T20 Canada 2008/09

Winner - Sri Lanka

Pakistan cricket

Lawson unaffected by criticism

As Pakistan cricket undergoes its umpteenth revamp and a new PCB chairman with new ideas and possibly personnel settles in, Geoff Lawson, Pakistan's coach, remains indifferent to the criticism directed at him after an uncertain year in charge

Interview: Geoff Lawson

'I'm very harsh on myself'

Geoff Lawson, who's now completed one year in charge, talks about the team's progress and his reaction to criticism from the media

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, T20 Canada final, King City

'We did not post a good total' - Malik

Shoaib Malik, the Pakistan captain, has blamed his team's slow batting for the defeat against Sri Lanka in the final of the Twenty20 tournament in Canada

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Pakistan 3 3 0 0 0 6 +0.828
Sri Lanka 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.315
Zimbabwe 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.295
Canada 3 0 3 0 0 0 -0.833

Statistics

T20 Canada, 2008/09 (in Canada Twenty20)

Twenty20 Internationals

Twenty20 matches

Shoaib Malik is pumped up after dismissing Mahela Jayawardene
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Sanath Jayasuriya plays one off his hips
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Mahela Jayawardene and Ajantha Mendis at the presentation ceremony
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The Sri Lankan team celebrate their win in the T20 Canada final
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Abdool Samad wrapped up against the cold in the Maple Leaf CC nets
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Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at King City (NW) - Oct 13, 2008
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Canada v Zimbabwe at King City (NW) - Oct 13, 2008
Zimbabwe won by 109 runs
Canada v Sri Lanka at King City (NW) - Oct 12, 2008
Sri Lanka won by 15 runs
Pakistan v Zimbabwe at King City (NW) - Oct 12, 2008
Pakistan won by 7 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at King City (NW) - Oct 11, 2008
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Canada v Zimbabwe at King City (NW) - Oct 11, 2008
Match tied (Zimbabwe won the bowl-out)
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