In Colombo’s current ACC Emerging Asia Cup 2023, Pakistan A defeated Sri Lanka A by a score of 60 runs to win the first semi-final.
The Men in Green, who chose to bat first, showed great performance and talent to compile 322 runs in their 50 overs.
As the featured performer, Omar Yousuf dazzled the audience with a stunning 88-run innings with boundaries and a majestic six.
Mohammad Hairs, the captain of the team, also made an important contribution to the total. He showed his mettle by scoring 52 runs in just 43 balls, including five boundaries, to prove his mettle.
Mubasir Khan added to the team’s batting performance with a significant 42 runs off 45 balls, slamming two fours and as many sixes to contribute to the team’s 322 run total.
Arshad Iqbal, a gifted bowler, was unquestionably Pakistan A’s day’s hero as he secured five key wickets while showcasing his amazing skill set.
Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 60 runs to go to the Emerging Asia Cup final. Iqbal finishes up his five-wicket haul with a flawless Yorker that removed Samara Koon’s stumps.
In 45.4 overs, Sri Lanka A was bowled out for 262. In the grand final on Sunday, Pakistan will now play against India A in Emerging Asia Cup 2023.
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) July 21, 2023