NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - Final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 141 balls remaining)

26.5

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, goes back, slip and a gully in, plays it to cover

26.6

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, hops back and chops to gully

Pakistan 92/5   Rashid Latif 0* (2b)

27.2

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, comes out and improvises a turn to leg

Pakistan 94/5   Rashid Latif 1* (3b)

28.1

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, driven to mid off

28.2

Lee to Rashid Latif, 1 run, cuts in the air to third man

Pakistan 103/6   Rashid Latif 2* (5b)

29.2

Warne to Rashid Latif, FOUR, get to the pitch of the ball and hoists it one bounce over the rope, almost a six

29.3

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, steered to third man, a delicate cut

29.6

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, pushed to cover

Pakistan 112/7   Rashid Latif 8* (8b 1x4)

30.1

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run

30.2

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, on off stump, defends to the off

30.3

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, covers up and defends, 87.9mph ball

30.4

Lee to Rashid Latif, 1 run, steered to third man

Pakistan 113/7   Rashid Latif 9* (12b 1x4)

31.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, turned to fine leg

31.5

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, into the block hole, dipping in, dug to the off

31.6

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 wide, down the legside

31.6

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, an appeal but there was bat on a paddle to fine leg

Pakistan 118/7   Rashid Latif 11* (15b 1x4)

32.1

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, full pitched ball on the stumps, pushed to mid on

32.2

Lee to Rashid Latif, no run, slower ball, pushed back

32.3

Lee to Rashid Latif, 1 bye, moved away to leg as the ball was outside leg, beats everyone

32.6

Lee to Rashid Latif, 1 no ball, down the legside, tries to flick

32.6

Lee to Rashid Latif, 2 runs, chopped to third man

Pakistan 123/7   Rashid Latif 13* (20b 1x4)

35.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, pushed to point

35.2

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, starighter ball, on the pads, appeal declined

35.3

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 run, turned to fine leg

Pakistan 130/7   Rashid Latif 14* (23b 1x4)

36.1

McGrath to Rashid Latif, 1 run, taps it and runs

36.4

McGrath to Rashid Latif, no run, prodded to point

36.5

McGrath to Rashid Latif, 2 runs, good looking straight drive, does not run all the way

36.6

McGrath to Rashid Latif, 2 runs, hoiked over short mid wicket

Pakistan 142/7   Rashid Latif 19* (27b 1x4)

37.4

Warne to Rashid Latif, 2 runs, cleacerly paddled very fine

37.5

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 wide, down the legside

37.5

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, paddled again but straight to short fine leg

37.6

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, tossed up and driven to cover

Pakistan 146/7   Rashid Latif 21* (30b 1x4)

38.2

McGrath to Rashid Latif, 1 run, chopped to third man

38.6

McGrath to Rashid Latif, 1 run, flicked to mid wicket and Pak do reach 150

Pakistan 150/7   Rashid Latif 23* (32b 1x4)

39.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, 1 wide, down the leg

39.1

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, goes for a big hit, edged to short third man

39.2

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, good ball, beaten as it turned away from him

39.3

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, defends a good ball on the stumps to leg

39.4

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, paddled straight to short fine leg

39.5

Warne to Rashid Latif, no run, prods it to the off

39.6

Warne to Rashid Latif, OUT, trying to paddle another very fine, misses and ball turns to hit leg stump

Rashid Latif b Warne 23 (56m 38b 1x4 0x6) SR: 60.52

Pakistan 151/8   Rashid Latif 23 (37b 1x4)
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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