COLOMBO: An aggressive inning by Ahmed Shehzad, Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal provided the spine to Pakistan to a strong 175 for 5 here on Thursday, NewsONE reported.
Ahmed Shehzad scored 46 runs in 38 balls. Umar Akmal smashed rapid 46 runs in 24 balls. While, Shoaib Malik scored unbeaten 46 runs in 31 balls.
Perera took 2 wickets. While Mathews, Malinga and Fernando managed to get 1 wicket each.