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    Pakistan vs Sri Lanka | 2nd ODI | Karachi | Sep 30, 2019 | Pakistan innings

    The wait finally seems to be over for Pakistan team and the fans, as bright forecast promises action to get underway in the second game of the three-match ODI series at Karachi's National Stadium on Monday, 30 September.

    Overview:

    Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI
    National Stadium, Karachi
    Monday, 30 September, 3:00pm local, 10:00am GMT

    The series has now virtually become a two-game affair, after the persistent rains had forced the first ODI to be called off on Friday, 27 September, further prompting the second game to be pushed forward by a day.

    Pakistan will aim to put forward a complete performance in front of the home crowd, who'll be eager to witness a One Day International after more than four-years. While the experience of seasoned campaigners like skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman and fast bowlers Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz makes hosts appear as a superior side of the two, focus will also be on Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan and Mohammad Nawaz, who are making comebacks into the national team.

    As for Sri Lanka, complete all-round performances helped them whitewash Bangladesh 3-0 at home, but the absence of their senior players and their recent record against the hosts, wherein they've lost each of the last six completed games, means that an uphill task lies ahead. Skipper Lahiru Thirimanne will look to inspire his team as a batsman and as a leader, to help his side register its first win against Pakistan after more than four years.

    Remember the last time:

    Much like the first ODI, the World Cup fixture between the two sides too, had been washed out due to rain. Their last completed game came in October 2017, the final ODI of the five-match series in UAE, wherein Usman Shinwari's 5/34 restricted Sri Lanka to 103 in the 27th over, setting up a comfortable nine-wicket victory and with it, a 5-0 series whitewash for the Sarfaraz Ahmed led side.

    What they said:

    Sarfaraz Ahmed, Pakistan captain: "If you review the performance of the team during the past two and a half years, it has improved tremendously. We scored 300 runs during the World Cup; we have scored 350 and even touched 370. Our cricket is improving and we are trying to go ahead with this team."

    Lahiru Thirimanne, Sri Lanka captain: "We have a lot of youngsters. Most of them are under 25, they have played a lot of domestic cricket and they have represented Sri Lanka earlier. They do not have any pressure, they are fresh. We have a good chance if we play to our potential."

    Conditions:

    Sunny intervals and moderate breeze is expected throughout the day, which suggest high possibility of a full 100-over contest. Teams chasing have won four of the last six completed ODIs at the National Stadium.

    https://www.icc-cricket.com/news/1362919


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    I read on web that only 20% of the tickets were sold, firstly is it true? And why so little interest, are ticket prices too high?. I know this is a weak SL team but the pakistani team is at full strength.
    Last edited by MenInG; 30th September 2019 at 12:22.


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    Is there any rain? Hope rain stays away.


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    Quote Originally Posted by IAJ View Post
    I read on cricinfo only 20% of the tickets were sold, firstly is it true? And why so little interest, are ticket prices too high?. I know this is a weak SL team but the pakistani team is at full strength.
    Weak SL team, ODI not as attractive as T20, marketing efforts were pretty weak when compared to PSL + West Indies series last year.


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    Quote Originally Posted by IAJ View Post
    I read on web that only 20% of the tickets were sold, firstly is it true? And why so little interest, are ticket prices too high?. I know this is a weak SL team but the pakistani team is at full strength.
    Maybe its because of the very heavy rain in the past few days (there were pictures of floods outside the stadium). Probably other reason is because the SL team is a weak team and majority of fans probably prefer T20s over ODIs

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    So, whats the weather forecast like?

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    Weather's good. It's sunny. It seems we'll get a full game


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    If the 20% figures are accurate, then that is seriously pathetic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ellipsism View Post
    If the 20% figures are accurate, then that is seriously pathetic.
    We will see today when the game starts


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    Cant wait.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ellipsism View Post
    If the 20% figures are accurate, then that is seriously pathetic.
    Fake news.

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    picture from a video from an hour ago

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    Sri Lanka team will wear black arm bands during the 2nd ODI vs Pakistan, as a mark of respect for the late Michael De Zoysa( Former Sri Lanka Cricket team manager, stalwart of SSC and tea industry veteran Michael De Zoysa passed away after a brief illness.)


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    Is Helicopter ready in case of another rain?

    PCB should be smart enough to buy Super Sopper. Its much cheaper than using helicopter.

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    Pakistan win the toss and bat

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    Looking forward to a good contest

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    Misbah XI won the toss and batting first.

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    Fakhar above abid ali is pathetic...also Hasnain should have played in my opinion...

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    Pak should aim for minimum 350 here.

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    Hey guys, which channel is showing this game in the uk?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fumaster View Post
    Hey guys, which channel is showing this game in the uk?
    Star Gold

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    3 let armers? could have given Husnain a go considering it will be a weak SriLanka batting line-up.

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    Empty stadium!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pakhs View Post
    Star Gold
    Thank you!

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    No Abid Ali. Pathetic!!

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    Why isn't Hasnain playing, what is the point of playing Wahab, he isn't going to be there in a couple of years, and why against Sri Lanka where new players should be given an opportunity.

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    In India which channel telecast this match ?

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    Its on Sony Max!

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    Quote Originally Posted by alok31 View Post
    In India which channel telecast this match ?
    Given the boycott probably no-one. Your best chance would be to watch it online.

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    Can you folks tell me which channel is it on in Bangladesh?

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    Quote Originally Posted by GreenKhan View Post
    Its on Sony Max!
    Yep, I have Virgin Media, but no sub for this channel, damn.

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    All the 5 pak bowlers take the ball away from right handers

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    In India, it's on Sony Six.

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    Thank you

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    three left arm fast bowlers ? Could have gone with one right armer.


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    If you wish to discuss where to watch this game - go to

    http://www.pakpassion.net/ppforum/sh...oadcast-Thread

    Dont discuss on this thread


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    Stands are empty. It's disheartening.

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    Anthems just done, Rambo on!

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    We got bigger crowds in Dubai


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    Stadium is empty

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    Fakhar plays a maiden first up.

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    Maiden, wow!

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    Coverage looks better than psl matches of this year

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    Quote Originally Posted by Green Patriot View Post
    Fakhar plays a maiden first up.
    Can tell this is a Misbah team! only joking guys.

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    Quote Originally Posted by saeed5646 View Post
    Coverage looks better than psl matches of this year
    Yes, looks very crisp.

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    What i had said , proved right, people are not interested in watching newbies, that too in an odi,
    If PCB want to attract some crowd , they should decrease the ticket prices by 70%

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sunny_majoka View Post
    What i had said , proved right, people are not interested in watching newbies, that too in an odi,
    If PCB want to attract some crowd , they should decrease the ticket prices by 70%
    The fact that there was uncertainty if the series would happen and also the weather are the main factors for the empty stands, it will fill up soon.

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    Babar azam needs 54 runs to complete 1000 runs in 2019 .he is 6th on the table while king kohli is at first with 1288 runs

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    What is the pitch like?

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    Quote Originally Posted by msb314 View Post
    What is the pitch like?
    Typical karachi wicket looks pretty flat

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    Crowd turnout is disappointing to say the least

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    I hope crowd will come out in the evening because this is pathetic.

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    Tuk tuking
    Misbah effect.

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    It's obvious Stadium won't be houseful. There's two reasons for that.

    1. Not many are interested in watching a Sri Lanka B to come and play Pakistan.
    2. 500rs tickets which is the lowest one are more or less sold out. The rest are expensive for most people to afford in Karachi.

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    Fakhar not got his timing yet, well it has been missing for a while. Good opportunity for him to get back his form in this series. Imam just creamed 4.

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    Fakhar still sucks vs spin, don't know how he murdered ashwin and jaddu on that historical day, that day now really seems biggest fluke. we should get done with this hack.

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    SIX by Fakhar.

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    Sixer!

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    Hoping Fakhar finds some form

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    its good people have not turned up, shows the incompetency of pcb and above all who is gonna watch oldies playing against third string side.
    Last edited by DRsohail; 30th September 2019 at 16:51.

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    Fakhar should also do strike rotation aside from blocks and trying to hit for 6.

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    Good boundary!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by DRsohail View Post
    its good people have not turned up, shows the incompetency of pcb and above all who is gonna watch oldies playing against third string side.
    The match was rained off yesterday. Iím not surprised people didnít turn up today.

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    Imam leading the way with batting average - 54, Babar on 53.

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    Good start from Pak so far.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DRsohail View Post
    its good people have not turned up, shows the incompetency of pcb and above all who is gonna watch oldies playing against third string side.
    So you want an under 19 team to play against them? If you see Pakistan team, we've alot of players who are new to the side and establishing themselves. Keep faith in the team. We can't enforce 5-6 new players directly in the team, so have patience. Enjoy the game.

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    Pakistan have 2 batsmen averaging 50+ and 5 averaging 40+, Sri Lanka only have one batsman averaging 35.

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    I think we were more likely to get better crowds in Lahore.

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    Anything under 300-320 will be embarassing for Pakistan considering the team weíre playing against.

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    Back to back fours from Fakhar!

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    Pak teams always carry a couple of 'senior' legends to WC's who play for the oppositions.
    This WC they were malik,hafeez.
    Next WC they could be sarfraz wahab iftikhar Imad etc

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    Why is cricinfo so slow?

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    Fakhar is accelerating now!!

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    Hopefully for the second innings the crowd will turn up

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    Kumara is very good upcoming talent. He is quite nippy and have pretty decent speed

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    Fakhar is the only top order lefty ive ever seen who cant play the ball bowled on his legs
    Last edited by Ahmed216; 30th September 2019 at 17:05. Reason: Correction

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    cricket finally being brought back to Pakistan.

    It’s sad not to see the full strength Sri Lanka team but kudos to the players that wanted to go.

    We can def build on this.

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    I dont think theres much difference in quality of these SL players compared to those not touring


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