Left-handed openers facing left-handed bowlers in Tests

Left-handed openers facing left-handed bowlers in Tests

Post by Aslam Siddiq » Fri, 02 Apr 2004 00:06:38


Here is a list of Test matches in which a pair of left-handed opening
batsmen faced a pair left-handed opening bowlers. The list is confined
to the occurences in the first innings only. Batsmen's sides are
listed first.

Aus v Ind  Sydney        1967-68
WM Lawry/RM Cowper faced UN Kulkarni/RF Surti

SAf v SL   Johannesburg  2002-03
G Kirsten/GC Smith faced WPUJC Vaas/PDRL Perera

WI  v SL   Kingston      2003
CH Gayle/WW Hinds faced WPUJC Vaas/MTT Mirando

Aus v Ind  Brisbane      2003-04
JL Langer/ML Hayden faced Z Khan/A Nehra

Aus v SL   Kandy         2003-04
JL Langer/ML Hayden faced WPUJC Vaas/DNT Zoysa

Aus v SL   Colombo(SSC)  2003-04
JL Langer/ML Hayden faced WPUJC Vaas/DNT Zoysa

Pak v Ind  Multan        2003-04
Imran Farhat/Taufeeq Umar faced Z Khan/IK Pathan

aslam
GO PACERS!!!

 
 
 

Left-handed openers facing left-handed bowlers in Tests

Post by AJ » Fri, 02 Apr 2004 00:36:25

I maybe mistaken but there was one more instance where Vaas and Sanjeeva De
silva bowled to Saeed Anwar and Aamir Sohail?

-Ajay


Quote:
> Here is a list of Test matches in which a pair of left-handed opening
> batsmen faced a pair left-handed opening bowlers. The list is confined
> to the occurences in the first innings only. Batsmen's sides are
> listed first.

> Aus v Ind  Sydney        1967-68
> WM Lawry/RM Cowper faced UN Kulkarni/RF Surti

> SAf v SL   Johannesburg  2002-03
> G Kirsten/GC Smith faced WPUJC Vaas/PDRL Perera

> WI  v SL   Kingston      2003
> CH Gayle/WW Hinds faced WPUJC Vaas/MTT Mirando

> Aus v Ind  Brisbane      2003-04
> JL Langer/ML Hayden faced Z Khan/A Nehra

> Aus v SL   Kandy         2003-04
> JL Langer/ML Hayden faced WPUJC Vaas/DNT Zoysa

> Aus v SL   Colombo(SSC)  2003-04
> JL Langer/ML Hayden faced WPUJC Vaas/DNT Zoysa

> Pak v Ind  Multan        2003-04
> Imran Farhat/Taufeeq Umar faced Z Khan/IK Pathan

> aslam
> GO PACERS!!!