India beat Sri Lanka by 168 runs in 4th ODI in Colombo


India beat Sri Lanka by 168 runs to take 4-0 lead in the five-match series on Thursday. After posting a mammoth 375/5, the visitors bundled out the hosts for 207 to register the big win.  Shardul Thakur earned his first ODI wicket as removed Dickwell to give India the first success. Mendis was then run out by KL Rahul’s direct throw. Muniweera was also caught behind the wickets by Dhoni.  Mathews was the only Sri Lanka batsman to provide any resistance and when he fell for 70, it did not long take the innings to fold.  This is Sri Lanka’s biggest loss at home in terms of runs. …

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