Pakistan vs Australia T20 World Cup 2014 Cricket: Pakistan Wins by 16 Runs

March 23, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Australia and Pakistan face off in the T20 World Cup international cricket series on Sunday, March 23, 2014. 

UPDATE: Pakistan won by 16 runs, giving the team a 1-1 record in the tournament so far. Australia is 0-1.

Pakistan plays next vs Bangladesh on March 30 while Australia will face the West Indies on March 28. See a full schedule, and all the results so far, here.

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Pakistan is coming off a seven wicket loss to India in its first game of the tournament while Australia hasn’t played yet.

The match is set for a 9:30 a.m. GMT start time (2:30 p.m. PKT, 8:30 p.m. AEDT). It’s being played at the Shere Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

The game will be broadcast on Fox Sports 2 in Australia, PTV Sports in Pakistan, and STAR Sports in Bangladesh and the rest of the Indian Sub-Continent (India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan).

It will also be shown on Star Cricket in Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Hong Kong, and the Philippines; Lemar TV in Afghanistan; Astro in Malaysia and Brunei; SuperSport and SABC in South Africa and Sub Saharan Africa; and OSN Sport Cricket in North Africa and the Middle East.

Viewers in Ireland, England, Wales, and Scotland can watch on SKY Sports; those in the rest of Europe on Eurosport; Norwegian viewers on NRK; those in New Zealand on SKY TV; Canadian viewers on Sportsnet; Pacific Islanders on Fiji TV; and viewers in the Caribbean, South America, Central America, Mexico, and the United States on ESPN.

Live streaming is available on Sky’s Now TV app,, WatchESPN,,, and Some of the live streaming is only available in one country or region. 

See squads below.


George Bailey (captain), Daniel Christian, Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Faulkner, Aaron Finch, Brad Haddin, Brad Hodge, Brad Hogg, Mitchell Johnson, Glenn Maxwell, James Muirhead, Mitchell Starc, David Warner, Shane Watson, Cameron White


Mohammad Hafeez (captain), Ahmed Shehzad, Bilawal Bhatti, Junaid Khan, Kamran Akmal, Saeed Ajmal, Shahid Afridi, Sharjeel Khan, Shoaib Malik, Sohaib Maqsood, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Talha, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar

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