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CRICKET: Sri Lanka, India face off at Sabina Park today

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2013 | 8:36 AM

The final match in the Jamaican leg of the West Indies tri-nation series takes place today at Sabina Park with 2013 ICC One-Day champions India facing Sri Lanka.

Both teams will be searching for their first points.

Hosts West Indies are leading the table with nine points after defeating Sri Lanka by six wickets on Friday and India by a wicket yesterday.

India will be without captain MS Dhoni who has been ruled out of the series after he injured his right hamstring during their opener against West Indies.

Virat Kohli will lead India in the remaining matches and Ambati Rayudu has been named Dhoni's replacement.

The tournament will see each team playing each other twice, with the top two teams advancing to the final in Trinidad and Tobago.

Meanwhile, West Indies cricketers are now in Trinidad and Tobago for the second leg of the Series.

The T&T leg, which starts on Friday with West Indies facing India, comprises four matches including the final on July 11.


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