Pakistan tour of England and Scotland, 2006 / Commentary

Pakistan in England T20I Match

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 5 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

17.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Read, no run, forced on to the back foot to defend

17.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Read, 1 run, dropped on a good length and that's dribbled out to cover for a tidy run

17.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to Read, no run, defended, jumping, off the back foot

17.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Read, 2 runs, driven straight down the ground but it's picked up by Afridi

17.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Read, 1 run, slower delivery, Read waits for it and carves a neat cut to point

England 119/6   CMW Read 4* (5b)

18.1

Shoaib Akhtar to Read, no run, extra pace from Akhtar and there's a windy whoosh as the batsman creates room but the ball flies through to Akmal

18.2

Shoaib Akhtar to Read, FOUR, short, wide and got the treatment with a deliberate flash off the back foot over the vacant slip area

18.3

Shoaib Akhtar to Read, 1 run, pushed on to the back foot and that's driven forward

18.5

Shoaib Akhtar to Read, FOUR, overshoots that ball and Read times that low full toss off his toes between mid-off and midwicket

18.6

Shoaib Akhtar to Read, 1 bye, the batsman chases that with an attempted hook; he misses but the pair scamper a cheeky bye as the ball runs through to the keeper

England 130/6   CMW Read 13* (10b 2x4)

19.1

Abdul Razzaq to Read, OUT, a huge heave high into the air and that does straight down the throat of Rana Naved on the square leg boundary who waits for it and takes a good catch in the end

CMW Read c Naved-ul-Hasan b Abdul Razzaq 13 (9m 11b 2x4 0x6) SR: 118.18

England 130/7   CMW Read 13 (11b 2x4)
Series Results
England v Pakistan at Bristol - Aug 28, 2006
Pakistan won by 5 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
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Aug 28, 2006

Michael Yardy celebrates an awesome flying catch, England v Pakistan, Twenty20, Bristol, August 28, 2006

Michael Yardy celebrates an awesome flying catch

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Aug 28, 2006

Abdul Razzaq and Inzamam-ul-Haq walk off after a job well done, England v Pakistan, Twenty20, Bristol, August 28, 2006

Abdul Razzaq and Inzamam-ul-Haq walk off after a job well done

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