The stage is set for the biggest South Africa choke to date. Australia are suffering blow after blow to what once seemed unbreakable confidence, and South Africa are in incredible form. Pollock is back on top of his game, Ntini is the best seamer in the world, Kallis is bowling well again. The top order batting has found form and Mark Boucher and Ashwell Prince are in the form of their lives.
So many doors seemed to have opened for South Africa to finally win the Cup. And I don't expect they will. It would go against everything I've come to expect of South Africa.
Sreesanth said, "Next ball he was beaten and I said, 'is this the King Charles Lara? Who is this impostor, moving around nervously? I should have kept my mouth shut for the next ball - mind you, it was a length ball - Lara just pulled it over the church beyond the boundary! He is a true legend."