Sri Lanka registered a historic win by 68 runs against Pakistan in the second day-night Test match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The victory by a margin of 2-0 makes Sri Lankan side the first team to win a Test series in the UAE against Pakistan.
Inspired batting by the opener Dimuth Karunaratne and a superb bowling spell by Dilruwan Perera in the second innings guided Sri Lanka to the famous win.
Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first and Dimuth Karunaratne scoring 196 were able to score 482 in their first innings.
Pakistan were bundled out for 262 and thereby handing Sri Lanka a vital lead of 220 runs. However, Sri Lanka were dismissed for a paltry 96 in the second innings. Pakistan were bowled out for 248 in the second innings Dilruwan Perera bowling superbly. Sri Lanka won by 68 runs.