Player of the Match
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All-round Sohail gives Pakistan 1-0 lead

An unexpectedly frugal bowling spell and an unbeaten fifty from Haris Sohail helped Pakistan take a 1-0 lead with a slender three-wicket win against New Zealand in Dubai

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World Cup combination the bigger goal - Misbah

Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan captain, admitted that Mohammad Hafeez's bowling suspension had been an issue for the side but was pleased with the effort that Haris Sohail had shown as a part-time bowler in the first ODI

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A country for old men

Plays of the day from the first ODI between Pakistan and New Zealand in Dubai

So Long!


Number of months after which Afridi has faced more than 25 balls in an innings. Last time was during his 76 v WI in July 2013