India beat Bangladesh by 9 wickets in Semi Final (Image Credit:- Twitter)
India beat Bangladesh by 9 wickets and Afghanistan beat Pakistan by 4 wickets to enter into Asian games cricket final. The final of the tournament will be played on Saturday (October 7th) in Pinfeng Campus Cricket Field , Hangzhou. Bangladesh and Pakistan will face each other for bronze.
Elected to bowl first India restrict Bangladesh to 96/9 and chased down the the target in just 9.2 overs with 9 wickets remaining. Sai Kishore was the pick of the Indian bowlers by picking 3 wickets for giving just 12 runs in his 4 overs. Washington Sundar picked 2 wickets for 15 runs in his 4 overs.
India lost last match centurion Yashasvi Jaiswal for a duck in the fourth ball of the first over. Captain Ruturaj Gaikwad (40* runs from 26 balls) and Tilak Varma (55* runs from 26 balls) helps India to reach the target in 9.2 overs and enter into Asian games final.
Afghanistan beat Pakistan by 4 wickets (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Afghanistan on the other hand bowled Pakistan out for just 115 and chased it down in 17.5 overs with 4 wickets remaining. Fareed Ahmad (3/15 in 3 overs) , Qais Ahmed (2/11 in 3 overs) and Zahir Khan (2/20 in 3 overs) are the main wicket takers for Afghanistan. Omair Yousuf (24 runs from 19 balls) is the top scorer for Pakistan.
Noor Ali Zadran (39 runs from 33 balls) and Gulbadin Naib (26* runs from 19 balls) innings helps Afghanistan to reach the target in 18th over.