Pakistan Sri Lanka

Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be looking to get match practice ahead of the Champions Trophy © Getty Images

Birmingham: May 30, 2013

Asian giants Pakistan and Sri Lanka clash in the first warm-up match of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 at Edgbaston, Birmingham.

News coming in from the centre is that it is raining in Edgbaston and a pitch inspection has been scheduled for 2.30pm local time. The cut-off time for a 20 overs a side game is 6:45 pm.

England will host the Champions Trophy for one final time before it is replaced by the ICC Test Championship in 2017. The actual tournament begins on June 6, but there are a host of warm-up encounters before that.

Catch the live scores and ball-by-ball commentary of the match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka here