Pakistan vs World XI: Twitterati lauds Pakistan’s Independence Cup win

Pakistan won the Independence Cup on Friday after beating World XI by 33 runs in the third and final T20I in Lahore. Riding on emphatic knocks from Ahmed Shehzad and Babar Azam, hosts compiled a total of 183/4 in allotted 20 overs.

By: Express Web Desk | Published:September 15, 2017 11:48 pm
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Pakistan won the Independence Cup on Friday after beating World XI by 33 runs in the third and final T20I in Lahore. Faf Du Plessis who won the toss asked Pakistan to bat first and riding on emphatic knocks from Ahmed Shehzad and Babar Azam, hosts compiled a total of 183/4 in allotted 20 overs. Later, the Pakistan bowlers ripped apart World XI’s top and middle order to reduce them to 67/5. Thisara Perera and David Miller did show some resistance to Pakistan bowlers but their efforts were never enough. Here’s what pundits and experts have to say about Pakistan’s win over World XI.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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