Australia v Pakistan T20I Match

Australia v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)

4.1

Umar Gul to Watson, OUT, looked out but did he get an inside edge? Full on middle and leg, tried to force it through the leg side, is hit on the pads but replays showed he nicked it

SR Watson lbw b Umar Gul 33 (14b 5x4 0x6) SR: 235.71

Australia 42/1   BJ Haddin 6* (13b 1x4)   Umar Gul 0.1-0-0-1

7.1

Shahid Afridi to Hopes, OUT, wicket first ball, no doubt about this one, went on straight, Hopes went for the slog-sweep, missed, and was struck in line with leg stump on the back leg

JR Hopes lbw b Shahid Afridi 6 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Australia 61/2   BJ Haddin 19* (22b 2x4)   Shahid Afridi 0.1-0-0-1

7.2

Shahid Afridi to Symonds, OUT, gone first ball and he's on a hatrick! Straighter one again, holding its line, bowled on middle, he's half-forward and just dabs at it playing for the spin, misses and is struck dead in front of middle

A Symonds lbw b Shahid Afridi 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 61/3   BJ Haddin 19* (22b 2x4)   Shahid Afridi 0.2-0-0-2

9.3

Shahid Afridi to Hussey, OUT, chopped it on!! Pakistan are on top, gave it some air, landed short, drifted into the batsman, went for the cut, got an inside edge straight onto the stumps, Afridi has three!

DJ Hussey b Shahid Afridi 4 (11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 36.36

Australia 69/4   BJ Haddin 22* (24b 2x4)   Shahid Afridi 1.3-1-2-3

10.3

Shoaib Malik to Haddin, OUT, Five down, slightly quicker through the air, bowled on middle, charged down the track to clear long-off, the bat turned in his hand as he went for it and ended miscuing it straight to Gul at long-on

BJ Haddin c Umar Gul b Shoaib Malik 24 (27b 2x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

Australia 73/5   CJ Ferguson 2* (3b)   Shoaib Malik 1.3-0-7-1

12.4

Shoaib Malik to Ferguson, OUT, missed a straight one, expected it to spin in and pushed at it hard, beat the outside edge but Akmal was quick with his hands, taking off the bails with Ferguson's foot still in the air

CJ Ferguson st †Kamran Akmal b Shoaib Malik 8 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

Australia 85/6   MJ North 6* (7b)   Shoaib Malik 2.4-0-14-2

14.3

Umar Gul to Hauritz, OUT, gone! Back of a length outside off, opened the face and sliced it straight to Shoaib Malik at point, the slide continues

NM Hauritz c Shoaib Malik b Umar Gul 2 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

Australia 94/7   MJ North 11* (11b)   Umar Gul 1.3-0-3-2

14.6

Umar Gul to Lee, OUT, an inswinger, in the slot on middle and he failed to get his bat down in time, drove at it but it was too quick, middle and leg take a beating

B Lee b Umar Gul 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 94/8   MJ North 11* (11b)   Umar Gul 2-0-3-3

18.1

Umar Gul to North, OUT, timber!! Straight on middle, had some movement on it as well, North was into the shot a little too early as he tried to hoick that over midwicket, missed, and the stumps were pegged back

MJ North b Umar Gul 20 (21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 95.23

Australia 105/9   NW Bracken 2* (9b)   Umar Gul 3.1-0-6-4

19.5

Saeed Ajmal to Hilfenhaus, OUT, stopped on him a little, tried to turn it away into the leg side, mistimed it to lob it straight to Afridi on the circle at midwicket

BW Hilfenhaus c Shahid Afridi b Saeed Ajmal 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Australia 108/10   NW Bracken 3* (11b)   Saeed Ajmal 3.5-0-19-1
Series Results
Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC) - May 7, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
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May 7, 2009

The victorious Pakistan team pose with the trophy, Pakistan v Australia, only Twenty20 international, Dubai, May 7, 2009

The victorious Pakistan team pose with the trophy

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May 7, 2009

Kamran Akmal guides it past gully, Pakistan v Australia, only Twenty20 international, Dubai, May 7, 2009

Kamran Akmal guides it past gully

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