India Vs Pakistan 2014 Asia Cup: Get ready for the Super Sunday encounter (March 2nd) between the 2 arch rivals in the 22 yard cricket pitch! Both the teams have one match each and whoever wins the match will reach one step closer to the finals of Asia Cup 2014 which will be held on March 8th.
Pakistan is presently in the second position and India is placed 3rd in the competition. It will be a tough battle between the young guns for sure. Pakistan has a balanced line up of both bowlers and batsmen, while India is still struggling to find the 5th bowler. If India has to win the match, they will have to surely strengthen the bowling and fielding department.
Kohli is in terrific form and if others also will rise to the occasion then India will surely win the India Vs Pakistan 2014 Asia Cup match.
India Team for Asia Cup 2014: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Ishwar Pandey, Cheteshwar Pujara, Stuart Binny, Amit Mishra, Varun Aaron
Pakistan Team for Asia Cup 2014: Misbah-ul-Haq (c), Sharjeel Khan, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez (vc), Sohaib Maqsood, Umar Akmal (wk), Shahid Afridi, Saeed Ajmal, Abdur Rehman, Junaid Khan, Umar Gul, Fawad Alam, Bilawal Bhatti, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Talha.
Pakistan won the toss and elected to field first in the India Vs Pakistan Arise Asia Cup 2014 Sunday encounter.
At the end of 50 overs, India scored 245/8. Rohit Sharma hit a half century but then gifted his wicket to M Talha, who got his 1st ODI wicket. Ambati Rayudu and Ravindra Jadeja also scored half centuries.
Pakistan started their innings carefully and were looking for a easy win when the situations changed with the wicket of Hafeez, After Afridi and Gul stabilised the innings again, B Kumar struck twice in the 49th over. At the start of 50th Over, Pakistan needed 10 runs, with 2 wickets in hand. But the 1st ball from Ashwin, took the wicket of Ajmal. It was then Boom Boom Afridi, who hit 2 consecutive sixes to seal the match for Pakistan.
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