Pakistan opted to Bowl First.
Pakistan won the toss and elected to field first against Sri Lanka in group B match of the ICC Champions Trophy playing at Cardiff, London. The winning team will qualify for the semi finals in the tournament.
Players for Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews (captain), Niroshan Dickwella (wicket-keeper), Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Asela Gunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Pradeep.
Players for Pakistan: Sarfraz Ahmed (wicket-keeper/captain), Azhar Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Fahim Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir, Junaid Khan and Hasan Ali.