PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) Opener Dimuth Karunarane was the only batsman to handle Pakistan legspinner Yasir Shah as he notched his second century in leading Sri Lanka to 272-8 at stumps on the first day of the third test on Friday.
Karunaratne saw off a difficult period in the morning when Pakistan's seamers had lot of help from the pitch. After opener Kaushal Silva fell with the total on 15, he added 91 runs for the second wicket with Upul Tharanga. The left-hander met Yasir confidently, but he was the only one on his team. (MORE)