Asia Cup Sri Lanka Defeats Pakistan 1st ODI 15th June 2010

Yesterday on Tuesday 15th June 2010 in first ODI match of the Asia Cup 2010 between Sri Lanka and Pakistan the Sri Lankan team has defeated Pakistan with its impressive bowling by 16 runs. Sri Lanka played first after winning the toss and made 242 runs for loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs. The total was not a very big one but Sri Lankan bowlers specially Malinga bowled very well and Pakistan was all out on 226 runs in 48 overs and lost by 16 runs. Shahid Afridi also scored 109 runs for Pakistan but his Century was also not able to save Pakistan from defeat. Now Pakistan will have to win next matches against Bangladesh and India for qualifying to the Final of Asia Cup 2010. Sri Lanka now have fair chances of going to Final.
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