England tour of Pakistan, 2005/06 / Commentary

England in Pakistan ODI Series - 5th ODI

Pakistan v England

England won by 6 runs

1.1

Mohammad Asif to Prior, 1 leg bye, Asif to Prior, down the leg side, Prior plays and misses, clips the pads down to fine leg, 1 leg bye

1.2

Mohammad Asif to Trescothick, no run, Asif to Trescothick, wide outside the off stump, Trescothick lets it go past, no runs

1.3

Mohammad Asif to Trescothick, OUT, Asif to Trescothick, OUT (Bowled), full and just wide of the off, goes on the drive, feet not moving, gets the inside edge and drags it into the stumps

ME Trescothick b Mohammad Asif 1 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

1.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, 1 wide, (wide) Asif to Strauss, short of a length and outside off stump, nice bounce, but too wide of the off, no runs

1.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, line and length, Strauss gently driving to the off, runs it straight at extra cover, no runs

1.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss leaves it just outside the off, no runs

1.6

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and length delivery, Strauss misses the ball as he gets forward and then pushes at it, pulls away, but did have a nibble, no runs

England 4/1   Mohammad Asif 1-0-1-1

3.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss leaves it, no runs

3.2

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and length, Strauss plays no shot, no runs

3.3

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, FOUR, Asif to Strauss, line and length, Strauss drives on the front foot, 4 runs

3.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length delivery, Strauss defends it, no runs

3.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss defends it, no runs

3.6

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, 2 runs, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss defends it away, 2 runs

England 12/1   Mohammad Asif 2-0-7-1

5.1

Mohammad Asif to Prior, FOUR, Asif to Prior, length but down leg, Prior drives through the on side, 4 runs

5.2

Mohammad Asif to Prior, no run, Asif to Prior, length ball, Prior defends on the front foot, no runs

5.3

Mohammad Asif to Prior, no run, Asif to Prior, length ball, Prior defends it, no runs

5.4

Mohammad Asif to Prior, no run, Asif to Prior, line and length, Prior misses the ball, no runs

5.5

Mohammad Asif to Prior, OUT, Asif to Prior, OUT (Caught), gets a leg stump half volley, clips the on drive in the air, and well taken above the head, jumping up, bu Butt at forward square leg

MJ Prior c Salman Butt b Mohammad Asif 9 (25m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

5.6

Mohammad Asif to Solanki, no run, Asif to Solanki, length ball, Solanki edges the ball into the pad as he comes forward on the defence, no runs

England 21/2   Mohammad Asif 3-0-11-2

7.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, line and length, Strauss lets it go past, stayed a bit low, keeper takes on the bounce, no runs

7.2

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length delivery, Strauss leaves it alone, this one does carry well to the keeper, no runs

7.3

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length but down leg, Strauss plays and misses the ball, thuds into the pad and rolls away to the on side behind him, no runs

7.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, short and wide, Strauss plays no shot, as he pulls out of the pull with the ball leaving him, no runs

7.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, 1 wide, (wide) Asif to Strauss, leg side delivery, flicks at it, but too wide down the leg side, no runs

7.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, short of a length and outside the off stump, Strauss leaves it alone, no runs

7.6

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and length, Strauss drives confidently on the front foot, strokes it straight at cover, no runs

England 24/2   Mohammad Asif 4-0-12-2

9.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, 1 wide, (wide) Asif to Strauss, length ball outside the off stump as he comes round the wicket, no runs

9.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, line and length, Strauss lets it go past again round the wicket, touch wide, may have been called wide but was not, no runs

9.2

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, down the leg side, Strauss defends it away to the on side, no runs

9.3

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss drives the ball through the off side, can not beat the man at cover, no runs

9.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and just short of a length, Strauss cuts it straight at the backward point, was not well timed, no runs

9.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss gets an thick edge as he drives square of the wicket, point gets in the way, no runs

9.6

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and just short of a length, Strauss pushes it off the back foot towards the man at mid-off just inside the circle, no runs

England 31/2   Mohammad Asif 5-0-13-2

11.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, short of a length, Strauss plays the pull off the front foot, and misses the ball, appeal for a catch at the wicket turned down, no runs

11.2

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length but down leg, Strauss defends it, no runs

11.3

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, 1 run, Asif to Strauss, length ball, Strauss cuts it away, 1 run

11.4

Mohammad Asif to Solanki, no run, Asif to Solanki, leg side delivery, Solanki defends it, no runs

11.5

Mohammad Asif to Solanki, no run, Asif to Solanki, good length but down leg, Solanki drives it away straight at mid-on, no runs

11.6

Mohammad Asif to Solanki, no run, Asif to Solanki, good line and back of a length, Solanki keeps it out from the back foot, runs it down the pitch, no runs, fielded by Asif

England 36/2   Mohammad Asif 6-0-14-2

13.1

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and length, Strauss cuts it off the front foot, plays late, no runs, fielded by Younis Khan diving across from a wide slip

13.2

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length and wide of the off stump, Strauss plays no shot, no runs

13.3

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, line and length, Strauss defends on the front foot, dabs it gently out towards forward point, no runs

13.4

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good length delivery, Strauss drives on the front foot can not find the gap at cover, no runs

13.5

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, short of a length, Strauss leans back and cuts it away straight at backward point taking it nice comfortable hieght after the bounce, no runs

13.6

Mohammad Asif to Strauss, no run, Asif to Strauss, good line and length delivery, Strauss drives through the off side again can not find the gap, no runs

England 38/2   Mohammad Asif 7-1-14-2
Series Results
Pakistan v England at Rawalpindi - Dec 21, 2005
England won by 6 runs
Pakistan v England at Rawalpindi - Dec 19, 2005
Pakistan won by 13 runs
Pakistan v England at Karachi - Dec 15, 2005
Pakistan won by 165 runs
Pakistan v England at Lahore - Dec 12, 2005
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Pakistan v England at Lahore - Dec 10, 2005
England won by 42 runs
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Photos

Dec 21, 2005

Pakistani fans lift a spectator, 5th ODI, Rawalpindi, December 21, 2005

Pakistani fans lift a spectator

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Dec 21, 2005

Inzamam-ul-Haq with the winner's trophy, Pakistan v England, 5th ODI, Rawalpindi, December 21, 2005

Inzamam-ul-Haq with the winner's trophy

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