ASIA CUP FINAL

  • Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by five wickets to win the Asia Cup 2014 March 8, 2014

    Mirpur: Sri Lanka on Saturday regained the Asia Cup trophy with a comfortable five-wicket victory over defending champions Pakistan, riding on Lasith Malinga's five-wicket haul and opener Lahiru Thirimanne's fluent century. Sri Lanka were clinical as they restricted Pakistan to a modest 260 for five and then overhauled the target with...
  • I'm sure Mahela Jayawardene will deliver in the final: Angelo Mathews March 7, 2014

    Mirpur: Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews today threw his weight behind an out-of-form Mahela Jayawardene and expressed confidence that the veteran batsman would deliver the goods in the Asia Cup summit showdown against Pakistan on Saturday. "I am confident he will come out tomorrow and take the Pakistani attack apart. I...
  • Hope Mahela Jayawardene strikes form in Asia Cup final: Thisara Perera March 6, 2014

    Mirpur: Experienced Mahela Jayawardene's prolonged lean patch is not a concern at all and Sri Lanka hope that the right-hander will live up to his reputation in the summit clash of the Asia Cup against Pakistan on Saturday, all-rounder Thisara Perera said on Thursday. "He (Jayawardene) normally bats very well it's...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, Under19 Asia Cup January 4, 2014

    Catch all the action from Pakistan vs India, Under19 Asia Cup final at Sharjah Cricket Stadium with our live updates. PAKISTAN INNINGS: End of over 50, PAKISTAN 274 for 9: India are deserving winners of U19 Asia Cup as they restrict Pakistan to to 274 for 9. Kamran Ghulam 102 went in...
  • ACC rejects Bangladesh collision claims March 26, 2012

    Dhaka: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Monday rejected a complaint from Bangladesh that Pakistani pacer Aizaz Cheema deliberately blocked their batsman Mahmudullah Riyad in the last over during the tense chase in the Asia Cup final. Chasing 237 for a victory in the Asia Cup final in Mirpur last week, Bangladesh...
  • Bangladesh lose final but win hearts March 22, 2012

    Mirpur: The wait was almost over, but for two runs in the end. Bangladesh who dreamt of filling their trophy cabinet with their first silverware in international cricket will feel the hollow. It will take days, perhaps months, for their cricketers to come out of this Asia Cup...
  • Asia Cup final: as it happened March 22, 2012

    Bangladesh innings: 50th over: Pakistan (236/9) beat Bangladesh (234/8) by 2 runs to win the Asia Cup. What a match! Nine runs were needed off the over. Aizaz Cheema has done a great job. It's Pakistan's second Asia Cup title; their first came in 2000. As for Bangladesh, it's been a...