Pakistan in South Africa T20I Series - 2nd T20I

South Africa v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 95 runs

1.1

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, bowls length on off stump, shapes in to the right hander a touch, defended back to the bowler off the front foot

1.2

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, gets some width outside off and he flays at that one, steering it over point for a one-bounce four. The third-man made a diving effort to get close to that

1.3

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, angled across the right-hander, the batsman comes forward and shoulders arms

1.4

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, length ball a touch outside off stump, the batsman comes forward and pushes it to mid-off

1.5

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower ball on the off stump, the batsman stays in the crease and turns it to wide mid-on for a single

Pakistan 9/0   Ahmed Shehzad 5* (5b 1x4)

2.4

Abbott to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, length ball on off stump, the batsman defends it towards cover

2.5

Abbott to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, pitches it up and Shahzad smashes it back towards the bowler, Abbott did well to stay away from the ball and it goes to the boundary in no time

2.6

Abbott to Ahmed Shehzad, SIX, 140 kph, short ball, and it looked like he had all the time. He pulls it handsomely over midwicket and sends this deep into the stands

Pakistan 27/0   Ahmed Shehzad 15* (8b 2x4 1x6)

4.1

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, charges down the pitch to the first ball from Rory, makes it a half-volley but hits it straight to mid-on

4.2

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 wide, slower delivery wide outside off, the batsman throws his bat at that but doesn't make contact. It is called a wide

4.2

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 leg bye, short of length delivery which follows the batsman as he makes room, he tucks it towards short fine leg for a tight single as AB's throw comes in and breaks the stumps. All safe

Pakistan 31/1   Ahmed Shehzad 15* (10b 2x4 1x6)

5.5

Morris to Ahmed Shehzad, SIX, oh wow!! He moves his front leg out of the way and slams a length delivery over long-off. Good hit

5.6

Morris to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, now he shuffles across the crease and flicks the fuller length delivery past short fine leg for boundary. Expensive start for Morris

Pakistan 52/1   Ahmed Shehzad 25* (12b 3x4 2x6)

7.1

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, length ball on off, he dabs it in the gap at cover and sets off for a quick single

7.5

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, moves outside leg stump and tennis forehands that one to deep midwicket boundary

7.6

Kleinveldt to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, fuller delivery on leg stump, the batsman has moved outside leg too and he punches that one to midwicket for a single

Pakistan 75/1   Ahmed Shehzad 31* (15b 4x4 2x6)

8.1

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slower delivery angled across the right-hander, the batsman follows it but makes no contact as it goes through to the keeper

8.2

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, another slower delivery outside off, the batsman waits for it and just opens the face to run it past a diving backward point fielder

8.3

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, bowls length, but on off stump this time, the batsman comes forward and dabs it towards point with an open face

8.6

Tsotsobe to Ahmed Shehzad, 2 runs, length ball outside off, it is driven towards wide long-on and they get back for a quick second

Pakistan 85/1   Ahmed Shehzad 38* (19b 5x4 2x6)

9.3

Peterson to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, pushed towards the vacant mid-on area, the bowler runs all the way to do the fielding

9.6

Peterson to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, now the reverse sweep, but he doesn't quite get hold of that as it goes slowly towards short third-man. They take a single nonetheless

Pakistan 99/1   Ahmed Shehzad 40* (21b 5x4 2x6)

10.1

Morris to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, low full-toss, now the batsman thread the tiny gap between short fine and backward square leg. The deluge continues

10.2

Morris to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower delivery outside off, it is guided towards short third-man for a quick run

10.4

Morris to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, back of length delivery is pulled hard to deep square leg, there could have been two, but Shahzad slips at the non-striker's end

Pakistan 106/1   Ahmed Shehzad 46* (24b 6x4 2x6)

11.1

Ontong to Ahmed Shehzad, OUT, and there is a run-out now! The batsman went for a reverse sweep, and didn't get hold of it. It just lobbed towards short third-man but drops a foot ahead of him. By this time the batsman from non-striker end has already started charging And Shahzad is too late to set off. The throw goes to the non-striker's end where it is an easy run out

Ahmed Shehzad run out 46 (51m 25b 6x4 2x6) SR: 184.00

Pakistan 112/2   Ahmed Shehzad 46 (25b 6x4 2x6)
Series Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 3, 2013
Pakistan won by 95 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 1, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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Mar 3, 2013

Mohammad Hafeez takes the aerial route, South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Centurion, March 3, 2013

Mohammad Hafeez takes the aerial route

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Mar 3, 2013

Umar Gul saw off Faf du Plessis, South Africa v Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Centurion, March 3, 2013

Umar Gul saw off Faf du Plessis

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