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India whitewash Sri Lanka

India thrashes Sri Lanka to win 5-0.

India beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the 5th T20 match here in Faridabad to win the series 5-0 and complete a series whitewash. Earlier in the day Indian captain Ajay Reddy won the toss and asked the Sri Lankans to bat first. As it has been a norm in the series the Indian bowlers struck to their line and length and once again restricted the visitors for a below par total of 153/8.

Chasing a small target the Indian opening pair of Deepak Malik and Ajay Reddy were in exceptional form and finished the game with 6 overs to spare. The teams now go to Delhi where they play the first of the 3 match ODI series starting tomorrow.

Brief Scores: Sri Lanka 153/8 in 20 overs.

Desapriya 52, Ajay 2/20

India 154/0 in 14 overs.

Deepak 88*, Ajay 53*

Man of the match: Deepak Malik


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