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Pakistan U19 win by 23 runs! What a win for young Pakistan side. A low scoring thriller it was and in the end Pakistan U19 emerge as the better side. Shadab Khan picks two wickets in one over to seal the game for Pakistan U19. Sri Lanka U19 have been bowled out for just 189 runs. Hasan Mohsin is the man of the match for his run-a-ball 89 and two wickets. With this win, Pakistan U19 now take on West Indies U19 while Sri Lanka U19 faces England U19 in quarter-finals. Hope you enjoyed today’s covering. Good bye!

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 187/8 after 46 Overs: This game is going down the wire. Pakistan U19 need just two wickets while Sri Lanka U19 need 26 runs off 24 balls.  Jehan Daniel was the eighth wicket to fell for Sri Lanka U19. J Daniel c Zeeshan Malik b Sameen Gul 3 (11b).  Also Watch- Pakistan vs Sri Lanka ICC Under-19 World Cup 2016 Free Live Cricket Streaming.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 168/7 after 41 Overs: Pakistan U19 pick another wicket here. Vishad Randika is caught behind. A big one here. V Randika c Umair Masood b Sameen Gul 46 (71b). Sri Lanka U19 needs 45 runs required from 54 balls.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 163/6 after 39 Overs:  Pakistan U19 havce fought back with couple of wickets here. Kamindu Mendis was the first one to go. He was well set and looked threatening for Pakistan U19. K Mendis c Mohammad Umar b Arsal Sheikh 68 (104b). And then Wanidu Hasaranga lost his wicket as well. W Hasaranga c Mohammad Umar b Ahmad Shafiq 7 (10b). 

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 141/4 after 32 Overs:  This partnership is moving on at a good rate and Sri Lanka U19 need 72 more runs to win from 18 overs.  Also Catch- PAK U19 vs SL U19 Live Scorecard & Ball by Ball Commentary.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 110/4 after 26 Overs:  Mendis and PVR de Silva and slowly but steadily taking the Sri Lankan innings ahead. The team has crossed 100 run mark and with Mendis looking solid on the crease, Pakistan camp will be worried at this minute. They need another wicket to unsettle the opponents. As of now, Kamindu Mendis reached his 50-run mark. To complete his half-century, Mendis took 77 delievries.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 81/4 after 20 Overs: Vishad Radhika is the new batsman in for Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, Kamindu Mendis is trying to stabalize the SL innings with a patience knock. Currently batting at 37, he has played 56 deliveries and spent time on the crease, something which is the need of the hour.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 67/4 after 15 Overs: Once again, it is wickets tumbling for Sri Lanka as new batsman Shammu Ashan is sent packing  by Shadab Khan. He gets the Sri Lankan batsman bowled at the score of 63. Difficult times for Sri Lanka as they are in desperate need for a partnership. S Ashan c Hasan Khan b Shadab Khan 1 (4b).

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 62/3 after 14 Overs: Big wicket for Pakistan! The budding partnership between Mendis and Aslanka is cut short by Pakistani bowler Ahmad Shafiq as he removes the latter. Aslanka gets caught by Sameen Gul off Shafiq as he goes for the sweep but ends hitting straight resultig in a simple catch. Asalanka c Sameen Gul b Ahmad Shafiq 13 (21b).

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 54/2 after 11 Overs:  After losing openers cheaply, Sri Lanka finds solace in the new pair of Mendis and Aslanka. The duo are patiently batting after a nervous start to take Sri Lanka scoreboard cross 50-run mark. While Mendis is batting at 22 off 29 deliveries, Asalanka is 12 not out off 15 balls.

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 27/2 after 7 Overs:  Sri Lankan side lose their second opening batsman as well. And once again, the wrecker in chief has been Hasan Mohsin who removed Bandara. A superb delivery outside off gets Bandara nick and thin edge through to the wicketkeeper. Bandara c (wk) Umair Masood b Hasan Mohsin 14 (18b).

Live Score Sri Lanka U19 19/1 after 4 Overs: Chasing a relatively moderate target, Sri Lanka lose their opening batsman Avishka Fernando cheaply at the score of 8. He made 2 off 4 deliveries. Fernando c Zeeshan Malik b Hasan Mohsin 2 (4b). Hasan Mohsin got the first scalp for Pakistan early on in the innings. Opener Kaveen Bandara is joined in by one down bastman Kamindu Mendis on the crease.

END OF PAKISTANT U19 INNINGS 

Live Score Pakistan U19 212 all out after 48.4 Overs: Pakistan innings gets wrapped with last four wickets falling in quick succession. The team has managed a paltry total of 212 in 48.4 overs. Hasan Mohsin top scored with 86 runs. He was dismissed by Asalanka after Hasan got bowled in his attempt to play the reverse sweep. Hasan took 86 deliveries to make 86 runs including eight fours and one six.

Live Score Pakistan U19 179/6 after 45 Overs: The partnership is finally broken and in fact, Pakistan U19 lost two quick wickets. Salman Fayyaz is the first one to go lbw b PWH de Silva 33 (49b) and then Hasan Khan was  dismissed c Bandara b Nimesh 5 (12b).   Meanwhile, Hasan Mohsin is batting of 60.

Live Score Pakistan U19 152/4 after 39 Overs: That is half-century stand between Salman Fayyaz and Hasan Mohsin. These two have done well to bail out Pakistan U19 after those initial jolts, but the job is half done. They need to stay there and help Pakistan U19 post a decent total with just 11 overs remaining.

Live Score Pakistan U19 127/4 after 33 Overs: Despite the fall of wicket, Pakistan U19 have picked up their scoring rate in last five overs, scoring just under six runs per over. Salman Fayyaz and Hasan Mohsin looking to build a partnership here and that is what Pakistan needs from here on.

Live Score Pakistan U19 98/4 after 27 Overs: Pakistan U19 have lost their fourth wicket. Last thing they wanted here is a run-out and Sri Lanka have inflicted that. Umair Masood is run out while looking for a quick single. He looked bit hesitant at first and that cost him his wicket. U Masood run out 10 (18b).

Live Score Pakistan U19 71/3 after 20 Overs: Sri Lanka U19 rewarded for some good bowling. With scoring rate going down, the batsmen were always under pressure, and now Pakistan U19 have lost two quick wickets here. Saif Badar is the first one to be dismissed S Badar b PWH de Silva 24 (42b). And then in next over, Mohammad Umar was removed. McUmar st †PVR de Silva b Silva 26 (54b).

Live Score Pakistan U19 56/1 after 15 Overs: That is fifty up for Pakistan U19. In last five overs, Pakistan U19 have managed to score just eight runs. Scoring has dried up and Sri Lanka U19 bowlers not giving away any freebies.

Live Score Pakistan U19 48/1 after 10 Overs: Both Mohammad Umar and Saif Badar are being watchful after the loss of Zeeshan Malik. Looking to see off the first hour of play or so. But the duo is making sure scoreboard keeps ticking. Also Check- ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2016 Schedule

Live Score Pakistan U19 27/1 after 5 Overs: Sri Lanka have made good start here. Asitha Fernando picks the first wicket; Zeeshan Malik has to go. He has been adjudged lbw. Z Malik lbw b A Fernando 11 (17b).

TOSS: Sri Lanka Under-19s won the toss and elected to field.

Here is a look at playing XI of both the sides-

Pakistan U19: Mohammad Umar, Zeeshan Malik, Hasan Mohsin, Saif Badar, Hasan Khan, Salman Fayyaz, Shadab Khan, Umair Masood, Sameen Gul, Arsal Sheikh, Ahmad Shafiq.

Sri Lanka U19: Avishka Fernando, Kaveen Bandara, Kamindu Mendis, Charith Asalanka, Shammu Ashan, Vishad Randika, Wanidu Hasaranga, Jehan Daniel, Damitha Silva, Thilan Nimesh, Asitha Fernando.

Hello and welcome to live score updates of Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC Under-19 World Cup match 24 at Shere-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur on Wednesday. Having already qualified for next round- quarterfinals, both Pakistan U19 and Sri Lanka U19 will now be eyeing top spot in Group B as they face-off against each other is the last league match of the ICC U-19 World Cup. Stay tuned for the toss.

Pakistan U19 take on Sri Lanka U19 in the last league match, and the winner of this contest will top the Group B. Both Pakistan U19 and Sri Lanka U19 are tied at two points each. The victorious side will next face-off with West Indies, who qualified amid ‘Mankad’ controversy, in the fourth quarter-final in Fatullah on February 8. And the loser of this match will take on England. (Image: @ICC/Twitter).