• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    7.1 first-blood! good length and close to the off stump, a relatively innocuous delivery, Uthappa looking to loft it away ends up hitting it straight to Mohammad Yousuf at mid-on, soft dismissal 25/1
    13.5 low fulltoss on the pads and Pathan flicks it away well in front of square leg, Malik moves across in the deep and fires in a good throw at the keeper's end, Naved-ul-Hasan does the rest and Dravid is out by a long way - crucial breakthrough 47/2
    18.5 played down to mid-on and this time it's Pathan who calls for a suicidal run, Naved-ul-Hasan moves in quickly and scores a direct hit at the bowler's end and Pathan is out by miles! India in deep trouble here. 72/4
    16.2 got'm! good length delivery, pitched on middle and off stump line and shaping away late, perfect line and length, Yuvraj is sucked forward and the edge is produced, ball goes straight to Akmal behind the stumps - India three down and in a spot of bother here. 65/3
    38.3 googly does the trick! tossed up on the middle and off stump line, Raina hits across the line and finds Iftikhar Anjum at deep midwicket 136/5
    not out
    61
    93
    3
    0
    65.59
    41.4 bowled'm! excellent yoker on the stumps, surprise delivery, Dhoni frantically jams his bat down but the ball sneaks through and crashes into the stumps, what a wicket! - Malik rewarded for some wonderful bowling. 149/6
    45.5 tossed up on the middle and leg stump line, Agarkar goes for the slog sweep and the ball balloons up towards deep midwicket, Iftikhar Anjum hurtles in from the deep and takes a good low catch, Malik gets one more to his name - India seven down. 171/7
    47.6 another batsman departs tying to force the pace and Malik gets one more to his name! - tossed up, drifting across and and turning in after hitting the deck, Powar goes down on one keen and slogs it away towards deep midwicket, Iftikhar Anjum moves in quickly and nicely settles under it 180/8
    49.5 driven down to long-on, Harbhajan calls for second looking to get Rao back on strike, nice throw comes in from the deep and Naved-ul-Hasan whips off the bails - given out by the on-field umpire 196/9
    49.6 off-cutter outside the off stump, Rao comes down the track and cuts it away through cover point, Sreesanth takes off for the second but Rao stands his ground and in the end Sreesanth is stranded in the middle, Malik fires in the throw from the deep and Akmal clips off the bails 197/10
    Extras
    8 (lb 3, w 5)
    TOTAL
    197 all out (50 Overs, RR: 3.94)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    Mohammad Asif8.012403.00302000
    Naved-ul-Hasan9.005115.66276010
    Iftikhar Anjum7.012413.42334000
    Abdul Razzaq6.011302.16261000
    Shahid Afridi10.004214.20261010
    Shoaib Malik10.004034.00280030
    Fall of wickets:1-25 (RV Uthappa, 7.1 ov), 2-47 (R Dravid, 13.5 ov), 3-65 (Yuvraj Singh, 16.2 ov), 4-72 (IK Pathan, 18.5 ov), 5-136 (SK Raina, 38.3 ov), 6-149 (MS Dhoni, 41.4 ov), 7-171 (AB Agarkar, 45.5 ov), 8-180 (RR Powar, 47.6 ov), 9-196 (Harbhajan Singh, 49.5 ov), 10-197 (S Sreesanth, 49.6 ov)
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    9.4 got'm! good length delivery outside the off stump, drifting in and shaping away after hitting the deck, perfect line and length, Malik drives away from his body and the edge goes straight to Dravid at wide first slip, Sreesanth rewarded for some excellent seam bowling. 42/1
    14.4 bowled'm! perfect yorker, on the middle and off stump line and Farhat was clueless, stumps are shattered. Agarkar strikes, Pakistan two down 60/2
    not out
    71
    96
    4
    1
    73.95
    36.2 Powar strikes! tossed up and turning in, Inzi comes down the track and drives hard, looking to clear the man at long-on but ends up hitting it straight to Rao in the deep, that was a totally unnecessary shot and he duly pays the price 146/3
    39.4 well well well ! short of a good length delivery, in the channel outside the off stump and shaping away late, Yousuf pushes forward to defend, ball clips the outside edge and goes straight to Dhoni behind the stumps, Agarkar with a crucial breakthrough - is this match turning?! 149/4
    not out
    24
    34
    3
    0
    70.58
    Extras
    23 (lb 15, nb 1, w 7)
    TOTAL
    201/4 (48.3 Overs, RR: 4.14)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    IK Pathan9.014605.11357040
    S Sreesanth9.323413.57414011
    AB Agarkar10.003323.30413020
    RR Powar10.012712.70453000
    Harbhajan Singh10.014604.60291100
    Fall of wickets:1-42 (Shoaib Malik, 9.4 ov), 2-60 (Imran Farhat, 14.4 ov), 3-146 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 36.2 ov), 4-149 (Mohammad Yousuf, 39.4 ov)

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