West Indies tour of Pakistan, 2006/07 / Commentary

West Indies in Pakistan Test Series - 3rd Test

Pakistan v West Indies

Pakistan won by 199 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

76.4

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, length ball on the off stump, moving away this time, batsman beaten on the front-foot

76.5

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the back-foot to onside

76.6

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, good length ball on the off stump, nipping in this time, Akmal adjusts well and defends it away to onside

Pakistan 239/6   Kamran Akmal 0* (3b)

78.1

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, off-cutter, Collymore running in with the ball hidden, Akmal gets behind the line defends it with a straight bat

78.2

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, played away towards cover

78.3

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run

78.4

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, wide outside the off stump, Akmal stretches across a bit and drives it straight to the fielder at cover

78.5

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, again forced away towards cover

78.6

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, pitched up outside the off stump, Akmal once again finds the fielder at cover

Pakistan 239/6   Kamran Akmal 0* (9b)

80.1

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, length ball outside off stump, Akmal moves forward and drives on the up, excellent timing and ball races away to point fence

80.2

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, fuller length ball on the off stump, driven on the front-foot to Morton at cover

80.3

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the front-foot to offside

80.4

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, length ball just outside off stump, glided down towards gully region

Pakistan 244/6   Kamran Akmal 5* (13b 1x4)

81.1

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the front-foot

81.2

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, tossed up and fuller in length, driven on the front-foot to mid-off

81.3

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, fraction short on the off stump, defended on the back-foot

81.4

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, flighted ball around the off stump, defended solidly on the front-foot

81.5

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, short and wide outside off stump, cut away on the back-foot to backward point fence

81.6

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the front-foot to offside

Pakistan 248/6   Kamran Akmal 9* (19b 2x4)

83.1

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, flat one on the off stump, defended

83.2

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the front-foot

83.3

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, spinning down the legside

83.4

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, flighted ball around the off stump, defended

83.5

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run

83.6

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, fuller length ball on the middle stump, driven down the ground to long-on

Pakistan 249/7   Kamran Akmal 10* (25b 2x4)

84.1

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, low full toss, put away through mid-wicket for a couple of runs

84.2

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, no run, short of length ball on the stumps, defended on the back-foot to onside

84.3

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, no run, short ball outside off stump, Akmal cuts and gets the bottom edge, one bounce to Ramdin

84.4

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, reversing into the leg stump, glanced away to fine leg

Pakistan 252/7   Kamran Akmal 13* (29b 2x4)

85.1

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, fuller in length, pushed off the front-foot to short cover

85.2

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended solidly on the front-foot

85.3

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, fuller length ball outside off stump, driven wide of the sweeper cover fielder for a couple of runs

85.4

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-on

Pakistan 255/7   Kamran Akmal 16* (33b 2x4)

86.1

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, no run, fraction short outside off stump, ball keeps very low, Akmal goes for the cut and gets beaten

86.2

Bravo to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, length ball outside off stump, driven on the up to sweeper cover, Nazir comes on strike

Pakistan 256/7   Kamran Akmal 17* (35b 2x4)

87.1

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, fuller length ball on the off stump, driven to Chanderpaul at cover

87.2

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the back-foot to short cover

87.3

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, flighted ball on the off stump, defended

87.4

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run

87.5

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, no run, flighted ball on the off stump, off-break, Akmal looks to defend but gets on the pads

87.6

Gayle to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, short ball on the off stump, punched on the back-foot to long-off

Pakistan 257/7   Kamran Akmal 18* (41b 2x4)

88.1

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, down the legside, good low take by Ramdin

88.2

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, fuller length ball around the off stump, driven nicely on the front-foot to cover

88.3

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, fraction short on the off stump, not much of bounce as expected, defended on the back-foot to offside

88.4

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, pitched up on the stumps, Akmal drives back to the bowler

88.5

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, full toss on the middle and leg stump, Akmal puts it away neatly between mid-wicket and mid-on, ball races to the fence and thats the 1st boundary of the day

88.6

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, half-volley on the middle and leg stump, Akmal drives straight down the ground to long-on fence, excellent timing and a great start for Akmal and Pakistan

Pakistan 265/7   Kamran Akmal 26* (47b 4x4)

90.1

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, good length ball on the off stump, reversing in, Akmal looks to play forward and gets an inside edge onto the pads, rolls towards the stumps but just misses, lucky for Akmal

90.2

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, defended on the back-foot to offside

90.3

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, no run, short ball outside off stump, cut away on the back-foot to point

90.4

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, driven on the front-foot wide of the mid-off fielder

Pakistan 266/8   Kamran Akmal 27* (51b 4x4)

91.1

Powell to Kamran Akmal, no run, length ball outside off stump, reversing in, Akmal just stands and tries to nudge to thirdman, misses the line and gets beaten

91.2

Powell to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, good length ball outside off stump, glided away to thirdman

91.4

Powell to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, short ball outside off stump, nipping in, Akmal glides down again to thirdman

Pakistan 269/8   Kamran Akmal 29* (54b 4x4)

92.1

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, short ball outside off stump, cut away on the back-foot to deep point, Gayle does the fielding

92.4

Taylor to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, pitched up on the off stump, driven on the front-foot to long-off and one more single taken

Pakistan 272/8   Kamran Akmal 31* (56b 4x4)

93.1

Collymore to Kamran Akmal, OUT, fraction short on the stumps, swinging away a bit, Akmal looks to defend by just hanging his bat, not much of footwork from the batsman, squared up by the swing, beaten and the ball knocks the middle stump

Kamran Akmal b Collymore 31 (57b 4x4 0x6) SR: 54.38

Pakistan 272/9   Kamran Akmal 31 (57b 4x4)
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Series Results
Pakistan v West Indies at Karachi - Nov 27-Dec 1, 2006
Pakistan won by 199 runs
Pakistan v West Indies at Multan - Nov 19-23, 2006
Match drawn
Pakistan v West Indies at Lahore - Nov 11-14, 2006
Pakistan won by 9 wickets
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Photos

Dec 1, 2006

Ramnaresh Sarwan falls over after being struck on the foot, Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, 3rd day, December 1, 2006

Ramnaresh Sarwan falls over after being struck on the foot

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Dec 1, 2006

Pakistan pose with the series trophy, Pakistan v West Indies, 3rd Test, 3rd day, December 1, 2006

Pakistan pose with the series trophy

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