India will chase top spot in the World Cup group stage on Tuesday against a Bangladesh team who must win to keep their hopes of qualification alive.
Avishka Fernando’s 104 trumped Nicholas Pooran’s 118 as Sri Lanka held on for a tense 23-run victory over the West Indies in front of watching pop star Rihanna at Chester-le-Street.
Aaron Finch blasted a national World Cup record 153 as Australia set Sri Lanka 335 for victory at The Oval.
Bangladesh will be aiming to keep up their unexpectedly encouraging World Cup form against Sri Lanka on Tuesday.
New Zealand scraped a nervy World Cup win over Bangladesh as Ross Taylor marked his 400th international match with a crucial half-century.
Sri Lanka emerged from the ruins of a spectacular batting collapse to kick-start their World Cup campaign by beating Afghanistan in Cardiff.
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