Wednesday, 18 May 2022

 

 

LATEST NEWS Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary reviews tribal education projects in Rajouri Regional Conference on 'Bringing Citizens and Government Closer Through Administrative Reforms' concludes Work expeditiously on formulation of action plans for CSSs : Atal Dulloo to officers Horticulture Department conducts auction of Fruit crop DDC Council holds introductory meeting with DC Udhampur Panchayat Dalhori Salyote delegation calls on DC Rajouri Awareness event held to mark World Hypertension Day Dheeraj Gupta reviews Safai Mitra activities and progress of CWBP and CWAP Chief Secretary Ram Subhag Singh reviews preparation of PM visit to Shimla Neena Gupta sheds light on status of her biopic Amarinder Singh reminds Aam Aadmi Party of opposing extension of BSF jurisdiction Neeru Bajwa Shares A Beautiful Video With Appreciation Post. Says, ‘I’m Speechless’ Amarnath pilgrims should have hassle free Darshan : Amit Shah Labour workforce and arhtiyas backbone of State's economic structure: Lal Chand Kataruchak Kartik Aaryan, Kiara Advani visit Delhi's Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ahead of 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2' release Shekhar Suman on 'India's Laughter Champion': It's aimed at making you forget all your worries IPL 2022: We have hunger and desire to help each other, says Delhi Capitals' David Warner Overwhelmed by response to 'Saani Kaayidham', says director Arun Matheswaran MP Patiala Preneet Kaur inaugurates new Park and Dharmshala at Patiala's ward number 54 We knew we had the ability to get a medal, says HS Prannoy DC inaugurates library at DBEE

 

Chandimal, Nissanka, Asalanka fifties help Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe

Sports News, Cricket, Cricketer, Player, Bowler, Batsman, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Pallekele , 17 Jan 2022

Dinesh Chandimal (75), Pathum Nissanka (75) and Charith Asalanka (71) struck fine half-centuries as hosts Sri Lanka chased a stiff target to beat Zimbabwe by five wickets in the first ODI of the three-match series here on Sunday.Sri Lanka playing with a new-looked team in the absence of several players due to injuries, fitness and Covid-19, fought back brilliantly to chase down Zimbabwe's 296/9 in 50 overs built on a superb century by seasoned Sean Williams (100) in the day-night encounter.

Zimbabwe capitalised on a good start of 80 runs provided by Takudzwanashe Kaitano (42) and Regis Chakabva (72) and with Williams blasting 100 off 87 deliveries, posted a stiff target for Sri Lanka.

 The hosts did well to reel in the visitors were cruising at 248/4 before they lost five wickets for 48 runs.Chamika Karunaratne 3-69 was the most successful bowler for Sri Lanka while Jeffrey Vandersay ended with 2-44.The hosts, however, rode on vital contributions by their batsmen  particularly the troika of Chandimal, Nissanka and Aslanka to easily reach 300/5 with nine balls remaining.They got off to a modest start as Missanka and fellow opener Kusal Mendis (26) raised 40 runs for the first wicket. Nissanka then raised another 40 runs for the second wicket with Kamindu Mendis (17), Nissanka was out with the score of 147/3, caught by Chakabva off Sikandar Raza on a review.Chandimal and Charith Asalanka then raised 129 runs for the fourth wicket to virtually seal victory for the hosts. Chandimal was out with the score 276/4 with Sri Lanka needing 20-odd runs to win the match.

Brief scores:Zimbabwe 296/9 in 5o overs (Regis Chakabva 72, Sean Williams 100, Takudzwanashe Kaitano 42; Chamika Karunaratne 3-69, Jeffrey Vandersay 2-44) lost to Sri Lanka 300/5 in 48.3 overs (Pathum Nissanka 75, Dinesh Chandimal 75, Charith Asalanka 71; Richard Ngarava 3-56) by 5 wickets.

 

Tags: Sports News , Cricket , Cricketer , Player , Bowler , Batsman , Sri Lanka , Zimbabwe

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2022 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD