ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd semi final

Australia v Pakistan

Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

0.5

Mohammad Amir to Watson, FOUR, Watson breaks free. It was a slightly short delivery and Watson pulls it past midwicket

Australia 6/1   SR Watson 4* (2b 1x4)   Mohammad Amir 0.5-0-6-1

1.4

Abdul Razzaq to Haddin, FOUR, Shot! Superbly done. He backed away slightly even as he took a step down the track, stayed adjacent to the line, held his balance well and punched the short-of-length delivery through covers

Australia 18/1   BJ Haddin 5* (3b 1x4)   Abdul Razzaq 0.4-0-11-0

1.6

Abdul Razzaq to Haddin, FOUR, Thump! Quite similar delivery to the previous one. That was pushed back to the bowler. This has been smashed through the line between the bowler and mid-off.

Australia 22/1   BJ Haddin 9* (5b 2x4)   Abdul Razzaq 1-0-15-0

2.1

Mohammad Amir to Watson, FOUR, It almost decapitates Haddin! What a wallop. It was a length delivery and Watson pressed forward and muscled it past Haddin!

Australia 26/1   SR Watson 16* (7b 2x4 1x6)   Mohammad Amir 1.1-0-11-1

3.6

Abdul Razzaq to Clarke, FOUR, What a shot! Clarke walked down the track, backed away slightly and punched it sweetly on the up and well to the left of mid-off

Australia 35/2   MJ Clarke 5* (4b 1x4)   Abdul Razzaq 2-0-22-0

5.1

Saeed Ajmal to Clarke, FOUR, drops it short, slightly short in length mind you and Clarke plays a superb cut shot to the boundary

Australia 49/2   MJ Clarke 10* (6b 2x4)   Saeed Ajmal 0.1-0-4-0

16.4

Mohammad Amir to Smith, FOUR, slips it on the pads, it was the slow off cutter, and Smith stays back to play the leg glance to perfection

Australia 143/6   SPD Smith 4* (1b 1x4)   Mohammad Amir 2.4-0-20-3

17.2

Saeed Ajmal to Johnson, FOUR, he slows up the pace .. flights it outside off, Mitch waits on the front foot and crashes it really hard to the midwicket boundary

Australia 148/7   MG Johnson 4* (1b 1x4)   Saeed Ajmal 2.2-0-15-1

18.1

Mohammad Amir to MEK Hussey, FOUR, Four of the first ball. Hussey leans across, waits for the fulll ball to arrive and paddles it to the fine-leg boundary. Icy cool.

Australia 162/7   MEK Hussey 28* (15b 1x4 3x6)   Mohammad Amir 3.1-0-25-3

18.6

Mohammad Amir to MEK Hussey, FOUR, Very important delivery in the context of the game and Hussey keeps Australia alive with a four. It was the low dipping full toss, attempted yorker, .. Hussey had moved down the track, collected it on the full and dragged it to left of deep midwicket .. Mis bah rushes and throws in a dive but ends up dragging the ball with him over the boundary/.

Australia 174/7   MEK Hussey 38* (20b 2x4 3x6)   Mohammad Amir 4-0-35-3

19.4

Saeed Ajmal to MEK Hussey, FOUR, Absolutely crunched! And the scores are level! Unbelievable scenes here. Michael Hussey you beauty! What immense drama here. It was a length delivery outside off stump, Huseey slashed out at it and edges it past backward point fielder . IT went over the leaping fielder. It was that close. It was that dramatic.

Australia 191/7   MEK Hussey 54* (23b 3x4 5x6)   Saeed Ajmal 3.4-0-40-1
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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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