Sri Lankan squad concludes the victory in 47th over with 5 wickets in hand.
Earlier, Pakistan displayed 260/5 reasonable total on scoreboard with the help of Fawad Alam’s ton, who masterminded an epic Pakistan recovery, elbowing his way through the early overs and did a great job for his team.
“Today’s match was one sided game and the credit goes to Sri Lankans, they deserved to win this cup. team in form and hardly any errors” said a Pakistani who was present in the stadium.
Pakistani skipper Misbah ul Haq 65 and Umar Akmal 59 have also contributed in green shirts’ total.
Sri Lanka easily concluded the game in 47th over, Thirimanne was the man behind Lankan tigers victory in a complete one sided match.
Jayawardene 75 and K Perera’s 42 played a vital role in Sri Lankan victory as both players did great job to support Thirimanne’s inning.
Saturday victory was the fifth title of Asia Cup for Sri Lanka.