In a setback to Pakistan ahead of the Test Series, Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has been slapped with a one-match ban by the ICC. The Pakistani Skipper has been found guilty of slow over-rate by three overs during the 5th ODI at Colombo. His teammates received a 40% fine of their match fees from ICC Referee Chris Broad.
Sri Lanka have today announced a 15-man squad for the First Test against Pakistan to be played at Galle from the 22nd of this month. Following their superb performances in the just concluded ODI Series, Thisara Perera and Nuwan Kulasekara have been included in the Test Squad.