Pakistan tour of England and Scotland, 2006 / Commentary

45.1

Mohammad Asif to Gough, 2 runs, Gough gets a huge cheer for those two runs which he picks up through an on-drive

45.2

Mohammad Asif to Gough, no run, the batsman does well to leave that one which sails down the channel and arcs nicely away

45.3

Mohammad Asif to Gough, no run, fresh-air pull shot and the batsman misses that one completely; it flies through to Akmal

45.4

Mohammad Asif to Gough, 1 run, hip-high full toss is driven on the up to mid-on

England 176/9   D Gough 3* (4b)

46.1

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, FOUR, huge heave off the back foot with a big follow-through and that flies through backward point.

46.2

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, no run, waited for that one and picked the back behind point

46.3

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, 2 runs, another big loft - this time off a slower ball and that flies over into space at to cow corner

46.4

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, FOUR, took his eyes off that bouncer and pulled it right behind him - it flew right over the keeper's head, just bouncing inside the line. Gough is not messing around here

46.5

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, no run, slower ball, well dug out

46.6

Shoaib Akhtar to Gough, no run, ooh, how did that one miss? That just missed the off stump and that's a great way to finish his spell

England 186/9   D Gough 13* (10b 2x4)

47.2

Mohammad Asif to Gough, 1 run, helps that off the back foot to third man

47.4

Mohammad Asif to Gough, 1 run, pulled off the back foot

England 190/9   D Gough 15* (12b 2x4)

48.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Gough, 1 run, guided behind point

48.3

Naved-ul-Hasan to Gough, 1 run, slapped unconvincingly to square

48.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Gough, 1 wide, strayed down leg

48.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Gough, 1 run, slower delivery pops up harmlessly into the covers

England 198/9   D Gough 18* (15b 2x4)

49.2

Shahid Afridi to Gough, OUT, Gough tries another big heave there off one which was going down leg and that goes straight down long-on's throat

D Gough c Shoaib Malik b Shahid Afridi 18 (25m 16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 112.50

England 202/10   D Gough 18 (16b 2x4)
Series Results
England v Pakistan at Birmingham - Sep 10, 2006
England won by 3 wickets (with 114 balls remaining)
England v Pakistan at Nottingham - Sep 8, 2006
England won by 8 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
England v Pakistan at Southampton - Sep 5, 2006
Pakistan won by 2 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
England v Pakistan at Lord's - Sep 2, 2006
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v Pakistan at Cardiff - Aug 30, 2006
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Aug 30, 2006

Shoaib Akhtar celebrates his 200th ODI wicket, England v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Cardiff, August 30, 2006

Shoaib Akhtar celebrates his 200th ODI wicket

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Aug 30, 2006

Shoaib Akhtar does the albatross after clean bowling Jamie Dalrymple, England v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Cardiff, August 30, 2006

Shoaib Akhtar does the albatross after clean bowling Jamie Dalrymple

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