WorldT20: Pakistan beat Lanka in warm-up match


KOLKATA: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 15 runs in their only World Cup T20 warm-up match on Monday.

Earlier, Pakistan skipper Shahid Khan afridi won the toss and elected to bat first. Pakistan gave 158 runs target to Srilanka. Pakistani Skipper Shahid Afridi once again failed to perform and gone on duck, whereas Mohammad Hafeez scored unbeaten 70 runs and Thisara Perera took 2 wicket for Sri Lanka.

On the other hand, Sri Lanka could manage only 142 runs in 20 overs. Imad Wasim bowled very well and took 4 wickets for Pakistan while Lahiru Thirimanne scored 45 runs for Sri Lanka.