Pakistan v South Africa ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Pakistan v South Africa

Pakistan won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)

21.3

Wahab Riaz to de Villiers, no run, moves across and plays and misses, is hit on the pad, but the ball is pitched outside leg

21.4

Wahab Riaz to de Villiers, no run, defends a back-of-a-length delivery off the back foot

21.5

Wahab Riaz to de Villiers, no run, presses half forward and plays a defensive shot

21.6

Wahab Riaz to de Villiers, no run, shuffles across, off-drives a full and wide delivery, hits it to mid-off

South Africa 109/2   AB de Villiers 0* (4b)

23.4

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, nicely worked away into the leg side, with the turn

South Africa 116/2   AB de Villiers 1* (5b)

24.3

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, played to midwicket

24.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run

24.5

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 leg bye, jumps down the track, and can't make connection, looking to defend. Gets a le-bye, though - this innings' first

South Africa 123/2   AB de Villiers 1* (8b)

25.1

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, delicate late-cut, past slip, along the ground

25.5

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, doosra, AB covers the turn and defends

25.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, big offbreak this time, beats him, but is headed down the leg side when it hits his pad

South Africa 134/2   AB de Villiers 2* (11b)

26.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, looped up around leg, AB gets an easy single

26.6

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, presses forward and defends this back to the bowler

South Africa 137/2   AB de Villiers 3* (13b)

27.3

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 2 runs, nicely chipped away - deliberately so as it doesn't carry to deep fielders on the leg side - gets a couple

27.4

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, played along the ground into the leg side, gets another single

27.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, no run, sharp offbreak, there is half a shout for lbw, the bowler suggesting it hit the pad first, but the umpire says bat first

South Africa 142/2   AB de Villiers 6* (16b)

28.3

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 2 runs, comes down the track, and guides this wide of deep midwicket for two

28.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, punched away to sweeper-cover for one

28.6

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, comes down the track again, but can't get this past extra cover

South Africa 147/2   AB de Villiers 9* (19b)

29.6

Saeed Ajmal to de Villiers, 1 run, pushed to long-off for one

South Africa 157/2   AB de Villiers 10* (20b)

30.1

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, pushed wide of cover-point for a single

30.3

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, looks to cut but this is too full for the shot

30.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, cut away well this time, gets a single to sweeper-cover

South Africa 160/2   AB de Villiers 12* (23b)

31.1

Mohammad Hafeez to de Villiers, no run, turning into the pads, played to midwicket

31.2

Mohammad Hafeez to de Villiers, FOUR, lovely shot, dances down the track, and lofts him over midwicket. Doesn't look for power, just wants to clear the fielder in the ring

31.3

Mohammad Hafeez to de Villiers, 1 run, flatter delivery, pushed down to long-on for one

31.5

Mohammad Hafeez to de Villiers, no run, pushed back to the bowler

31.6

Mohammad Hafeez to de Villiers, 1 run, plays the similar shot, but gets it wide of the bowler for a single

South Africa 171/2   AB de Villiers 18* (28b 1x4)

32.1

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, another sharp single, taking the Pakistan fielders on, hitting straight to cover, and haring through, beating the throw with a big dive

32.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, looks for the late-cut, but finds point

32.5

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, flighted deliver, driven straight to extra cover

32.6

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, turned towards midwicket for one - the midwicket fielder is at the boundary

South Africa 176/2   AB de Villiers 20* (32b 1x4)

33.1

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, 1 run, short and wide, cut in front of square, and Asad Shafiq makes a diving save at cover

33.3

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, no run, short ball, goes for the pull, and is beaten by the low bounce

33.4

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, 1 run, slower ball, and the steal a single straight to backward point

33.6

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, 2 runs, short and wide, cut away, wide of deep point, gets two runs for it

South Africa 183/2   AB de Villiers 24* (36b 1x4)

34.3

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, full on the pads, flicked away for a single

34.6

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, goes inside-out from leg-stump line, gets a single to sweeper-cover

South Africa 189/2   AB de Villiers 26* (38b 1x4)

35.1

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, 1 run, shuffles across to work this into the on side for one

35.3

Shoaib Akhtar to de Villiers, 1 run, slower ball, ends up dragging the shot into the leg side

South Africa 192/2   AB de Villiers 28* (40b 1x4)

36.1

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, no run, quicker delivery, angling down the leg side, hitting him in the pad

36.2

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, 1 run, comes down the track and drives him down to long-off

36.4

Shahid Afridi to de Villiers, OUT, bowled'im! Comes down the track again, and ends up yorking himself. The ball squeezes under the bat, and takes the off stump out

AB de Villiers b Shahid Afridi 29 (54m 43b 1x4 0x6) SR: 67.44

South Africa 194/3   AB de Villiers 29 (43b 1x4)
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Oct 31, 2010

Abdul Razzaq celebrates an unbelievable victory, Pakistan v South Africa, 2nd ODI, Abu Dhabi, October 31, 2010

Abdul Razzaq celebrates an unbelievable victory

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Oct 31, 2010

Abdul Razzaq and Pakistan coach Waqar Younis are delighted with the win, Pakistan v South Africa, 2nd ODI, Abu Dhabi, October 31, 2010

Abdul Razzaq and Pakistan coach Waqar Younis are delighted with the win

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