Asia Cup - 1st match

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 21 runs

10.1

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, beautifully driven but there's a deep cover in place, was pitched up and Hafeez went after it, just the single in the end

10.2

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, no run, yorker, just outside off stump and Jamshed can't get his bat down in time, tried to dig it out but missed

10.3

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 leg bye, shortish on leg stump, tries to work it off his hips, struck on the thigh, a leg-bye taken

10.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, shortish on the off, rocks on the back foot to play it to cover

10.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, beaten, shaping away from the right hander, Hafeez pushed at that one loosely but it moved away to just go past the outside edge

10.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, short outside off, crunched off the back foot towards point

Pakistan 38/0   Shahadat Hossain 1-0-1-0

12.1

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, goodish length outside off, gets forward and opens the face to play it wide of point where NAsir dives full length again, just the single

12.2

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 2 runs, around middle and leg, turned away through midwicket, Razzak runs across in the deep and fumbles, allowing them ample time to come back for the second

12.3

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, (no ball) 1 run, back of a length on middle, oversteps, called a no-ball and time for a free hit, mistimes a pull behind square for a single, massive no-ball that

12.3

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, a full toss, an outswinging full toss, Hafeez has a swing at that one and is caught at third man, got a top-edge, just the single in the end

12.4

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, turned through square leg for a single, bowled at 135.2kmph

12.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, banged in short on leg stump, played away towards fine leg for one more

12.6

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, plenty of width there, crunched towards deep cover from the crease, just the single

Pakistan 49/0   Shahadat Hossain 2-0-10-0

14.1

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, no run, Jamshed made room as Shahadat ran in, short of a good length outside leg stump, tried to open the face, got an inside edge

14.2

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, banged in short, pulled away but there is a deep square leg, just the single

14.3

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, angling in towards middle, got across to flick it square, got it much finer for a single, was right on middle

14.4

Shahadat Hossain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, pitched up outside off, driven handsomely but straight to deep cover for a single

14.5

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, lovely timing, Hafeez is not so much power-play, it's mostly timing with him, short outside off and it's cut with minimum effort past the diving point

14.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, guides that one down to third man for a single

Pakistan 60/0   Shahadat Hossain 3-0-18-0

32.1

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, bowled it full on middle and leg, flicked away uppishly into the deep wide of midwicket for a couple of runs

32.2

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, on a good length on middle, pushed down the ground to long-on for a single

32.3

Shahadat Hossain to Younis Khan, 1 run, a quick single, pushed it wide of the bowler towards mid-off and ran through to the other end

32.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, banged in short outside off, drags it past midwicket into the deep for a single

32.5

Shahadat Hossain to Younis Khan, OUT, gone, Younis has to go, Shahadat sends him back, Younis moved way too across to that good length ball on middle and tried to flick it square but closed the face too early, Razzak standing at point judged it well

Younis Khan c Abdur Razzak b Shahadat Hossain 12 (21m 15b 1x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

32.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, banged in short on middle, an attempted bouncer, a touch too high, the batsmen isn't troubled, called a wide

32.6

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, angling it on the pads, tries to tickle it fine, clips the pads on the way to the keeper

Pakistan 161/2   Shahadat Hossain 4-0-24-1

34.1

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, FOUR, Umar gets a boundary to third man, walked forward and opened the face but it went finer than he would have initially intended

34.2

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, slower one bowled on a good length, played it behind point for a single

34.3

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, angling it on the pads, wants to flick it through square but is struck on the pads, wants a leg-bye till but Umar isn't game for it

34.4

Shahadat Hossain to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT, Shahadat picks up his second wicket this spell, Pakistan have lost two quickly, a short ball on middle, came on to Hafeez quicker than he would have liked, got a top edge and Shafiul took a dolly at square leg

Mohammad Hafeez c Shafiul Islam b Shahadat Hossain 89 (153m 126b 7x4 0x6) SR: 70.63

34.5

Shahadat Hossain to Asad Shafiq, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, runs it down to third man for a single

34.6

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, another single, gets on the back foot and runs it to third man

Pakistan 171/3   Shahadat Hossain 5-0-31-2

36.1

Shahadat Hossain to Asad Shafiq, no run, angling in towards middle, gets front and across and works it towards midwicket

36.2

Shahadat Hossain to Asad Shafiq, 2 runs, slower one bowled on a good length, crunched through towards deep extra cover for a couple of runs

36.3

Shahadat Hossain to Asad Shafiq, OUT, The short ball works again for Shahadat, Pakistan losing their way here, banged in short and Asad goes hard at it, went for the hook but couldn't connect well, holed out to deep square leg where Mashrafe ran across a little and judged it well

Asad Shafiq c Mashrafe Mortaza b Shahadat Hossain 4 (10m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

36.4

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, driven hard wide of deep cover for a couple of runs

36.5

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, no run, slower offcutter, tried to run it behind point, missed

36.6

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, Umar looking to score, shuffles across and picks that over square leg when the intended area was short fine, just the single

Pakistan 178/4   Shahadat Hossain 6-0-36-3

38.1

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, guided towards third man for a single

38.2

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, no run, slower one, lands on a length and Umar went after it but didn't pick the change in pace, missed

38.3

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, banged in short and Umar connects well, pulling it wide of deep square leg for a couple of runs, a fumble in the deep allowing them to finish the second

38.4

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, FOUR, this one has been dispatched, short again and he shapes up for the pull and then smashes it over midwicket

38.5

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, slower one bowled short on the off, knocks it down in front of point for a single

38.6

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, yorker length outside off, dug out in front of extra cover, Shakib runs in but fails to collect that cleanly

Pakistan 191/4   Shahadat Hossain 7-0-45-3

42.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sarfraz Ahmed, 1 run, good length outside off, opens the face to play it through point for a single

42.2

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Gul, no run, back of a length on the off, rocks back and knocks it down on the pitch

42.3

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Gul, FOUR, lovely shot, bowled it full, in fact it was a full toss on middle, flicked it away through square leg for a boundary

42.4

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Gul, 2 runs, nicely done again, got across and just chipped it over midwicket for a couple more runs

42.5

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Gul, no run, banged it short outside off, leaves it through to the keeper

42.6

Shahadat Hossain to Umar Gul, 1 run, pushed it through point, a misfield, gets a quick single

Pakistan 208/7   Shahadat Hossain 8-0-53-3
Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 22, 2012
Pakistan won by 2 runs
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2012
India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Mar 16, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 15, 2012
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 11, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan misses and is bowled, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 11, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan misses and is bowled

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Mar 11, 2012

Umar Gul celebrates Nasir Hossain's wicket as Shakib Al Hasan watches, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 11, 2012

Umar Gul celebrates Nasir Hossain's wicket as Shakib Al Hasan watches

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