Kitply Cup, 2008 / Commentary

Kitply Cup - 1st match

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 70 runs

17.1

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, no run, just outside the off stump, pushed to covers

17.2

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, no run, What a ripper from round the stumps! It's definitely taking some turn here .It drifted in from that angle, landed on middle, sucking Salman forward before turning past the outside edge and the off stump.

17.3

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, the 100 is up with a flick. 17.3 overs. THis is a 40-0ver game

17.4

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, outside off stump, turning in, tried to reverse sweep but doesn't connect well

17.5

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, no run

17.6

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, short, down leg side - his first poor delivery of the over - and Yousuf pulls it to deep square leg boundary.

Pakistan 104/2   Mahmudullah 1-0-5-0

19.1

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, short on the middle stump, Yousuf moves back a touch and pushes it to mid on for a single

19.2

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

19.2

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, fuller on the leg stump, Butt stands tall and pushes it to long on for an easy single

19.3

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, outside the off stump, Yousuf moves across and turns it away to fine leg for a single

19.4

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, no run, hits the good length as Butt defends it on the frontfoot

19.5

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, outside the off stump, Butt powers it through covers for a single

19.6

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, fuller on the middle stump, Yousuf pushes it to long on to face the first ball of the next over

Pakistan 114/2   Mahmudullah 2-0-11-0

21.1

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, from round the stumps, around off stump, fisted to long-on for a single.

21.2

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, from over the stumps for right-handed Yousuf, turning in towards middle, Yousuf moves back to wrist it past square leg and again, Rahim screams some thing.

21.3

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, on the middle and leg, he waits for the ball to come to him before turning it behind square leg

21.4

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, short delivery, turning in, Yousuf makes room to cut to sweeper cover

21.5

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, no run, slower through the air, just outside off, pushed to cover point

21.6

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, slow again but pretty short, cut to sweeper cover

Pakistan 126/2   Mahmudullah 3-0-16-0

23.1

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, from round the stumos, full and on middle and leg, pushed towards long-on for a single

23.2

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, goes back to steer a delivery to backward point

23.3

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, gets forward to ping the long-on for a single

23.4

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, no run, flighted full, driven back to the bowler

23.5

Mahmudullah to Salman Butt, 1 run, full, flatter, just outside off, mistimes a drive to long-on for a single

23.6

Mahmudullah to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, full and flat again, again driven to long-on

Pakistan 137/2   Mahmudullah 4-0-20-0

31.1

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run, leans forward to defend to the off side

31.2

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run, on the middle, pushed to the on side

31.3

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run, flat and straight, can only push it to covers

31.4

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run, full, straight and tapped back to the bowler. The stranglehold is on.

31.5

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run, another dot ball as Malik drives to covers

31.6

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, 1 wide, ah! this one is down leg side

31.6

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, quick, short, cut to deep point

Pakistan 182/5   Mahmudullah 5-0-22-0

33.1

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, no run

33.2

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, lands short of length but it turns in sharply to hit the pad

33.3

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run

33.4

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, slower through the air, outside off stump, top edges his sweep towards long leg

33.5

Mahmudullah to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, well outside off, short as well, cut to sweeper cover for a single

33.6

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, fuller, again outside off, dabbed to point region

Pakistan 191/5   Mahmudullah 6-0-26-0

35.1

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, goes back to push an off break back to the bowler

35.2

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, edged over the 'keeper's head. He went for a slog sweep to a full straight delivery on the off stump and gets a rather profitable edge

35.3

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, nice slower loopy delivery on the middle and leg, Misbah wanted to swing it over midwicket, misses and it bounds off the pad

35.4

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX, No mistake this time. Cleanly hit slog sweep. He took out the front leg, went down on his knee and swung a flighted delivery over midwicket.

35.5

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, 2 runs, comes down the track, fired in quicker and shorter, Misbah adjusts to push it towards long-on and they run hard to come back for the second run

35.6

Mahmudullah to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, flighted delivery on middle, reverse swept for a single

Pakistan 215/5   Mahmudullah 7-0-39-0
Tournament Results
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Jun 14, 2008
Pakistan won by 25 runs
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Jun 12, 2008
India won by 7 wickets (with 89 balls remaining)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Jun 10, 2008
India won by 140 runs
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka - Jun 8, 2008
Pakistan won by 70 runs
More results »

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

© AFP

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

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