So far and so near
Pakistan win Asia Cup:
Pakistan regained the Asia Cup title after a gap
of 12 years as they pulled off a nail-biting two run victory against
Bangladesh who came agonisingly close to a historic triumph but ran
out of steam in the dying moments to go past the target here today.
Patel, Prior guide Englishmen to win
Sri Lanka Cricket Development Board President's
XI barely missed a victory in their three day match against England,
when the visitors claimed a four-wicket win at SSC Grounds
Afghanistan qualify for World Twenty20
Afghanistan reached the 2012 World Twenty20 on
Thursday with a 47-run win over Namibia, a second successive
appearance at the showpiece coming just four years after they were
playing division five cricket.