Pakistan A beat SL A to win series

COLOMBO: Pakistan A defeated Sri Lanka A by eight wickets in the second four-day unofficial ‘Test’ here at the Premadasa Stadium on Sunday.

They resumed their second innings at 14-0 on the final day of the match, needing further 54 runs to reach the 68-run target for winning the match and they achieved it for the loss of two wickets.

Umar Amin and Azhar Ali remained unbeaten on 34 and 20 runs, respectively.

Pakistan A won the two-match series 1-0 as the first four-day match ended in draw.

The five-match one-day series between Pakistan A and Sri Lanka A will be played from August 20.