Lasith Malinga during Sri Lanka's match. (Source: Twitter)

Fast bowler Lasith Malinga and all-rounder Angelo Mathews are among the ten Sri Lankan players who have opted out of the tour of Pakistan. The tour is scheduled between September 27 and October 9 where the teams will play three ODIs and three T20Is.

The other players are Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya De Silva, Thisara Perera, Akila Dhananjaya, Suranga Lakmal and Dinesh Chandimal. Kusal Mendis is unavailable for selection due to an injury.