Close of Play

  • Mon, 21 Feb - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 162/5 (A Ranatunga 19*, RS Kaluwitharana 8*)
  • Tue, 22 Feb - day 2 - Pakistan Cricket Board XI 1st innings 191/3 (Younis Khan 10*)
  • Wed, 23 Feb - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 253/4 (71 ov) - end of match
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