Cricket World Cup 2015: India Beats Pakistan By 76 Runs In Pool Match

Cricket World Cup 2015: India Beats Pakistan By 76 Runs In Pool Match | PakistanTribe.com

Cricket World Cup 2015: India Beats Pakistan By 76 Runs In Pool Match | PakistanTribe.com

ADELAIDE – India beat Pakistan by 76 runs in the pool match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, PakistanTribe.com reported.

Pakistan team only put 224 runs on the board while chasing the 301 runs set by India in the limited 50 overs match. Skipper of Pakistan cricket team remain top scorer with 76 runs.

Ahmed Shehzad scored 47 runs. Mohammad Shami took four wickets for his side. Umar Akmal left the pitch after controversial decision given by Steve Devis.

Virat Kohli declared man of the match for scoring brilliant hundred.

India batting first set the target of 301 runs for Pakistan to win the pool match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.

India earlier won the toss and elected to bat first. Batting first India scored 300  runs with help of Kohli’s knock in the limited 50 overs match.

Virat Kohli remains highest runs scorer from Indian side. Dhawan scored 73 and Raina scored 74 runs.

Sohail Khan took five wickets from his side and first wicket haul for him. Wahab Riaz took one wicket.

Indian skipper said that it was a very good performance.” . “I was very happy with our batting. When you are batting first, it is not easy over here. It doesn’t come on that nicely.

It has a bit of a variable pace initially. Gets comfortable after that. It was important we stayed in the middle. The big partnership between Virat and Shikhar. And then Raina capitalised as well.

“They played really well,” says Misbah-ul-Haq. “They posted a big total, and bowled really well. We lost our way with three wickets in the middle. The pitch was really good, and with the quality of their batting, 300 was a pretty good effort. If all the batsmen had batted well, it could have been achieved

Match Summary:

 

India innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
RG Sharma c Misbah-ul-Haq b Sohail Khan 15 35 20 2 0 75.00
S Dhawan run out (Misbah-ul-Haq) 73 136 76 7 1 96.05
V Kohli c †Umar Akmal b Sohail Khan 107 168 126 8 0 84.92
SK Raina c Haris Sohail b Sohail Khan 74 78 56 5 3 132.14
MS Dhoni*† c Misbah-ul-Haq b Sohail Khan 18 22 13 1 1 138.46
RA Jadeja b Wahab Riaz 3 7 5 0 0 60.00
AM Rahane b Sohail Khan 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
R Ashwin not out 1 4 1 0 0 100.00
Mohammed Shami not out 3 2 3 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 2, w 3, nb 1) 6
Total (7 wickets; 50 overs) 300 (6.00 runs per over)

Did not batUT Yadav, MM Sharma


Fall of wickets 1-34 (RG Sharma, 7.3 ov), 2-163 (Dhawan, 29.5 ov), 3-273 (Kohli, 45.2 ov), 4-284 (Raina, 47.3 ov), 5-296 (Jadeja, 48.6 ov), 6-296 (Dhoni, 49.1 ov), 7-296 (Rahane, 49.2 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
Mohammad Irfan 10 0 58 0 5.80 31 6 1 (1nb, 2w)
Sohail Khan 10 0 55 5 5.50 32 6 1 (1w)
Shahid Afridi 8 0 50 0 6.25 12 1 1
Wahab Riaz 10 0 49 1 4.90 23 3 0
Yasir Shah 8 0 60 0 7.50 14 6 1
Haris Sohail 4 0 26 0 6.50 9 1 1
Pakistan innings (target: 301 runs from 50 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
Ahmed Shehzad c Jadeja b Yadav 47 73 5 0 64.38
Younis Khan c †Dhoni b Mohammed Shami 6 10 1 0 60.00
Haris Sohail c Raina b Ashwin 36 48 3 0 75.00
Misbah-ul-Haq* not out 18 30 0 0 60.00
Sohaib Maqsood c Raina b Yadav 0 2 0 0 0.00
Umar Akmal† c †Dhoni b Jadeja 0 4 0 0 0.00
Shahid Afridi not out 14 12 0 1 116.66
Extras (lb 1, w 10, nb 1) 12
Total (all out; 47 overs) 224 (4.76 runs per over)

Did not batWahab Riaz, Yasir Shah, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Irfan


Fall of wickets 1-11 (Younis Khan, 3.2 ov), 2-79 (Haris Sohail, 17.6 ov), 3-102 (Ahmed Shehzad, 23.2 ov), 4-102 (Sohaib Maqsood, 23.4 ov), 5-103 (Umar Akmal, 24.4 ov), 6-149 (Shahid Afridi, 34.1 ov), 7-154 (Wahab Riaz, 34.4 ov), 8-203 (Yasir Shah, 42.5 ov), 9-220 (Misbah-ul-Haq, 45.4 ov), 10-224 (Sohail Khan, 46.6 ov)

 

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
UT Yadav 10 0 50 2 5.00 37 7 0 (5w)
Mohammed Shami 9 1 35 4 3.88 38 4 0 (4w)
MM Sharma 9 0 35 2 3.88 33 2 0 (1nb)
SK Raina 1 0 6 0 6.00 2 0 0
R Ashwin 8 3 41 1 5.12 30 5 1 (1w)
RA Jadeja 10 0 56 1 5.60 28 4 1

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