Sri Lanka won the match by 6 wickets with Afghanistan

In the 32nd match of the T20 World Cup 2022, Sri Lanka won the match by 6 wickets with Afghanistan due to good performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, Sri Lanka was placed in the third position with 4 points. Afghanistan was placed in the last position with 2 points as per the points tables.

Earlier, Afghanistan won the toss and chose to bat first and made a low score of 144/8 in 20 overs due to great bowling by Wanindu Hasaranga 3/13 (4), Lahiru Kumara 2/30 (4), Dhananjaya de Silva 1/9 (1), and Kasun Rajitha 1/31 (4). Rahmatullah Gurbaz 28 (24), Usman Ghani 27 (27), and Ibrahim Zardan 22 (18) were good batting from the Afghanistan side. After this inning, Afghanistan set an easy target of 145 runs in 20 overs for Sri Lanka to win this match.

During chasing, Sri Lanka loses 4 wickets, reached the target of 145 runs in 18.3 overs, and won the match by 6 wickets with Afghanistan due to good batting by Dhananjaya de Silva 66* (42), Kusal Mendis 25 (27), and Charith Asalanka 19 (18). Both Mujeeb Ur Rahman 2/24 (4), and Rashid Khan 2/31 (4) were good bowling from the Afghanistan side.

Wanindu Hasaranga (SL), 3/13 (4), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in bowling.

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