Asia cup T20 2016 Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Mohammad Sami bowled a poor penultimate over, conceding 15 runs, including two no-balls, one of which was eased for a boundary between point and short third man, as a close match turned Bangladesh’s way at Dhaka on Wednesday
Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 6 wickets with 47 balls to spare in a rain-affected 1st ODI at Pallekele. The visitors needed to chase a paltry target of 135 from 42 overs which they did after facing minor hiccups early in their innings.
It was almost as if Friday’s game was being replayed all over again, only the scorecards of the teams were exchanged. While Lanka batted first and successfully defended a low score in the first ODI at Hambantota, Pakistan reversed the procedure at the same venue on Sunday.
Pakistan announced three squads for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. Misbah-ul-Haq has been retained as the Captain of the ODI and the Test teams but for the mini-version of the game that is the T20I format, his name doesn’t even figure in the squad.
South Africa had to settle for a 10-wicket win in the Third and Final Test at Newlands in Cape Town. The hosts had to bat again in their second innings chasing a target of 2 which was done without a single legal delivery bowled with Dhammika Prasad...