result
2nd Match, King City (NW), Oct 10 2008, T20 Canada
(20 ov, target 138)102/9
Pakistan won by 35 runs
Player Of The Match
74 (56)
salman-butt
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Scorecard summary
Pakistan137/7(20 overs)
Canada102/9(20 overs)
end of over 2015 runs • 2 wickets
CAN: 102/9CRR: 5.09 
Umar Bhatti5 (10)
Henry Osinde1 (1)
Shoaib Malik 4-0-26-2

That will be it, Pakistan win, but Canada did put up a fight. Maybe the Pakistanis were feeling jet-lagged after only arriving yesterday.

Join us tomorrow for another two matches from Maple Leaf CC. Until then, good evening.

19.6
1
Malik to Bhatti, 1 run

slog sweep, Akhtar manages to drop this too

19.5
1
Malik to Osinde, 1 run

Harvir didn't even wait for the umpires call

19.4
W
Malik to Baidwan, 1 run, OUT
Harvir Baidwan run out (Shahid Afridi) 1 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100
19.3
W
Malik to Dhaniram, OUT

tries a slog sweep misses, he is out of the crease and Akmal does the rest

Sunil Dhaniram st †Kamran Akmal b Shoaib Malik 17 (16b 0x4 2x6) SR: 106.25
19.2
6
Malik to Dhaniram, SIX runs

lifts him over square leg into the stands this time

19.1
6
Malik to Dhaniram, SIX runs

lifts him over long-on behind the stands

end of over 191 run
CAN: 87/7CRR: 4.57 RRR: 51.00
Umar Bhatti4 (9)
Sunil Dhaniram5 (13)
Umar Gul 4-0-14-1
18.6
Umar Gul to Bhatti, no run

bouncer, Bhatti lets it go

18.5
1
Umar Gul to Dhaniram, 1 run

to fine leg

18.4
Umar Gul to Dhaniram, no run
18.3
Umar Gul to Dhaniram, no run

Dhaniram wanted it, Bhatti sends him back, Dhaniram had given it up, but no direct hit and no one behind the stumps

18.2
Umar Gul to Dhaniram, no run

tries a square cut and misses

Butt was the fielder

18.1
Umar Gul to Dhaniram, no run

cut straight to backward point and he manages to drop that too

end of over 182 runs
CAN: 86/7CRR: 4.77 RRR: 26.00
Umar Bhatti4 (8)
Sunil Dhaniram4 (8)
Shoaib Malik 3-0-11-1

Gul back into the attack

17.6
Malik to Bhatti, no run

attempted reverse sweep

17.5
Malik to Bhatti, no run
17.4
Malik to Bhatti, no run

steps out and drives it straigh to Tanvir at covers

17.3
Malik to Bhatti, no run
17.2
2
Malik to Bhatti, 2 runs

sweeps it to mid wicket

17.1
Malik to Bhatti, no run

straighter one from Malik

end of over 177 runs • 1 wicket
CAN: 84/7CRR: 4.94 RRR: 18.00
Umar Bhatti2 (2)
Sunil Dhaniram4 (8)
Sohail Tanvir 4-0-29-2
16.6
1
Tanvir to Bhatti, 1 run
16.5
1
Tanvir to Dhaniram, 1 run
Match details
Maple Leaf North-West Ground, King City
TossPakistan, elected to bat first
SeriesT20 Canada
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Salman Butt
Salman Butt
Match numberT20I no. 70
Hours of play (local time)13.30 start, First Session 13.30-14.45, Interval 14.45-15.00, Second Session 15.00-16.15
Match days10 October 2008 - day (20-over match)
T20I debut
Ashif Mulla
Ashif Mulla
Balaji Rao
Balaji Rao
Mohammad Iqbal
Mohammad Iqbal
Ramesh David
Ramesh David
Rizwan Cheema
Rizwan Cheema
Shoaib Khan
Shoaib Khan
Sohail Khan
Sohail Khan
Umar Bhatti
Umar Bhatti
T20 debut
Ashif Mulla
Ashif Mulla
Balaji Rao
Balaji Rao
Mohammad Iqbal
Mohammad Iqbal
Ramesh David
Ramesh David
Rizwan Cheema
Rizwan Cheema
Umar Bhatti
Umar Bhatti
Umpires
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Karran Bayney
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Mark Benson
TV Umpire
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KM Shantikumar
Reserve Umpire
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Harry Grewal
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
PointsPakistan 2, Canada 0