Sri Lanka’s Chamika Karunaratne, second right, Wanindu Hasaranga, second left, shake hand with Afghanistan’s players on the end of the T20 cricket match of Asia Cup between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan, Super 4, Highlights: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by four wickets in their Super 4 match of the Asia Cup here on Saturday. Sri Lanka chased down the target of 176 with five balls to spare with useful contributions from Kushal Mendis (36), Pathum Nissanka (35), Danushka Gunathilaka (33) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (31).
For Afghanistan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Naveen-ul-Haq took two wickets apiece. Earlier, put in to bat, Afghanistan scored 175 for 6 with opener and wicketkeeper-batter Rahmanullah Gurbaz top-scoring with a 45-ball 84 while Ibrahim Zadran contributed 40. For Sri Lanka, Dilshan Madushanka took two wickets while Maheesh Theekshana and Asitha Fernando got one each.
Follow SL vs AFG Highlights below.
Match EndedAsia Cup, 2022 – Super Four – Match 1
Match Ended ( Day – Super Four – Match 1 )
Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 4 wickets
Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Super 4 Highlights: Follow SL vs AFG highlights from Sharjah
Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Super 4 Highlights:
Dasun Shanaka’s Sri Lanka will take on Mohammad Nabi-led Afghanistan on Saturday.
Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Super 4 Highlights: Here are the two lineups
Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis(w), Charith Asalanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Asitha Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka
Afghanistan: Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz(w), Ibrahim Zadran, Mohammad Nabi(c), Najibullah Zadran, Karim Janat, Samiullah Shinwari, Rashid Khan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazalhaq Farooqi
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First published on: 03-09-2022 at 05:00:50 pm