India defeated Pakistan by five wickets in a dramatic Asia Cup match on Sunday thanks to all-around greatness from Hardik Pandya. Pandya restricted Pakistan to 147 in 19.5 overs, finishing with figures of 3/25 in 4 overs. He then hit 33 off 17 balls, including the game-winning six in the final over delivered by left-arm spinner Mohammed Nawaz.
Ravindra Jadeja made a contribution with 35 from 29 balls. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, an experienced seamer for India, had the best figures when he bowled, recording 4 for 26. Virat Kohli, the former captain of India, scored 35 off 34 balls during the chase. With a bowling average of 2/7, Naseem Shah was Pakistan’s top bowler.
Naseem Shah the star as India beat Pakistan by the skin of their teeth
— PCB Media (@TheRealPCBMedia) August 28, 2022
Pakistan: 147 all out in 19.5 overs (Mohammed Rizwan 43, Hardik Pandya 3/25, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 4/26).
India 148 in 19.4 overs (Hardik Pandya 33 no off 17 balls, Ravindra Jadeja 35 off 29 balls).
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Pakistan will play next match on Friday September 2, 2022 against Hong Kong. Below is the Asia Cup 2022 schedule for all next coming matches