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74.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, turns in from outside off, he gets an inside edge off the back foot to forward short leg

74.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, 1 run, works this full ball towards mid on, and they go across for the single, throw misses at the non-striker's, if it had hit, he would have struggled

South Africa 269/5   MV Boucher 1* (2b)

75.1

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, driven back to the bowler

75.2

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended off the front foot, he is just firing them in

75.3

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, strays down the leg side now

75.4

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, flat on the leg stump, defended to forward short leg

75.5

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, fired into the legs, he takes it on the pads, as he looks to hit it over square. it bobs into the on side

75.6

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended off the front foot

South Africa 269/5   MV Boucher 1* (8b)

76.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, turning in a tad from outside off, defended down the track

76.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, played with the turn to mid on

76.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, gets his bat in front of pad to work it to midwicket

76.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, 2 runs, cut away towards deep point for a couple

76.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, 1 run, turning in to the pads, worked away behind square leg

South Africa 273/5   MV Boucher 4* (13b)

77.1

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, short and turning away a touch from middle, patted down the track

77.2

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, gets forward and pushes to cover

77.3

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, 3 runs, gives it air on the leg stump, driven through midwicket, good running gives them three

South Africa 276/5   MV Boucher 7* (16b)

78.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, lunges forward to push this one on off down the track

78.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, again presses well forward to push this one down the track

78.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, worked away to midwicket

78.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, 1 run, gives it a bit of air this time, flicked away through midwicket

78.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Boucher, no run, watchfully forward in defence to this one on off stump

South Africa 278/5   MV Boucher 8* (21b)

79.3

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended down the track off the back foot

79.4

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended off the front foot

79.5

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, gets a bit of turn this time, Boucher is well forward in defence

79.6

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended off the inside edge onto pad, towards silly point

South Africa 279/5   MV Boucher 8* (25b)

81.1

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, defended to forward short leg

81.2

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, flat and on the stumps, punched back to the bowler

81.3

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, 1 run, on the pads, turned away through square leg

South Africa 284/5   MV Boucher 9* (28b)

82.2

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, this one came back in from outside off on a length, Boucher had no clue, that wan't far from off stump as well

82.3

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, gets right behind the line of this length ball on the stumps, and pushes it back to Gul

82.4

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, produces an edge, but it falls short of a diving Adnan, it shaped back in from a length outside off, and Boucher pushed outside the line, getting a thin inside edge

82.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, gets forward and drives it handsomely towards backward point

82.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, 3 runs, too straight this time, he waits for it to come onto him, and turns it into the gap at midwicket

South Africa 289/5   MV Boucher 12* (33b)

83.1

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, gets some shape away from the right-hander from a length outside off, he goes on the back foot and pushes out to cover

83.2

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, FOUR, Sami strays down the leg side, and Boucher flicks it to the right of Gul at fine leg, who puts in a valiant dive but can't get to the ball

83.3

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, on target this time, around off stump on a length, he pushes forward in defence

83.4

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, 1 run, a touch wide outside off, guided towards point for a single

83.6

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, 3 runs, worked away through wide mid on, end of an expensive over from Sami

South Africa 300/5   MV Boucher 20* (38b 1x4)

84.1

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, short and bouncing outside off, the extra bounce beats Boucher on the cut shot

84.2

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, fuller outside off, solidly driven down to mid off

84.3

Umar Gul to Boucher, 1 run, gives him the bouncer with two men on the deep square boundary, Boucher controls the pull well, hitting into the ground

South Africa 301/5   MV Boucher 21* (41b 1x4)

85.1

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, punched off the back foot, but does not get the timing right, and it rolls away to mid off

85.2

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, squared him up a but with the away movement, the ball goes away towards point as he defends

85.3

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, 1 run, pushed out in front of midwicket, it was back of a length on the stumps

South Africa 302/5   MV Boucher 22* (44b 1x4)

86.3

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, this is good bowling, it was in the channel outside off, he went for the drive with an angled bat, and got a leading edge that fell well short of extra cover

86.4

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, coming in from outside off stump, defended off the front foot

86.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, solidly punched off the back foot to mid on, it was back of a length around off stumps

86.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, comes on the front foot and drives this fullish delivery towards the covers

South Africa 304/5   MV Boucher 22* (48b 1x4)

87.2

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, FOUR, sprays this short and wide outside off, Boucher has a go at it, gets a bottom edge that goes in the gap between slips and gully for another boundary off SAmi

87.3

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, squared him up this time, it was on a length on middle, and moved away a touch as he shaped to defend, no harm done though

87.4

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, back of a length around middle, defended calmly down the track

87.5

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, this back of a length stuff sits up nicely on this placid pitch, defended off the back foot again, needs to pitch it further up

87.6

Mohammad Sami to Boucher, no run, gets some away shape going on this length delivery, Boucher defends down to mid on off the back foot

South Africa 309/5   MV Boucher 26* (53b 2x4)

88.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, this one takes off from short of a good length, but a touch down the leg side, took the batsman by surprise, he put a lot of effort into that, did Gul

88.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, another bouncer, well directed this time, just outside off, he weaves out of the line

South Africa 310/5   MV Boucher 26* (55b 2x4)

89.6

Abdur Rehman to Boucher, no run, flights it a bit, he looks to drive but gets an inside edge onto the pad to end a day of splendid recovery for South Africa

South Africa 311/5   MV Boucher 26* (56b 2x4)

91.1

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, gets it to dart in off the seam from a length outside of, Boucher is hit high on the pads as he plays all around it

91.2

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, again gets it to jag back in off the seam, this time Boucher hops in the air and keeps it down into the on side

91.3

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, pitches it closer to off this time, gets it to bounce on Boucher who gets right behind the line and defends it off the back foot

91.4

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, bowls it much fuller and hits him on the pads, but that angle from over the wicket would have taken it down the leg side, Umar knows that and grimaces

91.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, this is beautifully bowled, was pitched wider outside off stump, and for the first time this over, it moved away, and Boucher was beaten as he came forward and looked to drive through cover

91.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, on a length and getting big outside off, he shoulders arms this time

South Africa 311/5   MV Boucher 26* (62b 2x4)

92.2

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, he is getting a bit of inward movement off the seam from outside of stump, Boucher went for the drive, but hits it off the inner half and it goes back to the bowler

92.3

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, again in the channel outside off, came back in sharply, Boucher was up to the task, and let it go at the last instant, good cricket all around

92.4

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, this one went the other way, just a bit, but started about two feet outside off, and allowed Boucher enough of a look to shoulder arms

92.5

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, and now this one nipped back from a length outside off, he is rapped on the pads, above the knee roll, Pakistan appeal in unison, but it looked too high there, and umpire Harper was not convinced

92.6

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, FOUR, my word, what was the need for that? it was a full delivery driven back to Tanvir, who decided to have a go at the striker's stumps, missed completely, even Adnan missed the collection, and it went for four runs

South Africa 316/5   MV Boucher 30* (67b 3x4)

94.1

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, bowls a straight delivery in the corridor outside off, nice probing line, left alone

94.2

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, misses out here, it was short and wide outside off, but he was too early in to the cut and ended up hitting it to extra cover

94.3

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, gets that inward movement from a length outside off, but it starts a touch wide, and Boucher shoulders arms

94.4

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, bouncing in from back of a length outside off, defended down the track off the back foot

94.5

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, bags it in short, but it was misdirected, going high down the leg side as Boucher ducked

94.6

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, he is generating some good inward movement from a length outside off, but its again starting wide, and the batsman can let it go

South Africa 320/5   MV Boucher 30* (73b 3x4)

95.4

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, well bowled, it was dug in short just outside off stump, Boucher saw it coming and weaved out of the line

95.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, bowls the full delivery on the wickets after the short one previous ball, good thinking from the bowler, driven airily on the bounce to midwicket

95.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, FOUR, short of a good length sitting up outside off, Boucher stands tall and punches hard in the gap between cover and extra cover for a boundary

South Africa 325/5   MV Boucher 34* (76b 4x4)

96.3

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, driven crisply off the front foot, but straight to mid off

96.4

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, short and wide, Boucher hits it into the ground as he is too early into the cut shot, second time he's done that

96.5

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, 1 wide, good effort ball, but bouncing too high over the batsman, and called a wide

96.5

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, bouncer again, he thought this one would bounce high too, looked to duck underneath, it didn't bounce much, went around chest height just outside off, Boucher played it well in the end, adjusting to drop his wrists and let it go through to the keeper

96.6

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, FOUR, gets another short one, but its on the leg stump this time, and he pulls it to deep square leg where Shafiq lets it go for a boundary through his hands

South Africa 331/5   MV Boucher 38* (80b 5x4)

97.2

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, had a look at this one outside off stump, but left it alone in the end as he saw it bouncing high

97.3

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, good bowling this, hitting that length around off, Boucher has another look and shoulders arms again

97.4

Umar Gul to Boucher, 2 runs, similar line, bit of bounce outside off, he has had enough of leaving, and has a go this time, gets an inside edge that goes perilously close to the stumps, and then rolls away behind the keeper

97.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, gets solidly behind the line this time to this back of a length ball, and punches it towards cover

97.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, FOUR, bowls it fuller, and Boucher gets forward and drives it past the bowler for a boundary, mid on chases in vain

South Africa 338/5   MV Boucher 44* (85b 6x4)

98.5

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, reverts to that wide outside off stump line, left well alone with a flourish

98.6

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, no run, jagged back in sharply from short of a good length outside off, similar to the one that got Kallis yesterday, Boucher hops on his toes and keeps it down with an angled bat

South Africa 339/5   MV Boucher 44* (87b 6x4)

99.5

Umar Gul to Boucher, no run, banged in short again over the stumps

99.6

Umar Gul to Boucher, 1 run, driven solidly to the left of mid off who fields

South Africa 341/5   MV Boucher 45* (89b 6x4)

100.1

Tanvir Ahmed to Boucher, OUT, Tanvir has five on debut! what a delivery, it was bowled full around off, and came back in sharply in the air and off the pitch, Boucher went for the drive, and it went in between the gap between bat and pad, to knock back the middle stump, Tanvir holds up his arms in celebration, and is engulfed by his team mates

MV Boucher b Tanvir Ahmed 45 (103m 90b 6x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

South Africa 341/6   MV Boucher 45 (90b 6x4)
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Nov 24, 2010

Misbah-ul-haq and Jacques Kallis share the winners cheque after drawing the series, Pakistan v South Africa, 2nd Test, Abu Dhabi, 5th day, November 24, 2010

Misbah-ul-haq and Jacques Kallis share the winners cheque after drawing the series

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Nov 24, 2010

Misbah-ul-haq celebrates his third half-century in as many Tests, Pakistan v South Africa, 2nd Test, Abu Dhabi, 5th day, November 24, 2010

Misbah-ul-haq celebrates his third successive half-century

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