New Zealand vs Pakistan, 35th Match - Live Cricket Score, Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup, 2023 | 04 Nov 2023, 10:30 AM | M.Chinnaswamy Stadium

Pakistan won by 21 runs (DLS method)
GT

New Zealand

401/6 (50 ov)

RCB

Pakistan

200/1 (25.3 ov)

Current Run Rate : 7.84 | Required Run Rate : 9.16

Batter R B SR 4s 6s
Babar Azam* 66 63 104.76 6 2
Fakhar Zaman 126 81 155.56 8 11
Bowler O M R W Eco
Daryl Mitchell* 0.3 0 1 0 2.00

Last Wicket : Abdullah Shafique 4 (9) c K Williamson b T Southee

Live Commentry

0 25.3 Daryl Mitchell to Babar Azam, no run, Dot ball !! fast ball, good length, on the off stump, Babar Azam hangs in the crease, dabs cut with soft hands toward point, but the fielder is quick to react, thwarts the ball.

1 25.2 Daryl Mitchell to Fakhar Zaman, 1 run, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease to take fast ball of full length aimed on the off stump, executing a confident cut that sent the ball sailing towards deep point for 1 run.

0 25.1 Daryl Mitchell to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! bouncer, good length, on the off stump, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease to make a room for himself, but left it alone for the keeper to collect at the last moment.

End of Over 25 (20 Runs)
Fakhar Zaman 125 (79)
Babar Azam 66 (62)
Pakistan 199/1
Ish Sodhi
4-0-44-0

1 24.6 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, 1 run, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease and plays a well-timed cut off an off break ball delivers at a full length by the bowler, but the ball lands safely in the hands of the fielder at deep cover for 1 run.

0 24.5 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! arm ball, full length, on the off stump, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease, dabs cut with soft hands toward point, but the fielder is quick to react, thwarts the ball.

6 24.4 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, Six, Six !! What a delivery! off break ball lands right on the off stump, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease, exhibits impeccable timing as batter hammers and sends it flying to the long on region for a remarkable Maximum!

6 24.3 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, Six, Six !! With a brilliant off break ball on the stumps, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease and showcases power-hitting prowess as batter unleashes a spectacular sloge sweep to deep mid wicket for a colossal Maximum!

1 24.2 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, 1 run, Babar Azam hangs in the crease to take arm ball of good length aimed on the stumps, executing a confident pull that sent the ball sailing towards deep mid wicket for 1 run.

6 24.1 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, Six, Six !! With a brilliant arm ball, on the stumps, Babar Azam hangs in the crease, showcases power-hitting prowess as batter unleashes it to long on for a colossal Maximum!

End of Over 24 (7 Runs)
Babar Azam 59 (60)
Fakhar Zaman 112 (75)
Pakistan 179/1
Trent Boult
6-0-50-0

1 23.6 Trent Boult to Babar Azam, 1 run, Babar Azam hangs in the crease to take fast ball of full length aimed on the stumps, executing a confident flick shot that sent the ball sailing towards short mid wicket for 1 run.

0 23.5 Trent Boult to Babar Azam, no run, Dot Ball !! fast ball, yorker, on the off stump, and Babar Azam hangs on and tries to hit cut, but misses it completely as ball beats the bat, goes to the keeper.

1 23.4 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, 1 run, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease to take fast ball of full length aimed on the stumps, executing a confident flick shot that sent the ball sailing towards deep mid wicket for 1 run.

4 23.3 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, Four, Four !! fast ball, full length, on the stumps, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease, plays flick shot in the air to deep mid wicket. Ball finds the ropes for four.

1 23.2 Trent Boult to Babar Azam, 1 run, Babar Azam hangs in the crease and plays a well-timed flick shot off an fast ball delivers at a full length by the bowler, but the ball lands safely in the hands of the fielder at deep mid wicket for 1 run.

0 23.1 Trent Boult to Babar Azam, no run, Dot ball !! fast ball, full length, on the stumps, Babar Azam hangs in the crease and slash defensive shot towards short mid wicket, but the fielder reacts promptly and blocks it right away.

End of Over 23 (12 Runs)
Babar Azam 57 (56)
Fakhar Zaman 107 (73)
Pakistan 172/1
Ish Sodhi
3-0-24-0

1 22.6 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, 1 run, Babar Azam hangs in the crease to take off break ball of full length aimed on the stumps, executing a confident flick shot that sent the ball sailing towards deep mid wicket for 1 run.

1 22.5 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, 1 run, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease to take off break ball of full length aimed on the off stump, executing a confident drive that sent the ball sailing towards long off for 1 run.

1wd 22.5 Ish Sodhi to Fakhar Zaman, 1 wide, Wide Ball !! arm ball full length, on the off stump, That is well outside the off-stump, leaving Fakhar Zaman no chance to play a shot. The umpire stretches arms to signal it a wide ball.

1 22.4 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, 1 run, Babar Azam hangs in the crease to take off break ball of full length aimed on the stumps, executing a confident sweep that sent the ball sailing towards deep square leg for 1 run.

0 22.3 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, no run, Dot ball !! off break ball, full length, on the stumps, Babar Azam hangs in the crease and tucks defensive shot toward the fielder, who halts the ball.

4 22.2 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, Four, Four !! off break ball, full length, on the off stump, Babar Azam hangs in the crease, plays drive in the air to deep cover. Ball finds the ropes for four.

4 22.1 Ish Sodhi to Babar Azam, Four, Four !! arm ball, good length, on the stumps, Babar Azam hangs in the crease, plays pull in the air to deep square leg. Ball finds the ropes for four.

End of Over 22 (1 Runs)
Fakhar Zaman 106 (72)
Babar Azam 47 (51)
Pakistan 160/1
Trent Boult
5-0-43-0

0 21.6 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! fast ball, full length, on the stumps, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease and dabs defensive shot, but the fielder reacts promptly and blocks it right away.

0 21.5 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! inswinger, good length, on the stumps, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease and dabs defensive shot, but the fielder reacts promptly and blocks it right away.

0 21.4 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! fast ball, good length, on the off stump, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease and slash cut towards point, but the fielder reacts promptly and blocks it right away.

0 21.3 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot ball !! fast ball, full length, on the off stump, Fakhar Zaman hangs in the crease, plays it with soft hands towards short mid wicket, but the fielder is quick to react and prevents the run.

0 21.2 Trent Boult to Fakhar Zaman, no run, Dot Ball !! bouncer, back of length, on the stumps, and Fakhar Zaman hangs on and tries to hit hook, but misses it completely as ball beats the bat, goes to the keeper.

Match Details
Match NZ vs PAK, 35th Match
Series ICC Cricket World Cup, 2023
Date 04 Nov 2023
Time 10:30 AM
Toss Pakistan elected to bowl
Venue M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, India
Umpires Paul Wilson (Australia), Richard Kettleborough (England), Richard Illingworth (England, TV)
Referee Richie Richardson (West Indies)