Friday, 16 November, 2018

Trent Boult’s hat trick earns New Zealand 47-run win against Pakistan

Fast bowler Lockie Ferguson joins Trent Boult Tim Southee and Matt Henry in a strong pace contingent in the New Zealand ODI squad GETTY IMAGESFast bowler Lockie Ferguson joins Trent Boult Tim Southee and Matt Henry in a strong pace contingent in the New Zealand ODI squad
Andrew Wong | 08 November, 2018, 18:28

Sarfraz had a heated exchange with Taylor and the on-field umpires as New Zealand, fired by a hat-trick by returning paceman Trent Boult, won the series-opener by 47 runs. It's not his job, his job is to do batting and if he concentrate on that it's better.

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed insists his team can end an 11-match losing run to New Zealand when the two sides meet in the first one-day global in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

"Just make him play, I guess", Boult said when asked how he approached the hat-trick delivery.

Boult (3-54) nailed Pakistan's top order with the wickets of Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam and Mohammad Hafeez off successive deliveries after New Zealand posted a decent 9-266.

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Taylor (80 off 112 balls) and another recent arrival Tom Latham (68 off 64) anchored New Zealand's innings of 266-9 which stuttered late and almost saw another hat-trick.

Boult joined Danny Morrison (against India in Napier in 1994) and Shane Bond (against Australia in Hobart in 2007) as New Zealand hat-trick takers with the 46th occurrence in ODI cricket. Firstly, Lockie Ferguson dismissed Imam (34 from 36 balls), who mistimed a pull to de Grandhomme, with the catcher then nabbing Malik (30 from 50) the next over, who picked out Williamson at mid-off. The Pakistan leg-spinner was the pick of the Pakistan bowlers and finished with figures of four wickets for 38 runs in his full quota of ten overs.

Paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi, playing only his fourth one-day worldwide, had jolted New Zealand at the start with the wickets of George Worker (one) and Colin Munro (29).

The early inroads shackled the New Zealand batsmen in the middle overs, but Kane Williamson and Taylor kept the scorecard ticking along before the former picked out short midwicket off a Shadab long hop.

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He then got Colin de Grandhomme edged at slip two balls later.

"New Zealand have good new ball bowlers and early wickets pushed us too much".

Pakistan have taken serious offence to Ross Taylor's gesture about illegal bowling during this morning's first ODI, calling the act "disgraceful".

That left Pakistan 8-3 in their chase of 267 but they rallied, with Sarfraz Ahmed (64) and Imad Wasim (50) putting on 103 for the seventh wicket to give them a chance of victory.

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Hafeez's bowling will also be under the spotlight in the second game of the three-match series in Abu Dhabi on Friday.

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