Asia Cup Final Memorable Moments: Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan in the final match of Asia Cup 2022. At the same time, Pakistan missed out on becoming the Asia Cup champion for the third time. Sri Lanka’s all-rounder Vanendu Hasaranga after scoring 36 runs in 21 balls took 3 wickets in 3 bowling. At the same time, Bhanuka Rajapaksa played a brilliant innings of 71 runs to take the team’s score to 170 runs. There were many such moments during the Asia Cup 2022 final which the fans will remember. Let’s take a look at the memorable moments of the Pakistan-Sri Lanka final match.
In the first over, Naseem Shah scolded Kushal Mendis.
After losing the toss, Sri Lanka’s team came out to bat first. Pakistan’s fast bowler Naseem Shah put the first ball of the match wide, but the third ball bowled an inswinger at a speed of 142 km. Kushal Mendis was clean bowled on this ball. In this way, Naseem Shah gave Pakistan a great victory.
When Shadab Khan asked the umpire to give him out forcibly
In the sixth over of the Sri Lankan innings, Haris Rauf made a strong appeal for LBW against Bhanuka Rajapaksa, but the umpire rejected the appeal. After which Babar Azam decided to take a review, but even in the review, the third umpire did not change the decision. During this, Pakistani spinner Shadab Khan was very eager, after which he started demanding to give out forcibly from the umpire and raised the hand of the on-field umpire.
Shadab Khan collides with Asif Ali while taking a catch
Haris Rauf was in front of Bhanuka Rajapaksa on the last ball of the 19th over of the Sri Lanka innings. Bhanuka Rajapaksa tried to hit a six off Haris Rauf, but the ball went into the air. After which Asif Ali and Shadab Khan collided while taking the catch. Actually, the collision between the two Pakistani players was so fast that blood started coming out of Shadab Khan’s nose. During this the game was stopped for about 15 minutes.
Dilshan Madhushanka bowled 11 balls in the first over
Sri Lanka set a target of 171 runs to win in front of Pakistan, but Dilshan Madhushanka, who came to bowl the first over of the Pakistani innings, looked under great pressure. Dilshan Madhushanka bowled the first ball no ball. After that he kept on putting wides continuously. Dilshan Madhushanka bowled 11 balls in the first over.
Brilliant bowling by Pramod Madhushan
Pakistan was chasing Sri Lanka for 170 runs. During the Pakistani innings, Pramod Madhushan came to bowl the fourth over. At that time the captains were Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan at the crease. Pramod Madhushan bowled a very simple ball on the leg-stump, but in the process of flicking this ball, Babar Azam gave an easy catch at fine short leg. While Fakhar Zaman was clean bowled on the next ball. In this way, Sri Lanka got off to a great start by getting 2 players out in 2 consecutive balls. At the same time, Pramod Madhushan took 4 wickets in this match.
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