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Pakistani cricket team in Sri Lanka in 2014
The Pakistan national cricket team toured Sri Lanka in August 2014 to play a two-match Test series against the Sri Lankan national cricket team followed by a three-match series of One Day Internationals (ODI). Sri Lanka won the Test series 2–0 and the ODI series 2–1.
The Test series was the final Test series for Sri Lankan batsmen Mahela Jayawardene after he announced his retirement from Test cricket in order to focus on One Day cricket until the 2015 Cricket World Cup.
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One-day: Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI v Pakistanis
20 August 2014
Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI
325/7 (50 overs)
290/8 (46.2 overs)
- Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI won the toss and elected to bat
- Pakistani innings stopped at 46.2 overs due to bad light
6–10 August 2014
- Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat
- Rain reduced day 3 to 46 overs
14–18 August 2014
- Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bat.
- Sarfraz Ahmed (Pak) scored his first century in Tests.
- This was final test match for Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka).
23 August 2014
275/7 (45 overs)
277/6 (44.5 overs)
- Pakistan won the toss and elected to field.
- Rain reduced match to 45 overs
26 August 2014
310/9 (50 overs)
233 (43.5 overs)
- Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.
30 August 2014
102 (32.1 overs)
104/3 (18.2 overs)
- Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat.
- Match reduced to 48 overs per side due to rain. Sri Lanka set a target of 101 to win.
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