Pakistan cruise to victory in 2nd T201 to win series against Bangladesh


LAHORE: Pakistan beat Bangladesh by nine wickets to win the three-game T201 series against Bangladesh here at the Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday.

Muhammad Hafeez scored 67 while Babar Azam made 66 to help Pakistan win the series decider here.

Earlier, after winning the toss, Bangladesh set a 137 runs target for Pakistan in the second T201 match being played here.

The visitors had replaced Mohammad Mithun with Mahedi Hasan.

However, the Pakistan team played with the same squad that had won the first game on Friday.

On Friday, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 5 wickets in the opening T201 match being played in Lahore.

Shoaib Malik batting superbly scored half-century and helped Pakistan to win against the Tigers.