Azhar ali is one of he best batsman Pakistan cricket have produced in recent past. He is known for his batting skills. Dubbed as new younis khan and captaining Pakistan cricket team in ODI’s. he is regarded as one of the best test players in cricketing world.
Playing his 44th test match here in pallekele misbah asked azhar ali to bowl some overs as fast bowlers were not as effective as they were for Pakistan in past few years.
Azhar ali was bowling 78th over of Pakistani innings and he took wicket of well settled karunaratatne . ball got edge and went straight into the hands of wicket keeper sarfraz ahmed he fumbled but kept it well in the end.
Karunaratatne went out for well played 130 runs. On very next ball azhar bowled googly which was misread by Prasad and yasir shah took catch of his bowling.