PAK v SL – 1st ODi – Pallekele









Pakistan cricketer Umar Gul (R) celebrates the wicket of Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan (L) during the opening one-day international (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on June 7, 2012. Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene elected to bat after winning the toss.









Sri Lankan cricketer Lahiru Thirimanne plays a shot during the opening one-day international (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on June 7, 2012.









Sri Lankan fans wait as rain stops play during the opening one-day international (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on June 7, 2012.



Sri Lankan cricketer Lasith Malinga (R) celebrates after he dismissed Pakistan cricketer Azhar Ali (L)during the opening one-day international (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on June 7, 2012.













Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi (L) is congratulated by Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (C) & Lasith Malinga after a Pakistan victory on the opening one-day international (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on June 7, 2012. Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the opening one-day international in Pallekele on Thursday to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series