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Sri Lanka close in on win against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka close in on win against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka ended the fourth day of the second Test against Bangladesh needing five wickets to win the match and series, with the visitors still 260 runs away from victory. - File photo

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Sri Lanka ended the fourth day of the second Test against Bangladesh needing five wickets to win the match and series, with the visitors still 260 runs away from victory. Brief scores: Sri Lanka 493/7 decl & 194/9 decl (Karunaratne 66; Taijul 5/72); Bangladesh 251 & 177/5 (Rahim 40; Mendis 3/86).

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