Kitply Cup, 1st Match: Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Jun 8, 2008
Kitply Cup - 1st match
Pakistan won by 70 runs
8 June 2008 - day/night match (50-over match)
20.1

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, short to begin with as Yousuf cuts it square to point

20.2

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

20.2

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, short outside the off stump, Yousuf cuts it to cover

20.3

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, short in length and devoid of any turn as Yousuf rocks back and pushes it past midwicket to pick a boundary

20.4

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, goes back to punch drive past covers

20.5

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, no run, topspinner on the middle, turned to the leg side

20.6

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, 1 run, worked to the on side for a single now

Pakistan 121/2   Alok Kapali 1-0-7-0
22.1

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, no run, goes for the sweep to a delivery just outside leg and misses.

22.2

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, 1 run, makes contact with his sweep this time and sends a delivery from outside off to the leg side for a single

22.3

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, low full toss, driven to long-off for a single

22.4

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, 1 run, fuller, just outside off stump, turns in a little, guided to backward point region

22.5

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, leans forward to squeeze a full delivery turning away from him to backward point.

22.6

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, short one, goes on straight but Yousuf plays a rather neat flat-batted drive over the bowler's head. He made it look pretty easy, didn't get too excited at the short delivery, went back and picked his spot. Experience.

Pakistan 133/2   Alok Kapali 2-0-14-0
24.1

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, leans forward to drive to long-off for a single

24.2

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, no run, back to the bowler

24.3

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, no run, outside off stump, driven to covers

24.4

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, 1 run, shorter, pushed across Salman who backs away to cut it past point

24.5

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, full, straight, on the middle, wristed past square leg

24.6

Alok Kapali to Salman Butt, OUT, Salman holes out to long-on. The innings was moving along in singles in the recent overs and he decides to up the ante but perishes in the process. It was tossed up outside off stump and Salman swung it on a bent knee to long-on.

Salman Butt c Raqibul Hasan b Alok Kapali 70 (107m 84b 10x4 0x6) SR: 83.33

Pakistan 140/3   Alok Kapali 3-0-17-1
26.1

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

26.2

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, rotates the strike back to Afridi with an on drive to long on

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

26.4

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, on the legs, turns to short fine leg

26.5

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

26.6

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, turning delivery outside off, it comes slow off the track, Yousuf waits before cutting it to deep point

Pakistan 152/3   Alok Kapali 4-0-23-1
28.1

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, shout for lbw but there was bat on it. He was on the front foot, trying to play a forcing stroke

28.2

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, waits for the turn to play out before pushing it to sweeper cover

28.3

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

28.4

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, neat sweep shot. It was full, on the middle and off and Yousuf swept it to deep square leg boundary. There was a deep midwicket and a deep backward square leg and he bisected them

28.5

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run

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   Alok Kapali 5-0-31-1
30.1

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, cut to deep cover and that brings in Afridi on strike

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

30.3

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, no run, leans forward to defend a delivery on middle and leg and edges it to the pad

30.4

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, short, turning outside off stump, pulled to deep midwicket

30.5

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, leans forward to push to cover point

30.6

Alok Kapali to Mohammad Yousuf, OUT, Kapali is the man of the moment. Another wicket. Big one too. Yousuf is gone. Flighted loopy delivery, turning away from Yousuf who tried to drive inside-out but hit it straight to covers. The ball dipped on him and he couldn't keep it down or get under it well enough to clear the fielder.

Mohammad Yousuf c Abdur Razzak b Alok Kapali 59 (74m 56b 7x4 0x6) SR: 105.35

Pakistan 180/5   Alok Kapali 6-0-33-3
32.1

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, no run, leans forward to defend to covers

32.2

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, 2 runs, short and wide as he sees the batsman coming out and Malik reaches out to cut past backward point

32.3

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, slightly short, mistimes a pull to midwicket

32.4

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, leans forward to push a full and turning delivery close on the off side towards point. Ashraful rushes in, picks up and flicks a diving throw to the
'keeper who breaks the stumps and Malik dives to make his crease. Had it been a direct hit, it would have been rather close

32.5

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, slightly short, cut to sweeper cover

32.6

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, stretches across to push to covers

Pakistan 187/5   Alok Kapali 7-0-38-3
34.1

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX, Almost caught at long-on but it was too close to the ropes and it's palmed over the boundary. Misbah swung a full delivery high in the air and Raqibul stationed himself under the ball, arched back but the ball kept going behind and he jumped behind him and even if he had caught it it would have been a six as his feet landed outside the ropes

34.2

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, another swing and this time to wide midwicket region

34.3

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, goes down on his knee to slog sweep to long leg

34.4

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, moves well outside leg, Kapali fires it quicker and between the batsman and the stumps and Misbah fails to connect with his pull shot. Rahim is beaming.

34.5

Alok Kapali to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, worked past midwicket for a single.

34.6

Alok Kapali to Shoaib Malik, no run, comes down the track, slows up the pace, bowls outside off, Malik swoops, reaches out to cut it to the off side

Pakistan 202/5   Alok Kapali 8-0-49-3
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