India tour of Pakistan, 2005/06 / Wicket commentary

India in Pakistan Test Series - 3rd Test

Pakistan v India

Pakistan won by 341 runs

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0.4

Pathan to Salman Butt, OUT

Salman Butt c Dravid b Pathan 0 (3m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 0/1   Imran Farhat 0* (0b)   IK Pathan 0.4-0-0-1

0.5

Pathan to Younis Khan, OUT, Pathan to Younis Khan (OUT) - Pathan! Pathan! excellent delivery first up, full and swinging back in, Younis plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the pad plumb in front of the stumps, loud appeal and up goes the finger, Pakistan two down, Pathan on a hat-trick here!

Younis Khan lbw b Pathan 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 0/2   Imran Farhat 0* (0b)   IK Pathan 0.5-0-0-2

0.6

Pathan to Mohammad Yousuf, OUT, Pathan to Youhana (OUT) - this is sensational stuff! another ripper of a delivery, the one that pitches in line and shapes back in, Youhana was clueless, ball goes right through the gap and crashes into the woodwork - Pathan becomes only the second Indian in the history of the game to bag a hat-trick!

Mohammad Yousuf b Pathan 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 0/3   Imran Farhat 0* (0b)   IK Pathan 1-1-0-3

5.2

Khan to Faisal Iqbal, OUT, Z Khan to Iqbal (OUT) - and Zaheer joins the party! good length delivery, this one pitched and straightened, Iqbal playing for the one that slants away offers no shot and the ball hits the pad right in front of the stumps, umpire Harper upholds the appeal, Pakistan in total disarray here!

Faisal Iqbal lbw b Khan 5 (20m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 38.46

Pakistan 13/4   Imran Farhat 8* (13b 2x4)   Z Khan 2.2-0-8-1

9.5

Khan to Shahid Afridi, OUT, Z Khan to Afridi (OUT) - got'm! good length delivery on the stumps, this one nipped back of the seam, Afridi makes room and plays a nothing shot, probably looking to go over the cover fielder and the leg stump goes for a walk! Pakistan five down and in deep deep trouble here.

Shahid Afridi b Khan 10 (20m 14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Pakistan 37/5   Imran Farhat 22* (26b 5x4)   Z Khan 4.5-1-16-2

10.3

Singh to Imran Farhat, OUT, RP Singh to Farhat (OUT) - another one bites the dust! good length delivery, pitched wide outside the off stump and shaping away late, Farhat drives away from his body and ends up with a thick edge, ball goes straight to Dhoni behind the stumps - Pakistan six down

Imran Farhat c †Dhoni b Singh 22 (57m 29b 5x4 0x6) SR: 75.86

Pakistan 39/6   Abdul Razzaq 2* (1b)   RP Singh 0.3-0-0-1

36.6

Singh to Abdul Razzaq, OUT, (OUT) - good length delivery, hint of in swing, Razzaq plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the pad in line with the leg stump, loud appeal and up goes the finger, tough decision that, end of a fine partnership - Pakistan 7 down

Abdul Razzaq lbw b Singh 45 (123m 79b 7x4 0x6) SR: 56.96

Pakistan 154/7   Kamran Akmal 69* (82b 13x4)   RP Singh 9-0-41-2

56.2

Pathan to Kamran Akmal, OUT, finally the break through! slow off-cutter does the trick, Akmal is bit early into the shot and the edge is produced, Dhoni dives forward and across and takes a good catch to end a fine innings.

Kamran Akmal c †Dhoni b Pathan 113 (203m 148b 18x4 0x6) SR: 76.35

Pakistan 236/8   Shoaib Akhtar 37* (50b 6x4 1x6)   IK Pathan 15.2-3-57-4

59.4

Singh to Mohammad Asif, OUT, duck! good length delivery outside the off stump, came in a bit with the angle, Asif pushes forward to defend and the ball goes off the edge, Laxman at second slip makes no mistake, Pakistan nine down

Mohammad Asif c Laxman b Singh 0 (16m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 245/9   Shoaib Akhtar 45* (59b 8x4 1x6)   RP Singh 15.4-0-66-3

60.1

Pathan to Shoaib Akhtar, OUT, all over! slower delivery on the middle and off stump line, Akhtar goes after it and the ball sails down to long-on, got the height but not the distance, Yuvraj in the deep takes it on the move, Pathan ends up with a 5-for.

Shoaib Akhtar c Yuvraj Singh b Pathan 45 (106m 60b 8x4 1x6) SR: 75.00

Pakistan 245/10   Danish Kaneria 0* (2b)   IK Pathan 17.1-4-61-5
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Series Results
Pakistan v India at Karachi - Jan 29-Feb 1, 2006
Pakistan won by 341 runs
Pakistan v India at Faisalabad - Jan 21-25, 2006
Match drawn
Pakistan v India at Lahore - Jan 13-17, 2006
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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