Pallekele: Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene elected to bat after winning the toss against Pakistan in the second one-day international in Pallekele on Saturday.

The tourists lead 1-0 in the five-match series following their six-wicket win in the opening one-dayer on Thursday.

Pakistan made one change as they brought in debutant paceman Rahat Ali in place of injured Mohammad Sami, while Sri Lanka retained the side.

Teams:


Sri Lanka:
Mahela Jayawardene (Capt.), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga, Kumar Sangakkara, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Lasith Malinga, Rangana Herath.

Pakistan:
Misbah-ul-Haq (Capt.), Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Sarfraz Ahmed, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal, Sohail Tanvir, Rahat Ali.

Umpires:
Ruchira Palliyaguruge (SRI) and Paul Reiffel (AUS).

(Agencies)