Sri Lanka clinches tri-series

Kumar Sangakkara cracked a solid 59 runs while Muttiah Muralitharan hammered made 33 runs off 16 balls as...

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Kumar Sangakkara cracked a solid 59 runs while Muttiah Muralitharan hammered made 33 runs off 16 balls as <?xml:namespace prefix="st1" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"?><country-region w:st="on">Sri Lanka</country-region> clinched a thrilling two wicket victory over <country-region w:st="on"><place w:st="on">Bangladesh</country-region> in the tri-series final in Mirpur.

<place w:st="on"><country-region w:st="on">Sri Lanka </country-region>had a terrible start when they lost five wickets for six runs.

At the fall of the fifth wicket it was the lowest score in the history of the one-day game before surpassing <country-region w:st="on"><place w:st="on">Bangladesh</country-region>’s total of 152 runs with 11 balls to spare.