NatWest Series, 2001 / Commentary

NatWest Series - Final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 9 wickets (with 141 balls remaining)

5.6

Gillespie to Saleem Elahi, FOUR, a good juicy half volly, driven to the extra cover rope

Pakistan 23/0   Saleem Elahi 10* (21b 1x4)   JN Gillespie 3-0-16-0

6.1

McGrath to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, a good looking straight drive to long off

Pakistan 27/0   Saeed Anwar 14* (17b 1x4)   GD McGrath 3.1-0-11-0

11.2

Gillespie to Saeed Anwar, FOUR, a wonderfuly backfoot punch through the cover gap

Pakistan 40/1   Saeed Anwar 25* (30b 2x4)   JN Gillespie 5.2-0-22-0

20.4

Harvey to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, flicked to fine leg

Pakistan 65/4   Abdul Razzaq 4* (5b 1x4)   IJ Harvey 4.4-0-14-1

23.5

Warne to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, cuts to third man, has the width

Pakistan 76/4   Abdul Razzaq 11* (18b 2x4)   SK Warne 1.5-0-8-0

25.3

Warne to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, goes after a pitched up ball, just clears mid on

Pakistan 82/4   Abdul Razzaq 17* (28b 3x4)   SK Warne 2.3-0-13-0

26.3

Lee to Abdul Razzaq, FOUR, smashed straight down the ground, evades a diving harvey at long off

Pakistan 92/4   Abdul Razzaq 24* (32b 4x4)   B Lee 4.3-1-14-1

27.3

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

Pakistan 98/5   Inzamam-ul-Haq 19* (28b 1x4)   SK Warne 3.3-0-23-0

27.5

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

Pakistan 102/5   Inzamam-ul-Haq 23* (30b 2x4)   SK Warne 3.5-0-27-0

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

Pakistan 109/6   Rashid Latif 6* (6b 1x4)   SK Warne 4.2-0-32-1

33.1

Warne to Wasim Akram, FOUR, smashed to deep mid off, got some width outside off

Pakistan 127/7   Wasim Akram 5* (9b 1x4)   SK Warne 6.1-0-42-2

35.6

Warne to Wasim Akram, FOUR, comes forward and drives one bounce over mid on rope

Pakistan 136/7   Wasim Akram 12* (23b 2x4)   SK Warne 8-0-51-2
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 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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