England won the 4th ODI match by 18 runs (DLS method) against Sri Lanka.
Mohammad Abbas, 28, has been Pakistan's most successful bowler since making his Test debut in the West Indies last year.
Adil Rashid and Tom Curran shared seven wickets between them to restrict Sri Lanka to 150-9 in the 21-overs-a-side contest.
Lasith Malinga returned to Sri Lanka ODI squad during the Asia Cup, which was after a gap of one year.
England are currently engaged in an ODI series with hosts Sri Lanka.
Virat Kohli wants batsmen to improve so that India's record at overseas tours could be bettered.
England's 31-run win against Sri Lanka -- on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method -- puts them 1-0 up with three ODIs to play.
England players went out for a jungle safari on their rest day, ahead of the second ODI at Dambulla.
Shane Warne said that Joe Root is England's best player but would be disappointed with his conversion rate when it came to hundreds.
World number one England had handed ODI debuts to fast bowler Olly Stone, 25, and left-arm spinner Liam Dawson, 28, leaving out both Curran brothers.
Jos Buttler said being the number-one ranked one-day side ahead of next year's World Cup on home soil brought its own pressures.
Kuldeep Yadav registered his maiden five-wicket haul in Test cricket as India thrashed the Windies by an innings and 272 runs at Rajkot.
Calling Steve Waugh selfish, Shane Warne said that Douglas Jardine had the courage to change the game's parameters.
South Africa-born Nick Compton played 16 Tests for England, scoring two hundreds.
England will play five one-day internationals, three Tests and a one-off T20 between October 10 and November 27.
India, under talismanic captain Virat Kohli, have new faces in uncapped batsman Mayank Agarwal and fast bowler Mohammed Siraj.
Former Indian Test batsman Sanjay Manjrekar blamed the Indian batsmen for the series loss against England.