The third and final cricket Test match between Pakistan vs Sri Lanka will be played at Sharjah from November 3-7, 2011. The match will start at 10:00 local, 06:00 GMT, 11:30 IST. See live scorecard here.
Pakistan lead the three-ODI series by 1-0 and would like to wrap up the series by winning this one. Playing two spinners in the second Test, which they won, worked well for Pakistan in Dubai, and the indications are that they will stick to the same combination.
The news from the upcoming ODI series is that former Pakistan captainand Abdul Razzak have been included in the ODI squad, while Upal Tharanga and fast bowlers Dilhara Fernando and have been included in Sri Lanka's 15-man squad.
The probable players are announced and are as below:
Pakistan : 1, 2 Taufeeq Umar, 3 Azhar Ali, 4 , 5 Misbah-ul-Haq, 6 Asad Shafiq, 7 Adnan Akmal, 8 , 9 Abdur Rehman, 10 , 11 Junaid Kha.
Sri Lanka : 1 Tharanga Paranavitana, 2 Tillakaratne Dilshan), 3, 4 , 5 Angelo Mathews, 6 Prasanna Jayawardene , 7 Dhammika Prasad, 8 Suraj Randiv, 9 Rangana Herath, 10 Chanaka Welegedera, 11 Suranga Lakmal.
The highlights videos can be watched here after the days play.