ICC World Twenty20 - 12th match, Group D

Bangladesh v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

0.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, goes hard at that one, bowled flat outside off and it turns in just a hint, swept over the square leg fielder for a boundary

Bangladesh 5/0   Mohammad Ashraful 4* (3b 1x4)   Mohammad Hafeez 0.4-0-5-0

1.1

Sohail Tanvir to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, scooped for four, gets across, well outside off and picks it neatly over short fine leg for a boundary

Bangladesh 13/0   Mohammad Ashraful 10* (6b 2x4)   Sohail Tanvir 0.1-0-6-0

2.2

Umar Gul to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, Bangladesh have begun confidently here, short of a length and it's pulled through midwicket for a boundary, got back quickly to dispatch that

Bangladesh 17/0   Tamim Iqbal 6* (4b 1x4)   Umar Gul 0.2-0-4-0

2.5

Umar Gul to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, slashed away hard, width, more than the previous delivery, and he cashed in, smacking it hard over point for four more

Bangladesh 26/0   Tamim Iqbal 10* (7b 2x4)   Umar Gul 0.5-0-13-0

2.6

Umar Gul to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, good stuff from Tamim, Gul holds it back further, drops it short on the off and Tamim swings that one hard over midwicket for a boundary

Bangladesh 30/0   Tamim Iqbal 14* (8b 3x4)   Umar Gul 1-0-17-0

3.1

Sohail Tanvir to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, inside edge and four, Ashraful charges out of the crease to send that length ball over the leg-side field but it was a touch too wide, nevertheless, he got an inside edge to beat fine leg for four

Bangladesh 34/0   Mohammad Ashraful 14* (12b 3x4)   Sohail Tanvir 1.1-0-10-0

4.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, uppish but in the gap, shortish outside off, turns away and he handles it well, gets on the back foot and cuts it wide of the diving point for a boundary

Bangladesh 41/1   Tamim Iqbal 18* (9b 4x4)   Mohammad Hafeez 1.1-0-11-0

4.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Tamim Iqbal, FOUR, short on the leg stump, whips it hard behind square off the back foot, stylishly done and it fetches him another four

Bangladesh 45/1   Tamim Iqbal 22* (10b 5x4)   Mohammad Hafeez 1.2-0-15-0

5.2

Sohail Tanvir to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, picks the gap between point and backward point, short and it's easy pickings, cuts it crisply into that gap for a boundary

Bangladesh 53/1   Shakib Al Hasan 8* (8b 1x4)   Sohail Tanvir 2.2-0-17-1

5.3

Sohail Tanvir to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Shakib is on the attack, short and it's dispatched with ease past cover, width, room and he doesn't waste the chance

Bangladesh 57/1   Shakib Al Hasan 12* (9b 2x4)   Sohail Tanvir 2.3-0-21-1

5.4

Sohail Tanvir to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, three in a row, Shakib being cheeky this time, angling on the pads and he delicately turns it down to the fine-leg boundary

Bangladesh 61/1   Shakib Al Hasan 16* (10b 3x4)   Sohail Tanvir 2.4-0-25-1

9.5

Saeed Ajmal to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, slower through the air this time, Shakib went for a big sweep and missed, or so we thought. There may have been a faint bottom-edge and it went through Kamran Akmal's legs, four runs

Bangladesh 86/2   Shakib Al Hasan 25* (22b 4x4)   Saeed Ajmal 0.5-0-8-0

9.6

Saeed Ajmal to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, drives that inside out and imparts a good amount of power, was angled towards leg stump and Shakib stepped out to launch that into the gap between deep extra cover and long-off for a one bounce four

Bangladesh 90/2   Shakib Al Hasan 29* (23b 5x4)   Saeed Ajmal 1-0-12-0

10.4

Umar Gul to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, dispatched again, short and wide, poor follow-up ball, slashed away over point, third man had no chance

Bangladesh 101/2   Shakib Al Hasan 39* (25b 6x4 1x6)   Umar Gul 1.4-0-28-0

12.3

Yasir Arafat to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Shakib's lucky, short on the off and he tries to pull it square, gets a top edge over the keeper's head for a boundary, was the slower bouncer

Bangladesh 111/2   Shakib Al Hasan 46* (32b 7x4 1x6)   Yasir Arafat 0.3-0-5-0

13.3

Shahid Afridi to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, slower through the air, Mushfiqur spotted it, ended up being a half-tracker, it landed short, he moved back to pull it hard through midwicket

Bangladesh 124/2   Mushfiqur Rahim 22* (22b 1x4 1x6)   Shahid Afridi 2.3-0-14-0

14.5

Yasir Arafat to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Shakib's looking splendid here, picked the slower ball, came down the pitch and lofted it clean between long-off and deep cover for a one bounce four

Bangladesh 133/3   Shakib Al Hasan 60* (39b 8x4 2x6)   Yasir Arafat 1.5-0-18-1

17.1

Umar Gul to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, full toss on middle and it's scooped superbly by Shakib, there's Tanvir at fine leg but while he gets across, he can't drag it back in, ends up palming it back onto the ropes

Bangladesh 146/4   Shakib Al Hasan 67* (44b 9x4 2x6)   Umar Gul 2.1-0-33-0

17.5

Umar Gul to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, poor line from Umar Gul, lands full on the pads and it's flicked away with ease, lands just inside the ropes, Bangladesh have gone past 150

Bangladesh 152/4   Shakib Al Hasan 73* (48b 10x4 2x6)   Umar Gul 2.5-0-39-0

17.6

Umar Gul to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, Another poor delivery, too full, Shakib dances down the pitch and converts that into the a full toss to smack it past extra cover

Bangladesh 156/4   Shakib Al Hasan 77* (49b 11x4 2x6)   Umar Gul 3-0-43-0

18.6

Saeed Ajmal to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, had made room for himself but Ajmal stilled floated it wide of the off stump, the result: creamed over extra cover for four more

Bangladesh 168/4   Nasir Hossain 11* (10b 1x4)   Saeed Ajmal 4-0-32-0

19.5

Yasir Arafat to Nasir Hossain, FOUR, a boundary, shortish outside off, cuts it away over point for a boundary, made some room while simultaneously taking a couple of steps forward

Bangladesh 175/5   Nasir Hossain 16* (12b 2x4)   Yasir Arafat 2.5-0-25-2
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Sep 25, 2012

Imran Nazir scored 72 off 36 balls, Bangladesh v Pakistan, World Twenty20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September 25, 2012

Imran Nazir scored 72 off 36 balls

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Sep 25, 2012

Mohammad Hafeez and Imran Nazir helped Pakistan to a strong start in their chase, Bangladesh v Pakistan, World Twenty20 2012, Group D, Pallekele, September 25, 2012

Mohammad Hafeez and Imran Nazir helped Pakistan to a strong start in their chase

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