The most anticipated game of Asia Cup 2022, India vs Pakistan ended on a high note, in which former defeated the latter by 5 wickets in the last over thriller.
Pakistan after batting first put on a total of 147 runs on the board. Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s 4w haul and 3W haul of Hardik Pandya stopped Pakistan batters to cross 150-run-mark. India after batting first, lost KL Rahul early who is struggling with his form.
After that, Kohli & Rohit Sharma made partnership for the second wicket of 49 runs, Rohit Sharma departed after powerplay. Virat Kohli who looked in a great touch followed Rohit Sharma after couple of overs and gifted his wicket to Mohammad Nawaz at the score of 35.
Ravindra Jadeja who was sent to bat at number 4, continued his splendid form and kept moving the innings forward without taking any risk with Suryakumar Yadav. But, Surya didn’t last long and gave his wicket to Naseem Shah on the score of 18. Then, Jadeja and Hardik made 52 runs partnership and increased India’s winning chances.
Jadeja lost his wicket in the last over when 7 runs were need in 6 balls. After that, Pandya took the responsibility. India needed 6 runs off 4 deliveries, hardik played dot on the 3rd delivery but on the 4th one, Hardik smacked a flat six towards long-on and finished the match in style.