ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 24th match, Group B

New Zealand v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 62 runs


Larsen to Saleem Malik, 1 run

Pakistan 165/4   Saleem Malik 1* (1b)


Astle to Saleem Malik, no run


Astle to Saleem Malik, no run, defending again


Astle to Saleem Malik, FOUR, edges! but the keeper was moving the wrong way close to the stumps


Astle to Saleem Malik, 2 byes


Astle to Saleem Malik, 1 leg bye, more extras, Astle getting good movement off the seam, perhaps a little underused by Fleming

Pakistan 174/4   Saleem Malik 5* (6b 1x4)


Allott to Saleem Malik, 1 run, a bit of strin put in that ball, on the stumps, played easily down to the mid off


Allott to Saleem Malik, 2 runs, edges again, Inzamam bulldozes over the top of Nash like a 10-ton proverbial when taking the second run


Allott to Saleem Malik, OUT, and completely thru him, Malik is a mere shadow of the brillaint batsman he once was, yorker at the toes, middle stump knock out of the ground

Saleem Malik b Allott 8 (10m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

Pakistan 180/5   Saleem Malik 8 (9b 1x4)
Tournament Results
Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 20, 1999
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 17, 1999
Match tied
New Zealand v Pakistan at Manchester - Jun 16, 1999
Pakistan won by 9 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Leeds - Jun 13, 1999
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Nottingham - Jun 12, 1999
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
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28 May 1999: Saleem Malik of Pakistan is bowled in the World Cup Group B game against New Zealand at Derby in England. Pakistan won by 62 runs.

Saleem Malik bowled, New Zealand v Pakistan, World Cup 1999

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