Champions Trophy: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to set up England semi-final


Collapse! Sri Lanka lose four wickets for six runs
Champions Trophy, Group B, Cardiff:
Sri Lanka 236 all out (49.2 overs): Dickwella 73, Junaid 3-40, Hasan 3-43
Pakistan 237-7 (44.5 overs): Sarfraz 61, Fakhar 50, Pradeep 3-60
Pakistan won by three wickets
Scorecard; Standings

Pakistan will face England in the Champions Trophy semi-finals on Wednesday after a thrilling three-wicket win over Sri Lanka in Cardiff.

Junaid Khan (3-40) and Hasan Ali (3-43) impressed for Pakistan as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 236, losing four wickets for six runs.

Pakistan also struggled with the bat before captain Sarfraz Ahmed’s unbeaten 61 saw them to a memorable victory.

India will face Bangladesh in the other semi-final at Edgbaston on Thursday.

More to follow.

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