2nd ODI: Babar Azam Shines As Pakistan Beat Sri Lanka By 32 Runs, Lead Series 2-0
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 - 9:01
Babar Azam scored a successive hundred while Shadab Khan gave his career best bowling and batting performance to help Pakistan thump Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the second day-night international in Abu Dhabi yesterday.
One-drop batsman Babar knocked a fighting 133-ball 103 while Shadab scored a career best 52 not out to lift Pakistan from a struggling 79 for 5 before Shadab the bowler returned with his best figures of 3 for 47 to dismiss Sri Lanka for 187 all out in 48 overs.
The victory gives Pakistan a 2 nil lead in the five-match series while this becomes Sri Lanka's ninth defeat in a row.