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Pakistan beat Zimbabwe

Published:Thursday | January 24, 2008 | 2:18 PM

Nasir Jamshed continued his fine form as hosts Pakistan defeated Zimbabwe by five wickets to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day international series.

The 18 year old scored 74 as Pakistan passed Zimbabwe\'s 238 for 8 with 22 balls left.

Earlier, Hamilton Masakadza slammed 87 and Tatenda Taibu added 81 to lead Zimbabwe to 238 for eight.

Pakistani all rounder Sohail Tanvir finished the innings with figures of four for 34.

However, Zimbabwe could not defend the total as Pakistan cruised home quite easily, reaching 239 for five off 46.2 overs.

The five match series continues on Sunday in Multan.

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