However, small contributions from all the middle order batsmen guided
Pacer Lasith Malinga and occasional spinner Thilina Kandamby shared 2 wickets each for
Kapugedera remained not out at 55, while Kandamby got out for 35. The third highest score in Sri Lankan innings is 20 which came from Kulasekara.
Nehra, who has just returned after recovering from injury, was in dominating form in the game. The left arm pacer picked up 4 wickets including those of Sangakkara, Jayawardene and Matthews. Zaheer Khan and Jadeja bagged 2 wickets each.
In Asia Cup 2008, Sri Lankan defeated