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Match Day

723dThe Report by Brydon Coverdale

Pakistan hold on in high-voltage game

If ever proof was needed that Pakistan are world cricket's most mercurial side, take this match as exhibit A. Bilawal Bhatti's first over cost 30 runs, Pakistan dropped two catches in three balls, they conceded an 18-ball half-century to Glenn Maxwell and

723dMohammad Isam in Mirpur

Pakistan ready after long break

India have sealed a semi-final spot with three wins in Group 2, Australia are all but out, while West Indies have become Pakistan's closest rivals for a place in the last four

723dMohammad Isam in Mirpur

Maxwell finds his feet under pressure

Glenn Maxwell came in with Australia two down in the first over, but he didn't let that bog him down, choosing instead to take advantage of the field restrictions to launch a methodical counterattack

723dMohammad Isam in Mirpur

'Our fielding was shoddy' - Bailey

Australia dropped two legitimate chances and were generally slow on the field against Pakistan. Their captain George Bailey wasn't impressed

722dMohammad Isam

Moin confident of spinners' impact

Moin Khan, the Pakistan coach, has as much confidence in his spinners as the Australia captain George Bailey has conceded it's going to be a challenge for their batsmen

Most runs by Nos. 4 in a T20I

168

Total runs Umar Akmal and Glenn Maxwell scored today, beating Ponting and Styris' aggregate in the first ever T20I

Powerplay performance

6.96

Pakistan's average run rate in the first six overs, the lowest among the top 8 sides. Australia are top with 7.98

Pakistan's poor starts

19.66

Their average opening stand in their last 10 T20Is. Strike rate of 103. No fifty-plus stands

Prolific v Australia

335

Kamran Akmal's run aggregate v Aus, the highest among batsmen. His strike rate is 143 and averages 47.80 against them

Win-loss in Asia

5-8

Australia's record in Asia, only Bangladesh have done worse (4-10) among teams in the Super 10

Mirpur toss stats

6-0

Win-loss record for the team winning the toss in Mirpur. The split between batting first and chasing is even - three each

ICC Men's T20 World Cup

First Round Group A
TeamMWLPTNRR
BDESH32141.466
NEPAL32140.933
AFG3122-0.981
HKG3122-1.455
First Round Group B
TeamMWLPTNRR
NL32141.109
ZIM32140.957
IRE3214-0.701
UAE3030-1.541
Group 1
TeamMWLPTNRR
SL43162.233
SA43160.075
NZ4224-0.678
ENG4132-0.776
NL4132-0.866
Group 2
TeamMWLPTNRR
INDIA44081.28
WI43161.971
PAK4224-0.384
AUS4132-0.857
BDESH4040-2.072