Pakistan pull off big run chase

By ScoreLine Desk - October 4, 2019

Karachi: Pakistan pulled off their highest successful run chase in the last three years as they beat Sri Lanka by 5 wickets with 10 balls to spare in the 3rd and final ODI of the series against Sri Lanka. Pakistan has thus won the series 2-0. The Men in Green won the second ODI by 67 runs as cricket returned to Karachi after 10 years.

In Wednesday’s match, Danushka Gunathilaka (133) propelled the Lankan score to 297/9 in 50 overs. For Pakistan, their openers Abid Ali and Fakhar Zaman got them off to a perfect start. Sri Lanka picked up frequent wickets in the middle phase of the innings to peg back the chase. However, Haris Sohail marshaled the home team to safety with 10 balls to spare.

By ScoreLine Desk

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