1.1

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run, accurate start, on the off stump, lands on a good length, Wade gets forward and defends it back to the bowler

1.2

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run, goodish length on middle, Wade gets front and across and drives it back to the bowler

1.3

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run

1.4

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length on middle, rocks on the back foot and pats it back down the pitch

1.5

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 3 runs, pitched up and it's been driven beautifully through the covers in the deep, nicely timed, the fielder at extra cover got a hand to it

1.6

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, goodish length on the off, gets on the back foot and defends it towards point

Australia 4/0   Dawlat Zadran 1-0-3-0

3.1

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, short of a good length on the off, punches it into the off side from the crease

3.2

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, lands on a length on middle, seems quite nippy, on target, pushes that one back to the bowler

3.3

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, FOUR, a thick outside edge, full and wide and he goes hard at that one, gets a thick edge past slip down to the third-man boundary

3.4

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, shortish on leg stump, turned away towards fine leg for a single

3.5

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length, comes down the track to flay it through point, goes hard at it and misses

3.6

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 1 run, shortish on middle, drops it down in front of square leg and steals a quick single

Australia 14/0   Dawlat Zadran 2-0-9-0

5.1

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 1 run, short and it comes on to him a little quicker than he expected, shortish, went for the pull, tried to smash it through midwicket, got an inside edge onto the thigh

5.2

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 2 runs, shortish on the off, punched through point and cover for a couple of runs, a bit of a fumble as the fielder slides and tries to throw back

5.3

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, FOUR, plenty of width there for him to free his arms, short and it's been slashed hard through point for a boundary

5.4

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, pushed to the right of cover for a quick single

5.5

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 1 run, shortish on leg stump, tries to turn that one fine, gets it behind square for a single

5.6

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, shortish again down the leg side, whipped through to fine leg for a single

Australia 29/0   Dawlat Zadran 3-0-19-0

7.1

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 1 run, pitched on a length outside off, opens the face a little to drive it towards third man for a single

7.2

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, short of a good length outside off, pushed towards point from the crease

7.3

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 2 runs, nicely timed, angling in and it's driven past mid-on, the fielder dives over the ball, just a couple in the end

7.4

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, shortish on middle, rocks back and knocks it down into the leg side

7.5

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, pitched on a length and it's been driven back firmly to the bowler

7.6

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, pitched up outside off, that's been dug out towards point from the crease, almost yorker length

Australia 40/1   Dawlat Zadran 4-0-22-0

9.1

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, short of a good length, gets on the back foot and defends it towards mid-on

9.2

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, nips back in, maybe he cut it back in, struck in the ribs as he tried to play it off the back foot

9.3

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, short of a good length, punched towards cover from the crease

9.4

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, bowled that full on the off and that's been driven straight to mid-off

9.5

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 1 run, shortish outside off, cut away towards third man for a single

9.6

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, no run, beaten, Wade played a little inside the line to that one, could have actually nipped away a hint, kept a little low as well, went past the outside edge

Australia 47/1   Dawlat Zadran 5-0-23-0

33.1

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 1 run, goodish length on middle, turned past midwicket for a single

33.2

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 4 runs, the field is in and he finds the gap, short of a length and it's bee cut past point for three runs, he gets one more as the keeper aims at the non-striker's end and misses to concede overthrows

33.3

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 2 runs, misfield at extra cover, pitched up and that's crunched, mid-off has to give chase, two more

33.4

Dawlat Zadran to Wade, 1 run, slower one bowled short outside off, happy to get off strike, steered that towards third man for a single, this is highest score in ODIs

33.5

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, no run, some reverse there for Zadran, pitched up on middle and he's smashed it down the ground, Zadran kicks it away and he's in a bit of pain

33.6

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 1 run, shortish outside off, cut towards third man for a single

Australia 159/1   Dawlat Zadran 6-0-32-0

35.1

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 1 run

35.2

Dawlat Zadran to Maxwell, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, gets off the mark immediately, guiding that to third man

35.3

Dawlat Zadran to Clarke, 1 run, slower one on middle, turned through square leg for a single

35.4

Dawlat Zadran to Maxwell, no run, drops that one short outside off, seemed a touch too high, was not called a wide though, he let that one go

35.5

Dawlat Zadran to Maxwell, no run, short of a good length on the off, gets forward and plays it back to the bowler

35.6

Dawlat Zadran to Maxwell, 1 run, slower one bowled short, jabs it through square leg for a single

Australia 172/2   Dawlat Zadran 7-0-36-0

43.1

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, no run, appeal for caught-behind, there was a sound, pitched on a length outside off, Mike Hussey chases it, did the bat hit the ground? Or was it an edge? Hard to make out from that first replay, bat may have hit the ground there

43.2

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, pinches a single into the off side

43.3

Dawlat Zadran to DJ Hussey, no run, goodish length, drives that one straight to extra cover

43.4

Dawlat Zadran to DJ Hussey, 1 run, pitched on a length on the off, drives it towards mid-off for a quick single

43.5

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 2 runs, slower one bowled short outside off, late-cuts it delicately towards third man for a couple of runs

43.6

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, OUT, run-out, yorker length on the off, dug out towards extra cover, excellent fielding there, collects it on the bounce and throws down the stumps at the non-striker's end, David Hussey was sent back, dived and failed to make it back

DJ Hussey run out 13 (22m 19b 0x4 0x6) SR: 68.42

Australia 210/5   Dawlat Zadran 8-0-40-0

45.1

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, no run, fires that a little wide of the off stump, Hussey reaches for that one but misses

45.2

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, FOUR, short on the off and he dispatches it this time, rocks back and pulls it over midwicket for a boundary

45.3

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, low full toss on middle, digs it into the ground and gets it over the bowler on the bounce for a single

45.4

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, 2 runs, straying on the pads, full toss, clipped past short fine for a couple more runs, Shapoor gives chase

45.5

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, 1 run, slower one on middle, whipped past square leg for a single

45.6

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 leg bye, full outside leg stump, almost yorker length, tries to clip it square, gets a leg-bye instead

Australia 225/5   Dawlat Zadran 9-0-48-0

47.1

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, 1 leg bye, nippy, bowled quick on leg stump, tried to force it through square leg, they get a single

47.2

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, nicely fielded at point, was pitched up outside off, made room and steered it towards that fielder, just a single in the end

47.3

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, 1 leg bye, slower one bowled on leg, tried to hoick it over short fine, got just the single, another leg bye

47.4

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 leg bye, down the leg side again and Hussey misses out, fails to help it past short fine, one more leg bye

47.5

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, FOUR, slower one bowled short, pulls it well, connects it off the middle, pulled away into that gap between deep square leg and deep midwicket

47.6

Dawlat Zadran to Bailey, no run, aims for a yorker, driven straight to midwicket, a dot ball, ends his spell

Australia 249/5   Dawlat Zadran 10-0-53-0
Series Results
Afghanistan v Australia at Sharjah - Aug 25, 2012
Australia won by 66 runs
More results »

Photos

Aug 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai's dismissal ended Afghanistan's hopes of a famous upset, Afghanistan v Australia, only ODI, Sharjah, August 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai's dismissal ended Afghanistan's hopes of a famous upset

© AFP

Aug 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai acknowledges his half-century, Afghanistan v Australia, only ODI, Sharjah, August 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai acknowledges his half-century

© AFP

All photos for this match | Galleries