T20 International: Victory for Pakistan on Friday – SL team to Lahore after eight years for final match

Pakistan won the second T20 International against Sri Lanka by two wickets in Abu Dhabi on Friday night.

Pakistan won the toss and elected to field first. The Sri Lankans who batted first, scored 124 points.

Pakistan player Faheem Ashraf made history by becoming the first Pakistani player to claim hat-trick in T20 Internationals.The third and final match of the series is set to get underway tomorrow in Lahore, Pakistan.

The High Commission of Sri Lanka in Pakistan noted that special security arrangements will be in place for the encounter.High Commissioner, Major General Jayanath Lokuketagodage said Pakistani troops, police and other security personnel will be deployed to provide security for the event.

This is the first time the Sri Lankan cricket team is visiting Pakistan in eight years, after the Sri Lankan team was targeted in a deadly terrorist attack in Lahore in March 2009.