Pakistan v Sri Lanka - Champions Trophy, Group B, Cardiff

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  • Sarfraz Ahmed, the Pakistan captain, won the toss and opted to bowl in the last league match of the Champions Trophy against Sri Lanka.
  • Junaid Khan provided the first breakthrough by dismissing Dhanushka Gunathilleke for 13.
  • Hasan Ali celebrates after dismissing Kusal Mendis for 27
  • Fahim Ashraf celebrates after Dinesh Chandimal is out for a duck
  • Niroshan Dickwella scored a measured 73 off 86 deliveries including four fours.
  • Asela Gunaratne(in pic) combined with Suranga Lakmal for a partnership of 46 runs in an effort to put up a total of 236.
  • Fakhar Zaman scored a half century off 36 balls including eight fours and one six before being caught by Gunaratne.
  • Suranga Lakmal celebrates after taking the wicket of Azhar Ali for 34.
  • Mohammad Amir and Sarfraz Ahmed celebrate after putting on an unbeaten 75-run stand for the eighth wicket to take Pakistan home with three wickets to spare.
  • Sarfraz Ahmed's innings against Sri Lanka powered them to the semis and gave them a huge boost of confidence
  • Mohammad Amir too showed that he could bat and held his nerve with an unbeaten 28 off 43 balls.
  • Nuwan Pradeep then ran through Pakistan's batting order and finished with 3 for 60