ICC World Twenty20 - 1st semi final

Pakistan v South Africa

Pakistan won by 7 runs

12.3

Duminy to Younis Khan, 1 run, flighted full outside off stump, gets well forward to drive to long-off

12.5

Duminy to Younis Khan, 1 run, floated outside off stump, swept away for a single

Pakistan 99/3   Younis Khan 2* (2b)

13.1

van der Merwe to Younis Khan, 1 run, lunges forward to turn it past midwicket

13.5

van der Merwe to Younis Khan, 3 runs, floated outside off stump, steered towards short third man where Albie slips and the ball rushes past him. The bowler is not happy and yells C'mon!

Pakistan 108/3   Younis Khan 6* (4b)

14.4

Duminy to Younis Khan, FOUR, Ah! the reverse sweep now. Younis stretched forward to reverse it hard well clear of short third man. The crowd roar. Huge support for Pakistan

14.5

Duminy to Younis Khan, 1 run, Now the conventional sweep, will pick up a single

Pakistan 119/3   Younis Khan 11* (6b 1x4)

15.2

van der Merwe to Younis Khan, 1 run, turns towards off stump, wristed to square leg for a single

15.5

van der Merwe to Younis Khan, 1 run, worked past square leg for a single

Pakistan 125/4   Younis Khan 13* (8b 1x4)

16.6

Steyn to Younis Khan, 1 run, just short of the blockhole, on the middle, driven to long-on for a single. Good tight over from Steyn.

Pakistan 132/4   Younis Khan 14* (9b 1x4)

17.1

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run, full delivery on the middle, nudged to the on side

17.4

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run, fires it short this time, mistimes the pull for a single

17.6

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run

Pakistan 137/4   Younis Khan 17* (12b 1x4)

18.1

Steyn to Younis Khan, 1 run, full delivery, driven to long-off for a single. SA are bowling very well here in the end overs.

18.3

Steyn to Younis Khan, 2 runs, lands it on a length this time and that allows Younis to get under the ball and slice it high over point

18.4

Steyn to Younis Khan, 1 run, the low full toss on the middle, driven to AB at long-off again. Just five runs so far.

Pakistan 142/4   Younis Khan 21* (15b 1x4)

19.1

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run, comes down the track but is greeted with a yorker, squeezes it out to cover. Superb bowling this.

19.4

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run, low full toss outside off stump, mis hit towards long-off.

19.6

Parnell to Younis Khan, 1 run, another very fine full delivery, in and around that blockhole, can only push it to Smith at cover.

Pakistan 149/4   Younis Khan 24* (18b 1x4)
Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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Jun 18, 2009

Fans watch Pakistan beat South Africa in the semi-final, Rawalpindi, June 18, 2009

Fans watch Pakistan beat South Africa in the semi-final

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Jun 18, 2009

Shahid Afridi with his Man of the Match award, Pakistan v South Africa, ICC World Twenty20, 1st semi-final, Trent Bridge, June 18, 2009

Shahid Afridi with his Man of the Match award

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