PESHAWAR, 18 October: The third match of the five-match ODI series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be played in Abu Dhabi today (Wednesday).

The match will begin at 4:00pm (PST). Pakistan are leading the series 2-0 and victory in today’s match will seal the series for them. Sri Lanka will also be desperate to win today’s match and keep the series alive. Sri Lanka are currently on a nine-match losing streak in the ODI, their worst in the last 30 years.

Seven matches have been played between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi out of which Pakistan have won five and Sri Lanka won two.

Pakistan had defeated Sri Lanka in the first ODI by 83 runs and in the second ODI by 32 runs.

Pakistan are likely to field the same team that won the first two ODIs.