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Afridi stars in Pakistan win over SL

 Pakistan's fielder Abdur Rehman drops the catch off a shot by Sri Lanka's batsman Chamara Silva at midwicket during their ICC Cricket World Cup match...

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Pakistan's fielder Abdur Rehman drops the catch off a shot by Sri Lanka's batsman Chamara Silva at midwicket during their ICC Cricket World Cup match...

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi grabbed 4-34 as Pakistan recorded a nervy 11-run win over co-host Sri Lanka in their World Cup Group A match on Saturday.
Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan scored successive World Cup half centuries in a challenging Pakistan total of 277-7.
Sri Lanka made a late charge through Chamara Silva's 57 but ended up at 266-9.
Legspinner Afridi spoiled Sri Lanka's hopes of its maiden World Cup victory against Pakistan with key wickets of captain Kumar Sangakkara, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Thilan Samaraweera and Silva. Afridi also completed 300 wickets in one-day internationals.
Pakistan defeated Kenya by 205 runs in the first match with Afridi recording Pakistan's best ever World Cup figures of 5-16.


Updated : 2021-10-18 00:35 GMT+08:00