India beat Pakistan by 5 wickets in the third match of the Asia Cup 2016 at the Shere-e-Bangla National Stadium. Virat Kohli named Man of the Match for his crucial innings of 49 runs.
After bundling out Pakistan for 83 runs, India started the chase at a bad note with openers Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane departing without opening their accounts.
Suresh Raina was to follow soon as he was dismissed for 1 run off 4 balls.
Mohammad Amir presented a potent threat to India's victory, dismissing the three openers cheaply.
However, Virat soon took control of the situation and put India in a stable position with Yuvraj Singh. The two piled up a partnership of 68 runs on what was a very difficult wicket to bat on.
However, Kohli unfortunately missed out on his half century by just one run when he was declared lbw to a ball by Mohammad Sami whic
Gurgaon: Man beaten to death by his own relative, police registers case after 13 hrs
Mumbai Rains: People flock to Marine Drive despite high tide warning
Virat Kohli overtakes MS Dhoni as India's highest-earning sportsperson
India vs Australia: Adelaide is my favourite ground away from home, says Virat Kohli