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Pakistan brush aside Zimbabwe

Pakistan Under-19 139 for 3 (Faraz 68) beat Zimbabwe Under-19 138 (Masasire 65, Zia 3-23) by seven wickets

Pakistan Under-19 inflicted a sixth straight defeat on Zimbabwe Under-19 at the Stellenbosch University Ground. Zimbabwe, after choosing to bat, appeared to be in a comfortable situation at 73 for 1 in the 19th over. Luke Masasire (65) and Kevin Kasuza were involved in a 59-run second-wicket stand but things fell apart after the pair was separated. In a collapse, Zimbabwe lost 9 wickets for 65 runs and were bowled out for 138 in 40.5 overs. Seamer Zia-ul-Haq grabbed three wickets and was supported by Usman Qadir and Mohammad Nawaz, who took two each. Opener Faraz Ali top-scored with 68 in the chase and Pakistan sealed victory with 22 overs to spare and seven wickets in hand.

Pakistan U19 2nd innings Partnerships

34Faraz AliAdnan Mehmood
80Faraz AliShahan Akram
4Mohammad Nawaz (3)Shahan Akram
21Mohammad Nawaz (3)Saifullah Bangash