Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2nd Test Day 4 Highlights: PAK 89/1 vs SL in 508-Run Chase

SL vs PAK, 2nd Test Day 4 Highlights: Imam-ul-Haq (left) and Abdullah Shafique in action on Day 4.© AFP

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 4 Highlights: Bad light forced an early end to Day 4’s game in the second Test in Galle with Pakistan at 89-1 in their massive 508 chase against Sri Lanka on Wednesday. Left-handed opener Imam-ul-Haq, at 46, and skipper Babar Azam, at 26, were on the starting blocks with over 90 minutes and 26 overs to play in the final session on day four. Spinner Prabath Jayasuriya sent first match hero Abdullah Shafique back for 16, with debutant Dunith Wellalage making a good catch midway through. Dhananjaya de Silva hit 109 before Sri Lanka declared their second innings at 360-8 in the second session. Tourists Pakistan, who won the first game of the series with two tests, face an almost impossible task to make it 2-0. They have to beat out more than three sessions for a draw. (SCORE CARD)

Playing XIs:

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (Captain), Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper), Ramesh Mendis, Prabath Jayasuriya, Dunith Wellalage, Asitha Fernando

Pakistan: Abdullah Shafique, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (Captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Fawad Alam, Agha Salman, Mohammad Nawaz, Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali, Nauman Ali, Naseem Shah

Here are the highlights from day 4 of the second test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle:

Topics mentioned in this article

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.