NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - Final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 141 balls remaining)

15.4

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 no ball, stands and defends to mid on

15.4

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, a bouncer, tries a hook and misses, passes close to the bat and not called for above shoulder height

15.5

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, a superb inswinging yorker, just dug out

15.6

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, shuffles to the off and defends to mid on

Pakistan 51/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 0* (4b)

16.3

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on the pads, outside off stump, appeal declined by ump Shepherd

16.4

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, on off stump, prods forward

16.5

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, slower ball, cut to third man

16.6

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

Pakistan 55/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 3* (8b)

17.1

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, thick outside edge to third man

17.3

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, amazing a push to mid on and Inz goes for a quick single

Pakistan 58/2   Inzamam-ul-Haq 5* (10b)

18.1

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

18.2

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, cut very fine and Lee just gets a boot to it at third man

18.3

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, defended into the covers

18.4

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to point

18.5

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT, pushed to Ponting at point, Inz calls, Youhana runs, Inz decides not to, Youhana turns to run back to see his stumps smashed by the direct throw, a comedy ends

Yousuf Youhana run out 11 (52m 37b 0x4 0x6) SR: 29.72

18.6

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, pushed to mid off, Inz better get some runs if he wishes to not get a telling off

Pakistan 60/3   Inzamam-ul-Haq 7* (16b)

20.1

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, watchfully pushed to mid on

20.2

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

Pakistan 61/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 8* (18b)

21.1

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, full toss driven to long off

Pakistan 66/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 9* (19b)

22.1

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, chopped to third man

22.3

Harvey to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned to long leg

Pakistan 69/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 11* (21b)

23.1

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run

23.2

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, appeal for lbw, declined

23.3

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, pushed to cover

Pakistan 70/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 12* (24b)

25.5

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turns to off, driven to deep cover

Pakistan 84/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 13* (25b)

26.1

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 wide, down the legside

26.1

Lee to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, turned to deep mid wicket

Pakistan 88/4   Inzamam-ul-Haq 14* (26b)

27.1

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, 1 run, waits and drives to long off

27.3

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, super timing to a turn to mid wicket, runs all the way

27.4

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, no run, comes forward to push to cover, close fielders put in to tease him in making a mistake

27.5

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, FOUR, sweeps to long le

27.6

Warne to Inzamam-ul-Haq, OUT, stretches forward, rapped on the front foot, an appeal and finger goes up, Inz does not want to go, has too

Inzamam-ul-Haq lbw b Warne 23 (50m 31b 2x4 0x6) SR: 74.19

Pakistan 102/6   Inzamam-ul-Haq 23 (30b 2x4)
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 25, 2001

A Pakistani fan waves money to show his disapproval,  final ODI at Lords, 23 June 2001

A Pakistani fan waves money to show his disapproval

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Jun 25, 2001

Pakistani fans show their disapproval of their teams effort,  final ODI at Lords, 23 June 2001

Pakistani fans show their disapproval of their teams effort

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