Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 16 runs to become the first host nation to reach the final of cricket’s World Twenty20 tournament.
Pakistan advanced to the semifinals of the World Twenty20 cricket competition alongside Australia after India failed to restrict South Africa’s run rate in a one- run victory.
Australia routed India by nine wickets in their Super Eight game at cricket’s World Twenty20 championship, while Pakistan defeated top-ranked South Africa.
Pakistan limited South Africa to 133-6 in their Super Eight game at cricket’s World Twenty20 championship in Sri Lanka.
Pakistan beat Bangladesh by eight wickets to complete the last eight lineup at cricket’s World Twenty20 championship in Sri Lanka.
Pakistan marked its national day by cruising to a 10-wicket win over West Indies yesterday in the first Cricket World Cup quarterfinal. It will play archrival India or Australia in the last four.
Michael Hussey and Glenn Maxwell struck half-centuries as Australia beat Pakistan by three wickets to win their one-day cricket series 2-1.
Shahid Afridi took five wickets to lead Pakistan to a 205-run victory over Kenya in its opening match at the Cricket World Cup.
Sachin Tendulkar scored 85 runs as India beat archrival Pakistan yesterday to set up the first all- Asian Cricket World Cup final against Sri Lanka.
Pakistan trails England by 150 runs at the end of the opening day of their first Test in Dubai after Saeed Ajmal’s career-best seven wickets restricted England to 192 all out.