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Bad light stops play in Hambantota

2014-12-03 13:03
Tillakaratne Dilshan (AP Photo)
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The Australian cricket team, dignitaries and legends of the game mourned in Macksville, News South Wales on Wednesday as 25-year-old Phillip Hughes was laid to rest in his hometown.

Hambantota - Bad light caused by dark, threatening clouds stopped play after just two overs in the third one-day international between England and Sri Lanka in Hambantota on Wednesday.

Sri Lanka, who elected to bat, were 6-1 with Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara at the crease.

Kusal Perera was caught at point by Eoin Morgan off Chris Woakes for nought in the second over.

Sri Lanka hold a 2-0 lead in the seven-match series.


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