Daily Archives: October 5, 2019
An inexperienced Sri Lanka upset top-ranked Pakistan with a 64-run victory in their first Twenty20 international match on Saturday. Eighth-ranked Sri Lanka scored 165/5 before dismissing hosts Pakistan for 101.
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Hasnain on Saturday became the youngest cricketer to take a hat-trick in T20Is. He achieved the feat in the first T20I match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The 19 years and 183 days old pacer dismissed Bhanuka Rajapaksa (32), Dasun Shanaka (17) and Shehan Jayasuriya (2) on successive balls to record a hat-trick.
Indiana Pacers maintained their domination as they trounced Sacramento Kings 130-106 in the second pre-season friendly game between the two NBA sides in Mumbai on Saturday. In the NBA debut in India, the Pacers had eked out a 132-131 victory against the Kings on Friday, but on Saturday it was altogether a different ball game and the Pacers had a comfortable outing.