England netted a third one 13 minutes into the second half to take the game away from Aliou Cisse's side and set up a quarter-final clash with France, which earlier on Sunday defeated Poland 3-1.
Following England's Zak Crawley and Ben Duckett, Pakistan batters Shafique and Imam also had double-century opening stands and it made it for the first-ever time in a Test match that there were two double-hundred partnerships for the first wicket.
Openers Zak Crawley (122) and Ben Duckett (107) stitched a solid opening stand of 233 runs to lay a strong foundation.
Conversation as the supporters waited was dominated by reports in the British and French media that they were ‘fake fans’.
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Left-arm pacer Sam Curran and leg-spinner Adil Rashid bowled brilliant spells as England's bowlers put out a marvellous bowling performance to restrict Pakistan to 137/8 in 20 overs
One of the intriguing questions that remains unanswered is why leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was not given a single chance to play in any of the six matches the team figured in here in Australia.
With a dominating win, England will now face Pakistan in the final of the tournament at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday
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After Rahul gave India a good start with his 35-ball 51 and Suryakumar Yadav smacked a whirlwind 61 not out off just 25 balls in posting a mammoth 186/5, the bowlers made short work of the Zimbabwe batters to bowl them out for 115 in 17.2 overs.
With the win, England knocked out hosts and defending champions Australia from the tournament.
The five-run win over England also adds to Ireland's incredible upswing in T20Is, after bowing out of last year's T20 World Cup in the first round.
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Chasing 210 for victory, Pakistan could manage just 142/8 in 20 overs with Chris Woakes wreaking havoc at the top of the order by dismissing skipper Babar Azam
After winning the toss and opting to bat first, Alex Hales and Phil Salt put on a quickfire 42-run partnership in the first five overs for England. Salt got England up and running with a six against Mohammad Nawaz and Hales followed it up with a four and six in the next over.