Kitply Cup, 2008 / Commentary

Kitply Cup - 1st match

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 70 runs

25.5

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, no run, outside off stump, on a length, punched back to the bowler

25.6

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, length delivery coming in towards off and middle, worked to right of mid-on for a single

Pakistan 146/3   Shahid Afridi 1* (2b)

26.1

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, goes right back to fist a full delivery past midwicket

26.3

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, charges out, moving outside the leg stump in the process and digs out a real full delivery towards long-on

26.5

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short of length, outside off stump, pulled to long on

Pakistan 151/3   Shahid Afridi 4* (5b)

27.2

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, strays down the leg side

27.2

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, on the pads, tickled to fine leg where Tamim Iqbal makes a fine sliding stop near the ropes.

27.3

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, no run, shifts his line to outside off and driven to mid-off

27.4

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, walks across the stumps, Shahadat fires in a really full delivery on the middle stump line, flicked to fine leg

27.6

Shahadat Hossain to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, Afridi has started his job. He thrusts his front foot out, Shahadat digs it short and he pulls it ferociously to the cow corner - wide midwicket region.

Pakistan 162/3   Shahid Afridi 11* (9b 1x4)

28.3

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, rocks back to pull a short delivery for a single

28.6

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, charges down the track to heave a delivery and inside-edges it past midwicket. Afridi has decided that everything has to go here.

Pakistan 170/3   Shahid Afridi 13* (11b 1x4)

29.1

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, from round the stumps, full and on leg and middle, flicked past square leg for couple of runs

29.2

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, down the track, moves outside leg and drives to long-off

29.4

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, fires it fast outside off, Afridi goes hard, gets an inside edge past leg stump

29.5

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, no run, slows up the pace and it lands on a length and spins past Afridi who had gone for a big lofted shot and is beaten. Rahim whips the bails off but Afridi was inside the crease

29.6

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, shorter, outside off, cut to deep backward point region

Pakistan 178/3   Shahid Afridi 20* (16b 1x4)

30.2

Alok Kapali to Shahid Afridi, OUT, Now then now then, Afridi has swung right into hands of deep midwicket. He went down on his knee and swung a full delivery straight to the fielder.

Shahid Afridi c Shahriar Nafees b Alok Kapali 20 (24m 17b 1x4 0x6) SR: 117.64

Pakistan 179/4   Shahid Afridi 20 (17b 1x4)
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Pakistan won by 25 runs
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Photos

Jun 8, 2008

Shahid Afridi had Tamim Iqbal caught behind, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Kitply Cup, Dhaka, June 8, 2008

Shahid Afridi had Tamim Iqbal caught behind

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Jun 8, 2008

The Bangladesh players celebrate after Younis Khan is given out by the third umpire, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Kitply Cup, Dhaka, June 8, 2008

It's celebration time as the third umpire rules Younis Khan out

© AFP

All photos for this match

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