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As it happened: Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, Asia Cup

Chasing 254, Afghanistan struggled throughout the innings and were all out for 124 as Sri Lanka registered as 129-run win with a bonus point.

Cricketnext Staff |March 3, 2014, 1:03 PM IST
As it happened: Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, Asia Cup

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TOSS: Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat.

After steamrolling Bangladesh for their first major win over a Test-playing nation, giantkillers Afghanistan would look to continue their flirtation with cricketing history as they take on Sri Lanka.

Buoyed by their spirited effort of taming Bangladesh by 32 runs in their own den at Fatullah, the gutsy team from the strife-torn nation would be eyeing another major upset against Sri Lanka.

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