ICC World Cup - 9th match, Group D

Ireland v Pakistan

Ireland won by 3 wickets (with 32 balls remaining) (D/L method)

27.1

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, driven slowly to cover

27.2

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, good delivery, a bit of bounce and that turns away from the righthander

27.3

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, that one turns in this time and the batsman can only defend that one

27.4

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, worked off the legs into midwicket

27.5

McCallan to Azhar Mahmood, no run, defended off the back foot into the off side

27.6

McCallan to Azhar Mahmood, no run, defended down this time and that's a good first over from McCallan

Pakistan 93/6   WK McCallan 1-0-1-0

29.1

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, crashed off the back foot to just inside the off-side sweeper boundary

29.2

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, comes forward and defends right over that one

29.3

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, delicately played, deliberately uppish through the vacant slip area and that brings up the hundred for Pakistan

29.4

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, lobbed up through fine leg

29.5

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, dabbed to midwicket for a quick single

29.6

McCallan to Kamran Akmal, no run, worked well off the back foot to mid-on

Pakistan 102/6   WK McCallan 2-0-9-0

39.1

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, defended first up

39.2

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, oh, a good shout for lbw, sweeping. That seemed to be going on to hit off and the umpire thought about it for a long time, before giving the batsman the benefit

39.3

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, defended forward this time

39.4

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, some good fielding in the covers this time

39.5

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, defended forward again

39.6

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, another good ball to round off a decent over

Pakistan 125/8   WK McCallan 3-1-9-0

41.1

McCallan to Mohammad Sami, no run, defended into short midwicket

41.2

McCallan to Mohammad Sami, no run

41.3

McCallan to Mohammad Sami, 1 run, swept and there's a quick single

41.4

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, defended this time

41.5

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, tidy defence this time

41.6

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, quiet stuff, defended once more

Pakistan 127/8   WK McCallan 4-1-10-0

43.1

McCallan to Mohammad Sami, OUT, gone! That's an important wicket for Ireland which will puncture the momentum this pair were building - swept up high to the deep backward square leg for what was made to look like an easy catch

Mohammad Sami c Bray b McCallan 12 (51m 34b 1x4 0x6) SR: 35.29

43.2

McCallan to Umar Gul, no run, defended forward

43.3

McCallan to Umar Gul, no run, worked off the front foot into short midwicket

43.4

McCallan to Umar Gul, no run, pops up off the bat to gully

43.5

McCallan to Umar Gul, no run, worked off the back foot to midwicket

43.6

McCallan to Umar Gul, 1 run, a quick single ends the over

Pakistan 131/9   WK McCallan 5-1-11-1

45.1

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, no run, defended quietly

45.2

McCallan to Iftikhar Anjum, 1 run, worked into the covers

45.3

McCallan to Umar Gul, no run, a good bit of loop there but Gul comes forward to get over it

45.4

McCallan to Umar Gul, OUT, that's it! Gul has gone. He went for the slash over to deep midwicket but it fell too short and the fielder waited under it for a while before taking the catch safely

Umar Gul c sub (JF Mooney) b McCallan 1 (8m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 7.69

Pakistan 132/10   WK McCallan 5.4-1-12-2
Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Bridgetown - Apr 28, 2007
Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 111 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 81 runs
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
England won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
Australia won by 215 runs
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Photos

Mar 18, 2007

Pakistan cricket fans burn a bat in protest at their side's dismal World Cup performance, Karachi, March 18, 2007

Pakistan cricket fans burn a bat in protest at their side's dismal World Cup performance

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Mar 18, 2007

Pakistan cricket fans wake up to read the news of Pakistan's elimination, Islamabad, March 18, 2007

Pakistan cricket fans wake up to read the news of Pakistan's elimination

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