Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath (2nd R) celebrates with his teammates after he took the wicket of Pakistan's Shahid Afridi (L) during their Twenty20 World Cup semi-final cricket match in Colombo October 4, 2012. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 16 runs in first semi-final
Posted : Thursday, 04 October 2012 12:59PM
(Reuters) - Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 16 runs in the first semi-final of the World Twenty20 in Colombo on Thursday.
Scores: Sri Lanka 139-4 in 20 overs (Mahela Jayawardene 42, Tillakaratne Dilshan 35) v Pakistan 123-7 in 20 overs (Mohammad Hafeez 42; Rangana Herath 3-25, Angelo Mathews 2-27, Ajantha Mendis 2-27).
(Editing by Sudipto Ganguly)
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