ICC World Twenty20, Highlights: Pakistan rout Bangladesh to keep semis hope alive

Led by Ahmed Shehzad's century, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 50 runs at Mirpur to stay alive in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament and knock Australia out. Catch highlights here.

updated: March 30, 2014 18:47 IST
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Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 50 runs in a Group 2 game of the ICC World Twenty20 at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur. Catch highlights here: (Match Scorecard | Text Commentary | Points table | Innings report)

18:32 (IST): So, Pakistan have got themselves in a position where they can reach the semifinals of the tournament if they beat West Indies in their next match. Their skipper Mohammad Hafeez said that his players understood the importance of the game and pulled up their socks accordingly. He credited Pakistan's first T20 centurion Ahmed Shehzad for his wonderful knock and said that the team and management had backed him despite his being under pressure before the game. Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim said that Shakib and Razzak bowled well for his team but the others gave it up. Man of the Match Ahmed Shehzad said that the team plans were more important to him for his knock but was happy that it materialised today.

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