Hits unbeaten 77 as hosts lead Pakistan by 291 runs at stumps on day three.
Sri Lanka took two overs on the third morning to dismiss last man Imran Khan and seal a 63-run first-innings lead, leaving Sarfraz Ahmed stranded on 78
Sri Lanka bundled out for 278 after Shah took five but Pakistan facing first-innings deficit after day two.
Sri Lanka's fast-bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake has said that 23-year-old Dushmantha Chameera is the most exciting fast bowling 'find' he has come across since Lasith Malinga
Yasir Shah took his third five-for of the series as Pakistan needed just 3.5 overs to get the remaining two Sri Lanka wickets on the second morning
Hey, remember that time Sri Lanka shocked the world by booting Mahinda Rajapaksa out of office just as he was fixing to settle into the presidency for life? (I was there, it was pretty major.) The new president, Maithripala Sirisena, was celebrated for … Continue reading ?
Opener hits his second Test century as the hosts were troubled by Pakistan leg-spinner Shah on opening day.
Mohammad Irfan has been recalled to the ODI team for the five-match series in Sri Lanka after recovering from a stress fracture of the pelvis sustained during the 2015 World Cup
Sri Lanka's new fast-bowling find Dushmantha Chameera has been ruled out of the third Test against Pakistan because of a side strain
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes the Pallekele Test is his team's best chance to beat Sri Lanka in their backyard, since the hosts will be without both Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara
With the series tied 1-1 and both Pakistan and Sri Lanka in flux, tipping a winner for the third Test and the series is foolish
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