SPORTS DAY: Sri Lanka bet on the bat against Proteas
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Sri Lanka look to improved batting against SA
Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha has targeted an improved batting display from his side as they seek to keep their World Cup semifinal hopes alive with victory over the ailing Proteas on Friday. SA claimed a 5-0 ODI clean-sweep over Sri Lanka at home in March. “The thing I’m looking at is some of the players that are playing tomorrow were not in South Africa, like Angelo [Mathews], he was not there, and Kusal [Perera] did not play in the last few games … Dimuth [Karunaratne] as well,” he said...