India vs Bermuda 12th Match ICC World Cup 2007 Highlights
12th Match of ICC World Cup 2007: India vs Bermuda
- The 12th match of the ICC World Cup was played between India and Bermuda at Port of Spain on the 19th of March. Bermuda chose to bowl first as they won the toss.
- India scored a massive 413 runs in 50 over with 5 wickets down. Virendra Sehwag scored 114 runs off 87 balls with 17-fours and 3-sixes. This was his 8th ODI century. Sourav Ganguly scored 89 runs off 114 balls with 6-fours and 2-sixes, Yuvraj Singh scored 83 runs off 46 balls with 3-fours and 7-sixes, Sachin Tendulkar scored 57 runs in 29 balls with 2-fours and 4-sixes included, and MS Dhoni scored 29 runs off 25 balls with 2-fours and 1-six included.
- Sourav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag’s second-wicket partnership produced 202 runs. Sehwag’s third-wicket partnership with MS Dhoni created 64 runs.
- This was India’s highest score in World Cups and the 5th highest score in ODIs.
- Bermuda’s Delyone Borden successfully picked up 2 wickets for 54 runs in 7 overs, Kevin Hurdle picked up 1 wicket for 53 runs in 10 overs, Malachi Jones picked up 1 wicket for 74 runs in 7 overs and David Hemp picked up 1-wicket for 32 runs in 2 overs.
- Bermuda scored 156 runs in 43.1 overs with all 10 wickets down. David Hemp became the team’s top scorer with 76 runs off 105 balls with 9-fours and 1-six included. Dean Minors scored 21 runs off 36 balls with 3-four and 1-six included and Delyone Borden scored 13 runs off 38 balls with 1-four included.
- India’Ajit Agakar successfully picked up 3-wickets for 38 runs in 10 overs, Anil Kumble picked up 3-wicket for 38 runs in 9.1 overs, Zaheer Khan picked up 2 wickets for 32 runs in 10 overs with 1 maiden over included, Munaf Patel picked up 1 wicket and Sachin Tendulkar picked up 1 wicket as well.
- India achieved the victory with a 257 run margin and this became the biggest victory in terms of run margin in the World Cup history.
- Virendra Sehwag became the Player of the match for scoring 114 runs off 87 balls with 17-fours and 3-sixes included.