By BV Swagath
Pakistan and Sri Lanka have played against each other quite often in the recent times. So the players from either side know each other’s strengths and weakness pretty well. Mohammad Hafeez believes that Pakistan can beat Sri Lanka in their own den despite the hosts having tremendous support from the crowd. The Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan Semi Final will see two teams heavily loaded with quality spinners taking on each other. The two sides also have good seamers as well.
On the bowling front, there is little to separate between Sri Lanka and Pakistan. As far as batting is concerned, Sri Lanka have the edge with the top order batsmen and also the middle order doing a decent job so far. Pakistan on the other hand has been very brittle. They desperately look upto opener Imran Nazir to take them off to a flier. Skipper Mohammad Hafeez has been struggling to score quickly but with the ball and his captaincy, has been very shrewd.
Here is Mohammad Hafeez talking about the Semi Final clash against Sri Lanka: