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Adam Zampa successfully appeals for the wicket of Kusal Mendis

Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, Dambulla

SL seek revival against depleted Australia

Sri Lanka, trailing the ODI series 2-1, without Tillakaratne Dilshan will now take on Australia without Steven Smith, Nathan Coulter-Nile and the recently injured Shaun Marsh in the fourth ODI on Wednesday

Tillakaratne Dilshan is greeted as he walks out to bat in his final ODI

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Imperfect, but this was just the pre-farewell

The fans who flocked to Dambulla for Tillakaratne Dilshan's final ODI were treated to a few memorable glimpses, but the real farewell will come in next month's T20s

George Bailey used the reverse sweep several times

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Bailey hails Warner as 'a natural leader'

George Bailey delivered a glowing appraisal of David Warner's leadership following Australia's two-wicket win in Dambulla, in which Bailey had led the chase

David Warner punches through the off side

Australia in Sri Lanka, 2016

Amid Smith departure polemics, Warner takes the reins

As a number of former and current players criticise Steven Smith for leaving the Sri Lanka tour early, his stand-in as captain, David Warner, has come to his defence

Tillakaratne Dilshan reached a brilliant hundred in the chase

Tillakaratne Dilshan retires

The best from Dilshan's school of unorthodoxy

A love affair with Pallekele and 400-plus nearly razed down in Rajkot: a look back at the Sri Lankan batsman's ODI classics

Tillakaratne Dilshan keeps a pull shot down

Sri Lanka news

Dilshan to retire from ODIs and T20Is

Tillakaratne Dilshan has confirmed he will play his final ODI in Dambulla on Sunday, and his last T20 international in Colombo on September 9

Kusal Mendis celebrates his half-century

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, Colombo (RPS)

Mendis the 'future' of Sri Lanka - Mathews

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has labeled Mendis the future of the national side after the batsman scored his fifth half-century in his ninth ODI during an 82-run win over Australia on Wednesday

Steven Smith tries to take a catch at the boundary

Australia in Sri Lanka 2016

Steven Smith heads home to rest ahead of 2016-17 summer

Australia captain Steven Smith will miss the remainder of the tour of Sri Lanka - three ODIs and two T20Is - as he returns home to rest ahead of the 2016-17 season