Pakistan is all set to tour Sri Lanka after 7 years during July, 2022. Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka is good gesture as Pakistan and Sri Lanka always enjoyed good camaraderie and helped each other in tougher times when it comes to cricket.
Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka 2022 Schedule
Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka 2022 initially comprises of two test matches and three one day international but later on ODI series scrapped off as it was not part of ICC World Super League.
Now both rivals will feature in two test matches starting from July 16, 2022 at Galle. Colombo will host the second test match on July 24, 2022. One 3 –day warm-up match is also scheduled to acclimatize visitors to the conditions.
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Fixtures 2022
|Date||Days||Match Details||Venue||Local Time|
|Jul 11 – Jul 13||Mon-Wed||3-day Warm-up Match||TBC||10:00 am|
|Jul 16 – Jul 20||Sat-Wed||1st Test Match||Galle International Stadium, Galle||10:00 am|
|Jul 24 – Jul 28||Sun-Thu||2nd Test Match||R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||10:00 am|
Squads for Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka 2022
With not t20 franchise cricket leagues during July 2022 other than Vitality Blast 2022 we can expect full strength squads from both teams.
Pakistan Squad vs Sri Lanka 2022
Pakistan have recalled their players who were part of Vitality Blast and playing County season in England and announced full strength side under leadership of Babar Azam. Sarafarz Ahmed, Naseem Shah, Shan Masood and Yasir Shah has been recalled whereas all-rounder Salman Ali Agha get his maiden test call up for Pakistan team.
Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (vice-captain, wicketkeeper), Abdullah Shafique, Azhar Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Nauman Ali, Salman Ali Agha, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Afridi, Shan Masood, Yasir Shah.
Sri Lanka Squad vs Pakistan 2022
After impressive performance against Australia Prabath Jayasuria have been retained in the squad to face Pakistan whereas as uncapped spinner at test level Dunith Nethmika Wellalage have also been retained. Praveen Jayawickrama nd Lasith Embuldeniya failed to hold on to their spots.
Dimuth Karunaratne (capt), Pathum Nissanka, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kamindu Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Ramesh Mendis, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Vishwa Fernando, Asitha Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka, Prabath Jayasuriya, Dunith Wellalage, Jeffrey Vandersay
Sri Lankan team currently playing against Australia and will announce their squad later once they finish this series.
Sri Lanka vs Pakistan Live Streaming
|Country / Region||TV Channel||Live Streaming|
|Pakistan||PTV Sports||PTV Sports Website|
|India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh,||Sony Sports Network||SonyLiv|
|United Kingdom||Sky Sports||Sky Go|
|United States of America||Willow TV||Willow TV|
|Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka||Sony Sports Network||SonyLiv|
|Australia||Fox Sports||Foxsports Digital, Kayo Sports|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports NZ||Talk Sports|
|Middle East||BeIn Sports|