A superb bowling by the Indian bowlers supported by an awesome ground fielding defended a low score as the hosts won the first game of the series vs. Pakistan.
The ex-skipper of India, Sourav Ganguly, has encouraged MS Dhoni, the present captain, to bat at top order as their main batsmen are struggling at the moment.
Nasir Jamshed dispatched his third back to back century against India as the strong Pakistani bowling led them to a comfortable win and a series victory.
The young speedster of Pakistan, Junaid Khan destroyed the Indian top order batting and a century from Nasir Jamshed led the visitors to a convincing victory.
Pakistan and India played the 1st ODI on October 1, 1978 at Quetta, met last time on March 18, 2012, at Mirpur and the Green Caps lead the Blue Shirts 69-48.
The sixes showered from the bat of Yuvraj Singh and the powerful Pakistani bowling attack looked ordinary against him as India won the second T20 easily.
MS Dhoni was convinced that the decision of leaving out the off- spinner, Ravichandran Ashwin, was made thoughtfully after the inclusion of three fast bowlers.
A scintillating fourth wicket match winning partnership of 106 runs between Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik lifted Pakistan to a gigantic win in the first T20.
The Indian selectors have proclaimed their teams which will play in the limited over games against their arch rival Pakistan who is currently touring India.
The selection committee of Pakistan Cricket Board has announced its squads for ODIs and T20s against India due to be played from December 25 to January 6, 2013.