result
24th Match, Group E (N), Durban, Sep 20 2007, ICC World Twenty20
153/5
(20 ov, target 154)116/9
India won by 37 runs
player of the match
India INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gautam Gambhir c Smith b Pollock19191930100.00
Virender Sehwag c †Boucher b Ntini11112310100.00
Dinesh Karthik c JA Morkel b Pollock011000.00
Robin Uthappa c Smith b M Morkel1516221193.75
Rohit Sharma not out 50405272125.00
MS Dhoni (c)†run out (Philander)45333941136.36
Irfan Pathan not out 011000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 1, w 8)13
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.65, 86 Mts)153/5
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Gautam Gambhir, 4.4 ov), 2-33 (Dinesh Karthik, 4.6 ov), 3-33 (Virender Sehwag, 5.1 ov), 4-61 (Robin Uthappa, 10.3 ov), 5-146 (MS Dhoni, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock401724.25131000
Makhaya Ntini403017.50135020
Johan van der Wath4043010.7594300
Morne Morkel403218.00124101
Vernon Philander201407.0050020
Albie Morkel201306.5052000
South Africa INNINGS (target: 154 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Herschelle Gibbs lbw b Singh1370033.33
Graeme Smith (c)c Karthik b Singh46101066.67
AB de Villiers lbw b Sreesanth1470025.00
Justin Kemp run out (Sharma)512211041.67
Mark Boucher  b Sreesanth3641694087.80
Shaun Pollock  b Singh011000.00
Albie Morkel  b Singh3637602197.30
Vernon Philander st †Karthik b Harbhajan Singh2530040.00
Johan van der Wath st †Karthik b Harbhajan Singh26100033.33
Morne Morkel not out 1360033.33
Makhaya Ntini not out 42110200.00
Extras(lb 9, w 15)24
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 5.80, 102 Mts)116/9
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Herschelle Gibbs, 1.1 ov), 2-12 (Graeme Smith, 1.4 ov), 3-12 (AB de Villiers, 2.3 ov), 4-30 (Justin Kemp, 5.4 ov), 5-31 (Shaun Pollock, 5.5 ov), 6-100 (Mark Boucher, 16.4 ov), 7-103 (Vernon Philander, 17.4 ov), 8-109 (Albie Morkel, 18.4 ov), 9-111 (Johan van der Wath, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sreesanth402325.75172060
RP Singh401343.25191030
Joginder Sharma402406.00101110
Irfan Pathan401604.00131010
Harbhajan Singh403127.7574000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma
Match numberT20 No. 43
Hours of play (local time)First Session 18:00-19:20, Interval 19:20-19:40, Second Session 19:40-21:00
Match days20 September 2007 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Doctrove
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
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Brian Jerling
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
PointsIndia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • India innings
  • Restricted overs (0-6) : 34/3 (Uthappa 0,R.Sharma 1)
  • India: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (61 balls), Extras 3
  • India: 100 runs in 15.4 overs (98 balls), Extras 10
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 39 balls (RG Sharma 19, MS Dhoni 23, Ex 8)
  • India: 150 runs in 19.6 overs (125 balls), Extras 13
  • Innings Break: India - 153/5 in 20.0 overs (RG Sharma 50, IK Pathan 0)
  • RP Sharma: 50 off 40 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • South Africa innings
  • Restricted Overs (0-6) :(Boucher 7,Morkel 0)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (71 balls), Extras 19
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (MV Boucher 22, JA Morkel 21, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 16.3 overs (110 balls), Extras 22
  • KD Karthik kept wicket after GC Smith was caught (1.5 overs)