Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka beat Pakistan before final


Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by five wickets in the final match of the Super Four of the Asia Cup 2022. In the match played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, after losing the toss, the Pakistan team could score only 121 runs in 20 overs. 


In reply, Sri Lanka achieved the target in 17 overs for the loss of five wickets. Pathum Nisanka scored 55 not out for Sri Lanka. Bhanuka Rajapaksa contributed 24 and captain Dasun Shanaka contributed 21 runs. Hasranga gave his team victory by hitting a four.


Earlier, captain Babar Azam scored 30 runs for Pakistan. All-rounder Mohammad Nawaz contributed 26 runs. Wanindu Hasaranga took the highest three wickets for Sri Lanka. The title match between both teams will be played on Sunday. The Indian team has failed to enter the title match.