New Zealand tour of Pakistan, 2002 / Commentary

New Zealand in Pakistan ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v New Zealand

Pakistan won by 153 runs

0.3

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, FOUR, gentle outswinger, outside the off stump, Nazir leans forward and caresses it through cover and the ball just keeps running away from the inner ring of fielders to the fence

Pakistan 4/0   Imran Nazir 4* (3b 1x4)   DR Tuffey 0.3-0-4-0

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

Pakistan 31/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 9* (14b 1x4)   IG Butler 0.2-0-5-0

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

Pakistan 37/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 14* (18b 2x4)   AR Adams 4.1-1-9-0

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!

Pakistan 46/2   Yousuf Youhana 10* (27b 1x4)   IG Butler 1.2-0-13-0

14.1

Butler to Younis Khan, FOUR, just short of length, Younis goes back and punches it perfectly in the gap and the ball has enough in it to reach the ropes and Pakistan reach 50

Pakistan 53/3   Younis Khan 4* (4b 1x4)   IG Butler 3.1-0-18-1

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)   IG Butler 4-0-24-1

15.5

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

Pakistan 66/3   Yousuf Youhana 20* (42b 3x4)   JDP Oram 2.5-1-9-0

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

Pakistan 114/3   Yousuf Youhana 53* (86b 4x4 1x6)   CZ Harris 2.3-0-12-0

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

Pakistan 121/3   Yousuf Youhana 58* (88b 5x4 1x6)   CD McMillan 1.2-0-10-0

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

Pakistan 140/3   Yousuf Youhana 69* (95b 6x4 1x6)   CZ Harris 4.1-0-26-0

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)   CZ Harris 6-0-34-0

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

Pakistan 156/3   Yousuf Youhana 82* (114b 8x4 1x6)   AR Adams 6.4-1-19-0

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)   DR Tuffey 5-1-23-2

37.4

Astle to Younis Khan, FOUR, flicks it well behind square leg

Pakistan 176/3   Younis Khan 45* (62b 2x4)   NJ Astle 1.4-0-12-0

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)   CD McMillan 4-0-24-0

41.3

Butler to Younis Khan, FOUR, goes for the fine flick, and gets it very fine too and welcome runs for Pakistan

Pakistan 196/3   Younis Khan 57* (73b 3x4)   IG Butler 5.3-0-35-1

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

Pakistan 214/4   Yousuf Youhana 105* (142b 11x4 1x6)   IG Butler 6.5-0-49-2

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

Pakistan 219/4   Yousuf Youhana 109* (144b 12x4 1x6)   AR Adams 7.3-1-25-0

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)   AR Adams 8-1-31-0

45.2

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

Pakistan 230/4   Yousuf Youhana 118* (147b 14x4 1x6)   JDP Oram 6.2-3-17-0

49.4

Oram to Wasim Akram, FOUR, gives himself a bit of room and hits it hard all along the ground to the long off fence with all power

Pakistan 270/5   Wasim Akram 8* (5b 1x4)   JDP Oram 8.4-3-46-1

49.6

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, full toss to finish the over, Razzaq hits it right over the bowler's head and gets an one bounce four

Pakistan 275/6   Abdul Razzaq 30* (18b 1x4 2x6)   JDP Oram 9-3-51-2
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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