ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd semi final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

4.1

Johnson to Salman Butt, no run, full in length on the middle, tapped to the on side

4.2

Johnson to Salman Butt, no run, drama in the zone just outside off stump, Salman tries to run it down to third man but doesn't connect. it appears, had actually edged it to the keeper. But there was no appeal! TV replays show a nick!

4.3

Johnson to Salman Butt, FOUR, Loverly shot there! Salman sashays down the track and blasts the shortish delivery outside off to point boundary. Imperious!

4.4

Johnson to Salman Butt, no run, on the stumps, fuller, pushed out to the off side

4.5

Johnson to Salman Butt, 1 run, leans forward to drive to deep cover

4.6

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, no run, slow off cutter, outside off stump, tries to cut and misses

4.7

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, no run, leans forward to drive to mid-off . Seventh ball of the over. Not sure whether we missed any no-ball call

Pakistan 32/0   MG Johnson 1-0-5-0

7.1

Johnson to Salman Butt, FOUR, Australia look stunned here. Mitch is shaking his head. Clarke stares ahead. THe pakistan dug out has come alive. IT was a short delivery outside off, Butt stays adjacent to the line, opens his bat-face and slashes it through the vacant slip region

7.2

Johnson to Salman Butt, 1 run, works this one past point

7.3

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, no run, Hello! hello! Kamran, suddenly, goes for a slog. He goes across the line and makes no contact.

7.4

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, presses his front foot forward and flat-bats the short-of-length delivery over midpn!

7.5

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, no run, tries to drive on the up but mistimes it towards cover

7.6

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, leans forward to tap this full delivery towards point for a single. Great start this for Pakistan.

Pakistan 63/0   MG Johnson 2-0-13-0

9.1

Johnson to Salman Butt, no run, full delivery ,driven down the pitch and the bowler gets an hand to it and stops

9.2

Johnson to Salman Butt, 1 run, around the off stump line, pushed out to cover point

9.3

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, no run, slower off cutter, Kamran tries to swing it over midwicket but doesn't make contact ..

9.4

Johnson to Kamran Akmal, OUT, What a catch from Warner! Stunning! Kamran falls after an awesome knock. He drove this one uppishly towards deep cover where Warner rushed forward and threw himself forward to take the catch

Kamran Akmal c Warner b Johnson 50 (41m 34b 6x4 2x6) SR: 147.05

9.5

Johnson to Salman Butt, 1 wide, pushes this one down the leg side

9.5

Johnson to Salman Butt, 1 run, around the off stump, Salman uses the bottom-hand to almost cut it from the off stump to third man

9.6

Johnson to Umar Akmal, 1 run, full in length, on the middle, on driven to long-on

Pakistan 85/1   MG Johnson 3-0-17-1

17.1

Johnson to Umar Akmal, SIX, Meaty crunchy blow. What a talent. A spine-tingling excitement. Mitch hurls it on the middle and Umar pulls it away to the midwicket boundary

17.2

Johnson to Umar Akmal, 4 byes, shuffles to the off stump and tries to swing across the line and misses the slow off cutter. So does Brad Haddin. He was called Bad Hands by some early in his career.

17.3

Johnson to Umar Akmal, SIX, Fabulicious! Mitch just puts his head down and walks back quickly. It was the bouncer and Umar was on the front foot but goes through with the swivel pull shot and the white ball flies over backward square-leg boundary

17.4

Johnson to Umar Akmal, 1 run, yorker length, dug out to the off side for a single

17.5

Johnson to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, fullish, on the off stump line, eased towards mid-off

17.6

Johnson to Umar Akmal, SIX, Kamran is screaming! The Pak fans are dancing. And Umar is indulging himself imperiously in the middle. What an knock. He cleared the front foot and crashed the ball over wide midwicket boundary. 50 up! What a little gem of an knock.

Pakistan 169/4   MG Johnson 4-0-37-1
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Photos

May 14, 2010

Michael Hussey hugs Mitchell Johnson after the win, Australia v Pakistan, 2nd semi-final, ICC World Twenty20, St Lucia, May 14, 2010

Michael Hussey hugs Mitchell Johnson after the win

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May 14, 2010

Michael Clarke directs traffic in the field, Australia v Pakistan, 2nd semi-final, ICC World Twenty20, St Lucia, May 14, 2010

Michael Clarke directs traffic in the field

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