Pak veterans clinch series |
Pakistan captain Rashid Latif's scintillating unbeaten 124 and fast bowler Waqar Younis' four-wicket haul helped Pakistan thrash India by 121 runs in their fourth one-dayer of the veterans' cricket series for NTPC trophy and clinch the series 3-1 here on Monday.
Electing to bat, Pakistan scored 289 for 7 wickets in their allotted 40 overs.
India, chasing a victory target of 290 runs, were all out for 168 in 29 overs.
Waqar scalped four for 26 off 6 overs while Mansoor Elahi gave him ample support capturing three wickets for 7 runs in 2 overs.
Latif, who began cautiously, later went after the Indian bowlers to score his 124, which included 10 boundaries and five sixes, off just 87 balls. He was declared the man-of-the-match. Latif, along with Shujad Ali (20), added 140 runs for the seventh wicket off 97 balls.
Pakistan opening batsman Naveed Anjum scored a breezy 48 off 40 balls which included 8 boundaries and a six.