Pakistan beat Hong Kong by a big margin of 155 runs in the 6th Match of the Asia Cup 2022.
The 6th Match of the Asia Cup 2022 was played yesterday between Pakistan and Hong Kong at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah. In this match, Pakistan beat Hong Kong by a big margin of 155 runs.
Hong Kong won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat first, Pakistan batted first started the inning very strongly, althought the first wicket has gone very quikly, Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just for 13 runs in 2.5 over, Babar Azam dismissed just for 9 runs in 8 balls, next batsman Fakhar Zaman came to bat handled the inning and played a very brilliant century partnership of 116 runs with Mohammad Rizwan for the second wicket, the second wicket has gone for 129 runs in first ball of the 17th over, Fakhar Zaman dismissed after playing a very brilliant half-century inning of 53 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 41 balls, next followed by Khushdil Shah came to bat handled the inning and played a very brilliant unbeaten quick inning of 35 runs with the help of 5 sixes in just 15 balls with Mohammad Rizwan, and Mohammad Rizwan was came to start the inning and played a very brilliant unbeaten half-century inning of 78 runs with the help of 1 six and 6 boundaries in 57 balls, in this way, Pakistan scored 193 runs for losing just 2 wickets in stipulated 20 overs, and set a very strong target of 194 runs for Hong Kong.
Hong Kong bowler Ehsan Khan took all 2 wickets for 28 runs in his spell.
Hong Kong chasing 194 runs in the second inning, and the entire team all-out just for 38 runs in the fourth ball of the 11th over, Hong Kong started the inning very poorly, no batsman could stay in the crease and play well, and Nizakat Khan dismissed just for 8 runs, Kinchit Shah dismissed just for 6 runs, Scott McKechnie 4 runs, Zeeshan Ali and Haroon Arshad dismissed for 3-3 runs, Yasin Murtaza 2 runs, Aizaz Khan and Ayush Shukla dismissed just for 1-1 run, Babar Hayat and Mohammad Ghazanfar dismissed without scoring, and Ehsan Khan remains unbeaten without scoring. In this way, the wickets kept falling one after another, and end of the result the entire team was dismissed just for 38 runs in 10.4 overs and lost the match by a big margin of 155 runs.
Pakistani bowlers performed very brilliant bowling, Shadab Khan took 4 wickets just for 8 runs in 2.4 over, Mohammad Nawaz took 3 wickets just for 5 runs in 2 over, Naseem Shah took 2 wickets just for 7 runs in 2 over, and Shahnawaz Dahani got 1 wicket just for 7 runs in 2 over.
Pakistani batsman Mohammad Rizwan was selected as the best player of the match, he came to start the inning and played a very brilliant unbeaten half-century inning of 78 runs with the help of 1 six and 6 boundaries in 57 balls.