(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga won the toss and put Pakistan in the first match of the five-game ODI series at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday.
Sri Lanka had won both the matches in the two-Test series that ended last Tuesday.
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed decided to go with Ahmed Shehzad in place of the rested Azhar Ali.
Ahmed Shehzad, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Mohammed Hafeez, Safraz Ahmed (captain), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hassan Ali, Rumman Raees, Junaid Khan
Upul Tharanga (captain), Niroshan Dickwella, Lahiru Thirimanna, MiLinda Siriwardana, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Jeffery Vandersay, Akila Dhananjaya, Lahiru Gamage.