India win by 6 wickets beating Pakistan at Eden Gardens. Kohli unbeaten at 55 from 37 balls and Dhoni not out on 13 from 9.

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Virat Kohli (55 not out) once again showed his class to steer India to six-wicket win over arch-rivals Pakistan in ICC World Twenty20 encounter at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday.

The young Indian batsman held his nerve after Team India bowlers restricted Pakistan to a paltry total of 118 runs. The game was reduced to 18-overs a side affair after the wet outfield delayed the start of play.

Here is full ScoreCard Of both the teams :

India ScoreCard

ROHIT SHARMA
c Shoaib Malik b Mohammad Amir
4 x 26 x 0Dots x 7
10 11 90.90
SHIKHAR DHAWAN
b Mohammad Sami
4 x 16 x 0Dots x 12
6 15 40
VIRAT KOHLI
Not Out
4 x 76 x 1Dots x 9
55 37 148.64
SURESH RAINA
b Mohammad Sami
4 x 06 x 0Dots x 1
1 0
YUVRAJ SINGH
c Mohammad Sami b Wahab Riaz
4 x 16 x 1Dots x 9
24 23 104.34
MS DHONI (C) (WK)
Not Out
4 x 06 x 1Dots x 1
13 9 144.44

 

INDIA: BOWLING W R E/R
ASHISH NEHRA
O:4M:0NB:0WD:0Dots:11
1 20 5
RAVICHANDRAN ASHWIN
O:3M:0NB:0WD:0Dots:9
0 12 4
JASPRIT BUMRAH
O:4M:0NB:1WD:0Dots:10
1 32 8
RAVINDRA JADEJA
O:4M:0NB:0WD:1Dots:12
1 20 5
SURESH RAINA
O:1M:0NB:0WD:0Dots:3
1 4 4
HARDIK PANDYA
O:2M:0NB:0WD:0Dots:4
1 25 12.5

Pakistan ScoreCard

SHARJEEL KHAN
c Hardik Pandya b Suresh Raina
4 x 26 x 0Dots x 13
17 24 70.83
AHMED SHEHZAD
c Ravindra Jadeja b Jasprit Bumrah
4 x 36 x 0Dots x 13
25 28 89.28
SHAHID AFRIDI (C)
c Virat Kohli b Hardik Pandya
4 x 16 x 0Dots x 9
8 14 57.14
UMAR AKMAL
c MS Dhoni b Ravindra Jadeja
4 x 16 x 1Dots x 6
22 16 137.5
SHOAIB MALIK
c Ravichandran Ashwin b Ashish Nehra
4 x 36 x 1Dots x 5
26 16 162.5
SARFRAZ AHMED (WK)
Not Out
4 x 16 x 0Dots x 2
8 6 133.33
MOHAMMAD HAFEEZ
Not Out
4 x 06 x 0Dots x 1
5 5 100

 

PAKISTAN: BOWLING W R E/R
MOHAMMAD AMIR
O:3M:1NB:0WD:1Dots:11
1 11 3.66
MOHAMMAD IRFAN
O:2.5M:0NB:0WD:1Dots:7
0 25 8.82
MOHAMMAD SAMI
O:2M:0NB:1WD:0Dots:6
2 17 8.5
SHAHID AFRIDI
O:4M:0NB:0WD:2Dots:7
0 25 6.25
SHOAIB MALIK
O:2M:0NB:0WD:2Dots:3
0 22 11
WAHAB RIAZ
O:2M:0NB:0WD:0Dots:4
1 16 8

 

While playing against Pakistan in any world cup game , India had not lost any game. Continuing the legacy India played a good game against Pakistan and won the game by 6 wickets keeping the hopes alive in the tournament.