Like many different Pakistani batsmen, a younger Yasir Hameed too confirmed lots of promise early on in his profession. He had an unforgettable debut towards Bangladesh in 2003, the place he smashed two centuries in as many innings. That was sufficient to take Pakistan to a seven-wicket victory.
After lowering Bangladesh to 288 within the first innings, Pakistan have been in all types of bother when their flip for batting got here. However younger Hameed got here to the staff’s rescue an scored an excellent 170 to take the staff to 346. Rashid Latif too performed a beautiful hand of 54.
Within the second innings, their star batsman Habibul Bashar gave them a stable platform to win, and scored 108. However he didn’t get help from different batsmen and Bangladesh have been bundled out as soon as once more, underneath 300. That meant that Pakistan wanted solely 217 runs to win, which they bought with utmost ease.
As soon as once more Hameed stepped up and scored one more ton to take his staff dwelling. Mohammad Hafeez too did his bit and scored a fifty on the prime of the order, and Pakistan gained the match by seven wickets.
There have been another notable performances too from the Pakistani facet. Danish Kaneria bagged six wickets within the match, whereas one other debutant, Shabbir Ahmed bought eight wickets within the match. So far as the sequence is worried, Pakistan gained it 3-0. The second match was performed at Peshawar and the hosts gained it by 9 wickets, whereas the final match at Multan was an in depth one, and Pakistan gained by just one wicket.
In that match skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq had come to their rescue.