India wins 3rd ODI against Sri Lanka

India wins 3rd ODI against Sri Lanka

India wins 3rd ODI against Sri Lanka

With Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag scoring centuries, India clinched the 5-match cricket series against Sri Lanka by defeating them by 147 runs in the 3rd ODI on Tuesday. Electing to bat first, India helped by a 221-run stand for the third wicket between Sehwag (116) and Yuvraj (117) scored 363 for 5.

Chasing the huge total, Sri Lanka folded for 216 in 41.4 overs. Kumar Sangakkara made 83 off 82 balls. Left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha claimed 4 for 38.

India has taken a 3-0 lead in the series and both the teams will meet again at Colombo on Thursday for the 4th ODI match.


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