Published On: Mon, Mar 14th, 2016

Imad Wasim & Hafeez help Pakistan beat Sri Lanka T20 warm-up


KOLKATA: Left-arm spinner Imad Wasim claimed 4-25 as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 15 runs on Monday in a warm-up game ahead of World T20 Super 10 stage.

Defending World T20 champion Sri Lanka was restricted to 142-9 with Lahiru Thirimanne top-scoring with 45 off 37 balls.

Wasim dismissed Thirimanne, opener Dinesh Chandimal (30), Chamara Kapugedera (14) and captain Angelo Mathews (10).

Choosing to bat, Pakistan scored 157-5 with Hafeez hit a 49-ball undefeated 70 with the help of nine fours and one six.


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