PAK vs AFG: Watch Naseem Shah’s crowning minute, slaps 2 6s to take Pakistan to Asia Cup last
Pakistan’s young pacer Naseem Shah revealed nerves of steel as he slapped 2 6s back-to-back to take Pakistan to the last of Asia Cup 2022 onWednesday Dangerman Asif Ali was disregarded quickly in the past, and also Babar Azam’s side required 11 run the last over.
Afghanistan’s male in-form Fazalhaq Farooqi bowled the last over nevertheless, Shah regardless of being a pacer saved his side with 2 successive 6s down the ground and also assisted his group win the nail-biting clash.
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Talking concerning the suit, Pakistan generated an excellent bowling efficiency to limit Afghanistan to 129/6 in 20 overs.
Ibrahim Zadran (35 off 37) was the top-scorer for Afghanistan while Hazratullah Zazai (21 off 17), Rashid Khan (18 off 15), and also Rahmanullah Gurbaz (17 off 11) were the various other primary factors with the bat.
For Pakistan, Haris Rauf was the choice of bowlers with numbers of 2/26, while Naseem Shah (1/19), Mohammad Nawaz (1/23), Shadab Khan (1/27), Mohammad Hasnain (1/34) chose one gate each.
Chasing a little overall, Shadab Khan (36 off 26), Iftikhar Ahmed (30 off 33), and also Mohammad Rizwan (20 off 26) played essential knocks yet Pakistan maintained shedding arches at normal periods.
Eventually, Pakistan required 11 runs in 6 spheres to win. Farooqi collapsed under stress in the last over as Naseem Shah discovered the pleasant place on his bat two times, striking back-to-back 6s, leading Pakistan to an exhilarating one-wicket win, with 4 spheres to save.
Fazalhaq Farooqi (3/31), Fareed Ahmad Malik (3/31), and also Rashid Khan (2/25) were the wicket-takers forAfghanistan
With inputs from IANS