Today we are going to discuss the third one day match of the series between Pakistan and Srilanka, Pakistan have won the toss and elected to bat first. Both captains of the teams announces their playing eleven. Pakistani team’s playing eleven is consist of Muhammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali (Captain),Shoaib Malik, Muhammad Rizwan, Ahmed Shahzad, Sarfraz Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Anwer Ali, Yasir Shah, Rahat Ali and the tall fast bowler Muhammad Irfan, and the Srilankan’s playing eleven consist of Uppal Tharanga, Dinesh Chandimal, Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews (Captain), Milinda Siriwardana, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Lasith Malinga, Thisara Perera, Sachith Pathirana, Kusal Perera and the mighty fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep.
So the Pakistan team batted first in the third one day international, and Pakistan got very good start due to the openers Ahmed Shahzad and Azhar Ali. Team Pakistan has set the huge target of 317 runs for team Srilanka. The major contribution of this huge total is consist of Ahmed Shahzad’s 44, Azhar Ali’s 49, Muhammad Hafeez’ 54. Sarfraz Ahmed’s 77, Shoaib Malik’s 42 and Muhammad Rizwan’s 35 runs.
Now we are going to discuss Pakistan’s bowling and fielding of 3rd one day international against Srilanka. This series against srilanka is the do or die situation for the Pakistan cricket team, because If the team Pakistan lost this important match then they would be out from the ICC ( International Cricket Council) Champions Trophy 2015.So for this purpose pakistani all-rounder Anwar Ali has become the luckiest man for Pakistan of today when he bowled out both the Srilankan openers Tilkaratne Dilshan and the left hander Perera in the beginning of Srilankan innings. These two openers Dilshan and Perera had started to open up but fotunately for team Pakistan both the openers are gone very early in srilankan innings. After that the leg spinner Yasir Shah showed his magic with the ball and plays an important role for the victory of Pakistan and took 4 wickets for 29 runs, younster Imad Wasim and Rahat Ali also took 1,1 wicket.