Asia Cup - 5th match

India v Pakistan

India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

16.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, FOUR, Jamshed made a bit of room exposed the stumps, waited for the turn and punched it hard past cover, well played

16.2

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 wide, strays down the leg side

16.2

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 3 runs, excellent fielding by Dinda at fine leg, forcefully swept past short fine leg and Dinda sweeping on the leg side gave it everything and cut it off before the rope

16.3

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, round the wicket to the right-hander, he clips it down to midwicket

16.4

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, commits to the sweep and he places it to the leg side

16.5

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, goes back, waits for the turn and clips it to the on side

16.6

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, stays back and clips it firmly down towards deep midwicket

Pakistan 94/0   R Ashwin 1-0-11-0

19.1

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, tossed up on middle and leg and clipped down to midwicket

19.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, clipped behind square and Raina slides and cuts it off

19.3

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, no run, bowls it flatter and Jamshed punches it down to mid-on

19.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, hint of turn and he clips it against the turn

19.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, gets forward and softly knocks it back to the bowler

19.6

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, clipped straight to midwicket, better over for India

Pakistan 121/0   R Ashwin 2-0-13-0

21.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, no run, makes room and cuts down to point

21.2

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, no run, makes room and pulls but finds mid-on

21.3

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, FOUR, bowls it flat and short and Jamshed was ready for that, rocked back and pulled wide of Tendulkar at mid-on

21.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, gets a thin outside edge down to third man

21.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, makes room and he cuts just wide of Irfan at third man

21.6

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, punched down to long-on and they jog the single

Pakistan 133/0   R Ashwin 3-0-20-0

24.1

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, bowls round the wicket, tries to sweep but ends up inside edging to thje pad

24.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, tried to slice that past third man

24.3

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, gets well forward and clips it down to square leg

24.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, flatter delivery and clipped down to deep midwicket

24.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, drops it short again and he stays back and pulls down to Irfan at wide long-on

24.6

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, tossed up on the pads and clipped to square leg for the single to bring up the 150, very ominous signs for India. These two have been quite reletless

Pakistan 150/0   R Ashwin 4-0-25-0

26.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, steers it down to point

26.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, goes back and punches it down to long-off

26.3

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, no run, punches it back to the bowler

26.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, no run

26.5

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, punches it to long-off and he jogs the single

26.6

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, works it down towards square leg for a single

Pakistan 159/0   R Ashwin 5-0-28-0

28.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, clips it to the on side

28.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, gets forward and works it down to long-on

28.3

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, makes a lot of room and cuts it wide of point

28.4

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run

28.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, pushes a low full toss down to long-on

28.6

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, flatter delivery and he forces it down to long-off

Pakistan 175/0   R Ashwin 6-0-33-0

33.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, goes back at the crease and thumps it down to long-on

33.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, full and pushed back to the bowler

33.3

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, tossed up and clipped down to long-on

33.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, stays back and whips it against the turn to midwicket, on 98 now

33.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, drifts wide down the leg side, quicker delivery

33.5

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, commits forward and gently pushes it to long-on

33.6

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, tossed up on the leg stump and he clips it down to deep square leg

Pakistan 209/0   R Ashwin 7-0-39-0

35.1

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, drops it flat and he makes room and pulls down to deep midwicket

35.2

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, hit on the pads as he tries to sweep and there's an appeal, seems like ages ago since we heard an appeal

35.3

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run

35.4

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, FOUR, makes room and lofts it inside out over cover, top shot

35.5

Ashwin to Nasir Jamshed, OUT, Irfan just manages to hang on! Jamshed gets on his knee and slogs and gets a top edge that swirls towards short third man, Irfan jogs forward and the ball nearly bounces off his palm

Nasir Jamshed c IK Pathan b Ashwin 112 (159m 104b 10x4 1x6) SR: 107.69

35.6

Ashwin to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, stays back and he clips it off the pads

Pakistan 224/1   R Ashwin 8-0-45-1

37.1

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, 4 runs, ouch! Rohit and Kohli collide, he played it behind square leg and the two fielders converged, Kohli seemed to take the bigger blow, they run four

37.2

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, 1 run

37.3

Ashwin to Younis Khan, 1 run, gets forward and pushes it to the off side

37.4

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, no run, clipped just wide of the bowler

37.5

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, no run, turn and bounce and it hits him high on the pad

37.6

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, no run, clipped to the on side and they can't sneak in a single

Pakistan 237/2   R Ashwin 9-0-51-1

39.1

Ashwin to Younis Khan, 1 run, clipped down to deep midwicket

39.2

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, 1 run, continues round the wicket, he stays back and clips him down to deep midwicket

39.3

Ashwin to Younis Khan, 1 run, stays back and clips it with the turn to long-on

39.4

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, 1 run, clipped towards long-on again, shaping to be another big partnership

39.5

Ashwin to Younis Khan, 1 run, jogs a single to the leg side

39.6

Ashwin to Umar Akmal, no run, Akmal shapes to cut but the extra bounce beats him, that wasn't too far from the edge too

Pakistan 256/2   R Ashwin 10-0-56-1
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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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