Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - Pakistan progressed to 85-0 at lunch on the third day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Sharjah on Saturday.

Khurram Manzoor was unbeaten on 41 and Ahmed Shehzad was batting on 42 as Pakistan still need another 143 more runs to avoid follow-on after Sri Lanka made 428-9 declared in their first innings.

Sri Lanka lead the three-match series 1-0 after winning the second Test in Dubai by nine wickets.

The first Test ended as a draw in Abu Dhabi. - Sapa-AFP