Asia Cup - 5th match

India v Pakistan

India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

42.6

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, no run, the milestone will have to wait, he stays back and defends this one

Pakistan 273/3   Shahid Afridi 0* (1b)

43.2

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, gets to 7000 ODI runs with a single squeezed out to deep cover

43.4

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, pushes a full delivery down to long-on, looks like he's setting himself up for something big

43.6

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, no run, tries to squeeze out a yorker outside off and Dhoni asks the question, he thought he may have edged it

Pakistan 278/3   Shahid Afridi 2* (4b)

44.3

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, full and wide outside the off stump, he makes room and tries to squirt it out

44.3

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 2 leg byes, clipped off the pad to the on side and there's an overthrow to the bowler's end

44.4

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, smacks a low full toss wide of long-off, Dinda does well to pick it up so they can only take a single

44.6

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, good slower ball again, Afridi makes room and angles it down to third man

Pakistan 287/3   Shahid Afridi 4* (7b)

45.1

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 wide, Irfan totally loses control of that, high full toss really wide of the off stump, he was attempting the slower ball

45.1

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, no run, good comeback by Irfan, gets his slower ball right this time, can only push it back to the bowler

45.2

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, punches it towards mid-off and hurries the single

45.6

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, fullish delivery and drilled down to long-on

Pakistan 295/3   Shahid Afridi 6* (10b)

46.1

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, reaches out to a low full toss outside off and he slices it one-handed over point, he seems to have broken his bat

46.3

Kumar to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, scoops a low full toss and it just drops short of long-on, another chip flies off the bat and this time Afridi asks for a new bat

Pakistan 298/3   Shahid Afridi 8* (12b)

47.2

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, bashed down the ground to long-off and he nearly smacked his non-striker along the way

47.4

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, 1 no ball, he loses control of that and sprays a high full toss, apologies to Afridi

47.4

IK Pathan to Shahid Afridi, OUT, he picks a full delivery and tries to hoick it over deep midwicket but hits it straight down Kohli's throat, temporary relief for India

Shahid Afridi c Kohli b IK Pathan 9 (26m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

Pakistan 313/4   Shahid Afridi 9 (15b)
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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 18, 2012

Virat Kohli reacts to reaching 150 for the first time, India v Pakistan, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 18, 2012

Virat Kohli reacts to reaching 150 for the first time

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Mar 18, 2012

Rohit Sharma turns one off his hips, India v Pakistan, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 18, 2012

Rohit Sharma turns one off his hips

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