NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - 1st match

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 108 runs

0.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, outside off, steered to third man

0.2

Gough to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, turned off his hips to backward square

0.3

Gough to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, leans back to a rising ball, pulls to mid wicket

0.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to the covers

0.5

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, outside off, he tries to get bat to it but misses

0.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, comes foraward and pushes it to mid off

Pakistan 6/0   D Gough 1-0-6-0

2.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, an airy fairy swish outside off, not good enough to get bat to it

2.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, hops back and prods it to cover

2.3

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, a wristy cut to backward point

2.4

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run, loud appeal, a bit high and maybe some bat too, declined

2.5

Gough to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, edged trying a hook, flies over the slips

2.6

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run, pushed to square leg

Pakistan 13/0   D Gough 2-0-11-0

4.1

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run

4.2

Gough to Shahid Afridi, FOUR

4.3

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run

4.4

Gough to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs

4.5

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run

4.6

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run

Pakistan 31/0   D Gough 3-0-17-0

6.1

Gough to Shahid Afridi, no run, pushed to mid off

6.2

Gough to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, steered to thrid man

6.3

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, plays and misses

6.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, turned to leg

6.5

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run

6.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, pushed to cover

Pakistan 33/0   D Gough 4-0-19-0

8.1

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, turned to mid wicket

8.2

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, now pushes it to mid on

8.3

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, back to the bowler

8.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, chopped to point

8.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, run a quickie to cover

8.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to cover again

Pakistan 35/1   D Gough 5-0-20-0

10.1

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves it alone outside off

10.2

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, turned to fine leg

10.3

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, back to the bowler

10.4

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushed to point

10.5

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushed back

10.6

Gough to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, goes back and pulls, bottom of the bat over the square leg rope

Pakistan 42/1   D Gough 6-0-25-0

32.1

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, heaved over square leg, a fine diving effort by Vaughan saves the four

32.2

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, steered to third man, 100 partnership up

32.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned to mid wicket and Inz has another fifty

32.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, drives but thick edge to third man

32.5

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked to deep mid wicket

32.6

Gough to Saeed Anwar, no run, slower ball, beats anwar who get a leading edge back to Gough, put down

Pakistan 158/2   D Gough 7-0-32-0

34.1

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, driven but a thick edge to mid on, almost a yorker, 83.6mph

34.2

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 no ball

34.2

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to cover

34.3

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned to fine leg

34.4

Gough to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, picked off his toes to deep square leg

34.5

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to cover

34.6

Gough to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, beaten outside off, trying to chop it to third man

Pakistan 167/2   D Gough 8-0-35-0

46.1

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, a yorker, driven to mid off, partially stopped by Gough

46.2

Gough to Younis Khan, 1 run, prods it to short cover and a quick single

46.3

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, driven to long on

46.4

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, tries a slash outside off, misses

46.5

Gough to Younis Khan, no run, edged trying to run it to third man, does not carry to Stewart

46.6

Gough to Younis Khan, FOUR, flicked over square leg, runs over the rope

Pakistan 243/5   D Gough 9-0-42-0

48.1

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, SIX, an enormous blow over cover off a full toss

48.2

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, slashed away along the ground to the sweeper

48.3

Gough to Younis Khan, OUT, went for a big shot through mid wicket, got an outside edge straight to Stewart, playing across

Younis Khan c †Stewart b Gough 9 (13m 7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 128.57

48.4

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 wide, down the legside

48.4

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 wide, and again

48.4

Gough to Wasim Akram, no run, pushes forward, ball straight and fast

48.5

Gough to Wasim Akram, 1 run, pushes to cover and calls for a quick one

48.6

Gough to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, pushed to cover

Pakistan 269/6   D Gough 10-0-53-1
Tournament Results
Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 23, 2001
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 141 balls remaining)
England v Australia at The Oval - Jun 21, 2001
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 119 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Nottingham - Jun 19, 2001
Pakistan won by 36 runs
England v Pakistan at Leeds - Jun 17, 2001
Pakistan awarded the match (opposition conceded)
Australia v Pakistan at Chester-le-Street - Jun 16, 2001
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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Photos

Jun 10, 2001

Waqar Younis gives Marcus Trescothick a send off, 1st ODI at Edgbaston, 7 June 2001.

Waqar Younis gives Marcus Trescothick a send off

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Jun 10, 2001

Shoaib Malik leaps in the air taking a sensational catch  dismissing Alec Stewart, 1st ODI at Edgbaston, 7 June 2001.

Shoaib Malik leaps in the air taking a sensational catch dismissing Alec Stewart

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