Match scheduled to begin at 15:00 local time (11:00 GMT)
the first ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka being played at the Dubai Sports City. Pakistan tool the Test series 1-0; the main attraction in these ODIs will be the return of some star players. Lasith Malinga comes back for Sri Lanka and Shahid Afridi makes a comeback for Pakistan following a period of temporary ‘retirement’. We’ll get you the details from the toss when it happens.
Pakistan squad :
Misbah-ul-Haq*, Abdul Razzaq, Abdur Rehman, Aizaz Cheema, Asad Shafiq, Imran Farhat, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hafeez, Saeed Ajmal, Sarfraz Ahmed†, Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik, Sohail Tanvir, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Younis Khan
Sri Lanka squad :
TM Dilshan*, AD Mathews, LD Chandimal†, CRD Fernando, DPMD Jayawardene, S Randiv, FDM Karunaratne, CKB Kulasekara, RAS Lakmal, SL Malinga, BMAJ Mendis, NLTC Perera, S Prasanna, KC Sangakkara†, WU Tharanga