Colombo. Pakistan Cricket has shared a video of the Pakistan team which reached Sri Lanka on the Sri Lankan tour for the two-match Test series with its official Twitter account. In this video, all the players who arrived on the Sri Lanka tour are seen playing football instead of cricket in the field. During this, apart from captain Babar Azam, other players of the team were also seen together in the field. While sharing this video, the Pakistan team has told that a very close match was played between the two teams. In this match, both the teams faced each other by winning one set each.
Let us tell you that the first Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka, which reached Sri Lanka, will be played from July 16 to July 20 at the Galle International Stadium in Galle. After the first Test, both the teams will rest for three days. After this, the second Test match will start from July 24. The second Test match will be played from July 24 to July 28 at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
A game of foot volley for the boys earlier!
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) July 13, 2022
Talk about the clash between the two teams in Test cricket, so far 55 matches have been played between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. During this, the Pak team’s edge has always been heavy against Sri Lanka. The Pakistan team has won 20 matches against Sri Lanka so far. There have been defeats in 16 matches. At the same time, Sri Lankan has won 16 matches against Pakistan team so far. While facing defeat in 20 matches. Apart from this, 19 matches have been drawn between the two teams.
The Pakistan Test squad for the Sri Lanka tour is as follows:
Babar Azam (Captain), Mohammad Rizwan, Abdullah Shafiq, Imam-ul-Haq, Azhar Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Haris Rauf, Naseem Shah, Nauman Ali, Salman Ali Agha, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Afridi, Shan Masood and Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali and Mohammad Nawaz.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 13, 2022, 19:27 IST