ICC Champions Trophy - 5th match, Group B

Pakistan v South Africa

South Africa won by 67 runs

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

21.3

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, shuffles across and checks his drive

21.4

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, the doosra beats the outside edge, quicker one too

21.5

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 2 runs, works it away with the turn wide of square leg and Amla gets his fifty!

21.6

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, full on the pads and worked to square leg

South Africa 85/1   Saeed Ajmal 1-0-2-0

23.1

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, clips it with the turn to midwicket

23.2

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 2 runs, excellent save by Junaid! Amla played the reverse sweep and he middled it, Junaid was at deep point and he had to run quickly to his left

23.3

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 2 runs, poor fielding this time! Ajmal fumbles as the ball was driven straight to him, long-on has to mop up

23.4

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, FOUR, another reverse sweep and this time he finds the gap at third man, placed it finer and he middled it, Junaid had no chance

23.5

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 1 run

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   Saeed Ajmal 2-0-11-0

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

25.2

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, clips it to the onside and he doesn't take the single

25.3

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, Amla shuffles across and looks to play the reverse sweep, the ball brushes the glove and rolls to the on side, the keeper got excited

25.4

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 2 runs, works it down to deep midwicket

25.5

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 1 run, pushes it down to backward point

25.6

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

South Africa 109/1   Saeed Ajmal 3-0-15-0

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

27.5

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 1 run, clips it with the turn to the on side

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   Saeed Ajmal 4-0-24-0

29.1

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, the doosra, he stays back at the crease and works it towards long-on, short midwicket slides and can't stop it

29.2

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run

29.3

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, stays back and clips him down to short midwicket

29.4

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, fires that quicker, down the leg side, brushes the pads and the ball runs to the leg side

29.5

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, 1 run, stays back and works it to the on side

29.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, flatter delivery and worked towards midwicket

South Africa 134/2   Saeed Ajmal 5-0-26-0

31.1

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, drifts on the pads and it's clipped away to square leg

31.2

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run, confident appeal for lbw! This one turned from the rough, spun back in sharply and hit his pads, may have missed the leg stump, Ajmal, Akmal and Misbah thought about it, the ball tracker showed that missing leg

31.3

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, no run

31.4

Saeed Ajmal to Amla, OUT, caught off the reverse sweep! Amla was in position early for the shot, probably bounced more than he expected, the ball lobs off the glove and dips towards short third man, Hafeez timed his dive well and plucked it inches off the turf

HM Amla c Mohammad Hafeez b Saeed Ajmal 81 (136m 97b 9x4 0x6) SR: 83.50

31.5

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, 1 run, tossed up wide outside off and he lunges forward and drives to the off side

31.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, comes well forward and knocks it towards midwicket

South Africa 146/3   Saeed Ajmal 6-0-28-1

33.1

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, no run, beats him with the turn!

33.2

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, no run

33.3

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, FOUR, tossed up wide outside the off stump and he spanks it on the front foot, deep extra cover dives and fumbles

33.4

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it down to long-on

33.5

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, on the pads and he works it down to midwicket

33.6

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, no run, he makes room and the ball skids through and he chops it to the off side

South Africa 155/3   Saeed Ajmal 7-0-34-1

35.1

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, turn again! Comes back in and he manages to block it out

35.2

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, tossed up and he comes forward and pushes it to long-on

35.3

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, no run

35.4

Saeed Ajmal to Duminy, 1 run, drops it in front of point and sets off quickly for the single

35.5

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, the top spinner this time, tries to cut but misses

35.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, short outside off and he works it towards midwicket

South Africa 163/3   Saeed Ajmal 8-0-37-1

44.1

Saeed Ajmal to Miller, no run, comes down the track and checks his shot

44.2

Saeed Ajmal to Miller, 1 leg bye, shuffles and knocks it to the on side

44.3

Saeed Ajmal to McLaren, no run, beaten for turn! He was expecting the doosra but it was the off break

44.4

Saeed Ajmal to McLaren, no run, plays the reverse sweep but can't beat short fine leg, Amin slides and cuts it off

44.5

Saeed Ajmal to McLaren, 2 runs, stays back and clips it against the turn to square leg

44.6

Saeed Ajmal to McLaren, no run, mistimes the drive to the off side, wanted to work it to the on side

South Africa 202/5   Saeed Ajmal 9-0-39-1

46.1

Saeed Ajmal to Miller, 1 run, Miller comes down the track and checks the shot, chipped in the air down to mid-on

46.2

Saeed Ajmal to Peterson, no run, keeps a touch low, manages to punch it down the track

46.3

Saeed Ajmal to Peterson, no run, softly pushes it down to point and still no single

46.4

Saeed Ajmal to Peterson, no run, worked with the angle down to short fine leg and he has to scamper back, another dot

46.5

Saeed Ajmal to Peterson, no run, four consecutive dots! The fruatration gets to Peterson as he shapes to slog, playing away from the body, beaten for turn

46.6

Saeed Ajmal to Peterson, 2 runs, good fielding by Junaid! Peterson went down the track and chipped it to deep extra cover, Junaid made a lot of ground from long-off and managed to parry the ball back inside the boundary

South Africa 208/6   Saeed Ajmal 10-0-42-1
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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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