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Sri Lanka's T20 skipper Lasith Malinga, who skipped the recent Pakistan tour, was included in a 16-man squad to play against Australia.
Sri Lankan skipper Dasun Shanaka won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final T20 against Pakistan in Lahore.
Inexperienced Sri Lanka stunned Pakistan by 64 runs in the first Twenty20 international in Lahore on Saturday, taking a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bat in the third and final one-day international against Pakistan at the National stadium in Karachi.
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in the second day-night international as Karachi staged its first ODI for 10 years.
Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed won the toss and opted to bat in the second day-night match against Sri Lanka in Karachi.
Karachi hosts a one-day international for the first time in 10 years when Pakistan take on a depleted Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka's depleted national cricket squad arrived in Pakistan expressing confidence in security promises by the hosts.
Sri Lanka's cricket board Thursday said it will go ahead with its tour of Pakistan despite fears that players could be the targets of terror attacks.
Sri Lanka have named depleted squads for a six-match tour of Pakistan, after 10 top players opted out citing security concerns.
Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 13 runs to win the third and final Twenty20 international in Lahore, routing the world number one team 3-0 in the series.
Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka won the toss and opted to bat in the second Twenty20 international against Pakistan in Lahore.
Pakistan take on an inexperienced Sri Lanka in the first of a three-match series in Lahore, starting their preparation for next year's World Cup.
Pakistan recalled trouble-making opener Ahmed Shehzad and batsman Umar Akmal for the three-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka.
Stylish batsman Babar Azam thrashed a swashbuckling hundred to steer Pakistan to 305-7 in the second day-night international against Sri Lanka.
Incessant rain threatened the first day-night international between Pakistan and Sri Lanka on Friday, the first in Karachi for 10 years.
Sri Lanka will replace Zimbabwe in the Twenty20 series in India in January after the African nation's suspension by the ICC.
Sri Lankan off-spinner Akila Dananjaya was banned from bowling in international matches for a year after his bowling action was found to be illegal.
Sri Lanka's cricket board says it had received warnings its national team could be the target of a terror attack during an upcoming tour of Pakistan.
Ten Sri Lankan players, including T20 skipper Lasith Malinga have pulled out of the upcoming tour of Pakistan citing security concerns.
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