NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - 1st match

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 108 runs

15.1

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on the pads, an appeal, had pitched outside off but missing leg

15.2

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, to cover

15.3

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed back

15.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, tries a pull, on his thigh runs to point

15.5

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, flicked to fine leg

15.6

Cork to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, a vintage cover drive by Anwar

Pakistan 61/2   DG Cork 1-0-5-0

17.1

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned to forward square leg

17.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, beaten outside off

17.3

Cork to Saeed Anwar, (no ball) 1 run, cut to third man

17.3

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, beaten, prodding outside off

17.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, does the same outside off, connects to point

17.5

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, pulls but a bottom edge to leg

17.6

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 2 runs, tickles it very fine, an appeal for lbw but ump says there was a bit involved

Pakistan 69/2   DG Cork 2-0-11-0

19.1

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 3 runs, well timed to deep mid wicket, almost get to the rope, Trescothick dives to stop it

19.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, to mid off, Inz wanted a single, direct throw would have done him in

19.3

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 2 runs, edged over slip and a fine diving save by Brown, had two goes at it, finally stopped it just inches from the rope

19.4

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, driven to cover

19.5

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, edged to third man

19.6

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to cover

Pakistan 79/2   DG Cork 3-0-18-0

21.1

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 leg bye

21.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to cover

21.3

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, outside off, drives and mistimed back

21.4

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed back

21.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, down the legside, the old decoy appeal perhaps, ump Hamshire turned his back on it

21.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, a replica but no appeal this time

21.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, a very straight drive, stoipped by mid off

21.6

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on his pads after an inside edge trying to force it to legg

Pakistan 84/2   DG Cork 4-0-21-0

23.1

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

23.2

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, defends outside off

23.3

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

23.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, defends and ball drops down and an altercation starts, Inz thinks he was pushed or insulted and wants to argue, then a handhake, possibly a word was exchanged

23.5

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, to point

23.6

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, steered to third man

Pakistan 97/2   DG Cork 5-0-22-0

25.1

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, driven back to Cork

25.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, turned off his feet to fine leg

25.3

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, chopped to backward point, a fine diving save by Hollioake

25.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on the thigh to gully

25.5

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, cut to Hollioake at point again, half stops it saving more runs

25.6

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to point

Pakistan 110/2   DG Cork 6-0-24-0

27.1

Cork to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, cuts and Ally Brown lets it through his legs

27.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, to third man

27.3

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed formly to cover

27.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, a push of the bat and it runs to the cover sweper

27.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, driven to long off

27.6

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned very square

Pakistan 124/2   DG Cork 7-0-32-0

40.1

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, pushed to long off

40.2

Cork to Saeed Anwar, no run, to point

40.3

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, turned to square leg

40.4

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, pushed to long off

40.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, slower one down the legside

40.5

Cork to Saeed Anwar, OUT, a slice straight to Hollioake at backward point

Saeed Anwar c Hollioake b Cork 77 (171m 106b 6x4 2x6) SR: 72.64

40.6

Cork to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, steered to third man

Pakistan 206/3   DG Cork 8-0-37-1

42.1

Cork to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, cuts to third man

42.2

Cork to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT, drives a bit of a slice in it, Trescothick makes ground to hold a nice low catch

Inzamam-ul-Haq c Trescothick b Cork 79 (116m 95b 9x4 0x6) SR: 83.15

42.3

Cork to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, drives but edges to fine leg

42.4

Cork to Yousuf Youhana, no run, beaten outside leg

42.5

Cork to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, steered to third man

42.6

Cork to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, steered to third man

Pakistan 214/4   DG Cork 9-0-42-2

49.1

Cork to Azhar Mahmood, no run, outside off, beaten

49.2

Cork to Azhar Mahmood, no run, full toss, has a go and mistimes it back

49.3

Cork to Azhar Mahmood, no run, snicked to Stewart, Azhar cannot get him away

49.4

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

49.5

Cork to Wasim Akram, 2 runs, tossed up, driven to long on, quick running there

49.6

Cork to Wasim Akram, 1 run, driven to long off and Pak have set 274 runs for England to get

Pakistan 273/6   DG Cork 10-0-46-2
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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