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Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 2 Live Updates: SL I 400-Plus Total



Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 2 Live Updates & Live Score© AFP

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 2 Live Updates & Live Scores: On the second day, Sri Lanka continued to lead a total of 400-plus in the first innings. Dinesh Chandimal and Oshada Fernando hammered half-centuries to prop up Sri Lanka’s total before Pakistan returned with wickets to share the honors on day one in the second Test on Sunday. Chandimal, who scored 80 runs, formed a crucial partnership with Angelo Mathews, including a fourth-wicket stand of 75, to fall short of fifty in his 100th Test. Sri Lanka reached 315 for six when bad light stopped play for the day, with the hosts opting to bat first in their bid to bounce back from an early defeat in the two-match series. Oshada, who scored 50 runs, said after the end of the day’s play, ‘If we can score 400 runs then it will be a good total. (live scorecard)

Playing XI: Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Ramesh Mendis, Prabhat Jayasuriya, Dunith Velalez, Asitha Fernando

Pakistan: Abdullah Shafiq, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Fawad Alam, Agha Salman, Mohammad Nawaz, Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali, Nauman Ali, Naseem Shah

Here are the live updates and live scores of the second day of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle:

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