Srilanka whitewash Pakistan in T20I series
Three changes in Pakistan team unable to save from 3-0 defeat against young Srilankan team.The first time world no 1 ranked team last the series with 3-0. This is the story of Pakistan vs Srilanka.
Earlier today Srilanka won the toss and opted to bat first. Srilanka made five changes in the final match.Pakistan bowler provided a good start. At the end of first power play Srilanka managed only 44 runs with the loss of 3
wickets. Gunthalika scored 8 runs Samarawickrama added 12 runs while the last match hero Rajapaksa managed 3 runs. Pakistan was at the top at that moment. But Fernando turned the table for Srilanka. Fernando made brilliant 78 runs in just 48 balls. He remained not out. His inning was funrnished with 8 fours and 3 sixes. Srilanka made 147 runs in alloted 20 overs. For Pakistan Mohammad Aamir was the most successfull bowler. He took 3 wickets by conceding only 27 runs.
In reply Pakistan last Fakhar Zaman on first ball. Babar Azam and Haris Sohail made a steady partnership of 76 runs. Tight bowling kept the runrate slow. In search of quick runs Babar Azam and Haris Sohail last the wickets. Both made 27 and 52 runs respectively.Wickets fall regularly. Captain Sarfaraz scored 17 runs.
Late surge by Iftikhar Ahmad and Wahab Riaz didn't threat Srilanka and Pakistan managed only 134 runs in alloted 20 overs. Iftikhar Ahmad scored 17 runs in 8 balls while Wahab Riaz scored 12 runs in 6 balls. For Srilanka Wanindu Hasaranga took 3 wickets by conceding only 21 runs. Pakistan lost the match by 13 runs.
Wanindu Hasaranga was awarded player of the match and player of the series award. Whitewashed world no 1 ranked team will definitely boost young lankan team confidence. On the other hand it's time for Pakistan to sort out the issues prior to T20 worldcup. Have a nice time