SL vs AUS: Australia achieved the target of 161 runs against Sri Lanka with 63 balls remaining.© AFP
Sri Lanka v Australia, Fifth ODI Highlights:Australia beat Sri Lanka by 4 wickets in the fifth and final ODI between the two sides at the R. Primadasa Stadium in Colombo on Friday. The win helped the visitors end the already lost series 2-3. It was the Australian bowlers who made it clear that day that Sri Lanka were out for a paltry 160. The batsmen failed to go. Josh Hazelwood, Matthew Cohenman and Pat Cummins took two wickets each while Glenn Maxwell and Cameron Green took one wicket each. During the chase, Australia struggled 50/3 but Alex Kerry’s unbeaten 45 helped them reach home comfortably. Sri Lanka’s Danth Village was selected from the bowlers with a score of 3/42, while Mahesh Thekshana returned with a score of 2/26. (Scorecard)
The playing XI of the sides are:
Sri Lanka: Danushka Ganathilaka, پتھم نسانکا, Fourth Asalanka, Kosal Mendes (wk), Dinesh Chandimal, داسن شاناکا (c), glowing coronary, Dunith WellalagePramod Madhushan, From Jeffrey Venders, Mahesh Thakshna.
Here are the highlights of the 5th ODI between Sri Lanka and Australia, live from the R. Primadasa Stadium in Colombo.
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