records tumble as the T20 world cup gets underway

September 15, 2007 1:10am CST
This discussion is all about the records made by the teams participating in this world cup. Ofcourse, there are many 'firsts' as this is the inaugral world cup, so lets us keep updating the facts as the world cup gets to its second stage. Ok then, here we go 12 teams participated : Australia, Bangladesh, India, England, Pakistan, South Africa, West Indies, Scotland, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Sri Lanka, New Zealand First: match played: SA vs WI ball bowled: Shaun Pollock (SA) strike taken: Chris Gayle (WI) four/six: Chris Gayle (WI) wicket taken: V.Philander (SA) of Devon Smith (WI) century: Chris Gayle (WI) tie game: Ind vs Pak (both teams scored 141) bowl out: Ind vs Pak (Ind won 3-0)(Sehwag, Harbhajan, Uthappa) HIghest: individual score: Chris Gayle (WI,116 off 57) vs SA team score: Srl Lanka 260/6 vs Ken Best: bowling figures: Mark Gillespie (NZ,4/7) vs Ken Fastest: half century: Mohd. Ashraful (BAN,off just 20 balls) vs WI Upsets : Zimbabwe beating Australia by 5 wickets Bangladesh defeating West Indies by 4 wickets
2 responses
• India
15 Sep 07
gud work frnd...keep it up
• India
17 Sep 07
Thanks. Three new facts : First MOM : Chris Gayle(WIN) vs SA Highest number of sixes : chris gayle(WIN) vs SA First hattrick : brett lee(AUS) vs BAN
@milott (2648)
• India
16 Sep 07
First of all we should remember that in cricket everything and anything is turned into a record of sort and also this is just a start, so everything done here is a record. Anyway you have done a good job.