ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 24th match, Group B

New Zealand v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 62 runs

23.1

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, looked to take a quick single from a nudge on the on side, but they pulled the emergency brake

23.2

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, dabbing on the off side to the point fielder

23.3

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, played stronger this time, to the point again

23.4

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, glided thru the covers, playing the cut late, but quickly forward of point

23.5

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, flicked off the pads forward of the square leg

23.6

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, leg glance, down to the fine leg, good tight over from harris

Pakistan 103/2   CZ Harris 1-0-3-0

25.1

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, cutting to the point fielder

25.2

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, tapped behind the point

25.3

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, no run

25.4

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs

25.5

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run

25.6

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, flicking off the legs behind square

Pakistan 109/2   CZ Harris 2-0-8-0

27.1

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, and here he goes, the tactics apepar to be working again, he smashes a lovely off drive thru the wid emid off

27.2

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 1 wide

27.2

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, pushing thru the cover point, quick running was needed

27.3

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, not the best of sweeps, one handed, with a bit of a top edge

27.4

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, driving into the covers, more uncoordinated shots

27.5

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, covers again, no shortage of singles to be scored off Harris

27.6

Harris to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushed straight to the cover point, no run that time

Pakistan 126/2   CZ Harris 3-0-17-0

29.1

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run

29.2

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, defending away into the off side

29.3

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run

29.4

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, defensive squeeze onto the on side

29.5

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, jerky defence into the covers

29.6

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, works it down thru the mid on, they jog a single, or was a run from Inzamam? hard to tell sometimes

Pakistan 132/3   CZ Harris 4-0-19-0

31.1

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, looking for the gap in the covers, but safely fielded by Astle

31.2

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 3 runs, cut thru the backward point, Twose chases and slides near the boundary after coming from the gully

31.3

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, outside the off stump, to the keeper

31.4

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, no run, down the leg side, flicks the pad, big appeal from Parore, but Francis actually gets it right and calls not out

31.5

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run

31.6

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run

Pakistan 141/3   CZ Harris 5-0-23-0

33.1

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, finding the gap in the covers for a casual stroke

33.2

Harris to Ijaz Ahmed, 1 run, working it behind square, leaning forward and defending

33.3

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs

33.4

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, tame defence, Inzamam would prefer something a bit quicker to slog at it

33.5

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run

33.6

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, but he adjusts well, swung away thru the square leg for a boundary, heft shot, first boundary in over 6 overs

Pakistan 151/3   CZ Harris 6-0-31-0

42.1

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs

42.2

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, easily little pull, too fine for the fine leg

42.3

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, driving down to the long on

42.4

Harris to Moin Khan, 1 run

42.5

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR

42.6

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, pushing away thru the covers

Pakistan 215/5   CZ Harris 7-0-45-0

44.1

Harris to Wasim Akram, no run, dabbing and missing outside the off stump, thru to the keeper

44.2

Harris to Wasim Akram, no run

44.3

Harris to Wasim Akram, no run

44.4

Harris to Wasim Akram, 1 run, easy on drive, Allott fields in the deep

44.5

Harris to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, swiping off the pads and behind the square leg

44.6

Harris to Wasim Akram, no run, playing and missing outside the off stump, thru to the keeper

Pakistan 225/6   CZ Harris 8-0-47-0
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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