ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up Matches

Pakistan v South Africa

Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)

22.1

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 2 runs, bowls on off stump and McLaren gets forward to play to deep mid wicket for two runs

22.2

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, pitches on middle and off stump. McLaren gets forward and blocks to mid-off

22.3

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, pitches on leg and middle and McLaren defends to mid-on

22.4

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, back of a length and on middle. McLaren charges forward but misses the bat

22.5

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, on a length on middle. McLaren forward to it and nudges for a single to the off side

South Africa 86/7   R McLaren 3* (5b)

24.1

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, quicker through the air and pushes it to cover

24.2

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, this was bowled shorter and he rocks back and cuts behind cover

South Africa 88/7   R McLaren 4* (7b)

25.1

Ehsan Adil to McLaren, no run, Good length on the off stump and McLaren defends it straight down the ground

25.2

Ehsan Adil to McLaren, 2 runs, On the up and McLaren drives it uppishly straight down the ground, wide of mid off. Long off runs around and cuts the ball before it hits the boundary

25.3

Ehsan Adil to McLaren, 1 run, goes on the back foot and he pushes it wide off midwicket

25.6

Ehsan Adil to McLaren, no run, gets on to the backfoot and pushes it to point.

South Africa 96/7   R McLaren 7* (11b)

26.2

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, punched to cover off the back foot

26.3

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, fuller on middle and he moves forward to defend it back to the bowler

26.6

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, there's turn. Beats the bat as he tries to drive on the up. Keeper doesn't collect it cleanly

South Africa 99/7   R McLaren 8* (14b)

27.3

Ehsan Adil to McLaren, 1 run, pushed down the pitch off the back foot for no runs

South Africa 101/7   R McLaren 9* (15b)

28.2

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, rocks back and pushes it towards long on

28.6

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, slower through the air and he punches it to sweeper cover off the back foot

South Africa 108/7   R McLaren 11* (17b)

29.1

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, FOUR, flighted wide outside the off stump and McLaren gets confidently onto his front foot and drives it through the covers

29.2

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, compensates on as the ball is on the pads and he nudges it to the leg side on the back foot

29.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, FOUR, Again too full and too wide and McLaren uses his height again to hit it to the cover fence

29.4

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, flatter ball and he defends it to the bowler

29.5

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, Quicker through the air, he hits it back to the bowler again

29.6

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, down the track and clipped off his legs to long-on

South Africa 117/7   R McLaren 20* (23b 2x4)

30.1

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, On middle stump. Gets on the front foot and the ball takes the inside edge and goes to square leg

30.2

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, Shorter ball and cut straight to point

30.3

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, shorter in length again and the ball is punched straight to cover

30.4

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, 1 run, hit through midwicket after getting down the track. Fielder dives over the ball

30.6

Mohammad Hafeez to McLaren, no run, the batsman is cramped as he pushes it straight down the ground

South Africa 119/7   R McLaren 21* (28b 2x4)

31.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, on the back foot and flicked to the on side

31.4

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, goes down on one knee and scoops it and lands in the vacant short fine leg region

South Africa 121/7   R McLaren 22* (30b 2x4)

32.1

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, 1 run, Flighted on the off stump, driven to short cover. Fielder dives and gets a hand to it

32.4

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, no run, more flight and this time it takes the leading edge.

32.5

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, 1 run, sweeps it powerfully square of the wicket and there's a fumble in the deep by Junaid Khan

South Africa 124/7   R McLaren 24* (33b 2x4)

33.2

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, and the reverse sweep is pulled out, misses the ball completely as the keeper collects it

33.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 wide, down the leg side and wide called

33.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, flighted on the off stump, comes forward and but the ball doesnt spin as much as the batsman is beaten

33.4

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, chipped to short midwicket and the fielder doesnt collect it properly

South Africa 128/7   R McLaren 25* (36b 2x4)

34.1

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, no run

34.2

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, no run, goes on the back foot and defends it straight to the bowler

34.3

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, 1 run, goes down the track as Malik gives more flight to the ball, The bowler dives to capture the ball but he drops

34.5

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, no run

34.6

Shoaib Malik to McLaren, FOUR, slog sweep, beats the fielder coming in from deep square leg and goes into the boundary

South Africa 136/7   R McLaren 30* (41b 3x4)

35.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, goes back again and hit to midwicket

35.4

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, FOUR, More improvisation from SA. Reverse sweep and this time the ball is hit very well and wide of short third man and goes to the boundary

35.5

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, turned to the leg side off the back foot

South Africa 142/7   R McLaren 35* (44b 4x4)

36.1

Junaid Khan to McLaren, 1 no ball, Oversteps and bowls it short and wide but the batsman only manages to get the toe end

36.1

Junaid Khan to McLaren, no run, Free Hit full and wide, driven to cover. The batsman take a risky run and the throw from Misbah is not good and the bowler was in front of the stumps and fails to collect it

36.2

Junaid Khan to McLaren, no run, defended off the back foot towards mid-off

36.3

Junaid Khan to McLaren, 2 runs, leading edge to point as he looks to turn it to the leg side

36.4

Junaid Khan to McLaren, no run, hit straight to mid on

36.5

Junaid Khan to McLaren, 1 run, moves across his stumps and works it to deep square leg

South Africa 146/7   R McLaren 38* (50b 4x4)

37.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, safety turned around the corner for deep square leg to tidy up

37.5

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, hit to long on off the front foot

South Africa 151/7   R McLaren 40* (52b 4x4)

38.6

Junaid Khan to McLaren, no run, on the front foot and hit solidly but straight to cover.

South Africa 153/7   R McLaren 40* (53b 4x4)

39.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, Rehman is on the pads this over. tucked off the back foot to deep square leg

39.5

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, on middle stump and a dead bat is offered

39.6

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, tweaked around to deep square again.

South Africa 157/7   R McLaren 42* (56b 4x4)

40.1

Asad Ali to McLaren, no run, Slower ball. Lovely line around the of stump. The batsman is deceived as he opens the face and so is the keeper who doesnt collect it

40.2

Asad Ali to McLaren, no run, back of a length and defended back to the bowler

40.3

Asad Ali to McLaren, no run, opens the face and the ball goes straight to the point fielder

40.4

Asad Ali to McLaren, 1 run, pushed wide of point and down to third man

South Africa 158/7   R McLaren 43* (60b 4x4)

41.2

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, better line and the ball is defended safely

41.3

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, FOUR, Powerful reverse sweep. Right off the middle of the bat and the man at sweeper cover had absolutely no chance

41.4

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, no run, defended to the leg side

41.5

Abdur Rehman to McLaren, 1 run, comes down the track and nudges it wide of long on

South Africa 165/7   R McLaren 48* (64b 5x4)

42.3

Asad Ali to McLaren, no run, fuller ball allows the batsman to get on the front foot to defend to mid off

42.4

Asad Ali to McLaren, 1 run, chips down the track and and hits it down the ground

42.6

Asad Ali to McLaren, 1 run, Fifty for McLaren. Length ball turned off his hips to square leg and he raises his bat in celebration.

South Africa 170/7   R McLaren 50* (67b 5x4)

43.1

Wahab Riaz to McLaren, no run, Bounce for Riaz and the batsman is beated as he looks to guide it to third man

43.2

Wahab Riaz to McLaren, FOUR, This time he was expecting it. Short ball, pulled straight down the ground and the ball crashes into the long on fence

43.3

Wahab Riaz to McLaren, no run

43.4

Wahab Riaz to McLaren, 1 run, driven through the covers off the front foot

South Africa 175/7   R McLaren 55* (71b 6x4)

44.3

Asad Ali to McLaren, OUT, The off stump is knocked back. Fuller ball around the off stump. He comes down the track and drives expansively but the ball seams just that bit away after pitching and cannons into the stumps.

R McLaren b Asad Ali 55 (72b 6x4 0x6) SR: 76.38

South Africa 177/8   R McLaren 55 (72b 6x4)
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Jun 3, 2013

Rory Kleinveldt expresses his frustration, Pakistan v South Africa, Champions Trophy warm-up, The Oval, June 3, 2013

Rory Kleinveldt expresses his frustration

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Jun 3, 2013

Faf du Plessis leaps to stop a shot from Umar Amin, Pakistan v South Africa, Champions Trophy warm-up, The Oval, June 3, 2013

Faf du Plessis leaps to stop a shot from Umar Amin

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