KARACHI: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth ODI in Premadasa stadium, Colombo to take decisive 3-1 lead in the five-match series.

PHOTO: AFP
PHOTO: AFP
PHOTO: AFP

Sri Lanka opted to bat first after winning the toss for the first time in the ongoing tour and were restricted to 256-9 even after a 90-run knock from Lahiru Thirimanne.

Muhammad Irfan bagged three wicket for the visitors.

In their reply, Pakistan never looked in trouble and went on to chase the target with 55 balls remaining.

Ahmed Shehzad scored 95 off 90 balls courtesy 12 boundaries and a six to bolster Pakistan’s chances while Muhammad Hafeez played a useful 70-run knock off 88 balls.

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