Scotland v Pakistan / Commentary

0.1

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, good pace, feels for it outside off and misses

0.2

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, drives a full ball to mid-off on the front foot

0.3

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, pace and bounce outside off, leaves it alonge this time

0.4

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, bit slower, prodded away to the off-side

0.5

Carter to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, full outside off, worked through the off-side between cover and point

0.6

Carter to Imran Farhat, FOUR, shorter ball, worked away effortlessly over point and races away for four

Pakistan 6/0   NM Carter 1-0-6-0

2.1

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, fuller ball, blocked away to the off-side

2.2

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, good line on the off-stump, stroked away to mid-off

2.3

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, and again towards off-stump, blocked to the covers

2.4

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, decent length, again blocks it away on the front foot

2.5

Carter to Imran Farhat, 1 run, flicked off the hips to fine leg

2.6

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run

Pakistan 9/0   NM Carter 2-0-7-0

4.1

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run

4.2

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run

4.3

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, 2 runs

4.4

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, FOUR

4.5

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run

4.6

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run

Pakistan 21/0   NM Carter 3-0-13-0

6.1

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, blocked to the covers

6.2

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, 2 runs, drives through the covers, well timed and finds the gap

6.3

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, fuller ball on the body, blocked to the leg-side

6.4

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, good line and length, well watched and left alone swinging away from off

6.5

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, fuller and quicker, blocked away off his toes back to the bowler

6.6

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, shorter ball, blocked in to the covers on the back foot

Pakistan 29/0   NM Carter 4-0-15-0

8.1

Carter to Imran Farhat, FOUR, fuller ball, lovely drive that splits Taylor at mid-off

8.2

Carter to Imran Farhat, 1 run, block and run in to the covers

8.3

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, drives back to the bowler who stops well

8.4

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, shorter ball, worked to square leg but straight at the fielder

8.5

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, good line and length, leaves it alone

8.6

Carter to Nasir Jamshed, no run, outside off again, Jamshed looking to slash away but thinks better of it and leaves it again

Pakistan 41/0   NM Carter 5-0-20-0

10.1

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, on the legs, worked through the leg-side to square

10.2

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, full on off-stump, drives hard to mid-off

10.3

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, full again, tries to hammer the straight drive but Coetzer has it at mid-off

10.4

Carter to Imran Farhat, FOUR, connects this time! Underneath the bowler with enough pace, four runs.

10.5

Carter to Imran Farhat, no run, cut to point on the front foot

10.6

Carter to Imran Farhat, 1 run, block and run to the off-side

Pakistan 49/0   NM Carter 6-0-24-0

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

36.3

Carter to Kamran Akmal, OUT, looks to nudge the ball away to the off-side, but misses a straighter one that smacks the pads full. The umpire takes his time before sending him away. It was straight, half-way up and even through Akmal came forward it looked out!

Kamran Akmal lbw b Carter 12 (20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

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   NM Carter 7-0-27-1

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

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   NM Carter 8-0-28-1

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

44.4

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

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   NM Carter 9-0-39-1

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

48.3

Carter to Ehsan Adil, 1 run, dropped!. Goes to slog and hits it straight up in the air. Machan comes a long way from mid-off to make up ground but spills the catch

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   NM Carter 10-0-56-1
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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