NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - 8th match

Australia v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 36 runs


Lee to Saeed Anwar, OUT, looks like a similar situation this time he misses having moved across struck on the back leg looking like taking middle

Saeed Anwar lbw b Lee 34 (51m 43b 6x4 0x6) SR: 79.06

Pakistan 61/1   Saleem Elahi 16* (34b 3x4)   B Lee 0.2-0-4-1


Lee to Abdul Razzaq, OUT, standing at the crease not coming into the length lifts a drive looked almost like it was going to clear mid off but he took an over head catch nicely

Abdul Razzaq c Fleming b Lee 5 (9m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Pakistan 71/2   Saleem Elahi 21* (36b 4x4)   B Lee 1.2-0-8-2


Warne to Yousuf Youhana, OUT, fired down the legside the batsman pushing toward the on side overbalances falls out of the crease and is stumped

Yousuf Youhana st †Gilchrist b Warne 44 (69m 56b 5x4 0x6) SR: 78.57

Pakistan 164/3   Saleem Elahi 66* (81b 7x4)   SK Warne 4.1-1-26-1


Warne to Saleem Elahi, OUT, comes forward trying to nudge to the on side a straighter ball goes through onto the pad

Saleem Elahi lbw b Warne 79 (153m 91b 8x4 0x6) SR: 86.81

Pakistan 190/4   Younis Khan 12* (17b 1x4)   SK Warne 6.4-1-46-2


Martyn to Younis Khan, OUT, terrible knee high full toss hits high on the bat trying to swing over midwicket spoons it to mid on instead

Younis Khan c Gillespie b Martyn 23 (38m 28b 2x4 0x6) SR: 82.14

Pakistan 207/5   Faisal Iqbal 6* (11b)   DR Martyn 0.2-0-1-1


Martyn to Rashid Latif, OUT, another good ball almost in the yorker mould dug out to midwicket latif takes off for the single iqbal slow to move and a great stop by mark waugh throw to keeper finds both batsmen at the non strikers end

Faisal Iqbal run out 12 (35m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

Pakistan 233/6   Rashid Latif 20* (15b 2x4)   DR Martyn 2.4-0-18-1


Symonds to Azhar Mahmood, OUT, beaten outside off stump stumping attempt... very very close but he's given after a lot of replays, it is only concievable that his boot was just in the air

Azhar Mahmood st †Gilchrist b Symonds 15 (15m 9b 2x4 0x6) SR: 166.66

Pakistan 257/7   Rashid Latif 26* (23b 3x4)   A Symonds 4.2-0-31-1


Martyn to Rashid Latif, OUT, hit to mid on throw from the fielder lands on top of the stumps and finds the bat well short

Rashid Latif run out 26 (40m 25b 3x4 0x6) SR: 104.00

Pakistan 261/8   * (b)   DR Martyn 3.3-0-27-1


Symonds to Waqar Younis, OUT, waqar goes a big slog aiming over long on , comes in a little misses the line takes middle stump

Waqar Younis b Symonds 3 (5m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

Pakistan 274/9   Wasim Akram 13* (10b 1x6)   A Symonds 6-0-45-2
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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Jun 20, 2001

19 Jun 2001: Adam Gilchrist of Australia is bowled by Saqlain Mushtaq of Pakistan during the NatWest Series One Day match between Australia and Pakistan at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.

Adam Gilchrist is bowled by Saqlain, Australia v Pakistan, NatWest Series, 2001

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Jun 19, 2001

Pakistani fans burst through the lines of police and stewards after Pakistan defeated Australia, 8th ODI at Trent Bridge, 19 June 2001.

Pakistani fans burst through the lines of police and stewards after Pakistan defeated Australia


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