Hambantota to host 2nd ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh despite earlier

Monday, 25 March 2013 - 13:22

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Sri Lanka will host today's one-day international against Bangladesh at the same venue where their first game was disrupted by bees and a blackout.

Sri Lanka Cricket Secretary Nishatha Ranatunga said Saturday's intermittent power failure at the venue, was under investigation, but he was confident of hosting today's game without a hitch.

 

Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets to gain a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

 

After today's game at Hambantota, the two teams move to Pallekele i for their 3rd one-day match on Thursday before a T20, also at Pallekele next Sunday.