India beat Hong Kong by 256 runs in Asia Cup

June 25th, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS  

Karachi, June 25 (IANS) India thrashed minnows Hong Kong by a massive 256 runs in the Asia Cup one-day cricket series here Wednesday. Electing to bat, India scored a mammoth 374 for four, the highest Asia Cup total, with centuries from captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (109 not out) and Suresh Raina (101).

Indian bowlers polished off Hong Kong for just 118 in 36.5 overs. Piyush Chawla was the pick of the bowlers taking four for 23.

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