Sri Lanka registered a hard-fought exciting 2-wicket victory towards Pakistan on Thursday in the semi-final of the ongoing Asia Cup 2023 to advance to the very last of the match wherein they’ll face India on September 17. Kusal Mendis’ 91-run knock followed through Charith Asalanka and Sadeera Samarawickrama’s (forty nine) and (48) helped Sri Lanka beat Pakistan. there has been the instant within the in shape when Sri Lanka wished 6 runs off 2 balls however Charith Asalanka held his nerve to take the group over the line. talking about the healthy, Pakistan had opted to bowl after prevailing the toss with Fakhar Zaman and Babar Azam dropping their wickets cheaply. however Mohammad Rizwan and Iftikhar Ahmad’s (86) and (forty seven) took the group to the full of (252) in (42) overs. Opener Abdullah Shafique too furnished a big boost together with his fifty two-run score. match have been reduced to forty two-over a side because of intermittent rainfall. This defeat is a large reminder to Pakistan approximately their performance beforehand of the ODI world Cup 2023.