Rain robs India of a win in first colts ‘ODI’ vs Sri Lanka
Put into bat, the visitors posted 301/5 in 50 overs. Three Indian batsmen scored half-centuries as Vijay Zol (76, in pic) and Sanju Samson (58) continued to torment the Lankans. Opener Ankush Bains also chipped in with 59.
In reply, the hosts were 63/1 after 14.1 overs when rain forced the players to go off the field.
The second of three ‘ODIs’ will be played at Kurunegala on Tuesday.
Earlier, the two-match ‘Test’ series ended in a 0-0 draw.
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