Irfan Pathan was judged the Man of the Match

Irfan Pathan POTM Award Shaheen Afridi PAK vs BAN: As the World Cup matches are progressing, the excitement of the fans is also increasing. On Tuesday, Pakistan made a spectacular comeback in the World Cup with a brilliant performance against Bangladesh. This was their first win in four matches. Pakistan’s confidence has increased with this victory. Former Pakistan all-rounder Irfan Pathan also congratulated the Indian team. However, he was named man of the match.

Shaheen should have got the Man of the Match award.
Irfan Pathan tweeted, “Pakistan needed to play aggressively while playing against low-confidence Bangladesh. He did it very well. He should have received the Man of the Match award.

Actually, Shahin Afridi bowled brilliantly in this match and took 3 wickets for 23 runs in 9 overs. He also bowled a maiden over. Shaheen dismissed opener Tanjid Hasan LBW on the fifth ball in the very first over. After this, he brought Bangladesh to its knees by dismissing Nazmul Hussain Shanto in the third over and Mahmudullah in the 31st over. Shahin had performed brilliantly in this match. Irfan feels that he should have been given this award.

Whereas Mohammad Wasim took 3 wickets for 31 runs in 8.1 overs. Haris Rauf took 2 wickets for 36 runs in 8 overs. For Pakistan, Imad Wasim and Shadab Khan took one wicket each. In reply, Bangladesh team was all out after scoring 204 runs in 40.1 overs. Fakhar Zaman opened the innings with Abdullah Shafiq. Fakhar Zaman scored 81 runs in 74 balls with the help of 3 fours and 7 sixes. Although he missed a century, he took his team to the brink of victory with a flurry of batting. He was given the Man of the Match award.

After Fakhar’s dismissal, Mohammad Rizwan scored 26 runs and Iftikhar Ahmed scored 17 runs to lead his team to victory in the 33rd over. With this victory, Pakistan has reached fifth position in the table with 6 points.