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10.1 Saqlain to Gonzalez, FOUR!, Wonderful shot by the young man! He went aerial over midwicket and split the gap between the fielders on the boundary!
10.2 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 2 runs, Swept fine and they scramble two runs. Well done.
10.3 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, A paddle sweep and short fine leg sprinted around to field and keep it to 1 run.
10.4 Saqlain to Fitzsimmons, 1 run, A little short and Fitzsimmons looked to cut but couldn't beat Kemp at short fine leg. They run a single.
10.4 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 0 runs, A looping offbreak that Gonzalez patted back down the track.
10.6 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, Anotherpaddle sweep by Gonzalez and they take another single.
End of over 11 (9 runs) - Upper Body 78/3
JP Gonzalez 16* (12b) Saqlain Mushtaq 2-0-12-0
BC Fitzsimmons 1* (1b)
11.1 Klusener to Gonzalez, 1 run, Guided to third man for a single.
11.2 Klusener to Fitzsimmons, SIX!, Short ball and BANG! Swung high over midwicket and all the way for six! Excellent shot there!
11.3 Klusener to Fitzsimmons, 2 runs, Driven through the covers and the man ran around to cut it off. An easy 2 runs.
11.4 Klusener to Fitzsimmons, FOUR!, Pitched up again and another drive, but a bit squarer. Hinds has a lot of work on the boundary but can't cut this one off.
11.5 Klusener to Fitzsimmons, SIX!, That's a woeful ball! Klusener strayed onto middle stump with a full toss and Fitzsimmons flicked it high and hard for another six!
11.6 Klusener to Fitzsimmons, 3 runs, That one zipped into the batsman and he played fine off his hips. The fielder cuts it off, but they get a third. Expensive over!
End of over 12 (22 runs) - Upper Body 100/3
JP Gonzalez 17* (13b) L Klusener 2-0-28-1
BC Fitzsimmons 22* (6b)
12.1 Saqlain to Fitzsimmons, 3 runs, A sweep shot that goes very fine and they get three runs as Henderson cuts the ball off.
12.2 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, Flicked to the right of Henderson and they took a quick single.
12.3 Saqlain to Fitzsimmons, 0 runs, He threatened to go after that flighted ball, but just tapped it back to the bowler.
12.4 Saqlain to Fitzsimmons, OUT!, Fitzsimmons went big again but just sent the ball down the throat of long-on.
BC Fitzsimmons c Benkenstein b Saqlain 25 (9)
Partnership 35 (JP Gonzalez 10, BC Fitzsimmons 25)
Upper Body 104/4 (12.4 overs)
The batsmen crossed...
12.5 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 2 runs, Swept square for 2 runs.
12.6 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, Pushed to long leg for 1.
End of over 13 (7 runs) - Upper Body 107/4
JP Gonzalez 21* (16b) Saqlain Mushtaq 3-0-19-1
Bazid Khan 0* (0b)
Henderson is back...
13.1 Henderson to Gonzalez, 2 runs, Mistimed through the covers but placed well enough for 2 runs.
13.2 Henderson to Gonzalez, 1 run, Short outside offstump but well stopped by Kemp. He saved 3 runs.
13.3 Henderson to Bazid Khan, 0 runs, Full length and punched to short extra cover.
13.4 Henderson to Bazid Khan, 1 run, Clipped to long leg for a single. Off the mark.
13.5 Henderson to Gonzalez, 0 runs, Yorker length and Gonzalez almost caught off-guard.
13.6 Henderson to Gonzalez, 1 run, Pitched up and driven down the ground for a single.
End of over 14 (5 runs) - Upper Body 112/4
JP Gonzalez 25* (20b) T Henderson 3-0-22-0
Bazid Khan 1* (2b)
14.1 Saqlain to Gonzalez, FOUR!, BANG! Gonzalez charged down the pitch and lofted it dead straight. Stunning shot!
14.2 Saqlain to Gonzalez, FOUR!, He goes again! The ball is flatter, but it's the same shot and it bounces twice and goes for four.
14.3 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, Flat delivery and slapped down to long-on for a single.
14.4 Saqlain to Bazid Khan, 1 run, Late cut and a quick single as Kemp fields.
14.5 Saqlain to Gonzalez, BEATEN!, He went for another big one with the slog sweep, but missed the ball entirely.
14.6 Saqlain to Gonzalez, 1 run, Floated up by Saqlain and pushed down to long-on for one run.
End of over 15 (11 runs) - Upper Body 123/4
JP Gonzalez 35* (25b) Saqlain Mushtaq 4-0-30-1
Bazid Khan 2* (3b)
Sreesanth said, "Next ball he was beaten and I said, 'is this the King Charles Lara? Who is this impostor, moving around nervously? I should have kept my mouth shut for the next ball - mind you, it was a length ball - Lara just pulled it over the church beyond the boundary! He is a true legend."