ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd semi final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

0.1

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, Here we go. Full length delivery just outside off, Kamran, who doesn't like to come forward, lunges out to push it towards mid-off.

0.2

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, moves towards middle stump from the leg side line and Kamran Akmal gets behind the line to push it back down the track.

0.2

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, banged in short outside off stump, Warner ducks. Wide called. Afridi is surprised with that call.

0.3

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, loud shout for lbw but it pitched just outside leg stump. Another one coming with the left-armer's natural angle .. Akmal is caught on the crease, his balance went awry and he played all around it ..

0.4

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, similar delivery and this time Kamran gets the front foot out of the way to defend

0.5

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, fuller, around the off stump, driven to mid-off and there is confusion between the two batsmen about the single.. yes no and NO

0.6

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, pushes this length delivery out to the off side. Nagging first over from Nannes. Line, length and pacy.

Pakistan 0/0   DP Nannes 1-1-0-0

2.1

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, full in length around off stump line, pushed forward to the off side

2.2

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, gets forward to tap this one to the on side

2.3

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, Whack. Kamran backs away to the on side and slams the length delivery flat over covers!

2.4

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, Thrash! What a shot. Another length delivery around the off stump and Kamran goes through the line. Awesome. The ball flies well to the right of mid-off

2.5

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, 1 wide, Will it be short? Will it be a yorker? will it be a slower one? Well .. it's an overpitched delivery well down the leg side.

2.5

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, 2 runs, Kamran is going for it. He moves to the leg side and tries to clear mid-on ... he doesn't connect well and ends up swiping it past the bowler ..

2.6

Nannes to Kamran Akmal, no run, This time around, he moves to the off side and flicks to midwicket

Pakistan 14/0   DP Nannes 2-1-11-0

12.1

Nannes to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, starts his spell with a wide down the leg side. Afridi walks towards square-leg. Nannes grimaces.

12.1

Nannes to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, on the legs, flicked away to deep square-leg region for a single

12.2

Nannes to Umar Akmal, 1 run, full pitched on the middle stump line, worked through midwicket

12.3

Nannes to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, length delivery on the off and middle, Afridi taps it quietly to cover point for a single .. it was a slower one and he adjusted well

12.4

Nannes to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, full, very full on the middle and leg, Umar leans across to take it on the full and plays a paddle scoop over short fine-leg for couple of runs

12.5

Nannes to Umar Akmal, 1 run, some width on offer outside off stump, Umar throws his bat at it and slices it to third man

12.6

Nannes to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, on the middle and leg line, shoveled to midwicket for a single

Pakistan 105/2   DP Nannes 3-1-19-0

16.1

Nannes to Umar Akmal, SIX, Good bye! That's a crunching six. Umar clears the front foot and knives through the line. What a hit. The ball flew over wide long-on boundary

16.2

Nannes to Umar Akmal, FOUR, Aaha! The paddle-shot! He leans across to paddle scoop it over short fine-leg boundary! Kamran jumps out from his seat in the dug out! Immense fun!

16.3

Nannes to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, Gully cricket hit! He moved away and it was the bouncer and he took his eyes off the ball, weaved away from the line of fire and flat-batted it to wide long-on! Like a forehand slap across the court

16.4

Nannes to Umar Akmal, no run, full in length and outside off, Umar goes after it but doesn;t make contact

16.5

Nannes to Umar Akmal, 1 run, fullish around the off stump, he reaches out to swat it over the bowler's head!

16.6

Nannes to Khalid Latif, OUT, Warner again. Simple catch this time. It was the short delivery around off stump, Latif tried to pull but was in no position for it. The ball lobbed of the edge to mid-off

Khalid Latif c Warner b Nannes 13 (8m 6b 1x4 1x6) SR: 216.66

Pakistan 145/4   DP Nannes 4-1-32-1
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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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