Updated: 28/03/2013 12:36 | By pa.press.net

Rain forces abandonment in Hambantota



Tillakaratne Dilshan was unbeaten on 10 when the players were forced off due to rain

Tillakaratne Dilshan was unbeaten on 10 when the players were forced off due to rain

The second one-day international between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh has been abandoned due to rain in Hambantota.

Only five overs were bowled with Sri Lanka 33 without loss after they won the toss at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium.

Kusal Perera was unbeaten on 18, while Tillakaratne Dilshan was 10 not out before the rain began to fall at 2.52pm local time and continued until it was abandoned at 6.45pm.

Sri Lanka are 1-0 up in the three-match series, with the final game taking place in Pallekele on Thursday.

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