Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Logo
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 05:05:05 PM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

Zeeshan, Badar steer Pakistan to fifth place

photo by Agency photo

Players of Pakistan Under-19 Cricket team celebrating after dismissal of a wicket of England Under-19 Cricket team during their fifth place play-off match of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah on Friday.

By Agency
13th-Feb-2016       
Comments
Share your thought
Post a comment »
Read all () »


Half-centuries from Zeeshan Malik and Saif Badar helped Pakistan Under-19s pull off the highest successful chase of the tournament and clinched fifth place with a seven-wicket win over England Under-19s.
Chasing 265, Pakistan got off to a strong start courtesy Zeeshan, who added 25 with Gauhar Hafeez for the first wicket and 58 for the second wicket with Shadab Khan to set them a solid base before he was joined by Badar. Zeeshan and Badar proceeded to put on 115 runs for the third wicket, before the opener fell for a 105-ball 93 that included 15 fours. Pakistan suffered no more losses, as Badar and Hasan Mohsin steered them home with an unbroken stand of 67 for the fourth wicket. Badar finished unbeaten on 75 off 80 balls (5x4, 3x6) and Mohsin on 39 off 36 (4x4, 1x6).
Sent in to bat, England lost two early wickets to the new-ball pair of Sameen Gul and Mohsin, before Tom Moores (47) and Callum Taylor (33) got their innings back on track. Taylor fell in the 22nd over after adding 52 with Sam Curran for the fourth wicket, leaving England 110 for 4. Curran took over the reins, and scored a 107-ball 83 (11x4) to propel England to 264 for 7. He received support from Brad Taylor (37*) in a partnership of 75 for the sixth wicket. Left-arm spinner Hasan Khan bowled a crucial spell, picking up one wicket while only giving away 32 runs in his 10 overs.
Brief score:
England - 264 for 7 in 50 overs, Curran 83, Moores 47, Taylor 37, Gul 2/42. Pakistan -265 for 3 in 43.1 overs, Zeeshan 93, Saif 75 n.o, Hasan 39 n.o,Garton 1/36, Curran 1/37 and Crane 1/50.

Tariff
Add Rate

News Archive

Inside The New Nation

Editorial »

Smart schools to make education easier


FOR the first time in the country, the government on November 15 introduced the 'Smart School' at Pirpur village of Alokdia Union Parishad in Chuadanga Sadar Upazila spending Tk 5 lakh. The Smart School concept is comparatively a new idea in our country. But in the developed countries it is ...

City »

Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad taking interview of the nomination seekers of the party for the eleventh parliamentary elections at its office in the city's Banani on Tuesday.


.

Entertainment »

#MeToo: Preity Zinta apologises for hurting sentiments


Preity Zinta has apologised for her views on the #MeToo movement during an interview with a Bollywood website. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the actor claimed that despite being a supporter of the movement, her comment was taken out of context."My reason for saying 'I wish something like this ...

International »

British PM`s N Irish allies up pressure over Brexit


AFP, London :British Prime Minister Theresa May gathers her new-look cabinet Tuesday, facing some relief from party plotting over Brexit but under fresh pressure from her Northern Irish allies.The Conservative leader holds her first cabinet meeting since two ministers quit last week over the divorce deal with the European Union, ...

Football »

Northern Ireland's Corry Evans (left) goes on to score against Austria during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Northern Ireland and Austria at Windsor Park in Belfast on Sunday.


International »

HK democracy leaders pleaded not guilty in Umbrella movement trial


AFP :Three leading Hong Kong democracy campaigners pleaded not guilty on Monday to public nuisance charges over their involvement in massive rallies calling for political reform, as room for opposition in the semi-autonomous city shrinks under an assertive China.The pioneering trio are among nine activists all facing public nuisance charges ...

Editorial »

Four killed in Narsingdi: Who will take responsibility?


FOUR people were killed and 50 others injured in two separate clashes between two factions of locals in Raipura upazila of Narsingdi on Friday last. Of the dead Tofayel Rana -- an SSC examinee from Bashgari High School -- and three others Morom, Sohrab and Swapan were killed in gun ...

City »

Prime Minister's Security Affairs Adviser Major General (Retd) Tarique Ahmed Siddique and Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Nizamuddin Ahmed pose for a photo session with the participants of a seminar on ‘Maritime Good Governance towards Sustainable Development’ at Hotel Radisson Blu in the city on Monday.


Entertainment »

Mehazabien changes one`s life


Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Mehazabien Chowdhury has already established herself in the field of acting that directors always want to keep in engage with works. If Mehazabien likes story and character she always tries to work. After Mizanur Rahman Aryan’s Boro Chhele, Mehazabien became more selective in the selection of story ...

City »

Bangladesh Army Chief Aziz Ahmed inspcting parade on occasion of endorsing regimental colour to Adhoc 11 Bangladesh Infantry Regiment (Machanised ) at CMP Center and School Parade Ground in Savar Cantonment yesterday.


Cricket »

BCB President Nazmul Hassan assumes rotating ACC Presidency


President of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Nazmul Hassan Papon MP assumed the post of Asian Cricket Council (ACC) President for a two- year term at its Annual General Meeting held in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Saturday.Nazmul Hassan Papon is the 3rd ACC President from Bangladesh following in the ...

Cricket »

England win second Test against Sri Lanka to seal series


AFP, Kandy :Jack Leach's first five-wicket haul clinched an overwhelming win for England in the second Test against Sri Lanka on Sunday that sealed the series with a match to go.England needed just 30 minutes on the fifth day to take the final three wickets with Leach fittingly getting last ...

Editorial »

US-China trade war : An opportunity for BD to expand businesses and attract FDI


THE ongoing trade war between the US and China has created a better opportunity for Bangladesh, especially for garment sectors. The exporters have been receiving a greater number of work orders from both China and the US. The current trade war has opened an opportune moment for us (Bangladesh) as ...

International »

Sri Lankan President seeks talks to end power struggle


AFP, Colombo :Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday called crucial talks with political leaders in a bid to end a power struggle with the prime minister he sacked last month.The Indian Ocean nation has been paralysed since October 26 when Sirisena deposed Ranil Wickremesinghe as premier and replaced him ...

International »

No ‘final conclusion’ on Khashoggi killing, say US


AFP, Washington  :The US government has not reached a final conclusion over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, the State Department said Saturday following reports that the CIA had held the Saudi Crown Prince responsible."Recent reports indicating that the US government has made a final conclusion are inaccurate," State Department spokeswoman ...

 
Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
 
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Email:
Write a comment to this news