(Reuters) - Factbox on the second test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka, which begins on Thursday:
Dec. 19-23 (10 a.m. local time/0500 GMT)
National Stadium, Karachi (34,228 capacity)
Umpires: Bruce Oxenford (Australia), Joel Wilson (West Indies)
Third umpire: Gregory Brathwaite (West Indies)
Match referee: Jeff Crowe (New Zealand)
World ranking: 8
Captain: Azhar Ali
Team (likely): Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Asad Shafiq, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Usman Shinwari, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah.
World ranking: 6
Coach: Mickey Arthur
Captain: Dimuth Karunaratne
Team (likely): Dimuth Karunaratne, Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper), Vishwa Fernando, Dilruwan Perera, Asitha Fernando, Lahiru Kumara.
PREVIOUS KARACHI TESTS
1982 - Pakistan won by 204 runs
1985 - Pakistan won by 10 wickets
2000 - Pakistan won by 222 runs
2004 - Pakistan won by six wickets
2009 - Match drawn
Compiled by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by Christian Radnedge
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