Sri Lanka won the sixth title by defeating Pakistan by 23 runs in the final of Asia Cup 2022. In this articlewe will see a head-to-head statistics comparison between these two teams in T20Is and we will look at which team had a statistical advantage over another.
Head-to-head match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka
- Matches – Sri Lanka and Pakistan had played 23 T20Is so far, with Pakistan winning 13 and Sri Lanka winning 9. Pakistan had an upper hand over the Lankans in T20Is. But there is one thing to remember in the last 5 meetings between these two in T20Is. Pakistan have not won a single match where Sri Lanka have won 5.
- Highest score – highest score between these two was made by Sri Lanka in 2013 in Dubai. Lanka made 213 and won that match by 24 runs. Pakistan’s highest T20I score against Sri Lanka came in 2007 in Johannesburg when they made 189 against Sri Lanka.
- Lowest score – the lowest T20I score between these two was made by Pakistan in 2012 at Hambantota where Pakistan got the all out at 95. Sri Lanka’s lowest total against Pakistan in T20Is is 99 which they made in 2012 at Hambantota.
- Top Scorer – top scorer between these two is a Pakistani batsman Shoaib Malik who made 397 in 16 matches and for Sri Lanka the top scorer is former Sri Lankan legend Tillakaratne Dilshan who made 323 runs against Pakistan in 14 T20Is.
Top wicket takers – the top wicket-taker between these two is former Sri Lanka legendary fast bowler Lasith Malinga who has 16 wickets in 16 T20Is against Pakistan. Pakistan’s highest wicket taker against Sri Lanka in T20Is is none other than Saeed Ajmal who has 14 wickets in 9 matches.