In the Super Four stage of the ongoing Asia Cup T20 tournament in the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan defeated Afghanistan by one wicket after an interesting match. defeat Qualified for the final.
Pakistan completed Afghanistan’s target of 130 runs thanks to 2 consecutive sixes by Naseem Shah in the last over.
In pursuit of Afghanistan’s target of 130 runs, Pakistan lost 9 wickets at 118 runs, Babar Azam was out for 0 runs, Fakhar Zaman was out for 5 runs and Mohammad Rizwan was out for 20 runs. Apart from this, Iftikhar 30 and Shadab Khan were out for 36 runs.
Pakistan needed 11 runs off 6 balls. Naseem Shah hit the Afghan bowler Fazal Haq Farooqui for 2 consecutive sixes to give Pakistan victory. After Pakistan’s victory, Sri Lanka also reached the final with 4 points in the Super Four stage.
After the match, Pakistan cricket team’s fast bowler Shaheen Afridi took to Twitter to praise Naseem Shah who hit 2 sixes against Afghanistan and said, ‘I always knew that my brother was meant for something special, and It was very special’.
Apart from this, Shaheen Afridi expressed good wishes for Pakistan team for the final.