vs West Indies Match
MIRPUR: Pakistan Vs West
Indies World Cup quarter final match live from Dhaka: Energetic Pakistan
packed the West Indies for 112 and reached the target with out losing
a wicket to confirm place in Semi finals.
West Indies won the toss
and elected to bat first which was the first mistake they did in the knock
out round. As batting second most teams won the games here in Dhaka stadium.
Pakistan bowlers M Hafeez, Umar Gul started brilliantly and then S Ajmal
and skipper Afridi banged west indies with quick wickets.
Pakistanís opening batsman
and off-spin bowler, Mohammad Hafeez, played a crucial role in the Men
in Greenís impounding victory over West Indies by 10 wickets in the Quarter-Final
match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 on Wednesday Mohammad Hafeez grabbed
two wickets for just 16 runs and then further backed his performance with
the ball with an unbeaten half century to clinch the Man of the Match award.
Skipper Shahid Afridi,
who holds firm belief in abilities of Hafeez, called otherwise Professor,
as he scooped the ball towards him after the first over. Hafeez never looked
novice of bowling with the new balls as he trapped Devon Smith and Darren
Bravo in the same over right in front of the wickets
Later, chasing 113 runs
to win, he along with Kamran Akmal completed the target in just 20.5 overs
and remained unbeaten at 61 runs from just 64 balls.
The Sports Encounter presents
its viewers the highlights package, compiled by the ESPNSTAR, showcasing
Hafeezís performance both with bat and ball.
Pakistan opening batsman
did no mistake and had great opening and finish as well and took Pakistan
to next level. M Hafeez completed his half century while Kamran Akmal was
3 runs short of his half century. It was first time for Pakistan to have
such great opening in this world cup. M Hafeez was named as Man of
the Match as he took 2 wickets and scored a unbeaten fifty.