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World T20: Smith stars as Australia knock Pakistan out

Steve Smith played a captain’s knock by scoring 61 off 43 balls as Australia registered a 21-run victory against Pakistan at Mohali on Friday. With the loss, Pakistan’s hopes of a place in the semi-final also ended after winning just one off their four matches in the group stage.
Arun S Kaimal
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World T20: Guptill seals semis berth for New Zealand

Despite a flying start through Sharjeel Khan, Pakistan fell short by 22 runs to lose to New Zealand today at Mohali giving the Kiwis a spot in the semifinal of the World Cup T20. Earlier a blistering 80-run knock from Martin Guptill helped New Zealand post a challenging total of 180 runs.
Amlan Majumdar
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World T20: 11-0; India thump Pakistan at Eden Gardens

For the eleventh time, India defeated Pakistan in an ICC event, this time outclassing them by six wickets at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday. After restricting Pakistan to 118/5 in the rain-truncated match, India romped home to victory with Virat Kohli top-scoring with a 37-ball 55.
Amlan Majumdar
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World T20: Afridi goes boom boom as Pakistan crush Bangladesh

Shahid Afridi produced a blazing knock of 49 runs to take Pakistan to a daunting total of 201/5 in their opening World T20 match today. He then returned to take two wickets with the ball as Pakistan restricted Bangladesh to 146/6, to grab an impressive 55-run win at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Debarshee Mitra
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Asia Cup: Kohli's class guides India home against Pakistan after Amir's assault

It was a green pitch, Mohammad Amir was breathing fire and India was struggling at 8/3. Even the modest target of 84 was looking daunting – but as the cliché goes - cometh the hour, cometh the man. Virat Kohli took the bull by the horn, stamped his class, and guided India to a five-wicket win.
Debarshee Mitra