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8dThe Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sellout crowd awaits postscript match of the tour

The only T20 between Sri Lanka and South Africa is shoehorned in at the back-end, set to begin less than 48 hours after the last ODI was completed

Akila Dananjaya just bamboozled us - Quinton de Kock (2:09)
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9dAndrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

'He's made of steel' - Mathews on Akila

Sri Lanka's captain was impressed with his lead spinner's ability to bounce back from tough outings in the fifth ODI

Shanaka, Lakmal give Sri Lanka thrilling win (1:22)
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13dESPNcricinfo staff

Malinga snubbed for one-off T20I

Veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga found himself excluded from Sri Lanka's T20I squad, while Binura Fernando got a first call-up in three years

14dThe Report by Firdose Moonda

Lower order, Lakmal end Sri Lanka's losing run

Suranga Lakmal defended seven runs off the final over to cap off Sri Lanka's most inspired showing in the field and best batting performance of the series so far

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17dAndrew Fidel Fernando

We rely too much on our spinners - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka have done some soul-searching after a spate of poor results in ODIs, and identified that they need to become better across a variety of conditions and not just prosper on turning tracks

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