Pakistan v England Test Series - 2nd Test

England v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 72 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

6.1

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, defended very awkwardly off the back foot, had he missed, he was gone

6.2

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, fuller delivery and safely defended

6.3

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, goes back and defends with soft hands

6.4

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, fullish in length and he gets forward and smothers the spin

6.5

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, gets forward and defends again

6.6

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, 1 run, clips a full delivery down to the leg side

England 19/0   Saeed Ajmal 1-0-1-0

8.1

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, forward on off stump and defended

8.2

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, FOUR, back and very nicely forced away through cover point, Strauss picked up the length very early and played with a straight bat

8.3

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, forward on off stump and pushed out to point

8.4

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, fired in quicker and flicked to midwicket

8.5

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, forward on off stump, blocked

8.6

Saeed Ajmal to Strauss, no run, forced away again off the back foot but straight to cover

England 24/0   Saeed Ajmal 2-0-5-0

10.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, full toss but pushed straight to midwicket

10.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter and forward on off stump to push to cover

10.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, well forward again and blocked

10.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, left outside off and Akmal doesn't just whip off the bails, he smashes leg stump onto the floor

10.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, well forward pushing up to cover

10.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, played off the front foot to midwicket taken from middle stump

England 25/0   Saeed Ajmal 3-1-5-0

12.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook forward and defending to point

12.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, forward again and dropped out on the off side

12.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, well forward again and pushed back to the bowler

12.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter on leg stump and pushed to midwicket

12.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, goes back to cut and misses one that slides on, cry for caught behind but no reaction from the umpire, Cook was late on it and missed by a long way

12.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, driven hard and a good save coming across to extra cover's left

England 25/0   Saeed Ajmal 4-2-5-0

14.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, forward and defended

14.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook very hurried trying to play back, keeps it out, Ajmal grins...

14.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, well forward and playing to cover

14.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, forward again into the off side

14.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 3 runs, nicely played by Cook, whipped away from a full length on middle and gets it away between midwicket and mid on

14.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, the slider past the outside edge, excitement from Pakistan, fine delivery

England 32/1   Saeed Ajmal 5-2-8-0

16.1

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, forward and blocked back to the bowler

16.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, clipped to midwicket from middle and leg

16.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, Ajmal round the wicket and Trott covers up on off stump coming forward

16.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, leg stump and turned round the corner to long leg

16.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, Cook finally gets the cut stroke away, was back quickly and guided it well behind square to the backward point boundary

16.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, full on off stump and blocked

England 39/1   Saeed Ajmal 6-2-13-0

29.1

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, middle and leg and pushed to midwicket

29.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, a sharp turner back into the batsman, catches Trott on the crease, appeal turned down and they decide against the review

29.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, forward this time and blocked with bat and pad together

29.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, tucked into the leg side from a straighter line

29.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook going to cut and missing not for the first time, cries all round

29.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, forward on off stump and defended

England 72/1   Saeed Ajmal 7-2-14-0

31.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, off stump, Cook forward to block

31.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, this time back a little awkwardly and dug up on the off side

31.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, driven well but straight to Misbah at short extra cover

31.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 2 runs, worked away in Cook's best area to the spinner, through square leg

31.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, Cook drives through the off side, wide enough of mid off to scramble through

31.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, paddle swept round the corner, using the turn and pace

England 82/1   Saeed Ajmal 8-2-18-0

33.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, played forward into the off side

33.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, pushed forward again and blocked

33.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, Cook gets the cut through again, past point, well timed and placed

33.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, slightly nervously forward, off an inside edge past short leg

33.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, chucked up (don't!) and Cook nearly gets in a pickle trying to work it to leg

33.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, this is nudged up on the leg side but straight to mid on

England 90/1   Saeed Ajmal 9-2-22-0

35.1

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 2 runs, it was leg stump and Trott tried to turn it round the corner but it was the doosra that holds it line and Trott gets a leading edge behind square on the off side

35.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, offspinner this time and pushed into midwicket

35.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, this time Trott can manoeuvre round the corner

35.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, well forward on off stump and smothered like BBQ chicken

35.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, more flight and pushed to mid off

35.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, in the slot for Cook but it can't flick it past midwicket

England 94/1   Saeed Ajmal 10-2-25-0

37.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, defends close to the pads and gets an inside edge to the leg side

37.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, stays back manages to defend it away

37.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, forces it down to mid-on

37.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, gives it a lot more air, comes well forward and drives square to point

37.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, gets across his stumps and smothers the spin

37.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, tossed up on middle and defended to short leg

England 98/1   Saeed Ajmal 11-2-27-0

39.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, tossed up on the off stump and defended

39.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, clips it softly to short leg

39.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, stays back at the crease and defends with a dead bat

39.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, slower through the air and defended to the off side

39.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook is an untroubled as ever as he lunges forward and defends to the off side

39.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter delivery and he pushes it square on the off side

England 106/1   Saeed Ajmal 12-3-27-0

41.1

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, Trott covers his stumps and defends this one solidly

41.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, flatter delivery and whipped past short leg

41.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, stays back at the crease and softly clips it to midwicket

41.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, the doosra but safely blocked off the back foot

41.5

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, appeal for an lbw anf Misbah is referring it, Trott gets forward to defend a ball spinning in from outside off but the impact was outside the line of the off stump, Davis shook his head and his decision stands, Hawkeye showed that hitting the stumps but the impact was outside the line

41.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, stays back and defends

England 108/1   Saeed Ajmal 13-3-28-0

43.1

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, gets well forward and defends

43.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, hit on the pads outside the line of the off stump but they enquire anyway

43.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, comes round the wicket, Trott comes forward to negate any turn, tucked to the on side

43.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, the doosra sneaks past the outside edge and the off stump, foot firmly behind the crease, Pakistan had a sniff there

43.5

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, goes back at the crease and defends

43.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, gets his front foot across and works it to the on side

England 110/1   Saeed Ajmal 14-3-29-0

45.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, flatter delivery, bat-pad just beats Azhar's reach at short leg

45.2

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, Trott lunges forward and defends down the track

45.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, gets forward and smothers the spin, drives to the off side

45.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, 1 run, gets on his knee and paddles this one to fine leg

45.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, fuller delivery and driven inside out down to mid-off

45.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, quicker delivery and skids through, beats the outside edge and Adnan knew how close that was

England 114/1   Saeed Ajmal 15-3-31-0

47.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side

47.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, brings up his fifty with a solid clip off the pads in front of square on the on side, flatter delivery, played it late and exploited the big gap in the deep

47.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, the inside edge sneaks past short leg

47.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, another enquiry, tries to paddle it away from the off stump but the ball may have hit his glove before hitting the pad

47.5

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, the doosra beats the outside edge again! This was even closer, Trott foxed on the front foot

47.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, gets across and pushes it to the off side

England 123/1   Saeed Ajmal 16-3-36-0

49.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook commits to the front foot and blocks it out

49.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, turns it off his pads down to midwicket

49.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, tossed up a bit more, once again Cook plonks his front foot forward and defends

49.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 no ball, the overstep and Ajmal fires it flat and really quick, fastest ball I've ever seen him bowl yet, almost like he was giving Cook a throwdown

49.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter delivery and he gets back and defends

49.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, tossed up and defended towards midwicket

49.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run

England 127/1   Saeed Ajmal 17-3-37-0

51.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, still no spin, comes well forward and defends

51.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, gets his front pad across and defends

51.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, Cook doesn't offer a shot but the ball turns back in and clips his pads well outside the line of the off stump, Adnan was a bit excited

51.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, commits to the front foot and blocks it out to the off side

51.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, skids through and he rocks back and chops it to short point

51.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 2 runs, tossed up on the pads and he tucks it to midwicket

England 131/1   Saeed Ajmal 18-3-39-0

53.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, gets forward and blocks it out down the track

53.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, clips a full delivery just wide of mid-on and they take the single

53.3

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, comes round the wicket to Trott, lunges forward and defends down the track

53.4

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, flatter delivery and he stays back and defends

53.5

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, squeezes out a full delivery back to the bowler

53.6

Saeed Ajmal to Trott, no run, clips it firmly towards midwicket and that's tea

England 132/1   Saeed Ajmal 19-3-40-0

64.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, turned round the corner

64.2

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, comes a long way forward and blocks

64.3

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, straighter and pushed into the leg side, no run, too close to midwicket

64.4

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, forward on middle and off and defended into the on side

64.5

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, straight away down the pitch and just gets something on it to push into the leg side

64.6

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, doosra but Pietersen is a long way forward to defend

England 167/2   Saeed Ajmal 20-3-41-0

66.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, full and pushed to mid on

66.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, played a little bit around the pad into the on side

66.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, that was the other one, Cook kicks it away

66.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter and quicker and Cook pushes and misses at it, a cracker from Ajmal

66.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, cut to point

66.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, another cut but this time Cook gets it away past point and away to the rope

England 172/2   Saeed Ajmal 21-3-45-0

68.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, gets forward and blocks it out down the pitch

68.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, quicker through the air and defended back to the bowler

68.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, more air this time and flicked towards mid-on

68.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, forward and knocked wide of short leg

68.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, lands it on the blockhole and he squeezes it out down the track

68.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, flatter and quicker and an alert Cook reads the length early, rocks back and thumps it past the gap between cover and point

England 180/2   Saeed Ajmal 22-3-49-0

70.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, comes over the wicket to Cook, he's not troubled as he lunges forward to defend

70.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, gets forward and squeezes it out to point

70.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, more air this time and he gets forward early to defend

70.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, skids through and he clips him straight to short leg

70.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, tossed up outside off and clipped towards mid-on

70.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, chops it to the off side

England 182/2   Saeed Ajmal 23-4-49-0

72.1

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, 1 run, bit of a scramble but KP makes it, pushes it to mid-on and puts pressure on the fielder

72.2

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 2 runs, Chance Ajmal tosses it up slowly and gets it to spin and square up Cook who gets an outside edge which evades Hafeez at slip

72.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, places it square of the wicket on the off side

72.4

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, no run, defends it with soft hands to the on side

72.5

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, 1 run, turns it down to long leg with the turn, a few more fielders close to the batsman could do the trick

72.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, flatter delivery and he gets good turn past Cook who safely shoulders arms

England 188/2   Saeed Ajmal 24-4-54-0

74.1

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, 1 run, rocks back at the crease and punches it down to sweeper cover

74.2

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, 1 run, clipped just wide of Gul at mid-on who slides and stops it

74.3

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, slower through the air and defended on the front foot

74.4

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, FOUR, stays back and clips it against the turn, Junaid fluffs the dive at mid-on and the ball races away

74.5

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, no run, thrusts his pad forward and defends

74.6

Saeed Ajmal to Cook, OUT, the doosra ends Cook's vigil! Bowled from over the wicket, lands on middle and off and straightens to hit middle, Cook fails to cover the line to defend, he doesn't challenge it because he's convinced himself that was hitting the stumps

AN Cook lbw b Saeed Ajmal 94 (296m 220b 10x4 0x6) SR: 42.72

England 198/3   Saeed Ajmal 25-4-60-1

76.1

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, sharp off break and Bell manages to defend it easily

76.2

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, not this time though, a thick inside edge onto the pads

76.3

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, FOUR, with four fielders crowding around him Bell decides to lunge forward and chip it in the air safely over extra cover

76.4

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, the doosra beats the outside edge, already shaping into a good contest

76.5

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, the off break and it keeps a bit low but Bell tucks it down to short leg

76.6

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, loopy full toss but Bell thuds it off the bottom half of the bat and can't beat mid-off

England 202/3   Saeed Ajmal 26-4-64-1

78.1

Saeed Ajmal to Pietersen, OUT, excellent judgement by the slip catcher Hafeez! Tossed up on the off stump, Pietersen tries to clip it with the turn and gets an inside edge which lobs off the pad and brushes Adnan's glove and Hafeez watches the ball carefully and takes the catch on the fall to his left

KP Pietersen c Mohammad Hafeez b Saeed Ajmal 14 (57m 39b 2x4 0x6) SR: 35.89

78.2

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, comes round the wicket and he gets way forward and defends

78.3

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, stays on the back foot and defends, keeps a bit low

78.4

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, 2 runs, bowls it slower and he edges it towards short third man, Rehman slides and misfields

78.5

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, Morgan covers his stumps, gets well across and defends

78.6

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, turn and bounce from the rough outside off and Morgan didn't look too comfortable

England 205/4   Saeed Ajmal 27-4-66-2

80.1

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, comes round the wicket, Morgan safely defends

80.2

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, big turn from the rough and Adnan got all excited because there may have been a sound, bat hitting boot perhaps

80.3

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, squares him up again, this ball straightens and Morgan's foxed on the back foot

80.4

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, watches it spin on its way to the keeper

80.5

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, the off break and the outside edge just evades second slip

80.6

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, fires it on the blockhole and Morgan keeps it out

England 205/4   Saeed Ajmal 28-5-66-2

82.1

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, hits his pad outside the line of leg as he tries to nudge it away, big appeal by Adnan

82.2

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run

82.3

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, 1 run, clips it down to mid-on for a single

82.4

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, fuller delivery and he mistimes the drive to mid-on

82.5

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, the doosra shoots up and foxes Bell completely, living on the edge here

82.6

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, thick inside edge onto the pads and sharp turn as well, Ajmal and gang went up in appeal but Oxenford was alert to the edge

England 206/4   Saeed Ajmal 29-5-67-2

84.1

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, stays back and punches it to the off side

84.2

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, quicker through the air and defended solidly on the front foot

84.3

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, comes forward and smothers the spin

84.4

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, no run, quicker through the air and easily blocked out

84.5

Saeed Ajmal to Morgan, OUT, 2 balls to go and Morgan succumbs! After bowling a few flatter deliveries Ajmal decides to toss it up a bit more, lands it outside the off stump and Morgan offers a thin edge through to Hafeez at first slip, that's stumps as well

EJG Morgan c Mohammad Hafeez b Saeed Ajmal 3 (24m 22b 0x4 0x6) SR: 13.63

84.6

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, Prior across the off stump and defended

England 207/5   Saeed Ajmal 30-6-67-3

86.1

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, 3 runs, lovely stroke, Bell well forward and driving with good timing for three past a lumbering Younis Khan at mid off, who puts in a curious dive after a his chase

86.2

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, flicked into the leg side but it hits short leg

86.3

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, 1 run, oh goodness dropped at deep backward square. An absolute dolly - straight down his throat. Prior swept hard against the doosra but it came off a huge top edge and straight to the fielder - Junaid Khan - in the deep who shelled a straightforward chance

86.4

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, 1 run, Bell now pushes into the off side for a run to point

86.5

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, strikes the the back pad outside the off stump

86.6

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, down the leg side, taken by Akmal

England 215/5   Saeed Ajmal 31-6-72-3

88.1

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, 1 run, flat and straight and flicked down to deep square

88.2

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, big spin into Prior, huge shout for lbw and given not out. Had to have hit it to be saved

88.3

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, this doesn't turn and it's blocked back up the pitch

88.4

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, another cry for leg before but Prior was well forward and outside the line

88.5

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, another cry for leg before but that was going well down

88.6

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, back and across and blocked

England 225/5   Saeed Ajmal 32-6-73-3

90.1

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, no run, down the leg side and well taken by Akmal

90.2

Saeed Ajmal to Prior, OUT, gone Prior was caught on the back foot again and this time given out. It's referred but replays have that hitting leg stump so Prior goes. He had got a little stuck against Ajmal and eventually the chief destroyer has pinned him, turning one past the inside edge and catching him on the knee roll

MJ Prior lbw b Saeed Ajmal 3 (20m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 18.75

90.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, paddle sweep straight away from Broad and he gets it into the leg side behind square

90.4

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, oh dear Bell goes to cut and gets it all wrong, inside edging past his stumps...perhaps he though he's picked a doosra...it wasn't

90.5

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, pushed firmly back to the bowler off the front foot and Ajmal gets down well to save to his right

90.6

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, blocked back up the pitch from off stump

England 228/6   Saeed Ajmal 33-6-74-4

92.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, flat on middle and leg and pushed back to the bowler

92.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, forward, angled away to backward point

92.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, outside off and left, just

92.4

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, Broad tries to go down the ground and squirts it into the leg side along the ground

92.5

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, forward to a full ball on off stump and blocked with soft hands

92.6

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, fourth stump line and pushed away to point on the front foot

England 230/6   Saeed Ajmal 34-6-75-4

94.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, pushed firmly and out to point

94.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, fine nut, fizzed through and slides past the outside edge, very close

94.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, FOUR, Broad finally gets the lofted drive up and over the in-field, it's well struck and controlled to the long off boundary

94.4

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, FOUR, and now lavishly driven to the cover fence. A big stride forward out to the pitch of the ball and timed superbly away between point and cover

94.5

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, over the wicket now and edged on the ground to slip

94.6

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, played forward up on the on side

England 241/6   Saeed Ajmal 35-6-83-4

96.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, forward pushing back to the bowler...

96.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, swept fine but only as far as short fine leg

96.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, FOUR, smashed. A big slog sweep over midwicket, fine strike from Broad with another big stride forward to the pitch

96.4

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, played with soft hands past short leg and because the field is back they nearly steal two but short leg scrambles well

96.5

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, no run, forward on off stump and blocked

96.6

Saeed Ajmal to Bell, 1 run, flicked to deep mid on for an easy single

England 247/6   Saeed Ajmal 36-6-89-4

104.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, skids through and Broad punches it down the pitch

104.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, flatter delivery and it skids and beats the outside edge

104.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, gets beside the line and steers it down to point

104.4

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, tossed up on middle and off and he confidently paddles it to the leg side

104.5

Saeed Ajmal to Swann, no run, goes back and softly tucks it to short leg

104.6

Saeed Ajmal to Swann, 1 bye, Swann decides to pull off the reverse sweep and misses it completely! He was lucky the extra turn took it past the leg stump, it's one of those shots which can make you want to dig a hole and fall into it if it doesn't come off

England 291/7   Saeed Ajmal 37-6-90-4

106.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 2 runs, stays back and whips it against the turn to deep midwicket

106.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, gets forward and steers it to the off side for a single

106.3

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, no run, nicely defended off the front foot, covers the line and the spin well

106.4

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, no run, steers it to the off side and decides against the single

106.5

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, no run, bat first and then pad but it lobs it well wide of short leg

106.6

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, no run, flatter delivery and defended with soft hands

England 294/8   Saeed Ajmal 38-6-93-4

108.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 2 runs, what a match so far for Broad, he paddles it down to fine leg and reaches his fifty, how crucial will this be in the final outcome?

108.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, comes forward and defends it with very soft hands

108.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 1 run, gets forward and steers it just wide of point to give Anderson the last three balls

108.4

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, FOUR, Jimmy doesn't want to be left behind! If you can, so can I, gets on his knee early , big stride forward and sweeps it hard and cleanly past square leg, picks the big gap

108.5

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, no run, stays back at the crease and thumps it back down the pitch, the ball skidded through

108.6

Saeed Ajmal to Anderson, FOUR, more insult for Pakistan as Anderson gets forward and gets an outside edge that beats first slip and rolls past short third man, Anderson kept it down and it was quite a controlled shot actually

England 312/8   Saeed Ajmal 39-6-104-4

110.1

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, tries to run it down the leg side and there's a stifled appeal from Adnan for a caught behind

110.2

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, gets forward and steers it to the off side

110.3

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 2 runs, stays back and nudges it down to fine leg

110.4

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, skids through quickly and Broad ensures he gets his bat behind the line to defend

110.5

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, no run, Broad nearly edges it to the keeper, the ball straightened a bit

110.6

Saeed Ajmal to Broad, 2 runs, nothing going Pakistan's way at the moment, an inside edge from Broad sneaks past the stumps and leg slip and that's lunch

England 323/8   Saeed Ajmal 40-6-108-4
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England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - Feb 3-6, 2012
Pakistan won by 71 runs
England v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi - Jan 25-28, 2012
Pakistan won by 72 runs
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Feb 5, 2012

Graeme Swann celebrates after dismissing Abdur Rehman, Pakistan v England, 3rd Test, Abu Dhabi, 3rd Day, February 5, 2012

Graeme Swann celebrates after dismissing Abdur Rehman

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Jan 28, 2012

Pakistan celebrate beating England by 72 runs, Pakistan v England, 2nd Test, Abu Dhabi, 4th day, January 28, 2012

Pakistan celebrate beating England by 72 runs

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