Third SL-Bangladesh Youth ODI today
The third match of the Youth ODI series between host Sri Lanka and the visiting Bangladesh team will commence today (20) at the Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket Stadium. Sri Lanka have shocked the defending Youth World Cup champions by winning the first two games, and a win today will see them seal the series.
The first match was won by a comfortable 42 runs, but the second was a close call with the Sri Lankans squeezing out a one run win in a thriller. Trinitian Pawan Pathiraja is the leading batter having scored 118 runs (ave. 59.00) in the two matches with two half centuries, while Antonian Traveen Mathew is the leading wicket taker with 6 wickets for 76 runs (ave. 12.67). Sadeesh Jayawardena (St. Joseph’s College Colombo), Sadisha Rajapaksa (Royal College Colombo), Shevon Daniel (St. Joseph’s College Colombo), Jeewaka Shasheen (Devapathiraja College Rathgama), Pawan Pathiraja (Trinity College Kandy)