Sri Lanka-India clash in tri-series final
With all due respect to Bangladesh, the teams
with the more commanding records were always expected to meet in the
final. After going at each other for the past two months, Sri Lanka
and India clash at the Shere Bangla National Cricket Stadium on
Wednesday, and if recent encounters are any clue, India are the
Sri Lanka youngsters impress Sangakkara
Sri Lanka’s young players have performed well
enough in the tri-series in Bangladesh to convince skipper Kumar
Sangakkara that they are ready to challenge the senior players for
full-time places in the squad.
Lankan Juniors edge out India
Sri Lanka received a huge boost ahead of their
ICC World Cup Under 19 campaign when they edged out favourites India
by seven runs in their second warm up match worked off at
Christchurch, New Zealand yesterday.