Daily Excelsior – TAUNTON: Fast bowler Mohammad Amir (5/30) sizzled with a fifer to help Pakistan bowl out Australia for 307, built around David Warner’s critic-silencing  century in the ICC World Cup, here Wednesday.

Summary

  • TAUNTON: Fast bowler Mohammad Amir (5/30) sizzled with a fifer to help Pakistan bowl out Australia for 307, built around David Warner’s critic-silencing  century in the ICC World Cup, here Wednesday.
  • Owing to Amir’s excellent bowling, Australia’s innings ended with an over to spare.
  • Sent into bat after the coin landed in Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed’s favour, Australia were off to a steady start with Warner and skipper Aaron Finch helping the team to 50 in 10 overs.
  • Australia seemed headed for a mammoth total as they were 223 for two in the 34th over but Amir’s sensational spell changed the complexion of the game.


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