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Afghanistan vs Pakistan 3rd ODI Match 2014

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The third battle(match) of the Asia Cup 2014 is to be fought between the little experienced Afghanistan and Pakistan, the defending champions. The venue of the match is set as Fatullah. Afghanistan is added as the fifth nation to the other four teams fighting for the Asia Cup. The Afghan team is said to be improving with time and looks forward to play against the biggies of the cricket playing nations. A quest to gain experience of the elite level beside competing with them for the Cup. With World Cup qualification all seem to be going well for this side. Bright! Under the captaincy of Mohammad Nabi a good show is expected out of the renaissance of cricket in Afghanistan. The last Asia Cup saw Pakistan winning the tournament beating Bangladeshis who gave them a tough fight. Pakistan also won the tournament in the year 2000 when it defeated Sri Lanka by 39 runs. The defending champions Pakistan has players promising some real action in the stadium this tournament. Although there was uncertainty regarding the Pakistani side showing up in Asia Cup this year but the decision went in favour of the team's participation in the event, much to the comfort of the cricket loving fans all over the world.
Series Name
Asia Cup 2014 Schedule
Start Date: 27/02/2014
Start Time: 14:00 (Local Time)
Stadium
Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium
Playing Teams
Afghanistan, Pakistan
Afghanistan Team Squad
Shapoor Zadran, Dawlat Zadran, Najibullah Zadran,
Samiullah Shenwari, Mohammad Nabi, Nawroz Mangal,
Mohammad Shahzad, Asghar Stanikzai, Mirwais Ashraf,
Hamza Hotak, Noor Ali Zadran,
Pakistan Team Squad
Misbah ul Haq, Mohammad Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hafeez,
Saeed Ajmal, Umar Gul, Ahmed Shehzad,
Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal, Anwar Ali,
Sohaib Maqsood, Sharjeel Khan,