Dilshan, Thirimanne fifties lead SL to 256


COLOMBO: Fifties from Dilshan and Thirimanne provided the spine to Sri Lanka to a strong 256 for 9 here on Wednesday, NewsONE reported.


Thirimanne smashed 90 runs in 126 balls. Dilshan scored 50 runs in 59 balls. Middle order batsman Chandimal scored 20 runs in 21 balls.

Mohammad Irfan bagged 3 wickets. Anwar Ali took 2 wickets. While, Rahat Ali, Yasir Shah and Imad Wasim managed to get 1 wicket each.