South Africa tour of Pakistan, 2nd ODI: Pakistan v South Africa at Lahore, Oct 20, 2007
Pakistan won by 25 runs
20 October 2007 - day/night match (50-over match)
19.1

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length on middle and leg, Maliks gets deep in his crease and tucks it off the pads past square leg to get off the mark first ball

19.3

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, beaten! Malik doesnt move his feet as he fishes for a back of a length delivery outside off stump ... nervous start for him!

19.4

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length outside off, Malik gets back and pushes through the covers out to sweeper for a single

Pakistan 76/3   Shoaib Malik 2* (3b)
20.2

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, tossed up fuller, middle and off, Malik comes forward and defends

20.3

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, quicker and flatter, leg stump, driven to mid-on and theres another mix-up

20.4

Botha to Shoaib Malik, SIX, maximum! Malik dances down the track, slamming across the line and just managing to clear Morkel at wide long-on, risky shot but he timed it decently

20.5

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, straighter delivery, flatter trajectory, Malik goes back and plays it back to Botha

20.6

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, full and flat, Malik drives to the right of Botha, who collects and flings it back to Boucher

Pakistan 84/3   Shoaib Malik 8* (8b 1x6)
21.3

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length on off stump, Malik comes forward hesitantly and defends it

21.4

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 2 runs, middle and leg this time and Malik turns it into the gap at midwicket for two

21.5

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, slower ball, full outside off and Malik drives to Gibbs at short cover

21.6

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, slow again but its wide of off stump, allowing Malik room to steer to third man

Pakistan 92/3   Shoaib Malik 11* (12b 1x6)
22.1

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, tossed up on leg stump from around the stumps again, flicked out to deep midwicket by Malik

22.4

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, gives it some air this time, on middle and off, Malik uses the feet and drives out to long-off

Pakistan 95/3   Shoaib Malik 13* (14b 1x6)
23.1

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length outside off, Malik drops the wrists and runs it down to Pollock at third man, raising the 100 for Pakistan, which is well appreciated by the Lahore crowd

23.4

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, another gentle off-cutter outside off, a bit wide, Malik reaches out and guides it down to Pollock once again

Pakistan 102/3   Shoaib Malik 15* (16b 1x6)
25.3

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length on off stump, worked via the inside-edge to midwicket for one

25.6

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, straight delivery on off stump, driven back past the stumps down to long-on

Pakistan 114/3   Shoaib Malik 17* (18b 1x6)
26.1

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, Malik drives back in the air between Botha's hand and Yousuf down to long-off

26.3

Botha to Shoaib Malik, SIX, bang, thats six! Malik skips down the track and slams Botha, against the spin, rows back over wide long-on for his second dinger

26.4

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, flatter on leg stump, Malik flicks into the gap for one, raising the 50-run stand

Pakistan 123/3   Shoaib Malik 25* (21b 2x6)
27.2

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, no run, full and wide, Malik cuts hard but de Villiers dives at point and saves runs

27.3

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 2 runs, back of a length and he drops the hands, picking the gap between gully and backward point for a well-run two

27.4

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, SIX, maximum! Malik picks the slower one and comes down the track, connecting excellently on the lofted drive and sending it over long-off

27.5

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length outside off stump, flicked to midwicket

27.6

Kallis to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, good length on off stump, slower one again, flicked towards mid-on

Pakistan 134/3   Shoaib Malik 34* (26b 3x6)
28.1

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length outside off stump, easily steered down to third man for one

28.3

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, 1 wide, bouncer over the stumps, Malik ducks under it and after a delayed thought Bowden signals wide

28.3

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, steered down to third man again by Malik, who's looking very good today

28.6

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, 2 runs, overpitched outside off, Malik drives through cover and Smith dives at mid-off

Pakistan 141/3   Shoaib Malik 38* (29b 3x6)
29.3

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, a fraction wide of off stump and Malik cuts out to deep backward point

29.5

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, flatter one on off stump, Malik exposes the stumps and just manages to get bat on it, chopping into the gap at point

Pakistan 145/3   Shoaib Malik 40* (31b 3x6)
30.4

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, no run, short and wide, cut hard but de Villiers intercepts it brilliantly at backward point

30.5

Morkel to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, fuller delivery outside off, Malik uses the feet and drives through the gap out to Kallis at deep cover

Pakistan 148/3   Shoaib Malik 41* (33b 3x6)
31.1

Botha to Shoaib Malik, SIX, six more! Malik again dances down the track and slams Botha back over his head for half a dozen, a clean, straight hit

31.2

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, flatter delivery, Malik uses the feet but isnt to the pitch and he defends it back

31.3

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, Malik gets a good stride in and defends to point for one

31.6

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, tossed up on off, he looks to cut but hits it back into the ground

Pakistan 156/3   Shoaib Malik 48* (37b 4x6)
32.4

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, and he moves to 49 with an uppish flick into the gap at midwicket

Pakistan 158/3   Shoaib Malik 49* (38b 4x6)
33.1

Botha to Shoaib Malik, no run, tossed up outside off, he defends it back to Botha

33.2

Botha to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, there's his half-century as he tucks it from middle and leg into the gap for one

Pakistan 159/3   Shoaib Malik 50* (40b 4x6)
34.4

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length on off, Malik makes room and steers it to de Villiers at point

34.5

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, short delivery just outside off, Malik makes room again and steers it wide of Boucher and down to third man

Pakistan 164/3   Shoaib Malik 51* (42b 4x6)
35.1

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length just outside off stump, driven back to the bowler

35.2

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, bouncer, Malik thinks about playing off the front foot but then takes evasive action, swirving out of the way

35.3

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, no run, short outside off, Malik pulls into the ground in front of midwicket

35.4

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, back of a length on off, Malik makes room and steers it down to third man

35.6

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, good length delivery, driven off the outside-edge to third man for one

Pakistan 171/3   Shoaib Malik 53* (47b 4x6)
36.1

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, no run, good length delivery outside off, Malik comes onto the front foot and defends to cover

36.2

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, almost a yorker on middle and leg, which Malik drives back down the ground into Pollock's boot, and the ball rolls away for a single to mid-off

36.4

Pollock to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, a bit of room outside off, Malik gets over it and cuts out to wide third man

Pakistan 174/3   Shoaib Malik 55* (50b 4x6)
37.2

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, 1 run, very full outside off, Malik squeezes it into the covers

37.5

Langeveldt to Shoaib Malik, OUT, short ball does the trick! Langeveldt pitches short and Malik swivels on the pull, uneasily, getting it high on the bat and finding Kemp at deep mid-on, taking it as he falls backward, for a well-made 56

Shoaib Malik c Kemp b Langeveldt 56 (83m 52b 0x4 4x6) SR: 107.69

Pakistan 180/4   Shoaib Malik 56 (52b 4x6)
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