Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Asia Cup 2022 Final Highlights: Sri Lanka have won their sixth title by beating Pakistan by 23 runs.
Highlights from the Asia Cup 2022 final between Pakistan and Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan in a final that ebbed and flowed until the final overs of the latter’s innings. Throughout their 172-run chase, Sri Lanka made it difficult for Pakistan to score, and they tightened the screws in the final four overs. Wanindu Hasaranga, who had earlier scored a 21-ball 36 with Bhanuka Rajapaksa to get Sri Lanka’s innings back on track, took three wickets in the 17th over alone to effectively end Pakistan’s challenge. Earlier, Rajapaksa’s unbeaten 45-ball 71 completely reversed Pakistan’s fortunes. Despite being 67/5 after the first ten overs, Sri Lanka ended up scoring 170/6.
Live coverage of the Asia Cup final between Pakistan and Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka wins!
Shanaka goes over to collect the trophy after his conversation with Shastri. He poses for a photo with it and as soon as his teammates know that the honours have been done, they engulf him. The Sri Lankans put in an outstanding performance today and throughout the tournament. This is more than just good practise for them and their proud cricketing nation. This team has been through some difficult times recently, as has the country they represent, for a variety of reasons.