Pakistan all-rounder Shadab Khan has taken full accountability after his aspect got here up quick within the Asia Cup 2022 ultimate in opposition to Sri Lanka on Sunday on the Dubai International Stadium. Dasun Shanaka-led Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 23 runs on Sunday to win their sixth Asia Cup title. After the loss, Shadab took to Twitter to apologise for the dropped catches within the contest, and mentioned he takes full accountability for this outcome.
“Catches win matches. Sorry, I take responsibility for this loss. I let my team down. Positives for team, @iNaseemShah, @HarisRauf14, @mnawaz94 and the entire bowling attack was great. @iMRizwanPak fought hard. The entire team tried their best. Congratulations to Sri Lanka,” tweeted Shadab.
It is essential to keep in mind that Shadab dropped two catches within the ultimate in opposition to Sri Lanka and one ultimately went for a six within the backend of the innings.
In the ultimate, Pakistan had Sri Lanka on the mat at one stage with rating being 58/5, however Bhanuka Rajapaksa’s unbeaten 71-run knock helped the aspect put up 170 runs on the board.
He was given ample help by Wanindu Hasaranga, who hit 36 off 21 deliveries.
Pramod Madushan then took two wickets in two balls to rattle Pakistan early.
Mohammad Rizwan and Iftikhar Ahmed placed on a 71-run stand, however their scoring charge was too low and the stress was constructing.
Madushan then broke the stand and claimed his third wicket, and since then, it was all Sri Lanka regardless of Rizwan hitting a half-century.
Pakistan have been ultimately bowled out for 147 off the ultimate supply of the match, resulting in ecstatic celebrations from the Sri Lanka gamers.
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