Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 1 in Abu Dhabi: Sri Lanka ended first day’s play against Pakistan at 227/4. The Sri Lankan team were in a spot of bother in first session after Yasir Shah bagged two wickets for Pakistan to reduce them to 61/3. But Dimuth Thirmane showed resistance and scored 93 before getting run out. Sri Lanka didn’t lose any more wickets as Dinesh Chandimal unbeaten at 60 while Niroshan Dickwella scored 42*. Shah picked up his 150th Test wicket after removing Lahiru Thirimane for a duck.
Pakistan: Shan Masood, Sami Aslam, Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Sarfraz Ahmed (c/wk), Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali, Yasir Shah
Sri Lanka: Kaushal Silva, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal (c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dilruwan Perera, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep