New Zealand tour of Pakistan, 2002 / Commentary

New Zealand in Pakistan ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v New Zealand

Pakistan won by 153 runs

4.1

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 3 runs, on his pads, flicks it fine and gets a comfortable 3 , as Butler dives and stops welll just infront of the ropes

4.5

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 no ball, on target , but oversteps, Inzamam, defends with a very straight bat

4.5

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pitches it well up, punches it to cover

4.6

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, defends it towards cover

Pakistan 20/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 3* (4b)

5.5

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, outside offf stump, left alone

5.6

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run

Pakistan 21/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 3* (6b)

6.5

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, gets his front foot forward and defends down well with bat and pad together

6.6

Tuffey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, just outside off stump, leans back and slides it behind point and gets a couple efore the man from third man runs around and fields

Pakistan 24/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 5* (8b)

7.2

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, punches it to cover off the back foot

7.3

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pitched up on the pads, played just wide of the bowler

7.4

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, wide delivery on the off, lucky not not have been called

7.5

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pitched up just wide of the off stup, Inzamam moves across, gets to the pitch and plays it to the covers

7.6

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, short delivery on the off, turned away to the on side

Pakistan 26/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 5* (13b)

8.2

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, short ball, straying down the leg side, Inzamam pulls it behind over short fine leg ruthlessly and the ball bounces once or twice and hits the fence

8.3

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 no ball, oversteps, Inzamam leans forward and defends it to cover

8.3

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on off stump, defends it towards mid on cautiously

8.4

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, on his pads again, easily taps it towards long leg and gets the single

Pakistan 33/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 10* (17b 1x4)

9.1

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, fuller ball, on his pads, that was a bad line to bowl to Inzamam, flicks it with ease and the ball just races t the long leg ropes again

9.2

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, same bad line, but short ball this time, pulls it to deep backward square leg and gets just the single

9.4

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, on his pads, flicks it to long leg with ease for another single

Pakistan 40/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 16* (20b 2x4)

10.1

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, short ball again, Inzaman leans back and pulls it in front of square and a good work there near the ropes restricts the scoring to just one

Pakistan 41/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 17* (21b 2x4)

11.1

Oram to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, gentle medium pace, on off stump, Inzaman forced to the back foot as he defends it towards point

11.2

Oram to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, slightly short, pulls it to deep backward square leg

11.4

Oram to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on off stump, gets his body well behind and defends with a straight bat

11.5

Oram to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on leg stump, leans forward and pushes it to square leg

11.6

Oram to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, stays back and defends it towards point

Pakistan 48/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 18* (26b 2x4)

12.2

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on off stump, Inzamam gets back and across and pushes it defensively towards cover

12.3

Butler to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT, short of length ball, bounces more than expected, Inzamam goes to pull it behind square leg, the ball gets height and not the distance he wanted and lands straight in the palm of the fielder stationed for this shot - Inzamam disappoints!

Inzamam-ul-Haq c sub (JEC Franklin) b Butler 18 (43m 28b 2x4 0x6) SR: 64.28

Pakistan 49/3   Inzamam-ul-Haq 18 (28b 2x4)
Series Results
Pakistan v New Zealand at Lahore - Apr 27, 2002
Pakistan won by 66 runs
Pakistan v New Zealand at Rawalpindi - Apr 24, 2002
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Pakistan v New Zealand at Karachi - Apr 21, 2002
Pakistan won by 153 runs
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Photos

Apr 25, 2002

Daryl Tuffey about to bowl - ODI1 at Karachi, New Zealand v Pakistan, 21 Apr 2002

Daryl Tuffey about to bowl

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Apr 25, 2002

New Zealand team going off after a crowd disturbance - ODI1 at Karachi, New Zealand v Pakistan, 21 Apr 2002

New Zealand team going off after a crowd disturbance

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