Sri Lanka wins their sixth Asia Cup trophy! Just one behind India’s tally of seven. And that too, with a wicket to seal it.
Sri Lanka beat Pakistan and emerged as the new Asia cup Champions
How apt this is, considering Sri Lanka are official hosts. Economic and political situation in the country didn’t allow them to host the tournament on their island, but they’ve conquered their home tournament albeit in the UAE
Believe it or not, the Asia Cup champions don’t even have direct qualification for the T20 World Cup tournament starting next month! Under massive pressure after losing their opening game against Afghanistan, they have beaten Bangladesh, Afghanistan, India, Pakistan and then again Pakistan to clinch the 2022 Asia Cup.
scores Pakistan won the toss an put Sri Lanka to bat . They were 52/5 but quickly revived the batting and ended up 171/6
Batting second Pakistan had a good start 65/2 and collapsed to 148 all out .