India tour of Pakistan, 2005/06 / Commentary

India in Pakistan Test Series - 3rd Test

Pakistan v India

Pakistan won by 341 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

10.1

Abdul Razzaq to Laxman, 1 no ball, starts off with a no-ball, good length delivery, Laxman mis-times it straight back down the carpet

10.1

Abdul Razzaq to Laxman, 1 run, drifting on to middle and leg, worked away behind square for an easy single

10.2

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, punched down to mid-on

10.3

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, FOUR, shot! good length delivery outside the off stump, Tendulkar goes back and across and punches it straight past the fielder at mid-off, sweetly timed

10.4

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, close to the off stump line and Tendulkar leaves it to the keeper

10.5

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, this one nipped back in and kept low, Tendulkar ends up with an inside edge onto the pad, appeal for lbw turned down and rightly so

10.6

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, FOUR, take that! good length delivery outside the off stump, Tendulkar gets back and drills it away through the gap on the off side, impressive shot

India 52/2   Abdul Razzaq 1-0-10-0

12.1

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, short of a length, Tendulkar keeps it out

12.2

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar pushes forward

12.3

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar defends it

12.4

Abdul Razzaq to Tendulkar, OUT, got'm! Razzaq too joins the party! good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, this one seamed back in cramping Tendulkar who fails to make contact, ball clips the pad and crashes into the woodwork - this is as big as it gets! India four down and in total disarray here!

SR Tendulkar b Abdul Razzaq 23 (49m 29b 5x4 0x6) SR: 79.31

12.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh leaves it alone, fielded by Akmal

12.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, line and length, Yuvraj Singh lets it go past, fielded by Akmal

India 56/4   Abdul Razzaq 2-1-10-1

14.1

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, 1 run, good length but down leg, Ganguly gets well inside the line and tucks it away to fine leg for a single

14.2

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, hint of away swing, Yuvraj Singh leaves it through to the keeper

14.3

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a good length delivery on the stumps, this one stopped a bit after pitching, Yuvraj awkwardly blocks it down into the track

14.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, good length delivery outside the off stump, slanting across the left-hander, Yuvraj goes for it and ends up with a thick edge, Farhat at third slip dives across and gets a touch on it

14.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 1 no ball, Yuvraj Singh plays no shot

14.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, good length but down leg, Yuvraj Singh moves forward and flicks it away to the fine leg fence, easy runs

14.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, defended down to mid-on

India 68/4   Abdul Razzaq 3-1-18-1

16.1

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 1 no ball, Yuvraj Singh edges it

16.1

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh keeps it out

16.2

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, line and length, Yuvraj Singh lets it go past, fielded by Akmal

16.3

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length but down leg, Yuvraj Singh works it through the leg side

16.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, line and length, Yuvraj Singh drives

16.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, line and length, Yuvraj Singh defends it

16.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh leaves it, fielded by Akmal

India 79/4   Abdul Razzaq 4-1-23-1

25.1

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, FOUR, short of a length and outside the off stump, Ganguly plays a cut-shot

25.2

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, line and length, Ganguly lets it go past, fielded by Akmal

25.3

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, short leg side delivery, Ganguly hits it on the leg side

25.4

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, good line but over-pitched, Ganguly drives

25.5

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, good line and back of a length, Ganguly plays and misses the ball

25.6

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, good line and length, Ganguly defends it away

India 129/4   Abdul Razzaq 5-1-27-1

27.1

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, back of a length and down the leg side, Yuvraj Singh defends, fielded by Razzaq

27.2

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide of off stump, Yuvraj Singh drives the ball through the off side

27.3

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line and length, Yuvraj Singh plays no shot, fielded by Akmal

27.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, just short of a length, Yuvraj Singh drives on the front foot

27.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, down the leg side, Yuvraj Singh defends it, fielded by Razzaq

27.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, full and on the legs, Yuvraj Singh hits it on the leg side

India 136/4   Abdul Razzaq 6-1-31-1

29.1

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, short and wide of off stump, Ganguly plays no shot, fielded by Akmal

29.2

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, no run, just short of a length, Ganguly lets it go past, fielded by Akmal

29.3

Abdul Razzaq to Ganguly, OUT, Gone! surprise bouncer and Ganguly needlessly goes after it, ball flies off the edge to the fine leg region, Asif in the deep judges it to perfection, Razzaq gets the much needed breakthrough, India five down

SC Ganguly c Mohammad Asif b Abdul Razzaq 34 (98m 53b 6x4 0x6) SR: 64.15

29.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, line and length, Yuvraj Singh lets it go past, fielded by Akmal

29.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a length, Yuvraj Singh edges it

29.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh plays and misses, fielded by Akmal

India 137/5   Abdul Razzaq 7-2-31-2

31.1

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, glorious shot! short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, Yuvraj stands tall on the back-foot, gets right on top of the bounce and drives it away well in front of point

31.2

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, just short of a length, Yuvraj Singh lets it go past

31.3

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length delivery, close to the off stump line, Yuvraj Singh watchfully leaves it alone to the keeper

31.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 1 no ball, called for overstepping - good length delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

31.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short of a length, angling in from outside the leg stump, Yuvraj stands tall on the back-foot and defends it down on the leg side

31.5

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, you beauty! fraction short on the middle and off stump line, shaping away late and it went right through Yuvraj

31.6

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 3 runs, good length but down leg, Yuvraj Singh flicks it away well wide of the fielder at midwikcet

India 149/5   Abdul Razzaq 8-2-39-2

33.1

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, short of a length, slanting away from the left-hander, Yuvraj stands tall and punches it down to the long-off fence

33.2

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line and just short of a length, Yuvraj Singh defends

33.3

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line from Razzaq but over-pitched, Yuvraj Singh drives to mid-off

33.4

Abdul Razzaq to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, length ball on the stumps, coming into Yuvraj just a bit, Yuvraj Singh drives to mid-on

33.5

Abdul Razzaq to Dhoni, no run, short of a length length delivery from Razzzaq, Dhoni driving off the back foot to mid-off

33.6

Abdul Razzaq to Dhoni, FOUR, good length delivery from Razzaq, DHoni drives it through mid-off, just wide of Kaneria who is fielding there, the ball races away to the boundary

India 159/5   Abdul Razzaq 9-2-48-2

35.1

Abdul Razzaq to Dhoni, OUT, another nail goes in! good length delivery outside the off stump, the one that goes straight on, Dhoni drives with his feet revetted to the ground and the edge is produced, Akmal dives across and takes a good low catch to give Razzaq his third wicket of the innings

MS Dhoni c †Kamran Akmal b Abdul Razzaq 13 (30m 13b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

35.2

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, short and wide, Kumble defends it

35.3

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, leg side delivery, Kumble plays but misses the ball

35.4

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, line and length, Kumble driving

35.5

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, 1 run, back of a length and down the leg side, Kumble edges looking to work it away fine ends up with a thick edge by Akmal fails to hold on to it

35.6

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, 1 run, oh dear! another chance grassed! short of a length and outside the off stump, Pathan drives away from his body and the ball goes off the edge, this time it's Younis Khan at second slip who fails to hold on to a fairly easy chance

India 167/7   Abdul Razzaq 10-2-50-3

37.1

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, length ball outside the off stump, hint of reverse swing, no shot offered

37.2

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, straight delivery, bit too wide outside the off stump, Pathan leaves it to the keeper

37.3

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, short of a good length delivery, again bit wide outside the off stump and Pathan watchfully leaves it through to the keeper

37.4

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good line and just short of a length, seaming away, Pathan plays and misses - well bowled

37.5

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good line and back of a length, Pathan plays and misses the ball

37.6

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, finally the edge is produced but the ball falls well short of the fielder at third slip, Pathan lives on

India 168/7   Abdul Razzaq 11-3-50-3

39.1

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, 1 no ball, good length delivery, seaming in, Kumble pushes forward and the ball rolls back of the inner half of the bat

39.1

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, wide outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at cover

39.2

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Kumble leaves it through to the keeper

39.3

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, defended off the back-foot and the ball rolls back to the bowler

39.4

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, short of a good length delivery, another off-cutter, Kumble plays off the back-foot and the ball rolls down the carpet

39.5

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, 1 no ball, short rising delivery, angled in from outside the off stump, Kumbe stands tall on the back-foot and defends it down safely

39.5

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, short of a good length delivery, played back to the bowler

39.6

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, 1 run, short of a good length delivery aimed at the rib-cage, Kumble stands tall and forces it away well wide of the fielder at mid-on, easy single to end the over, India still trail by 73 runs

India 172/7   Abdul Razzaq 12-3-53-3

41.1

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Kumble drives well but the ball goes straight to the fielder at mid-off

41.2

Abdul Razzaq to Kumble, 1 run, good line and back of a length, Kumble drives off the back foot and the ball goes wide of the fielder at mid-on, easy single added to the total

41.3

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good line and length, Pathan drives on the up and the ball goes straight to the fielder at mid-off

41.4

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, (no ball) FOUR, good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, Pathan gets well forward and drives it straight down the ground to the long-on fence, superb shot

41.4

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good line and length, coming in with the angle, no shot offered

41.5

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan defends on the front foot and the ball rolls back to the bowler

41.6

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good line but over-pitched outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at mid-off

India 181/7   Abdul Razzaq 13-3-59-3

43.1

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump, cut away in the air to the deep point region, Asif in the deep fails to pick it up and the ball goes over the ropes

43.2

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, 1 run, played away behind square, Pathan was looking for the second but the fielder moves in quickly and keeps it down to just one

43.3

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, good length delivery, Z Khan keeps it out

43.4

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, short and wide, Z Khan defends it

43.5

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Khan pushes forward to defend and the ball goes off the edge, gully fielder dives across and saves runs

43.6

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, sends down a bouncer, Z Khan ducks under it

India 186/8   Abdul Razzaq 14-3-64-3

45.1

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at point

45.2

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, 1 run, short of a length and outside off stump, Khan gets behind the line and forces it away well wide of the fielder at extra cover, quick single taken

45.3

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, 1 run, just short of a length, Pathan defends and the ball goes square of the wicket on the off side

45.4

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, bangs it in short, too high to trouble the batsman, Khan comfortably ducks under it

45.5

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, off cutter, Khan moves across and punches it down to mid-on

45.6

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Z Khan defends it away

India 198/8   Abdul Razzaq 15-3-66-3

47.1

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, short ball, Pathan defends it

47.2

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, short of a length, Pathan plays and misses the ball

47.3

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, no run, good length delivery on the stumps, defended with a straight bat and the ball rolls back to the bowler

47.4

Abdul Razzaq to Pathan, 1 run, fraction short and Pathan goes after it, ball clips the inner half of the bat and rolls away to the vacant square leg region

47.5

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, the one that comes in, Khan gets behind the line and punches it away towards cover

47.6

Abdul Razzaq to Khan, no run, short ball, angled in from outside the off stump, defended on the back-foot

India 208/8   Abdul Razzaq 16-3-67-3
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Pakistan won by 341 runs
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Match drawn
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Feb 1, 2006

Yuvraj Singh's valiant hundred only delayed the inevitable, Pakistan v India, 3rd Test, 4th day, Karachi, February 1,2006

Yuvraj Singh's valiant hundred only delayed the inevitable

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Feb 1, 2006

Inzamam-ul-Haq proudly holds the winner's trophy after wrapping the series 1-0, Pakistan v India, 3rd Test, 4th day, Karachi, February 1 2006

Inzamam-ul-Haq holds the Allianz Cup after wrapping the series 1-0

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