and swinging in, Inzamam is looking to glance it away but misses the line and is bowled
Inzamam-ul-Haq b Shabbir Ahmed 62 (50m 33b 8x4 2x6) SR: 187.87
18.1
1
Shabbir Ahmed to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run
outside the off stump, Yousuf steers it away to third man for a single
end of over 1810 runs
LhBsh: 161/3CRR: 8.94 • RRR: 2.50 • Need 5 from 12b
Mohammad Yousuf27 (36)
Inzamam-ul-Haq62 (32)
Ian Harvey3-0-22-0
Rajagopal Sathish4-0-34-2
17.6
1
Harvey to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run
fuller on the middle stump, Yousuf turns it away to fine leg for a single
17.5
Harvey to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
outside the off stump, comes forward and pushes it to cover
17.4
Harvey to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
on the leg stump, Yousuf is looking to turn it away but gets a leading edge to cover
17.3
1
Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run
outside the off stump, Inzamam turns it to leg side and runs across for a single
17.2
4
Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR runs
fuller on the leg stump, Inzamam lofts it away to fine leg for a boundary
17.1
4
Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR runs
fuller on the middle stump, Inzamam lofts it away to deep midwicket for a boundary
end of over 1712 runs
LhBsh: 151/3CRR: 8.88 • RRR: 5.00 • Need 15 from 18b
Mohammad Yousuf26 (33)
Inzamam-ul-Haq53 (29)
Rajagopal Sathish4-0-34-2
Rajamani Jesuraj4-0-34-1
16.6
4
Sathish to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR runs
fuller on the middle stump, Yousuf moves across and lofts it away to long off for a boundary
16.5
Sathish to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
outside off, pushes it to point
16.4
Sathish to Mohammad Yousuf, no run
on the off stump, drives it back to the bowler
16.3
1
Sathish to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run
pushes it to midwicket and runs across for a single
16.2
6
Sathish to Inzamam-ul-Haq, SIX runs
fuller on the leg stump, Inzamam lofts it away to long-on for a huge six and gets to his half-century too
16.1
1
Sathish to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run
fuller outside the off stump, Yousuf drives it to sweeper cover for a single
end of over 169 runs
LhBsh: 139/3CRR: 8.68 • RRR: 6.75 • Need 27 from 24b
Mohammad Yousuf21 (29)
Inzamam-ul-Haq46 (27)
Rajamani Jesuraj4-0-34-1
Rajagopal Sathish3-0-22-2
15.6
1
Jesuraj to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run
outside the off stump, Yousuf steers it away to third man for a single
Best performances - batsmen
Inzamam-ul-Haq
62 runs (33)
8 fours
2 sixes
Control90%
Productive shot
on side drive on front foot
19 runs
3 fours
1 sixes
40201811513
Imran Farhat
45 runs (24)
5 fours
3 sixes
Control62%
Productive shot
off side drive on back foot
11 runs
1 fours
1 sixes
009892512
Best performances - bowlers
Naved-ul-Hasan
O
4
M
0
R
30
W
3
Eco
7.50
Saqlain Mushtaq
O
4
M
0
R
26
W
2
Eco
6.50
Match details
Sardar Vallabhai Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad
TossLahore Badshahs , elected to field first
SeriesICL 20s World Series 2008
Player Of The Match
Inzamam-ul-Haq
Series resultLahore Badshahs advanced
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)19.30 start, First Session 19.30-20.50, Interval 20.50-21.10, Second Session 21.10-22.20
Match days10 November 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
David Brandon
David Orchard
TV Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Erapalli Prasanna