Scotland v Pakistan / Commentary

24.4

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, single down to long-off to get off the mark

Pakistan 96/3   Misbah-ul-Haq 1* (1b)

25.1

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked away to point

25.2

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, block and run to midwicket

Pakistan 100/3   Misbah-ul-Haq 2* (3b)

26.1

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, blocked in to the covers for a single

26.3

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, drives hard past mid-off, beats the fielder for four

26.4

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, drives to mid-off, hits the fielder this time

26.5

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, prodded away to the leg-side

26.6

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 3 runs, turns down the leg-side and a thin glance takes the ball to fine leg

Pakistan 108/4   Misbah-ul-Haq 10* (8b 1x4)

27.1

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, worked in the gap at midwicket

27.3

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, goes for a swing, thick edge runs away safely to the leg-side

27.4

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, slower, flighted ball, worked away to the leg-side but the fielders converge on the ball

27.5

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, finds the gap this time for a single to midwicket

Pakistan 111/4   Misbah-ul-Haq 12* (12b 1x4)

28.1

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked to the covers

28.2

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, through midwicket for one

28.6

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, flicked through midwicket and good running for two

Pakistan 115/4   Misbah-ul-Haq 15* (15b 1x4)

29.4

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, drives to long-on

Pakistan 116/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 16* (16b 1x4)

30.1

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked to the covers

30.2

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked to the bowler on the front foot

30.3

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, good lines outside off, left alone this time

30.4

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 leg bye, off the pads down the leg-side

Pakistan 117/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 16* (20b 1x4)

31.1

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked back to the bowler on the front foot

31.2

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, back foot drive to mid-on

31.3

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, reverse sweep goes wrong, cannons through cover for one

31.5

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked through the leg-side

31.6

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, single to cover

Pakistan 120/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 18* (25b 1x4)

32.1

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, hit down the ground

32.2

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run

32.3

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run

32.5

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, smashes through the cover off a wider ball, beats the fielder on the boundary

32.6

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked on the front foot

Pakistan 128/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 25* (30b 2x4)

33.3

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run

33.6

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, cut behind point, quick running to come back for a second

Pakistan 133/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 28* (32b 2x4)

34.2

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, short delivery, gets away with it as Misbah mis-timed the pull

34.4

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, flicked to square, Akmal looks for the run

34.5

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, finds the gap in the leg-side, singles good for Scotland right now

Pakistan 137/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 30* (35b 2x4)

35.1

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 wide, down the leg-side, Wardlaw back now with pace

35.1

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, cut behind square, quick running for a single

35.3

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, finds the gap wide of deep midwicket, easy two there

35.4

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, shuffles across looking for a big shot, Wardlaw adjusts his line and blocked to cover

35.5

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, straight drive fielded at mid-off

Pakistan 143/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 34* (39b 2x4)

36.1

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, left alone outside off

36.2

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, full and straight, drives to mid-on

Pakistan 144/5   Misbah-ul-Haq 30* (41b 2x4)

37.1

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, hit hard down the ground to long-on

37.3

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, full ball worked to midwicket

Pakistan 149/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 32* (43b 2x4)

38.1

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, drives straight to mid-off

38.2

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, angled to point, every dot ball precious for Scotland now

38.3

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked back to the bowler

38.4

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, drop and run to cover off the back foot

Pakistan 152/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 33* (47b 2x4)

39.1

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked to the leg-side, Scotland happy to give him the single

39.5

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, chip and run to the leg-side

Pakistan 159/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 35* (49b 2x4)

40.1

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked through midwicket, spin back on now with Machan

40.4

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, drop and run to the leg-side

40.6

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 3 runs, reverse sweep, good running for the third as the fielder stops it on the boundary

Pakistan 166/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 40* (52b 2x4)

41.1

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, back foot shot to the covers, no run

41.2

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked through the leg-side

41.4

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, drives on the back foot to long-on

Pakistan 169/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 42* (55b 2x4)

42.1

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, drives to long-on from the front foot

42.6

Machan to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, back foot drive to long-on for an easy single, three off

Pakistan 174/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 44* (57b 2x4)

43.1

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked away to the covers, when will Misbah tee off?

43.2

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, shuffles in the crease, ends up blocking away for one

43.5

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, angles a wider ball to short fine leg and they scamper through for one more

Pakistan 177/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 46* (60b 2x4)

44.1

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, block and run, no single though as Misbah stays put

44.2

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, hit hard through covers, mis-field gives them one more that it should have been

44.3

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, full toss patted through the leg-side

44.6

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked through the leg-side, 11 runs from this over and 50 for Misbah.

Pakistan 192/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 50* (64b 2x4)

45.1

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, fuller ball hit through midwicket

45.2

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, hit through the gap in covers for a single, Scotland need to get control back here and Misbah makes it look easy

Pakistan 195/6   Misbah-ul-Haq 53* (66b 2x4)

46.1

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, through midwicket and good running for the second

46.2

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked down the ground to mid-on

46.5

Taylor to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicks through midwicket, full length once again

Pakistan 200/7   Misbah-ul-Haq 57* (69b 2x4)

47.1

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, blocked back to the bowler

47.2

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked through midwicket

47.3

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX, hit high and hard all the way for 6! That's gone over the stands and out the ground over midwicket

47.4

Haq to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, single to midwicket

Pakistan 208/7   Misbah-ul-Haq 65* (73b 2x4 1x6)

48.1

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 wide, down the leg-side

48.1

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, Misbah steps away looking to hit big and Carter drifts the ball outside off, smart bowling

48.2

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, slower and shorter, drives to deep cover for just one

48.4

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX, short again, slogged over midwicket and the ball lands on top of the nets!

48.5

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, hard again, down the ground but cut-off by the fielder on the rope

48.6

Carter to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX, hit high and hard, over the boundary at midwicket. Six more! Carter taken to the cleaners in that last over.

Pakistan 226/7   Misbah-ul-Haq 74* (78b 2x4 3x6)

49.2

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, full toss, smashed to deep cover and he doesn't take a single

49.3

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, fuller ball, tries to swing but can't make good contact, better bowling

49.4

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, full again, drives back at the bowler

49.5

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, big swing, thick outside edge over Haq at short backward point and away for four

49.6

Wardlaw to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, full outside off as Misbah looks to slog and he shuffles too far away from it, well bowled.

Pakistan 231/7   Misbah-ul-Haq 83* (80b 2x4 3x6)
Series Results
Scotland v Pakistan at Edinburgh - May 19, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Scotland v Pakistan at Edinburgh - May 17, 2013
Pakistan won by 96 runs
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May 17, 2013

Neil Carter took 1 for 56 before making a duck, Scotland v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Edinburgh, May, 17, 2013

Neil Carter took 1 for 56 before making a duck

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May 17, 2013

Matt Machan fails to hold onto a chance from Ehsan Adil, Scotland v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Edinburgh, May, 17, 2013

Matt Machan fails to hold onto a chance from Ehsan Adil

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