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Sri Lanka-Pakistan head to head

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Published on : 07 June 2019, 11:18 AM
Sri Lanka-Pakistan head to head
After having a bad start both Pakistan and Sri Lanka managed to secure victory in their second matches. The two teams, who are struggling to forget the defeat, are facing each other this time. It will be the third match for both Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
 
After facing a damnable defeat in their first match against West Indies at Trent Bridge, Pakistan defeated favorites England by 14 runs at the same venue three days later. Pakistan`s coach Mickey Arthur called on his team to be relentless against Sri Lanka after defeating the hosts England.
 
Sri Lankan team`s weakness in fast bowling after getting defeated by New Zealand at Cardiff was visible. The team later defeated Afghanistan in Cardiff in the rain-interrupted match. 
 
World Cup Head to Head:
 
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka
Total matches- 7
Pakistan won- 7
Sri Lanka won-0
Tie-0
No Result - 0
 
Head to Head in ODIs:
 
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka
Total matches- 153
Pakistan won- 90
Sri Lanka won- 58
Tie-1
No Result- 4
 
Player-to-Watch:
 
Mohammad Hafeez: All-rounder Mohammad Hafeez was the hero of Pakistan`s victory against England. He played an important role in setting a big target for England. He played a wonderful innings of 84 off 62 balls. Hafeez has performed very well in bowling too. He sent English captain Eoin Morgan back to the pavilion and got centurion Joe Root`s catch. Therefore, Mohammad Hafeez has adjudged `man of the match` because of his performance. So Hafeez will be player-to-watch against Sri Lanka.
 
X-Factor:

Nuan Pradeep:

Sri Lankan bowlers showcased their destructive form against Afghanistan match. The team won by 34 runs. Pacer Nuan Pradeep played a massive role in this victory with 4 wickets. His score against Afghanistan was the best record of his career. Earlier, he took 4 wickets in 34 runs. But this time he took 4 wickets in 9 overs, one of which was Maiden over and gave only 31 runs. That`s why the X-factor against Pakistan can be this first bowler.

Match schedule:

3:30 pm

Match venue

Bristol County Ground, Bristol

Direct broadcasters

Gazi TV, maasranga television and BTV

 

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