Asia Cup - 5th match

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 139 runs

28.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, belts out a huge lbw shout, but umpire says he got an edge as he went to sweep

Pakistan 177/4   Shahid Afridi 1* (1b)

29.1

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, no run, pushed back to the bowler

29.2

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, swept away fine, fine of fine leg

29.3

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, another fine paddle sweep, another couple

29.4

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, driven to extra cover for one

29.6

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, no run, looks to paddle again, doesn't make connection

Pakistan 183/4   Shahid Afridi 6* (6b)

30.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, whipped away from outside off, gets a single to midwicket

30.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, no run, walks across the off stump, Shakib slows it down in the air, Afridi defends

30.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, no run

Pakistan 188/4   Shahid Afridi 7* (9b)

31.2

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, SIX, top shot, makes room, comes down the track, and lofts him over wide long-off

31.3

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, long hop now, and he rocks back and pulls him over midwicket for four

31.4

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, no run, defends this back to the bowler

31.5

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, short and wide, cut away, wide of sweeper-cover, comes back for two

31.6

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, worked into the on side to retain strike

Pakistan 202/4   Shahid Afridi 20* (14b 1x4 1x6)

32.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, driven down to long-off for one

32.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, no run

32.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, pushed down to long-on for a single

32.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, short, pulled away between deep square and deep midwicket

Pakistan 208/4   Shahid Afridi 24* (18b 1x4 1x6)

33.2

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, no run, slower ball, driven back hard, Shafiul fields

33.3

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full ball, driven down to long-off for one

33.5

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, driven powerfully down to long-on

Pakistan 212/4   Shahid Afridi 26* (21b 1x4 1x6)

34.1

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, driven through extra cover for a single

Pakistan 213/4   Shahid Afridi 27* (22b 1x4 1x6)

35.1

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, no run, tries the bouncer, Afridi lets it go, called one for the over

35.2

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, gives it the bath tub, gets a thick inside edge, between the keeper and short fine leg

35.3

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, no run, slower short ball, looks to run it down the third man, beaten by the slowness

35.4

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, mowed away to midwicket for one

Pakistan 222/4   Shahid Afridi 32* (26b 2x4 1x6)

36.1

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, a ball after letting that four through, Mashrafe has dropped a sitter from Afridi, who comes down the track and makes room, getting too far from the ball, and his bottom hand comes off as he plays this. The ball skies towards mid-on, Mashrafe runs in from long-on, but he never has it under control, and it pops out

36.2

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, runs this down to short third for a tight single

Pakistan 229/4   Shahid Afridi 35* (28b 2x4 1x6)

37.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, it's not raining for Mash, it's absolutely pouring. He starts off with a a gentle length ball of a loosener, and Afridi drives it on the up, between mid-off and extra cover

37.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, shorter, worked away for one to on

Pakistan 234/4   Shahid Afridi 40* (30b 3x4 1x6)

38.1

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full, on the pads, flicked to midwicket for one

38.4

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, no run, deadbats this off the front foot

38.5

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short and flat, stays back and pushes it down to long-on

Pakistan 243/4   Shahid Afridi 42* (33b 3x4 1x6)

39.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, slower ball, not in total control, but it seems he opens the face at the last moment, and he gets four off the outside half of the bat

39.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, this is 100% intentional, cut away ruthlessly, between third man and deep point. Brings up his fifty too

39.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, angled in, worked away off the pads, gets a single

Pakistan 254/4   Shahid Afridi 51* (36b 5x4 1x6)

40.1

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, soft hands, just wide of short third, gets a single

40.3

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, lovely lovely shot, nonchalant, makes room, stands tall, chips him over extra cover. No power, just timing

40.4

Suhrawadi Shuvo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, fired in flat, takes a single to long-on

Pakistan 264/4   Shahid Afridi 57* (39b 6x4 1x6)

41.2

Mahmudullah to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, premeditated, but brute Afridi power! Stands back, exposes all three stumps, Mahmud bowls flat, and he wallops it over cover

41.3

Mahmudullah to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, finds the deep fielder this time, with a similar shot, not that short this time

41.5

Mahmudullah to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, makes room again, Mahmud bowls short again, and he has been drilled over extra cover

41.6

Mahmudullah to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, Afridiiiii! What murderous power. Comes down the track, and hits it just wide of long-off. he has a few yards to his left to field it, but stands no chance. This is absolutely smoked away

Pakistan 280/4   Shahid Afridi 70* (43b 9x4 1x6)

42.3

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, SIX, six No. 270 for Lala, equalling Sanatha Jayasuriya's world record! Length ball on the pads, and he lofts it over midwicket. Easy does it

42.4

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, full outside off, he gets a thick edge, and that goes fine of third man. Everything he touches seems to go to the boundary

42.5

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, and another, threw everything at this, toe end of the bat goes fine of third man

42.6

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, slower ball, and he plays the cute one this time, walking across the stumps, exploiting the short fine leg, flicking this over his head

Pakistan 299/4   Shahid Afridi 88* (47b 12x4 2x6)

43.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, again Afridi makes room, this time he bowls wide of off, too wide

43.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, and he makes room again, and Shakid bowls a full toss outside off, and he lofts it square over the infield

43.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, Shakib has lost it! another full toss, and he smites it through extra cover for another four. Within one shot of a hundred

43.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full toss again! Finds sweeper-cover this time

43.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full, cramping him up, he gets a single to long-on to retain strike

Pakistan 312/4   Shahid Afridi 98* (51b 14x4 2x6)

44.1

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, lovely cover-drive, extra cover manages to get a hand to it. Only a single

Pakistan 313/4   Shahid Afridi 99* (52b 14x4 2x6)

45.3

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, lovely century for Shahid Khan Afridi! Fired down the leg side, and he helps it along its way past short fine. Only two sixes in the innings. Top quality

45.4

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, no run, hit powerfully but straight to cover

45.5

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, short, too short, he rocks back and cuts it mercilessly, he is unstoppable

45.6

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, SIX, that's it! The record is all his! Six No. 271. And easily, fluidly, he lofts him over long-off

Pakistan 334/5   Shahid Afridi 113* (56b 16x4 3x6)

46.2

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, SIX, Oof! Afridi not done yet! Length ball, clears the front leg, and lofts it over wide long-on. Lovely clean strike, and this is no Mickey Mouse boundary

46.3

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, nothing can go wrong for Lala! yorker down the leg side, he gets a faint bottom edge onto the pad, and it flies between the keeper and short third man

46.4

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, backs way early, he follows him with a short ball, he manages to somehow pull it for one

46.6

Shafiul Islam to Shahid Afridi, OUT, one-handed pull, carries all the way to deep midwicket! Short ball, wide outside off, Afridi has to stretch to reach it, the bottom hand comes off, he still times it well, and holes out

Shahid Afridi c Suhrawadi Shuvo b Shafiul Islam 124 (75m 60b 17x4 4x6) SR: 206.66

Pakistan 347/6   Shahid Afridi 124 (60b 17x4 4x6)
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Jun 21, 2010

Imrul Kayes plays the ball on the leg side, Bangladesh v Pakistan, 5th ODI, Asia Cup, Dambulla, June 21, 2010

Imrul Kayes plays the ball on the leg side

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Jun 21, 2010

Junaid Siddique cuts off the back foot, Bangladesh v Pakistan, 5th ODI, Asia Cup, Dambulla, June 21, 2010

Junaid Siddique cuts off the back foot

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