Twitter reacts as Sri Lanka win ODI sequence vs Australia after 30 years


A protracted wait got here to an finish for Sri Lanka as they registered their first ODIs sequence win over Australia after 30 years by beating the guests by 4 runs in Colombo within the fourth ODI. Australia had gained the opening sport of the sequence, however the hosts gained three video games again to again to seal the sequence 3-1 on Tuesday. 

Charith Asalanka hit his maiden ODI century and rescued Sri Lanka from a top-order collapse earlier than Australia bowled out his aspect for 258. 

The hosts slipped to 34-3 after being put in to bat first, with quick bowlers Pat Cummins, Mitchell Marsh and spinner Matthew Kuhnemann every taking two wickets. However then Asalanka stepped up and rescued his aspect to energy them to a fight-worthy complete. 

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In the course of the chase, it was a David Warner present as he scored 99 earlier than struggling a heartbreaking dismissal. Pat Cummins chipped in with a robust 35 off 43 balls, however he too was dismissed within the penultimate over of the chase.

Australia wanted 19 runs off the ultimate over, and Matthew Kuhnemann virtually pulled off the not possible by slamming Dasun Shanaka for 14 runs within the first 5 balls, however he was caught on the ultimate supply which sealed a memorable sequence win for Sri Lanka. 

Struggling their worst financial disaster since Independence, the Sri Lanka aspect supplied their followers one thing to cheer about in these testing occasions and their followers went berserk on Twitter. 

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Listed below are a few of the finest tweets:

The fifth and last ODI of the sequence will likely be performed on Friday, June 24, after which Australia and Sri Lanka will contest a two-match Check sequence ranging from June 29. 


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