SL beat India in 1st T20; India beat Sri Lanka in Under 19 T20 World Cup


Inexperienced Sri Lanka fast bowlers Kasun Rajitha and Dasun Shanaka took 3 wickets apiece to bundle India out for 101, setting up a 5 wicket victory in the first T20 international last night.

Rajitha, making his international debut dismissed Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane in the first over and also sent back Shikhar Dhawan.

Shanaka, playing only his 2nd match for Sri Lanka, sent back Suresh Raina and captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in one over to dent, India's chances of posting a competitive total.

Meanwhile, India beat Sri Lanka by 97 runs to reach the final of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, where they will face either hosts Bangladesh or West Indies.

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