Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka 13/12/2013 - Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The 2nd T20 international cricket match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka kicked off with Pakistan winning the toss and electing to bowl first. An interesting decision considering that the Pakistani's had a weaker batting unit in comparison to the Sri Lankans. To know about what happened during the course of the match, Read on for the complete Results, Review and Statistical Highlights of the match below.
When Sri Lanka came in to bat, they started off very well as they really dominated the Pakistani bowling. All their top order batsmen T. Dilshan, Kushal Perera and Kumar Sangakkara played special knocks to ensure they reached a score of 211. As far as Pakistan's bowling was concerned, Saeed Ajmal picked up 2 wickets.
When Pakistan came in to bat, they lost a couple of wickets early but came back quite well. Good innings by Sharjeel Khan, Shahid Afridi and Sohail Tanveer kept them in the hunt but after they fell, it was impossible for them to comeback. In the end they gave a very good fight as they ended at a score of 187 all out in 19.2 overs. As far as Sri Lanka's bowling was concerned, Senanayke picked up 3 wickets.
Take a look at the scorecard of the complete match below.
|Sri Lanka innings (20 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|MDKJ Perera||run out (Umar Amin/Sohail Tanvir)||84||59||5||4||142.37|
|TM Dilshan||c Umar Amin b Saeed Ajmal||48||33||8||0||145.45|
|S Prasanna||c Usman Khan b Saeed Ajmal||21||8||2||2||262.5|
|KC Sangakkara†||not out||44||21||4||2||209.52|
|Extras||(lb 1, w 12, nb 1)||14|
|Total||(3 wickets; 20 overs)||211||(10.55 runs per over)|
|Did not bat LD Chandimal*, AD Mathews, HDRL Thirimanne, NLTC Perera, KMDN Kulasekara, SMSM Senanayake, SL Malinga|
|Fall of wickets 1-100 (Dilshan, 11.6 ov), 2-133 (Prasanna, 13.5 ov), 3-211 (MDKJ Perera, 19.6 ov)|
|Bilawal Bhatti||2||0||32||0||16||(1nb, 1w)|
|Pakistan innings (target: 212 runs from 20 overs)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|Ahmed Shehzad||c sub (KDK Vithanage) b Senanayake||8||10||1||0||80|
|Sharjeel Khan||b Prasanna||50||25||5||3||200|
|Mohammad Hafeez*||c †Sangakkara b Kulasekara||7||7||1||0||100|
|Sohaib Maqsood||c Chandimal b NLTC Perera||15||16||2||0||93.75|
|Umar Akmal†||b Prasanna||0||1||0||0||0|
|Shahid Afridi||c †Sangakkara b NLTC Perera||28||13||2||2||215.38|
|Umar Amin||c Chandimal b Senanayake||0||2||0||0||0|
|Bilawal Bhatti||st †Sangakkara b Senanayake||0||1||0||0||0|
|Sohail Tanvir||c Prasanna b Malinga||41||26||5||1||157.69|
|Saeed Ajmal||lbw b Kulasekara||20||15||1||1||133.33|
|Usman Khan||not out||2||3||0||0||66.66|
|Extras||(b 1, lb 2, w 10, nb 3)||16|
|Total||(all out; 19.2 overs)||187||(9.67 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets 1-18 (Ahmed Shehzad, 2.3 ov), 2-27 (Mohammad Hafeez, 3.6 ov), 3-62 (Sohaib Maqsood, 8.3 ov), 4-83 (Sharjeel Khan, 9.3 ov), 5-84 (Umar Akmal, 9.5 ov), 6-85 (Umar Amin, 10.2 ov), 7-85 (Bilawal Bhatti, 10.3 ov), 8-121 (Shahid Afridi, 13.1 ov), 9-184 (Sohail Tanvir, 18.4 ov), 10-187 (Saeed Ajmal, 19.2 ov)|
|SL Malinga||4||0||30||1||7.5||(3nb, 1w)|
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