Sri Lanka overcome Scotland in rain affected 2nd ODI
Scotland won the toss and decided to bowl against Sri Lanka at the Grange, Edinburgh todayin the 2nd ODI of the series.
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)
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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