Goa Khabar: India have beaten Sri Lanka by 8 wickets here in Kolkata to win the 3 match ODI series 3-0 and complete the second whitewash against the Lankans. With this win India have remained unbeaten throughout the home season which also featured England. Batting first Sri Lanka with the help of Desapriya’s 190* posted a mammoth 369/4 on the board.
The target was huge and the Indian openers came out all guns blazing as both Anil Ghariya and Deepak Malik scored centuries to see India through to a comfortable win.
The winners were awarded a cash prize of INR 1 lakh for both T20 series and ODI series. And the runners up were awarded INR 50, 000 for both the series.
Man of the series INR 15000.
The bilateral and triangular match series of the blind cricketers between India, England and Sri Lanka was started on 2nd October 2018. The series was organised by Cricket Association for The Blind in India and Samarthanam Trust. Today was the third and last match of the season played between India and Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka 369/4 in 40 overs.
Chandana Desapriya 190*, Suranga 84, Ajay 2/58
India 370/2 in 34.4 overs.
Deepak 164*, Anil 120, Pathum 2/70
Man of the match: Chandana Desapriya
Man of the series
B1 – SAMAN KUMARA
B2 – AJAY KUMAR REDDY
B3 – CHANDANA DESAPRIYA