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Under pressure Sri Lanka desperate to level series



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The Sri Lankan team go into the second One-Day International against Bangladesh under intense pressure after the tourists took a 1-0 lead following their massive 90 run win on Saturday here at Dambulla. Today’s game is do or die affair for the Sri Lankans as they have never lost a series to Bangladesh before.

The Sri Lankans conducted an extended training session yesterday lasting for four hours with special emphasis on fielding. Drop catches and misfields have hurt the Sri Lankans in the bilateral series so far and has attracted much criticism. Fielding cost the hosts the second Test as well, which they lost by four wickets at P. Sara Oval, a fortnight ago.

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