result
11th Match, Ahmedabad, Oct 19 2008, ICL 20-20 Indian Championship
(19.5/20 ov, target 171)158
Bengal won by 12 runs
player of the match
Rohan Gavaskar
Royal Bengal Tigers
12y
• The Bulletin by Sriram Veera in Hyderabad

Marshall stars in Bengal's victory

Hamish Marshall's polished half-century, and quick contributions from Rohan Gavaskar and Lance Klusener, propelled the Royal Bengal Tigers to 170 for 4, a match-winning total, in Ahmedabad

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Scorecard summary
Royal Bengal Tigers170/4(20 overs)
Mumbai Champs158/10(19.5 overs)

Mumbai Champs have lost by 12 runs and will have a lot of soul searching to do and Royal Bengal Tigers have a clean slate now as they have won three out of three

Rohan Gavaskar is Man of the match

19.5
W
Ahmed to Avinash Yadav, OUT

outside the off stump, Yadav comes down the track and looks to loft it away but is beaten by the away movement and Dasgupta's underhand flick finds the target and he is stumped

Avinash Yadav st †Dasgupta b Ahmed 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0

13 required now

19.4
Ahmed to Avinash Yadav, no run

short outside the eoff stump, Yadav has a swing and misses

13 required now

19.4
1w
Ahmed to Avinash Yadav, 1 wide

wide outside the off stump

19.3
1
Ahmed to Kasprowicz, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Kasper drives it to cover for a single

19.2
W
Ahmed to Iyer, OUT

outside the off stump, Iyer is looking to pull it away and gets a top edge to point, where Rohan takes the catch

Shridhar Iyer c Gavaskar b Ahmed 5 (4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 125

15 required now

19.1
1
Ahmed to Kasprowicz, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Kasper drives it to long off and gets a single

Abu Nechim to bowl the final over and 16 required

end of over 197 runs • 1 wicket
MumCh: 155/8CRR: 8.15 RRR: 16.00 • Need 16 from 6b
Shridhar Iyer5 (3)
Michael Kasprowicz2 (2)
Andre Adams4-0-28-2
Sujay Tarafdar4-0-45-1
18.6
Adams to Iyer, no run

full toss outside the off stump, Iyer drives it to cover and does not get a run

18.5
1
Adams to Kasprowicz, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Kasper drives it to long off for a single

18.4
1
Adams to Iyer, 1 run

on the leg stump, Iyer pushes it to long on for a single

18.3
4
Adams to Iyer, FOUR runs

fuller outside the off stump, Iyer steers it away to point for a boundary

18.2
1
Adams to Kasprowicz, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, pushes it to sweeper cover for a single

Kasprowicz, it is to join Iyer at the crease

18.1
W
Adams to JJ van der Wath, OUT

outside the off stump and struck on the pads. The umpire raises his finger and Van der Wath asks for the referral and surprisingly is given out inspite of being struck outside the off stump. Luck is not with the Mumbai Champs

Johan van der Wath lbw b Adams 35 (19b 1x4 3x6) SR: 184.21
end of over 1823 runs • 1 wicket
MumCh: 148/7CRR: 8.22 RRR: 11.50 • Need 23 from 12b
Johan van der Wath35 (18)
Sujay Tarafdar4-0-45-1
Andre Adams3-0-21-1
17.6
W
Tarafdar to Subhojit Paul, OUT

on the good length on the middle stump, Paul comes down the track and has a wild swing at it and gets a top edge to midwicket, where Eklakh pouches it

Subhojit Paul c Eklak Ahmid b Tarafdar 32 (14b 3x4 2x6) SR: 228.57
17.5
4
Tarafdar to Subhojit Paul, FOUR runs

full on the leg stump, Paul drills it straight down the ground for a boundary

17.4
6
Tarafdar to Subhojit Paul, SIX runs

full toss on the leg stump, Paul lofts it away to long on and Marshall gets his hands onto it but cant time the jump properly as he lobs it over the ropes for a six

17.3
1
Tarafdar to JJ van der Wath, 1 run

fuller on the leg stump, Van der Wath gets an inside edge to fine leg for a single

17.2
6
Tarafdar to JJ van der Wath, SIX runs

short outside the off stump, Van der Wath stands rooted to the crease and pulls it away over deep midwicket for a six

17.1
6
Tarafdar to JJ van der Wath, SIX runs

full toss on the leg stump to begin the over with and Van der Wath lofts it away over long on for a huge six

end of over 1711 runs
MumCh: 125/6CRR: 7.35 RRR: 15.33 • Need 46 from 18b
Johan van der Wath22 (15)
Subhojit Paul22 (11)
Andre Adams3-0-21-1
Upul Chandana3-0-26-1
16.6
1
Adams to JJ van der Wath, 1 run

shorter on the middle stump, Van der Wath pulls it to short fine leg for a single

16.5
1
Adams to Subhojit Paul, 1 run

fuller outside the off stump, Paul squeezes it to cover for a single

Best performances - batsmen
Hamish Marshall portrait
HJH Marshall
55 runs (38)
4 fours
3 sixes
Control87%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
19 runs
1 four
2 sixes
24051312145
Dheeraj Jadhav
DS Jadhav
39 runs (33)
4 fours
0 six
Control91%
Productive shot
on side drive on front foot
11 runs
2 fours
0 six
106520111
Best performances - bowlers
Abu Nechim Ahmed
AN Ahmed
O
3.5
M
0
R
22
W
3
ECO
5.73
Andre Adams portrait
AR Adams
O
4
M
0
R
28
W
2
ECO
7
Match details
Sardar Vallabhai Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad
TossRoyal Bengal Tigers, elected to bat first
SeriesICL 20-20 Indian Championship
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Rohan Gavaskar
Hours of play (local time)14.00 start, First Session 14.00-15.15, Interval 15.15-15.35, Second Session 15.35-16.55
Match days19 October 2008 - day(20-over match)
Umpires
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David Orchard
Ireland Image
Keith Smith
TV Umpire
England Image
Allan Jones
Match Referee
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Ajit Wadekar
PointsRoyal Bengal Tigers 2, Mumbai Champs 0