New Zealand tour of Pakistan, 2002 / Commentary

New Zealand in Pakistan ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v New Zealand

Pakistan won by 153 runs

3.1

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside the off stump, left alone

3.2

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run

3.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run

3.4

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, just outside off stump, gets forward and defends it towards point

3.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, nippy ball, just outside off stump, Youhana goes to it and gets beaten as the ball ounced well suddenly

3.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off stump, Youhana moves across and shoulders arms

Pakistan 15/2   Yousuf Youhana 0* (6b)

4.2

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, defends it t the off side

4.3

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, gets forward and defends it to wards cover

4.4

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, slower ball, Youhana leans forward and looks to push it to cover, gets a thick inner edge and the ball rolls to the on side

Pakistan 19/2   Yousuf Youhana 1* (9b)

5.1

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, short of length and bounces quite well, Youhana goes back and defends towards cover point

5.2

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, fuller length ball, outside off stump, left alone

5.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pitched up on his pads, pushes it to mid on

5.4

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, outside off stump, deliberately guides it towards third man, Youhana wanted the easy second run, but his partner refuses and puts him a bit of trouble

Pakistan 21/2   Yousuf Youhana 2* (13b)

6.1

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run

6.2

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, width offered, cracks it to over, could not get it past the man there

6.3

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, comes forward and defends down very carefully

6.4

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, slower ball, Youhana watsches it carefully and nudges it down to third man for th easy jogged single

Pakistan 22/2   Yousuf Youhana 3* (17b)

7.1

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 no ball, outside off stump, extra nippy bounce there as Youhna lets it alone to the keeper

7.1

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, on target, extra bounce, guides it down to thoird man

Pakistan 26/2   Yousuf Youhana 4* (19b)

8.1

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, on off stump, taps it down towards 3rd man and gets the easy run

8.5

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, slowish ball, on off stump, Youhana leans forward and defends down very cautiously

8.6

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off, leans well forward and drives it to cover point

Pakistan 33/2   Yousuf Youhana 5* (22b)

9.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, kicks up well, stays back and guides it towards third man

9.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, stays as he is and defends it down towards short cover

9.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off stump, quicker ball, Youhana goes to crack off the back foot and fails contact as the ball sails swiftly to Hart

Pakistan 40/2   Yousuf Youhana 6* (25b)

10.2

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 no ball, on off stump, bounces a bit more, Youhana gets back and defends well with his body well behind

10.2

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, just outside off stump, a bit of room, Youhana places it in front of point with sheer elegance and the ball pierces the infield very well, supreme shot!

10.3

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, cautiously defends it to the on side

10.4

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run

10.5

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, works it off his pads towards short mid wicket

10.6

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, comes well forward and pushes it to mid on

Pakistan 46/2   Yousuf Youhana 10* (31b 1x4)

11.3

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, on off stump, guides it down to third man

Pakistan 48/2   Yousuf Youhana 11* (32b 1x4)

12.1

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, on leg stump again, Butler not getting his line right, Youhana whips it and sends the ball to the fielder at long leg for the single

Pakistan 49/2   Yousuf Youhana 12* (33b 1x4)

13.1

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off stump, Youhana gets forward and across and defends it to Astle at gully

13.2

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, short of length ball, kicks up well, outside off stump, left alone to the keper

13.3

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, Youhana comes forward and defends it to the off side

13.4

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, cautious front foot defence from Youhana and the ball rolls down to short cover

13.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off stump, Youhana moves across and reaches it and cracks it to cover point

13.6

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, leans well forward and pushes it to mid off, Oram finishes a maiden over!

Pakistan 49/3   Yousuf Youhana 12* (39b 1x4)

14.6

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 no ball, overstepping as he fires it right on target. Youhana defends it back to the bowler

14.6

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, marvellous shot, pitches it up, gets to it and drives it perfectly all along the ground to the long on fence, the crowd cheers loudly

Pakistan 59/3   Yousuf Youhana 16* (41b 2x4)

15.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, pitched up, leans to it and drives it hard over cover and gets his 3rd boundary

15.6

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run

Pakistan 66/3   Yousuf Youhana 20* (43b 3x4)

16.2

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, goes back and places it to the sweeper on the off side for the easy jogged single

16.6

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, gets well forward and sweeps it fine and gets a good couple of runs to finish the over

Pakistan 71/3   Yousuf Youhana 23* (45b 3x4)

18.1

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, sweeps it fine and gets another couple of runs

18.2

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, stretches forward and defends down

18.3

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, stretches well forward and gets rapped on the pads as he tries to defend, huge shout in vain

18.4

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, just outside off stump, leans forward and defends it to the off side

18.5

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, on his pads, goes back and taps it towards long leg

Pakistan 74/3   Yousuf Youhana 26* (50b 3x4)

19.1

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, just outside off stump, walks across and deliberately guides it down to third man

19.3

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside off stump, slowish ball, Youhana tries to reach to it and guide it delicately and misses it

19.4

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, leans forward and defends it towards point

19.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, fuller ball, on off stump, slowish thru the air, waits for it and defends it back to the bowler

19.6

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, moves back and across and guides it down to third man for the easy single

Pakistan 77/3   Yousuf Youhana 28* (55b 3x4)

20.1

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, well flighted , pitched well up. leans forward and defends it to short 3rd man

20.2

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, flights it again, pushes it to mid wicket off the front foot

20.3

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, guides it past the short third man

20.4

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, flighted ball, gets his front foot forward and lofts it over cover, good diving stop near the ropes by Tuffey

20.5

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, stretches well forward and defends down cautiously

20.6

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, flighted ball, on his pads, gets a bit back and pushes it towards deep mid wicket

Pakistan 82/3   Yousuf Youhana 33* (61b 3x4)

21.1

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, tight line and length, comes a bit forward and defends it down towards the bowler

21.2

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, slower ball, well outside the off stump, Youhana leans to it and tries to play it delicately and misses it

21.3

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, stays as he is and defends it down towards point

21.4

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, pitched up, pushes it back towards the bowler

21.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on of stump, comes forward and defends it back to Oram with a very straight bat

21.6

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushes it to mid wicket as Oram finishes his third maiden over

Pakistan 82/3   Yousuf Youhana 33* (67b 3x4)

22.2

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, paddles it vry fine and gets a couple easily

22.3

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

22.4

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

22.6

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, goes back and pushes it down to long off

Pakistan 88/3   Yousuf Youhana 37* (71b 3x4)

23.1

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, goes back and pushes it to backward point

23.2

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, just outside off stump, guides it very fine and plays it late towards third man for the single

23.6

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushes to the on side, Harris runs and picks it

Pakistan 92/3   Yousuf Youhana 38* (74b 3x4)

24.2

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, gets forward and drives it down to long off

24.5

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, SIX, quicker ball, Youhana sees it being dropped short, rocks back and hefts it over long on and gets maximum - splendid shot

24.6

Walker to Yousuf Youhana, no run, leans forward and defends down to the off side

Pakistan 101/3   Yousuf Youhana 45* (77b 3x4 1x6)

25.2

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, leans well forward and defends it towards cover

25.3

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, flicks it to deep mid wicket and gets a single

25.6

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, comes forward and bit and pushe it towards mid wicket

Pakistan 105/3   Yousuf Youhana 47* (80b 3x4 1x6)

26.1

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, cautiously defends it back to the bowler

26.2

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, short of length ball, gets back and pushes it to long off

26.5

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, flighted ball, leans well forward and drives it deep cover for the single

Pakistan 108/3   Yousuf Youhana 49* (83b 3x4 1x6)

27.1

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on his pads, taps it to square leg

27.2

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, gets forward and defends it towards point

27.3

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, outside off stump, slashes at it, a thick edge and the ball runs very fine to the ropes

27.4

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

Pakistan 115/3   Yousuf Youhana 54* (87b 4x4 1x6)

28.2

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, full toss, on his pads, Youhana picks it well and places it to the vacant mid wicket rehion and the ball is sent to the fence

28.3

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, outside off stump, leans forward and drives it to deep cover for the easy run

Pakistan 122/3   Yousuf Youhana 59* (89b 5x4 1x6)

29.1

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, leans forward and pushes it to long off for yet another single

29.4

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, flighted ball, flicks it towards deep mid wicket and gets the single easily

Pakistan 127/3   Yousuf Youhana 61* (91b 5x4 1x6)

30.3

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, outside off stump, reaches to it and crashes it behind point for the couple

30.4

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, gets his front foot forward and across and taps it towards long on for the easy single

30.6

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, outside the off stump, opens the face of the bat and guides it to third man to get back the strike

Pakistan 136/3   Yousuf Youhana 65* (94b 5x4 1x6)

31.1

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, massive shot, briiliant batting - Youhana comes forward and picks it very well and hits to the mid wicket fence airily in style

31.2

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, comes forward and defends it to cover

31.3

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, quicker ball, on off stump, gets forward and defends it towards point

31.4

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, Youhana walks forward and across and pushes it towards mid wicket

31.5

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, good length ball, Youhana goes back and defends it back to the bowler

31.6

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, goes back and pushes it to the sweeper on the off side for the single

Pakistan 141/3   Yousuf Youhana 70* (100b 6x4 1x6)

32.1

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, short of length ball, on off stump, Youhana moves across and defends down carefully as Adams runs to the on side and fields it

32.2

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on his pads, quicker ball, Youhana taps it towards mid wicket

32.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, fuller ball, goes for the harsh flick, misses it and gets rapped on the pads

32.4

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, good length ball, gets back and defends it back towards the bowler

32.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 no ball, oversteps as he tries to fire in that yorker, Youhana esily digs it out and the ball rolls back to the bowler

32.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on target, Youhana watchfully defends it towards short mid wicket

32.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, outside off stump, opens the face of the bat and gets the single to keep him on strike

Pakistan 143/3   Yousuf Youhana 71* (107b 6x4 1x6)

33.1

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs

33.2

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, comes forward and places it to long on for the easy run

33.5

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, no run

33.6

Harris to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, comes forward and picks the gap very well as he inside outs it over cover and the ball bisects the long off and sweeper cover fielders and Youhana stands up proud!

Pakistan 151/3   Yousuf Youhana 78* (111b 7x4 1x6)

34.2

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, defends it towards off the front foot

34.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, short of length ball, on off stump, comes half forward and defends down cautiously

34.4

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, a bit of width outside the off stump, gets his front foot forwward and transfers his weight to his back foot and cracks it behind point and the ball races to the fence like a bullet

34.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, leans forward and defends it to the off side

34.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, short of length ball, on off stump, moves well across and flicks it towards short fine leg and gets a quick single

Pakistan 157/3   Yousuf Youhana 83* (116b 8x4 1x6)

35.1

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

35.3

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, outside off, gets back and plays it late and guides it to third man for the single

35.5

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, no run, flicks it off his pads to short fine leg

35.6

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, no run, stretches well forward and defends it towards point

Pakistan 161/3   Yousuf Youhana 85* (120b 8x4 1x6)

36.3

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, low full toss, leans forward and drives it to long on

36.5

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, leans forward and pushes it to point

36.6

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, picks it well and gets it go past the ropes at mid w2icket, super shot from the man in form!

Pakistan 168/3   Yousuf Youhana 90* (123b 9x4 1x6)

37.2

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, pushes off the frontf oot to long on

Pakistan 170/3   Yousuf Youhana 91* (124b 9x4 1x6)

38.2

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, on off stump, leans forward and drives it to cover

38.3

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, slower ball, leans to it and looks to drive to cover, gets a thick inside edge and the ball rolls towards mid wicket

38.4

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, fuller ball, almost an yorker, Youhana digs it out well nad pushes the ball back to the bowler

38.5

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushes back to the bowler, Tuffey dives and fields it

38.6

Tuffey to Yousuf Youhana, no run, cuts it to point off the back foot

Pakistan 178/3   Yousuf Youhana 91* (129b 9x4 1x6)

39.2

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, just outside off stump, guides it down to third man hurriedly for the single

39.5

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, fuller ball, outside off, throws his bat at it, gets a thick edge and the ball rolls quickly to the fielder at third man for the single

Pakistan 182/3   Yousuf Youhana 93* (131b 9x4 1x6)

40.2

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, no run

40.3

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, no run, outside the off stump, tries to play it late and guide it to third man and misses it

40.4

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, tries the yorker, gets it as a low full toss, Youhana drives it hard down the ground to long off

40.6

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, flighted ball, width offered, Youhana leans well forward and thorws his bat at it and sends the ball in the air behind point and the ball crosses the ropes in a few bounces

Pakistan 190/3   Yousuf Youhana 98* (135b 10x4 1x6)

41.2

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, pitches it up, stands up tall and pushes it along the ground to long of to reach 99

Pakistan 192/3   Yousuf Youhana 99* (136b 10x4 1x6)

42.1

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, no run

42.2

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, gets his front foot forward and across and flicks it just wide of the non striker towards long on and gets back-to-back centuries

42.4

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, pitched up, hits it very hard over the bowler to the long off fielder

42.6

McMillan to Yousuf Youhana, no run, just outside the off stump, slashes at it and misses, Hart collects and effects the stumping in a flash, but Youhana gets back in even more quicker!

Pakistan 204/3   Yousuf Youhana 101* (140b 10x4 1x6)

43.4

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run

43.5

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, fuller ball, outside off stump, Youhana picks it and hits it over cover with all his power and the ball races to the fence like a rocket

43.6

Butler to Yousuf Youhana, no run, flicks it to Vincent at mid wicket

Pakistan 214/4   Yousuf Youhana 105* (143b 11x4 1x6)

44.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, good length ball, Youhana slogs at it and the ball is sent crashing to the backward point fence - runs flowing freely here

44.4

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

44.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, full toss on his pads, perfect punishment, flicks it woth ease behind square leg, a few bounces and the ball thuds into the ad boards

Pakistan 225/4   Yousuf Youhana 114* (146b 13x4 1x6)

45.2

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, fuller ball, smashes it through cover, Pakistanis on a roll here, perfect shot and perfect placement!

45.3

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, hits it in the air towards long on which falls well short of the man there

45.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pitched up, walsk across the wickets and hits it back to the bowler

45.6

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs

Pakistan 234/4   Yousuf Youhana 121* (150b 14x4 1x6)

46.3

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, hits it hard to deep cover

46.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs

46.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run

Pakistan 240/4   Yousuf Youhana 124* (153b 14x4 1x6)

47.4

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, well outside off stump, fuller ball, moves well across and guides it down wide of third man for the couple

47.5

Oram to Yousuf Youhana, OUT, picks it very well over cover, unfortunate for him, hits it straight to Walker at deep cover who takes a well judged catch and a great innings comes to an end

Yousuf Youhana c Walker b Oram 125 (215m 155b 14x4 1x6) SR: 80.64

Pakistan 247/5   Yousuf Youhana 126 (155b 14x4 1x6)
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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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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