ICC World Twenty20 - 1st semi final

Pakistan v South Africa

Pakistan won by 7 runs

15.6

van der Merwe to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, quicker, flatter, skidding in, clipped through backward square leg

Pakistan 126/4   Abdul Razzaq 1* (1b)

16.1

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, short in length, moving outside off stump, guided well to the right of Parnell at third man and they run hard to come back for the second run

16.2

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, no run, the lifting bouncer and Razzak hops and sways away

16.3

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, short in length, around the off stump line, cut away to deep backward point region for another couple of runs.

16.4

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, no run, nice little slower one and Razzaq was through with his cut shot very early and the ball bounces away to Boucher

16.5

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, full and hint of swing away, driven to sweeper cover

Pakistan 131/4   Abdul Razzaq 6* (6b)

17.2

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, no run, full again, almost yorker length, squeezed to point. Two good balls so far.

17.3

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, goes for another yorker, ends up a very low dipping full toss, driven to long-off

17.5

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, very full again, just outside off stump, square driven to point where AB doesn't field cleanly and gives away a single

Pakistan 136/4   Abdul Razzaq 8* (9b)

18.2

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, moves towards leg side, Steyn fires it in full and on the base of middle stump, driven to AB at long-off

18.5

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, 2 runs, just short of yorker length outside off, Razzaq chips it, slices it to left of sweeper cover

18.6

Steyn to Abdul Razzaq, no run, fullish, in the zone outside off stump, Razzaq has a big swing but can't connect. Bouch collects. Just one over left.

Pakistan 144/4   Abdul Razzaq 11* (12b)

19.2

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, no run, And slips in the bouncer this time, Razzaq tries to pull but the bat meets air and the ball goes through to Boucher

19.3

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, 1 run, And there comes the yorker, dug out to left of backward point where Ab makes a very fine diving stop

19.5

Parnell to Abdul Razzaq, 1 leg bye, another terrific yorker from the young Parnell, Razzaq gets in a tangle, tries to get the front leg out of the way and the ball rolls to the off side.

Pakistan 148/4   Abdul Razzaq 12* (15b)
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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