Sri Lanka 254-3 against Pakistan in second Test

DUBAI: Sri Lanka, who won the toss and opted to bat, finished the opening day of the second Test against Pakistan on 254-3 in Dubai on Friday.

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne (133) and skipper Dinesh Chandimal (49) were unbeaten at the crease, having added 118 for an unbroken fourth-wicket stand.

Sri Lanka lead the two-match series 1-0 after winning the first Test by 21 runs in Abu Dhabi.