ICC Under-19 World Cup, Final: Pakistan Under-19s v South Africa Under-19s at Dubai (DSC), Mar 1, 2014
South Africa Under-19s won by 6 wickets (with 47 balls remaining)
Played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium (neutral venue)
1 March 2014 - day/night match (50-over match)

Greetings everyone! Hello and welcome to the live coverage of the Final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2014. Pakistan will be taking on South Africans here at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Both teams are a step away from kissing the crown. This should be a tight contest as both the teams have comprehensively made it into the finals.

Toss - News coming in is that Pakistan have won the toss and opted to bat first.

Pakistan XI: 1.Sami Aslam, 2.Imam ul-Haq, 3.Hasan Raza, 4.Saud Shakeel, 5.Kamran Ghulam, 6.Ameer Hamza, 7.Saifullah Khan, 8.Zafar Gohar, 9.Amad Butt, 10.Karamat Ali, 11.Zia ul-Haq.

South Africa XI: 1.AK Markram, 2.C Fortuin†, 3.J Smith, 4.G Oldfield, 5.Y Valli, 6.B Dial, 7.D Bruwer, 8.C Bosch, 9.K Rabada, 10.JG Dill, 11.N Sigwili

Amir Shahzad: "I guess today's match will be another nerve breaker as both teams will try to deliver their best in batting, bowling and fielding..

Imam and Sami are making their way into the middle. South Africans are in a huddle. Rabada from Dubai Sports City End.

0.1

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 wide, starts down the leg and called wide, early runs on the board

0.1

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 run, touch full on the pads, hint of inward movement as he flicks it off his toes down to fine leg for a single

0.2

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, on target this time, pitched on leg and held its line, thuds on the pad and a loud cry for leg before wicket. Missing leg though!

0.3

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, FOUR, easy pickings, fuller down the leg and helped it on its way

0.4

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, on a length on off stump and shoulders arm

0.5

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, fuller on off stump, pushed to mid-off and Imam fancies a single, Sami at the other end sends him back. Dill picks up the ball and cracks at the wrong end.

0.6

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, short on middle and off, ducks under

End of over 1 (6 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 6/0

    • Imam-ul-Haq 4 (5b 1x4)
    • Sami Aslam 1 (1b)
    • K Rabada 1-0-6-0
1.1

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, nicely bowled, on middle and leg, nudged to short mid wicket region

Amir Shahzad: "I guess today's match will be another nerve breaker as both teams will try to deliver their best in batting, bowling and fielding..

1.2

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, kept it full on off stump and drives to sweeper at cover

1.3

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length ball on off stump, gets behind the line and tapped down

1.4

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, almost chops it on! Length ball on off stump, nips back in a bit and gets a thick inside edge on a cut

1.5

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, length delivery on off stump and fends to point

1.6

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, well bowled! Touch full on middle and off stump, gets a big stride in and pushes back to the bowler

End of over 2 (maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 6/0

    • Sami Aslam 1 (7b)
    • Imam-ul-Haq 4 (5b 1x4)
    • N Sigwili 1-1-0-0
    • K Rabada 1-0-6-0
2.1

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, leg stumpish again, on a good length and tucked to on side

2.2

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, length ball on off stump, got on top and fends to on side

2.3

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, touch fuller on off stump, tentative push to off side

2.4

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, quick and sharp! Back of length ball and climbed at him, awkwardly fends to on side

2.5

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, banged it short again, on middle and off, lets go through to the keeper

2.6

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, solid in defence! On a good length area and pushes it to off side. Second maiden in a row. South Africans are keeping it tight!

End of over 3 (maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 6/0

    • Imam-ul-Haq 4 (11b 1x4)
    • Sami Aslam 1 (7b)
    • K Rabada 2-1-6-0
    • N Sigwili 1-1-0-0
3.1

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, starts with a fuller on off stump and neatly pushed to mid-on

3.2

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, 1 run, strayed down the leg and tucked down to fine leg for a run

3.3

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, on off stump, no room whatsoever ever as he fends this one back to the bowler

3.4

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, altered his length and bowled touch short on off stump, outside though and left alone

3.5

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, 1 run, fuller on leg stump and a nice wristy flick to fine leg for a single

3.6

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, 1 run, came in with the arm and Sami tucks it on side

End of over 4 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 9/0

    • Sami Aslam 3 (10b)
    • Imam-ul-Haq 5 (14b 1x4)
    • N Sigwili 2-1-3-0
    • K Rabada 2-1-6-0
4.1

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, testing him with shorter one down the leg and ducks under

Yasir Fraz: "Rotating strike will release pressure of big match, otherwise SA will overcome as its team is performing well throughout the tournament "

4.2

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 wide, pushed it across the lefie, in fact way too much and called wide

4.2

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 wide, erred in his line again and bowled it outside off

4.2

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, probing line by Rabada on off stump, pitched it up and shaped away to fox his defence

4.3

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, came back in this time and rapped on his thigh pad

4.4

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, 138 kmph, short at his body and ducks under again

4.5

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, angled away from Sami as he shoulders arm this one

4.6

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length delivery on off stump and left alone

End of over 5 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 11/0

    • Sami Aslam 3 (16b)
    • Imam-ul-Haq 5 (14b 1x4)
    • K Rabada 3-1-8-0
    • N Sigwili 2-1-3-0
5.1

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, classic text book drive past the sweeper at cover, fuller on off stump, leans forward and exhibits a solid drive

5.2

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, on good length area and played back to the bowler

5.3

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, short on leg stump, Imam swivels for the pull and missed it completely

5.4

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, touch fuller on off stump and punched to mid on

5.5

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, FOUR, elegance personified! Fuller on middle and leg, held his position and whipped past the diving mid on fielder

5.6

Sigwili to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, fends a length ball to cover region

End of over 6 (6 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 17/0

    • Imam-ul-Haq 11 (20b 2x4)
    • Sami Aslam 3 (16b)
    • N Sigwili 3-1-9-0
    • K Rabada 3-1-8-0

Anwar Shaz: "Pakistani openers need to see Rabada through. He is the spearhead of SA attack."

6.1

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 run, length ball on leg stump and nudged to on side

6.2

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, back of a length ball on off stump, straightened and edged to off side

6.3

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, fullish in length on off stump and driven to off side

6.4

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, 1 run, back of a length delivery on off stump and edged to third man for a run

6.5

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 leg bye, brings it back from middle stump and thuds on his pad as it rolled on to fine leg region

6.6

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, length ball off stump and tapped to point

End of over 7 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 20/0

    • Imam-ul-Haq 12 (24b 2x4)
    • Sami Aslam 4 (18b)
    • K Rabada 4-1-10-0
    • N Sigwili 3-1-9-0
7.1

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, full on off stump and fends from the crease

7.2

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, 2 runs, fuller on off stump, gets down on one knee and hoicked it over wide mid on

7.3

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length ball on off stump and pushed to point region

7.4

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length ball on off stump and cuts to off side, sweeper does it well

7.5

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, 1 wide, slower delivery but down the wrong line, called wide

7.5

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, solid front foot defence to off side

M Imran: "@Anwar Shaz, I 100 % agree with anwar, Pakistani players have to give good value to Rabada bowling and go after others he has done really good in this tournament."

7.6

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, dragged it back and tapped back to the bowler

End of over 8 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 23/0

    • Sami Aslam 6 (24b)
    • Imam-ul-Haq 12 (24b 2x4)
    • N Sigwili 4-1-12-0
    • K Rabada 4-1-10-0
8.1

Rabada to Imam-ul-Haq, OUT, Rabada you beauty! Length ball on off stump, pushed it across and Imam had no answer, poked at the one which was leaving him and Fortuin pouched it with ease. Early set back for pakistan.

Imam-ul-Haq c †Fortuin b Rabada 12 (33m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 48.00

8.2

Rabada to Hasan Raza, 1 wide, greets him with a bouncer and ducks under, called wide

8.2

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, another one! On off stump and played back to the bowler

8.3

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, angled across the leftie and left alone

8.4

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, just fell short! Fuller on off stump and induces the drive, no footwork as he edged this to slips.

8.5

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, short and stare! Banged in short again and left alone

8.6

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, fends a fuller ball to off side. Great over!

End of over 9 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 24/1

    • Hasan Raza (2) 0 (5b)
    • Sami Aslam 6 (24b)
    • K Rabada 5-1-11-1
    • N Sigwili 4-1-12-0
9.1

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, length ball on off stump and tapped to point region

9.2

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, now Sigwill joins the party, opts to bowl a shorter one and ducks under

9.3

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length ball on off stump, off his ground and tapped to point

9.4

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, no run, pitched it further up and fends to off side

9.5

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, FOUR, fuller on off stump, shuffled across a bit and goes aerial, over mid on.

9.6

Sigwili to Sami Aslam, FOUR, short and pulled! Waited on the backfoot for a back of a length ball, swivels and pulled over mid wicket. Two in a row now!

End of over 10 (8 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 32/1

    • Sami Aslam 14 (30b 2x4)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 0 (5b)
    • N Sigwili 5-1-20-0
    • K Rabada 5-1-11-1
10.1

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, angling across the left hander and leaves it alone

10.2

Rabada to Hasan Raza, 3 runs, served him with a fuller delivery on middle and off, driven past mid-on

10.3

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 wide, short and ducks under, Oh! called wide

10.3

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, touch fuller in length on off stump and pushed to cover

10.4

Rabada to Sami Aslam, no run, altered his length and bowled on a good length area. Sami leaves it alone

10.5

Rabada to Sami Aslam, 1 run, length ball down the leg and tucked off his his to fine leg for a run

10.6

Rabada to Hasan Raza, no run, short and least bothered to poke at that, left alone.

End of over 11 (5 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 37/1

    • Hasan Raza (2) 3 (8b)
    • Sami Aslam 15 (33b 2x4)
    • K Rabada 6-1-16-1
    • N Sigwili 5-1-20-0
11.1

Dill to Sami Aslam, 1 run, starts with a back of a length delivery down the leg and nudged to on side

11.2

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, pushes it across the batsman and leaves it alone

11.3

Dill to Hasan Raza, 1 run, fuller on off stump and straightened, edged to third man for a run

11.4

Dill to Sami Aslam, no run, back of a length ball on leg stump and tucked to on side

11.5

Dill to Sami Aslam, OUT, gone! gone! Fuller on off stump, poked at the away going delivery and gifted a dolly to the keeper. Dill has his man! Both the openers are back in the hut!

Sami Aslam c †Fortuin b Dill 16 (49m 36b 2x4 0x6) SR: 44.44

11.6

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, fuller on middle and leg stump, played to on side

End of over 12 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 39/2

    • Saud Shakeel 0 (1b)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 4 (10b)
    • JG Dill 1-0-2-1
    • K Rabada 6-1-16-1
12.1

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, short and wide, was their to be hit but cuts straight to point

12.2

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, on leg stump and fends to on side

Khurram Zia Kha: "Strange that first 4 batsmen of Pakistan U-19 are all left handers"

12.3

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, length ball on off stump, gets a big stride in and punched to cover

12.4

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, on a length on off stump and tapped to point to region

12.5

Bosch to Hasan Raza, 2 runs, short, aimed at his body and miscued a pull as it just eludes backward square

Aqeel: "The middle order has failed all tournament for Pakistan.and there is no Misbah here to bail us out"

12.6

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, played a length ball back to the bowler

End of over 13 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 41/2

    • Hasan Raza (2) 6 (16b)
    • Saud Shakeel 0 (1b)
    • C Bosch 1-0-2-0
    • JG Dill 1-0-2-1
13.1

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, keeping it tight on off stump and fends to cover

13.2

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, back of a length on off stump and punched to cover

13.3

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, fuller on middle and leg, drives to mid on but couldn't beat the man

13.4

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, elegant looking drive again, pitched on off stump and drives straight to sweeper at cover

13.5

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, shorter in length on off stump and nicely rolled his wrist over

13.6

Dill to Saud Shakeel, no run, length ball on off stump and punched to off side

End of over 14 (maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 41/2

    • Saud Shakeel 0 (7b)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 6 (16b)
    • JG Dill 2-1-2-1
    • C Bosch 1-0-2-0
14.1

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, angled away from Raza and left alone

14.2

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, pushed a length ball on off stump to point

14.3

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, much slower this time and fends a fuller ball to off side

14.4

Bosch to Hasan Raza, no run, fuller outside off and a handsome looking drive, straight to point

14.5

Bosch to Hasan Raza, 1 run, short ball down the leg and pulled to fine leg

Sajjad Khan: "Its middle orders turn now, because openers have done their part in whole tournament. "

14.6

Bosch to Saud Shakeel, FOUR, Solid drive! Fuller on off stump, gets a stride in and whipped it past cover!

End of over 15 (5 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 46/2

    • Saud Shakeel 4 (8b 1x4)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 7 (21b)
    • C Bosch 2-0-7-0
    • JG Dill 2-1-2-1
15.1

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, length ball on middle and leg, played back to the bowler

15.2

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, touch fuller in length and punched to mid off

15.3

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, length ball on off stump, dabs to off side and Smith does some acrobatics, dives to his left and makes a handy stop

15.4

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, back of a length delivery on off stump, pitched and seamed away to beat the edge

15.5

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, dabs a length ball to off side, Smith does it well again

15.6

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, flashy drive and miss on off stump.

End of over 16 (maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 46/2

    • Hasan Raza (2) 7 (27b)
    • Saud Shakeel 4 (8b 1x4)
    • JG Dill 3-2-2-1
    • C Bosch 2-0-7-0
16.1

Bosch to Saud Shakeel, no run, length ball on off stump and pushed to off side

16.2

Bosch to Saud Shakeel, OUT, here we go! Another one bites the dust! Length ball on off stump, saw the width and went after this. Played away from the body and an agricultural edge to Bruwer at first slip. Catching practice!

Saud Shakeel c Bruwer b Bosch 4 (18m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Drinks

16.3

Bosch to Kamran Ghulam, no run, on a good length outside off, left alone

16.4

Bosch to Kamran Ghulam, OUT, on a good length which moves away touch and get him on the front foot, half-hearted push/drive towards the keeper, move a bit to his right and gets his third for the innings.

Kamran Ghulam c †Fortuin b Bosch 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

16.5

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, length delivery around off stump channel, waits and lets it go through

16.6

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, back of a length delivery, angles back in from off, defends off the back foot, double wicket maiden from Bosch.

End of over 17 (wicket maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 46/4

    • Ameer Hamza 0 (2b)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 7 (27b)
    • C Bosch 3-1-7-2
    • JG Dill 3-2-2-1
17.1

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, length delivery on off, driven straight towards the bowler, strikes the stumps.

17.2

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, on middle and leg as he tucks to on side for a single, Hamza sent him back though and he just made his ground. Good throw would have got him.

17.3

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, good length outisde off, pushes it towards the cover

17.4

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, back of a length, on off, blocks to point

17.5

Dill to Hasan Raza, FOUR, back of a length ball on off stump, stood up to be pulled and way she goes. Glorious!

17.6

Dill to Hasan Raza, no run, length delivery on off stump and fends to off side

End of over 18 (4 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 50/4

    • Hasan Raza (2) 11 (33b 1x4)
    • Ameer Hamza 0 (2b)
    • JG Dill 4-2-6-1
    • C Bosch 3-1-7-2
18.1

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, fends it from the crease

18.2

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, angled in from outside off and nudged to on side

18.3

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, length ball on off stump, got on top and tapped to off side

18.4

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, 2 runs, touch wide on off stump and punched past the diving cover fielder

18.5

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, length ball on off stump and played back to the bowler

18.6

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, fends a fuller ball to off side

End of over 19 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 52/4

    • Ameer Hamza 2 (8b)
    • Hasan Raza (2) 11 (33b 1x4)
    • C Bosch 4-1-9-2
    • JG Dill 4-2-6-1
19.1

Dill to Hasan Raza, FOUR, classy shot of the back foot, length ball on off stump, waits and punched it between cover and mid off

19.2

Dill to Hasan Raza, OUT, that's what you call a sweet revenge! Back of a length ball on off stump, harmless delivery and Raza was looking good till then who nicks one back to the keeper. What's happening Pakistan?

Hasan Raza (2) c †Fortuin b Dill 15 (49m 35b 2x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

19.3

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, length ball on off stump and punched back to the bowler

19.4

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, opts keep on a back of a length region and tapped to off side

19.5

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, ripper! Pitched on off stump and held its line to fox his defence

19.6

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, length ball on off, nips back in a bit - watches it closely and lets it go

End of over 20 (4 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 56/5

    • Saifullah Khan 0 (4b)
    • Ameer Hamza 2 (8b)
    • JG Dill 5-2-10-2
    • C Bosch 4-1-9-2
20.1

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, lovely channel again, played back to the bowler

20.2

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, nearly a another one, pitched on off stump and seamed away, fishing at the delivery leaving him. Play and a miss

20.3

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, 2 runs, length ball on off stump and a short-armed pull to on side

20.4

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, fends a length ball to on side

20.5

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, fuller on off stump and Ameer flashes hard that. Huge cry for caught behind and much dismay of the South Africans umpire says "Not Out". There was an edge!

20.6

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, turned to on side

End of over 21 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 58/5

    • Ameer Hamza 4 (14b)
    • Saifullah Khan 0 (4b)
    • C Bosch 5-1-11-2
    • JG Dill 5-2-10-2
21.1

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, length ball on off stump and left alone

21.2

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, back of a length ball on off side and shoulders arm

21.3

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, pushed a fuller ball to off side

21.4

Dill to Saifullah Khan, no run, shuffled across for a length ball and dabs to off side

21.5

Dill to Saifullah Khan, 1 run, length ball on middle and leg, nudged to fine leg and off for a quick run

21.6

Dill to Ameer Hamza, no run, touch full on off stump, comes forward and smothers to cover

End of over 22 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 59/5

    • Ameer Hamza 4 (15b)
    • Saifullah Khan 1 (9b)
    • JG Dill 6-2-11-2
    • C Bosch 5-1-11-2
22.1

Bosch to Saifullah Khan, no run, length ball on off stump, playing away from his body again. Play and a miss

22.2

Bosch to Saifullah Khan, 1 wide, too full and too wide on outside off stump

22.2

Bosch to Saifullah Khan, no run, length ball on off stump and left alone. Nice stare by Bosch

22.3

Bosch to Saifullah Khan, no run, fuller on off stump, probing line and left alone

22.4

Bosch to Saifullah Khan, OUT, gets his man this time. Fuller on off stump, shuffled across and opts to defend but it was too late as he nicks one back to the keeper. Pakistanis are staring at a hallow here! 60/6 in the finals!

Saifullah Khan c †Fortuin b Bosch 1 (12m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 7.69

22.5

Bosch to Zafar Gohar, no run, length ball on off stump and played back to the bowler

22.6

Bosch to Zafar Gohar, no run, pushed a length ball to cover region

End of over 23 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 60/6

    • Zafar Gohar 0 (2b)
    • Ameer Hamza 4 (15b)
    • C Bosch 6-1-12-3
    • JG Dill 6-2-11-2
23.1

Dill to Ameer Hamza, no run, fuller on off stump and tucked to on side

usman: "sorry pakistan!!!! no misbah here

23.2

Dill to Ameer Hamza, no run, back of a length ball on off stump, came into the batsman as he punches it to off side

23.3

Dill to Ameer Hamza, no run, pushed a length ball towards mid wicket

23.4

Dill to Ameer Hamza, 1 run, angled in, on the pads and nudged to fine leg for a run

23.5

Dill to Zafar Gohar, no run, nicely gets behind the line and pushed to off side

Brian: "On track for a repeat of the 2006 final when Pakistan successfully defended 109."

23.6

Dill to Zafar Gohar, no run, length ball on off stump and exhibits a solid defence to cover

End of over 24 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 61/6

    • Zafar Gohar 0 (4b)
    • Ameer Hamza 5 (19b)
    • JG Dill 7-2-12-2
    • C Bosch 6-1-12-3
24.1

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, fuller on off stump and punched back to the bowler

24.2

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, touch wide on off stump, got on top and tapped to point

Mohsin Jamil: "@ Usman : Agreedddddd!!!!!!"

24.3

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, keeping it fuller on off stump and presented the straight bat, fends back to the bowler

24.4

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, pushed a fuller ball to off side

24.5

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, solid in defence, length ball on off stump and played back to the bowler

24.6

Bosch to Ameer Hamza, no run, down the leg and whipped it on his pads. Another maiden! Last five overs has produced mere five runs and a wicket!

End of over 25 (maiden) Pakistan Under-19s 61/6

    • Ameer Hamza 5 (25b)
    • Zafar Gohar 0 (4b)
    • C Bosch 7-2-12-3
    • JG Dill 7-2-12-2
25.1

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, tossed up on off stump and smothered straight! That's poor running!

25.2

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, cuts a length ball to off side

25.3

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, quicker one on off stump and left alone

25.4

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, fuller on off stump, goes for the drive and misses it completely. Keeper collects it and whips the zing bails off the grove. Not Out !

25.5

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, slowed it on off stump and fends to point

25.6

Valli to Ameer Hamza, 1 run, shimmy down the track and plasyed upishly past cover

End of over 26 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 63/6

    • Ameer Hamza 6 (30b)
    • Zafar Gohar 1 (5b)
    • Y Valli 1-0-2-0
    • C Bosch 7-2-12-3

Rabada in for his second spell!

26.1

Rabada to Ameer Hamza, no run, immediate effect! Fuller on middle and leg, missed his flick and rapped on the pad, missing leg though

26.2

Rabada to Ameer Hamza, no run, touch full on off stump and punched to mid off

26.3

Rabada to Ameer Hamza, 1 run, on the pads and nudged to on side for a quick single

26.4

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, back of a length ball on leg stump, 138 kmph, tapped to on side

Mohsin Jamil: "@ Usman : Agreedddddd!!!!!!"

26.5

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, short on off stump and leaves it alone

26.6

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, dig it out says Rabada, full and straight on off stump, got his bat down just in time

End of over 27 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 64/6

    • Zafar Gohar 1 (8b)
    • Ameer Hamza 7 (33b)
    • K Rabada 7-1-17-1
    • Y Valli 1-0-2-0
27.1

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, pushed to off side

27.2

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, fends to cover

27.3

Valli to Ameer Hamza, no run, quicker delivery on off stump and pushed to point

27.4

Valli to Ameer Hamza, FOUR, down the track, to the pitched of the ball and hoicked it over mid on

27.5

Valli to Ameer Hamza, 1 run, punched past the cover fielder for a run

27.6

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, arm ball on off stump and pushed down the ground for a single and retains the strike

End of over 28 (6 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 70/6

    • Zafar Gohar 2 (9b)
    • Ameer Hamza 12 (38b 1x4)
    • Y Valli 2-0-8-0
    • K Rabada 7-1-17-1
28.1

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, short, at his body and tapped down. Real quick!

28.2

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, fuller on off stump and driven to off side

28.3

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, 2 runs, strayed down the leg and tucked off his hips down to third man for a couple

28.4

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, length ball on off stump, gets behind the line and fends to off side

28.5

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, lovely! Good bounce, pace and carry to the keeper. Left alone!

28.6

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, fuller on off stump and fends it from the crease

End of over 29 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 72/6

    • Zafar Gohar 4 (15b)
    • Ameer Hamza 12 (38b 1x4)
    • K Rabada 8-1-19-1
    • Y Valli 2-0-8-0
29.1

Valli to Ameer Hamza, OUT, what has happened there? Fuller on off stump and driven back to the bowler. Valli appeals for the catch. Umpire Ravi has gone upstairs. Was it a bump ball? I reckon he has to go! It was clean and he has to make a long walk back.

Ameer Hamza c & b Valli 12 (51m 39b 1x4 0x6) SR: 30.76

29.2

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, snorter! Tossed up on off stump and spun past his bat!

29.3

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, arm ball, came back in and played back to the bowler

29.4

Valli to Amad Butt, 1 run, quicker delivery on off stump and pushed to deep

29.5

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, played along the carpet for a single

Ibrahim Abro: "Will Gohar-Butt partenership save pakistan again????????"

29.6

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, pushed to on side

End of over 30 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 74/7

    • Amad Butt 1 (4b)
    • Zafar Gohar 5 (16b)
    • Y Valli 3-0-10-1
    • K Rabada 8-1-19-1
30.1

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, no run, fuller on off stump and whacked to sweeper at cover, on the bounce to the fielder

30.2

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, down the leg and tucked to fine leg for a run

30.3

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, fuller on off stump and driven back to the bowler. South Africa are going for the kill here!

30.4

Sigwili to Amad Butt, FOUR, length ball on off stump and crunched away past cover, sheer power!

30.5

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, short at his ribs and turned to on side

30.6

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 2 runs, fuller on off stump, opts to go aerial, over mid off for a couple more

End of over 31 (7 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 81/7

    • Amad Butt 7 (8b 1x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 6 (18b)
    • N Sigwili 6-1-27-0
    • Y Valli 3-0-10-1
31.1

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, tosses it up on off stump and fends back to the bowler

31.2

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, on the pads and nudged to on side

31.3

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, length ball on off stump, goes back and fends to off sode

31.4

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, drives a fuller one to mid off

31.5

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 wide, fired it in but down the wrong line, called wide

31.5

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, tossed up and fends of the front foot

31.6

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, on the pads and tucked to on side

End of over 32 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 82/7

    • Zafar Gohar 6 (24b)
    • Amad Butt 7 (8b 1x4)
    • Y Valli 4-0-11-1
    • N Sigwili 6-1-27-0

Pakistan Run-Rate 2.56

32.1

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, fuller and wide on off stump, flashing at the away going delivery, play and a miss

32.2

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, well bowled ! Short at his skull, ducks under

32.3

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 1 run, fuller on off stump and driven down the ground

32.4

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, 2 runs, straight up in the air, over Rabada at mid-on for a couple more.

32.5

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, 1 leg bye, banged in short and struck on his shoulder, off to fine leg

32.6

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, length ball on off stump and punched to off side

End of over 33 (4 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 86/7

    • Amad Butt 8 (12b 1x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 8 (26b)
    • N Sigwili 7-1-30-0
    • Y Valli 4-0-11-1
33.1

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, fuller on off stump and played back to the bowler

33.2

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, tossed up and nudged to on side

33.3

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, quicker delivery on off stump and punched back to the bowler

33.4

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, little shimmy down the the track and played down the ground

33.5

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, nudged to on side, quicker one though

33.6

Valli to Amad Butt, 1 run, too full on off stump and milks it down the ground for a single

bil: "This pair has done well in Semi's. Let see if they can save Pakistan this time"

End of over 34 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 88/7

    • Amad Butt 9 (14b 1x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 9 (30b)
    • Y Valli 5-0-13-1
    • N Sigwili 7-1-30-0
34.1

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, fullish outside off, leans forward and drives towards cover

34.2

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, back of a length outside off, blocks to point

34.3

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 1 run, too full on off stump, digs it out

34.4

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, no run, fends to off side

34.5

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, 1 wide, short on off stump and called wdie

34.5

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, no run, full toss on middle and leg, nudged to on side

34.6

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, no run, pushed a fuller ball to off side

End of over 35 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 90/7

    • Zafar Gohar 9 (33b)
    • Amad Butt 10 (17b 1x4)
    • N Sigwili 8-1-32-0
    • Y Valli 5-0-13-1

Power-Play

35.1

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, length ball on off stump and fends to off side

Imran: "They should play 50 overs... and set some suitable target for pakistani bowlers...."

35.2

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, dropped! Full toss on off stump, opts to drive and Bruwer drops a dolly

35.3

Dill to Amad Butt, 1 run, length ball on leg stump and nudged to on side

35.4

Dill to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, angled in from round the stumps and tucked to on side

35.5

Dill to Amad Butt, 1 run, back of a length ball on off stump, punched back the bowler as he misfields and leaks a single

35.6

Dill to Zafar Gohar, no run, length ball on off and tapped to point

End of over 36 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 93/7

    • Zafar Gohar 10 (35b)
    • Amad Butt 12 (21b 1x4)
    • JG Dill 8-2-15-2
    • N Sigwili 8-1-32-0
36.1

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, fuller on off stump and driven to cover

36.2

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, much quicker this time, on a length and punched to off side

36.3

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, short down the leg, batsman ducks under this one

36.4

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, back of a length ball on off stump, got on top and tapped down

36.5

Rabada to Amad Butt, 1 run, over cooked a fuller delivery and served up down the leg, flicked to fine leg

36.6

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, FOUR, slapped! Short on middle and leg, makes room and pulled away

End of over 37 (5 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 98/7

    • Zafar Gohar 14 (36b 1x4)
    • Amad Butt 13 (26b 1x4)
    • K Rabada 9-1-24-1
    • JG Dill 8-2-15-2
37.1

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, length ball on off stump and punched to off side

37.2

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, from wide of the crease, on good length area and played back to the bowler

37.3

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, back of a length ball and pushed to the sweeper at cover

37.4

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, shuffled across and played back to the bowler

37.5

Dill to Amad Butt, FOUR, take that! Length ball on off stump and swings it through the line, over cover. This is frustrating the South Africans

37.6

Dill to Amad Butt, 1 run, fuller on leg stump and milks it down the ground

End of over 38 (5 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 103/7

    • Amad Butt 18 (32b 2x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 14 (36b 1x4)
    • JG Dill 9-2-20-2
    • K Rabada 9-1-24-1
38.1

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, played back to the bowler

38.2

Rabada to Amad Butt, 1 run, length ball on off stump, waits and dabs past point

38.3

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, no run, short on off stump and drops his writs down

38.4

Rabada to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, back of a length ball on length stump, got on top and tucked to on side for a run

38.5

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, full length delivery, right up under the bat. Digs it out

38.6

Rabada to Amad Butt, no run, finishes off with a short pitched delivery on off stump, pushed to cover

End of over 39 (2 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 105/7

    • Amad Butt 19 (36b 2x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 15 (38b 1x4)
    • K Rabada 10-1-26-1
    • JG Dill 9-2-20-2
39.1

Dill to Zafar Gohar, FOUR, shuffled across for a fuller ball and scooped it over short fine leg

39.2

Dill to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, on the pads and tucked to on side for a single

39.3

Dill to Amad Butt, FOUR, length ball on off stump, hits it on the rise and goes over mid off. Nicely played

39.4

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, back of a length ball down the leg and tucked to on side

39.5

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, back of a length ball on off stump and tapped down

39.6

Dill to Amad Butt, no run, pushed to off side

ImranSharpsolli: "Another 8th wicket partisanship."

End of over 40 (9 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 114/7

    • Amad Butt 23 (40b 3x4)
    • Zafar Gohar 20 (40b 2x4)
    • JG Dill 10-2-29-2
    • K Rabada 10-1-26-1
40.1

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, tossed up on off stump and driven to on side for a single

40.2

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, fuller on off stump and driven back to the bowler

40.3

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, length ball off stump and cuts to off side

40.4

Valli to Amad Butt, 1 run, fired it in and played down the ground for a run

40.5

Valli to Zafar Gohar, no run, quicker one and thuds on his pad

Crapy Vendallo: "If Pakistan succeed to score close to 150 then it would be an exciting final...!!!"

40.6

Valli to Zafar Gohar, 1 run, pushed it down the ground for a run

End of over 41 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 117/7

    • Zafar Gohar 22 (43b 2x4)
    • Amad Butt 24 (43b 3x4)
    • Y Valli 6-0-16-1
    • JG Dill 10-2-29-2
41.1

Sigwili to Zafar Gohar, OUT, much needed break through! Shuffled across for a fuller ball on off stump, swung his bat at that as it ballooned up to Bosch at short mid wicket

Zafar Gohar c Bosch b Sigwili 22 (74m 44b 2x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

41.2

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 1 run, back of a length ball on off stump and tapped down

41.3

Sigwili to Karamat Ali, 1 run, fuller on the pads and tucked to on side for a run

41.4

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, fuller on off stump and steered to cover

41.5

Sigwili to Amad Butt, FOUR, short on length stump, swivels and pulls it over short mid wicket

41.6

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 1 run, fuller on off stump and driven to off side for a run

End of over 42 (7 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 124/8

    • Amad Butt 30 (47b 4x4)
    • Karamat Ali 1 (1b)
    • N Sigwili 9-1-39-1
    • Y Valli 6-0-16-1
42.1

Valli to Amad Butt, 2 runs, down the track and swatted it straight down the ground, good running

42.2

Valli to Amad Butt, no run, fuller on off stump and driven to sweeper at cover

42.3

Valli to Amad Butt, 1 run, touch full on off stump and played along the carpet

42.4

Valli to Karamat Ali, OUT, gone! Tossed up on off stump, makes room and slashed hard at that. Edges one and sixth catch Fortuin behind the stumps. Karamat Ali looks baffled, there was an edge!

Karamat Ali c †Fortuin b Valli 1 (7m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

42.5

Valli to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, nudged to on side

42.6

Valli to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, fuller on off stump, driven to mid on and off for a suicidal run, sent back

End of over 43 (3 runs) Pakistan Under-19s 127/9

    • Zia-ul-Haq 0 (2b)
    • Amad Butt 33 (50b 4x4)
    • Y Valli 7-0-19-2
    • N Sigwili 9-1-39-1
43.1

Sigwili to Amad Butt, no run, starts with a bouncer, miscued a pull to on side

43.2

Sigwili to Amad Butt, 1 run, back of a length ball on leg stump and tucked down to fine leg

43.3

Sigwili to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, played back to the bowler

43.4

Sigwili to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, fuller on the pads and drives off his toes to mid on

43.5

Sigwili to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, slower delivery on off stump and nudged to on side

43.6

Sigwili to Zia-ul-Haq, no run, pushed across the right hander, play and a miss

End of over 44 (1 run) Pakistan Under-19s 128/9

    • Zia-ul-Haq 0 (6b)
    • Amad Butt 34 (52b 4x4)
    • N Sigwili 10-1-40-1
    • Y Valli 7-0-19-2
44.1

Bosch to Amad Butt, 2 runs, fuller outside off and swatted it over cover for a couple more. Useful runs!

44.2

Bosch to Amad Butt, 1 run, back of a length ball on off stump, opts to pull and gets a top edge, falls safe

44.3

Bosch to Zia-ul-Haq, OUT, knocked him over! Full and straight, in the block-hole! BANG!

Zia-ul-Haq b Bosch 0 (7m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

So the target for South Africa will be 132! Well bowled South Africa. Pakistan played all over right from the start. Saifullah and Zafar held the innings together but wasn't enough. Bosch was the pick of the bowlers with 4 wickets for mere 15 runs in his 7.3 overs. Join us for the chase.

Braveme: "Same score as of ICC World Cup Final 1999, Pakistan all out at 131 against Australia"

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