Pak vs Eng ICC World Cup 2019: Pakistan defeated England by 14 runs in the World Cup. England posted 334/9 in 50 overs. Buttler and Root made fantastic centuries for England, but they could not work so. For Pakistan, Riaz took 3, Shadab and Aamir took 2-2 wickets each. After chasing the target of 349, the openers of England once again disappointed. Jason Roy out at the third over of the game. After this Root and Bairstow built a partnership of 48 runs and tried to handle the team. Bairstow also scored 32 runs for a score of 60.
Morgan, who came for batting after Bairstow, was also not able to show any good inning. When Morgan was batting at 9, he was dismissed by Hafeez. Stokes, batting at number five, became the victim of Malik by making 13 runs.
Root and Butler added 130 runs for the fifth wicket. Former English skipper Joe Root scored 107 runs and soon he was out. After root, Butler completed his century, but he also got out after scoring 103.
Earlier England won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat first. Pakistani openers played well, losing 9 wickets in 50 overs and scoring 348 runs. Mohammed Hafeez’s experience shown in this game as he added 84 from 62 balls including eight fours and two sixes. Apart from Hafeez, Babar Azam scored 63 runs in 68 balls. His innings included four fours and a six.
Pak Skipper Sarfaraz also added 80 runs for the fourth wicket with Hafeez. Hafeez was heading towards his century, but Whokes once again caught hold of a big blow to Pakistan. Whokes caught Hafiz’s catch on Mark Wood.
Captain Sarfaraz and Asif Ali reached the score of 300+, and after 11 runs, both the batsman pavilion returned. On the total score of 319, Woakes dismissed Sarfaraz on his last ball. Sarfraz scored 55 runs off 44 balls with the help of five fours. For England, Moin Ali and Chris Woakes took three- three wickets. While Mark Wood received two successes.