Teenager Naseem Shah, others help Pakistan outplay Sri Lanka in 2nd Test to win series


KARACHI: Excellent performance by teenager Naseem Shah, Abid Ali and others helped Pakistan outplay Sri Lanka by 263 runs, winning the second Test and as well as the series here on Monday.

By taking five wickets in an inning, Shah has become the youngest bowler to do so in a Test match.

Chasing the target of 476 runs, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 212.

This was the first Test series since the 2009 militant attack on Sri Lankan team that was played on Pakistani soil.

Abid Ali was declared the Man of The Series and the Man of The Match.