Result, Man of the Match in 1st Quarterfinal of Cricket World Cup 2011


This article is about the 1st quarterfinal of Cricket world cup 2011 where pakistan defeated west indies.

In the first match of Knockout stage in the 1st Quarterfinal of Cricket World Cup 2011, Pakistan defeated West Indies by 10 wickets. In this one sided match played in Dhaka, the West Indies batsman surrender against the spin trio of Pakistan.

Pakistani team under the captaincy of Shahid Afridi continued their excellent bowling in this match and bowled out their opposition on a very low total of 112 runs. Once again Pakistani slow bowlers stuck most of the wickets, precisely 8 out of 10. Hafeez, Afridi & Ajmal were just unplayable for West Indies batsman.

After winning the toss, West Indies captain Darren Sammy elected to bat and the whole team was bowled out for 112 runs in 43.3 overs. In reply, Pakistani openers Kamran Akmal and Mohammad Hafeez easily reached the target in 20.5 overy without loss of any wicket.

Toss Winner of the 1st Quarterfinal of Cricket World Cup 2011
West Indies Captain Darren Sammy won the toss of this match against Pakistan and elected to bat first in this Day Night match.

Scorecard of 1st Quarterfinal of Cricket World Cup 2011


West Indies - 112/10 (43.3 overs)
Pakistan - 113/0 (20.5 overs)

Man of the Match of 1st Quarterfinal of Cricket World Cup 2011


Due to his excellent allround performance Mohammad Hafeez was declared as the Man of the Match. He was very economical in his bowling figures of 2/16 in 10 Overs . And also he made unbeaten 61 runs.


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