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England on Sunday turned the primary workforce to carry the 50-over Cricket World Cup and 20-over World Cup on the similar time. The Jos Buttler-led aspect achieved the feat after beating Pakistan in a nervy T20 World Cup remaining on the Melbourne Cricket Floor. After the consequence, legendary quick bowler Wasim Akram highlighted a number of errors made by the Pakistan workforce in the course of the remaining. Akram felt whereas the workforce fought nicely, the batting method wasn’t up to speed. He additionally identified a number of captaincy lapses, which swung the sport again in England’s favour.
“A complete 137 was by no means going to be sufficient on this observe. We made so many errors in batting. Ultimately, we fought nicely. Shaheen’s harm did have an effect as he didn’t bowl two overs. Some captaincy points had been there in between, particularly when Moeen Ali got here out to bat. I feel they Iftikhar ought to’ve bowled an over there,” Akram said on A Sports.
Within the remaining, Ben Stokes and Sam Curran starred as England edged Pakistan by 5 wickets.
Jos Buttler’s aspect held Pakistan to 137-8 in entrance of a partisan 80,462 followers on the MCG, with player-of-the-match and match Curran bagging 3/12 and Adil Rashid chipping with 2/22.
In reply, England slumped to 49-3 within the sixth over as they struggled to get any momentum in opposition to a fiery tempo assault, with boundaries onerous to come back by.
However Stokes (52 not out) and Moeen Ali (19) used their expertise and funky heads to information England to a win with six balls to spare.
(With AFP Inputs)
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