They have good players who have done well for India. Welcome back to India's chase. Fine sweep from Dinesh Karthik, he plays a brilliant shot to earn a boundary. Shikhar Dhawan seems to have brought his Hong Kong form into this match as well, as the southpaw plays a stunning cover drive off Mohammed Amir to score his first boundary of the innings. Today will be no different. On the other hand, Pakistan will need to come up with something special to stop a spirited team India.
Sharma got his 19 th 100 soon after as he registered 7000 runs and 5000 as an opener to guide India to a nine-wicket win. India are trying to break the partnership but both the Pakistan batsmen are looking very comfortable in the middle. Pakistan were put in dire straits before Shoaib Malik and Sarfraz Ahmed put Pakistan back on track with a 105-run stand for the 4th wicket. We know how important the first 10 overs is. Karthik goes for an aerial drive next ball to collect a single.
The ball does enough to turn and beat Babar's outside edge and clip the off stump. Dhawan hits a short Faheem Ashraf delivery into the hands of the point fielder. Hashmatullah Shahidi is in at four. Playing on a strong partnership of 86 runs off 95 balls, both the players are striking hard paving way for the ball to reach boundary in comfort. What an amazing end for such an entertaining match! Just 28 runs in the first 10 and also losing the wicket of Imam. Pakistan have plenty of wickets in hand and an achievable target ahead if they move with this pace. Here you can watch India Vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2018 Live Streaming and Enojy Cricket biggest Fight in Asia Cup.
It is Pakistan's chance to knock Afghanistan off balance now. This was an important one for Afghanistan as Malik-Sarfaraz partnership would hurt them. Between Pakistan and Hong Kong, Pakistan lost the toss, bowled first and dismissed all Hong Kong team at 116 and Pakistan won by 8 wickets with 158 balls remaining. On day five of the Asia Cup 2018, traditional rivals India and Pakistan face-off at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Hardik Pandya as the third seamer in these conditions is a weak option. They need more 146 runs to win.
Hope this amusement of live cricket watch will last in this September 2018. These short delivery against Rohit are working for Pakistan. He then comes back in the field of play and completes the catch. It will be interesting to see where the Indian team management fits all-rounder Hardik Pandya. Don't want to take any credit away from the players. Kuldeep takes a catch at long-on and throws the ball back in. Defending a below par total, Pakistan needed their star fast bowlers to pick some quick wickets with the new ball but that didn't happen.
Haris Sohail and Usman Shenwari are out. And against India he has peeled off 307 runs at an average of 153. Both openers have now hit one four each in the chase so far. Malik is short, India on the charge! Some tight bowling from Indians was matched by some poor shot selection by the Pakistan batsmen and they collapsed to just 162 runs. The most important thing was to bat as long as possible and that's what we did. Rohit and Dhawan dominating the proceedings and making the Pakistan bowling look ordinary.
It is not so hard for Pakistan to win but they will have to maintain their strategy and keep their calm. Hardik Pandya bowled a back of length delivery, Babar waited and then guided the ball towards third-man for a boundary. The Pakistan skipper plays the inside out shot but does not get the elevation. Pakistan are crumbling down here. As Fakhar Zaman dropped that catch, Hasan Ali, fielding at short third man, threw his cap away in anger. We got a start in the middle, but lost our way once again in the middle. We spoke about leaving our past performances in the past and doing the job again today and they did it.
India was won this Asia Cup 2018. The Pakistan opener is rapped on front pad and India appeal but the umpire turns it down. Bhuvneshwar too did exactly the same We never wanted to let them off the hook and our spinners have been magnificent throughout the tournament. It looked like they might set up a biggish total for India to chase but an extraordinary spell of death over bowling from India restricted. Bumrah is matured as a bowler now. Bumrah then removed Malik while Yuzvendra Chahal got Asf Ali, who scored a quickfire 30 off 21 balls.
Gulbadin Naib is in at eight. Hasan Ali bowls short and gets punished immediately. Click to check the live updates from the match. Not taking any unnecessary risks. Their partnership come up to 130 after 29 overs.
The ball lands in the second tier. Asia Cup 2018 Live Streaming Teams Dived in two Groups A and B. E Wednesday 19th September 2018. It is important to not lose early wickets, and if the runs come for me then that is in the best interest of the team. Not very good for India, not very good for Pandya.