Sri Lankan team reaches Mohali just in time

After thrashing India in the series opener on Sunday, the Lankan side could not travel to Chandigarh on Monday due to inclement weather, raising speculations on whether it would be able to reach the next destination well before the game.

One-up in the series, Sri Lanka will face India in the second ODI in Mohali on Wednesday.   -  PTI

After being stuck in Dharamsala due to rains, the Sri Lanka side reached Mohali on Tuesday morning for the second ODI.

After thrashing India in the series opener on Sunday, the Lankan side could not travel to Chandigarh on Monday due to inclement weather, raising speculations on whether it would be able to reach the next destination well before the game.

Read: Lankans stranded in Dharamsala due to rain

But with the weather conditions improving, the side took the early morning flight to Chandigarh. “The team members of Sri Lanka left for Chandigarh early in the morning. The weather was improving since last night, and there was no problem for them to reach Chandigarh for the next game,” a top official of Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) told Sportstar.

One-up in the series, Sri Lanka will face India in the second ODI in Mohali on Wednesday.

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