The perishable batting line up of Pakistan continued with its unpredictable performance and surrendered against the deadly bowling attack of the Proteas.
The spirited Indian side kept their unbeaten record in their group while bulldozing their arch rivals, Pakistan, easily by a mammoth margin of eight wickets.
Pakistan displayed a balanced performance in all departments of the game and clinched the encounter vs. South Africa in the ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up match.
A brave batting by Kamran Akmal assisted by two match winning partnerships with Shoaib Malik and Wahab Riaz led the Pakistani team to a victory vs. Ireland.
AB de Villiers led from the front along with Hashim Amla as both powered tons with a historic third wicket partnership of 238 runs and won the game vs. Pakistan.
The Pakistani skipper, Misbah-Ul-Haq hailed the performance of Indian batsmen and especially Virat Kohli who let them down by 6 wickets in the Asia Cup 2012.