Pakistan News/Sports: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka second test match played in Dubai; Pakistan won the 2nd test match against Sri Lanka and now Pakistan lead the test match series 1-0 up to three matches, E Pakistan News reported.
A Pakistani off-spin bowler took five wickets against Sri Lanka and he played important role in victory.
Saeed Ajmal; Pakistani off-spinner took five wickets and give 68 runs made team victory in 2nd test against Sri Lanka.
Pakistan lost opener Taufiq Umar, bowled for one by spinner Rangana Herath, but Mohammad Hafeez (59) and Azhar Ali (29) scored the compulsory runs inside 24.1 overs soon after the lights went on in the stadium.
In Sri Lankan’s second innings opener Tharanga Paranavitana (72) and vice-captain Angelo Mathews (52 not out) put up notable resistance against some penetrative pace-cum spin attack from Pakistan.
Pakistan had dismissed Sangakkara (30) in the fourth over of the fourth day before dismissing Mahela Jayawardene (five) and skipper Tillakaratne Dilshan (three) — three wickets within 18 runs — to put them on the victory path.