Back for the Australia chase. David Hussey is opening the innings in place of Wade, along with Warner. Junaid with the first new ball

0.1
0
Junaid Khan to Warner, no run, and beats him first up, holds its line widish outside off, back of a length, Warner hops across, prods at it
0.2
1
Junaid Khan to Warner, 1 run, nips in short of a length into the pads, away through square leg
0.3
0
Junaid Khan to DJ Hussey, no run, good length, left alone with the angle outside off
0.4
1
Junaid Khan to DJ Hussey, 1 run, down the pads, and worked wide of fine leg
0.5
0
Junaid Khan to Warner, no run, shuffles across and outside off, and bends forward to defend down the pitch
0.6
0
Junaid Khan to Warner, no run, pitched up, pushed hard into the pitch, fielded by a leaping Junaid in his followthrough

END OF OVER:
1 | 2 Runs | AUS: 2/0 (243 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 2.00, RRR: 4.95)

  • DA Warner1 (4b)
  • DJ Hussey1 (2b)
  • Junaid Khan1-0-2-0

Dan: "Brash or rash move? Time will tell. At any rate, agree that Wade is not an opener." Hafeez has the second new ball, slip and leg slip in, long on and deep midwicket

1.1
1
Mohammad Hafeez to DJ Hussey, 1 run, spins in, good length, worked in front of square

Slip for Warner, long off too, short midwicket

1.2
4
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, FOUR, too short, sitting up outside off, Warner clobbers it past extra cover
1.3
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, this one was not as short, skidded on as well, Warner tried a similar shot, and mistimed it to point
1.4
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, straightens on middle and leg, worked to short midwicket

some dew around

1.5
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, goes back to a length ball, which hurries on for middle, gets the bat down just in time
1.6
1
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, 1 run, jabs forward to push down to long off

END OF OVER:
2 | 6 Runs | AUS: 8/0 (237 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 4.93)

  • DA Warner6 (9b)
  • DJ Hussey2 (3b)
  • Mohammad Hafeez1-0-6-0
  • Junaid Khan1-0-2-0
2.1
1
Junaid Khan to Warner, 1 run, short of a length forced to midwicket from the crease for a sharp single

Shoaib Malik on as a substitute for Jamshed

2.2
0
Junaid Khan to DJ Hussey, no run, skiddy and fullish on middle and leg, stabbed down the pitch
2.3
0
Junaid Khan to DJ Hussey, no run, stays back and drives on the up, straight to extra cover

Two slips

2.4
1
Junaid Khan to DJ Hussey, 1 run, drives hard but mid off slides across to save some runs, and gets the throw in quickly too, which misses at the non-striker's, Malik it was
2.5
4
Junaid Khan to Warner, FOUR, launched in front of square leg, not that short, did not get up much, Warner arched back and heaved it over the infield
2.6
4
Junaid Khan to Warner, FOUR, another one, Warner lofts over point now, gets forward and lifts the pitched up delivery with an open face

END OF OVER:
3 | 10 Runs | AUS: 18/0 (227 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 6.00, RRR: 4.82)

  • DA Warner15 (12b)
  • DJ Hussey3 (6b)
  • Junaid Khan2-0-12-0
  • Mohammad Hafeez1-0-6-0
3.1
1
Mohammad Hafeez to DJ Hussey, 1 run, goes back, opens up and punches with the spin to long on

round the stumps

3.2
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, lunges forward to push a full one to the bowler
3.3
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, lovely, angled in on off stump, he pushes forward, and the ball spins across the edge
3.4
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, hello, Warner prepares himself for the switch hit, he also turns around into a right-handed batsman, Hafeez is upto it, fires it across, and Warner has to block outside his, now off, stump
3.5
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, pushed back to the bowler
3.6
0
Mohammad Hafeez to Warner, no run, cut to point

END OF OVER:
4 | 1 Run | AUS: 19/0 (226 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 4.75, RRR: 4.91)

  • DA Warner15 (17b)
  • DJ Hussey4 (7b)
  • Mohammad Hafeez2-0-7-0
  • Junaid Khan2-0-12-0

Rehman to bowl early, slip, short midwicket

Zain: "Just interesting to note that everybody is assuming this is Aus strategy, but maybe Wade is too tired after keeping for 50 overs? Bad start for Pak with the ball either way... Warner looks prepared today."

4.1
0
Abdur Rehman to DJ Hussey, no run, flat, good length, punched to extra cover off the back foot