They had to register at least two victories in the series against India to seal their berth for the upcoming Cricket World Cup to be held in England and Wales in 2019. The conditions in the third ODI was tremendously helpful for the seam bowlers and a Sri Lankan support staff member told Cricbuzz that the bowlers had already started dressing up when Kapugedera won the toss. However, after the two departed MS Dhoni (49) and Manish Pandey (50) made commendable contribution at the last quarter of the match to stretch the innings to a colossal length.
Angelo Mathews was the best bowler for Sri Lanka with 2/24 in six overs.
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Sri Lanka pace maestro Lasith Malinga has vowed to keep playing worldwide cricket and added that he has no plans to call time on his illustrious career.
Both teams next clash on Sunday in the fifth and final ODI at the very same venue.
Batsman Manish Pandey, left-arm wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav and seamer Shardul Thakur may all have an opportunity in this match, with Kedar Jadhav, Yuzvendra Chahal and Bhuvneshwar Kumar the most likely to make way.
Chris Wood scores on Burnley debut to earn draw
Unfortunately for Burnley , the ball fell straight back at the feet of Ali, who drilled it home for his second goal of the season. But Pochettino insisted: "Wembley wasn't the problem". "We showed a lack of concentration at the end and that is hard to accept".
"It is good for Team India to have so many options". This made their Test Cricket Ranking to a grade up post the Ind v West Indies Cricket and match went off. South Africa, Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand all have two players on this list while all-rounder Abdul Razzaq is the only Pakistan player in the top ten.
In another interesting piece of information, former captain MS Dhoni is all set to play his 300th ODI on Thursday. With 9608 runs from 296 games, the only players above him are Sachin Tendulkar (18,426), Sourav Ganguly (11,221) and Rahul Dravid (10,768).
Murder charge sought over submarine death
Kazuko Toyonaga's headless body was discovered by a taxi driver close to the Copenhagen bay where Miss Wall's remains were found. When Madsen was rescued after his sub had gone down, he told police a few different stories on what happened to Wall .