South Africa tour of United Arab Emirates, 1st T20I: Pakistan v South Africa at Dubai (DSC), Nov 13, 2013
South Africa won by 9 wickets (with 33 balls remaining)
Played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium (neutral venue)
13 November 2013 - night match (20-over match)

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, OUT, and Lopsy strikes! He kept with the line outside off, tempted Shehzad to drive and he did without any footwork. Thick edge goes to slip and Amla takes it on his left for a good catch as this was going fast

Ahmed Shehzad c Amla b Tsotsobe 0 (3m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 0/1   Sohaib Maqsood 0* (0b)   LL Tsotsobe 0.5-0-0-1

Steyn to Sohaib Maqsood, OUT, another edge - another wicket! Pakistan lose Maqsood now. It shaped away as usual after pitching outside off and Maqsood poked without any footwork to edge it to the keeper. Easy catch for de Kock. Pakistan 4 for 2

Sohaib Maqsood c †de Kock b Steyn 4 (8m 4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Pakistan 4/2   Shahid Afridi 0* (1b)   DW Steyn 0.4-0-4-1

Steyn to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT, and one more! Hafeez falls to Steyn again. There were two slips for him and Hafeez stayed back to cut this outswinger to the keeper. It was a back of length delivery and Hafeez didn't move much to give catching practice to de Kock

Mohammad Hafeez c †de Kock b Steyn 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 4/3   Shahid Afridi 0* (1b)   DW Steyn 1-0-4-2

Tsotsobe to Shahid Afridi, OUT, Tsotsobe gets Afridi now - he pitched it short, Afridi pulled the bouncer and there was a deep backward square leg just for this. McLaren runs to his left and dives forward to complete a well-judged catch as Afridi falls in the trap

Shahid Afridi c McLaren b Tsotsobe 10 (28m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 76.92

Pakistan 21/4   Shoaib Malik 6* (16b)   LL Tsotsobe 3.4-2-8-2

Imran Tahir to Shoaib Malik, 1 wide, OUT, Tahir also strikes in his first over and that too off a wide! Malik came down the track again and Tahir pitched it way outside off, out of the batsman's reach and de Kock collected and whipped the bails off. No chance of Malik making it back

Shoaib Malik st †de Kock b Imran Tahir 12 (35m 23b 0x4 0x6) SR: 52.17

Pakistan 41/5   Umar Akmal 13* (12b 2x4)   Imran Tahir 0.5-0-5-1

McLaren to Abdul Razzaq, OUT, Razzaq holes out when there was no need for such a shot. It was pitched short, there were fielders in the deep and he pulled, giving a catch to Miller at the wide long on boundary. As if Pakistan were not in trouble already

Abdul Razzaq c Miller b McLaren 10 (21m 16b 1x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

Pakistan 70/6   Umar Akmal 29* (26b 2x4 1x6)   R McLaren 3.5-0-29-1

Imran Tahir to Sohail Tanvir, 1 wide, OUT, stumped off the wide again! Tahir pitched it down the leg side and it was turning away from Tanvir who wanted to work it on the leg side but came out of the crease while doing so and de Kock was alert to take the bails off

Sohail Tanvir st †de Kock b Imran Tahir 0 (3m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 72/7   Umar Akmal 30* (27b 2x4 1x6)   Imran Tahir 3.3-0-15-2

Steyn to Abdur Rehman, OUT, short ball, Rehman can't connect but Akmal started for the single as soon as the ball was delivered and Rehman runs too. De Kock gets a direct hit and Akmal falls well short. A fighting 49 from Akmal comes to an end

Umar Akmal run out 49 (55m 41b 4x4 1x6) SR: 119.51

Pakistan 98/8   Abdur Rehman 7* (12b)   DW Steyn 3.5-0-15-2

Steyn to Saeed Ajmal, OUT, Steyn gets the of stump! Pitches it slightly short on off, it was going straight as Ajmal tries to scoop it on leg by coming across and missed it completely

Saeed Ajmal b Steyn 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Pakistan 98/9   Abdur Rehman 7* (12b)   DW Steyn 4-0-15-3





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