SL vs PAK: The final match of Asia Cup 2022 is being played between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. For this match, Pakistan won the toss and decided to bowl first. On the other hand, fast bowler Naseem Shah has given a big blow to Sri Lanka in the very first over, proving Pakistan captain Babar Azam’s decision to bowl right. Actually, Naseem Shah bowled Sri Lanka’s in-form opener Kushal Mendis on the score of zero.
Naseem bowls Kushal
Pakistan’s young fast bowler Naseem Shah, bowling brilliantly, gave a big blow to the Sri Lankan team in the form of Kushal Mendis in the very first over. Kushal got bowled by Naseem. Actually, Naseem Shah could not find any efficient answer to the fast ball coming inside and he got bowled on the score of zero. Let us tell you that Kushal Mendis was running in excellent form in the Asia Cup. However, he could not manage to score runs in the final match.
Pakistan made two changes
In the final of the Asia Cup 2022, Pakistan won the toss and decided to bowl first. Pakistan has changed the playing XI for the final match. Shadab Khan and Naseem Shah have returned to the team. While Sri Lanka has not made any changes in the playing XI.
After winning the toss, captain Babar Azam told that there are two changes in Pakistan’s playing XI. Naseem Shah and Shadab Khan are back. While Usman and Hasan Ali have been dropped. Naseem has been successful in this tournament so far. He troubled many big batsmen with his dangerous balls. At the same time, Shadab has also given an effective performance. For this reason, the captain expressed confidence in both of them.
Playing XI of both the teams
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Pathum Nisanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Danushka Gunathilaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Bhanuka Rajapakse, Dasun Shanaka (c), Vanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Pramod Madushan, Mahesh Thekshana, Dilshan Madushanka
Pakistan (Playing XI): Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Babar Azam (c), Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Haris Rauf, Naseem Shah, Mohammad Hasnain.