COLOMBO: Triumphant Pakistan takes on Sri Lanka in the 4th of the Five-match One Day International series at Colombo on July 22 to seal the series win.
Pakistan need to win the series at least with the margin of 4-1. The series loss may darken Pakistan’s chances get the ticket of ICC Champions trophy 2017.
However, Pakistan Cricket board arranged the Tri-angular series ahead of this series to make a way for Pakistan team for mega event of ICC.
Pakistan team needs to improve the ODI rankings to surpass West Indies team and get the ticket of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 as both the teams contain 88 points ranked 8th and 9th respectively in ICC ODI team ranking.
Pakistan team showed some brilliant performance in field especially young blood Sarfaraz, Yasir Shah and Anwer Ali. The rare moment comes when the commentator praised the fielding of Pakistan and said that: The difference between two teams is fielding.”