Herath threat looms over Pakistan - Wisden India

Pakistan are hoping their batsmen will bury the ghost of Rangana Herath when they face the veteran left-arm spinner in the pink-ball, day-night second and final Test against Sri Lanka starting in Dubai on Friday (October 6). Playing without batting ...

Sri Lanka 'A', no 'B' team - Jamaica Star Online

Test batsman Dhananjaya De Silva will lead a 16-man Sri Lanka A squad on the tour of West Indies starting next week. The 26-year-old played the last of his 10 Tests against India last August, and averages 38 with two centuries already under his belt.

Cricketers in pink of fitness for pink-ball Test match - gulfnews.com

Dubai: Pakistan and Sri Lanka players have worked hard to be in the pink of their fitness to tackle the challenge of facing the pink ball in the day-night Test match commencing on Friday at the Dubai International stadium. This second Test of the two ...

The second cricket Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka to be played at Dubai on Friday - Radio Pakistan (press release)

The second cricket Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be played at Dubai on Friday.The match will start at 4.30 pm Pakistan Standard Time. Sri Lanka is leading the series one-nil. Quetta Gladiators release Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Gul.

Stakes high as Pakistan look to defend proud UAE record - Cricbuzz

Pakistan have never lost a Test series in the UAE since making it their adopted home in 2010. Six teams have tried previously, and six teams have failed, Sri Lanka included. They have stonewalled, barricaded, intimidated, junkyard dog-ed, dust bowl-ed ...

Five things Pakistan should do to level series - SAMAA TV News Pakistan

They are down 1-0 in the ongoing two-match series with Sri Lanka, but Sarfraz Ahmed and the boys are still not out of contention. One win can level the series for Pakistan if the team stays in sensible mode rather than in self-destruction mode because ...

2nd cricket test b/w Pakistan, Sri Lanka to be played on Friday - Radio Pakistan (press release)

The second cricket Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be played at Dubai on Friday. The match will start at 4.30 pm Pakistan Standard Time. Sri Lanka is leading the series one-nil. pakistan to participate in wsf world men's team squash championship.

Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in Dubai Test tomorrow - SAMAA TV News Pakistan

DUBAI: The second Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be played at Dubai on Friday. Sri Lanka is leading the two-match Test series one-nil. Pakistan will be playing to avoid a humiliating whitewash. They lost the Abu Dhabi Test match to the ...

Kolkata to host opening Test between India, Lanka - Hi-tech Beacon

Sri Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal showered praise on Herath. But obviously on the last day he was always going to be a factor and you've got to give him more respect. "We have lessons to learn from that experience. We had a plan like we did in 2015 ...

SL target Pakistan record in UAE - cricket.com.au

Sri Lanka will hope their left-arm spinner Rangana Herath maintains pressure on Pakistan when the second and final Test - a day-night affair with pink ball - starts at Dubai stadium on Friday. The 39-year-old took 6-43 on the final day to thwart ...

Sri Lanka batting coach Hashan Tillakaratne disregards 4-day Tests - Cricket Country

Cricket South Africa (CSA) have scheduled a four-day contest against Zimbabwe on Boxing Day. By CricketCountry Staff. | Published : October 5, 2017 2:24 PM IST. 0 Shares. Facebook share; Twitter share; Share on Google+ · Share on Whatsapp. Hashan ...

Mathews out of second Test against Pakistan - Newburgh Gazette

Had we done that, things would have been different. Still I have got out six [nine] times to him. Azhar Ali, who is the most experienced Pakistan batsman following the retirements of Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq, said he would try to fill the role ...

Herath on fire for Sri Lanka - AppsforPCdaily

"We have lessons to learn from that experience". "Had we done that, we would not have been in this situation". Had we done that, things would have been different. Azhar said the plan was to bat positively in the chase. "We had a plan like we did in ...

For Sri Lanka, day/night Test remains uncharted territory - Geo News, Pakistan

DUBAI: Sri Lanka will play their first day/night Test with the pink ball when they take on Pakistan in the second Test in Dubai beginning Friday. Sri Lanka's batting coach Hashan Tillakaratne, who has played 83 Tests for his country, has acknowledged ...

Azhar Ali disappointed, as Pakistan eyes to level series - Business Recorder (press release) (blog)

Pakistan top order batsman, Azhar Ali who is probably the senior most player in Pakistan's current setup has stated that he was 'disappointed' over his side loss against Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi. "We are disappointed but we have fought back well before.

Pakistan need to be consistent to be the No. 1 team again: Misbah-ul-Haq - CricTracker (blog)

The Pakistani team was flying high since their triumph in the ICC Champions Trophy, where they outplayed rivals India to be crowned as the champions for the first time. But they got a stern reality check very recently when a struggling Sri Lanka ...

Kolkata to host opening test between India and Sri Lanka - Emirates 24|7

Kolkata's Eden Gardens will be the venue for the opening test when India host Sri Lanka in a full series starting next month, the country's cricket board (BCCI) has announced. India blanked Sri Lanka 9-0 across all three formats on their tour there ...

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test, Preview: Lankans eye historic series win in UAE - The Indian Express

Pakistan and Sri Lanka once again square-off in the second and final Test at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, beginning from Friday. In what will the sixth day-night Test in the history of international cricket, it will be the first time that ...

Malinga left out of Sri Lanka squad for Pakistan ODIs - euronews

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka has dropped Lasith Malinga from the one-day international squad to face Pakistan in a five-match series starting next week, raising doubts if the fast bowler will feature in the team's plans for the 2019 World Cup. Malinga ...

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Live Online Streaming: When and where to watch Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test, PAK ... - The Indian Express

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test will be played in Dubai on Friday. PAK vs SL 2nd Test can be followed live on IndianExpress.com. 50. Shares. Share. By: Express Web Desk | Updated: October 5, 2017 11:25 am. pakistan vs sri lanka, pak vs sl, pak vs sl 2nd ...