Everyone has thoughtful South Africa as the knockout contender to win the Twenty20 Group Cup in England. But a rejuvenated Asiatic surface dashed their hopes and entered the ultimate of the ICC T20 Grouping Cup. Pakistan beat South Africa Continent by 7 runs in the inalterable at Noittingham the largest untune in this contest so far. Pakistan leave now fit the contestant of the 2nd match to be played between Sri Lanka and West Indies on June 19.
Originally, Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat first. On a sticky batting wicket, Pakistan put up 149/4 in 20 overs. Shahid Afridi was the top scorer with 51 off 34 balls. Shoaib Malik prefabricated 34. Kamran Akmal contributed 23, while Younus Khan remained unvanquished on 24.
Chasing a conclusion point of 150, South Africa Continent started intimately, but unsaved the way in the region. The condition became tough for them in the end and finally they succumbed to any well born bowling and superior writer communicate by Asian players. South Africa Continent ended up at 142/5 in 20 overs.
Jacques Kallis was the top official with 64. JP Duminy remained unconquered on 40. None otherwise batsmen could contribute solon. For Pakistan, Shahid Afridi took 2 wickets. Afridi was professed "Man of the Adjust" Pakistan, which also played the inalterable of speech Twenty20 Group Cup 2007, had irrecoverable to India.