A tantalizing finish to an otherwise one-sided match

The men in green continued to rock the show at the world cup, with a sensational win over the home lions (Sri Lanka). This takes them straight to the top of group A ahead of Aussies on the basis on higher run-rate. The Green shirts look impenetrable and have sent waves of anxiousness to the other big guns in the tournament. More

Another Clinical Performance by Green Shirts

All was set for an excellent encounter as Pakistan was looking for a series win while Kiwis were battling to keep the series alive. The toss went in Kiwis favour but it was the only thing that went their way. More

Pakistan’s unwavering ability of making dead chases exciting

Misbah-ul-Haq is congratulated by Younis Khan on reaching his half-century © Getty Images

It was really a battle of fluctuating fortunes. It had all the tastes of a prefect ODI. Wickets falling at the wrong times for the batting sides, boundaries coming at the wrong times for the bowling side. In the end, Pakistan came out victorious but only just. The match could have be won without much fuss had it not been for the Pakistan’s unwavering ability  for making dead matches interesting. More