Nasir Jamshed’s century and spirited show by the bowlers powered Pakistan to a 85-run win over India in the second one-dayer at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. With this win Pakistan have taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
Chasing a target of 251, India were all out for 165 with skipper MS Dhoni being the top scorer and remaining unbeaten on 54. For Pakistan, all the bowlers operated as a unit. Saeed Ajmal finished with 3 for 20 while Umar Gul and Junaid Khan claimed two wickets each. Pakistan kept their record intact at the Eden by winning their fourth ODI in a row.
India got off to an edgy start in their chase, with both the Pakistan pacers Mohammad Irfan and Junaid coming hard at the openers. Gautam Gambhir was the first to go when he tried to drive a Junaid delivery and played on for 11 to leave India at 42 for 1.Read more
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