Sri Lanka gamers have fun the autumn of a wicket© AFP
Sri Lanka prolonged their result in 169 after spinner Ramesh Mendis took 5 wickets to assist bowl out Pakistan for 231 on day three of the second Check on Tuesday. The hosts had reached 22 at lunch in Galle for his or her second innings with openers wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella, on 11, and Oshada Fernando, on eight, on the crease. The left-handed Dickwella opened Sri Lanka’s batting with skipper Dimuth Karunaratne sitting out because of a decrease again damage. The captain didn’t take the sector within the Pakistan innings and can solely bat if wanted.
Pakistan’s innings ended within the morning session after the vacationers resumed the day on 191-7, in reply to Sri Lanka’s first innings of 378.
Jayasuriya, a left-arm spinner who took 21 wickets in his first two Checks, bowled Hasan for 21 on the stroke of the primary drinks break. He returned with three wickets.
Off-spinner Ramesh despatched again Nauman Ali after which trapped Yasir lbw for 26 to report a 3rd five-wicket haul in his 10th Check to wrap up the innings.
Agha Salman remained Pakistan’s prime scorer along with his combating 62 on Monday.
Pakistan lead the two-match sequence 1-Zero.
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