Angelo Mathews declared fit for ODI series decider against India

first_imgSri Lanka all-rounder Angelo Mathews has been declared fit after recovering from cramps for the winners-take-all contest of the one day international series against India on Sunday. The three-match series is currently locked at 1-1 with the decider being played ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium at Visakhapatnam.Mathews suffered cramps during his unbeaten 111 — his second hundred in the 50-over format — in the second match at Mohali on Wednesday. He bowled and batted without any problem in the training session ahead of the last ODI.”Angelo Mathews has recovered from cramps, he suffered at the end of the last game. He bowled as well as batted in the nets today. All our 15 members are fit and available for selection,” Sri Lanka team manager Asanka Gurusinha said on Friday.The islanders had a training session that lasted a little over three hours.Meanwhile, the Indian team called off their optional training session scheduled for later in the day.Sri Lanka won the opener in Dharamsala by seven wickets and then the hosts rode on skipper Rohit Sharma’s historic third ODI double century to clinch the second tie.(Courtesy: IANS)last_img

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