Friday 16 May 2014 

Pakistan Set For Sri Lanka Tour

Pakistan and Sri Lanka will play three ODIs in August as well as two Tests
Pakistan and Sri Lanka will play three ODIs in August as well as two Tests
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Pakistan will tour Sri Lanka to play two Test matches and three One-Day Internationals in August.

The short tour will see them arrive on 2nd August and leave on 31st August.

The Tests will be hosted by Galle and Colombo while the ODIs will be played in Colombo, Hambantota and Pallekele.

The two sides met in December and January in the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan winning the ODI series 3-2 and pulling off a dramatic five-wicket win in Sharjah to level the Test series 1-1.

The Twenty20 International series was also tied 1-1.

During the Asia Cup in February and March, Sri Lanka beat Pakistan twice - once in the opening match and secondly in the final.

Sri Lanka v Pakistan schedule

6th-10th August: 1st Test, Galle
14th-18th August: 2nd Test, P Sara Oval, Colombo

23rd August: 1st ODI, Hambantota
27th August: 2nd ODI, Pallekele
30th August: 3rd ODI, R Premadesa Stadium, Colombo

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