Asia Cup - Final

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 2 runs

5.3

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, fullish outside off, pushed straight to extra cover

5.4

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run

5.5

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 3 runs, angling in towards middle and leg, clipped past square leg for three runs, Hafeez runs well towards the striker's end

Pakistan 22/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 3* (3b)

6.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, a bit of away movement there, landed on a good length and darted away, defends it off the back foot in front of cover

6.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, closes the face on that one and works it behind square leg for a single

Pakistan 23/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 4* (5b)

7.1

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, lands on a length outside off, nips in after pitching, shoulders arms to that one

7.2

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, short of a good length on the off, comes back in, gets forward and defends it with bat close to pad

7.3

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, pitched on a length on the off, presents the face and plays it back to the bowler

7.4

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, driven hard but straight to mid-on, pitched up on the off and drills it down the ground but finds the fielder

7.5

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, angling in towards middle, pitched up and he presents the full face while playing it back

7.6

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, poor delivery, they've bowled these deliveries on the pads far too frequently, flicked away past fine leg for a boundary

Pakistan 31/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 8* (11b 1x4)

8.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, gets on the back foot and taps it to cover

Pakistan 33/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 9* (12b 1x4)

9.1

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, short of a good length outside off, Misbah attempts the cut but can't connect, was short and wide

9.2

Nazmul Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, well fielded at cover, pitched on a length and that was driven hard, Mahmudullah dived to his right and saved a few runs there, kept them to just a single

Pakistan 34/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 10* (14b 1x4)

10.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, gets forward and defends it into the off side

Pakistan 44/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 10* (15b 1x4)

11.4

Abdur Razzak to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, angling in towards off, stretches forward and defends it into the off side

11.5

Abdur Razzak to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, gets forward and turns the face to play it behind square leg for a single

Pakistan 48/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 11* (17b 1x4)

12.2

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, angling in towards middle, defends it in front of the bowler from the crease

12.3

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, back of a length on the off, knocks it down towards point from the crease

12.4

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, banged short on middle, rolls his wrists over that one and plays it down towards deep square leg

Pakistan 51/2   Misbah-ul-Haq 12* (20b 1x4)

14.1

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 wide, banged in short outside leg stump, Misbah allows it to go through, called a wide

14.1

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, no run, pitched up on the off, drives it through the line towards mid-off

14.2

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, 1 run, short of a good length on middle, turns it through square leg for a single

14.5

Shahadat Hossain to Misbah-ul-Haq, OUT, run-out, another wicket, Nasir Hossain is an excellent fielder, that was defended in front of him at point, Misbah took off and then hesitated, Nasir ran in from point, picked it up and aimed accurately at the non-striker's end, Misbah has to go, he was well short

Misbah-ul-Haq run out 13 (48m 23b 1x4 0x6) SR: 56.52

Pakistan 55/3   Misbah-ul-Haq 13 (23b 1x4)
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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
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Photos

Mar 22, 2012

Pakistan players walk back after securing victory, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Asia Cup final, Mirpur, March 22, 2012

Pakistan players walk back after securing victory

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Mar 22, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan scoops one over short fine leg, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Asia Cup final, Mirpur, March 22, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan scoops one over short fine leg

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