ICC World Twenty20 - 9th match, Group D

New Zealand v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 13 runs

0.1

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, a length ball pitching outside off stump and swinging further away from the right-hander, Hafeez chases without moving his feet and is beaten

0.2

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, closer to Hafeez this time and he cuts to the fielder at point

0.2

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, similarly played, flicked back to the bowler on the front foot

0.3

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, dropped at first slip by Ross Taylor, Hafeez swishes at another outswinger outside off stump, he was undone by the movement and bounce and nicked it straight to the New Zealand captain, it was a sitter

0.3

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, a little step down the wicket but flicked only to square leg

Pakistan 1/0   Mohammad Hafeez 1* (3b)

1.1

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, bowled on middle and off from round the wicket, Hafeez defends on the front foot

1.2

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, SIX, up and over! Hafeez steps out of his crease, gets under the ball and lofts it cleanly over the long-on boundary

1.3

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, a bit too close to cut from outside off stump, plays it towards short third man

1.4

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, cut off the back foot towards point

1.5

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flatter and quicker ball, Hafeez moves forward and drives a low full toss

1.6

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, played wide of mid-on, where Franklin runs to his right and dives to cut off the shot

Pakistan 9/0   Mohammad Hafeez 9* (9b 1x6)

2.2

Mills to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 leg bye, strays on to the pads but Hafeez misses the flick and gets hit on the pad, the ball goes towards square leg

Pakistan 11/0   Mohammad Hafeez 9* (10b 1x6)

3.1

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, strays down leg side with his first ball

3.1

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, good length outside off, Nazir moves forward and plays towards cover

3.2

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, Southee appeals after hitting the pads with a delivery that angles into the right-hander, Hafeez tried to play to square leg but missed, that ball was perhaps missing leg stump

3.3

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, shortish ball around off stump, Hafeez punches the ball from his crease through midwicket and finds the gap, the timing on it is good as well

3.4

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, another short ball and Hafeez pulls hard, sending the ball racing towards deep square leg, where Nicol runs to his right and slides to save the boundary

Pakistan 27/0   Mohammad Hafeez 14* (14b 1x4 1x6)

4.5

Oram to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, full ball outside off stump, Hafeez moves forward and drives the ball in the air and over the in field at cover, Oram's first over is going terribly

4.6

Oram to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 leg bye, Hafeez misses the glance but gets hit on the pad for a leg bye behind square

Pakistan 42/0   Mohammad Hafeez 18* (16b 2x4 1x6)

5.1

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, Southee makes his third appeal and once again it is unsuccessful, Hafeez tried to swivel and pull but the ball was not short enough. The impact was too high on the pad, I think. In fact the ball hit the back thigh

5.2

Southee to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, shorter length and this time Hafeez connects with the pull, hitting the ball to deep square leg

Pakistan 43/0   Mohammad Hafeez 19* (18b 2x4 1x6)

6.1

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, Hafeez jumps down the pitch to drive Nathan McCullum's first ball through extra cover

6.4

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, dug out behind point for a single

6.6

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, Hafeez steps out of his crease and then defends

Pakistan 61/1   Mohammad Hafeez 21* (21b 2x4 1x6)

7.2

Milne to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, good length outside off, driven towards wide mid-off for a single

7.4

Milne to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, good length and straight, Hafeez works the ball off his pads through square leg

7.5

Milne to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, Hafeez was a bit early on the cut and got a bottom edge into the ground towards point

Pakistan 67/1   Mohammad Hafeez 25* (24b 2x4 1x6)

8.1

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, SIX, Hafeez has carted the ball on to the grass banks at midwicket, it was a full toss and Hafeez swung across the line and swung hard

8.2

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, quick ball on off stump, Hafeez dabs towards short third man

8.3

NL McCullum to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, driven towards long off for a single

Pakistan 80/1   Mohammad Hafeez 32* (27b 2x4 2x6)

9.1

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, bowled quick and straight from round the wicket, dabbed on the off side

9.4

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, full ball outside off stump, Hafeez plays the square drive to deep point

9.5

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, quick ball just outside of, Hafeez cuts towards short third man and runs after a bit of hesitation

Pakistan 91/1   Mohammad Hafeez 36* (30b 2x4 2x6)

11.2

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, played to long on for a single

11.4

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, Hafeez mis-times the slog sweep along the ground through midwicket, the pace was slower from Vettori

11.6

Vettori to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, driven firmly but straight to the fielder on the edge of the circle at cover

Pakistan 110/1   Mohammad Hafeez 38* (33b 2x4 2x6)

12.3

Oram to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slower ball outside off stump, Hafeez waits and steers to third man

12.6

Oram to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, short ball and Hafeez pulls towards deep square leg

Pakistan 118/1   Mohammad Hafeez 40* (35b 2x4 2x6)

13.1

Franklin to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, Hafeez gets down on one knee and chips the ball towards long leg, where Oram tumbles and fields after running from deep backward square leg

13.2

Franklin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, Vettori fumbles at short third man to allow Hafeez to run after playing the late cut

13.4

Franklin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, that's very wide down leg side, Hafeez swung at it but couldn't connect

13.4

Franklin to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT, bowled him! Hafeez swung across the line at a length ball and just missed it. Franklin hit off stump

Mohammad Hafeez b Franklin 43 (60m 38b 2x4 2x6) SR: 113.15

Pakistan 123/2   Mohammad Hafeez 43 (38b 2x4 2x6)
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Photos

Sep 23, 2012

Mohammad Hafeez and Nasir Jamshed were involved in a 76-run stand, New Zealand v Pakistan, World T20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September, 23, 2012

Mohammad Hafeez and Nasir Jamshed were involved in a 76-run stand

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Sep 23, 2012

Ross Taylor is run out by Kamran Akmal, New Zealand v Pakistan, World T20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September, 23, 2012

Ross Taylor is run out by Kamran Akmal

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