ICC Champions Trophy - 5th match, Group B

Pakistan v South Africa

South Africa won by 67 runs

14.3

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run, gets forward and defends to the off side

14.4

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run, stays back and punches it towards mid-on

14.5

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 2 runs, goes back and clips it with the turn to midwicket

14.6

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run, goes back and punches it back to the bowler

South Africa 55/1   F du Plessis 2* (4b)

15.2

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, 1 run, 144.8 kph, he angles it across the right-hander and he opens the face and steers it to the off side

15.4

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run, 143.4 kph, almost found the edge! That's a Wahab special, lands on off and holds its line, Faf had to poke at it

15.5

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, 1 run, 140.5 kph, this time he shuffles across the stumps to cover that angle, manages to run it towards point

South Africa 59/1   F du Plessis 4* (7b)

16.1

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, slower through the air and he defends to the off side

South Africa 60/1   F du Plessis 5* (8b)

17.1

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run, he goes back at the crease and pushes it to the off side

17.2

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run

17.3

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, 1 run, little short of a length outside off and he walks across the stumps and pushes it wide of point

17.5

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, 1 run, 142.5 kph, a bit too straight and Faf easily tucks it behind square on the on side

South Africa 67/1   F du Plessis 7* (12b)

18.3

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, that was well played, he went across the stumps and paddled it down to fine leg

18.6

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, tried to paddle this down to fine leg again but this was a quicker ball, flatter and hitting him on the pads outside the line of the off stump

South Africa 72/1   F du Plessis 9* (14b)

19.1

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run, this was fullish outside off and driven straight towards mid-off

19.2

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, 1 run, angles across the stumps and he gets forward and across and pushes it to cover

19.5

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run, this was a sharp bouncer and du Plessis withdraws the shot at the last minute

19.6

Wahab Riaz to du Plessis, no run, gets behind the line and punches it to the off side

South Africa 78/1   F du Plessis 10* (18b)

20.4

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, du Plessis makes a lot of room before the delivery, checks his drive and places it towards mid-on

South Africa 82/1   F du Plessis 11* (19b)

21.1

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, no run, moves a long way across to paddle it and he's hit on the pads outside the line of off, stifled appeal

21.2

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, 1 leg bye, fired through quicker and he was a long way across, hits him high on the pads and that wouldn't have hit

South Africa 83/1   F du Plessis 11* (21b)

22.1

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run

22.2

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run, nearly gave it away! Made a lot of room to carve that over cover, extra bounce and he nearly edges it

22.3

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, full on the pads and clipped towards midwicket

22.6

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, no run, gets forward and pushes it to wards mid-on

South Africa 87/1   F du Plessis 12* (25b)

23.6

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, no run, went for the sweep a bit too early, the ball hits his body and drops on the pitch

South Africa 96/1   F du Plessis 12* (26b)

24.3

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, makes room and works it with the turn to the leg side

24.5

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, FOUR, good adjustment there, Du Plessis made room before the bowler delivered, Hafeez made the mistake of tossing it up wide outside off, the batsman went forward and drove it wide of mid-off, it's the 50 stand as well

24.6

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 wide, sides it down the leg side

24.6

Mohammad Hafeez to du Plessis, 1 run, works it towards midwicket for a single

South Africa 105/1   F du Plessis 18* (29b 1x4)

25.1

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, 1 run, risky run! Du Plessis drove it fairly hard down to mid-off, he set off quickly and a direct hit was needed

25.6

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, no run, quicker delivery and he gets forward and blocks it out

South Africa 109/1   F du Plessis 19* (31b 1x4)

26.5

Mohammad Irfan to du Plessis, no run, didn't pick the full toss! Attempted slower ball and du Plessis wanted to play it but the ball dipped on him and he lost sight of it

26.6

Mohammad Irfan to du Plessis, 1 run, stays back and pushes it to the off side

South Africa 113/1   F du Plessis 20* (33b 1x4)

27.1

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, FOUR, put away with force! Ajmal from round the wicket, on the pads, the leg side not very well protected and he swept it firmly to deep square leg

27.2

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, no run, quicker delivery and he shuffles across and defends

27.3

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, 2 runs, du Plessis makes room and pushes it to the vacant point region, takes the first run hard and they have to scamper the second, the fielder aims at the bowler's end but the ball bounces too much and clears the bowler

27.4

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, 1 run, driven towards the bowler who fumbles

27.6

Saeed Ajmal to du Plessis, 1 run, he makes room to drive and gets an inside edge past the stumps, big cheers for Irfan who dives at short fine leg and saves a couple of runs

South Africa 122/1   F du Plessis 28* (38b 2x4)

28.1

Mohammad Irfan to du Plessis, no run, stays beside the line and punches it to the off side

28.2

Mohammad Irfan to du Plessis, OUT, soft dismissal! Foxed by the extra bounce, du Plessis tries to pull a short ball that gains on him quickly, the ball lobs up off the toe of the bat and goes to Malik at cover

F du Plessis c Shoaib Malik b Mohammad Irfan 28 (54m 40b 2x4 0x6) SR: 70.00

South Africa 122/2   F du Plessis 28 (40b 2x4)
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Jun 10, 2013

Junaid Khan was last man out, Pakistan v South Africa, Champions Trophy, Group B, Edgbaston, June 10, 2013

Junaid Khan was last man out

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Jun 10, 2013

Lonwabo Tsotsobe celebrates a wicket, Pakistan v South Africa, Champions Trophy, Group B, Edgbaston, June 10, 2013

Lonwabo Tsotsobe celebrates a wicket

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