In the first One Day International, Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by eighty-three runs at Dubai.

Batting first, Pakistan scored 292 runs for the loss of six wickets in stipulated fifty overs.

Babar Azam scored 103 from 131 deliveries and Shoaib Malik made 81 runs on 61 balls and declared player of the match.

Hassan Ali and Rumman Raees both were the main wicket takers from Pakistan's side with 3 each.

In reply, Sri Lanka scored only 209 runs in stipulated overs for the loss of eight wickets.

Pakistan lead the five-match series 1-0.

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