Pakistan in West Indies ODI Series - 1st ODI

West Indies v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 126 runs

20.4

Roach to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, just outside off, watchfully played out first up

20.5

Roach to Shahid Afridi, no run, full, into the pads, hit hard, but straight to mid-on

20.6

Roach to Shahid Afridi, SIX, we have been expecting you, Mr Afridi. He starts off with a six here. Gets a nice little length ball in his swinging arc, and he lofts it over long-off. Some things ever change

Pakistan 54/5   Shahid Afridi 6* (3b 1x6)

21.3

Holder to Shahid Afridi, no run, superb delivery. Short of a length, outside off, seams and kicks away. Beats him

21.4

Holder to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, just outside off, defended to cover

21.5

Holder to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, on off, Afridi can't do much more than defend

21.6

Holder to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, moves across the stumps to place this into the leg side for a single. He will keep the strike

Pakistan 56/5   Shahid Afridi 7* (7b 1x6)

22.1

Roach to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short of a length, tucked away off the hip for one

22.6

Roach to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, outside off, defended off the back foot. Nearly squared up

Pakistan 58/5   Shahid Afridi 8* (9b 1x6)

23.5

Holder to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, full toss, outside off, pushed past the diving mid-off for a couple

23.6

Holder to Shahid Afridi, no run, wide and full delivery, swinging away, beats the outside edge as Afridi looks for a drive

Pakistan 61/5   Shahid Afridi 10* (11b 1x6)

24.3

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, SIX, No. 2 for Afridi. He is going to swing hard if it is in his zone. This is a slower ball, on off and middle and cutting in, and he goes with that movement, and smashes it over long-on

24.4

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, full and wide, Afridi goes after this too, and goes over point for four

24.5

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, difficult chance dropped. Leading edges are always difficult at slip. Afridi looks to whip a length ball to leg, gets a healthy leading edge, high to the right of Gayle at the wide first slip. Gayle gets a hand to it, but can't hold on

Pakistan 73/5   Shahid Afridi 21* (14b 1x4 2x6)

25.5

Narine to Shahid Afridi, no run, watchfully defends a length-ball offbreak

25.6

Narine to Shahid Afridi, 2 runs, flat, into the pads, paddled away to fine leg. Slip moving to leg even before the batsman has played his shot. The umpires need to watch out for that

Pakistan 85/5   Shahid Afridi 23* (16b 1x4 2x6)

27.1

Narine to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, carrom ball. Picks it well, places it past point for a single

27.3

Narine to Shahid Afridi, SIX, flat, almost parallel six. Jumps down the wicket, gets to the pitch of the ball, doesn't let it turn, and sends it scurrying over mid-off

27.4

Narine to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, Afridi is on fire here. Narine pitches a little short, Afridi is waiting for it, backs away, and cuts it past point

27.5

Narine to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short, but into the pads, tucked away for a single

Pakistan 98/5   Shahid Afridi 35* (20b 2x4 3x6)

28.1

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, short, too straight, Afridi lets it go down leg. Not called wide

28.2

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, bouncer this time, Afridi ducks under it

28.3

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, outside off, Afridi goes for a big drive over mid-off. The bat is not even in the same ballpark as the ball

28.4

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, sharp, middle and leg, going down. Afridi stays inside its line

28.5

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, slower ball, full, Afridi defends

28.6

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, no run, bouncer, outside off, Afridi pulls all over it. Beaten on the bottom edge

Pakistan 98/5   Shahid Afridi 35* (26b 2x4 3x6)

29.3

Narine to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, turning down the leg side, this time it will be called wide

29.3

Narine to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short of a length, punched down the ground for one

29.5

Narine to Shahid Afridi, no run, carrom ball, defended off the front foot

29.6

Narine to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, short of a length, on off, Afridi backs away, makes room, and punches this point for four more. How the game is changing

Pakistan 107/5   Shahid Afridi 40* (29b 3x4 3x6)

30.2

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, outside off, moves across to defend

30.3

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, length ball outside off, stops at him, played uppishly past cover for one

Pakistan 109/5   Shahid Afridi 41* (31b 3x4 3x6)

31.1

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, played back to him

31.2

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, short again, but this turns sharply, and Afridi is cramped. Somehow, he places it wide of cover for one

Pakistan 110/5   Shahid Afridi 42* (33b 3x4 3x6)

32.2

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, what an incredible shot. Plants the front foot down, gets under a length ball, and ramps it over - dragging it from outside off - over short fine leg

32.3

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, Welcome back Afridi. Fifty off 35. The whole game has turned. Gets a half-volley on off, and drills it over extra cover. Boom boom, looks like

32.4

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, 3 runs, short of a length, outside off, punched away between point and cover-point. It holds up near the boundary

32.6

Sammy to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, moves across to work this length ball into the leg side. Taken from in front of off

Pakistan 130/5   Shahid Afridi 54* (37b 5x4 3x6)

33.1

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, another wide down the leg side. Afridi has beaten West Indies off their rhythm

33.1

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, no run, down the leg again, but not called wide because Afridi has moved too far across

33.2

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length, outside off, punched to cover

33.3

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, SIX, No. 4 for Afridi. Long hop from Samuels, he rocks back and pulls it over square leg. The wind carries it further

33.4

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full, on off, driven to long-on

33.6

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, no run, short of a length outside off, Afridi wants to cut, but is beaten by extra bounce

Pakistan 139/5   Shahid Afridi 61* (42b 5x4 4x6)

34.3

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, no run, huge lbw appeal, but no way that was out, way outside off when he is hit, all three stumps visible as he looks to play that

34.4

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, 1 leg bye, around off stump, Afridi again moves outside off and glides the ball towards fine leg

Pakistan 141/5   Shahid Afridi 61* (44b 5x4 4x6)

35.1

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, no run, first ball Afridi leans across and defends to the leg side

35.2

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, Afridi moves across from leg stump and slaps the ball towards cover

35.6

Samuels to Shahid Afridi, SIX, six more, a full toss from Samuels, no way Afridi isn't going to swing at that, he does and connects superbly, sends the ball soaring over long-on to bring up the 100 stand

Pakistan 149/5   Shahid Afridi 68* (47b 5x4 5x6)

36.3

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, 1 run

36.6

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, 1 leg bye, full and fired into the pads, tucked towards square leg for a single, sorry that was off the pads for a leg-bye

Pakistan 154/5   Shahid Afridi 69* (49b 5x4 5x6)

37.1

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full ball from round the wicket, pitching outside off, driven towards mid-off for one more

37.3

DJ Bravo to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, full ball, looks to carve that through the off, edges it towards short fine instead

Pakistan 157/5   Shahid Afridi 71* (51b 5x4 5x6)

38.2

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, no run, slower short ball, beats Afridi's pull

38.3

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, no deep point, and to bowl a wide length ball. Not the smartest move. Afridi goes after it, and manages to play it over point. All three deep fielders on the leg side. What's more, the ball went into the wet cover

38.4

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, moves right across the stump to ram this to fine leg

38.6

Pollard to Shahid Afridi, OUT, finally West Indies get rid of Afridi, but has he done enough damage already? Slower ball, short of a length, outside off. Afridi doesn't pick it, and skies it towards deep midwicket where Sammy moves to his left to complete the catch. Flamboyant celebrations from both Sammy and Pollard

Shahid Afridi c Sammy b Pollard 76 (77m 55b 6x4 5x6) SR: 138.18

Pakistan 167/6   Shahid Afridi 76 (55b 6x4 5x6)
Series Results
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 24, 2013
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet - Jul 19, 2013
Match tied
West Indies v Pakistan at Providence - Jul 16, 2013
West Indies won by 37 runs
West Indies v Pakistan at Providence - Jul 14, 2013
Pakistan won by 126 runs
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Jul 14, 2013

Shahid Afridi trapped Marlon Samuels lbw for 25, West Indies v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Providence, July 14, 2013

Shahid Afridi trapped Marlon Samuels lbw for 25

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Jul 14, 2013

Shahid Afridi took 7 for 12, West Indies v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Providence, July 14, 2013

Shahid Afridi took 7 for 12

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