Series loss exposes Sri Lanka's top-order issues

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In the first ODI, it had been Sri Lanka's top-order batting that failed most dramatically, with five wickets falling before the ninth over. In the second ODI, Sri Lanka's poor catching had helped decide the match, with captain Angelo Mathews later describing his team's fielding...

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So what are we saying! We cant bat, cant bowl and cant field!! Certainly seems that way considering our recent record. SA don't even have their best spinner in Tahir on tour and beating us easy on all fronts. There is not even a semblance of a competition and we are playing at home.

We are still talking about fielding! Does anyone remember we were talking about fielding before the 2015 WC? We have changed coaches multiple times since and still we cannot field properly.

Our main wicket taking option is Akila who has played just 20 one dayers and a handful of test. Anyone recall our main wicket taker in the 2015 WC? The fact we are going no where is not an accident but a reflection of our cricket administration.

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