Sri Lanka concludes third day of third test against Pakistan at 228-5

Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews (R) is watched by his teammate Jehan Mubarak (L) as he raises his bat to the crowd after scoring a half-century (50 runs) during the third day  of the third and final Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on July 5, 2015. — AFP

PALLEKELE: Sri Lanka were 228-5 at stumps on day three of the third test against Pakistan at Pallekele on Sunday.
Skipper Angelo Mathews was unbeaten on 77 and Dinesh Chandimal was on 39, with the hosts leading by 291 runs and five wickets in hand.
The tourists added six runs to their overnight score of 209-9 before being dismissed for 215 in the second over of the morning. Sarfraz Ahmed remained unbeaten on 78.
Sri Lanka had scored 278 in their first innings.
The series is tied at 1-1 after Pakistan won the first Test in Galle by 10 wickets and Sri Lanka took the second in Colombo by seven wickets.
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