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Sri Lanka beats Pakistan in Dubai test

Sri Lanka beats Pakistan in Dubai test
October 10, 2017

DUBAI, 10 October: Sri Lanka win test series on Tuesday after beating Pakistan by 68 runs in the second and final day-night test in Dubai, breaking unbeaten track record of Pakistan’s since last several years on the venue.

Sri Lanka breaks Pakistan’s unbeaten track record on neutral venue in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after ten years.

Pakistan has not lost a test series since 2009 terror attack on Sri Lankan team in Lahore, winning five series and drawing four.

Pakistan lost all wickets today for 248 runs while chasing Sri Lanka’s 317-run target.

Karuna Ratne was awarded man of the match and man of the series for his outstanding batting, with 196 runs in the Sri Lankan innings.

Pakistan has fallen to the seventh spot in the ICC Test rankings after losing the series.

 

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