Pakistan tour of England, 2001 / Commentary

Pakistan in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v Pakistan

England won by an innings and 9 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to cover

0.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves this alone outside off

0.3

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, short ball, ducks

0.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, superb cover drive, raced away over the rope

0.5

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves it alone again

0.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves it but was lose to off stump

Pakistan 4/0   D Gough 1-0-4-0

2.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves it alone

2.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, short ducks

2.3

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to gully

2.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, lovely drive through point, touched his hands

2.5

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, driven towards extra cover

2.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, to mid off

Pakistan 9/1   D Gough 2-0-8-0

4.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, thick edge, playing away from his body between slip and gully

4.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 no ball

4.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, OUT, preditibly, Anwar nibbles outside off and easily and comfortably snicks it to Atherton

Saeed Anwar c Atherton b Gough 12 (20m 15b 3x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

4.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 leg bye, short ball, cannons of Inzy's waist to square leg

4.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, caomes in sharply and he leaves it only to see it pass over his stumps

4.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, outside off, moves in and beaten

4.6

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defends to cover

Pakistan 22/2   D Gough 3-0-13-1

6.1

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, left alone outside off

6.2

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, covers up and defends

6.3

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, a bouncer, ducked away

6.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, again, seams away and he does not have a go

6.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, on off stump, dangles an angled bat, softly so the ball skids along to the slips

6.6

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, slower ball outside off, left

Pakistan 24/2   D Gough 4-1-13-1

8.1

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, short ball ducks and it rbounds off his back

8.2

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, driven abct to Gough

8.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to point]

8.4

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, turned to leg

8.5

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, leaves this one alone outside off

8.6

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, left alone

Pakistan 27/2   D Gough 5-2-13-1

10.1

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, a magnifient pull,

10.2

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, short and ducks

10.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 no ball

10.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to mid on

10.4

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, drives it to mid off

10.5

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, turned it with super timing to deep square leg

10.6

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, to point

Pakistan 36/2   D Gough 6-2-22-1

12.1

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, a fine square drive off his backfoot through point

12.2

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, beaten, over the stumps

12.3

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushes it back

12.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, turned to mid on

12.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, a loud appeal but missing leg

12.6

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, to square leg

Pakistan 43/3   D Gough 7-2-28-1

14.1

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, a huge edge through slip and gully

14.2

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, to mid wicket

14.3

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, rising ball pushed away

14.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, back to the bowler

14.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, turned to deep square leg

14.6

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, turned to leg

Pakistan 49/3   D Gough 8-2-34-1

30.1

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run, to mid on

30.2

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run, a huge and comical mix up, Youhane pushed it to leg, ran, rushed back, slipped, lost his bat, Sidebottom threw, fell over, ball missed, woulfd have been out, dove full length, but it was grass not a swimming pool

30.3

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run, to mid off

30.4

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run, short ball, bouncer, evaded

30.5

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed to cover

30.6

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, no run

Pakistan 113/4   D Gough 9-3-34-1

32.1

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, pushes it to cover

32.2

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, to cover again

32.3

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, outside off, left

32.4

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, defends and the ball falls at his feet, thinks of a run

32.5

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, waits for the slower one outside off and prods it to off

32.6

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, left alone

Pakistan 115/4   D Gough 10-4-34-1

34.1

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, loud appeal for lbw, struck high, declined

34.2

Gough to Younis Khan, no run

34.3

Gough to Younis Khan, 1 run

34.4

Gough to Yousuf Youhana, OUT

Yousuf Youhana lbw b Gough 26 (141m 75b 2x4 0x6) SR: 34.66

34.5

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, FOUR

34.6

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run

Pakistan 120/5   D Gough 11-4-39-2

36.1

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run

36.2

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run, pushed to cover

36.3

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, (no ball) 1 run

36.3

Gough to Younis Khan, FOUR, short ball pulled to mid wicket

36.4

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, short ball, pulls and a fine save by Sidebottom at mid on

36.5

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, slower ball, outside off left alone

36.6

Gough to Younis Khan, 2 runs, drives it to deep cover

Pakistan 132/5   D Gough 12-4-47-2

38.1

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, FOUR, plays away from his body and a thick edge past point

38.2

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run, pushed to mid on

38.3

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run, better looking push to cover

38.4

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run, watchfully pushed to mid on

38.5

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run, drives the incoming ball, but a bit of mistiming to mid on

38.6

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, no run

Pakistan 139/5   D Gough 13-4-51-2

52.1

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 run, turned to mid wicket

52.2

Gough to Rashid Latif, 3 runs, driven to mid wicket, a long chase and good diving save by sub Cook

52.3

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 run, gentle push to cover

52.4

Gough to Rashid Latif, no run, left alone

52.5

Gough to Rashid Latif, no run, outside off, chases it and misses

52.6

Gough to Rashid Latif, no run, now a confident front foot defensive push to off

Pakistan 189/7   D Gough 14-4-56-2

54.1

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 run, turned to fine leg

54.2

Gough to Rashid Latif, 3 runs, driven to deep cover and just stopped by Vaughan inside the rope

54.3

Gough to Wasim Akram, no run, bouncer left alone

54.4

Gough to Wasim Akram, no run, short outside off, left

54.5

Gough to Wasim Akram, no run, full toss, misses it outside off

54.6

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 run, prodded into the cover gap

Pakistan 195/7   D Gough 15-4-61-2

56.1

Gough to Rashid Latif, no run, good ball, took his bat away at the last moment, just outside off

56.2

Gough to Rashid Latif, no run, slower ball, pushed back

56.3

Gough to Rashid Latif, OUT, going towards leg, flicks, gets a fine edge to Stewart, just before lunch and they go in, 200 wickets for Gough in tests

Rashid Latif c †Stewart b Gough 18 (64m 40b 1x4 0x6) SR: 45.00

56.4

Gough to Waqar Younis, no run, pushed to short leg

56.5

Gough to Waqar Younis, OUT, went for a drive, away from his body, ball flew to third slip and Thorpe held a nice one

Waqar Younis c Thorpe b Gough 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

56.6

Gough to Shoaib Akhtar, OUT, on leg stump, straigh and coming in, Gough has 202 wickets and that was a 3W maiden, Pakistan will soon be back, bowled out in 3 after lunch balls

Shoaib Akhtar b Gough 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 203/10   D Gough 16-5-61-5
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
England v Pakistan at Manchester - May 31-Jun 4, 2001
Pakistan won by 108 runs
England v Pakistan at Lord's - May 17-20, 2001
England won by an innings and 9 runs
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Photos

May 22, 2001

Darren Gough celebrates with Cork and Trescothick, day 4, 1st Test at Lord's, 17-21 May 2001.

Darren Gough celebrates with Cork and Trescothick

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May 22, 2001

Some of the England team celebrating the win, day 4, 1st Test at Lord's, 17-21 May 2001.

Some of the England team celebrating the win

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