Jan 18, 2014
It will be a critical third day’s play for Sri Lanka and Pakistan as the hosts look to catch up with the Sri Lankan first innings total of 428. At stumps on Day Three of the third Test, Pakistan were 19 for no loss.
For Sri Lanka, debutant Dilruwan Perera missed out on a century as he was dismissed for 95 while skipper Angelo Mathews too failed to achieve the feat when he got dismissed for 91.
Pakistan still trailing by 409 runs.
Sri Lanka 428 for 9 decl. (Kumar Sangakkara 52, Mahela Jayawardene 47, Angelo Mathews 91, Dilruwan Perera 95; Junaid Khan 3 for 81, Mohammad Talha 3 for 99) lead Pakistan 19 for no loss (Khurram Manzoor 14*) by 409 runs.