Asia Cup - Final

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 2 runs

43.5

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, 1 run, short of a good length outside off, pushed through cover for a single

Bangladesh 180/5   Mahmudullah 1* (1b)

44.2

Saeed Ajmal to Mahmudullah, 1 run, ooh, that's a touch risky, bowled on the pads, was the doosra but the short fine is up, swept towards deep backward square for a single

44.4

Saeed Ajmal to Mahmudullah, 1 run, drives that firmly off the front foot to long-off for a single

Bangladesh 185/5   Mahmudullah 3* (3b)

45.2

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, 1 run, Mahmudullah drives that down the ground to long-on for a single

45.4

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, no run, slower one bowled short outside off, didn't pick the change in pace, was through his shot too early, missed

45.5

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, 1 run, short ball on middle, pulled towards deep square leg for a single

Bangladesh 196/6   Mahmudullah 5* (6b)

46.1

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, FOUR, It's still on, folks, Mahmudullah comes down the track, takes that from a length and smashes it through the covers, powerfully struck

46.2

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, 1 leg bye, short of a good length on leg stump, tries to turn it fine, clips the pads and they sneak a leg-bye

46.6

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, no run, superbly bowled by Gul but that's an expensive over, yorker and Mahmudullah did well to dig it out, Mashrafe's back on strike for the next over

Bangladesh 212/6   Mahmudullah 9* (9b 1x4)

47.2

Saeed Ajmal to Mahmudullah, 1 run, wisely played, a single chopped down towards point, Mashrafe's back on strike

Bangladesh 216/6   Mahmudullah 10* (10b 1x4)

48.1

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, 1 run, yorker on middle, good stuff from Gul, digs it out over the bowler for a single

48.3

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, (no ball) 1 run, freehit coming up, Gul has bowled a no-ball, he has overstepped at the wrong time, a single to deep midwicket, pressure, pressure

48.5

Umar Gul to Mahmudullah, 1 run, he had made up his mind, third man is up and Mahmudullah targeted that area, came forward and smartly steered that but straight to Ajmal there, just the single

Bangladesh 226/7   Mahmudullah 13* (13b 1x4)

49.1

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, 1 run, leading edge, tried to shuffle across and paddle it over short fine, went instead to third man, just the single

49.3

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, no run, missed the slower one, was the legcutter, and Mahmudullah didn't pick that, was into the shot too early, dot ball

49.4

Aizaz Cheema to Mahmudullah, 3 runs, What a mess, three runs, three runs, pitched up outside off, driven towards long-off, a wayward throw towards the striker's end that allows them to complete the second and Sarfraz's attempted flick onto the stumps misses it's mark and it's an overthrow

Bangladesh 233/7   Mahmudullah 17* (16b 1x4)
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)
More results »

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

© AFP

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

© AFP

All photos for this match | Galleries