LAHORE (9 News) – Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 13 runs to seal the T20I series whitewash at Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday.
Chasing the target of 148 runs, Pakistan could score 147 runs for the loss of seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Haris Sohail hit 52 with the help of four 4s and one six. Babar Azam (27) and Sarfaraz Ahmed (17) were other main contributors.
Gunathilaka and Kumara shared two wickets each, while Madushanka got one wicket.
Earlier batting first after winning the toss, Sri Lanka scored 147 runs for the loss of seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Fernando smashed 78 runs off 48 balls with the help of eight fours and three sixes. Perera hit 13. Samarawickrama and Shanaka scored 12 runs each.
Muhammad Amir grabbed three wickets, while Imad Wasim and Wahab Riaz took one wicket each.