Pakistan beat New Zealand by 14 runs at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Sri Lanka. -Photos by agencies

Pakistan fans cheer during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between Pakistan and New Zealand. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan fans cheer during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match between Pakistan and New Zealand. -Photo by AFP
A Pakistan fan looks on during the match. -Photo by AFP
A Pakistan fan looks on during the match. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan cricketer Imran Nazir congratulates Mohammad Hafeez (R) after hitting a six. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan cricketer Imran Nazir congratulates Mohammad Hafeez (R) after hitting a six. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand bowler Tim Southee celebrates after taking a catch to dismiss Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand bowler Tim Southee celebrates after taking a catch to dismiss Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand bowler Tim Southee (L) celebrates the wicket of Pakistan cricketer Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand bowler Tim Southee (L) celebrates the wicket of Pakistan cricketer Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand celebrate the wicket of Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand celebrate the wicket of Imran Nazir. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand wicketkeeper Brendon McCullum (L) watches as Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Hafeez plays a shot. -Photo by AFP
New Zealand wicketkeeper Brendon McCullum (L) watches as Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Hafeez plays a shot. -Photo by AFP
Mohammad Hafeez (L) congratulates Nasir Jamshed for scoring a half century. -Photo by AFP
Mohammad Hafeez (L) congratulates Nasir Jamshed for scoring a half century. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan's Shahid Afridi (R) is  congratulated by Shoaib Malik after he took the wicket of New Zealand's Rob Nicol. -Photo by Reuters
Pakistan's Shahid Afridi (R) is congratulated by Shoaib Malik after he took the wicket of New Zealand's Rob Nicol. -Photo by Reuters
A bail flies up as Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Hafeez (C) is clean bowled by New Zealand bowler James Franklin. -Photo by AFP
A bail flies up as Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Hafeez (C) is clean bowled by New Zealand bowler James Franklin. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan cricketers celebrate the run out of New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan cricketers celebrate the run out of New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan wicket keeper Kamran Akmal (L) watches as New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum plays a shot. -Photo by AFP
Pakistan wicket keeper Kamran Akmal (L) watches as New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum plays a shot. -Photo by AFP
Saeed Ajmal celebrates taking the wicket of Daniel Vettori. -Photo by AFP
Saeed Ajmal celebrates taking the wicket of Daniel Vettori. -Photo by AFP

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M. Asghar
Sep 23, 2012 01:35pm
It is just the beginning, they have to keep up the cold headedness for the other fixes.
ahtesham1
Sep 23, 2012 08:25pm
bravo. Long live Pakistan