Pakistan won the complete one sided match with 113 runs as the green shirts bowled out Sri Lanka on 213 in 44.4 overs.
After the good total (326 on 5) from batting side Pakistani bowlers did a great job to defend the score.
Mohammad Hafeez brought the operation all together with a sublime unbeaten 140 off 136 balls (his carrer best), the second time he has hit triple figures in the series, with the first ton also coming in Sharjah.
Pakistan had been 62 for 1 after 15 overs, but Shehzad and Hafeez scored 100 off the next 95 balls. By the time they were parted by a good Lasith Malinga run-out, their team was scoring at well over five runs an over. Misbah and Umar Akmal played key cameos for thier team.
Hafeez and Ajmal took two wickets each while Umar Gul with first and last wickets sent three Sri Lankans back to the pavilioun.
Today’s ODI was the Gul Dozer’s first match after 8-9 month as he was out of the game due to knee injury.
After the third ODI victory Pakistan has go up with 2-1 in a series.
Third ODI was Muhammad Hafeez’s show as he collects man of the match and most boundries collector cash prizes.