Afridi helped Pakistan to take the Final trophy.
Mirpur: In the final of Asia Cup Pakistan won by 2 run against Bangladesh. Pakistan become the Champion of Asia Cup for the second time.
Pakistan scored 236 for 9 wickets but Bangladesh obtained 234 for 8 wickets.
Bangladesh played Asia Cup final for the first time.
On 29 November 2011 in the only T20 at Mirpur Pakistan defeated Bangladesh by 50 run.
From that match Pakistan defeated all T20 match against Bangladesh.
Bangladesh’s obtained 85 for 9 wickets. It is their lowest total against Pakistan.
Pakistan’s 50-run victory is their second biggest in T20Is against Bangladesh. Their biggest victory against Bangladesh was by 102 runs at Karachi on April 20, 2008.
Pakistan obtained 135 for 7. It is their lowest total against Bangladesh. Their previous lowest was 172 for three at Gros Islet on May 1, 2010.
Shoaib Malik took 2 wickets off 7 run. It is his career-best figures in Twenty20 Internationals. He became fail as a batsman in every format of the cricket recently.
Mushfiqur Rahim and Kamran Akmal both did 5 dismissals in four matches is a share of both in T20 between Bangladesh vs Pakistan.
Alok Kapali’s 2 for12 is his career-best bowling performance in T20Is.
Nasir Hossain scored unbeaten 35 run has posted his highest innings in Twenty20 Internationals.
Hafeez obtained 25 run and took 2 wickets which gave him the award of Man of the match.
As a second Pakistani bowler Umar Gul completed 50 wickets (ave.15.50) in 36 matches in T20Is. Shahid Afridi holds a record of taking 54 wickets in T20Is.
On 1December 2011 in the first ODI Pakistan won by 5 wickets against Bangladesh. They won 26th out of 27 matches against Bangladesh in ODIs. Winning rate is 96.29%.
Bangladesh obtained (91) have recorded their second lowest total against Pakistan in ODIs. First lowest was 87 at Dhaka on June 2, 2000.
Nasir Hossain scored (21 off 40 balls). He was the top-scorer for Bangladesh in that match.
Shahid Afridi got 5 wickets for 23 run. It is his best bowling performance against Bangladesh in ODIs and his first five wickets in an innings against Bangladesh.
Afridi took five wickets or more in an innings for four times in 2011 – 45 wickets in 25 matches. It is his career-best performance in a calendar year.
Afridi became Man of the match in the match. He received five Man of the Match awards in 2011.
Tamim Iqbal’s duck is first time against Pakistan and his 11th in ODIs.
In the first match of Asia Cup 2012 Pakistan defeats Bangladesh by 21 runs.
Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal’s obtained 64. He shared two early partnership with opener Nazimuddin (30) and Jahurul Islam (23) but the hosts could not make the best use of his innings.
Shahdat Hossain took 3 wickets and Shakib Al Hasan took 2 wickets at crucial moments it helped Bangladesh to take Pakistan in 262.
Shakib and Nasir were going to make a great partnership of 89 run in sixth wicket but Pakistan paceman Umar Gul (3/58) broke the partnership by bowling Nasir in the 44th over.