Afghanistan tour of United Arab Emirates [March 2013], 2012/13 / Commentary

Afghanistan v Scotland T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Afghanistan v Scotland

Afghanistan won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

0.1

Hamid Hassan to Berrington, no run

0.2

Hamid Hassan to Berrington, no run

0.3

Hamid Hassan to Berrington, OUT, good length ball, quick in pace, batsmen tries a cover drive and beaten with the pace

RD Berrington b Hamid Hassan 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.4

Hamid Hassan to Coetzer, no run

0.5

Hamid Hassan to Coetzer, no run

0.6

Hamid Hassan to Coetzer, 1 leg bye

End of over 1 (1 run, wicket maiden) Scotland 1/1
KJ Coetzer    0* (3b)      Hamid Hassan    1-1-0-1
CS MacLeod    0* (0b)     

1.1

Aftab Alam to Coetzer, no run

1.2

Aftab Alam to Coetzer, 1 wide

1.2

Aftab Alam to Coetzer, 3 runs, back of length, batsmen stands tall and plays a backfoot drive towards extra cover

1.3

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, no run

1.4

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, 1 run, nudge down to fine leg

1.5

Aftab Alam to Coetzer, FOUR, away swinger, plays a cover drive, gets a thick outside edge, ball races to the thirdman boundary

1.6

Aftab Alam to Coetzer, no run

End of over 2 (9 runs) Scotland 10/1
KJ Coetzer    7* (7b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    1-0-9-0
CS MacLeod    1* (2b)      Hamid Hassan    1-1-0-1

2.1

Hamid Hassan to MacLeod, no run, bowler steaming in, bangs a short one, batsmen keeps it away watchfully

2.2

Hamid Hassan to MacLeod, 1 leg bye

2.3

Hamid Hassan to Coetzer, 1 run, quick ball again, played down to thirdman

2.4

Hamid Hassan to MacLeod, FOUR, wide delivery, flashes hard, ball races away to the backward point boundary

2.5

Hamid Hassan to MacLeod, 1 run, short ball again, chopped down to thirdman, easy run

2.6

Hamid Hassan to Coetzer, no run

End of over 3 (7 runs) Scotland 17/1
KJ Coetzer    8* (9b 1x4)      Hamid Hassan    2-1-6-1
CS MacLeod    6* (6b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    1-0-9-0

3.1

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, steered to mid wicket

3.2

Amir Hamza to Coetzer, 1 run, played nicely down to fine leg, easy run

3.3

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 5 wides, wide down the leg, no chance for the Wk

3.3

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, no run

3.4

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, off drive to mid off, fielder fumbles and batsmen steal a run

3.5

Amir Hamza to Coetzer, no run

3.6

Amir Hamza to Coetzer, OUT, short of length, pulled hard, Gulbodin runs in and takes a neat catch

KJ Coetzer c Gulbadin Naib b Amir Hamza 9 (12b 1x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

End of over 4 (8 runs) Scotland 25/2
     Amir Hamza    1-0-8-1
CS MacLeod    8* (9b 1x4)      Hamid Hassan    2-1-6-1

4.1

Karim Sadiq to Machan, no run

4.2

Karim Sadiq to Machan, no run

4.3

Karim Sadiq to Machan, no run

4.4

Karim Sadiq to Machan, no run

4.5

Karim Sadiq to Machan, 1 run, driven straight to covers

4.6

Karim Sadiq to MacLeod, no run

End of over 5 (1 run) Scotland 26/2
CS MacLeod    8* (10b 1x4)      Karim Sadiq    1-0-1-0
MW Machan    1* (5b)      Amir Hamza    1-0-8-1

5.1

Mohammad Nabi to Machan, 1 run, played with soft hands to cover, great running between

5.2

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 leg bye, sweep shot, appeal, no says the umpire, batsmen run hard

5.3

Mohammad Nabi to Machan, FOUR, comes down the track to the ball, lofts it over the infield, great timing towards long on

5.4

Mohammad Nabi to Machan, 2 runs, off drive to the long off boundary

5.5

Mohammad Nabi to Machan, 2 runs, backfoot on drive to mid on, fumble by the fieldsmen

5.6

Mohammad Nabi to Machan, 1 run, sweetly driven, down the ground to long off

End of over 6 (11 runs) Scotland 37/2
MW Machan    11* (10b 1x4)      Mohammad Nabi    1-0-10-0
CS MacLeod    8* (11b 1x4)      Karim Sadiq    1-0-1-0

6.1

Karim Sadiq to Machan, 1 run, pushed to covers

6.2

Karim Sadiq to MacLeod, 1 run, straying on the legs, paddles it to fineleg, fielder makes a good diving stop

6.3

Karim Sadiq to Machan, 2 runs, full toss, plays it to wide long on

6.4

Karim Sadiq to Machan, 2 runs, pushed to deep midwicket, misfield results in an extra run

6.5

Karim Sadiq to Machan, FOUR, onto the legs, clips it past the fineleg fielder

6.6

Karim Sadiq to Machan, no run, full and straight, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 7 (10 runs) Scotland 47/2
MW Machan    20* (15b 2x4)      Karim Sadiq    2-0-11-0
CS MacLeod    9* (12b 1x4)      Mohammad Nabi    1-0-10-0

7.1

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, no run, forward defense

7.2

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to vacant midwicket

7.3

Amir Hamza to Machan, 1 run, comes down the track, tries to go big over long on, one bounce to the fielder

7.4

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to long on

7.5

Amir Hamza to Machan, 1 run, short of length, pushed to long off

7.6

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, full ball, dug out to midwicket

End of over 8 (5 runs) Scotland 52/2
CS MacLeod    12* (16b 1x4)      Amir Hamza    2-0-13-1
MW Machan    22* (17b 2x4)      Karim Sadiq    2-0-11-0

8.1

Samiullah Shenwari to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to long on

8.2

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, 1 run, pitching on leg, clips it to square leg

8.3

Samiullah Shenwari to MacLeod, no run, good length, tries to cut it, misses it

8.4

Samiullah Shenwari to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to long on

8.5

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, no run, comes down the track, pushed back to the bowler

8.6

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, 1 run, pushed to long on

End of over 9 (4 runs) Scotland 56/2
MW Machan    24* (20b 2x4)      Samiullah Shenwari    1-0-4-0
CS MacLeod    14* (19b 1x4)      Amir Hamza    2-0-13-1

9.1

Aftab Alam to Machan, FOUR, banged in short, hooks it behind square, one bounce over the ropes

9.2

Aftab Alam to Machan, no run, pushed back to the bowler

9.3

Aftab Alam to Machan, 1 run, straying on to the legs, clips it infront of square, wanted a second run, close call at the non strikers

9.4

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, no run

9.5

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to long on

9.6

Aftab Alam to Machan, 1 run, slower ball, grips the surface, gets an outside edge past the keeper, hamid at thirdman keeps it to one

Match State: Drinks

End of over 10 (7 runs) Scotland 63/2
MW Machan    30* (24b 3x4)      Aftab Alam    2-0-16-0
CS MacLeod    15* (21b 1x4)      Samiullah Shenwari    1-0-4-0

10.1

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, 2 runs, short ball onto the legs, clips it between midwicket and square leg fielders

10.2

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, SIX, flighted delivery, steps down the track and smashes it over long on into the stands, HUGE!!

10.3

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, 1 wide

10.3

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, 1 run, straying onto the legs again, pushed to long on

10.4

Samiullah Shenwari to MacLeod, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

10.5

Samiullah Shenwari to Machan, OUT, well flighted delivery, wrong'un, pitching middle, trie to play it towards long on, gets a leading edge, good low catch by shenwari

MW Machan c & b Samiullah Shenwari 39 (28b 3x4 1x6) SR: 139.28

10.6

Samiullah Shenwari to Mommsen, 1 run, pushed to long off

End of over 11 (12 runs) Scotland 75/3
PL Mommsen    1* (1b)      Samiullah Shenwari    2-0-16-1
CS MacLeod    16* (22b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    2-0-16-0

11.1

Mohammad Nabi to Mommsen, 1 run, good length ball, paddles it to fine leg, one bounce to the fielder, sharp single

11.2

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, no run, pushed to the bowler

11.3

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 leg bye, tries to sweep it, doesnt connect, sneak a leg bye

11.4

Mohammad Nabi to Mommsen, no run, pushed to midwicket, non striker wanted a run, sent back, close call for a runout, dives and makes his ground

11.5

Mohammad Nabi to Mommsen, 2 runs

11.6

Mohammad Nabi to Mommsen, 1 run

End of over 12 (5 runs) Scotland 80/3
PL Mommsen    5* (5b)      Mohammad Nabi    2-0-14-0
CS MacLeod    16* (24b 1x4)      Samiullah Shenwari    2-0-16-1

12.1

Amir Hamza to Mommsen, 1 run, well flighted delivery, pushed to long off

12.2

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, slightly short, cross bats it to vacant midwicket

12.3

Amir Hamza to Mommsen, 1 run, pushed to long off

12.4

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, reverse sweeps to point

12.5

Amir Hamza to Mommsen, 1 run, drives it past the diving bowler

12.6

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, driven to long on

End of over 13 (6 runs) Scotland 86/3
CS MacLeod    19* (27b 1x4)      Amir Hamza    3-0-19-1
PL Mommsen    8* (8b)      Mohammad Nabi    2-0-14-0

13.1

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 run, comes down the track, pitches it short, pushed to long on

13.2

Mohammad Nabi to Mommsen, OUT, good length ball, goes back and tries to play it to long on, ball stops and takes a leading edge , back to the bowler

PL Mommsen c & b Mohammad Nabi 8 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

13.3

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, 1 run, short of length, pushed to covers, easy single

13.4

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 run, good length, pushed to long on

13.5

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, no run, pushed solidly to the bowler

13.6

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, 1 run, short ball, goes onto the backfoot and pushes it to sweeper cover

End of over 14 (4 runs) Scotland 90/4
MM Iqbal    2* (3b)      Mohammad Nabi    3-0-18-1
CS MacLeod    21* (29b 1x4)      Amir Hamza    3-0-19-1

14.1

Amir Hamza to Iqbal, no run

14.2

Amir Hamza to Iqbal, 1 run, nudged down to mid wicket

14.3

Amir Hamza to MacLeod, 1 run, backfoot punch to long on

14.4

Amir Hamza to Iqbal, no run

14.5

Amir Hamza to Iqbal, no run

14.6

Amir Hamza to Iqbal, 1 run, rocks back and plays a cut shot down to extra cover

End of over 15 (3 runs) Scotland 93/4
MM Iqbal    4* (8b)      Amir Hamza    4-0-22-1
CS MacLeod    22* (30b 1x4)      Mohammad Nabi    3-0-18-1

15.1

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, 1 run, cuts fine, down to thirdman, easy run

15.2

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 2 runs, stands tall, plays a cover drive to the sweeper ay extra cover, great running between

15.3

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 run, switch hit down to thirdman, great improvisation

15.4

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, 1 run, comes down the track and plays a nudge to fine leg

15.5

Mohammad Nabi to MacLeod, 1 run, down the track again, loopy ball, lofted shot over mid wicket

15.6

Mohammad Nabi to Iqbal, no run

End of over 16 (6 runs) Scotland 99/4
MM Iqbal    6* (11b)      Mohammad Nabi    4-0-24-1
CS MacLeod    26* (33b 1x4)      Amir Hamza    4-0-22-1

16.1

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, 1 run, tries a dil scoop, misses, takes an easy run

16.2

Aftab Alam to Iqbal, 1 run, cover drive, thick outside edge to thirdman

16.3

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, FOUR, wide delivery, flashed hard, thick outside edge down to thirdman

16.4

Aftab Alam to MacLeod, 1 bye

16.5

Aftab Alam to Iqbal, FOUR, handsomely driven down the ground, towards long off, great timing

16.6

Aftab Alam to Iqbal, no run

End of over 17 (11 runs) Scotland 110/4
MM Iqbal    11* (14b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    3-0-26-0
CS MacLeod    31* (36b 2x4)      Mohammad Nabi    4-0-24-1

17.1

Hamid Hassan to MacLeod, OUT, makes room, tiries to nudge it down to thirdman, chops it onto the stumps

CS MacLeod b Hamid Hassan 31 (37b 2x4 0x6) SR: 83.78

17.2

Hamid Hassan to Murphy, 1 run, fullish length driven to backward point

17.3

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 1 wide, banged in short, way above the batter

17.3

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 1 run, tries an on drive, beaten with the pace, inside edge to mid wicket

17.4

Hamid Hassan to Murphy, 1 leg bye

17.5

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, FOUR, short ball again, premeditated cut shot, down to thirdman, ball races to the fence in a flash

17.6

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 1 wide

17.6

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, FOUR, full length ball,wide in line, square driven to the backward point boundary

End of over 18 (13 runs) Scotland 123/5
MM Iqbal    20* (17b 3x4)      Hamid Hassan    3-1-18-2
D Murphy    1* (2b)      Aftab Alam    3-0-26-0

18.1

Karim Sadiq to Murphy, 1 run, driven down the ground to mid wicket

18.2

Karim Sadiq to Iqbal, 1 run, down the track, driven down the ground to long on

18.3

Karim Sadiq to Murphy, 1 run, swept to mid wicket

18.4

Karim Sadiq to Iqbal, FOUR, short in length, batsmen rocks back and smashes it to the extra cover boundary

18.5

Karim Sadiq to Iqbal, 2 runs, full toss, batsmen charges down, plays it straight over the bowler

18.6

Karim Sadiq to Iqbal, 1 run, sweep shot, top edge, fielder coming under but too far away

End of over 19 (10 runs) Scotland 133/5
MM Iqbal    28* (21b 4x4)      Karim Sadiq    3-0-21-0
D Murphy    3* (4b)      Hamid Hassan    3-1-18-2

19.1

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 2 runs, cut shot down to thirdman

19.2

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 1 run, full toss, leans back, cut shot to backward point

19.3

Hamid Hassan to Murphy, 1 run, leg side ball, pulled to midwicket

19.4

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, 2 leg byes

19.5

Hamid Hassan to Iqbal, OUT, slower ball, batsmen tries a wild slog, ball crashes into the stumps

MM Iqbal b Hamid Hassan 31 (25b 4x4 0x6) SR: 124.00

19.6

Hamid Hassan to Haq, OUT, full ball into the stumps,misses a nudge down to thirdman, ball clips the off stump

RM Haq b Hamid Hassan 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (6 runs) Scotland 139/7
     Hamid Hassan    4-1-22-4
D Murphy    4* (5b)      Karim Sadiq    3-0-21-0
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