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  | Overs 101-150

28.1

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, left alone

28.2

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, left again

28.3

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, left alone

28.4

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run

28.5

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, left alone

28.6

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, edged to gulley

England 93/1   Azhar Mahmood 1-1-0-0

30.1

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, pushed to point, was on or about off stump

30.2

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, left alone

30.3

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run

30.4

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, 2 runs, turned to deep mid wicket

30.5

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, a good awayswinger, left alone

30.6

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, swings away again and just left alone

England 96/1   Azhar Mahmood 2-1-2-0

32.1

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run

32.2

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, pushed into the covers

32.3

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, 1 run, turned to mid wicket

32.4

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, angles in from wide of the crease inti his legs, pushed to mid on

32.5

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, to point

32.6

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, 3 runs, a well timed push past point and a long chase for Youhana, England 100 up

England 100/1   Azhar Mahmood 3-1-6-0

34.1

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, beaten, on off stump and moved away

34.2

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, pushed to cover

34.3

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, no run, to cover

34.4

Azhar Mahmood to Vaughan, OUT, angled ointo his legs, flicked and a fine edge onto his bad and a superb diving catch by Latif

MP Vaughan c †Rashid Latif b Azhar Mahmood 32 (68m 55b 5x4 1x6) SR: 58.18

34.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, reaches forward a muffled appeal but may be there was bat there too

34.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, turned to mid wicket

England 105/2   Azhar Mahmood 4-2-6-1

36.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, to short mid wicket

36.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, to point

36.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

36.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

36.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, pushed to cover

36.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, outside off left alone

England 109/2   Azhar Mahmood 5-3-6-1

38.1

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, left alone as the ball swings away

38.2

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, pushed to point

38.3

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run

38.4

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, on the pads but missing leg, no appeal

38.5

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, pushe to the offside

38.6

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, pushed back

England 114/2   Azhar Mahmood 6-4-6-1

40.1

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, seamed in and left alone

40.2

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, no run, left alone

40.3

Azhar Mahmood to Atherton, OUT, full pitched caught atherton on the crease, middle and off stumps disturbed

MA Atherton b Azhar Mahmood 42 (178m 122b 5x4 0x6) SR: 34.42

40.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, defends to cover

40.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone outside off

40.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, 1 run, turned to square leg

England 115/3   Azhar Mahmood 7-4-7-2

42.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone as the ball swings away

42.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone again, slower ball swung even more to the off

42.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone

42.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, good ball, makes him rush into a defensive push to point

42.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, on the pads, a strangled appeal, going down leg

42.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, now the awayswinger, left alone

England 119/3   Azhar Mahmood 8-5-7-2

44.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

44.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, pushed back

44.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, prodded to gulley

44.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, loud appeal and tv replay shows the ball may have missed leg

44.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

44.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, pushed to the off, Nasser does not look set yet, rather tentative

England 125/3   Azhar Mahmood 9-6-7-2

46.1

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, defends and ball fizzles to leg

46.2

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed gently to leg

46.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed back and Azhar stops it himself

46.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone outside off

46.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone outside off

46.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, leaves it alone again

England 132/3   Azhar Mahmood 10-7-7-2

48.1

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, defends to cover

48.2

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone

48.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushes it back

48.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed to cover, nasser sends him back

48.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone

48.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left again

England 132/3   Azhar Mahmood 11-8-7-2

50.1

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

50.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, turned to square leg

50.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone

50.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, FOUR, oof! finally an attacking and elegant cover drive

50.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone

50.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone, ball moving further away

England 137/3   Azhar Mahmood 12-8-11-2

52.1

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

52.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, bat and pad together, pushed to off

52.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, prods it to cover

52.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, 3 runs, good ball, seamed away and a godd steer to third man as he saw it move away in time

52.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, stands tall and defends

52.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone outside off

England 140/3   Azhar Mahmood 13-8-14-2

54.1

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, outside off, left alone

54.2

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed back to Azhar

54.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, driven to mid off

54.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed to point

54.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, carefully defends to the off

54.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, outside off, left alone and we all will have a cup of tea

England 146/3   Azhar Mahmood 14-9-14-2

72.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, on off stump line, goes back and defends

72.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, slower ball, swings away outside off

72.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone, kept a bit low

72.4

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, defended to cover

72.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, left alone

72.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

England 194/3   Azhar Mahmood 15-10-14-2

74.1

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, 2 runs, driven to mid on

74.2

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, FOUR, a great cut, one too few, and a resolute fifty for Thorpe is the reward

74.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed to point

74.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, to point again

74.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, 1 run, gently pushed to mid off for a quickie

74.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, beaten! a close shave outside off

England 204/3   Azhar Mahmood 16-10-21-2

76.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, driven to mid off

76.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, 1 run, driven to mid on, widish and the only intersting event it it hit a diving Youhana on his lip

76.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed into the covers

76.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone

76.5

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run

76.6

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, FOUR, a lovely square cut!, screams away through the gap between point and cover

England 211/3   Azhar Mahmood 17-10-26-2

78.1

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, pushed into the covers

78.2

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, left alone outside off

78.3

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, no run, hops and prods it to point

78.4

Azhar Mahmood to Thorpe, 3 runs, turned to mid wicket. long chase for razzaq

78.5

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run

78.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, pushed to cover

England 222/3   Azhar Mahmood 18-10-29-2

100.1

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, on off stump, the bounce surprises him a bit playing forward

100.2

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, left alone and the ball seams away

100.3

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, on the legs and a good stop by Latif who, to this comm, has kept very well

100.4

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run

100.5

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, 3 runs, driven just wide of mid on

100.6

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, hit on the pads, no appeal

England 287/5   Azhar Mahmood 19-10-32-2

102.1

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, pushed to mid off

102.2

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, plays outside in, thick edge to cover

102.3

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, pushes this to coverpoint, I do lnow how to spell 'push'

102.4

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, FOUR, good looking square drive off his backfoot past point

102.5

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, FOUR, excellet timing on the turn to square leg

102.6

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, taken on the pads reaching forward

England 300/5   Azhar Mahmood 20-10-40-2

104.1

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, pushed to point and takes off the bottom hand immediately

104.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, no run, squares him up. pushed to mid on

104.3

Azhar Mahmood to Hussain, OUT, the ball pitched up for some swing, finds the outer edge and a regulation catch to Latif

N Hussain c †Rashid Latif b Azhar Mahmood 64 (307m 193b 8x4 0x6) SR: 33.16

104.4

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, left alone outside off

104.5

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, outside off left alone again

104.6

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, leaves it too, good over by Azhar ends

England 307/6   Azhar Mahmood 21-11-40-3

106.1

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, goes for a cut, but straight to cover

106.2

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, left alone]

106.3

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, pushed into the covers

106.4

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, to mid off

106.5

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, on target, turned to short mid wicket

106.6

Azhar Mahmood to Stewart, no run, left alone

England 314/6   Azhar Mahmood 22-12-40-3

108.1

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, left outside off

108.2

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, 3 runs, nicely turned to square leg

108.3

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, 2 runs, to square leg

108.4

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run, lbw appeal declined, was very close and Ump Hair declined, Azhar unlucky

108.5

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run, on the pads, no appeal this time

108.6

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, 1 run, tucked away to square leg

England 323/7   Azhar Mahmood 23-12-46-3

110.1

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, back to the bowler

110.2

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, pushed to point

110.3

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, 1 run, driven to mid off and a good stop by Wasim

110.4

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run, pushed back

110.5

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, 1 run, guides it to fine leg

110.6

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, off the backfoot to mid off

England 331/7   Azhar Mahmood 24-12-48-3

112.1

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run, pushed to cover

112.2

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run

112.3

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run, prodded to gully

112.4

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, no run

112.5

Azhar Mahmood to Cork, 1 run, turned to leg

112.6

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run

England 337/7   Azhar Mahmood 25-12-49-3

128.1

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, outside off, left

128.2

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, on off stump, prodded to cover

128.3

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, no run, gets one to pop and Ward takes his hand away

128.4

Azhar Mahmood to Ward, 1 run, drives to cover, slight misfield

128.5

Azhar Mahmood to Caddick, OUT, a beauty of an in dipping yourker get the off stump

AR Caddick b Azhar Mahmood 5 (28m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

128.6

Azhar Mahmood to Gough, no run, loud appeal, Hair looked long and hard, indipper, very unlucky

England 385/9   Azhar Mahmood 26-12-50-4
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Series Results
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Pakistan won by 108 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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