World T20: Umar Akmal stars in Pakistan's exciting 16-run win over Australia

Umar Akmal's 94 (54) was countered by Glenn Maxwell's 74 (33) but Pakistan held their nerves in the end to register a 16-run win over Australia at Mirpur.

updated: March 23, 2014 19:35 IST
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Mirpur: Umar Akmal smashed 94 off 54 balls as Pakistan bounced back after a morale-sapping loss against India to defeat Australia by 16 runs in the World Twenty20 in Dhaka on Sunday.

Elder brother Kamran Akmal contributed a run-a-ball 31 and Shahid Afridi returned unbeaten on 20 off 11 balls to lift Pakistan to 191-5 after they were sent in to bat.

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