2nd T20, Pakistan comprehensively beat Bangladesh by eight wickets
The second T20 match between Pakistan and Bangladesh will be played in Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
After yesterday’s low-scoring match, today is expected the same as the match will be played on the same ground so the pitch will not behave unexpectedly.
Bangladesh have won the toss and elected to bat first.
Bangladesh is going with the same playing 11 meanwhile Pakistan has brought pace battery Shaheen Shah Afridi back in the squad as last match’s Man of the match, Hassan Ali is rested.
Pakistan (Playing 11): Rizwan (wk), Babar (capt), Fakhar, Haider, Malik, Khushdil, Shadab, Nawaz, Rauf, Afridi, Wasim
Bangladesh (Playing 11): Naim, Saif, Shanto, Afif, Mahmudullah (capt), Nurul (wk), Mahedi, Aminul, Taskin, Shoriful, Mustafizur
Five overs completed, Pakistan managed to keep Bangladesh’s batting lineup to the bay as they are 30/2.
After 15 overs, Bangladesh have scored 85 runs for the loss of five wickets.
Bangladesh have set up a target of 109 runs for Pakistan.
Powerplay of Pakistan’s inning done, they have score 27 runs for the loss of one wicket.
Fakhar Zaman has scored a half-century on 40 balls.
Pakistan beat Bangladesh comprehensively by eight wickets.
A good all-round performance by the Pakistan team. The bowlers set up the base by restricting Bangladesh to a low total.
Then the batsman made sure they crossed the target line without any complexity with 11 balls to spare.
Pakistan has now decisive two-win cushion in a three-match T20 series.