result
1st unofficial Test, Dambulla, Aug 7 - 10 2009, Pakistan A tour of Sri Lanka
417 & 271/5d
(72 ov, target 374)315 & 156/6
Match drawn
11y
• Cricinfo staff

Gritty Pakistan batting forces draw

Ahmed Shehzad and Azhar Ali blocked out the Sri Lanka A bowlers with marathon innings

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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka A417/10(96.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Wahab Riaz3/95(19)
Naved Arif2/71(23)
Pakistan A315/10(99 overs)1st INNINGS
Sri Lanka A271/5(69 overs)2nd INNINGS
Pakistan A156/6(72 overs)2nd INNINGS
Ahmed Shehzad59 (134)
Azhar Ali*45 (202)
end of over 725 runs
PAK-A: 156/6CRR: 2.16 
Sarfaraz Ahmed16 (18)
Azhar Ali45 (202)
Sajeewa Weerakoon16-5-29-0
71.6
1
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, 1 run
71.5
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
71.4
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
71.3
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
71.2
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
71.1
4
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, FOUR runs
end of over 718 runs
PAK-A: 151/6CRR: 2.12 
Azhar Ali45 (202)
Sarfaraz Ahmed11 (12)
Suraj Randiv23-6-49-3
70.6
Randiv to Azhar Ali, no run
70.5
1
Randiv to Sarfaraz, 1 run
70.4
4
Randiv to Sarfaraz, FOUR runs
70.3
2
Randiv to Sarfaraz, 2 runs
70.2
1
Randiv to Azhar Ali, 1 run
70.1
Randiv to Azhar Ali, no run
end of over 703 runs
PAK-A: 143/6CRR: 2.04 
Sarfaraz Ahmed4 (9)
Azhar Ali44 (199)
Sajeewa Weerakoon15-5-24-0
69.6
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
69.5
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
69.4
2
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, 2 runs
69.3
Weerakoon to Sarfaraz, no run
69.2
1
Weerakoon to Azhar Ali, 1 run
69.1
Weerakoon to Azhar Ali, no run
end of over 692 runs • 1 wicket
PAK-A: 140/6CRR: 2.02 
Sarfaraz Ahmed2 (5)
Azhar Ali43 (197)
Suraj Randiv22-6-41-3
68.6
Randiv to Sarfaraz, no run
68.5
2
Randiv to Sarfaraz, 2 runs
Match details
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
TossSri Lanka A, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan A tour of Sri Lanka
Season2009
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days7,8,9,10 August 2009 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Jagath Nandakumar
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SH Sarathkumara
Reserve Umpire
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Pradeep Udawatta
Match Referee
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Ranjith Madurasinghe