Pakistan beat Afghanistan in Asia Cup
Umar Akmal celebrates after scoring a century against Afghanistan in an Asia Cup game at at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on February 27, 2014 - by Munir Uz Zaman
Umar Akmal hit an 89-ball 102 not out to lift Pakistan to 248-8 in their 50 overs before they restricted their rivals to 176 all out in 47.2 overs.
Five-time champions India, who beat Bangladesh by six wickets in their first match on Wednesday, play Sri Lanka on Friday.
Sri Lanka won their first match against Pakistan by 12 runs on Tuesday.