Ind vs Pak, Asia Cup T20: India crush Pakistan by 5 wickets

Dhaka: India thrashed arch-rivals Pakistan by 5 wickets with 27 balls remaining in a round-robin league match of the Asia Cup T20 tournament at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on Saturday.

Virat Kohli (49) top scored and won the Man of the match title. Kohli put up a 68-run stand with Yuvraj Singh, who scored 14 not out.

Earlier, after winning the toss, India put up an amazing bowling display as they bundled out Pakistan for 83 in 17.3 overs.

India back on track, 67/3 (12.4)​

India 63/3 (12 overs)

11.3 FOUR! That's sheer class from Virat Kohli. Moving across the line, Kohli flicked the ball over the deep midwicket boundary for four.

India 58/3 (11 overs)

10.1 It's a Free Hit for Yuvraj.

India 53/3 (10 overs)

India 50/3 (9 overs)

Four, two, Four, The first three balls of Wahab Riaz and Kohli has smashed out of the pressure mounted after the quick fall of three wickets.

India 35/3 (8 overs)

7.5 Mohammad Irfan to Kohli, FOUR, just short of the man at first slip! The ball raced down the third man for four.

India 29/3 (7/20 ov)

India 21/3 (6/20 ov)

Over 5 (7 runs) IND 20/3, Kohli 6* (15) Yuvraj 5 (8)

4.6 M Amir to Kohli, no run,good length outside off stump. It's a miss.

4.5 M Amir to Kohli, no run,short length outside off stump. Kohli leaves it.

4.4 M Amir to Kohli, no run, full length outside off stump. Virat misses the shot.

4.3 M Amir to Kohli, no run, short length outside off stump. No shot.

4.2 M Amir to Yuvraj, short length just outside off stump. Yuvi picks up a single.

4.1 M Amir to Kohli, short length outside off stump. Misses it completely.

4.1 M Amir to Kohli, Wide!

India 13/3 (4/20 ov)

3.6 M Irfan to Yuvraj, no run, good length just outside off stump. Yuvraj misses the shot.

3.5 M Irfan to Yuvraj no run, short length just outside off stump.

3.4 M Irfan to Yuvraj no run,  short length outside off stump. 

3.3 M Irfan to Yuvraj, no run, good length outside off stump. 

3.2 M Irfan to Yuvraj, no run, full length outside off stump. Yuvraj misses the shot.

3.1 M Irfan to Yuvraj, full length outside off stump. It's a four.

Over 2 (4 runs)   IND 6/2

1.6 M Sami to Kohli, no run, short length outside off stump. Virat leaves it.

1.5 M Sami to Kohli, short length on middle stump. Two runs.

1.4 M Sami to Kohli, no run, good length on off stump. Leaves it.

1.3 M Sami to Kohli, good length on middle stump. Virat picks up two.

1.2 M Sami to Kohli, no run, short length outside off stump. Leaves it.

1.1 M Sami to Kohli, no run, short length just outside off stump. No shot.

Over 1 (2 runs, 2 wickets)

0.6 M Amir to Raina, no run, short length just outside off stump. Dot ball.

0.5 M Amir to Raina, no run, short length outside off stump. No run.

0.4 M Amir to Rahane, WICKET! Rahane is out lbw Mohammad Amir

0.4 M Amir to Rahane, Wide delivery

0.3 M Amir to Kohli, full length outside off stump. He plays but misses. No run.

0.2 M Amir to Sharma, WICKET! Rohit is out lbw Mohammad Amir

0.1 M Amir to Sharma, no run, full length on off stump. Rohit plays but misses.

Pakistan innings

Powerplay - 32 runs, 3 wickets

Pakistan: 50 runs in 10.4 overs

Pakistan - 83/10 in 17.3 overs

 

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