Pakistan v England Test Series - 2nd Test

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 72 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

40.3

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, back on that great length and defended from the crease

40.4

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, wide of off stump and left alone

40.5

Broad to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, turned away from middle and off down to long leg

Pakistan 104/4   Asad Shafiq 1* (3b)

41.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, good length and draws Shafiq forward, pushed into the off side

41.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, sliding into off stump and defended forward

41.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, driven back to the bowler and Panesar dives to his left to save

41.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, blocked on off stump

41.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, coming forward again on off stump and blocked on the bounce to silly point

41.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, defended again on off stump

Pakistan 104/4   Asad Shafiq 1* (9b)

42.3

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, reaching forward, pushed out to point

42.4

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, full and outside off, left alone

42.5

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, back of a length and dropped into the off side

42.6

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, strikes the pad, sliding down, and runs into the leg side

Pakistan 105/4   Asad Shafiq 1* (13b)

44.1

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, left outside off

44.2

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, back of a length on off stump and defended into the off side

44.3

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, back of a length just outside off and the batsman was fending for it, needed to drop the hands much quicker

44.4

Broad to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, taken from middle stump and tucked into midwicket off the front foot

Pakistan 118/4   Asad Shafiq 2* (17b)

45.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, Monty on off stump and dropped into the off side

45.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, waited for an rocked back, cut to cover

45.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, played forward on the bounce to silly point

45.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, more flight from Panesar but defended again forward

45.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, pushed forward into the off side

45.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, nudged to silly point again

Pakistan 118/4   Asad Shafiq 2* (23b)

47.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, Panesar back of a length and its pushed back to him

47.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, middle and off now and blocked off the front foot

47.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, fuller again and pushed back up the ground

47.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, a better length, not quite as full, and defended forward

47.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, rocking forward once more and pushed up on the leg side

47.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, 2 runs, but now dragged down giving Shafiq the chance to flick into the leg side and pick up two

Pakistan 120/4   Asad Shafiq 4* (29b)

48.3

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, kicked up a bit and he adjusted well by jabbing it just wide of point

Pakistan 122/4   Asad Shafiq 5* (30b)

49.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets beside the line and defends to the off side

49.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, SIX, attack is the way to go, Shafiq uses his feet on seeing the flight and he lofts it cleanly over long-off

49.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets forward and drives it firmly down to mid-off

49.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, commits to the front foot and defends with a dead bat

49.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, opens the face of the bat and steers it towards point

49.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, rocks back and cuts him firmly towards cover point

Pakistan 128/4   Asad Shafiq 11* (36b 1x6)

50.3

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, Anderson gets some appreciable movement inwards after pitching, good bounce and carry as well to the keeper

50.4

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, not too far from the glove, short down the leg side and Shafiq half-heartedly tries to run it down to fine leg, Prior was a bit excited

50.5

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, goes right back at the crease and punches it down towards mid-on

50.6

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, stays back at the crease and punches it down to mid-off

Pakistan 129/4   Asad Shafiq 11* (40b 1x6)

51.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, flatter delivery and he whips it off the back foot to mid-on

51.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, lunges forward and defends down the track

Pakistan 133/4   Asad Shafiq 13* (42b 1x6)

52.1

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, fullish delivery and pushed firmly down to mid-off

52.2

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, nicely punched off the front foot just wide of mid-off

52.6

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, goes right back at the crease and defends high on the bat

Pakistan 135/4   Asad Shafiq 14* (45b 1x6)

53.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, goes back at the crease and punches him down to cover point

53.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, squirted back to the bowler who slides to his right

53.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, gets forward and turns it down to mid-on

53.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, drifts on the middle stump, he defends

Pakistan 138/4   Asad Shafiq 15* (49b 1x6)

55.1

Trott to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, easily tucked away down to deep square leg for a single

55.4

Trott to Asad Shafiq, no run, keeps it on the stumps and he softly dabs it to the off side

55.5

Trott to Asad Shafiq, 4 byes, missed everybody, Trott gets it to move away late and the batsman drives and misses, Prior and Strauss didn't move, the ball flew past the gap

55.6

Trott to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, lovely shot, half volley on middle and leg and driven effortlessly through the line, neat straight drive

Pakistan 148/4   Asad Shafiq 20* (53b 1x4 1x6)

56.3

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, no run, bangs it in short this time and he ducks under that bouncer

56.4

Anderson to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, short on the body and tucked to the on side, the 150's up and Chacha and friends have gotten a little more vocal now

Pakistan 150/4   Asad Shafiq 21* (55b 1x4 1x6)

57.1

Trott to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, loosener on the pads and he clips it to the on side

57.5

Trott to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, poor delivery, friendly full toss on the pads and easily whips it away, picks the big gap at midwicket and it brings up the 50 stand

57.6

Trott to Asad Shafiq, no run, defends it with soft hands down the track

Pakistan 156/4   Asad Shafiq 26* (58b 2x4 1x6)

58.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

58.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, he drops it short to search for some turn but ends up dragging it too short, easy for Shafiq to rock back and slap it past the big gap at cover point

58.5

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, tossed up outside off and defended on the front foot

58.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, flatter delivery on the stumps and defended down the track

Pakistan 161/4   Asad Shafiq 30* (62b 3x4 1x6)

59.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets beside the line and taps it to the off side

59.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, lunges forward and smothers the spin

59.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets to the pitch of the ball and squeezes it to the off side

Pakistan 162/4   Asad Shafiq 30* (65b 3x4 1x6)

60.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run

60.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, close call! Chips down the track to cart it over mid-on but gets an inside edge which trickles past the stumps

Pakistan 164/4   Asad Shafiq 31* (67b 3x4 1x6)

61.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, tossed up and defended

61.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, flatter delivery, defended to the off side

61.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, lunges forward and defends to the off side

Pakistan 168/4   Asad Shafiq 31* (70b 3x4 1x6)

62.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, gives it more flight and he smothers the spin

62.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 2 runs, well bowled and well played, Shafiq wasn't afraid to make room and cut against the sharp turn on offer, managed to find the big gap at extra cover

62.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, clips it with the turn to the leg side

Pakistan 172/4   Asad Shafiq 34* (73b 3x4 1x6)

63.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, keeps a touch low and he rocks back and chops it to the off side

63.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, punched down towards mid-off, takes a quick single

Pakistan 173/4   Asad Shafiq 35* (75b 3x4 1x6)

64.1

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, lunges well forward and defends this one

64.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, drives firmly down the pitch and stopped by the bowler

64.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, drags it a fraction short and Shafiq rocks back and thumps it past point and cover, lot of power behind that

64.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, comes well forward and defends

64.5

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, gets beside the line and defends solidly

64.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, defends forward with soft hands and that's tea

Pakistan 177/4   Asad Shafiq 39* (81b 4x4 1x6)

66.1

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, opens up short, perhaps to just get himself loosened up

66.2

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, wide outside off stump and left

66.3

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, full and loosely driven off an inside edge into pad

66.4

Broad to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, full on leg stump and clipped out to long leg

Pakistan 178/4   Asad Shafiq 40* (85b 4x4 1x6)

67.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, forward and blocked on middle stump

67.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, touch wider and played forward

67.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, an identical defensive stroke

67.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, more length and flight but again a bend of the knee and blocked

67.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, middle and off stump line and defended forward again

67.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, this time trying to rock back and cut but it wasn't short enough and it's just ran out on the off side

Pakistan 178/4   Asad Shafiq 40* (91b 4x4 1x6)

68.5

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, short and ducked beneath

68.6

Broad to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, taken off the stumps again using a hint of angle and whipped down to long leg

Pakistan 180/4   Asad Shafiq 41* (93b 4x4 1x6)

69.1

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, tucked to midwicket

69.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, cut into the off side

69.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, this time he gets the late cut away and it dissects the two square fieldsman and runs away to the third man boundary

69.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, blocked into the off side

69.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, big stride forward and pushed back up the wicket

69.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, identical cut stroke and four more to third man. It's not that short from Panesar, just enough depth to rock back quickly and slide it behind square, lovely stroke

Pakistan 188/4   Asad Shafiq 49* (99b 6x4 1x6)

70.6

Broad to Asad Shafiq, no run, back of a length and defended on off stump

Pakistan 189/4   Asad Shafiq 49* (100b 6x4 1x6)

71.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, pushed down the ground again and a good save from the bowler

71.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, middle and leg line and pushed into the leg side

71.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, push and go to the deeper mid off and that's 50 for Shafiq

Pakistan 191/4   Asad Shafiq 50* (103b 6x4 1x6)

72.1

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, flighted on off stump and blocked into the off side

72.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, tucked into the off side again

72.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, covered up on off stump

72.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, turned with the spin just past midwicket down to the deeper mid on who's also in place

72.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, carefully watched and blocked on the stumps

Pakistan 193/4   Asad Shafiq 51* (108b 6x4 1x6)

74.1

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 2 runs, Shafiq opens up with a slog sweep and heaves a ball wide of Panesar at deep backward square leg

74.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, pressed forward to a length ball back to the bowler

74.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, turned very close to Cook at short leg, it was a big turner from Swann off inside edge and pad

74.4

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, full and dug out back to the bowler

74.5

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, back foot push and a good save from the man on the corner coming round

74.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, full and driven back to Swann

Pakistan 195/4   Asad Shafiq 53* (114b 6x4 1x6)

76.1

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, clipped into the leg side

76.2

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, dead-panned on the crease

76.3

Swann to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, cut away out to the sweeper

76.5

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, clipped down the ground and Strauss' sliding save gets a huge cheer from Prior behind the stumps

76.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, FOUR, slightly short and heaved over the leg side off the back foot, catches it cleanly and it's four to deep midwicket

Pakistan 201/4   Asad Shafiq 58* (119b 7x4 1x6)

77.2

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, skip down, not to the pitch and in the end flicked out to square leg

77.3

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, cut away and save at point diving to his right

77.4

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, pushed forward on off stump and blocked into the off side

77.5

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, flatter and nudged into the off side

77.6

Panesar to Asad Shafiq, no run, angled away to point using the turn

Pakistan 202/4   Asad Shafiq 58* (124b 7x4 1x6)

78.5

Swann to Asad Shafiq, no run, tucked into the off side

78.6

Swann to Asad Shafiq, OUT, big sweep attempted and given out lbw. He's gone upstairs but umpires call on review so Shafiq has to go. It was a horrible heave across the line and hit him on the back leg going on to hit the stumps. Shafiq has thrown it away there, got a bit carried away

Asad Shafiq lbw b Swann 58 (130m 126b 7x4 1x6) SR: 46.03

Pakistan 203/5   Asad Shafiq 58 (126b 7x4 1x6)
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