Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 135 runs in 3rd ODI

Colombo: Pakistan has beaten Sri Lanka by 135 runs as leg spinner Yasir Shah stole the show by grabbing 4 wickets.


Thirimanne was the only batsman who crossed the figure of 20 runs and smashed 56 runs in 67 balls.

Yasir Shah was the highest wicket taker from the guest side. He grabbed 4 wickets. Anwar Ali and Imad Wasim took 2 wickets each and pacer Rahat Ali bagged 1 wicket.

Earlier, Pakistan won the toss and opted to bat first. The visitors set 317 runs target with the help of opening stand of 93 runs.

Sarfaraz Ahmed scored 77 runs with the help of 54 balls. Hafeez scored 54 runs in 54 balls. Opener Ahmed Shahzad smashed 44 runs in 54 balls. Skipper Azhar Ali added 49 runs in 59 balls. While, Shoaib Malik smashed rapid 42 runs in 29 balls.

Malinga and Pathirana took 1 wicket each.