COLOMBO – Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fourth One day International match of five match series against Sri Lanka on Wednesday at Colombo.
Pakistan team chased down the target of 257 runs in the 41st over of the match at lost of three wickets.
Ahmed Shehzad played great knock of 95 runs and Mohammad Hafeez scored 70 runs. Shoaib Malik contributed 29 run in just 16 balls.
Siriwardana, Lakmal and Malinga took one wicket each.
Pakistani bowlers and fielders showed quality game again and restricted the Sri Lankan team to 256 runs.
Sr Lankan opener who scored fastest fifty for his team in second ODI against Pakistan, left the crease without scoring any run. After this Dilshan and Thirimanne showed resistance to Pakistani bowlers.
Dilshan scored 50 and Thirimanne lost his wicket after scoring 90 runs. Ahmed Shehzad took classic catch of Thirimanne. Chandimal also contributed 20 runs in team total.
Mohammad Irfan grabbed three and Anwer Ali took two wickets. Yasir Shah, Imad Wasim and Rahat also able took single wicket each.
Pakistani players showed again brilliant fielding again and saved many runs. Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Rizwan, Anwer Ali and Sarfraz showed their talent in fielding.