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2001 NatWest Series
Part of Pakistani cricket team in England in 2001
Australian cricket team in England in 2001
Date 7–23 June 2001
Location England
Result Australia beat Pakistan in the final
Player of the series Waqar Younis (Pak)
Teams
Flag of England England Flag of Australia Australia Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
Captains
Alec Stewart Steve Waugh Waqar Younis
Most runs
Marcus Trescothick (249) Ricky Ponting (298) Yousuf Youhana (263)
Most wickets
Darren Gough (10) Shane Warne (10) Waqar Younis (17)

The 2001 NatWest Series was a One Day International cricket tri-series sponsored by the National Westminster Bank that took place in England between 7 and 23 June 2001. The series involved the national teams of England, Australia and Pakistan. Ten matches were played in total, with each team playing one another thrice during the group stage. The teams which finished in the top two positions following the group stages qualified for the final, which Australia won by defeating Pakistan at Lord's on 23 June by 9 wickets. Preceding the series, England played Pakistan in a two Test series, while following the series, 61st The Ashes series.

Venues

Nottingham London Birmingham Leeds Manchester Cardiff Bristol Chester-le-Street
Trent Bridge
Capacity: 15,000
The Oval
Capacity: 23,500
Edgbaston Cricket Ground
Capacity: 25,000
Headingley
Capacity: 17,500
Old Trafford
Capacity: 15,000
Sophia Gardens
Capacity: 15,643
Bristol County Ground
Capacity: 17,500
Riverside Ground
Capacity: 19,000

Squads

Flag of England England Flag of Australia Australia Flag of Pakistan Pakistan

Matthew Hoggard called up to the England Squad to cover for injured Andy Caddick.

Fixtures

Team Pld W L NR Pts
Flag of Australia Australia 6 5 1 1 11
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan 6 4 1 1 9
Flag of England England 6 0 6 0 0

Pool matches

1st ODI

7 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
165 (47.2 overs)
v Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
273/6 (50 overs)
Pakistan won by 108 runs
Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham
Umpires: Barry Dudleston (Eng) and John Hampshire (Eng)
Man of the Match: Saeed Anwar (Pak)
Nick Knight 59* (115)
Shahid Afridi 3/15 (7.2 overs)
Saeed Anwar 77 (106)
Dominic Cork 2/44 (10 overs)


2nd ODI

9 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
257 (49.5 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
258/3 (45.4 overs)
Australia won by 7 wickets
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Umpires: Alan Whitehead (Eng) and Peter Willey (Eng)
Man of the Match: Ricky Ponting (Aus)
Yousuf Youhana 91* (103)
Shane Warne 3/52 (10 overs)
Ricky Ponting 70 (68)
Shoaib Akhtar 1/41 (5 overs)


3rd ODI

10 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
268/4 (50 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
272/5 (49.3 overs)
Australia won by 5 wickets
The Royal & Sun Alliance County Ground, Bristol
Umpires: John Hampshire (Eng) and Ray Julian (Eng)
Man of the Match: Ricky Ponting (Aus)
Nick Knight 84 (116)
Brett Lee 1/45 (10 overs)
Ricky Ponting 102 (116)
Darren Gough 2/44 (10 overs)


4th ODI

12 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
240 (50 overs)
v Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
242/8 (50 overs)
Pakistan won by 2 runs
Lord's Cricket Ground, London
Umpires: Neil Mallender (Eng) and Ken Palmer (Eng)
Man of the Match: Marcus Trescothick (Eng)
Marcus Trescothick 137 (142)
Waqar Younis 2/20 (10 overs)
Yousuf Youhana 81 (119)
Andy Caddick 2/37 (10 overs)


5th ODI

14 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
86 (32.4 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
208/7 (48 overs)
Australia won by 125 runs (D/L)
Old Trafford, Manchester
Umpires: John Holder (Eng) and Jeremy Lloyds (Eng)
Man of the Match: Jason Gillespie (Aus)
Dominic Cork 17 (18)
Jason Gillespie 3/20 (9 overs)
Steve Waugh 64 (83)
Alan Mullally 3/50 (20 overs)


6th ODI

16 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
v Flag of Australia Australia
Match abandoned
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Umpires: Allan Jones (Eng) and David Shepherd (Eng)


7th ODI

17 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
156 (45.2 overs)
v Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
153/4 (39.5 overs)
Pakistan awarded the match
Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds
Umpires: John Holder (Eng) and Mervyn Kitchen (Eng)
Man of the Match: Waqar Younis (Pak)
Ben Hollioake 53 (66)
Waqar Younis 7/36 (10 overs)
Abdul Razzaq 75 (103)
Dominic Cork 2/32 (5.5 overs)


8th ODI

19 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
290/9 (50 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
254 (46.3 overs)
Pakistan won by 36 runs
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: Neil Mallender (Eng) George Sharp (Eng)
Man of the Match: Waqar Younis (Pak)
Saleem Elahi 79 (91)
Brett Lee 2/41 (10 overs)
Adam Gilchrist 70 (44)
Waqar Younis 6/59 (8 overs)


9th ODI

21 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of England England
176 (43.2 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
177/2 (30.1 overs)
Australia won by 8 wickets
Kennington Oval, London
Umpires: David Constant (Eng) George Sharp (Eng)
Man of the Match: Ricky Ponting (Aus)
Nick Knight 48 (81)
Brett Lee 3/63 (10 overs)
Adam Gilchrist 80 (90)
Robert Croft 1/21 (7 overs)


Final

10th ODI

23 June 2001

Scorecard
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
152 (42.3 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
156/1 (26.3 overs)
Australia won by 9 wickets
Lord's Cricket Ground, London
Umpires: David Shepherd (Eng) and Peter Willey (Eng)
Saeed Anwar 27 (40)
Shane Warne 3/56 (10 overs)
Adam Gilchrist 76* (93)


Statistics

Most runs Most wickets
Flag of Australia Australia Ricky Ponting 298 Flag of Pakistan Pakistan Waqar Younis 17
Flag of Pakistan Pakistan Yousuf Youhana 263 Flag of Australia Australia Shane Warne 10
Flag of England England Marcus Trescothick 249 Flag of Australia Australia Brett Lee 10
Flag of Australia Australia Adam Gilchrist 248 Flag of England England Darren Gough 9
Flag of England England Nick Knight 213 Flag of Australia Australia Glenn McGrath 8

External links


International cricket in 2001 vte
May Pakistan in England
June India in Zimbabwe2001 NatWest SeriesZimbabwe Tri-series
July Australia in EnglandSri Lanka Tri-seriesWest Indies in Zimbabwe
August India in Sri LankaWest Indies in KenyaAsian Test Challenge

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