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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka [Q1], Jaipur

Group B, Match 2 SL vs PAK: Pakistan wins after a slump

Abdul Razzaq starred with ball and bat to help Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by four wickets in their Champions Trophy game. He came to the crease with his team 201-6 and was dropped on five before hitting 38 off 24 balls to see them to their target of 254 with 11 balls left. Earlier, Razzaq took 4-50 as Sri Lanka fell away from a good start given to them by Sanath Jayasuriya, who hit 48. Sri Lanka (Playing XI): U Tharanga, S Jayasuriya, M Jayawardene (Captain), K Sangakkara (Wicket Keeper), M Atapattu, T Dilshan, F Maharoof, C Vaas, L Malinga, M Muralitharan, D Fernando
Pakistan (Playing XI): I Farhat, S Malik, Y Khan (Captain), M Yousuf, M Hafeez, A Razzaq, K Akmal (Wicket Keeper), S Afridi, N-ul-Hasan, I Anjum, U Gul
Champions Trophy Group B, Jaipur: Pakistan 255-6 (48.1 overs) bt Sri Lanka 253 (49.2 overs) by four wickets

Sri Lanka wary of crisis-hit Pakistan

Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has warned his team against taking a depleted Pakistan side lightly in Tuesday's Champions Trophy Group B tie.
Pakistan strike bowlers Shoaib Akhtar and Mohammad Asif were withdrawn from the tournament on Monday after the pair returned positive tests for the steroid nandrolone in pre-tournament tests conducted at home. Pakistan cricket is still reeling from a ball-tampering fiasco which caused the team to forfeit the recent fourth test against England at The Oval, controversy over the captaincy and the resignation of board chairman Shaharyar Khan. However, even without the injured Shoaib, Pakistan were still strong enough to defeat hosts Sri Lanka in the test and one-day series in March-April.
Jayawardene said his team would miss the challenge of facing Shoaib, one of the most colourful characters in cricket and rated the sport's fastest bowler along with Australia's Brett Lee. The incident is the biggest to hit cricket since Australia's Shane Warne was withdrawn prior to the 2003 World Cup in South Africa after testing positive for a diuretic and subsequently banned for one year. Shoaib missed the Sri Lanka tour as he underwent knee arthroscopy and recovered from ankle injury, returning only for last month's one-day series in England. Sri Lanka eye their 11th consecutive one-day victory on Tuesday after skittling out defending champions West Indies for 80 in their nine-wicket victory in the final qualifier on Saturday. Sri Lanka team (from) : Mahela Jayawardene (Captain), Marvan Atapattu, Sanath Jayasuriya, Upul Tharanga, Kumar Sangakkara, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chamara Kapugedara, Farveez Maharoof, Chaminda Vaas, Ruchira Perera, Dilhara Fernando, Lasith Malinga, Muttiah Muralitharan and Malinga Bandara.
Pakistan team (from) : Younis Khan (Captain), Shoaib Malik, Muhammad Hafeez, Mohammad Yousuf, Abdul Razzaq, Shahid Afridi, Kamran Akmal, Naved-ul-Hasan, Faisal Iqbal, Imran Farhat, Rao Iftikhar and Umar Gul.

Champions Trophy Group B: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka [Q1], Jaipur

Scores

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 4 wickets
Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat
253 all out (49.2 overs)
255 for 6 (48.1 overs)

Sri Lanka Innings
 
 
Runs
Balls
4s
6s
W U Tharanga c Kamran Akmal b Abdul Razzaq
38
48 6 0
S T Jayasuriya
 
b Iftikhar Anjum
48
35 5 2
D P M D Jayawardene c Imran Farhat b Shoaib Malik
31
41 3 0
K C Sangakkara c Iftikhar Anjum b Shoaib Malik
39
47 5 0
M S Atapattu run out
 
36
53 1 0
T M Dilshan
 
b Shahid Afridi
3
5 0 0
M F Maharoof
 
b Abdul Razzaq
22
44 2 0
W P U J C Vaas
 
b Abdul Razzaq
15
21 1 0
M Muralitharan lbw b Mohammad Hafeez
0
2 0 0
S L Malinga
 
b Abdul Razzaq
0
1 0 0
C R D Fernando not out
 
4
7 0 0
Extras
 
8nb 7w 2lb 17
 
Total
 
all out 253 (49.2 ovs)

Bowler
O
M
R
W
Naved-ul-Hasan 4.0 0 33 0
Iftikhar Anjum 7.0 0 40 1
Umar Gul 6.0 0 23 0
Abdul Razzaq 7.2 0 50 4
Shoaib Malik 8.0 0 34 2
Shahid Afridi 10.0 0 47 1
Mohammad Hafeez 7.0 0 24 1
Fall of wicket
 
63 S T Jayasuriya
108 W U Tharanga
141 D P M D Jayawardene
181 K C Sangakkara
186 T M Dilshan
225 M S Atapattu
236 M F Maharoof
239 M Muralitharan
240 S L Malinga
253 W P U J C Vaas

Pakistan Innings
 
 
Runs
Balls
4s
6s
Mohammad Hafeez c K C Sangakkara b W P U J C Vaas
22
15 3 0
Imran Farhat c C R D Fernando b M Muralitharan
53
64 8 0
Younis Khan c K C Sangakkara b M F Maharoof
7
13 1 0
Mohammad Yousuf run out
 
49
78 5 0
Shahid Afridi c W U Tharanga b S T Jayasuriya
1
8 0 0
Shoaib Malik not out
 
46
59 1 1
Kamran Akmal c M F Maharoof b W P U J C Vaas
20
30 1 0
Abdul Razzaq not out
 
38
24 2 2
Extras
 
2nb 11w 6lb 19
 
Total
 
for 6 255 (48.1 ovs)

Bowler
O
M
R
W
W P U J C Vaas 10.0 1 61 2
S L Malinga 7.0 1 49 0
C R D Fernando 6.1 0 32 0
M F Maharoof 3.0 0 24 1
M Muralitharan 10.0 0 37 1
S T Jayasuriya 10.0 0 33 1
T M Dilshan 2.0 0 13 0
Fall of wicket
 
39 Mohammad Hafeez
71 Younis Khan
104 Imran Farhat
114 Shahid Afridi
161 Mohammad Yousuf
201 Kamran Akmal

Umpires: B F Bowden, S J A Taufel

Champions Trophy Group B: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka [Q1], Jaipur

Venue

Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur

The Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur is the most refurbished of the four venues with floodlights now installed. The ground will host six matches, including Englands pre-Ashes tie against Australia on October 21.

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Editor: Nishanth Gopinathan.