ICC World Twenty20 - 23rd match, Group 2

Australia v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 32 runs

3.4

Raza Hasan to Watson, OUT, the youngster has got the Big Fish! Flighted on middle and Watson made a hint of room to slog that away and the ball hits his pads and the umpire is convinced that was hitting, landed in line with leg stump and replays showed it was hitting leg

SR Watson lbw b Raza Hasan 8 (14m 14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

Australia 15/1   DA Warner 7* (8b 1x4)   Raza Hasan 1.4-0-6-1

4.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, OUT, Australia have lost their openers to the sweep! Perhaps a broom would have been a better option than a bat, tossed up on the off stump and it was going through with the line, and Warner was on his knee punish that and was struck on the pads in front of the leg stump

DA Warner lbw b Mohammad Hafeez 8 (20m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 61.53

Australia 19/2   MEK Hussey 3* (3b)   Mohammad Hafeez 3-0-12-1

9.3

Saeed Ajmal to Bailey, OUT, similar ball and shot and he gets his man this time! Lands outside off and spins into the right-hander, Bailey goes back and tries to bludgeon it over the on side and he's hit on the pad, replays showed the ball hitting middle and off

GJ Bailey lbw b Saeed Ajmal 15 (18m 12b 1x4 1x6) SR: 125.00

Australia 44/3   MEK Hussey 13* (18b)   Saeed Ajmal 1.3-0-3-1

11.6

Mohammad Hafeez to White, OUT

CL White c Imran Nazir b Mohammad Hafeez 12 (10m 11b 0x4 1x6) SR: 109.09

Australia 58/4   MEK Hussey 14* (22b)   Mohammad Hafeez 4-0-22-2

13.3

Raza Hasan to Maxwell, OUT, Australia are crumbling here and even 112 looks a long way off! Maxwell gives Hasan the charge and aims to loft it over the off side, hits the splice of the bat and lobs to Hafeez running to his right at backward point

GJ Maxwell c Mohammad Hafeez b Raza Hasan 4 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

Australia 65/5   MEK Hussey 17* (26b)   Raza Hasan 3.3-0-11-2

18.5

Saeed Ajmal to Wade, OUT, timber! Flatter delivery and Wade bravely tries to paddle it from the middle stump, the ball skidded through and knocked back the middle stump

MS Wade b Saeed Ajmal 13 (24m 14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 92.85

Australia 110/6   MEK Hussey 48* (44b 3x4 1x6)   Saeed Ajmal 3.5-0-17-2

18.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cummins, OUT, oh well the procession continues! The top spinner, Cummins was beaten for pace and lack of turn and was all over the place, the ball hits his pads as he tries to loft with the angle

PJ Cummins lbw b Saeed Ajmal 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 110/7   MEK Hussey 48* (44b 3x4 1x6)   Saeed Ajmal 4-0-17-3
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Photos

Oct 2, 2012

Michael Hussey rescued Australia, Australia v Pakistan, Super Eights, World Twenty20 2012, Colombo, October 2, 2012

Michael Hussey rescued Australia

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Oct 2, 2012

Michael Hussey's half-century ensured Australia qualified for the semi-finals, Australia v Pakistan, Super Eights, World Twenty20 2012, Colombo, October 2, 2012

Michael Hussey's half-century ensured Australia qualified for the semi-finals

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