Sri Lanka win second T20 by 72 runs to clinch series
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Sri Lanka win second T20 by 72 runs to clinch series

Sri Lanka took an unassailable 2-0 lead over Afghanistan in the three-match T20I series as they beat visitors by 72 runs in the second T20I on Monday (February 19) at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla. After being put in to bat first, the hosts posted a massive score of 187/6 in their allotted 20…

Asalanka, Hasaranga flatten Afghanistan to seal series for Sri Lanka
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Asalanka, Hasaranga flatten Afghanistan to seal series for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s middle order led by Charith Asalanka piled on a second successive 300-plus total following which Afghanistan imploded in their chase, as the hosts secured a 155-run win in the second ODI in Pallekele, and with it the three-match series with one game still to go. In chase of the 309-run target set by…

Commonwealth Games medallist Nethmi Ahinsa Poruthotage: “Wrestling provided me with a new direction in life for which I am so grateful”
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Commonwealth Games medallist Nethmi Ahinsa Poruthotage: “Wrestling provided me with a new direction in life for which I am so grateful”

In an Olympics.com exclusive, the Sri Lankan reveals how freestyle wrestling made her healthy, why she had to train in a temple, and how she won a Commonwealth Games bronze medal after four years of training on sawdust and sand. Read the full story in Olympics.com >>