The Asia Cup has been the most watched tournament from the past months, There were nail biting finishes, some old arch rivals played against each other. The Indian Pakistan Rivalry was to watch out for in the whole tournament. Indians were officially knocked out in the their match against Pakistan. Where they lost a last over thriller. Indians Fought hard. But they were not able to make it to the final. Sri Lanka being an underdog in the tournament have proved their worth. They have been very good in all the three departments. Pakistan has a depth in their lineup too. Their young bowlers are doing the job for them. Naseem has won them matches. Rizwan has been key to their success.
Srilanka vs Pakistan :Final battle for the Asia Cup Title
Pakistan are good to go to go head to head against Sri Lanka in the culmination conflict of Asia Cup 2022 on Sunday, September 11 in Dubai. It will be the second gathering between these two groups in this competition, with Dasun Shanaka’s men beating Babar Azam’s side by 5 wickets on Friday Wanindu Hasaranga was on his pinnacle structure, as he got three wickets and all scored the triumphant rushes to give Sri Lanka their fourth successive triumph at the competition.
Pakistan in the mean time will expect a superior show in the last.Shanaka’s side confronted a loss in their most memorable match of Asia Cup, however from that point forward they have won each of their ensuing games against Bangladesh, Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan.
Shanaka will have better plans for Pakistan, as he defeated them. That was a practice match before they face off in the finals. There are some key players in both the teams to watch out for. Babar hasn’t scored much in the tournament the paksitani fans will hope for him to return in form tomm. Lankan bowling has to be on the top if they have to win this, because Pakistan has a good depth in their batting
Pitch Report for the final: The deck at Dubai Cricket stadium often produces matches in the vicinity of 160-170 and is not exactly conducive for explosive batting. The straight boundaries of Dubai are very short and the batsman takes full benefit of it. Some seam movement and extra bounce are also on offer here. There is very little help for the spinner on this surface.
Asia Cup 2022 : SL vs Pak Probable Playing XI –
Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis(wk), Charith Asalanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dasun Shanaka©, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Asitha Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka
Pakistan: Mohammad Rizwan(wk), Babar Azam©, Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah