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|Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 24 runs in a thrilling second T20|
Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 24 runs in a thrilling finish to the second T20 international in Dubai to level the two-match series at 1-1.
Openers Kusal Perera hit a career best 59-ball 84 while Tillakaratne Dilshan made a 33-ball 48 to guide Sri Lanka to 211-3 in their allotted 20 overs after they were sent into bat at Dubai stadium.
Pakistan tried valiantly and despite Sharjeel Khan s 50 they slumped from 83-3 to 85-7 in the space of just seven balls and were dismissed for 187 in 19.2 overs.
Spinner Sachitra Senanayake took three wickets in a match with full of runs and records.
The series draw kept Sri Lanka at number one in the T20 rankings.