Sunday, 28 July 2013

Pakistan remain good in T20s

The Pakistan team had a great series as they won the one-day series by 3-1 and now they also win the T20s. In the first match held on 27th July West-Indies choose to bat first and they scored 152 . Pollard and Sammy were the key batsman for West Indies . Pollard hit 49 of just 27 ball and took the West indies in to game. The main gun of team Chris Gayle is not performing against Pakistan . He did not perform in One day as well as in T20s. 




The second match was  held on 28th July, the next day after the 1st one. In this match Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat first. The start was not good because Pakistan loss some early wicket but they recover soon as Omar Akmal came in. Afridi who was good in previous did not play well . Omar Akmal scored 46 and pushed the Pakistan to a total of 135. 
In return, West Indies did not get a great start. Sohail tanveer took the wicket of Charles and Hafiz then getting the Major one of Chris Gayle. The wickets went down and down and they did not even scored much. They score only 40 runs in 10 overs and now the required run rate was above 9. It was difficult for west indies. Even pollard came in and for a little time afraid the Pakistani players but Zulfiqar Babar get rid of him soon. So at last Pakistan winning by the 11 runs.  
Here are the Match notes : 

Pakistan 


  • Power play: Overs 0.1 - 6.0  (39 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Pakistan : scored 50 runs in 8.4 overs 
  • Pakistan : 100 runs in 16.3 overs with 9 extras. 
  • Innings break : Pakistan scored 135-7( Omar akmal 46 )

West indies 



    • Power play: Overs 0.1 - 6.0  (13 runs, 3 wickets)
    • West indies : scored 50 runs in 1202 overs
    • West indies : 100 runs in 17.2 overs