ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 24th match, Group B

New Zealand v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 62 runs

0.1

Nash to Saeed Anwar, no run, chopping a loose one to the point fielder

0.2

Nash to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, what a cracker of a shot, leaning slightly on the backfoot, pulled over the mid wicket

0.3

Nash to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, just glancing down to the fine leg

0.4

Nash to Shahid Afridi, SIX, what an electricifying start, more garbage from Nash, Afridi just whacked it over the forward square leg

0.5

Nash to Shahid Afridi, 1 no ball, and a no ball

0.5

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run

0.6

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, pushing slowly to the mid wicket

Pakistan 12/0   DJ Nash 1-0-12-0

2.1

Nash to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed away on the off side by the left hander

2.2

Nash to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, deliberate thick edge down to the wide 3rd man

2.3

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, swinging away from the right hander, Afridi leaves it alone

2.4

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, now that's what I call bowling, slight inswing, then excellent outseam, zips past the defensive bat

2.5

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, beaten again, Afridi just protecting the off stump, and the ball beats the outside edge

2.6

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, playing the cut shot, direct to the point, not timed well

Pakistan 24/0   DJ Nash 2-0-13-0

4.1

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, seaming in, into the pads, Shahid misses the flick across the line, ball bounces off teh thigh

4.2

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, quick ball, just outside the off stump, defended

4.3

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, wide of the off stump, Afridi with a typical heavy handed cut shot, missing

4.4

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, defending off the off stump into the covers

4.5

Nash to Shahid Afridi, no run, stepping back, pushing into the covers

4.6

Nash to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, pushing thru the mid wicket area, they grab a double

Pakistan 33/0   DJ Nash 3-0-15-0

6.1

Nash to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, cutting at a short and wide one, top edge goes wide of the slips and direct to the 3rd man boundary

6.2

Nash to Saeed Anwar, 3 runs, the perfectly timed defensive shot almost gets a boundary straigth down the ground

6.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, Saeed has promised much and delivered little in this tournament, due for a big score today

6.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, seaming away from the batsman, thru to the keeper

6.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pitched up, getting more swing in the process, beats teh defence of Adbur

6.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, coming forward, defended well on the off side

Pakistan 47/1   DJ Nash 4-0-22-0

8.1

Nash to Saeed Anwar, no run, backfoot push into the covers

8.2

Nash to Saeed Anwar, 1 run

8.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, worked away into the off side

8.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper

8.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, very quiet over so far for Pakistan, Nash keeping it nice and tight

8.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defensive off the off stump again, ball dribbles away on the off side

Pakistan 49/1   DJ Nash 5-0-23-0

10.1

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, short of a length, aimed at the middle stump, worked to the mid wicket

10.2

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, more easy defence, I've given up trying to analyse Abdur, he's just beyond my comprehension

10.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, left alone outside the off stump, thru to the keeper

10.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, bat raised, ball thru to the keeper

10.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, squeezes it off the off stump into the covers, Abdur continues on his merry way

10.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defence, and only defence, angles it to point

Pakistan 51/2   DJ Nash 6-1-23-0

12.1

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, defending off the stumps, ball runs around the corner

12.2

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, how deliberate that shot was is debatable, bat hidden behind the body, a sort fo late cut to the 3rd man

12.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defensive

12.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, he decides to get off the mark, his strike rate sky rockets to 3.4

12.5

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, jabbing the bat at it, inside edge runs down to the long leg

12.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper

Pakistan 59/2   DJ Nash 7-1-26-0

14.1

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, defending off the stumps and back to the bowler

14.2

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 3 runs, cramped push thru the covers, ball bounced into the pitch and then was fielded close to the rope

14.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, seaming away from the master strokemaker Abdul Razzaq, leave steh ball alone

14.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, tapping it into the covers

14.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run

14.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, tapping it into the covers, easily fielded, 1 from 35, something has to be done

Pakistan 63/2   DJ Nash 8-1-29-0

16.1

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, pulling in front of the square leg, not timed well

16.2

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run

16.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushing firmly into the covers from outside the off stump

16.4

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, guided behind the point fielder, Twose makes the uncoordinated dive at wide 3rd man

16.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, bat lifted high, Paraore collects easily

16.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, tucked into the covers again, no attempt of a run

Pakistan 71/2   DJ Nash 9-1-32-0

18.1

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 2 runs, just pushing away being point, into the deep, they grab a double

18.2

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 leg bye, dabbed onto the on side, ball barely travels, quick single taken

18.3

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, thru the cover point

18.4

Nash to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run

18.5

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run

18.6

Nash to Abdul Razzaq, no run, outside the off stump and thru to the keeper, no shot offered

Pakistan 83/2   DJ Nash 10-1-36-0
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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Photos

1999

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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