PAK Playing 11 for Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 1st Test Match; Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for SL vs PAK Dream11 Team Prediction
Updated on: Jul 14, 2023 3:22 am IST
The 1st Test match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan is set to take place at the picturesque Galle International Stadium in Galle. The match is scheduled to commence on 16 July, with the first ball set to be bowled at 10:00 am IST
Reflecting on their previous encounter with Sri Lanka in Galle in 2022, Pakistan had a mixed result. They emerged victorious in the first game, displaying exceptional batting and bowling performances to secure a convincing win. However, they faced a setback in the second match, where Sri Lanka managed to outplay them and clinch a victory.
In the most recent Test series against New Zealand, Pakistan showcased resilience and determination by drawing both matches. While they missed out on a victory, the team gained valuable experience and will be eager to convert their efforts into wins against Sri Lanka.
Pakistan Playing 11 Team News
- Babar Azam will lead the side, while Rizwan will handle the glove work.
- Aamer Jamal will make his Test debut in the 1st Test match.
- Mohammad Huraira will have to wait for his Test debut.
- No major injury concerns for the side.
PAK Playing 11
- Abdullah Shafique
- Babar Azam (c)
- Mohammad Rizwan (wk)
- Shan Masood
- Mohammad Nawaz
- Hasan Ali
- Noman Ali
- Naseem Shah
- Shaheen Afridi
- Aamer Jamal
Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (vc, wk), Shaheen Afridi, Aamer Jamal, Abrar Ahmed, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Hasan Ali, Nauman Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Huraira, Shan Masood, Mohammad Nawaz, Salman Ali Agha, Abdullah Shafique, Naseem Shah, Saud Shakeel
SL vs PAK Dream11 Prediction
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Babar Azam Stats in Tests
Babar Azam, the talented Pakistani batsman, has recently showcased his brilliance in the last 2-match Test series against Sri Lanka. In those two matches, he emerged as the top scorer for his team, amassing a remarkable total of 271 runs at an impressive average of 67.75. With an overall batting average of 48.63 in Test matches, Babar Azam has proven his mettle on numerous occasions.
In December 2022, he achieved a significant milestone by scoring his ninth Test century against New Zealand. Babar will look forward to sustaining his form in upcoming Sri Lanka vs Pakistan Dream11 match.
|Matches||Runs||Last 5 performances in Tests||Last 5 performances against Sri Lanka||Highest Score in Tests|
|47||3696||27, 24, 14, 161, 54||81, 16, 55, 119, 100*||196|
Shaheen Afridi Stats in Tests
Shaheen Afridi, the left-arm pacer from Pakistan, has been making waves in the international cricketing arena. In his most recent Test match against Sri Lanka, Shaheen put up an impressive display, taking four wickets. This performance further bolstered his career tally, which now stands at an impressive 99 wickets in Test cricket.
Shaheen has particularly excelled in matches against Sri Lanka, having taken 12 wickets in five innings across three Test matches. His strong records against Sri Lanka make him a formidable force to reckon with in upcoming Sri Lanka vs Pakistan match.
|Matches||Wickets||Last 5 performances in Tests||Last 5 performances against Sri Lanka||BBI in Tests|
|25||99||4/38. 0/31, 1/45, 4/79, 1/21||4/38. 0/31, 1/51, 5/77, 2/58||6/51|
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