Finally, almost after a decade, a Series is played in Pakistan after the attacks on Sri Lankan players back in 2009 outside the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore and the series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka made Pakistan fans very happy has their team successfully won the ODI series.
While the first match of the series was abandoned due to rain at Karachi, the last two matches of the series went good has Pakistan won series by winning both those matches. However, a funny incident took place on the last match of the series at National Stadium, Karachi.
It happened on the 5th delivery of 19th over when Pakistani Spinner Shadab Khan bowled a one down the leg side to Sri Lanka opener Danushka Gunathilaka, tucked the ball towards mid-off and set off for a single straightaway. However, There was an awkwardness situation between Gunathilaka and his partner to take a single. Finally, they’ve decided to take the single.
Iftikhar Ahmed, who is fielding at the mid-off has the chance to run out the non-striker batsman who is running towards strikers end, but the ball went past the Wicket keeper Sarafraz Ahmed and point fielder. it looked the Usman Shenwari, who is fielding at the boundary line would save the ball from reaching the boundary but he failed as his colleague fielders, and the ball ended up crossing ropes.
Watch Pakistan Cricketers poor fielding against Sri Lanka:
This is peak Pakistan fielding https://t.co/QKPi3d66J6
— _Karthik (@_karthik) October 3, 2019