Dhaka: Virat Kohli led India’s chase in an aggressive manner in the fifth match against Pakistan at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here on Sunday.
It was a worrisome stage for India when Gambhir was out on the second ball of the Indian innings. But Virat Kohli along with Sachin Tendulkar weaved the scoreboard with big numbers on it.
But Saeed Ajmal did it for his team as he sent back Sachin Tendulkar back to pavilion. Sachin scored 52. Rohit Sharma playing a sensible cricket taking singles and doubles.
India after 20 overs 187/2
Rohit Sharma batting on 27
Virat Kohli batting on 100
Earlier, Pakistan started off well and set a target of 330 runs for India. Nasir Jamshed and Mohammad Hafeez were the highlight of Pakistani innings making highest opening partnership against India in ODIs.