India beat Sri Lanka, clinch one-day series

  • Continuing their domination over Sri Lanka, India beat the visitors by six wickets in the third match of the five-match one-day series. 

    India have thus clinched the series with two matches still remaining.

    Mahela Jayawardene led the Sri Lankan attack with a brilliant 118, helping his team put up a total of 243. Umesh Yadav, with figures of 4 for 53, was the pick of the Indian bowlers.

    India's batsmen responded confidently, with Shikhar Dhawan (91) and Virat Kohli (53) ensuring a comfortable victory for the hosts. 


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