Newcomer Bhanuka Rajapaksa hit a quickfire half-century whilst Nuwan Pradeep and Wanindu Hasaranga recorded their career-best bowling figures as Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by means of 35 runs in the second one T20I at Lahore on Monday.
Rajapaksa’s 77 off 48 balls guided Sri Lanka to a aggressive general of 182/6.
Pacer Pradeep completed with four/25 whilst leg-spinner Hasaranga took three/38 – accumulating his wickets within the house of simply 4 balls – as Sarfaraz Ahmed & Co. had been bowled out for 147 in 19 overs.
The victory gave Sri Lanka their first T20I sequence win over Pakistan in seven makes an attempt as they took an unassailable 2-Zero lead within the three-match sequence.
Sri Lanka gained the primary event by means of 67 runs, additionally in Lahore. The closing event will probably be on the similar venue on Wednesday.
Right here’s how Twitter reacted:
Superb sequence win 🇱🇰
And Nice captaincy by means of #DasunShanaka
Stay strolling boys
— Thisara perera (@PereraThisara) October eight, 2019
Feels sooo gud! This sequence win is for all 🇱🇰 @OfficialSLC enthusiasts n wellwishers who believed in us. @b489d6a639c949c performed a gem of an inning and leisure contributed in all deptmnts to seal the win.
Was once an entire TEAM efficiency. Yet another to head!#teamworkmakesthedreamwork #PAKvsSL
— Danushka Gunathilaka (@danushka_70) October 7, 2019
#PAKvsSL Alarmingly deficient had been Pakistan -again!
— Ramiz Raja (@iramizraja) October 7, 2019
Remarkable sequence win for @OfficialSLC over @TheRealPCB in Lahore. This younger Sri Lankan group has a promising long term underneath a tender captain Dasun Shanaka whose emblem of T20 cricket is brave #PAKvSL
— Alan Wilkins (@alanwilkins22) October 7, 2019
Achieved & Dusted That is A Wrap Congratulations @dasunshanaka1 who led the group well and the beef up shape all of the gamers are wonderful…. smartly carried out bhanuka on your extra special efficiency…. smartly carried out boys stick with it the successful behavior…👍👍 #PAKvSL %.twitter.com/8Geeu8GyCL
— Dimuth Karunaratne (@IamDimuth) October 7, 2019
Congratulations to @dasunshanaka1 and the lads for the sequence win. It used to be tremendous stuff boys. Tremendous batting displayed from Bhanuka, @ShehanJaya12 , @dasunshanaka1 wat nice bowling effort from @WaninduH nuwan Pradeep and @IAmIsuru17. It used to be nice success. 👏👏👏👏👏
— Dhammika Prasad (@imDhammika) October 7, 2019
What a efficiency @OfficialSLC #PAKvsSL That is the long run .. thrilling stuff . An exquisite group efficiency as soon as back and what about @b489d6a639c949c #bhanuka Yakekne💪🏾 Niyama .. Niyama. Extraordinarily pleased with the mob !! 👏👏
— Russel Arnold (@RusselArnold69) October 7, 2019
What a efficiency by means of the lads @danushka_70 @b489d6a639c949c @dasunshanaka1 @ShehanJaya12 #nuwanpradeep @IAmIsuru17 #wanidu performed a significant section in successful the 2 video games.nice group effort 👏👏🔥
— Angelo Mathews (@Angelo69Mathews) October 7, 2019
#implausible win by means of @OfficialSLC congratulations boys🇱🇰💪🏾❤️smartly performed @b489d6a639c949 👍🏽
— Kusal Mendis (@KusalMendis1) October 7, 2019
Congratulations SL on a ancient sequence win,for all of the discuss SL sending a “B facet” it is a beautiful particular efficiency.Pak,some questionable variety needless to say. So much to replicate.. #PakvSL
— zainab abbas (@ZAbbasOfficial) October 7, 2019
It is time as soon as back to search out the 1992 International Cup ultimate or Champions Trophy 2017 ultimate DVD #PAKvSL
— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion) October 7, 2019