Third One-day International

†INDIA v SRI LANKA 1982-83

At Bangalore, September 26. India won by six wickets to make a clean sweep of the one-day series. Sri Lanka's innings was sustained by another century from Dias, a sparkling effort of 121 off 144 balls with eleven 4s. But the dazzling batsmanship of Srikkanth paved the way for an easy Indian win with 10.4 overs to spare. Srikkanth's partnership of 119 runs in 18.3 overs with Vengsarkar for the second wicket overran the Sri Lankan attack.

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