Pakistan won by 205 runs against Kenya | Pakistan vs Kenya Cricket match world cup 2011
Pakistan won by 205 runs against Kenya: Pakistan excellance performance in first world cup 2011 match against Kenya, Pakistan won by 205 runs. Kenya all out on 112. Pakistan win by 205 runs. Afridi takes 5 for 16, best bowling figures by a Pakistani in World Cups. Moreover, 205 runs victory is the highest victory for Pakistan in World Cups. Afridi’s 5 for 16 is also the best bowling figures in WC by a captain, beaten Kapil Dev’s record in 1983.
Umar Akmal is named man of the match for his 71 runs, 1 run out and 1 catch. Afridi says: Its a good start, we should start with positive way in batting. Next game is very important for us and we will come more harder, good to see Shoaib Akhtar bowling well. Pakistan set target of 318 for Kenya to win at Hambantota. Umar Akmal top scored 71 of 52 balls. Misbah, Younis and Kamran also scored 50s. Pakistan team won the toss and elected to bat first.