New Zealand tour of Pakistan, 2002 / Commentary

New Zealand in Pakistan ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v New Zealand

Pakistan won by 153 runs

Match State: Match start scheduled for 3.30 local time (9.30 GMT) Match State: Match start scheduled for 15.30 local time (9.30 GMT/21.30 NZT) Welcome to CricInfo.com LIVE text commentary This time its from National Stadium, Karachi in Pakistan This is the 1st One-Day International between Pakistan and New Zealand Waqar Younis has won the toss and has decided to bat first Pakistan are playing the same team that played the Final in Sharjah For NZ, Fleming is not playing and so McMillan will be leading the side The umpires are now in the centre Afridi and Nazitr out now to take strike Tuffey will start proceedings and Imran Nazir will take first strike

0.1

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, no run, the ball nips back in, Nazir stays back and defends down to the off side

0.2

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, no run, short of length ball, goes back nad tries to pull, gets an inside edge on to his pads

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

0.4

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, 2 runs, on his pads, flicks it through the vacant mid wicket region and gets a comfortable couple of runs

0.5

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, 1 no ball, Tuffey oversteps, short of length ball, Nazir tries to work it to the on side and misses it

0.5

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, 1 wide, wayward outside the off stump, swings away wildly, Nazir tries the extravagant shot and fails to make contact

0.5

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, 1 leg bye, tries to work it to the on side and gets it on his pads and scamper a leg bye as the ball rolls to the off side

0.6

Tuffey to Shahid Afridi, 4 leg byes, straying on Afridi's pads, tries the fine tickle and gets only his pads as the ball beats the keeper and runs fine to the ropes

Adams will share the new ball with Tuffey

End of over 1 (13 runs) Pakistan 13/0
Shahid Afridi    0* (1b)      DR Tuffey    1-0-8-0
Imran Nazir    6* (6b 1x4)     

1.1

Adams to Imran Nazir, no run, starts outside the off stump, flashes his bat at it and misses

1.2

Adams to Imran Nazir, 1 run, outside off stump, guides it down to third man for the single

1.3

Adams to Shahid Afridi, no run, on target, Afridi goes back and defends down with a straioght bat

1.4

Adams to Shahid Afridi, no run, fuller length ball, swings away, Afridi goes for the huge hit and fails to make contact

1.5

Adams to Shahid Afridi, no run, just outside the off stump, comes forward and defends it to cover

1.6

Adams to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, good length ball, punches it to Vincent at cover and takes a very quick single

End of over 2 (2 runs) Pakistan 15/0
Shahid Afridi    1* (5b)      AR Adams    1-0-2-0
Imran Nazir    7* (8b 1x4)     

2.1

Tuffey to Shahid Afridi, no run

2.2

Tuffey to Shahid Afridi, no run, on off stump, Afridi carefully gets back and defends with a straight bat

2.3

Tuffey to Shahid Afridi, OUT, gets his front foot forward and goes for the huge hit over mid off, but plays it a bit too early and doesnt get the distance right as the ball gets high over McMillan at mid off and Afridi departs early!

Shahid Afridi c McMillan b Tuffey 1 (11m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

2.4

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, no run, on off stump, gets forward and across and defends down cautiously

2.5

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, no run, just outside off stump, goes for theharsh shot with flair, but, checks it at the last moment and defends it down

2.6

Tuffey to Imran Nazir, OUT, digs it in short, Nazir could not resisit and plays the hook behind square leg, unfortunately for him, the ball goes straight to the Butler and the second wicket in this over

Imran Nazir c Butler b Tuffey 7 (15m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 63.63

End of over 3 (wicket maiden) Pakistan 15/2
     DR Tuffey    2-1-8-2
Yousuf Youhana    0* (0b)     

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

End of over 4 (maiden) Pakistan 15/2
Yousuf Youhana    0* (6b)      AR Adams    2-1-2-0
Inzamam-ul-Haq    0* (0b)     

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

4.2

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

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

End of over 5 (5 runs) Pakistan 20/2
Inzamam-ul-Haq    3* (4b)      DR Tuffey    3-1-13-2
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

5.5

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

5.6

Adams to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run

End of over 6 (1 run) Pakistan 21/2
Inzamam-ul-Haq    3* (6b)      AR Adams    3-1-3-0
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

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

End of over 7 (3 runs) Pakistan 24/2
Inzamam-ul-Haq    5* (8b)      DR Tuffey    4-1-16-2
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

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

Butler replaces Tuffey from the University Road End

End of over 8 (2 runs) Pakistan 26/2
Inzamam-ul-Haq    5* (13b)      AR Adams    4-1-5-0
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

8.2

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

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

End of over 9 (7 runs) Pakistan 33/2
Yousuf Youhana    5* (22b)      IG Butler    1-0-7-0
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

9.3

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

9.4

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

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

End of over 10 (7 runs) Pakistan 40/2
Yousuf Youhana    6* (25b)      AR Adams    5-1-12-0
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

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

Bowling Change from the Pavilion End Adams gives way to Oram

End of over 11 (6 runs) Pakistan 46/2
Yousuf Youhana    10* (31b 1x4)      IG Butler    2-0-13-0
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

11.3

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

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

End of over 12 (2 runs) Pakistan 48/2
Inzamam-ul-Haq    18* (26b 2x4)      JDP Oram    1-0-2-0
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

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

Younis Khan comes in to bat

12.4

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, quicker ball, well on target, Younis Khan goes back quickly and defends it down cautiously

12.5

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, fuller length ball, Younis gets forward and across and holds the bat high and lets the ball sail to the wicket keeper

12.6

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, outside off stump, stays as he is and pushes it to cover

End of over 13 (1 run) Pakistan 49/3
Younis Khan    0* (3b)      IG Butler    3-0-14-1
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!

End of over 14 (maiden) Pakistan 49/3
Yousuf Youhana    12* (39b 1x4)      JDP Oram    2-1-2-0
Younis Khan    0* (3b)     

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

14.2

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, just outside off stump, Younis gets back with his body well behind and defends with a straight bat

14.3

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, fuller length ball, on target, Younis gets a bit forward and pushes it back to the bowler

14.4

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, fuller length ball again, on off stump, cautiouslyt defended away to the off side

14.5

Butler to Younis Khan, 1 run, on target, moves back and across and flicks it to backward square leg

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

Match State: Drinks

End of over 15 (10 runs) Pakistan 59/3
Yousuf Youhana    16* (41b 2x4)      IG Butler    4-0-24-1
Younis Khan    5* (8b 1x4)     

15.1

Oram to Younis Khan, 2 runs, fullish slow ball, on off stump, nudges it towards mid wicket and run very well to get a couple more

15.2

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, good length ball, on off stump, leand forward and defends it down carefully

15.3

Oram to Younis Khan, no run

15.4

Oram to Younis Khan, 1 run, gets his front foot forward and goes for the cover drive, gets a thick edge and the ball rolls to third man

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

Leg spin being introduced - Walker to do it!

End of over 16 (7 runs) Pakistan 66/3
Yousuf Youhana    20* (43b 3x4)      JDP Oram    3-1-9-0
Younis Khan    8* (12b 1x4)     

16.1

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run, short ball, on his pads, pushes it to deep mid wicket for the single

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

16.3

Walker to Younis Khan, no run, turns well, stretches well forward and defends down towards point

16.4

Walker to Younis Khan, no run, quicker ball, fullish in length, pushes it towards cover

16.5

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run, flighted ball, on his pads, moves a bit and drives it down along the ground to long off

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

End of over 17 (5 runs) Pakistan 71/3
Yousuf Youhana    23* (45b 3x4)      BGK Walker    1-0-5-0
Younis Khan    10* (16b 1x4)     

17.1

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, on target, gets well back and defends it back to the bowler

17.2

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, on off stump, defends it towards the on side and looks for the run, Youhana refuses rightly

17.3

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, outside off stump, gets his front foot forward and defends it towards point

17.4

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, outside off stump, defends it towards cover point

17.5

Oram to Younis Khan, no run

17.6

Oram to Younis Khan, no run, pushes back towards the bowler

End of over 18 (maiden) Pakistan 71/3
Younis Khan    10* (22b 1x4)      JDP Oram    4-2-9-0
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

18.6

Walker to Younis Khan, no run, steps out and takes it on the full and hits it hard towards mid on

End of over 19 (3 runs) Pakistan 74/3
Younis Khan    10* (23b 1x4)      BGK Walker    2-0-8-0
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

19.2

Oram to Younis Khan, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and sends the bal to the third man fielder for another single

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

End of over 20 (3 runs) Pakistan 77/3
Yousuf Youhana    28* (55b 3x4)      JDP Oram    5-2-12-0
Younis Khan    11* (24b 1x4)     

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

End of over 21 (5 runs) Pakistan 82/3
Yousuf Youhana    33* (61b 3x4)      BGK Walker    3-0-13-0
Younis Khan    11* (24b 1x4)     

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

End of over 22 (maiden) Pakistan 82/3
Yousuf Youhana    33* (67b 3x4)      JDP Oram    6-3-12-0
Younis Khan    11* (24b 1x4)     

22.1

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run, sweeps it from off stump and manages just the single

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

22.5

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run, short and wide, rocks back and cracks it to the sweeper cover fielder

22.6

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

Change of bowling - another dibbly dobbly bowler comes in - Harris!

End of over 23 (6 runs) Pakistan 88/3
Yousuf Youhana    37* (71b 3x4)      BGK Walker    4-0-19-0
Younis Khan    13* (26b 1x4)     

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

23.3

Harris to Younis Khan, 2 runs, short ball, Younis goes back and pulls it over the infield and gets a couple

23.4

Harris to Younis Khan, no run, pushes it to square leg off the front foot

23.5

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run

23.6

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

End of over 24 (4 runs) Pakistan 92/3
Yousuf Youhana    38* (74b 3x4)      CZ Harris    1-0-4-0
Younis Khan    16* (29b 1x4)     

24.1

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run

24.2

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

24.3

Walker to Younis Khan, no run, leans forward and pushes it to mid wicket

24.4

Walker to Younis Khan, 1 run

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

End of over 25 (9 runs) Pakistan 101/3
Yousuf Youhana    45* (77b 3x4 1x6)      BGK Walker    5-0-28-0
Younis Khan    18* (32b 1x4)     

25.1

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run, on his pads, pushes it to deep mid wicket for the single

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

25.4

Harris to Younis Khan, no run

25.5

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it just wide of mid on and gets a very qucik single

25.6

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

The captain decides to bring himself on to bowl

End of over 26 (4 runs) Pakistan 105/3
Yousuf Youhana    47* (80b 3x4 1x6)      CZ Harris    2-0-8-0
Younis Khan    20* (35b 1x4)     

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

26.3

McMillan to Younis Khan, no run, on off stump, gets a bit forward and defends it towards point

26.4

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, flicks it to short fine leg for the quik single

26.5

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

26.6

McMillan to Younis Khan, 2 runs, hits it back airily just wide of the bowler towards long off for the couple

End of over 27 (5 runs) Pakistan 110/3
Younis Khan    23* (38b 1x4)      CD McMillan    1-0-5-0
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

27.5

Harris to Younis Khan, no run, down the leg side, very close to be called a wide

27.6

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run, sweeps it towards short fine leg off his pads for the single

End of over 28 (6 runs) Pakistan 116/3
Younis Khan    24* (40b 1x4)      CZ Harris    3-0-14-0
Yousuf Youhana    54* (87b 4x4 1x6)     

28.1

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, leans forward and drives it to long on for the easy single

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

28.4

McMillan to Younis Khan, no run, good length ball, leans forward and pushes it to cover

28.5

McMillan to Younis Khan, no run, comes a bit forward and drives it back to the bowler

28.6

McMillan to Younis Khan, no run, on his pads, cautiouslly defends it to mid wicket

End of over 29 (6 runs) Pakistan 122/3
Younis Khan    25* (44b 1x4)      CD McMillan    2-0-11-0
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

29.2

Harris to Younis Khan, 2 runs, on his legs, places it lazily towards mid wicket region and runs well and gets a comfortable couple

29.3

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run, just places it towards cover with soft hands and take a very quick and good single

29.4

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

29.5

Harris to Younis Khan, 2 runs, on his pads, just taps it behind square leg and run extremely well and get a couple there

29.6

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 run, goes back and pushes it towards mid wicket for the single

End of over 30 (8 runs) Pakistan 130/3
Younis Khan    31* (48b 1x4)      CZ Harris    4-0-22-0
Yousuf Youhana    61* (91b 5x4 1x6)     

30.1

McMillan to Younis Khan, no run, flicks it off his pads to short fine leg

30.2

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it just in front of point with soft hands and gets the single quickly again

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

30.5

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, push to long on again

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

End of over 31 (6 runs) Pakistan 136/3
Yousuf Youhana    65* (94b 5x4 1x6)      CD McMillan    3-0-17-0
Younis Khan    33* (51b 1x4)     

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

McMillam takes himself away from the attack and Adams is back with the ball

End of over 32 (5 runs) Pakistan 141/3
Yousuf Youhana    70* (100b 6x4 1x6)      CZ Harris    5-0-27-0
Younis Khan    33* (51b 1x4)     

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

End of over 33 (2 runs) Pakistan 143/3
Yousuf Youhana    71* (107b 6x4 1x6)      AR Adams    6-1-14-0
Younis Khan    33* (51b 1x4)     

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

33.3

Harris to Younis Khan, no run, taps it towards mid wicket and wants the run, rifghtly refused by Youhana

33.4

Harris to Younis Khan, 1 leg bye, goes for the sweep and the ball rolls to short fine leg off the pads

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!

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (8 runs) Pakistan 151/3
Yousuf Youhana    78* (111b 7x4 1x6)      CZ Harris    6-0-34-0
Younis Khan    33* (53b 1x4)     

34.1

Adams to Younis Khan, 1 run, guides it to third man off the back foot

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

Astle into the attack now

End of over 35 (6 runs) Pakistan 157/3
Yousuf Youhana    83* (116b 8x4 1x6)      AR Adams    7-1-20-0
Younis Khan    34* (54b 1x4)     

35.1

Astle to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

35.2

Astle to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it to long on as he leans forward to that ball

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

35.4

Astle to Younis Khan, 1 run, perfect straight batted push towards long on for just 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

End of over 36 (4 runs) Pakistan 161/3
Yousuf Youhana    85* (120b 8x4 1x6)      NJ Astle    1-0-4-0
Younis Khan    36* (56b 1x4)     

36.1

Tuffey to Younis Khan, no run, on target, gets forward and defends back to the bowler

36.2

Tuffey to Younis Khan, 1 run, taps it to short fine leg

36.3

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

36.4

Tuffey to Younis Khan, 1 run, comes forward and pushes 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!

End of over 37 (7 runs) Pakistan 168/3
Yousuf Youhana    90* (123b 9x4 1x6)      DR Tuffey    5-1-23-2
Younis Khan    38* (59b 1x4)     

37.1

Astle to Younis Khan, 1 run, drives it down to long on

37.2

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

37.3

Astle to Younis Khan, 2 runs, outside off, guides it wide of third man for the couple

37.4

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

37.5

Astle to Younis Khan, no run, pushes back to the bowler

37.6

Astle to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it towards point

End of over 38 (9 runs) Pakistan 177/3
Younis Khan    46* (64b 2x4)      NJ Astle    2-0-13-0
Yousuf Youhana    91* (124b 9x4 1x6)     

38.1

Tuffey to Younis Khan, 1 run, flicks it to deep backward square leg

Match getting deleayeds here due to some crowd disturbances The match referee is out there talking to the players Accusations of some stone throwing incident The New Zealand players have gone back into the pavilion Match State: Delay - Crowd Disturbance Players back in the field now Play about to start - everything seems to have settled down Tuffey continues

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

No reduction of overs due to the delay Butler comes in to bowl from the Pavilion End The dinner time will be reduced by 15 mins

End of over 39 (1 run) Pakistan 178/3
Yousuf Youhana    91* (129b 9x4 1x6)      DR Tuffey    6-1-24-2
Younis Khan    47* (65b 2x4)     

39.1

Butler to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it to mid on for the quick run

39.2

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

39.3

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, on target, full length ball, taps it towards shgort mid wicket

39.4

Butler to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushes it straight back past the bowler with a straight bat towards long off

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

39.6

Butler to Younis Khan, 1 run, very quick ball, just outside off stump, plays it very late and uses his wrist to guide it down to third man again and gets the single which takes him to his 50!

McMillan comes back with the ball

End of over 40 (5 runs) Pakistan 183/3
Younis Khan    50* (69b 2x4)      IG Butler    5-0-29-1
Yousuf Youhana    93* (131b 9x4 1x6)     

40.1

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run

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

40.5

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, yorker length, plays it very late and sends the ball towards 3rd man for the single

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

End of over 41 (7 runs) Pakistan 190/3
Yousuf Youhana    98* (135b 10x4 1x6)      CD McMillan    4-0-24-0
Younis Khan    52* (71b 2x4)     

41.1

Butler to Younis Khan, 1 run, tries the yorker, sends in a low full toss, drives it to long off

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

Imran Nazir comes in as the substitute runner for Youhana

41.3

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

41.4

Butler to Younis Khan, 2 runs, flicks it off his hips in front of square leg for the quick couple

41.5

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, leans forward and pushes it to cover

41.6

Butler to Younis Khan, 2 runs, on his pads, flicks it in front of square leg and run extremely quick to get couple and that brings up the 2nd consecutive 150 run partnership between Youhana and Younis

End of over 42 (10 runs) Pakistan 200/3
Younis Khan    61* (76b 3x4)      IG Butler    6-0-39-1
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

42.3

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, hits it in the air towards long on, luckily for him, the ball falls in noman's land

42.4

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

42.5

McMillan to Younis Khan, 1 run, fuller length ball, waits for it and guides it down towards 3rd man for the quick run

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!

End of over 43 (4 runs) Pakistan 204/3
Yousuf Youhana    101* (140b 10x4 1x6)      CD McMillan    5-0-28-0
Younis Khan    63* (78b 3x4)     

43.1

Butler to Younis Khan, no run, fuller length slowish ball, Younis tries to guide it late and fails to make contact

43.2

Butler to Younis Khan, SIX, fuller ball again, just outside off stump, moves away and gets some room and hits it high over point and the ball crosses the ropes all over! hefty hit!

43.3

Butler to Younis Khan, OUT, on his hips, Younis tries to chip it over mid wicket, gets an edge and the ball lobs up high over mid wicket, Vincet moves in and takes a pretty simple catch and finishes a very good innings

Younis Khan c Vincent b Butler 69 (149m 81b 3x4 1x6) SR: 85.18

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

Adams back into the attack

End of over 44 (10 runs) Pakistan 214/4
Yousuf Youhana    105* (143b 11x4 1x6)      IG Butler    7-0-49-2
Abdul Razzaq    0* (0b)     

44.1

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, no run, sends in a full toss, Razzaq defends it back to the bowler carefully

44.2

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, on his pads, moves a bit away, gets room and pushes it to long on to get off the mark

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

44.5

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, gets out of the crease and pushes it towards long off

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

Oram comes back from the Pavilion End

End of over 45 (11 runs) Pakistan 225/4
Yousuf Youhana    114* (146b 13x4 1x6)      AR Adams    8-1-31-0
Abdul Razzaq    2* (3b)     

45.1

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, high full toss, very close to be called a no-ball, hits it wide of long on

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

45.4

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, hits it hard, doesnt time it well as Oram lets it slowly to the batsman

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

End of over 46 (9 runs) Pakistan 234/4
Yousuf Youhana    121* (150b 14x4 1x6)      JDP Oram    7-3-21-0
Abdul Razzaq    4* (5b)     

46.1

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, no run, fires it outside the off stump, tries the big shot and misses

46.2

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, digs out the yorker towards long off

46.3

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

46.4

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run

46.5

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs

46.6

Adams to Yousuf Youhana, no run

End of over 47 (6 runs) Pakistan 240/4
Yousuf Youhana    124* (153b 14x4 1x6)      AR Adams    9-1-35-0
Abdul Razzaq    6* (8b)     

47.1

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs

47.2

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 wide, way outside the off stump

47.2

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, hits it hard with a flat bat towards long on for a quick couple

47.3

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, in the block hole, drives it down to long on

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

47.6

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, SIX, tries the yorker, falls as low full toss, Razzaq heaves it high over the bowler's head and clears the rope for maximum, majestic shot!

End of over 48 (13 runs) Pakistan 253/5
Abdul Razzaq    17* (12b 1x6)      JDP Oram    8-3-35-1
Wasim Akram    0* (0b)     

48.1

Adams to Wasim Akram, 1 run, on off stump, leans forward and pushes it towards cover lazily and gets the single

48.2

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, moves away and hits it hard, Wasim deflects it and they just manage the single

48.3

Adams to Wasim Akram, no run, moves away and tries the slog and doesnt connect properly as Andre Adams lets one slower ball this time

48.4

Adams to Wasim Akram, 1 run, gets forward and takes it on the full and drives it to long off for the one

48.5

Adams to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run

48.6

Adams to Wasim Akram, 2 runs, comes down the track and plays the inside out shot and beats the man at cover and gets a comfortable couple

End of over 49 (6 runs) Pakistan 259/5
Wasim Akram    4* (4b)      AR Adams    10-1-42-0
Abdul Razzaq    19* (14b 1x6)     

49.1

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, SIX, good length ball, Razzaq gets back and lofts it high over mid wicket and gets a super six to start the last over!

49.2

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, no run, in the block hole, hits it hard back to the bowler

49.3

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, fuller ball, moves away and cracks it to the sweeper on the off side

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

49.5

Oram to Wasim Akram, OUT, comes out of the crease and hits it across the line, the ball doesnt get distance, gets a lot of height and the ball goes high over short fine leg, Hart runs in and takes a very well judged catch

Wasim Akram c †Hart b Oram 8 (9m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

49.6

Oram to Abdul Razzaq, 1 wide, fires it wide outside the off stump, Bucknor very quick to call it, Oram no really happy

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

Match State: Innings Break Pakistan post a formidable total after losing 3 wickets in quick time Thanks to a splendid innings from Yousuf Youhana and able supported by Younis kHan Razzaq'a fireworks in the end helped Pakistan post sucha big score Can NZ make 276? Get back to us in about 15 mins for more LIVE action! The playesr are now in the centre Astle and Horne will open the NZ innings Wasim Akram will start with the new ball as usual Horne will take first strike

End of over 50 (16 runs) Pakistan 275/6
Abdul Razzaq    30* (18b 1x4 2x6)      JDP Oram    9-3-51-2
Rashid Latif    0* (0b)     
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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