Shoaib Akhtar in action New Zealand v Pakistan 1st ODI February 2001 © AFP

  • Feb 19, 2001

    Akram embraces Shoaib after he destroyed New Zealand's lower half © AFP

  • Feb 19, 2001

    Fleming hears the deathly rattle after going for an airy drive off Saqlain © AFP

  • Feb 19, 2001

    Shoaib Akhtar leaps in triumph after bowling Daniel Vettori © AFP

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib Akhtar roars after picking up a wicket © Getty Images

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Workers look on as Eden Park's wicket block is dug up immediately after the match © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Eden Park's wicket block is dug up immediately after the match © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib receives the Player of the Match trophy from Gavin Larsen © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib holds the Player of the Match trophy © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Saeed negotiates a short rising delivery during his innings © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Razzaq shapes to play a ball during his innings © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Fleming plays on to be dismissed by Saqlain © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib is hugged by Wasim upon dismissing Tuffey © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib looks skyward in celebration of Oram's dismissal © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib leaps in the air to celebrate Vettori's wicket © Photosport

  • Feb 18, 2001

    Shoaib in the field during the New Zealand innings © Photosport