(Web Desk) – Pakistan has on Tuesday defeated Scotland by 48 runs in first T20I of the two-match series.
Batting first, Pakistan set a mammoth target of 205 runs with skipper Sarfraz Ahmed scoring quick 89 on just 49 balls. Shoaib Malik also made useful contribution of 53 runs on just 27 deliveries.
Scotland—who cruised to 53 runs in just five overs— succumbed in second half. Wickets in regular intervals restricted Scottish innings to 155 runs. Shadab Khan took two wickets in allotted four overs.