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Pakistani cricket team in Sri Lanka in 1994

The Pakistan national cricket team toured Sri Lanka in August and September 1994, outside the normal cricket season, for a three-match Test series and five Limited Overs International matches. Pakistan won the Test series 2–0.

Test series summary

1st Test

9, 10, 11, 13 August 1994
(5-day match)
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390 (126.2 overs)
Saeed Anwar 94 (163)
HDPK Dharmasena 6/99 (45.2 overs)
226 (68 overs)
PA de Silva 127 (156)
Wasim Akram 3/30 (17 overs)
318/4 dec (91 overs)
Saeed Anwar 136 (218)
HDPK Dharmasena 2/84 (31 overs)
181 (47 overs)
A Ranatunga 41 (43)
Wasim Akram 5/43 (18 overs)
Pakistan won by 301 runs
P Saravanamuttu Stadium, Colombo
Umpires: KT Francis (SL) and ID Robinson (ZIM)
Player of the match: Saeed Anwar (PAK)
  • Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat.
  • 12 August was taken as a rest day.
  • The match was scheduled for five days but completed in four.

2nd Test

18, 19, 20, 22, 23 August 1994
(5-day match)
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  • 21 August was scheduled as a rest day.
  • The match was abandoned on the first morning due to post-election curfew imposed because of fear of civil unrest.
  • Two additional One Day Internationals were scheduled to replace this Test match.

3rd Test

26, 27, 28 August 1994
(5-day match)
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71 (28.2 overs)
PB Dassanayake 19* (27)
Waqar Younis 6/34 (14 overs)
357/9 dec (87.5 overs)
Inzamam-ul-Haq 100* (125)
HDPK Dharmasena 4/75 (28.5 overs)
234 (61.3 overs)
HP Tillakaratne 83* (126)
Waqar Younis 5/85 (18 overs)
Pakistan won by an innings and 52 runs
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
Umpires: BC Cooray (SL) and ID Robinson (ZIM)
Player of the match: Waqar Younis (PAK)

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