New Zealand vs Pakistan 33rd Match at Birmingham, 26 Jun, 2019

Toss: New Zealand, who chose to bat
New Zealand 237/6 (50)
Pakistan 241/4 (49.1)
Pakistan won by 6 wickets
Man of the Match: Babar Azam
  • Sarfraz Ahmed 5 * (3)
  • Babar Azam 101 * (127)

Over 0.1 Trent Boult bowls it short of length to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets half-forward to block. Gets an inside edge onto his pad

Over 0.2 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, comes across and tucked to mid-wicket from the crease.

Over 0.3 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets half-forward and drives it straight to mid-off.

Over 0.4 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets on top of the bounce and taps it to the left of second slip where Guptill makes a diving stop

Over 0.5 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets forward and poked into the off-side.

Over 0.6 Trent Boult bowls it short of length to Imam-ul-Haq, Boundary! Got into a good position and pulled it hard and through square leg for four.

Over 2.1 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Fakhar Zaman, Boundary! Hangs back in his crease and flashes his bat hard to send it through point. The ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 2.2 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Fakhar Zaman, no run, gets forward and flicked it straight to the fielder at mid-wicket.

Over 2.3 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Fakhar Zaman, no run, gets forward and looks to play inside the line, the ball past the inside edge and misses the off-stump by a few inches. 

Over 2.4 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Fakhar Zaman, no run, gets forward and driven back towards the bowler and Boult parries it to mid-off.

Over 2.5 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Fakhar Zaman, no run, gets forward and keeps it out on the off-side off the outer half.

Over 2.6 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Fakhar Zaman,  out Caught by Guptill!! Fakhar Zaman shaped up to flick it away, gets a big leading edge and the ball balloons up. Guptill takes a couple of steps backward and gobbles it up with ease

Over 4.1 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets forward and pats it towards cover.

Over 4.2 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, Boundary! Hops and pokes at it, gets a genuine outside edge that runs away well wide of the first slip fielder. 

Over 4.3 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, stays on the front foot and blocks it towards mid-on.

Over 4.4 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, cramped for room and he manages to get some bat on it and deflects inside his pad.

Over 4.5 Trent Boult bowls a back of length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, shuffles across on the back foot and tucks it down the leg side.

Over 4.6 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, leans forward and pushes it to cover with soft hands.

Over 6.1 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, 2 runs, opens the bat-face after coming on the front foot and guides this length ball through the gap between backward point and cover-point.

Over 6.2 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, goes back in the crease and defends it on the onside.

Over 6.3 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, hangs back and drops it towards cover.

Over 6.4 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, stays on the front foot and keep it down the pitch watchfully.

Over 6.5 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, walks forward and across and pokes this length ball to backward point.

Over 6.6 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Imam-ul-Haq, no run, gets behind the line of the delivery and pushes it back to Boult.

Over 8.1 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Babar Azam, no run, comes on to the front foot and blocks it down the pitch back to the bowler.

Over 8.2 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Babar Azam, Boundary! A stride across bends his back leg and caresses it beautifully through the covers. The ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 8.3 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Babar Azam, no run, gets forward and tries to pokes at it, the ball beats the outside edge of the bat.

Over 8.4 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Babar Azam, no run, gets forward and left alone outside off through to the keeper.

Over 8.5 Trent Boult bowls a pitched up delivery to Babar Azam, Boundary! Gets forward and plays another exquisite cover-drive beating the man inside the circle to his right. Reached the fence in a jiffy.

Over 8.6 Trent Boult bowls a good length delivery to Babar Azam, no run, stays on the front foot and blocks it back to the bowler.

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