Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan in 1995–96

The Sri Lanka national cricket team toured Pakistan from August to October 1995 and played a three-match Test series against the Pakistan national cricket team. Sri Lanka won the Test series 2–1. Sri Lanka were captained by Arjuna Ranatunga and Pakistan by Rameez Raja. In addition, the teams played a three-match Limited Overs International (LOI) series which Sri Lanka won 2–1. Sri Lanka won both series having lost the first match in each.[1]

. . . Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan in 1995–96 . . .

8–11 September 1995
(5-day match)
Scorecard
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459/9d (149 overs)
Inzamam-ul-Haq 95 (216)
WPUJC Vaas 5/99 (29 overs)
186 (62.1 overs)
HP Tillakaratne 44* (109)
Wasim Akram 5/55 (20 overs)
233 (f/o) (80 overs)
A Ranatunga 76 (91)
Aamer Sohail 4/54 (21 overs)
Pakistan won by an innings and 40 runs
Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar
Umpires: BL Aldridge (NZ) and Mahboob Shah (PAK)
Player of the match: Wasim Akram (PAK)
  • Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat.
  • The match was scheduled for five days but completed in four.
  • Ijaz Ahmed jnr and Saqlain Mushtaq (both PAK) made their Test debuts.

. . . Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan in 1995–96 . . .

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