Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

Fawad Alam
114(134) 8x4 - 3x6
Control %85%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 48 runs
  • 2x4 - 3x6
4 4 12 11 26 24 9 24
HDRL Thirimanne
101(108) 13x4 - 0x6
Control %88%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 28 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
10 18 15 20 16 3 4 15

Best performances - Bowlers

SL Malinga
O10
M0
R56
W5
Eco5.60
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
Saeed Ajmal
O10
M2
R26
W3
Eco2.60
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Pakistan - Innings

8
Sharjeel Khan8 (6)
Ahmed Shehzad0 (0)
9
Mohammad Hafeez3 (5)
Ahmed Shehzad5 (7)
1
Misbah-ul-Haq1 (1)
Mohammad Hafeez0 (8)
122
Misbah-ul-Haq64 (97)
Fawad Alam57 (96)
115
Fawad Alam52 (36)
Umar Akmal59 (42)
5*
Shahid Afridi0 (0)
Fawad Alam5 (2)

Sri Lanka - Innings

56
MDKJ Perera42 (37)
HDRL Thirimanne14 (24)
0
KC Sangakkara0 (1)
HDRL Thirimanne0 (0)
156
DPMD Jayawardene75 (93)
HDRL Thirimanne74 (70)
21
SMA Priyanjan13 (18)
HDRL Thirimanne8 (8)
14
AD Mathews9 (9)
HDRL Thirimanne5 (6)
14*
AD Mathews7 (4)
PC de Silva6 (9)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

Up there

5

No. of Asia Cup titles Sri Lanka have won, including today's. India also have as many which are the most

Dropped

Jayawardene was put down by Mohammad Hafeez on 52 off Umar Gul in the 34th over

Big-match player

36.71

Jayawardene's average in ODI finals until today, as opposed to his career average of 33.05. He has hit one hundred and nine fifties in these matches

Dropped

Lahiru Thirimanne was put down, on 36, by Umar Akmal off Shahid Afridi in the 20th over

Yet to open account

0

Number of wickets Junaid Khan has in the series so far

What a revival

3

Only the third time Pakistan's Nos. 4, 5 and 6 have all scored fifty or more in an innings

Wack stat

1

Wickets lost by Pakistan in the batting Powerplay in the series, until today, the least among all the teams

Another fifty

2005

The last time a Pakistan captain hit a fifty in an ODI final. It was Inzamam-ul-Haq against Australia at the MCG

Long time ago

2000

The only time Pakistan won in an ODI final after being three down for less than 20. It was against WI in Port-of-Spain

He's still there

0

No. of ODI finals Pakistan have lost with Misbah-ul-Haq in their side, out of three

How many more?

3/40

Malinga's best figures in ODI finals before today. He's taken three today already

Not great starters

3

No. of finals in which Pakistan have been two down for less than 20 runs, while batting first in finals

Who will take the lead?

6-6

Scoreline of head-to-head clashes for Pakistan and Sri Lanka in ODI finals

Missed out today

12

Wickets taken by Ajantha Mendis in four ODI finals he has played, at 12.58, economy of 4 and SR of 18.8