With World Cup on its extent, the Under 19 teams of Pakistan and Srilanka are involve in a 5 match ODI series. The host is struggling against the guest who has already registered their name on the series. They have won 3 matches out of the 4 matches that are being played till now. After winning the 1st match, Srilanka lost their track and are struggling to find their feet in the series as the series is on its end. In the last match, the host will most likely to get a win to gain their confidence for the upcoming tri-nation series that they need to play from 19 July. We are here to cover PK-Y vs SL-Y Dream11 Team, Preview and Fantasy Team for the 5th ODI of the series.
Sri Lanka U19 vs Pakistan U19, 5th Youth ODI
Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota
10:00 AM, 5th April 2019.
SL-Y – 2
PK-Y – 3
The pitch at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium is quite slow, and spinners find it easier to bluff batsmen on this ground as the batsmen is unable to pick the variations and turn that bowler will use against them. Last, match didn’t touch 200 on the scoreboard, shows how difficult it is to score on this ground.
PAK (196-3 in 34.5 overs) defeated SL (195-8 in 50overs) by 5 wickets
Pakistan: Hamid Hassan, Mohammad Nabi, Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Dawlat Zadran, Gulbadin Naib (c), Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Rashid Khan, Hazratullah Zazai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Asghar Afghan, Noor Ali Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Aftab Alam.
Sri Lanka – Kamil Mishara (c), Naveen Fernando, Sandun Mendis, Dulith Wellalage, Avishka Tharindu, Chamindu Wijesinghe, Ravindu Rasantha, Raveen de Silva, Thaveesha Kahaduwaarachchi/Sudeera Thilakaratne, Pawan Rathnayake (wk), Chamindu Kushan.
Pakistan: Rohail Nazir (c & wk), Mohammad Taha/ Khayam Khan, Abbas Afridi, Akhtar Shah, Basit Ali, Haider Ali, Mohammad Haris, Mohammad Junaid, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Shiraz Khan, Qasim Akram.
Rohail Nazeer, the skipper of Pakistan team is playing in a great form. He has got 3 half century in the last 4 matches of this series. Rohail Nazeer is a major headache for the bowlers of Sri Lanka.l be an obvious pick.
Haider Ali is bashing the bowlers in this series. He has got scores like 51, 96, 56, 9 in last 4 matches for Pakistan. Haider Ali will be a danger for Sri Lanka bowlers.
Akhtar Shah will be the go though bowler for Pakistan in this match who bowled a brilliant spell in 3rd ODI by taking 4 wickets.
Kamil Mishra has been the hope of light for Sri Lanka in this tournament. He is alone battling for his team and scoring runs. In last 4 matches, he has , managed to score 154 runs. He can be a bright pick for your dream11 team.
Avishka Thirendu showed his class in the lower middle order. In the 4th ODI match against Sri Lanka by scoring a fifty in a pressure situation. In the last match, he can be well placed in your team.
Thaveesha Kahaduwaarachchi got the opportunity for the 1st time and scored a brilliant fifty from the opening spot. He didn’t get much game time in this series but will be a dangerous batsman for the Pakistan bowlers.