India made quick work of Pakistan’s goal of 163 of their last Group A fixture of the Asia Cup 2018, profitable the encounter by eight wickets. With the victory in Dubai, India additionally bettered their Asia Cup File (50-over format) towards their arch-rivals, making it 6-5.The sport was arrange by the Indian bowlers who took wickets at common intervals to by no means permit Pakistan to get again within the recreation. Bhuvneshwar Kumar struck early, dismissing each the openers to place the strain firmly on Pakistan. Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik then mixed to share a 50-run stand however as soon as Kuldeep Yadav removed the previous, the innings simply collapsed with Kedar Jadhav and Kumar taking three wickets every.
In reply, openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan stitched an 86-run stand to set the sport up for them. Sharma bought out moments after attending to his 35th ODI fifty to Shadab Khan. Dhawan missed out on his fifty when he was out for 46 however Ambati Rayudu and Dinesh Karthik ensured there have been no extra hiccups.
After India scored the profitable runs, a number of present and former cricketers congratulated the Indian facet on their resounding victory on Wednesday.
Former Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag additionally rejoiced after the efficiency of Rohit Sharma’s facet. He wrote, “Congratulations India on a really complete victory. Great group effort and nice contributions from everybody.”
Congratulations India on a really complete victory. Great group effort and nice contributions from everybody #INDvPAK
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) September 19, 2018
Former Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh additionally wished the Indian facet after the victory. He wrote, “Congratulations India! Total an incredible group effort by bowlers and batsmen.. properly performed!”
Listed below are a number of the different reactions after the win:
A powerful win for India, particularly contemplating taking part in again to again matches on this warmth. The bowlers had been good and Rohit led the group brilliantly. Congratulations! #IndvPak — VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) September 19, 2018
— Rahul Sharma (@ImRahulSharma3) September 19, 2018
A commanding effort by the Indian group to beat Pakistan by eight wickets. What a begin by Bhuvi, he is again in type and so is India. After the Hong Kong recreation, this was a lot wanted #AsiaCup #INDvPAK
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) September 19, 2018
First Revealed: September 19, 2018, 11:31 PM IST