Sohaib Maqsood and Fawad Alam recorded the highest partnership for the 6th wicket in the Pakistan ODI history as they guided their country to a thrilling 4-wicket win over the hosts, Sri Lanka in their 1st ODI match played at Mahinda Rajapakshe International Cricket Stadium on Saturday.
Sri Lanka Cricket has made a decision to conduct the 2nd ODI in Hambanthota on 26th due to the bad weather conditions in Colombo.
Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal will miss the first one-day international against Sri Lanka on Aug. 23 as he is flying to Brisbane to undergo tests on his bowling action.
Arjuna Ranatunga: If I go to a school in SL and tell the young boys to watch one of the Indian players now and consider them icons, the kids will laugh at me.
Pakistan experienced another defeat on Lankan shores as they failed to defeat a strong Sri Lanka Board President’s XI in their warm-up game for the upcoming ODI series concluded at De Soysa Stadium, Moratuwa with the home team registering a 13-run win according to the D/L method.