NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - 8th match

Australia v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 36 runs

Match State: Match scheduled to start at 2.30pm local time (1.30 gmt) Its Australia v Pakistan and Pakistan needing to get a win in over Aus to gain some psychological advantage and Aus trying their best to not give way This ground has added security including more stewards and a plastic fence that can be raised as needed to prevent any more pitch invasions Its Australia v Pakistan and Pakistan needing to get a win in over Aus to gain some psychological advantage and Aus trying their best to not give way Lets hope we have good cricket here, lots of runs, lots of wickets Players coming out A good one day pitch and another toss goes to Waqar, he decides to bat

0.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, down the legside

0.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, on the stumps and turned to square leg

0.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, down leg again and Anwar flicks lazily at it

0.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, down leg again

0.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, flicked to fine leg

0.3

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, flicks and some bat on it and Gilchrist got a glove to it, so a difficult chane down

0.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, beaten outside off

0.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, swings away, left alone outside off

0.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, seams off at 30 degrees and left alone

End of over 1 (8 runs) Pakistan 8/0
Saleem Elahi    0* (3b)      DW Fleming    1-0-8-0
Saeed Anwar    5* (3b 1x4)     

1.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, outside off

1.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, on the middle then swung and seamed way to the off

1.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left alone and Gillespie gestures to give it, ump ignores this baiting

1.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left alone

1.3

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, has some width, cut and a good save by Fleming running and diving at backward point

1.4

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, turned to mid wicket

1.5

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, super ball, plays at it and misses outside off

Waugh has a word with Gillespie, prolly telling him to cool off

1.6

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, beaten again, tried a drive and ball left him

End of over 2 (5 runs) Pakistan 13/0
Saleem Elahi    2* (6b)      JN Gillespie    1-0-5-0
Saeed Anwar    6* (6b 1x4)     

2.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, lots of swing too, drives to mid off

2.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, slower ball, just outside off, pushed to mid on

2.3

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, pushed to cover

2.4

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, as the sun comes out, on off stump, pushed back

2.5

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, gets some bounce and offside movement, awlwardly fended to the off

2.6

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, turned to short mid wicket

Three slips and a gully in, there is some seaming and swing this afternoon

End of over 3 (maiden) Pakistan 13/0
Saeed Anwar    6* (12b 1x4)      DW Fleming    2-1-8-0
Saleem Elahi    2* (6b)     

3.1

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, beaten once more, 87.9mph, oohs and aahs as he plays and misses outside off

3.2

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, outside off, left alone

3.3

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, another passes outside the edge, all at sea here

3.4

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, tries to push forward, a thick outer edge runs all the way, Martyn tries a diving save running from slip and another slip brought in

3.5

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to cover

3.6

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, left alone

Excellent swing bowling and very unlucky, no solid edges...yet!

End of over 4 (4 runs) Pakistan 17/0
Saleem Elahi    6* (12b 1x4)      JN Gillespie    2-0-9-0
Saeed Anwar    6* (12b 1x4)     

4.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, goes for a huge drive, misses completely, desperation setting in here

4.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, down the legside

4.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, tucked away to deep square, slow running for a single only

4.3

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, prods it to mid off

4.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, waits for it outside off, and chops to gully

4.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 no ball, caught at third slip, he did hear it and went for a cut, edged instead

4.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to short mid on

4.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, left alone, ball nipped back close to off stump, dangerous times ahead

End of over 5 (3 runs) Pakistan 20/0
Saleem Elahi    6* (17b 1x4)      DW Fleming    3-1-11-0
Saeed Anwar    7* (14b 1x4)     

5.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, driven to mid on

5.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, (no ball) FOUR, short nasty lifter called no ball for height anwar fends away with one hand on the bat and his back turned takes the bat beats the diving keeper to fine leg

5.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, slashed down to third man

5.3

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, nicely timed push drive through mid off just runs to the rope ahead of the fielder

5.4

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, played up to mid on

5.5

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, comes forward defending beats the bat into pad

5.6

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 6 (10 runs) Pakistan 30/0
Saleem Elahi    10* (21b 2x4)      JN Gillespie    3-0-19-0
Saeed Anwar    12* (17b 2x4)     

6.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, slower ball dabbed to midwicket

6.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 2 runs, driven nicely bobbles around but poor fielding by the mid off bevan doesn't get behind it runs away for two

6.3

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, left outside off

6.3

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, played down to third man

6.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, trying to work to leg off the pad

6.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, played down to third man

6.6

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 no ball, pitched up pushed to mid off

6.6

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, worked to square leg

End of over 7 (6 runs) Pakistan 36/0
Saeed Anwar    15* (22b 2x4)      DW Fleming    4-1-17-0
Saleem Elahi    11* (23b 2x4)     

7.1

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, no run, nicely driven shot to a full ball but straight to a fielder

7.2

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, dropped on the on side rush off for the single immediately

7.3

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, another wide ball smashed through square point

7.4

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, plays and misses a good ball on off

7.5

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off stump

7.6

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, wide ball cut to deep backward point

End of over 8 (6 runs) Pakistan 42/0
Saeed Anwar    20* (26b 3x4)      JN Gillespie    4-0-25-0
Saleem Elahi    12* (25b 2x4)     

8.1

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off stump

8.2

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, no run, leaves a good ball outside off stump

8.3

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, this one not so good bit too much width probably too short cut well through the infield gap and beating the deep backward point

8.4

Fleming to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, worked from off stump to midwicket

8.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, punched out to cover

8.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, played out to point

End of over 9 (5 runs) Pakistan 47/0
Saleem Elahi    12* (27b 2x4)      DW Fleming    5-1-22-0
Saeed Anwar    25* (30b 4x4)     

9.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, on off stump going away.. left

9.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off

9.3

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left again

9.4

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, drives and misses wildly outside off stump comes back beats the inside edge between bat and pad through to keeper

9.5

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 wide, poor ball well outside off

9.5

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off

9.6

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off stump

End of over 10 (1 run) Pakistan 48/0
Saeed Anwar    25* (36b 4x4)      JN Gillespie    5-0-26-0
Saleem Elahi    12* (27b 2x4)     

10.1

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to mid on

10.2

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, slower ball well up outside off leaves

10.3

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, left outside off stump

10.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, played to point

10.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, played to cover

10.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, wide ball slapped straight to point waste of a poor ball

End of over 11 (maiden) Pakistan 48/0
Saleem Elahi    12* (33b 2x4)      DW Fleming    6-2-22-0
Saeed Anwar    25* (36b 4x4)     

11.1

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, left outside off

11.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, plays back betas an outside edge with a little movement away

11.3

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, shocking ball short and wide and clouted to the boundary with vengence

11.4

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, no run, comes around the wicket left through to keeper

11.5

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, 1 run, squared up trying to work on the on side thick leading edge goes down to third man

11.6

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, run nicely behind gully down to the boundary

End of over 12 (9 runs) Pakistan 57/0
Saleem Elahi    16* (34b 3x4)      JN Gillespie    6-0-35-0
Saeed Anwar    30* (41b 5x4)     

12.1

Lee to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, first ball on the stumps worked brilliantly through square leg

12.2

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

12.3

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defends back to bowler

12.4

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, backfoot drive punched through the cover infield out to the boundary

12.5

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, no run, playing back defending out to point

12.6

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, no run, full ball hit to mid off

End of over 13 (8 runs) Pakistan 65/1
Abdul Razzaq    4* (4b 1x4)      B Lee    1-0-8-1
Saleem Elahi    16* (34b 3x4)     

13.1

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, pushing forward almost a defensive shot, goes pow off the bat with brilliant timing and flies to the cover boundary

13.2

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, short ball on leg stump pushed down to long leg

13.3

Gillespie to Abdul Razzaq, no run, drivne to mid off

13.4

Gillespie to Abdul Razzaq, no run, pushed away to point

13.5

Gillespie to Abdul Razzaq, no run, driving a full ball but well stopped at cover

13.6

Gillespie to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, playing back run down to third man

End of over 14 (6 runs) Pakistan 71/1
Abdul Razzaq    5* (8b 1x4)      JN Gillespie    7-0-41-0
Saleem Elahi    21* (36b 4x4)     

14.1

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, no run, defended to mid off

14.2

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

14.3

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, punched through square leg from the leg stump through a sparsely fielded on side to square leg

14.4

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed to mid off

14.5

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off

14.6

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed out to cover

End of over 15 (4 runs) Pakistan 75/2
Yousuf Youhana    4* (4b 1x4)      B Lee    2-0-12-2
Saleem Elahi    21* (36b 4x4)     

15.1

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, chopped down backward of point

15.2

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, played back to the bowler

15.3

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, played to cover

15.4

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, driven to mid on

15.5

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, coming forward didn't turn straight on into the pad ohh looked like a little bit of bat saved him from being plumb lbw

15.6

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, comes forward defensively

End of over 16 (maiden) Pakistan 75/2
Saleem Elahi    21* (42b 4x4)      SK Warne    1-1-0-0
Yousuf Youhana    4* (4b 1x4)     

16.1

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, driven out wide of mid off

16.2

Lee to Saleem Elahi, no run, driven to mid off

16.3

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, pushed lsowly up the on side sneak a single

16.4

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, driven to mid off

16.5

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off

16.6

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off stump

End of over 17 (2 runs) Pakistan 77/2
Yousuf Youhana    5* (8b 1x4)      B Lee    3-0-14-2
Saleem Elahi    22* (44b 4x4)     

17.1

Warne to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, toss up on leg stump lovely on drive to the boundary

17.2

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 3 runs, nicely timed straight drive cannons through warne's hand and down to long off where a slide prevents it running for 4

17.3

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, sliced down to third man cut bottom edge to off the keepers body away to third man they run two but one is called short

17.4

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off stump

17.5

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left again

17.6

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, no run, off the pad away on the off side

End of over 18 (8 runs) Pakistan 85/2
Yousuf Youhana    6* (12b 1x4)      SK Warne    2-1-8-0
Saleem Elahi    29* (46b 5x4)     

18.1

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 leg bye, worked off his legs straight to square leg throw from fielder wide of keeper lazy throw rolls away for an overthrow

18.2

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, played to point

18.3

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, well outside off stump, lucky not to be called wide

18.4

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, played to point

18.5

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, beaten fishing outside off stump

18.6

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, superb drive through cover flicks passed the cover in a jiffy the waves to the deep fielder as it goes over the rope

End of over 19 (5 runs) Pakistan 90/2
Yousuf Youhana    10* (17b 2x4)      B Lee    4-0-18-2
Saleem Elahi    29* (47b 5x4)     

19.1

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

19.2

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, pushed to mid off who misfields allowing a single

19.3

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 wide, down legside

19.3

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed away on the off side

19.4

Warne to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, lovely back cut absolutely races away on what is looking like a really fast outfield to the backward point boundary

19.5

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, worked through midwicket

19.6

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, pushed to mid on

End of over 20 (10 runs) Pakistan 100/2
Saleem Elahi    37* (52b 6x4)      SK Warne    3-1-18-0
Yousuf Youhana    11* (18b 2x4)     

20.1

Lee to Saleem Elahi, no run, off the leading edge up the off side

20.2

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, slower ball dabbed away on the on side

20.3

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off stump

20.4

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, played down to point

20.5

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, left outside off stump

20.6

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, no run, played to mid on

End of over 21 (1 run) Pakistan 101/2
Yousuf Youhana    11* (22b 2x4)      B Lee    5-0-19-2
Saleem Elahi    38* (54b 6x4)     

21.1

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, sliced down to third man

21.2

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, no run, forced back by a shortish ball defended to midwicket

slight delay here as apparently some doors are obstructing the vision of the players in the background near the sightscreen a couple of white doors been opened right next to the blackened sightscreen

21.3

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed to mid on

21.4

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, short ball chopped to ground bouncing over gully to third man

21.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, this one is better cut squarer making the deep fielder run around and allowing a second

21.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, smashed to mid off

End of over 22 (4 runs) Pakistan 105/2
Saleem Elahi    41* (57b 6x4)      DW Fleming    7-2-26-0
Yousuf Youhana    12* (25b 2x4)     

22.1

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, nicely timed driven to the deepish mid off

22.2

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, pushed down to third man

22.3

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, chipped in the air through midwicket

22.4

Lee to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, dropped on the on side rush the single

22.5

Lee to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, wide ball chases it contact sends it flying to point

22.6

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, full toss hit through the infield to the deep cover

End of over 23 (10 runs) Pakistan 115/2
Saleem Elahi    47* (60b 7x4)      B Lee    6-0-29-2
Yousuf Youhana    16* (28b 2x4)     

23.1

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, cuts and misses outside off stump

23.2

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to mid off

23.3

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, played to point

23.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, played to midwicket

23.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, down the track smacked to the deep cover who fumbles allowing a second hayden again having a bad day in the field

23.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 wide, down legside

23.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, sliced down to third man for his fity

End of over 24 (4 runs) Pakistan 119/2
Saleem Elahi    50* (66b 7x4)      DW Fleming    8-2-30-0
Yousuf Youhana    16* (28b 2x4)     

24.1

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, driven out to deep cover

24.2

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, turns in sharply off the pad to leg

24.3

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, cuts and misses outside off stump

24.4

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, cut to deep point

24.5

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, dabbed behind square leg

24.6

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, played to midwicket

End of over 25 (4 runs) Pakistan 123/2
Yousuf Youhana    18* (32b 2x4)      A Symonds    1-0-4-0
Saleem Elahi    52* (68b 7x4)     

25.1

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, no run, cut to point bounces straight to the man in the infield

25.2

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, no run, played to midwicket

25.3

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, 1 wide, that was a shocker pitch well and truly outside leg and going further in that direction

25.3

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, sliced nicely down to third man a good dive just prevents it going to the boundary and manages to keeper from taking ball over rope

25.4

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, again run down to third man

25.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to midwicket

25.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, again down to third man

End of over 26 (5 runs) Pakistan 128/2
Saleem Elahi    53* (70b 7x4)      DW Fleming    9-2-35-0
Yousuf Youhana    21* (36b 2x4)     

26.1

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, paddled down to long leg

26.2

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, cuts and misses

26.3

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, pushed down daintly runs down to fine third man beating warne to the boundary

26.4

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run

26.5

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, pushed gently through square leg allowing a comfortable second

26.6

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, cut backward of point for another easy two

End of over 27 (10 runs) Pakistan 138/2
Saleem Elahi    58* (73b 7x4)      A Symonds    2-0-14-0
Yousuf Youhana    26* (39b 3x4)     

27.1

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, no run, yorkish ball dug out back to the bowler

27.2

Fleming to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, slower ball cuts back guided to third man

27.3

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to mid off

27.4

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, down the track carved to cover

27.5

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, low full toss hit to midwicket, waste of a bad ball

27.6

Fleming to Saleem Elahi, no run, good ball full swings back in driven back to the bowler

End of over 28 (3 runs) Pakistan 141/2
Saleem Elahi    60* (77b 7x4)      DW Fleming    10-2-38-0
Yousuf Youhana    27* (41b 3x4)     

28.1

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, paddled down to long leg

28.2

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, full toss outside off stump hit to deep cover another poor ball wasted

28.3

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, swept in the air over square leg one bounce to the deep fielder

28.4

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed to midwicket

28.5

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, faster ball tries to run to third man beats the outside edge

28.6

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushing forward inside edge to square leg

End of over 29 (4 runs) Pakistan 145/2
Yousuf Youhana    30* (46b 3x4)      A Symonds    3-0-18-0
Saleem Elahi    61* (78b 7x4)     

29.1

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, cut to deep point.. too short

29.2

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, no run, tossed up a little played to point

29.3

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, sweeps from off the stumps goes very fine

29.4

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, again tossed up a little too wide lovely shot lofted over cover to the boundary

29.5

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, no run, taken on the pad trying to work to leg appeal turned down going down legside

29.6

Warne to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, driven to long off

End of over 30 (8 runs) Pakistan 153/2
Yousuf Youhana    37* (51b 4x4)      SK Warne    4-1-26-0
Saleem Elahi    62* (79b 7x4)     

30.1

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 2 runs, paddled down to long leg

30.2

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, FOUR, lovely lofted drive bounces once over the boundary

30.3

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, no run, pushed back to the bowler

30.4

Symonds to Yousuf Youhana, 1 run, dropped behind backward point

30.5

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, palyed slowly out behind point

30.6

Symonds to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, slices a straight ball down to third man

End of over 31 (11 runs) Pakistan 164/2
Saleem Elahi    66* (81b 7x4)      A Symonds    4-0-29-0
Yousuf Youhana    44* (55b 5x4)     

31.1

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

batsman turned his ankle in the overbalanced and limps off the ground

31.2

Warne to Younis Khan, 1 wide, similar ball batsman maintains his footing and this one is called a wide

31.2

Warne to Younis Khan, no run, played to point

31.3

Warne to Younis Khan, no run, pushed to midwicket the striker wanted a single but sent backa

31.4

Warne to Younis Khan, 2 runs, a sweep to a full toss hits the back of the bat over midwicket just

31.5

Warne to Younis Khan, 1 run, dragged from outside off stump down to long leg

31.6

Warne to Saleem Elahi, no run, pushed to cover

End of over 32 (4 runs) Pakistan 168/3
Saleem Elahi    66* (82b 7x4)      SK Warne    5-1-30-1
Younis Khan    3* (4b)     

32.1

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, defended to cover

32.2

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, another almost yorker looks to have taken it just on the full inside edge onto his pad almost rolling onto the stumps, younis khan not sure of the ball location wanted a single but is wisely sent back

32.3

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, palyed to point

32.4

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, driven into his ground off his boot where lee claims a catch

32.5

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, played back to the bowler

32.6

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, fishes outside off stump

End of over 33 (maiden) Pakistan 168/3
Younis Khan    3* (10b)      B Lee    7-1-29-2
Saleem Elahi    66* (82b 7x4)     

33.1

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, chipped down to long on

33.2

Warne to Younis Khan, 1 run, chipped to midwicket

33.3

Warne to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, lovely shot lifted over cover

33.4

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, pushed out backward of point

33.5

Warne to Younis Khan, FOUR, full toss on legstump punched to midwicket absolutely deserved that

33.6

Warne to Younis Khan, no run, played to mid on

End of over 34 (11 runs) Pakistan 179/3
Younis Khan    8* (13b 1x4)      SK Warne    6-1-41-1
Saleem Elahi    72* (85b 8x4)     

34.1

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, full toss played to third man

34.2

Lee to Saleem Elahi, no run, flashes and misses outside off stump

34.3

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 1 run, played out to cover

34.4

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, cut to point

34.5

Lee to Younis Khan, 1 run, driven to mid off, shot at stumps from him misses what would have been a long way run out

34.6

Lee to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, chipped mistimed in the air towards mid on

End of over 35 (6 runs) Pakistan 185/3
Saleem Elahi    77* (89b 8x4)      B Lee    8-1-35-2
Younis Khan    9* (15b 1x4)     

35.1

Warne to Younis Khan, 2 runs, paddled down to long leg

35.2

Warne to Younis Khan, 1 run, again a similar sweept

35.3

Warne to Saleem Elahi, 2 runs, sliced down to third man

35.4

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

35.5

Warne to Faisal Iqbal, no run, coming forward defensively taken on the pad back up the off side, big shout looks like it might have been an inside edge to save him

35.6

Warne to Faisal Iqbal, no run, defends again this one fully on the bat

End of over 36 (5 runs) Pakistan 190/4
Faisal Iqbal    0* (2b)      SK Warne    7-1-46-2
Younis Khan    12* (17b 1x4)     

36.1

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, pushed out to point

36.2

Lee to Younis Khan, 1 run, pushed through midwicket

36.3

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, no run, chopped down to point

36.4

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, no run, low full toss hit to mid off

36.5

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, 2 runs, chipped over cover not completely timed lands and stops pretty much hit with a lot of height

36.6

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, no run, squared up thick edge goes to a quite short third man

End of over 37 (3 runs) Pakistan 193/4
Faisal Iqbal    2* (6b)      B Lee    9-1-38-2
Younis Khan    13* (19b 1x4)     

37.1

Warne to Younis Khan, 1 run, back foot drive punched to deep cover

37.2

Warne to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, pushed passed the mid off to the long off

37.3

Warne to Younis Khan, FOUR, well hit on drive go passed mid on and races to the boundary

37.4

Warne to Younis Khan, no run, chases a ball that turns away

37.5

Warne to Younis Khan, 2 runs, tapped ever so gently and they scream through for an easy two

37.6

Warne to Younis Khan, 2 runs, bouncer pulled to square leg lucky to be not called for over shoulder height

End of over 38 (10 runs) Pakistan 203/4
Younis Khan    22* (24b 2x4)      SK Warne    8-1-56-2
Faisal Iqbal    3* (7b)     

38.1

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, punched off the backfoot to cover

38.2

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, pushed to the fielder at backward point

38.3

Lee to Younis Khan, 1 run, lovey striaght drive back passed the bowler to long off

38.4

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, no run, played to backward point

38.5

Lee to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, pushed behind square leg, angling into his pads probably would hope to have done better

38.6

Lee to Younis Khan, no run, dropped behind point fielder prevents a single

End of over 39 (3 runs) Pakistan 206/4
Younis Khan    23* (27b 2x4)      B Lee    10-1-41-2
Faisal Iqbal    5* (10b)     

39.1

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, full ball driven through cover

39.2

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

39.3

Martyn to Rashid Latif, 1 run, full ball dug out to third man

39.4

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, worked to midwicket

39.5

Martyn to Rashid Latif, 1 run, driven to long off

39.6

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, no run, driven to mid off

End of over 40 (4 runs) Pakistan 210/5
Faisal Iqbal    7* (13b)      DR Martyn    1-0-4-1
Rashid Latif    2* (2b)     

40.1

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, no run, slashes at a cut and misses

40.2

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, no run, driving and missing again

40.3

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, no run, played to point

40.4

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, 5 runs, pushed out on the off side the throw at the non strikers end hits the batsman and then flies to a vacant long off

40.5

Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

40.6

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, 1 run, pushed through an offside gap

End of over 41 (7 runs) Pakistan 217/5
Rashid Latif    8* (7b)      JN Gillespie    8-0-48-0
Faisal Iqbal    8* (14b)     

41.1

Martyn to Rashid Latif, FOUR, flicked down to fine leg where the man is not rather at deep backward square leg and paddles the ball from off stump

41.2

Martyn to Rashid Latif, 1 run, pushed to wide of mid on

41.3

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, driven to long off

41.4

Martyn to Rashid Latif, 1 run, worked from off stump to square leg

41.5

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, driven to long off

41.6

Martyn to Rashid Latif, FOUR, again paddled from outside off stump down to long leg

End of over 42 (12 runs) Pakistan 229/5
Rashid Latif    18* (11b 2x4)      DR Martyn    2-0-16-1
Faisal Iqbal    10* (16b)     

42.1

Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, no run, played back to bowler

42.2

Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, pushed out to deep point

42.3

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, no run, slower ball defended back to the bowler

42.4

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, 1 run, chopped down to ground bounces away to where slips would be keeper moves round throws down the stumps and they get a single as the ball hits the stumps and bounces away on the on side, a replay check on the run out shows the striker got back in time

42.5

Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, no run, played to mid on

42.6

Gillespie to Faisal Iqbal, no run, driven to mid on

End of over 43 (2 runs) Pakistan 231/5
Faisal Iqbal    11* (20b)      JN Gillespie    9-0-50-0
Rashid Latif    19* (13b 2x4)     

43.1

Martyn to Rashid Latif, 1 run, stepping across to leg paddled down to long leg, latif wants two especailly after the misfield but is sent back

43.2

Martyn to Faisal Iqbal, 1 run, nice drive to long off

43.3

Martyn to Rashid Latif, no run, nice yorkish ball dug out to the bowler

43.4

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

43.5

Martyn to Azhar Mahmood, FOUR, poor ball on legstump smacked to square leg boundary

43.6

Martyn to Azhar Mahmood, FOUR, driving down to third man

End of over 44 (10 runs) Pakistan 241/6
Azhar Mahmood    8* (2b 2x4)      DR Martyn    3-0-26-1
Rashid Latif    20* (16b 2x4)     

44.1

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, no run, chopped down to ground and the keeper

44.2

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, 1 bye, slower ball drives and misses the keeper fumbles the take and they get a bye

44.3

Gillespie to Azhar Mahmood, 2 runs, worked through square leg slow on the turn around, a poor throw from hayden there misses a strong run out chance

44.4

Gillespie to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, dabbed down to third man

gillespie fails to deliver the ball looks to warn the non striker about his backing up

44.5

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, FOUR, comes to leg a little ends up thick eding just past the keeper down to third man

44.6

Gillespie to Rashid Latif, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

a delay for security reasons someone has apparently thrown something at one of the australian players and they're leaving the field now! Match State: Delay it seems a large number of fireworks were set on fire in the seats, then fireworks were thrown onto the ground everybody coming back onto the field

End of over 45 (9 runs) Pakistan 250/6
Rashid Latif    25* (20b 3x4)      JN Gillespie    10-0-58-0
Azhar Mahmood    11* (4b 2x4)     

45.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 wide, poor ball down legside

45.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, trying to sweep struck on pad loud appeal turned down

45.2

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 leg bye, angling down leg takes the pad to long leg

45.3

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

45.4

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, steps to leg followed by the bowler dragged off the inside edge to square leg

45.5

Warne to Azhar Mahmood, no run, defends to bowler

45.6

Warne to Azhar Mahmood, 1 run, dragged through midwicket

End of over 46 (5 runs) Pakistan 255/6
Azhar Mahmood    13* (7b 2x4)      SK Warne    9-1-60-2
Rashid Latif    26* (23b 3x4)     

46.1

Symonds to Azhar Mahmood, 2 runs, lovley shot whiped through midwicket a great diving save prevents it reaching the boundary

appeal for a stumping, mahmood moved forward beaten trying to cut and the stumps are broken by the keeper, looks from the replay he just got his boot down in time

46.2

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

46.3

Symonds to Wasim Akram, no run, low full toss driven to mid on

46.4

Symonds to Wasim Akram, 2 runs, paddled fine down to long leg

46.5

Symonds to Wasim Akram, no run, going for a bit drive over long on thick inside edge off pad onto the keeper and off his pads too

46.6

Symonds to Wasim Akram, 1 run, low full slogged to long on

Martyn comes around the wicket to the leftie

End of over 47 (5 runs) Pakistan 260/7
Wasim Akram    3* (4b)      A Symonds    5-0-34-1
Rashid Latif    26* (23b 3x4)     

47.1

Martyn to Wasim Akram, 1 run, high full toss cross batted surprised him about waist height hit the end of the bat back passed the bowler to long off

47.2

Martyn to Rashid Latif, no run, moving to leg prodded to backward point no man at third man in the deep even a misfield doesn't allow a second

a replay here, Latif punched the ball to mid on took off immediately and sr waughs throw from mid on hits the top of the stumps and the batsman looks out by a mile

47.3

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

47.4

Martyn to Wasim Akram, 1 run, another high full toss from around the wicket cross batted to deep midwicket

47.5

Martyn to Waqar Younis, 1 run, driven to long on

47.6

Martyn to Wasim Akram, no run, good ball dug out back to the bowler. good over for australia bit lucky though

End of over 48 (3 runs) Pakistan 263/8
Wasim Akram    5* (7b)      DR Martyn    4-0-29-1
Waqar Younis    1* (1b)     

48.1

Symonds to Waqar Younis, 1 run, crunched through cover

48.2

Symonds to Wasim Akram, 1 run, dragged through square leg

48.3

Symonds to Waqar Younis, 1 wide, tossed up outside off big drive from younis misses

48.3

Symonds to Waqar Younis, 1 run, driven to long off

48.4

Symonds to Wasim Akram, SIX, swung from legstump high deep long into the crowd at square leg

48.5

Symonds to Wasim Akram, 1 run, full ball on off stump driven to deep cover

48.6

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

End of over 49 (11 runs) Pakistan 274/9
     A Symonds    6-0-45-2
Wasim Akram    13* (10b 1x6)     

49.1

Martyn to Wasim Akram, 2 runs, worked out behind square leg

49.2

Martyn to Wasim Akram, FOUR, lofted to midwicket nicely bouncing over the rope

49.3

Martyn to Wasim Akram, SIX, swung over square leg

49.4

Martyn to Wasim Akram, 1 run, smacked out to deep square leg

49.5

Martyn to Saqlain Mushtaq, 1 run, full toss hit back to long off

49.6

Martyn to Wasim Akram, 2 runs, driven to long off

Match State: Innings Break Match State: Innings Break - Restart at 1800GMT

End of over 50 (16 runs) Pakistan 290/9
Wasim Akram    28* (15b 1x4 2x6)      DR Martyn    5-0-45-1
Saqlain Mushtaq    1* (1b)     
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Australia won by 9 wickets (with 141 balls remaining)
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Australia won by 8 wickets (with 119 balls remaining)
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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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