Pakistan ‘A’ paceman Naseem Shah had fine figures of five for 53 as Sri Lanka ‘A’ were bowled out for 141 runs on the second day of the first 4-Day Unofficial Test match, which continued at the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy yesterday.
In reply, Pakistan ‘A’ were 70 for one wicket in their first innings when bad weather halted play at 3.00 p.m. due to bad weather.
Skipper Saud Shakeel made 35 with four fours from 66 balls and Omair Yousuf made 26 in 56 balls with four boundaries and they were associated in an unfinished 45-run stand for the second wicket.
Chief scores Sri Lanka ‘A’: 141 in 46 overs (Kamil Mishara 20, Lahiru Udara 23, Lasith Embuldeniya 22, Vishwa Fernando 30 n.o, Naseem Shah 5/53, Irfanullah Shah 2/40, Khurram Shahzad 3/25)
Pakistan ‘A’: 70/1 in 23 overs (Saud Shakeel 35 n.o, Omair Yousuf 26 n.o).