Zeenews Sports Bureau
Pallekele: Not even a single ball could be bowled at the Pallekele International Stadium as the ground remained covered due to consistent rain.
The two Umpires Steve Davis and Simon Taufel waited till 3:00 pm after which they abandoned the day’s play.
The first day saw some competitive cricket as Pakistan were bundled for just 226 runs in the first innings after which they reduced Sri Lanka to 44/3.
Sri Lanka won the first Test in Galle by 209 runs while the Colombo Test ended in a draw.