Sri Lanka overcome Scotland in rain affected 2nd ODI

Scotland's Kyle Coetzer and Matthew Cross
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Scotland won the toss and decided to bowl against Sri Lanka at the Grange, Edinburgh todayin the 2nd ODI of the series.

Match Summary

Sri Lanka 322-8 (Avishka Fernando 74, Dimuth Karunaratne 77, Kusal Mendis 66, Lahiru Thirimanne 44*; Brad Wheal 3-49, Safyaan Sharif 2-76)

Scotland 199 (Matthew Cross 55, George Munsey 61; Nuwan Pradeep 4-34, Suranga Lakmal 2-55)

Result – Sri Lanka won by 35 runs (DLS Method) 

Scorecard

Put in to bat first, Sri Lanka scored 322-8 with Avishka Fernando 74, Dimuth Karunaratne 77, Kusal Mendis 66 and Lahiru Thirimanne 44* the main run getters and Brad Wheal 3-49 and Safyaan Sharif 2-76 the pick of the bowlers for Scotland.

In a rain interrupted reply, Scotland scored 199, losing by 35 runs (D/L), with Matthew Cross 55 and George Munsey 61top scoring and Nuwan Pradeep 4-34 and Suranga Lakmal 2-55, the main wicket takers for Sri Lanka.

 

Scotland - Matthew Cross(wk), Kyle Coetzer(c), Calum MacLeod, Craig Wallace, George Munsey, Michael Leask, Tom Sole, Safyaan Sharif, Alasdair Evans, Mark Watt, Brad Wheal

Sri Lanka - Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis(wk), Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Jeevan Mendis, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Isuru Udana

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