ICC World Cup 2019: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, preview,head to head and match details

Both the teams had a disappointing start to the World Cup 2019 as they lost their opening matches against West Indies and New Zealand respectively.  Pakistan won its last match against England while Sri Lanka won against Afghanistan.


Pakistan and Sri Lanka will take on with each other in the 11th match of ICC World Cup at Bristol County on Friday. Both the teams had a disappointing start to the World Cup 2019 as they lost their opening matches against West Indies and New Zealand respectively.  Pakistan won its last match against England while Sri Lanka won against Afghanistan.

Pakistan showcased brilliant batting performance against England. With Babar Azam and Mohammad Hafeez being best with scores of 63 and 84 respectively, other batsmen also performed well. From the bowling Department, Wahab Riaz was at his best as he took 3 wickets at Trent Bridge.

Sri Lanka's batting line has not been so good in the two games so far. The team collapsed against Afghanistan and Kusal Perera was the only player to get maximum 78 runs for the team. Thanks to bowlers like Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Pradeep  whose strict bowling helped Sri Lanka to win the match.

 

Key Players

Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz

 

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne, Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews

 

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka ODI Head to Head

 

Matches: 153

Pakistan won: 90

Sri Lanka won: 58

Tied: 1

No result: 4

 

Playing XI

Pakistan: Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Sarfaraz Ahmed (C & WK), Asif Ali, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (C), Kusal Perera (WK), Lahiru Thirimanne, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Isuru Udana, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Pradeep.

 

 

Match details

 

Date and Day: June 7, 2019, Friday.

Place: Bristol County Ground, Bristol

Time: 3:00 pm IST, 10:30 am local time

Watch: The World Cup 2019 Pakistan vs Sri Lanka match live streaming will be available on Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 1 with English Commentary and Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD with Hindi Commentary. The live streaming of the World Cup 2019 Pakistan vs Sri Lanka match will be available on Hotstar.