result
1st Test, Multan, Nov 12 - 16 2005, England tour of Pakistan
274 & 341
(52.4 ov, target 198)418 & 175
Pakistan won by 22 runs
player of the match
Salman Butt
Pakistan
15y
• The Bulletin by Jenny Thompson

England blown away by rampant Pakistan

Pakistan's bowlers turned in a thrilling performance to bowl England out for 175 on a see-saw final day at Multan, giving the home side a 22-run win and a crucial lead in the best-of-three series

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Scorecard summary
Pakistan274/10(98.2 overs)1st INNINGS
England418/10(110.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Ian Bell71 (161)
Shabbir Ahmed4/54(22.4)
Pakistan341/10(105.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Salman Butt122 (256)
England175/10(52.4 overs)2nd INNINGS
Ian Bell31 (45)
Shoaib Akhtar3/49(12.4)
52.4
W
Shoaib Akhtar to Harmison, OUT
Steve Harmison c Younis Khan b Shoaib Akhtar 9 (6m 5b 2x4 0x6) SR: 180
52.3
Shoaib Akhtar to Harmison, no run
52.2
4
Shoaib Akhtar to Harmison, FOUR runs
52.1
4
Shoaib Akhtar to Harmison, FOUR runs
end of over 521 run • 1 wicket
ENG: 167/9CRR: 3.21 
Matthew Hoggard0 (3)
Steve Harmison1 (1)
Danish Kaneria20-0-62-4
Shoaib Akhtar12-1-41-2
51.6
Danish Kaneria to Hoggard, no run
51.5
Danish Kaneria to Hoggard, no run
51.4
Danish Kaneria to Hoggard, no run
51.3
1
Danish Kaneria to Harmison, 1 run
51.2
W
Danish Kaneria to Udal, OUT
Shaun Udal b Danish Kaneria 18 (68m 42b 2x4 0x6) SR: 42.85
51.1
Danish Kaneria to Udal, no run
end of over 512 runs • 1 wicket
ENG: 166/8CRR: 3.25 
Shaun Udal18 (40)
Shoaib Akhtar12-1-41-2
Danish Kaneria19-0-61-3
50.6
W
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, OUT
Geraint Jones b Shoaib Akhtar 33 (107m 75b 1x4 0x6) SR: 44
50.5
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, no run
50.4
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, no run
50.3
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, no run
50.2
2
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, 2 runs
50.1
Shoaib Akhtar to Jones, no run
end of over 501 run
ENG: 164/7CRR: 3.28 
Shaun Udal18 (40)
Geraint Jones31 (69)
Danish Kaneria19-0-61-3
Shabbir Ahmed10-0-25-1
49.6
Danish Kaneria to Udal, no run
49.5
Danish Kaneria to Udal, no run
49.4
1
Danish Kaneria to Jones, 1 run
49.3
Danish Kaneria to Jones, no run
Match details
Multan Cricket Stadium
TossPakistan, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Pakistan
Season2005/06
Player Of The Match
Salman Butt
Salman Butt
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1770
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Shaun Udal
Shaun Udal
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Asad Rauf
Match Referee
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Roshan Mahanama