UNIMONI ASIA CUP 2018 INDO-PAK ENCOUNTER ENDS WITH WIN FOR ROHIT SHARMA’S SIDE

Media Release
19 September, 2018


India v Pakistan at Dubai
INDIA WON BY EIGHT WICKETS
Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat
Pakistan: 162 all out off 43.1.overs (B.Azam 47, S.Malik 43; K.Jadhav 3-23, B.Kumar 3-15)
India: 164 for 2 off 29 overs (R.Sharma 52, S.Dhawan 46, A.Rayudu 31*, D.Karthik 31*)
Man of the Match: Bhuvneshwar Kumar (India)

MICKEY ARTHUR, NATIONAL CRICKET COACH, PAKISTAN

“We have played some pretty good cricket and this is the first time we have lost here in 17 games. We were coming at the back of seven ODI wins, albeit against different opposition, we have played well. We didn’t play well tonight and there is no excuses for that.”

KEDAR JADHAV, INDIA PLAYER

“India Pakistan matches are always very exciting. Obviously since we are on the winning side tonight it feels good, but in our preparation we treat every team with the same intensity and we go out there and do what we can, and we try and stick to that plan.”

Below is the schedule for the Super 4 stage of the Unimoni Asia Cup 2018

SUPER 4 Matches start at 1530
Fri 21 Sep India v Bangladesh at Dubai
Pakistan v Afghanistan at Abu Dhabi
Sun 23 Sep India v Pakistan at Dubai
Afghanistan v Bangladesh at Abu Dhabi
Tue 25 Sep India v Afghanistan at Dubai
Wed 26 Sep Pakistan v Bangladesh at Abu Dhabi
FINAL
Fri 28 Sep Super 4 1st v 2nd at Dubai


Team practice schedule:

Thursday 20th September
1800 - 2100 India Teams Practice at ICCA
1600 - 1800 Pakistan Team Practice at ICCA

For further details, please contact:
Roshni Jayakrishnan
Media Consultant,
Dubai Sports City
Tel: +971 52 631 6535
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Filed September 20th, 2018