Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200

0.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 2 byes, gentle outswinger, beats the outside edge, and Kamran Akmal's brother, Adnan misses a straightforward take

0.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, Sohail is staying full, looking for the swing, beats the inside edge this time, but the leg-before appeal is stifled because this is headed down the leg side

0.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 2 runs, bat on ball as he guides this straight length ball past short leg

0.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, FOUR, too straight again, no swing, and he has firmly clipped this off the pads, for a four through midwicket

0.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, hint of swing here, length ball, around off, shaping away, defended towards cover

0.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, he pitches this one right up, and gets some swing, beating the outside edge as Mawoyo plays a late shot

Zimbabwe 8/0   Sohail Khan 1-0-6-0

2.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, pitched up, pretty straight, no movement, defended

2.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 3 runs, too straight again, and Mawoyo clips him off the pads again - three times out of eight so far

2.3

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, FOUR, lovely punch down the ground, too full, too straight, and he has driven it between the bowler and mid-on. Holds the high elbow for the photographers

2.4

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, this one holds its line outside off, Sibanda plays for the angle, and is beaten

2.5

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, FOUR, wide half-volley, and Sibanda leans into this cover-drive, through extra cover. Accepts the gift with gratitude

2.6

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, 1 run, short of a length, around off, pushed to cover

Zimbabwe 20/0   Sohail Khan 2-0-18-0

4.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, left alone outside off

4.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, gets back and across to defend this

4.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, looks to drive, but gets the inside half of the bat, gets a single to wide of mid-on

4.4

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, solid in forward-defence to a length ball

4.5

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, length ball, around off, no movement, defended off the front foot

4.6

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, length ball again, well outside off, left alone, whatever swing Sohail got in the first over is gone by now

Zimbabwe 29/0   Sohail Khan 3-0-19-0

6.1

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, short of a length outside off, defended to cover

6.2

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, length ball, around off, no movement, defended back to Sohail

6.3

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, defended off the front foot, they can keep planting the front foot down

6.4

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, better stuff from Sohail, short of a length, holding its line, gets a thick edge from Sibanda, but it dies into the ground

6.5

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, fuller, just outside off, Sibanda is well forward to defend this

6.6

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, length ball around off, defended comfortable, towards cover

Zimbabwe 29/0   Sohail Khan 4-1-19-0

13.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, starts with a gentle length ball outside off, left alone

13.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, driven away from the body, but along the ground, can't beat cover

13.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, half forward to defend this length ball back to Sohail

13.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball wide of off, Mawoyo drives at it, not in control at all, but it bounces well in front of point

13.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, the first edge of the series, and the second time the batsmen have looked in any kind of trouble. This is short of a length outside off, the extra bounce takes the shoulder of the bat, but the soft hands mean it doesn't carry to slip

13.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, fuller, wider, left alone now

Zimbabwe 41/0   Sohail Khan 5-2-19-0

15.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, on the front foot to push this length ball back to Sohail

15.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, a bit loose on the drive outside off, the bat face closes slightly, and he ends up playing this back to the bowler

15.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of a length, defended back

15.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, well forward to defend this length ball outside off

15.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, leans forward again to push this to cover

15.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of a length, holds its line outside off, defended off the back foot

Zimbabwe 49/0   Sohail Khan 6-3-19-0

17.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, around off, defended to cover

17.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of a length, punched on the up, can't beat cover

17.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, defended with an open face, off the front foot

17.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 3 runs, first runs off Sohail's second spell, leans into this widish delivery, opens the face, pushes it between cover-point and cover

17.5

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, 2 runs, Sibanda keeps pulling. He kept getting out to that shot against Zimbabwe, but he keeps playing the shot. This isn't exactly a long hop, and he is not even on the back foot! Ends up hitting it uppishly towards mid-on, but just wide of the fielder

17.6

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, this is fuller, wider, and is left alone

Zimbabwe 56/0   Sohail Khan 7-3-24-0

19.1

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, short of a length, well wide, left alone

19.2

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, comes forward to push this towards cover

19.3

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, no run, length ball well wide of off, shoulders arms to it

19.4

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, FOUR, short, wide, Sibanda cuts this mercilessly. No pace to bother him. He just lashes at this, hits it wide of point

19.5

Sohail Khan to Sibanda, 1 run, short of a length, angling in, placed wide of mid-on for a single

19.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, digs this in short, fended in front his chest, keeps it down, though

Zimbabwe 61/0   Sohail Khan 8-3-29-0

54.1

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, starts off with one of the gentler bouncers you'll see in Test cricket. Easy to sway out of its way

54.2

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, short and wide, gentle pace, but Taibu fails to beat cover-point. It came off the toe of the bat

54.3

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, short again, closer to off, punched towards cover

54.4

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, short of a length, Mawoyo wants another sharp single but this is going straight towards midwicket. Taibu yelps a NO, and Mawoyo dives back into the crease

54.5

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, again short of a length, middle and off, pushed back to the bowler

54.6

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, fuller, around off, no movement, pushed back to the bowler

Zimbabwe 157/3   Sohail Khan 9-4-29-0

56.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, full ball, angling in towards off, pushed to mid-off

56.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short ball, sways away from its line. He is quicker this over than in the last

56.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, well down the leg side

56.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, yorker, middle and leg, Mawoyo keeps it out

56.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short ball, just outside off, sways from its line

56.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, angling into the pads, defended towards midwicket

Zimbabwe 162/3   Sohail Khan 10-5-29-0

58.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, full, outside off, almost squeezes its way through a loose drive, but the inside edge evades the stumps by some distance

58.2

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, short and wide, nicely punched away, but can't beat cover-point

58.3

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, short of a length, no room, Taibu defends it back

58.4

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, angling in, middle and leg, pushed to mid-on

58.5

Sohail Khan to Taibu, 2 runs, short, into the body, nicely pulled away, along the ground, between the two deep fielders on the leg side, gets a couple

58.6

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, bouncer now, not too far outside off, Taibu has nothing to do with it

Zimbabwe 165/3   Sohail Khan 11-5-32-0

60.1

Sohail Khan to Taibu, no run, punched on the up, can't beat cover-point, and shouts "waiting, waiting"

60.2

Sohail Khan to Taibu, 1 run, length ball, around off, but this time he closes the face late to get a single to square leg

60.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of a length, middle and off, worked to midwicket

60.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, looks for the late-cut, can't place it past gully

60.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, the loose shot! Looks to upper-cut this, but doesn't quite get under it. Goes uppishly towards backward point, but falls well in front

60.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball outside off, leans into the drive, plays it crisply, can't beat cover

Zimbabwe 166/3   Sohail Khan 12-5-33-0

62.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, wide outside off, left alone

62.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of a length, right behind it to defend it to off

62.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, back of a length, straight, stays back, plays this back to the bowler

62.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, full, overpitched, nicely driven back, Sohail fields in his follow-through

62.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, closes the face on this, looks for a single, but decides against it because it is hit straight to square leg

62.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, plays with an open face, towards point

Zimbabwe 170/3   Sohail Khan 13-6-33-0

65.1

Sohail Khan to Taibu, 2 runs, Lovely shot, short of a length, slightly wide, punched on the up, away from the body, no deviation, places it between mid-off and extra cover

65.2

Sohail Khan to Taibu, OUT, Sohail gets his first Test wicket, gift-wrapped by a dangerous-looking Taibu. This is short, this is wide, Taibu goes hard at it. All he manages is a thin edge through to the keeper. Sohail exults, Taibu walks back

T Taibu c †Adnan Akmal b Sohail Khan 44 (102m 70b 6x4 0x6) SR: 62.85

65.3

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, and he nearly gets out in a bizarre manner... it's a gift delivery on the pads, he misses, the ball hits the edge of the thigh pad, and rolls dangerously towards the stumps. Safe, though

65.4

Sohail Khan to Ervine, 1 run, closes the face on this short-of-a-length delivery to get a single square on the on side

65.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, angling in towards off, dead-batted

65.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short and wide again, and Mawayo nearly commits the same mistake as Taibu. Goes for the belated cut shot away from the body, makes no contact

Zimbabwe 177/4   Sohail Khan 14-6-36-1

67.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, moves across to this short and wide delivery, thus getting close to its line, cuts it along the ground, can't beat point, though

67.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, around off, defended from the crease

67.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, this one holds its line outside off, defended off the back foot

67.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, short and wide, we now have a deep point who will keep this cut down to one

67.5

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, back of a length, middle and off, defended back to the bowler

67.6

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, length ball, on the pads, finds midwicket

Zimbabwe 184/4   Sohail Khan 15-6-37-1

85.1

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, shortish, stays low, pushes this to cover

85.2

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, short of a length, around off again, punched square, can't find the gap

85.3

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, closer to the stumps, Ervine defends this back to him

85.4

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, fuller, just outside off, played with an angled bat, it takes the outside half of the bat, and falls well short of Younis at second slip

85.5

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, shorter, around off again, Ervine is solidly behind it

85.6

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, shorter, gets up towards the rib/chest area, Ervine sways out of the line

Zimbabwe 236/4   Sohail Khan 16-7-37-1

87.1

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, angled into the pads, pushed to midwicket

87.2

Sohail Khan to Ervine, FOUR, first runs in 32 balls, this is short and wide, and Ervine upper-cuts it. No chance for point. The school kids love it in the stands

87.3

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, angling in towards middle and off, stays a touch low, Ervine keeps it out

87.4

Sohail Khan to Ervine, no run, short of a length, angling in again, defended watchfully

87.5

Sohail Khan to Ervine, 1 run, goes wide of the crease, strays too straight, and Ervine helps himself to a single

87.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball, Mawoyo pushes it towards mid-on, doesn't attempt the single although the fielder is a touch deep. Can't blame him, he has spent more than six hours at the wicket

Zimbabwe 241/4   Sohail Khan 17-7-42-1

91.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, Sohail starts with a short of length ball pitching well outside out and moving a touch away, Junaid's first over had the deliveries mainly coming in to the left hander

91.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of length ball, coming in towards off side, pushed back towards the bowler

91.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, FOUR, first runs of the day, and an elegant drive through off to get them, a length ball and the batsman gets nicely forward and crunches that past extra cover

91.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, a little shorter than the previous one, nice line around off, blocked off the front foot

91.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, keeps it around off, tapped back down the pitch

91.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, a touch fuller, this time it is pushed towards mid-on

Zimbabwe 249/4   Sohail Khan 18-7-46-1

93.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball outside off, easy leave for the batsman

93.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 2 runs, slanting down leg this time, guided down towards fine leg, where the fielder doesn't collect the ball cleanly, there was always two in that though

93.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, heading for middle this time, defended to the leg side off the front foot

93.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, FOUR, shot! Sohail drops it short and Mawoyo cracks that powerfully behind point for four, that takes him into the nineties

93.5

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, typical fast bowler's response, the bouncer and Mawoyo gets under that

93.6

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, pitched up on middle and leg, blocked to the leg side

Zimbabwe 257/4   Sohail Khan 19-7-52-1

126.1

Sohail Khan to Lamb, 2 runs, short of length and angling towards legstump, tucked behind square leg

126.2

Sohail Khan to Lamb, 1 run, short of length ball is punched off the back foot towards mid-on

126.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, loose lose shot from Mawoyo, a short of length delivery that is wide of off, and he wafts at it off the front foot, lucky to not edge

126.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, length ball on off stump, defended towards the off side

126.5

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, back of a length and in the channel outside off, blocked back to the bowler

126.6

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, keeps it accurate around off, pushed off the back foot towards mid-on to end the over

Zimbabwe 344/5   Sohail Khan 20-7-56-1

128.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, length ball outside off, defended off the front foot

128.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, short of length ball and outside off, blocked towards the off side once more, Mawoyo completes 400 deliveries, well done!

128.3

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, short of length ball outside off, Mawoyo stands tall and guides the ball past slip

128.4

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, that one nearly snuck through, a length ball just outside off, inside-edged on to the pads

128.5

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, back of length ball on middle, Lamb shuffles across and looks to clip the ball to square leg, can't quite get hold of it

128.6

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, length ball angling in, blocked to the off side

Zimbabwe 350/5   Sohail Khan 21-7-57-1

130.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, short of length on legstump, tucked towards square leg

130.2

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length ball angling in, batsman gets behind the line and blocks

130.3

Sohail Khan to Lamb, 1 run, length delivery on off, worked towards square leg by Lamb for a single

130.4

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, on middle and leg, and once more square leg has some fielding to do

130.5

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length ball on off stump, defended down the track

130.6

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, full and angling in, helped towards square leg

Zimbabwe 358/5   Sohail Khan 22-7-60-1

132.1

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short ball, Lamb stands tall and defends

132.2

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, shortish ball on leg stump, Lamb moves across to try and nudge the ball to square leg but can't get bat on it, off his body to the off side

132.3

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length ball, Lamb gets behind the line and defends

132.4

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, pushed off the back foot towards mid-off

132.5

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length ball and that is blocked to the leg side

132.6

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, patient as ever, blocked to the right of the bowler

Zimbabwe 358/5   Sohail Khan 23-8-60-1

134.1

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, no run, sliding down leg, Mawoyo looks to send that to the leg side but he misses

134.2

Sohail Khan to Mawoyo, 1 run, helps this one down to fine leg for a single

134.3

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length and angling in towards the pads, tucked towards midwicket

134.4

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, short of length and outside off, pushed towards cover, Zimbabwe in no hurry here

134.5

Sohail Khan to Lamb, no run, on the pads and that is tucked to midwicket, and I just noticed Lamb has a lower strike-rate than Mawoyo now

134.6

Sohail Khan to Lamb, 1 run, on middle stump, back of a length, batsman moves across and sends the ball towards fine leg

Zimbabwe 361/5   Sohail Khan 24-8-62-1
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Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Bulawayo - Sep 1-5, 2011
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Ray Price congratulates Younis Khan after Pakistan's victory, Zimbabwe v Pakistan, only Test, 5th day, Bulawayo, September 5, 2011

Ray Price congratulates Younis Khan after Pakistan's victory

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Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan are all smiles after Pakistan's win, Zimbabwe v Pakistan, only Test, 5th day, Bulawayo, September 5, 2011

Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan are all smiles after Pakistan's win

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