Pakistan tour of New Zealand, 3rd Test: New Zealand v Pakistan at Napier, Dec 11-15, 2009
11,12,13,14,15 December 2009 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
0.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, It lands on a length, outside leg and moves in a touch, the batsman pushes it out to the off side.

0.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, again, it lands outside leg stump and the left-handed Farhat turns it to midwicket

0.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, floats this one outside off, angles away even further, left alone

0.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, short in length, bouncing in from outside leg ,tapped towards cover, Farhat wants a quick single but his partner doesn't

0.5

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, kicks up, extra bounce there, moves through the corridor outside off, Farhat does well to get his bat out of the way

0.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, full, inviting the drive and Farhat eases it past mid-off

Pakistan 2/0   Imran Farhat 2* (6b)
1.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, full in length outside off stump, squeezed out to point

1.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, slips to the pads, glanced away for a single

Pakistan 8/0   Imran Farhat 3* (8b)
2.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, full pitched outside off stump, driven to mid-off

2.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, full length delivery moving away from the batsman, with the angle, left alone

2.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, length delivery moving away from the batsman who flirts with it but just about pushes the bat away from the line

2.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, Martin leaps before release, hurls a full delivery, almost at the boot, jabbed out to the on side

2.5

Martin to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, leans forward to work a full ball through midwicket

2.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, in the zone outside off stump, left alone

Pakistan 10/0   Imran Farhat 5* (14b)
4.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, from round the stumps, low full toss on the middle, eased to mid-off

4.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, outside off stump, still from round the stumps, defended to the off side

4.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, full in length, moves in from outside off but not enough to warrant a shot.

4.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, leans forward and across to ease the full delivery through covers

4.5

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, in the channel outside off stump, left alone

4.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, on a length, turned to midwicket

Pakistan 16/1   Imran Farhat 7* (20b)
6.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, outside off, bounces away, left alone

6.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, FOUR, overpitched outside off stump and Imran flashes it through point with a square-drive.

6.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, still from round the stumps, in the zone outside off stump, left alone.

6.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, just outside off stump, Farhat thinks it might come in with the angle and goes for a drive and is beaten

6.5

Martin to Imran Farhat, FOUR, lovely shot. Full in length, just outside off stump and Farhat plays a firm off drive between the bowler and mid-off. Martin Crowe on air drawls, "That's his best shot of the series"

6.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, outside off stump, holds its line, left alone

Pakistan 28/1   Imran Farhat 15* (26b 2x4)
9.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, FOUR, just a bit of width, Farhat throws his bat at that one, it speeds away to the cover boundary

9.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, down the leg side, batsman lets it go

9.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, FOUR, half-volley outside off, 137kmh, thank you says Farhat and gets on his knee and slaps it past cover for four

9.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, angling across the batsman, who leaves it to the keeper

9.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, much too wide to interest the batsman, was close to an ODI wide

9.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, shorter and much closer to off, Farhat gets behind the line and blocks

Pakistan 39/1   Imran Farhat 23* (32b 4x4)
11.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, angling across the batsman, who lets it through to the keeper

11.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, and again, Farhat shuffles across and shoulders arms

11.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, and again the batsman isn't interested as it is too wide outside off

11.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, makes the batsman play this time, length ball on off, blocked to mid-off off the front foot

11.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, Is that the end of Yousuf, he turned like an old ship after being sent back, BJ Watling was onto the ball in a flash at cover, moves quickly to his right throws down the stumps, Yousuf was just back in

11.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat looks to thrash that one past extra cover, inside edges it onto his pad

Pakistan 39/2   Imran Farhat 23* (38b 4x4)
13.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, outside off, 135kmh, watched through to the keeper

13.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, a hint of swing into the batsman after pitching on middle, a bit of extra bounce as well, gets an inside edge onto the pads, the ball rolls towards gully

13.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, good bowling from Southee here, he's getting the ball to bounce here, Farhat is struck on the forearm as he looks to leave, poor batting there from Farhat, gets on the front foot and takes the short ball on the arm, 133kmh

13.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, FOUR, a loose drive from Farhat outside off, flies between the two slips and the gully

13.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball on off this time, mistimed back to the bowler, Farhat doesn't look very comfortable here, can he keep his head and survive?

13.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, this one holds its line, doesn't come back into the batsman, it's outside off though and Farhat is content to leave it

Pakistan 43/2   Imran Farhat 27* (44b 5x4)
15.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, starts with a slow delivery down the leg side, 122kmh, goes through to the keeper

15.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, super fielding from Guptill, diving to his left at backward point to stop that one, Farhat slapped that one from pretty close to the body

15.3

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, angling across the batsman, who lets it through to the keeper

15.4

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, more of the same, no shot offered by Farhat to an outside-off delivery

15.5

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, a hat-trick of similar deliveries, batsman watches it through

15.6

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, on middle and leg this time, tucked towards midwicket after shuffling across

Pakistan 43/3   Imran Farhat 27* (50b 5x4)
17.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, FOUR, short and wide, Farhat waits on it and carves it past point for four, gets his sixth boundary, made sure to keep it on the ground

17.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 leg bye, down the leg side this time, hits the thigh pad and rolls to the right of the keeper

Pakistan 48/3   Imran Farhat 31* (52b 6x4)
18.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 3 runs, a bit of width, Farhat throws his bat at that, mistimed but enough on it to beat fly over extra cover, brings up the fifty

Pakistan 51/3   Imran Farhat 34* (53b 6x4)
19.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, FOUR, short and wide, Farhat flashes it hard between second slip and gully, third slip might have been in business

19.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, 132kmh on legstump, defended to the leg side

19.3

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, angling across the batsman, left to the keeper

19.4

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, a touch closer to off, but not close enough to interest Farhat

19.5

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball on off, Farhat gets well forward and defends towards cover

19.6

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball on legstump, looks to defend, edges onto his chest, the ball rolls towards the off side

Pakistan 55/5   Imran Farhat 38* (59b 7x4)
22.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, back of a length on offstump, defended to the off side

22.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, a touch fuller and wide, loose shot form Farhat, he drives well away from the body, doesn't connect, not much in terms of footwork either

22.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, a stifled appeal for lbw, 144kmh, full and on legstump, an inside edge saves Farhat

22.4

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short ball on legstump, fended away awkwardly off his hip towards fine leg

Pakistan 67/5   Imran Farhat 39* (63b 7x4)
23.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, FOUR, How on earth is Farhat surviving? his response to a back of length ball angling outside off is an ugly, ugly heave that was straight out of Twenty20, edges it over second slip

23.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the legstump, clipped past square leg

Pakistan 72/5   Imran Farhat 44* (65b 8x4)
24.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat offers a non-shot to a back of length ball, hits him just above the glove before rolling to the off side

24.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, tucked to short fine leg for a single

Pakistan 73/5   Imran Farhat 45* (67b 8x4)
25.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, length ball just outside off, mistimed bck to the bowler, who flips the ball onto the non-striker's stump, the richochet allows the batsman to take a single

25.4

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat hesitantly gets on the front foot and pushes towards mid-off, wonders about taking a single and then decides against it

25.5

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short ball on leg, he swings it to fine leg, lands short of O'Brien there

Pakistan 83/5   Imran Farhat 47* (70b 8x4)
26.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, full in length, moving in to the off stump line from round the stumps, defended back down the track

26.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, full and well outside off stump, Farhat flashes it away to deep backward point where Flynn mops up

26.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, beaten outside off stump. It was a length delivery that straightened outside off and Farhat pushes inside the line

26.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, 1 run, just outside off stump, bounces outside off, tapped to point and that's his fifty. 50 from a score of 86. Can he carry on for a real big one?

Pakistan 86/5   Imran Farhat 50* (74b 8x4)
27.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, Hmm... Farhat meanwhile continues with his streaky innings. He goes for a pull, top-edges it, but clears midwicket

27.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, leans forward to defend

27.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short of length, well outside off stump, punched away to deep point

Pakistan 93/6   Imran Farhat 53* (77b 8x4)
28.1

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, from round the stumps, full pitched around off stump, pushed away to mid-off

28.2

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, in the channel, left alone

28.3

Martin to Imran Farhat, 1 run, bouncing into the hips, fended away behind square-leg

Pakistan 98/6   Imran Farhat 54* (80b 8x4)
29.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, bouncer outside off stump, left alone

29.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, lifting delivery from short of length, punched away to deep point

Pakistan 103/6   Imran Farhat 55* (82b 8x4)
30.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, gets forward to defend a length delivery

Pakistan 105/6   Imran Farhat 55* (83b 8x4)
32.4

Martin to Imran Farhat, SIX, short ball, not in control of a slog towards midwicket, top-edge, clears the field though and just about clears rope as well

32.5

Martin to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball outside off, left alone

32.6

Martin to Imran Farhat, 1 run, again quick and short, 138kmh, into the body, Farhat blocks to behind square leg

Pakistan 114/6   Imran Farhat 62* (86b 8x4 1x6)
33.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, length ball angling across the batsman, pushed towards point

Pakistan 115/6   Imran Farhat 63* (87b 8x4 1x6)
34.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, starts with a ball down the leg side

34.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball on off, punched back to the bowler

34.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, 143kmh, just outside off, angling across the batsman, who withdraws his bat at the last moment

34.4

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, well outside off this time, easy leave

34.5

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, closer to offstump but the batsman is content to watch it through to the keeper

34.6

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat gets forward and blocks towards cover

Pakistan 115/6   Imran Farhat 63* (93b 8x4 1x6)
36.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, short and wide, left alone

36.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat moves across and leaves the ball which is just outside off

36.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, full and wide, a mistimed drive sends the ball towards backward point

Pakistan 116/6   Imran Farhat 64* (96b 8x4 1x6)
37.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, fullish on middle, slogged to deep midwicket

37.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run

Pakistan 119/6   Imran Farhat 67* (98b 8x4 1x6)
38.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, starts the over with a bouncer that the batsman ducks under

38.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, 143kmh, just outside off, length ball, batsman shoulders arms

38.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat is happy to leave another one outside off, is it just me or is he being more patient over the past half hour?

38.4

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, on the pads, clipped behind square leg

Pakistan 120/6   Imran Farhat 68* (102b 8x4 1x6)
39.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, starts with a length ball outside off, batsman reaches forward and drives toward cover

39.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, on the pads, punched to a shortish mid-on

39.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, a short ball outside off, slashed towards third man, batsmen amble through for two

39.4

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, too far outside off to interest the batsman

39.5

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, quicker one, 94kmh, some more bounce for Vettori as well, outside off and left alone

39.6

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, and again, Farhat is happy to leave the ball outside off

Pakistan 122/6   Imran Farhat 70* (108b 8x4 1x6)
43.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, FOUR, length ball and outside off, Farhat slams it over Vettori's head for four

43.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, this was a touch shorter, and quite close to off, Farhat thinks there's room to cut though, he misses

43.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, on legstump, defended towards mid-on

43.4

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, full and wide, cut off the front foot behind backward point

43.5

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, again a bit of width, Farhat throws his bat at it, gets it away to deep point

Pakistan 135/6   Imran Farhat 77* (113b 9x4 1x6)
44.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball outside off, batsman is happy to shoulder arms

44.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, angling into the left-hander this time, Farhat looks to defends, before withdrawing his bat at the last moment

44.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, strays onto leg, tucked behind square leg to bring up the fifty partnership

44.4

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, short of length and well outside off, no trouble for the batsman

44.5

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, (no ball) FOUR, no-ball, but that was an atrocious shot, Farhat seems to have one of these moments every now and then, he looks to swing towards midwicket, mishits, it bobs high up and goes to the third man boundary

44.5

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short ball into the batsman, blocked awkwardly off the backfoot

Pakistan 147/6   Imran Farhat 84* (119b 10x4 1x6)
45.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball well outside off, left alone

45.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, gets nicely forward and punches this one to cover, no turn whatsoever for Vettori

45.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, get well forward and defends solidly

45.4

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, looks to bash that past cover, can't beat the fielder there

45.5

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, a bit of width, cut away to Chris Martin at third man

Pakistan 148/6   Imran Farhat 85* (124b 10x4 1x6)
47.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, fullish ball, Farhat paddle-sweeps it, doesn't try to put too much power on it

47.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, gets nicely forward and pushes to mid-off

47.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, on legstump, defended towards midwicket

47.4

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, length ball on middle, swept to deep backward square leg

Pakistan 152/6   Imran Farhat 88* (128b 10x4 1x6)
48.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, back of length, close to off, Farhat slaps it to gully

48.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, shortish ball angling across the batsman, Pakistan's good recovery continues as Farhat flicks it to square leg for a single

Pakistan 153/6   Imran Farhat 89* (130b 10x4 1x6)
49.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, FOUR, Farhat moves into the 90s, some width for him, he slaps that past point for four

49.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, shorter and on middle and off, defended by the batsman

49.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, swept behind square for a single

Pakistan 158/6   Imran Farhat 94* (133b 11x4 1x6)
50.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, short ball angling across the batsman, sways out the way

50.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short of length on the legstump, clipped towards square leg

Pakistan 159/6   Imran Farhat 95* (135b 11x4 1x6)
51.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball on legstump, defended off the backfoot

51.2

Vettori to Imran Farhat, FOUR, Farhat sashays down the track and lofts it over mid-off for a four, he moves to 99, that was a quicker one from Vettori

51.3

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, Farhat punches the air as he clips the ball off his pads towards square leg to reach his century, it hasn't been pretty at times but 100 out of 168 is pretty sweet

51.6

Vettori to Imran Farhat, no run, quicker one again, well outside off, defended towards mid-off

Pakistan 169/7   Imran Farhat 100* (139b 12x4 1x6)
53.1

Vettori to Imran Farhat, 1 run, Farhat gets on the back foot and drives towards cover

Pakistan 175/7   Imran Farhat 101* (140b 12x4 1x6)
54.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, angling across the batsman, who is happy to leave it

54.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, short ball on legstump, nudged behind square leg

Pakistan 180/7   Imran Farhat 102* (142b 12x4 1x6)
55.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, Farhat starts the session with a flash towards deep backward point

55.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, 1 run, Farhat is struck on the fingers, it was short of length on the legstump, Farhat wanted to nudge it to square leg, Farhat wrings his hand after being hit on the fingers on his left hand

Pakistan 189/7   Imran Farhat 104* (144b 12x4 1x6)
56.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat continues to chance his luck, goes for a big swing over mid-on from outside off, inside-edges it onto the pads

56.2

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, shortish ball on legstump, Farhat looks to tap it to square leg, doesn't get hold of it, the ball rolls to the leg side

56.3

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, short of length, just outside off, blocked off the back foot

56.4

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, a touch fuller, Farhat gets forward and gets a thick inside-edge towards mid-on

56.6

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, no run, keeps it tight outside off, Farhat steers it to Guptill at gully

Pakistan 191/7   Imran Farhat 105* (149b 12x4 1x6)
57.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, a 134 kmh bouncer to Farhat, he gets under it easily

57.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball, just outside off, Farhat punches it towards mid-off and screams 'Nooo' as Gul thinks of a single

57.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, good bouncer to end the over, 133kmh, Farhat was shaping for the pull then opts out of the shot and ducks late

Pakistan 194/7   Imran Farhat 105* (152b 12x4 1x6)
59.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, outside off, Farhat lets it go to the keeper

59.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, on off this time, making the batsman play, defended back to the bowler

59.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball outside off, Farhat is happy to leave

59.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, and again, the batsman has the easy job of watching the ball through to the keeper outside off

59.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, closer to offstump this time, a short of length ball, blocked towards cover

59.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, did that drop short of Guptill at gully? it was a short ball, Farhat looked to crack it through the off, could only find Guptill, think it landed short of the fielder

Pakistan 194/7   Imran Farhat 105* (158b 12x4 1x6)
61.1

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, Farhat doesn't think Kaneria is much of a batsman, he offers a cross-batted heave to a short ball on middle, doesn't connect

61.2

Southee to Imran Farhat, 2 runs, fullish ball, Farhat lookst o hammer it over the bowler's head, mistimed and it is stopped by mid-off

61.3

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, back of a length ball on offstump, Farhat walks into an offstump push towards cover, declines the single

61.4

Southee to Imran Farhat, no run, well outside off, Farhat wants to get that to the midwicket boundary, wouldn't have been out of place in a baseball game

61.5

Southee to Imran Farhat, FOUR, innovative shot that, it's not all about power, short ball just outside off, Farhat behinds his knees to get under it and dinks it over slip, intentionally over slips for the first time this innings

61.6

Southee to Imran Farhat, FOUR, and once more, Farhat backs away and then repeats the same shot, eight off two balls, good stuff but it will be Kaneria on strike in the next over

Pakistan 204/9   Imran Farhat 115* (164b 14x4 1x6)
63.1

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, starts with a ball way down leg

63.2

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, on legstump, clipped towards deep midwicket, the fielder ambles towards the ball, giving plenty of time for a single, but Farhat isn't interested

63.3

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, no run, length ball just outside off, Farhat looks to drive, gets an inside edge onto his pads

63.4

O'Brien to Imran Farhat, 1 run, takes the single this time, the short ball is crashed towards deep point

Pakistan 218/9   Imran Farhat 116* (168b 14x4 1x6)
64.1

Tuffey to Imran Farhat, 1 run, Farhat guides the short, wide ball to third man, takes the single off the first ball this time, think Farhat has been convinced of Kaneria's batting skills already?

Pakistan 223/9   Imran Farhat 117* (169b 14x4 1x6)
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