Asia Cup - Final

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 2 runs

11.1

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, slides it wide, shortish and Hafeez chops that one down towards point

11.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, floating it towards middle, lands slightly short, punched into the leg side

11.3

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, 3 runs, smartly done by Hafeez, was slower through the air, he waited for it to turn away and guided it behind point for three runs, Shakib gave chase and dragged it back in

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

11.6

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, tossed up on middle, drives it down towards long-on for a single

Pakistan 49/2   Abdur Razzak 1-0-5-0

13.1

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flighted outside off, gets forward, opens the face and plays it towards point

13.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flighted on leg stump, gets a big stride out and knocks it into the leg side

13.3

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, tossed up outside off, pitched up, defended with a lunge back towards the bowler

13.4

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flighted on leg stump, clipped off the pads towards short fine leg

13.5

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, bowled it flat on middle and off, steps back and punches it towards cover

13.6

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, rapped on the pads, went with the arm, struck him outside leg

Pakistan 52/2   Abdur Razzak 2-1-5-0

15.1

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, 1 run, bowled it flat outside off, cracked through towards deep cover for a single

15.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, angling in towards middle, gets on the back foot and stabs it into the off side

15.3

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, angling in towards middle, stretches forward and dabs it into the leg side

15.4

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flighted on middle, drives it back down the pitch

15.5

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, arm ball on the off, made room and cut it down to point

15.6

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slightly short on the off, pushed off the back foot to mid-on, pinches a quick single and makes it in time

Pakistan 57/3   Abdur Razzak 3-1-7-0

17.1

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, shortish outside off, chopped towards point

17.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run

17.3

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, angling in towards leg stump, struck on the pads, that held its line, would have gone down leg

17.4

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, steps forward and defends that into the off side

17.5

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, short, whipped off the back foot through square leg for a single

17.6

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, no run, shortish outside off, turning away, rocks back and crunches it towards point

Pakistan 63/3   Abdur Razzak 4-1-8-0

19.1

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, slow through the air, lands short outside off, guided towards short third

19.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, flighted on the off, reaches forward and pushes it towards mid-off

19.3

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, fires it quick on middle this time, steps back and plays it back to the bowler

19.4

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, appeal for lbw, got an inside edge there as he went for the slog-sweep, tossed up on middle and he tried to go over midwicket, would have also gone down leg

19.5

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, gets a big stride out and defends that into the leg side

19.6

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, tossed up outside off, reaches forward and pushes it to extra cover, a maiden over, tight stuff from Bangladesh

Pakistan 66/3   Abdur Razzak 5-2-8-0

21.1

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, short outside off, can't find the gap, cut away towards point off the back foot

21.2

Abdur Razzak to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT, the frustration set in and it's cost Hafeez his wicket, he struck that hard but could not get the desired elevation, got to the pitch to that flighted ball and struck it straight into the hands of mid-on where Nazmul took a sharp catch

Mohammad Hafeez c Nazmul Hossain b Abdur Razzak 40 (104m 87b 4x4 0x6) SR: 45.97

21.3

Abdur Razzak to Hammad Azam, no run, tossed up on middle, lands full and he defends it into the off side

21.4

Abdur Razzak to Hammad Azam, no run, quicker through the air, lands full and it's pushed back to the bowler

21.5

Abdur Razzak to Hammad Azam, no run, full on the off this time, almost in the blockhole, pushed towards cover

21.6

Abdur Razzak to Hammad Azam, no run, another maiden, short outside off, crunched off the back foot towards cover

Pakistan 70/4   Abdur Razzak 6-3-8-1

23.1

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, no run, quicker through the air, shortish outside off, cuts down to point

23.2

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, no run

23.3

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, no run, shortish on middle, gets on the back foot and punches it down the pitch

23.4

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, Umar Akmal tries to heave that over midwicket, mistimes, danced down the track to send it into the crowd, gets nothing in the end

23.5

Abdur Razzak to Umar Akmal, 1 run, drops that in front of extra cover and Hammad responds well to complete the single

23.6

Abdur Razzak to Hammad Azam, no run, played that one late, got an inside edge, a thick one, towards square leg as he came forward there

Pakistan 83/4   Abdur Razzak 7-3-11-1

36.1

Abdur Razzak to Sarfraz Ahmed, 1 run, tossed up on the off, drives it down the ground to long-off for a single

36.2

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, four more, fired in short on middle and he's attacking, moves back and pulls that over midwicket, powerfully struck

36.3

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, no run, shortish on the off, pushes it back towards the bowler

36.4

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, no run, rocks forward and defends it cautiously this time

36.5

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, FOUR, another one, makes a bit of room this time and thwacks that through extra cover to beat long-off, shortish and he wasn't to the pitch but he made excellent contact

36.6

Abdur Razzak to Shahid Afridi, 1 run, keeps the strike but cracking it down to deep midwicket for a single

Pakistan 149/6   Abdur Razzak 8-3-21-1

45.1

Abdur Razzak to Saeed Ajmal, no run, tossed up on the off, drives that towards Shakib at extra cover, who kicks it back to the bowler

45.2

Abdur Razzak to Saeed Ajmal, 1 leg bye, fires that down the leg side, a leg-bye in the direction of short fine leg

45.3

Abdur Razzak to Sarfraz Ahmed, 1 run, dropped, Sarfraz slog-sweeps but finds Nazimuddin at midwicket, who times his jump well but can't latch on to that really tough chance, intercepted it with one hand but it didn't stick

45.4

Abdur Razzak to Saeed Ajmal, 2 runs, whipped through midwicket by Ajmal for a couple of runs

45.5

Abdur Razzak to Saeed Ajmal, no run, gets forward, closes the face on that one, may have been missing leg as he closed the face on that one

45.6

Abdur Razzak to Saeed Ajmal, OUT, crashed into the stumps, tried to close the face on that one again, it turned away to take out middle and off, another one for Razzak, Pakistan are now nine down

Saeed Ajmal b Abdur Razzak 4 (6m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

Pakistan 206/9   Abdur Razzak 9-3-24-2

47.1

Abdur Razzak to Aizaz Cheema, 1 run, gets the single he wants, moves across to play it wide of short fine leg for a single

47.2

Abdur Razzak to Sarfraz Ahmed, no run, fires it full and wide, Sarfraz was looking to open the face there, missed

47.3

Abdur Razzak to Sarfraz Ahmed, 1 run, full toss on middle and leg, drives it straight towards deep midwicket for a single

47.4

Abdur Razzak to Aizaz Cheema, no run, fires it straight on middle, gets a big stride out, did that strike him outside the line? Got an inside edge onto the pads

47.5

Abdur Razzak to Aizaz Cheema, no run, again, he's defending with his bat close to the pads, another inside edge onto the pads

47.6

Abdur Razzak to Aizaz Cheema, no run, slightly short on middle and off, turns away, defends it into the off side

Pakistan 214/9   Abdur Razzak 10-3-26-2
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 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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