Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Kamran Akmal b Shabbir Ahmed
    193
    467
    305
    20
    2
    63.27
    lbw b Mohammad Sami
    9
    18
    14
    2
    0
    64.28
    c Salman Butt b Shoaib Malik
    71
    218
    161
    5
    0
    44.09
    c †Kamran Akmal b Shabbir Ahmed
    10
    57
    34
    1
    0
    29.41
    c †Kamran Akmal b Shoaib Akhtar
    1
    38
    22
    0
    0
    4.54
    c Salman Butt b Danish Kaneria
    5
    5
    7
    1
    0
    71.42
    c Shoaib Malik b Shoaib Akhtar
    45
    98
    79
    7
    0
    56.96
    b Shabbir Ahmed
    22
    46
    30
    4
    0
    73.33
    c Hasan Raza b Shabbir Ahmed
    16
    39
    25
    3
    0
    64.00
    lbw b Shoaib Akhtar
    0
    6
    4
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    4
    12
    5
    0
    0
    80.00
    Extras
    42 (b 8, lb 11, nb 22, w 1)
    TOTAL
    418 all out (110.4 Overs, RR: 3.77, 507 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-18 (AJ Strauss, 3.4 ov), 2-198 (IR Bell, 53.2 ov), 3-251 (PD Collingwood, 66.2 ov), 4-266 (MJ Hoggard, 73.5 ov), 5-271 (KP Pietersen, 74.6 ov), 6-364 (A Flintoff, 97.1 ov), 7-388 (ME Trescothick, 102.5 ov), 8-399 (GO Jones, 106.5 ov), 9-400 (SD Udal, 107.6 ov), 10-418 (AF Giles, 110.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Shoaib Akhtar2729933.6609
    Mohammad Sami1617614.7503
    Shabbir Ahmed22.475442.3802
    Danish Kaneria27410613.9203
    Shoaib Malik1816413.5515
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Trescothick b Harmison
    18
    29
    21
    2
    0
    85.71
    c †Jones b Hoggard
    122
    403
    256
    12
    0
    47.65
    c Trescothick b Flintoff
    48
    124
    78
    6
    0
    61.53
    c †Jones b Flintoff
    3
    17
    10
    0
    0
    30.00
    lbw b Hoggard
    72
    188
    147
    8
    0
    48.97
    c Bell b Flintoff
    16
    19
    13
    4
    0
    123.07
    c Trescothick b Flintoff
    1
    17
    14
    0
    0
    7.14
    c Pietersen b Harmison
    33
    79
    54
    5
    0
    61.11
    c Bell b Giles
    11
    58
    46
    1
    1
    23.91
    c †Jones b Harmison
    0
    4
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    1
    9
    5
    0
    0
    20.00
    Extras
    16 (lb 6, nb 10)
    TOTAL
    341 all out (105.5 Overs, RR: 3.22, 477 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Shoaib Malik, 6.2 ov), 2-124 (Younis Khan, 34.6 ov), 3-131 (Mohammad Sami, 38.4 ov), 4-266 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 80.2 ov), 5-285 (Mohammad Yousuf, 83.4 ov), 6-291 (Hasan Raza, 87.4 ov), 7-295 (Salman Butt, 88.3 ov), 8-331 (Shoaib Akhtar, 102.6 ov), 9-332 (Shabbir Ahmed, 103.5 ov), 10-341 (Kamran Akmal, 105.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    MJ Hoggard2728123.0001
    A Flintoff2538843.5209
    SJ Harmison19.535232.6200
    SD Udal1214703.9100
    AF Giles2226713.0400
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Shabbir Ahmed
    5
    14
    11
    0
    0
    45.45
    c Hasan Raza b Danish Kaneria
    23
    91
    61
    2
    0
    37.70
    c †Kamran Akmal b Danish Kaneria
    31
    71
    45
    2
    1
    68.88
    lbw b Mohammad Sami
    3
    7
    5
    0
    0
    60.00
    c †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Sami
    19
    42
    29
    1
    1
    65.51
    c Younis Khan b Danish Kaneria
    11
    22
    14
    2
    0
    78.57
    b Shoaib Akhtar
    33
    107
    75
    1
    0
    44.00
    b Shoaib Akhtar
    14
    25
    28
    2
    0
    50.00
    b Danish Kaneria
    18
    68
    42
    2
    0
    42.85
    not out
    0
    9
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Younis Khan b Shoaib Akhtar
    9
    6
    5
    2
    0
    180.00
    Extras
    9 (b 6, lb 1, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    175 all out (52.4 Overs, RR: 3.32, 236 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-7 (ME Trescothick, 3.1 ov), 2-64 (IR Bell, 19.1 ov), 3-67 (AJ Strauss, 19.5 ov), 4-67 (PD Collingwood, 20.2 ov), 5-93 (A Flintoff, 25.2 ov), 6-101 (KP Pietersen, 28.5 ov), 7-117 (AF Giles, 34.2 ov), 8-166 (GO Jones, 50.6 ov), 9-166 (SD Udal, 51.2 ov), 10-175 (SJ Harmison, 52.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Shoaib Akhtar12.414933.8601
    Shabbir Ahmed1002512.5000
    Danish Kaneria2006243.1000
    Mohammad Sami903123.4401
    Shoaib Malik10101.0000

Close of Play

  • Sat, 12 Nov - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 244/6 (Inzamam-ul-Haq 41*, Mohammad Sami 1*, 87.4 ov)
  • Sun, 13 Nov - day 2 - England 1st innings 253/3 (ME Trescothick 135*, MJ Hoggard 0*, 68 ov)
  • Mon, 14 Nov - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 125/2 (Salman Butt 53*, Mohammad Sami 0*, 36 ov)
  • Tue, 15 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 24/1 (AJ Strauss 7*, IR Bell 12*, 9 ov)
  • Wed, 16 Nov - day 5 - England 2nd innings 175 (52.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • A kind of frenzy

    When Pakistan switched themselves on and turned, all guns blazing, on England

  • Pietersen must change, says Maynard

    Matthew Maynard, the England batting coach, intends on speaking to the likes of Kevin Pietersen about the importance of building an innings

  • Shabbir and Malik reported for suspect bowling actions

    Shabbir Ahmed and Shoaib Malik, the Pakistani bowlers, have both been reported for suspected illegal bowling actions after the conclusion of Pakistan's opening Test match against England in Multan

  • 'The team is feeling very good' - Kaneria

    Danish Kaneria's part in this series, as it has been in the last few for Pakistan, was always going to prove pivotal at one stage

  • Hoggard and Pakistan team fined

    Matthew Hoggard has been fined 20% of his match fee for excessive appealing during the first Test at Multan while the entire Pakistan team have been fined for a slow over rate