Scotland v Pakistan / Commentary

36.4

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, no run, blocked back to the bowler

36.5

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, no run, play and a miss outside off

36.6

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, 2 runs, shorter ball, easily pulled behind square

Pakistan 146/6   Saeed Ajmal 2* (3b)

37.2

Wardlaw to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, played down the ground to long-off

37.4

Wardlaw to Saeed Ajmal, 2 runs, cut under the point fielder

37.5

Wardlaw to Saeed Ajmal, no run, blocked to the leg-side

37.6

Wardlaw to Saeed Ajmal, no run, shorter ball bounces away off the pads

Pakistan 151/6   Saeed Ajmal 5* (7b)

38.5

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, no run, blocked in to the off-side

38.6

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, no run, blocked again, Misbah sends Ajmal back for the quick single to keep the strike

Pakistan 152/6   Saeed Ajmal 5* (9b)

39.2

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, FOUR, full on the legs, tries to get bat to the ball which loops over fine leg off the edge. Four lucky runs but Pakistan need them right now.

39.3

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, no run, blocked in to the covers, looks for a quick single that isn't there

39.4

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, flicked through square leg for one

39.6

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, no run, looks to go leg-side, leading edge drops just short of the bowler

Pakistan 159/6   Saeed Ajmal 10* (13b 1x4)

40.2

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, no run, off the pads, half shout for lbw turned down

40.3

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, single down the ground to long-on

40.5

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, single to deep square

Pakistan 163/6   Saeed Ajmal 12* (16b 1x4)

41.3

Haq to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, fuller ball, sweeps to fine leg

41.5

Haq to Saeed Ajmal, no run, tries to slog but mis-timed

41.6

Haq to Saeed Ajmal, 2 runs, back over the bowler, hit high and hard but well fielded on the boundary, five from the over

Pakistan 171/6   Saeed Ajmal 15* (19b 1x4)

42.2

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, no run, late cut straight to the point fielder

42.3

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, no run, flicked through the leg-side

42.4

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, no run, goes to paddle, but the ball is too short and he gets all mixed up, the ball hits the back of the bat!

42.5

Machan to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, cut behind point, quick running for one

Pakistan 173/6   Saeed Ajmal 16* (23b 1x4)

43.3

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, no run, tries to scoop a paddle over the keeper, but its a full pace ball and it hits him in the ribs

43.4

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, 1 run, hit high, but mis-timed over cover and drops short of the fielder on the rope

43.6

Taylor to Saeed Ajmal, FOUR, pulled a shorter ball behind square, lovely shot and a rare boundary

Pakistan 181/6   Saeed Ajmal 21* (26b 2x4)

44.4

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, FOUR, shorter ball, pulled up over his head behind the keeper and races away for four, Ajmal playing to the crowd now

44.5

Carter to Saeed Ajmal, 3 runs, late cut finds a top edge, good chasing from the fielders but three more

Pakistan 191/6   Saeed Ajmal 28* (28b 3x4)

45.3

Wardlaw to Saeed Ajmal, OUT, oh dear, terrible shot! Fuller ball which Ajmal pre-meditates a paddle shot. He misses the thing altogether and gets clean bowled. Again a silly shot to get out when he was looking strong.

Saeed Ajmal b Wardlaw 28 (28b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Pakistan 195/7   Saeed Ajmal 28 (29b 3x4)
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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